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Serdem Library opened in refugee camp in Shehba

Serdem Library opened in refugee camp in Shehba

ANF - 2018-12-12 11:43
The library has now three thousand books, mostly regarding politics, economics, philosophy, sociology, but also novels, stories and dictionaries. Books are in Arabic, Kurdish and English languages. ...
Serdem Library opened in refugee camp in Shehba - ANF

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Exhibition of children opens in Shehba

ANF - 2019-01-03 09:40
The exhibition called "Return to Afrin" has opened in Til Susin in Shehba. ...

Cultural and Art Centre opened in Fafîn, Shehba

ANF - 2019-01-02 09:58
Yet another Cultural and Art Centre has opened in the Shehba region. ...

New group takes over hunger strike in Maxmur

ANF - 2018-12-25 11:11
A new group has taken over the hunger strike held in the Maxmur Refugee Camp to break the isolation and achieve Ocalan’s freedom. ...

Israeli forces killed a Palestinian teen during Ramallah demonstration

Waar Media - 2018-12-15 19:14
Mahmoud Nakhleh, 18, was shot in the abdomen during a protest against the Israeli army in the al-Jalazun refugee camp. A Palestinian teenager has been killed by Israeli forces in Ramallah city. The Palestinian Ministry of Health identified the deceased a ...

Bombing a refugee camp with jets

ANF - 2018-12-15 09:40
Following the invasion threats against Northern and Eastern Syria, the Makhmur Refugee Camp and Shengal were attacked with fighter jets. ...

Turkish attacks on Makhmur and Shengal protested all over Europe

ANF - 2018-12-14 20:45
Kurds and their friends are taking to the streets in protest at Thursday’s Turkish airstrikes against a village in Shengal town and the Makhmur Refugee Camp under UN protection in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Victims of Turkish attack laid to rest in Makhmur

ANF - 2018-12-14 15:17
Four women killed by Turkish air raid on Makhmur Refugee Camp last night, have been laid to rest. ...

Health care in the Avrîn hospital in Shehba despite embargo

ANF - 2018-12-10 12:28
At the Avrîn Hospital in Shehba, 20,000 patients from Afrin are treated on a monthly basis. ...

13-Jähriger bei Minenexplosion in Shehba getötet

ANF - 2018-12-10 01:23
In einem Dorf im nordsyrischen Kanton Shehba ist ein 13-jähriger Junge aus Efrîn bei der Explosion einer vom IS hinterlassenen Mine ums Leben gekommen. Ein 16-Jähriger wurde verletzt. ...

Mine explosion in Shehba kills 13-year-old from Afrin

ANF - 2018-12-09 20:05
In a village in the northern Syrian canton of Shehba, a 13-year-old boy from Afrin died and a 16-year-old was injured in the explosion of a mine left behind by the ISIS. ...

Cultural events in Shehba region

ANF - 2018-12-08 10:43
The Afrin Culture and Arts Council is going at great length to organise cultural events for refugees in Shehba camps. ...

Democratic Idea Library opens in Hesekê

ANF - 2018-12-07 14:43
"We will try to spread the idea and philosophy of the leader with this library.” ...

Shooting at Wedding Kills, Wounds 20 in Iran’s Kermanshah

BAS News - 2018-12-06 09:24
ERBIL — At least 20 people were killed or injured after a man opened fire at the people celebrating at a wedding party on Wednesday in Iranian Kurdish province of Kermanshah. Media reports stated that two people had a quarrel at the party before one of t ...

New International Border Crossing to Be Opened in Halabja

BAS News - 2018-12-05 13:57
ERBIL — Preparations are underway to finalize the decision to establish a new international border crossing between Kurdistan Region’s Halabja province and Iran, an official said. “A delegation from Iraqi Board of Border Crossings visited Pishte gate in ...

KRG Confirms BasNews Report of Possible Opening of Representation Office in Turkey

BAS News - 2018-12-01 13:58
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has confirmed a previous report by BasNews which revealed that its representation office will possibly be opened in Turkey. Earlier on 24 November, a source from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) r ...

Polls open in Bahrain with Shiite opposition absent from ballot

Waar Media - 2018-11-25 00:57
WAAR(DUHOK): Polls opened in Bahrain on Saturday to elect a new parliament with opposition absent from the process. 40 seats in Bahrain’s lower house of parliament and 30 seat in municipal council are up for election, with runoffs being held next month. ...