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Prosecutor demands 10-yrs jail in new case against Demirtas

Prosecutor demands 10-yrs jail in new case against Demirtas

Rûdaw - 2018-12-12 20:54
Demirtas is facing new charge of managing a terror organization ...
Prosecutor demands 10-yrs jail in new case against Demirtas - Rûdaw

Netflix to let viewers choose their own ending in new series of Black Mirror later this year | South China Morning Post

SCMP - 2019-01-08 22:07

Iran FM attends think tank forum in New Delhi

Waar Media - 2019-01-08 09:24
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif spoke to Indian scholars in New Delhi on Tuesday in an address that was off the record. Zarif’s participation in the event, organised by the Indian Council of World Affairs think tank, forms part of his three ...

Amed.. Curfew Has Been Announced in 10 Villages

Waar Media - 2019-01-07 17:00
WAAR-DUHOK: Curfew has been announced in 10 villages of Amed (Diyarbakir) province; with the starting of new operations against PKK. “Curfew has been announced in 10 Amed villages; the reason behind the curfew is starting the operations against PKK in th ...

KDP Calls on Parties to Avoid Irrelevant Topics In New Gov. Formation Process

BAS News - 2019-01-02 22:07
ERBIL - The ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has called on all Kurdish parties to not delay the establishment of a new government in Erbil, arguing that other irrelevant topics should not be included in the new cabinet's formation talks. Talking a ...

Barzani Wishes for Peace in New Year’s Eve Message

BAS News - 2018-12-31 16:07
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan, Masoud Barzani has wished for peace and stability across the region and beyond in the upcoming year. “Happy New Year to all. It is my hope that the upcoming year brings more stability an ...

10 Conflicts to Watch in 2019

International Crisis Group - 2018-12-28 15:02
As U.S. leadership of the international order fades, more countries are seeking to bolster their influence by meddling in foreign conflicts. In this new era of limit testing, Crisis Group’s President Robert Malley lists the Ten Conflicts to Watch in 2019 ...

New traffic rules in ‘Graphene City’

Waar Media - 2018-12-26 09:42
Topological control of electrons means future electronic roadways are now possible In the drive to find new ways to extend electronics beyond the use of silicon, physicists are experimenting with other properties of electrons, a team led by Penn State pr ...

Bloomberg: Trump Courts Catastrophe in Syria Islamic State is not defeated, and a U.S. withdrawal would be an abandonment of Kurdish allies.

Justice for Kurds - 2018-12-21 06:23
President Donald Trump is on the verge of making a spectacularly bad decision. The White House is soon expected to announce its plans to remove the 2,000 U.S. troops now serving in northeastern Syria. This is not totally unexpected. Trump ran for presiden ...

The EU announced €20M in support for UNESCO to revive the Old City of Mosul

The Global Coalition - 2018-12-20 13:59
The EU announced €20M in support for UNESCO to revive the Old City of Mosul L’article The EU announced €20M in support for UNESCO to revive the Old City of Mosul est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Christians and Turkmen vie for top jobs in new KRG

Rûdaw - 2018-12-16 03:57
They are calling for "real participation in the government" ...

Masoud Barzani highlights improved Baghdad relations, reforms in new KRG cabinet

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-12 23:31

Prisoners Break Jail in Sulaimaniya

BAS News - 2018-12-12 22:07
ERBIL - A number of prisoners have broken a prison in Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province, and the security forces are trying to catch and bring them back. According to the information BasNews has obtained, the prisoners have escaped to the district ...

Erdogan announces new operation against YPG in Syria ‘within days’

The Defense Post - 2018-12-12 17:46
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned he will launch a new operation in Syria within days against the YPG risking renewed tensions with the US The post Erdogan announces new operation against YPG in Syria ‘within days’ appeared first on The Defen ...

Gorran to request deputy PM and VP posts in new KRG: sources

Rûdaw - 2018-12-12 12:45

Strasbourg shooting: 'I heard gunshots'

BBC - 2018-12-12 00:21
Two people have been killed and 10 others wounded in a shooting in the eastern French city of Strasbourg, officials say. ...

KDP ready to be kingmaker in new Kurdistan Regional Government

Rûdaw - 2018-12-11 11:08

New phase in the plan to invade Southern Kurdistan

ANF - 2018-12-10 15:05
The AKP-MHP led Turkish state is encouraging settlements in Kirkuk and a multi-clash state in the new phase of the plan to invade Bashure Kurdistan. ...

NZ police find body in backpacker search

BBC - 2018-12-10 00:11
Officers in New Zealand have been searching for 22-year-old British tourist Grace Millane. ...

Top 10 farm systems in MLB | MLB.com

MLB - 2018-12-09 10:13

Not-guilty pleas entered in Pratt case involving killing of pregnant woman | The Wichita Eagle

Kansas - 2018-12-07 23:43