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Victims of Turkish attack laid to rest in Makhmur

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. ...
Victims of Turkish attack laid to rest in Makhmur - ANF

Kurdistan: Over 100 Men Committed Suicide in 2018, Five Killed by Spouses

BAS News - 2019-01-05 20:00
ERBIL - At least five men have been killed by their wives or with the help of the spouses’ relatives in Kurdistan Region in 2018 only, while another 115 committed suicide, the Kurdistan Men’s Union said on Saturday. The local organization revealed during ...

Another Kurdish Porter Freezes to Death in KRG-Iran Border Areas

BAS News - 2018-12-18 22:11
ERBIL - Another Kurdish porter, also known as Kolber, has frozen to death in the Kurdistan Region border areas, a monitoring group said on Tuesday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported that the Kurdish porter lost his life due to cold weather in ...

3 civilians killed by Turkish airstrikes in Shengal laid to rest

ANF - 2018-12-18 20:29
Three civilians from Kobanê who were killed by Turkish airstrikes on Shengal on December 13, were laid to rest in Kobanê. ...

YPG: Two fighters of ours were martyred in Turkish attack

ANF - 2018-12-17 17:16
YPG announced the martyrdom of two fighters in the attacks of the Turkish state. ...

YBŞ: We will not bow to the Turkish state’s attacks

ANF - 2018-12-17 14:07
According to YBŞ figures, three civilians were killed in the Turkish army's air raid on Shengal last week. ...

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. ...

First images from the scene of Turkish air raid in Makhmur

ANF - 2018-12-14 15:05
Turkish warplanes struck Makhmur and Shengal in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq, territory last night. ...

Images from the funeral in Makhmur

ANF - 2018-12-14 13:34
Images by ANF from the funeral for four women who were massacred by Turkish airstrikes in Makhmur last night. ...

People of Makhmur protest Turkish attack and march to UN office

ANF - 2018-12-14 13:34
Thousands gathered in the ceremony area started to march to the UN building at the entrance of the camp to protest the UN. ...

People of Makhmur flock to the funeral of Turkish attack victims

ANF - 2018-12-14 11:58
Four women lost their life as result of Turkish bombardment in Makhmur last night. ...

Identities of four women killed by Turkey in Makhmur announced

ANF - 2018-12-14 09:14
Last night’s strikes by Turkish aircraft killed 4 women from Makhmur, 3 of them from the same family. ...

First footage from Makhmur after Turkish attack

ANF - 2018-12-14 09:14
Turkish attack on Makhmur killed four people. ...

French YPG fighter Farid Medjahed laid to rest in Marseille

ANF - 2018-12-09 15:56
"On the side of the Kurds, he has participated in their fight for humanity," said the father of French YPG fighter. ...

Bombing Targets Commander of Turkish Allies in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-12-09 09:07
ERBIL — An improvised explosive device (IED) was detonated at a vehicle carrying a commander for the Turkish-backed Syrian rebels in the Kurdish town of Afrin, northwest Syria, a monitoring group reported on Sunday. The attack occurred on the road betwee ...

Kurdistan: 37 Women Killed in 9 Months

BAS News - 2018-11-25 11:05
ERBIL — At least 37 women have been killed across the Kurdistan Region in the past nine months, according to the data from the Directorate of Elimination of Violence against Women. The record demonstrates that another 54 women committed suicide in appare ...

Families of Martyrs Offers condolences to Martyrs’ Families of Internal Security

SDF Press - 2018-11-18 20:01
The Office of Families of Martyrs in SDF offered condolences to the families of the martyrs of the Internal Security Forces, Ali al-Sayel and Ali al-Duraie, in a ceremony attended by members of the local councils and the women’s council. The ceremony bega ...

The fourth Martyr “Hawker” festival of the Tigris and Euphrates begins in Tabqa city

SDF Press - 2018-11-16 11:06
Tabqa- in Tabqa city, the fourth festival of Martyr “Hawker” of culture and art launched in the culture and art center in Tabqa city, attended by members of Tabqa democratic civil administration of and delegations from the cities of Kobany, Qamishli, the ...