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Australia consulate scares: Man arrested over suspicious packages

Australia consulate scares: Man arrested over suspicious packages

BBC - 2019-01-10 00:25
The man sent 38 suspicious parcels to foreign missions in three cities, police say. ...
Australia consulate scares: Man arrested over suspicious packages - BBC

Duhok: Four People Arrested over Looting Archeological Objects

BAS News - 2019-01-31 23:20
ERBIL - Security forces in the Kurdistan Region's Duhok province announced on Thursday the arrest of a group of four people over looting the archeological objects in the area. Hemin Sleman, a spokesperson for Duhok Police, pointed out that the four suspe ...

Four Civilians Arrested in Piranshahr

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-31 02:00
Following the arrest of civilians in various cities of Kurdistan, four other civilians from Piranshahr were arrested by security forces on the charge of cooperating with Kurdish opposition parties over the past two weeks. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (K ...

Head of Customs Checkpoints Between Erbil and Kirkuk Arrested over Corruption

BAS News - 2019-01-30 22:58
ERBIL - Baghdad has arrested the head of the customs checkpoints between the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk and Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil, Iraq's Board of Integrity said in a statement on Wednesday. The checkpoints, the main aim of which was ...

Gunman kills five people in bank in Sebring, Florida

BBC - 2019-01-24 01:58
The gunman is arrested after barricading himself and killing five people in the branch, police say. ...

Man 'arrested for stealing his own car' wins settlement

BBC - 2019-01-24 01:01
Illinois police arrested Lawrence Crosby for theft but it turned out to be his own car. ...

Iran Denies Links to Afghan Man Arrested over Espionage in Germany

BAS News - 2019-01-20 10:37
ERBIL — The Islamic Republic of Iran on Saturday denied any ties to an Afghan-German man who is held in Germany suspected of spying for Tehran. “While denying any link to this supposed individual ...we are not surprised to hear such news amid baseless se ...

Man Charged in Rape of a 2-Year-old Girl: 10 Years in Prison

BAS News - 2019-01-15 14:29
ERBIL — A court in Garmiyan administration of Kurdistan has issued a 10-year imprisonment sentence for a man charged over the rape of a 2-year-old girl. In an official statement, Garmiyan-Kirkuk Criminal Court revealed that the man was an Arab resident o ...

98% disabled Kurdish man arrested in Mardin

ANF - 2019-01-11 14:12
Serdal Yildirim, who is 98% disabled, has been arrested after his 12 year sentence was approved. ...

The self-administration handed over the arrested Kazakhstani ISIS members to their country

SDF Press - 2019-01-07 19:55
The democratic self-administration in north east of Syria, with the attendance of SDF commanders, handed over 5 terrorists, 11 women and 30 children of ISIS arrested members who have Kazakhstani nationality to their country’s government, the process took ...

Sibe PDK û YNK li Silêmanîyê dicivin

Waar Media - 2019-01-06 12:31
WAAR_Duhok: Biryare sibe gereka nû ya gotûbêjên pêkanîna hikumetê destpêbike û PDK û YNK li Silêmanîyê bicivin. Lemya Resûl peyamnêra WAARê li Silêmanyê ragihand; Sibe şandên danûstandkar yên PDKê û YNK dê li Silêmanîyê bicivin û berdewamîyê bi danûstand ...

Silêman Oso: Yekrêziya Kurd a demokrat dikare zemîna baweriyê bide cîhanê

K24 - 2019-01-06 06:07
Sekreterê Partiya Yekîtî ya Kurdistanê – Sûriyê Silêman Oso ...

The Secretary of National Unity Party in Kurdistan Arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-06 02:01
Farhad Mohammadi, a lawyer and secretary of the National Unity Party in Kurdistan, was arrested by security forces after being summoned to the Ministry of Intelligence office in Sanandaj and transferred to the Intelligence Detention Centre in Sanandaj. A ...

Trump'ın Ulusal Güvenlik Danışmanı Bolton Rojava’yı ziyaret edecek

KRDnews - 2019-01-05 22:30
Trump'ın Ulusal Güvenlik Danışmanı Bolton Rojava’yı ziyaret edecek Gabar Yılmaz 05/01/2019, Ct - 13:39 ...

US deploys 80 troops over possible violence in DRC

Waar Media - 2019-01-05 14:00
U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that 80 military personnel have been deployed to Gabon due to the possibility of violent demonstrations in nearby Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) over its recent presidential elections. In a letter to congressio ...

Li Mûşê mij û dûman û sermayê li ser jiyanê kartêkirineke neyînî dike

Waar Media - 2019-01-04 12:15
WAAR_Duhok: Li Mûşê mij û dûman û sermayê li ser jiyanê kartêkirineke neyînî dike. Li bajêr hewa di bin sifirê da heta 5 pileyê daket. Heywanên kovî yên li herêmê dijîn ji bo dîtina xwarinê zehmetî kişand. The post Li Mûşê mij û dûman û sermayê li ser ji ...

Three Environmental Activists Arrested in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-03 02:00
Three environmental activists, members of the Kurdistan branch of National Unity Party in Kamyaran, were arrested by security forces and transferred to an unknown location on Monday, December 31. A reliable source in Kamyaran told Kurdistan Human Rights N ...

Liverpool 5-1 Arsenal: Roberto Firmino Fires Reds Nine Points Clear

Waar Media - 2018-12-30 11:53
Roberto Firmino scored a hat-trick as Liverpool surged nine points clear at the top of the Premier League with a thumping 5-1 victory over Arsenal at Anfield. With Tottenham having lost to Wolves earlier in the day, it looked like Arsenal might do their ...

Two arrested over London airport drone disruption: police

Gulan Media - 2018-12-22 18:40

Ex-Associates of Michael Flynn Arrested over Illegal Turkish Lobbying | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2018-12-19 00:13

Young Man Killed by Unknown Gunmen in Sulaimaniya

BAS News - 2018-12-12 20:02
ERBIL - A young man has been killed by unidentified armed men in the province of Sulaimaniya, a security source said on Wednesday, revealing that the gunmen had introduced themselves as the security forces (Asayish). The source, who spoke to BasNews on c ...