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Justice for 1.5 Million plus 1 - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Justice for 1.5 Million plus 1 - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-01-25 03:07

Justice for 1.5 Million plus 1 - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator - Mirrorspectator

Kurdish-led Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay

E-Kurd - 2019-02-19 11:27
AIRBASE in northern Syria,— The commander of U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces in Syria called on Monday for about 1,000 to 1,500 international forces to remain in Syria to help fight Islamic State and expressed hope that the United States, in particular, w ...

Australia Allocates 1.5$ Million to Demine Iraqi Territories

BAS News - 2019-02-18 21:06
ERBIL - The Australian government has allocated a further contribution of $ 1.5 million to help the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Iraq in clearing the areas liberated from the Islamic State (IS). The jihadist group has planted thousands of landmines ...

Macron Declares April 24 as Day of Remembrance of Armenian Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-02-15 12:52

Kurdistan Region still hosts about 1.5 Million IDPs and refugees

KRG-Spain - 2019-02-15 00:04
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – In 2018, only 32,000 of approximately 1.5 million remaining internally displaced persons, IDPs, and Syrian refugees in Kurdistan Region have either returned to their homes or migrated abroad. In an intervi ...

2018 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Yazidi Activist and Congolese Doctor - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-02-03 11:32

Erdogan Snubs Bolton Over Comments That Turkey Must Protect Kurds - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-02-02 18:40

Coldest, Oldest, Fastest: 10 Extreme Sea Creatures

Waar Media - 2019-01-28 09:05
WAAR_DUHPOK 1. The sailfish Sailfish are the fastest eaters in the sea. They can move at 40 miles per hour — powering through schools of fish, stunning them with blows from their bills, and gulping them down on the fly. 2. The bowhead whale The bowhead w ...

#JusticeforKhadija: The long road to justice for a student stabbed 23 times

BBC - 2019-01-27 02:32
Khadija Siddiqui's attacker was sensationally acquitted in Pakistan last year, but she didn't give up. ...

Editorial in the Washington Post: Sudan's President Must Resign

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-25 12:14
Drawing from analysis in our Sudan briefing, Improving Prospects for a Peaceful Transition in Sudan, the Washington Post Editorial Board argues that, faced with nationwide unrest and unpalatable alternatives, President Bashir should relinquish power. ...

Rediscovering Armenian Heritage in Turkey after Hrant Dink - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-01-25 03:07

‘Save the Children’ Warns 5 Million Children at Risk of Famine in Yemen – Al-Manar TV Lebanon

Almanar - 2019-01-24 09:54

Anne Hathaway Reveals She Quit Drinking To Raise Her Son: I Don’t ‘Love The Way I Do It’

Waar Media - 2019-01-22 10:47
Anne Hathaway is making a big sacrifice for her 2-year-old son. The ‘Ocean’s 8’ star is not only giving booze the boot, she’s giving up alcohol until her toddler leaves the nest! Anne Hathaway, 36, is staying sober for the next decade and more! Drinking ...

Nearly 60 pct of food produced in Canada wasted: Report

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 09:45
Some 58 percent of all food annually produced in Canada is lost or wasted, a food rescue organization revealed on Thursday. According to a report published by Toronto-based Second Harvest, some 35.5 million tons have been lost or wasted out of the 61.2 m ...

What should be your first-line treatment for a cough?

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 09:45
According to recent guidelines, natural remedies such as honey and over-the-counter remedies are better than antibiotics for treating a cough. Health officials say that antibiotics shouldn’t be prescribed by doctors for coughs, as they rarely kill the vi ...

UN has no plans for deployment to north Syria safe zone

Rûdaw - 2019-01-18 22:30
'We have not any plan for any deployment in Syria at the present moment' ...

Pompeo: Trump Threat to Turkey Shows US Commitment to Kurds - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-01-18 03:26

It’s not too late for Trump to rethink a dangerous betrayal of U.S. allies in Syria (Washington Post, January 2019)

Bernard-Henri Lévy - 2019-01-14 01:30
By Thomas S. Kaplan and Bernard-Henri Lévy January 3 Thomas S. Kaplan and Bernard-Henri Lévy are the co-founders of Justice for Kurds. “Our only friends are the mountains.” So goes the fatalistic Kurdish proverb, encapsulating the catalogue of duplicity a ...

UK Donates £5 million to Clear IS Explosives in Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-01-05 13:33
ERBIL — UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) announced on Saturday another £5 million contribution to the mine clearance efforts in Iraq, including Sinjar, in the post-Islamic State (IS) era. “The Department for International Development ...