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“Mohammad Amin Shilan Abadi”was sent to prison for implementation of sentence.

“Mohammad Amin Shilan Abadi”was sent to prison for implementation of sentence.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-16 00:01
“Mohammadamin Shilan Abadi”son of”Haji Rasool”and resident of Naghadeh who was sentenced to imprisonment by the Iranian judiciary, introduced himself to the”Oshnaviyeh”(Shano) Prison to serve his 4-year sentence. “Mohammadamin Shilan Abadi” was sentenced ...
“Mohammad Amin Shilan Abadi”was sent to prison for implementation of sentence. - Roji Kurd

Ministry of Peshmerga distributes its first normalized salary in full, without savings

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-03-16 18:05
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga After last Friday’s decision by the KRG Council of Minister to retract the saving salaries legislation, salaries will be normalized and paid in full from this month onward. The new decision was shared to the public by ...

Kurdish Cyber Activist Released from Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-05 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Salahedin Ranjbar, director of the Telegram channel “Orumiyeh Dang” who had been previously transferred to Orumiyeh Central Prison to serve his one year sentence, has been released. According to reports received by KHR ...

“Massoud Shamsnejad”a lawyer in Uromia was sentenced to 6 years in prison.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-17 00:00
“Massoud Shamsnejad”a lawyer who was detained from 8 January 2019 was detained by Branch Three of the Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal of Orumiyeh on charges of “propaganda against the state and acting against national security” He was sentenced to 6 years ...

“Sahar Kazemi” a civil activist, was sentenced to five years imprisonment.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-16 00:01
On 14 February 2019”Sahar Kazemi”a citizen and civil activist Sanandaj was sentenced by the Revolutionary Court to five years in prison. The verdict was issued for reasons (civil and environmental) by the court,an informed source regarding this report tol ...

HDP MP battered by the police hospitalized

ANF - 2019-02-15 09:44
HDP deputy Saliha Aydeniz who was battered by the police during a demonstration in Van, was subject to another attack in Amed and she was hospitalized. ...

A Kurdish Political Prisoner Released on Parole from Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-15 02:02
Mohammad Khaledzadeh, a Kurdish political prisoner detained at Orumiyeh Central Prison, was released from prison on Parole. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Mohammad Khaledzadeh who was arrested on March 11, 2017 on charges of ...

HDP MPs marching to Amed for Guven overcome obstacles

ANF - 2019-02-14 11:59
HDP’s Antep and Urfa MPs are ignoring the police obstacles and marching to Amed for Leyla Guven. ...

PUK Dispatches Delegation to Turkey for Talks on PKK

BAS News - 2019-02-13 20:00
ERBIL - A delegation from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) is traveling to Turkey for talks on their collaborations against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), a security source said on Wednesday evening. Talking to BasNews on condition of anonymit ...

Iraq Appeals to US for Protection of Nineveh Plains against IS Resurgence

BAS News - 2019-02-13 10:02
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi has reportedly demanded the US to help protecting the Nineveh Plains in northern Iraq as there is the possibility of Islamic State (IS) re-emergence. Saudi Okaz Newspaper reported on Wednesday that PM Abdul-M ...

Iran: Kurdish Lawyer Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison

BAS News - 2019-02-12 10:38
ERBIL — An Iranian court earlier this week sentenced a Kurdish lawyer to six years in prison after accusations of opposing the government. Masoud Shamsnezhad was detained by the Iranian intelligence service on 8th January, according to Hangaw Organizatio ...

A Kurdish Woman Sentenced to 9 Months of Imprisonment in Salmas

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-12 02:00
Sima Moradi from Salmas was sentenced to nine months in prison on charges of membership in one of the Kurdish parties. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that this Kurdish civilian was arrested by security forces in Salmas late last f ...

Arab League Yet to Reach Consensus on Syria’s Membership: SG

BAS News - 2019-02-11 13:59
ERBIL — The Arab League said on Monday that a consensus was yet to be reached by its member states to allow the return of Syria to the league. Syria’s membership in the Arab League has been suspended since 2011 as the result of Damascus’s crackdown on th ...

3 Reasons Why Chelsea lost 6-0 to Manchester City

Waar Media - 2019-02-11 12:07
WAAR_DUHOK A hat-trick from Sergio Aguero it seems was enough to haunt the nightmares of many away players, but that was not all they had to face. A couple of beautifully crafted goals from Raheem Sterling and a solitary effort from Ilkay Gundogan triple ...

Kurdish Security Forces Arrest Three IS Members in Garmiyan

BAS News - 2019-02-04 14:23
ERBIL — Three members of Islamic State (IS) have been arrested by the Kurdish security forces in Garmiyan administration, south of Sulaymaniyah, an official statement confirmed. Introduced by first initials only, the IS members were said to have taken pa ...

Tuz Khurmatu: Kurdish Official Forced to Leave His Post

BAS News - 2019-01-31 00:27
ERBIL - A Kurdish official in the disputed town of Tuz Khurmatu has been ordered to leave his post with no particular reasons given. According to an administrative order issued by the Director of Salahaddin Hospital on Tuesday, the head of a medical cent ...

A Civil Rights Activist Transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison to Endure his Imprisonment

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-30 02:00
Akbar Goweli, a civil rights activist from Sanandaj, was transferred to the Sanandaj Central Prison on Monday, January 28 to endure his 4 months imprisonment. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Akbar Goweli, a civil rights activi ...

France to Repatriate IS Fighters Held in Syria: Report

BAS News - 2019-01-29 21:38
ERBIL - France is working on repatriating around 130 men who are held in Syria by the US-backed Syrian forces for alleged ties with the Islamic State (IS), state media said on Tuesday. Paris is concerned over the future of the detainees in Syria, who are ...

Afrin: Over 380 Kurdish Civilians Killed in One year

BAS News - 2019-01-29 09:48
ERBIL — A total of 384 Kurdish civilians have been killed by the Turkish army or their Syrian rebel allies in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin over the past 12 months, according to a monitoring group. The casualties include at least 55 children and 36 women, ...

A musician refused to bow down to Daesh’s rules and continued to play his Oud in Aleppo.

The Global Coalition - 2019-01-25 21:09
Under Daesh, music was illegal – which meant musicians were seen as criminals. L’article A musician refused to bow down to Daesh’s rules and continued to play his Oud in Aleppo. est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

A Kurdish Civilian Transferred to Sanandaj Prison to Endure his Imprisonment

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-17 02:03
Mohammad Naeimpour, a Kurdish Civilian from Hassan Abad of Sanandaj who has been sentenced to one year of imprisonment, was transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison to endure his sentence. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that, upon f ...