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Second Middle East Youth Conference to be held in Kobanê

Second Middle East Youth Conference to be held in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-02-17 08:55
Preparations are underway for the 2nd Middle East Youth Conference to be held on 20 February in Kobanê. ...
Second Middle East Youth Conference to be held in Kobanê - ANF

Peshmerga Sec-General in a press release: “We are waiting for the lines between Peshmerga and Iraqi Forces to be decided before we return to the conflicted areas”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-03-12 23:02
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On March 6, 2019, Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar (Peshmerga Secretary General) released in a press statement, “ISIS is extremely weak in Iraq and is on the path to be eliminated in Syria. Nonetheless, tiny ISIS pocket ...

PUK To Determine Its Nominee For the Parliament Presidency

Waar Media - 2019-03-06 16:55
WAAR_DUHOK PUK is expected to meet in the next 24 hours, and determine its candidate for the parliament presidency. “PUK politburo is expected to meet to discuss the details of the previous agreement with KDP, and determine its candidate for the parliame ...

New US Consulate to be Opened in Iraq's Anbar: Source

BAS News - 2019-02-22 23:02
ERBIL - A US consulate will reportedly be established in the US military base at the Iraqi air port of al-Habbaniyah in the province of Anbar, a source revealed on Friday. Talking to BasNews on condition of anonymity, the source pointed out that preparat ...

Middle East Youth Conference: Isolation is against all peoples

ANF - 2019-02-22 14:52
Delegates attending the 2nd Middle East Youth Conference held in Kobane stressed that the Turkish state’s invasion goals in the Middle East will be voided by the leading power of the youth and women. ...

A citizen from Sanandaj was arrested along with a beating by Iranian Intelligence Agency.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-22 00:01
A citizen was arrested along with beatings by Iranian Intelligence Agency. On 20 February 2019 a citizen named “Salman Abedi”from Sanandaj was detained and moved to an unknown location by Iranian Intelligence Agency,Kurdistan Human Right Organization-Rojh ...

2nd Middle East Youth Conference in Kobanê continues

ANF - 2019-02-21 15:41
“Towards a Multicolored and Democratic Middle East under the leadership of Youth” is the slogan of the conference which has brought together around 300 young people from Kurdistan, Syria, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Libya, Armenia, Egypt and Turkey. ...

Second day of Middle East Youth Conference opens in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-02-21 08:08
The first day of the Second Middle East Youth Conference in Kobanê ended with the presentation of the work to be carried out in this important appointment. ...

Leyla Guven: The peoples of the Middle East need Ocalan

ANF - 2019-02-20 13:38
DTK Co-chair Leyla Guven sent a written message to the 2nd Middle East Youth Conference and stressed that the Middle East needs Ocalans’s ideas more than ever for a solution and a lasting peace. ...

2nd Middle East Youth Conference kicks off in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-02-20 10:14
he conference is attended by over 300 delegates from four parts of Kurdistan as well as from Syria, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Libya, Armenia, Egypt and Turkey. ...

250 young people reach Kobanê for conference

ANF - 2019-02-20 09:29
Despite all obstacles over 250 young people will join the Middle East Youth Conference in Kobanê today. ...

KDP prevented youth to attend 2nd Middle East Youth Conference

ANF - 2019-02-19 09:04
The Middle East Youth Initiative denounced the KDP preventing the young members from crossing into Rojava. ...

Yazidi organizations in solidarity with Kurdish hunger strikes

ANF - 2019-02-18 15:57
Several Yazidi organizations have called for strong participation in the demonstration to be held in front of the CPT office in Strasbourg. ...

Conference on Ocalan to be held at House of Lords

ANF - 2019-02-15 10:46
A conference will be held today in the UK’s House of Lords to discuss the role of Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

AKP and KDP form new Ottoman gang

ANF - 2019-02-09 13:19
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been saying, “Kurds and the YPG are separate” and “We are protectors for the Kurds as well” and it has since come to light that the reason for these comments is a new gang organization. ...

Italian PM to Visit Iraq on Wednesday: Source

BAS News - 2019-02-05 23:40
ERBIL - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is expected to pay a visit to Iraq on Wednesday, a source was quoted as saying. Talking to Shafaq News on condition of anonymity, the source pointed out that the Italian premier will discuss a number of issue ...

DBP called on people to join the rally in Istanbul on 3 February

ANF - 2019-01-29 17:04
DBP executives called on people to join the ‘Labor, Peace and Justice Rally’ at Bakırköy Freedom Square on 3 February. ...

The World’s Oldest Wine-making Country Wants to Make Wine on Mars

Waar Media - 2019-01-27 10:08
Scientists of Georgia are trying to grow grapes in Martian conditions to provide wine on the red planet. Life on Mars is always been painted as a harsh one with trouble all around. There’s radiation, unstable temperatures, and dust storms to name a few. ...

ISIS will be defeated in a month, says Syrian Kurdish militia leader US-backed forces are fighting for the last pockets of ISIS-held territory along the Syrian border with Iraq. January 25, 2019

The National AE - 2019-01-25 19:45

France’s Macron to visit Egypt on Sunday

Waar Media - 2019-01-24 14:20
French President Emmanuel Macron will visit Egypt for the first time since taking office on Sunday, according to Egypt’s official MENA news agency. “While in Egypt, Macron hopes to discuss ways of enhancing cooperation between the two countries, especial ...

Iraq Not Willing to Ban PUBG on Internet: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-01-19 22:33
ERBIL - The Iraqi government has rejected the rumors claiming that PUBG game will be banned on the internet in the country. The remark was made by the Communications Minister Naim al-Rubaiy on Saturday where he asserted that Baghdad is not willing to mak ...