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No Room for Iran in China-Pakistan Economic Cooperation

No Room for Iran in China-Pakistan Economic Cooperation

Waar Media - 2019-02-18 11:04
WAAR_DUHOK Pakistan is not in a position to entertain Iran’s desire to join the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project due to strong opposition from its longtime allies, the United States, and Saudi Arabia, local analysts rec ...
No Room for Iran in China-Pakistan Economic Cooperation - Waar Media

U.S. sees Turkish offensive in northeast Syria as unnecessary: U.S. official

E-Kurd - 2019-03-14 15:29
WASHINGTON,— The United States is not discussing a Turkish offensive in northeast Syria with Turkey and believes no such operation is needed to address Ankara’s security concerns, a U.S. official told Reuters on Wednesday, dismissing media reports to the ...

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani arrives in Iraq on first official visit

E-Kurd - 2019-03-11 15:30
BAGHDAD,— Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Iraq on Monday for his first official visit, state television said, as Baghdad is under pressure from Washington to limit ties with its neighbor. Before leaving Tehran, Rouhani hailed the “special” rel ...

Wrath of the Olive Action Room assumes action in Jarablus

ANF - 2019-02-22 12:44
The Wrath of the Olive Action Room assumed responsibility for the action on the Xendura bridge in Jarablus where 4 Turkish intelligence officers and 4 gang members were killed. ...

Iran singles out UAE and Saudi Arabia in latest comments about Baluchestan terror

Seth Frantzman - 2019-02-17 14:40
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Iran has singled out the UAE and Saudi Arabia, as well as the usual comments attacking the US and Israel, in its comments after an attack […] ...

US Announces $60m in Aid for Rohingya in Bangladesh

Waar Media - 2019-02-16 20:41
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. on Friday announced it would be delivering $60 million dollars in humanitarian assistance to Bangladesh in order to help the nearly one million refugees in the country, the majority of whom are Rohingya. Part of the aid offered by the ...

US Urges EU to Withdraw from Iran Nuclear Deal

BAS News - 2019-02-16 14:24
ERBIL — The United States on Saturday called on the European powers to follow Washington’s footsteps in withdrawing from the Iran Nuclear Deal. The time has come for our European partners to stand with us and with the Iranian people," US Vice President M ...

March for freedom in Strasbourg: Isolation will be broken!

ANF - 2019-02-16 12:59
Tens of thousands of people have flocked to Strasbourg from all over Europe and are marching with the slogans, “Freedom for Ocalan” and “Leyla Guven is our honor”. ...

Police attacked the Long March for Ocalan in Wales

ANF - 2019-02-15 20:03
Activists joining the Long March from London to Wales for Ocalan have been attacked by the police. ...

Long march for Ocalan in southern France on day two

ANF - 2019-02-15 17:53
The three-day march in southern France is on its second day. ...

The economic committee in al-Tabqa issues a statement to maintain the livestock

SDF Press - 2019-02-14 22:06
Al-Tabqa_ after repeating the attempts of exporting ships, goats and cattle outside the region for trade purpose and in order to get benefit from its price in some neighboring countries and near areas as well. The economic committee, affiliated to Al-Tabq ...

Three-day march for Ocalan in southern France

ANF - 2019-02-14 21:03
The march organising committee called for strong participation in Saturday’s rally in Marseille. ...

Ex-US Air Force Agent Charged with Spying for Iran

BAS News - 2019-02-14 11:17
ERBIL - A former US Air Force officer, who defected to Iran in 2013, has been accused by prosecutors of spying for Tehran. According to the prosecutors, Monica Witt, 39, shortly after defecting to Iran, had given information to Tehran on her colleagues s ...

KCDK-E issues warning: AKP is looking for provocation in Europe

ANF - 2019-02-13 15:04
In their warning, the KCDK-E said: “The Turkish state has taken action to reverse the sympathy the Kurdish freedom movement has won in the eyes of the public through dirty provocative actions in Europe.” ...

British lawyers visited hunger striker Sis in Newport

ANF - 2019-02-13 09:51
British lawyer and campaign consultant for Peace in Kurdistan, Melanie Gingell, was in Newport at the weekend to visit hunger strikers Ilhan Sis. ...

Internationalists in long march demand freedom for Ocalan

ANF - 2019-02-12 14:06
Internationalists who are marching from Luxemburg to Strasbourg to condemn the international conspiracy, keep chanting ‘Freedom for Ocalan’ in every village and town they are moving through. ...

US to Withdraw Troops from Syria by April: Report

BAS News - 2019-02-08 14:23
ERBIL — The United States is planning to withdraw its troops from Syria by the end of April this year, Wall Street Journal cited US officials. The report also revealed that the majority of the troops would, however, leave Syria by mid-March. President Do ...

How the Neocon Plan to Destabilize Iran Will Blow Back on the United States | The Nation

Thenation - 2019-01-30 17:11

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. ...

Actions for Rojava across the United States

ANF - 2019-01-29 09:15
Demonstrations took place across the United States on January 27th, as several organizations answered the call for global days of action to defend the revolution in Rojava on the anniversary of the liberation of Kobane. ...

US Welcomes Germany Decision to Ban Iran’s Mahan Air

BAS News - 2019-01-21 15:05
ERBIL — The United States has welcomed a decision by the German government which banned Iranian Mahan Air from landing in the country, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday. Earlier the day, Christofer Burger, a spokesperson for German Foreign Mi ...