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“Omid Shah Mohammadi”teacher of Divandare city was sentenced to imprisonment.

“Omid Shah Mohammadi”teacher of Divandare city was sentenced to imprisonment.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-24 00:03
“Omid Shah Mohammadi” teacher of Divandare city arrested after a nationwide strike, and was sentenced by the Iranian judiciary to imprisonment. On 14 February 209”Omid Shah Mohammad” teacher of Divandare was sentenced to one year discretionary imprisonmen ...
“Omid Shah Mohammadi”teacher of Divandare city was sentenced to imprisonment. - Roji Kurd

Syria Kurdish forces advancing into Islamic State enclave

E-Kurd - 2019-03-14 12:41
NEAR BAGHOUZ, Syria,— The Kurdish-led fighters backed by U.S. besieging Islamic State’s final shred of territory in eastern Syria said they had pushed further into the enclave following clashes and air strikes by the U.S.-led coalition on Thursday. The S ...

The arrest of”Seiran Saidpour”a civil and political activist in Sanandaj.

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-12 00:00
On 8th March 2019 International Women’s Day”Sieran Saidpour” a civil and active activist in the field of women, was arrested by the Iranian Intelligence Agency of Sanandaj,Kurdistan Human Right organization_Rojhelat,reported. On 7th March 2019 “Seiran Sai ...

A civilian activist from Sanandaj was arrested after being summoned to the city’s Iranian Intelligence Agency.

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-10 00:00
On 5 March 2019 A Kurdish civilian activist”Jamal Asadi”was arrested after being summoned by the Iranian Intelligence Agency of Sanandaj and transferred to the detention center. The civic activist of the Chamchemal climbing group has been summoned to the ...

Thousands Attend Ceremony to Mark 40th Anniversary of Mustafa Barzani Passing

BAS News - 2019-03-01 14:26
ERBIL — Thousands of people gathered on Friday to pay tribute to the Kurdish nationalist leader Mustafa Barzani on 40th anniversary of his passing. Mustafa Barzani was born on 14th March 1903 in Barzani village of Erbil province, Kurdistan Region. He is ...

Center for the installation of prostheses

SDF Press - 2019-03-01 03:07
Al-Raqqa – “Hopemakers” continues its work in providing free medical assistance to residents of the city of Al-Raqqa and its countryside after establishing a center for prosthetics and physical therapy The Center receives cases of amputation of all kinds, ...

Graduating the 12th round of Self-Defense forces in Euphrates district

SDF Press - 2019-02-28 06:05
The academy of the Martyr Kandal, affiliated to Self-Defense forces in Euphrates district, graduated the 12th training round which was entitled “Jwan Haji Murad”, with holding ceremony. However, commanders of Self-Defense, SDF commanders, some members of ...

A Kurdish Singer Rearrested in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-28 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network(KHRN): A young Kurdish singer ‘Peyman Mirzadeh‘, who was sentenced to six months of imprisonment last year on charges of propaganda against the state due to singing Kurdish revolutionary songs, was arrested by security force ...

Arrested of two young men by the Iranian Intelligence Agency.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-28 00:02
On 25th February 2019,two young men from Goyze Koyre village,Marivan city arrested by Iranian Intelligence Agency. 23-years-old”Arman Soleimani” son of Bahram and 29-years-old”Mohammad Mohammadi” son of Abdullah,are the identity of two detainees,according ...

“Saman Jerjis”Rapper of Kermanshah and singer “Sena Dezh” were arrested.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-28 00:02
One of Kermanshah rapper artists who was singing songs about Kurdistan was particularly popular, arrested by the Iranian Intelligence Agency. On 26th January 2019 “Saman Behfar”known as”Saman Jerjis”Poet and reader rapper this city was arrested by the Ira ...

Egypt Summit Exposed EU’s Neglect Of Rights: Experts

Waar Media - 2019-02-27 10:29
WAAR_DUHOK Political experts have criticized this week’s EU-Arab summit, which wrapped up Monday evening in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm al-Sheikh. According to experts who spoke to Anadolu Agency, the wide attendance of European representatives at ...

Resolving the Middle East Crisis: the Ideas of Abdullah Ocalan

Kurdistantribune - 2019-02-20 21:05
By Rebwar Rashed: This was the title of a conference held on Friday 15th February 2019 at the House of Lords in London. There were many great friends of Kurds. It was composed of four sessions. The first one, the alternative solution to the political, soc ...

Human Rights Lawyer Released on Bail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-19 02:00
According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), Masoud Shamsnejad, the Human Rights Lawyer who had been arrested on January 08, has been temporarily released on bail of one billion Toman. The lawyer was sentenced to 6 years and 4 m ...

Sulaimani residents commemorate victims of 2011 anti-KRG protests in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-02-17 19:54
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Eight years ago, residents of Sulaimani city protested against corruption in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, calling on the government to reform the Region’s laws. The demonstrators gathered on Salim Street on February 17 ...

“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 ...

“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 ...

Cultural and political courses under the motto of (patriotism) in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-02-10 17:30
Raqqa_ the training office made rehabilitation courses for teachers for 30 days, in the academy of literature and human science in Raqqa, however, the course was welcomed by the attendees. Hazim Idris, the member of the training office, affiliated to Educ ...

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. ...

Pressures on journalists by the KRG have increased

ANF - 2019-01-28 16:11
Many KNN, Rojnews and NRT TV employees have been detained in the last month. The latest act was the closure of NRT Duhok Office by the security forces that also detained four employees. ...