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Israel launches Gaza strikes after rockets fired at Tel Aviv

Israel launches Gaza strikes after rockets fired at Tel Aviv

E-Kurd - 2019-03-15 08:25
GAZA,— Israeli military aircraft bombed Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip early on Friday, hours after two rockets were launched at Tel Aviv in the first such attack since a 2014 war. After the overnight exchanges, sirens sounded again in Israeli border to ...
Israel launches Gaza strikes after rockets fired at Tel Aviv - E-Kurd

[VIDEO] Mosul: 60 People Die after Tourist Ferry Capsizes in Tigris River

BAS News - 2019-03-21 16:00
ERBIL — At least 60 people died on Thursday after a tourist ferry capsized in the Tigris river which crosses through Mosul in northern Iraq. Local officials said 35 bodies have so far been recovered. According to Mosul mayor who spoke to Kurdistan 24, do ...

Attacco a Tel Aviv. Israele risponde colpendo oltre 100 obiettivi a Gaza

Rightsreporter - 2019-03-19 15:56

Utrecht attacker fired at relative over 'family reasons': Anadolu, citing relatives | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-03-19 02:35

Shots fired at HDP election bureau in Siirt

ANF - 2019-03-16 11:26
Shots were fired at the HDP’s election bureau in Siirt last night. ...

Tel Aviv'e roketli saldırı, İsrail karşılık verdi

BAS News - 2019-03-15 08:18
BasNews- Gazze Şeridi'nden İsrail'in Tel Aviv kentine roketli saldırı düzenlendi. İsrail ordusundan yapılan yazılı açıklamada, Tel Aviv'e iki roket atılması üzerine kentteki alarmların devreye girdiği belirtildi. Ardından, İsrail uçakları, Gazze'nin fark ...

A Prisoner Hanged at Tabriz Central Prison after Serving 15 Years of Imprisonment

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-15 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): On Monday morning, March 12, a prisoner charged with murder was executed at Tabriz Central Prison. A reliable source told KHRN that Islam Farsi, 42-year-old from the city of Eilkhchi of Tabriz, was arrested about 15 ...

One month after the arrest of a Kurdish citizen and no information is available on his fate.

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-15 00:00
“Yassin Kanaani” from Saqez after one month of detention No information is available on him. On early march the Kurdish citizen was arrested by Iranian intelligence Agency returning from Tehran and at the entrance to the Saqez city along with “Aso Rameza ...

Latest Condition of Zeynab Jalalian at Khoy Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Zeynab Jalalian, a political prisoner sentenced to life imprisonment who is held at Khoy prison, was transferred to dentistry clinic last week after waiting for two months to get her teeth and gum infections treated. ...

In six days, dental professor launches first clinic in Iraq to treat families displaced after ISIS attacks - University at Buffalo

Buffalo - 2019-03-08 22:01

Hunger strikes spread: Two more HDP MPs join

ANF - 2019-03-08 14:10
HDP MPs Tayyip Temel and Murat Sarisac joined the hunger strikes. Temel said, “Silence kills, resistance can stop the deaths.” ...

Israeli Forces Strike Hamas Post in Gaza Palestine Health Minister Has Yet to Provide details about casualties

Waar Media - 2019-03-03 14:59
WAAR_DUHOK Israeli jet struck a military post belonging to Palestinian group Hamas in the Gaza Strip, the military said late Saturday. It said an Israeli jet struck a military position belonging to the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Ha ...

Yazidis freed from Islamic State captivity in Syria, returned to Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-03 13:42
SINUNI, Iraq,— A group of Yazidi women and children returned to Iraq from Syria on Friday after more than four years in Islamic State captivity. The group includes three women and 18 children, witnesses told Reuters. They were greeted by residents of Sin ...

Russia says refugee camp in southern Syria to be evacuated

Rûdaw - 2019-03-01 18:03
Col. Gen. Mikhail Mizintsev said the Syrian convoys are heading on Friday to the Rukban camp and urged the U.S. military in the area to secure its safe passage ...

Syria: Mother, Three Children Die at IDP Camp

BAS News - 2019-02-21 01:50
ERBIL - A mother and two children were killed in two similar fire incidents at an IDP camp in Syria's Hassaka province, a report said on Wednesday. The Syrian Observer cited local sources as saying that the first incident took place in al-Hol camp in nor ...

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 ...

Killing and wounding two ”Kolbers” at the borders of Baneh and Piranshahr.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-18 00:04
A young Kolber from Bane was killed by direct firing of the Iranian armed forces and a kolber was wounded in Piranshahr. B On 19 February 2019 the armed forces of Iran fired at the border of “Hanga_Zhal” opened fire to the group of”Kolbers”and killed a“Ko ...

Syrian Kurds protest in solidarity with Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Ocalan

E-Kurd - 2019-02-16 09:46
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Thousands took to the streets in Syria’s northeastern main Kurdish city of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) on Friday to mark 20 years since the arrest of Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan, who is jailed in Turkey. Under a ...

Majority of IDPs, Syrian Refugees Yet to Return Home Due to Security Challenges: KRG

BAS News - 2019-02-14 12:33
ERBIL - Among approximately 1.5 million IDPs and Syrian refugees based in the Kurdistan Region since mid 2014, only 32,000 of them have so far returned home due to the prolonged security challenges in their areas, a Kurdish official revealed on Thursday. ...

Suicide Bomb Attack Kills, Wounds 40 IRGC Personnel- Reports

BAS News - 2019-02-13 18:17
ERBIL - A suicide bomb attack targeted a bus carrying members of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) in southeastern Iran on Wednesday evening, killing and wounding 40 personnel, state media said. IRNA reported that the incident occurre ...