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[PICTURES]: UN Exhumes First Mass Grave of Yezidis in Sinjar

[PICTURES]: UN Exhumes First Mass Grave of Yezidis in Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-03-15 12:03
ERBIL — The United Nations kicked off its mission to exhume and document the first mass grave where the bodies of Yezidi victims of the Islamic State (IS) brutality are buried. The mission is a joint work between the Iraqi government, Kurdistan Regional ...
[PICTURES]: UN Exhumes First Mass Grave of Yezidis in Sinjar - BAS News

Remains of up to 30 people collected from Kocho mass grave: UN

Rûdaw - 2019-03-22 06:02
UNITAD finished 5 days of exhumation in Kocho ...

Sinjar: 76 Mass Graves of Yezidi Victims So Far Discovered

BAS News - 2019-03-18 14:53
ERBIL — A total of 76 mass graves with bodies of Kurdish Yezidi victims of Islamic State (IS) brutality have so far been discovered in and around Sinjar, Iraqi High Commission for Human Rights said. Nine of the mass graves were found in the past weeks af ...

Police attacks people visiting Gezen’s grave in Amed

ANF - 2019-03-18 11:44
The police attacked the people who were visiting the grave of Zulkuf Gezen, who carried out a sacrifice action in Tekirdag Type F Prison No.2 to protest the isolation imposed upon Ocalan. ...

Islamophobia, Christchurch and the Failure of White-Centric Democracies.

Hawzhin Press - 2019-03-16 14:29
Islamophobia, Christchurch and the Failure of White-Centric Democracies. Yesterday, a horrific shooting occurred in the city of Christchurch, in an The post Islamophobia, Christchurch and the Failure of White-Centric Democracies. appeared first on Hawzhi ...

Mass graves opened in Shengal

ANF - 2019-03-16 06:46
Mass graves of Yazidis who were massacred in the August 3, 2014 ISIS attacks in Shengal are being opened. ...

Iraq opens first IS mass grave in Yazidi region

France24 - 2019-03-15 22:23

Iraq and UN begin exhuming first Yezidi mass grave in Sinjar

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-15 16:01

UN Team to Exhume First Mass Grave of Yezidis near Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-03-14 12:16
ERBIL — A special investigative team of the United Nations will begin its task to exhume the first mass grave of Kurdish Yezidi victims of Islamic State (IS) genocide in Sinjar region on Friday. United Nations Investigative Team to Promote Accountability ...

The execution of three Kurd citizens in the Central Prison of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Orumiyeh

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-13 00:03
On 11 March 2019 the death sentence for three Kurd prisoners was executed in the Central Prison of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Orumiyeh,Kurdistan Human Right Organization_Rojhelat,reported. The death sentences “Naji Omarzadeh son of Omar from Soma and ...

Rio de Janeiro named the first World Capital of Architecture

Waar Media - 2019-03-09 09:46
WAAR_DUHOK The Brazilian city has added another accolade to its list, after being named by UNESCO as the World Capital of Architecture for 2020. This marks the first time the heritage body has made such a distinction. Rio’s Old Cathedral. Rio, a coastal ...

Iraqi Kurdistan denies torture of Islamic State child suspects

E-Kurd - 2019-03-06 21:48
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Children suspected of ties with the Islamic State (ISIS) group are not being held by Kurdish Asayish (security) forces and have not been tortured to elicit confessions, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said ...

Syria: Mass Grave Found with Dozens of Suspected Yezidi Victims

BAS News - 2019-02-28 15:49
ERBIL — Another mass grave has been discovered in eastern Syria where dozens of “slaughtered” people were buried by the Islamic State (IS), the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) confirmed. There are beheaded bodies among the victims, SDF command ...

[PICTURES]: Peshmerga Opens Museum of Explosives Seized from IS

BAS News - 2019-02-28 10:01
ERBIL — Peshmerga forces of Kurdistan Region have opened a museum to exhibit explosives they seized from the Islamic State (IS) during the deadly war between 2014 and 2017. The Kurdish forces were fighting the jihadists group on the forefront of an inter ...

UN Team to Exhume First Yezidi Mass Grave in Early April

BAS News - 2019-02-27 13:45
ERBIL — A UN special team is preparing to exhume the first mass grave of Kurdish Yezidi victims of Islamic State (IS) atrocities in Sinjar in early April. In September 2017, the UN adopted a resolution to bring to justice the IS jihadists who took part i ...

Iraq's Halbusi Condemns Murder of Five Fishermen by IS

BAS News - 2019-02-23 22:46
ERBIL - Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi has condemned the killing of five fishermen by the jihadist group of the Islamic State (IS) in the province of Anbar. During a military operation to hunt the remaining members of the militant group in ...

Biggest Mass Grave Discovered in Syria's Raqqa

BAS News - 2019-02-23 00:06
ERBIL - A large mass grave of 3,500 people has been discovered in the Syrian city of Raqqa, the former “capital”of the Islamic State (IS), a report said on Friday. It included individual graves as well as a giant mass grave on a plot of farmland, Sputnik ...

The silence of the outside world is a great betrayal of the Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-02-21 09:55
Shamm Shamayi Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net It is a great shame that the West shows a lack of solidarity with the Kurds, a people who sacrificed much to defeat the spread of jihadist global terrorism. Is a quiet community thankful to my people? The outs ...

Families of foreign Islamic State fighters flee last bastion in eastern Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-02-13 18:26
NEAR BAGHOUZ, Syria,— Dozens of relatives of foreign fighters including Iraqis, Turks, and Russians fled Islamic State’s last bastion in eastern Syria on Tuesday as the jihadists lost ground to U.S.-backed forces. A field commander with the Kurdish-led f ...