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WOMEN WRITERS OF THE KURDISH DIASPORA, AVA HOMA AND KAZIWA SALIH

WOMEN WRITERS OF THE KURDISH DIASPORA, AVA HOMA AND KAZIWA SALIH

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2019-03-25 17:01
Ava Homa nominee for the prestigious Frank O’Connor International Award Kaziwa Salih Founder of the Canada Anti-Genocide Project CALENDAR LISTING: Two women writers of the Kurdish diaspora, Ava Homa, a nominee for the prestigious Frank O’Connor Internatio ...
WOMEN WRITERS OF THE KURDISH DIASPORA, AVA HOMA AND KAZIWA SALIH - Pirtuk û Wêje

[PICTURES]: Iranian Kurdish Inmate Sews Lips, Eyes to Protest Imminent Execution

BAS News - 2019-04-17 12:16
ERBIL — A Kurdish man held in a prison in Iran has sewed his lips and eyes to protest his imminent execution given on charges of murder. Ahmed Irani is in prison since 2011, after police arrested him for the alleged murder of another man during a street ...

A seminar was given in Arisha town about the role of women during the previous stage.

SDF Press - 2019-04-15 23:14
Hasaka – Under the name “The role of women in the previous stage” The Women’s office of Syrian Democratic Council organized a cultural seminar in Arisha town, which is located south of Hasaka province. They organized such a seminar in order to talk about ...

Kurdish Linguist - MVM - Houston, TX

Indeed #KurdishJobs - 2019-04-05 03:00
We’re looking to add Kurdish Linguists. Accurately translate a wide variety of complex material from Kurdish into Standard English....From MVM - Wed, 03 Apr 2019 23:17:38 GMT - View all Houston, TX jobs ...

Swiss youth in front of the UN: “Take action!”

ANF - 2019-04-04 14:14
A group of young people from Switzerland issued a statement in front of the UN to draw attention to the hunger strikes and said, “Everybody must take action before it’s too late.” ...

People start to gather outside HDP offices in the Kurdish region

ANF - 2019-03-31 18:58
While the counting of votes continues, people in the Kurdish region have started to gather outside the HDP offices in cities and districts. ...

Summons and Arrest of Several Kurdish Civilians Following the Newroz Ceremony

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-31 03:02
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Following the celebration of Newroz (Nowruz) in various cities and villages in Kurdistan, several Kurdish civilians were summoned and arrested by the Intelligent Office. According to the information obtained by KHRN, ...

European delegation to observe elections in the Kurdish region

ANF - 2019-03-30 22:00
92 people who came from Europe on the invitation of HDP will observe tomorrow’s local elections in the Kurdish region. ...

Flood Kills Two Civilians in Northeast of Syria

BAS News - 2019-03-30 21:10
ERBIL - A woman and a child were killed on Saturday due to flash floods in the province of al-Hasakah, northeastern Syria, reports said. According to local reports, the incident occurred in the village of Khirba Amo, in Qamishli, where a number of houses ...

4th Kurdish prisoner commits suicide in Turkey over Ocalan’s prison conditions

E-Kurd - 2019-03-25 21:44
MARDIN, Turkey Kurdistan,— A fourth Kurdish prisoner in Turkey committed suicide Monday to protest against the conditions of jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan, a pro-Kurdish party official and an MP said. The death of Medya Cinar follows the suicide ...

Two Kurdish citizens arrested on charges of "cooperating with one of the Kurdish parties

Kurdpa - 2019-03-24 03:14
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish citizens from Bukan were arrested by Ettelaat forces affiliated with the intelligence agency of Bukan. ...

The websites of the Ministry of Intelligence wanted to dealing with the participants at the Bukan's "Taraqeh" Nowruz ceremony

Kurdpa - 2019-03-24 03:14
Kurdpa Agency: The websites of the Ministry of Intelligence called the participants at the Taraqeh, Bukan Nowruz ceremony "disruptive and sympathetic to Democrat and Komala parties." ...

"Preemptive and aggressive actions" A New Approach of Iran's Government to Encounter Kurdish Parties

Kurdpa - 2019-03-22 17:23
Kurdpa Agency: The secretary of the National Security Council of Iran, in a meeting with the Revolutionary Guards commanders in Urmia, announced "preemptive and aggressive measures" to confront the activities of the Kurdish parties. ...

The Odyssey of a Kurdish woman by Hiva Panahi

Hiva Panahi - 2019-03-22 12:51
The Odyssey of a Kurdish woman by Hiva Panahi ...

March 16, 1988, The Day of the Kurdish Genocide

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2019-03-21 01:00

Hunger strikers in Kassel: Be the voice of the resistance

ANF - 2019-03-20 17:04
A delegation of General Students Committee of the University of Kassel visited the Kurdish hunger strikers in Kassel city of Germany on Wednesday. ...

31st anniversary of the Halabja tragedy

KRG-Spain - 2019-03-19 00:01
16th of March we commemorate 31 anniversary of the darkest day in history for the city of Halabja. On that day the Baathist regime threw chemical bombs at the city of Halabja with the aim of mercilessly exterminating the Kurdish civilian population. More ...

Kurdish Film Competes Against Hollywood Movies in North Korea

BAS News - 2019-03-18 23:32
ERBIL - A Kurdish film about the tragic chemical attack on Halabja is in a great competition with Hollywood movies in North Korea to win an international award. Dani Darin, a Kurdish filmmaker, explained to BasNews that representatives of North Korea, wh ...

Hawrami Women’s Platform in Bashur salutes Guven’s protest

ANF - 2019-03-14 00:23
Hawrami Women’s Platform from Southern Kurdistan (Bashur) sent a letter to DTK Co-chair who has been on a hunger strike protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish Peoples’ Leader Abdullah Ocalan and saluted her protest. ...

A New Generation of Activists Circumvents Iraq's Political Paralysis

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-05 20:11
Researching the talks on forming a new Iraqi ruling coalition, our Senior Adviser for Iraq Maria Fantappie finds a country whose youth, women, civil society, officials and even politicians are hungry for bottom-up change to a stalemated, top-down system ...

Khanaqin: Hashd al-Shaabi Arrests Kurdish Journalists

BAS News - 2019-03-02 21:18
ERBIL - Iran-backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi have arrested a group of Kurdish journalists in the disputed town of Khanaqin for unclarified reasons. Hallo Abubakir, news editor in chief of Kurdish News Network (KNN), a TV channel affiliated with the Ch ...