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Kurdish votes will be crucial in Turkey’s local elections

Kurdish votes will be crucial in Turkey’s local elections

E-Kurd - 2019-03-25 21:44
ISTANBUL,— Millions of Kurdish votes will be crucial in determining the fate of Turkey’s March 31 local elections, as a pro-Kurdish party has made the strategic decision to send votes to an opposition rival to challenge the ruling party in key races in I ...
Kurdish votes will be crucial in Turkey’s local elections - E-Kurd

Israeli PM To Name Golan Settlement After Trump

Waar Media - 2019-04-24 10:42
WAAR_DUHOK Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he will name a new settlement in the Golan Heights after U.S. President Donald Trump. “All Israelis were deeply moved when President Trump made his historic decision to recognize Israel’s sovereig ...

Sudanese Scholar Explains al-Bashir’s Ouster

Waar Media - 2019-04-17 12:45
WAAR_DUHOK The ouster of Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s longtime president, in a military coup following months of popular protests, could have two possible implications, a Sudanese-American scholar has said. “Sudan under Omar al-Bashir entered a new alliance f ...

US's Designation of IRGC as "Terrorist Organization" Not Right: Iraqi PM

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:06
ERBIL - The US's decision of designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization is not right, Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi said on Tuesday, warning of "negative consequences" for Iraq and the region. The Iraqi premier d ...

Khamenei on US Decision to List IRGC as Terrorist: Vicious Move

BAS News - 2019-04-09 16:50
ERBIL — Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei condemned US’s decision to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “foreign terrorist organization”, saying that the move was “vicious”. “They wish to plot against our Sepah [the Guard c ...

US Designates Iran’s IRGC as “Foreign Terrorist Organization”

BAS News - 2019-04-08 17:34
ERBIL — The US announced on Monday that it has designated Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization. “Today, I am formally announcing my Administration’s plan to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) ...

Turkey elections: Are they really a “setback” for the ruling party?

Seth Frantzman - 2019-04-07 15:57
The elections are a temporary setback that will only fuel Turkey’s ruling party’s appetite and likely encourage the President towards more rash behavior, including his attempt to cement an alliance […] ...

Pro-Kurdish party wins eight provinces in Turkey’s local elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-01 17:03

Erdogan's ruling AKP suffers setback in Turkey's local election

Rûdaw - 2019-04-01 16:30
Losing Turkey's two major cities would be a clear setback for Erdogan ...

Erdogan’s AKP suffered a blow in Turkey’s local elections

E-Kurd - 2019-04-01 13:23
ANKARA,— Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan suffered stunning setbacks in local elections as his ruling AK Party lost control of the capital Ankara for the first time since the party’s founding in 2001, and was on course to lose the biggest prize of all, Istanbul. ...

Turkey: AK Party Istanbul Candidate Votes In Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Binali Yildirim, ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party’s mayoral candidate for Istanbul, cast his ballot in Turkey’s local elections in Istanbul on Sunday. The elections are “festivals” of democracy, Yildirim told reporters after casting h ...

President Erdogan Casts Ballot In Turkey’s Local Polls

Waar Media - 2019-03-31 16:12
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cast his ballot in Istanbul in Sunday’s local elections. Speaking to reporters after casting his vote, Erdogan expressed hope for high turnout in ballot boxes. He said the voting process is continuing sm ...

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey’s local elections | The Province

Theprovince - 2019-03-25 16:05

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections 'We are a party that will determine the fate of the elections in Istanbul,' says Kurdish politician March 25, 2019

The National AE - 2019-03-25 15:38

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections - SFGate

Sfgate - 2019-03-25 06:52

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections

Washington Times - 2019-03-25 02:39
ISTANBUL (AP) - Millions of Kurdish votes will be crucial in determining the fate of Turkey's March 31 local elections, as a pro-Kurdish party has made the strategic decision to send votes to an opposition rival to challenge the ruling party in key races ...

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections | NEWS102.3 & AM740 KRMG | krmg.com

KRMG - 2019-03-24 18:40

Death of millions of Iraqi carp in 2018 caused by herpes, UN finds

E-Kurd - 2019-03-06 15:52
BAGHDAD,— The sudden death last year of millions of Iraqi carp, used in the country’s signature dish, was caused by a strain of herpes harmless to humans, the United Nations said Wednesday. Iraqi fish farmers south of Baghdad were left reeling in late 20 ...

Iran Denounces UK’s Decision to List Hezbollah as “Terrorist Organization”

BAS News - 2019-03-02 14:11
ERBIL — The Islamic Republic of Iran condemned on Saturday a previous decision by the UK to list Lebanon’s Hezbollah as a “terrorist organizations”. Late in February, British Home Secretary Sajid Javid said that London lists Hezbollah as a terrorist orga ...

Ex-President Hollande Underscores KRG’s Efforts in Sheltering Millions of IDPs

BAS News - 2019-02-26 15:31
ERBIL — Former President of France Francois Hollande met with Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Tuesday to commend Erbil’s efforts in providing a safe haven for millions of Syrian refugees and Iraqi IDPs during the Islamic State (IS) w ...