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Turkey Bombs a Group Of Leaders Of PKK

Turkey Bombs a Group Of Leaders Of PKK

Waar Media - 2019-03-27 15:23
WAAR_DUHOK The Turkish army announced on Wednesday that four of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leaders were injured. The Turkish army and the intelligence service launched an attack in the Qandil mountains, wounding four PKK leaders, Anadolu News Agency r ...
Turkey Bombs a Group Of Leaders Of PKK - Waar Media

Group of German activists to go on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-12 12:08
A group of German activists are going on a hunger strike in Berlin in solidarity with the ongoing hunger strikes demanding an end to the isolation. ...

A Kolbar Wounded by Shooting of Border Troops of Paveh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-03 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The border forces at Shooshme checkpoint in the city of Paveh targeted a group of Kolbars, which resulted in a Kolbar “Ibrahim Khoshnood” being wounded in his leg. Ibrahim Khoshnood, from the village of Hajij and res ...

Young people against isolation in Marseille

ANF - 2019-04-01 11:42
A group of young people living in Marseille organized a civil disobedience action in front of the city’s train station. ...

Kirmanshan: Kurdish Porter Severely Injured by Iranian Forces

BAS News - 2019-03-31 22:19
ERBIL - A Kurdish porter, better known as Kolber, was severely wounded by the Iranian border guards in the province of Kirmanshan. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, the Iranian forces opened fire at a group of Kolbers in the area of Naws ...

Ex-Chief of Staff Suggests Erbil-Baghdad Summit on PKK-Turkey Conflict

BAS News - 2019-03-31 17:09
ERBIL — Iraqi army’s former chief of staff has suggested a high summit to be held between Erbil and Baghdad to discuss the ongoing conflict between Turkey and Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on Iraq and Kurdistan territories. For decades, the PKK has set ...

Turkey Claims Airstrikes against PKK Positions on Mt. Qandil

BAS News - 2019-03-30 12:14
ERBIL — Turkish warplanes attacked the positions of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on Mount Qandil of Kurdistan Region early morning on Saturday, Turkish Defense Ministry claimed. A statement by the ministry said the positions were for the PKK “ringleade ...

Raqqa: Thousands of Residents Still Missing

BAS News - 2019-03-29 22:13
ERBIL - Thousands of residents are still missing in the Syrian city of Raqqa where was once occupied by the jihadist group of Islamic State (IS) in the past few years, a monitoring group said on Friday. Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said in a st ...

US Senators Try to Block Sale of F-35 to Turkey

BAS News - 2019-03-28 23:01
ERBIL - A legislation was proposed by a number of senators on Thursday in hopes of blocking the sales of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey as tensions in this regard have arisen over the latter's determination to buy Russia's S-400 missile defense system. "Tur ...

Turkey Claims Killing, Injuring Four PKK Leaders

BAS News - 2019-03-27 11:55
ERBIL — Turkey claimed on Wednesday that its army has targeted four leading figures of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Mount Qandil of Kurdistan Region, killing and injuring the leaders. The operation was carried out jointly by the Turkish army and ...

PKK-Affiliated Party Opens Anonymous Offices in Sulaymaniyah

BAS News - 2019-03-26 11:16
ERBIL — Following a period of political crackdown from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), the Kurdistan Free Society Party (Tevgeri Azadi) — a group affiliated with the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), has now reportedly opened offices with no names ...

The Traditional Kurdish Art of Hooreh – A Recounting of Ancient Memory by Recital

E-Kurd - 2019-03-24 13:02
Ardishir Rashidi-Kalhur | Exclusive to Ekurd.net President of Kurdish American Education Society, Los Angeles. The development of Human civilization and cultures is slow and yet undergoes a cyclical, salient process. It can much be likened to a flourishi ...

Prisoner on hunger strike in Gebze: This is a matter of honor

ANF - 2019-03-23 16:48
Today is the 85th day of our action. I didn't mention our health condition. I have consciously avoided to mention our health condition because it is linked to developments. Let us meet in a free country, where we can freely talk, with hope and resistance… ...

A Kolbar Died of Frostbite

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-23 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): A 29-year-old Kolbar, Shaker Pourkhaled from Dizaj Mirghoor village of Orumiyeh, died of frostbite at the village of Darman Abad in Sardasht on March 18. According to a Kolbar in Orumiyeh, a number of Kurdish citizen ...

Türkiye'nin, 'PKK'ye ortak operasyon' açıklamalarına İran ve PKK sessiz

KRDnews - 2019-03-20 18:13
Türkiye'nin, 'PKK'ye ortak operasyon' açıklamalarına İran ve PKK sessiz Dilovan Kurtay 20/03/2019, Çar - 18:04 ...

Türk ekonomisinin krizi - Erdoğan için kötü zamanlama | Der Türkei geht es schlecht - für Erdogan kommt das zur Unzeit

WDR - 2019-03-20 12:54
31 Mart'ta gerçekleşecek yerel seçimler öncesi haberler Türkiye Cumhurbaşkanı Erdoğan için hiç de iyi değil. Türk ekonomisi daralma sathına girerken enflasyon halen yüzde 20'nin üzerinde seyrediyor. Bilkent Üniversitesi Öğretim Üyesi Berk Esen, şimdiye ka ...

Erbil Police Arrests a Group of Thieves

BAS News - 2019-03-19 18:34
ERBIL - Police forces in the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil announced on Tuesday evening the arrest of a group of thieves who were reportedly involved in many robbery activities. The gang, which includes five people, had stolen 6,800 grams of gold, seven ...

The outcome of the clashes in the “battle to defeat terrorism” within the past 24 hours

SDF Press - 2019-03-15 21:30
The operations of our forces continue against ISIS terrorist in Al-Bagouz town, yesterday almost 1300 terrorists and their families surrendered to our forces (SDF). Our fighters also launched an attack on the terrorist organization’s sites and gatherings, ...

Over IQD 1 Billion of Hospital Employee Salaries Stolen in Sulaymaniyah

BAS News - 2019-03-12 12:12
ERBIL — A group of masked men stole over 1 billion Iraqi dinar in cash from the salaries of a hospital in Sulaymaniyah. According to an official from Shar Hospital, who wished to remain unknown, the huge amount of cash was being transferred to pay the sa ...

Turkey, Iran plan joint operation against Kurdish PKK rebels: minister

E-Kurd - 2019-03-06 19:01
ISTANBUL,— Neighbours Turkey and Iran will carry out a joint operation against Kurdish rebels, state-run Anadolu news agency quoted the interior minister as saying on Wednesday. “God willing, we will carry out a joint operation against the PKK together w ...

Police can’t handcuff a member of the Barzani and Talabani families in Kurdistan of Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-03-04 15:42
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net No one can arrest a member of the Barzani and Talabani families in Kurdistan of Iraq even if they break law.This obviously proves that the rule of law doesn’t exist because law is not applied equally to all people, r ...