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Protester injured by police files ECHR complaint against Erdoğan | Ahval

Protester injured by police files ECHR complaint against Erdoğan | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-28 01:53

Protester injured by police files ECHR complaint against Erdoğan | Ahval - Ahvalnews

Turkish court arrests former intelligence chief of police for insulting Erdoğan | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-26 18:28

Kurdish lawmaker Remziye Tosun injured as Turkish police disperse election protest

E-Kurd - 2019-04-17 21:01
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— A lawmaker from Turkey’s pro-Kurdish opposition was injured when police fired water cannon to disperse protests against results of the March 31 local elections in Turkey Kurdistan (southeastern Turkey), a Reuters witne ...

Prisoners’ families attacked and detained by police

ANF - 2019-04-09 15:15
The families holding a sit-in in front of the Gebze Type M Closed Prison in solidarity with the prisoners on hunger strikes were attacked by the police and many were detained by the police. ...

Two Kolbars Wounded by Shooting of Iranian Border Troops

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-09 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Two Kolbars from Baneh and Sardasht have been injured by shooting of Iranian border forces. KHRN has been informed that the border forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran opened fire at the caravan of Kolbars in the b ...

Iranian Kurdistan: 55 People Killed, Injured by Landmines in 2018

BAS News - 2019-04-04 10:44
ERBIL — Landmines and war remnants killed and injured a total of 55 people across the Iranian Kurdish provinces last year, said Hangaw Organization for Human Rights. Decades after the Iran-Iraq War era (1980-1988), the border areas between the Iranian Ku ...

Man kills wife, sister, is shot by police in town near Paris - France - RFI

RFI - 2019-04-01 23:12

Opposition parties alarmed by irregularities as Turkey heads into local elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-01 23:12

Historical 4,000-year-old lost city discovered in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-04-01 20:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— In Iraqi Kurdistan, excavations carried out by a French archaeological mission have revealed an ancient city on the site of Kunara. Towards the end of the 3rd millennium BC, this city stood in the heart of an unknown ...

A Marivani citizen maimed after a mine blast from the foot

Kurdpa - 2019-04-01 17:12
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish citizen from Marivan has lost one leg and was severely injured by mine. ...

Turkish police detain then release Italian election observers | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-01 06:02

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 ...

Manbij people: Our politics is resistance

ANF - 2019-03-28 14:29
The people of Manbij organised a march against the threats of Turkish president Erdoğan. ...

Police use water cannons against teachers' protest in Morocco

Kurdiu - 2019-03-25 06:11

A Kolbar Wounded by Shooting of Border Troops/ Another Kolbar Dead due to Heart Attack

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-25 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): A 26-year-old Kolbar, Jabar Mahmoudi, was injured by direct shootings of the border forces. Meanwhile, another Kolbar- Aref Odaak from the village of Zhivar of Saravabad- passed away due to the cardiac arrest at the ...

Criminal complaint against HDP MPs for saying “Mr. Ocalan”

ANF - 2019-03-22 12:49
A criminal complaint has been filed against HDP MPs Serpil Kemalbay, Feleknas Uca and Gulistan Kilic Kocyigit for using the phrase “Mr. Ocalan” during their speeches in the Newroz celebrations in Izmir. ...

Iraqi Doctor Severely Injured by Colleague in Diyala

BAS News - 2019-02-28 22:10
ERBIL - An Iraqi doctor has been severely wounded by one of his colleagues during a fight in the province of Diyala. The incident occurred at the Baqubah General Hospital, in Diyala, where the victim, identified as Mustafa Ghazban, was attacked by anothe ...

Syria: 11 Killed, Injured in Landmine Explosion

BAS News - 2019-02-26 15:31
ERBIL — A landmine explosion killed at least one civilian on Tuesday in eastern Syria. The blast rocked al-Shoula district of Deir Ez-Zor province, according to SANA. Another ten civilians were injured by the explosion, suspected to have been carried out ...