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7 Unusual Attractions on the Water

7 Unusual Attractions on the Water

Waar Media - 2019-04-06 12:27
WAAR_DUHOK Bangkok Floating Markets There are many floating markets where goods are sold from boats. The most popular ones are in Thailand, Indonisia, Sri Lanka and India. While modern markets are more popular, floating markets still are a huge attractio ...
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Iranian oil dilemma for Turkey and India

Waar Media - 2019-04-30 13:08
WAAR_DUHOK The recent U.S. decision to end sanctions waivers that enabled several major economies to continue buying crude oil from Iran has put Turkey and India on the horns of a dilemma. Both countries have significant energy dependence on Tehran. For ...

Jordan .. Dead Sea On The Verge Of Drought

Waar Media - 2019-04-22 17:49
WAAR_DUHOK The post Jordan .. Dead Sea On The Verge Of Drought appeared first on WAARmedia. ...

KDP And Gorran Movement Reached The Agreement

Waar Media - 2019-04-22 12:42
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan Democratic Party and Gorran movement reached the agreement on the government formation, it is expected that after signing KDP and PUK agreement they will start the procedures of the new government formation. According to Waar reports ...

Another police attack: Mothers dragged on the ground

ANF - 2019-04-20 15:54
Peace Mothers gathered in Kiziltepe, Mardin to draw attention to the hunger strikes were attacked by the police and dragged on the ground. ...

A Kurdish Kolbar died due to a direct fire on the Khoy border

Kurdpa - 2019-04-13 15:34
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish Kolbar lost his life after direct m shooting by government troops on the border of this city. ...

7 activists go on hunger strike in Van against isolation

ANF - 2019-04-11 14:30
7 more activists are going on a hunger strike in Van to show solidarity with the hunger strikes against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

Mesopotamian Water Forum kicked off in Sulaymaniyah

ANF - 2019-04-07 10:37
The Mesopotamian Water Forum is based on the social forum model, and is part of the global world social forum process. ...

On international mine awareness day we celebrate the Syrians clearing their homeland

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-04 23:06
Article On international mine awareness day we celebrate the Syrians clearing their homeland Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

KDP And The PUK Reached an Agreement on Form a Government

Waar Media - 2019-04-03 16:46
WAAR_DUHOK After rounds of meetings and ups and downs, the two main parties in the Kurdistan Region reached an agreement on the new government. According to “Begard Talabani,” MP from the PUK political party, PUK Political Bureau met today in the house o ...

A year reporting on the Great Return March

Seth Frantzman - 2019-04-01 09:44
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN For a year Hamas and other Palestinian groups in Gaza kept a major protest movement along the Gaza Strip’s border with Israel. Around 260 Palestinians were […] ...

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. ...

Turkey will solve Syria issue ‘on the field’ after elections, Erdogan says

E-Kurd - 2019-03-30 18:49
ANKARA,— Turkey will solve the Syria issue “on the field” after Sunday’s local elections, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday, as he sought to drum up support for his AK Party in the vote. Turkey has carried out two cross-border operations against ...

Gazans Rally On Israel Buffer Zone For Land Day Demos

Waar Media - 2019-03-30 16:04
WAAR_DUHOK Hundreds of Palestinians began to converge on the Gaza-Israel buffer zone on Saturday to take part in mass rallies marking the first anniversary of anti-occupation protests. The protests also commemorate the 43rd anniversary of the Land Day wh ...

Turkish soldiers attacked the graves of guerrillas in Bismil

ANF - 2019-03-30 15:52
Yet another attack on the graves of Kurdish martyrs in Turkey. ...

Die Linke calls on Merkel government to “take action” on Turkey

ANF - 2019-03-30 13:27
20 MPs from Germany’s Die Linke called on the Federal government and said, “As the leading country in the Council of Europe, ensure the implementation of the rule of law in Turkish prisons and save lives of hunger strikers.” ...

Kurdish Activists Summoned and Threatened on the Eve of Newroz in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-20 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The Ministry of Intelligence of Iran has warned people against holding celebrations on the eve of the Newroz( Nowruz) in various cities and villages in Kurdistan by summoning or calling a number of Kurdish activists. ...

9 killed in HRE actions on the anniversary of Afrin’s occupation

ANF - 2019-03-19 19:44
Nine terrorists have been killed in actions carried out by Afrin Liberation Forces on the anniversary of the occupation of the northern Syrian canton by the Turkish and jihadist troops. ...

KDP, Gorran on the Same Page About Kurdistan Presidency Law

BAS News - 2019-03-18 14:53
ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Change Movement (Gorran) appear to be on the same page about introducing an amendment to the Kurdistan Region Presidency Law and elect the president sooner. For years, Gorran has been pushing to bring the pres ...

“They could not enjoy life on the outside.” Meet the doctor helping children traumatised by Daesh to see a positive future

The Global Coalition - 2019-03-13 13:00
Dr. Maysoon Hussein Hadidi is a doctor from Mosul. Her drive and ambition to help children with disabilities was already strong before Daesh occupied her home town. Article “They could not enjoy life on the outside.” Meet the doctor helping children trau ...