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NYT’s Exposé on the Lies About Burning Aid Trucks in Venezuela Shows How U.S. Government and Media Spread Pro-War Propaganda

NYT’s Exposé on the Lies About Burning Aid Trucks in Venezuela Shows How U.S. Government and Media Spread Pro-War Propaganda

Theintercept - 2019-04-06 22:00

NYT’s Exposé on the Lies About Burning Aid Trucks in Venezuela Shows How U.S. Government and Media Spread Pro-War Propaganda - Theintercept

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. ...

Demo against silence in Frankfurt

ANF - 2019-04-13 19:52
A demonstration to protest the silence of the European institutions on the hunger strike resistance was held in Frankfurt. ...

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. ...

Production of S-400 Components Can be Organized in Turkey: Russia

BAS News - 2019-04-11 23:48
ERBIL - Russia has said that the production of some components of the S-400 missile defense system could be organized in Turkey as Ankara is determined to purchase the Russian product despite Washington's disputes on the issue. "We are not talking about ...

The EU supporting Iraq’s local services

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-11 16:44
Article The EU supporting Iraq’s local services Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

The PDKI welcomed the US decision to designate the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps( IRGC) in the list of "foreign terrorist organizations"

Kurdpa - 2019-04-10 16:33
Kurdpa Agency: The Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan welcomed the decision of the US government to put the IRGC on the list of "foreign terrorist organizations". ...

Will Pressure Bring Down Venezuela’s Government?

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-09 19:33
In Venezuela, the lights go off nearly every day, and there is little for most families to put on the dinner table. Amid the growing misery, will the government’s social base abandon it for the opposition challenger? And will the government itself crack ...

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 ...

The castle and its kiln bringing tourism back to Raqqa

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-03 11:25
Under Daesh, archaeological sites were looted and destroyed. Raqqa’s Hercules Castle was one of those to suffer. Article The castle and its kiln bringing tourism back to Raqqa Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

13 Amazing Benefits & Uses Of Apple

Waar Media - 2019-04-01 13:29
WAAR_DUHOK Apples (Malus domestica) are pomaceous fruits produced by apple tree that belongs to the Rosaceae family. Apples are some of the most popular and delicious fruits on the planet. There is nothing like biting into a bright, red, sweet, juicy app ...

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 […] ...

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 ...

US Tells Russia it Will Not ‘Stand Idly’ on Venezuela

Waar Media - 2019-03-26 15:25
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told his Russian counterpart Monday that America and its allies will not stand on the sidelines as Moscow “exacerbates tensions” in Venezuela. During a telephone call with Sergei Lavrov, Pompeo urged Russia ...

Denmark’s contribution to Iraq’s security and justice

The Global Coalition - 2019-03-22 18:54
Article Denmark’s contribution to Iraq’s security and justice Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

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 ...