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“Union means strength” .. An exhibition of handicrafts in Hasakah

“Union means strength” .. An exhibition of handicrafts in Hasakah

SDF Press - 2019-04-24 01:00
Under the tittle “Union means strength and in coordination with the activities committee of the Directorate of Education in Hasaka province, the school of Mahmoud Darwish and Halima Al Saadia opened an exhibition of handicrafts. The leaders of the Syrian ...
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Opening a center for culture and art for the Syriac component

SDF Press - 2019-05-22 02:05
Hasaka – The Syriac Cultural Association opened a cultural and art center in the Baghdad neighborhood in Hasaka province. The representatives of civil institutions and residents of the region participated in the opening ceremony. The opening celebration b ...

Female activists call to increase number of women in new Kurdistan government

E-Kurd - 2019-04-30 13:57
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Dozens of female activists held a press conference in Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil on Monday to urge the Kurdistan Parliament to make sure that there is an increase in the number of women holding official posit ...

The Municipality of people in Raqqa continues its work to repair the bisections

SDF Press - 2019-04-28 01:09
Raqqa – The Environment and Parks Committee of the Municipality of People in Raqqa works on the rehabilitation of the bisections because it was totally destroyed due to the war. The project’s observer, “Mohammed Ali” talked about the work of the committee ...

Opening an exhibition of Turkish universities in Erbil

Kurdiu - 2019-04-27 16:48

Finding an armory of mines and explosives from ISIS remnants

SDF Press - 2019-04-25 06:02
Raqqa-Roj Demining Organization (Ramco) found a storehouse for explosive devices and mortars in Al-Haramiya neighborhood in Raqqa city. After receiving complaints from residents about the presence of foreign objects in the neighborhood and they believed t ...

Football league was organized for the preparatory school students

SDF Press - 2019-04-24 01:00
Hasakah – The Activities Committee of the Directorate of Education in Hasakah organized a football tournament for the preparatory school students in Al Jazeera territory. It was named after the martyr Agit Gilo. It is the first league in the territory of ...

Four training courses were opened for the fighters of the Syrian Democratic forces in Deir Ezzor city

SDF Press - 2019-04-23 16:16
Deir Ezzor – The leadership of the military academies in the eastern region (Deir Ezzor) opened four new courses for SDF fighters. The training course included 200 fighters, among them there are officers, fighters who use medium weapons and snipers. Both ...

Control of the corrupt and expired materials in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-23 16:16
Raqqa – The General Control Committee of the Municipality of People in Raqqa during its daily tour of shops in the “Bab Baghdad” area seized corrupt and expired materials. The committee confiscated the materials and punished the owners financially. The he ...

The Public Relations Office of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-23 01:02
With a revolutionary spirit The Public Relations Office of the Syrian Democratic Forces began its work almost a year ago solving the problems of civilians, believing in the importance of social justice. The office followed some pressing issues, some of th ...

Two men arrested in connection to murder of journalist in Derry

ANF - 2019-04-20 10:36
Police in the North of Ireland have confirmed they have arrested two young men in connection with the shooting dead of journalist Lyra McKee during a riot in Derry. ...

The execution of four Kurdish prisoners in Zanjan and Ilam prisons

Kurdpa - 2019-04-19 13:21
Kurdpa Agency: four Kurdish prisoners were executed on charges of "murder" in Zanjan and Ilam prisons. ...

Treating Mexico’s Epidemic of Violence under the López Obrador Government

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-18 17:03
Combatting organised crime has been the centrepiece of President López Obrador’s governing platform, but murder rates in 2019 are set to reach an all-time high. In this excerpt from the first update of our Watch List 2019 for European policymakers, Crisi ...

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Copenhagen

ANF - 2019-04-18 08:35
An action was taken in Nytorv, one of the busy squares of Copenhagen to inform the people about the hunger strikes and the health situation of the hunger strikers. ...

Cleaning campaign was launched in order to clean the entrances of Hasakah province.

SDF Press - 2019-04-15 21:24
The municipalities committee of Al Gharbia township in Hasaka province organized a clean-up campaign for the main pavement, the entrances and exits of the city. Jihan Othman Khalil, the co-chair of the municipalities committee, said that the weather cond ...

A painting exhibition was opened at Martyr Abdullah Al Qadri School

SDF Press - 2019-04-15 13:36
The school of martyr “Abdullah Al-Qadri” opened an exhibition of painting and handicrafts in Mufti neighborhood in Hasaka province. Dozens of the residents, administrators from Directorate of Education and representatives of the civil councils attended th ...

A lot of works and efforts made in order to increase the beauty of the city

SDF Press - 2019-04-14 21:00
Raqqa – in coordination with the department of environment and Gardens in Raqqa the cleaning department clean the sidewalks, the roads and the western entrance of the city in order to restore the beauty and cultural splendor of the city by removing the di ...

Water purification station was opened in Hol.

SDF Press - 2019-04-13 06:50
In collaboration with drinking water department in Hassakeh province, the municipality of people in Hol township opened a water purification station in order to secure drinking water to the township and the surrounding villages because the water of the ar ...

Nepotism Turns Into Work Discrimination in Kurdistan of Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-04-09 11:10
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Nepotism means considering and favoring friends, relatives and family members for hiring to all kind of work positions in your business entity. And it is not illegal in most cases around the globe. And even promoting ...

“Am I able to live in this destroyed city?” The exiled teacher who returned to Raqqa determined to protect the city’s youth from Daesh — meet Mona Freij

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-03 11:25
“Daesh raided our house,” says Mona Freij, 43, an activist, social worker and English teacher from the Syrian city of Raqqa. “God didn’t will that I die yet. I was able to get away and reached Turkey.” Article “Am I able to live in this destroyed city?” ...

IS Attacks Kurdish Village in Kirkuk, Kills One

BAS News - 2019-03-30 14:01
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) militants attacked a Kurdish village overnight Friday near Daquq in Kirkuk province, killing a young man. A local source told BasNews that the jihadists stormed Sheikh Mahmoud village during the night and opened fire at a g ...