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HDP: We share the sorrow and mourning of 104 years…

HDP: We share the sorrow and mourning of 104 years…

ANF - 2019-04-25 00:02
"As the grandchildren of the ancient peoples of Anatolia and Mesopotamia, we share the sorrow and pain of 104 years, and commemorate with grief and respect all those who have fallen.” ...
HDP: We share the sorrow and mourning of 104 years… - ANF

“Those who remain silent will be held to account”

ANF - 2019-05-04 16:25
Sultan Bozkurt said: “Those who remain silent in the face of this tyranny will also have a responsibility in coffins coming from prisons, and they will be the first to be held to account.” ...

The municipality of people opens a laboratory to analyze damaged items

SDF Press - 2019-05-01 07:05
Raqqa – The municipality of people opened today its central laboratory in Raqqa city. The mayors of the municipality of the city and its countryside attended the opening ceremony. In their speeches they congratulated and thanked all those who worked hard ...

Iraq Forces Convicts to Confess to IS Membership: HRW

BAS News - 2019-04-30 22:30
ERBIL - Relatives of those who have been convicted and jailed in Mosul city have accused the Iraqi security forces of torturing the prisoners and forcing them to confess their Islamic State (IS) membership. Mayada Omer, a resident of Mosul city, told The ...

Iraqi Kurdistan Islamic religious body issues Fatwa against hunting animals

E-Kurd - 2019-04-29 23:12
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— An Islamic religious authority in Iraqi Kurdistan Region on Sunday proclaimed it ‘Haram’ (forbidden) to hunt wild animals and called on citizens to abide by the laws and regulations of the regional government in th ...

Salahaddin: Three People Killed, Injured in Bomb Explosion

BAS News - 2019-04-27 22:27
ERBIL - A bomb explosion on Saturday resulted in the killing and wounding of three people in the Iraqi province of Salahaddin, local police reported. The incident took place in the oil-rich city of Baiji, Salahaddin province, targeting a truck and killin ...

Shaswar Abdulwahid accuses KDP, PUK of trying undermine New Generation

E-Kurd - 2019-04-26 01:21
New Generation leader says he was ‘betrayed’ by friends SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The founder and president of the New Generation (Newey Nwê) Movement late on Thursday addressed accusations of nepotism, blackmail, and prioritizing business dea ...

British commander silences the UN over Gaza protests inquiry

UN Watch - 2019-04-25 15:09
EXPOSED: Check out the face and reactions of UN Commissioner Sarah Hossain of Bangladesh as the brilliant & courageous Col. Kemp took the floor…. she didn't seem to like it one bit as he methodically ripped her insanely biased report to shreds! All of thi ...

Establishment of the first military force of the Armenian component

SDF Press - 2019-04-25 06:02
Hasaka – The Armenian component announced on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, the establishment of the first military force of the Armenian in Tal Tamar. The brigade was named after the martyr “Nubar Ozanyan” , it is a part of the Syrian Democratic Forces and ...

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 ...

Office of the families of the fighters in the Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-22 02:37
Tabqa-The Office of the families of the fighters was established in the Tabqa in early 2018. Since its establishment, it has worked to monitor the situation and affairs of the families of the fighters of Syrian Democratic Forces in Tabqa and its countrysi ...

The municipality of people paved Kornish street with rubble

SDF Press - 2019-04-21 22:02
Raqqa – . The Municipality of people in Raqqa continues its work to cover the streets of the city with rubble. Because of the weather and heavy rain in the city, which formed patches of water in the streets and digging within the streets which hinder the ...

A reconciliation agreement was made between the Aujail and Zuqayat clans.

SDF Press - 2019-04-21 22:02
Tabqa- In coordination with the reconciliation Committees and the administration of Al-Hamam village, the Public Relations Office of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Mansoura twonship, made a reconciliation agreement between Al-Ajeel and Zweiqat clans. Aft ...

Intelligence Agencies in Iraqi Kurdistan are Political Police of KDP and PUK

E-Kurd - 2019-04-21 12:17
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In the developing countries such as Iraq where young democracies try to establish intelligence agencies that respect democracy and the rule of law, they face challenge with many issues that hinder the formation of su ...

Flood and ignorance exacerbate the suffering of the refugees

ANF - 2019-04-19 11:30
Refugees at the Erīş camp in northeastern Syria are suffering heavily from the consequences of the flooding and ignorance of aid organizations. ...

The 7 Most Perilous Rivers and Lakes in the World

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK 1. River Ganges, India The Ancient Indian epic Ramayana tells us that the waters of the sacred Ganges River are endowed with the power to resurrect the dead and cure all ailments. Sadly, the reality is not all that colorful, as India’s biggest ...

Women's World March of Euskal Herria in solidarity with Leyla

ANF - 2019-04-12 08:48
Statements and declarations of solidarity with the hunger strike of HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Guven demanding the end of the isolation of Kurdish people’s leader Abdullah Ocalan continues to arrive from all over the world. ...

Kurdish Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike in Solidarity with Political Prisoners in Turkey

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-03 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Sixteen Kurdish political prisoners in Iran’s prisons went on a three days hunger strike in solidarity with Kurdish political prisoners in Turkey who have been on hunger strike for the past several weeks. According to ...

HDP won in 8 cities and 45 districts

ANF - 2019-04-01 10:29
HDP has won the elections in 8 cities and 45 districts despite all the attacks and fraud of the Turkish state. ...

Peshmerga Directorate of Reform meets with the Coalition’s Coordination Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-03-27 19:45
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On March 26th, 2019, the Director of Reform conducted a meeting with the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Reform and consultants to the Coalition allies from the United States, Britain, Germany and Canada. Initia ...