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Overnight Defense: Pompeo predicts Russia will be election threat for decades | Defends support for Saudis in Yemen | ISIS leader appears in first video in five years | Trump, Erdogan discuss F-35 dispute | TheHill

Overnight Defense: Pompeo predicts Russia will be election threat for decades | Defends support for Saudis in Yemen | ISIS leader appears in first video in five years | Trump, Erdogan discuss F-35 dispute | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-04-30 00:37

Overnight Defense: Pompeo predicts Russia will be election threat for decades | Defends support for Saudis in Yemen | ISIS leader appears in first video in five years | Trump, Erdogan discuss F-35 dispute | TheHill - Thehill

New Presidency to be "Umbrella for Unity": Nechirvan Barzani

BAS News - 2019-05-28 22:11
ERBIL - Nechirvan Barzani, who was elected by the parliament as the new President of the Kurdistan Region on Tuesday, said in a statement that the new presidency will be an "umbrella for unity," thanking the parliament for its confidence in him. Barzani ...

US-Iran war will be ‘end of Iraq’: Al-Sadr

Waar Media - 2019-05-20 14:07
WAAR_DUHOK Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has warned against dragging Iraq into any possible military conflict between the U.S. and Iran. “War between Iran and the U.S. will be an end of Iraq,” al-Sadr said on Twitter. “Any party that would drag Iraq ...

Cannes Film Festival .. 24 Will Be Shown at Today

Waar Media - 2019-05-20 14:07
WAAR_DUHOK Cannes 72nd Annual Film Festival, continues in Cannes city , France, and today many other films will be shown. Waar correspondent in Cannes, Herman Muhemd Tahir reported that Cannes film festival will show 24 movies in 4 halls. He added that 4 ...

Nechirvan Barzani will be elected as the new Kurdistan President with 91 MPs votes

Waar Media - 2019-05-19 15:03
WAAR_DUHOK Irfan Jamal Kirkukli, the leader of the Turkmen party has announced that the majority of Parliament factions have nominated Nechirvan Barzani for Kurdistan Presidency, and he will be elected with 91 MPs votes. A member of the Turkmen party ann ...

Mothers confirmed they will be in Esenyurt square today

ANF - 2019-05-10 11:32
The mothers confirmed they will be in Esenyurt square today, Friday. ...

Families in Gebze: We will be here every day!

ANF - 2019-05-10 08:31
The vigil promoted by the families of the hunger strikers in Gebze Women Prison has been blocked once again. The families said: “We will be here tomorrow.” ...

Strasbourg activists: AKP-MHP fascism will be defeated

ANF - 2019-05-08 17:59
Yuksel Koc issued a statement in the name of the Strasbourg activists for the anniversary of the end of WWII and said: “Like Nazism, humanity’s bane that is Erdogan’s fascism will be defeated through the resistance of the peoples.” ...

Pompeo: There will be 'devastating' consequences if Turkey attacks Syria - UPI.com

UPI - 2019-05-06 16:52

“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.” ...

Families:Our protests will continue until the isolation is broken

ANF - 2019-05-03 17:05
Families of prisoners who have been on hunger strikes to protest the isolation imposed upon Ocalan spoke against police brutality and announced that they will be on the streets every day until the isolation is broken. ...

Families in Esenyurt: We will be here every day

ANF - 2019-05-03 11:03
Following the police ban of their sit-in in Esenyurt, families of prisoners on hunger strike said they will be coming to the square every day. ...

Spanish state goes to the polls today

ANF - 2019-04-28 16:11
Today the Spanish state will hold its third general election in four years. ...

Three Kurds Nominated to Iraqi Embassies

BAS News - 2019-04-28 15:44
ERBIL — Three Kurdish figures are nominated to take offices as new ambassadors and consul generals of Iraq abroad. According to an official document by Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the candidates will be invited to an interview before being appoin ...

7th edition of Amed Theatre Festival kicked off today

ANF - 2019-04-26 14:42
The 7th Amed Theatre Festival has begun. The program of the festival, which will be held between 26 April and 5 May, will offer 12 plays. ...

Agiri: Step up solidarity with the hunger strikers!

ANF - 2019-04-26 10:54
Serhat Agiri, a member of the organizing committee of the hunger strike action in Strasbourg, underlined that support to the resistance, especially by the mothers of the prisoners, will be effective in breaking the isolation. ...

Study Explores The Neuroscience Of Overindulging

Waar Media - 2019-04-25 15:17
WAAR_DUHOK There is a large bag of chips in our lap; we are not hungry, but we manage to eat every last one of them. Many of us will be familiar with this scenario, but humans are not the only mammal with a drive to overeat high-calorie foods. In evoluti ...

Turkey to Find Alternative if US Refuses F-35 Deal: Turkish FM

BAS News - 2019-04-24 00:05
ERBIL - Turkey will find an alternative to meet its needs if the US refuses to supply the F-35 fighter jets, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday. "Why do we buy the S-400 [air defense systems]? Because we have an urgent need for an air defe ...

US defense secretary predicts Turkey will get the F-35 – POLITICO

Politico - 2019-04-03 06:55