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Turkish state bans May 1 in Cizre

Turkish state bans May 1 in Cizre

ANF - 2019-04-30 13:05
The Turkish state has banned the rally planned for May 1 International Day of Workers and Solidarity. ...
Turkish state bans May 1 in Cizre - ANF

Ending a training course in the academy of martyr Brosk Piro

SDF Press - 2019-05-21 20:40
Hasaka- The academy of martyr Brosk Piro ended on Tuesday 21 May 21, 2019 a training course for SDF fighters. The course lasted 45 days in which the fighters received military training on various types of light and medium weapons. The leaders of the Syria ...

Deir ez-Zor people protest Turkish attacks and wall construction

ANF - 2019-05-06 10:53
In a village of Deir ez-Zor, hundreds of people have protested against Turkish aggression in northern Syria. The Turkish state builds a wall in Afrin with the purpose of annexing the area. ...

Occupying Turkish state attacked villages of Afrin

ANF - 2019-05-04 22:27
The occupying Turkish state is attacking the villages of Şera and Şehba in Afrin. ...

Monday Announced as First Day of Ramadan in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-05-04 20:02
ERBIL — A high Islamic committee has announced that Monday (6th May) will be the first day for Muslim’s holy month of Ramadan. The committee made the announcement after observations on Saturday. Counterpart committees in Iraq also agreed that this year’s ...

Celebrating Labor Day in Hasakah

SDF Press - 2019-05-02 00:55
Hassaka – The city of Hassake organized a celebration on the occasion of the International Day of Workers, and held the ceremony in Al Taseffia area in which the city institutions and the people of the city participated The celebration began with a minute ...

May 1 celebrations in Europe salute hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-01 19:23
Kurdistanis attending May 1 celebrations in European cities protested the Imrali isolation and saluted the hunger strikers. ...

Isolation protests in May 1 celebrations in Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-05-01 17:27
Workers took to the streets in Kurdistan for May 1. AKP’s anti-labor practices were protested in the demonstrations where the workers also drew attention to the isolation and the hunger strikes. ...

Celebrating May 1 in Qamishlo: “We will tear down the invasion!”

ANF - 2019-05-01 16:52
Hundreds gathered in Qamishlo to celebrate May 1 in the Newroz grounds. ...

Prisoners’ mothers with white scarves in Istanbul's May 1 cortege

ANF - 2019-05-01 14:44
Mothers of prisoners attended the May 1 celebrations in Bakirkoy wearing their white headscarves. ...

White scarved mothers not allowed in May 1 celebrations in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-01 13:32
May 1 celebrations led by the KESK, DISK, Amed Chamber of Medicine and TMMOB have started in Amed. The police is not allowing mothers wearing white headscarves in to the celebration grounds. ...

KRG Spares No Effort in Preserving Rights of Workers: Statement

BAS News - 2019-05-01 13:19
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said it is determined to provide better work and living condition for workers, and preserve their rights. The KRG made the pledge in a statement released on 1st May to mark the International Workers’ Day. “ ...

TEV-DEM: Raise the struggle against the invading Turkish state

ANF - 2019-04-27 14:03
TEV-DEM protested the Turkish state building a wall in Afrin and called to raise the struggle against the invading Turkish state’s attacks against Afrin and the rest of Syrian territory. ...

Turkish state tears down Afrin villages to build wall

ANF - 2019-04-25 15:18
The invading Turkish state has been building a wall in 3 parts in the Kimare, Cilbil and Meryemin villages in an attempt to completely cut Afrin off from the rest of the region. ...

Prostitution through Turkey in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-25 13:40
The invading Turkish state has accelerated the implementation of prostitution and drugs in Afrin as well as turning citizens into spies in recent months. ...

Kurdistan PM Discusses Politics, Security with Coalition

BAS News - 2019-04-24 01:04
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Deputy Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat Islamic State Ambassador William Roebuck on Tuesday for talks on a number of political and security issues in the region. During ...

Turkish army putting up wall in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-23 15:25
The Turkish army is putting up a wall to include Afrin in their own territory. The invading army is also increasing their military bases and outposts near the city. ...

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 ...

More pro-Kurdish accounts blocked on Twitter

ANF - 2019-04-07 21:52
A Turkish court has banned access to several social media accounts, including those of deputies, news agencies and journalists. ...

Erdogan: Nation Chose Us For 15 Consecutive Elections

Waar Media - 2019-04-01 18:43
WAAR_DUHOK The Turkish nation has made the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party winner of 15 consecutive elections, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said early Monday. Erdogan said 56 percent of municipalities in Turkey will be run by AK Party, in an ...

Turkish army bombs Sheranish village in Zaxo

ANF - 2019-04-01 14:23
The Turkish army has bombed the Sheranish village in Zaxo twice in one week. The mortars fired hit a house and caused material damage. ...