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After the victory of the Socialist Party in Spain

After the victory of the Socialist Party in Spain

ANF - 2019-05-01 09:27
Right parties saw their expectations to govern frustrated. ...
After the victory of the Socialist Party in Spain - ANF

Open letter on the ecological revolution in Rojava

ANF - 2019-05-28 18:02
“We also call for support for the ecological revolution in Rojava. We are referring mainly to the internationalist community of Rojava with its campaign Make Rojava Green Again.” ...

Changes in sight in Ireland after the elections?

ANF - 2019-05-27 10:44
Speculation is growing of a general election in the 26 Counties later this year after Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin suggested he was keen to form a coalition with the Green Party. ...

Campaign to fight and reduce the spread leishmaniasis in the countryside of Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-05-21 20:40
Tabqa – Together for El Jarniya organization and in cooperation with the municipality of people in Tabqa has launched a campaign to fight leishmaniasis and reduce its spread. The campaign included the distribution of brochures to identify the disease of l ...

Facing the Challenge of the Islamic State in West Africa Province

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-16 06:19
Three years after Boko Haram broke apart, one faction, the Islamic State in West Africa Province, is forming a proto-state in northern Nigeria. The state should press its military offensive against the jihadists but also try undercutting their appeal by ...

Activation of the presidency of the Kurdistan Region after the ratification of the amendment of its law

Waar Media - 2019-05-08 15:36
WAAR_DUHOK Activation of the presidency of the region after the ratification of the amendment of its law in the Parliament of Kurdistan The Parliament of the Kurdistan Region in a session held on Wednesday on the proposal to amend the law of the presiden ...

The municipality of people intensifies its tours in the markets of Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-05-07 20:00
Tabqa – At the beginning of Ramadan month, Tabqa city is witnessing increasing movement and commercial activity in its markets, where supply and demand for goods, products and food is increasing. In turn, the control department and the ration office in th ...

Iranian Intelligence Bureau Filming the Confessions of Detained Kurdish Activists in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-07 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): On Wednesday evening, Apr 24, 2019 security forces transferred a number of Kurdish environmental activists and Kurdish members of the National Unity Party from the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre in Sananda ...

Venezuela crisis: The political battle and the people caught in the middle

BBC - 2019-05-04 01:51
The latest protests in Venezuela are just the most recent chapter in a long-running crisis. ...

PKK Affiliated Party Moves to Kirkuk as PUK Blocks Activity in Sulaymaniyah

BAS News - 2019-05-02 16:23
ERBIL — Kurdistan Free Society Party (Tevgeri Azadi) has prepared to hold its third congress on Friday in Kirkuk after the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) tightened the noose around the party’s political activities in Sulaymaniyah. Pressured by Turkey ...

The Municipality of the People in Raqqa celebrates the workers’ day

SDF Press - 2019-05-02 00:55
Raqqa – The ” Municipality of the People ” organized in Raqqa a celebration on the occasion of “World Labor Day”. In the presence of municipalities and leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces and the Internal Security Forces and the committees of the Civi ...

Opening the Center of Culture and Arts in Raqqa City

SDF Press - 2019-04-29 23:25
Raqqa –The Culture and Art Committee of the civil council of Raqqa, opened the Culture and Arts Center in the city, after four years of is closure. The opening ceremony began with a minute of silence in the memory of the martyrs` lives. The ministry of cu ...

The Founding Conference of the Union of the farmers’ associations was held in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-29 00:38
Under the slogan “Towards a Better Agricultural Reality”, the founding conference of the Union of the farmers’ associations in Raqqa was held today, with the aim of developing the agricultural sector, improving agricultural crops and increasing production ...

Police Raids Shaswar Abdulwahid’s Office after Nude Video Blackmail

BAS News - 2019-04-25 11:18
His secretary arrested ERBIL — Police in Sulaymaniyah arrested the secretary of Shaswar Abdulwahid, the leader of New Generation Movement, after the nude video blackmail against his party’s lawmakers. Earlier on Wednesday, MP Shadia Nawzad said during a ...

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 ...

Bomb Attack Kills, Injures over 40 in Northwest of Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - A bomb explosion in the center of rebel-held Jisr al-Shughour city, northwestern Syria, killed and wounded over 40 people on Wednesday, multiple reports said. The bomb blast, which left at least 17 people dead, came only a day after the Russian a ...

Sit-in against the isolation continues in front of EP

ANF - 2019-04-18 16:26
The sit-in demanding an end to the isolation continues in front of the EP on day 4. ...

Threats to members of the "Zagros_Chawe_Remaneh" Campaign in Oshnavieh and Mahabad

Kurdpa - 2019-04-10 16:33
Kurdpa Agency: The intelligence forces and the Revolutionary Guards threatened members of the Zagros_Chawe_Remaneh campaign in Oshnovieh and Mahabad. ...

Masror Barzani Revives The Armenian Ambassador In Iraq

Waar Media - 2019-04-04 18:41
WAAR_DUHOK Masror Barzani welcomed the Armenian ambassador in Baghdad Hrachya Poladian , and they discussed the historical relations between them, and means of enhancing economic and cultural relations between the two sides. The two sides referred to the ...