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Four people including two kids injured in armed attack in Amed

Four people including two kids injured in armed attack in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
Clash erupted after a house was targeted by an armed attack in Amed city. Two people in the house and two kids playing outside were wounded. ...
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Four People Killed after Sadr Supporters Attacked Najaf Shopping Mall

BAS News - 2019-05-16 10:15
ERBIL — At least four people were killed in Iraq’s southern city of Najaf where supporters of Iraqi Shi’ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr attacked a shopping mall overnight on Wednesday. The mall belongs to a business man close to Sadr Movement, but he was accu ...

Two Kurdish Kolbars were Injured in Sardasht and Hawraman

Kurdpa - 2019-05-14 06:02
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish Kolbars were wounded and taken to medical centers due to direct shootings and falls from the height of Sardasht and Hawraman. ...

Peshmerga Commander Dies After Being Injured in Military Training

BAS News - 2019-05-12 18:38
ERBIL - A Peshmerga commander passed away on Sunday, only three days after he was injured in an accident during a military training exercise. Earlier on Thursday, Commander Askandar Gardi and two other Peshmerga fighters were wounded after a mortar round ...

Four activists arrested in Van

ANF - 2019-05-09 09:41
In the early hours of the morning police raided the building in Van where activists are on solidarity hunger strike and detained four people. ...

Seven People Killed, Injured by Unknown Gunmen in Salahaddin

BAS News - 2019-05-08 21:15
ERBIL - At least seven were people were either killed or injured in an armed attack carried out by unknown gunmen in the Iraqi province of Salahaddin on Wednesday. The incident occurred in the district of al-Mazare of Salahaddin province where unidentifi ...

26 Gewerkschafter in Amed festgenommen

ANF - 2019-05-06 03:02
Bei einer Protestkundgebung zum Hungerstreik sind 26 Mitglieder des Gewerkschaftsverbands KESK in Amed festgenommen worden. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in attacks by Kurdish militants, Turkey says

Reuters - 2019-05-04 22:56
Four Turkish soldiers were killed and two others wounded in two separate attacks by Kurdish militants on Saturday, the Turkish defense ministry said, adding that the army had retaliated in both cases. ...

White scarves form human chain in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-01 15:48
Women wearing white headscarves attended the May 1 celebrations in Amed where they formed a human chain to draw attention to the political prisoners on hunger strikes. The crowd in the square frequently chant for the resistance in the prisons. ...

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. ...

Dust Storm Kills Two, Injures Several in Central Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-29 21:26
ERBIL - At least two people were killed in the Iraqi city of Anbar on Monday in a fierce dust storm while several more were wounded. According to Iraqi media reports, the storm also sent over 20 people to the hospital in Karbala city, some 100 kilometers ...

Over 50 Syrian Government Forces, Allies Killed, Injured by Jihadists

BAS News - 2019-04-27 23:32
ERBIL - Over 50 Syrian government forces and allied fighters were either killed or injured in two separate attacks carried out by two jihadist groups early on Saturday, a monitor said. According to a statement by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, ...

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 ...

PFLP Secretary General visited MPs on hunger strike in Amed

ANF - 2019-04-27 15:58
PFLP Secretary General Ahmed Saadet’s lawyer Mahmod Hassan paid a solidarity visit to the HDP MPs who are on a hunger strike in the HDP offices in Amed. ...

[VIDEO] Iraqi Forces Arrest Four People Smuggling SIM Cards to IS

BAS News - 2019-04-16 14:36
ERBIL — Iraqi counter-terror forces on Tuesday announced the arrest of four people carrying 600 SIM cards to the Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the western province of Anbar. “The four, including a woman, were arrested with 600 mobile phone SIM cards in ...

Why Manchester United need to make sweeping changes in the summer

Waar Media - 2019-04-14 10:39
WAAR_DUHOK Manchester United‘s sluggish performance to eke out a 2-1 victory over West Ham United on Saturday reiterated the notion that the recent upheaval in their performances was merely a flash in the pan, and the deep rot that has set within the ran ...

Anbar: Separate Blasts Wound Two People

BAS News - 2019-04-10 21:54
ERBIL - At least two people were injured in the Iraqi province of Anbar on Wednesday as a result of separate bomb attacks in the city. According to a statement by the Security Media Cell, three explosive charges exploded in different areas of the distric ...

Two Army soldiers were wounded by a mine blast in Saghez

Kurdpa - 2019-04-04 22:45
Kurdpa Agency: Two Army soldiers were injured in a mine blast in Saghez. ...

Diyala: One Policeman Killed, Three Injured in Armed Attack

BAS News - 2019-04-03 22:54
ERBIL - At least one Iraqi policeman was killed while three others were wounded in an attack conducted by unidentified armed men in Diyala province on Wednesday. Mawazin News quoted a security source as explaining that the incident took place in the dist ...

HDP objects to results in Akdeniz, Dargecit and Bitlis

ANF - 2019-04-02 17:08
HDP filed objections to the election results in the Akdeniz and Dargecit districts and the Bitlis province. ...