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Popular Netflix Show ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Condemned for Using ‘Antisemitic Trope’ | Jewish & Israel News

Popular Netflix Show ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Condemned for Using ‘Antisemitic Trope’ | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2019-05-06 19:36

Popular Netflix Show ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Condemned for Using ‘Antisemitic Trope’ | Jewish & Israel News - Algemeiner

Jailed Kurdish militant leader calls for end to hunger strike, World News |

Wionews - 2019-05-27 17:52

Sajid Javid condemned for ‘criminalising’ fighters against Isis | UK news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-05-26 07:35

And what if the Trump plan should work after all? - Opinion - Israel News |

Haaretz - 2019-05-24 13:18

105 fighters ended their training course at the Academy of Commando

SDF Press - 2019-05-13 20:54
News center – The Commandos Academy of The Syrian Democratic Forces in Euphrates Region ended its third training course. The course was named after the martyr “Delovan Manbaj”. Leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces, Women’s Protection Units YPJ and the ...

Assyrian Church Values Barzani’s Efforts for Peaceful Coexistence

BAS News - 2019-05-12 15:34
ERBIL — A delegation led by Mar Gorgis III, the Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, met with Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, on Sunday in Erbil. During the meeting, the guests thanked Barzani for his con ...

IS Claims Responsibility for Deadly Attack in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-05-10 01:08
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) insurgent group has claimed responsibility for Thursday's deadly attack in central Baghdad which resulted in several casualties. The incident occurred on Thursday evening in the Sadr city in central Baghdad where a suicide ...

“Gov't must declare ending isolation for hunger strikes to end"

ANF - 2019-05-07 15:55
HDP deputies who have been on an indefinite hunger strike for months stated that the government should declare the end of the isolation in order for hunger strike actions to be brought to an end. ...

KCK on Ocalan’s Message: Demands of the Resistance Not Met

BAS News - 2019-05-07 13:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Communities Union (KCK), the umbrella group which includes the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), has responded to a message sent out by the jailed leader Abdullah Ocalan from his prison on Turkey’s Imrali island, saying that their demands ...

From Kobani to Kirkuk: the Kurdish struggle for rights and land - Middle East News -

Haaretz - 2019-05-06 18:35

Kirkuk University wins The Asia Award 2019 for outstanding support for students

E-Kurd - 2019-05-02 19:26
ABU DHABI,— The University of Kirkuk has won an award from Times Higher Education (THE) for outstanding student support because of its actions to provide places for displaced students. One of the world’s leading providers of data on universities, THE ann ...

War: Requiem for the Dispossessed

Hawzhin Press - 2019-05-01 17:51
Resistance, a crooked elegy scratched on gravestones. Rebellion: a dispossessed bird, wandering, in search of land. Burials and revolts, a laborious, communal occupation. The post War: Requiem for the Dispossessed appeared first on Hawzhin Azeez. ...

Dust Storm in Iraq's Karbala: Death Toll Rises

BAS News - 2019-04-30 01:05
ERBIL - The death toll for the victims of a fierce dust storm in central Iraq has risen to five which scores more were also wounded, said the Ministry of Health in a statement on Monday evening. Earlier the day, Iraqi media reports said that two people w ...

Training tour on municipal offices

SDF Press - 2019-04-29 23:25
Raqqa – The administration of the Municipality Academy organized a field tour for trainees in order to provide them with information, methods of work and familiarize them with the work of the offices.The tour included how to supervise the administrative o ...

Turkey Seeks Working Group on S-400s

BAS News - 2019-04-29 23:00
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone call with US counterpart Donald Trump on Monday for talks on a proposal for a working group on Russia's S-400 missile defense system, the Turkish presidency said in a press release. "Our Honorab ...

Hamas chief says Israel 'got the message' after morning of tense calm - Israel News -

Haaretz - 2019-04-25 19:16

In New York Speech, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif Backs IRGC, Accuses Trump of Falling for Israeli-Led 'Plot' | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2019-04-25 13:56

Ministry of Peshmerga representative to visit Baghdad, to discuss designated budget for the Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-21 13:53
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 10, 2019, Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar, Peshmerga Sec-General, shared during an interview that Adel Abdulmahdi has approved the designated Iraqi budget for the Peshmerga Forces. For that purpose, he has iss ...