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Why the Algerian popular movement has succeeded until now? - Modern Diplomacy

Why the Algerian popular movement has succeeded until now? - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-05-12 14:23

Why the Algerian popular movement has succeeded until now? - Modern Diplomacy - Moderndiplomacy

‘Yellow Vest movement scoring gains, but faces hurdles’

Waar Media - 2019-06-01 17:40
WAAR_DUHOK Over months of protests, France’s Yellow Vest movement has scored some wins from the government and gained momentum, but in the long run, it faces some problems, according to an analyst of the protest movement. “The Yellow Vests have won speci ...

The Ettelaat demanded an increase in the sentences of a Piranshahri citizen

Kurdpa - 2019-05-18 16:40
Kurdpa Agency: The Ministry of Intelligence has appealed for a Kurdish citizen from Piranshahr, wanted to increase in his sentence. ...

New Generation’s Abdulwahid detained in blackmail, defamation probe

E-Kurd - 2019-05-16 23:27
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Shaswar Abdulwahid, leader of the New Generation Movement, has been detained after appearing in a Sulaimani court on Thursday afternoon. He faces charges of blackmail and defamation. The investigative court of the Gen ...

Why the WhatsApp spies may have eyes on Iran

BBC - 2019-05-15 00:24
The cyber-attack may be a calling card in the shadowy struggle between Israel, Gulf states and their common foe. ...

Explainer: Why the war in Syria's Idlib escalated again - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-11 00:45

Release of confession footage is an attempt to weaken New Generation: leader

E-Kurd - 2019-05-10 23:57
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish security forces (Asayish) in Sulaimani are to blame because they want to “target and defame” the New Generation Movement, its leader Shaswar Abdulwahid said on Friday. Earlier in the day, Asayish released a vi ...

US Carrier Arrives at Red Sea After Passing Suez Canal

BAS News - 2019-05-09 23:12
ERBIL - The Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) has reportedly arrived at the Red Sea after it passed through Egypt's Suez Canal on Thursday, the Suez Canal Authority has confirmed. The US has ordered the deployment of its aircraft carrier strike group and bomber t ...

Security forces arrest 5 members of the New Generation movement in Sulaymaniyah

Kurdiu - 2019-05-07 19:44

Iraq begins preparations for 2020 general population census

E-Kurd - 2019-05-06 18:57
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Minister of Planning Nouri Sabah al-Dulaimi said the ministry has begun preparations for the general population census scheduled for 2020, an official Iraqi newspaper said on Monday. “The Ministry of Planning has started its technical pro ...

Actions by Revolutionary Youth Movement

ANF - 2019-05-06 12:13
The Revolutionary Youth Movement (DGH) and the Revolutionary Young Women's Movement (DGKH) carried out actions in Amed and Van. ...

Security Forces Arrest Six Members of New Generation Movement

BAS News - 2019-05-05 18:33
ERBIL - The security forces affiliated with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) raided on Sunday the headquarters of the New Generation Movement in Sulaimaniya province and arrested six members of the party. In late April, one of the New Generation Mo ...

When Extinction Rebellion met the Kurdish Liberation Movement

ANF - 2019-04-27 14:03
The Marble Arch occupiers had invited Kurdish activists and their supporters to talk about the Kurdish Liberation Movement. ...

US “peace deal”: The guide for the perplexed with updates

Seth Frantzman - 2019-04-26 11:02
The US is working on a secretive peace deal that is supposed to be rolled out in June. It has led to many rumors and discussions about why the administration […] ...

New Generation Movement Leader Spied on Members with Hidden Camera: MP

BAS News - 2019-04-24 14:36
Shaswar Abdulwahid threatens to publish “forged nude videos” of MPs ERBIL — A member of Kurdistan Region Parliament from the New Generation Movement revealed on Wednesday that her party leader has threatened to publish “forged nude videos” of her after d ...

65th group took over the hunger strike in Sulaymaniyah

ANF - 2019-04-21 13:11
The hunger strike carried out in the Mesopotamian Workers Association has been taken over by the 65th group on the 128th day. ...

Seven key figures accused of transferring millions of dollars to Daesh in a network across the Middle East, Europe and East Africa are targeted with sanctions by US Treasury

The Global Coalition - 2019-04-16 07:02
Washington – Today, the U.S. Treasury has “designated” seven individuals and one company as part of powers which target terrorists – and those providing support to terrorists. When a person becomes a “Specially Designated National”, their assets are bloc ...

“Farhad Salehi”director general and “Salam Paveh” secretary of the analytical press center was summoned to the Paveh County Public Prosecutor’s Office.

Roji Kurd - 2019-04-15 00:01
“Salam Paveh” the secretary of the intelligence news agency has been informed by telephone that he needs to introduce some details to the Paveh prosecutor’s office. Due to the summons of the director of the analytical news portal “Salam Paveh” no precise ...

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 ...

Chinese Skyscraper Has A Waterfall Now Because Why Not

Waar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK Now, while it may look impressive, I’d advise you not to book your trip immediately and go see how awesome this thing is. The waterfall requires four huge pumps that get the water all the way up those 350 feet, which estimates the cost of the ...