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Photo exhibition on the Saturday Mothers in Istanbul

Photo exhibition on the Saturday Mothers in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-05-19 12:44
In Istanbul, an exhibition has been opened with photos of the Saturday mothers. ...
Photo exhibition on the Saturday Mothers in Istanbul - ANF

Rojava: a Project for Peace on the Syrian Border

Hawzhin Press - 2019-06-13 08:00
A revolution is unfolding in Rojava, in the north-east of Syria. In a region wracked with violence, the Kurdish-left are constructing an anti-capitalist, feminist experiment, with peace as their aim. The post Rojava: a Project for Peace on the Syrian Bor ...

Diyarbakir was hosted a seminar on the 30th anniversary of Dr Ghassemlou's assassination

Kurdpa - 2019-06-13 06:06
Kurdpa Agency: A seminar on the 30th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Ghassemlou, the charismatic leader of the Kurds nation, was held in the city of Diyarbakir, Kurdistan, Turkey. ...

Mesopotamian Civilization book sheds light on the Syriac problem

ANF - 2019-06-09 11:08
Yaşar Küçükaslan's book “Mesopotamian Civilization” sheds light on the role of Mesopotamia in the development of humanity and the problems of Assyrian-Syriac-Chaldeans from past to present. ...

Haider al-Abadi congratulates Barzani on the occasion of his election as President of the Kurdistan Region

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK Congratulated the former Iraqi Prime Minister and leader of the Al- Nasir coalition, Haider al-Abadi Nechirvan Barzani on the occasion of his election as President of the Kurdistan Region, and wished continued cooperation in all fields. Telegr ...

HPG statement on Turkish invasion operation in Xakurke

ANF - 2019-05-28 16:04
HPG released a statement on the invasion operation of the Turkish army in South Kurdistan, saying that the occupiers will experience the biggest blow in their history. ...

Abductions and murders on the rise in Afrin

ANF - 2019-05-27 14:56
Abductions for ransom and murders against civilians are on the rise in Turkish state occupied Afrin. The gangs tortured and killed a civilian in Afrin and several civilians were abducted in May.Policies to change the demographic makeup are still in place. ...

Saturday Mothers: 24 years of fight for justice

ANF - 2019-05-25 14:35
Twenty-four years ago, the Saturday Mothers took to the streets for the first time in Istanbul to protest the enforced disappearance state practice. ...

Saturday Mothers awarded Human Rights, Peace and Democracy award

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
The Human Rights, Peace and Democracy Award organized by Istanbul Medical Chamber was given to the Saturday Mothers. ...

See the progress achieved in rebuilding liberated areas

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-24 12:50
Daesh left destruction behind in the cities that were liberated. Slowly but surely, the places they destroyed are being rebuilt. Article See the progress achieved in rebuilding liberated areas Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Police attacked mothers in Gebze

ANF - 2019-05-20 14:58
The police attacked mothers in Gebze and detained several. ...

Commemoration ceremonies and the lighting of candles on the day of martyrs

SDF Press - 2019-05-19 02:55
Tabqa-The Council of Martyrs’ Families organized today on May 18, Martyrs’ Day, commemorate ceremonies and light candles on the martyrs’ shrines, promising to continue their struggle and follow their footstep until achieving their goals in building free s ...

The death toll in Amadiya explosion rose up

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 19:24
WAAR_DUHOK The death toll in Aamadiya explosion rose 5 soldiers and two policemen. The bomb exploded on the roadside with a special bus for Turkish troops. A security source confirmed that the Turkish forces control the road and do not prevent the right ...

Kurdish forces crack down on Islamic State fighters in Syria’s Deir al Zor

E-Kurd - 2019-05-16 14:25
DEIR al-ZOR,— U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces said on Wednesday they had begun a campaign against “terrorists” linked to Islamic State in a strategic town in the oil rich eastern province of Deir al Zor that residents and witnesses say has been at the cen ...

Breaking news: A roadside bomb explodes on the Amadiyah-Duhok road

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK A roadside bomb exploded on Thursday on the Duhok-Amadiya road with a special bus for Turkish troops. The explosion, which hit the private bus of the Turkish forces, wounded four elements. A security source confirmed that the Turkish forces co ...

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 ...

Mothers in Amed: We support our children’s resistance

ANF - 2019-05-14 16:15
The prisoners’ mothers are on day 14 of their protest. The families continue their protest despite the police blockade and attacks and say they support their children’s resistance. ...

No information is available on the destiny of a Kurdish teacher

Kurdpa - 2019-05-12 20:16
Kurdpa Agency: no accurate information is available on the fate of Mohabadi teacher after being arrest. ...

Journalist Evren is on the 142nd day of hunger strike

ANF - 2019-05-06 10:53
Journalist Kibriye Evren will appear in court tomorrow, for the 5th hearing of her case. She is being held in Diyarbakır Prison and has been on hunger strike for 142 days. ...

Another police attack: Mothers dragged on the ground

ANF - 2019-04-20 15:54
Peace Mothers gathered in Kiziltepe, Mardin to draw attention to the hunger strikes were attacked by the police and dragged on the ground. ...