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HDP protests usurpation of people's will by the AKP

HDP protests usurpation of people's will by the AKP

ANF - 2019-05-30 12:13
Selahattin Aslan, co-spokesperson of the Democratic Local Government Council of HDP said the usurpation of municipalities and of the popular will of the people continue after the elections. ...
HDP protests usurpation of people\'s will by the AKP - ANF

Arrest of a Kurdish citizen by the IRGC's intelligence

Kurdpa - 2019-06-27 23:43
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish citizen from the city of Oshnavieh was arrested by IRGC's intelligence. ...

Kemalbay: The elections have turned into a referendum

ANF - 2019-06-19 16:10
HDP MP Serpil Kemalbay said workers will face a great attack after the June 23 elections, starting with the robbery of the seniority compensation, and added that voters should consider their position accordingly. ...

HDP Amed co-mayors met to discuss local government issues

ANF - 2019-06-13 12:31
HDP district co-mayors met with Metropolitan Municipality co-mayor Selçuk Mızraklı in Amed to discuss solution of local government problems. ...

Self – Defense Forces In Tabqa .. A Watchful Eye on The Security of the People

SDF Press - 2019-06-10 22:50
Tabqa – After liberating north and east Syria from the terrorist organization ISIS. The self-defense forces effectively contributed in the battles fought by the Syrian democratic forces, especially in Tabqa city. These forces which consist of Tabqa’s citi ...

Thousands of people from Idlib settled in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-04 12:08
The Turkish occupying state continues its policy of demographic change in Afrin. While Kurds are being persecuted by torture, murder and kidnapping, around 4,000 people from Idlib have now settled in Afrin. ...

The world this week: A London Bridge tragedy and the birth of Orwell’s Big Brother | The Independent

Independent - 2019-06-03 13:45

People reacted angrily to Turkish army invasion attempt

ANF - 2019-06-02 11:40
The attempt of the Turkish army to invade the Xakurkê area is confronted by the great resistance by guerrillas. The people of South Kurdistan are very angry at the Turkish state's invasion attacks and collaborators. ...

Families of soldiers/policemen captured by HPG meet IHD and HDP

ANF - 2019-05-29 15:02
Families of soldiers and policemen captured by the HPG held a press statement with the IHD and called on the public and the state. The families also met with the HDP. ...

HDP’s Buldan: Resolve the Kurdish issue or dissolve the state

ANF - 2019-05-28 17:07
HDP Co-chair Pervin Buldan saluted the victory against the isolation and said, “Either the Kurdish issue will be resolved, or the state will be dissolved.” ...

Number of US oil rigs falls by 5 to 797

Waar Media - 2019-05-25 13:07
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. decreased by 5 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 797 for the week ending May 24, from 802 ...

Demonstration in Baghdad Calls on Iraq to Avoid Iran-US Conflict

BAS News - 2019-05-25 01:06
ERBIL — Thousands of people gathered in Iraq’s capital Baghdad overnight Friday to urge the Iraqi government to stay out of the growing conflict between Iran and the United States. The protests came after Muqtada al-Sadr, a powerful Shi’ite cleric and th ...

Talk on the Kurdish Women’s Movement

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
A talk titled The Kurdish Women’s Movement: On Revolution, Militarism and Body Politics will address the history of the Kurdish women's liberation movement. ...

HDP’ê Meclîsa Ciwanan a Sêrtê îlan kir

ANF - 2019-05-23 19:19
Partiya Demokratîk a Gelan (HDP) Meclîsa Ciwanan a HDP’ê ya Sêrtê îlan kir. ...

Kurdish asylum seekers protest by hunger strike because of violation of their rights by Croatia

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2019-05-23 14:23
kmmk A Kurdish refugee went on hunger strike. following a protest by a group of Kurdish asylum seekers at the Zagreb Campus in the Croatian capital regarding the treatment and considering refugees dossier Shokoh Karimi is a Kurdish refugee who has been on ...

Systematic attacks by the occupation forces in Afrin continue

ANF - 2019-05-19 17:38
Since the occupation of Afrin Canton by the Turkish state and its militias, systematic attacks on the population have taken place. The barbaric acts of looting, torture and kidnapping continue. ...

400 thousand tons of wheat will be received by the company of developing agricultural sector

SDF Press - 2019-05-17 01:21
Hasaka-This year, the Syrian regions witnessed large rainfall, which was reflected positively on most agricultural crops such as wheat and barley, which are considered to be the main source of income for the Syrian people. The cities and villages of Al Ja ...

The Municipality of Sharqiya begins with asphalt and street restoration

SDF Press - 2019-05-16 01:21
Hasaka – The municipality of the people in the eastern region through its ongoing work to solve the problems experienced by the people of the town. In the eastern part of the city, people’s municipality worked to solve the problem of sanitation and the pa ...

New York Times: They Were ‘Comrades in Arms’ Against ISIS. Now the U.S. Is Eyeing the Exit

Justice for Kurds - 2019-05-14 18:11
RMEILAN, Syria — Dressed in camouflage and sipping tea, the Syrian commander who emerged as America’s closest ally in the battle that defeated Islamic State looked to an unsettling future. The Kurdish leader of the Syrian Democratic Forces, known by the n ...

Hawija: Bodies of Hundreds of People Killed by IS Yet to be Recovered

BAS News - 2019-05-11 22:41
ERBIL - Bodies of hundreds of people who were killed by the Islamic State (IS) in Hawija (some 55 kilometers southwest Kirkuk) in the past few years are yet to be recovered due to restrictions by the Iraqi forces. The extremists killed 7,000 to 8,000 peo ...

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 ...