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FARC deputy Santrich free at last

FARC deputy Santrich free at last

ANF - 2019-05-31 10:17
FARC former commander Jesus Santrich was released on Thursday after a last attempt by the government to stop him walking free. ...
FARC deputy Santrich free at last - ANF

KRG Deputy Prime Minister met with a Military Delegation from the United States

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-19 19:27
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Qubad Talabani, KRG Deputy Prime Minister, received a military delegation from the United States, led by General Gregory and Steven Fagin, U.S. Consul General in Erbil. During the meeting, both sides discussed the figh ...

Egypt’s Former President Morsi Dies

BAS News - 2019-06-17 18:49
ERBIL — The former president of Egypt Mohammed Morsi died soon after a court session on Monday, state media reported. It said Morsi had firstly fainted during the court session, and he passed away afterwards. Morsi, 67, was imprisoned after his country’s ...

Shooting at Duhok School Leaves One Student Injured

BAS News - 2019-06-13 14:43
ERBIL — At least one student was injured on Thursday after an armed man opened fire just outside a school in Duhok province of Kurdistan Region. According to a press release by the police, previous disputes between the assailant and the injured was the r ...

FARC politician Santrich finally took his seat in Congress

ANF - 2019-06-13 12:49
After spending more than a year in jail, “without any evidence”, as he himself recalled, FARC former commander Jesus Santrich was formally sworn in in Colombia’s House of Representatives. ...

Clashes erupt at Al-Aqsa compound after settler tour

Waar Media - 2019-06-02 16:17
WAAR_DUHOK Clashes erupted between Palestinian worshippers and Israeli forces at East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Sunday during a settler tour at the flashpoint site, according to the Jerusalem Waqf (religious endowments) Agency. In a statemen ...

FARC’ın sembol isimlerinden Santrich yeniden serbest kalıyor

Nûpel - 2019-05-30 12:12
Kolombiya’da Yüksek Mahkeme, 17 Mayıs günü serbest kaldıktan birkaç dakika sonra başsavcılıkça yeniden gözaltına alınan eski Kolombiya Devrimci Silahlı Güçlerinin (FARC) sembol isimlerinden Jesus Santrich’in derhal serbest bırakılmasına karar verdi. Geçen ...

Yüksek Mahkeme, Kolombiya FARC liderinin serbest bırakılmasını istedi

BAS News - 2019-05-30 10:16
BasNews - Kolombiya’da Yüksek Mahkeme serbest kaldıktan birkaç dakika sonra başsavcılıkça yeniden gözaltına alınan eski Kolombiya Devrimci Silahlı Güçlerinin (FARC) sembol ismi Jesus Santrich’in derhal serbest bırakılmasına karar verdi. Geçen yıl uyuştur ...

Colombia's Supreme Court ordered immediate release of Santrich

ANF - 2019-05-30 09:59
Colombia’s Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the immediate release of former FARC commander Jesus Santrich. ...

Parliament to Elect President Today

BAS News - 2019-05-28 10:25
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament is set to convene today and elect a new president for Kurdistan Region. According to a previous statement by the legislative, lawmakers are invited to attend a session today at 11:00 local time. There are five candidat ...

Oil prices down following largest weekly drop of 2019

Waar Media - 2019-05-27 15:02
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Monday having posted the largest percentage drop of 2019 last week when Sino-U.S. trade tensions hampered global economic growth and demand for oil. International benchmark Brent crude was trading ...

Real Madrid news: ‘They have changed their coach and will make an important investment’, says Jose Mourinho

Waar Media - 2019-05-26 17:18
WAAR_DUHOK Former Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has backed Los Blancos to spend big during the summer transfer window. Real Madrid replaced Zinedine Zidane with Julen Lopetegui as the manager of the club at the start of the last season. However, the ...

Ministry of Peshmerga and Coalition partners discuss the role of women in the Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-26 02:10
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 21, 2019, Major General Basil Mohammad, Deputy Chief-of-Staff for Administration & Logistics, received a delegation from the Coalition partners at the main hall of the Ministry of Peshmerga. During their meeting ...

Venezuela'da mahkumlar ve polis çatıştı: 23 ölü

Rûdaw - 2019-05-25 14:16
Siyasi ve ekonomik kriz ile boğuşan Venezuela’da bir polis merkezinde tutulan mahkumlar ile polis arasında çıkan çatışmada en az 23 mahkum hayatını kaybetti ...

Venezuela'da polis ile çatışan 29 mahkum hayatını kaybetti

BAS News - 2019-05-25 11:18
BasNews - Venezeuela’nın Acarigua kentindeki bir polis merkezi içinde bulunan cezaevinde çıkan çatışmada en az 29 mahkum hayatını kaybettiği bildirildi. 250 kişi için tasarlanan ancak 540 mahkumun kaldığı cezaevindeki çatışmada, 20 polis memuru da yarala ...

Two Kolbars were injured at the Oshnavieh borders heights

Kurdpa - 2019-05-25 10:10
Kurdpa Agency: Government troops shot a group of Kurdish Kolbars at Oshnovieh borders heights and resulting in two seriously injured Kurdish Kolbars. ...

Çoban-çiftçi çatışması sürüyor: 15 bin kişi komşu ülkeye sığındı

BAS News - 2019-05-24 13:06
BasNews - Batı Afrika ülkesi Nijerya'nın kuzeybatısında çobanlarla çiftçiler arasındaki çatışmalardan kaçan binlerce çocuk ve kadın Nijer Cumhuriyeti'ne sığındı. Nijerya Ulusal Acil Yönetim Ajansı (NEMA) Sokoto Operasyon Başkanı Kofoworola Soleye, gazete ...

Kiziltepe Municipality under police occupation

ANF - 2019-05-09 13:08
X-ray scanners were placed by the entrance at HDP’s Kiziltepe Municipality, handing over control of who goes in and out of the municipality to the police. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan ‘repaid’ over $1 billion in loans: KRG finance minister

E-Kurd - 2019-05-03 12:27
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has repaid several separate loans worth of more than $1 million, Finance and Economy Minister Rebaz Hamlan said on Thursday. During a meeting with a delegation from the Fre ...

Cameroon’s Anglophone Crisis: How to Get to Talks?

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-02 17:48
After twenty months of clashes, the government and the separatists are both refusing to give ground. Both sides must explore compromise solutions aimed at a level of regional autonomy somewhere between the secession the separatists yearn for and the fake ...

Nine Civilians Killed, Injured by Syrian Regime Strikes

BAS News - 2019-05-02 00:52
ERBIL - At least nine civilians have either been killed or wounded in attacks carried out by the Syrian regime in the de-escalation zones, in northern Syria, locals said on Wednesday. According to Turkish media Anadolu Agency, airstrikes and bombardments ...