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Women met to prepare the 15th edition of the Zilan Festival

Women met to prepare the 15th edition of the Zilan Festival

ANF - 2019-06-02 08:49
Women responded to the call of the Women's Peace Bureau (CENI) and the Kurdish Women's Movement of Germany (YJKE) and met in Cologne, to discuss the preparations for the Zilan Women's Festival on 22 June. ...
Women met to prepare the 15th edition of the Zilan Festival - ANF

Success for the 16th Zilan and Anna Women's Festival

ANF - 2019-07-02 07:46
The 16th Zilan and Anna Women's Festival was held in London. ...

Iraq to Discuss Turkish Airstrikes on Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-30 01:36
ERBIL - Tens of Iraqi lawmakers have demanded in a written letter to bring up the subject of Turkish airstrikes on the Kurdistan Region's border areas to the parliament as the air raids have lately killed several civilians. The letter has been signed by ...

KCDK-E called on people to join marches on 29 June

ANF - 2019-06-27 11:40
KCDK-E urged "all Kurdish people, women, children, young and old, to participate actively in marches that will take place in Europe, Canada, Australia and Japan on Saturday 29 June against the Turkish invasion and attacks in South Kurdistan. ...

Kurdistan PM-Designate Meets Socialist Party Leader to Discuss New Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-17 17:34
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani met with Kurdistan Socialist Democratic Party leader Mohammed Haji Mahmoud on Monday to discuss the formation of the next cabinet. He reportedly invited the Kurdish party to submit the res ...

Temelli: Let's give the AKP a red card on 23 June

ANF - 2019-06-15 17:04
HDP co-chair Sezai Temelli visited Istanbul with Party executive members as well as MPs before the re-run of the city elections on 23 June. ...

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. ...

Manchester United Transfer News: Versatile defender to leave the club

Waar Media - 2019-06-06 20:19
WAAR_DUHOK After four seasons at Manchester United, Matteo Darmian looks to be on his way out in the summer transfer window. Valencia are heading the line for the defender’s services, with United demanding a fee of around €10 million for the transfer. Re ...

Family of Yazidi man killed by Turkish attack: Stop the invasion

ANF - 2019-06-06 14:25
The family of Emin Salih, who was murdered by the Turkish army, called on the Iraqi Government to stop the invasion. ...

KCDK-E called on activists to march for Afrin on 8 June

ANF - 2019-06-06 09:20
The KCDK-E chairmanship has issued a written statement to protest the invasion of Afrin and called on people to join the march to be held in Cologne on 8 June. ...

Call to join 3rd Global Day of Action to defend Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-06 09:20
The Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive and the Mesopotamia Ecology Movement issued a call to movements and activists worldwide to join the 3rd Global Day of Action for the defense of the 12,000 year old town Hasankeyf and the Tigris River on June 7 and 8. ...

Norway to repatriate 5 orphan children of ISIS adherents from Syria

The Defense Post - 2019-06-03 18:53
The Kurdish administration in northeast Syria handed over five orphans from a family who joined ISIS to Norwegian authorities The post Norway to repatriate 5 orphan children of ISIS adherents from Syria appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Hundreds in Istanbul to mark anniversary of Gezi Park Resistance

ANF - 2019-06-01 08:31
Hundreds of people gathered in Istanbul responding to the call of the Taksim Solidarity to mark the 6th anniversary of the Gezi Park Resistance. ...

competition to choose the most beautiful painting symbolizes peace

SDF Press - 2019-05-31 00:35
Hasakah – The “Al-Helm”,”Dream” Association in Al-Hasakah organized an exhibition of paintings and photographs and during that there is a competition to choose the most beautiful painting symbolizing peace. The contest was attended by representatives of t ...

Municipalitybof “Al Janobiya” organized a campaign to clean the graves of herbs

SDF Press - 2019-05-31 00:35
Hasakah_ The municipality of the people in the southern region started a campaign to remove weeds from the graves in the neighborhood of “Ghueran” in Hasakah, and this campaign comes after the large spread of herbs that contain large amounts of reptiles a ...

EU leaders assess outcome of European elections

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK EU leaders gathered Tuesday for an informal dinner in Brussels to evaluate the outcome of European Parliament elections and started negotiations to name new heads of the bloc’s bodies. “Tonight the EU leaders met to assess the outcome of the E ...

Kurdistan Parliament Elects The President of The Region Tomprrow

Waar Media - 2019-05-27 15:02
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan’s parliament is to elect a new head of the Kurdistan region on Tuesday, amid opposition and boycott by opposition parties, which have already announced their rejection of the mechanisms adopted in re-activating the post. PUK and Gorr ...

Hoshyar Zebari: Iraqi government has to find the solutions Fire Incidents in wheat field

Waar Media - 2019-05-27 15:02
WAAR_DUHOK The member of KDP political party Hoshyar Zebari, has expressed concerns over the recent fire incidents that have targeted the wheat farms of Kurdish people, and he urged Baghdad government to find the solutions for these incidents and also ta ...

UN Security Council to Discuss Iraq on Tuesday

BAS News - 2019-05-19 15:39
ERBIL — United Nations Security Council is set to hold a session to Tuesday this week to discuss the latest developments in Iraq, according to the United Nations Assistance Mission to Iraq (UNAMI). The session is scheduled for 21 May 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Ne ...

Women wearing white head scarves reallied in Cologne

ANF - 2019-05-09 18:34
Women wearing withe head scarves protested the attacks on mothers in front of the Turkish Consulate in Cologne. ...

Iraqi Oil Minister in Qatar to Discuss Cooperation

BAS News - 2019-05-05 15:44
ERBIL — Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban has travelled to Qatar where he met with his counterpart to discuss possible cooperation in the field of energy. Iraqi Oil Ministry said in a statement that Ghadhban met with Qatari Oil Minister Saad al-Kaabi wh ...