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Women solve all their issues in their own assemblies

Women solve all their issues in their own assemblies

ANF - 2019-06-03 09:10
Rimele Women’s Assembly produces solutions to all issues women in the neighborhood have and enables the women to build a future with their efforts in various areas. ...
Women solve all their issues in their own assemblies - ANF

UK pledges to build consensus for peace in Afghanistan

Waar Media - 2019-06-18 11:28
WAAR_DUHOK British Prime Minister Theresa May assured U.K.’s full support to build regional consensus for peace in Afghanistan during a meeting with the visiting Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, an Afghan official statement said on Monday. According to the ...

Yusif: Women’s Assembly will solve social problems

ANF - 2019-06-14 15:31
The Northern and Eastern Syrian Women’s Assembly Founding Congress continues. Speeches in the congress have stressed the importance of the Women’s Assembly. ...

Two Kurdish women in Iran died as hospitals refused to treat them

ANF - 2019-06-09 09:33
In the last 10 days two Kurdish women lost their lives in Iran when hospitals refused to accept them. ...

Young women visited Leyla Güven in hospital

ANF - 2019-06-05 08:43
Members of the HDP Youth Council visited DTK co-chair and HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven to celebrate the Eid. ...

800 women, children including ISIS relatives to leave Syrian camp: Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-06-03 15:04
AIN ISSA, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria said Sunday they plan to hand 800 women and children, including relatives of jihadists, to their families in the first such transfer from an overcrowded camp ...

Rojava: Organization Sara fights against patriarchal violence

ANF - 2019-06-01 12:21
The Sara organization stands for help and solidarity for women exposed to patriarchal violence in the Euphrates region in Rojava. So far the organization has been able to reach a very large number of women. ...

Binarê Qandil people: Turkish attacks put our lives in danger

ANF - 2019-05-31 12:00
Women in Binarê Qandil protest against the Turkish bombing of the region and see their lives threatened. ...

Venezuelans Must Decide the Political Destiny of Their Own Country

Fairobserver - 2019-05-31 06:29

Femen action in Paris: Stop Feminicide!

ANF - 2019-05-30 19:32
The women's organization Femen protested in Paris against feminicide. Activists commemorated the sixty women who have been murdered in France since the beginning of the year. ...

Burning Kurdish-Owned Farms in Disputed Areas “Grave Crime”: Barzani

BAS News - 2019-05-30 16:06
ERBIL — Repeated fire incidents on the agricultural lands owned by Kurdish farmers in the disputed areas of Kirkuk are “grave crimes and deliberate cruelty”, said Masoud Barzani, a prominent Kurdish leader and the former president of Kurdistan Region. Ov ...

France on Death Penalty for 3 French in Iraq: Execution Opposed in Principle

BAS News - 2019-05-27 14:55
ERBIL — A day after Iraqi judicial authorities sentenced three French nationals to death for their membership to the Islamic State (IS), the French government said it is opposed in principle to the practice of death penalty. “France is opposed, on princi ...

Changes in sight in Ireland after the elections?

ANF - 2019-05-27 10:44
Speculation is growing of a general election in the 26 Counties later this year after Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin suggested he was keen to form a coalition with the Green Party. ...

Kati Piri MEP visited Kurds to thank them for their support

ANF - 2019-05-27 10:44
Dutch politician Kati Piri, who served as Turkey rapporteur in the European Parliament until the elections of 23 May, visited the DKTM in Den Haag to thank activists for their support. ...

Kurdish activists Zengin and Yilmaz taken to hospital in London

ANF - 2019-05-27 09:22
After the call by Abdullah Ocalan, hunger strikers in London ended their resistance. ...

IS Claims Responsibility for Recent Fire Incidents in Disputed Areas

BAS News - 2019-05-25 22:33
ERBIL - The insurgent group of Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the recent fire incidents in the disputed areas where several farms of the Kurdish residents have so far been burned. Only in the past few weeks, a number of farms belonging ...

Kurdish People's Assembly in Scotland went to Congress

ANF - 2019-05-14 08:48
The Kurdish People's Assembly in Scotland held its fourth ordinary congress. ...

NG, KIG and KIU in talks to nominate a candidate for Kurdistan president

E-Kurd - 2019-05-13 17:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The New Generation Movement, the Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG), and the Kurdistan Islamic Union (KIU) caucuses are in talks to select a joint candidate for President of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region. That person would face ...

More health care delivered to people in return areas of Nineveh

BAS News - 2019-05-12 15:34
(WHO) - As WHO strives to support the government of Iraq to increase access to health care for thousands of people who have returned to Ninewa, the agency has established a third primary health care facility in Ninawa governorate to meet the life-saving ...

The Management of “Feeding a Fasting Person” Program in Tabqa Distributes 200 Food Baskets Everyday

SDF Press - 2019-05-11 22:08
Tabqa– For nine consecutive year the program of “Feeding a Fasting person” which is organized by volunteers in Tabqa city continues to provide food baskets consisting of (vegetables, fruits, milk, dates and meat) for the residents. The program covers 1,20 ...

Iran accuses US of trying to start war

Waar Media - 2019-05-08 15:36
WAAR_DUHOK Some officials in the U.S. administration want to start a war with Iran, but it would be suicide, Iran’s foreign minister said Tuesday. “Apparently, those who launched the U.S.-Iraq war in 2003 are aspiring to unleash another war, and this tim ...