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Armenian Patriarch of Turkey Mesrob Mutafyan Loses His Life - english

Armenian Patriarch of Turkey Mesrob Mutafyan Loses His Life - english

Bianet - 2019-06-05 13:22

Armenian Patriarch of Turkey Mesrob Mutafyan Loses His Life - english - Bianet

Family not given remains of prisoner who died in Kandira Prison

ANF - 2019-07-04 10:29
The family of a prisoner who took his life in Kandira F Type Prison No. 2 was not given his remains. ...

Armenian MP of Turkey: Court decided to keep Osman Kavala hostage

NEWS - 2019-06-27 07:45

Summary against Workers’ Party of Turkey Leader

ANF - 2019-06-20 16:47
A summary of proceedings was prepared against Workers’ Party of Turkey (TIP) Leader and Istanbul MP Erkan Bas, demanding the lifting of his parliamentary immunity. ...

Guerrilla Akdag’s body recovered after 14 months

ANF - 2019-06-12 16:23
The body of Ferdi Akdag, who lost his life in the Amanos mountains, was handed over to his family after 14 months. ...

Four Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-12 10:07
ERBIL — At least two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were injured in a fierce fire exchange with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), media reports said on Wednesday. The clash took place in Dersim (Tunceli) province, east of Turkey. Multiple repo ...

Biography of New Kurdistan Region PM Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-06-11 13:26
ERBIL — Masrour Barzani was named the new Prime Minister of Kurdistan Region on Tuesday after 87 lawmakers out of 97 in attendance approved his candidacy during a parliamentary session in Erbil. Barzani will later be tasked by the president of Kurdistan ...

Barzani, Turkish FM Discuss Bilateral Ties, Reconstruction of Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-11 00:20
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received on Monday the Foreign Minister of Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Erbil, where they discussed a range of issues pertaining to the political and security developments in the region. Cavusoglu was in Er ...

Armenian Patriarch In Turkey Dies At 62

Rferl - 2019-06-10 22:05

Vienna: Protest against Turkish attacks on South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-06-09 12:46
In the Austrian capital Vienna, a protest has taken place against the attacks of Turkey on South Kurdistan. ...

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62

Dailyherald - 2019-06-08 10:41

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | The Seattle Times

Seattletimes - 2019-06-03 16:44

Mike Pompeo, Nechirvan Barzani Talk over the phone

BAS News - 2019-06-03 01:48
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a phone call with Nechirvan Barzani to congratulate him on his election as the new president of Kurdistan Region. Pompeo reiterated his country’s support for Kurdistan Region and encourage Erbil and Baghdad ...

Turkey marks 566th anniversary of conquest of Istanbul

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s presidential communications director commemorated the 566th anniversary of the conquest of Istanbul with a post on social media Wednesday. “We shout out! We say persistently to those who cannot stand Istanbul to become an Islamic city ...

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 ...

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | National Post

Nationalpost - 2019-05-29 13:22

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | WPXI

WPXI - 2019-05-27 13:03

Turkey’s Armenian Patriarch Mesrob Mutafyan dies at age 63 | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-13 00:28