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Citizens of Qamishlo visit cemeteries for martyrs

Citizens of Qamishlo visit cemeteries for martyrs

ANF - 2019-06-05 15:04
Citizens of Qamishlo are visiting cemeteries to remember the martyrs who lost their lives in clashes against ISIS. ...
Citizens of Qamishlo visit cemeteries for martyrs - ANF

President of the Kurdistan Region tasks Masrour Barzani to form the new KRG cabinet

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-18 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani has tasked Masrour Barzani, as Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, to form the ninth ministerial cabinet, in the presence of the Speaker ...

PM rejected demand of MK who longs for Torah rule to serve as diaspora minister | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-06-11 22:49

The opening of three training courses for the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Ayn Issa

SDF Press - 2019-06-11 20:53
Ayn Issa – The Academies of Martyr Fayyad Al Shibli and Laurence for leaders and the academy of Martyr Sarya Ronahi opened three training courses. The leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces attended the opening ceremony. The courses carried the names of ...

Barzani Receives Saudi Minister of State in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-11 17:18
ERBIL — Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani Received on Tuesday a Saudi delegation headed by Thamer al-Sabhan, the Minister of State for Gulf Affairs. Barzani and Sabhan exchanged views on the latest political and security developments in the region, according ...

People of Qamishlo take to the streets against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-06-11 13:34
Protests against Turkish invasion attacks against Kurdistan continue. ...

People of Afrin make Shehba greener

ANF - 2019-06-10 13:43
The people of Afrin are trying to continue with their lives in Shehba and have set up a nursery garden to plant the empty plots, with support from the Agriculture Committee. ...

KDP, PUK to Meet on Sunday Prior to New President's Oath

BAS News - 2019-06-09 00:06
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) are said to meet on Sunday for talks on the appointment of a new governor for disputed Kirkuk province, only one day before the newly elected President of Kurdistan Regio ...

Two Komala's Peshmergas died in a car crash

Kurdpa - 2019-06-08 20:23
Kurdpa Agency: Two Peshmergas of the Komala Party of Iranian Kurdistan lost their lives in a car accident. ...

Jesus Christ is the biological son of Joseph the Carpenter

E-Kurd - 2019-06-08 06:04
Abdul-Qahar Mustafa | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In 2015 ,some young American and Canadian citizens, of Korean origin, ended up coming to Sarsing/Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan, for supposedly tourism. I felt happy to see them and thought it is good to have them ove ...

Colombian Special Jurisdiction for Peace is law

ANF - 2019-06-07 11:51
Colombian President Ivan Duque has signed the Statutory Law of the Special Jurisdiction for Peace, after his objections were rejected. ...

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 ...

Ministry of Peshmerga hosts dinner for Coalition partners in Erbil

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-06 19:19
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On the evening of May 28, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga hosted a dinner for Coalition representatives in the capital city of Erbil. The dinner was attended by Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Lieutenant ...

Duhok: Family of Five Killed in Car Accident, Several More Injured

BAS News - 2019-06-06 15:38
ERBIL - A family of five, including the parents and their three children, have lost their lives in a tragic car accident in the Kurdistan Region's Duhok province, while several more were severely wounded in the incident, traffic police confirmed on Thurs ...

Polls closed in 4 of the 7 new elections ruled by YSK

ANF - 2019-06-02 20:13
Polls have closed in four of the seven region for which the High Election Board (YSK) ruled elections to be rerun. ...

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. ...

East Municipality in the city of Qamishlo is paving the road of “Alantriya”

SDF Press - 2019-05-31 00:35
Hasakah – The Eastern People’s Municipality in -Qamishlo City started implementing the asphalt road project in the eastern part of the city. The asphalt started from Al-Anteriya Street, one of the most important public roads and one of the busiest streets ...

A Memorial Day — Poem

E-Kurd - 2019-05-28 18:11
Ardishir Rashidi-Kalhur | Ekurd.net Dedicated to the memories of the fallen victims of conflicts, violence and wars, especially those who lost their lives in Halabja, Kurdistan, inflicted on them by chemical attack on March 16, 1988. Since the beginning, ...

Arabs Attempt to Tax Kurds in Southwest of Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-05-19 01:40
ERBIL - Locals have revealed that the Arabs in the town of Dubz, southwest of Kirkuk, are reportedly attempting to tax the Kurdish residents in the area. The locals told Kurdistan 24 that the Arabs have demanded taxes, including money and crops, in the v ...

KDP Bloc Preparing Bill to Compensate Yezidi Survivors of IS

BAS News - 2019-05-16 15:36
ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) faction at the parliament of Kurdistan Region is working on a bill to compensate the Yezidis who have survived the Islamic State (IS) crimes. MP Liza Falakaddin told BasNews that the KDP faction has suggested to t ...

The administration of the southern township continues to serve the people

SDF Press - 2019-05-12 21:27
Hasaka – In coordination with concerned official departments the municipality of people in southern township in Hasakah province continues to provide services to the residents and develops their own projects. The municipality services include the areas of ...