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Police accused of 'disproportionate and aggressive response' to protest at Turkish embassy in London | The Canary

Police accused of 'disproportionate and aggressive response' to protest at Turkish embassy in London | The Canary

Thecanary - 2019-06-08 08:13

Police accused of \'disproportionate and aggressive response\' to protest at Turkish embassy in London | The Canary - Thecanary

Women to go on strike today in Switzerland

ANF - 2019-06-14 08:50
Women across Switzerland will go on strike today as part of a global movement calling for gender equality and an end to violence against women. ...

Over 15 acres of land and 500 trees burned down in Kelar

ANF - 2019-06-13 09:59
15 acres of land and 500 trees were burned in fire caused in the forest area in Kelar, Germiyan, in South Kurdistan. ...

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 ...

Villages of Xelifan and Siran bombed by Turkish army

ANF - 2019-06-07 09:00
The invading Turkish state bombed the villages of Xelifan and Siran in the Soran district. It was not possible to establish if there were any loss of life. ...

'Drunk Ukraine police' accused of killing boy, five

BBC - 2019-06-05 01:24
Investigators say two officers were drinking off duty and firing at cans when they hit the five-year-old. ...

PUK Proposes Relocation of Foreign IS Detainees from Syria to Garmiyan

BAS News - 2019-06-03 17:42
Its security officials seek “millions of dollar” for such a contract with the Coalition ERBIL — A faction within the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) has proposed to the US-led Coalition to move tens of thousands of Islamic State (IS) detainees and the ...

Third education year to begin in Raqqa

ANF - 2019-06-03 11:14
Raqqa Education and Training Committee began working at a fast pace since the liberation of the city from ISIS by the SDF on 20 November 2017 to re-establish education as quickly as possible. ...

11 Herbal And Medicinal Teas To Improve Your Health

Waar Media - 2019-06-02 16:17
WAAR_DUHOK Green Tea Green tea is known for its calming and relaxing properties. It is a powerful antioxidant and has high levels of caffeine, which makes it a powerful metabolism booster and a great drink to start the day. It also promotes cell growth a ...

KRG Minister of Peshmerga conducts periodic meeting with Global Coalition to defeat ISIS

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-02 14:26
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 27, 2019, Karim Sinjari (KRG Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) supervised the periodic meeting with the Global Coalition to defeat ISIS. Notably attending the meeting were Sarbast Lazgin (De ...

KRG announces Ramadan Eid holidays, wishes families of martyrs and brave Peshmerga a prosperous Eid

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-01 14:49
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 27, 2019, Safin Dizayee, KRG official spokesperson, shared a statement announcing Ramadan Eid holidays and wishing the families of martyrs and brave Peshmerga a happy and blessed holiday break. Below is the full ...

Uzbekistan repatriates 148 women and children linked to ISIS from Syria

The Defense Post - 2019-05-30 21:56
Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria handed over 148 Uzbek women and children linked to ISIS for repatriation The post Uzbekistan repatriates 148 women and children linked to ISIS from Syria appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Let us unite our efforts in pursuing the remnants of terrorism

SDF Press - 2019-05-14 19:28
The Syrian Foreign Affairs Ministry sent two simultaneous letters to the UN Security Council and the United Nations, there were a lot of lies and fabrications against our forces in the two letters. It worth mentioning that our forces liberated Deira Zour ...

Oman to Reopen Embassy in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-05-11 12:17
ERBIL — The government of Oman has showed willingness to reopen its diplomatic mission in Iraq. Iraq’s ministry of foreign affairs confirmed on Saturday that Muscat has sent a letter to FM Mohammed al-Hakim, in which it reveals about the plan to reopen e ...