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Kurdish signage allegedly removed by Turkish authorities

Kurdish signage allegedly removed by Turkish authorities

Rûdaw - 2019-06-08 15:28

Kurdish signage allegedly removed by Turkish authorities - Rûdaw

Kurdish parties in Rojava condemn Turkish attacks on Bashur

ANF - 2019-06-22 14:03
Kurdish political parties in Rojava condemned the Turkish army’s attacks against Southern Kurdistan. ...

Call from Ömeryan: Volunteer wanted to fight the fire

ANF - 2019-06-14 16:27
The forest fire that broke out following clashes in the Ömeryan region in the Nusaybin countryside is spreading. The firefighters and local residents are not allowed to fight the fire by Turkish soldiers, and have called for volunteers to go to the area. ...

Villagers fight fire set by Turkish army in Nusaybin

ANF - 2019-06-14 14:55
The fire department wasn’t allowed to intervene to a fire that broke out during a Turkish army operation in the Ömeryan region of Mardin’s Nusaybin district. Villagers and volunteers took action to put the fire out. ...

Former Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani meets Turkish FM

Waar Media - 2019-06-11 18:33
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Erbil, where they discussed issues the political and security developments in the area. Cavusoglu visited Erbil earlier to attend the inauguration of the new ...

Turkey closed down Nûçe Ciwan Agency for the 34th time

ANF - 2019-06-11 11:35
Nûçe Ciwan Agency has been closed down once again by Turkish authorities. ...

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. ...

Turkish professor in the US faces politically motivated extradition requested by Turkish government – Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2019-06-07 01:13

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. ...

Turkish aggression on South Kurdistan condemned in Qamishlo

ANF - 2019-06-02 13:29
The invading Turkish state attacks against South Kurdistan and its policies towards Northern and Eastern Syria were condemned in a press conference organized by Qamishlo General Assembly and members of Kongreya Star. ...

People reacted angrily to Turkish army invasion attempt

ANF - 2019-06-02 11:40
The attempt of the Turkish army to invade the Xakurkê area is confronted by the great resistance by guerrillas. The people of South Kurdistan are very angry at the Turkish state's invasion attacks and collaborators. ...

March in Basel against shame wall in Afrin built by Turkey

ANF - 2019-06-02 09:59
The shame wall built by the occupying Turkish state in Afrin and the invasion of South Kurdistan were protested with a march in Basel. ...

Young woman wounded by Turkish army in Afrin

ANF - 2019-05-25 08:04
A young woman has been wounded in Şêrawa by the Turkish army. ...

Kurdish asylum seekers protest by hunger strike because of violation of their rights by Croatia

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2019-05-23 14:23
kmmk A Kurdish refugee went on hunger strike. following a protest by a group of Kurdish asylum seekers at the Zagreb Campus in the Croatian capital regarding the treatment and considering refugees dossier Shokoh Karimi is a Kurdish refugee who has been on ...

Turkey allows new lawyer visit to jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-23 13:55
ANKARA,— Turkish authorities allowed imprisoned Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan to see his lawyers on Wednesday for the first time since lifting a ban on such meetings last week. Ocalan, held on Imrali island near Istanbul, saw his lawyers on May 2 for th ...

France reopens probe into 3 Kurdish militants killings allegedly by Turkish Intelligence - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-05-18 03:30

Children in former Islamic State bastions allegedly tortured by Kurdish forces

Yahoo - 2019-05-17 07:07

Children in former Islamic State bastions allegedly tortured by Kurdish forces - Middle East - RFI

RFI - 2019-05-15 20:27

Kurdish Porter Shot Dead by Iranian Forces

BAS News - 2019-05-11 13:22
ERBIL — Iranian border guars killed a Kurdish porter on the border between Iranian Kurdistan and Kurdistan Region on Friday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported that the victim was severely injured and was transferred to a hospital before succu ...