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Call from Hasankeyf: It's not too late!

Call from Hasankeyf: It's not too late!

ANF - 2019-06-08 16:09
The people of Hasankeyf call for support. The 12,000-year-old settlement on the Tigris River is to be flooded by the Ilısu Dam project. ...
Call from Hasankeyf: It\'s not too late! - ANF

It is not too late to save Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-07-06 08:51
New call to save Hasankeyf. It is not too late, said activists. ...

Actions for Hasankeyf multiply

ANF - 2019-06-30 12:28
Several actions have been organised as part of the campaign 'It's not too late to save Hasankeyf'. ...

Spotlight: Turkey's 12,000-year-old town soon to be submerged by dam waters: environmentalists - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-06-18 11:46

Rockets Fall on Iraq’s Balad Airbase

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — At least two rockets were fired at the Iraqi airbase of Balad on Friday, War Media Cell confirmed. The airbase is home to Iraqi forces in Salahaddin province, north of capital Baghdad. It was not clear if the attack caused any damage. The stateme ...

Signature campaign for Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-15 10:38
Under the slogan “Hasankeyf is our culture, Tigris our nature” people from Hasankeyf, Iraq, Rojava and nine European countries called for the Turkish government not to start filling the Ilisu Dam reservoir, as was announced for 10th June, 2019. ...

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. ...

12,000-year-old Hasankeyf will soon be underwater

Rûdaw - 2019-06-11 20:50
"Our homes and fields are going to be sunk" ...

"Hasankeyf için Geç Değil! Ilısu Barajı'nda Su Tutulmasın" | Hasankeyf geht unter

WDR - 2019-06-10 15:19
Su tutmaya başlayacak Hasankeyf için "Geç değil" diyerek toplanan dünyanın dört yanından aktivist ve hak savunucuları "Ilısu Barajı'nda su tutulmasın" çağrısı yaptı. | Aller Protest war vergeblich: In der Türkei beginnt nach mehr als 20 Jahren Streit heut ...

Artists joined the call to save Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-08 11:37
The Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive and the Mesopotamia Ecology Movement issued a call to movements and activists worldwide to join the 3rd Global Day of Action for the defense of the 12,000 year old town Hasankeyf and the Tigris River on June 7 and 8. ...

Documentarist wê 12ê Hezîranê dest pê bike

Bianet - 2019-06-08 00:03
Belgefilmên Documentaristê wê li Aynali Geçit, Sînemaya Vault34 /Yeşilçamê û Sînemaya Kadikoyê bên nişandan. Her weha bernameyên din jî wê li Yapi Kredi Kultur Sanatê pêk bên. ...

In Turkey, violence starts as hunger strikes end

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-06-07 18:10
On 27 May 2019, the Turkish army launched a military operation against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the Hakurk area in northern Iraq. It was not just an air operation for a change but a seemingly limited ground operation as well, with soldiers dr ...

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. ...

Tehran "Failing as a Nation": Trump

BAS News - 2019-06-07 01:26
ERBIL - Suffering from last year’s re-imposed US sanctions, Tehran is failing as a nation, President Donald Trump said on Thursday. The US top official made the comments in a statement to reporters before holding a meeting with French President Emmanuel ...

Call to join 3rd Global Day of Action to defend Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-06 09:20
The Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive and the Mesopotamia Ecology Movement issued a call to movements and activists worldwide to join the 3rd Global Day of Action for the defense of the 12,000 year old town Hasankeyf and the Tigris River on June 7 and 8. ...

It's tempting to look away from Syria, but that'd be reckless | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-06-03 19:43

iOS 13 Wish List: 10 Features We Want from Apple

Waar Media - 2019-06-02 16:17
WAAR_DUHOK Apple’s planned improvements to its mobile operating system are doubtlessly locked in at this point. (You can read our roundup of iOS 13 rumors to see the most likely changes and enhancements coming to the iPhone and iPad.) Still, that’s not g ...

Call for global action for ancient Hasankeyf on 7 and 8 June

ANF - 2019-06-02 10:55
The Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive and Mesopotamia Ecology Movement called on social movements, NGO's, activists to join the 3rd Global Day of Action for the defense of the 12,000 year old town Hasankeyf and the Tigris River on 7 and 8 June. ...

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. ...

International call to save Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-05-16 12:15
Nearly 100 environmentalist institutions have called for action before the AKP-wanted Ilısu Dam makes ancient Hasankeyf disappearing. ...

Hasankeyf için Acil Çağrı : Ilısu Barajı’nda Su Tutulmasın

Nûpel - 2019-05-15 10:01
Hasankeyfi Yaşatma Girişimi bugün Türk hükümeti ve Uluslararası Kamuoyuna Acil Çağrı! başlığıyla bir çağrı yayınladı. 10 Haziran 2019’dan ittibaren Ilısu Barajına su tutulmaya başlanacağı belirtilen çağrıda Ekim ayında suni göllerin sularının Hasankeyf’e ...