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Political genocide: Arrest warrant for 33 people in six cities

Political genocide: Arrest warrant for 33 people in six cities

ANF - 2019-06-11 15:31
Arrest warrant has been issued for a total of 33 people as part of yet another political genocide operation of the Turkish regime. ...
Political genocide: Arrest warrant for 33 people in six cities - ANF

A Meeting of the Women’s Committee to activate its role in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-10 02:25
Raqqa – The Women’s Committee of the Civil Council of Raqqa, in cooperation with the Basic Services Program held a wide meeting to activate the role of women within the society. The meeting was attended by the Chairperson of the Women’s Committee and the ...

German government aware of guerrilla's death but not Turkey's war

ANF - 2019-07-03 11:17
HPG guerrilla-internationalist fighter Sarah Handelmann, codenamed Sara Dorşin, lost her life on 7 April 2019 as a result of the Turkish air raid on Medya Defense Zones. ...

IS Kills, Wounds 11 Syrian Regime Troops

BAS News - 2019-07-02 01:19
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group has killed or wounded 11 troops of the Syrian regime, an activist revealed. Activist Abdul Aziz al-Naser said that the regime forces had clashed with the extremists in a Syrian desert on Sunday, and that they ...

Turkey issues arrest warrant against Tatort’s police captain

ANF - 2019-06-22 14:03
An arrest warrant was issued in Turkey against Ercan Ozcelik, who plays the police captain in popular German TV show Tatort, for “terrorist propaganda”. ...

Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Baghdad-Appointed Governor of Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-06-16 15:34
ERBIL — A court in the disputed province of Kirkuk has issued an arrest warrant for Rakan al-Jabouri, the acting governor of Kirkuk appointed unilaterally by Baghdad. According to the information obtained by BasNews, the warrant was issued last week on W ...

People in Maxmur condemned Turkish state attacks

ANF - 2019-06-15 13:22
People in Maxmur camp protested the Turkish state's invasion attacks against Başur Kurdistan. ...

UK Holds Iran Responsible for Tankers Attack in Gulf of Oman

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — Alike the United States, the UK on Friday laid the blame for the attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman on the Islamic Republic of Iran. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt condemned the attack and said that London believes no other state o ...

Kurds in Marseille protest attacks against South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-06-15 11:52
Tevgera Ciwanên Şoreşger activists and Kurdish people in Marseille protested the genocide and occupation attacks of the Turkish state against South Kurdistan. ...

Cyprus issues arrest warrants for Turkey drill ship crew

Reuters - 2019-06-13 18:23
Cyprus has issued arrest warrants for the crew of a Turkish drill ship anchored close to its coast for allegedly infringing territory over which the island has rights to explore for oil and gas, a foreign ministry official said on Thursday. ...

U.S. delegation holds talks with Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-13 15:30
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A US delegation visited Syria’s Kurdish areas on Wednesday discussed the country’s support for the people in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the northern and eastern Syria, Hawar News Agency ANHA reported. The delegation headed by ...

33 detained as police attacked HDP youth in Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-12 11:35
HDP youth set to denounce the destruction in Hasankeyf were attacked by the police. 33 people, including a journalist, were taken into custody. ...

The ceremony for swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-11 00:01
The Kurdistan Parliament today conducted a special ceremony for the swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. Nechirvan Barzani delivered a first speech to all the participants, from Iraq and abroad, as president of Ku ...

20 soldiers killed in the Turkish base in Zakho

ANF - 2019-06-09 15:39
At least 20 soldiers of the Turkish army were killed in Zakho. ...

Mother waiting for her son in HPG custody for four years

ANF - 2019-06-09 13:07
The HPG have 12 soldiers and police in their custody. One of them is Sergeant Semih Özbey. His mother complains that she has been called to patience by the Turkish government for four years, but nothing is happening. ...

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 ...

Kurdish Labourer Released on Bail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-06-04 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Kurdish Labourer, ‘Isaac Rouhi” has been released on a bail of 100 million Tomans from Sanandaj Central Prison after 32 days of arrest. Branch 2 of the Public Prosecution and Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj had previ ...

A member of the Revolutionary Guards was killed in Chaldoran

Kurdpa - 2019-05-31 18:12
Kurdpa Agency: A member of the Revolutionary Guards was killed during a battle in Chaldoran. ...

Political genocide operation in Mersin

ANF - 2019-05-22 12:07
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations continue unabated. ...

Guardiola named Premier League Manager of the Season

Waar Media - 2019-05-15 15:27
WAAR_DUHOK Pep Guardiola has been named Premier League Manager of the Season for the second straight year after leading Manchester City to a successful title defence. City finished a point ahead of Liverpool after a nail-biting battle for top spot that r ...