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Saudi Teen Faces Execution for Participating in Anti-Government Protest as a Child

Saudi Teen Faces Execution for Participating in Anti-Government Protest as a Child

Theepochtimes - 2019-06-11 16:54

Saudi Teen Faces Execution for Participating in Anti-Government Protest as a Child - Theepochtimes

UK pledges to build consensus for peace in Afghanistan

Waar Media - 2019-06-18 11:28
WAAR_DUHOK British Prime Minister Theresa May assured U.K.’s full support to build regional consensus for peace in Afghanistan during a meeting with the visiting Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, an Afghan official statement said on Monday. According to the ...

Palestinian paramedic dies of wounds sustained in anti-occupation protest – PNN

PNN - 2019-06-13 20:31

Kurdistan’s New President Meets Saudi Minister of State

Waar Media - 2019-06-13 18:21
WAAR_DUHOK The New Kurdistan Region’s president Nechirvan Barzani received the Saudi Minister of State for Gulf Affairs Thamer al-Sabhan in capital Erbil on Wednesday. In this meeting both sides held talks on the ties between the Kurdistan Region and Sau ...

New President of Kurdistan, Saudi Minister of State Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-12 23:42
ERBIL - New President of Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani received on Wednesday the Saudi Minister of State for Gulf Affairs Thamer al-Sabhan in capital Erbil. During the meeting, the pair held talks on the ties between the Kurdistan Region and Saudi A ...

UK Envoy Calls for Greater Role of Women in Next KRG Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-12 15:27
ERBIL — British Consul General Martyn Warr has called for larger presence of women in the upcoming cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government. Warr released a video message on Wednesday to praise the Kurdistan Region Parliament with 30% female lawmaker ...

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 ...

Opening of training courses for teachers in Raqqa city

SDF Press - 2019-06-10 22:50
Raqqa – The Education Committee opened on June 9, 2019 training courses for the teachers of Raqqa and its villages. The trainees receive lessons about teaching methods. 1500 teachers joined the course. The co-chair of the Education Committee in Raqqa city ...

Akşener: Kürtlere terörist diyeceksin sonra İstanbul’u alabilmek için gidip Diyarbakır’da ağlayacaksın

KRDnews - 2019-06-09 22:04
Akşener: Kürtlere terörist diyeceksin sonra İstanbul’u alabilmek için gidip Diyarbakır’da ağlayacaksın Hogir Bextiyar 09/06/2019, Pa - 22:11 ...

Actions for Hasankeyf in Frankfurt and Rome

ANF - 2019-06-08 09:22
Actions have been promoted in Rome and Frankfurt to mark the Global Day of Action for Hasankeyf. ...

Parkland shooting: Should school officer be jailed for child neglect?

BBC - 2019-06-08 02:01
Scot Peterson faces 97 years in prison for his alleged inaction as a gunman killed 17 people. ...

London panel to discuss Kurdish struggle for democracy in Turkey

ANF - 2019-06-04 09:17
A panel discussion entitled ‘Kurdish Struggle for Democracy in Turkey’ will take place today in London. ...

Kurdish Literacy Courses for mothers in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-05-30 15:13
The women's movement Kongreya Star has started literacy classes for mothers in communities in Kobanê. ...

Evin Incir elected European deputy in Sweden for SAP

ANF - 2019-05-28 12:48
34-year-old Evin Incir, born in Amed, was elected as a member of the Swedish Social Democratic Labor Party (SAP) to the European Parliament. ...

Necmettin Kerim'in tutuklandığı iddialarına resmi açıklama geldi

KRDnews - 2019-05-22 15:57
Necmettin Kerim'in tutuklandığı iddialarına resmi açıklama geldi Hogir Bextiyar 22/05/2019, Çar - 16:04 ...

UN Welcomes Political Progress in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-05-13 17:54
ERBIL - The United Nations has welcomed the political progress in the Kurdistan Region as a new government is imminent to be formed in Erbil. The comments were made by the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary- General for Iraq Jeanine H ...

Afghan refugee entrepreneurs thrive in Turkey

Rûdaw - 2019-05-12 20:51
Some people in Turkey view refugees as a burden, but a different picture emerges ...