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Investigation against Kurdish journalist killed in Cizre in 2016

Investigation against Kurdish journalist killed in Cizre in 2016

ANF - 2019-06-12 12:14
Rohat Aktaş, the editor-in-chief of Azadiya Welat newspaper, who was murdered in Cizre, was investigated together with 26 other journalists. ...
Investigation against Kurdish journalist killed in Cizre in 2016 - ANF

Three Iranian Soldiers Killed in Clash with “Kurdish Oppositions”

BAS News - 2019-07-03 15:40
ERBIL — Three Iranian soldiers were killed on Tuesday in an armed confrontation with an alleged Kurdish opposition group in the border areas of Western Azarbaijan province, northwest of Iran. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said the confrontation to ...

Iran: 11 Kurdish Porters Killed or Injured in June

BAS News - 2019-07-01 14:13
ERBIL — At least 11 Kurdish porters (better known as Kolber in Kurdish) were killed or injured on the borders between Iran and Kurdistan Region during the month of June, a monitoring group said. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights released a monthly rep ...

PKK Sends Death Threat to Kurdish Journalist in Moscow

BAS News - 2019-07-01 11:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) has threatened to kill a Kurdish journalist living in Russian capital. Hazhar Shamil wrote on his Facebook on Monday that he has received death threats from the PKK. “PKK threatens to kill me… I have to clan [to sup ...

HRE: 2 gang members killed in Afrin, Bab and Mare

ANF - 2019-06-25 17:10
Afrin Liberation Forces (HRE) announced that 2 gang members were killed in actions against the invading Turkish state and their allied gangs in Afrin, Bab and Mare. ...

HRE: Two invaders killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-17 14:45
Afrin Liberation Forces (HRE) announced that two invaders were killed in actions in Turkish state occupied Afrin and Azaz. ...

Two former FARC guerrillas killed in less than 48 hours

ANF - 2019-06-15 20:07
In less than 48 hours two former FARC guerrillas have been killed in Colombia. ...

Three Kurdish Porters Killed, Injured in Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-14 20:04
ERBIL - Iranian border guards have killed and wounded three Kurdish porters in the past few days, a monitoring group said on Friday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights revealed that the Iranian forces shot a Kurdish porter, better known as Kolbers, in ...

HPG: Two Turkish soldiers were killed in Mardin

ANF - 2019-06-11 17:19
HPG Press Office announced that two soldiers were killed in a clash in the countryside of Mardin province. ...

Thousands marched for Kurdish man killed in London

ANF - 2019-06-10 18:49
A man has been charged with murdering Barış Küçük. ...

HPG: 8 Turkish soldiers killed in Çukurca

ANF - 2019-06-10 15:42
HPG/YJA Star guerrillas carried out a series of actions in Çukurca. 8 soldiers were killed in the actions as far as could be ascertained. ...

HRE: 7 Turkish soldiers and gang members killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-10 13:23
HRE announced that at least 7 invaders were killed in actions carried out against Turkish invasion forces and their allied gangs in the Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

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. ...

HPG: 3 Turkish soldiers killed in Yüksekova

ANF - 2019-06-08 16:40
Guerrillas continue inflicting blows against the Turkish army in Kurdistan territory. ...

One Turkish soldier killed in Dersim

ANF - 2019-06-07 16:04
Guerrillas carried out an assassination action against soldiers in the Amutka outpost in Dersim’s Hozat district. 1 soldier was killed. ...

5 gang members killed in Shera and Sherawa

ANF - 2019-06-04 16:31
5 gang members were killed in actions by Afrin Liberation Forces in Afrin’s Shera and Sherawa districts. ...

HRE: 9 terrorists were killed in Shera and Sherawa

ANF - 2019-05-21 14:31
9 gang members were killed in HRE actions in Afrin’s Shera and Sherawa districts. ...

Khanaqin: Two Kurdish Residents Killed in Separate Bomb Blasts

BAS News - 2019-05-17 20:15
ERBIL - Two separate bomb attacks in the disputed town of Khanaqin on Friday resulted in the killing of two Kurdish residents. Earlier in the morning on Friday, a bomb which had been attached to car belonging to a Kurdish teacher in Khanaqin, went off an ...

Three IS Suicide Bombers Killed in West of Mosul

BAS News - 2019-05-13 21:00
ERBIL - At least three Islamic State (IS) suicide bombers were killed on Monday in western parts of Iraqi city of Mosul. The trio were killed in the town of Qairawan, western Mosul, by the Iraqi forces and pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi militias, according ...