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Erik Kauffman's 'Closed Refugee Camp' Idea - The Atlantic

Erik Kauffman's 'Closed Refugee Camp' Idea - The Atlantic

Theatlantic - 2019-06-12 14:25

Erik Kauffman\'s \'Closed Refugee Camp\' Idea - The Atlantic - Theatlantic

The people’s Municipality in Raqqa launches the fifth phase of (we will light it) project

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 02:01
Raqqa – The lighting committee in the People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes its project, which was launched by (we will light it) project in Raqqa city and target lighting all the streets of the city. The director of lighting in the People’s Municipali ...

Meeting between the Ministry’s High Commission, Directorate and Board of Reform and Coalition Forces was held

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-03 15:41
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 2, 2019, at the Reform Directorate’s HQ, Sarbast Lazgin, Deputy Ministry of Peshmerga, supervised a meeting between the Ministry’s High Commission, consultants to the Coalition Forces and the Directorate and Bo ...

Women in Maxmur Refugee Camp condemned Turkish invasion of Bashur

ANF - 2019-07-02 13:23
Women in Maxmur Refugee Camp condemned Turkish invasion of South Kurdistan. ...

The Middle East’s new hegemons deserve Trump

Rûdaw - 2019-06-30 10:25
Liberals have been critical of Trump’s Middle East policy – for the wrong reasons ...

CHP’s Imamoğlu: The outcome not a "victory" but a "new beginning"

ANF - 2019-06-23 22:45
According to unofficial results, Ekrem İmamoğlu of the Republican People’s Party (CHP) has won the mayoral election repeated in Istanbul city today. ...

Gorran’s participation in new Kurdistan govt does not mean ‘be silent’ about corruption: MP

E-Kurd - 2019-06-15 10:58
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Head of the Change Movement (Gorran) caucus in Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Ali Hama Salih said on Friday his party’s participation in the new Kurdistan regional Government (KRG) cabinet did not mean our lawmakers sh ...

Prisoner Remziye Karadağ not getting proper treatement

ANF - 2019-06-14 11:26
Remziye Karadağ, who is in Elazığ T Type Women's Closed Prison, is not receiving the adequate treatment to cope with the post-hunger strike problems. ...

"Nobody" Can Give Turkey Ultimatum on S-400: FM

BAS News - 2019-06-13 20:26
ERBIL - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said that "nobody" can give Turkey an ultimatum regarding Ankara's plans to purchase Russia's S-400 missile defense system. The Turkish FM made the comments following an earlier statement by US acting ...

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 ...

U.S. Coordinator for Counterterrorism to travel to Turkey

ANF - 2019-06-13 10:34
U.S. Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the State Department’s Coordinator for Counterterrorism, will travel to Ankara, Turkey during the week of June 10th. ...

Eric Kaufmann's 'Closed Refugee Camp' Idea - The Atlantic

Theatlantic - 2019-06-12 23:12

Turkey’s top diplomat in oath-taking of KRG president

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s foreign minister attended Monday the oath-taking ceremony of Nechirvan Barzani as the new president elect of Iraq’s Kurdish region in Erbil. On a trip to Iraq to take part in the swearing-in ceremony of Barzani, the president of Kurdi ...

Kurdish parties issue statement on Turkey’s invasion attacks

ANF - 2019-06-08 14:42
Kurdish political parties in Northern and Eastern Syria issued a statement on the Turkish state’s attacks against Southern Kurdistan. The statement said Turkish state serves radical forces with their attacks. ...

“What happened in Kirkuk is the same as the attacks on Xakurke"

ANF - 2019-06-06 16:03
Political Observer Rauf said Turkey's intervention against Kirkuk and the attacks against Xakurke are not independent from each other and added: “They continue on with chaos and war so Kurds don’t achieve their rights and the region doesn’t have peace.” ...

Syrie : deux Américaines et six enfants du camp d'Al-Hol remis aux États-Unis

France24 - 2019-06-06 06:27
Deux Américaines et six enfants, placés dans le camp d'Al-Hol, dans le nord-est syrien, où sont détenus des milliers d'étrangers liés au groupe État islamique, ont été remis mercredi aux États-Unis. ...

Visit to martyrs’ cemetery in Maxmur

ANF - 2019-06-04 12:47
The residents of Martyr Rustem Cudi (Maxmur) Refugee Camp visited the martyrs’ cemetery after the early morning Eid prayers. ...

Polls closed in 4 of the 7 new elections ruled by YSK

ANF - 2019-06-02 20:13
Polls have closed in four of the seven region for which the High Election Board (YSK) ruled elections to be rerun. ...

Yezidi Woman Found in Syria’s al-Hol Camp

BAS News - 2019-05-29 16:52
ERBIL — The authorities in charge of al-Hol Camp in the Syrian Kurdistan have found another Kurdish Yezidi woman at the camp whom was abducted by the Islamic State (IS) since 2014. According to local sources who confirmed the report to BasNews, Suham Raf ...

Biden team says Trump's taunts 'beneath dignity of the office'

BBC - 2019-05-29 02:27
The Biden camp accuses President Trump of siding "repeatedly with a murderous dictator". ...