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Nobel Prize winner warns wildfires threaten Iraqi mass graves

Nobel Prize winner warns wildfires threaten Iraqi mass graves

Gulan Media - 2019-06-12 14:32

Nobel Prize winner warns wildfires threaten Iraqi mass graves - Gulan Media

Fire burned three mass graves in Shengal

ANF - 2019-06-30 13:13
The fire that broke out in Shengal countryside and continued for two days, has also burned three mass graves. ...

No Foreign Forces Allowed to Use Iraqi Territory to Threaten Neighbors: PM

BAS News - 2019-06-18 23:43
ERBIL - Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi, who is also Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, made it clear on Tuesday that no foreign forces are allowed to use the Iraqi territory for threatening its neighbors. Abdul-Mahdi pointed out in a statemen ...

12 mass graves excavated in Sinjar since 15 March, report

ANF - 2019-06-18 10:50
Yazda released its second report on mass grave excavation in Sinjar (Shengal). ...

Iraqi parliament must form cabinet in ten days, Sadr

Rûdaw - 2019-06-18 06:05
Sadr warns he will intervene if Iraqi parliament isn't formed within 10 days. ...

Raging wildfires have destroyed several Yezidi mass graves: KRG minister

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-17 06:04

Sinjar: Farm Fires Put Scores of Yezidi Mass Graves at Risk

BAS News - 2019-06-14 00:31
ERBIL - The recent fire incidents in Sinjar has put scores of Yezidi Mass graves at a great risk, a Kurdish official said on Thursday. Due to the burning of several crops and other agricultural fields in Sinjar and the surrounding areas, many of the mass ...

4.500 bodies removed from mass graves in Raqqa

ANF - 2019-06-13 16:19
Efforts to open mass graves continue in Raqqa. 4.500 bodies have been removed from the graves. ...

Fire at Sinjar Farms Risk Evidences on IS Crimes: Nadia Murad

BAS News - 2019-06-13 11:52
ERBIL — Kurdish Yezidi human rights activist and Nobel Prize-winner Nadia Murad has warned that frequent fire at the farms around Sinjar are threatening the evidences proving the Islamic State (IS) crimes in the area. In the past few weeks, hundreds of f ...

Shingal fires spark Yezidi evacuation, threaten mass grave sites

Rûdaw - 2019-06-12 16:15
Hundred of Yezidis killed by ISIS are buries in mass graves around Kocho ...

Iraq to begin DNA tests to identify remains of Yezidi victims in mass graves

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-10 00:00

141 people exhumed from mass graves in Shengal identified

ANF - 2019-06-09 14:02
The opening of mass graves in the village of Kocho started on March 15. Works on mass graves had been suspended during the Ramadan moth. ...

UN Team Exhumed 12 Mass Graves of Yezidi Victims So Far

BAS News - 2019-05-21 15:55
ERBIL — A US special team investigating Islamic State (IS) crimes in Iraq has so far unearthed 12 mass graves of Yezidi victims, according to a UN report seen by AFP. The team began work last year in October, but it discovered and exhumed the first mass ...

KRG Delegation Searching for Kurdish Mass Grave in Southern Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-19 14:47
ERBIL — A delegation from Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs is visiting Iraq’s southern province of Muthanna where they believe is home to several mass graves of the Kurdish victims of Baath genocidal attacks. The delegation has so ...