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Turkey comes close to last in 2019 Global Peace Index

Turkey comes close to last in 2019 Global Peace Index

ANF - 2019-06-12 16:02
Turkey came in close to last in the 2019 Global Peace Index by the Institute for Economy and Peace (IEP). ...
Turkey comes close to last in 2019 Global Peace Index - ANF

A leader in the military council of Hajin town explains the details of the incident which occurred last Friday

SDF Press - 2019-06-30 11:35
Deir Ezzor – Hajin town of Deira Zour witnessed an incident last Friday, where the residents dragged the body of an ISIS terrorist called Mara’id and then hung it on in the town in a retaliatory behavior rarely seen in the villages liberated by the Syrian ...

Time to De-list the PKK: A conference in London

ANF - 2019-06-25 14:07
Panel in London discussed how to strengthen the legal and political means of the international campaign to de-list the PKK. ...

Japan continues to support Iraq in 2019

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-19 12:34
Article Japan continues to support Iraq in 2019 Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

The opening of training course for the teachers in the western countryside of Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 21:30
Raqqa – In order to rise the educational process in Raqqa and its countryside, the Education Committee of the Civil Council of Raqqa organized the second summer course in order to train and rehabilitate the teachers in the city’s schools and rural areas. ...

Aid continues to help Iraq in 2019

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-17 19:12
Article Aid continues to help Iraq in 2019 Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Turkey: Over 500 Immigrants Arrested in Three Days Alone

BAS News - 2019-06-17 00:27
ERBIL - In the past three days only, over 500 immigrants, including Iraqi nationals, have been arrested while attempting to reach Greece through Turkey, the Iraqi Migration Federation representative in Istanbul said on Sunday. Talking to BasNews, the Ira ...

Moody’s downgraded Turkey's rating to B1

ANF - 2019-06-15 11:19
Moody’s downgraded Turkey's rating to B1 from Ba3 and maintained a negative outlook. ...

Turkey steps up military intervention in Iraq

Green Left Weekly - 2019-06-14 18:49
Turkish jets began bombing the Xakurke region of northern Iraq on May 26. The following day Turkish helicopters transported troops into the area. This was the latest step in Turkey’s growing military intervention in the predominantly Kurdish north of Ira ...

Germany continues to support Iraq in 2019

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-14 17:10
Article Germany continues to support Iraq in 2019 Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Turkije gezakt in de Global Peace Index van 2019 – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-06-12 20:00

Ammar al-Hakim Arrives in Erbil to Take Part in the Ceremony Of taking Legal Oath

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Ammar al-Hakim arrived in Erbil to take part in the inauguration ceremony of the new Kurdistan Region president. The head of the Alliance of Reform and Reconstruction, Ammar al-Hakim arrived in Erbil to participate in the inauguration ceremony ...

Russia’s Rosneft plans geological survey in Iraqi Kurdistan in 2019

E-Kurd - 2019-06-06 15:36
ST. PETERSBURG,— Russian state oil major Rosneft is going to conduct geological explorations in Iraqi Kurdistan in 2019, the pilot production at the Bijeel field began in the first quarter, the company’s CEO Igor Sechin said at the annual general meeting ...

Call to join 3rd Global Day of Action to defend Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-06 09:20
The Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive and the Mesopotamia Ecology Movement issued a call to movements and activists worldwide to join the 3rd Global Day of Action for the defense of the 12,000 year old town Hasankeyf and the Tigris River on June 7 and 8. ...

Football: Turkey beat Uzbekistan 2-0 in friendly

Waar Media - 2019-06-03 14:10
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey defeated Uzbekistan 2-0 on Sunday evening in a friendly fixture, thanks to a brace by Zeki Celik. The match in Alanya Bahcesehir Stadium saw Turkey go up in the 17th minute, when defender Zeki Celik’s header found the net. In the second ...

Military trainings in the Academy of martyr Ammar Sheikh

SDF Press - 2019-05-28 02:22
Tabqa- The Syrian democratic forces are organizing themselves in the form of regiments and brigades and keep the forces in maximum readiness to counter and deter all attacks that could threaten the security and stability of the region through intensified ...

Wikipedia takes Turkey’s ban to the ECHR

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
Wikipedia appealed to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against Turkey banning access to the online encyclopedia two years ago. ...