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POLITICO Playbook PM: Big Tech’s time in the barrel - POLITICO

POLITICO Playbook PM: Big Tech’s time in the barrel - POLITICO

Politico - 2019-06-12 23:03

POLITICO Playbook PM: Big Tech’s time in the barrel - POLITICO - Politico

Two Kurdish Kolbars were injured at the Kelashin's border in Oshnavieh

Kurdpa - 2019-07-10 18:15
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish Kolbars were wounded by direct firing of the Revolutionary Guards at the Kelashin's border in Oshnavieh. ...

The People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes the road paving project

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 02:01
Raqqa – As part of its daily activities, the service department in the People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes its daily projects by paving the roads of the city. This is a completion of previous projects which were implemented in cooperation with Al-Sha ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

Kurdish Delegation from Former Soviet Union Meet with Barzani

BAS News - 2019-06-11 18:11
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Tuesday a group of Kurdish figures from the former Soviet Union countries. The Kurdish figures highlighted Barzani’s role in the efforts to unify Kurds ...

Turkish F-35 pilots training in the U.S. grounded

ANF - 2019-06-11 11:05
The U.S. military has grounded the Turkish pilots training on the F-35 fighter jet in the United States over its plans to purchase a missile system from Russia. ...

Kurdish Political Prisoner Transferred to IRGC Intelligence Unit

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-06-11 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The political prisoner “Esmat (Mohammad) Salahshour“, detained at the Orumiyeh Central Prison, was transferred to the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) intelligence unit for the second time in the past two mo ...

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 ...

Cristiano Ronaldo News: Portuguese star looked visibly unhappy when Bernardo Silva was named ‘Player of the Tournament’ in UEFA Nations League

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Following Portugal’s victory in the inaugural UEFA Nations League’s final against the Netherlands last night, Bernardo Silva was awarded as the ‘Player of the Tournament’. Despite being just beside his teammate, Cristiano Ronaldo looked visibl ...

Arrest of members of a terrorist cell in the countryside of Deira Zour countryside

SDF Press - 2019-06-09 16:49
Deira Zour – Anti-terrorism units of the Syrian Democratic Forces were able to find weapons and ammunition when they sweep the villages of Al-Jaridi and Tiyana in the countryside of Deir Zour. They also arrested members of a terrorist cell belonging to th ...

Ethnic cleansing in Afrin: 60,000 people resettled in the city

ANF - 2019-06-09 12:21
At least 60,000 people have been moved to Afrin. Families transferred from other regions were placed in the center of Jindirês, Şiyê, Bilbilê, Şêra and Afrin. ...

Germany’s part in Afrin exposed in billboards

ANF - 2019-06-08 13:17
Posters that read “Afrin - Made in Germany” were put up in the metro billboards in Berlin to draw attention to the German weapons manufacturers’ crimes in the Turkish army invasion against Afrin. ...

Three protesters to women's murder in Marivan were convicted to disrupt public order

Kurdpa - 2019-05-21 00:24
Kurdpa Agency: Three protesters were accused to disrupt in public order for women's murderer in Marivan by the court. ...

A Kurdish tradesman was drowned in the Oshnavieh's Gadar River

Kurdpa - 2019-05-18 16:40
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish tradesman from the city of Oshnavieh drowned in the Gadar River. ...

Prisoner’s mother: End the isolation in practice not theory

ANF - 2019-05-18 13:30
Hatice Soyler, mother of Ozlem Soyler who has been on a hunger strike since December 16 in the Gebze Prison protesting the Imrali isolation said the isolation must end in practice, not in theory. ...

New York Times: They Were ‘Comrades in Arms’ Against ISIS. Now the U.S. Is Eyeing the Exit

Justice for Kurds - 2019-05-14 18:11
RMEILAN, Syria — Dressed in camouflage and sipping tea, the Syrian commander who emerged as America’s closest ally in the battle that defeated Islamic State looked to an unsettling future. The Kurdish leader of the Syrian Democratic Forces, known by the n ...

Kurdish People's Assembly in Scotland went to Congress

ANF - 2019-05-14 08:48
The Kurdish People's Assembly in Scotland held its fourth ordinary congress. ...