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Amnesty says arrest of over 400 in Moscow shows 'contempt for rights' | The Times of Israel

Amnesty says arrest of over 400 in Moscow shows 'contempt for rights' | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-06-12 23:12

Amnesty says arrest of over 400 in Moscow shows \'contempt for rights\' | The Times of Israel - Timesofisrael

State of Emergency not over in Van: Ban continues for 952 days

ANF - 2019-06-29 16:32
Official statements claim that the State of Emergency is over, but State of Emergency (OHAL) practices continue in Van with increased severity. ...

Three IS Members Detained Over Recent Farm Fire Incidents in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-06-28 00:56
ERBIL - A court in Iraq announced on Thursday the arrest of three Islamic State (IS) members who confessed to have been behind the farm fire incidents in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk. "The [Kharkh] criminal court is investigating three suspect ...

Erdogan says 'no backtrack' on Russia missile deal, no need for 'permission' | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-06-26 00:44

Erbil Police Arrests Two Groups of Thieves

BAS News - 2019-06-25 02:17
ERBIL - Police forces in the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil announced on Monday the arrest of two groups of thieves over alleged involvement in stealing people's properties. The first group, according to the statement, consisted of two people who have be ...

Arrest of seven Kurdish citizens in the cities of Maku, Chaldoran, Showt and Bazargan

Kurdpa - 2019-06-24 19:14
Kurdpa Agency: Seven Kurdish citizens were arrested by intelligence forces in the cities of Maku, Chaldoran, Showt and Bazargan. ...

Kurdish Man Commits Suicide after Racist Refusal of Love

BAS News - 2019-06-19 13:51
ERBIL — A Kurdish man in Turkey’s Istanbul committed suicide on Monday evening, citing discrimination for being a Kurd in Turkey. Ibrahim Layik, jumped from the departure floor of Istanbul International Airport and landed over the Arrival level with seve ...

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. ...

Turkey says US ultimatum over S-400 'not in spirit of alliance'

France24 - 2019-06-18 15:46

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: US video shows 'Iran removing mine'

BBC - 2019-06-15 02:39
The BBC's Frank Gardner looks at the evidence the US says proves Iran's involvement in Thursday's attacks in the Gulf of Oman. ...

There is no specific reason for making an arrest of Zahra Mohammadi

Kurdpa - 2019-06-14 17:17
Kurdpa Agency: A detained member of the Nojin Socio-Cultural Association is still in detention for unknown reasons. ...

Turkey to Receive S-400 in July: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-06-12 21:42
ERBIL - Confirming Russia's earlier statement, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Wednesday that his country would receive the S-400 missile defense system from Moscow in July. Earlier on Tuesday, Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov said during a ...

Our forces arrest a terrorist cell in Deira Zour countryside

SDF Press - 2019-06-12 19:23
Deira Zour – Our forces arrested a terrorist cell today during a search and sweep campaign in Deira Zour countryside. The cell belongs to the terrorist organization ISIS and consists of (4) terrorists. They seized weapons and explosives in their possessio ...

Self – Defense Forces In Tabqa .. A Watchful Eye on The Security of the People

SDF Press - 2019-06-10 22:50
Tabqa – After liberating north and east Syria from the terrorist organization ISIS. The self-defense forces effectively contributed in the battles fought by the Syrian democratic forces, especially in Tabqa city. These forces which consist of Tabqa’s citi ...

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 ...

Arrest of two Kurd citizens from Salas-e Babajani

Kurdpa - 2019-06-07 13:37
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish citizens from the city of Salas-e Babajani, Kermanshah have been arrested by intelligence forces. ...

Trump says US has not reached out to Iran for talks | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-05-20 20:14

Turkey begins large-scale naval exercise Denizkurdu in 3 seas

The Defense Post - 2019-05-13 23:30
Turkey's navy launched large-scale Denizkurdu exercises at a time of rising tensions over its plans to explore for gas off the Cyprus coast The post Turkey begins large-scale naval exercise Denizkurdu in 3 seas appeared first on The Defense Post. ...