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Kurdish Pen goes to Congress in Germany

Kurdish Pen goes to Congress in Germany

ANF - 2019-06-23 10:47
The congress of the International Kurdish Writers' Association began in Oldenburg. ...
Kurdish Pen goes to Congress in Germany - ANF

Iran officials urge Iraqi Kurds to invest in Sanandaj

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 08:22
It is rare for a Kurdish firm to invest in Iran ...

Kurdish mother of 4-year-old son, sentenced to death in Iran

E-Kurd - 2019-06-28 16:07
SNE, Iranian Kurdistan,— The death penalty was upheld on June 24, 2019, for the Kurdish mother Soghra Khalili, incarcerated in the Central Prison of Sanandaj (Sne) in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat). She has been imprisoned for seven years in the Central Pr ...

KDP Supports Iraqi PM Abdul-Mahdi to Stay In Charge

BAS News - 2019-06-28 01:29
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) faction at the Iraqi Parliament has decided to support Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi to stay in charge as certain sides have reportedly been attempting to remove him from the post. "There is an attempt by ce ...

Sweden’s contribution to Iraq in 2019

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-27 18:20
Article Sweden’s contribution to Iraq in 2019 Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Kurds arrested in Germany

ANF - 2019-06-26 08:37
Police raided several houses in Germany on Tuesday and detained at least two Kurds. ...

WFP’s humanitarian fund to Iraq in 2019

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-25 20:54
Article WFP’s humanitarian fund to Iraq in 2019 Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Kurdish PEN Congress held in Oldenburg

ANF - 2019-06-24 10:28
The international Kurdish PEN held its three-day long 10th congress in Oldenburg. ...

British woman came to Amed to learn Kurdish

ANF - 2019-06-20 11:02
Cvane, who came to Amed in 2015 and loved the city, returned again this year to learn Kurdish. ...

Trump appoints a Kurdish from Erbil as ambassador to America in Portugal

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK The White House announced the appointment of the Kurdish politician Heroo Kader Mohammad Amin Mustafa as US ambassador to Portugal. Heroo has held several diplomatic positions in the US government and worked at the United States Embassy in Por ...

Trump Shows Intent to Appoint Kurdish Diplomat to Embassy in Bulgaria

BAS News - 2019-06-19 01:27
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump has showed intent to nominate a Kurdish diplomat as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Bulgaria. Trump's announcement on Tuesday was part of the appointment of individuals to key Administrati ...

Dozens of Kurdish Yezidi Families to Return from Syria to Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-06-16 13:06
ERBIL — Several Kurdish Yezidi families, whom were displaced from their hometowns after the Islamic State (IS) massacre in 2014, are expected to return to Sinjar in the nearest future, said an official. In August 2014, IS attacked Sinjar where it killed ...

Sending Threatening SMS to the families members of the Kurdish Opposition in Kamyaran

Kurdpa - 2019-06-07 13:37
Kurdpa Agency: The Ministry of Intelligence's headquarters is sending threatening messages to the families members of the Kurdish opposition. ...

Kurdish activist Tuzak taken to hospital in Bochum

ANF - 2019-06-05 11:58
Mele Mustafa Tuzak, one of the three Kurdish activists who joined the hunger strike resistance in Berlina was taken to hospital again in Bochum. ...

Norway to repatriate 5 orphan children of ISIS adherents from Syria

The Defense Post - 2019-06-03 18:53
The Kurdish administration in northeast Syria handed over five orphans from a family who joined ISIS to Norwegian authorities The post Norway to repatriate 5 orphan children of ISIS adherents from Syria appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Women met to prepare the 15th edition of the Zilan Festival

ANF - 2019-06-02 08:49
Women responded to the call of the Women's Peace Bureau (CENI) and the Kurdish Women's Movement of Germany (YJKE) and met in Cologne, to discuss the preparations for the Zilan Women's Festival on 22 June. ...

Iraq Sentences Seven French IS Members to Death in Four Days

BAS News - 2019-05-29 23:29
ERBIL - Iraq has sentenced a total of seven French nationals to death in four days only over alleged membership to the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group. A court in Iraq on Sunday issued death penalties to three French men for ties with the extremist gro ...

protesting members of the "Nozhin" association in front of the Sanandaj's Court

Kurdpa - 2019-05-28 09:25
Kurdpa Agency: Members of the Nozhin Socio-cultural Association gathered in front of the Sanandaj's Court and demanded the immediate release of Zahra Mohammadi. ...