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Turkey puts 16 on trial for trying to overthrow the government | News | Al Jazeera

Turkey puts 16 on trial for trying to overthrow the government | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-06-25 11:37

Turkey puts 16 on trial for trying to overthrow the government | News | Al Jazeera - Aljazeera

Alleged Islamic State fighter on trial in Netherlands for war crimes

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 11:57
AMSTERDAM,— A Dutch-born alleged Islamic State militant went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday for war crimes committed in Iraq and Syria, after posing with a crucified body and sharing images of dead victims online. It is the first trial in the Neth ...

The administration of Tabqa city continues to move the residents of Al-Tuwaheina camp to Al-Mahmoudli camp

SDF Press - 2019-07-07 00:13
Tabqa – The Social Affairs and Labor Committee of the Civil Administration of Tabqa city continues to transfer the residents of Al-Tuwaheina camp to Al-Mahmoudli camp after it has been equipped with tents, medical facilities, mobile clinics, children’s ed ...

US police probe arrest of black man using IV machine outside hospital

BBC - 2019-07-02 02:39
The patient said he was accused of trying to steal the machine while he went for a walk. ...

In Court with Osman Kavala: Turkey’s Credibility on Trial | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-06-27 10:30

Turkey puts 16 on trial for anti-govt protests, draws criticism from rights groups for 'closing down civil society voices' - Firstpost

Firstpost - 2019-06-24 16:45

Sadr calls the government to prevent politicians from pilgrimage

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK Sadr’s leader Moqtada al-Sadr issued ten directives on the occasion of the upcoming pilgrimage on Friday, June 21, 2019, including the government’s call to prevent politicians from going on pilgrimage this year. “The government should: Prevent ...

Parliament to Vote on New KRG Cabinet Before Summer Recess: MP

BAS News - 2019-06-22 12:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament is likely to vote on the new government cabinet before its summer recess begins on 1st July, said a lawmaker. Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani has already begun talks with political parties to conclude the form ...

Turkey: PKK leader calls for neutrality in Istanbul mayoral vote | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-06-21 16:21

Kurdistan President to Visit Turkey on Friday

BAS News - 2019-06-21 00:44
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani is expected to visit Turkey on Friday to meet with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan. BasNews has learned from sources that Barzani was officially invited by Erdogan to travel to Ankara. The Tur ...

Joint patrols to maintain the security of Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-06-20 23:02
Raqqa – In cooperation with the internal security forces and protection forces, the Military Discipline Forces of the SDF organized joint patrols in Raqqa city to maintain the security of civilians and their properties. The joint patrols met in the center ...

On World Refugee Day We celebrate the resilience of those forced from their homes by Daesh

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-20 17:35
Every refugee has their own story. In honour of #WorldRefugeeDay, listen to the inspiring words of Internally Displaced Persons and refugees who have found resilience in working together Article On World Refugee Day We celebrate the resilience of those f ...

KCK Karasu: Go to the polls to defeat the AKP-MHP in Istanbul!

ANF - 2019-06-19 11:31
KCK Mustafa Karasu: The problem is not Imamoglu or the CHP. The problem is to make the AKP-MHP, who is an enemy of Kurdish and pursue a policy of Kurdish genocide, lose. ...

Syria escalation hampers food delivery to affected areas: WFP | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-06-11 18:02

Turkey elections: Thousands of observers to oversee local vote | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-31 10:45

Cyprus elects first Turkish Cypriot to European Parliament | Cyprus News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-28 06:16

KDP: No Timeline for Returning to Mosul

BAS News - 2019-05-28 00:02
ERBIL - The ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has rejected to have any specific timeline for returning to Mosul city, an official said on Monday. Talking to BasNews, Ali Khalil, a KDP representative to Mosul, explained that his party's leadership h ...