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The Hidden Cross: Documentary about the Armenians in Amed

The Hidden Cross: Documentary about the Armenians in Amed

ANF - 2019-06-26 13:42
A documentary about survivors of the Armenian genocide who had to convert to Islam was shot in Amed. ANF talked to the directors. ...
The Hidden Cross: Documentary about the Armenians in Amed - ANF

Paper distributor abducted by police in Amed

ANF - 2019-07-26 10:18
Turkish police kidnapped Mesut Aslan, the distributor of Yeni Yaşam newspaper in Amed. ...

One dead following police house raid in Amed

ANF - 2019-07-21 09:47
A person was killed and a special team police was wounded in a clash that took place in the borough of Bağlar in Amed. ...

Life shadows art for Kurdish actor turned kolbar

Rûdaw - 2019-07-07 13:02
Ayoub Ahmedi played a poor Kurdish orphan who had to resort to cross-border smuggling to help his family make ends meet in the 2000 film 'A Time for Drunken Horses.' ...

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 ...

Women move to the highlands for summer in Van

ANF - 2019-06-29 18:00
When the temperatures in Van rise, people move with their cattle to the highlands. Despite state prohibitions, the women preserve their culture. ...

How Germany supports the UNHCR in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-28 10:28
Article How Germany supports the UNHCR in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Photo of drowned migrant child recalls an image that shocked the world in 2015

Washington Post - 2019-06-27 06:07
For many, the wrenching photo recalled the image of Alan Kurdi, a 3-year-old Syrian boy who lay lifeless on a beach in a doomed attempt to reach Europe. ...

How the US supports the UNHCR in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-26 16:07
Article How the US supports the UNHCR in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Iranian FM Says Trump is Right about US Forces in the Gulf

BAS News - 2019-06-25 01:29
ERBIL - Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has said that US President Donald Trump is "100% right" in saying that the US forces are not needed in the Persian Gulf. ".@realDonaldTrump is 100% right that the US military has no business in the Persian Gul ...

Xakurke residents: Silence is complicity in the Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-06-24 15:04
"They say they fight against the PKK. The PKK is everywhere, you can’t fight the PKK in a front, that won’t get you results. You can only resolve your problems with the PKK through democratic means." ...

Buldan: Kurds are the winner in today’s election

ANF - 2019-06-23 18:50
Speaking about the unofficial results of the renewed Istanbul election, HDP Co-chair Pervin Buldan said; “Kurds and the HDP are the winner today.” ...

Women protest against male violence in Amed

ANF - 2019-06-22 14:49
In Amed, women took to the streets to protest against male violence. Several women have been murdered in the Kurdish metropolis in recent weeks. ...

Did the gendarmerie pave the way for the massacre in Siverek?

ANF - 2019-06-20 09:00
New information has emerged about the massacre in Siverek. Neighborhood residents said the gendarmerie raided the family’s home before the massacre. ...

34 Fighters join a course about the leadership in Euphrates territory

SDF Press - 2019-06-17 19:55
News Center – The Academy of Martyr (Jawan Arab) which belong to the Syrian Democratic Forces in Euphrates territory opened yesterday its 13th training course of the leaders. The course was named after the martyr (Brusak Lahin) and included (34) fighters. ...

Erbil Security Forces Arrest Man in Possession of Over 4kg of Heroin

BAS News - 2019-06-12 16:16
ERBIL — Kurdish security forces in Erbil announced the capture of a drug dealer who had more than 4.1 kilograms of heroin in possession at the time of the raid. In an official press release, Erbil Directorate of Security Affairs said the man was original ...

HDP Kaya: Armenians in Istanbul are threatened and attacked

ANF - 2019-06-11 09:38
HDP Istanbul MP ​​Hüda Kaya underlined the threats issued against the Armenians in Istanbul last week and warned about their safety in Samatya. ...

Gedenken an Opfer des Anschlags vom 5. Juni in Amed

ANF - 2019-06-07 02:30
Am 5. Juni 2015, zwei Tage vor den Parlamentswahlen, ging eine Bombe auf der Abschlusskundgebung der HDP in Amed hoch. Gestern wurde den fünf Opfern dieses Anschlags gedacht. ...

WHO working to restore healthcare in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-31 15:30
Article WHO working to restore healthcare in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Leyla Guven’s hearing held in Amed

ANF - 2019-05-29 15:39
The hearing of the case against Leyla Guven was held in Amed. The panel of judges rejected the lawyers’ demands and postponed the hearing. ...