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French senator to Foreign Minister: Turkey finances terrorism

French senator to Foreign Minister: Turkey finances terrorism

ANF - 2019-06-26 15:08
CPF member Senator Laurence Cohen said: “About the funding of terrorism issue, it bears repeating that ISIS sold its oil through the Turkish border, not the Kurdish controlled region.” ...
French senator to Foreign Minister: Turkey finances terrorism - ANF

43 tons of food aid sent by Kurdish and French groups to Lavrio

ANF - 2019-07-08 10:00
The Democratic Kurdish Council of France, the trade union CGT and Roja Sor donated 43 tons of food to the Kurdish refugees living in Lavrio camp, in Greece. ...

Bar associations: New constitution can solve the Kurdish question

ANF - 2019-07-02 10:33
Representatives for Adiyaman, Agri, Batman, Bingol, Bitlis, Dersim, Amed, Hakkari, Mardin, Mus, Siirt, Sirnak, Urfa and Van bar associations came together in Dersim to discuss the Kurdish Question. ...

Iran to Resist US Sanctions: FM

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said his country would resist the US-imposed sanctions as it stood against Saddam Hussein’s chemical attack decades ago. Zarif tweeted on Saturday to commemorate the 1987’s chemical attack on Iranian ...

Turkey unafraid of US sanctions over S-400 deal: Foreign minister | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-06-29 10:22

Masrour Barzani, US Trade Mission Discuss Non-Oil Investment

BAS News - 2019-06-25 20:03
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday a trade mission led by US Chamber of Commerce to discuss challenges and opportunities to foreign investments in the Kurdistan Region. ...

Senator Lourence Cohen: Tirkiye terorîzmê fînanse dike

ANF - 2019-06-25 18:22
Endama Partiya Komunîst a Fransayê (PCF) senator Laurence Cohen ku ji Wezîrê Karê Derve Jean-Yves Le Drîan re name şand. Cohen di nameyê de balkişand li ser biryara rawestandina hesabên bankayê yên rêveberên CDK-F ku di dema serdana wezîr a Tirkiyeyê de. ...

France Warns Iran against Reducing Commitment to Nuclear Deal

BAS News - 2019-06-25 16:59
ERBIL — French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday that they have warned Iran against reducing Tehran’s commitment to the 2015’s Nuclear Deal. “An Iranian violation would be a serious mistake and a bad response to the pressure exerted by ...

UK May Not Join Possible US War against Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-25 14:50
ERBIL — The UK believes that US will request London to join any possible war with Iran, and London itself is not interested, according to Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt. “The US is our closest ally, we talk to them the whole time, we consider any requests ...

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 ...

The Wikimedia Foundation Asks The European Court Of Human Rights To Rule Against Turkey's Two-Year Block Of All Wikipedia Versions | Techdirt

Techdirt - 2019-06-22 22:41

VOA60 World- Iran Foreign Minister Zarif said country doesn't "seek war," after US military claimed its drone was downed by Iranian missile

Dengî Amerîka - 2019-06-21 01:40

French President to visit Iraq, Kurdistan Region in late 2019

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-20 14:59

Parliament to Discuss PKK-Turkey Clashes on KRG Territories

BAS News - 2019-06-19 17:04
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament is planning a session to discuss the recent growing tensions between Turkey and Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on Kurdistan Region territories, said a lawmaker. The armed conflict between the two disputed sides has rec ...

Syrian Foreign Minister: What are Turkey’s true goals?

ANF - 2019-06-18 13:27
Syrian Foreign Minister Waled Muallem pointed out that the Turkish state backs Al Nusra gangs in Syria. ...

The Kurdish Women Movement and the YPJ explained in Sweden

ANF - 2019-06-12 10:08
The seminar given by Kurdish women on YPJ and the Kurdish women's movement in Uppsala, Sweden, was met with great interest. ...

Masrour Barzani Meets With Turkish Foreign Minister While in Erbil

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met with Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani in Erbil on Monday. Cavusoglu arrived in Erbil today to attend the taking oath ceremony of Nechirvan Barzani as the new Kurdista ...

Nechirvan Barzani Becomes The Second Kurdistan Region President

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK The new Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani took the legal oath in a big ceremony today in Erbil at Sa’ad Abdulla hall. The ceremony was attended by many deputies of neibirhoods countries who showed their happines and support for Nech ...

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. ...

The Kurdish Human Rights Situation Report in May 2019

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2019-06-05 01:01
This report on the situation of human rights in May 2019, in the east of Kurdistan is that the working population, human rights, Kurdistan, according to multiple reports, the human rights organization round is collected. It is noted that this report due t ...

HDP’s Buldan: Resolve the Kurdish issue or dissolve the state

ANF - 2019-05-28 17:07
HDP Co-chair Pervin Buldan saluted the victory against the isolation and said, “Either the Kurdish issue will be resolved, or the state will be dissolved.” ...