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Turkey fails to remove Titina Loizidou case from CoE Committee of Minister’s list of cases –

Turkey fails to remove Titina Loizidou case from CoE Committee of Minister’s list of cases –

In Cyprus - 2019-06-27 19:30

Turkey fails to remove Titina Loizidou case from CoE Committee of Minister’s list of cases – - In Cyprus

Number of wounded in Qamishlo explosion increased to 12

ANF - 2019-07-12 08:01
The number of wounded in explosion which occurred on Thursday evening in the city of Qamishlo in Rojava increased to 12. ...

TEV-DEM’s Xelil: Turkey wants to avenge ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 21:45
TEV-DEM executive Aldar Xelîl stated that Turkey posed an obstacle to the exposure of the true face of ISIS. “Threatening us, Turkey wants to avenge ISIS,” said the Kurdish politician. ...

Team from the Ministry of Peshmerga participates in a military media training course in Baghdad

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-08 11:16
Ministry of Peshmerga On July 1, 2019, a team of officers from the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Media and National Awareness arrived in Baghdad to participated in a 11-day military media training program. This course is being conducted by the C ...

Swiss FM to visit Cyprus, Greece and Turkey, Cyprus issue and refugee crisis on the agenda –

In Cyprus - 2019-07-08 07:41

“Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system”

ANF - 2019-07-04 16:05
The people of Dirbesiye said they don’t accept the “safe zone” Turkey wants to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria and that Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system with this attempt. ...

New border crossing could connect Turkey directly to Iraq’s Mosul

Rûdaw - 2019-07-03 14:50
"Turkey wants to open up to the south [of Iraq] ...

Kurdish singer Mazhari Khaleghi returns to Iran after 35 year exile

E-Kurd - 2019-07-02 14:29
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— After a 35-year absence, celebrated Kurdish singer Mazhari Khaleghi returned on Monday to his hometown of Sanandaj in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat), western Iran, to receive an award from the Kurdish Elite Congress (KE ...

Erdogan confident Turkey will avoid US sanctions over S-400s

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 18:53
Washington nontheless has threatened to remove Turkey from its F-35 fighter jet program, if it doesn't cancel the S-400 purchase ...

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 ...

US and Iran exchange harsh words, as Jerusalem meet fails to separate Russia from Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-26 17:26

UN questions Turkey on the Armenian genocide

ANF - 2019-06-26 14:05
"What measures has Turkey taken to establish the facts, including the fate or whereabouts of Armenians who were subjected to forced internal displacement, detention, extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances during the period of 1915-1923?" ...

Daquq: Kurdish Party Forced to Remove it’s Board for Word "Kurdistan"

BAS News - 2019-06-23 23:45
ERBIL - The Iraqi forces and pro-Iranian militias have forced a Kurdish party in the disputed town of Daquq, in Kirkuk, to remove its office board as it includes the word "Kurdistan." Talking to BasNews, head of local administration of the Kurdistan Comm ...

Silos of Al-Rafiqah opens its doors to receive wheat

SDF Press - 2019-06-23 22:17
Raqqa The Economy Committee of the Civil Council of Raqqa opened the center of Al-Rafiqah silos in Raqqa city to receive and buy grain from farmers in order to facilitate farmers’ affairs and reduce wages. The center of Al-Rafiqah silos is the first place ...

Officer from the Ministry of Peshmerga passed away

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-21 12:02
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On the night of June 11, 2019, Lieutenant Colonel Ahmad Abdulla Ahmad, an officer at the officers administration of the Ministry of Peshmerga, passed away due to an unfortunate illness. Lieutenant Colonel Ahmad was a g ...

Turkey continues to relocate mercenaries in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-17 08:59
Mercenaries and their families are being taken from Idlib to Turkey-occupied Afrin. ...

Two more French Islamic State members sentenced to death in Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-06-03 18:50
BAGHDAD,— A Baghdad court on Monday, June 3 sentenced to death two more French nationals for belonging to the Islamic State group, bringing the total number of French jihadis condemned to death to 11. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity in ...

Turkish finance minister’s 7th economic package in 10 months fails to convince | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-29 17:50