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HDP meets with CoE Secretary General and CPT

HDP meets with CoE Secretary General and CPT

ANF - 2019-06-28 13:18
HDP met with the CPT and CoE about the solution to the Kurdish issue, the Imrali isolation and political oppression. ...
HDP meets with CoE Secretary General and CPT - ANF

Why Nadia talked with Trump on Yazidis and not on Kurdish issue?

E-Kurd - 2019-07-25 17:15
Omar Sindi | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Nadia, your meeting with the U.S President should’ve been more broad inclusive on the status of the Kurdish national issue than inclusive of the Yazidi Kurdish Faith only! On July 19th 2019, at the White House meeting ...

Ministry of Peshmerga conducted Periodic Meeting with the Coalition Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-25 06:15
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 23, 2019, Shorsh Ismael (Minister of Peshmerga) supervised the periodic meeting between the Ministry of Peshmerga and Coalition partners. Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Sec-General and Chief-of- ...

“Turkey wants to revive ISIS with the ‘safe zone’ excuse”

ANF - 2019-07-23 15:31
Politician Sikri Hemo said the Turkish state aims to transfer out their domestic crisis and to revive ISIS with the “safe zone” they are attempting to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

SDF's Ebdi: We agree with the Coalition on the solution of issues

ANF - 2019-07-22 16:03
SDF Commander General Mazlum Ebdi said they agreed with the International Coalition officials on the solution for issues in the meeting they held. ...

Mazloum Abdi meets with the Commander of the Central Region of the US Army in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 13:39
News Center – The General commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces Mazloum Abdi met with the Commander of Central Region of the Central Command of the US Army in the Middle East Kenneth McKenzie and discussed several points which were as the following: S ...

Trump meets Yazidi activist Nadia Murad, told her ‘You had the Nobel Prize?’

E-Kurd - 2019-07-18 16:09
WASHINGTON,— US President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared unfamiliar with the work and cause of Nobel laureate Nadia Murad as she pleaded with him to help the Yazidis of Iraq. Trump, who has made religious freedom a centerpiece of his foreign policy, ...

Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff meets with high-ranking Commanders from the Coalition Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-05 10:29
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 2, 2019, Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad, Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff, received a high delegation from the U.S. and Coalition Forces, led by General Krinkovich, Deputy Commander of Coalition Forces in Iraq and S ...

To protect children… The Syrian Democratic Forces sign a joint action plan with the United Nations in Geneva

SDF Press - 2019-07-02 22:19
SDF General Commander is in Geneva, and a joint action plan with the United Nations to protect children The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) signed on June 29 a plan of action with the United Nations in Geneva on how to protect and help children in the area ...

Kurdistan PM-designate Meets with UK General Consul in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-02 21:05
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received on Tuesday the outgoing UK General Consul in Erbil Martyn Warr. Barzani and Warr, during the meeting, shed light on the "opportunities and challenges" in the Kurdistan Region, Ira ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Iraqi Counterpart in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih in Baghdad on Saturday where they reiterated commitment to resolve remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad. Barzani arrived in the Iraqi capital city ea ...

Kurdistan President Meets with UNSC Delegation in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 13:46
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met on Saturday with a delegation from the United Nations Security Council in Baghdad. The meeting was also attended by Kurdistan Region Parliament Speaker Vala Farid, Interior Minister Karim Sinjari, ...

Heyetê HDP'yî Konseya Ewropa û CPT’yî reyde pêvînayîş kerd

ANF - 2019-06-28 13:11
HDP'yî ra heyetêk selahîyetdaranê CPT û Konseya Ewropa reyde pêvînayîş kerd û çareserîya meseleyê Kurdî, tecrîdê Îmralîyî û zextê sîyasî ercnayî. ...

Iraqi president Salih meets with UK prime minister May in London

E-Kurd - 2019-06-26 19:29
LONDON,— UK Prime Minister Theresa May held on Tuesday talks with Iraqi President Barham Salih in Downing Street as part of the latter’s current visit to the UK. A Downing Street spokesperson said on Tuesday “The Prime Minister hosted Iraqi President Bar ...

Black Ethiopian Jews you should know (with video and links)

Seth Frantzman - 2019-06-25 09:31
Four years ago, in the Spring of 2015, anti-racism protests took place across Israel, culminating in clashes with police in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. The size of the protests and […] ...

Êzîdxan-Asayish fighters conclude training in Shengal

ANF - 2019-06-23 13:26
A training session for Êzîdxan-Asayish has been concluded with a military ceremony and swearing-in at the "Şehîd Şengal" academy in Xanasor. ...

PM-Designate Barzani Meets with Turkmen, Christian Parties to Discuss KRG Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-22 15:52
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani held a series of meetings on Saturday with Turkmen and Christian political parties to invite them to the next cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). Barzani begin his tour meeting ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Turkish Counterpart in Istanbul

BAS News - 2019-06-21 20:45
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani paid a visit on Friday to neighboring Turkey where he met with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul. Apart from congratulating Barzani on his new service as the president of the Kur ...

UN Secretary General Congratulates Nechirvan Barzani on Presidency

BAS News - 2019-06-13 23:59
ERBIL - United Nations Secretary-general Antonio Guterres has congratulated Nechirvan Barzani on his election as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. He further noted "I am sure that your leadership with your great experience and wisdom will be ver ...

Dont give leave of absence to security and political prisoners in Urmia Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-06-04 00:37
Kurdpa Agency: On approaching Eid al-Fitr, authorities of the Central Prison of Urmia opposed to give leave of absence to security and political prisoners. ...

KCK: Stand up against invasion attacks with the Sheladize spirit

ANF - 2019-06-01 13:26
KCK Executive Council Co-presidency: “With the Sheladize uprising, the Kurdish people have shown that they don’t accept the invasion attacks and that all the nation must stand up whenever there is an attack against anywhere in Kurdistan.” ...