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Actions for Hasankeyf multiply

Actions for Hasankeyf multiply

ANF - 2019-06-30 12:28
Several actions have been organised as part of the campaign 'It's not too late to save Hasankeyf'. ...
Actions for Hasankeyf multiply - ANF

PAJK Coordination: It's time for freedom and it's time for women!

ANF - 2019-07-14 16:00
PAJK Coordination: Kemal Pir, M. Hayri Durmuş, Akif Yılmaz and Ali Çiçek declared the victory of the Kurdish people's struggle for freedom with the resistance they embodied. ...

Papua New Guinea tribal violence leaves more than 20 dead, mostly women and children

FOX News - 2019-07-11 06:11
More than 20 people -- mostly women and children -- have been killed in days of tribal violence in Papua New Guinea, according to officials. ...

Three boys stabbed ahead of Orange Order's Parade in Belfast

ANF - 2019-07-06 08:51
Three boys have been stabbed at one of the more controversial parades of the Orange Order’s marching season. ...

It is not too late to save Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-07-06 08:51
New call to save Hasankeyf. It is not too late, said activists. ...

Yezidi Survivors of IS Receive Financial Grant

BAS News - 2019-07-03 15:40
ERBIL — Hundreds of Kurdish Yezidis, who have have survived the Islamic State (IS) slavery received on Wednesday a financial grant as part of the humanitarian aid to help the people build a new life. Hussein Qa’edi, head of Kurdistan Region’s office for ...

“Vengeance Unit” claims responsibility for Sultan Ahmet sabotage

ANF - 2019-07-03 12:50
A group calling themselves the “Martyr Xelil Jehat Vengeance Unit” claimed responsibility for two separate actions carried out in Istanbul on June 12 and 21. ...

Hasankeyf: La ciudad milenaria que será inundada por el agua de una presa

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-06-25 01:50
La ciudad milenaria de Hasankeyf, en el sureste de Turquía, […] La entrada Hasankeyf: La ciudad milenaria que será inundada por el agua de una presa aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Actions in Avasin, Xakurke and Cele: 8 soldiers killed

ANF - 2019-06-24 17:38
8 soldiers were killed in actions by HPG/YJA Star guerrillas in Avasin, Xakurke and Cele as far as could be ascertained. ...

Historic Hasankeyf cave flooded with concrete

ANF - 2019-06-24 16:38
A 10.000 year old cave in the ancient city of Hasankeyf was buried in concrete. Guide Sehmus Turgay said the thousands of years of story the cave had was destroyed for a dam that has a lifecycle of 50 years. ...

Hasankeyf: 10 bin yıllık mağara betona gömüldü

Nûpel - 2019-06-24 14:54
Tarihi Hasankeyf’te bulunan 10 bin yıllık mağara betona gömüldü. Rehber Şehmus Turgay, tarihi mağaranın binlerce yıllık geçmişinin, ömrü 50 yıllık olan bir baraj için yok edildiğini belirtti. Yapımı devam eden Ilısu Barajı nedeniyle sular altında bırakılm ...

Adel Abdul Mahdi handed the names of candidates for parliament

Waar Media - 2019-06-24 11:52
WAAR_DUHOK A MP for the Fatah Alliance Haneen Qado, on Sunday, that Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi sent the names of the candidates of the four remaining ministries to the presidency of the House of Representatives, on Monday’s meeting will continue all ...

PUK to Determine Candidates for KRG Cabinet Soon

Waar Media - 2019-06-23 22:53
WAAR_DUHOK Patriotic Union of Kurdistan leadership will meet within this week to determine the candidates for ministerial posts at the next KRG’s cabinet. PUK is expected to determine all the candidates and hand them to PM Masrour Barzani, The candidates ...

Sanatçılar Hasankeyf için buluşuyor

Nûpel - 2019-06-23 16:41
Hasankeyf’i Yaşatma Girişimi, Hasankeyf’in yok olma girişimine karşı bir sanatçı buluşması düzenliyor. İktidarın, Ilısu Barajı’nı açma ısrarına karşı Hasankeyf’i Yaşatma Girişiminin çabaları devam ediyor. Girişim, bir sanatçılar buluşması düzenleyeceğini ...

Gorran Almost Ready with List of Candidates for KRG Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-23 14:17
ERBIL — The Change Movement (Gorran) is just about to finalize the list of its candidates for ministerial posts in the next Kurdistan Regional Cabinet. Kamil Qader, a senior member of the party, told BasNews on Sunday that Gorran will most likely submit ...

Sanchez: Qatar not at Copa America for selfies with Messi

Waar Media - 2019-06-23 14:00
WAAR_DUHOK Felix Sanchez said Qatar are not at the Copa America to take selfies with Lionel Messi as the tournament guests look to stun Argentina and qualify for the quarter-finals. Qatar and Argentina – runners-up in 2015 and 2016 – will meet in Porto A ...

Call to join the “big dip” for Hasankeyf on 14 July

ANF - 2019-06-20 10:08
On the second Sunday of July each year, people in Europe and beyond join the “big dip” into rivers and lakes as part of a campaign for the conservation and renaturation of our freshwater ecosystems. ...

Turkey says it has 'neutralized' 43 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

Reuters - 2019-06-08 17:51
Turkey's Defence Ministry said on Saturday a total of 43 members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) had been "neutralized" as part of an operation Ankara launched in northern Iraq 13 days ago. ...

Call from Hasankeyf: It's not too late!

ANF - 2019-06-08 16:09
The people of Hasankeyf call for support. The 12,000-year-old settlement on the Tigris River is to be flooded by the Ilısu Dam project. ...

Actions for Hasankeyf in Frankfurt and Rome

ANF - 2019-06-08 09:22
Actions have been promoted in Rome and Frankfurt to mark the Global Day of Action for Hasankeyf. ...

Dolzer: Turkey violates international law

ANF - 2019-06-01 15:33
A panel discussion was held in Nuremberg, Germany as part of the 10th Kurdish Culture Days. Hamburg State MP Martin Dolzer spoke at the discussion and said a stand must be taken against the Turkish state that has been violating international law. ...