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Kurdish student in Poland successfully defends master’s thesis on legality of Kurdistan referendum

Kurdish student in Poland successfully defends master’s thesis on legality of Kurdistan referendum

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-02 00:57
Lehat Salah Rasheed (left) poses for a photo with Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Representative in Poland Ziyad Raoof after presenting him with his two master's theses. (Photo: Facebook/KRG Poland) ...
Kurdish student in Poland successfully defends master’s thesis on legality of Kurdistan referendum - Kurdistan24

Iraqi Kurdistan’s electricity ministry ‘planning’ to provide 24-hour power supply

E-Kurd - 2019-07-13 13:27
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Ministry of Electricity in the new cabinet of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is planning to provide 24-hour power to the region’s residents, an official said on Friday. Director of Electricity Contro ...

Arrest of a Kurdish citizen in Dehgolan

Kurdpa - 2019-07-08 23:40
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish citizen was arrested in Dehgolan by intelligence agents and transferred to unknown locations. ...

Turkish attacks on Kurdistan Region must end, say Kurdish parties in Rojava

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 15:11
Kurdish parties in Syria called on the international community to put pressure on Turkey to end attacks ...

Children Kurdish Festival in Switzerland

ANF - 2019-07-08 10:48
A colourful Mihricana Zarokan (Children's Festival) was organised in Winterthur, Switzerland. ...

The people’s Municipality in Raqqa launches the fifth phase of (we will light it) project

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 02:01
Raqqa – The lighting committee in the People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes its project, which was launched by (we will light it) project in Raqqa city and target lighting all the streets of the city. The director of lighting in the People’s Municipali ...

Gorran Decides on Ministerial Candidates

BAS News - 2019-07-05 16:33
ERBIL — The Change Movement (Gorran) is almost done with the finalized list of candidates for the ministerial posts at the next cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). Party’s National Assembly convened on Friday to select the candidates from the ...

‘There’s no free media right now in Iraqi Kurdistan’: Kamal Chomani

E-Kurd - 2019-07-04 21:32
BERLIN,— There was great hope for the Autonomous Region of Kurdistan when it was granted autonomy by Iraq in 2003. Yet prominent journalist Kamal Chomani says there is no independent media — and thus limited press freedom. A Kurdish political analyst, Ka ...

Gorran to Finalize Candidates for KRG Cabinet on Friday: Source

BAS News - 2019-07-04 14:26
ERBIL — The Change Movement (Gorran) will most likely finalize the list of its candidates for the ministerial posts at the next cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) by Friday (5th July), said a source. In this regard, party’s National Assembly ...

Kurdish Lawmakers Send Message of Discontent to Germany’s Merkel on Kurdistan Statehood

BAS News - 2019-07-04 01:22
ERBIL — Dozens of member of Kurdistan Region have sent a letter to German Chancellor Angela Merkel to show discontent at her recent remarks on Kurdistan statehood. In a meeting with a group of students last month in Lower Saxony, Merkel said Kurdish stat ...

Legitimacy of Kurdistan Independence Referendum: Kurdish Student Defends MA Thesis in Poland

BAS News - 2019-07-01 21:21
ERBIL - A Kurdish student in Poland was successful in defending his master's thesis titled as "The Political Legitimacy of the Kurdistan Region’s 2017 Referendum on Independence," the Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) representation office in Poland ...

PKK Sends Death Threat to Kurdish Journalist in Moscow

BAS News - 2019-07-01 11:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) has threatened to kill a Kurdish journalist living in Russian capital. Hazhar Shamil wrote on his Facebook on Monday that he has received death threats from the PKK. “PKK threatens to kill me… I have to clan [to sup ...

Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish militants in Syrian Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-06-26 19:29
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Defense Ministry said one soldier was killed and five were injured during clashes with Kurdish militants in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria on Wednesday. The casualties, which the ministry said occurred during clashes with ...

Protest against AKP-KDP partnership in Adygea

ANF - 2019-06-25 14:36
Kurdish women in Adygea condemned the invading Turkish state’s attacks against southern Kurdistan. ...

Turkmens, Christians get ministerial position in new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet: officials

E-Kurd - 2019-06-23 13:30
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Turkmen parliamentary grouping has secured a ministerial position in the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), the Turkmen Front said on Saturday. Head of the Turkmen Front caucus in the Kurdi ...

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 ...

Turkmen Front to Have a Minister in Next KRG Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-22 13:28
ERBIL — The Turkmen Front Party will join the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), party leader said on Saturday. Aidin Marouf told BasNews that his party will have the KRG’s minister of state for minority affairs. Earlier the day, Mar ...

Kurdistan Islamic Group KIG won’t participate in new government: leader

E-Kurd - 2019-06-19 14:37
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Islamic Group KIG [Komal] leader Ali Bapir said on Tuesday the party would not participate in the new cabinet of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). The party’s leader said in a press conference tha ...

PM-Designate Masrour Barzani Kicks Off Government-Formation Talks

BAS News - 2019-06-16 11:51
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani began the talks over the next cabinet of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Sunday. For his first meeting, Barzani visited the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) politburo to discuss the ...

Gorran’s participation in new Kurdistan govt does not mean ‘be silent’ about corruption: MP

E-Kurd - 2019-06-15 10:58
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Head of the Change Movement (Gorran) caucus in Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Ali Hama Salih said on Friday his party’s participation in the new Kurdistan regional Government (KRG) cabinet did not mean our lawmakers sh ...