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Justice for Cyprus sought by Melbourne rally for freedom and human rights | Neos Kosmos

Justice for Cyprus sought by Melbourne rally for freedom and human rights | Neos Kosmos

Neoskosmos - 2019-07-03 01:58

Justice for Cyprus sought by Melbourne rally for freedom and human rights | Neos Kosmos - Neoskosmos

Melbourne Protest Against Turkish Occupation Demands Justice for Cyprus | Greek Reporter Australia

Greekreporter - 2019-07-18 15:00

Cyprus protests in Melbourne call for justice 45 years since Turkey's invasion | Neos Kosmos

Neoskosmos - 2019-07-15 07:42

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. ...

Biden blasts Trump for downplaying global human rights violations including Philippines | Latest Philippine politics news today

Politics - 2019-07-14 13:28

HDP MPs detained and battered by the police for saying “No war”

ANF - 2019-07-08 21:21
Police attacked the people joining a demonstration in Amed for democracy and against war. Deputies of the HDP are among those battered and detained in the crackdown. ...

Over 230 Kurds Detained by Iranian Forces in 6 Months

BAS News - 2019-07-06 15:30
ERBIL — Iranian security forces arrested 231 Kurds during the first half of 2019, a monitoring group said. According to Hengaw Organization for Human Rights, 180 people from the detainees were accused of political activities. Twenty-seven others were arr ...

HRW Warns of Degrading Conditions for Thousands of Detainees in Iraqi Prisons

BAS News - 2019-07-06 15:30
ERBIL — Human Rights Watch has expressed concerns over the deteriorating conditions at the Iraqi prisons were thousands of people are held, mostly on terrorism charges. According to a detailed report by the HRW, most of the overcrowded prisons are in Nin ...

Kurdish politicians beaten by police in Turkey’s east - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-07-06 09:52

Iran Sentences 64 Kurds to Death, Prison in 6 months

BAS News - 2019-07-03 14:09
ERBIL — A total of 64 Kurds were given death penalties or imprisonment sentences during the first half of 2019. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said on Wednesday that one Kurdish activist was issued a death penalty by Iranian judicial authorities, w ...

[PICTURES]: Kurdish Porter Hospitalized after Being Tortured by Iranian Border Guards

BAS News - 2019-06-29 13:46
ERBIL — Iranian security forces on the border with Kurdistan Region severely tortured a Kurdish porter that sent him later to the hospital. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said “Sarhad Rahpeykar” was arrested on the border last Thursday in Kurdistan ...

IHD: We will keep seeking justice for Roboski

ANF - 2019-06-29 08:51
The Human Rights Association (IHD) Truth and Justice Commission, Istanbul Branch, issued a written statement to mark the 90th month since the death of 34 Kurds in Roboski. ...

Rojava Conference at the UN human rights session in Geneva

ANF - 2019-06-28 09:05
During the 41st UN Human Rights Council Sessions, a fringe meeting was organised by the Geneva Center for Kurdish Human Rights on the latest situation in Northern Syria. ...

Secret documents expose large-scale spying on critics by Turkish embassies - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-06-27 10:30

EU accuses Turkey for violating human rights by opening Gezi protests trial

Neweurope - 2019-06-26 21:26

Justice for Journalists by Leon Willems - Project Syndicate

Project Syndicate - 2019-06-18 11:46

Cyprus issues arrest warrants for Turkey drill ship crew

Reuters - 2019-06-13 18:23
Cyprus has issued arrest warrants for the crew of a Turkish drill ship anchored close to its coast for allegedly infringing territory over which the island has rights to explore for oil and gas, a foreign ministry official said on Thursday. ...

The opening of three training courses for the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Ayn Issa

SDF Press - 2019-06-11 20:53
Ayn Issa – The Academies of Martyr Fayyad Al Shibli and Laurence for leaders and the academy of Martyr Sarya Ronahi opened three training courses. The leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces attended the opening ceremony. The courses carried the names of ...

Eid celebrated in peace and safety for Northern and Eastern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-03 13:51
The people of Northern and Eastern Syria are preparing for the Eid in peace and safety as the region is completely freed from ISIS gangs. ...