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Three Iranian Soldiers Killed in Clash with “Kurdish Oppositions”

Three Iranian Soldiers Killed in Clash with “Kurdish Oppositions”

BAS News - 2019-07-03 15:40
ERBIL — Three Iranian soldiers were killed on Tuesday in an armed confrontation with an alleged Kurdish opposition group in the border areas of Western Azarbaijan province, northwest of Iran. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said the confrontation to ...
Three Iranian Soldiers Killed in Clash with “Kurdish Oppositions” - BAS News

Two Turkish soldiers killed in attack by Kurdish militants – Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-07-10 11:47

Two Turkish soldiers killed in attack by Kurdish militants - ministry

Yahoo - 2019-07-09 15:42

Two Turkish soldiers killed in attack by Kurdish militants: ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-09 14:06

Two Turkish soldiers killed in attack by Kurdish militants: ministry | News | 1450 99.7 WHTC

WHTC - 2019-07-09 13:18

Two Turkish soldiers killed in attack by Kurdish militants - Breaking News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-07-09 12:18

Three ISIS fighters killed in day two of Operation Will of Victory

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 23:07
The three militants were killed by an Iraqi Air Force strike on a vehicle ...

Regime Shelling Kills 12 Civilians in Syria: Monitor

BAS News - 2019-07-08 02:33
ERBIL - Bombardments by the Syrian regime and its Russian allies in Sunday killed a dozen of civilians in northwestern the country, a monitoring group said. Among the casualties were three children, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, explainin ...

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 ...

39 Iranian Kurdish cross-border porters died in first half of 2019

E-Kurd - 2019-07-04 17:18
SNA, Iranian Kurdistan,— At least 39 Kurdish cross-border porters (Kolbars) died in Iranian Kurdistan in the first half of 2019, Hengaw Organization for Human Rights said on Thursday. The organization, which closely monitors developments in Iranian Kurdi ...

Iranian Forces Kill Two Kurdish Porters, Injure One

BAS News - 2019-07-04 13:30
ERBIL — Two Kurdish porters were killed and another was wounded after the Iranian border guards opened fire at groups of people in two separate incidents. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said the first shooting took place overnight on Wednesday near ...

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 ...

Iran: 11 Kurdish Porters Killed or Injured in June

BAS News - 2019-07-01 14:13
ERBIL — At least 11 Kurdish porters (better known as Kolber in Kurdish) were killed or injured on the borders between Iran and Kurdistan Region during the month of June, a monitoring group said. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights released a monthly rep ...

One Turkish Soldier Killed in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-30 10:47
ERBIL — Turkish troops and Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters clashed on Saturday in south eastern province of Hakkari, which left one Turkish soldier killed. Local media reports said the soldier was severely injured and he succumbed to his wounds l ...

[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 ...

Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish militants in Syria - ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-28 20:14

Turkish Soldier Killed in Clashes With Kurdish Militants in Syria | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Algemeiner - 2019-06-27 06:10

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 ...

Syria: Over 40 Fighters, Civilians Killed in Clashes, Airstrikes

BAS News - 2019-06-16 00:06
ERBIL - Clashes and air raids on Saturday in northwestern Syria resulted in the killing of over 40 fighters, mostly pro-regime forces, and civilians, a monitoring group said. Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that at least ten civilians, including ...

Three Kurdish Porters Killed, Injured in Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-14 20:04
ERBIL - Iranian border guards have killed and wounded three Kurdish porters in the past few days, a monitoring group said on Friday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights revealed that the Iranian forces shot a Kurdish porter, better known as Kolbers, in ...

Three Kurdish Porters Injured in Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-11 13:26
ERBIL — Three Kurdish porters were injured in separate incidents on the border between Iranian Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Region. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, Iranian border guards opened fire at a group of Kurdish porters on Sunda ...