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Finland government said it won't take back families of ISIS

Finland government said it won't take back families of ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-05 12:30
Finnish government said it will not take back mothers and children of Islamic State Finnish militants. ...
Finland government said it won\'t take back families of ISIS - ANF

Iraq strikes Basra gas deal with America’s Honeywell

Rûdaw - 2019-07-18 01:59
It will increase revenues, reduce pollution, and boost power production ...

Mexico said it will not be 'safe third country'

ANF - 2019-07-17 08:41
The Mexican government says it will not become a "safe third country" to apply for asylum in the US. ...

India said to again back out of missile deal with Israel | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-07-11 09:11

Religious scholars: Solution to Radical Islam is Democratic Islam

ANF - 2019-07-09 15:15
Religious scholars attending the ISIS forum held by the NRLS said it is not enough to fight ISIS only in the military area, and stated that the solution to radical Islam is democratic Islam as theorized by Ocalan. ...

Iran to further scale back commitment on nuclear deal

ANF - 2019-07-07 10:26
Iran said on Sunday it would further scale back its commitment to the 2015 nuclear deal. ...

“We don’t accept ISIS trials to be held elsewhere”

ANF - 2019-07-06 14:05
Shaddadi Clans Council President Sileman Derwis said they won’t accept the ISIS trials to be held outside of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

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. ...

Trump says tech giants are ‘all against me,’ but won’t say if investigations are coming

Yahoo - 2019-07-06 00:51

Clans Council: An invading state shouldn't be in the "safe zone"

ANF - 2019-07-05 16:38
The Qamishlo Canton Clans Council members protested the Turkish state’s attempts to form a “safe zone” in Northern and Eastern Syria and said, “Turkey is an invading state. An invading state shouldn’t take part in the ‘safe zone’.” ...

“Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system”

ANF - 2019-07-04 16:05
The people of Dirbesiye said they don’t accept the “safe zone” Turkey wants to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria and that Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system with this attempt. ...

TUAYDER: We won't stop our work because of repression

ANF - 2019-07-02 11:23
TUAYDER Mersin Branch, which has become a target for its solidarity with families and prisoners during the hunger strike resistance, vowed to continue its work despite the repression. ...

Erdogan confident Turkey will avoid US sanctions over S-400s

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 18:53
Washington nontheless has threatened to remove Turkey from its F-35 fighter jet program, if it doesn't cancel the S-400 purchase ...

Iraq Arrests Dozens over Bahraini Embassy Attack

BAS News - 2019-06-29 12:38
ERBIL — The Iraqi government said it has arrested 54 people who are responsible for the attack on Bahraini Embassy in Baghdad. On Thursday, some 200 protestors stormed Bahrain Embassy in Baghdad to condemn the US-sponsored "workshop" in Manama on Palesti ...

Salahaddin: Three IS Members Captured, Plot Foiled

BAS News - 2019-06-23 22:49
ERBIL - The Iraqi security forces managed on Sunday to capture three Islamic State (IS) militants in the province of Salahaddin while a plot by the jihadist group was foiled. The security media cell said in a statement that the trio was wanted by the Ira ...

Ahmet Türk: We won’t watch from the sidelines, we will intervene

ANF - 2019-06-21 16:07
Mardin Co-mayor Ahmet Türk announced that they stand with democracy in the Istanbul elections. Türk said they are monitoring the process closely and that they “won’t watch from the sidelines” and that they “will intervene”. ...

Iran says it will not give Europe more time to save nuclear deal

Gulan Media - 2019-06-19 14:59

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 ...

Belgium Repatriates Six Children of IS Parents

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — Six Belgian children of Islamic State (IS) parents were taken back to their home country from Syria on Friday, officials confirmed. They were stranded at a camp under the control of the US-backed Kurdish fighters of Syrian Democratic Forces. “The ...