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Swedish Foreign Minister Wallstrom met journalists

Swedish Foreign Minister Wallstrom met journalists

ANF - 2019-07-07 15:49
Wallstrom met with foreign journalists in Sweden and spoke about Sweden’s current foreign policy and the issues on the country’s agenda. ...
Swedish Foreign Minister Wallstrom met journalists - ANF

Israel’s Foreign Policy under Benjamin Netanyahu

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-07-20 06:11
The ways in which Prime Ministers of Israel have shaped Israel's foreign policy have often reflected a fairly balanced combination of political, personal, and national interests. This balance is reflected when Prime Ministers sometimes prefer to challenge ...

Italy foreign minister to present EU migration plan at Monday meeting

Gulan Media - 2019-07-14 13:09

Britain says Iranian vessels tried to block tanker in Gulf

Rûdaw - 2019-07-11 16:03
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed the British allegations ...

Freed Yazidis reunited with their families in Shengal

ANF - 2019-07-05 14:04
Six Yazidi civilians, who were rescued by SDF from ISIS in northern Syria, have been reunited with their families in Shengal. ...


Yahoo - 2019-07-04 14:54

Russia Favors Direct Talks Between Syrian Kurds, Damascus: FM

BAS News - 2019-07-03 16:21
ERBIL — The Russian government is calling for direct talks between the Syrian Kurdish authorities in northern Syrian administration, and the Syrian government in Damascus, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Speaking at a press conference on Wed ...

OGI: 154 journalists are imprisoned

ANF - 2019-07-01 14:21
OGI announced the tally of oppression against journalists for the last 6 months, stating that 154 journalists are imprisoned. ...

Turkey to continue anti-PKK operations in Iraqi Kurdistan: foreign ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-07-01 12:28
ANKARA,— Turkey will continue cross-border operations against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Iraq, the Turkish foreign ministry said on Sunday, one day after Iraq called on Ankara to halt strikes in the border areas. Turkey resolutely continues cr ...

Academics and journalists condemned Turkish attacks

ANF - 2019-07-01 11:49
Academics and journalists in Sulaymaniyah condemned occupation of South Kurdistan by Turkey. ...

Suriye Geçici Hükümet Başkanı: Kürtlerle birbirimizin acılarını anlıyoruz

KRDnews - 2019-07-01 11:12
Suriye Geçici Hükümet Başkanı: Kürtlerle birbirimizin acılarını anlıyoruz Ahmet Derikli 01/07/2019, Pt - 11:46 ...

Israeli Jets Target Syrian Military Positions: Report

BAS News - 2019-07-01 02:07
ERBIL - Israeli jets targeted on early Monday certain Syrian military positions in Homs and the outskirts of Damascus with missiles, the Military said in a statement. The Syrian air defense confronted the attack which had been launched from the Lebanese ...

Polîsan êrîşî meşa Rûmetê kirin

Bianet - 2019-07-01 00:01
Komîteya 27. Meşa Rûmetê ya Stenbolê duhî bank kiribû ku her kes li ber derîyê Navenda Çandê ya Fransayê kom bibin. Walîtîya Stenbolê destûr neda. Em ê ji meydanê agahiyan ragihînin. ...

Security Measures Tightened Around Embassies in Baghdad: Source

BAS News - 2019-06-30 16:06
ERBIL — Iraqi authorities have decided to tighten the measures around the foreign diplomatic missions in the capital city of Baghdad, a security source said. The decision was made at the request of Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi who has made it cl ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Iraqi Counterpart in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih in Baghdad on Saturday where they reiterated commitment to resolve remaining disputes between Erbil and Baghdad. Barzani arrived in the Iraqi capital city ea ...

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 ...

Denmark takes back child of Danish ISIS member

Rûdaw - 2019-06-24 00:26
Danish Director of Consular Affairs met with Kurdish Authority in northern Syria on Sunday to repatriate child ...

Kurdistan President Meets with Turkish Counterpart in Istanbul

BAS News - 2019-06-21 20:45
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani paid a visit on Friday to neighboring Turkey where he met with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul. Apart from congratulating Barzani on his new service as the president of the Kur ...

Kurdistan Region President Meets with Iraqi Leaders in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-20 16:20
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani traveled to Baghdad on Thursday where he met with Iraqi leaders to discuss a range of issues, including the Erbil-Baghdad relations. Barzani was first received by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi where ...

People of Afrin make Shehba greener

ANF - 2019-06-10 13:43
The people of Afrin are trying to continue with their lives in Shehba and have set up a nursery garden to plant the empty plots, with support from the Agriculture Committee. ...

KCDK-E co-chair Koç met Kurdish community workers in Stuttgart

ANF - 2019-06-10 09:54
KCDK-E co-chair Yüksel Koç met with the council workers of the DKTM in Stuttgart. ...