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ICC Registrar: There is legal basis for an international court

ICC Registrar: There is legal basis for an international court

ANF - 2019-07-09 17:16
Registrar of the International Criminal Court (ICC) International Court of Justice Dominique Inchauspe spoke about the possible legal bases for an international court for ISIS trials. ...
ICC Registrar: There is legal basis for an international court - ANF

“Preventing the triaI of ISIS members is another plot”

ANF - 2019-07-17 17:43
Abdulkerim Siko said there is a need for an international court in North and East Syria for the trial of ISIS gangs and added that preventing the trials would constitute another plot. ...

German police remove far-right black crosses

BBC - 2019-07-15 00:41
Officials say there is no evidence for far-right claims foreigners have killed thousands of Germans. ...

Is Erbil possible replacement for Incirlik as Turkish-US tensions flare over S-400

Rûdaw - 2019-07-12 22:08
"There is a really nice base that the US could use to do missions in the Middle East ...

“An international committee should inspect the damage in Afrin”

ANF - 2019-07-12 13:34
Afrin Historic Artifacts Directorate Co-president Hemid Nasir said the Turkish state has severely damaged historic sites and artifacts in Afrin and added: “An international committee should be formed to inspect the damage in Afrin.” ...

Rojava conference calls for regional security and stability through self-administration

Green Left Weekly - 2019-07-12 07:07
An international conference hosted by the Rojava Center for Strategic Studies in the city of Amude in Kurdish-liberated northern Syria from July 7-9 called for international support for the establishment of self-administration in areas liberated from Isl ...

Final day of the International Forum on ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 09:11
The International Forum on ISIS in Northern Syria ends today ...

Fourth session of International Forum on ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-07 15:07
The international conference on ISIS organized by the NRLS in Amude continues on day 2. ...

10,000 foreign ‘terrorists’ still held by YPG: spokesman

Rûdaw - 2019-07-07 09:14
"Rojava believes an international court should be established" ...

International Forum on ISIS enters its second day

ANF - 2019-07-07 08:38
The second day of the International Forum on ISIS 2019 in Northern Syria enters its second day. ...

“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. ...

Program for international conference against ISIS announced

ANF - 2019-07-05 15:06
The program for the international conference against ISIS organized by the Rojava Strategic Research Center has been announced. ...

‘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 ...

UN called for inquiry into airstrike on detention centre in Libya

ANF - 2019-07-04 08:41
The United Nations has called for an independent inquiry into the bombing of a Libyan migrant detention centre that left at least 44 dead and more than 130 severely injured. ...

“SDF-UN document is the foundation for international recognition”

ANF - 2019-07-03 15:35
Enver Muslim said the document signed between the SDF and the UN constitutes a foundation for the international recognition of the Autonomous Administration. ...

PKK’s Karayilan: We will not allow Turkey to invade Bashur

ANF - 2019-07-03 14:31
PKK Executive Committee Member Karayilan said the guerrilla have been displaying an effective resistance against Turkey's plans to invade the South, adding: “As long as there is guerrilla resistance, the Turkish state cannot advance as they want to." ...

Sudan crisis: New sense of hope for young revolutionaries

BBC - 2019-07-03 00:20
Protesters are continuing to take to the streets, calling for an end to military rule in the country. ...

There is no specific reason for making an arrest of Zahra Mohammadi

Kurdpa - 2019-06-14 17:17
Kurdpa Agency: A detained member of the Nojin Socio-Cultural Association is still in detention for unknown reasons. ...

Shiite cleric Sadr calls on Turkey to respect Iraqi territory

Rûdaw - 2019-06-14 12:33
Amb Yildiz: There is no need to use dodgy expressions concerning the PKK ...

HDP MP: “Why is the ISIS base in Reyhanli tolerated?”

ANF - 2019-06-10 17:06
HDP MP Tülay Hatimoğulları protested the AKP for ISIS member Abdulbasit Al Sarut’s funeral ceremony and said Reyhanli is still a hotbed for such gangs. ...