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“International states approve Afrin’s occupation with silence”

“International states approve Afrin’s occupation with silence”

ANF - 2019-07-11 15:07
The people of the region say the wall Turkish state put up in Afrin aims to tear the city away from Syria and think that the silence of international states means they approve of the occupation. ...
“International states approve Afrin’s occupation with silence” - ANF

Nobel laureate from Iraq told Trump that ISIS killed her family. 'Where are they now?' he asked, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-07-21 17:16

Turkish state steals thousands of artifacts from Afrin

ANF - 2019-07-18 14:27
The Turkish state has been digging many historic sites in Afrin with construction equipment. Thousands of artifacts have been stolen and taken to Turkey. ...

People of Shehba: We will resist against invaders

ANF - 2019-07-17 10:29
Turkish state has been bombing Shehba intensely in recent days, but the people say they won’t leave their villages despite Turkish state attacks and they will resist against invaders. ...

Iran strikes Kurdish opposition positions on border with Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-12 16:58
TEHRAN,— Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards used drones and missiles to strike headquarters of a Kurdish militant group near Iran’s border with neighboring Iraq’s Kurdistan region, the Iranian semi-official Tasnim news agency reported on Friday. “A large ...

“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.” ...

Halabjay: KDP politics is partnering with Turkish state

ANF - 2019-07-10 14:46
Journalist, writer and lawyer Srushah Halabjay attended the ISIS forum in Amude from Southern Kurdistan and protested the KDP’s partnership with the Turkish state. ...

The People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes the road paving project

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 02:01
Raqqa – As part of its daily activities, the service department in the People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes its daily projects by paving the roads of the city. This is a completion of previous projects which were implemented in cooperation with Al-Sha ...

Iraqi MP Warns of "Catastrophic" Conditions in Nineveh's Jails

BAS News - 2019-07-08 01:29
ERBIL - An Iraqi lawmaker has expressed deep concerns about the "tragic" and "catastrophic" conditions in the Nineveh's prisons, arguing that the situation is much worse than what the Human Rights Watch’s report states. Kurdish MP Sherwan Dupirrdani said ...

The People’s Municipality of Tabqa launches a clean campaign for public roads

SDF Press - 2019-07-07 20:10
Tabqa – The cleanup campaign launched by the People’s Municipality of the Municipal Committee of the Civil Administration of Tabqa city continues on its seventh day with the slogan “cleanliness is the title of civilization”. The campaign targets the main ...

Installation of a new bridge linking a Tal Abyad with Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-07 20:10
Raqqa – The military construction office of the SDF began on Sunday to rehabilitate and install a new bridge linking the city of Tal Abyad with Raqqa. This project is implemented with the support of the international coalition forces. The first stages of ...

Iraq Investigates Report of Senior Commander’s Link with CIA

BAS News - 2019-07-06 12:49
ERBIL — Iraqi Defense Ministry has launched an investigation into reports accusing Commander of Anbar Operations Mahmoud Fallahi of having links with the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). According to an official statement, Defense Minister Najah Sha ...

International forum on ISIS kicks off in Qamishlo

ANF - 2019-07-06 10:50
The forum on ISIS started in Qamishlo’s Amude district with participants coming from around the globe. ...

600 civiles secuestrados en Afrin en una semana

ANF - 2019-07-05 06:04
El Estado turco y sus aliados mercenarios han secuestrado a más de 300 civiles en la ciudad ocupada de Afrin. El número de civiles secuestrados en la última semana ha alcanzado la cifra de 600. ...

Qandil residents protest Turkish state on site of massacre

ANF - 2019-06-29 15:32
The people of Binare Qandil protested the Turkish massacre in Kortek: “As the Kurdish people, we must know that the Kortek massacre is not independent from Shengal, Afrin and Sheladize massacres. This is the continuation of the same policies.” ...

KRG defends Turkey's killing civilians, blames the PKK instead

ANF - 2019-06-29 12:49
The Bashur government issued a written statement on the Turkish state’s killing of civilians and blamed the PKK instead of the party who committed the massacre. ...

People of Raqqa working together to solve problems

ANF - 2019-06-23 12:44
The people of Raqqa have organized themselves through communes and assemblies and work in the spirit of unity to solve problems. ...

People of Afrin: We will liberate our city

ANF - 2019-06-22 12:11
The people of Afrin vowed to resist and underlined their will to return to their houses and land. ...

Mercenaries linked to Turkish army killed woman in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-21 08:46
Mercenaries affiliated to the Turkish state murdered a woman in Afrin. ...

Dozens of Kurdish Yezidi Families to Return from Syria to Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-06-16 13:06
ERBIL — Several Kurdish Yezidi families, whom were displaced from their hometowns after the Islamic State (IS) massacre in 2014, are expected to return to Sinjar in the nearest future, said an official. In August 2014, IS attacked Sinjar where it killed ...