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US anarchist shot dead by police had words of praise for the YPJ

US anarchist shot dead by police had words of praise for the YPJ

ANF - 2019-07-16 10:04
In the manifesto issued by anarchist anti-fascist Willem Van Spronsen, shot dead by the police during an action against the immigration detention center in Tacoma, Washington, there are statements praising the YPJ. ...
US anarchist shot dead by police had words of praise for the YPJ - ANF

Esper says US would prevent ‘unilateral’ Turkish action against SDF in northern Syria

The Defense Post - 2019-08-06 21:25
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to "eliminate" the YPG in northeast Syria – a move deemed "unacceptable" by the Pentagon The post Esper says US would prevent ‘unilateral’ Turkish action against SDF in northern Syria appeared first on Th ...

One dead following police house raid in Amed

ANF - 2019-07-21 09:47
A person was killed and a special team police was wounded in a clash that took place in the borough of Bağlar in Amed. ...

Suruç commemorations heavily attacked by police

ANF - 2019-07-21 08:43
People commemorating the victims of the Suruç massacre in Istanbul and Ankara were attacked by police. ...

Rojava Revolution became an inspiration for women worldwide

ANF - 2019-07-18 15:41
Xalide Engizek said the Rojava Revolution led by women has become an inspiration for the women of the world as they felt without hope or morale. ...

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi city, officials say | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-07-18 08:24

Turkish diplomat, one other shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan capital

E-Kurd - 2019-07-17 19:38
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— At least two people including a Turkish diplomat were shot dead on Wednesday in a rare attack in the Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Erbil, Kurdish security officials and Turkey’s foreign ministry said. A gunman op ...

Dr. Farhad Pirbal detained on suspicion of burning down library in Erbil

E-Kurd - 2019-07-14 16:30
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Salahaddin university professor Dr. Farhad Pirbal was detained in Erbil on Sunday on suspicion of setting fire to a library. The police had arrested Pirbal at his place of work in Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Er ...

The US multiplies deportation of Central Americans

ANF - 2019-07-14 10:30
According to recent figures published by the Immigration Institute of Mexico (INM), the number of Central Americans deported to Mexico from the United States, between January and July of this year, amounts to 18,503. ...

Three of Iran's Revolutionary Guards shot dead Frequent clashes occur in the region between security forces and Iranian Kurdish militant groups based in neighbouring Iraq July 10, 2019

The National AE - 2019-07-10 20:13

Library burned down by ISIS to open again

ANF - 2019-07-10 15:31
The city library in Raqqa burned down and looted by ISIS during their occupation has been repaired and ready to open again. 7.000 books have been donated to date for the library’s collection. ...

Kurdish fighters kill 3 elite Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards: reports

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 22:32
PIRANSHAHR, Iranian Kurdistan,— Three members of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards were shot dead in the western city of Piranshahr in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat) on Tuesday, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, citing a Guards statement. The ...

The Zhianewe Voluntary Association Bureau for the Prevention of Addiction in Marivan was vandalized by unknown persons

Kurdpa - 2019-07-04 11:08
Kurdpa Agency: The Zhianewe Voluntary Association Bureau for the Prevention of Addiction in Marivan was vandalized by unknown persons. ...

A literacy course for the children Meza’at Yarub Camp

SDF Press - 2019-06-22 21:47
Raqqa – The Euphrates Development Organization, in collaboration with the Education Committee of the Civil Council of Raqqa, started implementing a literacy course for the children of the random camps in the western countryside of Raqqa. Children of rando ...

Number of US oil rigs rises by 1 to 789

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. increased by 1 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 789 for the week ending June 21, from 78 ...

Human rights organization finds migrant detention center in deplorable conditions | WDKY

Foxlexington - 2019-06-22 08:58

Sinn Féin: Stop legal action against 85-year-old for Irish sign

ANF - 2019-06-22 08:53
Sinn Féin demanded that the proposed legal action against an 85-year-old pensioner in Randalstown, over the erection of an Irish language sign, should be immediately withdrawn. ...

Baneh Pajin Association reacted to the killing of horses on the borders of Kurdistan

Kurdpa - 2019-06-21 11:24
Kurdpa Agency: the Baneh Pajin Association calls for taking legal action against those who are killing the horses of tradesmen in Kurdistan. ...

The opening of training course for the teachers in the western countryside of Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 21:30
Raqqa – In order to rise the educational process in Raqqa and its countryside, the Education Committee of the Civil Council of Raqqa organized the second summer course in order to train and rehabilitate the teachers in the city’s schools and rural areas. ...

45 dead in clashes in Syria

ANF - 2019-06-18 15:12
Ankara-backed gangs in Syria have attacked regime forces in Hama, resulting in violent clashes. There are at least 45 reported deaths. ...

Car bomb in Syrian Kurdistan’s Qamishlo wounds seven

E-Kurd - 2019-06-18 12:27
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A car bombing near Kurdish security offices in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeast Syria, on Monday wounded seven civilians, including a child, a war monitor said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attac ...