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KIHEP: 22 years of education for women in Hatay

KIHEP: 22 years of education for women in Hatay

ANF - 2019-07-16 11:07
Women's Human Rights-New Solutions Association has been providing training program for women for 22 years in Hatay. The program reached at least 15 thousand women. ...
KIHEP: 22 years of education for women in Hatay - ANF

Five Years of Imprisonment for a Kurdish Civilian

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-12 02:01
Aref Mohammadi, a Kurdish civilian from the village of Bavan in the Margevar area of Orumiyeh, was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment by the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh. Kurdistan Human Rights… The post Five Years of Imprisonment for a Kur ...

El Paso shooting: 'At least 15 killed' in Texas mall attack

BBC - 2019-08-04 00:02
A shooting at a Texas shopping mall claims at least 15 lives, according to US media reports. ...

The Graduation of a literacy course in Yarub camp

SDF Press - 2019-07-30 14:04
Raqqa- In cooperation with the Education Committee in Raqqa, the Euphrates Development organization, ended on Tuesday a new literacy course for the children of Mazra’at Yarub camp in the western countryside of Raqqa. The course was especially organized fo ...

Turkey caused flooding of houses and lands in Girê Spî

ANF - 2019-07-30 10:11
Two thousand hectares of cultivated agricultural land and hundreds of houses were flooded in Girê Spî due to the occupation of the Turkish state. ...

Arrest of the head of Education of Ravensar

Kurdpa - 2019-07-23 21:20
Kurdpa Agency: The intelligence forces arrested the head of Education of Ravansar and another cultural official in this city. ...

A new training program for the fighters of Martyr Avarsh Tabqa Regiment

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 19:37
Tabqa – Martyr Avarsh Tabqa’s regiment which belongs to the Military Council of Tabqa organizes a training program for its fighters in order to maintain physical fitness and enhance military capabilities and qualifications to be at the highest level of co ...

Mazloum Abdi meets with the Commander of the Central Region of the US Army in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 13:39
News Center – The General commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces Mazloum Abdi met with the Commander of Central Region of the Central Command of the US Army in the Middle East Kenneth McKenzie and discussed several points which were as the following: S ...

Peace in Kurdistan: Rojava is a beacon of hope for all peoples

ANF - 2019-07-20 13:51
"As a participative democracy unlike any other in the Middle East, Rojava has become a model for people across the entire world who are seeking to achieve their own freedom." ...

Alert to the expansion of the Ebola virus in Congo

ANF - 2019-07-19 18:07
The death of an evangelical pastor in the Congolese city of Goma has triggered warnings about the possible expansion of the Ebola epidemic towards the rest of the country and its neighbours. ...

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. ...

Seminar on women’s issues in Hewler

ANF - 2019-07-15 19:46
A seminar in Hewler discussed the efforts to increase the representation of women in decision making processes and service areas. ...

The women of the Euphrates region hold an extensive discussion forum in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-13 18:53
Tabqa – Under the slogan “Women in times of conflict, reality, and horizons” the activities of the Expanded Dialogue Forum for the women of Euphrates region started today at the Center of Culture and Art in Tabqa city. The Women’s Protection Units YPJ in ...

Wrath of Olive claimed responsibility for attack in Afrin

ANF - 2019-07-12 08:50
The Wrath of Olive Action Room claimed responsibility for the attack in Afrin in which 16 mercenaries died. ...

'We don't need women-only universities'

ANF - 2019-07-11 14:52
AKP’s President Erdogan announced that he gave orders to the Board Higher of Education (YOK) to implement the “Women’s Universities” example he saw during his trip to Japan for the G20 Summit. ...

KDP’s Kurdistan security council rejects claims of involvement in PKK leader’s killing

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 18:24
KDP’s Kurdish security council blames PKK for conflict in Iraqi Kurdistan HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Region’s Security Council KRSC for the KDP-controlled areas of Iraqi Kurdistan on Tuesday blamed the Kurdistan Workers’ Party ...

Only 3 women nominated for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 15:32
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Ignoring calls for balance, Kurdish parties nominate just 3 women for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet positions. If their nominations are approved by Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament, there will be a total of three women in ...

Starting the rehabilitation of Al Bayda Park in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-05 01:22
Raqqa – The Department of Environment and Parks of the People’s Municipality in Raqqa rehabilitated on Thursday Al Bayda Park, which was vandalized and destroyed by ISIS terrorist during his takeover of the city. The project supervisor at the Department o ...

Panel at UN to discuss human rights in Northern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-27 10:23
A panel called: "Human Rights in Northern Syria" is scheduled for today at the UN building in Geneva as part of the fringe meetings to the UN Human Rights Council Session. ...

Mass Grave of Kuwaiti People Discovered in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-21 00:44
ERBIL - A mass grave of Kuwaiti people has been discovered in Iraq which includes victims from the 1990-1991 Gulf War. Al-Jarida newspaper cited on Thursday an international committee from the Red Crescent Society in Iraq as saying that the grave include ...

European Court of Human Rights found Turkey guilty in KCK case

ANF - 2019-06-20 12:21
The case referred to the arrest en masse of hundreds of elected politicians, activists, human rights defenders in 2009. ...