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Tehran courts Kurds as Washington amps up rhetoric against Iran

Tehran courts Kurds as Washington amps up rhetoric against Iran

Al Monitor - 2019-07-16 22:26

Tehran courts Kurds as Washington amps up rhetoric against Iran - Al Monitor

Islamic State says will step up fight against Syrian Kurds, coalition

E-Kurd - 2019-08-12 11:25
BEIRUT,— The Islamic State group vowed to intensify its fight against the US-led coalition and Kurds in eastern Syria, in a video posted Sunday on its Telegram channel. “The fire of the battle between us and them has been reignited and will intensify,” t ...

Typhoon Lekima: Toll rises as typhoon moves up China coast

BBC - 2019-08-12 02:17
Thirty-two are killed and more than five million affected as Typhoon Lekima hits eastern China. ...

Turkish military chiefs discuss possible offensive in Syria

Reuters - 2019-07-25 18:00
Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar met military officials on Thursday to discuss a possible offensive east of the Euphrates river in Syria as Ankara ramped up warnings of a cross-border operation. ...

Turkey lira spikes against US dollar as Erdogan vows to retaliate against Trump sanctions | City & Business | Finance |

Express - 2019-07-23 13:36

Turkey Threatens Attack on Syrian Kurds as US Envoy Holds Talks With Ankara | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-07-23 00:06

Istanbul’s Syrian refugees fear deportation as officials step up raids | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-21 19:51

Squeezed by sanctions, Iranian Kurds seek day jobs in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— When the car pulled up to the curb in Iraqi Kurdistan’s Erbil, a half-dozen Iranian labourers swarmed around it. Squeezed by US sanctions on Tehran, they were hunting for work across the border. Mostly Kurds themse ...

​​​​​​​Turkey ups pressure on Kurds as U.S. sanctions loom | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-16 17:55

Washington Post: ABD Blöf yapmıyor!

KRDnews - 2019-07-12 14:09
Washington Post: ABD Blöf yapmıyor! Ahmet Derikli 12/07/2019, Cu - 14:56 ...

Washington Institute: Gorran and the End of Populism in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Justice for Kurds - 2019-07-12 03:43
After months of back and forth, the leading parties of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG)—the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK)—are engaged in negotiations to finalize the cabinet, which must be completed by ...

Washington Postê piştgirîya Erol Onderoglûyî kiriye

Bianet - 2019-07-12 00:02
Rojnameya Washington Postê rûpelekê xwe ji bo piştgiriya Erol Onderogluyî cida kiriye. Rojnameyê peyama #SupportErol ( Piştgirîya Erolî bike) weşandiye. ...

Rewaz Fayaq elected as new speaker of Iraqi Kurdistan parliament

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 16:53
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan parliament elected Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) lawmaker Rewaz Fayaq Hussein as new speaker during a parliamentary session on Thursday. The Kurdistan Parliament convened on Thursday to replace ...

Sinop: Plaja asılan ırkçı pankart kaldırıldı

Nûpel - 2019-07-10 17:37
Sinop’ta bir işletmeci tarafından plajın girişine asılan, üzerinde Türkçe ve Arapça ‘Vatanı için savaşmayanlar plajımıza giremez. Türk ırkı var olsun’ yazılı pankart kaldırıldı. Sinop Valiliği ise pankartla ilgili yazılı bir açıklamasında, “Özel plajın iş ...

Detained Turkish citizens released as LNA steps up Libya attacks | Africa Times

Africatimes - 2019-07-02 15:55

US says drones from Iraq were fired at Saudi pipeline, as military build up continues

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-29 18:26

Environmental Degradation as a Form of Persecution Against the Iranian Kurds

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2019-06-26 06:41

Concerts in Athens in solidarity with Rojava

ANF - 2019-06-17 11:22
Hundreds of Kurds as well as Greeks and internationalists attended the concert in solidarity with Rojava, which was held in front of the National Archaeological Museum of Greece. ...