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Kurdistan presidency urges tolerance, respect after Kurdish flag incident in southern Iraqi province

Kurdistan presidency urges tolerance, respect after Kurdish flag incident in southern Iraqi province

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-31 14:47

Kurdistan presidency urges tolerance, respect after Kurdish flag incident in southern Iraqi province - Kurdistan24

Kurdish Political Prisoner Released after Serving 12 Years in Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-28 02:00
Kurdish political prisoner, “Youssef Kakemami”, was released from Tabriz Central Prison after serving 12 years in prison. Youssef Kakemami, a Kurdish political activist, has spent his imprisonment in Mahabad, Orumiyeh and Tabriz… The post Kurdish Politic ...

A Kurdish Worker Arrested in Divandarah

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-20 02:01
A bakery worker, Sediq Seifi, has been arrested by security forces in Divandarah and taken to an unknown location during the past few days. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has obtained information… The post A Kurdish Worker Arrested in Divandarah a ...

Commemoration for murdered Kurdish journalist prevented in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-19 21:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The family of murdered Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali on Sunday has accused the Sulaimani Asayish security of preventing them from holding a ceremony commemorating his memory and honoring his work, NRT TV report ...

Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-18 16:36
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—A Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in the province of Sulaimani that depicts historical Kurdish events over the past century. Zahiri Karima Rash built the monument called “Mrwari Rash,” or “the black ...

Car bomb kills Kurdish police officer in Qamishlo, Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-18 16:36
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A car bomb killed a police officer and wounded two other people Sunday in the main Kurdish city of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in in northeast Syria, police said, the second such attack in just over a month. Kurdish ...

A Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-07 02:00
Borhan Kamangar, a Kurdish civilian from Kamyaran, was arrested by security forces yesterday at his workplace and transferred to an unknown location. He is a member of the “Coral” band as well… The post A Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Kamyaran appeared fi ...

Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan warn of Turkish attack despite U.S. mediation

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A top Kurdish political official in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria Monday warned neighbouring Turkey would attack at the first chance it got, despite US efforts to prevent a cross-border incursion. On Sunday, Tu ...

Serokê Herêma Kurdistanê cejna Çileya Havînê li Êzdîyan pîroz kir

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 21:33
Rêzdar Nêçîrvan Barzanî Serokê Herêma Kurdistanê di peyamekê da cejna Çileya Havînê li Êzdiyan pîroz dike ku eve jî naveroka wê ye: Cejna Çileya Havînê ya Êzdiyan bi germî li rêzdaran Mîrê Êzdiyan û Civata Rûhanî û hemû xuşk û birayên Êzdî yên Kurdistanê ...

More Kurdish Civilians Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-03 02:01
Following further arrests of Kurdish activists and civilians in the city of Marivan, two other civilians “Shaho Akhtar Kawan” and “Hamdi Akhtar Kawan” have been arrested after being summoned to the Marivan’s… The post More Kurdish Civilians Arrested in M ...

Two Kurdish Activists Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-03 02:01
Following further arrests of Kurdish activists and civilians in the city of Marivan, two other civilians “Khaled Souri & Abdullah Weissi” have been arrested after being summoned to Marivan Intelligence Office. “Khaled… The post Two Kurdish Activists Arre ...

Two Kurdish Kolbars were wounded by IRGC's firing at Piranshahr border

Kurdpa - 2019-08-03 01:20
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish Kolbars from Piranshahr were transferred to a hospital in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan, as a result of a direct shooting by Revolutionary Guards. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan should immediately release journalist Zuber Bradosti: CPJ

E-Kurd - 2019-07-30 15:34
BEIRUT,— Kurdish Peshmerga forces should immediately disclose any charges against journalist Zuber Bradosti or else release him from custody, the Committee to Protect Journalist said on Monday. On July 21, in Bradost, Iraqi Kurdistan, members of the Pesh ...

German troops want to remain in Southern Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-26 13:13
The German military unit in Southern Kurdistan met with Germany’s new Defense Minister ANnegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and said the fight against ISIS must continue, demanding a clarification on whether their mandate will be extended. ...

Iran: Two Kurdish Women Executed at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-25 02:00
Arasteh Ranjbar and Nazdar Vathnkhah, two Kurdish women sentenced to execution on the charge of murder, were hanged on On the morning of July 23, 2019 at Orumiyeh Central Prison. Kurdistan Human… The post Iran: Two Kurdish Women Executed at Orumiyeh Cent ...

Suspects detained in Turkish diplomat shooting reportedly tortured in Iraqi Kurdistan: agency

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 21:08
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish KDP Parastin and Turkish intelligence service MIT operatives reportedly have tortured persons detained in relation to the incident in the restaurant in Erbil where Turkish Consulate employee Osman Kose and ...

Seven Kurdish Civilians Arrested in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-20 02:01
Following further arrests of Kurdish civilians and activists during the past few days, seven other Kurdish civilians have been arrested in Orumiyeh, Shahin Dezh, Takab, Mahabad and Sanandaj. Kurdistan Human Rights Network… ...

Turkey carries out airstrikes in Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat’s murder

The Defense Post - 2019-07-19 18:02
Turkey launched an airstrike in Qandil, Iraqi Kurdistan in response to the killing of a Turkish diplomat in the region The post Turkey carries out airstrikes in Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat’s murder appeared first on The Defense Post. ...