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After Iraqi Kurdish Independence Vote Backfires, 'I Do Not Regret It,' Says Barzani | WVTF

After Iraqi Kurdish Independence Vote Backfires, 'I Do Not Regret It,' Says Barzani | WVTF

WVTF - 2019-08-08 07:23

After Iraqi Kurdish Independence Vote Backfires, \'I Do Not Regret It,\' Says Barzani | WVTF - WVTF

Over half refugee children do not go to school, says UNHCR

ANF - 2019-08-31 10:25
Of the 7.1 million refugee children of school age, 3.7 million - more than half - do not go to school, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, said in a report. ...

PDKI: Zarif's words and other statements by regime officials do not mean real negotiations to resolve Kurdish issues

Kurdpa - 2019-08-25 13:19
Kurdpa Agency: The second deputy chief executive of the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan has stated that Zarif's words in connection with negotiations with Kurdish representatives, do not mean as a real negotiation. ...

Three years without justice for murdered Iraqi Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 22:24
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— As Iraqi Kurdistan region marks the third anniversary of the death of Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein on Tuesday, his case remains officially unsolved and no one has been prosecuted for his abduction and murder. His fami ...

Venezuelan authorities do not plan to dissolve national parliament — official - World - TASS

TASS - 2019-08-13 10:13

Ezidi toplumunun derin yarası: IŞİD'den doğan çocuklar

Rûdaw - 2019-08-09 06:59
IŞİD’den doğan bir çocuğu seveceğim hiç aklıma gelmezdi. Toplum baskısından dolayı ondan vazgeçmek durumunda kaldım ...

JAILED KURDISH MILITANT LEADER OCALAN SAYS KURDS DO NOT NEED A SEPARATE STATE - STATEMENT FROM LAWYERS

Yahoo - 2019-08-09 06:18

4 ülke doğal gaz için bir araya geldi

Rûdaw - 2019-08-08 15:16
Türkiye'nin tepkisine rağmen Doğu Akdeniz'deki doğal gaz için aynı masada toplandılar ...

After 18 months of threats, how likely are the Turks to attack Syrian Kurdistan?

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 20:22
BEIRUT,— After 18 months of threats, Turkey’s president warned Tuesday that his troops could attack Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the Kurdish region in northeast Syria “very soon”. Why would Turkey lead such a cross-border incursion, what do Syria’s Kurds w ...

Lara Trump says progressive 'Squad' members do not represent American women, previews Democratic debate [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-08-05 23:03

Photo Exhibition in Iran Depicts Sufferings of Iraqi Kurdish Refugees

Ifpnews - 2019-08-05 15:26

How Iraqi Kurdistan intelligence agencies damaged Dr. Farhad Pirbal’s brain

E-Kurd - 2019-08-01 18:20
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Farhad Pirbal is an author and intellectual of Kurdish literature. He is well known for his criticism of the Iraqi Kurdish regional government (KRG) particularly against politicians of Barzani and Talabani families. ...

Doğalgaza yüzde 14.97 zam

Nûpel - 2019-08-01 09:10
BOTAŞ, 1 Ağustos’tan itibaren konutlarda kullanılan doğalgaz fiyatlarında yüzde 14.97 artış yapıldığını açıkladı. Sanayide kullanılan doğalgaz ise yüzde 13.73 oranında zamlandı. BOTAŞ’tan yapılan açıklama şöyle: “BOTAŞ’ın ilan ettiği doğalgaz toptan satış ...

U.S. proposals for safe zone in north Syria do not satisfy Turkey: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 18:02
ANKARA,— New U.S. proposals for a safe zone in north Syria do not satisfy Turkey, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday, adding that an agreement on the issue needs to reached as soon as possible because Ankara has no patience left. Turkey ...

Iraqi Kurdish tourists beaten, arrested in Turkey for posing with Kurdistan flag

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdish tourists were beaten by a group of locals in Turkey’s Trabzon province bordering the Black Sea on Thursday. Nine people were detained then released by Turkish authorities on Friday. Immediately, Kurds ...

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan

FOX News - 2019-07-17 21:29
Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan – At least one Turkish diplomat was killed in a shooting that took place on Wednesday in the Iraqi Kurdish capital, Kurdish security officials and Turkish media stated. ...

Italy sentences Kurdish Islamic radical Mullah Krekar to 12 years in prison

E-Kurd - 2019-07-16 13:08
ROME,— Iraqi Kurdish Islamic radical cleric Mullah Krekar was sentenced to twelve years in prison on terrorism charges by an Italian court on Thursday, the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) has reported. Krekar, whose real name is Najmaddin Faraj ...

New Kurdistan PM says priority is stronger Baghdad ties, rather than independence

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 16:53
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Two years after a failed independence bid plunged Iraq’s Kurdistan Region into months of instability, the new regional prime minister said his priority was strengthening ties with Baghdad, signalling dreams of self ...

Exclusive: New Kurdish PM says priority is stronger Baghdad ties, rather than independence

Reuters - 2019-07-10 18:18
Two years after a failed independence bid plunged Iraq's Kurdistan Region into months of instability, the new regional prime minister said his priority was strengthening ties with Baghdad, signalling dreams of self-rule should be put on hold. ...

Germany hands life sentence to Iraqi Kurd over teenager’s rape-murder

E-Kurd - 2019-07-10 17:40
WIESBADEN,— An Iraqi Kurdish immigrant was sentenced in Germany to life imprisonment on Wednesday for raping and killing a 14-year-old girl, a case seized on by the far right to make a disputed link between crime and a record influx of migrants in 2015. ...