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In Diyarbakir, Kurdish families accuse PKK of deceptively recruiting their children | Middle East Eye

In Diyarbakir, Kurdish families accuse PKK of deceptively recruiting their children | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-09-07 16:37

In Diyarbakir, Kurdish families accuse PKK of deceptively recruiting their children | Middle East Eye - Middleeasteye

Saudi oil attacks: Who's using drones in the Middle East?

BBC - 2019-09-18 01:45
The offensive use of drones has grown significantly in recent years, nowhere more so than in the Middle East. ...

Turkey accuses US of stalling over creation of north Syria buffer zone | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-09-11 01:06

HAK İnisiyatifi, oturma eylemindeki aileler için harekete geçti

Middle East News - 2019-09-10 01:30
Diyarbakır HAK İnisiyatifi, ailelerin HDP önündeki oturma eylemine başlaması üzerine, sorunun çözümü için HDP, AK Parti ve TBMM nezdinde girişimlere başladı. ...

With his good pal Trump in the White House, Erdogan's conquests will be much easier - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-09-09 08:19

President Nechirvan Barzani Reiterates His Support for Peace Process in Turkey

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-09-09 00:29
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 8 September 2019 – In a meeting with a delegation of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), President Nechirvan Barzani reiterated the importance of solving the Kurdish issue through peace and dialogue, and stated that no efforts s ...

PKK kills 9 Turkish troops in clashes in Kurdish southeast: HPG

E-Kurd - 2019-09-07 03:29
QANDIL, Iraqi Kurdistan,,— Nine Turkish soldiers were killed and 3 others wounded in an ambush by Kurdish PKK fighters in the countryside of Sirnak province in Turkish Kurdistan in country’s southeast, the PKK said in released a statement published by Fi ...

Turkish court acquits academic over 2016 Kurdish letter case

E-Kurd - 2019-09-06 23:51
ISTANBUL,— A Turkish court for the first time ruled on Friday to acquit one of nine academics who were charged with “propaganda of a terrorist organization” for signing a 2016 letter calling for the end of a conflict in the Kurdish region in the country’ ...

Iraq Kurds accuse PKK of Turkish diplomat's murder

Yahoo - 2019-09-06 17:25

Controversial show ‘Jinn’ set to be first of many Netflix series for Middle East | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-09-05 08:34

Contra-guerilla activities reported in Şırnak region

ANF - 2019-09-02 16:00
Death squads disguised as HPG guerrillas have been sighted in Şırnak region. Thousands of people became victims of such parastatal units in the Kurdish region in the 1990s. ...

Fate of Three Female Activists in Iran’s Sanandaj Remains Unknown

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-09-02 02:01
Fate of three detained female Kurdish activists has remained unknown months after their arrest in the city of Sanandaj, the provincial capital of Iran’s Kordestan (Kurdistan) Province. Zahra (Zara) Mohammadi and Iran… The post Fate of Three Female Activi ...

Turkish military hit by raft of resignations amid Idlib predicament | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-27 18:57

Tens of thousands flee as air strikes pound northwest Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-23 01:00

'A publicity stunt': Syrians in Idlib baffled by offer of humanitarian corridor exit | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-23 01:00

Three pro-Kurdish mayors replaced in southeastern Turkey | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-21 00:51

Turkey ousts three Kurdish-aligned mayors, citing links to outlawed militant group - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-08-19 11:29

Family of Uighur businessman fear he will be deported from Turkey to China | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-16 22:17