Kurdish News

Barzani, ENKS Leadership Discuss Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 1 week ago

ERBIL — Kurdistan National Council of Syria (ENKS) leadership met with Kurdish prominent leader and president of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) on Tuesday, discussing the current situation and future of Syrian Kurdistan. Both Barzani and Sao ...

Erdogan Says Turkey Opposes NATO Plan If YPG Not Recognized as “Terrorist” Organization

BAS News - 1 week ago

ERBIL — Turkey will oppose NATO’s plan for the defense of Baltic countries and Poland if the alliance refuses to recognize the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) as a “terrorist” organization, said Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday. ...

PM Barzani Receives KRG Negotiating Team with Baghdad

BAS News - 1 week ago

ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Tuesday received KRG’s negotiating team with Baghdad to discuss the talks over budget and oil disputes. According to an official statement, the negotiating team briefed PM Barzani on the details ...

US Successful in Keeping Syria's Oil: Trump

BAS News - 1 week ago

ERBIL - In efforts to defend his policy on Turkey and Syria, US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Washington has been successful in keeping the oil from Syria. Speaking at the start of a NATO meeting on Tuesday, Trump repeated the assertion tha ...

Main US Base in Iraq Attacked

BAS News - 1 week ago

ERBIL - Iraq's ministry of defense said in a statement on Tuesday that the US' Ain Assad air base came under a rocket attack, without giving any details on possible casualties or damages. According to the statement, at least five rocket rounds landed nea ...

Macron Accuses Turkey of Working with "IS Proxies"

BAS News - 1 week ago

ERBIL - French President Emmanuel Macron has accused Turkey of working with the Islamic State (IS) "proxies," saying that Paris cannot recognize the Syrian Kurdish forces as terrorists. Relations between France and Turkey started to deteriorate after Ank ...

Kurdish leader sent back to prison despite health fears | Arab News

Arabnews - 1 week ago

Democrats impeachment report: Trump misused office to solicit election help from Ukraine | Arab News

Arabnews - 1 week ago

NATO Is Not 'Fit for Purpose' Unless It Acknowledges 'Existential' Kurdish Threat to Turkey, Erdogan Aide Says

Newsweek - 1 week ago

Turkey's invasion of northeastern Syria has prompted protests from other NATO nations and opened up cracks in the alliance. ...

Condé Nast Traveler: Armenia on its way to being one of 2020's most talked-about destinations | ARMENPRESS Armenian News Agency

Armenpress - 1 week ago

Documentary “Hate Among Us” Sheds Light on the Rise of Anti-Semitism in the World

Forbes - 1 week ago

Medical check for jailed Kurdish politician Demirtaş a week after collapse | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 1 week ago

Peshmerga unity depends on healing political divisions

Al Monitor - 1 week ago

Amnesty says at least 208 people killed during protests in Iran

Kurdistan24 - 1 week ago

Russia's Gazprom Neft says oil output in Kurdistan reached 3 mln T - Energy & Oil - Reuters

Reuters - 1 week ago

Can Assad and Kurds Peacefully Coexist?

E-Kurd - 1 week ago

Manish Rai | Ekurd.net The opinions are those of the writer and do not necessarily represent the views of Ekurd.net or its editors. The Kurds have brokered a deal with the President Bashar Al-Assad government that saw the Syrian Arab Army returning for t ...

SDF: 68 civilians killed by Turkey since the ceasefire

ANF - 1 week ago

The SDF has published a report on the Turkish Army's ceasefire violations since 17 October. Within 47 days, 68 civilians were killed and 88 villages occupied. ...

02. December 2019 – National minorities in Germany are call for ratification of ILO Convention 169

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 1 week ago

Turkish attack on Syrian forces kills a soldier

ANF - 1 week ago

Increasingly ongoing attacks by the Turkish army against North-East Syria. ...

Turkey: A journalist detained, three others referred to court

ANF - 1 week ago

According to the Free Journalists Initiative (Özgür Gazeteciler İnisiyatifi, ÖGİ), 139 journalists are behind bars in Turkey. ...
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