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Anfal Genocide

Living Through Two Genocides

Dr. Widad Akreyi - 2019-06-13 23:59
In an exclusive article in Al-Monitor, Widad was quoted as saying: “The vivid images from the horrible reality of Anfal Genocide are part of the record of my personal journey through life. They compose a narrative of tragic devastation that led to the 201 ...

As the Nazi Passed Over Here

E-Kurd - 2019-05-10 14:22
Luqman Hma Salih | Exclusive to When I read “Genocide in Iraq: The Anfal Campaign Against the Kurds,” written by Human Rights Watch, the tears from my eyes made the pages wet after reading each chapter of the book. It is possible you would not ...

Prime Minister Barzani's statement on thirty-first anniversary of Anfal genocide campaign

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2019-04-18 19:27

Prime Minister Barzani’s statement on thirty-first anniversary of Anfal genocide campaign

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-17 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani made a statement on the thirty-first anniversary of the Anfal genocide campaign. Below is the text of Prime Minister Barzani’s statement: Once again, after more than 30 yea ...

Iraqi president, UNAMI chief visit suspected Anfal mass grave

Rûdaw - 2019-04-15 06:56
"This crime is a war crime and genocide" ...

Prime Minister Barzani's statement on thirty-first anniversary of Anfal genocide campaign

Gulan Media - 2019-04-15 06:14

Kurdistan Region marks Anfal Genocide

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-14 19:39

South Kurdistan: Anfal Genocide victims commemorated

ANF - 2019-04-14 15:47
The Iraqi Baathist regime killed as many as 182,000 Kurds between 1986 and 1989. Since 2004, the 14th of April has been the day of remembrance of the victims of the genocidal Anfal campaign. ...

Another mass grave opened in Iraq

ANF - 2019-04-14 14:58
The grave contains the remains of Anfal genocide victims. ...

Victims of Anfal Genocide remembered in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-14 13:57
Victims of the Anfal Genocide campaign conducted against the Kurds by the Saddam regime in South Kurdistan, are being remembered with various events. ...

GENOCIDE IN IRAQ / The Anfal Campaign Against the Kurds

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2019-03-18 13:43
GENOCIDE IN IRAQ The Anfal Campaign Against the Kurds A Middle East Watch Report Human Rights Watch A PetitionIn the Name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate The Venerable Chief and Leader, the Honorable Saddam Hussein (May God Protect Him), President ...

Kurdstan Flag to be Raised in Canada on Habaja Anfal Anniversary

BAS News - 2019-03-02 21:45
ERBIL - The Kurdistan flag will be raised in the Canadian city of Toronto on March 16 in tribute to victims of the Kurdistan Region's Halabja genocide. The event will be held at Toronto City Hall to remember the thousands of civilians who were killed by ...

Prime Minister Barzani: Iraqi government must compensate families of Anfal genocide victims

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-09-11 23:36

Prime Minister Barzani: Iraqi government must compensate families of Anfal genocide victims

Gulan Media - 2018-09-04 00:14

In Pictures: Barzani attends commemorated 35th anniversary of the Barzanis’ disappearance in 1983’s genocidal campaign

Waar Media - 2018-07-31 23:35
WAAR-DUHOK: A special ceremony was held in Erbil’s Barzan on Tuesday evening to commemorate the 35th anniversary of Anfal genocide against the Kurds by the former Baath regime of Saddam Hussein. During the ceremony, where several ambassadors, consul gene ...

Barzani Lays Wreath in Memory of Victims of Saddam's Genocide Against Kurds

BAS News - 2018-07-31 17:19
ERBIL - A special ceremony was held in Erbil's Barzan on Tuesday evening to commemorate the 35th anniversary of Anfal genocide against the Kurds by the former Baath regime of Saddam Hussein. During the ceremony, where several ambassadors, consul generals ...

KRG statement on thirtieth anniversary of Anfal genocide campaign

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2018-04-24 21:02

Kurdish teacher breaks world record for longest prayer beads to honor Anfal victims

The Kurdish Project - 2018-04-19 07:11
This article originally appeared in Kurdistan 24. ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – A Kurdish teacher on Saturday broke the world record of the longest string of prayer beads, 800 meters long, to mark the Anfal genocide in the Kurdistan Region. Hunar Sharafani, a K ...

Arif Qurbany books on Anfal genocide translated to English

Rûdaw - 2018-04-16 22:32
A book launch will be held in Erbil on April 20 ...

Rudaw: Kurdistan holds emotional ceremonies for the Anfal genocide

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-15 01:04
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Kurds are remembering the Anfal campaign on its 30th anniversary when 182,000 people were massacred by the former Baathist regime in the 1980s. In Erbil on Saturday, an 182,000-bead rosary was displayed at City Park in front of t ...

Genocide Watch: Kurds on brink of ‘extermination’ 30 years after Anfal

Rûdaw - 2018-04-15 00:17
"Remembering, commemorating past genocides is very important ...

32th anniversary of The Anfal genocide in South Kurdistan

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-15 00:03
The Kurds who have been divided between Iran, Iraq, Turkey and Syria were and are the main victims of Genocide all around the world. What are you hearing now is a very short part of the Genocide of the Kurds, a nation without land, without a government, w ...

Erbil Calls on Baghdad to Compensate Anfal Victims

BAS News - 2018-04-14 22:40
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Saturday urged the central government in Baghdad to take practical steps in compensating the victims of Anfal genocide campaigns which were carried out by Saddam Hussein’s regime against Kurds. “We hope ...

On 30th anniversary of Anfal massacre against Kurds, KRG calls on Baghdad to take practical steps to compensate victims’ families

Waar Media - 2018-04-14 19:08
WAAR-DUHOK: On the Kurdish day of remembrance for the Anfal genocide, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) called on the federal government of Iraq to take practical steps in compensating the families of the victims and the region. “We hope the Iraqi ...

UK Remembers Anfal Genocide Against Kurds

BAS News - 2018-04-14 13:22
ERBIL - British Consul General to the Kurdistan Region has remembered the 30th anniversary of Saddam Hussein’s “brutal” Anfal against Kurds, reiterating his country’s support for victims. "On the 30th anniversary of the Anfal, Saddam Hussein's brutal cam ...

Kurdish Teacher Creates Longest Rosary to Mark Anfal Anniversary

BAS News - 2018-04-14 11:57
ERBIL - A Kurdish teacher introduced on Saturday his 800-meter rosary creation to mark the Anfal genocide conducted against Kurds, and broke the world record of the longest prayer beeds. Hunar Sharafani, from Duhok province told Kurdistan 24 that he had ...

Kurdistan holds emotional ceremonies for the Anfal genocide

Rûdaw - 2018-04-14 11:30
"The Baathist stooges directly oversaw the process ...

30th Anniversary of Anfal Massacre Against Kurds

BAS News - 2018-04-14 10:11
Brutality is always awful but it is worse when a government does it towards its own people, and this is waht the Iraqi Baathist did to Kurds at the time of Saddam Hussein's rule. Anfal genocide operation was one of its most barbaric operations against th ...

Anfal nightmares still haunt survivors of Kurdish genocide

Rûdaw - 2018-04-13 22:13
'I think about the tragedy day and night. ...

Anfal Kurdish genocide

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-03-16 15:03
Anfal Kurdish genocide is the title of a book prepared by A Kurdish edition Soran Osman talked about the most painful case which is (Anfal) The Kurdish people’s mass- Killings project. This book consists of a collection and documented programs that Khak p ...

University of Duhok to Investigate Anfal and Sinjar Massacres

BAS News - 2018-02-22 13:01
ERBIL - President of University of Duhok in Kurdistan Region Mosleh Duhoky said that Bashikchi center on Thursday has set a couple of panels to investigate the Anfal genocide and Sinjar massacre."Several experts and researchers will discuss the Anfal gen ...

PMF’s Crimes in Tuz Khurmatu Biggest After Halabja, Anfal Genocide: Official

BAS News - 2017-12-21 14:13
Efforts are underway to recognize PMF’s crimes against Kurds as genocide ERBIL — The crimes of the Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militias against the Kurdish population in Tuz Khurmatu are the biggest after the Halabja chemical attack and the Anfal oper ...

KRG Minister: Baghdad Hinders Restoration of Anfal Remains

BAS News - 2017-07-31 18:12
ERBIL—The Iraqi government has created obstacles for the Kurdistan Region in the process of returning the remains of Anfal victims, said the minister. On Monday during a ceremony to commemorate the 34th anniversary of Anfal (genocide) of Barzani people, ...

Anfal, Halabja, and Sinjar: How to prevent genocide in the future

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:22
Dr. Mohammed Ihsan, former Minister for Human Rights for the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and internationally renowned expert on genocide. (Photo: Daniel Reinhardt) ...

Time for International Recognition of Al-Anfal, Halabja, and Sinjar as Genocide

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:01

KRG statement on the 29th anniversary of Anfal campaign

KRG-Spain - 2017-05-11 00:06
Today April 14th 2017 marks 29th anniversary of the so-called Anfal campaign during which former chauvinist Baath regime carried out a systematic genocide attack against Kurdistan and its people. In a series of brutal military attacks that targeted the ci ...

Kurdistan marks 29 years since Anfal genocide, as it wins 'strong friends and allies'

Rûdaw - 2017-04-14 16:17
Kurdistan nation is no longer alone, and is not isolated. It has strong friends and allies ...

Anfal Genocide: activists say Kurdish perpetrators remain at large

Rûdaw - 2017-04-14 11:34
justice delayed, justice denied ...

Mexican Kurdish Activist to Introduce Anfal Genocide to Mexicans

BAS News - 2017-04-06 17:21
The Mexican official promised support to Garmiyan administration ERBIL — Hanna Jaff Bosdet, the deputy secretary of relations with the Civil Society in Mexico's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (IRP) promised the Garmiyan local administration tha ...

Poland to Help KRG in Documentation of Genocide against Kurds

BAS News - 2017-02-23 21:43
LODZ — Polish experts from the state museum Auschwitz-Birkenau will support scientists in Kurdistan Region who archive, preserve and protect evidences of the Anfal crime. Polish side will also train them in the field of educational policy, said the Kurdi ...

Canada MP for recognition of Saddam’s Anfal as genocide against Kurds

Rûdaw - 2016-09-29 14:00
‘there can be no question this qualifies as genocide ...

The Anfal Genocide against the Kurdish Nation: WKI President Commends the Verdict against Chemical Ali & His Cohorts

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2016-09-23 01:48

Children in Iraqi Kurdistan to be educated on Anfal genocide

E-Kurd - 2016-04-17 07:23

Kurdish children to be educated on Anfal genocide

Rûdaw - 2016-04-16 23:03
'We have also asked the Muslim clerics to talk about the Anfal, ...

Kurds mark anniversary of Anfal genocide - Iraq Oil Report

Iraqoilreport - 2016-04-16 03:03

Kurds mark anniversary of Anfal genocide

Rûdaw - 2016-04-14 16:26
The Anfal Campaign was a genocidal crusade against the Kurdish resistance movement ...

The Situation of Genocide-surviving Women – From Anfal to ISIS

Kurdishstudiesnetwork - 2015-07-18 14:28
The Centre for Gender Studies (CGS) at SOAS University of London invites you to a talk & poetry reading by Dr Choman Hardi on Monday 20 July 2015, 6pm in room B102 (Brunei Gallery, SOAS). The situation of genocide-surviving Women, from Anfal to ISIS, Geno ...

KCK condemns Anfal genocide

DIHA - 2015-04-15 19:17

KCK condemns the Anfal genocide

ANF - 2015-04-15 17:55
KCK (Kurdistan Communities Union) Executive Council Co-Presidency has released a statement vehemently condemning the Anfal genocide perpetrated by the colonial Iraqi state in South Kurdistan 27 years ago. ...

27th commemoration of the Genocide of Kurds in Halabja and Anfal

Kurdistannet - 2015-03-12 22:59

Anfal Kurdish genocide

PUK Media - 2015-02-07 15:25

Western politicians: Recognize Anfal as genocide

BasNews - 2014-04-22 13:39

UK condemns Anfal but does not recognize it as genocide

BasNews - 2014-04-20 02:02

UK premiere of ‘1001 Apples’ a film in remembrance of ‘Anfal’ the Kurdish Genocide, on its 26th anniversary

Kurdmedia - 2014-04-08 12:44

Panel commemorates 26th anniversary of Anfal Genocide

Ikjnews - 2014-03-14 23:32
BY : Joseph Hawthorne In an effort to expose students to the horrors of chemical warfare and mass killings, Kurdish scholars and experts spoke Thursday about the Anfal Genocide. Tycho McManus/Staff PhotographerNirgiz Taha, the president of the American Ku ...

Ceremony mourns victims of Iraq's ''Anfal'' genocide

Rizgarî - 2014-02-23 04:12

Anfal Genocide documentary exhibition in France

PUK Media - 2013-09-08 13:32

Minister of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs Urges Kurdish National Congress to Deal with Kurdish Genocide

Peyamner - 2013-08-14 08:10
PNA - In a statement, Minister of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs in Kurdistan Region urged Kurdish National Congress to put Kurdish genocide as a main subject in its program. ...

Book: Gendered Experiences of Genocide: Anfal Survivors in Kurdistan-Iraq

PUK Media - 2013-08-06 09:34

Maliki calls for teaching of Halabja and Anfal Genocide in schools

PUK Media - 2013-05-18 18:46

25 Years on, Kurds Commemorate Anfal Genocide

Ikjnews - 2013-04-15 08:38
  written by Aram Azez, edited by Tara Azimi( April 14, 2013)   On this 25th Memorial Day of the Anfal Genocide, I feel the need to express some important points which may in fact be viewed as unacceptable by some members of the Kurdish society. During th ...

Anfal Genocide: a Wound in the Hearts of Kurds That Never Heals

Ikjnews - 2013-04-15 00:48
 By: Aram Azez–The Systematic Genocide of the Kurds and the Unethical International Scheme  April 14, 2013–During his 35-year tenure, Saddam Hussein and his regime turned Kurdistan, Iraq, and the region into hell. Imposing two unjustifiable wa ...

Human Rights Watch on Anfal, in memory of Kurdish Genocide

PUK Media - 2013-04-13 18:14

Spain to recognize Anfal and Halabja massacres as genocide

PUK Media - 2013-04-05 10:08


Dengekan - 2013-03-15 17:54

British Parliament recognized Anfal as 'genocide'

DIHA - 2013-03-01 11:08

UK Parliament recognizes Anfal, Halabja attack as genocide

Kurdsat - 2013-03-01 08:48
The British Parliament officially recognized Saddam Hussein’s chemical attacks and deadly Anfal Campaign as genocide against the Kurds, officials said on Friday.The Backbench Business Committee scheduled on Thursday 28 February 2013 a debate on ...
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