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Statement to public opinion

SDF Press - 2018-07-19 09:58
On July 19, the seventh anniversary of the revolution of Roj-Ava and the Syrian north, which started its first spark of Kobany, the fortress of resistance. At the outset, on behalf of the General Command of the People’s Protection Units, we congratulate o ...

A year since Mosul liberation

The Global Coalition - 2018-07-11 15:11
July 10th is the one-year anniversary of the #MosulLiberation. On this day, #Iraqi forces recaptured the city through their military campaign to #DefeatDaesh. L’article A year since Mosul liberation est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against ...

First Anniversary of Mosul Liberation

BAS News - 2018-07-10 11:05
ERBIL - Today marks the first anniversary of the liberation of Mosul Governorate as it was taken over by the Islamic State (IS) militants three years prior. In mid-2014, the extremists overran the province and the Iraqi army failed to repel the insurgent ...

Today Marks the Fourth Anniversary of Fall of Mosul

BAS News - 2018-06-10 13:59
ERBIL - Today, June 10, marks the fourth anniversary of the fall of the second largest city of Iraq, Mosul, in the hands of the Islamic State (IS) jihadists on June 10, 2014. The Iraqi army failed to repel the IS militants' surprise attack, the city ther ...

Nearly Six Decades as Peshmerga, Barzani Proud Since Day One

BAS News - 2018-05-20 16:26
ERBIL - The prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani on his 56th anniversary of the day of his duty as a Peshmerga, said in a statement that to him "nothing in life has been as valuable as his noble duty". "Today marks the 56th anniversary of the day I be ...

Kurdish Question: An untold story about the division of Kurdistan

Justice for Kurds - 2018-05-15 22:08
Signed on 24 July 1923, the Lausanne Treaty divided Kurdistan between Turkey, Iran, Iraq, Syria and Azerbaijan. Even though we are entering its 94th anniversary now, one serious aspect of the Treaty has often, wittingly or unwittingly, been omitted. The d ...

First anniversary of liberation of Tishreen town

SDF Press - 2018-04-27 03:26
Tishreen town is located in the north-western corner of Raqqa city, about 30 km from the city The majority of its inhabitants work in agriculture and commerce. It is a link between the countryside and the city in terms of the distribution of goods. Its po ...

HDP lawmaker urges Turkey to recognize Armenian Genocide

Kurdistan24 - 2018-04-25 01:39
A group of human rights activists and lawmakers gathered in Istanbul to commemorate the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide despite authorities' restrictions, April 24, 2018. (Photo: DHA) ...

Today, Is 120th anniversary of Kurdish Journalism day

Waar Media - 2018-04-22 14:59
WAAR-DUHOK: On Kurdish Journalism Day, the KRG has stressed the importance of media, calling on news outlets in the Region to “bridge the gap” between the people and the halls of power. Kurdish Journalism Day falls on the anniversary of the publication o ...

US Consulate in Erbil Honors Kurdish Press Day

BAS News - 2018-04-22 11:11
ERBIL - On the 120th anniversary of the Kurdish Press day, US Consulate General in Erbil has honored the day, reiterating US's commitment to protect press freedom. "On Kurdish Press Day, we honor Kurdish-language media on this day. Independent, free and ...

The first anniversary of the liberation of Kebash Qarbi village from ISIS

SDF Press - 2018-04-19 16:44
The village of Kobash Qarbi is located in the north-western part of the city of Raqqa, 37 kilometers from the city. Most of its inhabitants are engaged in agriculture and livestock farming. Its population is about 1,200 people and its land area is 3800 du ...

Commemorating the anniversary of the 2005 April Intifada in Ahwaz

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-17 05:05
Written by: Hossein Bouazar Ahwazi Arab People Have Had Enough of being Oppressed by the Iranian Government On a regular basis, Ahwazi Arabs are being arrested, imprisoned, tortured and executed by The Ministry of Intelligence of the Islamic Republic of ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

36th FIFF Opens to Screen Films from Across World

BAS News - 2018-03-24 13:36
On 120th anniversary of the Iranian Cinema, the 36th Fajr International Film Festival opens to screen films from across the world. Given the timing of the fajr festival, the poster of the 36th FIFF is unveiled to be an old photo of a relevant theme. Ali ...

KCK: Afrin should not become a new Halabja

Waar Media - 2018-03-16 22:49
WAAR-DUHOK: KCK released a statement on the anniversary of the attacks of the Iraqi Baath regime on Halabja on March 16, 1988 and said”If you do not want to become an accomplice of a new Halabja massacre, you must take action now.” Kurdistan Communities ...

KRG calls on Iraq to compensate Halabja victems

Waar Media - 2018-03-16 17:37
WAAR-DUHOK: Marking the 30th anniversary of the Halabja Massacre, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Friday called on the Iraqi federal government to compensate the families of victims. People of the Kurdistan Region commemorated the anniversary ...

Three Decades After Halabja Chemical Attack, What Happened Then?

BAS News - 2018-03-16 14:10
ERBIL — Kurdish people commemorated the 30th anniversary of the tragic event of Halabja chemical attack, and honoured the victims of the genocide. Thirty years ago, the former Iraqi regime of Saddam Hussein committed one of modern history's most horrific ...

Architect of The Kurdistan Museum

Kurdistan24 - 2018-03-16 14:07
Daniel Libeskind speaks to Kurdistan 24 following a conference in Washington, DC marking the 30th anniversary of the Halabja genocide, March 12, 2018. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Iraq’s Kurds observe 30th anniversary of deadly gas attack

Seattle Times - 2018-03-16 12:55
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq’s Kurdish region has commemorated the 30th anniversary of Saddam Hussein’s 1988 gas attack in the northeastern Kurdish town of Halabja that killed 5,000 people. Kurdish officials delivered speeches to a crowd of hundreds gathered ...

Barzani: Iraqi State Responsible for Massacre of Halabja

BAS News - 2018-03-16 11:56
ERBIL — Remembering the victims of Halabja Chemical attack on its 30th anniversary, Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani said the Iraqi state is responsible for the massacre of Kurds in Halabja. “Today we commemorate the Halabja massacre at a time when the suff ...

KRG Calls on Baghdad to Compensate Halabja Victims

BAS News - 2018-03-16 11:56
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) issued a statement on Friday to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Halabja chemical attack, calling the Iraqi government to compensate thousands of victims in the city. The statement remembers that Halabja ...

Washington conference commemorates 30th anniversary of Halabja genocide

Justice for Kurds - 2018-03-15 00:57
On March 13, 2018, hundreds of policy makers, scholars and fellows from American and international think tanks, opinion leaders, artists and cultural figures, members of the press and activists gathered, under the auspices of the Kurdistan Regional Govern ...

Women of world must unite with resistance of Afrin ‘s women

ANHA - 2018-03-08 13:34
The Co- Presidency of the Executive Body of North Syria Federation congratulated International Women's Day on the world's women and called in a statement issued on the occasion of the March 8 anniversary to all women free to unite with the women of Afrin ...

KRG on 1991 Uprising Anniversary: Will of Kurds Can’t Be Undermined

BAS News - 2018-03-04 21:47
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) released a statement on Sunday to mark the 27th anniversary of the major Kurdish uprising in 1991, saying it had proven to everyone that there is no power able to undermine the will and rights of Kurds. It ...

Today Marks 39th Anniversary of Kurdish Leader Mustafa Barzani’s Death

BAS News - 2018-03-01 12:15
ERBIL - Today, 1st of March, marks the 39th anniversary of the death of Mustafa Barzani, a revolutionary Kurdish nationalist leader who dedicated his life to obtaining freedom for the Kurds. Childhood Mustafa Sheikh Mohammed Barzani was born on 14th of M ...

Teachers Union in Tirbê Sipiyê recalls World Mother Language Day

ANHA - 2018-02-21 13:13
QAMIŞLO- The Teachers Union in Tirbê Sipiyê district recalled the World Mother Language Day, which coincides with the anniversary of February 21, during a statement today congratulated all teachers. On the occasion of the anniversary of the World Mother L ...

Afrin people are heading towards Janders

ANHA - 2018-02-15 11:42
Thousands of residents of Afrin and its villages set out for the center of Janders area, in protest of the 19th anniversary of the international conspiracy against the Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocelan under the slogan "With the victory of the resistance of ...

resistance of Afrin is all Syrian people’s resistance

ANHA - 2018-02-13 15:51
On the 19th anniversary of the international conspiracy, the reality of the Kurdish people and the fact that leader Apo's approach is being embodied today revolves around the resistance of Afrin. 19 years ago, the Kurdish people in the person of leader Ap ...
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