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What to Watch: Stocks rebound, Airbus warning, Bitcoin anniversary

Yahoo - 2019-01-17 01:29

Turkey marks second coup anniversary

Yahoo - 2019-01-17 00:42

Marking the 100th anniversary of a live wire who became the 'new normal'

Cruxnow - 2019-01-17 00:03

BBC airs program on 30th anniversary of devastating earthquake that hit Armenia

NEWS - 2019-01-16 22:12

North Korea marks 7th anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death

Yahoo - 2019-01-16 17:22

UAE marks 47th anniversary of ‘dream that became reality’ | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-16 08:44

Iranians rally to mark anniversary of US Embassy takeover | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 09:21

Kristallnacht anniversary: France warns of steep rise in anti-Semitism - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-15 07:22

Hundreds Mark Hurricane Anniversary Near Trump Resort

Voanews - 2019-01-14 21:33

Democrats to mark Trump's tax bill's anniversary with effort to repeal Arctic oil drilling

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 13:50

Trump is absolutely right to attend the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 06:13

March for justice in Paris: We know the murderers

ANF - 2019-01-12 14:16
Kurds and allies gathered in Paris on the anniversary of the murder of 3 revolutionary Kurdish women 6 years ago and marched from Gare du Nord to the Republique Square. ...

Kurds and allies in Paris "for justice, against impunity”

ANF - 2019-01-12 12:44
Thousands have gathered in Paris on the anniversary of the massacre that targeted three revolutionary Kurdish women. ...

LDH: Unlawfulness about the Paris killings encourages murderers

ANF - 2019-01-07 18:29
LDH issued a statement on the 6th anniversary of the January 9 Paris killings and said the unlawfulness encourages murderers and instigators. ...

March in Paris to demand justice for Sakine, Fidan and Leyla

ANF - 2019-01-07 10:01
The European Democratic Kurdish Society Congress (KCDK-E) made a statement to mark the anniversary, on 9 January 2013, of the massacre in Paris of three Kurdish women revolutionaries. ...

Catalonia holds protests on anniversary of independence referendum - UPI.com

UPI - 2019-01-02 15:57

Roboski residents remember relatives they lost

ANF - 2018-12-28 11:51
Roboski residents are holding memorials on the 7th anniversary of the Roboski Massacre committed by the Turkish state. ...

Encu: We have been killed due to our identity and our belonging

ANF - 2018-12-28 10:00
Ferhat Encu wrote a letter on the anniversary of the Roboski Massacre and said, “We know the perpetrators of this massacre. We weren’t killed just because we were poor, we were killed because of our identity and our belonging.” ...

Second group took over the hunger strike in Maxmur

ANF - 2018-12-20 10:44
Journalist Martyr Rizgar Deniz was commemorated in the first anniversary of his martyrdom at the Martyr Rustem Cudi camp (Maxmur). The second group of hunger strikers began fasting. ...

US continues to press Iran, including in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-16 19:10
An Iranian soldier stands guard during a ceremony in Tehran marking the 37th anniversary of the Islamic revolution. (Photo: Raheb Homavandi/ Reuters) ...

Social media aims for awareness on anniversary of Yazidi genocide - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-14 20:50

South Sudan: Peace on Paper

International Crisis Group - 2018-12-14 18:29
15 December 2018 marks the fifth anniversary of South Sudan's civil war. To ensure that September’s peace agreement does not meet the fate of previous failed attempts at peace, a broader political settlement that shares power across the country’s groups ...

Barzani Congratulates Kurdistan Toilers' Party on 33rd Anniversary

BAS News - 2018-12-13 16:51
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has congratulated the Kurdistan Toilers' Party on its 33rd anniversary of its establishment. "I send my warmest congratulations to brothers, leading members, p ...

06. December 2018 – 70th anniversary of the UN Convention against Genocide

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2018-12-11 03:59

US Embassy Issues Security Alert on 1st Anniversary of Liberation of Iraq from IS

BAS News - 2018-12-10 14:02
ERBIL — The United States embassy in Baghdad has issued a security alert for its citizens in Baghdad as celebratory gunfire is expected on Monday. It marks the first anniversary of Iraq’s liberation from the Islamic State (IS). “In observance of the Libe ...

MSD: Dialogue and peace are only the way to solution for Syria

ANF - 2018-12-09 18:14
In a statement to mark the third anniversary of its establishment, the Syrian Democratic Council confirmed its commitment to a peace reached through dialogue. ...

‘It’s likely to be painful’: Madeleine McCann’s 10th anniversary

Irishtimes - 2018-12-07 14:51

Artist Yelda Abbasi detained in Istanbul

ANF - 2018-12-07 14:43
Yelda Abbasi had come to Istanbul to join the celebration for the 27th anniversary of the Mesopotamia Cultural Centre. ...

The anniversary of the burning of the Kurdistan Islamic Union headquarters in Bhdianan area

Kurdiu - 2018-12-07 06:07

RSF calls on Iraqi Kurdistan to reopen investigation into Kawa Garmyani’s murder

E-Kurd - 2018-12-06 13:30
PARIS,— On the fifth anniversary of the Kurdish magazine editor Kawa Garmyani’s murder in Iraqi Kurdistan, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the Kurdish and Iraqi authorities to reopen the investigation into his death in order to identify the mast ...

Secretary-General of the Islamic Union sends his congratulations on the anniversary of the Prophet's birth

Kurdiu - 2018-11-20 20:24

IN PICTURES: Sulaimani holds cultural festival to mark 234th anniversary

Kurdistan24 - 2018-11-19 13:52

Civil administration in Tabqa .. Year of achievements

SDF Press - 2018-11-16 11:06
Tabqa- The Civil Administration in Tabqa reviewed the works that they did on its first anniversary of establishment, the joint head of civil administration in Tabqa, Cheyar Mohammed spoke about the political situation in the region and the rumors promoted ...

Sulaimani celebrates 234th anniversary

Rûdaw - 2018-11-15 23:10
Sulaimani was founded by Ibrahim Pasha on November 14, 1784. ...

Trump's attack on Macron lacked 'common decency', France says

BBC - 2018-11-15 00:05
The US president's derisive tweets came on the anniversary of the deadly Paris terror attacks. ...

Celebration On the First anniversary of the founding of civil administration in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2018-11-13 15:38
Tabqa – the Democratic Civil Administration of Tabqa celebrated the anniversary of its founding in cooperation with Culture and Art Committee. ” The joint chairman of the Culture and Art Committee, Ali Al-Alaya, delivered the opening speech welcoming the ...

Today Marks the 3rd Anniversary of Sinjar Liberation

Gulan Media - 2018-11-13 13:49

Today Marks the 3rd Anniversary of Sinjar Liberation

BAS News - 2018-11-13 11:24
ERBIL — Today, 13 November, marks the third anniversary of the liberation of Sinjar from the Islamic State (IS). The massive operation with thousands of Kurdish forces was led by the Kurdistan Peshmerga forces and backed by the US-led Coalition. It marke ...

A Year Since Kermanshah Earthquake: People Still in Tents

BAS News - 2018-11-12 13:40
ERBIL — Today marks one year anniversary since the deadly earthquake in the Iranian Kurdish province of Kermanshah. Despite the promises made by the Tehran government, people are still living in tents among the ruins. On 12th November 2017, a magnitude 7 ...

Poland’s Independence Day Marked in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-11-11 10:47
ERBIL — The Poland-Kurdistan Association organized an event on Sunday to mark the 100th anniversary of Poland’s rebirth as a state. The event was attended by Polish Consul General Dominik Musial, head of Erbil provincial council, Ali Rashid, and several ...

Rohingya's protest for 'justice' on crackdown anniversary | News , World | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-11-06 17:55

Pro-Kurdish party holds Turkey-wide protest on second anniversary of deputy arrests | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-11-04 21:18

Iran leaders defiant day ahead of oil sanctions

Rûdaw - 2018-11-04 19:28
Nov. 4 is anniversary of US embassy hostage crisis ...

France 24 praises Kurdistan 24’s progress on third anniversary

Kurdistan24 - 2018-10-30 17:21

Peshmerga Deminer Remembered on Martyrdom Anniversary

BAS News - 2018-10-29 09:38
ERBIL — A ceremony was organized on Sunday to remember the well-known Peshmerga deminer Saeed Curukkaya two years after he sacrificed his life on the frontline battling the Islamic State (IS). Curukkaya, who had previously served for years as a commander ...

On anniversary of Catalan independence bid, ALDE expels separatist party – POLITICO

Politico - 2018-10-28 17:42

Sahela Battle: Kurdistan marks anniversary of successful resistance

Kurdistan24 - 2018-10-26 18:24

Barzani hails Peshmerga’s braveness on 1st Anniversary of Sahela Battle

Waar Media - 2018-10-26 15:34
Former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, hailed Peshmerga braveness and sent gratitude to the Peshmerga forces who fought last year in the “epic battles of S ...

Barzani Salutes Peshmerga on 1st Anniversary of Sahela Battle

BAS News - 2018-10-26 13:06
ERBIL — Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has sent gratitudes to the Peshmerga forces who fought last year in the “epic battles of Sahela and Mahmoudiya”. “Today marks the 1-year anniversary of the epic battles of S ...

Trump signs new Hezbollah sanctions bill in anti-Iran push

Waar Media - 2018-10-26 11:54
President Donald Trump speaks at a reception commemorating the 35th anniversary of the attack on Beirut Barracks in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: President Donald Trump has signed legislation imposin ...

Barzani Salutes Peshmerga on Anniversary of “Epic Prde Battle”

BAS News - 2018-10-20 16:37
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani has hailed the Peshmerga forces on the first anniversary of the Prde Battle. “Today marks the one year anniversary of the epic battle of Pirde. My salutes to the souls of the martyred heroes of that day and ...

Prde Battle Anniversary: Peshmerga Vows to Fight for Kurdistan to the Bitter End

BAS News - 2018-10-20 11:42
ERBIL — Kurdistan’s Peshmerga Command has vowed to continue the fight for Kurdistan to the bitter end while marking the one year anniversary of the Prde Battle on 20 October. A year earlier, the Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militias, equipped with heav ...

Barzani: 16 October’s plan was to destroy Kurdistan Region as a constitutional entity

Waar Media - 2018-10-16 16:13
Former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani. WAAR-DUHOK: Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has released a statement on the first anniversary of Kirkuk occupation by the Iraqi government and Irania ...

Pictures: Tuz Khurmatu Marketplace Closed Down to Protest Occupation

BAS News - 2018-10-16 15:52
ERBIL — The marketplace in central Tuz Khurmatu was closed by the locals on Tuesday which marks the fist anniversary of Iraqi government’s occupation of the city on 16th October 2017. Omed Salah, one of the locals told BasNews that the initiative was to ...

Kirkuk: Kurdish Activists Arrested on First Anniversary of October 16th Occupation

BAS News - 2018-10-16 14:50
ERBIL — Several Kurdish activists and journalists have been arrested by the Iraqi security forces in Kirkuk on the first anniversary of the city’s occupation. Chief of Kirkuk security for the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Idris Raf’aat, confirmed the ...

A Year On Since Kirkuk Fall: Kurds Curse Traitors

BAS News - 2018-10-16 13:27
ERBIL — Today marks the first anniversary of the fall of Kirkuk after a group within the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) made a secret deal with the authorities in Baghdad and allowed the Iranian Backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi overran the city. Ov ...

Gathering in Erbil Demands Trial for Those Responsible of Kirkuk Occupation

BAS News - 2018-10-16 13:27
ERBIL — Several dozens of activists gathered on Tuesday in Erbil to condemn the Iraqi government’s occupation of Kirkuk on its first anniversary, calling for bringing to justice those responsible. The gathering was organized by Kurdish civil organization ...

Barzani: 16th October an Unforgettable Dark Day

BAS News - 2018-10-16 13:27
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has released a statement on the first anniversary of Kirkuk occupation by the Iraqi government and Iranian-backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi, describing it as “a ...

One year since 16 October’s Betrayal and Kirkuk fall

Waar Media - 2018-10-16 13:10
Kirkuk’s Peshmerga statue. WAAR-DUHOK: Today marks the first anniversary of the fall of Kirkuk after a group within the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) made a secret deal with the authorities in Baghdad and allowed the Iranian Backed militias of Hashd ...

Forces Put on Alert in Kirkuk One Day Ahead of October 16 First Anniversary: Official

BAS News - 2018-10-16 06:23
ERBIL - The Iraqi forces in Kirkuk province have tightened the security measures a day ahead of the first anniversary of the October 16 military incursion in the disputed Kurdish areas by the national army and pro-Iranian Shi'ite militias of Hashd al-Sha ...

Ahead of Kirkuk anniversary, Sadr appeals for Kurdish-Iraqi unity

Rûdaw - 2018-10-15 18:44
"We want you united, strong, and respected" ...

People to Gather in Erbil on First Anniversary of October 16 Events

BAS News - 2018-10-13 18:40
ERBIL - A gathering will be held on October 16 in the Kurdistan Region capital city to protest the Iraqi military incursion into the disputed Kurdish areas on the first anniversary of the event. Talking to BasNews, Hawar Mohammed, one of the organizers o ...

AL-kahrbaa district one year since liberation

SDF Press - 2018-10-12 15:02
Raqqa – As the first anniversary of the liberation of Raqqa city by SDF from the hands of the terrorist organization approaches, it is considered one of the days of liberation of the most important neighborhoods of Raqqa AL-kahbraa district” Electricity d ...

Discussing NATO’s 70th Anniversary in Tallinn and its Future in Riga

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-10-10 23:11
Every autumn, the Baltics host two significant conferences on defense and security: the Annual Baltic Conference on Defence (ABCD) held in Tallinn and the Riga Conference held in Riga. Of the two, ABCD is more narrowly focused on defense, whereas the Rig ...

Turkish police detain 88 ahead of Kobane protest anniversary

Rûdaw - 2018-10-06 10:40
More than 30 were killed in pro-Kobane demos four years ago ...

Institutionalisation and the role of the youth: key factors in Kurdistan’s post-referendum phase

Justice for Kurds - 2018-10-03 18:21
One week ago, the Kurds in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq and beyond marked the first anniversary of the Kurdistan Independence Referendum from Iraq. Readers will recall well that on September 25, 2017 the Kurds around the world (both home and abroad) exerc ...

Barcelona: Protesters Clash with Police on Catalan Referendum Anniversary | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2018-10-03 02:45

Catalans display devotion to independence on anniversary

Rûdaw - 2018-10-02 12:40
March in Barcelona draws an estimated 180,000 people ...

Catalan protests: Tens of thousands mark vote anniversary

BBC - 2018-10-02 00:05
Police say around 180,000 protesters gathered in Barcelona pushing for independence from Spain. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan to elect new parliament on first anniversary of failed independence vote | Foreign Brief

Foreignbrief - 2018-09-29 22:10

Kurds in Russia mark anniversary of Kurdistan referendum

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-27 12:08

Man Paints Big Kurdish Flag on Mountain in Koya

BAS News - 2018-09-26 19:30
ERBIL - A Kurdish man in the Kurdistan Region's Koya district has painted a big Kurdish flag on a mountain to mark the first anniversary of the independence referendum. Talking to BasNews, Ahmed Karim, the head of the project, pointed out that he had all ...

Bas News: A Year on: Kurdistan Never Regrets 2017’s Independence Referendum

Justice for Kurds - 2018-09-26 15:26
Today marks the first anniversary of the historic independence referendum of the Kurdistan Region, a move that the Kurds view as a landmark in the modern history of Kurdish struggle for freedom. Twelve months on, the political situation in the region has ...

In Pictures: Kurdistan Celebrates 1st Anniversary of Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2018-09-25 23:48
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First anniversary of Kurdistan Independence Referendum

Waar Media - 2018-09-25 10:17
WAAR-DUHOK: The people of the Kurdistan Region are marking the first anniversary of its historic referendum on independence, which saw an overwhelming majority vote in favor of statehood. In an event scheduled to be held in Erbil on Monday, Kurds and Ira ...

A Year on: Kurdistan Never Regrets 2017’s Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2018-09-25 10:10
ERBIL — Today marks the first anniversary of the historic independence referendum of the Kurdistan Region, a move that the Kurds view as a landmark in the modern history of Kurdish struggle for freedom. Twelve months on, the political situation in the re ...

Pictures: Kirkuk Hoisting Kurdistan Flag to Mark Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2018-09-25 10:10
ERBIL — People in Kirkuk have raised the Kurdistan flags across the disputed Kurdish city to mark the first anniversary of the landmark of the independence referendum a year earlier. According to the information and photographs obtained by BasNews, Kurdi ...

Kurdistan Region marks referendum on independence anniversary in 'new Iraq'

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-25 09:41
Kurds fly Kurdish national flags during an event to urge people to vote in the upcoming independence referendum in Erbil, Sep. 22, 2017. (Photo: AFP) ...

Legitimate Kirkuk Governor Attends Political Conference First Time Since October Events

BAS News - 2018-09-24 18:13
ERBIL - Ahead of the first anniversary of the Kurdistan's independence referendum, a conference was held at the European Parliament on Monday for talks on the historic statehood event, in which the legitimate governor of Kirkuk was present as well, said ...

Austria bars Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci from attending event marking coup anniversary – Lakeland Observer

Lakelandobserver - 2018-09-22 23:16

Khamenei blames US allies for attack on military parade in Ahvaz

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-22 20:32
The parade was organized to mark the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war. (Photo: AFP/ISNA/Behrad Ghasemi) ...

Iranian Kurds Mark First Anniversary of Kurdistan Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2018-09-21 13:08
ERBIL — A few days ahead of the first anniversary of the Kurdistan independence referendum, a number of hikers in the Iranian Kurdistan have hailed the prolonged struggle of Kurdish prominent leader, Masoud Barzani in preserving the rights of Kurds. Acco ...

Thousands rally in Catalonia marking anniversary of October 2017 regional independence vote

Waar Media - 2018-09-21 13:04
WAAR-DUHOK: Thousands of protesters took to streets of the Spanish city of Barcelona, the capital of the Catalonia region, on Thursday, marking the one-year anniversary of the Spanish government raids in the run-up to the October 2017 regional independen ...

Three Ezidis rescued from Islamic State captivity

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-19 00:48
Ezidis from the Kocho village, in southern Shingal city, gather to commemorate the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State massacre against the minority group. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Lehman anniversary: The five most surprising consequences

BBC - 2018-09-14 01:53
A decade on, some of the big consequences of the financial crisis are also the most surprising. ...

Human Rights Council holds high-level panel on the seventieth anniversary of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-09-13 22:57

Human Rights Council holds high-level panel on the seventieth anniversary of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide - Myanmar | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-09-13 20:20

Ezidis concerned over return of families involved in Islamic State's Shingal massacre

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-28 21:23
Ezidis from the Kocho village, in southern Shingal city, gathered to commemorate the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State massacre against Ezidis. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Today Marks 30th Anniversary of Last Round of Anfal Campaign Against Kurds

BAS News - 2018-08-25 11:34
ERBIL — Thirty years has passed since the Baath Regime’s campaign of massacring Kurds on 25 August 1988, merely for being Kurdish or having a family member participating in the struggle for the Kurdish rights. The eighth round — which was the last one — ...

World Humanitarian Day commemorates deadly work of aid workers

Rûdaw - 2018-08-19 18:59
"This year marks the 15th anniversary since the attack on the UN in Baghdad where 22 of our colleagues were killed ...

UN to mark 15 year anniversary of deadly Baghdad HQ bombing

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-17 20:02
The aftermath of the truck-bombing of the Canal Hotel which the United Nations was using as its headquarters, Baghdad, Aug. 19, 2003. (Photo: AFP/Sabah Arar) ...

Barzani on the KDP’s 72nd anniversary calls Kurdistan’s political parties to common agenda in Baghdad

Waar Media - 2018-08-17 16:32
WAAR-DUHOK: The President of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, has called on political parties in the Kurdistan Region to join his party and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) in creating a joint front in Baghdad. Speaking at the ...

On anniversary, KDP hopes for more unity with other parties

Gulan Media - 2018-08-17 04:47

Barzani Again Calls on Sides to Unite in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-08-16 23:37
ERBIL - It is time for all sides in the Kurdistan Region to review themselves and turn a new page, the president of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, said on Thursday. Barzani made the remarks on the 72nd anniversary of his par ...

Masoud Barzani calls for Kurdish unity during speech marking KDP's 72nd anniversary

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-16 20:59

On anniversary, KDP hopes for more unity with other parties

Rûdaw - 2018-08-16 20:00

KDP followers commemorate 72nd anniversary

Waar Media - 2018-08-16 14:34
WAAR-DUHOK: The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) is celebrating the anniversary of its establishment after 72 years. The KDP, which is now the largest Kurdish political party in Iraq, was established in 1946 in Mahabad (Iranian Kurdistan) by Kurdish lead ...

KDP Celebrates Its 72nd Anniversary

BAS News - 2018-08-16 11:43
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) is celebrating the anniversary of its establishment after 72 years. The KDP, which is now the largest Kurdish political party in Iraq, was established in 1946 in Mahabad (Iranian Kurdistan) by Kurdish leader M ...

Saddam’s “King of Clubs” Resurfaces, Calls for Firm Stance Against Iran

BAS News - 2018-08-09 15:12
ERBIL — Former deputy of Saddam Hussein during the Baath era in Iraq, Izzat al-Douri, has sent out a message on the 30th anniversary of the end of Iran-Iraq War, saying that the Arab world now realises the evil of Iran. Douri argued that the then Iraqi g ...

Socialist party holds anniversary military parade in Kurdistan

Rûdaw - 2018-08-08 22:54

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