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Six Armenians Running for Kurdistan Parliament, Thousands to Vote

BAS News - 2018-09-18 15:47
ERBIL — Nearly 3,000 Armenians in the Kurdistan Region are eligible to vote in the upcoming parliamentary election to send one representative to Kurdistan’s legislative. Yarwat Nisan Armenian, one of the candidates, told BasNews that people from his comm ...

Armenian Parliaments Give Kurds, Yezidis Quota Seats

BAS News - 2018-06-21 23:01
ERBIL — Armenian parliament has given Kurds and Yezidis living in the country each one a quota seat, a lawmaker said. Speaking to BasNews, Yarwant Nisan, member of Kurdistan Region parliament, confirmed the report and said that Assyrians were also given ...

Armenian opposition leader Pashinyan elected Armenian PM

Waar Media - 2018-05-08 13:32
WAAR-DUHOK: Armenia’s parliament on Tuesday elected opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan as the country’s new prime minister. A TASS correspondent reports from the conference hall, fifty nine members of parliament voted for Pashinyan. For victory he needed ...

Armenia ‘hero’ opposition leader nominated for PM

Waar Media - 2018-04-30 16:34
WAAR-DUHOK: Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan on Monday was formally nominated for the post of prime minister by his supporters, inching closer to victory after two weeks of protests that transformed the country’s political landscape. Pashinyan ...

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) ...

The Brotherhood of the Shaken

Justice for Kurds - 2018-03-16 15:46
There are very few genocides in contemporary history. There are a great many massacres but, fortunately, very few genocides. There was the Armenian extermination. That of the Jews. The auto-genocide of Cambodia. The atrocious genocide of Rwanda. And there ...

Language Instructor - LG-TEK - Virginia

Indeed #KurdishJobs - 2018-03-14 03:01
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Afrin Civilian Casualty Figures Surpasses 200: Monitor

BAS News - 2018-03-11 23:08
ERBIL — The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has reported that 204 Kurdish, Arab and Armenian civilians have been killed by the Turkish Army and its allied Free Syrian Army (FSA) since they have launched an operation dubbed ‘Olive Branch’ on January 2 ...

HDP Lawmaker: Afrin Not a Threat to Turkey

BAS News - 2018-02-03 23:53
ERBIL — Garo Paylan, the Armenian member of the Turkish Parliament representing the People’s Democratic Party (HDP) on Saturday condemned the Afrin Operation. “Afrin is diverse safe heaven which has managed to stay out of the Syrian civil war fire and in ...
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