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Kurdish-Iranian Behrouz Boochani wins Australian biography prize | Australia News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-08-12 09:54
Kurdish-Iranian writer Behrouz Boochani accepts Australia's National Biography award over WhatsApp from Manus Island prison - The NationalThenational - 2019-08-12 09:09
Sydney celebrates Rojava RevolutionANF - 2019-07-28 16:12
A celebration was held in Sydney, Australia for the anniversary of the Rojava Revolution. The celebration organized by the Democratic Kurdish Society Center (DKTM) saw participation from political party representatives, MPs, Kurdistani people and allies. ...
Melbourne Protest Against Turkish Occupation Demands Justice for Cyprus | Greek Reporter AustraliaGreekreporter - 2019-07-18 15:00
Powerful earthquakes strike in Indonesia and Australia [Video]Yahoo - 2019-07-15 16:08
Morning mail: Trump's racist rant, high drama at Lord's and Wimbledon | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-07-15 07:42
KCDK-E called on people to join marches on 29 JuneANF - 2019-06-27 11:40
KCDK-E urged "all Kurdish people, women, children, young and old, to participate actively in marches that will take place in Europe, Canada, Australia and Japan on Saturday 29 June against the Turkish invasion and attacks in South Kurdistan. ...
Bob Hawke: Australia's former PM dies at 89 - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-06-26 14:51
Australia y Dinamarca destacan lucha de las FDS para derrotar a ISIS en SiriaKurdistan America Latina - 2019-06-25 01:50
Los gobiernos de Australia y Dinamarca resaltaron la lucha de […] La entrada Australia y Dinamarca destacan lucha de las FDS para derrotar a ISIS en Siria aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...
Morning mail: big earners' tax boost, new Iran sanctions, Fiji's drug problem | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-06-25 00:09
Morning mail: Isis children rescued, Dutton defends Paladin, Barty No 1 | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-06-23 23:56
Turkish attacks against Kurdistan condemned in AustraliaANF - 2019-06-10 11:31
The attacks of the Turkish state against South Kurdistan were protested in Sydney, Australia. ...
Darwin shooting: Four killed in northern AustraliaBBC - 2019-06-05 01:55
A man is arrested after several people are shot dead in the northern city of Darwin, police say. ...
Kurds in Sydney held congress on their way to create a federationANF - 2019-06-02 17:32
Democratic Kurdish Community Centers in 4 states of Australia have concluded the work to organise themselves in a federation. ...
Ethan Bramble: Tattooed model mocks arrest warrant in AustraliaBBC - 2019-06-01 01:21
Police are seeking 23-year-old Instagram model Ethan Bramble, who has tattoos to 98% of his body. ...
Australia says tensions with Turkey ease after WWI remarks | New Zealand News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-05-31 00:45
Re-election of conservative party in Australia dashes hopes among refugeesRûdaw - 2019-05-22 17:59
"We have run out of vocabulary to describe the harm wrought," ...
ABC TV: most likely election result is return of Australia governmentYahoo - 2019-05-19 03:06
Did You Know There Are Bubblegum Pink Lakes In Australia?Waar Media - 2019-05-18 16:56
WAAR_DUHOK Lake Hillier, Western Australia This famous pink lake can only be reached by boat or plane, and unlike other pink lakes, this beauty stays pink all year round. Pink Lake & Lake Warden, Western Australia These two lakes are literally located ne ...
Morning mail: London Bridge inquest, welfare scandal, Liverpool stun Barcelona | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-05-08 00:40
Kurdish-Australian man who belonged to terrorist organisation 'not a militant', judge says | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-05-07 09:42
Morning mail: Biodiversity crisis, Shorten's hostile Q&A, royal baby boy | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-05-07 07:15
Australia's plan to kill 2 million feral cats to combat 'extinction crisis' once again in the spotlight [Video]Yahoo - 2019-04-29 02:58
Morning mail: Gallipoli Isis arrest, new questions over water scandal, Nauru hits back | Australia news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-04-25 22:40
Turkish President Erdogan airs mosque shooting video at rallies, threatens New Zealand, Australia - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)ABC - 2019-04-21 01:49
Australia furious as Turkey's president refers to Gallipoli after Christchurch mosque attackThejournal - 2019-04-18 14:36
6 Weird Easter Traditions from Around the WorldWaar Media - 2019-04-17 12:45
WAAR_DUHOK 1. Australia While everyone in the world has the Easter bunny to bring chocolate eggs, in Australia bunnies (or rabbits) are considered to be pests. Rabbits are not native to the continent and were brought over for domestic breeding, however, ...
6 World’s Most Amazing AnimalsWaar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK 1. Platypus This cutie pie was first found in Australia, and there was no chance of bringing it to Europe alive, at first, due to the species’ weak heart and fear of their own shadows. But zoologists who worked on the green continent brought a ...
Europe, Canada, Australia issue first rebuke of Saudi Arabia at U.N. forum - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-06 14:20
How Australia‘s top secret cyber agency helped defeat Islamic State | Augusta ReviewAugustareview - 2019-04-04 16:44
Islamic State recruit Mahir Absar Alam insists he's not a threat if allowed to return to Australia - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)ABC - 2019-04-03 23:11
Australia Won't Retrieve Three IS Orphans from Syria: PMBAS News - 2019-04-01 21:11
ERBIL - Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has refused to repatriate three Australian orphans who were reportedly found in a refugee camp in Syria, saying that he would not risk the lives of officials for this issue. Morrison's response to the sit ...
IS member held by Kurdish forces wants to return to Australia - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2019-04-01 09:09
How Australia is helping Iraq’s childrenThe Global Coalition - 2019-03-29 12:51
Article How Australia is helping Iraq’s children Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...
Australia: Me bi rêya înternetê şerekî dijwar li dijî DAIŞê kirRûdaw - 2019-03-28 18:59
DAIŞê di dema desthilata xwe de li Iraq û Sûriyê, hemû taktîkên leşkerî bo kontrolkirina erdê bikar dianîn ...
Kurdo recluido en centro de detención gana mayor premio literario de Australia - Oriente Medio - RFIRFI - 2019-03-28 17:53
Uber May Sign $3.1 Billion Deal To Buy Middle Eastern Rival Careem As Soon As Monday | Gizmodo AustraliaGizmodo - 2019-03-25 12:08
New Zealand, Australia outraged over Erdogan’s remarks on Christchurch attacksAl Monitor - 2019-03-22 15:10
Christchurch shooting: Australia's moment of hate speech reckoningBBC - 2019-03-21 02:01
Australians question whether the tone of racial rhetoric spurred the man accused of the Christchurch attacks. ...
Australia: Erdogan’s comments are highly offensiveANF - 2019-03-20 13:03
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison protested Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s comments on the New Zealand massacre and said they were “highly reckless, offensive and insulting” ...
Christchurch shooting: Jacinda Ardern’s message to AustraliaNEWS - 2019-03-20 08:06
Australia pledges $6.1 million to fight southern Iraq's clean water crisisKurdistan24 - 2019-03-19 20:16
Kurdish women fighters brought to life on the big screenGreen Left Weekly - 2019-03-18 09:37
Les filles du soleil (Girls of the Sun) Written & directed by Eva Husson Starring Golshifteh Farahani, Emmanuelle Bercot, Erol Afsin, Evin Ahmad Showing as part of the French Film Festival across Australia in March and April This is a war film unlike any ...
One Kurd’s incredible audacity: To make Australia a land of libeRûdaw - 2019-03-17 20:34
Christchurch shooter planned 'to continue with his attack,' New Zealand police says - Africa, Asia and Australia - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-03-17 02:39
Refugiado kurdo-iraní gana cerca de US$ 90.000 en premios literarios de Australia | CNNCNN - 2019-03-15 13:27
Europe, Canada, Australia issue first rebuke of Saudi Arabia at U.N. forum | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-11 11:48
Thoughts on the ISIS supporters from western countries and taking responsibility in the WestSeth Frantzman - 2019-03-04 18:09
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN More and more ISIS supporters from places like Holland, New Zealand, Australia, Sweden, the UK and elsewhere are appearing in Syria. After more than four years […] ...
Behrouz Boochani: detained asylum seeker wins Australia's richest literary prize | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-03-01 01:58
Denmark, Australia: UNHRC must stop biased treatment of Israel - Israel News - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-02-26 08:23
YPG fighter Ashley Johnston remembered in AustraliaANF - 2019-02-24 21:05
Australian YPG fighter Ashley Johnston who lost his life in Rojava has been commemorated by his grave at the fourth anniversary of his martyrdom in the battle against ISIS. ...
Australia Says 'Sophisticated State Actor' Hacked Lawmakers, ParliamentRferl - 2019-02-23 21:55
Video | news.com.au — Australia’s #1 news siteNEWS - 2019-02-23 18:05
Adriana Rivas: Aide of Pinochet-era spy chief held in AustraliaBBC - 2019-02-21 01:12
Police in Australia arrest Adriana Rivas, wanted in Chile for an alleged Pinochet-era kidnapping. ...
Australia Allocates 1.5$ Million to Demine Iraqi TerritoriesBAS News - 2019-02-18 21:06
ERBIL - The Australian government has allocated a further contribution of $ 1.5 million to help the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Iraq in clearing the areas liberated from the Islamic State (IS). The jihadist group has planted thousands of landmines ...
French group wins $35.5B defense deal from AustraliaWaar Media - 2019-02-11 12:07
WAAR_DUHOK Australia and France on Monday signed a strategic partnership agreement for joint construction of Australian navy’s new fleet of submarines, according to The Sydney Morning Herald. The production of the 12 Attack-class submarines by French shi ...
Turkey hikes interest rates to 24pc, while Australia, UK and Europe stuck near record-lows - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)ABC - 2019-02-11 01:21
ICYMI: this week’s arts news in brief | ArtsHub AustraliaArtshub - 2019-02-08 16:25
‘This System Humiliates Me.’ Refugee Author Behrouz Boochani Documents the Plight of Offshore DetentionTime - 2019-02-07 12:36
Iranian Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani won Australia's richest literary prize for documenting his incarceration on an offshore detention center ...
Australia overtaking UK for overseas students - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-06 17:53
Day 51 in Strasbourg: Resistance on the people’s agendaANF - 2019-02-05 13:14
Kurds who came from Kurdistan and Australia to visit the hunger strikers in Strasbourg said, “Our agenda is resistance”. ...
Australia's Turnbull: 'Now we are the land of droughts' - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-04 20:26
Behrouz Boochani, an asylum seeker on Manus Island, wins Australia’s top literary prize | South China Morning PostSCMP - 2019-02-04 19:21
Detained Kurdish refugee Behrouz Boochani wins Australia’s richest literary prizeE-Kurd - 2019-02-04 17:09
SYDNEY,— A Kurdish refugee held in a remote Pacific detention center has won Australia’s top literature prize with his debut book, which he wrote on his mobile phone and delivered one chapter at a time via WhatsApp. Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian Kurdish w ...
Wales v Australia travel warning after 65,000 expected - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-04 16:58
Kurdish-Iranian journalist wins Australia’s most valuable literary prize | World | thenews.com.pk | LahoreThenews - 2019-02-03 06:05
Asylum-Seeker Barred From Entering Australia Wins Its Richest Literary PrizeThe Kurdish Project - 2019-02-03 02:52
The Victorian Prize carries a purse of 100,000 Australian dollars, while the nonfiction award brings 25,000 on top of that — or about $90,000 in USD, all told. The post Asylum-Seeker Barred From Entering Australia Wins Its Richest Literary Prize appeared ...
Khaled Sharrouf: Life of Australia’s most notorious jihadistNEWS - 2019-02-02 17:19
Amnesty: Coalition should follow Australia’s lead after admission of 18 civilian deaths in IraqKurdistan24 - 2019-02-02 16:11
Kurdish asylum seeker wins Australia's richest literary prizeANF - 2019-02-02 10:00
A Kurdish asylum seeker, without being able to attend the ceremony, has won Australia's richest literary prize. ...
Australia, richiedente asilo iraniano scrive romanzo via sms e vince premio letterario: ma non può ritirarlo - Repubblica.itRepubblica - 2019-02-02 02:42
Detained Kurdish refugee wins Australia's richest literary prizeKurdistan24 - 2019-02-01 23:19
Boochani wrote the book in Farsi, later to be translated into English. (Photo: The Guardian/Jonas Gratzer) ...
Kurdish refugee detained at Manus Island wins Australia's top literary awardHhhhappy - 2019-02-01 16:07
Iranian Kurdish Asylum Seeker Wins Australia's Top PrizeBAS News - 2019-02-01 01:26
ERBIL - An Iranian Kurdish asylum seeker, who has been held in detention on Manus Island since 2013, has won one of the Australia's most prestigious literary prizes for a book he wrote using the online messaging service WhatsApp. Behrouz Boochani was awa ...
Margaret River deaths: Seven people found dead in Western Australia - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-01 00:09
US wants Australia, UK, France to setup northern Syria safe zoneAlmasdarnews - 2019-01-31 19:55
Australia church abuse: Why priests can't spill confession secrets - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-01-31 01:40
Kurdish representatives meet with Australian MPsANF - 2019-01-30 13:48
Representatives from the Kurdish community in Australia met with Australian Greens and Liberal Party MPs to share their concerns and request solidarity. ...
Commonwealth Games: Fifty athletes in Australia 'illegally' - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-01-30 10:37
Syria strikes: Malcolm Turnbull discusses Australia’s positionNEWS - 2019-01-28 21:09
Hot Weather Kills Fish in AustraliaWaar Media - 2019-01-28 11:13
WAAR_DUHOK Hundreds of thousands of fish have died in the third mass kill on a stretch of a major Australian river in recent weeks that local officials have blamed on drought but critics say at least partly stems from water mismanagement. The latest deat ...
Australia: Crocodile swamp search a 'people smuggling' case - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-01-27 23:33
Australia warns Turkey of terror threat at Gallipoli commemorations – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-01-27 11:39
Asian Cup 2019: Host UAE Beat Australia to Reach SemisWaar Media - 2019-01-26 16:15
The host the United Arab Emirates (UAE) beat Australia 1-0 on Friday to advance to the semifinals in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. In the quarterfinal match in Abu Dhabi, UAE’s Ali Mebhut scored the sole goal in the 68th minute. On Tuesday, UAE will face Qatar ...
Celebrations for Australia Day across the countryWaar Media - 2019-01-26 12:47
WAAR_DUHOK Celebrations to mark Australia’s national day took place across the country on Saturday, including a ceremony in Sydney to welcome the nation’s newest citizens. Other Australia Day events included a traditional Aboriginal smoking ceremony in A ...
Australia’s Special Forces troops Iraq bound for Islamic State fight stuck in UAENEWS - 2019-01-25 15:56
Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi doctor trained in AustraliaNEWS - 2019-01-25 08:10
Strawberry needle scare: Contamination affects six brands in Australia - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-01-23 02:43
How dangerous is Australia for women?BBC - 2019-01-23 02:16
Outrage over the killing of a university student has renewed debate about women's safety. ...
US-Australia refugee deal: Trump in 'worst call' with Turnbull - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-01-22 21:13
UN Pleads For Truce In Syria To Prevent A ‘Massacre’ | HuffPost AustraliaHuffingtonpost - 2019-01-22 19:30
Maltese man’s pending deportation from Australia leaves family devastatedMaltatoday - 2019-01-21 09:42
Same-sex penguin couple become parents in Australia | The Japan TimesJapantimes - 2019-01-18 11:09
Theory: Film peaked twenty years ago? Fact: You decide. | ArtsHub AustraliaArtshub - 2019-01-15 06:22
Australia’s contribution towards the Global Coalition against DaeshThe Global Coalition - 2019-01-14 22:28
Australia joined the Coalition in 2014 and actively contributes to all four working groups of the Coalition which include, Counter-Messaging, Foreign Terrorist Fighters, Stabilisation and Counter-Financing. They have provided humanitarian and military as ...
UN qualifies Saudi woman as refugeeWaar Media - 2019-01-10 11:05
The UN on Wednesday qualified a Saudi woman for asylum in Australia. In a statement to NPR, Australia’s Department of Homeland Security said: “The UNHCR has referred Ms Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun to Australia for consideration for refugee resettlement.” Aus ...
Australia considering resettlement for fleeing Saudi teen RahafGulan Media - 2019-01-10 01:32
Australia consulate scares: Man arrested over suspicious packagesBBC - 2019-01-10 00:25
The man sent 38 suspicious parcels to foreign missions in three cities, police say. ...