Breaking News from Kurdistan, Europe and Middle East

Latest news

Australia

Australia outback: Body found in search for missing woman

BBC - 2019-12-05 01:47
The body is believed to be Claire Hockridge, according to Northern Territory Police ...

Sydney gasps for air as Australia bushfire smoke reaches record levels - CNA

Channelnewsasia - 2019-11-29 15:29

China dismisses claims of interference in Australia as 'nothing but lies' | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-27 22:27

Morning mail: China prison camps, rainforest burns, Flanagan on Morrison | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-27 06:26

Britain repatriates some Islamic State orphans left in Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-11-22 13:28
LONDON,— Britain said on Thursday it had arranged for some orphans to be brought home from Syria, joining Germany, Belgium and Australia in repatriating children whose parents were suspected members of Islamic State. Britain has generally been reluctant ...

Is Australia avoiding its responsibility to its citizens held in Syria? | SBS News

SBS - 2019-11-21 12:33

Why Australia can no longer avoid responsibility for its citizens held in Syria

Theconversation - 2019-11-21 08:14

Australia wrong to deny Iranian writer Boochani asylum | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-11-19 02:33

Israel Folau criticised for 'appalling' Australia bushfire remarks

BBC - 2019-11-18 03:18
Israel Folau used a sermon to link Australia's bushfire crisis to same-sex marriage and abortion laws. ...

Ivan Milat dead at 74: Australia's notorious backpacker killer dies of cancer - World News - Mirror Online

Mirror - 2019-11-17 07:30

Behrouz Boochani, recently released, criticizes Australia's refugee policies | Iran news – Up News Info

Upnewsinfo - 2019-11-16 20:11

From Sweden to Australia Kurds speak out for Rojava

ANF - 2019-11-15 15:35
In Sweden and Australia Kurds took to the streets against the attacks carried out by Turkey in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Wildfires Rage in Australia as Former Fire Chiefs Warn of Climate Crisis | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-11-14 16:22

Australia bushfires: Pregnant firefighter defends decision to fight fires, saying: 'I don't care if you don't like it' - Radio Exe

Radioexe - 2019-11-13 13:28

Is climate change to blame for Australia's bushfires?

BBC - 2019-11-12 02:47
Politicians have been criticised for skirting questions on whether climate change is worsening a crisis. ...

Australian families trapped in Isis camp in Syria plead with government to rescue them | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-11 11:52

Sydney protested Turkish attacks on Rojava

ANF - 2019-11-10 12:36
The Turkish state invasion and genocide attacks against Rojava were protested in Sydney, Australia. ...

World Resistance Day for Rojava marked in Sydney

Green Left Weekly - 2019-11-08 06:54
international solidarity Fred Fuentes Issue 1244 Australia Rojava Sydney November 8, 2019 Members of the Kurdish community and supporters rallied in Sydney on November 3 as part of World Resistance Day for Rojava, the Kurdish-majority territory in north- ...

Morning mail: Nato 'brain death', Labor recriminations, Tsiolkas on Damascus | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-08 01:45

Turkish nationalists attack Rojava solidarity rally

Green Left Weekly - 2019-11-03 21:10
Rojava Solidarity Alex Bainbridge Issue 1243 Australia Gold Coast November 3, 2019 A peaceful rally in solidarity with the Rojava Revolution in Northern Syria was attacked by Turkish chauvinists on the Gold Coast on November 3. Rally spokesperson Michell ...

Australia police find 400kg of drugs in hot sauce bottles

BBC - 2019-11-01 01:26
Australian authorities arrest four after finding drugs hidden in imported chilli sauce bottles. ...

Solidarity with Rojava continues to grow

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-31 11:05
international solidarity Fred Fuentes Issue 1243 Australia Rojava October 31, 2019 More trade unions have come out in opposition to Turkey’s invasion of the Kurdish majority, northern region of Syria, commonly known as Rojava. The Construction, Forestry, ...

Ivan Milat: Australia's 'backpacker killer' dies aged 74

BBC - 2019-10-27 01:35
Milat murdered seven hitchhikers between 1989 and 1992 and dumped their bodies in a state forest. ...

Ivan Milat: Australia's 'backpacker killer' and unanswered questions

BBC - 2019-10-27 01:09
Ivan Milat was convicted of murdering seven people, but some suspect he committed other crimes. ...

Wives of ISIS fighters in Syria make extraordinary plea to Australia

NEWS - 2019-10-26 11:56

'Anti-GetUp' co-founder to head Pharmacy Guild in Queensland | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-26 03:09

Australia must cut military ties with Turkey

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-25 02:18
international solidarity Zerebar Karimi Issue 1242 Australia Rojava Turkey Syria October 24, 2019 A few years ago the world was horrified when Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) troops ran amok in the Middle East. However, the ISIS advance came up ag ...

An open letter to a comrade: Why the left must support Rojava’s revolutionaries

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-24 16:58
international solidarity John Tully Issue 1242 Australia Rojava October 24, 2019 Dear Comrade, As Rosa Luxemburg wrote back in 1916: "Bourgeois society stands at the crossroads, either transition to socialism or regression into barbarism". Her words have ...

Turkey Syria invasion: Australia not briefed on US decision to withdraw troops

NEWS - 2019-10-22 15:51

Rojnameyên Awistiralyayê yasayên wê dewletê protesto kirine: Rojnameyên Awistiralyayê rûperê yekem reş kirine

Bianet - 2019-10-22 00:00
Di meha Hezîranê de, Polîsên Federal ên Awistiralyayê bi ser ofîsa Sydneyê ya kenala dewletê Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) û mala rojnamevanekê ku li News Corp Australia dixebite de girtiye. ...

The Latest: Australia says Turkey to blame for IS escapes

Therepublic - 2019-10-21 17:44

The Latest: Australia says Turkey to blame for IS escapes | WTOP

WTOP - 2019-10-20 18:10

The Latest: Australia says Turkey to blame for IS escapes - The Hour

Thehour - 2019-10-20 01:26

Iraqi man charged over deaths of migrants heading for Australia

BBC - 2019-10-20 01:22
Police said he was part of a smuggling operation which led to the deaths of over 350 people in 2001. ...

Terrorist Khaled Sharrouf's children returning to Australia as Sri Lankan family deported | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-19 22:08

Iraqi Man Arrested in Australia for Death of over 350 Asylum seekers

BAS News - 2019-10-19 12:44
ERBIL — The Australian Federal Police announced on Saturday the arrest of an Iraqi national who is suspected of involvement in the tragic case of over 350 asylum seekers’ death back in 2001. The 43-year-old Iraqi man was taken into custody at Brisbane Ai ...

9News - Latest news and headlines from Australia and the world

9news - 2019-10-18 23:05

Pentagon lawmakers echo Australia’s Syrian concerns - Defence Connect

Defenceconnect - 2019-10-18 16:34

The Latest: Australia says Turkey to blame for IS escapes | KSL.com

KSL - 2019-10-18 06:29

Sydney rallies for Rojava

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-18 06:15
Rojava Solidarity Andrew Chuter Issue 1241 Australia Turkey's war on Rojava SDF Syrian Democratic Forces YPG/YPJ Kurdish community October 18, 2019 More than 200 people attended a protest at Sydney Town Hall on October 12, organised by Rojava Solidarity ...

Demos in Australia, Scotland, Greece, France and Netherlands

ANF - 2019-10-17 09:37
Kurds and their friends living in Europe protested the Turkish state's invasion and genocide attacks against Northern and Eastern Syria in many cities. ...

Senate, unions call on Australia's government to oppose Turkish invasion of Rojava

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-17 06:57
international solidarity Peter Boyle Issue 1241 Australia Rojava Turkey October 17, 2019 Several trade unions, the Senate and the local Australian-Kurdish community have called on the federal Coalition government to condemn Turkey’s invasion of north-eas ...

Morning mail: Land-clearing crisis revealed, Brexit 'final sprint', top science prize | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-17 00:58

The Latest: Australia says Turkey to blame for IS escapes - New Haven Register

Nhregister - 2019-10-16 09:44

Bob Hawke, former prime minister of Australia, dies at 89 - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-10-15 13:13

Australia election 2019: Voters aren't really happy with either of their choices for leader, but they have to vote anyway - CNN

CNN - 2019-10-11 21:43

Australia worried about Turkish offensive, IS resurgence

Seattle Times - 2019-10-10 08:34
PERTH, Australia (AP) — Australia is worried Turkey’s military incursion in northern Syria could galvanize a resurgence of the Islamic State group, and has refused to endorse the close ally U.S. for pulling back its troops from the area. Turkey launched ...

Emergency protests against Turkish invasion of Rojava

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-10 06:29
Rojava revolution Peter Boyle Issue 1240 Australia Australian Kurdish community Sydney October 10, 2019 On October 8, NSW Greens MP for Balmain Jamie Parker addressed the first of a round of emergency protests against Turkey's invasion of the Kurdish-lib ...

10 things you need to know this morning in Australia | Business Insider

Businessinsider - 2019-10-10 04:04

Morning mail: Turkey's Syria offensive, world's worst polluters, Rooney's Instagram sting | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-09 23:11

After being hammered over its human rights record, Saudi Arabia brands Australia 'racist' | SBS News

SBS - 2019-10-08 02:47

Morning mail: Labor's election soul-searching, Kurds steel for Turkish assault, the NBA's dilemma | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-07 22:37

Australia urged to act quickly to get families out of Syrian refugee camps | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-07 10:48

Family prepares for funeral of Palestinian student killed in Australia – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 01:46

Body modifier to stand trial over plastic snowflake implant death | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-05 15:48

Two ISIS children handed over to Australian delegation

ANF - 2019-10-03 09:12
Two children of ISIS members from Australia have been handed over to a delegation from the Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs by the autonomous administration at the Sêmalka border crossing. ...

Llamamiento público del KDCK-E para protestar hoy a las 6 pm

ANF - 2019-08-20 07:18
El KCDK-E hace un llamamiento a los kurdos y sus amigos para tomar las calles esta tarde en Europa, Canadá, Australia y Japón, contra la incautación de las municipalidades del HDP por parte del régimen del AKP. ...

KDCK-E calls on people to protest today at 6 pm

ANF - 2019-08-19 11:21
The KCDK-E called on Kurds and people to take to the streets this evening in Europe, Canada, Australia and Japan against the seizure of HDP municipalities by the AKP regime. ...

CPAC & The High Court: Fighting For Australia’s Future? - New Matilda

Newmatilda - 2019-08-19 06:27

Kurdish-Iranian Detained On Australia's Manus Island Wins Biography Prize

Rferl - 2019-08-12 10:57

Kurdish-Iranian Behrouz Boochani wins Australian biography prize | Australia News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-08-12 09:54

Kurdish-Iranian writer Behrouz Boochani accepts Australia's National Biography award over WhatsApp from Manus Island prison - The National

Thenational - 2019-08-12 09:09

Sydney celebrates Rojava Revolution

ANF - 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 Australia

Greekreporter - 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 Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-07-15 07:42

KCDK-E called on people to join marches on 29 June

ANF - 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 News

BBC - 2019-06-26 14:51

Australia y Dinamarca destacan lucha de las FDS para derrotar a ISIS en Siria

Kurdistan 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 Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-06-25 00:09

Morning mail: Isis children rescued, Dutton defends Paladin, Barty No 1 | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-06-23 23:56

Turkish attacks against Kurdistan condemned in Australia

ANF - 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 Australia

BBC - 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 federation

ANF - 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 Australia

BBC - 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 Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-31 00:45

Re-election of conservative party in Australia dashes hopes among refugees

Rûdaw - 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 government

Yahoo - 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 Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-05-08 00:40

Kurdish-Australian man who belonged to terrorist organisation 'not a militant', judge says | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-05-07 09:42

Morning mail: Biodiversity crisis, Shorten's hostile Q&A, royal baby boy | Australia news | The Guardian

The 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 Guardian

The 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 attack

Thejournal - 2019-04-18 14:36

6 Weird Easter Traditions from Around the World

Waar 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 Animals

Waar 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 - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-06 14:20

How Australia‘s top secret cyber agency helped defeat Islamic State | Augusta Review

Augustareview - 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: PM

BAS 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.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-04-01 09:09

How Australia is helping Iraq’s children

The 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 kir

Rûdaw - 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 - RFI

RFI - 2019-03-28 17:53

Uber May Sign $3.1 Billion Deal To Buy Middle Eastern Rival Careem As Soon As Monday | Gizmodo Australia

Gizmodo - 2019-03-25 12:08

New Zealand, Australia outraged over Erdogan’s remarks on Christchurch attacks

Al Monitor - 2019-03-22 15:10

Christchurch shooting: Australia's moment of hate speech reckoning

BBC - 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 offensive

ANF - 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” ...
699 results in 0.06 sec.