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Erbil provincial authorities ease lockdown... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-07-04 22:46

Authorities in Sulaimani extend closure of government’s institutions

ESTA - 2020-07-04 09:16

Defusing Ethiopia’s Latest Perilous Crisis

International Crisis Group - 2020-07-03 23:44
The killing of a prominent Oromo musician has unleashed a wave of protests that have left dozens dead, highlighting anew the fragility of the country’s transition. Authorities and opposition leaders should call for calm and engage in sustained dialogue t ...

The Turkish authorities should release Osman Kavala and take far-reaching measures to prevent the misuse of detentions on remand - View

COE - 2020-07-03 18:38

Turkish government demands compensation from guerrilla's family

ANF - 2020-07-01 12:10
Turkish authorities demands compensation from the parents of a guerrilla. ...

Most hospitals collapse in Bolivia due to Covid pandemic

ANF - 2020-07-01 11:02
Bolivian health authorities reported 32,125 COVID-19 cases, 1,071 deaths, and 8,928 recoveries from the virus. ...

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over U.S. sanctions exemption | News | WIN 98.5

Wincountry - 2020-06-30 22:01

Van parties and associations condemn torture inflicted on Çetin

ANF - 2020-06-30 12:08
Reactions to the torture suffered by the Democratic Local Authorities Board and Tevgera Jinên Azad (TJA) Rojbin Sevil Çetin continue to be published. ...

Calibrating the Response: Turkey’s ISIS Returnees

International Crisis Group - 2020-06-30 06:24
Turkey, like many countries, must figure out how to handle thousands of citizens coming home from jihadist battlefields abroad. None has mounted a domestic attack since 2017, but the danger is not gone. Authorities should consider adding enhanced social ...

4 hours ago Erbil authorities confiscate 60 tons of expired meat, dates slated for sale

Rûdaw - 2020-06-30 01:11

Pro-Kurdish party official beaten, tortured by Turkish authorities - HDP members | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-06-27 23:25

No investigation into "the body in the box"

ANF - 2020-06-27 11:38
The criminal complaint of Halise Aksoy, mother of guerrilla fighter Agit Ipek, whose remains were delivered to his family in a box by mail, has no consequences for the responsible judicial authorities for the time being. ...

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over US sanctions exemption | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-06-24 23:55

Kurdish authorities in Syria hope for U.S. sanctions exemption amid economic woes - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2020-06-24 13:41

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over U.S. sanctions exemption - Reuters

Reuters - 2020-06-23 18:20

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over U.S. sanctions exemption | News | 1330 & 101.5 WHBL

WHBL - 2020-06-23 17:57

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over U.S. sanctions exemption

Gulan Media - 2020-06-22 17:32

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over U.S. sanctions exemption | News | 1450 99.7 WHTC

WHTC - 2020-06-22 11:04

Kurdish-led authorities in Syria in talks over US sanctions exemption | National Post

Nationalpost - 2020-06-22 10:42

Four detained in Ankara over HDP's "Democracy March"

ANF - 2020-06-18 21:37
HDP’s march for democracy continues despite the attacks and obstacles of the Turkish forces and authorities. ...

Turkish authorities continue to detain and arrest mothers with babies - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-06-17 08:18

HDP MP Temel: Our march is for a democratic construction

ANF - 2020-06-14 18:26
Starting Monday, the HDP is organizing a " march for democracy against the political coup" to Ankara. The Turkish authorities want to prevent the action, but HDP member of parliament Tayyip Temel is nevertheless confident. ...

Four more coronavirus deaths reported in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-06-14 03:07
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of four more coronavirus patients, raising the total death toll due to Covid-19 in the Kurdish region to 45. The Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) Mi ...

Coronavirus: Italy prosecutors to quiz PM Conte on crisis

BBC - 2020-06-12 02:08
Victims' relatives say the authorities fatally delayed a lockdown in northern Italy. ...

Coronavirus death toll in Iraqi Kurdistan hits 35 as cases continue to rise

E-Kurd - 2020-06-11 22:15
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The number of fatalities linked to coronavirus in Iraqi Kurdistan reached 35 on Thursday, as the number of confirmed cases continues to rise The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of five coro ...

Kurdish authorities in Rojava officially register... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-06-11 02:51

Two new coronavirus deaths recorded in Iraqi Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-11 02:12
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of two coronavirus patients in the past 24-hour, raising the total death toll due to Covid-19 in the Kurdish region to 30. The Kurdistan Regional Governm ...

Three Americas and the pandemic, Part III: Small cities, towns, and the countryside

AEI - 2020-06-10 02:24
Many Americans living outside big cities have not been personally touched by the pandemic as a disease, instead experiencing it as a problem because of the steps the authorities have taken to control the spread of the virus. The post Three Americas and th ...

Turkish authorities refuse to release jailed HDP MP despite risk of exposure to Covid-19 | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-06-09 20:29

Four new coronavirus deaths recoored in Iraqi Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-09 00:54
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of four coronavirus patients in the past 24-hour, raising the total death toll due to Covid-19 in the Kurdish region to 28. The Kurdistan Regional Govern ...

Four new coronavirus deaths in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-07 23:19
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of four coronavirus patients in the past 24-hour, raising the total death toll due to the new disease in the autonomous Kurdish region to 24. According to t ...

Swiss court blocks extradition of alleged Kurdish PKK functionary to Germany

E-Kurd - 2020-06-05 03:29
ZURICH,— A Swiss court blocked the extradition to Germany of an alleged regional leader of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), ruling that German authorities had not made enough of a case against the man whose group is not banned in Switzerland. The PKK, w ...

Turkish authorities clamp down on revolutionary concert amid snap election rumours | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-06-03 03:45

Kurdish authorities in Iraq lift lockdown following protests

Al Monitor - 2020-06-03 03:26

Further 3 people die in Iraqi Kurdistan from coronavirus as total death toll hits 10

E-Kurd - 2020-06-02 22:41
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of three coronavirus patient in the past 24-hour, raising the total death toll due to the new disease in the autonomous Kurdish region to ten. The Kurdis ...

Tiananmen: Police ban Hong Kong vigil for victims of 1989 crackdown

BBC - 2020-06-02 02:59
Authorities say the decision was taken due to public health concerns amid the coronavirus pandemic. ...

7th coronavirus death confirmed in Iraqi Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-05-31 20:44
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan announced the death of a coronavirus patient, raising the total death toll due to the new disease in the autonomous Kurdish region to seven. The Kurdistan Regional Governmen ...

Iraqi Kurdistan records 6th coronavirus death, 13 new cases

E-Kurd - 2020-05-30 22:33
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The health authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan’s Sulaimani province announced the death of a coronavirus patient, raising the total death toll due to the new disease in the autonomous Kurdish region to six. Sulaimani’s H ...

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Dersim Info - 2020-05-28 03:11
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Female Kurdish Political Prisoner on Hunger Strike

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-28 02:02
Kurdish political prisoner Sakineh Parvaneh has been on a hunger strike at Qarchak prison since Monday, May 25, in protest to his five-year prison sentence and authorities’ failure to comply with the… The post Female Kurdish Political Prisoner on Hunger S ...

HDP: Conditions are worsening in Turkey's prisons

ANF - 2020-05-27 16:07
HDP called on international institutions and authorities to closely monitor prisons in Turkey and mobilize the mechanisms and resources at their disposal to protect the rights and health of prisoners in Turkey and beyond. ...

Detained Qatari Sheikh’s wife: Judiciary exonerated my husband while authorities imprisoned him | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-05-26 10:44

ANF: 670 intellectuals say no to ‘fratricidal war’ among Kurds

Justice for Kurds - 2020-05-24 00:27
“We don’t want a fratricidal war,” said 670 intellectuals in a text they sent to the authorities of South Kurdistan. The statement demanded the forces sent to Zînî Wertê to withdraw. 670 intellectuals and artists signed and sent a letter to all parties in ...

Coronavirus: Authorities Isolate Entire Neighborhood in Kurdistan’s Akre

Gulan Media - 2020-05-23 20:38

Turkish authorities detain 18 tied to HDP,... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-05-23 07:50

Turkish authorities detain 18 tied to HDP, including women's rights group members

Gulan Media - 2020-05-23 06:36

EU Deeply Concerned over Turkish Authorities’ Dismissal of Mayors | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-05-20 12:25

Kurdish Authorities Clampdown Ahead of Protests | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2020-05-19 19:48

670 intellectuals say no to 'fratricidal war' among Kurds

ANF - 2020-05-19 13:17
"We don't want a fratricidal war," said 670 intellectuals in a text they sent to the authorities of South Kurdistan. The statement demanded the forces sent to Zînî Wertê to withdraw. ...

670 intellectuals say no to 'fratricide war' among Kurds

ANF - 2020-05-19 11:44
"We don't want a fratricide war," said 670 intellectuals in a text they sent to the authorities of South Kurdistan. The statement demanded the forces sent to Zînî Wertê to withdraw. ...

Violence in Nigeria’s North West: Rolling Back the Mayhem

International Crisis Group - 2020-05-18 17:40
Insecurity is plaguing north-western Nigeria, due to persistent herder-farmer tensions, rising crime and infiltration by Islamist militants. Federal and state authorities should focus on resolving conflict between agrarian and pastoralist communities, th ...

Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria declare... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-05-18 01:48

Rudaw: Rojava authorities suspend Rudaw reporter’s access for 2 months

Justice for Kurds - 2020-05-16 14:00
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria have barred Rudaw correspondent Vivian Fatah from reporting for a period of two months, alleging she “offended martyrs and their families” in her recent news coverage. The Autonomous Adminis ...

VOA News – Activists: Iraq’s Kurdish Region Becomes Less Safe for Iranian Dissidents

Justice for Kurds - 2020-05-16 14:00
WASHINGTON – Long hailed as a haven for minority groups, Iraq’s northern autonomous Kurdistan region has turned into treacherous territory for many Iranian dissidents and refugees escaping persecution from Iranian authorities, rights activists say. The mo ...

Turkey detains pro-Kurdish mayors, removes them from office

Seattle Times - 2020-05-15 18:04
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities on Friday detained four more elected mayors from Turkey’s mainly Kurdish populated east and southeast regions, as the government pressed ahead with its crackdown on a pro-Kurdish party it accuses of links to Kurdi ...

Kurdish authorities in NE Syria 'have not... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-05-13 21:31

Rojava authorities suspend Rudaw reporter’s... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-05-12 00:47

Syrian Kurdish authorities ban journalist who 'offended martyrs'

Alaraby - 2020-05-11 17:22

Regional authorities in northeast Syria suspend Rudaw TV reporter’s credentials for 2 months - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-11 16:46

Authorities try to prevent participation at Gökçek funeral

ANF - 2020-05-09 10:29
Lawyer Ayşegül Çağatay said: "They are trying to cause problems in the cemetery by using the lockdown as an excuse to for imposing limitation on the funeral of Ibrahim Gökçek who was brought to Kayseri." ...

Newspaper: Heated debates going on within authorities over Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute

NEWS - 2020-05-08 08:20

Israeli authorities continue to flout rights of Palestinian prisoners even during Ramadan | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-05-07 06:53

IS militants step up attacks on Iraqi security forces

BBC - 2020-05-06 01:08
Analysts say IS is exploiting the coronavirus pandemic, which is occupying authorities' attention. ...

Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria condemn 'cowardly' Afrin bombing | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-05-05 06:15

Prime Minister Barzani meets KRG delegation to Baghdad, calls for continued dialogue to protect constitutional rights

KRG-Spain - 2020-05-05 00:09
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Saturday met with the delegation that visited Baghdad last week to address disputes with federal authorities. Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani, who led the delegation, briefed ...

Syrian-Kurdish authorities say IS prison riot over 'coronavirus f

Alaraby - 2020-05-04 15:31

Islamic State prisoners, Kurdish authorities reach agreement to end Syria jail riot - National | Globalnews.ca

Globalnews - 2020-05-04 00:43

Turkish authorities refuse to release political prisoners who have served their time - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-05-01 15:10

Tensions High in Lesbos as Asylum Center Burns Down, Greek Authorities Attack Refugees | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-04-30 13:45

Syria Weekly: Kurdish authorities incensed over regime-WHO corona

Alaraby - 2020-04-25 21:06

Canadian authorities extend ban on new arms exports to Turkey indefinitely

NEWS - 2020-04-24 03:12

Hunger Strikes Monitoring Committee Makes a Call to Authorities and Public - english

Bianet - 2020-04-22 02:16

Turkish Cypriot Authorities: Release Detained Syrian Asylum Seekers | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2020-04-17 13:52

UNPO: Coronavirus: Doctors in Iranian Kurdistan punished for contradicting authorities

UNPO - 2020-04-16 17:35

Managing the Politics of Ethiopia’s COVID-19 Crisis

International Crisis Group - 2020-04-15 21:07
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Ethiopia has delayed elections slated for August and declared a state of emergency. Authorities should now consult with the opposition on how to manage the period ahead in order to smooth the country’s stuttering transition ...

COVID-19: Armenian authorities considering options for holding Armenian Genocide commemoration ceremonies

NEWS - 2020-04-15 20:19

Are Covid-19 deaths concealed in Turkey?

ANF - 2020-04-15 16:43
Every day, the Turkish authorities publish similar figures on deaths caused by the viral disease Covid-19. The true extent of the pandemic and the responsibility of the AKP/MHP government are being concealed. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan says no new coronavirus cases, opposition says govt is hiding real data

E-Kurd - 2020-04-13 22:44
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Region Health Minister Saman Barzinji on Monday announced that authorities had not recorded any new cases of the coronavirus disease over the past 24 hours but affirmed that the infection remains a t ...

Iraqi Kurdistan’s coronavirus death toll rises to four

E-Kurd - 2020-04-12 01:50
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Region registered 1 new coronavirus death, taking the total to 4, according to local health authorities The Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) Ministry of Health said late on Friday that it has in ...

KMMK urges KRG to respond to the extradition of Mustafa Salimi to Iran

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-04-12 00:55
KMMK: KMMK strongly condemned the extradition of political prisoner, Mustafa Salimi, by the KRG to the Iranian Government and urges the authorities in the autonomous Kurdistan region to respond. Mustafa Salim has been sentenced to death and has spent the ...

Turkish authorities file lawsuit against Kurdish mayor Selçuk Mızraklı | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-04-09 15:33

Iraqi Kurdish authorities call for closure of NRT broadcaster over COVID-19 report - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-04-08 23:28

PACE Turkey rapporteurs call on authorities to free political prisoners - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-04-06 21:46

PACE calls for non-discriminatory release of prisoners in Turkey

ANF - 2020-04-04 15:07
Amid COVID-19 concerns, PACE monitors urged Turkish authorities to ensure any prisoner release is non-discriminatory. ...

Arrests of authorities critics continue in Turkey

NEWS - 2020-04-03 15:18

Turkish authorities arrest three influential Twitter users on terror charges | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-04-03 03:11

Kirkuk: Five More People Found Infected with Coronavirus

BAS News - 2020-04-02 18:01
ERBIL — Health authorities in the Kurdish disputed province of Kirkuk said on Thursday that five more people had tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Out of 16 people suspected of COVID-19, five were found infected, Kirkuk directorate of health sai ...

Beard styling and second hand clothes: how life is returning to Hajin

The Global Coalition - 2020-04-02 01:04
Since September 2019, the local municipality in Hajin has been working hard in preparation for the return of IDPs (Internally Displaced Persons) who left the village during Daesh rule. Local authorities have repaired water networks, reconstructed roads a ...

Turkey is ‘weaponizing water’ in Syrian Kurdistan: HRW

E-Kurd - 2020-03-31 21:19
HRW calls on Turkey to resume supplying water to Syrian Kurds fighting coronavirus BEIRUT,— Turkish authorities’ failure to ensure adequate water supplies to Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the Kurdish areas in Northeast Syria, is compromising humanitarian age ...

HRW urges Turkey to resume water supply to NE Syria

ANF - 2020-03-31 17:59
“Not only is the Turkish authorities’ water shut-off to communities in Northeast Syria harmful to civilians, but it could also blowback on Turkey itself,” said HRW's Michael Page. ...

International call for the release of prisoners in Turkey

ANF - 2020-03-31 15:55
The undersigned organisations called on the Turkish authorities to immediately and unconditionally release journalists, human rights defenders and others who have been charged or convicted simply for exercising their rights. ...

Prime Minister Barzani chairs meeting on coronavirus, economy

KRG-Spain - 2020-03-31 00:06
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani chaired a video conference call meeting with members of his cabinet today. The Prime Minister, and his deputy Qubad Talabani, spoke with ministers regarding the health authorities’ l ...

AI calls on Turkey to release journalists from prison

ANF - 2020-03-28 13:29
Amnesty International called on Turkish authorities to release the journalists from pre-trial detention pending the review of the investigations. ...

Kurdish journalist Adnan Rashidi tortured, robbed in Iraqi Kurdistan: CPJ

E-Kurd - 2020-03-27 22:09
NEW YORK,— Authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan should conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the torture and robbery of journalist Adnan Rashidi and hold those responsible to account, the Committee to Protect Journalists said on Thursday. In the eveni ...

Coronavirus in Iranian Kurdistan: Poor supply situation and lack of trust

E-Kurd - 2020-03-27 11:12
Dr. Kamal Sido | Ekurd.net Society for threatened peoples – Problematic medical infrastructure in Kurdish areas – Authorities said to have transported medicines, disinfectants, and protective masks to Tehran – Curfews and quarantine measures would overbur ...

UN calls on governments to reduce the number of prisoners

ANF - 2020-03-25 20:36
Authorities should examine ways to release those particularly vulnerable to COVID-19, among them older detainees and those who are sick, as well as low-risk offenders, said UN’s Bachelet. ...

Irish parliament to pass emergency coronavirus laws

ANF - 2020-03-19 12:06
Dáil Éireann, the Irish parliament, is due to pass emergency laws today to allow authorities to impose lockdown by decree and to forcibly detain people who refused to self-isolate. ...

President Trump invoked the Defense Production Act. What does that mean?

AEI - 2020-03-19 00:01
This week, the president invoked the Defense Production Act (DPA) primarily to speed up domestic manufacturing of medical supplies and personal protective equipment needed to combat the virus. But it is quite possible many more of its broad authorities co ...

KRG extends curfew by 72 hours as authorities report more coronavirus cases

Gulan Media - 2020-03-15 22:29

The government of Islamic republic of Iran is responsible for the current outbreak and high mortality rate of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-03-12 14:13
KMMK considers the authorities of Islamic Republic of Iran accountable for the high mortality rate for patients with Coronavirus. The dangerous outbreak of the COVID-19 was known to the officials in the government of Iran at least three weeks before the e ...
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