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Lives of Children in Kurdistan Region Improved: UNICEF

BAS News - 2018-12-17 11:47
ERBIL, (UNICEF) — The Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) has made considerable progress in improving access to basic drinking water and sanitation facilities, but more needs to be done to improve access to education and ending all forms of violence against c ...

Germany to compensate those who fled Nazis as children

Gulan Media - 2018-12-17 11:42

HRW Press Statement: ISIS Holds 130 Kurdish Children - Daily News Egypt

Dailynewsegypt - 2018-12-17 10:21

The lives of children in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq have improved, but challenges remain, new survey reveals [EN/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-12-17 10:19

Russian mothers of ISIS runaways form support group

Rûdaw - 2018-12-17 01:50
1,800 Russian women and children are thoughts to be missing ...

Nigerian military lifts Unicef ban after 'spy' row

BBC - 2018-12-15 01:23
The army earlier accused the UN children's agency of spying for Islamists in north-eastern Nigeria. ...

Using art to help Syrian refugee children cope with trauma | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 18.10.2015

DW - 2018-12-15 00:05

Arab-Speaking Refugee Children In Iraqi Kurdistan Locked Out Of Schools | Niqash

Niqash - 2018-12-14 20:50

Kurdish students help prepare Syrian refugee children's return to school in northern Iraq | Iraq | UNICEF

Unicef - 2018-12-14 20:50

Education Ministry asks Islamic sect to teach children values | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-14 20:50

Kurdish Children in Turkish Prison Sexually Abused

Armenianweekly - 2018-12-14 18:32

Juvenile Detention Guards Sexually Abusing Minority Children in Turkey - The Atlantic

Theatlantic - 2018-12-14 18:32

ISIL captured and tortured Kurdish children in Kobane, rights group says | Al Jazeera America

Aljazeera - 2018-12-14 18:32

Children's Channel in Kurdish To Air on March 21 - english

Bianet - 2018-12-14 18:32

In Iraq, Kurdish children paint away their trauma | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2018-12-14 18:32

Halabja’s missing children: Time heals few wounds

Rûdaw - 2018-12-14 18:32

Children are Fighting on All Sides of Syria’s War — Syria Deeply

Newsdeeply - 2018-12-14 18:32

'Chickens vs. Aliens' and other modern myths by Syrian refugee children | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-12-14 18:32

To Protect Children From Trump Border Policy, Canadian Youth Refugee Choir Cancels US Performance

Commondreams - 2018-12-14 18:32

Canada: Syrian children's choir turns down US festival trip over border fears | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-12-14 18:32

Why Ghouta refugees in Afrin refused to send their children to school

Al Monitor - 2018-12-14 18:32

Iraq: Over 150,000 children endangered by ‘freezing’ temperatures

Uniindia - 2018-12-14 09:32

My Faith: Raising religious (but not too religious) children – CNN Belief Blog - Blogs

CNN - 2018-12-14 08:15

These Flashcards Can Help Children Learn Kurmanji Kurdish

The Kurdish Project - 2018-12-14 06:25
We spoke with Dr. Santos, founder of Linguacious, to learn more about the innovative Kurdish flashcards. The post These Flashcards Can Help Children Learn Kurmanji Kurdish appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

Lebanon: Stalled Effort to Get Syrian Children in School | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2018-12-13 11:32

38 Marriages of Children Under the Age of 15 Registered in Eslamabad-e Gharb

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-13 02:01
Governor of Eslamabad-e Gharb has announced that more than 1000 had been registered in this city during the first 8 months of Iranian calendar while there have also been 38 marriages of children under 15 years old in Eslamabad-e Gharb”. Kudistan Human Rig ...

Pictures: BCF Delivers Winter Aid to Yezidi Children in IDP Camp

BAS News - 2018-12-12 13:59
ERBIL — The Barzani Charity Organization (BCF) on Wednesday delivered another shipment of humanitarian aid to the Yezidi children in an IDP camp of Mount Sinjar. BCF representative in Sinjar told BasNews that more than 7,500 children received winter clot ...

UNICEF ramps up efforts to provide warm clothes to children across Iraq

Devdiscourse - 2018-12-12 12:34

Arab Family in Mosul Refuses to Give Yezidi Child Back

BAS News - 2018-12-11 10:53
ERBIL — Despite more than 3,000 Yezidi women, men and children being rescued from Islamic State (IS) captivity, there are an almost equal number of people from the religious community still missing. The latest information shared with the media by Kurdist ...

Medical check-up in Deir ez-Zor countryside

ANF - 2018-12-11 09:22
The aim of this work is to examine and treat refugees in the region, especially women and children. ...

Latest threat to displaced children in Iraq: winter

Unicef - 2018-12-11 02:07

Iraq: Over 150,000 children endangered by ‘freezing’ temperatures, warns UNICEF | UN News

UN - 2018-12-11 02:07

Report: 2.5 million Iraqi children in need of emergency education support

Rûdaw - 2018-12-10 16:08
"It is vital that we do not forget the Iraqi children and support they need to help rebuild their country after decades of conflict ...

UNICEF Warns about IDP Children in Freezing Winter

BAS News - 2018-12-10 15:31
Baghdad, (UNICEF) — As Nadia Murad, the Yazidi activist and survivor of gender-based violence is honored with the Nobel Prize for Peace, UNICEF is calling attention to the plight of hundreds of thousands of internally displaced children in Iraq whose liv ...

UNICEF racing against time to protect over 151,000 internally displaced children [EN/AR] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-12-10 15:26

UNICEF calls for support to protect over 151,000 displaced Iraqi children from winter

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-10 12:43

“AL-Khabour” Center Redraws Smile on children’s faces

SDF Press - 2018-12-09 19:33
Hasakah – Al-Khabour Center for Culture and Art seeks to redraw the smile on the children’s faces and remove them from Poor mental state that was left by terrorist organizations through spreading fear and terror everywhere. Through its activities and ongo ...

Foreign Wives And Children Of ISIS Are Held In Syria With Uncertain Future | WBUR News

WBUR - 2018-12-07 20:17

Tahir Elçi was a father to children of forcibly disappeared, say his clients | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-06 18:47

Fifth person charged in human trafficking operation that brought children from Guatemala to work on Ohio egg farms |

Cleveland - 2018-12-06 06:37

Latest Updates on Yezidis Abducted by IS

BAS News - 2018-12-04 16:48
ERBIL - A total of 2,745 Yezidi children have so far been orphaned by the Islamic State’s (IS) prolonged attacks in the past few years, an official said on Tuesday. Talking to BasNews, the Representative of Yezidis at the Kurdistan Regional Government’s ...

The inhumane Politics of Border Policies- the Mexico-US border Case

Hawzhin Press - 2018-12-02 20:55
Inhumane images are coming out of the US-Mexico border with desperate people seeking asylum, including children and toddlers tear gassed The post The inhumane Politics of Border Policies- the Mexico-US border Case appeared first on Hawzhin Azeez. ...

Our Forces Liberate Dozens of Families from the Grip of Daesh

SDF Press - 2018-12-02 19:47
Media Center_ During a qualitative operation, our forces managed to liberate dozens of families, mostly children and women, who were used by Daesh Terrorists as human shields. Our fighters have provided them with essential supplies and medical assistance ...

Our forces liberate dozens of families from the grip of ISIS

SDF Press - 2018-12-02 02:22
Our forces were able to carry out a special operation on Saturday to liberate dozens of families, mostly children and women, who were used by terrorists as a human shields. Our fighters have provided them with essential supplies and medical medicines and ...

RABRIY kindergarten is a place for children’s education and recreation

SDF Press - 2018-11-30 18:40
Al-Hasakah – The self-management represented by the Directorate of Education continues its great support for the children and the establishment of all means that will guarantee them a bright future in its belief that they are the true nucleus in the proce ...

A recreational activity for the children of Raqqa City

SDF Press - 2018-11-30 18:40
Raqqa – Youth and Sports Committee, in coordination with the Education Committee of the Raqqa Civil Council, presented a recreational activity for the children of Raqqa in Ibrahim Hananou School. This is the first activity in Raqqa city, aiming to provide ...

Flash floods kill 4, displace thousands in Iraqi village

Seattle Times - 2018-11-25 04:05
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi military officer says at least two children and two elderly people have been killed in a village in northern Iraq hit by flash floods unleashed by heavy rains. Lt. General Jumaa Anad, head of the emergency operations room, said fi ...

Turkish schools leave Kurdish students behind

The Kurdish Project - 2018-11-24 18:58
The number of children dropping out of school is high in the Kurdish region. The post Turkish schools leave Kurdish students behind appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

A Seminar on Children’s Social Situation Prevented in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-11-23 02:00
The Disciplinary Forces in Sanandaj prevented the organizers of a seminar titled “Reviewing the Social Situation of Children” from holding this ceremony under the pretext of having no permit. The forces dispersed the people who were present at the Fajr Cu ...

'Explorer at heart': American missionary killed in India

FOX News - 2018-11-22 19:47
John Allen Chau spent summers alone in a California cabin as a wilderness emergency responder, led backpacking expeditions in the Northwest's Cascade Mountains, almost lost his leg to a rattlesnake bite, and coached soccer for poor children in Iraq and So ...

'85,000 children may have died from famine in Yemen'

Kurdiu - 2018-11-21 18:45

Mosul children collect scrap metal to make a living

Rûdaw - 2018-11-21 15:57
Many people have no income and need to scavenge to survive ...

"Yemen'de 85 bin çocuk hayatını kaybetti"

BAS News - 2018-11-21 14:52
BasNews- Çocuklara yardım örgütü Save the Children, Yemen'de Nisan 2015 ile Ekim 2018 arasında 85 bin çocuğun açlık ve hastalık nedeniyle hayatını kaybettiğinin tahmin edildiğini açıkladı. İç savaşın hüküm sürdüğü dünyanın en yoksul ülkelerinden biri ola ...

Yemen crisis: 85,000 children 'dead from malnutrition'

BBC - 2018-11-21 01:51
Many thousands of under-fives have died from deprived diets due to the war, a leading charity warns. ...

170 Children return to Baashiqa, Iraq, to attend kindergarten

The Global Coalition - 2018-11-20 23:33
L’article 170 Children return to Baashiqa, Iraq, to attend kindergarten est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Children’s Group of Folklore is honored in Raqqa Civil Council

SDF Press - 2018-11-20 18:37
Raqqa-In recognition of its pioneering and key role, and as part of the ongoing support and encouragement of the children, the Joint Presidency of Raqqa Civil Council, Laila Mustafa, honored the Children’s Heritage Group after hosting them in the meeting ...

House fire kills four children, three adults in Sulaimani's Chamchamal

Kurdistan24 - 2018-11-20 10:19

Conflict, inequality shape lives of Iraq’s children: UNICEF

Rûdaw - 2018-11-19 20:46
"A growing gap between the haves and the have nots sows discord" ...

Documentary: For the Sins of the Fathers: Episode One (English version)

Kurdish Institute of Brussels - 2018-11-19 17:40
VRT’s war correspondent Rudi Vranckx has produced a series of documentaries focusing on the fate of the children of Belgian IS fighters and their partners. How should Belgium treat these children who are too young to bear any responsibility for the acts o ...

“Basma Amal” completes the reception of Mansoura’s children

SDF Press - 2018-11-17 18:04
Basma Amal Kindergarten completes the reception of the children of Mansoura town of Tabqa city, after it was opened by the town reconstruction committee. Adnan Aliyo, Head of the Basma Amal Kindergarten Center, tells us about the target groups: The Safe C ...

Vaccination of 120,000 Children in Raqqa And Its Countryside

SDF Press - 2018-11-17 18:04
Raqqa- Health Committee of Raqqa Civil Council follows vaccine campaigns of polio, which will cover more than 120,000 children in Raqqa and its Countryside. The joint chairman of the Health Committee, Ahmed Ismaili, said that the campaign began on 4/11/20 ...

'Of Fathers and Sons,' a bleak look at children training for jihad

Rûdaw - 2018-11-17 14:43
Film follows son of an al-Nusra founder as he goes from innocent youth to jihadist ...

Zayînî pêşwext, mezintrîn bikûje bo mindallanî jêr 16 sall le Australya biggest killer of children under 16 in Australia

SBS Radio - Podcast - 2018-11-17 02:00

Project to restore the life for children’s Park in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2018-11-14 19:47
Raqqa-Under the motto of “Re- restore the life for Children’s Park “, the TOTAL organization for Relief and Development organization and Peace’s Women organization, in coordination with Environment Committee of the People’s Municipality in Raqqa city, lau ...

Young author shines spotlight on child victims of ISIS

Rûdaw - 2018-11-13 20:27
‘Children around the world should not be treated this way’ ...

Young Kurdish Writer Tells Story of Yezidi Children in Her First Book

BAS News - 2018-11-13 14:22
ERBIL — A young Kurdish writer has published her first book which is dedicated to the story of Yezidi children who have survived the brutality of the Islamic State (IS). Sham Barham, 17, spent months in the IDP camps in the Kurdistan Region to record a s ...

Ex-ISIS captive says son died in her lap from militant fire

Rûdaw - 2018-11-11 05:11
"What is the sin of those innocent children?" ...

Report: Syrian army frees Druze hostages from ISIS

Seth Frantzman - 2018-11-10 05:25
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Four months after they were kidnapped by ISIS in July the 19 women and children hostages have been freed by the Syrian army, according to Syrian […] ...

Iran to execute two Kurdish women on adultery charges

The Kurdish Project - 2018-11-09 04:18
Jnikanlou, a mother of two children, was arrested on allegations of committing adultery in 2017. The post Iran to execute two Kurdish women on adultery charges appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

Cameroon army searches for kidnapped pupils

BBC - 2018-11-07 00:21
A video released of the kidnapped children ends with the man who is holding the camera turning it on himself. ...

We cannot walk away from obligations to provide a safer and better world for our children | The Independent

Independent - 2018-11-05 23:44

‘They have not forgotten about us’: Iraqi children receive messages from London school | The Independent

Independent - 2018-11-05 13:03

At Least 14 Civilians Killed in Coalition Airstrikes in Eastern Syria: Monitor

BAS News - 2018-11-03 21:33
ERBIL - At least 14 civilians were killed in an airstrike conducted by the US-led coalition on Saturday on the Islamic State's (IS) last holdout region of Deir Ezzor in eastern Syria, a monitoring group said. "Fourteen civilians, including five children ...

Two children, grandmother killed in electrical fire

Rûdaw - 2018-11-02 22:42
Three of the injured are still in hospital with burns, smoke inhalation ...

12 years imprisonment for father and his wife tortured three children in Sulaymaniyah

Kurdiu - 2018-11-02 16:39

Venezuela crisis: The mothers giving away their babies

BBC - 2018-11-02 01:39
In the crisis-hit country, women are being forced to make difficult choices about their children. ...

French jihadist mothers in Syria face terrible choice

Rûdaw - 2018-11-01 11:39
"Do I have to abandon my children in order for them to go back to France? ...

Syrian Kurds hold conference in EU capital to press for return of IS wives, children

Gulan Media - 2018-11-01 06:53

Syrian Kurds hold conference in EU capital to press for return of IS wives, children

Kurdistan24 - 2018-11-01 00:48

Press statement: The European women and children of Daesh, and the role of Europe

Kurdish Institute of Brussels - 2018-11-01 00:24
The military campaign, launched by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in coordination with the international coalition, managed to liberate large swathes of lands in north and east of Syria. It is estimated that about 30% of the total area of Syria has be ...

Mosul: Three Children Killed, Wounded in Bomb Explosion

BAS News - 2018-10-30 19:22
ERBIL - At least three children were either killed or wounded after a bomb went off in the yard of a mosque in the city of Mosul on Tuesday. A source said that the incident took place in a mosque in eastern Mosul where the Islamic State (IS) top leader A ...

Air pollution kills 600,000 children each year according to WHO

Gulan Media - 2018-10-30 01:27

Invitation: Press Conference: The European women and children of Daesh, and the role of Europe

Koerdisch Instituut - 2018-10-29 19:07
Invitation Press Conference: The European women and children of DAESH in ROJAVA and North/East Syria, and the role of EUROPE When: 31/10/2018, at 11:00 Where: Press club, Rue Froissart 95: 1040 Brussels The representative of the Autonomous Region in Rojav ...

Yazidi mothers of children by IS face heartbreaking choices

Gulan Media - 2018-10-28 19:37

Yezidi mothers of children by ISIS face heartbreaking choices

Rûdaw - 2018-10-28 14:16
A Yezidi mother is preparing to emigrate, but can't bear leaving her daughter behind whose father was an ISIS fighter ...

Yemen crisis: The sick children trapped by the war

BBC - 2018-10-27 00:18
The BBC's Orla Guerin meets two children who are unable to receive vital healthcare because of the conflict. ...

Jordan searches for survivors after floods kill 20 people, many children 26/10/2018 World

KNNC - 2018-10-26 20:08

France seeks to repatriate French children from Syria

Gulan Media - 2018-10-25 23:17

France to repatriate children of jihadist fighters held in SDF custody

Rûdaw - 2018-10-25 02:16
“It is in the best interest of the children” ...

France plans to repatriate children of jihadist fighters in Syria

Reuters - 2018-10-24 08:47
France is working to bring back children held by Syrian Kurdish forces and belonging to suspected French Islamist militants, but will leave their mothers to be prosecuted by local authorities, French officials said. ...

/ 50 / child receive psychosocial support in “Friends of childhood” center

SDF Press - 2018-10-24 01:34
Hasakah – The Friends of Childhood Center in Hasakah has started to receive children and work to meet all their recreational needs such as sports, games and musical instruments ,50 children at ages of 5 till15 years are included in the center. Raed Al Ali ...

Australia evacuates children off Nauru

BBC - 2018-10-23 00:31
The move comes amid reports of a mental health crisis affecting young people on the island. ...

Children displaced from Kirkuk, Tuz Khurmatu missing out on education

Rûdaw - 2018-10-22 21:06
Baghdad cut funding for IDP camp schools ...

'Fake death' man's wife kills self and children

BBC - 2018-10-18 04:24
The man is alleged to have faked his death for an insurance payout - but did not tell his wife. ...

Woman kills herself, two children after husband fakes his death

Gulan Media - 2018-10-18 01:00

Children of Islamic State group live under a stigma in Iraq

FOX News - 2018-10-16 07:16
A family of six lost children lives quietly in a small apartment among strangers in this northern Iraqi city. ...

Turkey releases sole survivor of migrant boat tragedy that killed 34

Rûdaw - 2018-10-16 07:15
"The boat sank with all the children" ...

15/10/2018 'Vampire' discovered buried in Cemetery of Children in Italy

KNNC - 2018-10-16 07:00

15/10/2018 Iraq IS militants' children in Iraq's orphanages

KNNC - 2018-10-16 07:00

Human Trafficking Group Captured in Iraq's Diwaniya

BAS News - 2018-10-16 06:23
ERBIL - A group of human traffickers were captured on Monday in the Iraqi province of Diwaniya, said the interior ministry in a statement. According to the statement, four women alongside a man were caught with two children while attempting to sell them ...
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