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Bomb Targets Civilian House in Kurdistan's Halabja

BAS News - 2018-06-10 12:25
ERBIL - A bomb targeted a civilian house in Kurdistan Region's Halabja city on early Sunday morning, resulting in serious damage to the surrounding properties. According to Kurdistan 24, a sound bomb went off at 2:35 am (Erbil time) in the Sharawani neig ...

Bombing Kills, Injures Dozens in Iraq’s Diyala

BAS News - 2018-06-09 21:27
ERBIL — At least one civilian was killed and 23 others were wounded on Saturday after a bomb blast hit Khalis district in Diyala province. Uday al-Khdran, the Mayor of the town has confirmed the casualty figures, saying that the blast had taken place in ...

String of explosions hit Kirkuk on Friday night

Waar Media - 2018-06-09 14:47
WAAR-DUHOK: A string of explosions hit central Kirkuk on Friday, leaving at least one civilian dead. According to initial reports, also seven other people were wounded as the result of the bombing. The blast is said to have taken place on Quds street. It ...

Coalition Response to Amnesty Report on Civilian Casualties in Raqqa

The Global Coalition - 2018-06-05 21:59
Read below the response of the Global Coalition to the Amnesty International report focusing on civilian casualties in the battle to liberate Raqqa from Daesh, which was published on June 5th. L’article Coalition Response to Amnesty Report on Civilian Ca ...

Landmine Kills Peshmerga in Erbil's Soran

BAS News - 2018-06-05 14:25
ERBIL - A Kurdish Peshmerga was killed by a landmine on the mountain areas in Soran district of Erbil governorate, police said. Imad Rekani, head of local Police Department, told BasNews that they were informed overnight on Monday of missing a civilian o ...

Directorate of Civil Registry in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2018-05-24 04:40
Almost a year after the liberation of Tabqa city and the establishment of the democratic civil administration of Tabqa , the establishment of official circles, including Record civilian to see the conditions of civilians, especially those who do not have ...

Pictures: Flood Hits Soran, Hundreds Affected

BAS News - 2018-05-09 23:21
ERBIL — Heavy rainfall since Tuesday has resulted in a flash flood in Soran district of Erbil province, damaging civilian houses. Biryar Balaki, a spokesperson for Soran directorate of civil defence forces, told BasNews that at least 150 civilian houses ...

Bomb Blast Kills One in Northwest Kirkuk

BAS News - 2018-05-02 22:09
ERBIL — At least one civilian was killed in a bomb explosion on Wednesday in northwest of Kirkuk Province, a source said. Speaking to Baghdad Today, the unnamed security source said that the explosion was from an Islamic State (IS) war remnant. The blast ...

Landmine Kills One on Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2018-04-30 22:23
ERBIL — One civilian was killed on Monday after stepping on a landmine on the border areas of Kurdistan Region, a local source confirmed. Haider Hassan Shwan, 40, was hit by the landmine in the mountainous areas of Choman district in northeast Erbil prov ...

Bombing Wounds One South of Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-04-28 21:32
ERBIL — An improvised explosive device went off on Saturday in a district south of the Iraqi capital, leaving one civilian injured. Speaking to al-Sumariya News, a security source said that the bomb was attached beneath the victim’s vehicle. The attack t ...

Kurdistan: Landmine Kills One

BAS News - 2018-04-19 22:57
ERBIL — A landmine on Tuesday exploded at a Kurdish civilian in the border areas of Kurdistan Region, resulting in his immediate death. The incident reportedly took place in Jublakhi village near Dukan subdistrict, Sulaymaniyah province. Revealing the id ...

Armed Men Attack, Loot House of Kurdish Civilian in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2018-04-16 23:49
ERBIL - A group of unidentified armed men raided on Monday the house of a Kurdish engineer in Kirkuk province, looting his properties. A security official who wished to remain anonymous said that the suspects have committed the crime in Rzgari neighborho ...

Iraq Sentences Seven IS Members to Death

BAS News - 2018-04-09 20:06
ERBIL — An Iraqi court on Monday sentenced seven individuals to death over their membership to the Islamic State (IS) and crimes against civilians. “Seven IS leaders were handed down death sentences as they were convicted of killing 200 civilian people i ...

Landmine Chops Civilian’s Leg on Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2018-04-07 00:34
ERBIL — A landmine remnant from the Iran-Iraq war exploded at a civilian on Friday and reportedly chopped his leg. The victim, 65, is a resident of Mergasour subdistrict, northwest Erbil Province, a local official told BasNews. The area where the inciden ...

Hundreds of civilians flee Afrin

Nadia Murad - 2018-04-03 20:21
"Yezidi genocide survivor and UN Goodwill Ambassador Nadia Murad issued a warning on Monday about the safety of the Yezidi minority and the whole civilian population in Afrin. “There is only one road through which people can leave the city” that is “unde ...

IS Kills Four Arab Tribe Members in Mosul Plains

BAS News - 2018-03-28 13:39
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) militants have killed in an attack four members of a prominent Sunni Arab tribe in the Nineveh Plains. Mozahim Ahmed, a local citizen told BasNews that the civilian victims were from Shamar tribe residing in Baaj district, ...

Kurdish Civilian Loses a Leg as Hit by Turkish Airstrike

BAS News - 2018-03-27 15:01
ERBIL - Doctors had to amputate one leg of the Kurdish tourist who was severely wounded by the Turkish warplanes last Thursday in northern Duhok province, said a close relative of the victim. Nihad Sleman was badly injured when the Turkish warplanes star ...

Armed Men Gun Down Kurdish Civilian in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2018-03-26 22:42
ERBIL — A group of unidentified armed men on Monday shot dead a Kurdish resident of Kirkuk after opening fire at him. Identified as Hamza, the victim was working as a guard at a school, police source confirmed. He was shot four times from a passing vehic ...

Turkish Jets Bombard Kurdistan Borders, Wounding One Civilian

BAS News - 2018-03-25 17:12
ERBIL - Turkish jets carried out a number of bombardments around Shiladze town in Kurdistan Region, following by severally wounding a person. Hussein Rekani, a local resident told BasNews that a Kurdish young man who was visiting the area with some of hi ...

Pictures: Turkey-backed Militias Started Looting Afrin

BAS News - 2018-03-18 22:49
ERBIL — The Syrian militias allied with Turkey have started looting civilian shops and homes after entering the Kurdish city of Afrin on Sunday, a monitoring group said. The fighters of Syrian Free Army (SFA), which is backed by Ankara, break into shops, ...

In Pictures: Genocide in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-03-18 17:51
WAAR-DUHOK: The military invasion of the Turkish army that started on 19 January with the support of jihadist groups has reached the center of Afrin for three days. Over the past 58 days, the Turkish city has killed more than 300 people from the civilian ...

UN: Deeply Alarming Reports from Afrin

BAS News - 2018-03-17 21:46
ERBIL — The United Nations has warned of alarming reports about civilian casualties in the Turkish bombardments on the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin. “We have been receiving deeply alarming reports from Afrin in Syria about civilian deaths and injuries ...

Hashd al-Shaabi Occupy Civilian Properties in Tuz Khurmatu: Official

BAS News - 2018-03-17 18:18
ERBIL - The Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militiamen in Tuz Khurkatu have not invaded the city, but also several houses of those who were displaced during the October invasions, using them as their headquarters, said a Kurdish official. "Since the invas ...

Strikes on Afrin hospital and civilian convoys kill 47: SDF, monitor

K24 - 2018-03-17 16:04
Syrian civilians wounded in a hospital in the northwest Syrian city of Afrin after the city and the hospital were bombarded by the Turkish army and their allied militiamen, Afrin city, Rojava, Syria, March 16, 2018. (Photos: Afrin Media Center) ...

Turkish invasion army attacked at Afrin hospital

SDF Press - 2018-03-17 11:08
The military aircraft of the Turkish invasion army launched raids on the city of Afrin last evening and the bombing of the Afrin hospital led to the occurrence of civilian casualties from the bombing of the hospital. SDF.Media Center ...

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 ...

UN: Disturbing Reports from Afrin Despite Calls for Ceasefire

BAS News - 2018-03-05 01:05
ERBIL — Panos Moumtzis, the United Nations Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syrian crisis, said on Sunday that they continue to receive disturbing reports from Afrin about civilian casualties of the Turkish assaults. He said he remains deeply co ...

212 Civilian Casualties Since the Start of Turkish Assaults on Afrin

BAS News - 2018-03-05 00:52
ERBIL — Since the launch of the Turkish military offensive on the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin, a total of 212 civilians have been killed by the Turkish army and Ankara backed the Free Syrian Army (FSA) militias, said Afrin Health Council. The medical ...

In solemn ceremony, Afrin martyrs bid farewell

ANHA - 2018-03-01 21:56
Thousands of Afrin canton’s people bid martyrs who fell in the Resistance of the Age farewell, including a civilian martyr as they repelled the attacks of the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries. ...

ANHA camera monitors destruction volume in Mirkan

ANHA - 2018-03-01 12:40
Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries bombing on Mirkan village in Mobata area caused significant damage to civilian houses, resulted to the martyrdom of one civilian and injuring 3 others. ...

Video … Details of Yilankuz massacre

ANHA - 2018-02-28 10:24
The Turkish occupation army committed a massacre of civilians in Yilankuz village in Janders area, 5 civilians were martyred and injuring a civilian, while the co-chair of Health Council in Afrin canton Anjela Resho that since the beginning of the Turkish ...

A civilian was injured by a Turkish shelling targeting Badina

ANHA - 2018-02-28 10:24
A civilian was seriously wounded by the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries on Badina town related to Mobata district resulted in injury of 35-year-old Abdo Rasheed from the village of Qatma, who was ill and was taken to a hospital in Afrin . ...

Russia Plans Civilian Evacuation from Syria’s Ghouta

BAS News - 2018-02-26 23:40
ERBIL — The Syrian Regime will abide by a five-hour daily truce in eastern Ghouta to allow the evacuation of civilians from the troubled city, said Russia’s Ministry of Defence. The report comes after President Vladimir Putin ordered the partial ceasefir ...

Lifting civilian Rashid Sydo’s corpse from rubble

ANHA - 2018-02-26 23:13
The rescue teams of the Kurdish Red Crescent lifted on Monday the corpse of the citizen Rashid Abdul Hannan Sydo from the rubble to join the civilian martyrs’ convoy in the result of the Turkish aggression against Afrin. ...

SDF: Turkish state kills civilians, lies

ANHA - 2018-02-25 15:42
(SDF) media center lied the Turkish state in its fabrication of the armed convoy heading towards Afrin, knowing that it was the civilian convoy of al ...

Turkey Targets Convoy Carrying Civilians to Afrin: YPG

BAS News - 2018-02-23 23:52
ERBIL — Brusk Heseke, a spokesperson of the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) slammed Turkish assault on a convoy that was carrying civilians whom had come from Jazeer and Euphrates to Afrin region to support to the city. Civilian who wanted ...
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