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Gibraltar rejects US request to detain Grace 1 tankerRûdaw - 2019-08-19 03:27
Gibraltar’s Supreme Court released the Grace 1 and its cargo on Thursday ...
Turkish court acquits Reporters Without Borders representative of 'terror propaganda'France24 - 2019-08-18 18:43
Turkish Supreme Court says accusations of political influence are unjust | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-18 12:40
Trump’s DOJ tells Supreme Court it is legal to fire transgender workers – Raw StoryRawstory - 2019-08-17 22:50
Gibraltar to decide fate of Grace 1 as US moves to seize tankerRûdaw - 2019-08-15 15:47
“The matter will return to the Supreme Court of Gibraltar at 4:00pm today Gibraltar to decide fate of Grace 1 as US moves to seize tanker ...
Five Years of Imprisonment for a Kurdish CivilianKurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-12 02:01
Aref Mohammadi, a Kurdish civilian from the village of Bavan in the Margevar area of Orumiyeh, was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment by the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh. Kurdistan Human Rights… The post Five Years of Imprisonment for a Kur ...
Turkish regime's war crimes in NE Syria to be taken to the ICCANF - 2019-08-11 11:28
The Union of Lawyers in Raqqa is preparing to document the war crimes committed by the Erdoğan regime in northern and eastern Syria, which will be handed over to the International Criminal Court. ...
Turkish court rules letter criticising Turkey’s assault on Afrin was not terror propaganda | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-11 03:15
Six Kurdish citizens in the Hawraman district of Sarvabad were sentenced to prisonKurdpa - 2019-08-10 06:20
Kurdpa Agency: Marivan Revolutionary Court sentences six Kurdish citizens from Hawraman district of Sarvabad. ...
Iran sentences 6 Kurdish villagers for "supporting PJAK"ANF - 2019-08-09 12:42
Villagers who had been detained by Iranian forces in the Sile village of Rojhilat’s Hawraman district last year were issued prison sentences by an Iranian court. ...
First academic acquitted after Turkey’s Constitutional Court ruling over peace petition | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-09 07:33
Six Kurdish Civilians Sentenced to ImprisonmentKurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-09 02:00
Six civilians from the village of Celin of Hewraman have been sentenced to three months to four years in prison by the Marivan Islamic Revolutionary Court for cooperating with one of the… The post Six Kurdish Civilians Sentenced to Imprisonment appeared ...
Turkish court acquits RSF representative, two others - ReutersReuters - 2019-08-08 22:28
Turkish court lifts block on foreign-backed monitoring group website | News | WSAUWSAU - 2019-08-08 22:28
Turkish judges unlikely to obey court decision protecting freedom of expression - columnist | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-08 17:09
Yezidis submit thousands of genocide testimonies – but still no int’l courtRûdaw - 2019-08-07 15:27
Calls for an international court to try ISIS perpetrators has so far gone unheeded ...
Ankara Treaty of 1926 is Illegal, It should be called off by International Court of Human RightsE-Kurd - 2019-08-07 14:23
Abdul-Qahar Mustafa | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In 1926, Iraq and Turkey signed a treaty called Ankara Treaty. The treaty was based on deciding the borders between Turkey and Iraq. According to the treaty, Turkish president Mustafa Kemal Ataturk gave some l ...
Turkish court prohibits 136 websites and social media accounts: monitorE-Kurd - 2019-08-07 14:23
ISTANBUL,— A Turkish court has banned 136 websites and social media accounts mainly belonging to organizations and people critical of President Tayyip Erdogan’s government, a monitoring group said on Tuesday, fuelling criticism of state censorship. Biane ...
Monitor: Turkish Court Prohibits 136 Websites | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-08-07 10:27
Human Rights Group Calls On Turkey To Revoke Court Decision To Block 136 Websites - UrduPointUrdupoint - 2019-08-07 00:17
Constitutional court rules Turkish academics were wrongfully charged with terror propaganda | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-08-06 12:23
The verdict of a Kurdish singer\'s floggings was carried out in Urmia\'s courtKurdpa - 2019-08-04 03:37
Gezi case court board changedANF - 2019-08-01 09:45
The Council of Judges and Prosecutors (HSK) changed the court board of the Gezi case. ...
The verdict of a Kurdish singer's floggings was carried out in Urmia's courtKurdpa - 2019-08-01 06:27
Kurdpa Agency: A sentence of 100 lashes of a Kurdish singer was executed in Urmia Central Prison in District 4 of the Court. ...
Turkmen, Arab parties in Kirkuk reject Iraqi court's view on disRûdaw - 2019-07-31 20:45
Kurdish writer Gulgeş Deryaspî remanded in custodyANF - 2019-07-31 09:44
Kurdish writer Gulgeş Deryaspî who was detained in operation in Bitlis was remanded in custody by the court. ...
Iraqi court says areas remain disputed, Article 140 can be implementedRûdaw - 2019-07-31 00:43
"The goal of placing and legislating Article 140 of the constitution remains mandatory, and all of it needs to be implemented ...
Dubai ruler’s wife seeks 'forced marriage protection order' in English courtKurdiu - 2019-07-30 23:08
Article 140 on disputed areas ‘remains in effect’: Iraq’s supreme federal courtE-Kurd - 2019-07-30 22:57
BAGHDAD,— The Federal Supreme Court of Iraq ruled on Tuesday that Article 140 of the 2005 Constitution will remain in effect until implemented. Spokesperson for the Court Iyas Samok said that the court had “considered the request of the Council of Repres ...
Iraq’s Supreme Federal Court: Article 140 on disputed areas ‘remains in effect’Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-30 16:24
Commission of Integrity calls on Iraqi Kurdistan gov’t to establish anti-corruption judicial courtE-Kurd - 2019-07-30 12:47
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan’s Commission of Integrity on Monday submitted a request to the new Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) cabinet to establish a court of justice focused solely on corruption cases. Musheer Ibrahim, th ...
Kurdistan watchdog calls KRG to establish anti-corruption judicial courtKurdistan24 - 2019-07-29 22:28
Sulaymaniyah Court issues arrest warrant for Shaswar Abdul WahidKurdiu - 2019-07-29 21:00
Arrest warrant issued for New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid in fraud caseE-Kurd - 2019-07-29 14:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A court in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan issued an arrest order for New Generation President and businessman Shaswar Abdulwahid late on Sunday in connection with a fraud lawsuit. Multiple shareholders of Chavi Lan ...
Pro-gov’t media blasts Turkey’s Constitutional Court over peace academics ruling | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-29 14:52
Kurdish court issues arrest warrant against New Generation leader over claims of ‘deception‘Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-29 09:35
Mario Cerciello Rega: US student reportedly confesses to killing policemanBBC - 2019-07-28 00:46
Two teenage Americans have appeared in court following the fatal stabbing in central Rome on Friday. ...
U.S. Supreme Court lets Trump use disputed funds for border wallYahoo - 2019-07-27 16:22
Constitutional Court clears 9 academics who signed peace appealANF - 2019-07-27 10:12
The Constitutional Court in Turkey has ruled that the freedom of expression of 9 academics who appealed for peace in the country has been violated. ...
Turkey court says academics’ rights violated over peace petition | World | thenews.com.pk | KarachiThenews - 2019-07-27 09:01
Trump administration to spend $2.5bn in Pentagon funds on border wall following Supreme Court rulingYahoo - 2019-07-27 08:51
Court says Turkey violated petition-signing scholars' rights - San Antonio Express-NewsMysanantonio - 2019-07-27 06:55
Turkish court rules academics’ rights violated in Kurdish letter case: AnadoluE-Kurd - 2019-07-26 23:18
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s highest court on Friday ruled the sentencing of nine academics for signing a letter in 2016 that called for an end to the conflict in the country’s southeast amounted to a violation of their rights, state-owned Anadolu agency said. Th ...
Turkish court rules academics' rights violated in Kurdish letter case: Anadolu - ReutersReuters - 2019-07-26 18:19
Turkish court rules academics' rights violated in Kurdish ...Trust - 2019-07-26 17:38
DARE: Bipartisan Senators Introduce Bill to Challenge New EPA Policy and Supreme Court Ruling on FOIA - PEN AmericaPEN - 2019-07-26 08:44
Iraqi Kurdish human trafficking gang sentenced in UKE-Kurd - 2019-07-25 20:25
LONDON, (BBC),— A two-year investigation uncovered a network specialising in the illegal movement of people from Iraq and the Kurdistan region. Eleven people were sentenced following trials at Woolwich Crown Court. They were convicted of offences includi ...
Is putting Islamic jurists with veto power on Iraq’s Supreme Court a constitutional requirement or a legislative choice?Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-25 03:07
Majida Sanaan-Guharzi ...
Armenian minority scores rare win in Turkey’s top court over election of new patriarchNeweurope - 2019-07-24 12:24
Dutch court convicts Islamic State militant of war crimesGulan Media - 2019-07-23 21:53
Turkish court sentences hundreds of coup ′ringleaders′ | News | DW | 20.06.2019DW - 2019-07-23 06:09
Justification of court decisions – an overview - Newsletters - International Law OfficeInternationallawoffice - 2019-07-22 23:34
Turkish court acquits 3 journalists of supporting terrorism - UPI.comUPI - 2019-07-22 22:56
Victory in court is bittersweet for Turkish media rights activists | | AWThearabweekly - 2019-07-21 19:51
DIe Linke deputy to face court for posting a PKK flag photoANF - 2019-07-20 11:07
Hamburg State Assembly Die Linke Group Co-Chair Cansu Özdemir will appear in Court for a PKK flag photo she posted on Twitter. ...
Top Turkish court rejects opposition's referendum challengeFrance24 - 2019-07-20 10:33
Man jailed for killing UK teenager in GoaBBC - 2019-07-20 00:27
Samson D'Souza was found guilty of "culpable homicide not amounting to murder" by an Indian court. ...
Appeals court upholds Trump move to drop mine pollution ruleYahoo - 2019-07-19 19:13
Turkish Court Jails Professor Deported from Moldova | Balkan InsightBalkaninsight - 2019-07-19 18:06
Gezi Park Trial: Court insists of keeping Kavala in prisonANF - 2019-07-19 08:36
At second hearing of the Gezi Park Resistance trial, the prosecutor demanded the continuation of the arrests of Osman Kavala and Yiğit Aksakoğlu. ...
Turkish court acquits RSF representative | Pakistan | thenews.com.pk | PindiThenews - 2019-07-19 01:57
PEN America is "Deeply Relieved" that Turkish Court Tossed Spurious Charges Against Journalists and Activists After Three-Year Legal Battle - PEN AmericaPEN - 2019-07-18 15:00
Journalist Evren to remain in custodyANF - 2019-07-18 13:24
The hearing for imprisoned journalist Kibriye Evren was held in the Diyarbakir Heavy Penal Court No.5. The court ruled for the continuation of arrest. ...
Turkish court acquits Reporters Without Borders representative and two othersIrishtimes - 2019-07-18 02:14
Top Turkish court rejects application claiming internet censorship violates freedom of expression | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-18 02:14
Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens diesYahoo - 2019-07-18 00:54
Turkish court rules to keep pro-Kurdish lawmaker Demirtaş in jail | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-07-17 21:51
“Preventing the triaI of ISIS members is another plot”ANF - 2019-07-17 17:43
Abdulkerim Siko said there is a need for an international court in North and East Syria for the trial of ISIS gangs and added that preventing the trials would constitute another plot. ...
Turkey court acquits RSF representative of 'terror propaganda'Rappler - 2019-07-17 15:01
Haut et Court TV Forges Ties With Israeli Creatives on TV Drama – VarietyVariety - 2019-07-17 12:35
Italian court sentenced Mullah Krekar to 12 years in prisonKurdiu - 2019-07-16 17:12
Italy sentences Kurdish Islamic radical Mullah Krekar to 12 years in prisonE-Kurd - 2019-07-16 13:08
ROME,— Iraqi Kurdish Islamic radical cleric Mullah Krekar was sentenced to twelve years in prison on terrorism charges by an Italian court on Thursday, the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) has reported. Krekar, whose real name is Najmaddin Faraj ...
Bulgaria appellate court rules to extradite Kurd to TurkeyBalkaneu - 2019-07-16 09:34
The verdict of a Kurdish citizen has increased in the appeals court with the pressure of the Ministry of IntelligenceKurdpa - 2019-07-15 14:33
Kurdpa Agency: The verdict of a Kurdish citizen from Piranshahr with the pressure of the Ministry of Intelligence increased in the Urmia Appeal Court. ...
Equal marriage becomes effective in EcuadorANF - 2019-07-14 12:58
With the official publication of the ruling on the case of the Constitutional Court, dated June 12, equal marriage in Ecuador is now legal. ...
Germany must repatriate IS fighter's wife and children from Syria - court | EuronewsEuronews - 2019-07-13 17:51
Cypriot court rejects Germany's request to extradite alleged terrorist - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2019-07-13 16:56
Denmark illegally refused family reunification of Turkish nationals: EU court - The LocalThelocal - 2019-07-13 12:59
Constitutional Court: Demolition of monument a violationANF - 2019-07-13 12:18
The Constitutional Court ruled that the demolition of the "Monument to Humanity" in Kars violated the right to freedom of expression of its author. ...
German court: ISIS families must be repatriatedANF - 2019-07-13 08:51
A local court in Berlin took on the case of the wife and 3 children of an ISIS member who are currently in a camp in Rojava Kurdistan, and ruled to repatriate ISIS families. ...
Cyprus court refuses to approve extradition of Kurdish man to Germany - Cyprus MailCyprus Mail - 2019-07-12 18:52
Germany must repatriate Islamic State families from Syria: courtE-Kurd - 2019-07-12 12:00
BERLIN,— A Berlin court has ruled that Germany’s foreign ministry should repatriate from Syria the German wife and three children of a suspected Islamic State fighter, in what a court spokesman said was the first such ruling against the government. The m ...
Germany must repatriate from Syria IS fighter's wife and children: court - ReutersReuters - 2019-07-11 21:37
Armenian community's religious freedom violated: Turkey top court - PanARMENIAN.NetPanarmenian - 2019-07-11 10:11
Second federal court judge rejects Justice Department request to swap-out lawyers – Raw StoryRawstory - 2019-07-11 03:28
SDF official says international court solution to foreign ISIS problemKurdistan24 - 2019-07-10 20:49
Joint statement: ‘European Court of Human Rights fails students with disabilities’ : EU ReporterEureporter - 2019-07-10 09:03
ICC Registrar: There is legal basis for an international courtANF - 2019-07-09 17:16
Registrar of the International Criminal Court (ICC) International Court of Justice Dominique Inchauspe spoke about the possible legal bases for an international court for ISIS trials. ...
European rights court fines Moldova for expelling Turkish teachers - Stockholm Center for FreedomStockholmcf - 2019-07-09 02:16
Seven years imprisonment for a Kurdish citizen has just confirmed by the appeals courtKurdpa - 2019-07-08 23:40
Kurdpa Agency: The Appeals Court endorsed the verdict of a seven-year imprisonment of a Kurdish citizen from Piranshahr. ...
10,000 foreign ‘terrorists’ still held by YPG: spokesmanRûdaw - 2019-07-07 09:14
"Rojava believes an international court should be established" ...
ISIS victims: ISIS members must be tried in international courtANF - 2019-07-06 12:33
Victims of several ISIS massacres spoke in the ISIS forum organized by the NRLS and said ISIS members must be tried in international courts so similar structures don’t emerge again. ...
Sardinia court: No special surveillance for YPG internationalistANF - 2019-07-06 12:06
Cagliari tribunal has rejected special surveillance measures against an internationalist who went to Rojava. ...
Lawyers hold 183rd demonstration for Tahir ElciANF - 2019-07-05 17:10
Another demonstration was held for Tahir Elci in front of the Diyarbakir Court House protesting the Forensics Institution decision to not issue a new report. ...
Lawyers applied to lift ban on demos in VanANF - 2019-07-05 11:43
Lawyers in Van applied to the court to lift ban on demonstrations. ...
Landmark ruling by Romanian appeals court confirms problems in the rule of law in Turkey – Nordic MonitorNordicmonitor - 2019-07-04 12:51
Detainees from the Sheladize resistance sentencedANF - 2019-07-03 16:07
15 people detained in the aftermath of the Sheladize resistance faced a judge today and the Deralok Court issued fines of 100.000 Iraqi dinars to 15 people, while the people on trial argued that they did nothing wrong. ...
Portland protesters arrested during violent demonstrations appear in court [Video]Yahoo - 2019-07-03 15:59
German court supports Facebook’s Kurdish censorshipANF - 2019-07-03 15:14
A Munich court issued the verdict for the case of Kerem Schamberger against Facebook for closing his account for sharing a statement criticizing the PKK ban, ruling in favor of Facebook. ...