Breaking News from Kurdistan, Europe and Middle East
Call to join the “big dip” for Hasankeyf on 14 JulyANF - 2019-06-20 10:08
On the second Sunday of July each year, people in Europe and beyond join the “big dip” into rivers and lakes as part of a campaign for the conservation and renaturation of our freshwater ecosystems. ...
Iran says it will not give Europe more time to save nuclear dealGulan Media - 2019-06-19 14:59
Testimony before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe | Human Rights WatchHRW - 2019-06-18 11:46
Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? - InfoMigrantsInfomigrants - 2019-06-18 11:46
Turkey referendum: Could Erdogan resume executions? | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 24.04.2017DW - 2019-06-18 06:30
50 migrants die on way to Europe through Turkey in 2019 – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-06-17 06:27
Islamophobia will not solve Europe or Asia's problems | Hungary | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-06-16 19:43
Elsewhere in emerging Europe - Emerging Europe | News, Intelligence, CommunityEmerging Europe - 2019-06-16 19:43
Awareness Improves As Turkey Leads In the Possession of Cryptocurrency in Europe - BTCNNBtCNN - 2019-06-15 10:15
Elif Shafak’s Diary: Censorship in Turkey, social media trolls and Europe in fluxNewstatesman - 2019-06-14 08:24
Turkey’s Three Moments of Truth - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegieeurope - 2019-06-13 19:46
Elif Shafak’s Diary: Censorship in Turkey, a dead prostitute in a bin, social media trolls and Europe in fluxNewstatesman - 2019-06-12 23:31
In Morocco, Europe sides with occupier over occupied | New InternationalistNewint - 2019-06-11 21:41
Young Kurd finishes third in Mrs Netherlands Europe 2019 pageantKurdistan24 - 2019-06-11 00:49
Can Erdogan mend fences with US, Europe while saving face?Al Monitor - 2019-06-10 17:53
Iran urges Europe to normalize economic ties with it or face consequencesGulan Media - 2019-06-09 20:01
The 32nd Mihrican Festival kicked off in HannoverANF - 2019-06-09 09:33
The 32nd edition of Mihrican, the longest-running festival of Kurds living in Europe,has kicked off with great enthusiasm in Hannover. ...
Kurdish woman Soelien Dosky finishes 3rd in Mrs Netherlands Europe 2019 pageantE-Kurd - 2019-06-08 09:28
HAGUE,— A young Kurdish woman in Holland finished in third place in the Mrs Netherlands Europe 2019 beauty pageant over the weekend. Soelien Dosky, 25, was named third runner-up—which in that particular contest means third, not fourth place—in the Mrs Ne ...
SC Johnson Europe Earns Best Multinational Workplace Honor – Press Releases on CSRwire.comCsrwire - 2019-06-07 08:54
US follows Europe's lead in prosecuting those who help migrantsPRI - 2019-06-07 08:54
US Syria envoy says ‘no role’ for Europe in proposed safe zoneAl Monitor - 2019-06-07 07:41
Europe is criminalizing humanitarian aid | openDemocracyOpendemocracy - 2019-06-05 23:26
Europe Must Speak with One Voice on North Macedonia | Balkan InsightBalkaninsight - 2019-06-03 13:45
Suspect arrested in Utrecht after three killed in tram shooting - Europe - RFIRFI - 2019-06-03 00:12
Financial Mirror dot com - EUROPE: European election is breaking taboos in CyprusFinancialmirror - 2019-06-02 17:52
Turkey: Erdogan influence bars mayors-elect from office | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 01.06.2019DW - 2019-06-01 15:27
KON-MED called on people to join First Yazidi Culture FestivalANF - 2019-06-01 09:33
KON-MED called on all people in Europe to join the First Yazidi Cultural Festival to be held in Cologne. ...
Inside Europe: Remembering Turkey′s disappeared | Media Center | DW | 31.05.2019DW - 2019-05-31 15:32
Dutch police arrest suspect in Utrecht shooting; threat level reduced, Europe News & Top Stories - The Straits TimesStraitstimes - 2019-05-31 09:17
Turkey breaks up 'Europe’s biggest people smuggling ring' | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-05-31 06:29
Iran open to talks with Europe, but not on defense: Supreme Leader KhameneiRûdaw - 2019-05-30 01:44
Bolton: It's clear these tanker attacks were naval mines almost certainly from Iran ...
Europe: Turkey improves migration policy; anti-PKK actions should be measuredGulan Media - 2019-05-29 20:37
Europe: Turkey improves migration policy; anti-PKK actions shoulRûdaw - 2019-05-29 19:03
A prime minister felled by Europe - will she be the last? | The TribuneTribune242 - 2019-05-29 17:30
EU Elections Spotlight Europe’s Weakened Left – ConsortiumnewsConsortiumnews - 2019-05-28 12:14
Sinn Féin Anderson topped the poll and is confirmed in EuropeANF - 2019-05-28 10:03
Sinn Féin Martina Anderson’s performance in the Six Counties was a highlight for Sinn Féin. ...
Europe must take responsibility for jihadist ‘foreign fighters’ » Albuquerque JournalAbqjournal - 2019-05-27 10:45
Erdogan seeks more help from Trump than he may be ready to give - Europe - StripesStripes - 2019-05-26 10:37
The Republic of Ireland has voted for Europe and unityANF - 2019-05-25 12:13
An official RTE-TG4-Red C exit poll following the Republic Ireland elections predicted Sinn Féin should be able to hold onto its three seats in the European Parliament, while the Green party is in surprise contention to win up to three seats. ...
Action in solidarity with the hunger strikers in StuttgartANF - 2019-05-25 08:39
Demonstrations in solidarity with the hunger strike and death fast resistance continue to be held all over Europe. ...
Malta named most LGBTIQ-friendly country in Europe | QNewsQnews - 2019-05-24 19:20
Could US sanctions on Iran create new migrant crisis for Europe? | News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-05-24 15:05
Ignatius: Europe needs to claim its ISIS fighters in Syria | HeraldNet.comHeraldnet - 2019-05-24 13:11
France Takes in Another 28 Kurdish Yezidi FamiliesBAS News - 2019-05-24 12:37
ERBIL — The Republic of France has taken in another group of 28 Kurdish Yezidi families who have survived the brutality of the Islamic State (IS). According to an official statement by the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, the Yezidis were flown fr ...
Protest against isolation in Munich and MunsterANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
Protests and actions to support the hunger strike and death fast resistance are being organised all around Europe. ...
UK must not 'export its political crisis' to Europe: French politician LoiseauYahoo - 2019-05-22 09:38
Europe will not succumb to Iran ultimatums, says French finance ministerGulan Media - 2019-05-22 06:13
Trump to visit Ireland during Europe trip in early June: White HouseYahoo - 2019-05-22 02:55
Council of Europe anti-torture Committee visits Turkey - 2019 NewsCOE - 2019-05-21 12:12
Has the UN lost the refugee debate in Europe? - SWI swissinfo.chSwissinfo - 2019-05-21 12:12
First screening of documentary "Gitmek" in EuropeANF - 2019-05-21 12:00
The documentary “Gitmek” (“Going”) tells the story of the 33 revolutionaries murdered in Suruç and is now being screened in Europe as part of the SGDF's campaign ‘We defended together, we build together’. ...
CPT visited Imrali and many others prisonsANF - 2019-05-21 08:45
A delegation of the Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) carried out an ad hoc visit to Turkey from 6 to 17 May 2019. ...
LGBT+ rights: Estonia ranks 21st on Rainbow Europe map - Estonian WorldEstonianworld - 2019-05-21 06:16
Too much has been sacrificed to allow Brexit to destroy Europe’s unity | Business | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-05-20 03:34
These are the best and worst countries in Europe for LGBT+ policies | World Economic ForumWeforum - 2019-05-19 12:24
European actions to support hunger strike and death fastANF - 2019-05-19 10:59
Actions and demonstrations continue all over Europe to support the hunger strike resistance and break the silence around this resistance. ...
Kurdes: Oçalan redevient incontournable dans le contexte politique turc - Europe - RFIRFI - 2019-05-19 03:26
Turkey – Freedom of expression (13.05.19) - France-Diplomatie - Ministère de l’Europe et des Affaires étrangèresDiplomatie - 2019-05-19 01:02
Armenian FM's speech at 129th Session of Committee of Ministers of Council of EuropeNEWS - 2019-05-18 15:01
France charges Brussels Jewish Museum killer with Syria hostage-taking - Europe - RFIRFI - 2019-05-18 11:59
Erdogan accuses US and Europe of ‘meddling’ after Turkey vote | Arab NewsArabnews - 2019-05-18 11:20
Actions in solidarity with the hunger strike resistance in EuropeANF - 2019-05-18 08:37
Demonstrations, protests and actions to support the hunger strike and death fast resistance continue in Europe. ...
Europe Tests the Boundaries on IranInternational Crisis Group - 2019-05-18 01:02
A New Trade Vehicle Could Preserve the Nuclear Deal’s Core Bargain ...
Kurds rally ahead of local elections testing Turkish leader - Europe - StripesStripes - 2019-05-17 16:57
Anti-Semitism and Islamophobia in Europe: The eternal Muslim - Qantara.deQantara - 2019-05-17 15:28
Yazidis in Europe prepare for 1st Ezidxan Cultural FestivalANF - 2019-05-17 13:33
Yazidis in Europe are preparing for the 1st Ezidxan Cultural Festival, which will be held on June 1 in Bielefeld, Germany. ...
Europe's Steelmakers Warn They're Being Thrown Back Into Crisis - BloombergBloomberg - 2019-05-17 01:32
Turkey holds thousands in solitary in Erdogan′s prisons | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 07.05.2019DW - 2019-05-17 01:07
The Centrality of the Rule of Law for the EU - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegieeurope - 2019-05-16 14:37
MORNING BID EUROPE-As EU vote nears, White House welcomes ...Trust - 2019-05-16 07:57
Group ranks best and worst countries in Europe for LGBTI rights - CNNCNN - 2019-05-16 06:10
Council of Europe at 70 — achievements and concerns ǀ View | EuronewsEuronews - 2019-05-16 06:10
Council of Europe at 70 — achievements and concerns | Human Rights WatchHRW - 2019-05-16 06:10
How Trump Legitimized One of Europe’s Most Anti-Democratic Leaders – Rolling StoneRollingstone - 2019-05-15 22:37
Kurds rally in front of CoE: Don't be a party to this crimeANF - 2019-05-15 17:04
On the 150th day of the Kurdish hunger strike in Strasbourg, a rally against the silence of the European institutions took place in front of the Council of Europe. ...
Actions in solidarity with the hunger strikers in EuropeANF - 2019-05-15 08:41
In Düsseldorf, Bremen, Cologne and Den Haag activists organised actions in solidarity with the hunger strike and death fast resistance. ...
US Doesn't Consider War With Iran: PompeoBAS News - 2019-05-14 22:06
ERBIL - US State Secretary Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that Washington is not "fundamentally" seeking war with Tehran if it halts certain activities "throughout Europe." The US top diplomat made the comments during a joint press conference with Russia’s ...
Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey Most Restrictive On Gay Rights In EuropeRferl - 2019-05-14 19:14
Europe warns US against Iran escalation as tensions mountGulan Media - 2019-05-13 19:54
Facing oppression in Turkey, Europe must act - Cyprus MailCyprus Mail - 2019-05-13 02:37
Peace Delegation to Imrali met Council of Europe representativesANF - 2019-05-11 22:08
International Peace Delegation to Imrali met with representatives of Council of Europe in Strasbourg. ...
Protest agains Afrin wall held in Zurich and NicosiaANF - 2019-05-11 10:00
Kurds living in Europe protested against the wall built by the occupying Turkish state in Afrin. ...
Demos in Europe in solidarity with mothers of hunger strikersANF - 2019-05-10 09:29
Demonstrations and actions in solidarity with the mothers of hunger strikers who have been attacked by Turkish police have been held in Paris, Hamburg and Aarau (Switzerland). ...
Can Dundar: Turkish democracy will continue despite Erdogan | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 08.05.2019DW - 2019-05-09 02:21
Iran FM: We’ll recommit to nuclear deal if US, Europe do tooRûdaw - 2019-05-08 22:21
HDP continues diplomatic talks in BerlinANF - 2019-05-08 18:41
The HDP is holding talks with politicians in Berlin. Faruk Doru, European representative of the HDP, demands that Germany put pressure on Turkey on the basis of the Council of Europe's decision to lift Ocalan's isolation. ...
bne IntelliNews - Erdogan faces onslaught of criticism from Europe over election rerun—but US remains silentIntellinews - 2019-05-08 12:09
Turquie: le chef kurde Ocalan rencontre des avocats pour la 1ère fois en 8 ans - Europe - RFIRFI - 2019-05-08 00:55
Erdogan’s Long Arm in Europe – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-05-07 19:44
France challenged over refusal to allow Islamic State’s children homeE-Kurd - 2019-05-07 15:13
PARIS,— The grandparents of two children stranded with their French jihadist mother at a camp in Kurdish-held Syria filed a lawsuit at Europe’s top rights court Monday over France’s refusal to allow them home, lawyers said. It was the latest challenge to ...
Strasbourg | Dégradations au Conseil de l’Europe : 17 Kurdes condamnésLalsace - 2019-05-05 17:16
Media freedom attacked with impunity in EuropeNeweurope - 2019-05-04 23:41
Turkey: Is mob violence undermining democracy? | Europe | DW | 03.05.2019DW - 2019-05-04 00:42
Options for the EU-Turkey Relationship - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegieeurope - 2019-05-04 00:31
The New Humanitarian | Refugee, volunteer, prisoner: Sarah Mardini and Europe's hardening line on migrationThenewhumanitarian - 2019-05-03 00:44
New US Commander in Europe amid NATO Worries and Tensions | Military.comMilitary - 2019-05-02 21:19
Turkey’s strategy for dealing with the Syrian refugee crisis is an example to Europe | News | The TimesThetimes - 2019-05-02 13:58
New US commander in Europe amid NATO worries and tensions - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2019-05-01 21:13
May 1 celebrations in Europe salute hunger strikersANF - 2019-05-01 19:23
Kurdistanis attending May 1 celebrations in European cities protested the Imrali isolation and saluted the hunger strikers. ...