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Mayoral elections Istanbul: Kurdish vote decisive

Kurdish-European Society - 2019-06-24 14:59
PRESS RELEASE 25-24 / 06/2019Esslingen, 24 June 2019 Mayoral elections Istanbul: Kurdish... ...

The Wikimedia Foundation Asks The European Court Of Human Rights To Rule Against Turkey's Two-Year Block Of All Wikipedia Versions | Techdirt

Techdirt - 2019-06-22 22:41

Rethinking Eastern Influence in the Balkans - European Western Balkans

Europeanwesternbalkans - 2019-06-20 23:41

European Court of Human Rights found Turkey guilty in KCK case

ANF - 2019-06-20 12:21
The case referred to the arrest en masse of hundreds of elected politicians, activists, human rights defenders in 2009. ...

PKK suspects apprehended in raids across 5 European states

Rûdaw - 2019-06-19 21:19
They are accused of recruiting fighters and using training camps ...

ECHR demands defense from Ankara for HDP MPs

ANF - 2019-06-19 16:39
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) demanded a defense from Ankara for the 4 HDP MPs whose mandates had been revoked. ...

US State Department ranks most dangerous European countries for travel - Business Insider Deutschland

Businessinsider - 2019-06-15 16:41

Signature campaign for Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-06-15 10:38
Under the slogan “Hasankeyf is our culture, Tigris our nature” people from Hasankeyf, Iraq, Rojava and nine European countries called for the Turkish government not to start filling the Ilisu Dam reservoir, as was announced for 10th June, 2019. ...

Brex Factor: Why is Labour man Barry Gardiner never off TV? | Latest Brexit news and top stories - The New European

Theneweuropean - 2019-06-13 19:16

Top European Court Censures Moldova for Transfer of Five Turks

Theglobepost - 2019-06-12 10:54

European Rights Court Censures Moldova for Deporting Turks | Balkan Insight

Balkaninsight - 2019-06-11 18:02

500 Purged Turkish Judges and Prosecutors Go to Top European Court

Theglobepost - 2019-06-11 16:54

Syrian Kurds hand over French, Dutch Islamic State orphans

Seattle Times - 2019-06-11 06:18
BEIRUT (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Syria have handed 12 French and two Dutch orphans whose fathers were killed fighting for the Islamic State group back to their countries, according to Kurdish and European officials. Abdulkarim Omar, a senior off ...

US: ‘No role’ for European powers in new Syria safe zone – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-06-07 23:07

SPD may opt for co-chairmanship model

ANF - 2019-06-05 11:24
After receiving a major defeat in the European elections, the German social democrats are discussing choosing the co-chair model for better governance. ...

European Court of Human Rights questions Turkey about arrested judges and prosecutors - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-06-04 10:09

Deal or no deal, Britain will leave EU on October 31: PM candidate Johnson

E-Kurd - 2019-06-03 21:50
LONDON,— Boris Johnson, frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, promised on Monday to lead the country out of the European Union on Oct. 31 with or without an exit deal, launching his leadership bid in a campaign video. Prime Minister Theresa Ma ...

Financial Mirror dot com - EUROPE: European election is breaking taboos in Cyprus

Financialmirror - 2019-06-02 17:52

Watch Nigel Farage's face drop as Brexiteer exposes lies told during EU referendum campaign | Latest Brexit news and top stories - The New European

Theneweuropean - 2019-06-02 17:52

How the Kurds have helped in the fight against Isis | Latest Brexit news and top stories - The New European

Theneweuropean - 2019-05-31 16:17

Barry Gardiner demolishes hard Brexit argument on Question Time | Latest Brexit news and top stories - The New European

Theneweuropean - 2019-05-31 02:55

Turkey’s EU bid slips further away, European Commission says - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-05-30 22:18

Many People Injured in Tram Shooting in Utrecht, Netherlands, in Possible Terrorist Attack

European Views - 2019-05-30 10:48

EU issues report on Turkey: Regression in all areas

ANF - 2019-05-29 16:11
The European Commission issued the Turkey progress report. Commissioner for Enlargement Johannes Hahn said they don’t foresee any chapters to be opened with Turkey. ...

European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Key findings of the 2019 Report on Turkey

Europa - 2019-05-29 15:14

EU leaders assess outcome of European elections

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK EU leaders gathered Tuesday for an informal dinner in Brussels to evaluate the outcome of European Parliament elections and started negotiations to name new heads of the bloc’s bodies. “Tonight the EU leaders met to assess the outcome of the E ...

EU Ready to Support KRG Reform Package: Envoy

BAS News - 2019-05-28 16:18
ERBIL — The European Union is ready to support Kurdistan Region in its ongoing administration and military reform package, said EU Ambassador to Iraq Ramon Blecua. The envoy met with Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani, who is ...

EU Envoy Says “Regretful” that Intraparty Policy Risks KDP-PUK Deal

BAS News - 2019-05-28 15:55
ERBIL — European Union Ambassador to Iraq Ramon Blecua expressed concern over the “intraparty policies” of a Kurdish political party that has put previous agreements between the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) at r ...

Evin Incir elected European deputy in Sweden for SAP

ANF - 2019-05-28 12:48
34-year-old Evin Incir, born in Amed, was elected as a member of the Swedish Social Democratic Labor Party (SAP) to the European Parliament. ...

Cyprus elects first Turkish Cypriot to European Parliament | Cyprus News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-28 06:16

#Elections2019: 25,000 blank ballots among 40,000 spoiled votes in Ireland South European election

Breakingnews - 2019-05-28 06:16

European elections 2019: Tories unlikely to deliver on Brexit, says Farage – as it happened | Politics | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-05-28 06:16

Two Kurdish Women Enter EU Parliament

BAS News - 2019-05-27 16:04
ERBIL — Two Kurdish politicians have won the European parliamentary race and they will join the prestigious legislative soon. Ozlem Alev Demiral, 35, is originally from Malatya, in the Kurdish part of Turkey, and she lives in Germany since she was five. ...

UK: Pro-EU parties lead in European Parliament vote

Waar Media - 2019-05-27 15:02
WAAR_DUHOK The idea of a second EU referendum might have been one of the reasons that ended the term in the top government office together with the Tory leadership for Theresa May last week, but the European Parliament election results in the U.K. sugges ...

Surprises and traditions on EU’s election night: A country by country breakdown

Seth Frantzman - 2019-05-27 14:41
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN A shorter version appeared at The Jerusalem Post With the European elections results coming in overnight there are some surprises, but many predictable outcomes. The elections have […] ...

Kati Piri MEP visited Kurds to thank them for their support

ANF - 2019-05-27 10:44
Dutch politician Kati Piri, who served as Turkey rapporteur in the European Parliament until the elections of 23 May, visited the DKTM in Den Haag to thank activists for their support. ...

Support ebbs for governing parties in core of European Union

Gulan Media - 2019-05-26 23:41

MEP Gerike called on CPT to investigate torture in Halfeti

ANF - 2019-05-26 08:57
European Parliament deputy, Arne Gericke, called on the Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT) to investigate the torture suffered by dozens of people in Halfeti. ...

Wikipedia takes matter over ban in Turkey to European Court

NEWS - 2019-05-25 12:40

The Republic of Ireland has voted for Europe and unity

ANF - 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. ...

European delegation visits Autonomous Administration and MSD

ANF - 2019-05-24 17:35
The European delegation reached Northern and Eastern Syria yesterday and met with the Autonomous Administration and MSD representatives today in Ayn Isa. ...

Wikipedia takes Turkey’s ban to the ECHR

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
Wikipedia appealed to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against Turkey banning access to the online encyclopedia two years ago. ...

Riots in Derry as polls closed in EU elections

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
Rioting took place in Derry on Thursday night as polls closed in the election to the European Parliament in the North of Ireland and the UK. ...

European delegation led by Weidenholzer MEP in Rojava

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
European delegation reached North and East Syria. ...

European elections: shaping the course of Brexit?

Rûdaw - 2019-05-23 19:24
European elections have rarely mattered in domestic politics – this one is different ...

European Dersim Festival to be held in Frankfurt

ANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
Everything ready for the 11th European Dersim Festival to be held in Frankfurt on 24 and 25 May. ...

UK holds EU election amid calls for PM’s resignation

Waar Media - 2019-05-23 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK British voters are casting their votes on Thursday to elect the new members of the European Parliament amidst a government crisis, which has sparked over Brexit. The polls, which would never go ahead in Britain if the U.K. had managed to pass ...

Isolation protested in front of the EP: Resistance will prevail

ANF - 2019-05-22 16:07
The rally held in front of the European Parliament in Brussels to protest the isolation against Ocalan condemned the silence of European governments and called for resistance. ...

European court says Turkey holding Kurdish politician too long without trial - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-22 01:34

HDP’s Celik and European MPs: End the isolation now

ANF - 2019-05-21 17:22
HDP MP Tuma Celik said European countries should take action against the isolation. Social Democratic Worker’s Party MP Kadir Kasirga and Left Party MP Daniel Riazat said the isolation must end immediately. ...

Transfer of funds to ISIS under police supervision

ANF - 2019-05-21 13:57
SDF prisoner Sahab Ahmed Abdullatif spoke about ISIS transfers of funds from Deir Ez Zor to Turkey and to European and Gulf states from Turkey have been done under the supervision of the Turkish police and the MIT since 2017. ...

Italy's Di Maio not worried over possible European sanctions

Yahoo - 2019-05-20 23:33

Respect local election victories, European local authorities congress tells AKP | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-19 21:30

European actions to support hunger strike and death fast

ANF - 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. ...

Trump delays auto tariffs on EU, Japan

Waar Media - 2019-05-18 16:56
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump delayed for six months on Friday his decision whether to impose tariffs on automobile imports from the European Union (EU) and Japan. The decision comes as Trump wrangles with China over a new trade deal. The negoti ...

French deputy visited hunger strikers in Paris

ANF - 2019-05-18 11:01
Patrick Le Hyaric, a member of the European Parliament and Director of the French Humanitè Newspaper, visited Özkan Özdemir, who has been on hunger strike in Paris for 47 days. ...

Key European human rights body marks 70th birthday | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-05-17 17:08

Ankara consultations on the execution of the European Court’s judgments - Salle de presse

COE - 2019-05-17 10:25

The MEP candidates to watch in the European elections

Telegraph - 2019-05-16 07:57

Candidates spar for European Commission president job - BBC News

BBC - 2019-05-16 07:57

Taking the U.S. and Iran Off Collision Course

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-16 06:19
A series of escalations in both word and deed have raised fears of U.S.-Iranian military confrontation, either direct or by proxy. It is urgent that cooler heads prevail – in European capitals as in Tehran and Washington – to head off the threat of a dis ...

Kurds rally in front of CoE: Don't be a party to this crime

ANF - 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. ...

Germany Saw 20% More Anti-Semitic, Xenophobic Hate Crimes in 2018

European Views - 2019-05-15 16:19

The battle of Istanbul will shape Turkey’s future | European Council on Foreign Relations

ECFR - 2019-05-14 01:02

The Observer view on the European elections and Nigel Farage’s malign message | Observer editorial | Opinion | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-05-12 12:58

Brexit: Efforts to introduce transparency in social media advertising are failing | Latest Brexit news and top stories - The New European

Theneweuropean - 2019-05-11 09:58

Brex Factor: Brexiteers of the week | Latest Brexit news and top stories - The New European

Theneweuropean - 2019-05-11 09:58

European Commission vice president calls on Erdoğan to respect local election results - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-05-09 20:08

EU calls on Iran to fulfill nuclear deal commitments

Waar Media - 2019-05-09 15:06
WAAR_DUHOK The European Union on Thursday called on Iran to fulfill its commitments to the nuclear deal in a joint statement by Germany, France, and the U.K. “We remain fully committed to the preservation and full implementation of the JCPoA [Joint Compr ...

EU Rejects Iran’s Ultimatum over Nuclear Deal

BAS News - 2019-05-09 11:46
ERBIL — The European Union Foreign Ministers of France, Germany and the United Kingdom on Thursday rejected the ultimatum by Iran over Nuclear Deal. Iran said a day earlier that it was planning to ease “some commitments” to the 2015’s Nuclear Deal, givin ...

HDP continues diplomatic talks in Berlin

ANF - 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. ...

TEV-CAND holds demonstration in front of EP against isolation

ANF - 2019-05-08 16:45
The banners included one that said the European Union and the Committee for the Prevention of Torture are accomplices in the isolation imposed upon Ocalan and other prisoners, and others urging international bodies to break their silence. ...

60% of new cars run on petrol in EU in 1Q19

Waar Media - 2019-05-08 15:36
WAAR_DUHOK Nearly 60% of all new passenger cars registered across the EU run on petrol, while less than one third are fuelled by diesel in the first quarter of 2019, according to the European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) on Wednesday. All ...

European Union reacted to Istanbul elections re-run decision

ANF - 2019-05-07 10:01
EU's Mogherini: "Ensuring a free, fair and transparent election process is essential to any democracy and is at the heart of the European Union’s relations with Turkey." ...

Italy asked CPT to take its responsibility on isolation

ANF - 2019-05-05 18:02
A long list of signatures have been collected in an appeal against isolation addressed to the CPT and the European Union. ...

Event in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Den Haag

ANF - 2019-05-04 15:58
A solidarity event was organized in Den Haag and was joined by hunger strikers as well as Kati Piri, the European Parliament Turkey Rapporteur. ...

World Press Freedom Day: MEPs look to next European Commission to protect integrity and safety of journalists

Theparliamentmagazine - 2019-05-04 01:38

العلماء يكشفون تبعات قلة النوم والإجهاد في العمل

BAS News - 2019-05-02 23:29
يربط العلماء الإجهاد في العمل وقلة النوم بزيادة خطر الإصابة بأمراض القلب والأوعية الدموية بمقدار ثلاثة أضعاف. ويفيد موقع "EurekAlert"، استنادا إلى مقال نشره الباحثون في مجلة "European Journal of Preventive Cardiology"، بأن الباحثين حللوا بيانات 1959 شخصا ...

Venezuela’s president accuses US of coup attempt

Waar Media - 2019-05-02 17:20
WAAR_DUHOK Venezuela’s president blamed the U.S. government Wednesday for orchestrating a coup attempt against his country. Speaking at a May Day event in the capital, Caracas, Nicolas Maduro said a European newspaper had reported that U.S. President Don ...

New US European Command leader will take over amid NATO worries and tensions

Militarytimes - 2019-05-02 00:58

May 1 celebrations in Europe salute hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-01 19:23
Kurdistanis attending May 1 celebrations in European cities protested the Imrali isolation and saluted the hunger strikers. ...

NAV-DEM: Support Kurdish and democratic candidates in Europe

ANF - 2019-05-01 11:36
The Democratic Kurdish Community Center of Germany (NAV-DEM) called on Kurdish voters to support candidates supporting liberties in the European Parliament elections. ...

Turkey condemns European parliament committee call to suspend accession - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-29 08:48

UK, European holidaymakers warned against Turkey travel as government blames Kurdish militia for unrest | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-04-28 22:07

Life Against Isolation Platform presented plan of actions

ANF - 2019-04-28 16:11
In its third meeting, the European Life Against Isolation Platform decided to promote a series of actions to break the international silence surrounding the hunger strikes. ...

North Korea: Getting Back to the Table

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-26 22:23
A failed summit in Hanoi between the U.S. and North Korea has resulted in a diplomatic stalemate. In this excerpt from the first update of our Watch List 2019 for European policymakers, Crisis Group urges the EU to utilise its neutral position to re-ener ...

Silent action in Düsseldorf to support the hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-26 08:27
Silence was used to protest against the silence of the European states and the international public opinion who are ignoring the activists on hunger strike. ...

Kurdish association of Schweinfurt becomes member of ZKD

Kurdish-European Society - 2019-04-26 03:01
The Kurdish community Schweinfurt voted with overwhelming majority for their membership of... ...

Lowering Israeli-Palestinian Tensions

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-25 12:21
A tense standoff in Jerusalem and simmering tensions between Israel and Hamas in Gaza have heightened the risk of violence and unrest. In this excerpt from the first update of our Watch List 2019 for European policymakers, Crisis Group outlines steps for ...

European Court's rejection of Turkey judges is unprecedented | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-25 11:31

European youth demonstrating to fight climate change, invite Japanese to join - The Mainichi

Mainichi - 2019-04-25 09:03

Die Linke candidates to EP call on CPT

ANF - 2019-04-25 00:02
Candidates for the European Parliament from Germany’s Die Linke called for an immediate end to the isolation imposed upon Ocalan. The candidates issued a joint statement and called the CPT to action to end the isolation in Imrali. ...

Leyla Güven: 168 day on hunger strike

ANF - 2019-04-24 08:38
The hunger strike resistance led by Leyla Güven has been joined by thousands in Kurdish and Turkish prisons as well as in many European cities. ...

Migration, Media Coverage, and the 2019 European Elections

Europeaninterest - 2019-04-23 17:19

TJK-E: Join the action at European Parliament on Wednesday

ANF - 2019-04-23 17:04
TJK-E called on the Kurdish people to contribute to be the voice of the hunger strikers and raise the resistance. ...

Kurds to address European bodies in Brussels

ANF - 2019-04-22 15:24
Kurds and allies are to address European bodies that have remained silent against the isolation and the hunger strikes in Brussels. ...

Treating Mexico’s Epidemic of Violence under the López Obrador Government

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-18 17:03
Combatting organised crime has been the centrepiece of President López Obrador’s governing platform, but murder rates in 2019 are set to reach an all-time high. In this excerpt from the first update of our Watch List 2019 for European policymakers, Crisi ...

Letters: We can still achieve many of Scotland’s European ambitions even if we are not in the EU | HeraldScotland

Heraldscotland - 2019-04-18 16:13

From Greece’s ‘German Reparations’ to UK’s EU Elections: EU’s Top Stories from April 17, 2019, Ranked

European Views - 2019-04-18 16:13

EU struggles over law to tackle spread of terror online

BBC - 2019-04-18 02:11
Law changes agreed by the European Parliament do not pass the "Christchurch test", an official says. ...
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