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Germany: Headscarf debate: How Islamophobic is feminism? - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-20 21:18

Germany's new cabinet: Where's the ethnic diversity? - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-20 21:18

Religious freedom in Germany: Constitutionally irrelevant - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-19 08:48

Man in Germany steals $2mn Ferrari on test drive

Yahoo - 2019-05-19 06:12

Germany to Resume Military Trainings in Iraq: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-05-17 20:15
ERBIL - German Ministry of Defense said on Friday that it has decided to resume its military trainings in Iraq, pointing out that the threat level has lessened now. The ministry explained that the decision came after a joint re-assessment by the coalitio ...

PYD delegation meets with Bremen Parliament Director on Afrin

ANF - 2019-05-17 17:36
A PYD delegation met with the State Parliament Director in Bremen, Germany about the occupation of Afrin and spoke about the Turkish state’s crimes against humanity. ...

4th hearing for Kurdish politicians in Stuttgart

ANF - 2019-05-17 15:43
The fourth hearing for the case against four Kurdish politicians was held in Stuttgart, Germany. The politicians continue to be subjected to undignified practices as they are brought to the courtroom. ...

Mosque attacks in Germany: The wrong target - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Immigration : Integration "made in Germany" - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Verdict in neo-Nazi NSU trial: The shredding of Germanyʹs democracy - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Yazidis in Europe prepare for 1st Ezidxan Cultural Festival

ANF - 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. ...

Germany aims to create Islamic body disconnected from Turkey - analyst | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-17 06:46

Merkel: We have common interests with Turkey

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK Chancellor Angela Merkel has underlined strategic importance of Turkey for Germany Friday, despite persistent political differences between Berlin and Ankara. “Our political values differ in many areas and yet we have common interests,” Merkel ...

Man killed by crossbow in Germany led 'medieval cult'

BBC - 2019-05-16 02:06
German media has reported that Torsten W led a cult-like group and treated women like slaves. ...

German, Netherlands suspend military training in Iraq including Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-15 22:32
BERLIN,— Germany and the Netherlands said on Wednesday they were suspending military training operations in Iraq and Kurdistan region as the United States warned of increased threats from Iran-backed forces amid an escalation of tensions between Washingt ...

Germany suspends training of Iraqi, Peshmerga forces

Gulan Media - 2019-05-15 20:33

Germany suspends training of Iraqi, Peshmerga forces

Rûdaw - 2019-05-15 18:46

US and Germany suspend training the Iraqi army and Peshmerga

Kurdiu - 2019-05-15 18:18

Germany Won’t Reduce Diplomatic Mission in Kurdistan, Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-15 16:59
ERBIL — Germany said it has no plan to reduce the number of its staff at its embassy in Baghdad and consulate general in Erbil. A German Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said the German Embassy in Baghdad was fully staffed and working, as reported by Reuters ...

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

European Views - 2019-05-15 16:19

Following US, Germany Footsteps, Netherlands Halts Mission in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-15 16:17
ERBIL — The Dutch government announced on Wednesday that it has decided to suspend its military mission in Iraq due to security concerns, ANP reported. The decision came soon after Germany made a similar announcement, saying that it was at the result of ...

Germany suspends military training operations in Iraq, Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-15 14:19

Germany Suspends Military Trainings in Iraq as Tensions Rise

BAS News - 2019-05-15 13:32
ERBIL — Germany is suspending its military trainings for Iraqi armed forces due to heightened tensions in the region, DPA cited a military source on Wednesday. Details to Follow… ...

Solidarity with the hunger strikers in Stuttgart and Hildesheim

ANF - 2019-05-15 12:23
Two separate actions in solidarity with the hunger strike resistance and to protest isolation were carried out in Germany. ...

Germany to take action against PKK over 'increased activity' | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-15 06:21

Anti-Semitic crime in Germany up, amid uptick in hate crimes - SFGate

Sfgate - 2019-05-14 21:09

Germany to instate “mosque tax” against Erdogan threat

ANF - 2019-05-13 13:31
Germany is discussing whether to instate a “mosque tax” to break the influence of Salafist groups and foreign countries like Turkey. ...

The Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Germany : in armed combat, Kurdish parties do not target civilians and tourists

Kurdpa - 2019-05-10 12:51
Kurdpa Agency: The Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Germany warned its citizens to avoid traveling to some places in Iran. ...

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 ...

"Glass cage” imposed on Kurdish activists in Stuttgart removed

ANF - 2019-05-09 13:08
Scandalous impositions have been made in the case against the 5 Kurdish activists in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

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 ...

Germany Decries Syrian Regime’s Attacks on Idlib

BAS News - 2019-05-09 00:49
ERBIL - Germany has decried the recent air raids carried out by the Syrian regime on Idlib province where over 100 civilians were reportedly killed in two weeks. "We condemn heavy bombings that targeted the humanitarian infrastructure," Christofer Burger ...

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. ...

English clubs to fight for UEFA Europa League final

Waar Media - 2019-05-08 15:36
WAAR_DUHOK The heavyweights of English football Chelsea and Arsenal will sweat for UEFA Europa League final on Thursday with victory over their opponents in semifinal first leg matches on hand. Chelsea will take on Germany’s Eintracht Frankfurt at home i ...

Pompeo In Baghdad on Unannounced Visit

BAS News - 2019-05-08 00:38
ERBIL - US State Secretary Mike Pompeo has unexpectedly landed in Baghdad, AFP cited Iraqi sources, saying that the US top diplomat met with Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi during his stay. Pompeo had been set to travel to Germany earlier the day to meet ...

US Secretary of State Pompeo cancels Berlin trip

Waar Media - 2019-05-07 17:33
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has canceled at the last minute an official trip to Germany on Tuesday, officials have said. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office has confirmed that a planned meeting between Merkel and Pompeo on Tuesday was ca ...

Greens MP: Isolation is a human rights violation

ANF - 2019-05-06 15:48
Berivan Aymaz from Germany’s Greens said they as a party are concerned that there are thousands of people on hunger strikes and stressed that isolation is a human rights violation. ...

Germany’s support for policing in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-03 20:07
Article Germany’s support for policing in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Iraq signs agreement with Germany’s Siemens to rebuild power sector

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-02 23:52

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's Erdogan makes Nazi jibe over Germany rally ban - BBC News

BBC - 2019-05-01 10:58

Iraq signs deal with Germany’s Siemens to upgrade electricity infrastructure

E-Kurd - 2019-04-30 19:47
BERLIN,— German engineering group Siemens on Tuesday signed a roadmap agreement with Iraq’s Minister of Electricity Luay al-Khateeb to upgrade Iraq’s electricity infrastructure. Iraq’s government had said on Monday it would “cooperate” with Siemens in a ...

Swiss avalanche kills four skiers from Germany

Yahoo - 2019-04-28 18:34

Kurds in Germany on hunger strike in front of Turkish embassy to protest Afrin occupation

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-27 17:24

Germany halts processing some Syrian asylum applications: report

Rûdaw - 2019-04-27 13:12
Refugee organisations fear Merkel's government will reject more applications if there is no conflict ...

Poster campaign in Germany to continue

ANF - 2019-04-26 11:25
The campaign launched by Tatort Kurdistan and the feminist movement ‘Let’s fight together’, is called # 7000 against isolation (# 7000gegenIsolation). ...

Peshmerga Hospital’s Official Hand-Over Ceremony to KRG Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-25 03:06
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 24, 2019, Sabast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Najar Ali (Commander of 80th unit), Sheikh Jaafar Sheikh Mustafa (Commander of 70th unit), Dlshad Barzani (KRG representative in Germany), Jabbar Yawar ( ...

[PICTURES]: Germany-Funded Peshmerga Hospital Opened in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
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[PICTURES]: Kurdistan-Germany Friendship Tree Planted in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - Kurdish and German military officials, during a special ceremony to hand the Berlin-funded Peshmerga Hospital over to the Ministry of Peshmerga on Wednesday, planted a friendship tree inside the medical center. They also uncovered a metal scriptu ...

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. ...

Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Hospital, funded by Germany, officially opens

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-24 14:42

Germany inaugurates new Peshmerga Hospital in Erbil

Rûdaw - 2019-04-24 13:41

Next stage of implementing Reform projects underway

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-22 23:03
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 22, 2019, Major General Dler Miran (Director of Reform) met with consultants to Britain, Italy, Germany and representatives to KTCC at the Directorate of Reform. The meeting served to discuss the final details ...

Germany Donates $1.14 Million to to Advance Criminal Investigations and Local Police Service in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-22 15:02
BAGHDAD (UNDP)— The Government of Germany will contribute an additional USD 1.14 million to advance criminal investigations and local policing, that are identified key priorities within the Government of Iraqi's on-going Security Sector Reform Programme. ...

Germany committed over long-term to help Iraq rebuild: German defence minister | Clayton Caller

Claytoncaller - 2019-04-20 11:04

Europe against isolation and in support of hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-18 08:35
Action in solidarity with the hunger strike resistance were held in Germany, Switzerland and France. ...

Trial of Kurdish politicians started in Germany

ANF - 2019-04-17 15:18
The trial of 7 Kurdish politicians started in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

UNESCO, Germany to Reconstruct Mosul’s al-Aghawat Mosque

BAS News - 2019-04-17 12:49
ERBIL — The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the government of Germany have signed an agreement to reconstruct al-Aghawat Mosque in Mosul, north of Iraq. The UN cultural agency is helping Iraq to gain internat ...

PM Barzani Thanks Germany for Prolonged Support

BAS News - 2019-04-16 22:24
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani has reiterated his government's gratitude to Germany for its prolonged support to the region in hard times by providing Erbil with humanitarian and military aid. Barzani made the remarks during a meeting with ...

Kurd wanted in Germany tells court not involved with PKK - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-04-16 22:03

US Vice President warns Turkey, Germany over deals with Russia

Americanmilitarynews - 2019-04-13 20:31

The Most Famous Clock Towers In The World

Waar Media - 2019-04-11 12:19
WAAR_DUHOK Rathaus-Glockenspiel – Munich, Germany This clock – as the name kind of suggests – isn’t just an ordinary clock. Every day, an hour before noon, this clock starts a small play that shows medieval stories lasting about a quarter of an hour. It’ ...

The young and lost Kurdish generation in Germany

Rûdaw - 2019-04-11 12:03

Germany news: Islamic State bride on trial over death of 5-year-old Yazidi slave girl

9news - 2019-04-10 21:46

Youth demonstrations for solidarity with hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-04-10 13:37
Youth groups held demonstrations in Mainz, Germany and Bern, Switzerland. ...

UK PM May outlines steps to secure 'successful' Brexit with Germany's Merkel

Yahoo - 2019-04-10 06:45

Wahl der Miss Germany : Miss MV trainiert fürs große Finale | svz.de

SVZ - 2019-04-08 00:08

Parliament Speaker welcomes delegation from Germany’s Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Institute

Perlemanikurdistan - 2019-04-07 15:09

France won’t repatriate ISIS fighters, families from Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-04-05 20:21
Germany has brought back a handful of minors from Iraq ...

NATO’s Germany hatefest – POLITICO

Politico - 2019-04-05 10:07

Turkey condemns decision to allow pro-Kurdish party rally in Germany - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-05 01:48

Nadine Berneis ist neue ″Miss Germany″ | Aktuell Deutschland | DW | 23.02.2019

DW - 2019-04-05 01:02

Those Behind Chemical Attacks in Syria Must be Held Accountable: Germany

BAS News - 2019-04-05 00:55
ERBIL - Germany has said that those who are responsible for the chemical attacks in Syria should be held accountable for "their crimes" in the country. The call was made by German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Thursday during a speech while marking the ...

Nato anniversary party turns ugly as US rips Germany, Turkey

EWN - 2019-04-04 17:27

U.S. Vice President Warns Turkey, Germany Over Deals With Russia

Rferl - 2019-04-04 14:37

Pence Tears Into Germany, Turkey on NATO Anniversary - New Delhi Times - India's Only International Newspaper

Newdelhitimes - 2019-04-04 11:49

NATO anniversary party turns ugly as US rips Germany, Turkey

Rûdaw - 2019-04-04 08:21
the United States "is now and will always be Europe's greatest ally" ...

Germany approves stripping dual national terrorist fighters of citizenship | News | DW | 03.04.2019

DW - 2019-04-03 15:49

Trump says his father was born in Germany. He was not. [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-04-03 01:20

6-month tent demonstration launched in Hildesheim

ANF - 2019-04-02 12:35
A tent demonstration that will continue for 6 months was launched in Hildesheim, Germany to show solidarity with the hunger strikers and demand an end to the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

Die Linke calls on Merkel government to “take action” on Turkey

ANF - 2019-03-30 13:27
20 MPs from Germany’s Die Linke called on the Federal government and said, “As the leading country in the Council of Europe, ensure the implementation of the rule of law in Turkish prisons and save lives of hunger strikers.” ...

Leyla Güven on hunger strike for 143 days

ANF - 2019-03-30 11:17
Kurdish politician Leyla Güven is on day 143 of her hunger strike today. 20 MPs from Germany’s Die Linke have called on the Merkel government to take action for the hunger strikers. ...

German filmmaker Bez: I would go to jail for the YPJ if necessary

ANF - 2019-03-30 11:17
The state of Bavaria in Germany continued to act against the YPG and YPJ fighters who have defeated ISIS. ...

German filmmaker Bez will go to jail for the YPJ

ANF - 2019-03-30 10:00
The state of Bavaria in Germany continued to act against the YPG and YPJ fighters who have defeated ISIS. ...

Hunger strikes in Germany to continue in Berlin

ANF - 2019-03-29 16:15
Hunger strikers in Kassel, Duisburg and Nuremberg in Germany will continue their protest in Berlin. ...

Iran, the EU, and the USA: The European Search for (Some Degree of) Autonomy

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-03-29 06:07
The recent effort by France, the United Kingdom, and Germany to create a financial mechanism designed to bypass U.S. extraterritorial sanctions on Iran reveals an increasing need for self-assertion vis-à-vis the United States. For months, Europeans have b ...

Austria police arrest IS plot suspect in Vienna raid

BBC - 2019-03-28 00:32
The suspected Islamic State supporter is believed to have tried to derail trains in Germany. ...

German government split on Saudi arms ban | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 27.03.2019

DW - 2019-03-27 20:35

Peshmerga Directorate of Reform meets with the Coalition’s Coordination Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-03-27 19:45
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On March 26th, 2019, the Director of Reform conducted a meeting with the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Reform and consultants to the Coalition allies from the United States, Britain, Germany and Canada. Initia ...

Town halls across Germany evacuated after threats: police

Yahoo - 2019-03-26 22:33

Why Germany Shouldn’t Yield on Arms Sales to the Saudis | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-03-25 18:45

US slams Germany for deporting wanted terrorist to Turkey | News | DW | 08.02.2019

DW - 2019-03-25 12:59

Cyprus arrests Turkish Kurd terror suspect wanted by Germany

FOX News - 2019-03-24 06:03
Cyprus' government spokesman says authorities have arrested a Turkish Kurd against whom Germany has launched criminal proceedings for "terrorist activities." ...

Germany ties Iraq aid to peaceful resolution of conflict with Kurds | Jordan Times

Jordantimes - 2019-03-24 01:58

Germany and France to monitor "appalling" Turkish trial of Gezi Park activists | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-23 12:48

WorldLink: Persian New Year in Berlin | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 23.03.2019

DW - 2019-03-22 20:30

The scent of soap making returns to Aleppo

Rûdaw - 2019-03-22 13:25
"Saudi Arabia exports oil, Switzerland chocolate, and Germany cars ... Aleppo exports laurel soap" ...

Sakar martyred in isolation protest

ANF - 2019-03-22 12:49
Ugur Sakar, who had set himself on fire in Krefeld, Germany in February, lost his life in the hospital he was being treated in. ...

Germany: Expect EU decision on how to proceed with May's Brexit extension on Thursday

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 22:30

Hunger strikers in Kassel: Be the voice of the resistance

ANF - 2019-03-20 17:04
A delegation of General Students Committee of the University of Kassel visited the Kurdish hunger strikers in Kassel city of Germany on Wednesday. ...
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