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Orange begins legal proceedings against Iraq government - Telecompaper

Telecompaper - 2020-10-22 08:22

Iraqi Kurdistan moving forward with electricity privatization plans: minister

E-Kurd - 2020-10-21 22:48
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Minister of Electricity Kamal Muhammed said on Tuesday that the aim of privatizing the electricity sector in Iraqi Kurdistan Region is to increase the number of hours of electricit ...

HDP: Alevis threatened, AKP-MHP government protects perpetrators

ANF - 2020-10-21 12:54
The HDP drew attention to the fact that Alevis were threatened with death and emphasized that the AKP-MHP government is actually protecting the perpetrators and using hate language. ...

How can countries respond to and deter cyber attacks?

AEI - 2020-10-21 00:06
In cyber warfare, the traditional deterrence of punishing a country doesn’t work. Holding individuals accountable, as the US government is increasingly doing, has far more potential. The post How can countries respond to and deter cyber attacks? appeared ...

Pro-Iranian militias accused of attack on Kurdish party, civilians in Iraq

Justice for Kurds - 2020-10-20 17:50
The militias are actually part of an official government paramilitary force, but they have so many brigades and units that they behave like a shadow state. An attack on a Kurdish political party in Baghdad on Saturday, followed by the murder of civilians ...

Rojava residents face threat of food poisoning with minimal government product supervision

Rûdaw - 2020-10-20 14:28

Ireland declares new 6-week lockdown against Covid-19

ANF - 2020-10-20 09:45
The Dublin government has responded to inexorably rising levels of coronavirus in Ireland with a stringent, six-week ‘level 5’ lockdown. ...

Call to stop execution ordered by South Kurdistan government

ANF - 2020-10-19 20:23
The families of Mazlum Dağ and Muhammet Beşiksiz, who have been sentenced to death in South Kurdistan, called on the international community to take action. ...

US official met with Syrian government over detained Americans in first known meetings since 2010

Rûdaw - 2020-10-19 15:33

AKP bans 17 strikes in 18 years of government

ANF - 2020-10-19 10:32
The AKP banned 17 worker strikes for various reasons during its 18-year rule. ...

SOHR: Turkey sent a new batch of mercenaries to Azerbaijan

ANF - 2020-10-18 15:51
“The Turkish government and its intelligence service continue recruiting Syrian mercenaries to throw them into the military operations in “Nagorno-Karabakh” region alongside Azerbaijani forces in their conflict with the Armenians,” SOHR said. ...

UK coronavirus LIVE: Lockdown row continues between Manchester and Government as NHS Test and Trace self-isolation data shared with police | London Evening Standard

Standard - 2020-10-18 10:23

Yemen’s Government, Houthis End Largest Prisoner Swap | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-10-18 02:07

Covid: Far-right protesters attack Slovak government office over virus measures

BBC - 2020-10-18 00:26
Riot police disperse a crowd reportedly including neo-Nazis outside the government building. ...

Iraqi government condemns KDP office attack, announces arrests

Rûdaw - 2020-10-17 23:06

Tevgera Azadi calls for the establishment of an opposition front

ANF - 2020-10-17 21:07
Tevgera Azadi co-chair Mihemed Abdullah said; “The government is in the phase of collapse. It is sacrificing Kurdish gains every day in order not to lose the power We must establish an opposition front.” ...

Taliban says won’t allow any foreign group to interfere in Afghanistan: interview

E-Kurd - 2020-10-17 20:24
Manish Rai | Ekurd.net Dr Muhammad Naeem Wardak is the Spokesperson for Taliban political office in Doha. Political talks are undergoing between Afghan government and Taliban at Doha but on the other hand intense fighting is also continuing at the battlef ...

People of Shengal reject agreement between KDP and Baghdad

ANF - 2020-10-17 10:09
Reactions to the dirty agreement between the central Iraqi government and the South Kurdistan Region Administration on Shengal continue to come through. ...

Fatma Kılıçaslan: HDP women won't stand back despite repression

ANF - 2020-10-17 09:08
HDP women are being specifically targeted by the AKP government but vowed to continue defending their rights and liberties. ...

Ilham Ehmed: We may need a miracle for dialogue with Damascus

ANF - 2020-10-16 20:20
Stating that reaching an agreement with the Damascus government requires a miracle, Ilham Ehmed said that the door to dialogue is always open for them, and that this will be the end of the Damascus government as well as vital for all Syrian peoples. ...

Yemen government, Houthis swap hundreds of prisoners | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-10-15 22:31

Former mayor of Nusaybin sentenced to prison

ANF - 2020-10-15 20:39
The former mayor of Nusaybin, Cengöz Kök, who was removed from office in 2016 by order of the Turkish government, was sentenced to more than six years during a trial in Mardin. ...

Orange opens court case against Iraq government - Developing Telecoms

Developingtelecoms - 2020-10-15 15:31

Dissidents of the Turkish government are living in fear in Canada

Theconversation - 2020-10-15 12:20

Constitutional Court member's tweet leads to new row with government - english

Bianet - 2020-10-15 08:46

Turkish government bans Kurdish theater play in İstanbul - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-10-15 07:46

No sub-commission established to investigate helicopter torture

ANF - 2020-10-14 18:05
HDP and CHP MPs reacted to the AKP-MHP government's refusal to establish a commission for Servet Turgut, who was thrown from a helicopter and killed. ...

Iraq's former premier defends his short-lived government's record

Rûdaw - 2020-10-14 17:37

Yazidis criticize the Shengal agreement between KDP and Iraq

ANF - 2020-10-14 08:16
Feleknas Uca (HDP), Hecî Çelik (NAV-YEK) and Riham Hiço (Autonomous Council of Shengal) criticize the KDP’s agreement with the Iraqi government on the future of Shengal as an "agreement of perpetrators and traitors”. ...

Iraqi minister proposes forming company to handle Kurdistan oil operations

E-Kurd - 2020-10-13 21:36
BAGHDAD,— The Iraqi oil minister has proposed forming a company to manage oil production and export operations in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region, state news agency INA reported on Tuesday. The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and central governme ...

Ilham Ehmed: Negotiations with Damascus failed

ANF - 2020-10-13 18:02
Indicating that the government of Damascus is trying to cause strife between Kurds and Arabs instead of solving the Syrian crisis, Ilham Ehmed said, “The negotiations with the Damascus government remain to be inconclusive." ...

Shengalis reject agreement between Baghdad and KRG

ANF - 2020-10-13 08:10
Describing the agreement between the Baghdad government and the Kurdistan regional government as a crime against Yazidi people after the Shengal massacre in 2014, Shengalis emphasize that they reject the agreement. ...

Belarus protests: Police authorised to use lethal weapons

BBC - 2020-10-13 00:00
A top official says police can open fire on "violent radicals" protesting against the government. ...

Guerrilla Baran: Don’t play into the hands of the government

ANF - 2020-10-12 13:21
Guerrilla Egîd Baran called out to his family: "Don’t play into the hands of the government; go and sit in front of the AKP City building for peace." ...

Athens: Oruç Reis threatens peace

ANF - 2020-10-12 12:07
The Greek government condemned the Turkish state that redeploys the seismic research vessel Oruç Reis to the Mediterranean, calling it a "direct threat to peace and security in the region". ...

KCK warns against continuation of the Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2020-10-11 14:45
"Whoever has conduced to Yazidi women being sold in slave markets cannot make decisions about the Yazidi people and Shengal," said the KCK in reference to the Shengal agreement concluded between Baghdad and the KDP government. ...

Lebanese patriarch warns of crisis without a government after Adib steps down | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-10-11 13:14

Yazidis reject agreement signed by South Kurdistan and Baghdad

ANF - 2020-10-11 12:33
Yazidi organizations have reacted to the agreement on Shengal concluded between the Iraqi government and the South Kurdish ruling party KDP. ...

Kurdistan Region President welcomes the agreement on the status of Shingal (Sinjar) District

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-10-10 20:13
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, October 9, 2020 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani issued a statement on the agreement between Iraq’s Federal Government and the Kurdistan Regional Government on the status of the Shingal district. Below is the statement ...

Baghdad and KDP agree on US plan for Shengal

ANF - 2020-10-10 18:06
At the urging of the US, an agreement has been reached between the South Kurdistan’s ruling party KDP and the central government in Baghdad on the further fate of the Yazidi settlement area Shengal. ...

Swiss deputies call on Turkey to release HDP politicians

ANF - 2020-10-10 11:46
A rally was held under the leadership of the Swiss political parties and civil society organizations to protest the political genocide attacks launched by the AKP-MHP government and targeting the HDP which started on September 24. ...

Hong Kong protesters facing prison after being shot by police

BBC - 2020-10-10 01:52
Hong Kong has seen more than 1,000 underage protesters arrested in mass anti-government protests. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan government urged to free journalists, activists

E-Kurd - 2020-10-09 22:23
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Human rights groups have urged authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan to release a prominent journalist and an activist who had called for demonstrations over unpaid salaries of civil servants. Sherwan Sherwani, editor-in-chie ...

09/10/2020 Iraqi government announces ‘historic agreement’ with KRG over Sinjar

ESTA - 2020-10-09 19:14

UNHCR urges next British government to 'do the right thing' by refugees

Qantara - 2020-10-08 23:53

Turkish Parliament ratifies motion on Iraq and Syria

ANF - 2020-10-07 21:13
Motion enables Turkish government to deploy troops in Iraq, Syria for another year. ...

UN concerned at Turkish move to open up Cypriot beach

ANF - 2020-10-07 14:27
The Cypriot government fears the move could be the opening salvo to a full grab of the suburb that was the country's premier tourist resort before Turkey invaded in 1974, in the wake of a coup by supporters of union with Greece. ...

Faulty antitrust recommendations to the House Judiciary Committee

AEI - 2020-10-07 00:01
Last week, witnesses at a congressional hearing on tech industry competition and antitrust made a number of defective recommendations for increasing government control of tech markets. The recommendations are flawed, and resulting regulations could harm c ...

Don’t defund Globocop

AEI - 2020-10-07 00:01
It has become conventional Washington wisdom that the way to tighten the government’s budget is to reduce military spending. This is both bad arithmetic and terrible security strategy — a geopolitical version of the “defund the police” movement. The post ...

Iraqis gather in Baghdad to mark anti-government protests anniversary | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-10-06 08:36

Australian Armenians urge the government to stop 'fence-sitting' on fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh | Australia news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2020-10-06 08:02

Arrest of pro-Kurdish politicians part of Turkish government policy to criminalize opposition: Human Rights Watch - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-10-05 20:01

Turkish politicians and activists detained as government uses 2014 protests as pretext for political crackdown • Today News Africa

Todaynewsafrica - 2020-10-05 17:33

05/10/2020 KRG PM says government to take new mechanism to impose taxes

ESTA - 2020-10-05 11:42

Make Rojava Green Again calls for release of its Swiss member

ANF - 2020-10-05 09:32
Make Rojava Green Again released a statement condemning the arrest by the Kurdistan Regional Government of one of its member, a Swiss young man who has been detained in Hewler for a week. ...

Venn diagram of the day on farm subsidies

AEI - 2020-10-05 00:23
The Venn diagram above was inspired by Scott Lincicome’s post on the Cato at Liberty Blog titled “They Can’t Subsidize Our Farmers; Only We Can Subsidize Our Farmers.” Left Side above: “Government payments to US farmers have surged to historic levels unde ...

More condemnation of Turkish attacks from North East Syria

ANF - 2020-10-04 08:54
The Cizre Region Local Government and Municipalities Committee protested the political genocide carried out by the Turkish state. ...

Huda Kaya: Prayers won't save this government

ANF - 2020-10-03 12:40
DIK co-spokesperson Hüda Kaya commented on the ruling forces praying in front of the Kars Municipality they seized and said: "Prayers will not save the government." ...

Turkish government accused of hiding true extent of virus outbreak | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-10-03 10:43

KCK: Even the AKP supporters don't believe the government's lies

ANF - 2020-10-03 10:07
KCK Foreign Relations Committee spokesman Roni Serdem reacted strongly to the unfounded news and information spread by the invading Turkish state about fighters of the Kurdish Freedom Movement been sent to fight in Armenia. ...

Zeinab Jalalian has been transferred to Dieselabad Prison of Kermanshah

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-10-03 06:24
KMMK: According to the information received from different sources, Zeinab Jalalian was transferred to the Iranian government’s Dieselabad prison in The post Zeinab Jalalian has been transferred to Dieselabad Prison of Kermanshah appeared first on Kurdist ...

HDP statement on the political genocide of the Turkish government

ANF - 2020-10-02 21:06
Seventeen more members of the HDP have been arrested, including the co-mayor of Kars and former MPs and Central Executive Board members. ...

The AKP-MHP government seizes Kars Municipality

ANF - 2020-10-02 09:57
The AKP-MHP government has seized the Municipality of Kars and appointed a trustee. ...

Mike Pompeo Slams New Sanctions on The Syrian Government | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2020-10-02 00:59

01/10/2020 Iraqis gather in Baghdad to mark anti-government protests anniversary

ESTA - 2020-10-01 22:23

Four rockets strike close to US military base in Erbil, Iraq Kurdistan Regional Government's anti-terrorism department confirms attack October 1, 2020

The National AE - 2020-10-01 01:30

Government investments in digital identity and biometrics programs progress around the world | Biometric Update

Biometricupdate - 2020-09-30 18:57

Amnesty International India halts its work on upholding human rights in India due to reprisal for Government of India | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2020-09-30 02:26

HDP women: We will topple the AKP-MHP government

ANF - 2020-09-29 19:26
The repression against the HDP is intended to send a message to women that they should not defend themselves or fight, said the HDP Women's Council and announced that it will continue its struggle until the fall of the Turkish government. ...

Libya's eastern government to open Syria embassy to confront 'Turkish aggression' | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-09-29 17:22

Armenia Government provides financial assistance to needy families in Syria – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-29 15:28

EU criticizes Lebanese politicians over failure to form government | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-09-29 10:51

Pentagon Says Turkey Sent 3,500 Syrian Fighters To Back Libyan Government

Rferl - 2020-09-29 10:28

Bahraini government to postpone housing instalments for COVID-19 affected citizens | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-09-29 03:05

SPD calls for the release of HDP politicians

ANF - 2020-09-28 15:43
SPD calls for the immediate release of the arrested HDP politicians. Twenty party officials were arrested last Friday in yet another political genocide operation by the Turkish government, and another sixty are wanted. ...

Iraqi leadership: Only the government can declare war, not militias

Rûdaw - 2020-09-28 13:29

Islamist militants kill 18 in north-eastern Nigeria

BBC - 2020-09-28 01:37
The Islamic State group said it was behind the ambush on a convoy of government officials. ...

Coronavirus latest news: Government faces 'certain' defeat on Coronavirus Act, says Steve Baker

Telegraph - 2020-09-27 22:34

Armenian Government Lifts Coronavirus State Of Emergency • MassisPost

Massispost - 2020-09-27 08:20

Iraqi Kurdistan keeps breaking its coronavirus death record, 33 reported fatalities

E-Kurd - 2020-09-27 07:00
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan recorded its highest single-day coronavirus death toll in the past 24-hour, with 30 fatalities reported, according to the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). The previous recor ...

Socialist Alliance and Green Left express solidarity with the HDP

ANF - 2020-09-26 11:42
Australian Socialist Alliance and the Green Left publication condemned the operation launched by the Turkish government targeting the HDP. ...

PCF urges EU and France to take a stance about attacks in Turkey

ANF - 2020-09-26 11:27
The French Communist Party (PCF) urged the European Union and France to take a tough stance against the political genocide attacks carried out by the AKP government against the HDP. ...

Torture and impunity are increasing in Van

ANF - 2020-09-26 10:15
The government's policy of impunity towards torturers bears as a consequence an increase in the cases of torture in Van in recent years. As a tragic irony, the tortured person is often sued instead of the torturer. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 706 new coronavirus cases, 25 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-26 06:15
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 706 new cases of coronavirus recorded across Iraqi Kurdistan in the past 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on Friday. According to the ministry 265 people in ...

Syria's Kurds mistrust government and opposition: activists | Reuters

Reuters - 2020-09-25 23:53

Yemeni government renews commitment to lasting peace, slams Houthis for undermining process | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-09-25 22:52

Party of European Socialists condemns attack on HDP

ANF - 2020-09-25 18:17
The PES strongly condemned the Turkish government for what it called "another politically motivated attempt to silence the People’s Democratic party (HDP)." ...

KCDK-E calls everyone to demonstrate against the AKP repression

ANF - 2020-09-25 16:34
The KCDK-E called on everyone to take to the streets and mobilize against the political genocide operations carried out by the AKP-MHP government and targeting the HDP. ...

Sancar: We must all give the government the answer it deserves

ANF - 2020-09-25 13:44
HDP co-chair Mithat Sancar said in a press conference this morning that the judiciary has become the club of the government. “The more the government loses, more it attacks”. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan denies accusations of oil smuggling, overproduction: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-25 00:29
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Thursday strongly denies the recent allegations of oil smuggling made by Iraq’s federal finance minister. KRG’s Ministry of Natural Resources said in a statement that “these al ...

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 666 new coronavirus cases, 20 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-25 00:29
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 666 new cases of coronavirus recorded across Iraqi Kurdistan in the past 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on Thursday. According to the ministry 271 people i ...

KDP recruits agents in Rojava

ANF - 2020-09-24 19:01
Statements by detained agents of the South Kurdistan’s ruling party KDP prove that the KDP government is building up a network of agents in Rojava with the goal of destabilizing the region. ...

Australian Government Minister supports recognition of Armenian, Assyrian and Greek genocides – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-24 10:26

FEDA: Let's organise to protect Munzur Springs

ANF - 2020-09-23 17:43
FEDA said in a statement that the AKP-MHP government, targeting Munzur Springs, wanted to destroy the values of Kurdish-Alevis and Dersim, and called for an organized struggle. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan records 636 new coronavirus cases, 17 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-23 01:34
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 636 new cases of coronavirus recorded across Iraqi Kurdistan in the past 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on Tuesday. According to the ministry 353 people in ...

AKP's 'huge investment' in Van: prison costing 10 million euro

ANF - 2020-09-22 12:28
AKP government building new multi-million prison in Van. ...

730 new coronavirus cases, 17 deaths reported in Iraqi Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-22 03:39
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 730 new cases of coronavirus recorded across Iraqi Kurdistan in the past 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on Monday. According to the ministry 346 people in ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 444 new coronavirus cases, 24 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-20 22:54
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 444 new cases of coronavirus recorded across Iraqi Kurdistan in the past 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on Sunday. According to the ministry 168 people in ...

Turkish doctors persecuted for criticising government coronavirus response - The National

Thenational - 2020-09-20 20:43

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 612 new coronavirus cases, 23 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-09-20 03:03
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 612 new cases of coronavirus recorded across Iraqi Kurdistan in the past 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on Friday. According to the ministry 418 people in ...
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