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Japan's ruling party urges government to cancel Chinese leader's visit

NEWS - 2020-07-08 00:46

Iraqi Kurdistan reports biggest one-day rise in coronavirus cases to date, 495 tested positive

E-Kurd - 2020-07-08 00:31
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 495 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 216 people in ...

The religius roots of a new progressive era

AEI - 2020-07-08 00:06
“Our form of government has no sense unless it is founded in a deeply felt religious faith,” Dwight Eisenhower said in 1952, “and I don’t care what it is.” I’ve always appreciated that line, even though it’s usually quoted somewhat unfairly: If you read t ...

46 European Parliament members call on EU to initiate targeted sanctions against Erdoğan government - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-07-07 19:52

HDP announces nationwide "democracy meetings”

ANF - 2020-07-07 19:21
As part of the "Roadmap to Democracy" drawn up by the HDP against the authoritarian course of government, "democracy meetings" with social interest groups will soon be taking place in Turkey. ...

European human rights litigation and global corporate responsibility - Government, Public Sector - Australia

Mondaq - 2020-07-07 13:47

Iraqi Kurdistan records 324 new coronavirus cases, 11 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-07-07 00:26
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 324 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 135 people in ...

Gunmen kill prominent former Iraqi government advisor

ESTA - 2020-07-06 22:28

‘Ban on demonstrations’ extended in Van again

ANF - 2020-07-06 17:57
The Turkish AKP-MHP government’s colonialist acts and bans continue in the Kurdish region. ...

German government criticises Turkey’s Syria invasion – EURACTIV.com

Euractiv - 2020-07-06 15:40

Germany admits Turkish presence in Rojava "not legitimate"

ANF - 2020-07-06 10:06
For the first time, two years after the invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria carried out by Turkey, the German Federal Government admitted that the "occupation is not justified under international law." ...

Catalunya imposes lockdown on Lleida following new Covid outbreak

ANF - 2020-07-06 08:39
The Catalan regional government has imposed a lockdown to residents of the comarca (province) of Segrià, in Lleida due to the rising number of coronavirus cases in the past week. ...

HBDH claims responsibility for attack in Bayrampaşa

ANF - 2020-07-06 07:54
The action was carried out in retaliation for the 33 lives taken in Sivas on 2 July 1993 by the government and jihadist of that time. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 267 new coronavirus cases, 12 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-07-05 21:54
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 267 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 129 people in ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 204 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-07-04 23:04
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 204 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 Saturday. According to the ministry 176 people i ...

Activists in London: Resistance will bring victory

ANF - 2020-07-04 09:19
Kurds in London protested the attacks of the AKP-MHP government and issued a call to the European countries to take a stance against the attacks. ...

Authorities in Sulaimani extend closure of government’s institutions

ESTA - 2020-07-04 09:16

Iraqi Kurdistan records 187 new coronavirus cases, 8 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-07-04 00:06
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 187 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 89 people in S ...

HDP: The government must implement a proper refugee policy

ANF - 2020-07-03 10:01
HDP urged the government to immediately implement a proper refugee policy. ...

Albanian Government Rejects Asylum Request by Alleged Gulenist - Exit - Explaining Albania

EXIT - 2020-07-03 00:18

Iraqi Kurdistan sees 254 new coronavirus cases, 10 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-07-03 00:18
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 254 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 86 people in ...

Between Baghdad And Erbil: Some Outstanding Challenges For The Government Of Iraqi Prime Minister Al-Kadhimi In Its Relations With The Kurdistan Regional Government | MEMRI

Memri - 2020-07-01 22:35

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 259 new coronavirus cases, 6 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-07-01 22:20
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 259 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 Wednesday. According to the ministry 92 people i ...

Turkish lawyers protest against government plan to reform bar associations - Reuters

Reuters - 2020-07-01 17:16

Turkish government demands compensation from guerrilla's family

ANF - 2020-07-01 12:10
Turkish authorities demands compensation from the parents of a guerrilla. ...

Activists to protest Erdogan's ministers visit to Berlin

ANF - 2020-07-01 10:13
Turkish Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu and Culture and Tourism Minister Ersoy, will be in Berlin to hold talks with German government forces. Activists are getting ready to receive them. ...

Mineral Concessions: Avoiding Conflict in DR Congo’s Mining Heartland

International Crisis Group - 2020-07-01 06:21
Copper and cobalt are the Democratic Republic of Congo’s two biggest exports. Artisanal miners often dig for these riches on lands licensed to large companies, sometimes prompting violent state intervention. The government should instead foster better wa ...

Technology and Local Peace Committees: How UNDP Iraq is responding and adapting to the challenges posed by COVID-19

The Global Coalition - 2020-07-01 02:41
Since 1976 the United Nations Development Programme has supported the Government and people of Iraq through stabilization and humanitarian projects. Although the COVID-19 pandemic has introduced new challenges to the country in 2020, UNDP Iraq has adapted ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 240 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-30 21:57
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 240 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 110 people in ...

‘Urge the Government of Turkey to release arrested women’s rights defenders immediately’ - english

Bianet - 2020-06-30 16:42

HDP: The government is using naked force to maintain its rule

ANF - 2020-06-30 15:49
HDP said they remain ever more committed to its relentless political struggle for a free, democratic, and peaceful future. ...

30/06/2020 Kataib Hezbollah refuses to hand over weapons to Iraqi government ...

ESTA - 2020-06-30 15:14

Boris Johnson missed 5 key coronavirus meetings, but UK government defends his leadership - CNN

CNN - 2020-06-30 12:56

Kurdistan 24 – US State Dept: ISIS active in disputed territories

Justice for Kurds - 2020-06-30 00:49
WASHINGTON DC (Kurdistan 24) – In its annual report on terrorism, the State Department supported the complaint of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) that ISIS is taking advantage of the lack of coordination between the Iraqi Security Forces and the K ...

Iraqi Kurdistan records 232 new coronavirus cases, 14 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-29 23:00
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 232 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 46 people in S ...

Calls for action after Iranian men sentenced to death after anti-government street protests | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-06-29 10:37

13 dead of coronavirus in the Spanish State in the last week

ANF - 2020-06-29 10:02
Spain continues to record new coronavirus outbreaks less than a week after the government lifted the state of alarm and the restrictions on movement that came with it. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 139 new coronavirus cases, 6 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-28 23:49
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 139 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 31 people in S ...

Kurdish-led obliges rainstorm Syrian government organizations in Hasakah | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2020-06-28 17:08

Ireland's new government: A shameful marriage of convenience

ANF - 2020-06-28 13:01
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin is the new 26 County Taoiseach with 93 votes in favour, 63 against and three abstentions. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 348 new coronavirus cases, 18 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-28 12:44
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 348 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 Saturday. According to the ministry 216 people i ...

Iraqi Kurdistan sees highest daily increase in coronavirus cases, 311 tested positive

E-Kurd - 2020-06-27 12:44
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 311 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 255 people in ...

Turkish government trustee erases Kurdish warnings on the roads | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-06-26 11:53

9 hours ago Erbil imposes 'limited lockdown', government office closures as COVID-19 cases keep climbing

Rûdaw - 2020-06-26 00:21

Islamic fatwa prohibits use of cryptocurrencies in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-06-25 22:43
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s High Council of Fatwa ruled on Wednesday that the use of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin and Pi Coin, is haram and prohibited because it does not have official government support and is ...

Iraqi Kurdistan sees 195 new coronavirus cases, 16 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-25 22:43
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 195 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 100 people i ...

Official recognition of Rojava in order to stop Turkish invasion

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-06-25 19:28
KMMK: The Turkish military has launched airstrikes again on villages near Kobani in Rojava, western Kurdistan, and killed three women. Malum Abdi, a prominent figure and a political official in Rojava, announced in a statement that the Turkish government ...

PKK accuses Kurdistan Regional Government of providing intelligence to Turkey. | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-06-25 06:36

Turkish Government Creates New Body to Deal with Armenian Genocide, Taner Akçam Comments - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-06-25 02:10

Council of Ministers meets to discuss Erbil-Baghdad relations

KRG-Spain - 2020-06-25 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Monday chaired a meeting via videoconference to discuss ongoing disputes with the federal government. In the meeting attended by Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani, Prime Minist ...

Iraqi Kurdistan records 216 new coronavirus cases, 4 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-24 23:32
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 216 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 Wednesday. According to the ministry 128 people ...

Kurdistan Regional Government delegation to visit Baghdad | Foreign Brief

Foreignbrief - 2020-06-24 20:09

Statement of Dr. Taner Akçam on the Recent Decision of Turkish Government

Armenianweekly - 2020-06-24 18:53

Iraqi government granted power to apply for loans... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-06-24 17:45

Money talks: Why the UK government refuses to condemn Turkey | Left Foot Forward

Leftfootforward - 2020-06-24 15:31

Turkish government seizes another HDP-run municipality

ANF - 2020-06-24 13:25
The Turkish regime’s political genocide against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue unabated. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 299 new coronavirus cases, 11 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-23 23:57
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 299 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 171 people in ...

Cyberwarfare in Latvia: A Call for New Cyberwarfare Terminology

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-06-23 21:02
Two recent Russian malicious cyber operations in Latvia targeted the government and a social media platform. But, legally, those instances do not rise to the level of a “cyberattack” as defined by the Tallinn Manual 2.0. Despite not satisfying the element ...

Venezuela Court Rulings Bury Hopes of a Fair Poll

International Crisis Group - 2020-06-23 06:48
The Maduro government’s latest power play – in which loyalist judges appointed the board that will oversee end-of-year elections – is evidence to many in the Venezuelan opposition that talking is fruitless. But negotiations remain the only route to a sta ...

Baroness Cox Urges British Government to Comment on Azeri Attacks on Armenian village | Asbarez.com

Asbarez - 2020-06-22 22:27

Hezbollah is a Liability for Lebanon

E-Kurd - 2020-06-22 22:21
Manish Rai | Ekurd.net Recent protests in Beirut over government corruption and mismanagement of the economy quickly escalated into rioting and violence that included clashes between Shi’ite Hezbollah supporters and demonstrators. Protesters poured into t ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 299 new coronavirus cases, 8 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-22 22:21
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 299 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 169 people in ...

Business implications for post-COVID government deficits - GZERO Media

Gzeromedia - 2020-06-22 21:22

ANCA Western Region, Coalition Partners Slam Turkish Government's Renewed Genocide Denial Attempts

Armenianweekly - 2020-06-22 20:00

Statement by the Press Secretary on the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Proposed Referendum | The White House

Whitehouse - 2020-06-22 10:54

Why the #BLM movement needs more from our government

Kulturehub - 2020-06-22 08:32

Iraqi Kurdistan’s coronavirus death toll hits 110 as 326 new cases recorded

E-Kurd - 2020-06-22 02:04
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 326 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 206 people in ...

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown - The Middletown Press

Middletownpress - 2020-06-21 17:40

Bar associations march to Ankara

ANF - 2020-06-21 16:01
The government of the Turkish president Erdoğan wants to bring the uncomfortable bar associations under state control with a change in the law. Dozens of associations are protesting against this with a march to the capital. ...

Egypt Warns Forces Fighting for Libya's Tripoli Government to Stay Out of Sirte | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-06-21 12:51

Call for a no-fly zone over Shengal

ANF - 2020-06-21 10:18
Civil society and women's organisations from Iraq are calling on the Iraqi government and the United Nations to establish a no-fly zone for Turkey over Shengal. ...

3 ISIS hideouts destroyed in Iraq, coalition says

FOX News - 2020-06-21 03:07
Three Islamic State (ISIS) camps have been destroyed in northern Iraq by coalition aircraft in coordination with the Iraqi government, military officials announced Saturday. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 266 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-21 01:37
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 266 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 Saturday. According to the ministry 196 people i ...

Tobruk government welcomes Egypt's call for Arab League meeting on Turkish aggression against Libya - Egypt Today

Egypttoday - 2020-06-21 00:47

South Kurdistan government didn't see the Turkish massacre

ANF - 2020-06-20 12:22
Kurdistan Regional Government said they want "friendly relations with neighboring countries" and do not want the Kurdistan Region’s soil to be used "as a launchpad for attacks on any nation". ...

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 228 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-20 03:03
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 224 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 142 people in ...

In rare move, Iraqi Kurdistan calls on Turkey to ‘respect’ its sovereignty, PKK to leave region

E-Kurd - 2020-06-20 03:03
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) called on Turkey late Friday to “respect” its sovereignty amidst a Turkish military offensive in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region in pursuit of suspected positions of the Kurdistan Wor ...

Rebooting Myanmar’s Stalled Peace Process

International Crisis Group - 2020-06-19 13:11
The polls approaching in Myanmar are an opportunity for the government and ethnic armed groups to re-examine their positions in the country’s peace process. All parties should use the election-related hiatus to ask why talks have not succeeded and how to ...

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown - NEWS 1130

Citynews1130 - 2020-06-19 11:26

Iraqi Kurdistan reports 224 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-19 02:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 224 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 134 people i ...

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown

Baynews9 - 2020-06-18 23:20

East Turkistan Government in Exile Applauds President Trump for Signing the Uyghur Act

Streetinsider - 2020-06-18 18:53

German parliamentarians in solidarity with HDP

ANF - 2020-06-18 15:23
Dozens of members of parliament from Germany declared their solidarity with the opposition politicians imprisoned in Turkey and called on the German government to exert pressure on Turkey to respect fundamental rights. ...

Venezuela's top court ousts leaders of two opposition parties

BBC - 2020-06-18 01:20
An election is due to be held in the crisis-hit country and there are fears of government tampering. ...

Turkey launches ground operations against PKK inside Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-06-18 01:17
ANKARA,— Turkey launched an air and ground offensive against Kurdish rebels in Iraqi Kurdistan Region on Wednesday, in a move likely to increase friction with the Baghdad government. The defence ministry said “commandos” moved in, supported by drones and ...

16 coronavirus deaths reported in Iraqi Kurdistan, 166 new cases: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-18 01:17
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 16 coronavirus patients have died in Iraqi Kurdistan Region and 166 people have tested positive for the virus in the last 24-hour, the ministry of health of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said in a statement on ...

The shocking story behind Nixon’s declaration of a ‘War on Drugs’ on this day in 1971 that targeted blacks and anti-war activists

AEI - 2020-06-18 00:49
Today, June 17, marks the 49th anniversary of a shameful day in US history — it’s when President Richard Nixon’s declared what has been the US government’s longest and costliest war — the epic failure known as the War on Drugs. At a press conference on th ...

What We're Watching: Turkey targets Iraqi Kurds, virus back in NZ, Irish government deal - GZERO Media

Gzeromedia - 2020-06-17 22:35

Turkey Deploys Troops Against Kurdish Rebels in Iraq

The Defense Post - 2020-06-17 20:11
Turkey launched an air and ground offensive against Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq on Wednesday, in a move likely to increase friction with the Baghdad government. The defense ministry said “commandos” moved in supported by drones and helicopters, follow ...

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown | Star Tribune

Startribune - 2020-06-17 18:58

Police prevented people from Mardin to join Democracy March

ANF - 2020-06-17 17:08
The AKP-MHP government continues to prevent and attack the March for Democracy launched by the HDP. ...

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown - GreenwichTime

Greenwichtime - 2020-06-17 16:52

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown - Connecticut Post

Ctpost - 2020-06-17 15:33

Syria war: New US sanctions target Assad government's foreign backers - BBC News

BBC - 2020-06-17 12:56

UN Human Rights Office Investigating Albanian Government's Extradition of Alleged Gulenist - Exit - Explaining Albania

EXIT - 2020-06-17 12:26

Pro-Kurdish party protests Turkish government crackdown - Laredo Morning Times

Lmtonline - 2020-06-17 09:09

Iraqi Kurdistan records 182 new coronavirus cases, 5 deaths: ministry

E-Kurd - 2020-06-17 03:06
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— 182 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 107 new cases ...

Iraqi Kurdistan extends ban on travel between provinces until July 1 as coronavirus spread continues

E-Kurd - 2020-06-16 22:41
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A ban on travel between Iraqi Kurdistan Region provinces has been extended until July 1, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) interior ministry has announced, as the coronavirus outbreak continues to make a stubb ...

5 people sent to prison for events they joined when young

ANF - 2020-06-16 20:19
The political genocidal practices of the AKP-MHP government towards the Kurdish people continue. ...

Irish right wing parties join to exclude Sinn Féin from governing

ANF - 2020-06-16 09:29
After four months of negotiation, a proposed Programme for Government between Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Green Party could give the 26 County state the largest right-wing government it has seen for decades. And exclude Sinn Féin. ...
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