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Antep Governor issues a 7-day on actions and activities

ANF - 2020-07-29 08:49
The Antep Governorate issued a 7-day ban on actions and activities across the city on the grounds of coronavirus. ...

Jay Inslee, Washington State Governor, Accuses Donald Trump of ‘Fomenting Domestic Rebellion’

Thedailybeast - 2020-07-26 08:29

CDK-S: Hagia Sophia decision is continuation of Lausanne Treaty

ANF - 2020-07-24 10:58
Hagia Sophia is ready to reopen as a mosque with a Friday prayer today, Governor of Istanbul Ali Yerlikaya has confirmed. ...

Strict safety rules before Friday prayer in Hagia Sophia

ANF - 2020-07-23 19:05
On Friday Hagia Sophia in Istanbul will be inaugurated as a mosque. Strict security measures are in place, visitors should bring "a mask, prayer rug and patience", demands the Istanbul governor. ...

Sergei Furgal protests: Putin picks new governor after murder allegation

BBC - 2020-07-21 01:14
Governor Sergei Furgal of Khabarovsk has been replaced, after his arrest sparked mass demonstrations. ...

Nigeria's Zamfara state offers repentant bandits cows for AK-47s

BBC - 2020-07-18 01:45
Zamfara state's governor uses an original ploy to deal with a recent wave of bandit attacks. ...

Governor bans people activities in 22 areas in Şırnak

ANF - 2020-07-14 10:09
The Turkish state imposed a three-day ban on 22 areas between Şırnak center, Cizre and Silopi provinces. ...

Colorado Governor Signs Genocide Education Bill Into Law |

Asbarez - 2020-07-10 01:10

Governor signs Holocaust and genocide education bill - IJN | Intermountain Jewish News

IJN - 2020-07-10 00:16

Government institutions in Sulaimani to resume operations next week: governor

ESTA - 2020-07-09 14:34

Dr. Ali Tatar Nerway is sworn in as Dohuk’s new Governor

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-06-30 00:20
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, June 29, 2020 The new governor of Dohuk, Dr. Ali Tatar Nerway, was sworn in today and took the oath of office before Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani. In a meeting following the ceremony, President Nechirvan Barzani co ...

Democratic governor gives right-wing response to Trump State of the Union address - World Socialist Web Site

WSWS - 2020-06-29 13:38

Kurdish militant attack kills four in southeast Turkey: governor’s office | WIBQ

Wibqam - 2020-06-18 17:37

Kurdish militant attack kills four in southeast Turkey: governor's office | World | News | SaltWire

Saltwire - 2020-06-18 15:47

Police obstruct the HDP March for Democracy in Hakkari

ANF - 2020-06-15 15:05
The March for Democracy organised by the HDP and about to kick off in Hakkari was obstructed by the police as per decision of the Governor's Office. ...

Leaked Document Proves Kirkuk Governor Officially Ordered Expulsion of Kurds

Gulan Media - 2020-06-13 00:08

Governor Newsom deploying National Guard to help food banks | KMPH

KMPH - 2020-06-07 01:41

Urfa Governor once again bans actions and activities for 30 days

ANF - 2020-06-06 10:25
Urfa Governorate banned actions and activities for 30 days in the city centre and districts. ...

NY Governor Cuomo: 'How did we get to this place?'

BBC - 2020-06-06 01:28
Mr Cuomo shared a video from Buffalo in which Martin Gugino, 75, is pushed to the ground by police. ...

ANCA-WR expresses concern over Governor Newsom’s refusal to grant parole to Hampig Sassounian – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-06-05 20:47

Hakkari Governor imposes 15-day ban on actions after MPs' arrest

ANF - 2020-06-05 10:20
The Turkish state has imposed a ban on actions and activities in Hakkari for 15 days after HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Güven was stripped of immunity and detained. ...

Grup Yorum reacts to Governor refusing permission for concert

ANF - 2020-06-04 09:59
Grup Yorum reacted to the rejection of their concert application by the governor of Istanbul. Members of the band had announced they learned of the denial from the Governorate webpage, as no notification had been sent to them. ...

Florida and COVID: Credit where’s it’s due, not where it isn’t

AEI - 2020-06-03 01:02
Florida seems to have done a relatively good job of containing the coronavirus pandemic. Governor DeSantis may deserve some credit, but the actions of local governments and individual Floridians also contributed a great deal to the state's success. The po ...

Van citizens say quarantine is yet another torture method

ANF - 2020-05-31 11:09
In Van, an increase in the number of coronavirus cases was registered after the governor failed to take adequate measures and allowed condolences tents to be set up. ...

"ISIS Governor of Iraq" killed in airstrike in Deir ez-Zor

ANF - 2020-05-26 19:22
Al-Jubouri, ISIS official and most prominent aide to the organization’s leader, was also called "Governor of Iraq". ...

Selected Erbil coronavirus restrictions to continue until May 18: governor's office

Rûdaw - 2020-05-12 09:03

Erbil governor Nawzad Hadi steps down, former MP... |

Rûdaw - 2020-05-10 06:18

Governor chairing AKP meeting symptom of 'party state', opposition MP says | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-05-09 13:03

Governor says markets in Istanbul to open next Monday

ANF - 2020-05-09 08:44
The Governorship of Istanbul announced that markets will reopen after being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Oregon governor announces no sporting events with large crowds

Yahoo - 2020-05-08 11:25

Armenia regional governor reports 47 COVID-19 cases in one of province's towns

NEWS - 2020-04-24 07:31

Turkey admits the transport of masses to occupied Girê Spî

ANF - 2020-04-22 15:16
Turkish governor stated that many people were transported in transit through the Karkamış district of Antep on April 20th. ...

The latest global news on coronavirus: Pence says U.S. trajectory akin to hard-hit Italy; Florida Governor issues stay-at-home order - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2020-04-17 17:40

Five civilians die in Turkey bomb attack: governor | World | | Lahore

Thenews - 2020-04-09 21:55

Explosion on road in southeast Turkey kills 5

Seattle Times - 2020-04-08 18:18
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An improvised explosive device went off on a road in southeast Turkey on Wednesday, killing five forestry workers traveling to work, officials said. The regional governor’s office blamed the early morning explosion near the town of K ...

Five civilians die in Turkey bomb attack: governor

Outlookindia - 2020-04-08 11:56

Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani meets Slemani Governor, hails anti-coronavirus efforts

KRG-Spain - 2020-04-07 00:05
Slemani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani visited Slemani Governor Dr Havel Abubakir on Saturday, to discuss the latest government plans to combat the outbreak of the coronavirus. The Deputy Prime Minister exchanged ...

Journalists Arrested in Kermanshah for Speeding Rumours about Coronavirus

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-04-03 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network – Gholamreza Nouri Ala, the editor-in-chief of the Kermanshah ِDaily Naqdhall, and another of his colleagues were arrested for spreading rumours about the governor of Kermanshah being infected… The post Journalists Arrested ...

Urfa Governor bans actions and activities for 30 days

ANF - 2020-03-21 09:14
Urfa Governorate banned actions and activities in the center and districts for 30 days. ...

Iraqi President Barham Salih names Adnan al-Zurfi as new prime minister-designate

E-Kurd - 2020-03-17 21:31
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s president named little-known former regional governor Adnan al-Zurfi as prime minister-designate on Tuesday in another bid to overcome months of unrest and deadlock, but powerful Shi’ite blocs quickly lined up to reject his nomination. Zu ...

Erbil governor demands families to stay at their homes

Kurdiu - 2020-03-13 06:27

Istanbul police attack Feminist Night March and arrest many women

ANF - 2020-03-08 19:24
The governor of Istanbul banned the march of women to mark March 8. ...

Trump urges Louisianans to flip governor’s office to GOP

Mercurynews - 2020-03-04 07:17

Governor’s races, 2020

AEI - 2020-03-03 00:08
Governors like to insulate themselves from national trends in presidential election years, so the number of governors’ contests this fall is small — there are just 11 races in November. At this point, Montana and North Carolina are thought to be the most ...

Idlib Statement by Governor of Hatay - english

Bianet - 2020-02-28 15:49

IHD Melet: Van has become a city of prohibitions

ANF - 2020-02-19 11:24
IHD Van Branch chair Murat Melet stated that Van has become a city of prohibitions and said that bans are not governor-bound, but are the will of the political executive. ...

Hakkari Governor declares five regions "special security zones"

ANF - 2020-02-11 08:27
Hakkari Governorate has banned entrance and exit to five regions for 15 days. The reason given was "special security" measures. ...

Governor of Van orders 15 more days of ban on events and actions

ANF - 2020-02-09 10:26
The prohibition of actions and activities, which has already lasted for 176 days in Van, has been extended again. ...

Iraqi governor calls on Kurdish leader to help resolve national crises

Kurdistan24 - 2020-01-26 02:59

Puerto Ricans call for resignation of governor after Hurricane Maria supplies found in warehouse [Video]

Yahoo - 2020-01-23 19:39

Governor ban actions and activities in Urfa for 30 days

ANF - 2020-01-21 09:06
Urfa Governorate announced that actions and activities are banned in the city center and its districts for 30 days. ...

Accusations of sectarian politics 'media propaganda': Kirkuk governor |

Rûdaw - 2020-01-17 16:52

FBI arrests suspected neo-Nazis ahead of Virginia gun rally

BBC - 2020-01-17 00:25
Virginia governor declares a state of emergency, saying police believe there is a threat of violence. ...

Governor issues 15 day ban on Dersim

ANF - 2020-01-16 13:50
The reaction to disappearance and sexual abuse cases led to a "ban" for 15 days. ...

Governor issues 15 days ban on Dersim

ANF - 2020-01-16 13:22
The reaction to disappearance and sexual abuse cases led to a "ban" for 15 days. ...

Governor bans access to 35 areas in Bingöl for one year

ANF - 2020-01-01 16:38
35 areas in Bingöl center and 7 districts were declared as "Temporary Special Security Zone" since 31 December 2020. ...

Governor of Şırnak issues new 15-day entry and exit ban

ANF - 2019-12-31 11:17
The Turkish state banned almost all of Şırnak rural areas to civilians. ...

Turkey declares 48 border areas “restricted military zone"

ANF - 2019-12-30 19:55
The Office of Antep Governor has declared almost the entire area along the border line a restricted military zone. The region lies opposite Azaz, ar-Rai and Jarablus in northern Syria. ...

Harry Sassounian granted parole pending Governor’s approval | ARMENPRESS Armenian News Agency

Armenpress - 2019-12-30 10:03

Iraq's Basra: Protesters Reject City's Governor as Premiership Candidate

BAS News - 2019-12-26 09:00
ERBIL - Iraqi protesters in the southern province Basra took to the streets on Wednesday evening to reject their city's governor as a candidate for the country's premiership. After mass protests against previous candidates, al-Bina Alliance suggested the ...

Iran-backed bloc names Basra governor for post of Iraqi PM | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-12-25 23:54

Reconstruction Project in Sinjar to Start Soon: Nineveh Governor

BAS News - 2019-12-22 23:51
ERBIL - A reconstruction project in the Yezidi majority populated area of Sinjar is expected to begin in the near future, said Nineveh Governor Najim Jabouri on Sunday. Speaking to Kurdistan 24 following a visit to Sinjar, Jabouri pointed out that seven ...

Reconstruction project in Shingal will begin in the New Year: Nineveh Governor

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-22 22:05

'Permanent coordination' between Iraqi, Kurdish forces in Nineveh: Governor

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-21 09:34

Urfa Governor declared ban on public activities for 30 days

ANF - 2019-12-21 08:18
The Governor of Urfa has declared the ban of all public action, press release and rallies for 30 days. ...

UK names Andrew Bailey as new Bank of England governor | News , World | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-12-20 22:27

Amed Governor banned Freedom Lawyers Association press conference

ANF - 2019-12-13 10:01
Diyarbakır Governorship banned the ÖHD which wanted to hold a press conference on rights violations. ...

Hakkari Governor imposed 15-day ban to 5 areas

ANF - 2019-12-12 20:41
The Governor of Hakkari has announced a new ban on provinces and districts for an extra 15 days. The areas were declared special security zone and entry and exit will be prohibited. ...

Kurdistan, Japan Sign Agreement for Construction of Erbil Sewer

BAS News - 2019-12-09 18:01
ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and Japan signed an agreement for a massive project in Erbil. On Monday, KRG’s Minister of Municipality, Erbil governor, Japan’s Consul General, and head of Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) atte ...

Puerto Rico's governor to quit Aug. 2 in face of protests | KEYE

Cbsaustin - 2019-12-04 21:51

Corruption one of ‘biggest issues’ facing Iraqi Kurdistan’s institutions: Erbil governor

E-Kurd - 2019-12-02 01:08
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Governor of Erbil said Sunday that corruption is one of the “biggest issues” that has faced Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) institutions. His remarks came during an event in Erbil organized by the K ...

Najaf Governor Urges Deployment of Forces as Protests Intensified

BAS News - 2019-11-30 22:58
ERBIL - Najaf Governor Luai al-Yasseri has called for the deployment of security forces as protests in the southern city have intensified. Yasseri has urged the federal government to take actions and out an end to the "bloodshed" in Najaf, calling for th ...

Dhi Qar Governor Resigns After Tens Killed in Southern Iraq Protests

BAS News - 2019-11-29 13:57
ERBIL — Governor of Iraq’s Dhi Qar province handed in his resignation after dozens of protesters were killed by the security forces in Nasiriyah. According to officials, at least 33 people were shot dead on Thursday by the security forces in Nisiriyah. A ...

PM Barzani Pays Visit to Erbil Citadel

BAS News - 2019-11-24 15:51
ERBIL — He said the government will follow up the restoration process of the historic site. Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani, accompanied by Erbil governor and minister of municipality and tourism, paid a visit to Erbil Citadel on Sunday t ...

Senior Iraqi Army Commander Elected Nineveh Governor

BAS News - 2019-11-24 13:59
ERBIL — A senior commander of Iraq’s army on Sunday was elected as the new governor of Nineveh province, north of the country. Nineveh Provincial Council convened today and approved Najim al-Jabouri. The election came after the council voted unanimously ...

Iraq’s Commission of Integrity issues arrest warrants for several officials in Kirkuk

E-Kurd - 2019-11-21 14:23
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s Commission of Integrity said on Wednesday it had issued arrest warrants for several officials, including Kirkuk’s deputy governor for technical affairs. The Commission said in a statement that it had also issued arrest warrants for Kirku ...

Confusion as Nineveh council votes on purported resignation of governor

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-20 07:51

Kirkuk: Baghdad-appointed Governor's Son Arrested over Corruption

BAS News - 2019-11-19 23:05
ERBIL - The son of Rakan al-Jabouri, the Baghdad-appointed governor of the Kurdish disputed province of Kirkuk, was arrested on Tuesday over corruption cases, a report said. Sources from the Kirkuk Police and Iraq’s Integrity Commission revealed to Kurdi ...

Nineveh Governor Denies Reports of Resignation

BAS News - 2019-11-19 19:49
ERBIL - Nineveh Governor Mansour Marid has rejected reports claiming that he had handed in his resignation letter. Earlier the day, Iraqi reports claimed that the Nineveh Provincial Council had approved Marid's resignation letter, while a member of the c ...

Nineveh Council Approves Governor’s Resignation: Member

BAS News - 2019-11-19 12:51
ERBIL — The Provincial Governor of Nineveh in Iraq on Tuesday approved Governor Mansour Marid’s resignation. Ghzwan Dawoodi, a member of the council confirmed the report to BasNews and said that the first governor deputy was appointed as the acting gover ...

Ammunition Depot Blast Injures 16 Troops in SE Turkey

BAS News - 2019-11-14 10:04
ERBIL — At least 16 military personnel were injured after two successive explosions occurred in an ammunition depot in southeast Turkey. The explosions occurred late Wednesday at the command of a mechanized brigade in the province of Sanliurfa, Governor ...

Baghdad-appointed Governor of Kirkuk Issued Arrest Warrant

BAS News - 2019-11-12 13:31
ERBIL — Iraq’s Integrity Commission issued an arrest warrant for Rakan al-Jabouri, the Baghdad-appointed governor of the Kurdish disputed province of Kirkuk, the commission said on Tuesday. The warrant is issued based on Jabouri’s involvement in corrupti ...

District governor replaces pro-Kurdish HDP mayor in Turkey’s Van province | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-09 23:50

Iraq Issues Arrest Warrants for 60 Officials Suspected of Corruption

BAS News - 2019-11-01 09:59
ERBIL - The Iraqi Integrity Board has issued arrest warrants for 60 officials, including a governor, who are suspected of involving corruption. A total of 38 arrest warrants were issued for current and former members of provincial councils, while another ...

Syrian refugees in Kurdistan Region require winter necessities: Duhok governor

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-31 10:48

California governor accepted donations from company he now excoriates for 'greed' [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-30 20:07

Diyala: Curfew Imposed After Mortar Shells near Provincial Council Building

BAS News - 2019-10-30 10:30
ERBIL - Governor of Iraqi province of Diyala imposed on Wednesday a complete curfew after a couple of mortar shells fell near the building of the provincial council. Confirming to BasNews, Nihad Mohammed, a spokesperson for Diyala Police, pointed out tha ...

Unofficial Translation of Turkish Provincial Governor Press Statement | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-10-27 02:16

WATCH IN 60 SECONDS: Kincade Fire grows, PG&E prepares to cut power, governor's warning to PG&E [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-25 19:58

Colorado governor mocks Trump for claiming he was building the Mexico border wall there [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-25 17:32

EPA dropped salmon protection after Trump met with Alaska's governor - CNN Video

CNN - 2019-10-18 22:02

Governor Newsom vetoes toll system for San Francisco's iconic Lombard Street [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-10-18 03:53

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor brought down by Hurricane Katrina, dies at 76 - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-10-16 16:51

Donald Trump introduces Governor Mike Pence as his vice-presidential candidate – video | US news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-15 11:41

Puerto Rico’s governor to quit in face of protests -

Independent - 2019-10-13 18:11

Erbil Making Preparations to Receive Displaced Civilians from Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-13 00:13
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil governor office said on Saturday that it had started the preparations to receive displaced civilians from Syria, as Turkey has intensified the bombardments in the neighboring country. Talking to BasNews, deput ...

Mexican governor and politician husband killed in helicopter crash - CNN

CNN - 2019-10-12 15:15

Eight Killed in Turkish Border Town in Syrian Kurdish YPG Attack, Says Governor's Office - News18

News18 - 2019-10-11 23:23

Eight killed in Turkish border town in YPG attack -governor's office

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-11 20:05

Iraq Dismisses Kirkuk Governor Amid Dispute With Kurds | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-07 20:09

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