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Statue to Adile Xanim in Halabja to be restored

ANF - 2019-06-08 11:37
The sculpture was ruined by vandals and has been waiting to be restored for nearly a year. ...

A Memorial Day — Poem

E-Kurd - 2019-05-28 18:11
Ardishir Rashidi-Kalhur | Dedicated to the memories of the fallen victims of conflicts, violence and wars, especially those who lost their lives in Halabja, Kurdistan, inflicted on them by chemical attack on March 16, 1988. Since the beginning, ...

Kurdistan Parliament Works on Proposal to Find Missing Children

BAS News - 2019-05-26 00:10
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Region Parliament is working on a proposal aimed to find the children who went missing during different security incidents in Iraq, a lawmaker revealed on Saturday. The Halabja chemical attack carried out by former Iraqi Baath regim ...

Over 170 Children Still Missing Since Halabja Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2019-05-25 12:06
ERBIL — More than 170 children are yet to be found since they went missing during the Halabja chemical attack back in 1988, an official said. On 16th March 1988, the Baath regime attacked Halabja in Kurdistan with chemical weapons and killed over 5,000 i ...

"Visions of Iran": the Iranian Film Festival in Cologne: Halabja – casting a long shadow -

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Magnitude 5.3 Earthquake Hits KRG-Iran Border

BAS News - 2019-05-11 14:14
ERBIL — A powerful earthquake hit the border areas of Kurdistan Region and Iranian Kurdistan on Saturday. Initial reports measured the shake at 5.3 on Richter scale, with its center was designated as 32 kilometers southwest of the border town of Halabja. ...

Irak: cet officier avait été exécuté par Saddam pour avoir refusé de gazer les Kurdes d'Halabja @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-05-06 17:55
D?origine turkmène, Aydin Mustafa Hamit était un officier de l?armée de l?air irakienne pendant la guerre qui opposait l?Irak de Saddam Hussein, alors allié des Etats-Unis, à l?Iran de l?Ayatollah Khomeiny. En mars 1988, l?officier reçu ...

Iraqi Kurds commemorate Halabja massacre

Yahoo - 2019-05-02 20:17

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja

Courrierinternational - 2019-04-15 03:01

Syrian Democratic forces arrested a member of Kurdish Democratic Party in Halabja village in Aleppo suburbs, on April 10 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-04-13 15:17

VIDEO: Volunteers at Halabja Heritage Museum call on KRG for support

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-13 12:44

In Halabja, 16 couples wed in special group ceremony

Rûdaw - 2019-04-11 12:57

Lashing Rainfall Shuts Down Schools in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-03-31 01:17
ERBIL - Authorities in the Kurdistan Region's provinces of Erbil, Sulaimaniya and Halabja have announced Sunday a holiday for schools as heavy rainfalls and floods are forecasted in the region. "For the sake of public interest and the safety of the lives ...

Directorate of Passports in Halabja has opened

Kurdiu - 2019-03-25 06:11

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja | FranceSoir

Francesoir - 2019-03-24 14:40

ANHA: From Halabja to Afrin, occupiers of Kurdistan have same mentality

Justice for Kurds - 2019-03-23 08:26
The month of March for the Kurdish people is a month of pain because of the memories of the worst massacres committed against it by the occupying regimes of Kurdistan in all four parts. The most important of these massacres is the massacre of Halabja by t ...

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja

Orange - 2019-03-22 07:35

Irak : les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja - L'Orient-Le Jour

Lorientlejour - 2019-03-22 06:21

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja

Tv5monde - 2019-03-22 03:02

Halabja commemorated in Washington DC

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-21 22:23

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja - Le Point

Lepoint - 2019-03-21 09:41

IN PICTURES: Halabja organizes event to commemorate lives lost during 1988 massacre

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-19 17:58
The marathon was sponsored by Kurdistan 24 Media and organized by Halabja University, local NGOs, and the local Halabja government. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Debatt: Glöm aldrig Halabja! - Eskilstuna Kuriren

Ekuriren - 2019-03-19 09:57

31st anniversary of the Halabja tragedy

KRG-Spain - 2019-03-19 00:01
16th of March we commemorate 31 anniversary of the darkest day in history for the city of Halabja. On that day the Baathist regime threw chemical bombs at the city of Halabja with the aim of mercilessly exterminating the Kurdish civilian population. More ...

Head of DFR, Minister Falah Mustafa to join Diplomatic Corps in the 31st commemoration of chemical attack on Halabja

KRG-Spain - 2019-03-19 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( – Head of KRG Department of Foreign Relations, Minister Falah Mustafa along with the head of foreign missions in the Kurdistan Region participated in the commemoration of the 31st anniversary of the chemical att ...

Kurdish Film Competes Against Hollywood Movies in North Korea

BAS News - 2019-03-18 23:32
ERBIL - A Kurdish film about the tragic chemical attack on Halabja is in a great competition with Hollywood movies in North Korea to win an international award. Dani Darin, a Kurdish filmmaker, explained to BasNews that representatives of North Korea, wh ...

Miles de personas rinden homenaje a las victimas de la masacre de Halabja

ANF - 2019-03-18 07:12
La masacre de Halabja ocurrió en 1988 cuando las fuerzas de Saddam Hussein emplearon gas mostaza y cianuro contra la población de esta ciudad kurda. Miles de personas murieron por los efectos del gas. ...

Public Seeks Truth Behind Releasing Pilot Who Bombed Halabja

BAS News - 2019-03-17 14:34
ERBIL — The victims of Halabja Chemical Attack are now asking the local authorities to reveal the truth behind the sudden and unexpected release of an Iraqi pilot who bombed Halabja in 1988. Tariq Ramazan was a pilot in the former Iraqi army who dropped ...

City of Toronto raises Kurdistan flag to honor Halabja genocide victims

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-17 14:19

Hundreds Run in Marathon to Commemorate Victims of Halabja

BAS News - 2019-03-17 13:07
ERBIL — Hundreds of people took part in a marathon held on Sunday to mark the 31 anniversary of Halabja Chemical Attack. The 5-kilometer-long path began in Sirwana subdistrict with its finishing line being in central Halabja. It is the third year holding ...

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l’attaque chimique de Halabja - Libération

Liberation - 2019-03-17 03:01

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja - La Croix

La Croix - 2019-03-17 01:25

Irak, le 16 mars 1988: le régime de Saddam Hussein massacre 5.000 Kurdes à l'arme chimique à Halabja @LePoint

L'Important - 2019-03-17 00:08
Des centaines de Kurdes d'Irak ont commémoré samedi à Halabja, dans le nord-est du pays, la plus importante attaque aux gaz de combat contre des ci... ...

Irak: les Kurdes commémorent l'attaque chimique de Halabja

Institut Kurde / Paris - 2019-03-17 00:03

Iraqi Kurds commemorate Halabja massacre

Gulan Media - 2019-03-16 23:28

Leaders send condolences on 31st anniversary of chemical attack on Halabja

Gulan Media - 2019-03-16 23:28

Kurdistan Region commemorates the tragedy of Halabja

Kurdiu - 2019-03-16 21:48

Thousands attended commemoration for Halabja victims

ANF - 2019-03-16 20:34
On 16 March 1988 some 5,000 Kurds, mostly women and children, were killed when deadly gas was released on the northern town of Halabja by Saddam Hussein's forces. ...

Iraqi Kurds commemorate Halabja massacre

France24 - 2019-03-16 20:14

Thousands commemorate the victims of Halabja massacre

ANF - 2019-03-16 18:10
On 16 March 1988 some 5,000 Kurds, mostly women and children, were killed when deadly gas was released on the northern town of Halabja by Saddam Hussein's forces. ...

‘In remembrance of Halabja’: Performers mark 31st anniversary of

Rûdaw - 2019-03-16 17:02

A short film about Halabja on chemical attack's 31st anniversary

Rûdaw - 2019-03-16 15:19
Nature has bestowed on Halabja stunning beauty. ...

Contest brings swimmers from across Kurdistan Region to Halabja

Rûdaw - 2019-03-16 15:19

Iraqi Kurds mark 31th anniversary of Halabja chemical attack

E-Kurd - 2019-03-16 13:44
HALABJA, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The city of Halabja in Iraq’s Kurdistan region on Saturday (March 16) marked the 31st anniversary of the genocidal chemical attack that took the lives of thousands of people in 1988. At the hall next to Halabja Stadium, ...

Kurdistan PM: Halabja Reminds of Necessity of Preventing Future Genocides

BAS News - 2019-03-16 12:54
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minsiter Nechirvan Barzani said the Halabja chemical attack shall be a reminder to prevent any future genocidal attack against Kurds and others across the world. The statement was made on 16th March, 31 years after the chem ...

Halabja Chemical Attack Hurt Humanity: Iraqi PM

BAS News - 2019-03-16 11:50
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi said on the 31st anniversary of Halabja chemical bombardment that the genocidal attack hurt the humanity in the world. On 16th March 1988, the former Baath Regime under the leadership of Saddam Hussein, raine ...

Over Three Decades Since Halabja Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2019-03-16 10:32
ERBIL — The Kurds, the largest stateless group of people in the world, have been subject to multiple massacres and genocide throughout the modern history, but the chemical attack in Halabja remains the symbol for the sacrifice they have paid to stay aliv ...

Barzani Pays Tribute to the Victims of Halabja Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2019-03-16 10:32
ERBIL — Kurdish leader, former president of Kurdistan Region and the current president of Kurdistan Democratic Party, Masoud Barzani, paid tribute to the victims of Halabja chemical attack on Saturday. Thirty one years ago on 16th March, the Baath regime ...

Halabja Chemical Attack: Kurds mark the tragedy on its 31st anniversary

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-16 10:07

Im Gedenken an die Opfer von Halabja 1988

Kurdische Gemeinde Deutschland - 2019-03-15 22:46
Erneut gedenken wir der Opfer des sadistischen Giftgasangriffs auf die kurdische Stadt Halabdscha am 16. März 1988. Im März 1988, kurz nach … Weiterlesen → ...

A guarded secret that finally brought a missing child of Halabja

Rûdaw - 2019-03-14 23:13

Zwei Zeugen des Halabja Angriffs

KRG Austria - 2019-03-13 21:39
Hören Sie die Geschichten zweier Zeugen der Halabja Angriffe und seiner Nachwirkungen. ...

Two policemen killed in Halabja

Kurdiu - 2019-03-10 19:59

We must never forget the genocide in Halabja!

E-Kurd - 2019-03-08 12:50
Shamm Shamayi Salih | Exclusive to On Saturday, March 16, 2019, it’s gonna be about 31 years ago, as the Kurdish city of Halabja was attacked of chemical weapons of the then Baath Party and its leader Saddam Hussein on March 16, 1988, one day w ...

KRG Opens Special Hospital for Victims of Halabja Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2019-03-07 14:22
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) opened the first special hospital for the victims of the disastrous chemical bombardment of Halabja. KRG Health Minister Rekawt Hama Rashid said during the opening ceremony on Thursday that a budget of over ...

Kurdstan Flag to be Raised in Canada on Habaja Anfal Anniversary

BAS News - 2019-03-02 21:45
ERBIL - The Kurdistan flag will be raised in the Canadian city of Toronto on March 16 in tribute to victims of the Kurdistan Region's Halabja genocide. The event will be held at Toronto City Hall to remember the thousands of civilians who were killed by ...

Canada’s Toronto to raise Kurdistan flag on anniversary of Halabja genocide

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-02 21:43

Halabja University president facing degree fraud allegations in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-02 12:54
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The president of Halabja University in Iraqi Kurdistan is facing allegations that he misrepresented his academic record following an investigation by NRT TV and a Kurdish lawmaker from the New Generation Movement (New ...

Earthquake hits the province of Halabja

Kurdiu - 2019-02-23 21:32

Khalil reconnects with family 30 years after Halabja attack

Rûdaw - 2019-02-21 11:31

Another Missing Child of Halabja Found in Iran

BAS News - 2019-02-21 09:29
ERBIL — One more missing child of Halabja has been found in Iran over three decades since the separation from his family. Luqman Abdulqader, head of the Halabja Chemical Weapons Victims Society, confirmed to BasNews that one individual had claimed he bel ...

A Delegation from Halabja Province visits Iran

Kurdiu - 2019-02-16 18:49

Iraqi Kurdish translators aim to get Sorani dialect into Google Translate

E-Kurd - 2019-02-12 15:36
SULAIMANI, Iraqi Kurdistan,— A group of Kurdish translators in Halabja in Iraqi Kurdistan region are doing their utmost to add Kurdish language’s Sorani dialect to Google Translate. Bokan Hassan is one of the contributors on the project. He told Rudaw TV ...

Halabja province seeks officialdom for border crossings with Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-12 09:07

Halabja mosque offers holistic care: prayers, exercise, diet tips

Rûdaw - 2019-01-23 18:38

WATCH: Mosque in Kurdistan Region’s Halabja provides exercise session after morning prayer

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-22 21:27

Missing child of Halabja becomes Iraqi citizen

Rûdaw - 2019-01-20 20:56

Low turnout for Kurdish referendum in Iraq's Halabja | Iraq News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-01-14 00:47

Governors' New Year resolution: Finish projects, build better roads

Rûdaw - 2019-01-04 19:27
"Roads are a main problem in the Halabja province," ...

3 killings in the province of Halabja

Kurdiu - 2019-01-03 16:47

A missing child of Halabja may have been found in Iran

Rûdaw - 2018-12-29 15:57
The man still needs to undergo a DNA test ...

Sana Mahmoud crowned as Miss Iraqi Kurdistan 2018

E-Kurd - 2018-12-21 17:00
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Sana Mahmoud of Halabja was crowned as Miss Kurdistan 2018 in a ceremony at the Babylon Hotel in Erbil, the capital city of Iraqi Kurdistan, on Thursday night. She beat out thirteen other finalists who were evaluat ...

Halabja child to be reunited with family 3 decades later

Rûdaw - 2018-12-14 23:43

Halabja’s missing children: Time heals few wounds

Rûdaw - 2018-12-14 18:32

Halabja is Not Forgotten

Intpolicydigest - 2018-12-14 18:25

VIDEOS: Community mourns after Kurdish youth in Halabja dies days after winning award

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-14 17:57

Iraqi delegation optimistic after visiting upgrades to Halabja border crossing

Rûdaw - 2018-12-06 08:10

Kurdistan Irq. A 30 anni dalla strage con i gas di Halabja | Notizie Geopolitiche

Notiziegeopolitiche - 2018-12-06 03:08

New International Border Crossing to Be Opened in Halabja

BAS News - 2018-12-05 13:57
ERBIL — Preparations are underway to finalize the decision to establish a new international border crossing between Kurdistan Region’s Halabja province and Iran, an official said. “A delegation from Iraqi Board of Border Crossings visited Pishte gate in ...

Kurdish Jew Who Made Aliyah as Child Undertakes Emotional Visit to Birthplace

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-11-27 06:41
A Kurdish Jew who made aliyah to Israel from the northern Iraqi city of Halabja in 1953 returned to his birthplace on Sunday for the first time. ...

KRG to Resume Sending Halabja Chemical Attack Survivors Abroad for Treatment

BAS News - 2018-11-22 23:42
ERBIL - The survivors of the Halabja chemical attack are expected to be sent abroad for treatment in a near future, an official said on Thursday. On March 16, 1988, former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein killed some 5,000 Kurds in a chemical attack in Hala ...

KDP, PUK to Begin Talks on Govt. Formation Next Week

BAS News - 2018-11-11 14:53
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) will meet with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) next week to discuss the formation of a new government. Arif Taifour, head of KDP Leadership Council in Sulaymaniyah-Halabja, told BasNews that his party h ...

Halabja.. Pomegranate molasses making

Waar Media - 2018-11-05 22:42
WAAR-DUHOK: The post Halabja.. Pomegranate molasses making appeared first on WAARmedia. ...

Halabja Police identified two Kurdish youths killed by IRGC

Kurdpa - 2018-10-30 22:51
Kurdistan Press Agency (Kurdpa): Two young Kurdish men, from the city of Sarpel Zahaw (Sarpol Zahab) were killed by direct shots from the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ (IRGC) forces in a border region between the city of Kirmashan (Kermanshah) in Ir ...

PICTURE: Iranian Forces Kill 2 Civilians on Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2018-10-27 16:07
ERBIL — Iranian border guards killed on Saturday two Iranian Kurdish civilians on the border between Iran and Kurdistan Region. A spokesperson for Halabja Police confirmed the report and revealed that the victims were from Pawa, Kurdistan province. They ...

4th annual pomegranate festival kicks off in Halabja, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2018-10-26 13:49
HALABJA, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Autumn is harvest season for pomegranates in Iraqi Kurdistan Region and Halabja province is well-known for producing the fruit, given its ideal climate. Every autumn, local farmers and gardeners hold a festival where th ...

Halabja boasts juicy pomegranates as harvesting begins

Rûdaw - 2018-10-26 08:59

Sweden: Kurdish Resident Mistakenly Killed by Gunman

BAS News - 2018-10-25 18:41
ERBIL - A Kurdish resident in Sweden was killed on Thursday by a gunman by mistake, family members said. Shayan, 22, originally from Kurdistan Region's Halabja city, who used to live in the capital city of Stockholm, was shot eight to ten times, a cousin ...

PICTURES: 4th ‘Pomegranate Festival’ for Agricultural Products in Halabja

BAS News - 2018-10-25 13:45
ERBIL — The 4th Pomegranate Festival was kicked off on Thursday in Halabja province of Kurdistan Region where locals presented their agricultural products. In this year’s event, 230 stands are open where different products, including handcrafts, will be ...

A young man was stabbed with a knife in Halabja

Kurdiu - 2018-10-25 01:06

Halabja honors iconic singer Hama Qutu

Gulan Media - 2018-10-22 21:51

Halabja honors iconic singer Hama Qutu

Rûdaw - 2018-10-22 21:06
"His voice will forever remain in our hearts and culture" ...

Harvesting Halabja's crimson jewels – pomegranates

Rûdaw - 2018-10-20 02:07
Halabja is famous for its pomegranates, hanar in Kurdish ...

13 de mayo: el documental que recuerda la masacre de Halabja

Kurdistan America Latina - 2018-10-19 21:27
Chnur Kadr tenía apenas 20 años en 1987, cuando se […] ...

Film tells the untold story of one Halabja rebellion – and the women who marched

Rûdaw - 2018-10-16 07:15
“If that’s not being a heroine, then I don’t know what being a heroine is” ...

15/10/2018 Harvesting pomegranates in Halabja

KNNC - 2018-10-16 07:00

15/10/2018 Photo Halabja: festival to shows off regional fruits and vegetables

KNNC - 2018-10-16 07:00

KIU won’t support Iraq’s 2019 draft budget omitting Halabja as a province

Rûdaw - 2018-10-14 13:16
Face-to-face, I told Haider al-Abadi: On what bases are you not treating Halabja as a province? ...

Baghdad Doesn't Recognize Halabja as Separate Province in Practice: MP

BAS News - 2018-10-12 00:33
ERBIL - Despite the fact that Baghdad has officially recognized the Kurdish city of Halabja as a separate province, the federal government did not consider it so when allocating the city's share from Iraq's 2018 budget bill, a Kurdish lawmaker argued. Ta ...

Watch: RPG Fired to Celebrate Barham Salih’s Presidency

BAS News - 2018-10-07 09:54
ERBIL — Following the controversial election of Barham Salih as Iraq’s president, celebratory gunfires left several civilians killed or injured across Sulaymaniyah and Halabja provinces. Salih, who rejoined the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) after ab ...
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