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A Kurdish Worker Killed Due to Gas Explosion in Ahwaz

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-20 02:00
One of the eight workers wounded at the Khorshid Zivar Station in Ahwaz on Monday night February 12 died of injuries in the hospital due to the explosion of gas cylinders. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that on Monday night, Febru ...

Toxic Gases Probably Used in Afrin: SOHR

BAS News - 2018-02-17 11:19
ERBIL - The Turkish army on Friday has used gas attacks on Afrin, a Kurdish city in Syria, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, (SOHR)."Shelling from either Turkey or allied factions hit Al-Shaeikh Hadid and left six people with enlarged ...

Week in Brief: Suicide Rises

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-17 02:02
The “Week in brief” by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) is a weekly review of the most important human rights news and developments from and about Iran’s Kurdish areas. Rising suicide reported among Kurdish women in Iran Suicide reportedly due to per ...

19 Years in Solo “Abdullah Ocalam” Human Rights

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2018-02-16 17:08
On Monday 15 February 1999 “Abdullah Ocalan” was arrested in Nairobi.19 years after the arrest of the leader of Kurd. The rights of this leader, like a Turkish prisoner and prominent Kurd politician, have been violently violated by the Turkish government. ...

The Latest Status of Hedayat Abdollahpour’s Case Reported by His Lawyer

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-16 02:02
In an interview with the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), Hossein Ahmad Niazi (the attorney to Hedayat Abdollahpour) confirmed that he had visited him at Orumiyeh Central Prison last week and he had contested the verdict. Hedayat Abdullahpour was ar ...

Suspected death of another Kurd citizen in Sanandaj prison.

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-15 01:24
As the Kurdistan Human Rights Organization has stated in its reports on its official website as well as at the Brussels seminar, the number of deaths under torture has increased gradually in Iran’s prisons, and in particular in Kurdistan. The slaughter is ...

Organizations must stand together , expose practices of Turkish state

ANHA - 2018-02-14 13:43
NEWS DESK-The Human Rights Office in al-Jazeera region appealed to all international, regional and local organizations to stand together and expose the practices of the Turkish state and face of aggression and isolation imposed on the leader of the Kurdis ...

Statistics on Casualties in Afrin: DCHRK

BAS News - 2018-02-14 12:27
ERBIL - Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) revealed the statistics on the casualties on the 25th day of the Turkish assault on Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin.According to the center's release, the Turkish artillery units on the 25th day ...

A Young Woman Committed Suicide in One of the villages of Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-14 02:03
On Sunday, February 11, a young woman in “Bardian village” of Soma Bradost of Orumiyeh ended her life with a hunting gun due to Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) as Zainab Darwishi, 21 years old. It should be also noted that On Wednesday, February 18, ...

Turkish authorities arrest anyone who says no to attacks on Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-13 11:37
The Turkish authorities arrested 27 people, including politicians and members of trade unions and co-chairs of the Democratic Peoples' Party in Hatay and representatives of human rights organizations, because they refused attacks by the Turkish occupation ...

A Worker Died From Burn Injuries

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-13 02:01
A worker from Kamyaran lost his life at Tohid Hospital in Sanandaj due to severe burn injuries. According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), on February 09, Bijan Gholoozi, a worker at Kamyaran Asphalt factory, referred to the f ...

Concern Over Increasing Suicide Rates in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-13 02:01
In the past few days, two young men and women have committed suicide and lost their life. Kurdistan Human Rights Network has been informed that “On Wednesday, February 18, a 31-year-old young man called “Iqbal Sarhadi” (an expelled student from University ...

Ja són 31 els militars turcs morts en la invasió d'Efrîn

KurdisCat - 2018-02-12 11:30
Dissabte 9 de febrer fou el pitjor dia per a les forces d'Erdogan. Diumenge 10 va morir el que fa 31. Segons el Syrian Observatory for Human Rights 74 civils han estat assassinats per les tropes turques però les autoritats d'Efrîn eleven la xifra a 160. T ...

DCHRK Reveals Latest Statistics on Casualties in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-12 10:34
ERBIL - Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) reselaed the latest number of casualties from both sides since the launch of the Turkish assault on Afrin, the Kurdish city in northern Syria.According to the center's statement on Monday, th ...

A Kurdish Citizen From Sardasht Was Arrested in Orumieh.

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-12 02:52
ROJI KURD: “A Kurdish citizen from Sardasht city has been arrested by the Ministry of Intelligence in Orumieh”, Human rights activists in Kurdistan in Iran say. According to the reports,On 7 February 2018,’’Helmet Forughi’’ from “Bevran” village in Sardas ...

Prominent Pakistani rights activist Asma Jahangir dies aged 66

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-12 00:05
Lawyer who was outspoken critic of country’s Islamist extremism had a heart attack in Lahore. Roji Kurd: Asima Jahangirm , one of Pakistan’s most prominent human rights activists, has died of a heart attack aged 66. She was rushed to hospital in Lahore on ...

DCHRK’s Latest Figures in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-11 12:05
ERBIL - Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) revealed the latest figures of the casualties on the 22nd day of the Turkish attacks on Afrin, Kurdish city in northern Syria.According to the center's statement, the Turkish airstrikes on Af ...

HRW Sources IS Militants in Reports Against Kurds: MP

BAS News - 2018-02-10 17:44
ERBIL — A Kurdish lawmaker at the Iraqi parliament has criticized the Human Rights Watch (HRW) reports accusing the Kurdish forces of mass killings of Islamic State (IS) militants, saying that the international organisation sources jihadists in their rep ...

Mass Grave Discovered in Central Sinjar

BAS News - 2018-02-10 17:44
SINJAR — Authorities found on Saturday another mass grave of civilian victims of the Islamic State (IS) in central Sinjar. The mass grave contains six bodies, all of which are believed to be Kurdish Yezidi civilians from the city, said human rights activ ...

KRG refutes HRW accusations against Peshmerga

Waar Media - 2018-02-10 13:07
WAAR-DUHOK: The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Friday refuted accusations the Human Rights Watch (HRW) recently made against the Kurdish Peshmerga and security forces. Dindar Zebari, head of KRG’s committee for monitoring and responding internati ...

Latest Statistics on Casualties in Afrin: DCHRK

BAS News - 2018-02-10 10:40
Erbil - Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) released the latest statistics of the casualties in the northern Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin on the nineteenth day.According to the center's release, the Turkish airstrikes on the ninteenth ...

Week in Brief: Abolish Death Penalty

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-10 02:00
The “Week in brief” by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) is a weekly review of the most important human rights news and developments from and about Iran’s Kurdish areas. Campaign urges Iran abolish death penalty for Kurdish political prisoners A group ...

KRG Refutes HRW Allegations Against Peshmerga

BAS News - 2018-02-10 01:09
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Friday refuted accusations the Human Rights Watch (HRW) recently made against the Kurdish Peshmerga and security forces. Dindar Zebari, head of KRG’s committee for monitoring and responding international ...

Iraqi Kurdistan accused of carrying out ‘mass executions’

E-Kurd - 2018-02-09 22:31
BAGHDAD,— Human Rights Watch on Friday accused Iraqi Kurdish security forces of carrying out mass executions of detainees alleged to be members of the Islamic State jihadist group. The watchdog said the Kurdish peshmerga fighters detained Iraqis and fore ...

The custody of a civilian citizen from Bukan from the police force

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-09 04:34
Roji Kurd: According to Human Rights Organization of Kurdistan-Rojhelat’s report,‘’Sediq Rahimpour’’a young Kurdish citizen from Boukan, on Wednesday, February. 7. 2018, has been shooted by the agents of the Iranian regime. He has been Killed straight on ...

Two Kolbars Wounded and Killed in Mountain Fall

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-09 02:01
During the current week, two Kolbars have been injured in the mountainous areas of Orumiyeh and Hawraman as a result of the mountain fall. According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), on Monday, February 05, a kolbar called “Tah ...

HRW: Three Child Offenders Executed by Iran in January Only

BAS News - 2018-02-08 14:18
ERBIL — Human Rights Watch (HRW) has condemned execution of three child offenders in Iran which were carried out in January alone. According the HRW, Amirhossein Pourjafar was executed on January 4th in a prison near Karj. He was accused of rape and murd ...

A Kurdish Labour Activist Summoned to Serve his Imprisonment Sentence

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-08 02:01
Saqez Enforcement Office has summoned the bailor of Osman Ismaili, a labour activist, and called him for serving his imprisonment sentence. According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), on February 04, The Enforcement of Office o ...

15-month prison sentence for a Kurdish citizen from Saqez.

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-08 00:02
A Kurdish citizen from Saqez city was sentenced to 15 months prison٫ which has increased during the over past few months, arrests and sentencing for the citizens Kurd. Roji Kurd: According to Human Rights Organization of Kurdistan-Rojhelat’s report “On 4 ...

Rêxistina HRW daxwaz ji Îranê dike sêdarkirina zarokan rawestîne

BAS News - 2018-02-07 20:17
BasNews- Rêxistina Human Rights Watch(HRW) ragehand ku, desthilatdarên Îranê di meha Kanûna duyema borî de 3 kes temenên wan kêmî 18 salî sêdarkirine û daxwaz jê kir ku, wê tawanê betal bike. Di daxuyaniyekê de rêxistina Human Rights Watch(HRW) ragehand ...

DCHRKT Reveals Latest Statistics on Casualties in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-07 09:41
Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) published the statistics of the casualties on the eighteenth day of the Turkish assault on Afrin, the Syrian Kurdish city."The Turkish army on Tuesday had bombarded Maydanki and a number of other vil ...

Latest Statistics on Casualties in Afrin: DCHRKT

BAS News - 2018-02-06 10:06
Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) released the statistics of the casualties on the seventeenth day of due to the Turkish assault on Afrin, the Syrian Kurdish city."The Turkish army and the Free Syrian Army (SFA) carry on with bombard ...

Turkey/Syria: Border Guards Shoot, Block Fleeing Syrians

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-06 00:00
Guards at Turkey’s closed border with Syria are indiscriminately shooting at and summarily returning Syrian asylum seekers attempting to cross into Turkey, Human Rights Watch said today. Roji Kurd: Syrians are fleeing heightened violence in Idlib to seek ...

Two other Kurdish Citizens have been arrested in Rwansar

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-06 00:00
Based on the report reached to the human rights organization of Kurdistan,rojhelat, the captured upfront and trail citizens recorded in two provinces of kermanshah and sanandaj, citizen, and other people of distinction also were arrested. Roji kUrd: Accor ...

Human Rights: Tirkiyê hêza kujek li dijî koçberên Sûrî bikardîne

Waar Media - 2018-02-04 17:26
WAAR_Duhok: Rêkxistina Human Rights himberî bikaranîna hêza kujek li dijî awareyên Sûrî rexne li Tirkiyê girtin, daxwaz jî ji Enqere kir vegerandina bi zorî rabiwestîne û sinorî li himberî wan vebike. Rêkxistina parastina mafên mirovî Human Rights di bey ...

Turkish border guards accused of shooting at Syrian refugees

Waar Media - 2018-02-04 17:25
WAAR-DUHOK: An international rights group has accused Turkish border guards of killing 10 Syrian refugees trying to cross into Turkey. Saturday was the deadliest day since Ankara’s operation started in the Syrian Kurdish enclave. Human Rights Watch said ...

HRW: Türkiye sınırında sivillere ateş açılıyor

BAS News - 2018-02-04 09:29
BasNews - İnsan Hakları İzleme Örgütü (Human Rights Watch-HRW) Efrin sınırında kaçak olarak sınırı geçmek isteyen 10 sivilin Türk askerlerinin açtığı ateş sonucu hayatını kaybettiğini duyurdu. İnsan Hakları İzleme Örgütü Suriye ve Rojava’ya ilişkin bir r ...

DCHRK Reveals the Latest Statistics on Casualties in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-03 11:54
Erbil - Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) revealed the latest statistics of the casualties in Afrin, the Syrian Kurdish city under the attack of the Turkish army.According to a statement by the center, a copy of which was sent to Bas ...
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