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BM'den uyarı: Irak güçlerinden IŞİD ve Saddam'ı aratmayan uygulamalar

ZERnews - 2018-08-19 12:03
Birleşmiş Milletler İnsan Hakları (Human Rights) Kurumu yaptığı açıklamasına göre Musul'daki cezaevlerinde dehşet verici işkenceler uygulanıyor.Human Rights'ın açıklamasında göre, Musul'da gözaltına alınanlar sorgu sırasında işkenceye veriliyor.Daha önce ...

No Information about the Fate of Two Civil Rights Activists

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-08-18 02:01
Despite more than ten days since the arrest of two female civil activists in Ilam and Sanandaj, no information has been received about their fate and whereabouts. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Ilam Intelligence Forces raided ...

Turkish court releases local Amnesty head: Amnesty

Reuters - 2018-08-15 19:45
A Turkish court has released Taner Kilic, the local honorary chairman of Amnesty International, from prison, the human rights group said on Wednesday in one of several cases that have caused expressions of concern over Ankara's human rights record. ...

A Death Row Political Prisoner Transferred to Orumiyeh IRGC Detention Centre

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-08-14 02:01
Kamal Hassan Ramazan, a Death Row political prisoner, was transferred to the Orumiyeh IRGC (Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps) Detention Centre Unexpectedly. An informed source told Human Rights Network Kurdistan that the IRGC agents had visited the cent ...

Kurdish Human Rights Groups Condemn Iran’s Torture of Two PAK Members

BAS News - 2018-08-11 11:57
ERBIL — Five Kurdish human rights monitoring groups have condemned the Iranian government’s torture of two Peshmerga fighters from the Kurdistan Freedom Party (PAK) whom were arrested last week. Earlier on Tuesday, Iran’s state-affiliated Tasnim News Age ...

Two Kolbars from Salmas Killed at the Borders of Orumiyeh and Oshnavieh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-08-10 02:01
During the past two days, two kolbars from Salmas have been killed at the border area of Orumiyeh and Oshnavieh by the Iranian border guards. An informed source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that a 23 year old kolbar from Salmas called Hashem ...

Two More Kurdish Porters Killed by Iranian Forces: Monitor

BAS News - 2018-08-09 16:42
Eight porters have been killed in three weeks ERBIL — A human rights monitoring on Thursday confirmed reports of Iranian border guards killing two Kurdish porters (better known as kolbar in Kurdish) in the province of Western Azarbaijan. Hangaw Organisat ...

Another Kurdish Citizen Hanged in Iran

BAS News - 2018-08-09 12:17
ERBIL — Iranian authorities carried out the execution sentence of another Kurdish inmate on Wednesday, monitoring groups said. According to Iranian human rights watchdogs, the Kurdish citizen, 46, was executed at a prison in the southern province of Band ...

Kurdish Fighters Clash with Iranian Forces near Sanandaj

BAS News - 2018-08-08 10:30
ERBIL — The Kurdish fighters of the oppositions parties clashed with the Iranian security forces on Tuesday in the rural areas of Kurdistan province, north-west Iran. According to Hangaw Organisation for Human Rights, the confrontation took place in Nawa ...

Syrian Kurdish forces reject HRW report on recruiting child soldiers

E-Kurd - 2018-08-07 20:39
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The spokesman of the Kurdish People’s Defence Units (YPG) in Syrian Kurdistan on Monday strongly refuted HRW’s claims that YPG has been recruiting children, stressing that YPG stands against child recruitment. Human Rights Wa ...

Iranian Border Guards Kill Kurdish Teenage Kolbar

BAS News - 2018-08-07 16:21
ERBIL — Iranian border guards overnight on Tuesday killed a young Kurdish porter (better known as Kolbar in Kurdish) on the border between Iran and Kurdistan Region. According to Hangaw Organisation for Human Rights, Hasel Badbarin, 19, was gunned down b ...

Iran Arrests Another Kurdish Journalist

BAS News - 2018-08-07 12:20
ERBIL — Iranian security forces have detained another Kurdish civil activist and journalists in the northwestern province of Kurdistan. According to Hangaw Organisation for Human Rights, Arman Ghafouri was arrested by the Iranian intelligence service in ...

Hossein Ahmadi Niaz Arrested in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-08-06 02:01
Hussein Ahmadi Niaz, Ramin Hossein Panahi’s lawyer, was arrested after referring to the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj this morning on August 05. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the Kurdish lawyer was arrested at Sanandaj Rev ...

Iran: Lawyer of Kurdish Prisoner on Death Row Arrested

BAS News - 2018-08-05 19:40
ERBIL - Iranian authorities arrested on Sunday the Kurdish lawyer of an Iranian Kurdish prisoner on death row, a monitoring group said. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported that Hussein Ahmadi Niyaz, the lawyer of Ramin Hussein Panahi, was arres ...

Kurds Make 70% of Iran’s July Executions

BAS News - 2018-08-05 10:35
ERBIL — Nearly 70% of those sentenced to death by Iranian judicial authorities and were executed in the country during the month of July were Kurdish citizens, stated Iran's Human Rights Organization. The human rights watchdog said that the total number ...

YPG Continues Recruiting Children for Battles: HRW

BAS News - 2018-08-04 16:57
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) continues recruiting underage individuals from vulnerable families to fight on the frontlines in Syria, the Human Rights Watch warned again on Friday. “Recent data from the United Nations showed ...

Syrie : les milices kurdes recrutent des enfants déplacés, selon HRW

France24 - 2018-08-03 21:20
L'ONG Human Rights Watch a dénoncé, vendredi, l'enrôlement d'enfants dans les camps de réfugiés du nord-est de la Syrie par les YPG, la principale milice kurde du pays. L'an dernier, l'ONU a répertorié plus de 200 cas de recrutement par ces unités. ...

Syrian Kurdish forces recruiting displaced children from camps, HRW says

E-Kurd - 2018-08-03 17:20
BEIRUT,— Syria’s leading Kurdish force is recruiting children from displacement camps in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the country’s northeast, in violation of international law, Human Rights Watch said Friday. Thousands of people live in camps scattered ac ...

Amnesty Strongly Concerned Over Ankara-Backed Rebels Abuses in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-08-02 10:20
ERBIL - Amnesty International said on Thursday that the Turkish army in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syrian are giving Syrian rebels "free rein" to commit major human rights abuses, including torture, forced disappearances and looting propert ...

Zeynab Jalalian and Nine Other Prisoners on Hunger Strike at Khoy Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-08-02 02:00
Zeynab Jalalian, along with nine prisoners of ordinary offences, went on hunger strike in protest to being deprived of weekly visits and basic prison facilities. Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that prison authorities had discovered ...

عەرەبستانی سعودیـیە دوو چالاکوانی ژنی ناسراو دەستگیردەکات

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-08-01 20:32
ڕێکخراوی چاودێری مافەکانی مرۆڤ Human Rights Watchدەڵێت دەسەڵاتدارانی عەرەبستانی سعودیـیە دوو ژنی چالاکوانی ناسراویان دەستگیرکردووە، ئەمەش لە چوارچێوەی هەڵمەتێکی بێ پـێشینە لە دژی بزوتنەوەی داکۆکیکار لە ئازادی ژنان ...

Iranian Authorities Arrest 65 Kurds in July

BAS News - 2018-08-01 13:45
ERBIL - Iranian authorities have arrested 65 Kurds, including a few women during July over political, civil, and religious activities, a monitoring group said on Wednesday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, citing local sources, said that the majorit ...

The Trial of Three labours Activists Will be Held in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-28 02:01
The hearing on charges against three labours activists from Sanandaj, who were arrested following the International Labour Day and subsequently released on bail, will be held in Sanandaj on August 04. An informed source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network ...

A Kurdish Teacher Transferred to Mahabad Prison to Endure his Sentence

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-26 02:01
A teacher from Sardasht, recently sentenced to 18 months in prison by the Revolutionary Court on charges of “membership in the Iranian Call and Reform Organization”, was transferred to Mahabad Prison to endure his sentence. Kurdistan Human Rights Network ...

Iranian Border Guards Kill Kurdish Porter

BAS News - 2018-07-25 10:49
ERBIL - Iranian border guards have killed a Kurdish porter in the Iranian Kurdish province of Urmia, said a human rights group on Wednesday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said that the victim identified as Rashid Mohammed Ali, 34, was shot to deat ...

We condemn the assassination of Iqbal Muradi strongly

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2018-07-25 10:17
KMMK: The dead body of Iqbal Muradi, who well-known as an activist of political, Human Rights and a member of KMMK (Kurdistan Human Rights Association)’s directorate, around 11pm on 17/07/2018 His body was recovered in the river of Penjwin. According to t ...

Suicide Bomber Kills 38 in Southern Syria

BAS News - 2018-07-25 09:38
ERBIL - At least 38 people, including civilians were killed on Wednesday morning in a suicide bomb attack in southern Syria, said a human rights group. The attacker blew himself up near a marketplace in the southern city of Sweida where he also injured a ...

HRW: Iraqi Security Forces Fire at Demonstrators

BAS News - 2018-07-24 13:06
ERBIL - Human Rights Watch (HRW) revealed on Tuesday multiple cases in which the Iraqi security forces have been involved in shooting and beating the demonstrators in the southern parts of the country who have been protesting against the lack of efficien ...

HRW: Irak güvenlik güçleri göstericelere ateş açtı

BAS News - 2018-07-24 10:58
BasNews - İnsan Hakları İzleme Örgütü(HRW), Irak güvenlik güçlerinin, ülkenin güney kenttelerinde gerçekleşen gösterilerde göstericileri hedef alarak ateş açtığını duyurdu. İnsan Hakları İzleme Örgütü(HRW/Human Rights Watch) ikinci haftasına giren Irak’t ...

HRW: Hêzên Iraqê bi qesdî gule li xwepêşanderan berdidin!

BAS News - 2018-07-24 10:45
BasNews - Rêxistina Human Rights Watch ango Rêxistina çavdêriya mafê mirov ragihand, hêzên ewlehiya Iraqê bi armanca ku xwepêşandanan li başûr û navenda Iraqê bidawî bînin, bi awayek qesdî gule li xwepêşanderan berdane û gellek ji wan jî eşkence dane û h ...

Three Prisoners Hanged at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-24 02:01
Three prisoners sentenced to death who had been transferred to a solitary confinement cell yesterday were executed at central prison of Orumiyeh Today, on Monday July 23, Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has identified the three prisoners as Farooq D ...
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