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September 21 Proclaimed Armenian Independence Day in Washington, DC • MassisPost

Massispost - 2020-09-23 06:50

Fighter jets fly past Mother Armenia statue in an Independence Day show – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-21 19:00

Abu Dhabi skyscraper, Burj Khalifa in Dubai to be lit up in colors of Armenian flag on Independence Day – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-16 11:55

Armenian flag to be raised in front of Ottawa City Hall on Independence Day – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-11 11:01

Niagara Falls to be lit up with colors of Armenian flag on Independence Day – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-09-10 23:20

COVID-19 casts a shadow on India Independence Day celebrations, while end of gold rally is baffling | From The Editors – Gulf News

Gulfnews - 2020-08-15 11:56

From the editors: Pakistanis celebrate Independence Day while Trump takes the gloves off | From The Editors – Gulf News

Gulfnews - 2020-08-15 10:47

From the editors: Pakistanis celebrate Independence Day while Trump takes the gloves off | News-photos – Gulf News

Gulfnews - 2020-08-14 10:59

Armstrong: The meaning of Independence Day – Complete Colorado – Page Two

Completecolorado - 2020-07-07 16:52

From the archives: The Fourth of July

AEI - 2020-07-05 00:04
As the country celebrates Independence Day this coming July 4th, it is vital to recall the rich history of revolution in this nation and the scholarship supporting its just implementation. The post From the archives: The Fourth of July appeared first on A ...

On Independence Day, believe in America

AEI - 2020-07-05 00:04
As citizens, we have a shared responsibility to renew our nation and our commitment to our founding ideals. Don’t doubt that we can rise to meet these challenges — together. The post On Independence Day, believe in America appeared first on American Enter ...

Hong Kong: First arrests under 'anti-protest' law as handover marked

BBC - 2020-07-02 00:03
A man with a pro-independence flag is among 360 held on the first day of the new law, police say. ...

Carpe Diem’s annual quiz on America’s Declaration of Independence

AEI - 2020-07-02 00:02
In preparation for Independence Day this weekend, test your knowledge of America’s Declaration of Independence Day with this 14-question CD quiz featured annually during the first week of July. You need six correct answers to pass! You’ll find details abo ...

President Trump Borrows Speech From ‘Independence Day’s’ Bill Pullman – Deadline

Deadline - 2020-06-24 23:57

Prime Minister Scott Morrison sends Greek Australians a message honouring ‘Greek Independence Day’ - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-06-02 02:10

Jordanians celebrate country’s 74th Independence Day in confident mood | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-05-26 06:29

Injustice is done: Catalan independent leaders gets jail sentence

ANF - 2019-10-14 10:13
In a shame day for the Spanish state Supreme Court has sentenced nine Catalan independent leaders to between nine and 13 years in prison for sedition over their role in the independence referendum in 2017. ...

Trump claims army 'took over airports' in 1775

BBC - 2019-07-06 00:21
Inaccuracies spotted in Trump speech made at Independence Day celebrations in Washington DC. ...

7 July 4th Quotes to Celebrate Independence Day 2019

Yahoo - 2019-07-04 19:53

US Diplomatic Mission Marks 4th of July in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-04 00:25
ERBIL — US embassy and consulate general organized an event on Wednesday in Erbil to mark 4th of July, the US Independence Day. The event was attended by Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani, and many oth ...

Madagascar stadium crush kills 15 during national celebrations

BBC - 2019-06-27 01:27
Dozens more were injured during national celebrations for the country's independence day. ...

Military Parade in Athens Marks Greek Independence Day (Pics) – The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2019-03-25 17:01

Could Sept. 25 be independence day for Kurdistan? - News - Missouri State University

Missouristate - 2019-01-26 07:58

Poland’s Independence Day Marked in Erbil

Gulan Media - 2018-11-11 16:42

Poland’s Independence Day Marked in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-11-11 10:47
ERBIL — The Poland-Kurdistan Association organized an event on Sunday to mark the 100th anniversary of Poland’s rebirth as a state. The event was attended by Polish Consul General Dominik Musial, head of Erbil provincial council, Ali Rashid, and several ...

Fellow Kurds, why blame yourself for wanting independence?

Rûdaw - 2018-09-25 12:28
Let us all stop this blame game and rejoice September 25 as the day we told Baghdad and the world that we are not Iraqis ...

Barzani Attends US Independence Day Ceremony in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-07-05 23:13
ERBIL — Dozens of senior officials, including prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani, US Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Silliman, US Consul General to Erbil, Ken Gross, attended on Thursday a ceremony in Erbil to mark the Independence Day of the United Stat ...

Inauguration of The Donald J Trump Presidential Library and Museum

E-Kurd - 2018-05-07 16:15
Deyan Ranko Brashich | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Donald J. Trump, the President of the United States and First Lady Melania Trump will attend the official opening of the Donald J. Trump Presidential Library and Museum on July 4, 2018 Independence Day in ant ...

The other list of books about Israel to read on World Book Day

Seth Frantzman - 2018-04-23 13:50
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN There are several lists of must-read books about Israel floating around, some relate to the 70th anniversary independence celebrations or World Book Day, which is on […] ...

Putin, Trump congratulate Israel on Independence Day

Waar Media - 2018-04-19 22:55
WAAR-DUHOK: As Israel celebrated 70 years of independence, leaders around the world sent congratulatory letters to President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a show of support for the Jewish state.In a letter to President Rivlin, U ...

'The best day of my life': Iraqi Kurds vote in independence referendum | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-01-06 17:43

Five people were killed as protests rock Iraqi Kurdistan for second day

E-Kurd - 2017-12-20 01:25
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Five people were killed and dozens wounded in Iraqi Kurdistan on Tuesday as security forces opened fire during clashes with protesters amid growing anger over a failed push for independence. Demonstrators in the auton ...

Barzani: There Was A Plan To Destabilize Kurdistan

Roji Kurd - 2017-10-31 00:06
Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani has resigned with the message that he remains a Peshmerga, committed to the Kurdish cause and confident that one day Kurds will see independence ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani ...

How Can You Tell You’re About to Have a Civil War?

WarIsBoring - 2017-10-25 17:39
The Iraqi Kurd’s vote for independence in September 2017 sent shockwaves through the region. The day after the vote, the Iraqi military conducted a military exercise with Turkey. The government in Baghdad grounded international flights in and out of Kurdi ...

Catalan referendum: Separatists defiant as voting day arrives

BBC - 2017-10-01 05:39
Tensions are high as police vow to stop the referendum on independence for the Spanish region. ...

Kurdish independence vote defended by Iraqi minister

Washington Times - 2017-09-28 04:54
Falah Mustafa Bakir heads the Department of Foreign Relations of the Kurdistan Regional Government. He spoke with Washington Times special correspondent Seth J. Frantzman the day after Sunday's vote on why the region's nonbinding independence referendum ...

Why the Kurdistan Referendum?

BAS News - 2017-09-27 10:32
Given the obstacles Kurds face, what can they expect the day after they vote for independence? We, the Kurdish Diaspora community lives between hope and fear. Finally, there is a vision of a dreamed own state, but there is also fear that the referendum w ...

Turkish, Iraqi forces start joint drill after KRG referendum

KurdPress - 2017-09-27 10:15
A day after the independence referendum of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) was held, Turkish and Iraqi armed forces launched a joint military exercise on the Turkish-Iraqi border, in the Silopi district of Turkey’s Sirnak province. ...

High Turnout as Kurds Vote for Independence

National Review - 2017-09-27 05:04
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq -- The day after the Kurdish independence referendum, people have left the ink they used to stamp their ballots to dry on their fingers. It is a symbol of their desire for independence. Many have waited their whole lives for ...

Iraq Orders Kurdistan to Surrender Its Airports

New York Times - 2017-09-27 04:29
A day after Iraqi Kurds voted on independence, the Iraqi prime minister threatened to shut down flights to the region. ...

A referendum message to Kurds from the Catalan CUP Party

BAS News - 2017-09-25 23:27
Today, the people of Kurdistan are voting in an independence referendum. On this historic day, we have a message of support from Catalans who will vote for independence on 1 October. Pro-Catalan independence party CUP (The Popular Unity Candidacy) from t ...

Independence referendum underway in Iraqi Kurdistan

TASS - 2017-09-25 20:15
The results will be announced a day after the voting stations are closed ...

Masrour Barzani: Referendum Reflects Generations of Kurdistanis who Fought for This Day

BAS News - 2017-09-25 13:32
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani stated that Kurdistan’s independence referendum reflects the generations of Kurdistan’s people who struggled for this day. “This vote reflects generations of Kurdistanis who f ...

KIG Leader Invites People to Head to Polling Stations

BAS News - 2017-09-25 10:19
ERBIL — The leader of the Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG) Ali Bapir cast his vote in the independence referendum of the Kurdistan Region early Monday morning, calling on all to participate in the plebiscite “enthusiastically.” “This is a historic day for d ...

In Picture: Masrour Barzani Votes

BAS News - 2017-09-25 09:30
ERBIL — The Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani casted his vote early on Monday during the independence referendum. He voted in a polling station in Pirmam, Erbil Province. A day earlier, he called on the people of Kurdistan ...

Israel Endorsed Kurdish Independence. Saladin Would Have Been Proud.

New York Times - 2017-09-25 00:23
Present-day politics may have been less important than a long shared history between the Kurds and the Jews. ...

Masrour Barzani: Referendum Day Symbolises Our Nation's Generational Struggle

BAS News - 2017-09-24 20:46
ERBIL — The Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, has called on people to all go to the polls on Monday and cast their votes in support of Kurdistan’s independence. “I call on Kurdistanis to vote for independence to determine ...

Conspiracy Happening Against Kirkuk Governor

BAS News - 2017-09-23 21:31
ERBIL — As the day for Kurdistan Region’s independence referendum nears, attempts within the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) escalate to dismiss Kirkuk Governor Najmaddin Karim in hopes of harming the polls on Monday, a source said. Earlier on 12th Se ...

95% of People Expected to Vote "Yes" to Independence: Kurdish Official

BAS News - 2017-09-17 17:04
ERBIL — An estimation of 95% of people in Kurdistan Region are expected to vote in favour of independence on the referendum day, said a Kurdish politician. Kurdistan Region is scheduled to hold an independence vote on 25th September, which also allows th ...

Could Sept. 25 be independence day for Kurdistan? - News

Missouristate - 2017-09-13 15:46

IHERC: 95 percent of Referendum preparations completed

Waar Media - 2017-09-07 14:40
WAAR-DUHOK: The Independent High Election and Referendum Commission (IHERC) announced that 95 percent of the preparations for the independence referendum polling day have been completed. Head of the IHERC Handren Mohammed told media that the very final s ...

HDP on Kurdistan’s Independence Vote: Historic Day

BAS News - 2017-09-06 12:57
ERBIL — The planned independence referendum on 25th September will make it a “historic day” for Kurds, to which the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) offers total support, said Osman Baydemir, the party’s spokesperson. “We call on the people to go to the p ...

Campaign for Kurdistan Independence Referendum officially kicks off in Duhok city

Waar Media - 2017-09-05 17:54
WAAR-DUHOK: On Tuesday, the official campaign promoting the upcoming referendum on independence for the Kurdistan Region was launched in Duhok. The people of the Kurdistan Region will go to the polls on Sep. 25 for what has been labelled a ‘historic day’ ...

Kurdistan Referendum Day to Be Celebrated in Mass Wedding

BAS News - 2017-08-26 19:45
ERBIL— Over one hundred youth from the Kurdistan Region has so far registered their names to celebrate their wedding in a mass ceremony on the day of holding the independence referendum of Kurdistan, September 25, 2017. The youth are encouraged by a civi ...

Kurdistan independence: One day in September could wreak havoc in the Middle East - Iraq - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2017-08-25 23:36

Some Questions for Every Kurd in KRG before Voting for an independent Kurdistan

Lawk Ghafuri - 2017-08-25 20:15
By Lawk Ghafuri Many Questions are shuffling in my mind and I have no answer for any of them about Kurdistan’s Future and the Referendum for Independence that will be held on 25th of September. What if, we voted “No” on 25th of September? Will the day af ...

8th Kurdistan Intl Film Festival Kicks Off in Erbil Tomorrow

BAS News - 2017-08-25 12:56
EBIL— The Eighth Kurdistan International Film Festival (KIFF) will kick off Saturday in Erbil with Kurdish famous director, Bahman Ghobadi's "A Flag Without A Country." The five-day festival will run under the slogan "Towards Referendum and Independence ...

Iraqi Kurds independence vote is wrong: Turkish FM

KurdPress - 2017-08-24 11:12
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday, August 23, he would tell Kurdish officials later in the day their decision to hold an independence referendum was wrong and that Ankara expects it to cancel the vote. ...

Iraqi Defense Minister denies threatening to use army against Kurdish independence

KurdPress - 2017-07-25 08:19
The Iraqi army would not interfere in politics, said Iraqi Defense Minister Irfan al-Hayali on Monday, denying statements published in the media a day earlier. ...

Independence is not a Barzani project

Rûdaw - 2017-07-17 13:47
Our attention, instead, should be focused on planning for the day after the referendum. ...

Kurds look forward to celebrating their Independence Day: Kurdistan FM

Kurdistan24 - 2017-07-07 16:12
On Thursday, the US diplomats celebrated the 4th of July, American Independence Day in Erbil with the participation of the top Kurdish senior officials, including the President of the Kurdistan Region Masoud Barzani and the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Reg ...

Çay Partisi ve ‘Kaçak Çay’

Ala Yekiti - 2017-07-05 15:56
Fırat BEHREWAN 4 Temmuz, Independence Day olarak da bilinen ABD’nin İngiliz egemenliğinden kurtuluş günüdür. Her sene olduğu gibi bu gün de ülkenin her yanında coşkuyla kutlanıyor. ABD’nin bağımsızlık savaşında çayın sembolik öneminden haberiniz var mı? V ...

Next Birth of a New Country Will Likely Occur in Kurdistan: US Ret. General

BAS News - 2017-07-05 11:36
ERBIL — The US retired general Ernie Audino encourages Kurds to push towards independence, stating that "the best time" will never come. On the US Independence Day, July 4th, Audino said “No one gave it to us. We had to take it, and we can all be gratefu ...

Masrour Barzani: June 7th Historic Day for Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-06-07 21:04
ERBIL— The Chancellor for Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani stated on Wednesday that June 7, 2017 marks a historic day for the people of Kurdistan in which the date for running the independence referendum was determined. "Today is ...

[In Pictures]: Jordan’s Independence Day Marked in Erbil

BAS News - 2017-05-23 21:59
ERBIL — With the presence of several senior Kurdish officials, the Consulate General of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan marked the 71 anniversary of the country’s independence. Among the officials were Kurdistan Region’s Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa, s ...

Barzani's Assistant to Address Kurdistan Referendum in Malta

BAS News - 2017-05-13 16:44
ERBIL— During a course on track two diplomacy in Malta, Hemin Hawrami, Kurdistan President Masoud Barzani's assistant will address Kurdistan's appeal for holding a referendum on independence from Iraq. The course runs May 11-14 and the third day of the e ...

Marking 119th Kurdish Journalism Day, Barzani Calls for Supporting Independence

BAS News - 2017-04-22 01:37
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s President, Masoud Barzani, called on Kurdish journalists to support the imminent referendum on Kurdistan’s independence and to regard it out of the bounds of their political affiliation. On the occasion marking the 119th annive ...

71st anniversary of Independence Day: Awaiting for Syria to be free again

Orient News - 2017-04-19 02:00

Li kargeheke guleyan a Amerîkayê teqîn çêbû: Kesek mir

Sputnik - 2017-04-12 01:26
Li kargeheke hilberandina guleyan a li bajarê Independence ê girêdayî eyaleta Missourî ya Amerîkayê teqîn çêbû. ...

Kurdistan Flag Remains Hoisted In Kirkuk Until Article 140 Implemented: Official

BAS News - 2017-04-06 12:40
Kurdish delegation met with Shi'ite National Alliance in Baghdad ERBIL — Kurdistan Region's visiting delegation in Baghdad met with the Shi'ite National Alliance on the second day of their trip to Baghdad and discussed the independence referendum in the ...

Kurds in Europe seek support for independence on Kurdish flag day

Rûdaw - 2016-12-17 15:26
'Our purpose on this day is defending the Peshmerga, democratic values and standing against ISIS ...

Survey: 84.3 percent of Kurds favor independence

Kurdistan24 - 2016-08-20 18:39
Kurdish people in the Kurdistan Region celebrate Kurdistan national flag day. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

U.S. Consulate General Celebrates 240th Independence Day

Kurdishglobe - 2016-06-07 00:46

Referendum on Kurdish Independence “Possible in 2016”: KRG Envoy to US

BasNews - 2016-06-04 17:26
Kirkuk will one day join Kurdistan, Bayan Sami Abdulrahamn says ERBIL — A referendum on Kurdish independence from Iraq is possible in the current year, says Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Representative to the US. Bayan Sami Abulrahman, the Kurdish ...

Syria’s Independence Day: Walking in the path of ancestors

Orient News - 2016-04-17 14:38

Barzani: I will step down as president after declaring independence

Rûdaw - 2016-03-23 12:15
‘The day we have an independent Kurdistan, I will cease to be the president ...

Barzani Discussing Independence, Refugees and the Islamic State in Munich

BasNews - 2016-02-14 01:19
Kurdistan Region President met with a number of world leaders in Germany MUNICH — On the second day of Munich Security Conference, Barzani met with a number of world leaders to discuss the war against the Islamic State (IS), the humanitarian and financia ...

Indonesia Independence Day celebrated in Erbil

Rûdaw - 2015-11-10 16:43
More than 1,300 Indonesians live in the Kurdistan region. ...

President Barzani Wishes the People of the United States a Happy Independence Day‏

KRP - 2015-07-08 14:49

KurdishGlobe- America's Independence Day commemorated in Erbil

Kurdishglobe - 2015-07-08 01:18

President Barzani Wishes the People of the United States a Happy Independence Day‏

Presidency - 2015-07-07 15:24

President Barzani Wishes the People of the United States a Happy Independence Day‏

Gulan Media - 2015-07-05 05:30

Kurdish leader says his people will one day declare independence

Gulan Media - 2015-05-07 05:52

Masoud Barzani: Kurds will one day declare independence - Washington Times

Washingtontimes - 2015-05-06 18:09

US Consulate in Erbil Postpones Independence Day Celebration

BasNews - 2014-06-19 03:42

Kurdish-Israelis Want Representation in Upcoming Conference

Ikjnews - 2013-08-20 07:46
As Kurds push towards national unity, in the hope of eventually securing independence, Israel’s sizable Kurdish community wants a seat too. By Ari Soffer-First Publish: 8/19/2013 (Artuz Sheva) August 24th marks the start of a 3-day conference in Ira ...

President Barzani attends France's Independence Day in Erbil

Gulan Media - 2013-07-18 02:22

President Barzani attends France's Independence Day in Erbil

Peyamner - 2013-07-16 09:48
PNA - Kurdistan Region’s President, Massoud Barzani participated on Sunday evening in France's Independence Day in a ceremony organized by the General French Consulate in Erbil, which took place in Rotana Hotel’s garden. ...
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