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Kabila Shows His Hand in DR Congo’s Electoral Poker

International Crisis Group - 2018-08-16 20:52
As election preparations in the Democratic Republic of Congo proceed, President Joseph Kabila has announced he will not run for re-election. He may hope this important move will relieve outside pressure for free and fair elections. International actors s ...

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. ...

McGurk visits Raqqa city

Waar Media - 2018-08-15 14:38
WAAR-DUHOK: The US Presidential Envoy to the International Coalition against the Islamic State (ISIS), Brett McGurk, visited Raqqa city Syria on Wednesday and met with the Civil Council of Raqqa. A WAARTV correspondent reported that McGurk met with membe ...

Barzani, Qaradaghi discusse latest political developments in region

Waar Media - 2018-08-13 14:16
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received a delegation from the International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS) on Sunday in Erbil. The delegation was led by IUMS secretary general Ali Qaradaghi. During t ...

Barzani Receives Top International Muslim Scholars in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-08-12 14:55
ERBIL — Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received a delegation from the International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS) on Sunday in Erbil. The delegation was led by IUMS secretary general Ali Qaradaghi. During the m ...

A village from my country

SDF Press - 2018-08-11 19:43
Al-Awja (Shamiya) village is 2 km south of ”Raqqa city” and near to the ”Euphrates dam”, on the south side. The village stretches to the west to reach ”Kasra Sheikh Juma ”village, which forms part of it. It passes from the middle of the international high ...

Kremlin: Putin to hold phone call with Macron on August 10

Waar Media - 2018-08-10 12:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold international phone calls on Friday, including with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, and also hold working meetings, particularly with the permanent members of the National Security Council, K ...

ICRC to Coordinate Release of Yezidis in Iraq’s Prisons

BAS News - 2018-08-09 16:42
ERBIL — The International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) will be helping the release of Kurdish Yezidis whom are arrested by Iraqi forces mistakenly during country’s crackdown on the Islamic State (IS). Hussein Qa’edi, head of Kurdistan Region’s offi ...

US-Turkish talks fail to break deadlock on pastor held in Turkey

Waar Media - 2018-08-09 16:09
WAAR-DUHOK: The U.S. did not safe assurances on Wednesday from Turkey to right away free an American pastor held for practically two years on disputed terrorism expenses, U.S. officers mentioned, deepening a disaster between the 2 international locations ...

After the Showdown in Libya’s Oil Crescent

International Crisis Group - 2018-08-09 14:29
A renewed struggle this summer over Libya’s main oil export zone cut sales in half, squeezing hard currency supplies amid outcry about mismanagement of hydrocarbon revenues. To build trust, Libyan and international actors should review public spending an ...

Maden ocağındaki patlamada ölü sayısı 13'e yükseldi

BAS News - 2018-08-09 08:13
BasNews- Çin'in güneybatısında bir kömür madeninde meydana gelen patlamada yaşamını yitirenlerin sayısı 13'e çıktı. Şinhua ajansının haberine göre, Çin Guicou eyaletine bağlı Pancou kentinde Zhongrong International Trust Co. Ltd. şirketine ait maden ocağ ...

Crime of aggression or Turkish aggression against the territory of Afrin

SDF Press - 2018-08-06 10:28
The crime of aggression is a very serious crime because of its serious effects on the fundamental values ​​and interests of peoples and States as a whole and of the aggressor in particular. These are the interests that the international community is tryin ...

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 ...

Ji Amnesty li ser Efrînê rexneyên tund bo Tirkiyeyê

Rûpela Nû - 2018-08-02 18:09
Ji Amnesty li ser Efrînê rexneyên tund bo TirkiyeyêRêxistina Lêborîna Navdewletî (Amnesty International) di raportekê de daxwaz ji hikûmeta Tirkiyê dike, rêgirî li binpêkariyên ciddî yên hêzên xwe û hêzên hevpeymanên xwe li herêma Efrînê bike. ...

Af Örgütü: TSK, Efrin'deki ihlalleri görmezden geliyor

BAS News - 2018-08-02 16:23
BasNews- Uluslararası Af Örgütü (Amnesty International), Efrin'de Türkiye'nin desteklediği grupların ağır insan hakları ihlallerinde bulunduğunu öne sürdü. Uluslararası Af Örgütü Perşembe günü Efrin'deki insan hakları ihlallerine yönelik raporunu açıklad ...

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 ...

Le Kurde d'Iran Caucher Birkar remporte la médaille Fields de mathématiques

Institut kurde - Paris - 2018-08-02 08:27
Le Kurde d'Iran Caucher Birkar, également citoyen britannique, a remporté mercredi la médaille Fields de mathématiques, considérée comme le prix Nobel de la discipline, décerné lors du Congrès International des mathématiques à Rio de Janeiro, au Brésil. ...

Syrie: Amnesty appelle Ankara à stopper de "graves violations" à Afrine

Institut kurde - Paris - 2018-08-02 08:27
Amnesty International a exhorté jeudi la Turquie à mettre un terme aux "graves violations des droits de l'homme" à Afrine, ancien bastion d'une milice kurde dans le nord de la Syrie, accusant Ankara de "fermer les yeux" sur les exactions. ...

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 ...

KRG Seizes over 2 Tons of Illegal Drugs at Border Crossing with Iran

BAS News - 2018-07-21 22:40
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s customs office at the Haji Omaran border crossing confiscated 2.2 tons of illegal medicines just after being crossed from Iran into the Kurdistan Region last Thursday. The Haji Omaran International Gate Complex said in a statem ...

Verifying North Korean Denuclearization: Where Do We Go from Here?

International Crisis Group - 2018-07-19 21:45
The International Crisis Group is partnering with the Center for Strategic & International Studies to host a meeting in Washington D.C. on next steps for North Korea and the U.S. following the Singapore Summit. Monday, July 23, 2018CSIS Headquarters, 161 ...

Trump says Iran in turmoil since US withdrew from nuke deal

Waar Media - 2018-07-18 14:14
WAAR-DUHOK: US President Donald Trump asserted Monday that Iran was being roiled by nationwide riots since he pulled out of an international nuclear deal and that Washington supports the protesters. Trump, interviewed after his summit in Helsinki with Pr ...

Internal Security regulates traffic on Aleppo-Raqqa International road

SDF Press - 2018-07-16 10:42
Aleppo-Raqqa International road is considered one of the most important commercial land road in Syrian north, as it connects the north-east of Syria with its south and west, and represents the lifeline of Raqqa city. This road is witnessing increasing nat ...

Four Countries Halt Flights to Iraq’s Najaf as Protests Get Out of Hand

BAS News - 2018-07-15 22:50
ERBIL — Iran, Kuwait, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates have all canceled the flights to the Iraqi southern province of Najaf as the days-long protests turned violent. Earlier on Friday, large crowd of protesters had stormed Najaf international airport ...

Kuwait Airways Suspends Flights to Najaf: Statement

BAS News - 2018-07-14 13:06
ERBIL - Kuwait Airways suspended its international flights on Saturday to the Shi'ite holy city of Najaf without specifying any time to resume the flights as the protests have turned violent in southern parts of the country, the port said in a statement. ...

Triage Team Lead - Blackwatch - McLean, VA

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Linguist Team Lead - Blackwatch - McLean, VA

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Linguist Screener - Blackwatch - McLean, VA

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HLT Specialist - Blackwatch - McLean, VA

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Iraqi protesters ground flights, block Basra port

Kurdistan24 - 2018-07-14 02:27
Iraqi protesters shout slogans as they demonstrate in Najaf International Airport in the holy city on July 13, 2018, against poor services, unemployment, and corruption. (Photo: AFP/Haidar Hamdani) ...
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