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Afghanistan's refugees: forty years of dispossession | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2019-06-20 12:35

Maduro Expects UN Human Rights Chief to Help Improve Situation in Venezuela - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-20 12:35

Why Britain’s depreciating pound is proving to be a concern for holidaymakers | TravelDailyNews International

Traveldailynews - 2019-06-20 10:19

IRGC shoots down US Global Hawk drone over Persian Gulf

Rûdaw - 2019-06-20 10:10
US military drone confirmed shot down in international airspace over Strait of Hormuz by Iranian surface-to-air missile, according to Reuters. ...

Dewana dam in Kurdistan expected to be complete by end of the year - International Water Power

Waterpowermagazine - 2019-06-20 06:09

Oil up as trade woes abate with Trump, Xi meeting

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were up to begin Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump said he will hold a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, calming worries that global oil demand would be weak this year. International benchmark Brent crude ...

Kurdish Man Commits Suicide after Racist Refusal of Love

BAS News - 2019-06-19 13:51
ERBIL — A Kurdish man in Turkey’s Istanbul committed suicide on Monday evening, citing discrimination for being a Kurd in Turkey. Ibrahim Layik, jumped from the departure floor of Istanbul International Airport and landed over the Arrival level with seve ...

Iraq: Foreign Oil Companies' Compound Targeted, Two Wounded

BAS News - 2019-06-19 10:48
ERBIL — A rocket landed early on Wednesday in the residential and operations headquarters of foreign oil companies near the southern Iraqi city of Basra, military sources confirmed. The target was the Burjesia compound which hosts several international o ...

Tabqa unites its forces in a military council

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 17:03
Tabqa -Tabqa forces, in coordination with the General Command of SDF, announced the formation of its military council in a ceremony attended by leaders of SDF, Women’s Protection Units, International Coalition Forces, members and representatives of commit ...

Oil prices down with weak demand, forecast revisions

Waar Media - 2019-06-18 11:28
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down to begin Tuesday as global oil demand is expected to remain weak and global institutions revising down their oil price and economic growth forecasts. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $60.78 per barr ...

CIA cyberespionage operation foiled, says Iran

Rûdaw - 2019-06-18 06:05
Shamkhani claimed that Iran is countering US cyberespionage through its own “international anti-spying network” ...

US Defence Chief Unaware of Plan to Create Working Group on S-400s With Turkey - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-17 20:16

Oil prices down as output, stocks remain high in US

Waar Media - 2019-06-17 13:25
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down to kick off the new week on Monday as crude oil inventories and near record high levels of output in the U.S. continue to keep downward pressure on prices. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $61.91 pe ...

Pompeo says U.S. does not want war with Iran; pushes for international response

Gulan Media - 2019-06-16 21:50

May You Live In Interesting Times: The Art Biennale in Venice

ANF - 2019-06-16 11:09
The 58th International Art Exhibition, titled May You Live In Interesting Times, takes place from 11th May to 24th November 2019 in Venice. ...

Kürt Şeyh yine gündemde; CIA muhbirliğinden başkanlık hayaline

Rûdaw - 2019-06-15 19:29
Washington’daki Trump International Hotel’de 26 gece kalan Şeyh Nehro, ABD'li yöneticilere “Ortak amacımız olan İran Molla rejimini zayıflatarak Irak’taki hegemonyasına son verelim” teklifinde bulundu ...

US Seeking International Consensus after Tanker Attack in Gulf of Oman

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — The United States is now working to build an international consensus over the attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, for which Washington blames Iran, according to US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan. The secretary said on Friday that Whit ...

Iran: detention of Kurdish mother tongue volunteer teacher

KurdisCat - 2019-06-14 19:34
PEN International strongly condemns the detention of Zara Mohammadi, a Kurdish language teacher, since her arrest at her home on 23 May 2019, by Iranian security agents who confiscated her phone and computer. Mohammadi has been arrested along with her two ...

Turkey’s Three Moments of Truth - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Carnegieeurope - 2019-06-13 19:46

How Japan Can Help the U.S. De-escalate with Iran

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-13 16:36
As Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe visits Iran, President & CEO Robert Malley tells CNN Today that Japan has the capacity to mediate between the U.S. and Iran at a time of heightened tensions. ...

The Keys to Restarting Nicaragua’s Stalled Talks

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-13 16:36
President Daniel Ortega’s government has released almost all political prisoners held since Nicaragua’s April 2018 uprising. It should stay this course, honouring its other commitments to the opposition in national dialogue. International actors should p ...

US-Turkey Fallout Over F-35, S-400 Buys Was Years in the Making - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-13 14:34

Oil prices rebound from losses after rise in US stocks

Waar Media - 2019-06-13 11:47
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices opened higher Thursday, rebounding from major losses that came on Wednesday amid a surprise increase in the U.S.’ crude inventories. The international benchmark Brent crude oil was trading at $61.03 per barrel at 0622 GMT for ...

UK Committed to Prosperous Kurdistan: Minister

BAS News - 2019-06-13 11:13
ERBIL — The British government is committed to a prosperous and secure Kurdistan Region, said Andrew Murrison, the UK Minister of State for the Middle East and International Development. Murrison welcomed the appointment of Masrour Barzani as the Prime M ...

UN: 12 cases of extrajudicial executions in Colombia in 2018

ANF - 2019-06-13 09:15
A 62-page report published by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, on international humanitarian law in Colombia during 2018, reveals that there have been 12 cases of extrajudicial executions. ...

Jorge Sampaio and Vartan Gregorian Honored by Refugees International - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-06-13 03:00

Turkey Slams 'Unacceptable' US Bill Demanding Sanctions Over Purchase of Russia's S-400s - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-13 02:38

Belgium Reaffims Support for Next KRG

BAS News - 2019-06-12 21:42
ERBIL - Belgium has reaffirmed its "international cooperation" and support for the future Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) which will be led by PM-designate Masrour Barzani. The comments were made by the Belgian Ambassador to Jordan and Iraq Hendrik V ...

Venezuela's Mining Arc: A Legal Veneer for Armed Groups to Plunder

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-12 20:56

Oil prices down amid lower oil demand forecast

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $61.50 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $52.23 at 07.17 GMT on Wednesday. Prices fell as the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) cut its forec ...

International: Turkey defies US, plans to buy Russian missile defense system | The North Africa Journal

North Africa - 2019-06-12 16:41

Turkey Forges Ahead on Defense Ambitions | Defense News: Aviation International News

Ainonline - 2019-06-12 14:25

US Accuses Iran of Trying to Get Access to Venezuela's Uranium Riches - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-12 08:56

US sanctions Syrian tycoon for profiting from Assad’s displacement of poor

Rûdaw - 2019-06-11 20:50
16 international individuals and entities sanctioned ...

Oil prices increase at week beginning June 11

Waar Media - 2019-06-11 18:33
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $64.01 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $54.21 at 07.19 GMT on Monday. The expectations of extending oil production cut agreement between the Organizat ...

The 57 nations in the world that aren't 'free,' according to an international watchdog | BusinessInsider

Businessinsider - 2019-06-11 18:02

The 57 nations in the world that aren't 'free,' according to an international watchdog | Business Insider India

Businessinsider - 2019-06-11 16:54

What Makes a Politician the Enemy of the Mainstream Media? - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-11 12:32

Syria Kurds alarmed as fire ravages wheat near oil installations

Rûdaw - 2019-06-11 11:25
"We ask the international coalition to intervene to extinguish the fires" ...

Immediate Task is to Keep Democratic Process Going: New President of Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-10 15:11
ERBIL — The new president of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, was sworn in on Monday during a parliamentary session and massive ceremony in Erbil. In front of lawmakers, Kurdish political leaders, Iraqi and international figures, Barzani said the mos ...

6th Sara Women Festival to be held on 16 June

ANF - 2019-06-10 12:06
The preparations for the Festival are underway and the event is becoming more international every passing year. ...

New President of Kurdistan to Take Oath Today

BAS News - 2019-06-10 09:13
ERBIL — The new president of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, will take oath later today during a massive ceremony attended by Kurdish, Iraqi, and international leaders. Barzani was elected as president by the parliament last month. According to the ...

Fluchtursachen vermeiden, Bildungschancen vor Ort ermöglichen

ANF - 2019-06-10 01:00
Unter diesem Motto steht die Schul- und Stadtpartnerschaft Oldenburg-Efrîn/Nordsyrien, die am vergangenen Freitag Thema im Café Rojava International im Freizeitheim Linden in Hannover war. ...

Iran decries US sanctions on petrochemical industry

Waar Media - 2019-06-09 21:11
WAAR_DUHOK Iran on Saturday denounced U.S. sanctions on the country’s largest petrochemical group as a violation of “principles of international law”. “Only a week-long patience proved the U.S. president’s void assertion that he was willing to hold talks ...

UK Continues to Support Explosive Hazard Management, Risk Education Activities in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-09 15:47
BAGHDAD (UNMAS) — The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Iraq would like to highlight the role of the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) as a key facilitator of stabilization and humanitarian efforts through the s ...

The International Space Station: The next hot tourist destination

Kurdiu - 2019-06-08 17:47

US Pushes Germany to Remain in Syria for Spy, Training Missions – Report - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-06-08 15:01

Sudan: Stopping a Spiral into Civil War

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-07 18:14
Sudan’s political transition is in great peril following the unprovoked killing of dozens of protesters. The African Union has rightly suspended the country’s membership. Western and Gulf powers should take urgent steps to compel Sudan’s interim leaders ...

Animal abuse in Iraqi Kurdistan sparks international criticism on social media

E-Kurd - 2019-06-07 13:59
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Animal abuse in the Iraqi Kurdistan region sparked criticism on social media in places as far as the UK as videos documenting acts cruelty emerged. Alarming video has been shared of a group of Kurdish men smashing a lion ...

Animal abuse in Kurdistan sparks international reaction on social media - The National

Thenational - 2019-06-06 16:58

France suggests Iraq for international court

ANF - 2019-06-06 13:02
The Minister of Justice reiterated that the idea of a special court to put ISIS gangs on trial is still at the “speculation” level and added that the court would be set up in the area but not in Syria, possibly in Iraq. ...

KNK: Stop the Turkish invasion of South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-06-06 12:23
KNK called upon all governments and international organisations (the UN, NATO, the EU and the Arab League) as well as the world’s democratic peoples, to oppose Turkish aggression against Kurdistan. ...

Turkish Filmmaker Arrested for Protesting Government Confiscation of Archive - Artforum International

Artforum - 2019-06-05 01:12

It is time for the United States to play a smaller role on the international stage - Highlander

Highlandernews - 2019-06-04 21:44

International court for ISIS taking shape

ANF - 2019-06-04 16:00
Northern and Eastern Syrian Autonomous Administration’s demand for an international court for the trial of ISIS members is advancing. A meeting was held in Sweden to discuss the technical details. ...

30.000 decares of land burned down in Cizire region

ANF - 2019-06-04 13:17
30.000 decares of cultivated land burned to ashes yesterday along the international road in the Heseke-Amude-Qamishlo area in the Cizire region. ...

420 milyon çocuk çatışma bölgesinde yaşıyor

Nûpel - 2019-06-04 13:12
Birleşmiş Milletler (BM) kararıyla 1992’de 4 Haziran günü “Uluslararası Çatışma Kurbanı Masum Çocuklar Günü” (International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression) olarak ilan edildi. Bu kararla dünyanın farklı bölgelerinde fiziksel, zihinsel ve r ...

New works on international law and investment, January 2019 – March 2019 | Investment Arbitration Reporter

Iareporter - 2019-06-04 10:09

International tribunal for ISIS members discussed in Sweden

ANF - 2019-06-04 08:19
Civil servants from Sweden, Germany, France, the UK, the Netherlands and other countries and organisations met in Stockholm to discuss possibility to set up international tribunal for ISIS foreign nationals. ...

Trump Tweets to Syria and its Allies Stop ‘Bombing The Hell Out of Idlib’ - New Delhi Times - India's Only International Newspaper

Newdelhitimes - 2019-06-04 06:21

Rights Groups: Abuses on the Rise in Syria’s Afrin - New Delhi Times - India's Only International Newspaper

Newdelhitimes - 2019-06-04 03:19

Mexico’s Hydra-headed Crime War

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-03 21:40
It may seem that Mexico’s crime war, which has left over 100,000 dead in its wake, could not get any worse. But interviews with gunmen in deadly Tierra Caliente show that it can, as criminal organisations break into smaller and smaller parts, driving up ...

One day school of Jineoloji in Eindhoven

ANF - 2019-06-03 18:03
The International Free Women's Foundation (IFWF) has opened a one-day school of jineoloji in Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven. ...

Oil prices see decrease at week beginning June 3

Waar Media - 2019-06-03 14:10
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $61.30 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $53.06 at 06.56 GMT on Monday. The U.S.’ crude oil production increased by 97,000 barrels per day (bpd) to the ...

NASA Scientist Wants to Return to US After Turkish Prison Release - New Delhi Times - India's Only International Newspaper

Newdelhitimes - 2019-06-03 09:33

Dolzer: Turkey violates international law

ANF - 2019-06-01 15:33
A panel discussion was held in Nuremberg, Germany as part of the 10th Kurdish Culture Days. Hamburg State MP Martin Dolzer spoke at the discussion and said a stand must be taken against the Turkish state that has been violating international law. ...

Remains of international fighter Orsetti arrive today in Rome

ANF - 2019-05-31 10:17
Today the remains of international fighter Lorenzo Orsetti, will arrive in Rome. ...

Germany in Secret Talks With US on Military Support in Syria – Report - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-05-30 20:04

Oil mixed with fall in Iran’s exports, US-China woes

Waar Media - 2019-05-30 17:41
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were mixed in Thursday’s trading start as Iran’s oil exports showed month-on-month decreases in May, while market concerns persist over global oil demand due to troubled Sino-U.S. trade relations. International benchmark Brent ...

Iraqi Kurdistan and Iran exchange prisoners

E-Kurd - 2019-05-30 09:49
HAJI OMARAN, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region and Iran swapped twenty five prisoners, who had been arrested and sentenced for various crimes, at Haji Omeran international border crossing on Wednesday. Iraqi Kurdistan handed over twenty pr ...

Iraq Hands over 188 Turkish Children of IS Suspects

BAS News - 2019-05-29 16:52
ERBIL — Iraq, in cooperation with the UNICEF, handed over at least 188 children of suspected Islamic State (IS) jihadists to Turkey. Reuters said Iraqi judicial authorities and UN representatives were present on Wednesday at the Baghdad International Air ...

Gary Neville backs pursuit of £25M youngster

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK Manchester United’s pursuit of Crystal Palace and England Under-21 international right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka is well documented and now club legend and Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville has thrown his weight behind the potential move. Speaking t ...

Electric car sales up by 2 million in 2018

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK The global electric car fleet rose in 2018 to exceed 5.1 million, up 2 million from the previous year, according to the International Energy Agency’s Global Electric Vehicle (EV) Outlook report released on Wednesday. China remained the world’s ...

Oil down with US-China trade worries, Huawei lawsuit

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start Wednesday as U.S.-China trade worries continue to threaten global oil demand, which was escalated by Chinese tech giant Huawei taking legal action to end a lawsuit in the U.S. International benchmark ...

Syria’s Kurds call for international court to try Daesh militants | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-05-29 14:41

Author and Journalist Meline Toumani to Teach Course at Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program in New York City

BARD - 2019-05-29 06:41

Uluslararası Af Örgütü: ‘zorbalık’ iddiaları sonrası üst düzey yönetimini değiştiriyor

Nûpel - 2019-05-28 20:20
Londra merkezli İnsan hakları kuruluşu Amnesty International’ın (Uluslararası Af Örgütü) üst düzey 7 yöneticisi “işyerinde baskı ve zorbalık” iddialarıyla ilgili raporun Şubat ayında yayımlanması sonrası istifa edebileceklerini açıklamıştı. Bu kişilerden ...

Trump UK visit: activists vow to 'resist' attacks on human rights | Amnesty International UK

Amnesty - 2019-05-28 17:19

Nakiye Elgün was a well-known feminist in Ottoman times. Few know of her today. | Public Radio International

PRI - 2019-05-28 15:11

Decline in nuclear energy to threaten climate goals

Waar Media - 2019-05-28 14:12
WAAR_DUHOK The lack of further lifetime extensions of existing nuclear power plants and new projects could result in an additional 4 billion tons of carbon dioxide emissions, as the use of gas for electricity security would increase, the International En ...

Iran's foreign minister: U.S. troop move to Middle East dangerous for international peace [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-27 17:52

Oil prices down following largest weekly drop of 2019

Waar Media - 2019-05-27 15:02
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Monday having posted the largest percentage drop of 2019 last week when Sino-U.S. trade tensions hampered global economic growth and demand for oil. International benchmark Brent crude was trading ...

UK minister criticised for criminalising fighters against ISIS

ANF - 2019-05-27 09:22
Over 50 people, including Noam Chomsky and international fighters who joined the Kurds in the struggle against ISIS, signed open letter to UK Home Secretary criticising his attempt to criminalise those who fought against ISIS. ...

Norway Announces New Round of Oslo Talks on Venezuelan Crisis - Statement - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-05-26 07:58

Amnesty ji bo eşkencedîtiyên Xelfetî çalakî da destpê kirin

K24 - 2019-05-26 06:07
Rêxistina Efûya Navdewletî (Amnesty International) ji bo welatiyên ku li Navçeya Helfetî ya Bajarê Rihaya Bakurê Kurdistanê, rastî eşkencê hatine çalakiyek piştgirîyê da destpê kirin ...

Iran says US troop boost ‘threat to international peace’

Rûdaw - 2019-05-25 21:45
Tehran has refused to hold talks with Washington “under any circumstances” ...

Riha- Amnestyê ji bo îşkencedîtiyên Xelfetî çalakî da dest pê kirin

BAS News - 2019-05-25 19:57
BasNews- Rêxistina Efûya Navdewletî (Amnesty International) ji bo welatiyên ku li navçeya Xelfetî ya Bajarê Rihaya Bakurê Kurdistanê, rastî îşkencê hatine çalakiyek piştgirîyê da dest pê kirin Rêxistina Efûya Navdewletî (Amnesty International) ji bo wela ...

US Sanctions Impede Medical Treatment, Kill Children - Venezuelan FM - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-05-25 13:40

New US Deployment to Middle East Threatens International Peace: Iranian FM

BAS News - 2019-05-25 11:08
ERBIL — The decision to deploy an additional 1,500 US troops to the Middle East is a “dangerous” development that threatens the “international peace”, said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. Cited by state-owned IRNA, Zarif said his country w ...

Turkey: Constitutional Court ruling on Osman Kavala “rubs salt into the wound of injustice” | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2019-05-24 19:20

11,000-year-old Turkish town about to be submerged forever | Public Radio International

PRI - 2019-05-24 19:20

International award for Amed Bar Association

ANF - 2019-05-24 16:36
The Amed Bar Association has been awarded the 2018 Ludovic Trarieux Jury Prize for their efforts for human rights, their actions and the pain it has suffered. ...

Hol Camp to be expanded

ANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
The Hol Camp Administration decided to add two more sections to the camp due to the increase in the number of refugees and migrants. The camp administration said international institutions continue to show little awareness for the issues refugees have. ...

Oil Prices Down With Rising US Crude Inventories

Waar Media - 2019-05-23 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK Oil prices were down to begin Thursday with weekly U.S. crude inventories rising against the market expectation of a decline and with crude oil production in the country remaining at a record high level. International benchmark Brent crude was ...

Oil prices down as Saudis vow peace in Middle East

Waar Media - 2019-05-22 16:19
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down to begin Wednesday as Saudi Arabia promised it would promote peace in the Middle East to prevent further escalation of conflicts, and to support and achieve balance in the global oil market. International benchmark B ...

Ex-Kirkuk governor Najmaldin Karim arrested in Lebanon: sources

E-Kurd - 2019-05-22 15:49
BEIRUT,— The former Governor of Kirkuk province Najmaldin Karim was detained at Beirut International Airport upon landing in Lebanon’s capital an informed sources said. The source claimed that the move had come on the basis of legal complaints lodged by ...

Yazidi women still fear ISIS months after their defeat | Public Radio International

PRI - 2019-05-22 06:24

Iran Sanctions under the Trump Administration

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-21 22:41

"Construction of wall in Afrin is contrary to international law"

ANF - 2019-05-21 16:49
Turkey's construction of the wall in occupied Afrin is contrary to international law, according to lawyer Bedirxan Etî in Kobanê. ...

“Danger will remain until ISIS members are tried at court"

ANF - 2019-05-21 15:57
Deputy Co-Chair of the Autonomous Euphrates Region Administration, Sara Xelîl, warns of imprisoned ISIS jihadists in northern Syria. Without an international court, they pose a great danger, she says. ...
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