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Rudaw: High profile cases put Iran’s death penalty under the spotlight

Justice for Kurds - 2018-06-20 01:03
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Iran is under fire for three death penalty cases drawing international attention. “The Iranian authorities have a deplorable track record when it comes to the use of the death penalty. This execution is a travesty of justice that ...

Baghdad Sends Rejected Iraqi Asylum Seekers Back to Finland

BAS News - 2018-06-19 23:18
ERBIL — Baghdad authorities have sent back a number of Iraqi nationals whose asylum applications were rejected in Finland. According to activists cited by Sputnik, the authorities at the Baghdad International Airport refused to take in the Iraqi deportee ...

Amnesty Banga Vekolîneke Serbixwe ji Bûyerên Sirûcê re Dike

Dengê Amerîka - 2018-06-15 15:32
Rêxistina Lêxweşbûna Navnetewî (Amnesty International) bang li karbidestên Tirkîyê kir ku vekolînekê li ser bûyerên tundyîya kujêr li Sirûcê bike. Rêbebirê Lêxweşbûna Navnetewî Andrew Gardner ji karbidestên Tirkîyê xwest ku vekolîneke bêalî û serbixwe bik ...

Канада разрывает все дипломатические связи с Ираном

Ria Taza - 2018-06-14 01:23
Палата общин Канады одобрила план невозобновления отношений с Ираном. Согласно законопроекту, Канада прекратит все переговоры с Ираном о возобновлении дипломатических отношений между двумя странами. Как сообщает «Radio Canada International» консервативны ...

Af Örgütü’nden Penahi için 33 bin imza

BAS News - 2018-06-13 17:42
BasNews- Uluslararası Af Örgütü (Amnesty International), Kürt siyasetçi Ramin Hüseyin Penahi’ye verilen idam cezasının durdurulması için İran hükümetine mektup gönderdi.İran rejimine gönderilen mektupta, Penahi’ye verilen idam kararının bir an önce geri ...

Yemen: Averting a Destructive Battle for Hodeida

International Crisis Group - 2018-06-12 02:49
More than three years into Yemen’s war, a bloody battle looms for the Huthi-held port city of Hodeida. International leaders should work for a UN-led negotiated settlement to stop the offensive and, if this fails, take steps to avoid deepening what is al ...

Crisis Group Welcomes the Afghanistan Ceasefire

International Crisis Group - 2018-06-11 01:47
International Crisis Group welcomes pledges by the Afghan government and the Taliban insurgency that both sides will respect a ceasefire over the Eid al Fitr holiday. If implemented, such a truce would be unprecedented and could represent a concrete step ...

Iraq: Hashd al-Shaabi Marks "Quds Day", Burns Israeli Flag

BAS News - 2018-06-09 15:17
ERBIL - Iranian-backed Hahsd al-Shaabi militias marked on Friday the "International Quds Day" also known as Jerusalem Day in most cities in Iraq, including the Kurdish disputed areas. Quds Day is an annual event initiated first by the Islamic Republic of ...

Increasing the Stakes in DR Congo’s Electoral Poker

International Crisis Group - 2018-06-08 19:32
A moment of waning international attention has led some in President Kabila’s camp to revisit the idea of an internationally-opposed third presidential term. African and Western leaders must maintain unity, redouble efforts to dissuade Kabila from pursui ...

Coalition Response to Amnesty Report on Civilian Casualties in Raqqa

The Global Coalition - 2018-06-05 21:59
Read below the response of the Global Coalition to the Amnesty International report focusing on civilian casualties in the battle to liberate Raqqa from Daesh, which was published on June 5th. L’article Coalition Response to Amnesty Report on Civilian Ca ...

WATCH: Neymar scores stunning goal for Brazil on return from injury

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-03 20:38
Croatia's goalkeeper Danijel Subasic (L) reacts as Brazil's striker Neymar celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the international friendly football match between Brazil and Croatia at Anfield in Liverpool on June 3, 2018. (Photo: AFP/Oli Scarff) ...

Netanyahu heads to Europe with Iran on his mind

Waar Media - 2018-06-03 20:30
WAAR-DUHOK: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heads to Europe this week in a bid to rally support from key allies for amending the international nuclear deal with Iran and for pushing Iranian forces out of neighbouring Syria. Netanyahu is set to ...

Tehran to Resume Flights to Sulaymaniya

BAS News - 2018-05-31 14:16
ERBIL - The international flights between Iran and Kurdistan Region's Sulaymaniya province will resume soon, said the Kurdish airport in a statement on Thursday. Sulaymaniya airport said in a statement that it has received a schedule from the Iranian Mah ...

زوبێر ئاێدار: بریاری دادگای نێۆنەتەوەی دژ بە ئەردوگان و تورکیا بریارێکی ویژدانیە

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-05-30 19:03
لە تریبیۆناڵێک وە یاخود دادگایەکی نێۆنەتەوەییدا International Permanent Peoples' Tribunalو بە پێی ئەو بەڵگانەی لە 24/5بڵاو بوەتەوە، تورکیا وەکو دەوڵەت و ئەردوگانی بە راستەوخۆ لە تاوانەکانی جەنگ و دژ بە مرۆڤایەتی تاوانبار کردووە. ئاخۆ ئەمە چ جورە سەرکەوتنێ ...

Making the Best of France’s Libya Summit

International Crisis Group - 2018-05-28 20:19
Four main Libyan leaders meet in Paris on 29 May to sign a roadmap to peace, including 2018 elections with united international backing. But with Libya’s UN-backed peace process at risk from the meeting's format and the accord that France has brokered, t ...

Statement of civil administration in Tabqa in solidarity day with Afrin

SDF Press - 2018-05-26 19:15
The Democratic Civil Administration at Tabqa Region issued a statement on the occasion of the International Day of Solidarity with Afrin. Hind AL-Ali the Joint Chief Executive of the Executive Council of the Democratic Civil Administration of Tabqa made t ...

FIFA Warns Iraqi Government for Intervening in its Football Association

BAS News - 2018-05-26 13:43
ERBIL - The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has warned the iraqi government to not intervene in its Football Association's activities otherwise it will be banned from international matches. A meeting was held between the presiden ...

Russia’s Rosneft discovers new oil field in Iraq

Waar Media - 2018-05-24 21:42
WAAR-DUHOK: Bashneft International, a subsidiary of Russian state-owned oil company Rosneft discovered a new oil field in Iraq as a result of drilling of the first exploratory well at Block 12, Rosneft said in a press release. The new field was named Sal ...

PERMANENT PEOPLES’ TRIBUNAL ON TURKEY AND KURDS DECLARATION OF THE VERDICT

Enstituya Kurdî ya Brukselê - 2018-05-23 14:32
Thursday, 24th of May 2017, 12.30-14.30 Altiero Spinelli Room: A3G-2 Interpretation: English, French, Turkish and Kurdish ORGANIZED BY International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) – Association for Democracy and International Law (MAF-DAD) – Eur ...

Le peuple kurde, une histoire d'occasions manquées

Institut kurde - Paris - 2018-05-22 23:31
Nouvelobs.com Pourquoi les occidentaux ont-ils laissé tomber les Kurdes, leurs alliés dans la lutte contre Daech? Jamais ce peuple sans Etat n’aura réussi à faire de sa cause un enjeu international. Le chercheur Jordi Tejel retrace leur histoire ponctuée ...

Iran says Europe’s support for nuclear deal not enough

Roji Kurd - 2018-05-21 00:06
The European Union is not doing enough to preserve the benefits for Iran from the 2015 international nuclear pact following the withdrawal of the United States, Iran’s foreign minister told the EU’s energy chief on Sunday. Roji Kurd: Miguel Arias Canete, ...
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