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The Latest Status of Hedayat Abdollahpour’s Case Reported by His Lawyer

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-16 02:02
In an interview with the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), Hossein Ahmad Niazi (the attorney to Hedayat Abdollahpour) confirmed that he had visited him at Orumiyeh Central Prison last week and he had contested the verdict. Hedayat Abdullahpour was ar ...

Warum die PKK keine terroristische Organisation ist

Civaka Azad - 2018-02-09 04:01
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Cemil Bayik, Mitglied des Exekutivkomitees der KCK (Gemeinschaft der Gesellschaften Kurdistans) und Gründungsmitglied der Arbeiter*innenpartei Kurdistans (PKK), im Interview mit der spanischen Zeitung Publico, 08. ...

US needs to see Kurds as partner in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2018-02-08 23:51
Paul Davis, a former Pentagon analyst dealing with Kurdish affairs during an interview with Kurdistan 24, December 28, 2017. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Interview mit Helin Evrim Sommer in der Zeitschrift "Das Parlament" 6-8/2018

Helîn Evrim Sommer - 2018-02-08 23:28
Die Menschen haben es satt! Die Mehrheit der türkischen Kurden will keinen Terror, keine Gewalt, sie will endlich Frieden und Demokratie. Anstatt das türkische Regime mit Waffen zu stützen, sollte die Bundesregierung sich endlich für diesen demokratischen ...

Saddam Hussein’s Daughter Slams Baghdad’s Most-Wanted List

BAS News - 2018-02-05 23:06
ERBIL — Raghd Saddam Hussein, the daughter of the notorious Iraqi dictator, has slammed Iraqi government’s decision of including her name in the list of most wanted people. In an interview with al-Arabiya on Monday, Hussein said that the current Baghdad ...

Interview Das Parlament

Helîn Evrim Sommer - 2018-02-05 17:10
Die Menschen haben es satt! Die Mehrheit der türkischen Kurden will keinen Terror, keine Gewalt, sie will endlich Frieden und Demokratie. Anstatt das türkische Regime mit Waffen zu stützen, sollte die Bundesregierung sich endlich für diesen demokratischen ...

We Fight for Kurds, Not US or France: Former PYD Leader

BAS News - 2018-02-02 00:25
ERBIL — Salih Müslüm, former co-chair of the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) in Syria has slammed Turkish army and Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) operation on Afrin. Müslüm has pointed out in an interview with the Voice of America that the pr ...

Der Nahe Osten wird weiter destabilisiert

Kurdische Gemeinde Deutschland - 2018-01-30 10:00
Der Nahe Osten wird weiter destabilisiert In einem Interview mit Sputnik drückte Generalsekretär Cahit Basar seine große Sorge darüber aus, dass die … Weiterlesen → The post Der Nahe Osten wird weiter destabilisiert appeared first on Kurdische Gemeinde D ...

Putin, Netanyahu talks to focus on Syria, Iran and bilateral ties

Waar Media - 2018-01-30 00:07
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will discuss the situation in Syria, Iran and bilateral relations, Israeli Ambassador to Russia Gary Koren said in an interview with TASS on Monday. The Israeli en ...

Ismail Bashkaji: Afrin is Kurdistan, Afrin will not be like Kirkuk

ANHA - 2018-01-28 11:23
NEWS DESK – Turkish academic Prof. Ismail Bashkaji said that “Afrin is Kurdistan, Afrin will not be like Kirkuk.” Bishkaji ‘s statement came during an interview with the Turkish newspaper “Dofar” to talk about attacks by the Turkish occupation army on the ...

Barzani on Referendum: I Don’t Regret the Vote of 3 Million People

BAS News - 2018-01-26 22:54
LODZ — Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani has reiterated that he does not regret holding the independence referendum, calling it a successful process to which 3 million people voted “Yes”. In an interview with the BBC, Barzani said that the current situation ...

Qatar’s ambassador comments on Turkey’s attack on Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-01-25 15:19
WAAR-DUHOK: Every country has the right to defend its territory and integrity, so Doha understands Ankara’s position, Qatar’s Ambassador to Russia Fahad bin Mohammed Al Attiyah said in an interview with TASS, commenting on Turkey’s attack being conducted ...

Syrian Kurds Refuse to Participate in Sochi Talks

BAS News - 2018-01-23 22:32
ERBIL — Syrian Kurds will under no circumstances attend the Syrian National dialogue Congress in Sochi, said Aldar Khalil, the co-chairperson of the Democratic Society Movement (TEV-DEM). Khalil said in an interview with Reuters that on one hand Russia c ...

Offensive gegen Kurden: Verstößt die Türkei gegen das Völkerrecht?

FAZ - 2018-01-23 14:19
Anne Peters ist Direktorin am Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht in Heidelberg. Im FAZ.NET-Interview erklärt sie, wie der türkische Militäreinsatz in Nordsyrien aus völkerrechtlicher Perspektive zu bewerten ist. ...

Die kurdische Sprache heute – ein Interview mit Feryad Fazil Omar

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-01-19 14:27
Das Kurdische ist eine nordwest-neuiranische Sprache innerhalb der indoeuropäischen Sprachfamilie. Über 30 Millionen Menschen sprechen Kurdisch. Feryad Omar ist Präsident des Instituts für kurdische Studien in Berlin und hat Pionierarbeit geleistet – wie ...

Turkey Will Certainly Intervene in Afrin: FM

BAS News - 2018-01-18 23:22
ERBIL — Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on Thursday slammed the presence of the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) in northern Syria. In an interview with the CNN Türk, the Turkish official claimed that Turkey’s possible Afrin oper ...

Mit dem Paradigma der PKK den Sozialismus neu schaffen – Teil II

Civaka Azad - 2018-01-14 04:00
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Interview (Teil II) mit Riza Altun, Mitbegründer der PKK und Mitglied des KCK-Exekutivrats, 13.01.2018 Heute veröffentlichen wir Teil II des ausführlichen Gesprächs mit Riza Altun. Riza Altun ist Mitbegründer der ...

Mit dem Paradigma der PKK den Sozialismus neu schaffen

Civaka Azad - 2018-01-13 04:04
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Interview (Teil I) mit Riza Altun, Mitbegründer der PKK und Mitglied des KCK-Exekutivrats, 12.01.2018 Wir veröffentlichen ein ausführliches Gespräch mit Riza Altun, Mitbegründer der PKK und Mitglied des KCK-Exekut ...

Hasankeyf: Der Kampf ist noch lange nicht aufgegeben worden

Civaka Azad - 2018-01-12 04:00
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Ercan Ayboga, Mitarbeiter der Initiative zur Rettung von Hasankeyf, im Gespräch mit ANF Deutsch, 11.01.2018 Ercan Ayboga erklärt in einem Interview die aktuelle Lebensituation der Bevölkerung in der historischen O ...

Kirkuk is “Occupied” by Iraqi Army: Ousted Governor

BAS News - 2018-01-11 23:10
ERBIL — The ousted Kurdish governor of Kirkuk, Najmaddin Karim said on Thursday during his latest interview that Kirkuk province is indeed “occupied” by the Iraqi army and Iranian-backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi. Speaking to Kurdistan 24, Karim said h ...

Über den Wandel in der PKK

Civaka Azad - 2018-01-11 04:03
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Duran Kalkan, Mitbegründer der PKK und heute im PKK-Zentralkomitee, im Interview; für den Kurdistan Report Januar/Februar 2018 Oft wird über die Beziehungen zwischen der HBDH (Halkların Birleşik Devrim Hareketi – ...

Masrour Barzani: Unity Secures Promising Future for Kurds

BAS News - 2018-01-10 23:22
ERBIL — The Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani said that Kirkuk, which was once referred to as a disputed territory between Erbil and Baghdad, is now an occupied territory. During an interview with Rudaw on Wednesday, ...

Über die Arbeit zur kurdischen nationalen Einheit

Civaka Azad - 2017-12-30 04:03
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Rıza Altun, Mitbegründer der PKK und Exekutivratsmitglied der KCK, im Interview; für den Kurdistan Report November/Dezember 2017 Warum legt die Bewegung so viel Wert auf eine nationale Einheit der Kurden? Es hat i ...

9 persons were killed in Mar Mina Church attack

ANHA - 2017-12-29 14:24
NEWS DESK – A spokesman for the Egyptian Health Ministry said that 9 persons have lost their lives and 5 were wounded in the attack on Mar Mina al-Ajaybi Church in Helwan, south of Cairo. Spokesman Khalid Mujahid said in an interview with Egyptian TV tha ...

Russian-Turkish contract on S-400 missile systems worth $2.5 bln

Waar Media - 2017-12-27 16:30
WAAR-DUHOK: The value of contract to deliver Russian S-400 air defense missile systems to Turkey stands at $2.5 billion, the head of the state corporation Rostec, Sergei Chemezov, said in an interview with the Kommersant daily. “Yes, the deal is [worth] ...

Fate of 350 Sunnis Kidnapped by PMF Remains Unknown: Tribal Figure

BAS News - 2017-12-27 14:51
ERBIL — In an interview with BasNews, Sair al-Bayati, the representative of the Arab tribes in Tuz Khurmatu, revealed that the armed groups of Hashd al-Shaabi continue to kidnap Arab and Turkmen Sunnis in the district, saying that 950 people have been ab ...

Iraqi VP Criticises Abadi for Rejecting Talk with Kurds

BAS News - 2017-12-26 18:25
ERBIL — Iraqi Vice President Ayad Alawi has criticised Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi for not showing commitment to start dialogue with Kurds and resolve disputes peacefully. In an interview with a Saudi newspaper on Monday, Allawi said Kurds must not be ...

Three Kurdish Labourers Chocked by Gas Leak in Tehran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-26 02:00
On Thursday night, December 21, three Kurdish Labours from Salmas died of Gas Leak at one of Pardis Siah Sang Industrial Campuses in Tehran. In an interview with Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), an informed source identified these Labourers as Benya ...

Hintergründe zur aktuellen Protestwelle in Südkurdistan

Civaka Azad - 2017-12-22 04:05
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Nilüfer Koç, Kovorsitzende des Kurdistan Nationalkongress (KNK), im Interview mit Civaka Azad, 21.12.2017 Seit vier Tagen gibt es Massenproteste gegen die Regierung in Südkurdistan. Bei einer Protestaktion in Rany ...

Italy to Withdraw Half of Its Troops from Iraq: DM

BAS News - 2017-12-17 17:06
ERBIL — Italy will retreat half of its 1,500 troop contingent in Iraq and send them to Niger to take part in a new international military mission, Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti said Sunday in an interview. "We will halve our presence there," Pinotti t ...

A New Chance for European Defence

International Crisis Group - 2017-12-12 13:10
On 11 December 2017, the European Council established a new defence pact known as the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO). In this interview, International Crisis Group's President & CEO Jean-Marie Guéhenno explains how it gives signatory states a n ...

Frauenrat von Syrien gegründet

Civaka Azad - 2017-12-02 04:00
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Interview mit Nujin Yousuf, Vorstandsmitglied des Frauenrates von Syrien; für den Kurdistan Report November/Dezember 2017 Am 8. September 2017 fand in Manbidsch (kurd.: Minbic, eine am 15. August 2016 durch die De ...

DR Congo's Deadlocked Crises

International Crisis Group - 2017-12-01 19:57
In an interview with Tagesschau's Alexander Göbel, Crisis Group’s Central Africa Project Director Richard Moncrieff discusses DR Congo’s many crises and how the international community can deal with the country’s ongoing political blockage. ...

Chechnya leader Ramzan Kadyrov ‘ready to resign’

Waar Media - 2017-11-27 15:25
WAAR-DUHOK: In a rare interview broadcast on Monday, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, a former Islamist rebel, said he had fulfilled his task of bringing order to the republic and that it was time for a change. “Once there was a need for people like me to ...

Sami Abdul Rahman, Kurdish delegate, urges U.S. to push Iraq deal

Washington Times - 2017-11-16 09:16
The Trump administration must do more to push a negotiated settlement between the Iraqi government and the country's Kurdish minority over a blocked Kurdish push for independence, the Iraqi Kurds' top representative in Washington said in an interview, war ...

Barzani: US Knew About Baghdad’s Plan to Attack Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-11-08 03:32
We should have held the referendum earlier, Barzani said. In his latest interview with Newsweek, President Barzani discusses his views on the recent political and military developments in the region, especially the tensions between Baghdad and Erbil afte ...
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