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Iraq police in armed clash with pro-Iran militia in Baghdad

Waar Media - 2018-06-20 19:17
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi police surrounded the headquarters of an Iran-backed militia and detained one of its members after an armed clash Wednesday left three people wounded in Baghdad, a security official said. The powerful Hezbollah Brigades militia is part ...

Ramin Hossein Panahi, kurdo iraní, está por morir ...

Anf Spanish - 2018-06-20 06:02
Ramin Hossein Panahi, de 23 años, fue arrestado en junio de 2017 en Sanandaj, la capital de la provincia de Kurdistán en Irán, acusado de ser miembro del partido de oposición kurdo Komala. ...

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 ...

Protesta a l'ONU per les execucions de kurds a l'Iran

KurdisCat - 2018-06-19 18:47
Els manifestants s'han concentrat a l'oficina de les Nacions Unides a Erbil avui demanant a la comunitat internacional que intervingués en el cas de Ramin Hossein Panahi, un kurd iranià que s'enfronta a la imminent execució a l'Iran."Avui ens hem reunit ...

Türkei Kurdistan: Kandil im Fadenkreuz [Online-Abo]

Junge-Welt - 2018-06-19 01:32
Die türkische Armee zielt auf das Hauptquartier der Arbeiterpartei Kurdistans PKK im Nordirak – doch der Invasionsplan hat seine Schwächen. Der Irak und der Iran werden ihn nicht unterstützen ...

Iraqi Kurdistan not to allow hostile action against Iran from its soil

E-Kurd - 2018-06-18 22:08
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) spokesman, Safeen Dizayee said on Sunday that Erbil will not allow hostile action to originate from the region’s soil against Iran. His remarks came in response to the rec ...

Trump’s new Middle East agenda: Iran before Palestinians

Waar Media - 2018-06-15 23:13
WAAR-DUHOK: The New Yorker published Monday an article thoroughly reviewing US President Donald Trump’s foreign policy regarding the Middle East, describing how Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought to forge a relationship with him prior to his ascent ...

Irán refuta las afirmaciones de Turquía

Anf Spanish - 2018-06-15 09:12
El portavoz de las Fuerzas Armadas iraníes, Abufazil Shikarchi, refutó las afirmaciones del Estado turco de que Irán apoya los ataques de invasión contra Qandil. ...

Atmosphere of Fear in Oshnavieh, Sardasht and Sarv Abad

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-15 02:03
Following the conflict between one of the Kurdish parties and Iran’s guards, strict security measures have been taken in these areas and some regions of Kurdistan during the recent days. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that at 22:0 ...

Mesopotamia News: Iran Regime Change Not Yet / Kurds & Kurdish Resistance

Justice for Kurds - 2018-06-15 00:29
Mustafa Hijri: Regime Change Long-Term Solution in Iran PDKI leader Mustafa Hijri addressed the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington DC on 11 June, 2018. A transcript of Hijri’s speech follows. Due to a long tradition of state centralization in comb ...

Alianza sorpresa entre Sadr y coalición pro-iraní

Anf Spanish - 2018-06-14 05:21
El ganador de las elecciones parlamentarias iraquíes, Muqtada Sadr, ha formado una sorprendente alianza con la coalición Fetih, apoyada por Irán, para formar gobierno. ...

Jalaliyan: “continuaré en mi camino”

Anf Spanish - 2018-06-14 05:21
Zeinab Jalaliyan, mujer kurda encarcelada en Irán, ha escrito una carta sobre el Estado iraní que rechazó su tratamiento en la que dice: “Soy más fuerte por mi cuenta que todos vosotros. Y continuaré en mi camino". ...

Ankara, Iran in Contact over Qandil Operation: Cavusoglu

BAS News - 2018-06-14 00:43
ERBIL — Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu revealed on Wednesday that his country is in contact with Iran for preparations before a possible military operations against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on Mount Qandil. “We are in contact with Ir ...

Activists Campaign to Cancel Death Sentence of Kurdish Inmate in Iran

BAS News - 2018-06-13 23:57
ERBIL — Dozens of Kurdish activists, lawyers and former lawmakers in the Iranian Kurdistan have launched a campaign to seek the cancelation of the death penalty given to Kurdish activist Ramin Hussein Panahi by the Islamic Republic of Iran. The campaigne ...

Concern continues in US Congress about Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-13 10:44
A tank belonging to the Shia Badr Brigade militia takes position in front of a gas station in Suleiman Beg, northern Iraq in this September 9, 2014. (Photo: Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah) ...

Here’s what the Trump-Kim summit could mean for Israel and Iran

Jewish Telegraphic Agency - 2018-06-13 03:27
WASHINGTON (JTA) — Amos Yadlin likes talking about the Begin doctrine, which calls for removing existential threats to Israel before they are manifest — maybe because he lived it twice. As an Israeli Air Force pilot, Yadlin flew one of the planes that to ...

Director General for Border Affairs: “Kolbars will no longer be insured”

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network– According to Iran’s Director General of Border Affairs (Interior Ministry) during a press conference on 10 June, porters will no longer be insured because they are not permanent workers and the concessions granted to border ...

Erdogan declares Qandil operation against PKK

Waar Media - 2018-06-11 17:01
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday said an operation against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) has begun in the Qandil mountains on the Iraq-Iran border and the Yezidi-Kurdish homeland of Shingal (Sinjar), which is under the c ...

Twenty Seven Iranian Troops Killed, Wounded in Clashes with KDPI: Party

BAS News - 2018-06-10 10:19
ERBIL - At least 27 Iranian border security troops were killed and wounded in clashes with the Kurdish opposition armed groups in Shino (Oshnavieh) east of Iran, Kurdistan Democratic Party-Iran (PDKI) claimed on Sunday. Clashes erupted between the two si ...

Iran threatens US, Israel, Saudi Arabia

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-09 14:05
Iran’s Parliament Speaker and former nuclear investigator Ali Larijani speaks to members of the press in Geneva, Switzerland. (Photo: Getty Images) ...

UK, Germany, France Urge US to Not Sanction Their Enterprises in Iran

BAS News - 2018-06-07 01:05
ERBIL — The UK, Germany, and France’s foreign ministers have urged the top US officials in a written letter to spare the European business from the new sanctions, reiterating their commitment to Iran's nuclear deal, said a report on Wednesday. "An Irania ...

Sadr: Partnering with Maliki Not an Option for Me

BAS News - 2018-06-06 11:17
ERBIL - Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, head of Sa'eroun Alliance which has won the recent parliamentary election said that he would not be part of a future government influenced by Iran, said a report on Wednesday. Al-Araby Al-Jadeed cited a sourc ...
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