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Police officers on trial for 2015 killing of Turkish lawyerBaynews9 - 2020-10-21 16:28
Turkey: Police on trial for killing of prominent lawyer - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2020-10-21 16:19
Turkish police officers go on trial over killing of Kurdish human rights lawyer | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2020-10-21 15:05
21/10/2020 Afghans jostling for visas sparks stampede, killing at least 15ESTA - 2020-10-21 10:35
Turkey: Justice for Rights Lawyer’s Killing | Human Rights WatchHRW - 2020-10-21 08:55
PKK denies involvement in killing of Duhok border... | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2020-10-21 08:21
Taiwan charges Chinese captain over killing of 'Somali pirates'BBC - 2020-10-21 01:01
Officials say the Chinese national ordered the killings while captaining a Taiwanese vessel in 2012. ...
Turkey and its mercenaries target women in North East SyriaANF - 2020-10-20 12:33
A new report by the Center for Research and Protection of Women's rights in Syria exposed killing and violation of women's rights carried out by Turkey and its mercenary allies. ...
18/10/2020 Kurdistan Region president condemns killing of civilians in Saladin, calls for justiceESTA - 2020-10-18 11:14
Fact Check: Clip From Ecuador Viral as ‘Killing of Jamal Khashoggi’s Assassin’Thequint - 2020-10-15 15:10
'I’m Jewish and Armenian. Israeli weapons are killing my people' - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2020-10-13 17:45
SARS ban: Nigeria abolishes loathed federal special police unitBBC - 2020-10-12 01:56
It comes after footage of federal officers killing a man was shared online, sparking unrest. ...
10/10/2020 Erbil General Directorate of Asayish accuses PKK of killing security officialESTA - 2020-10-10 21:50
Kurdish security forces accuse PKK in killing of... | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2020-10-10 19:45
Mali hostages: Swiss woman killed last monthBBC - 2020-10-10 01:15
Sophie Pétronin, one of four hostages released this week, alerted French officials to the killing. ...
Chaïma: Algeria women protest over teen's rape and murderBBC - 2020-10-09 00:29
The brutal killing of a 19-year-old draws protests in several cities and on social media. ...
Derek Chauvin: George Floyd murder suspect released from jail on $1m bailBBC - 2020-10-08 00:06
Ex-policeman Derek Chauvin awaits trial over the killing of black American man George Floyd in May. ...
SOHR: 90 Syrian soldiers and ISIS members killed in one weekANF - 2020-10-07 14:47
Since the 24th of March 2019, SOHR has documented the killing of at least 822 regime soldiers and loyalists of Syrian and non-Syrian nationalities in attacks, bombings and ambushes by the ISIS. ...
Man shot dead by Iranian soldiers at Turkish borderANF - 2020-10-06 20:27
Border guards continue killing civilians in the border regions of Kurdistan. ...
ISIS militants attack Iraqi police post in Kirkuk province, killing four: police chiefRûdaw - 2020-10-06 06:41
Kamchatka: Pollution killing sea life in Russian far eastBBC - 2020-10-06 02:54
Experts probe Pacific waters off Kamchatka after dead animals washed ashore and residents fell ill. ...
Khashoggi killing’s anniversary brings calls for justice from journalists and human-rights advocates - MarketWatchMarketwatch - 2020-10-05 12:36
Iran Issues Warrant to Arrest President Trump Over Killing of General - WSJWSJ - 2020-10-01 21:50
Turkish Soccer Player Confesses to Killing Son in Hospital – NBC4 WashingtonNbcwashington - 2020-10-01 06:49
The killing fields of Libya's Tarhuna | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2020-09-30 14:40
Booby-trapped vehicle explodes, killing 7 in northeast Syria, residents say | Law-OrderDevdiscourse - 2020-09-28 15:56
My sister was murdered in an 'honour killing'. Police ignored herTrust - 2020-09-28 13:15
Booby-trapped vehicle explodes, killing 7 in northeast Syria - residentsJerusalem Post - 2020-09-27 18:59
The vehicle exploded in the border town of Ras al Ain, which was taken by the Syrian rebels in 2019 from the Kurdish-led YPG militia. Two of those killed were children, residents said. ...
Booby-trapped vehicle explodes, killing seven in northeast Syria, residents say | Sports Grind EntertainmentSportsgrindentertainment - 2020-09-27 17:32
Booby-trapped vehicle explodes, killing seven in northeast Syria, residents say - Report DoorReportdoor - 2020-09-27 02:45
26/09/2020 Military plane carrying air force cadets crashes in Ukraine, killing 22ESTA - 2020-09-26 10:07
Kim Jong-un apologises for killing of South Korean official - SouthBBC - 2020-09-26 02:11
Seoul said the man was shot dead and set alight while allegedly trying to defect to the North. ...
‘Murdered for wanting a life’: Banaz Mahmod ‘honour killing' comes to TV | Television | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-09-24 14:12
UK sends US evidence on Islamic State 'Beatles'BBC - 2020-09-23 03:20
Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of killing Western hostages in Iraq and Syria. ...
IRGC Commander Reiterates Revenge For Killing SoleimaniRadiofarda - 2020-09-22 20:32
22/09/2020 Two men detained over killing of Turkish diplomat in Erbil released: sourceESTA - 2020-09-22 14:21
Cameroon soldiers jailed for killing women and childrenBBC - 2020-09-22 02:06
Cameroon initially dismissed the film of two women and two children being shot as "fake news". ...
Mozambique: Why did these men shoot a naked woman dead?BBC - 2020-09-22 01:09
The BBC and human rights researchers examined a video of a killing in northern Mozambique. ...
Exclusive Report of KHRN on Killing of Three Kolbars by Iranian Border GuardsKurdistan Human Rights - 2020-09-21 02:10
Zanko Ahmadi, Zanest Hassannejad, and Soroush Makari were three Kurdish Kolbars killed by the Iranian border guards in the Bajar area of Sardasht, On Monday morning, September 14,2020. Two days later, in… The post Exclusive Report of KHRN on Killing of Th ...
Trump warns Russia, Syria, Iran against killing civilians in Idlib | ReutersReuters - 2020-09-20 23:41
US say ISIS plans to free mercenaries held in SDF detention campsANF - 2020-09-18 12:35
According to the US, the Islamic State (ISIS) continues to expand globally with some 20 affiliates, despite being forced out of Syria and the killing of its leaders and plans to free its members in SDF-run detention centres. ...
Man’s killing sparks protests in Houthi-held Sanaa | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-09-17 23:53
Saudi Arabia rebuked at UN over Jamal Khashoggi killing, abuses | Jamal Khashoggi News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2020-09-17 23:53
Trump takes massive gamble with killing of Iranian commander – POLITICOPolitico - 2020-09-16 15:52
Khashoggi Murder And The Killing Of Al-Baghdadi - OpEd - Eurasia ReviewEurasiareview - 2020-09-16 06:25
Kurdish Kolbar Killed by Turkish TroopsKurdistan Human Rights - 2020-09-16 02:05
On Saturday, September 12, Turkish military forces directly opened fire on a group of Kurdish border porters – known as Kolbar- from close range, killing a young Kolbar ‘Shahram Mohammadi’ instantly and… The post Kurdish Kolbar Killed by Turkish Troops ap ...
Mine explosion kills a 5-year-old in Ain IssaANF - 2020-09-14 15:08
A mine exploded in a village of the northern Syrian Ain Issa region, killing a kid and injuring his father. ...
SOHR: Airstrikes kill 10 Iranian-backed militiamen in Deir ez-ZorANF - 2020-09-14 14:30
Airstrikes by unknown jets but believed to be Israeli, targeted Iranian-backed militias’ positions in “Al-Thallathat” area on Monday, killing 10. ...
Donald Trump’s Corruption Is Killing Americans – Mother JonesMotherjones - 2020-09-13 06:04
12/09/2020 Iranian wrestler Navid Afkari executed over 2018 security guard killingESTA - 2020-09-12 17:16
Saudi court issues final verdicts in Khashoggi killingJournal News - 2020-09-11 09:10
Breonna Taylor family: 'Hold every officer accountable'BBC - 2020-09-11 02:25
The 26-year-old's aunt says she is worried about a "cover-up" in the case of her killing by police. ...
Turkish player admits to killing his own 5-year-old son - AS.comAS - 2020-09-08 12:25
Jennifer Laude case: Duterte pardons US marine over transgender killingBBC - 2020-09-08 02:48
The Philippine president angers LGBT activists with his decision to pardon Jennifer Laude's killer. ...
'They shot him in cold blood'BBC - 2020-09-08 01:27
Outrage in South Africa over the killing by police of a 16-year-old with Down's syndrome ...
Saudi court issues final verdicts in killing of U.S.-based journalist Khashoggi at consulate in Istanbul - MarketWatchMarketwatch - 2020-09-08 01:00
Utrecht shooting: Man accused of killing four people in tram attack 'had terrorist motive' | London Evening StandardStandard - 2020-09-04 20:17
The other public health crisis killing CanadiansBBC - 2020-09-02 02:30
Since March, Canada has rushed to contain the virus. But some life-saving measures are killing Canadians. ...
ITV1's Honour condemned by family of Birmingham 'honour killing' victim Banaz Mahmood - Birmingham LiveBirminghammail - 2020-09-01 14:57
Nathaniel Julius: South Africa police arrested for killing teenBBC - 2020-08-30 00:35
Nathaniel Julius, who had Down's syndrome, was out to buy biscuits when he got shot, his family says. ...
Kyle Rittenhouse charged over Wisconsin protest deathsBBC - 2020-08-28 02:35
Kyle Rittenhouse is charged with killing two people and injuring another amid protests in Kenosha. ...
Hurricane Laura's winds batter Louisiana, killing fourBBC - 2020-08-28 00:05
There is severe damage from the US state's most powerful storm, but flooding is less than feared. ...
‘Imagine a father killing his daughter without blinking’, Turkish girl predicts her death – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2020-08-27 22:24
Jacob Blake: Teenager arrested over Wisconsin protesters' deathsBBC - 2020-08-27 00:00
A teenager is arrested over the killing of two protesters following the police shooting of a black man. ...
Gunman in California killing spree had brush with law - ReutersReuters - 2020-08-26 23:58
Miroslava Breach murder: Mexico jails man who ordered journalist's deathBBC - 2020-08-24 01:23
The man who ordered the killing of Miroslava Breach in 2017 receives rare 50-year sentence. ...
Christchurch mosque gunman Brenton Tarrant's sentencing hearing beginsBBC - 2020-08-24 00:29
Brenton Tarrant has admitted killing 51 people and wounding dozens more at two New Zealand mosques. ...
Iraqi activist killing: Why are so many being targeted?BBC - 2020-08-23 01:18
Riham Yaqoob was the face of many local anti-government protests, why are activists being targeted? ...
Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people sentenced to death, East Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits TimesStraitstimes - 2020-08-22 19:38
Turkey now killing senior Iraqi security officers in military aggression abroadWashington Kurdish Institute - 2020-08-21 22:00
21/08/2020 U.S. outraged by killing of anti-government activists in Iraq: State DepartmentESTA - 2020-08-21 10:50
Iran says it detained a UAE ship and its crewANF - 2020-08-20 14:55
Iran’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday it summoned the United Arab Emirates envoy after Emirati Coast Guard vessels shot at several Iranian fishing boats, killing two fishermen. ...
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - Fairfield CitizenFairfieldcitizenonline - 2020-08-18 07:12
Rafik Hariri tribunal: Verdict due over assassination of Lebanon ex-PMBBC - 2020-08-18 02:01
Four men have been tried in absentia over the killing of Rafik Hariri in a 2005 bomb attack. ...
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - Alton TelegraphThetelegraph - 2020-08-18 01:38
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - SFGateSfgate - 2020-08-18 01:07
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - HoustonChronicle.comHoustonchronicle - 2020-08-17 23:45
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - Houston ChronicleChron - 2020-08-17 23:34
U.S. helicopters attack Syrian army checkpoint in Syrian Kurdistan: state mediaE-Kurd - 2020-08-17 21:21
DAMASCUS,— Two U.S. helicopters on Monday attacked a Syrian army checkpoint in Syrian Kurdistan, northeastern Syria, near the main Kurdish city of Qamishlo, killing one soldier and injuring two others, state media said. The incident happened shortly after ...
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - Huron Daily TribuneMichigansthumb - 2020-08-17 19:47
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - SFChronicle.comSfchronicle - 2020-08-17 18:51
Syria says U.S. forces clash with Syrian troops, killing 1 - New Haven RegisterNhregister - 2020-08-17 17:21
Trial in Killing of Journalist Khashoggi Opens in Turkey | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2020-08-16 06:31
Saudi Arabia condemns killing of Iraqi military officials by Turkish drone attack | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-08-15 16:12
14/08/2020 Turkish warplanes bomb PKK vehicle in northeast of Duhok, killing twoESTA - 2020-08-14 14:43
Kurdish Kolbar Killed by Iranian Border GuardsKurdistan Human Rights - 2020-08-14 02:50
“On Thursday, August 13, Iranian border guards at Hangejal area of Baneh County, Kurdistan Province, opened fire on a group of Kurdish Border Porters –known as Kolbar-, killing a young Kolbar Hadi Khedri”, a… The post Kurdish Kolbar Killed by Iranian Bord ...
Egypt condemns Turkish strike on Iraq’s Kurdish region killing three - Daily News EgyptDailynewsegypt - 2020-08-12 21:07
Arab Parliament condemns deadly Turkish attack on Iraqi landANF - 2020-08-12 20:25
Reactions against Turkey killing two top Iraqi commanders continue growing. ...
US Suit Against Saudi Prince for Attempted Killing of Ex-Insider Faces HurdlesJustsecurity - 2020-08-09 11:26
‘Anti-Arab’ Israeli teen charged with killing Palestinian woman | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-08-06 21:10
05/08/2020 Iran executes man for killing Guards soldier in 2017 protestsESTA - 2020-08-05 13:29
Is noise pollution killing whales and dolphins?BBC - 2020-08-05 02:43
Dr Maria Morell studies their ears to discover if hearing damage led to their death. ...
Tropical Storm Isaias lashes US East Coast, killing at least fourBBC - 2020-08-05 00:28
The storm caused flooding and tornadoes and has resulted in at least four deaths on the East Coast. ...
Ministry of Defense will take legal action against protester killing allegations : statementRûdaw - 2020-08-03 23:25
Iranians Protest Killing Of Kurdish Porters By Border GuardsRadiofarda - 2020-08-03 13:54
SOHR: ISIS killed four NDF members in Deir ez-ZorANF - 2020-08-02 18:38
ISIS attacked NDF positions in southern Deir ez-Zor, killing four members, SOHR reported. ...