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Wash off your whitenessFrederike Geerdink - 2019-06-17 02:17
What does the fight of the PKK against the patriarchy have to do with the fight against racism in western countries? In this TedX Talk, which I held on 12 May at Leiden University in the Netherlands, I illumniate the roads we must follow towards radical e ...
Turkey slams the Netherlands over the Armenian Genocide resolution - Panorama | Armenian newsPanorama - 2019-06-12 23:12
Young Kurd finishes third in Mrs Netherlands Europe 2019 pageantKurdistan24 - 2019-06-11 00:49
Syrian Kurds hand over 14 French, Dutch orphans from Islamic State familiesE-Kurd - 2019-06-10 18:53
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syria’s Kurds have handed over 14 orphans born to jihadist families to government delegations from France and the Netherlands, in the latest repatriations of foreigners living in crowded camps. Abdelkarim Omar, the top Kurdis ...
Cristiano Ronaldo News: Portuguese star looked visibly unhappy when Bernardo Silva was named ‘Player of the Tournament’ in UEFA Nations LeagueWaar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK Following Portugal’s victory in the inaugural UEFA Nations League’s final against the Netherlands last night, Bernardo Silva was awarded as the ‘Player of the Tournament’. Despite being just beside his teammate, Cristiano Ronaldo looked visibl ...
14 children returned to the Netherlands and FranceANF - 2019-06-10 14:27
The Autonomous Administration returned 14 Dutch and French national children to the Netherlands and France. ...
Kurdish woman Soelien Dosky finishes 3rd in Mrs Netherlands Europe 2019 pageantE-Kurd - 2019-06-08 09:28
HAGUE,— A young Kurdish woman in Holland finished in third place in the Mrs Netherlands Europe 2019 beauty pageant over the weekend. Soelien Dosky, 25, was named third runner-up—which in that particular contest means third, not fourth place—in the Mrs Ne ...
International tribunal for ISIS members discussed in SwedenANF - 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. ...
Police: Note suggests terrorist motive in deadly Netherlands shootingPoliceone - 2019-06-03 07:39
Utrecht shooting: Three killed as man opens fire in tram in Utrecht in The NetherlandsScroll - 2019-06-03 00:12
Police investigate 'terrorist motive' after 3 shot dead in NetherlandsWashingtonexaminer - 2019-05-31 23:26
3 killed, 9 injured in streetcar shooting in Utrecht, Netherlands | The Spokesman-ReviewSpokesman - 2019-05-31 23:26
Three Killed, Several Injured In Tram Shooting In Netherlands' UtrechtOutlookindia - 2019-05-31 15:57
Netherlands tram shooting suspect faces terrorism charges | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-05-31 15:57
Utrecht tram shooting: 3 dead in possible terror attack in Netherlands - Business Insider DeutschlandBusinessinsider - 2019-05-31 09:17
Motive in Netherlands attack may have been family feudNypost - 2019-05-31 03:17
Utrecht shooting in Netherlands: "Terrorist motive" possible in attack on tram in Holland, police say – live updates - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-05-31 03:17
Netherlands: Utrecht tram shooting suspect caught by policeNEWS - 2019-05-31 03:17
TERROR MOTIVE? Suspect arrested after 3 shot dead, 5 injured on tram in Netherlands | Montreal GazetteMontrealgazette - 2019-05-30 15:46
Many People Injured in Tram Shooting in Utrecht, Netherlands, in Possible Terrorist AttackEuropean Views - 2019-05-30 10:48
NETHERLANDS - TURKEY Utrecht attacker detained. Three victims, doubts about the motiveAsianews - 2019-05-25 21:33
Film festival in Netherlands to promote Kurdish creativity, militancy, and courageKurdistan24 - 2019-05-25 00:16
A promotional poster for a Kurdish film festival organized by the Ru Paré Community in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. (Photo: Facebook/Ru Paré Community) ...
Netherlands wants tribunal to try some Islamic State membersRûdaw - 2019-05-24 13:50
“I invite Security Council members and others to join us on this road towards justic ...
EP Rapporteur Piri visited Kurdish hunger strikers in the HagueANF - 2019-05-20 12:30
EP Turkey Rapporteur Kati Piri visited Huseyin Yildiz and Hasbi Cakici who have been on a hunger strike in the Hague, the Netherlands for 122 days. ...
Netherlands hesitant about US request for Dutch troops in Syrian safe zone: ReportKurdistan24 - 2019-05-18 12:39
Netherlands Mulls Resumption of Military Training Mission in Iraq - Reports - Sputnik InternationalSputnik - 2019-05-18 11:26
Sweden launches initiative to try ISIS members in special courtANF - 2019-05-17 14:42
The Swedish government has launched an initiative to have ISIS members captured by the YPG tried in a special court. The Netherlands, France, the UK and Belgium are positive towards the call issued by Stockholm. ...
Netherlands suspends government mission in Iraq over security threat: ANP agencyYahoo - 2019-05-15 23:20
German, Netherlands suspend military training in Iraq including KurdistanE-Kurd - 2019-05-15 22:32
BERLIN,— Germany and the Netherlands said on Wednesday they were suspending military training operations in Iraq and Kurdistan region as the United States warned of increased threats from Iran-backed forces amid an escalation of tensions between Washingt ...
Following US, Germany Footsteps, Netherlands Halts Mission in IraqBAS News - 2019-05-15 16:17
ERBIL — The Dutch government announced on Wednesday that it has decided to suspend its military mission in Iraq due to security concerns, ANP reported. The decision came soon after Germany made a similar announcement, saying that it was at the result of ...
Netherlands warns Turkey travellers on cell phones, social media use | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-05-14 19:14
Airline launches new flights between Netherlands and Iraqi KurdistanE-Kurd - 2019-05-07 15:13
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The first direct flights from a Dutch airport in Eindhoven, operated by Turkish company Freebird Airlines, arrived in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region capital of Erbil on Sunday, and in Sulaimani on Monday. During a press c ...
Kurdistan Receives First Direct Flights from NetherlandsBAS News - 2019-05-06 22:25
ERBIL - The international airports in the Kurdistan Region provinces of Erbil and Sulaimaniya have received the first direct flights from the Netherlands An airplane from a Dutch airport in Eindhoven landed in Erbil on Sunday, and another arrived in Sula ...
New flights arrive in Kurdistan Region from the NetherlandsKurdistan24 - 2019-05-06 20:50
Chartered flights from Netherlands to Kurdistan | MENAFN.COMMenafn - 2019-05-04 11:46
Airline to start new flights between the Netherlands and Kurdistan RegionGulan Media - 2019-05-02 21:22
Airline to start new flights between the Netherlands and Kurdistan RegionKurdistan24 - 2019-05-02 19:26
Dutch Government Forcing Yezidis to Return to Iraq: ReportsBAS News - 2019-05-02 13:07
ERBIL — The Netherlands has reportedly devised a new policy that forces the Kurdish Yezidi asylum seekers to return to Iraq and Kurdistan Region, claiming that the situation is calm now. Speaking to BasNews, Ari Jalal, head of Lutka Organization for Migr ...
The Netherlands’ Luck Is Running Out – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-04-30 18:04
Iraqi PM to Embark on a Visit to EuropeBAS News - 2019-04-29 15:29
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi is scheduled to embark on a visit to Europe where he will tour three countries, said PM’s press office on Monday. Abdul-Mahdi will begin his trip on Tuesday when he will first fly to the Netherlands. He is se ...
Netherlands Sends Yezidi Asylum Seekers Back to KurdistanBAS News - 2019-04-28 00:20
ERBIL - The Dutch government is reportedly sending back the Yezidi asylum seekers to the refugee camps in the Kurdistan Region, arguing that they have enough access to food and shelter in the region. Their asylum cases have been rejected by the Dutch Imm ...
Terror Suspect Confesses to Deadly Netherlands Attack: Prosecutors – Al-Manar TV LebanonAlmanar - 2019-04-20 12:31
Turkish man sought after 3 killed in shooting in Netherlands – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-04-19 08:09
Three Killed in Shooting in Utrecht, Netherlands (PHOTO, VIDEO) - Sputnik InternationalSputnik - 2019-04-18 18:45
Netherlands police say ‘possible terrorist attack’ in Utrecht leaves multiple casualtiesThedefensepost - 2019-04-18 10:45
FO confirms no casualties of Pakistanis in Netherlands terrorist attack | The Express TribuneTribune - 2019-04-14 12:22
‘Terror’ Strikes Netherlands: Three Killed In Shooting By Turkish NationalSwarajyamag - 2019-04-06 19:31
Brexit is bad news for the Netherlands, Britain and Europe, Dutch finance minister says [Video]Yahoo - 2019-04-06 14:11
Netherlands shooting suspect in tram attack, Turkish national Gokmen Tanis to face terrorism charges - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-04-05 01:56
Red Crescent willing to return ISIS-linked Dutch citizens, children to the NetherlandsKurdistan24 - 2019-04-03 15:32
Dutch YPG volunteer arrested in the NetherlandsKurdistan24 - 2019-04-03 06:25
Terror in the heart of the Netherlands escalates into outburst of nationalismPravdareport - 2019-03-26 18:11
Sarah Papenheim murder: American student found 'stabbed to death by her roommate' in Netherlands | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-03-25 12:59
Police: No link between gunman, victims in Utrecht, Netherlands attack - UPI.comUPI - 2019-03-25 07:58
Government Of Canada Issues Travel Advisory For Netherlands Over Terrorist Threats - NarcityNarcity - 2019-03-24 20:30
Honor killings on the rise in Netherlands | NL TimesNltimes - 2019-03-24 00:43
Queen Maxima and King Willem-Alexander of Netherlands react to Utrecht terror attackHOLA - 2019-03-20 17:08
Three killed, five injured in Netherlands shooting - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2019-03-20 06:53
Netherlands shooting on Utrecht tram possible terrorism given note left by Turkish suspect, nature of attack, officials say - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-03-19 17:09
Netherlands shooting: 3 dead in Utretch; 3 in custody including one being held on suspicion of 'manslaughter with terrorist intent' [Video]Yahoo - 2019-03-19 14:15
Newroz celebrated in the Netherlands and GermanyANF - 2019-03-19 09:12
Kurdish people in Europe have started celebrations to welcome Newroz. ...
News Wrap: Streetcar shooting in the Netherlands kills 3 | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-03-19 06:26
Netherlands Shooting: Dutch Police Arrest Turkish Suspect, Three Dead, Several Injured in Tram AttackThedailybeast - 2019-03-19 06:22
Netherlands: 3 killed in tram shootingKurdiu - 2019-03-19 00:18
Shooting reported on a tram in the Netherlands [Video]Yahoo - 2019-03-18 22:20
Netherlands shooting: 'Multiple' people injured in shooting in tram, police say [Video]Yahoo - 2019-03-18 16:57
Netherlands’ contribution towards the global coalition against DaeshThe Global Coalition - 2019-03-16 01:30
The Kingdom of the Netherlands is an active partner in the Global Coalition against Daesh. It participates in all Coalition Working Groups and co-leads the Working Group on Foreign Terrorist Fighters together with Kuweit and Turkey. It contributes to a b ...
Shamima Begum wants to live in the Netherlands: how realistic is that?Frederike Geerdink - 2019-03-14 20:38
In three different BBC programmes I talked about Shamima Begum and Yago Riedijk, the Brittish/Dutch couple that lived in IS territory in Syria and now wants to live in Great-Brittain or the Netherlands. Only the 22 February one is (temporarily) available ...
Netherlands to end F-16 bombing missions of ISIS at year's endThedefensepost - 2019-03-13 10:33
Jihadi Yago Riedijk 'will not be allowed to live with his family in Netherlands' - DutchNews.nlDutchnews - 2019-03-05 06:24
Netherland Recalls Ambassador to IranBAS News - 2019-03-04 14:45
ERBIL — The Netherlands recalled its ambassador to Iran on Monday after the Tehran government expelled two Dutch embassy officials. “Have decided to recall the ambassador in Tehran for consultations,” Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok wrote on his officia ...
Kurdish journalists visited hunger strikers in the HagueANF - 2019-03-04 09:59
Hüseyin Yıldız and Hasbi Çakıcı have been on hunger strike in the Netherlands for 46 days. ...
Agriculture and Food Conference held between the Kurdistan Region and the NetherlandsKRG-Spain - 2019-02-26 00:03
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) – Head of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Department of Foreign Relations (DFR), Minister Falah Mustafa participated in conference discussions of cooperation between the Kurdistan Region and Netherlands ...
Resume flights from Sulaymaniyah to Germany and the NetherlandsKurdiu - 2019-02-25 00:32
Turkey appoints ambassador to Netherlands in effort to normalise ties | Clayton CallerClaytoncaller - 2019-02-07 07:13
These Pics of the Flower Fields in the Netherlands Will (continue to) Blow your MindWaar Media - 2019-02-06 10:01
WAAR_DUHOK The post These Pics of the Flower Fields in the Netherlands Will (continue to) Blow your Mind appeared first on WAARmedia. ...
Hunger strikers in the Hague continue their actionANF - 2019-02-05 08:08
In the city of the Hague in the Netherlands, Kurdish activists Hüseyin Yıldız and Hasbi Çakıcı continue their hunger strike resistance. ...
England to play Netherlands in Nations League semifinalsYahoo - 2019-02-03 21:45
Netherlands: Iraqi Envoy Rejects to Attend Economic Summit in Presence of Kurdistan FlagBAS News - 2019-01-30 22:58
ERBIL - Iraqi Ambassador to Holland refused to attend an economic summit in the Netherlands on Wednesday after he found the Kurdistan Region's flag placed next to the Iraqi and Dutch flags. Ambassador Hisham Alawi pointed out to the organizers of the sum ...
Another Kurdish activist starts hunger strike in the HagueANF - 2019-01-21 15:04
Hasbi Cakici has started an indefinite and non-alternate hunger strike today in the Hague, the Netherlands. ...
Dutch FM Says Iran Involved in Two Political AssassinationsBAS News - 2019-01-08 14:40
ERBIL — Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok said Iranian intelligence service were involved in at least two assassinations of political oppositions in the Netherlands. The Dutch intelligence service “has strong indications that Iran was involved in the assa ...
Netherlands: Man 'set himself on fire' at Turkish consulateYahoo - 2019-01-07 15:21
Rodrigues moving from Galatasaray to Saudi clubWaar Media - 2019-01-07 09:36
Galatasaray left-winger Garry Rodrigues is joining Saudi Arabia’s Al Ittihad Football Club, the Turkish club announced on Sunday. The dual nationality — Cape Verde and the Netherlands — footballer played 20 matches and scored four goals this season for G ...
At least 5 Detained in Yellow Vest Clash in NetherlandsWaar Media - 2018-12-30 11:53
At least five people were detained in Yellow Vest protests in the Netherlands on Saturday. Responding to calls on social media, around 200 protesters gathered in front of the country’s parliament and marched to the city center, and clashed with security ...
At least 5 detained in Yellow Vest clash in NetherlandsKurdiu - 2018-12-30 06:42
Turkey recalls consulate guard who beat Kurd in the NetherlandsKurdistan24 - 2018-12-28 23:25
Blok opens hospital in Iraq: ‘After ISIS’s defeat, Netherlands is helping to rebuild’ - Iraq | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2018-12-20 01:59
Sur atrocities exhibited in The Hague City HallANF - 2018-12-19 12:56
The destruction and war crimes committed by the state during the self-governance resistances in Amed’s Sur district are being exhibited in The Hague, the Netherlands. ...
Dutch Foreign Minister confirms continuation of Netherlands’ Support to Kurdistan RegionMinistry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-19 09:59
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018, KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok met together and consequently held a press conference. Minister Blok expressed his hopes of seeing a stronger K ...
Nechirvan Barzani: Kurdistan Region and Netherlands Relations are at good stagesWaar Media - 2018-12-18 16:03
KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani met with Dutch FM Stef Block today, after the meeting they held a press conference. “Mutual relations between Kurdistan Region and Netherlands are at an excellent stage, and Netherlands provided military support to Kurdistan Regi ...
Netherlands FM urges Erbil-Baghdad collaboration on disputed territoriesRûdaw - 2018-12-18 13:42
"We hope to see fruitful collaboration" ...
UEFA Champions League round of 16 draw unveiledWaar Media - 2018-12-18 11:38
The UEFA Champions League round of 16 draw ceremony was held Monday. The draw featured four teams from England, three each from Germany and Spain, two each from Italy and France, and one each from the Netherlands and Portugal. At the ceremony in UEFA hea ...
Netherlands Committed to Closer Ties with Kurdistan: FMBAS News - 2018-12-18 09:19
ERBIL — The Dutch government is determined to further strengthen the ties with Erbil on different levels, hoping for a stronger Kurdistan Region, said Netherlands Foreign Minister Stef Blok. The Dutch minister held a meeting with Kurdistan Prime Minister ...
UN's New Envoy Arrives in BaghdadBAS News - 2018-12-16 23:09
ERBIL - The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq's (UNAMI) new envoy to Iraq has arrived in Baghdad to succeed Jan Kubis. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, who previously served as Netherlands Defence Minister between 2012 and 2017, landed in Iraq on Sun ...
Turkey-Netherlands row: Dutch ambassador withdrawn - BBC NewsBBC - 2018-12-07 06:59
'Yellow vest' protests spread to NetherlandsKurdiu - 2018-12-02 16:18
Hussein Yezdanpenah, PAK, visits the NetherlandsKurdisCat - 2018-11-23 23:49
Hussein Yezdanpenah (Husên Yezdanpena), president (serokê) of Partiya Azadi Kurdistan (PAK) met with Kurdish exile in the Netherlands. The veteran Kurdish militant met with militants from the PAK and the HAK-PAK party (from Kurdistan under Turkish occupat ...
Jogger in Netherlands finds lion cubBBC - 2018-10-08 00:49
Police appeal for help to find out how the caged cub ended up abandoned in a field near Utrecht. ...