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Turkish diplomat killed in northern Iraq

Seth Frantzman - 2019-07-17 18:43
Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Turkish diplomats dining at a restaurant were reportedly targeted on Wednesday at a restaurant in the northern city of Erbil, which […] ...

Turkish diplomat killed by gunmen in northern Iraqi city of Irbil

Washington Post - 2019-07-17 17:41
The attack on a restaurant also killed an unidentified Iraqi citizen, according to Iraq’s Foreign Ministry. ...

Attack in restaurant in northern Iraq kills Turkish diplomat - San Antonio Express-News

Mysanantonio - 2019-07-17 15:21

There is reason to fear Turkish involvement in northern Syria - The National

Thenational - 2019-07-15 17:04

'The situation is very vulnerable': Iran-backed militias ethnically cleansing northern Iraq

Telegraph - 2019-07-13 14:18

Turkey launches new operation against Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-13 13:48

13 Dead, many injured: series of attacks in Northern Syria | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERY

Ccdiscovery - 2019-07-12 12:17

Rojava conference calls for regional security and stability through self-administration

Green Left Weekly - 2019-07-12 07:07
An international conference hosted by the Rojava Center for Strategic Studies in the city of Amude in Kurdish-liberated northern Syria from July 7-9 called for international support for the establishment of self-administration in areas liberated from Isl ...

Car bomb hits near church in Qamishlo, Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 21:41
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Twelve people were injured on Thursday when a car bomb exploded near a church in a Christian-majority neighborhood of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northern Syria, ANHA news agency reported. The bomb was caused by a ...

UK Parliament Motion to condemn Turkish aggression of Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-11 08:41
A motion has been tabled in the UK Parliament to express "grave concern at the Turkish state’s intensified aggression against the people and territory of northern Iraq/southern Kurdistan." ...

Turkish-US talks on northern Syria stall as S-400 crisis peaks

Al Monitor - 2019-07-10 22:55

Fatal floods hit northern Spain

BBC - 2019-07-10 00:04
At least one person has been killed after heavy rain damaged roads and buildings. ...

March for KCK’s Xerib in Sulaymaniyah

ANF - 2019-07-09 19:21
KCK executive Diyar Xerib and two guerrillas lost their life as result of a Turkish air raid in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Mortar attack kills three people in northern Iraq: police

Gulan Media - 2019-07-09 18:52

Mortar attack kills three people in northern Iraq – police

Jerusalem Post - 2019-07-09 17:48

Can French mediation fix Kurdish divisions in northern Syria?

Rûdaw - 2019-07-09 14:55
Rival Kurdish factions have been at loggerheads for several years ...

KDP accused of dispatching ammunition for Turkish bases

ANF - 2019-07-09 14:18
Increasing Turkish military activity in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Turkey says it has ‘neutralized’ 43 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-07-09 11:39

Rights Group Says Russia-Backed Offensive In Northern Syria Has Killed 544 Civilians

Rferl - 2019-07-08 14:05

Turkish airstrikes kill one civilian, wound another in northern Erbil

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 12:36
The two brothers were travelling in a vehicle when they were caught in the airstrike ...

Senior KCK member killed in Turkish attack in northern Iraq | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-08 11:34

Final day of the International Forum on ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 09:11
The International Forum on ISIS in Northern Syria ends today ...

International Forum on ISIS enters its second day

ANF - 2019-07-07 08:38
The second day of the International Forum on ISIS 2019 in Northern Syria enters its second day. ...

HRE hit invaders in Mare: 2 terrorists killed

ANF - 2019-07-06 16:11
One military vehicle was destroyed and two terrorists were killed in Mare region of northern Syria. ...

“We don’t accept ISIS trials to be held elsewhere”

ANF - 2019-07-06 14:05
Shaddadi Clans Council President Sileman Derwis said they won’t accept the ISIS trials to be held outside of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Clans Council: An invading state shouldn't be in the "safe zone"

ANF - 2019-07-05 16:38
The Qamishlo Canton Clans Council members protested the Turkish state’s attempts to form a “safe zone” in Northern and Eastern Syria and said, “Turkey is an invading state. An invading state shouldn’t take part in the ‘safe zone’.” ...

Freed Yazidis reunited with their families in Shengal

ANF - 2019-07-05 14:04
Six Yazidi civilians, who were rescued by SDF from ISIS in northern Syria, have been reunited with their families in Shengal. ...

Turkey delivers massive blow to PKK in northern Iraq: MoD

Almasdarnews - 2019-07-05 06:56

Russian missile explodes over northern Cyprus | News | DW | 01.07.2019

DW - 2019-07-04 23:54

Syrie : des centaines d’hectares de terres appartenant à des Kurdes incendiées par la Turquie dans le canton de Kobane @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-07-04 17:05
Failing to tear down the democratic project in Northern and Eastern Syria with the gang groups they nurtured, the Turkish state launched an economic war in setting fire to cultivated lands as the h... ...

“Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system”

ANF - 2019-07-04 16:05
The people of Dirbesiye said they don’t accept the “safe zone” Turkey wants to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria and that Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system with this attempt. ...

The world must 'wake up' to the scale of the crisis in northern Iraq, warns British aid worker | The Independent

Independent - 2019-07-03 20:20

Russia Favors Direct Talks Between Syrian Kurds, Damascus: FM

BAS News - 2019-07-03 16:21
ERBIL — The Russian government is calling for direct talks between the Syrian Kurdish authorities in northern Syrian administration, and the Syrian government in Damascus, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Speaking at a press conference on Wed ...

Russia: Fire kills 14 sailors aboard navy research submersible

BBC - 2019-07-03 00:01
The crew members were poisoned by fumes during Monday's incident in northern Russia, officials say. ...

History could soon repeat itself in Iran: What has 17 years of war in Afghanistan taught us? | The Northern Light

Thenorthernlight - 2019-07-02 23:34

Crackdown Raises Stakes as Honduran Protesters March On

International Crisis Group - 2019-07-02 19:19
Ten years after a coup, Honduras remains deeply polarised. Mass protests and the government’s heavy-handed response have damaged the economy and sparked deadly violence. Crisis Group Northern Triangle Analyst Tiziano Breda explains the origins of the int ...

Italian women travel through northern Syria

ANF - 2019-07-02 14:01
An Italian women's delegation is on a tour of northern and eastern Syria to find out about local women's work. Their last stops were Raqqa and Ain Issa. ...

KNK condemned Turkish aggression of South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-02 12:07
KNK asked the international community and defenders of human rights worldwide to call for an end to the Turkish aggression in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Northern Cyprus says 'Russian-made missile' suspected of hitting its territory | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-07-02 02:18

Mosul: Six IS Jihadists Killed in Joint Coalition-Iraqi Operations

BAS News - 2019-07-01 12:12
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces, in cooperation with the US-led Coalition warplanes, killed at least six Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the northern province of Nineveh, a military statement said. Coalition jets heavily bombarded an area near Ain Jahish i ...

Bomb Explosion Rocks Baghdad, Injures Two

BAS News - 2019-07-01 02:07
ERBIL - A bomb explosion rocked the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Sunday, resulting in the wounding of two civilians, a security source said. The incident, according to the source, occurred near a gathering of civilians in the area of Jaguk, northern Baghd ...

The People’s Municipality of Al Mansoura rehabilitate the sanitation networks

SDF Press - 2019-07-01 01:44
Tabqa- The People’s Municipality in Mansoura started today the project of rehabilitating sanitation network in the northern street of the town. The distance of the road is estimated at 1500 / m. The project will last for one month and include the replacem ...

Human shields in Bradost: KRG serves the enemy

ANF - 2019-06-30 16:10
Human shield activists condemned the massacre of civilians by the Turkish state in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Education program for men on women's rights and gender equality

ANF - 2019-06-30 14:01
In the northern Syrian city of Kobanê, the Women's Association Kongreya Star has launched an education program for men. The men receive instruction on women's rights and gender equality. ...

FED-DEM protested against detentions in Germany

ANF - 2019-06-29 08:51
Kurdistan Democratic Society Federation of Northern Germany (FED-DEM), issued a statement about the 7 Kurds living in Niedersachsen and surrounding areas whose houses have been raided by police. ...

Rojava Conference at the UN human rights session in Geneva

ANF - 2019-06-28 09:05
During the 41st UN Human Rights Council Sessions, a fringe meeting was organised by the Geneva Center for Kurdish Human Rights on the latest situation in Northern Syria. ...

Turkmen clan: We don’t want safe zone under Turkish surveillance

ANF - 2019-06-27 15:55
Turkmen clan leader Ehmed Mihemed Xelef El Ibrahim stressed that they don’t want the “safe zone” Turkey offered them in Northern and Eastern Syria to be under Turkey’s surveillance. ...

Panel at UN to discuss human rights in Northern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-27 10:23
A panel called: "Human Rights in Northern Syria" is scheduled for today at the UN building in Geneva as part of the fringe meetings to the UN Human Rights Council Session. ...

Turkish airstrikes kill one civilian, wound another in northern

Rûdaw - 2019-06-26 21:36

Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish militants in Syrian Kurdistan: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-06-26 19:29
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Defense Ministry said one soldier was killed and five were injured during clashes with Kurdish militants in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria on Wednesday. The casualties, which the ministry said occurred during clashes with ...

Turkey mulls permanent military presence in northern Iraq

Al Monitor - 2019-06-26 14:56

Kurdish forces kill Turkish soldier in attack on northern Aleppo base

Almasdarnews - 2019-06-26 11:07

Australian government takes back 8 children from ISIS families

ANF - 2019-06-25 15:03
The Australian government has taken back 8 children from ISIS member families following the official procedures with the Northern and Eastern Syrian Autonomous Administration. ...

Northern Syria panel at UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva

ANF - 2019-06-25 11:22
The 41st session of the Human Rights Council is taking place is Geneva. ...

Denmark takes back child of Danish ISIS member

Rûdaw - 2019-06-24 00:26
Danish Director of Consular Affairs met with Kurdish Authority in northern Syria on Sunday to repatriate child ...

12-year-old ISIS child handed over to Denmark

ANF - 2019-06-23 17:51
The autonomous administration of northern and eastern Syria has handed over to Denmark a twelve-year-old child whose parents were captured as ISIS members by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). ...

Turkish attacks on South Kurdistan continue

ANF - 2019-06-23 12:44
Yet another air raid by the Turkish army in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Afrin: Ankara-backed Syrian Rebels Loot Civilian Properties

BAS News - 2019-06-23 01:31
ERBIL - The Ankara-backed Syrian rebels have continued to loot civilian properties during the military operations in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin, northern Syria, local human rights groups said. "On Friday, the military police launched a campaign of arre ...

Turkey reacts to appointment of Muslim religious leaders in northern Greece by state | News |

Ekathimerini - 2019-06-22 14:24

Turkish MIT’s dirty activities in Northern and Eastern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-22 12:11
The Turkish state’s and ISIS’ sleeper cells captured in Northern and Eastern Syria continue with their confessions. The gang member named Musa Salih Hisen El-Ehmed admitted to two murders. ...

Confessions of MIT sleeper cells in Northern and Eastern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-21 13:14
Gang members in the Turkish intelligence sleeper cell captured by the SDF and YPG in Raqqa made important confessions. ...

US Sanctions Send Iranians to Northern Iraq Looking for Work and War

Dailysignal - 2019-06-21 08:41

Denmark: Make Rojava Green Again activists targeted

Green Left Weekly - 2019-06-21 06:20
Anne Dalum, a Danish activist planning to join the work of Make Rojava Green Again (MRGA) in Northern Syria had her passport seized and confiscated by the Danish state in December last year. Dalum objected and took the state to court. The hearing started ...

Denmark: Make Rojava Green Again activist challenges passport confiscation

Green Left Weekly - 2019-06-20 18:33
Anne Dalum, a Danish activist planning to join the work of Make Rojava Green Again (MRGA) in Northern Syria had her passport seized and confiscated by the Danish state in December last year. Dalum objected and took the state to court. The hearing started ...

Heavy blow dealt to ISIS cells in northern Syria

ANF - 2019-06-20 11:46
The recent operations against ISIS structures in northern Syria have achieved to disrupt many of the organization's cells. The arrested terrorists gave information about Turkey's role in ISIS activities. ...

Northern and Eastern Syria delegation visits Tevgera Azadi

ANF - 2019-06-18 14:03
Northern and Eastern Syrian Democratic Autonomous Administration delegation visited Tevgera Azadi in Sulaimaniyah. ...

Northern and Eastern Syrian delegation continues visits

ANF - 2019-06-17 16:07
“Our meeting at such a time to discuss important developments is significant. We must come together more to achieve national unity.” ...

Explosion in Qamishlo city center

ANF - 2019-06-17 14:05
An explosion occurred in Qamishlo in the Northern and Eastern Syrian Federation. ...

“We want to draw our strength from ourselves”

ANF - 2019-06-17 12:17
The spokeswoman for the women's movement in Sheikh Maqsoud talked to ANF about the establishment of the Women's Assembly of Northern and Eastern Syria, saying; "Let's get our strength out of ourselves, out of our resistance and become stronger as women." ...

Northern and Eastern Syria delegation visited HDP in Hewlêr

ANF - 2019-06-17 11:22
As part of their political meetings, the delegation visited the HDP Hewlêr Representation. ...

UPDATE - Turkish Forces Neutralize 7 PKK Militants In Northern Iraq - Reports - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-06-17 10:17

Crop fires kill at least 7, wound 2 in northeast Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-06-17 08:54
Fires have ravaged the wheat fields of northern Syria in recent weeks ...

Turkish military attacks Kurdish forces in northern Aleppo

Almasdarnews - 2019-06-16 16:35

Fire in a village of Qamishlo

ANF - 2019-06-16 15:45
With the start of the harvest season, suspicious fires have destroyed decares of cultivated lands in Northern and Eastern Syrian Federation. ...

“Women’s struggle entered a new phase”

ANF - 2019-06-15 13:03
Kongreya Star Coordination Member Heyfa Erebo said the women’s struggle entered a new phase with the Northern and Eastern Syrian Women’s Assembly Founding Congress. ...

Turkey steps up military intervention in Iraq

Green Left Weekly - 2019-06-14 18:49
Turkish jets began bombing the Xakurke region of northern Iraq on May 26. The following day Turkish helicopters transported troops into the area. This was the latest step in Turkey’s growing military intervention in the predominantly Kurdish north of Ira ...

Raqqa security deteriorates as US drawdown threatens northern Syria stability

Thedefensepost - 2019-06-14 16:06

Yusif: Women’s Assembly will solve social problems

ANF - 2019-06-14 15:31
The Northern and Eastern Syrian Women’s Assembly Founding Congress continues. Speeches in the congress have stressed the importance of the Women’s Assembly. ...

Turkish army bombed villages in Afrin’s Shera district

ANF - 2019-06-14 13:51
Turkish forces continue their attacks in northern Syria. ...

Northern and Eastern Syrian women's assembly to be founded

ANF - 2019-06-14 13:06
Arab, Kurdish, Syriac, Armenian, Chaldean, Chechen and Circassian women are attending the congress in their traditional clothes. ...

Turkey ‘Neutralizes’ Kurds Sought in Northern Iraq Sweep - The Media Line

Themedialine - 2019-06-14 00:01

Fire erupted in a village of Kobanê

ANF - 2019-06-13 17:38
Northern and Eastern Syrian Federation, with its vast swathes of cultivated lands, has suffered several suspicious fires in recent weeks. ...

U.S. delegation holds talks with Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-13 15:30
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A US delegation visited Syria’s Kurdish areas on Wednesday discussed the country’s support for the people in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the northern and eastern Syria, Hawar News Agency ANHA reported. The delegation headed by ...

Iraqi Hezbollah Blames Saudi Arabia for Resurgence of Terrorism

BAS News - 2019-06-13 12:57
ERBIL — Iraqi Shi’ite militia of Hezbollah accuses Saudi Arabia for the violence and continued terror across Iraq. The group released a statement to lay the blame on Saudi Arabia for recently increasing terrorist attacks in northern and western Iraq, inc ...

Ceasefire agreement reached in Idlib

ANF - 2019-06-13 11:02
The Russian army announced a cease-fire agreement between the armed forces and government forces in the northern Syrian region of Idlib. ...

Are the fires a war against Rojava’s economy?

ANF - 2019-06-12 13:34
ISIS was defeated in the military arena, but now the Northern and Eastern Syrian Federation is fighting against fires. With the start of the harvest season, suspicious fires have destroyed decares of cultivated lands. ...

Occupation forces killed a civilian in Tal Rifaat

ANF - 2019-06-11 20:29
Occupation forces continue their genocidal attacks in northern Syria. ...

Fire in Tirbespiyê destroys 10,000 hectares of cultivated land

ANF - 2019-06-11 15:00
Field fires in the Tirbespiyê region of northern Syria have destroyed 10,000 hectares of cultivated land. ...

Lightning Kills Three Men in Northern Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-10 15:42
ERBIL — Three men near the northern Iraqi city of Tel Afar were killed on Monday by a lightning strike. The men were on a wheat farm as harvesting season begins, but they were hit by a lightning and immediately killed, said Waisi Naif, head of Sinjar may ...

“ISIS gangs should face trial in Northern and Eastern Syria”

ANF - 2019-06-10 14:00
Lawyers said the crimes against humanity committed by ISIS members can be best uncovered in Northern and Eastern Syria and thus they should face trial there. ...

HRE hit occupation forces in Afrin and Azaz: 2 dead

ANF - 2019-06-09 18:25
HRE reported continued actions against the occupation forces in northern Syria. ...

Moscow to Support Syrian Kurds if Turkey Doesn't Stop Assisting Groups in Idlib

BAS News - 2019-06-09 01:49
ERBIL - Russia has threatened to support the Syrian Kurdish forces in northern Aleppo if Turkey does not halt its alleged military assistance to the militants fighting against the Syrian regime, a report said on Saturday. According to a report by the Ara ...

Turkey says it has 'neutralized' 43 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

Gulan Media - 2019-06-09 01:01

43 Kurdish militants 'neutralized' in northern Iraq operation, Turkey says - Turkey -

Haaretz - 2019-06-08 22:49

“ISIS members should be brought to justice in northern Syria”

ANF - 2019-06-08 18:41
Kurdish parties reject the establishment of a court for ISIS terrorists outside Syria, stating that the trial of ISIS terrorists should take place in northern and eastern Syria. ...

Turkey says it has 'neutralized' 43 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

Reuters - 2019-06-08 17:51
Turkey's Defence Ministry said on Saturday a total of 43 members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) had been "neutralized" as part of an operation Ankara launched in northern Iraq 13 days ago. ...

Turkish forces set fire to agricultural lands in Dirbêsiyê

ANF - 2019-06-08 17:10
The Turkish invasion army continues its crimes in northern Syria. ...

Kurdish parties issue statement on Turkey’s invasion attacks

ANF - 2019-06-08 14:42
Kurdish political parties in Northern and Eastern Syria issued a statement on the Turkish state’s attacks against Southern Kurdistan. The statement said Turkish state serves radical forces with their attacks. ...

8 U.S. Citizens To Be Sent Home From Northern Syria | KGOU

KGOU - 2019-06-08 12:24

Kurdish Yezidi Man Shot Dead in Baghdad Apartment

BAS News - 2019-06-08 12:05
ERBIL — A Kurdish Yezidi man was found dead at his residence in Iraq’s capital city on Friday. Shamo Darwesh, from Khatari village of al-Qoush in northern Iraq, was killed with multiple bullets at his personal apartment. A family member of Darwesh said a ...
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