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Officials call on KDP to stop aiding Turkish armed forces, to prevent intra-Kurdish war | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2021-08-03 02:31
Officials: US-sanctioned militia leader killed in east Libya - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2021-08-02 15:30
7 Kurds slain in Turkey; officials deny ethnic motiveHoustonchronicle - 2021-08-02 10:28
US representatives introduce legislation calling for sanctions on Turkish officials violating human rights - Stockholm Center for FreedomStockholmcf - 2021-08-02 06:58
Trump urged Justice Department officials to declare election 'corrupt'Yahoo - 2021-08-01 17:58
Turkish officials deny ethnic motive in murder of seven KurdsAl Jazeera - 2021-08-01 06:16
Prosecutors in Konya say initial evidence points to long-running feud, but victims' family say attack was racist. ...
7 Kurds slain in Turkey; officials deny ethnic motive - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2021-07-31 22:16
Seven Kurds slain in Turkey; officials deny ethnic motive - The HinduThehindu - 2021-07-31 17:50
7 Kurds slain in Turkey; officials deny ethnic motiveWashington Times - 2021-07-31 17:45
ISTANBUL (AP) — Authorities said Saturday that 10 suspects have been detained over the killing of seven people from an ethnic Kurdish family in Turkey's central Konya province. Family members say the attack was ethnically motivated, while authorities blam ...
7 Kurds Slain in Turkey; Officials Deny Ethnic Motive - BloombergBloomberg - 2021-07-31 14:29
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Fighting escalates despite ceasefireBBC - 2021-07-30 02:06
Forces in Amhara are battling rebels on three fronts along the border with Tigray, officials say. ...
Daphne Caruana Galizia: Malta responsible for journalist death - inquiryBBC - 2021-07-30 00:01
The results of an inquiry say officials could have prevented Daphne Caruana Galizia's 2017 murder. ...
Man rescued in Alaska after week-long bear attack ordealBBC - 2021-07-24 00:42
US Coast Guard officials spotted an SOS sign on a remote shack where the man had been staying. ...
Tribal Leaders Raise ‘Serious Concerns’ About Plans to Turn Their Shrinking Louisiana Island Home Into a ‘Sportsman’s Paradise’John Bolton - 2021-07-23 22:04
For decades, federal and Louisiana state officials encouraged residents to permanently relocate from the Isle de Jean Charles — the shrinking traditional homeland of the Isle de Jean Charles Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw (IDJC) Tribe — and they assured them t ...
Iraqi officials in Washington for preliminary talks ahead of Kadhimi visitRûdaw - 2021-07-23 17:46
Top Kurdistan Region officials condemn deadly Baghdad explosionKurdistan24 - 2021-07-20 15:37
Syria’s AANES officials reveal details of meeting with French PresidentNPA Syria - 2021-07-20 11:35
A delegation from #Syria’s Autonomous Administration met with @EmmanuelMacron in #Paris, and talks were “positive,” according to those who participated. The post Syria’s AANES officials reveal details of meeting with French President appeared first on Nor ...
Biden Preparing to Recognize Armenian Genocide, Officials Say | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2021-07-19 20:02
Bianca Devins: Family sue NY officials over video footage of murdered teenBBC - 2021-07-17 01:35
Bianca Devins' family claim video of her having sex and also her murder were shared with the media. ...
Chinese engineers killed in Pakistan bus blastBBC - 2021-07-15 00:06
Beijing says a bomb killed 13 people, but Pakistani officials blame a mechanical failure. ...
Turkey violates religious freedom in Syria: US Human Rights CommissionNPA Syria - 2021-07-14 09:29
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – In a virtual meeting of United States Congress’ Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission held on Tuesday, US officials and organizations condemned Turkey’s violations of religious freedom in northern Syria. Nadine Maenza, chair o ...
At least 92 die in fire in a coronavirus hospital in Nassiriya, southern IraqE-Kurd - 2021-07-13 21:44
NASSIRIYA, Iraq,— The death toll from a fire that tore through a coronavirus hospital in southern Iraq rose to 92, health officials said on Tuesday, as authorities faced accusations of negligence from grieving relatives and a doctor who works there. More ...
As hospital fire death toll reaches 92, Iraqi court issues arrest warrants for local officialsKurdistan24 - 2021-07-13 21:42
Criticism of AANES officials over government curriculaNPA Syria - 2021-07-13 19:01
The issue of education in the #AANES-held areas has been considered controversial, as there are two educational curricula, one of which is of the Autonomous Administration and the other is of the Syrian government. #Syria The post Criticism of AANES offic ...
Closure of Yaroubiyah crossing affects health in northeast Syria: Health officialNPA Syria - 2021-07-13 19:01
Health officials, including the Nurses’ Union of northeast #Syria, condemned the closure of #Yaroubiyah/#Tel_Kocher crossing and demanded it be reopened for medical aid. The post Closure of Yaroubiyah crossing affects health in northeast Syria: Health off ...
Fears grow over whereabouts of Kurdish officials missing for more than three weeks | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2021-07-12 23:53
Scammers impersonate government security in Syria’s HamaNPA Syria - 2021-07-12 18:40
Residents of #Syria’s #Hama are subjected to extortion from persons impersonating security officials, who threaten them with arrest or accuse them of crimes and demand bribes in exchange for “protection.” The post Scammers impersonate government security ...
Residents, officials of Duhok border areas call for united Kurdish frontRûdaw - 2021-07-12 15:35
Russia praises Kurds in media, prevents aid on groundNPA Syria - 2021-07-11 19:12
Russian rejection dominated American statements calling for the reopening of Tel Kocher (#Yaroubiyah) crossing, amid positive media statements from Russian officials towards Kurds in #Syria. The post Russia praises Kurds in media, prevents aid on ground a ...
Kyrgyz Officials Deny Role In Kidnapping Of Educator By Turkish IntelligenceRferl - 2021-07-11 15:12
EU officials tell Turkey human rights are key to better tiesYahoo - 2021-07-11 06:17
ISIS commander Abu Omar al-Shishani likely killed in US air strike: OfficialsDnaindia - 2021-07-09 21:03
US woman killed by bear that dragged her from tent in MontanaBBC - 2021-07-09 00:50
Wildlife officials are searching for the bear and say they plan to kill it as it remains a threat. ...
Biden Poised to Recognize Massacres of Armenians as Genocide, Officials Say - WSJWSJ - 2021-07-07 16:14
U.S.-Turkey Trade Summit Featuring California Officials Cancelled Over Armenian Genocide Deniers • MassisPostMassispost - 2021-07-07 16:13
Bomb-laden drones hit Erbil airport in Iraqi Kurdistan: officialsE-Kurd - 2021-07-07 10:51
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— Explosive-laden drones attacked Erbil international airport in Iraqi Kurdistan Region late on Tuesday, close to the American consulate, Kurdish authorities said. The attack took place at around 1930 GMT but caused no ...
Iraqi Security Officials Says Us Forces Shoot Down Armed Drone Over Baghdad Embassy - इराक: अमेरिकी सेना ने बगदाद दूतावास पर सशस्त्र ड्रोन को मार गिराया, सुरक्षा अधिकारियों ने की पुष्टि - Amar Ujala Hindi News LiveAmarujala - 2021-07-07 03:17
Services, agriculture top Autonomous Administration meeting with notables in Syria’s KobaniNPA Syria - 2021-07-06 17:01
The Autonomous Administration's officials met with notables in #Kobani, northern #Syria, to heat their demands and requests. #AANES The post Services, agriculture top Autonomous Administration meeting with notables in Syria’s Kobani appeared first on Nort ...
U.S.-Turkey trade summit featuring California officials cancelled over Armenian Genocide deniers – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-07-03 22:14
Trump pulls back troops from northern Syria ahead of Turkish assault, Pentagon officials 'blindsided' | Fox NewsFoxnews - 2021-07-03 09:03
No news from the NES officials detained by the KDP three weeks agoANF - 2021-07-02 19:56
The three representatives of North-East Syria were detained by the KDP forces at Hewler Airport, where they went to receive their guests on June 10. ...
Autonomous Administration delegation meets Swedish officialsANF - 2021-07-02 17:52
A delegation of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria has visited Swedish officials. ...
Turkish, French officials criticize US Syria policy in Kurdish conflictPRI - 2021-07-02 07:10
Wildlife officials make changes to turkey hunting season after seeing decline in populationYahoo - 2021-06-30 23:23
Turkish officials defend journalist's violent arrest at Istanbul Pride march - Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle EastAl Monitor - 2021-06-30 08:09
Autonomous Administration discusses service issues with people in Syria’s KobaniNPA Syria - 2021-06-27 19:12
Officials of the Euphrates Region met with notables and figures of the town of Sirrin and discussed several service and security matters. #Syria #AANES #Kobani The post Autonomous Administration discusses service issues with people in Syria’s Kobani appea ...
Fells Point Business Leaders Speak With City Officials, Address Crime SpikeYahoo - 2021-06-26 14:27
Turkish, U.S. officials discuss Afghan airport security plans - The ColumbianColumbian - 2021-06-26 10:33
Turkish, US officials discuss Afghan airport security plansMichigansthumb - 2021-06-26 08:27
US officials intensify pressure on Turkey to stop Syria assault | ReutersReuters - 2021-06-26 07:35
Kurdish officials urge U.N. action saying Turkey targeting refugee camp | AhvalAhvalnews - 2021-06-25 10:29
Turkish, US officials discuss Afghan airport security plans - WBOC TVWBOC - 2021-06-25 07:51
Turkish, US officials discuss Afghan airport security plans - KTAR.comKTAR - 2021-06-25 01:21
Gold miners stalk Amazon as officials look awayBBC - 2021-06-25 01:08
Indigenous villages say they are under attack, as illegal mining and armed violence in the jungle rise. ...
Turkish, US officials discuss Afghan airport security plansRegistercitizen - 2021-06-24 23:16
Catalan delegation visits Syria’s Autonomous AdministrationNPA Syria - 2021-06-24 21:56
A #Catalan delegation visits northeast #Syria and met with #AANES officials in #Raqqa and #Kobani. The post Catalan delegation visits Syria’s Autonomous Administration appeared first on North press agency. ...
UN urged to act as Kurdish officials accuse Turkey of using refugee camp ‘as target practice’ | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2021-06-24 19:55
No news from the NES officials detained by the KDP two weeks agoANF - 2021-06-24 16:09
The three representatives of North-East Syria were detained by the KDP forces at Hewler Airport, where they went to receive their guests on June 10. ...
Biden warns of attacking SDF areas: HDP representative in WashingtonNPA Syria - 2021-06-23 19:43
A delegation of #HDP met officials of the White House in #Washington, who stressed the Biden’s interest in the #Kurds’ issue especially in #Syria and the partnership with #SDF. The post Biden warns of attacking SDF areas: HDP representative in Washington ...
HRW: EU should make human rights core in agenda with TurkeyANF - 2021-06-23 15:01
“European Union officials have a chance to send a clear message when they meet for an EU summit this week: the deplorable human rights situation in Turkey should have consequences for the country’s relationship with the EU, HRW said. ...
Top Kurdistan Region officials congratulate Ebrahim Raisi on Iran election winKurdistan24 - 2021-06-20 01:18
Paris police search for two e-scooter riders after pedestrian killedBBC - 2021-06-20 00:01
Two women on an electric scooter hit a pedestrian and did not stop to provide help, officials say. ...
Iraqi, Peshmerga officials meet to enhance security in disputed territories, along bordersKurdistan24 - 2021-06-18 06:03
Biden: “I did what I came to do.” US officials, analysts satisfied with Putin summit; but Middle East received limited attentionKurdistan24 - 2021-06-17 09:32
Emine Osê calls on the KDP to release NES officialsANF - 2021-06-16 15:21
The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (AANES) Deputy Chairperson Emine Osê criticized the KDP’s (Kurdistan Democratic Party) arrest of the Autonomous Administration and the Democratic Union Party (PYD) representatives in South Kurdistan. ...
Call for the release of AANES and PYD officials detained by KDPANF - 2021-06-15 21:06
The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria and the PYD have demanded an urgent release of their colleagues arrested by the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in South Kurdistan last week. ...
PKK is targeting legitimate Iraqi officials to disrupt stability and peace - Illinois News TodayIllinoisnewstoday - 2021-06-13 14:53
Turkey offers to run Kabul airport after NATO's Afghan withdrawal -officials | National PostNationalpost - 2021-06-13 11:04
UN-Habitat Executive Director meets with senior Government officials in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq to discuss on-going and future urban development initiatives [EN/AR/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2021-06-13 08:33
PM Barzani to meet top Greek officials in AthensKurdistan24 - 2021-06-12 22:52
IS ‘blows up’ Iraq oil wells, kills policeman: officials - Daily TimesDailytimes - 2021-06-12 03:28
China marathon: Officials punished over runner deathsBBC - 2021-06-12 02:02
Extreme weather struck the event last month, killing 21 ultra-marathon runners. ...
US lifts some Iran sanctionsANF - 2021-06-11 09:32
The Biden administration has lifted sanctions on three former Iranian officials and several energy companies amid stalled nuclear negotiations. The US appears willing to further ease economic pressure on Iran if the country changes course. ...
Rojava condemns arrest of its diplomat, PYD officials at Erbil airportRûdaw - 2021-06-11 06:08
Call for the release of North-East Syrian officials detained by KDP in HewlerANF - 2021-06-10 16:56
Two PYD politicians and a representative of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria were detained in Hewler while on their way at the airport to pick up guests. ...
Turkey offers to run Kabul airport after NATO’s Afghan withdrawal: officials | WTVB | 1590 AM · 95.5 FM | The Voice of Branch CountyWtvbam - 2021-06-09 01:37
Coronavirus cases declining in Kurdistan Region; officials decry low vaccination rateKurdistan24 - 2021-06-08 21:49
Turkey offers to run Kabul airport after NATO’s Afghan withdrawal: officials | WKZO | Everything Kalamazoo | 590 AM · 106.9 FMWKZO - 2021-06-08 14:55
Turkey offers to run Kabul airport after NATO's Afghan withdrawal -officials | ReutersReuters - 2021-06-08 13:41
Millions spent on Assad victory celebrations amid poverty in SyriaNPA Syria - 2021-06-07 19:11
Syrian Ba’ath party officials told North Press that lavish parties with famous singers may cost millions of Syrian pounds, amid a severe economic crisis, rampant unemployment, and food insecurity in the country. The post Millions spent on Assad victory ce ...
50 NGOs denounce Turkey to the UN in SulaymaniyahANF - 2021-06-06 16:19
Representatives of several organizations met with UN officials and submitted them a complaint petition denouncing the genocidal attacks of the Turkish state in southern Kurdistan (northern Iraq). ...
El Paso coronavirus update: Officials report no new COVID-19 deaths, 11 more cases SaturdayMSN - 2021-06-06 15:38
Autonomous Administration hands over 3 children and a woman to the NetherlandsANF - 2021-06-06 08:52
The Autonomous Administration Foreign Relations Department handed over 4 people, 1 woman and 3 children, linked to ISIS mercenaries, to Dutch government officials. ...
EU leaders approve sanctions on Turkish officials over gas drilling | Turkey | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2021-06-05 18:53
Jordan Refers 2 Ex-Senior Officials to Security Court over Plot to Destabilize Kingdom | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2021-06-03 07:34
Kurdish officials urge environmentalists to raise voices to prevent ‘human catastrophe’ | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2021-06-03 00:53
Israeli Defense Minister to meet senior US officialsKurdistan24 - 2021-06-03 00:53
El Paso coronavirus update: Officials report 2 new COVID-19 deaths, 21 new cases WednesdayMSN - 2021-06-02 22:33
Syria’s Hasakah witnesses fuel shortage, corruption accusations to officialsNPA Syria - 2021-06-02 16:59
There are dozens of shops and stalls in the city of #Hasakah that sell fuel at prices that are about five times what is sold in fuel stations. The post Syria’s Hasakah witnesses fuel shortage, corruption accusations to officials appeared first on North pr ...
Ransomware a false flag? CISA reticent on USAID case attribution. Report: US NSA monitored EU officials from 2012 to 2014.Thecyberwire - 2021-06-02 07:24
Drone attack at Iraq airport aimed at U.S. troops, officials say - UPI.comUPI - 2021-06-02 02:26
Hamilton County health officials end weekly COVID-19 briefingsYahoo - 2021-06-01 22:16
Yemeni officials say vessel capsized at Hodeida port; 1 deadKurdistan24 - 2021-06-01 20:14
El Paso coronavirus update: Officials report 20 new COVID-19 cases MondayMSN - 2021-06-01 10:45
ISIS frees over 200 Yazidi captives who had likely become 'a burden': Officials, Middle East News & Top Stories - The Straits TimesStraitstimes - 2021-05-30 15:46
Turbidity percentage of Euphrates water reaches fourth levelNPA Syria - 2021-05-30 12:15
RAQQA, Syria (North press) – The low level of the Euphrates water raised the water turbidity rate to the fourth degree (NTU4), officials at the central laboratory of the main drinking water station in Raqqa, northern Syria, said. NTU stands for Nephelomet ...
Over 50 wounded in celebrations over Assad victory in Syria’s AleppoNPA Syria - 2021-05-28 20:00
At least one was killed and 50 others were wounded during celebratory shooting by officials and armed men in the city of #Aleppo, north #Syria, after Bashar #Assad was declared the winner of the presidential elections. The post Over 50 wounded in celebrat ...
Water reduction threatens natural life in North-East SyriaANF - 2021-05-26 19:31
As the Turkish state reduces the water of the Euphrates River, officials warn about humanitarian crisis in North-East Syria. ...