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Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish terrorist organization - Breaking News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-04-20 11:27

1st Shada Cultural Forum at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-19 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 18th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan hosted 1st Shada Cultural Forum, organized by the Directorate General of Culture and Youth in Duhok and Kania Spi organization in collaboration with AUK, and support ...

Another 11 Kurdish Yezidis Freed from IS in Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-18 13:12
ERBIL — The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have liberated 11 more Kurdish Yezidis whom were abducted by the Islamic State (IS) back in 2014. They are women and children who were received by Yezidi Home Organization from the administration of al-Hol and t ...

Iran’s Kurdish parties welcome IRGC terror designation

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2019-04-18 01:04
Iranian Kurdish parties have welcomed the United States’ decision to label Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist organization. ...

ISIS’s Territory Defeated, Yet Violence Continues As Syrian Forces Shell Idlib - The Organization for World Peace

Theowp - 2019-04-17 21:51

Bab-centered ISIS organization by the Turkish state

ANF - 2019-04-17 17:05
The Turkish state is restructuring and reorganizing ISIS under different uniforms and labels, centered around Bab, in Afrin and occupied areas of Shehba as well as in Turkey. ...

UNESCO, Germany to Reconstruct Mosul’s al-Aghawat Mosque

BAS News - 2019-04-17 12:49
ERBIL — The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the government of Germany have signed an agreement to reconstruct al-Aghawat Mosque in Mosul, north of Iraq. The UN cultural agency is helping Iraq to gain internat ...

Prime Minister Barzani receives IICO delegation

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-17 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO), Dr. Abdullah Matouq Al-Matouq, and his accompanying delegation. ...

Masror Barzani Meets The Islamic International Charity Foundation

Waar Media - 2019-04-14 16:22
WAAR_DUHOK Masror Barzani, the Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council met Dr. Abdullah Al-Ma’touq the Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization and the delegation accompanying him on Sunday. The meeting was attended by Ku ...

Second in a Week: Kurdish Porter Killed by Iranian Border Guards

BAS News - 2019-04-14 16:04
ERBIL — Iranian forces on the northwestern borders killed another Kurdish porter on Sunday near the city of Khoy, Western Azarbaijan province. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported that the victim was killed after the Iranian border guards opened ...

Kurdish Security Chief, IICO Review Humanitarian Aid to IDPs in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-14 13:11
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Sunday a delegation from the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO) to discuss the humanitarian aid to the IDPs and refugees sheltered in the Kurdistan Re ...

Iraqi Shiite militias reject U.S. naming of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards as terrorist group

E-Kurd - 2019-04-14 12:52
NAJAF, Iraq,— A group of Iraq’s Shi’ite militia groups said on Saturday that they strongly rejected the designation of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp (IRGC) as a terrorist organization by the United States. The groups, backed and trained by Teh ...

Hashd al-Shaabi Strongly Rejects US' Designation of IRGC as Terrorist Organization

BAS News - 2019-04-13 20:17
ERBIL - Pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi in Iraq has strongly rejected the US' decision of designating Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp (IRGC) as a "terrorist organization". The Shi'ite militias reiterated their backing to the people of Iran and the I ...

Foza Yusif: ISIS is not only our problem

ANF - 2019-04-13 16:05
Kurdish politician Foza Yusif sees the danger of the Islamic terrorist organization ISIS not yet banished. In order to convict the ISIS members who are being held in northern Syria, an international tribunal needs to be set up in the region, she says. ...

Oil prices up with OPEC cuts, supply risks

Waar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK Production cuts from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), in addition to supply risks from Iran, Venezuela and Libya continue to pressure global oil supply and keep oil prices high at Friday’s opening. After closing the pr ...

Who is new head of Sudan’s transitional council?

Waar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK The new head of Sudan’s transitional military council is said not to be affiliated with any political body or organization, according to sources with close links to him. Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Burhan, 60, served in Sudan’s border guar ...

Haftar’s Final Play: Operation Flood of Dignity and the Fight for Tripoli

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-12 23:01
Of the hundreds of militias and armed groups scattered across the country, the Libyan National Army (LNA) has long been perceived as Libya’s only unified military organization. Bound together by a fragile network of tribal and local alliances, the LNA is ...

The U.S. Names the Iranian Revolutionary Guard a Terrorist Organization and Sanctions the International Criminal Court - Lawfare

Lawfareblog - 2019-04-11 06:11

Is Designating IRGC a Terrorist Organization a Right Decision? - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-04-10 21:54

OAS Recognizes Guaido’s Envoy As Venezuelan Ambassador

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 17:36
WAAR_DUHOK The Organization of American States (OAS) said Tuesday it is recognizing opposition leader Juan Guaido’s nominee as Venezuela’s official delegate to the group until new elections are held. Venezuela’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement that ...

3 more communists go on hunger strikes against isolation

ANF - 2019-04-10 15:41
3 more prisoners from the Marxist Leninist Communist Party (MLKP) and MLKP/Communist Women’s Organization (KKO) cases joined the indefinite nonalternating hunger strikes. ...

Kurdish Oppositions Welcome US Designation of IRGC as “Terrorist”

BAS News - 2019-04-10 14:41
ERBIL — Four Iranian Kurdish opposition parties gathered within The Cooperation Center of Iranian Kurdistan’s Political Parties and have welcomed the US’ decision to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization. ...

Nearly 100 Kurdish Immigrants Suffer in Detention in Hungarian Camp

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:46
ERBIL - Nearly 100 Kurdish migrants have been held in detention in a camp in Hungary since last year, Ari Jalal, head of Lutka Organization for IDP and Refugee Affairs, revealed on Tuesday. Talking to BasNews, Jalal pointed out that a total of 97 Kurdish ...

US's Designation of IRGC as "Terrorist Organization" Not Right: Iraqi PM

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:06
ERBIL - The US's decision of designating Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization is not right, Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi said on Tuesday, warning of "negative consequences" for Iraq and the region. The Iraqi premier d ...

Khamenei on US Decision to List IRGC as Terrorist: Vicious Move

BAS News - 2019-04-09 16:50
ERBIL — Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei condemned US’s decision to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “foreign terrorist organization”, saying that the move was “vicious”. “They wish to plot against our Sepah [the Guard c ...

New solidarity initiative in Sweden

ANF - 2019-04-09 12:33
In Söderhamn district in Sweden, a new organization in solidarity with the Kurdish people was formed. ...

Iranian MPs Go to Parliament in IRGC Uniform to Condemn US Decision

BAS News - 2019-04-09 10:52
ERBIL — A group of Iranian lawmakers and the speaker went to the legislative on Monday in Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) uniforms after the US designated the forces as a “foreign terrorist organization”. The lawmakers entered the assembly chan ...

US designates Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps a foreign terrorist organization

Gulan Media - 2019-04-09 09:17

Syria Strongly Decries Washington's Decision Against Iran's IRGC

BAS News - 2019-04-08 22:57
ERBIL - Syria has strongly decried Washington's decision to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a "terrorist organization." Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) cited on Monday an official source at the Syrian Foreign and Expatriates ...

US designates IRGC as terrorist organization, subjecting sanctions violators to criminal prosecution

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-08 21:41

Iran Labels US Military as a "Terrorist Organization": Report

BAS News - 2019-04-08 18:57
ERBIL - Iran has labeled the US military as a "terrorist organization", state media said, adding that Tehran also accused Washington of supporting terrorism. The announcement was made by Iran's Supreme Security Council on Monday shortly after US Presiden ...

US Designates Iran’s IRGC as “Foreign Terrorist Organization”

BAS News - 2019-04-08 17:34
ERBIL — The US announced on Monday that it has designated Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization. “Today, I am formally announcing my Administration’s plan to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) ...

US designates Iran’s IRGC a foreign terrorist organization

Rûdaw - 2019-04-08 16:57
"If you are doing business with the IRGC, you will be bankrolling terrorism" ...

Iran Warns of Reciprocal Action if US Recognizes IRGC as Terrorist Organization

BAS News - 2019-04-07 16:44
ERBIL — Iran has warned of a tit-for-tat measure if the US realises its plan to designate Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, said a top commander. Head of the Guards, Mohammad Ali Jafari, said on Sunday that th ...

US to Designate Iran’s IRGC as “Terrorist Organization”

BAS News - 2019-04-07 11:09
ERBIL — The United States is expected to list Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization, Reuters cited three US officials. The relations between Washington and Tehran have further deteriorated since the fo ...

Faraz Firouzi Mandomi: visiting to the security detention centers in Kurdistan will be a public demand and its legal mechanism will be followed up by parties and human rights organizations

Kurdpa - 2019-04-06 06:20
Kurdpa Agency: So far, no international independent organization has not been authorized to inspect the detention of the intelligence agencies in Sanandaj. ...

The “Blue Chip” and the Little Blue Bird: Change and Continuity in NATO Policy from Nixon to Trump

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-04 19:22
The 25th anniversary of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was not a cheery one. It was held in Brussels, but also occurred under the shadow of Watergate. The Alliance had just been through 1973’s agonizing “Year of Europe,” during which President Ric ...

NATO marks its 70th anniversary

Waar Media - 2019-04-04 11:22
WAAR_DUHOK Founded in Washington on April 4, 1949, with 12 founding members, this Thursday the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is marking 70 years of the alliance, currently boasting 29 members, including longtime pillar Turkey. Headquartered i ...

Iranian Kurdistan: 55 People Killed, Injured by Landmines in 2018

BAS News - 2019-04-04 10:44
ERBIL — Landmines and war remnants killed and injured a total of 55 people across the Iranian Kurdish provinces last year, said Hangaw Organization for Human Rights. Decades after the Iran-Iraq War era (1980-1988), the border areas between the Iranian Ku ...

IS May Reorganize Itself in Iraq, Syria: NATO

BAS News - 2019-04-01 21:11
ERBIL - Although the Islamic State (IS) has lost all its territories in both Iraq and neighboring Syria, the jihadist group could reorganize itself once again, the Secretary-General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), Jens Stoltenberg, stat ...

Kirmanshan: Kurdish Porter Severely Injured by Iranian Forces

BAS News - 2019-03-31 22:19
ERBIL - A Kurdish porter, better known as Kolber, was severely wounded by the Iranian border guards in the province of Kirmanshan. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, the Iranian forces opened fire at a group of Kolbers in the area of Naws ...

Time for organization at the Anna Campbell Academy

ANF - 2019-03-30 15:09
"If we want to be victorious, we must admit to ourselves that our struggle today is a struggle for all or nothing. It is a time of courage and choice. It is the time of coordination and organization. It is thetime for action." ...

Iran Flood Death Toll Rises to 42: Official

BAS News - 2019-03-30 14:01
ERBIL — The death toll from the recent floods across Iran has reached 42, Legal Medicine Organization said on Saturday. Several provinces from north to south were hit by heavy rainfalls last week in Iran. The rainfall caused flash floods which killed 42 ...

UNPO: The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and its partners, submit a joint report to the United Nations (UN) as part of the UN Universal Periodic Review of human rights in Iran

UNPO - 2019-03-29 21:43

Despite “Islamic State” defeat: Hundreds of children will forever be missing

Ezîdî Press Kurdistan - 2019-03-25 01:10
Baghouz. With the final offensive against the terrorist militia “Islamic State” (IS) in Syria hopes were high that thousands of missing Ezidi women and children would be freed. Almost five years ago, the IS terrorist organization kidnapped and enslaved u ...

SDF takes entire Baghouz village under control

ANF - 2019-03-21 16:40
SDF has seized control of Baghouz village, the last enclave of the ISIS terrorist organization in North and East Syria. ...

SDF seized control of Baghouz town, last ISIS enclave

ANF - 2019-03-19 19:04
SDF has achieved domination over the entire Baghouz town with the fall of last positions of ISIS. With the fall of the last ISIS positions, the military presence of the terrorist organization in North and East Syria has ended. ...

Young Kurdish Porter Freezes to Death on Iran Border

BAS News - 2019-03-18 11:17
ERBIL — Another young Kurdish porter lost his life in the cold weather while carrying goods on Iran’s border with Kurdistan Region. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported on Monday that the man was found frozen in the mountainous areas of Sardasht ...

Public opinion statement

SDF Press - 2019-03-17 21:46
Our forces continue their fight against terrorism, the last phase of which started on 9TH January 2019. Our forces have won great victories against terrorist Daesh organization the fighting is now confined to a small area in Al-Bagouz town in the eastern ...

AKP conducts armed election campaign in Baskale

ANF - 2019-03-16 06:46
AKP’s Van Baskale Youth Organization President Sahin Karaman conducts the election campaign in the villages of Van’s Baskale district with weapons on his and his companions’ persons. ...

The outcome of the clashes in the “battle to defeat terrorism” within the past 24 hours

SDF Press - 2019-03-15 21:30
The operations of our forces continue against ISIS terrorist in Al-Bagouz town, yesterday almost 1300 terrorists and their families surrendered to our forces (SDF). Our fighters also launched an attack on the terrorist organization’s sites and gatherings, ...

Canada revokes charity status of organization for alleged support to PKK-linked groups

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-13 19:07

12. March 2019 – Brazil: Human rights organization worried about FUNAI expedition to voluntarily isolated peoples

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-03-13 16:52

Iran Executes Three Kurdish Detainees

BAS News - 2019-03-11 12:04
ERBIL — Iranian authorities carried out the death penalties given to three Kurdish men in Urmiya prison on Monday. Naji Omarzadeh, Hussein Ibrahimi, and Khalil Salehi were all sentenced to death on murder charges, according to Hangaw Organization for Hum ...

Organization in Iraq's Kurdish Region Helps College Graduates Start Businesses

Voanews - 2019-03-11 10:00

China Rejects Turkey's Uighur Criticism While Denying Poet's Death - The Organization for World Peace

Theowp - 2019-03-11 07:49

Germany Will Not List Lebanon’s Hezbollah as “Terrorist”: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-03-09 14:46
ERBIL — Germany has refused to follow UK’s footstep in recognizing the Iranian-ally Hezbollah of Lebanon as a “terrorist organization”, Niels Annen, deputy minister in the Foreign Ministry said. The official told Der Spiegel that Hezbollah is is a releva ...

Michael Cohen sues Trump Organization for millions in legal fees [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-08 19:23

Israel Bars 133 Palestinians From Al-Aqsa in February

Waar Media - 2019-03-05 14:03
WAAR_DUHOK Israeli authorities banned 133 Palestinians from entering Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque in February, according to a report by a Palestinian non-governmental organization. In its latest report, the Jerusalem-based Wadi Hilweh Information Center sa ...

Human Rights Group Calls for Psychological Care for Yezidi Survivors

BAS News - 2019-03-04 17:39
ERBIL - A human rights group has called for psychological rehabilitation for the Yezidi survivors who have been rescued from the Islamic State (IS) captivity, explaining that the civilians are in urgent need of care. Roja Shingal Organization for Human R ...

Lisa Borders steps down as head of Time's Up organization | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-04 16:05

The outcome of the clashes in the “battle to defeat terrorism”

SDF Press - 2019-03-04 14:00
After the evacuation of civilians from Al-Bagouz town, the last enclave where the terrorists of the Daesh organization were holed up, the final campaign to eliminate them began. The battles and clashes continue with all its violence between our fighters a ...

Iranian Border Guards Shoot Kurdish Porter Dead

BAS News - 2019-03-03 10:38
ERBIL — Iranian border guards opened fire at a group of Kurdish porters over the border with Kurdistan Region, killing at least one. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights identified the porter as “Wahid Ahmadi”, 30, father of two. The incident took place ...

Iran Denounces UK’s Decision to List Hezbollah as “Terrorist Organization”

BAS News - 2019-03-02 14:11
ERBIL — The Islamic Republic of Iran condemned on Saturday a previous decision by the UK to list Lebanon’s Hezbollah as a “terrorist organizations”. Late in February, British Home Secretary Sajid Javid said that London lists Hezbollah as a terrorist orga ...

Iran Sentences Kurdish Soldier to 15 Years in Jail

BAS News - 2019-03-01 22:18
ERBIL - An Iranian court has sentenced a Kurdish soldier to 15 years in jail over alleged collaborations with the opposition Kurdish armed groups in the Iranian Kurdistan, a monitoring group reported on Friday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights identi ...

Our forces are liberated 24 fighters from the terrorist “ISIS” organization

SDF Press - 2019-03-01 03:07
The evacuation of civilians from the last enclave, controlled by Da’ash (ISIS) terrorists, continues in the town of Al-Baguoz. In this context, as part of the ethics of our forces and their commitment to the safety of civilians, our forces have decided to ...

25. February 2019 – Sudan: Human rights organization condemns state of emergency in Sudan

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-02-28 23:20

7 of SDF hostages are in their families embrace

SDF Press - 2019-02-28 06:05
SDF over handed 7 hostages of its fighters by ISIS terrorist organization to their families in Raqqa, after it liberated them recently from Al-Baghoz town in Dair Al-Zor. However, the commanding of SDF, In Raqqa, arranged a party, participating families’ ...

Iraqi oil minister says to hold talks with Kurdistan region on oil exporting

E-Kurd - 2019-02-26 16:13
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s Minister of Oil Thamir Abbas Al Ghadhban revealed Monday his Ministry’s intention to engage in a dialogue to resolve the issue of exporting 250,000 barrels of crude oil produced from Kurdistan fields. “Iraq’s State Organization for Marke ...

Oil Prices Down With Trump’s OPEC Criticism

Waar Media - 2019-02-26 15:05
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump took aim at high oil prices and criticized the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) once again. International benchmark Brent crude lost 3 ...

Another Kurdish Citizen Executed in Iran

BAS News - 2019-02-26 11:17
ERBIL — Iranian judicial authorities executed another Kurdish citizen last week in North Khorasan Province, west of Iran. Mojtaba Mirzadeh, 36, was imprisoned since 2016 on murder charges, according to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights. His execution ...

China’s Treatment of Muslims a Defining Moment for the Organization of Islamic Cooperation | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2019-02-26 08:23

Iran Sentences Kurdish Man to Death: Monitor

BAS News - 2019-02-25 18:09
ERBIL - Iran has sentenced a Kurdish young man to death over alleged involvement in an attack on the Iranian Parliament building in 2017, a monitoring group said on Monday. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said that the man identified as Faraidun Zak ...

Britain to ban Lebanon's Hezbollah, class it as terrorism organization

Gulan Media - 2019-02-25 18:01

UK to Designate Lebanon’s Hezbollah as Terrorist Organization

BAS News - 2019-02-25 13:18
ERBIL — The British government said on Monday that it will ban the Hezbollah of Lebanon and enlist it as a terrorist organization. “Hezbollah is continuing in its attempts to destabilise the fragile situation in the Middle East – and we are no longer abl ...

A citizen from Sanandaj was arrested along with a beating by Iranian Intelligence Agency.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-22 00:01
A citizen was arrested along with beatings by Iranian Intelligence Agency. On 20 February 2019 a citizen named “Salman Abedi”from Sanandaj was detained and moved to an unknown location by Iranian Intelligence Agency,Kurdistan Human Right Organization-Rojh ...

Environmental activist was arrested in Sanandaj.

Roji Kurd - 2019-02-22 00:01
On 17 February 2019 a citizen named “Zakaria Naqshbandi”an activist and member of the Kurdistan Green Party, was detained at his workplace and transferred to an unknown location by Iranian Intelligence Agency,Kurdistan Human Right Organization-Rojhelat,re ...

Iran: 17-Year-Old Kurdish Porter Freezes to Death on Border

BAS News - 2019-02-20 15:19
ERBIL — Another Kurdish porter (also known as Kolbar in Kurdish) lost his life after losing his way on the border mountains near Bana, Kurdistan province. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights identified the victim as “Shaho Qaderpour”, 17, from Urmia. Hi ...

SDF overhands many of its liberated fighters to their relatives

SDF Press - 2019-02-18 00:22
Raqqa _ SDF Command over handed many of its liberated fighters during the war of finishing ISIS terrorist organization to their relatives, after it checked their health and safety, this came within the frame of its struggle that it started, and the conven ...

Iraq's Fakih Fayadh Warns of IS Return as a Different Organization

BAS News - 2019-02-17 18:53
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) is attempting to reorganize itself and return in a different shape, the Iraqi National Security Advisor Falih Fayadh said on Sunday. The Iraqi official made the comment to a German magazine on the sidelines of the Munich Se ...

The education in the western countryside of Dair Al-Zor

SDF Press - 2019-02-16 16:16
Dair Al-Zor_ after the suspension of the educational process because of ISIS domination, the education returned to the liberated areas by SDF, in order for the generation that suffered from tragedies by the terrorist organization, to complete studding. Th ...

39 thousand Litter of kerosene is distributed in Ain Issa camp

SDF Press - 2019-02-16 16:16
Blumont organization in coordinating with the ِCamp Administration, on Saturday, started distributing kerosene to the refugees in Ain Issa Camp. (Khudur Al-Shawakh), The supervisor of the distribution process, pointed that 39 thousand L of kerosene will b ...

People Municipality in Til Abyad…getting up and construction within destruction

SDF Press - 2019-02-14 22:06
News Center…since the liberation of Til Abyad from ISIS terrorist organization and the establishment of Democratic Self-Administration, in til Abyad district and its countryside in June 2015, the people municipality in the center of the district, worked o ...

The students of Abi Tammam School in Raqqa…little creators

SDF Press - 2019-02-10 22:20
Raqqa_ The organization of Future Makers, in coordination with Education Committee, In Raqqa, made an activity for Abi Tammam school students, where it included many pictures and play exhibitions performed by students. The activity was attended by Educati ...

Some European Countries Temporarily Halt Immigrants Deportation

BAS News - 2019-02-10 20:31
ERBIL - Some European countries have temporarily halted the deportation of immigrants, a Kurdish official said on Sunday. "Holland, Norway, and Sweden have temporarily stopped deporting immigrants," Ari Jalal, head of Lutka Organization for IDP and Refug ...

Breaking News : Syrian Democratic Forces launching their last battle

SDF Press - 2019-02-09 18:48
The Syrian Democratic Forces launched the last battle to crack down on the terrorist organization (ISIS) in the village of Al-Baguz, (The last bastion, where they were holed up..) . Ten days after the evacuation of more than twenty thousand civilians, and ...

AKP and KDP form new Ottoman gang

ANF - 2019-02-09 13:19
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been saying, “Kurds and the YPG are separate” and “We are protectors for the Kurds as well” and it has since come to light that the reason for these comments is a new gang organization. ...

07. February 2019 – Russian mercenaries in Sudan: Human rights organization accuses Russia of hypocrisy

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-02-08 13:38

98 Child Marriages Registered in Ilam

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-08 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): During the last nine months, 98 child marriages have been registered in Ilam province according to Zahra Hemmati, the Director of Welfare Organization of this province. “98 child marriages under 15 years old have bee ...

SDF Arrests 63 Al-Qaeda Members in Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-07 23:04
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Thursday that it has arrested 63 members of the al-Qaeda organization during the military operations carried out in the northeastern city of Raqqa. According to the information BasNews h ...

Jineolojî Camp held in England

ANF - 2019-02-07 09:31
The camp was 4 days long and topics like Jineolojî, Democratic Confederalism and the status and role of women in this system and in comparison to the actual system in relation to the mentality, organization and practice, were exposed. ...

Kurdish Girl, 11, Forced into Marriage to Settle Father’s Debt: Report

BAS News - 2019-02-06 13:24
ERBIL — An 11-year-old Kurdish girl from Iran has recently been forced to marry an man nearly 40 years older to settle her father’s debt to the old groom, a monitoring group reported. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, the father forced t ...

Exlusive: TBI Involved in Financing Iran’s Suspicious Activities

BAS News - 2019-02-06 09:38
ERBIL — Despite repeated claims by successive governments since 2003 to encounter corruption, Iraq, according to Transparency Organization, is still on the top of the corrupt countries. Many experts link the root cause of corruption to the lack of commit ...

US can’t take on Hashd al-Shaabi: Badr Organization

Rûdaw - 2019-02-05 23:26

Awarding party for the advanced students in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-02-05 20:43
Omer Bin Abdul-Azeez school arranged an awarding party for the advanced students in the first mid-term semester, in Raqqa city, as they faced many obstacles in last years because of ISIS terrorist organization The awarding party in Omer Bin Abdul-Azeez sc ...

Cancer becomes ‘death sentence’ in Yemen: WHO

Waar Media - 2019-02-05 14:10
WAAR_DUHOK Cancer has become a death sentence in war-torn Yemen, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. “Cancer should not be a death sentence, but in Yemen it has become one,” the WHO said in a new report. The report, issued to mark the World C ...

Arresting 3 foreign terrorists in the countryside of Hajin

SDF Press - 2019-02-04 20:52
Our forces are still going on to complete its campaign to finish ISIS terrorist organization in the countryside of Dair Al-Zor, aiming to liberate people from the terrorism. However, the terrorist organization of ISIS attempt to reorganize itself and leak ...

Oil hits 2019 high above $63 on Venezuela sanctions

Waar Media - 2019-02-04 14:13
WAAR_DUHOK Oil hit a two-month high above $63 a barrel on Monday as OPEC-led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions against Venezuela’s petroleum industry offset forecasts of weaker demand and an economic slowdown. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Cou ...

WHO Organizes Food Safety, Quality Assurance Assessment Mission to Iraq

BAS News - 2019-02-03 14:28
BAGHDAD (WHO) — Responding to a request by the Iraqi Ministry of Health and Environment, the World Health Organization (WHO) organized a mission of international experts to visit Iraq and conduct field visits, meetings and a joint workshop on Food Safety ...

Three Child Migrants from Kurdistan Drowned En Route to Europe

BAS News - 2019-02-03 11:22
ERBIL — At least three children from Kurdistan Region died after their boat capsized in the waters between Turkey and Greece, refugee organization confirmed. The young victims were en route with their families to Europe as part of the influx of migrants ...
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