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Two Kurds elected to Parliament for the first time in Norway

ANF - 2021-09-14 18:53
In the elections won by the left-wing alliance in Norway, two Kurds were elected to the parliament for the first time. ...

Two Kurds win seats in Norwegian parliament

Rûdaw - 2021-09-14 17:41

Two Kurds elected to Norwegian parliament

Kurdistan24 - 2021-09-14 16:02

Syrian women run for Norwegian Parliament

NPA Syria - 2021-09-14 10:53
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – Syrian women have run in the parliamentary elections held on September 13 in Norway. The candidacy of Syrian women comes in an effort to participate in political life and bring change in one of the most important Scandinavi ...

Climate Science Denial Group to Give Evidence to Parliament on Net Zero Transition

John Bolton - 2021-09-13 23:58
The UK’s main climate science denial group has been invited to give evidence to a parliamentary inquiry into the country’s energy transition and the cost of its net zero policies. John Constable, energy editor at the Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF), wi ...

Kurdish candidates might enter the Norwegian parliament for the first time

ANF - 2021-09-13 16:48
In the elections of Norway, a Kurdish candidate is about to become the country's first Kurdish member of parliament.Seher Aydın, the Red Party's candidate for Oslo, is ambitious.Mani Huseyni of the Workers Party from Rojava is also expected to be elected. ...

Lowering the electoral threshold as a lifebelt for the MHP

ANF - 2021-09-12 17:01
An electoral threshold of ten percent was once introduced in Turkey to prevent Kurdish and left-wing parties from entering parliament. Now the hurdle is to be lowered as a lifeline for the fascist MHP. ...

Petition demands recognition of ISIS genocide by German parliament

ANF - 2021-09-11 17:49
The Office for Yazidi Affairs demands in a petition the recognition of the ISIS genocide by the German parliament. The deadline for signatures is September 23. ...

Former member of Afghan parliament: 'The Taliban would've killed me if they found me'

BBC - 2021-09-11 00:34
Naheed Farid says she left Afghanistan over fears the Taliban could kill her and for the safety of her children. ...

The head of Iraqi Kurdistan parliament’s integrity committee Shirin Amin resigns

E-Kurd - 2021-09-08 00:33
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— The chairwoman of Iraqi Kurdistan parliament’s integrity committee announced her resignation on Tuesday, saying their anti-corruption efforts were being thwarted by members of ruling parties. “Committees are the hear ...

Kurdistan Region PM receives Jordanian parliament speaker

Kurdistan24 - 2021-09-06 13:06

Kurdistan Region President meets with Speaker of Jordan’s Parliament

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2021-09-05 16:53
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, August 5, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received Mr. Abdul Muneim al-Odat, the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Jordanian National Assembly, in Erbil on Sunday. The meeting was attended by Kurdist ...

Council of Europe concerned about Greece's deportation bill

ANF - 2021-09-03 18:43
The Greek Minister of Immigration will submit the draft bill to parliament this Friday to facilitate deportations. ...

France reaffirms support to the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2021-09-03 00:06
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, August 29, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, accompanied by Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, Mr. Masrour Barzani, and Kurdistan Region Speaker of Parliament, Ms. Rewaz Fayeq, received the President of France, Mr. ...

Kurds and their friends protest Turkish invasion in front of European Parliament

ANF - 2021-09-01 16:31
Masses protested against the invasion attacks of the Turkish state in Kurdistan in front of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. ...

France reaffirms support to the Kurdistan Region

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2021-08-30 11:55
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, August 29, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, accompanied by Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, Mr. Masrour Barzani, and Kurdistan Region Speaker of Parliament, Ms. Rewaz Fayeq, received the President of France, Mr. ...

Iran's parliament approves president's cabinet choices

Rûdaw - 2021-08-27 00:42

KCDK-E: Defend Kurdistan against Turkish occupation on September 1

ANF - 2021-08-25 19:34
Under the slogan "Defend Kurdistan against Turkish occupation", a central protest action of the Kurdish association KCDK-E will take place in front of the European Parliament in Brussels on September 1. ...

BJP's OBC Card In Parliament! Will The Opposition Make Caste Census A Weapon? | ABP Ganga | संसद में BJP का OBC कार्ड ! क्या जातिगत जनगणना को विपक्ष बनाएगा हथियार? | ABP Ganga

Abplive - 2021-08-24 00:36

diesel and petrol prices were fixed before monsoon session of parliament - Business News India - मॉनसून सत्र से पहले स्थिर कर दिए गए थे पेट्रोल-डीजल के दाम, अब फिर हर दिन बदलेगा रेट

Livehindustan - 2021-08-16 01:28

Kurds burst into EU parliament to protest Islamic State

Yahoo - 2021-08-14 15:28

Parliament Report Card Lok Sabha Rajya Sabha Productivity Around 20 Percent Master Stroke | Parliament का रिपोर्ट कार्ड- Monsoon Session के दोनों सत्र में हुआ सिर्फ 20% काम | मास्टर स्ट्रोक

Abplive - 2021-08-13 03:54

Iran's Parliament Waiting For Raisi To Submit Ministerial Nominations | Iran International

Iranintl - 2021-08-12 08:30

Racist attacks against Kurds on the agenda of the Parliament

ANF - 2021-08-06 20:40
HDP MP for Amed, Remziye Tosun raised the issue of Kurds being targeted and subjected to racist attacks on the agenda of the Parliament. ...

Kurdistan Region President meets with Speaker of Iran’s Parliament

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2021-08-06 16:42
Tehran, Iran, August 6, 2021 Continuing his visit to Tehran, Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with Mr. Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, the Speaker of Iran’s Islamic Consultative Assembly, the Majlis. At the meeting, attended by Kurdistan Region ...

Tunisia crisis: Democrats, despots and the fight for power

BBC - 2021-08-04 01:30
Tunisia is in turmoil since the president suspended parliament and increased his own power. ...

Opposition MPs left the first session of newly elected parliament in Armenia

Jam News - 2021-08-03 17:15

Kurdish MP opens first parliamentary session in Armenia

ANF - 2021-08-03 15:03
Kurdish politician Kinyas Hasanov has become the oldest member of parliament in Yerevan to open the first session of the Armenian parliament after the summer recess. The 76-year-old called for unity and tolerance. ...

HDP MP Uca brings up destruction of Afrin graves in Turkish parliament

ANF - 2021-07-26 17:32
In a parliamentary question, Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Batman Deputy Feleknas Uca asked Vice President Fuat Oktay about the bodies in a destroyed cemetery in Afrin. ...

Clashes in Tunisia after President Saied’s suspension of parliament

ANF - 2021-07-26 15:57
Clashes broke out after Tunisian President Kais Saied suspended the parliament and dismissed the prime minister Hichem Mechichi. Hundreds of supporters of Saied blocked the supporters of the Islamist Ennahda party from entering the parliament. ...

KNK supports campaign for Hawrami to be official language of education

ANF - 2021-07-25 20:07
For some time now, a campaign has been running in South Kurdistan for the implementation of Hawrami as the language of education. The KNK supports the project initiated by civil society and calls on the regional parliament to answer the demand. ...

Kurdish parliamentarian warns of consequences of US withdrawal from Iraq

NPA Syria - 2021-07-25 19:22
ERBIL, KRG, Iraq (North Press) – The chair of the Relations and Kurdish Diaspora Committee in the Kurdistan Regional Parliament Rebwar Abdullah has warned of what he described as a “disaster” if the US forces withdraw from Iraq. An important and strategic ...

Boris Johnson ‘Missing in Action’ Ahead of COP26 Climate Summit, Say Campaigners

John Bolton - 2021-07-23 17:36
Climate campaigners have called on the UK government to step up its action ahead of the COP26 UN summit set to take place in Glasgow in November, which they say is in “serious jeopardy”. A hundred protesters gathered in Parliament Square this morning to m ...

Catalonia prepares for recognition of North and East Syria

ANF - 2021-07-20 18:01
The autonomous region of Catalonia is preparing to recognize the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria. Government parties and the opposition have presented a draft resolution to this effect to parliament. ...

Pro-Kurdish politician Gergerlioglu regains membership in Turkish parliament - JURIST - News - Legal News & Commentary

Jurist - 2021-07-19 22:34

HDP's Gergerlioğlu returns to parliament after top court ruling - english

Bianet - 2021-07-18 08:09

लोकसभा अध्यक्ष ओम बिड़ला की बेटी अंजलि का सिविल सर्विसेज में चयन, दूसरी लिस्ट में आया नाम - Om Birla Member of Parliament Lok Sabha Daughter Anjali Birla Civil Services Exam selection tstc - AajTak

Aajtak - 2021-07-18 02:21

Deputy Dallemagne: The Belgian government should propose a roadmap for the Yazidis

ANF - 2021-07-17 10:38
Deputy Georges Dallemagne, who led the Belgian Parliament to recognize the Yazidi genocide, asked the government to draw up a roadmap. Dallemagne stated that this decision was the strongest decision taken by Belgium regarding the genocide. ...

Pro-Kurdish HDP’s Gergerlioğlu reinstated as deputy in Turkish parliament | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2021-07-17 02:12

HDP MP Gergerlioğlu returns to parliament: "We resisted and won"

ANF - 2021-07-16 15:37
To promote peace is not a crime, said HDP MP Gergerlioğlu whose seat in the parliament was returned after his release from prison in accordance with the Constitutional Court decision that his rights had been violated by his removal from parliament. ...

Ömer Gergerlioğlu's parliamentary seat will be returned

ANF - 2021-07-16 14:05
The general assembly of the parliament is expected to give his MP status back at 14.00. ...

Belgian parliament recognises Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2021-07-16 10:08
The Belgian parliament unanimously recognized the Islamic State massacre of the Yazidi in 2014 as a genocide. ...

Belgian parliament unanimously recognizes Yazidi genocide

Rûdaw - 2021-07-16 06:32

No evidence against five Duhok activists on trial in Iraqi Kurdistan: MPs

E-Kurd - 2021-07-14 00:25
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— The trial of five Duhok activists was adjourned in an Erbil court on Tuesday after hearing statements from the accused and witnesses, according to parliament members who attended the trial and said there was no proof ...

UK parliament to debate Armenian Genocide recognition - PanARMENIAN.Net

Panarmenian - 2021-07-13 02:44

TURKEY-EUROPEAN UNION EU Parliament condemns repression of Turkish opposition

Asianews - 2021-07-13 01:39

UK Parliament to debate bill on Armenian Genocide recognition in December – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2021-07-13 01:33

The European Parliament condemned the continuing pressure and detention of HDP members

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2021-07-10 17:21
KMMK:The European Parliament, in the recent meeting on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, strongly condemned the continuing pressure and detention of The post The European Parliament condemned the continuing pressure and detention of HDP members appeared first on Kur ...

Yazidis: The whole Europe should recognize the Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2021-07-10 15:48
Yazidi people living in Aleppo demanded the European Parliament, as well as Belgium, to recognize Yazidi genocide and stated that the Turkish state and allied gangs should be brought to account. ...

India Today Conclave South: 'महिला आरक्षण जन्मजात अध‍िकार है, पार्टी लाइन से परे होकर करना चाहिए संघर्ष' - India Today Conclave South 2021 Parliament Women reservation BJP DMK AIADMK Congress tutd - AajTak

Aajtak - 2021-07-10 02:12

New offender protection law passed in parliament of Turkey

ANF - 2021-07-09 16:02
The highly controversial 4th Law Package has been ratified by the parliament in Ankara. Among other things, the package includes a paragraph according to which "strong suspicion" is no longer sufficient for imprisonment for sexual violence. ...

European Parliament condemns repression of pro-Kurdish opposition in Turkey

Kurdistan24 - 2021-07-08 23:49

Nadhim Zahawi, a Kurdish member of the British parliament, recently traveled to Iraq to investigate the crisis for his government

PRI - 2021-07-08 14:36

Council of Ministers approves bill and discusses cooperation with Parliament

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-07-08 13:47
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Wednesday led the Kurdistan Region Council of Ministers’ weekly meeting to... Continue reading ...

Basque senator and EU MEP ask questions about HDP to Madrid government and Brussels

ANF - 2021-07-08 12:32
EH Bildu senator Gorka Elejabarrieta together with a number of other senators asks the Spanish government about the HDP. Nikolaj Villumsen MEP representing the Red-Green Alliance asks the Parliament whether the EU is afraid of Erdogan. ...

Netherlands, Belgium officially recognize Islamic State killing of Yazidis as genocide

E-Kurd - 2021-07-07 10:51
THE HAGUE,— The Dutch Parliament has recognized Islamic State (ISIS) crimes against the Yazidis as genocide, almost seven years after the group attacked northern Iraq in 2014, an NGO advocating for the ethnoreligious minority said on Tuesday. The motion w ...

Dutch Parliament recognises ISIS massacre of Yazidis as genocide

ANF - 2021-07-07 07:50
The Dutch House of Representatives has recognized the massacre carried out by ISIS against the Yazidi community as genocide and a crime against humanity. ...

Dutch parliament formally recognizes Yezidi genocide

Kurdistan24 - 2021-07-07 00:12

“Turkey's authorities must stop crackdown on HDP and other political opponents”

ANF - 2021-07-06 17:08
The European Parliament will wind up the debate with a resolution voted on Thursday, calling on Turkish authorities to put an end to these attacks and to allow all political parties in the country to freely and fully exercise their legitimate activities. ...

Turkish Parliament receives proceedings against 20 MPs including opposition leader - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2021-07-02 16:51

EP to denounce continuous repression of the HDP and opposition in Turkey

ANF - 2021-07-02 12:47
The European Parliament (EP) will hold a session on Tuesday on the crackdown targeting the opposition in Turkey, particularly the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP). ...

Austrian MP sends solidarity message to the HDP

ANF - 2021-07-02 12:20
Ewa Ernst-Dziedzic, a member of the Green Party in the Austrian Parliament, condemned the pressures carried out by the AKP-MHP government against the HDP and issued a message of solidarity. ...

Constitutional Court rules HDP MP Gergerlioğlu’s rights violated

ANF - 2021-07-01 16:26
Gergerlioğlu had his parliamentary mandate withdrawn in mid March due to a final judgement on terror charges. He was sent to Sincan Prison in Ankara on April 2 following a violent police raid on his office in the parliament. ...

Belgian Parliament recognizes Yazidi Genocide

ANF - 2021-07-01 14:01
The Belgian lawmakers also asked the government to “use all domestic and international legal means so that the crime of genocide committed by ISIS in Iraq and Syria does not go unpunished.” ...

Parliament session on abolishing pay cuts ends with no outcome

Rûdaw - 2021-06-30 09:37

Germany bans PKK flag

ANF - 2021-06-25 15:08
The German Parliament has approved a bill to ban the PKK flag following the European Union (EU) summit. ...

Iraqi parliament speaker discusses investment, security on visit to Paris

Rûdaw - 2021-06-25 06:21

Catalan delegation arrives in Syria’s northeast

NPA Syria - 2021-06-22 15:54
A #Catalan delegation including two members of Catalan Parliament and member of the Barcelona Council arrived in northeast #Syria. The post Catalan delegation arrives in Syria’s northeast appeared first on North press agency. ...

Sweden’s parliament topples the government, a historic first

AEI - 2021-06-22 00:00
On this June 21 Swedish parliamentarians and voters are likely to conclude that their country’s decades-old habit of forming ideologically coherent but weak coalitions may no longer be fit for purpose. The post Sweden’s parliament topples the government, ...

International delegation in Iraq condemns Turkish attacks on Kurdistan Region

NPA Syria - 2021-06-21 20:16
The International Delegation for Peace and Freedom condemned Turkish violence within the territory of the #Kurdistan Region of Iraq during its meeting with members of Kurdistan's Parliament. The post International delegation in Iraq condemns Turkish attac ...

Several detained during police attack on rally for Deniz Poyraz in Batman

ANF - 2021-06-19 17:03
In Batman, a public press rally surrounding the murder of Deniz Poyraz was broken up by force. Several people were detained, including the deposed co-mayors. The police also used force against members of parliament. ...

France concerned about Rojava’s future, will do ‘a lot’ to help : parliamentary committee

Justice for Kurds - 2021-06-19 15:03
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — France is concerned about the future of northeast Syria (Rojava) and will “do a lot” to ensure its place in a peaceful Middle East, the head of the French parliament’s foreign affairs committee told a visiting delegation in Paris ...

MP Taşçıer: Closure case against the HDP will remain inconclusive

ANF - 2021-06-17 13:40
“They want to remove a party that received 12 percent of the vote from the parliament. We had managed to enter the parliament independently when we did not stand as a party anyway. We do not have a problem in entering the parliament," said MP Taşçıer. ...

Iraqi Parliament to enact law to protect abandoned newborns

NPA Syria - 2021-06-16 19:56
For years, separate Iraqi regions, including the #Kurdistan Region (KRG), have witnessed incidents of abandonment of newborns each year along roadsides and in trash cans. The post Iraqi Parliament to enact law to protect abandoned newborns appeared first ...

A day in the life of Kurdistan's female parliament speaker - in pictures | The National

Thenationalnews - 2021-06-15 17:32

Stop Kobane case! Write EH Bildu MEP Pernando Barrena and Basque deputy Oihana Etxebarrieta

ANF - 2021-06-15 08:52
We can't leave the Kurds alone. They are fighting against totalitarianism and fanaticism, for a free society, based on social justice, feminism and ecology," write EH Bildu Pernando Barrena, MEP and Oihana Etxebarrieta, Member of the Basque Parliament. ...

Israeli parliament set to end Netanyahu's long rule, swear in new coalition

France24 - 2021-06-14 19:18

Algeria Votes for New Parliament but Activists Plan Boycott | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2021-06-13 00:07

Autonomous Administration delegation discusses the Syrian crisis in France

ANF - 2021-06-10 13:52
A delegation of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria met with French Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee and discussed many issues including the Syrian crisis and the imprisoned ISIS members and their families. ...

Turkish Parliament Votes to Strip Lawmakers’ Immunity - WSJ

WSJ - 2021-06-10 11:10

Parliamentarians visit Metina for investigation amid Turkish operation

ANF - 2021-06-09 19:50
A delegation of members of the Iraqi parliament and the South Kurdistan Regional Parliament has highlighted the destruction caused by the Turkish army's cross-border operation following investigations in the Metina region. ...

North-East Syrian delegation visits France

ANF - 2021-06-09 14:40
The delegation from North-East Syria met with the Foreign Relations Committee of the French Parliament. ...

Syria’s Autonomous Administration delivers speech in French Parliament

NPA Syria - 2021-06-09 14:38
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, a delegation of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (AANES) met with the Head of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the French National Assembly Jean-Louis Bourlanges on an official invitation. ...

Joint Baghdad-Hewler parliament delegation goes to Metina

ANF - 2021-06-08 12:16
A joint delegation from Baghdad and Hewler parliaments moved to the Northern region to investigate the attack in which 5 peshmergas lost their lives in Metina. ...

Kurdistan Communist Party protests against Turkey’s military attacks on KRG

NPA Syria - 2021-06-07 17:30
Members of the #Kurdistan Communist Party demonstrated in front of the Kurdistan Regional Government (#KRG) of #Iraq’s Parliament, condemning Turkish military attacks on the KRG. The post Kurdistan Communist Party protests against Turkey’s military attack ...

Protest in Hewler calls for expulsion of the Turkish state from Kurdistan

ANF - 2021-06-07 15:25
Upon the call of Kurdistan Communist Party, a protest action against Turkish invasion attacks was held in front of the parliament in Hewler, the capital city of Federal Kurdistan Region. ...

KNK delegation visits five parties in the parliament of Kurdistan region

ANF - 2021-06-02 09:01
KNK Hewlêr co-chair Zeynep Murad stressed that the parliament of Kurdistan region should convene to discuss Turkey’s attacks and fulfill its responsibility. ...

KRG submits Tax Reform report to Parliament

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-06-01 00:07

Scourge of cyber extortion threatens Iraqi community

NPA Syria - 2021-05-31 17:07
In 2020, the Iraqi parliament finished his second reading of the cybercrimes bill, without voting on it, as it was faced with objections due to affecting the freedom of expression. #Iraq The post Scourge of cyber extortion threatens Iraqi community appear ...

Former MP in Iraqi parliament criticizes Baghdad for repatriation of ISIS families from Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2021-05-31 06:46

Iraqi Kurdistan government lost control of state-issued guns: interior minister

E-Kurd - 2021-05-26 19:44
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Minister of Interior Rebar Ahmed said during a session of Iraqi Kurdistan parliament on Tuesday that the KRG has lost control of state-issued weapons, admitting that some have been ...

Newsroom Ready: Blanchet to gauge Parliament's support for Quebec language law reform

Yahoo - 2021-05-26 16:58

Armenia welcomes EU parliament report on Turkey - PanARMENIAN.Net

Panarmenian - 2021-05-25 04:03

Iraq owns leverage on Turkey to solve water issue: Iraqi parliamentarian

NPA Syria - 2021-05-23 14:01
ERBIL, Iraq (North Press) – Member of the Agriculture Committee in the Iraqi Parliament warned of the repercussions the current water crisis will create in the country, and called on the government to use economy as a leverage to solve the water crisis wi ...

European Parliament adopts highly critical report on Turkey

Theparliamentmagazine - 2021-05-21 10:56

EU-Turkey relations at 'historic' low point: European Parliament - Egypt Independent

Egyptindependent - 2021-05-21 06:40

European Parliament Calls on Turkey to Recognize the Armenian Genocide, Condemns Role in the Karabakh Conflict • MassisPost

Massispost - 2021-05-20 21:46

Iraqi parliament considering amnesty for certain prisoners

Kurdistan24 - 2021-05-20 15:54

European Parliament calls for terror label on... |

Rûdaw - 2021-05-20 11:38

European Parliament to urge EU to add Turkish far-right group to terror list | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2021-05-20 06:32
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