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Thousands of people protest the ongoing racist occupation of West Papua | The Canary

Thecanary - 2019-08-22 00:50

Turkish police block protests over sacking of elected Kurdish mayors

E-Kurd - 2019-08-21 21:33
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Turkish police on Wednesday blocked protests over the government’s sacking of three mayors in the Kurdish southeast accused of having links to Kurdish PKK militants, an AFP correspondent said. At least 200 people attem ...

'I'd hate to let Brexit force me out of where I've chosen to make my life and career' - Irish people in UK revisited ahead of looming no-deal -

Independent - 2019-08-21 19:07

EH Bildu expresses solidarity with HDP

ANF - 2019-08-21 15:39
EH Bildu of the Basque Country expressed solidarity with the HDP and called for an end to the attacks against the elected representatives of the people. ...

Resistance in Amed continues amid police violence and attacks

ANF - 2019-08-21 14:42
HDP MPs held a press statement during the sit-in against the usurpation of municipalities in Amed. HDP MP Leyla Guven said a Kurdish alliance is needed against these policies. Meanwhile, the police detained at least 15 people during the attacks. ...

Police closes off roads against people mobilizing in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-21 12:09
The people of Amed have taken to the streets again on the third day of protests against the usurpation of municipalities. Regime forces closed off all roads leading to the municipality building with barricades and water cannons. ...

KRG urges Turkey, PKK not to let their fight cause harm to people of Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-20 23:15

Police beat people protesting against the AKP in Kadikoy

ANF - 2019-08-20 22:09
Police attacked the demonstration in Kadikoy, Istanbul, against the AKP decision to appoint trustees to three HDP-run municipalities. ...

HRW, EU, Turkish opposition parties condemn Ankara crackdown on HDP

Rûdaw - 2019-08-20 21:15
Some 418 people HDP members were detained on Monday ...

Istanbul police attack demo for HDP municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-20 20:41
Turkish police continue with the brutal attacks against the people taking to the streets to protest the seizure of HDP municipalities. ...

Police attack sit-in protest led by MPs in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-20 16:35
Attacks against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives, who stand up to reclaim their municipalities seized by the AKP regime, continue uninterrupted. ...

Mesopotamia Ecology Movement condemns seizure of municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-20 15:33
Mesopotamia Ecology Movement called upon democratic organizations and people all over Turkey to stand immediately against this civil coup d‘etat and request the cancellation of the dismissal of the co-mayors of Amed, Van and Mardin. ...

People on the streets in Amed despite bans and police violence

ANF - 2019-08-20 14:31
Protests have continued since the metropolitan municipality was usurped on Monday in Amed, and so have the police attacks. Today’s protests were attacked as well, but the people remain on the streets. ...

Two injured as police attack people and MPs in Van

ANF - 2019-08-20 13:48
HDP Ağrı MP Abdullah Koç and a demonstrator got injured during the crackdown. ...

Resistance for municipalities continues in Mardin as well

ANF - 2019-08-20 13:40
The HDP group and people closed the Mardin-Kızıltepe road to traffic. ...

Police attack HDP MPs, people resist aggression in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-20 11:51
Police cordoned off all the roads leading to the municipality in Amed before the press statement set to be made by the HDP. While the people and deputies are attacked, resistance continues. ...

The people policing the internet's most horrific content

BBC - 2019-08-20 01:49
Website content moderators have to see some very disturbing material. How do they cope? ...

Police detained 9 people at Ankara protest

ANF - 2019-08-19 22:32
Police attacked the crowd who was protesting against the seizure by the AKP of Amed, Van and Mardin Municipalities. Nine people were taken into custody. ...

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe: ministry

Reuters - 2019-08-19 18:24
Turkish police have detained 418 people in 29 provinces in an investigation targeting suspects with links to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, the Interior Ministry said on Monday. ...

Police attacked HDP members and MPs in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-08-19 17:41
Amed, Van and Mardin municipalities have been seized by the AKP and the HDP excutives and members who wanted to hold a press conference in Taksim Square to protest the decision were attacked by police. Six people have been taken into custody. ...

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe - ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-19 17:35

Twenty people detained in Erzurum and Bitlis

ANF - 2019-08-19 16:52
20 people were detained following home raids in Erzurum and Bitlis. ...

DTK: Silence is approval, we call on everyone to speak up

ANF - 2019-08-19 16:31
DTK protested the trustee invasion and called on people to demonstrate. ...

Turkey ousts three Kurdish mayors for suspected militant links, launches security operation

Reuters - 2019-08-19 16:10
Turkey on Monday replaced Kurdish mayors with state officials in three cities and detained more than 400 people for suspected militant links, the Interior Ministry said, a move likely to fuel tensions in the mainly Kurdish southeast. ...

Police attack against the people in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-19 14:10
The police attacked the march held by the people of Amed to the Amed Metropolitan Municipality building to protest the usurpation of HDP’s municipalities. ...

DBP: They will see tha tthey can’t stop us

ANF - 2019-08-19 12:53
The DBP said the appointment of new trustees is “another declaration of war against the Kurdish people” and added: “They cannot stop us like this. We will not recognize the trustee.” ...

KDCK-E calls on people to protest today at 6 pm

ANF - 2019-08-19 11:21
The KCDK-E called on Kurds and people to take to the streets this evening in Europe, Canada, Australia and Japan against the seizure of HDP municipalities by the AKP regime. ...

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe -

Bdnews24 - 2019-08-19 10:03

AKP terror: 418 detained in 29 cities in operation targeting HDP

ANF - 2019-08-19 09:58
At least 418 people were taken into custody in 29 cities in the latest wave of operations ordered by the Ankara regime targeting HDP municipalities. ...

Amed co-mayor Mızraklı: What is being seized is the people's will

ANF - 2019-08-19 09:16
Amed Metropolitan Municipality co-mayor Selçuk Mızraklı, whose charge was sized by the AKP - MHP government that appointed a trustee, said: “What has been usurped is the will of the people”. ...

Police operation in Adana: 20 taken into custody

ANF - 2019-08-19 09:16
Turkish police has carried out an operation in Adana. Several house raids have been carried out and at least 20 people have been taken into custody, including some under 18. ...


Yahoo - 2019-08-19 08:55

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe: ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-19 08:29

Political genocide operations in Amed: Several detentions

ANF - 2019-08-19 01:54
Several people, including DBP Central Executive Committee Member Sevim Bicici, have been detained in midnight house raids in Amed. ...

Football derby leads to deadly rioting

BBC - 2019-08-19 00:23
Three people are killed and several hurt in fighting between fans, after a team bus is attacked. ...

Car bomb kills Kurdish police officer in Qamishlo, Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-18 16:36
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A car bomb killed a police officer and wounded two other people Sunday in the main Kurdish city of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in in northeast Syria, police said, the second such attack in just over a month. Kurdish ...

Human shield action against invasion continues in Kobane

ANF - 2019-08-18 13:06
People of North and East Syria continue their protests against Turkish attacks and invasion threats. ...

Operation against HDP in Şırnak: At least 10 detained

ANF - 2019-08-18 12:00
The AKP regime has accelerated its political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives. ...

Turkish occupiers kidnap more people in Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-18 11:00
The occupying Turkish state and its mercenary allies have once again kidnapped dozens of civilians. ...

Suicide attack in Qamishlo wounds two

ANF - 2019-08-18 11:00
Two people were injured in a suicide bomb attack in Qamishlo. ...

Afghanistan suicide bomb at wedding killed 63 wounded 182

ANF - 2019-08-18 09:58
A suicide bomber killed 63 people and wounded 182 in an attack on a packed wedding reception in the Afghan capital on Saturday night. ...

Suicide bomb in Qamishlo wounds two

ANF - 2019-08-18 09:58
Two people were injured in a suicide bomb attack in Qamishlo. ...

Rehabilitation of the first church in Al-Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-08-17 23:45
Al-Raqqa—the ancient churches and mosques are a symbolic image of the city and its people. Building of churches was to equate Muslims and Christians, who are an integral part of the fabric of the city of Al-Raqqa. (The two Martyrs’ Churches, known for the ...

When people's demands are not listened to, violence increases

ANF - 2019-08-17 12:41
Talking about the negative effects of war and violence on society, Social Service Worker Mustafa Altintop said: "When the demands of the society are not accepted, domestic violence escalates." ...

Taha’s Geometry Theory: Dividing Angles and Circle Arcs

The Kurdish Project - 2019-08-17 10:58
In 1981, my oldest son was killed under Saddam’s Arabization of Kirkuk at the age of 12. In the years following, during the Arabization, Saddam killed hundreds of thousands of Barzani, Halapja, and Anfal people. In 1990, my family and I decided to give u ...

Police operations against HDP continue in Mardin and Şırnak

ANF - 2019-08-17 10:58
The number of HDP people detained in Mardin and Şırnak is on the increase following new raids this week. ...

New political police operation in Urfa: 25 taken into custody

ANF - 2019-08-17 10:05
25 people were detained during house raids carried out by police in Urfa within the scope of political genocide operations. ...

122nd in Afghanistan is there to tell the Guard’s story

CENTCOM - 2019-08-16 23:00
Messaging is a key component in winning the hearts and minds of those in the Middle East, as well as ensuring people back home stay informed about what’s happening overseas. On May 30, the 122nd Public Affairs Operations Center of the Washington Army Nati ...

Want to fight radicalization? Start by changing your language, says scholar

Rûdaw - 2019-08-16 17:27
"Our language is reinforcing the very identities we’re trying to help people shed" ...

Atakan Mahîr - “Voice of my heart”

ANF - 2019-08-16 11:34
The Internationalist Commune of Rojava remembers Atakan Mahîr, a commander of the People’s Defense Forces (HPG), who fell a martyr in Dersim countryside on August 11, 2018. ...

18 people injured in traffic accidents in Sulaimaniyah during Eid

Kurdiu - 2019-08-15 23:24

Terrified by ISIS resurgence, Daquq villagers appeal to Baghdad

Rûdaw - 2019-08-15 22:47
"People – young and old – are terrified" ...

People are getting ready to shut down one of the world's largest arms fairs before it even starts | The Canary

Thecanary - 2019-08-15 19:23

“Our resistance will continue in the spirit of August 15”

ANF - 2019-08-15 17:33
People of Qamishlo and Amude have joined the human shield action in Serekaniye and vowed to resist Turkey’s attacks in the spirit of August 15. ...

Human shield action in Kobane on day 30

ANF - 2019-08-15 17:03
People of North and East Syria continue their protests against Turkish attacks and invasion threats. ...

kurdish people Archives · 71 Republic

71republic - 2019-08-15 16:02

Unemployment in Turkey increased

ANF - 2019-08-15 12:31
The youth unemployment, i.e. affecting people aged between 15 and 24, reached to 23.3%, rising 5.5 percentage points on a yearly basis. ...

Two young Maxmur Camp residents released

ANF - 2019-08-15 11:23
Two young people from Maxmur were detained in Hewlêr on 26 July and were released on 12 August. ...

Pentagon: Agreement on safe zone to be implemented in stages

ANF - 2019-08-15 10:34
The agreement aims at creating a buffer between the Turkish border and areas controlled by the Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG). ...

Trump administration official said Statue of Liberty inscription is about "people coming from Europe" [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-08-15 09:35

Youth Camp ended in Switzerland

ANF - 2019-08-15 08:26
Kurdish and international young people from different parts of Europe gathered at a Summer Camp organised in Switzerland. ...

Turkish bombardment starts fire in Zap, South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-08-14 12:43
The Turkish state continues its efforts to destroy nature of Kurdistan as part of its genocidal attacks against the Kurdish people. ...

Girê Spî youth protest against Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-08-14 09:42
Hundreds of people have protested in the North Syrian Girê Spî city against an imminent occupation by the Turkish state. ...

Sheikh Maqsoud People’s Municipality continues service efforts

ANF - 2019-08-13 18:04
The Sheikh Maqsoud People’s Municipality is finishing service projects despite limited resources. ...

Shexmeqsud People’s Municipality continues service efforts

ANF - 2019-08-13 12:16
The Shexmeqsud People’s Municipality is finishing service projects despite limited resources. ...

India floods: More than 140 dead after torrential rain

BBC - 2019-08-13 02:32
Monsoon flooding in India has killed more than 140 people, with hundreds of thousands evacuated. ...

Typhoon Lekima: Buildings collapse in China flooding devastation

BBC - 2019-08-13 01:32
Typhoon Lekima in China has killed dozens of people, with over a million evacuated from Zhejiang province. ...

Turkish Minister continues invasion threats against NE Syria

ANF - 2019-08-12 14:04
The Turkish state can’t tolerate the gains by people of North and East Syria, or the democratic system they built, so they aim to invade the area under the guise of a “safe zone”. ...

Syrian regime advances in Idlib: Dozens dead

ANF - 2019-08-12 12:32
Syrian regime forces took over a strategic town in the Idlib province to the northwest of the country and are advancing towards Khan Shayhun. At least 61 people were killed in Sunday’s clashes. ...

People of Dirbêsiyê and Til Temir against Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-08-12 12:32
People of North and East Syria continue their protests against Turkey’s threats to invade the region. ...

Tanzania tanker explosion victims buried in mass funeral

BBC - 2019-08-12 03:35
Many were trying to recover fuel from an overturned tanker when it exploded and killed 71 people. ...

KCK: We will respond to KNK’s call and our people’s longings

ANF - 2019-08-11 17:22
KCK: We state that we will respond to the KNK's call and our people’s longings and promise that we are prepared to fulfill the requirements of this call. We will be showing this with all our attitudes and practices. ...

Rojava: resistance as the only alternative

ANF - 2019-08-11 14:51
Every day, people in northern Syria are attacked by Turkish border guards. The agriculture in the border area lies idle and schools had to be closed for security reasons. ...

Armenians and Turkmens in Gire Spi: Turkey seeks a new massacre

ANF - 2019-08-11 13:16
Armenian and Turkmen people from Gire Spi said the Turkish state aims to invade Gire Spi and enact a new massacre against the peoples like the Ottoman empire did. The peoples of the region gave a message of resistance against invasion attacks. ...

Services in Serdem Camp in Shehba nearing completion

ANF - 2019-08-11 12:28
At the Serdem camp in Shehba, where displaced people from Afrin live, work on the construction of the sewer system and the roads is nearing completion. This has been possible through the created self-government structures in the camp. ...

Martyrs remembered at the Feast of Sacrifice in Rojava

ANF - 2019-08-11 10:14
On the occasion of the Islamic Feast of Sacrifice, people from northern and eastern Syria are visiting the graves of the martyrs. ...

Tanzania fuel tanker blast: At least 60 killed

BBC - 2019-08-11 01:32
At least 60 people died, many of them trying to recover fuel from the overturned vehicle, police say. ...

India floods: At least 95 killed, hundreds of thousands evacuated

BBC - 2019-08-11 01:17
Hundreds of thousands of people are evacuated amid flooding in southern and western India, reports say. ...

HDP MPs Günay and Paylan to visit Latin America

ANF - 2019-08-10 09:53
HDP representatives will hold meetings and attend conferences in Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, and Chile to inform the people of the situation in Turkey and the work they do in defense of human rights and ethnic minorities in the country. ...

US shootings: El Paso stands defiant in aftermath of tragedy

BBC - 2019-08-10 00:51
Ramon's best friend was among 22 people killed - and he has a very powerful message for the gunman. ...

Cultural festival in Toronto brings Iran's diaspora out in droves

Rûdaw - 2019-08-09 19:33
More than 160,000 people attended the festival in Canada's biggest city ...

Three HDP members jailed in Tatvan

ANF - 2019-08-09 17:06
Political genocide operations of the AKP regime against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue increasingly. ...

Two people jailed in Antep over social media posts

ANF - 2019-08-09 11:39
The Turkish regime’s arrests on the basis of fabricated accusations continue uninterrupted. ...

Three people including a pregnant woman detained in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-09 10:54
Police raided a home and detained three people, including a pregnant woman in Amed (Diyarbakır). ...

Human shield action in Serekaniye against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-08-09 10:00
People of Serekaniye have also started a human shield action against the Turkish state’s threats of invasion. ...

KCK’s Bayik: People of northern Syria must prepare for war

ANF - 2019-08-09 08:53
Cemil Bayik describes the Turkish state with its expansionist character as a basic problem for the Middle East and says: "The Turkish state is a danger not only for the Kurds, but for all." ...

Iraq transfers remains of 48 people missing for decades to Kuwait

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-09 08:06

'Brief radiation spike' after rocket engine blast in northern Russia

BBC - 2019-08-09 03:05
The explosion on a naval test range in Arkhangelsk region kills two people and injures six. ...

A clean-up campaign in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-08-08 20:11
Tabqa – The local administration and municipalities committee in the civil council of Tabqa in cooperation and coordination with the People’s Municipality launched on Wednesday a clean-up campaign that included the entrances to the city. The campaign star ...

Rehabilitation of water pumps in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-08-08 20:11
Tabqa – The water unit in the People’s Municipality in Tabqa continues to provide pure drinking water to the residents of the city and its villages. The maintenance workshops of the People’s Municipality worked on the maintenance and repair of the vertica ...

60 seconds in Deir Ezzour, Syria

The Global Coalition - 2019-08-08 18:02
"That peace and security prevail and people return to their homes..." The people of #DeirEzzour have many hopes for their city. Spend #60SecondsIn the district of Deir Ezzour to hear more Article 60 seconds in Deir Ezzour, Syria Appeared first on The Glo ...

Protest against Yazidi Genocide in London

ANF - 2019-08-08 13:50
Kurdish People’s Council London held a performance to protest ISIS gangs’ attack against Shengal on August 3 and the subsequent massacre. ...

3 detained in Ankara and Kars

ANF - 2019-08-08 12:18
2 people were detained in police raids in Ankara and 1 in Kars. ...

Investing in people: how brands are stepping up to the refugee crisis | Ethical Corporation

Ethicalcorp - 2019-08-08 07:31

More Kurdish Activists Detained in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-08 02:00
Six more people were detained by security forces affiliated with the Intelligence Office following recent arrests of Kurdish activists in Kamyaran this morning. Yesterday, Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) released news of… The post More Kurdish Acti ...

Afghan violence: Taliban bomb kills many amid peace talks with US

BBC - 2019-08-08 00:52
At least 14 people are killed just days after progress was claimed in US-Taliban talks. ...

Many detained as Turkish forces attack HDP people in Hasankeyf

ANF - 2019-08-07 18:42
The HDP group was attacked by Turkish gendarmerie forces when they started a march from the town to Batman city center. ...

Islamic State car bomb kills 5 in Syrian Kurdistan: monitor

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 17:49
AL-QAHTANIYA,— A car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group killed five people, including three children, in a Kurdish town in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria on Wednesday, a war monitor said. The explosive-rigged vehicle detonated in Al ...

60 seconds in Ain Issa, Syria

The Global Coalition - 2019-08-07 17:24
"I want to see peace and stabilisation prevail in this place..." The people of Ain Issa, Syria have many hopes and aspirations for their city and country. Spend #60SecondsIn Ain Issa to find out more Article 60 seconds in Ain Issa, Syria Appeared first o ...

Teachers in Derik protest Turkish attacks and threats

ANF - 2019-08-07 15:03
People of North and East Syria are increasingly protesting the Turkish state’s attacks and threats of invasion against the region. ...
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