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Yazd's Ettelaat opposed the Nowruz's vacation of Vali Droudi

Kurdpa - 2019-03-24 03:14
Kurdpa Agency: With a Nowruz's vacation of a Kurdish political prisoner from Kamyaran is opposed. ...

SNC-Lavalin affair: Five quotes that sum up the Trudeau crisis

BBC - 2019-03-24 02:39
The Canadian prime minister has been struggling to contain a political crisis for more than a month. ...

Demirtas calls on people to go to the polls to “teach a lesson”

ANF - 2019-03-23 13:40
"Make sure to go to the ballots and cast your precious votes. After that will come a democratic victory, alongside a rightful political struggle." ...

Prisoner Beçet’s note withheld after her sacrifice action

ANF - 2019-03-23 12:23
It has come to light that political prisoner Ayten Beçet left behind a letter before her sacrifice action in the Gebze prison. ...

Die Linke sent solidarity message to Strasbourg hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-03-23 11:02
Die Linke called for the release of all political prisoners and underlined that thousands of HDP members, democratically elected representatives, councillors, executives are still in jail in Turkey. ...

In Iraqi Kurdistan, journalists are victim of political tension - IFEX

IFEX - 2019-03-23 01:54

French doctor: Concern growing for Strasbourg activists

ANF - 2019-03-22 18:00
The specialist in the medical team said that they cannot do anything political because of their profession but added that, in any case, they will convey the information and demand reiterated by the activists to their superiors. ...

Turkey and Trump's sanctions-based "political economy" - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-03-22 06:18

Journalists in Iraqi Kurdistan are victim of political tension: CPJ

E-Kurd - 2019-03-22 00:39
Committee to Protect Journalists Mission journal: Journalists in Iraqi Kurdistan are under pressure from authorities in the autonomous northern Iraqi region, with news outlets shuttered and critical reporters arrested. With government formation talks und ...

Jim Carrey Puts Trump’s Money Where Michael Cohen’s Mouth Is in Latest Political Cartoon

Yahoo - 2019-03-22 00:02

In Iraqi Kurdistan, journalists are victim of political tension - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2019-03-21 16:07

President Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-21 12:53

Looming Turkish Political Crisis Sees Pound To Lira Exchange Rate Claw Back Losses

Exchangerates - 2019-03-21 08:54

After defeating Islamic State, Syrian Kurds eye political battle - Daily Times

Dailytimes - 2019-03-21 08:20

Amid deepening economic and political crisis, Turkey holds local elections - World Socialist Web Site

WSWS - 2019-03-21 06:15

Kurdish Political Prisoner Exiled to Yazd Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-21 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Kurdish political prisoner, Ghader Mohammad Zadeh who has been in prison for the past 14 years, was summoned to the manager’s office of Orumiyeh Central Prison yesterday and Exiled to Yazd Prison. The exile of this p ...

Rouhani calls on Iran's political factions to end infighting, unite against enemies

Yahoo - 2019-03-21 01:42

Jim Carrey Goes Nuclear on Trump Over North Korea in Latest Political Artwork

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 23:29

Political rivalry bigger threat to Mosul than ISIS

Rûdaw - 2019-03-20 17:59

23 people including politicians detained in Van

ANF - 2019-03-20 10:39
The Turkish regime continues its political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives. ...

When terror is co-opted for political gain

Newsroom - 2019-03-20 07:46

A Kurdish political prisoner was exiled from the prison of Urmia to Yazd Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-20 01:37

Nicaragua: Police Arrest Over 100 as Protesters Call for Release of Political Prisoners | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-03-20 01:17

EU leaders unlikely to grant Brexit delay this week: ITV political editor

Yahoo - 2019-03-19 18:03

HDP MP pepper sprayed in the face by the police

ANF - 2019-03-19 15:14
The police sprayed pepper spray directly to HDP MP Pero Dundar’s face during the protest against political genocide operations. ...

Bashar al-Assad to Visit Iraq: Report

BAS News - 2019-03-19 11:02
ERBIL - President of the Syrian regime Bashar al-Assad is expected to pay a visit to neighboring Iraq in the near future, a report said on Tuesday. Al-Diyar, a Lebanese newspaper close to the regime of Assad, cited Syrian political sources as saying that ...

Lebanon: Hariri-Rifi Rapprochement Paves Way for Political, Electoral Cooperation | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-03-19 10:35

Catalan political prisoner Cuixart sends message to Leyla Güven

ANF - 2019-03-19 09:12
"I’m writing you in order to convey to all the Kurdish prisoners on hunger strike our sincere solidarity and support and to demand their immediate freedom." ...

Scholar Suggests Russia's S-400 Could Spark US-Turkey Political, Military Crises - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-03-19 02:55

Iran should back an independent Kurdistan: political scientist

Rûdaw - 2019-03-18 21:16

Live: Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau addresses political scandal | WPBN

Upnorthlive - 2019-03-18 21:12

KDP, PUK to Resume KRG Establishment Talks on Tuesday

BAS News - 2019-03-18 19:53
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) will meet on Tuesday to resume the talks on the formation of a new cabinet in Erbil. The two major Kurdish parties have already signed two political agreements in the pas ...

A Kurdish political prisoner went on hunger strike in Fshafvyh Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-17 15:26
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish political prisoner from Sarvabad, Sanandaj, has been on hunger strike in protest of his inappropriate condition at the Fshafvyh Prison. ...

Number of prisoners on hunger strike in Van rises to 215

ANF - 2019-03-17 13:02
Names of 67 more political prisoners who joined the indefinite and non-alternating hunger strike in Van High Security Closed Prison on March 1st, have been announced. ...

Turkey: Will Erdogan’s power take hit after losing his biggest political ally? | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-03-16 22:42

Kurdish parties and institutions stress political alliance

ANF - 2019-03-16 15:09
A KNK-Rojava’s committee formed for national unity meetings visited the Clans Council, Kongreya Star, Syrian Kurdish Writers Union and the Cizire Region Yazidi House today and discussed KNK-Rojava’s efforts for a Kurdish political alliance. ...

Ankara Slams US Report on 'Political Prisoners' in Turkey as Biased - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-03-16 08:51

After defeating Islamic State, Syrian Kurds eye political battle

Yahoo - 2019-03-16 07:37

After defeating Islamic State, Syrian Kurds eye political battle - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2019-03-16 02:58

Continued Hunger Strike of Kurdish Political Prisoner at Quarantine of Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-16 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Kurdish political prisoner, Ghader Mohammad Zadeh who has been in prison for the past 14 years, has gone on hunger strike in protest to being transferred to the Safe Ward (formerly known as Quarantine) of Orumiyeh Ce ...

A centrist party of generals could end Netanyahu’s decade-long tenure

Seth Frantzman - 2019-03-16 01:09
I wrote this in late February 2019. By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Israelis awoke on Thursday morning, February 2 with news that three former generals and a populist centrist political leader […] ...

Fearing for relatives in China, Turkey’s Uighurs turn political | Eurasianet

Eurasianet - 2019-03-15 17:33

INTERVIEW-After defeating Islamic State, Syrian Kurds eye political battle | Devdiscourse News

Devdiscourse - 2019-03-14 22:28

Iraqi Kurdistan presidency law should be reactivated, president designated: KDP

E-Kurd - 2019-03-14 19:32
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Barzani’s Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) is determined to reach an agreement with other political factions at the legislative on an amendment to Iraqi Kurdistan presidency law and electing a new president. The KD ...

KDP Keen on Electing Kurdistan President

BAS News - 2019-03-14 14:00
ERBIL — Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) is determined to reach an agreement with other political factions at the legislative on an amendment to the presidency law and electing a new president. The KDP, which emerged victorious in the 2018’s parliamentar ...

Political calculations to predict the end of the Sulaymaniyah airport closure

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-03-14 10:21
Will the airport of Sulaymaniyah, in the Kurdistan Region in Iraq, re-open later this January? The rumours have started. A re-opening would end a fifteen-month air siege imposed on the city by Turkey, and revive the Sulaymaniyah area’s damaged economy. Th ...

After defeating Islamic State, Syrian Kurds eye political battle | Euronews

Euronews - 2019-03-14 02:40

HDP’s Temelli: Turkey is in a deep crisis

ANF - 2019-03-14 00:23
Turkey’s politics is based on the one-man regime. The way to overcome this crisis is local democracy. It is the participation of the public in the administration itself. And Kurds will be leading this political struggle." ...

Barzani: Political Disputes Shouldn't Cause Hatred Among Components of Iraq

BAS News - 2019-03-13 21:56
ERBIL - Political disputes should not result in hatred among the diverse ethnic and religious citizens in Iraq, Kurdish prominent leader and former President of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, said on Wednesday, stressing on further strengthening t ...

PUK Security Forces Raid PKK-Affiliated Office in Sulaymaniyah

BAS News - 2019-03-13 10:05
ERBIL — Security forces in Sulaymaniyah raided on Wednesday the office of Kurdistan Free Society Party (Tevgeri Azadi) in another political crackdown agains the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Previously, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), which is ...

A Kurdish political prisoner has been kept in the ordinary crime section of Urmia Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-03-13 06:16
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish political prisoner from the city of Oshnavieh is in the ordinary punishment of the Central Prison of Urmia. ...

Latest Condition of Zeynab Jalalian at Khoy Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Zeynab Jalalian, a political prisoner sentenced to life imprisonment who is held at Khoy prison, was transferred to dentistry clinic last week after waiting for two months to get her teeth and gum infections treated. ...

After defeating Islamic State, Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan eye political battle

E-Kurd - 2019-03-12 22:21
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan that led the fight against Islamic State are prepping for their next battle: a political struggle to win international recognition for their autonomous region and aid to help it recover ...

After defeating Islamic State, Syrian Kurds eye political battle | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-03-12 18:25

UK lawmakers must make political judgment about PM May's Brexit deal - attorney general [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-12 16:28

The arrest of”Seiran Saidpour”a civil and political activist in Sanandaj.

Roji Kurd - 2019-03-12 00:00
On 8th March 2019 International Women’s Day”Sieran Saidpour” a civil and active activist in the field of women, was arrested by the Iranian Intelligence Agency of Sanandaj,Kurdistan Human Right organization_Rojhelat,reported. On 7th March 2019 “Seiran Sai ...

Yüksekdağ: Defend your rights and future on 31 March

ANF - 2019-03-11 20:04
Yüksekdağ stressed that isolation policies should be stopped immediately and that the political power has lost the ability to govern. ...

9 people detained in Varto

ANF - 2019-03-11 20:04
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people continue. ...

UK PM May likely to change Tuesday's Brexit vote: Sun political editor

Yahoo - 2019-03-11 12:51

Revolutionary Guards commander flexes political muscle | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-03-11 09:28

Talabani: a political survivor and pragmatist

Gulfnews - 2019-03-11 08:27

Global Political Calendar: China and foreign investment in spotlight - CGTN

CGTN - 2019-03-11 07:08

Explaining the Trudeau crisis to a Trump reporter

BBC - 2019-03-11 00:58
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing a political crisis. But would it move the needle in the US? ...

2020 Democrats and rising stars of the left make political pleas at SXSW festival in Austin, Texas [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-03-10 17:20

KDP to Resume Gov’t-Formation Talks after Agreement with PUK, Gorran

BAS News - 2019-03-09 13:46
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) will resume talks on the next cabinet as it has already laid the ground with political agreements. The party, which emerged victorious in the last parliamentary election, recently signed separate agreements wi ...

Sudan To Release All Female Political Detainees

Waar Media - 2019-03-09 09:46
WAAR_DUHOK Sudan’s president late Friday ordered the release of all women detained during the country’s ongoing protests. Addressing a political rally in the capital Khartoum, Omar al-Bashir announced he had instructed the country’s intelligence chief to ...

Iran Revolutionary Guards commander flexes political muscle - Times of India

Indiatimes - 2019-03-09 06:07

Jim Carrey Throws the Book at Manafort Judge in Latest Political Artwork

Yahoo - 2019-03-09 00:31

9 people including politicians detained in Cizre

ANF - 2019-03-08 09:56
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish population continue unabated. ...

Secretary-General of the KIU : Iraq suffers from security and political problems

Kurdiu - 2019-03-07 21:54

Germany’s brazen response to Strasbourg hunger strike activists

ANF - 2019-03-07 16:31
Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Michaelis gave a brazen response to the hunger strikers in Strasbourg and said they won’t be responding to the letters “because the KCDK-E is the political arm of the PKK”. ...

HDP Party Assembly member imprisoned

ANF - 2019-03-07 16:22
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and their elected representatives continue. ...

"The political solution depends on complete termination of ISIS"

ANF - 2019-03-07 14:40
MSD Co-chair Umer pointed out that the termination of ISIS is possible through 3 stages. She stressed that the political solution depends on the complete termination of ISIS and pointed out that the Autonomous Administration is a part of the solution. ...

A Thaw or a Trap? Nicaragua’s Surprise Return to Negotiations

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-07 06:28
Nicaragua has launched a second round of national dialogue to negotiate a way out of the political and economic crisis that erupted last year. Both the opposition and international actors should demand results, but avoid the animosity that contributed to ...

New Case Against Four Political Prisoner at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-07 02:00
Four Kurdish political prisoners in the Orumiyeh Central Prison -Hamid Rahimi, Touraj Ismaili, Kamal Hassan Ramazan and Ahmad Tamouei- were transferred to the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the Revolutionary Court without prior notice, on March 2, 2019 wit ...

Iran, Saudi Arabia, and the Failure of America’s Middle East Policy | Harvard Political Review

Harvardpolitics - 2019-03-07 00:06

The Iranian Kurds: Betrayed by Iran, the U.S., and Almost Everyone Else

E-Kurd - 2019-03-06 15:52
Ofra Bengio | The BESA Center The gloomy situation of the Kurdish minority in Iran is ironic in light of the fact that during the short life (January-December 1946) of the Republic of Mahabad – which gave Kurds their first modern political party, nationa ...

PUK Reaffirms Commitment to Its Political Agreement with KDP

BAS News - 2019-03-06 12:23
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) is committed to all and every point of its recent political agreement with the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), said PUK Deputy Secretary General Kosrat Rasoul. Speaking to reporters on the sideline of Sula ...

Barzani, Pompeo discuss political developments in Iraq in phone call

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-06 09:12

PUK to Finalize Nominee for Parliament Speaker Post This Week

BAS News - 2019-03-06 09:05
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) will make the final decision on one nominee for the position of Kurdistan Region Parliament speaker within 48 hours, an leading member said on Wednesday. According to a political agreement with the Kurdistan ...

Revolutionary Guards commander flexes political muscle | News | WSAU

WSAU - 2019-03-06 06:50

Revolutionary Guards commander flexes political muscle - Business Insider

Businessinsider - 2019-03-05 23:34

Barzani, Pompeo Discuss Politics in Iraq by Phone

BAS News - 2019-03-05 21:09
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former President of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, held a phone call on Tuesday evening for talks on the political affairs in Iraq. According to a statement by Barzani's office, the pair shed light on the lates ...

A New Generation of Activists Circumvents Iraq's Political Paralysis

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-05 20:11
Researching the talks on forming a new Iraqi ruling coalition, our Senior Adviser for Iraq Maria Fantappie finds a country whose youth, women, civil society, officials and even politicians are hungry for bottom-up change to a stalemated, top-down system ...

Prisoner Şeker: On hunger strike until isolation is lifted

ANF - 2019-03-05 18:03
Political prisoner Şevket Şeker who is on hunger strike stated that no vitamins are given to prisoners on hunger strike, especially the important B1. ...

26 people detained in Malazgirt

ANF - 2019-03-05 17:35
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish population continue. ...

Iran sentences prominent Kurdish political activist to 6 years i

Rûdaw - 2019-03-05 12:11

A Political ‘Roller Coaster’ toward Elections in Israel

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-03-05 06:13
Israel's political system is actively preparing for the general elections expected to take place on April 9th, 2019. The campaign for Parliament is underway, and the elections are in nearly all headlines and debates in the media. The Israeli political sys ...

Shaswar Abdulwahid’s arrest exploited for political gain: judge

Rûdaw - 2019-03-05 01:01

Negotiating an Exit from Venezuela’s Bruising Deadlock

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-05 00:34
The month-old struggle over Venezuela’s presidency shows no sign of resolution and risks a dangerous escalation. With this Statement, Crisis Group's Venezuela Campaign shifts into higher gear with an urgent call to negotiate a political transition and me ...

A political agreement between the two parties of power in Kurdistan ends the dispute over the sharin…

Kurdiu - 2019-03-05 00:23

Gorran: KDP-PUK Agreement "a Good Step"

BAS News - 2019-03-04 22:53
ERBIL - The Change Movement (Gorran) has welcomed Monday's political agreement between the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) to expedite the next government establishment, considering it "a good step." "The Change Mo ...

KDP and PUK Ink Political Agreement on New Government

BAS News - 2019-03-04 15:33
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) officially signed a political agreement on Monday to expedite the formation of the new government. The agreement, was signed by KDP Vice President Nechirvan Barzani and P ...

KDP and PUK Reach Political Agreement on New Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-03-04 13:45
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) reached a political agreement during a meeting on Monday to finalize the formation of a new government. The parties are expected to officially ink the agreement later the ...

Prisoners on hunger strike in Bandirma attacked

ANF - 2019-03-04 12:17
Political prisoners on hunger strikes in the Bandirma Type T Closed Prison No.1 were attacked by the prison guards. ...

Despite female parliament speaker, experts say political equality still an issue in Kurdistan Region

Gulan Media - 2019-03-03 20:12

Despite female parliament speaker, experts say political equality still an issue in Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-03 17:50

Leaders of Kurdistan’s KDP, PUK meet to resolve political disagreements

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-03 11:36

Barzani, Kosrat Rasoul Meet to Help Resumption of Gov’t-Formation Talks

BAS News - 2019-03-03 11:20
ERBIL — President of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, and Deputy Secretary General of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), Kosrat Rasoul, met on Sunday to discuss the parties’ political disputes and the formation of next cabinet in Ku ...

Arrest Warrant Issued for New Generation Movement Leader

BAS News - 2019-03-03 11:20
ERBIL — A court in Sulaymaniyah issued on Sunday an arrest warrant for Shaswar Abdul Wahid, the leader of New Generation Movement. According to reports by NRT, the mouthpiece of the political party, the warrant is issued based on article 229, which is re ...
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