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Supreme Court of Appeal approves sentences in KCK Main Case

ANF - 2019-09-18 13:47
The prison sentences given to two Kurdish politicians in the so-called ‘KCK Main Case’ have been approved. ...

Is Spain heading for a fourth election in four years?

ANF - 2019-09-18 09:31
The deadline is next Monday, but today most politicians and sources on all sides cast doubts on the possibility of breaking the deadlock which has paralysed the Spanish state for the past five months. ...

HDP-DTK delegation visits PUK in Sulaymaniyah

ANF - 2019-09-10 13:45
Politicians from the HDP and DTK met PUK officials in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

MSD workshop in Berlin ended with proposals for a new Syria

ANF - 2019-09-09 09:33
Party representatives and politicians came together in Berlin organised by the Syrian Democratic Council (MSD). The participants said that the workshops were important. ...

HDP delegation meets with Barzani in Hewler

ANF - 2019-09-07 15:03
Politicians from the HDP met with Massoud Barzani in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Turkish police batter, detain HDP politicians protesting against dismissed mayors | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-09-06 02:33

Kurdish politicians in Mardin remain in jail

ANF - 2019-09-05 14:38
Court ordered continuation of detention for jailed Kurdish politicians who include sick prisoner Bayram Demirhan. ...

Conference in Berlin on peace and democracy in Turkey

ANF - 2019-09-02 10:05
Different ethnic groups and artists, academics and politicians from Turkey will organize a conference in Berlin. The conference on 21 and 22 September, was presented at a press conference. ...

Three politicians detained in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-28 13:25
Political genocide against the Kurdish people and politicians continues increasingly. ...

Protest for HDP municipalities continues in Mardin on day 9

ANF - 2019-08-27 16:16
People and politicians of Mardin, Amed and Van reclaim their municipalities. ...

Kurdish politician Selim Sadak detained in Amed

ANF - 2019-08-26 17:36
The AKP regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish people and politicians continue increasingly. ...

Turkish German politicians criticize government-appointed trustees replacing elected mayors - The London Post

Thelondonpost - 2019-08-21 21:28

German politicians criticise AKP's appointment of trustees

ANF - 2019-08-21 12:38
German politicians have reacted to the decision by the AKP regime to appoint trustees to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Mardin and Van. ...

'Jihadi Jack,' Man Accused of Joining ISIS, Stripped of British Citizenship, Hopes Canada Will Save Him

Newsweek - 2019-08-21 06:29
Canadian politicians might not be able to save "Jihadi Jack" from a Kurdish prison, where he has been held for two and a half years. ...

Hamburg artists and politicians protest seizure of municipalities

ANF - 2019-08-20 19:40
Politicians and artists living in Hamburg have strongly condemned the decision by the Turkish government to appoint trustees to the HDP-run municipalities of Amed, Van and Mardin. ...

Far-right violence: Berlin residents 'targeted by neo-Nazis'

BBC - 2019-08-08 03:01
Since the refugee crisis in 2016, politicians and local residents in Berlin have reported an increase in threats. ...

How Iraqi Kurdistan intelligence agencies damaged Dr. Farhad Pirbal’s brain

E-Kurd - 2019-08-01 18:20
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Farhad Pirbal is an author and intellectual of Kurdish literature. He is well known for his criticism of the Iraqi Kurdish regional government (KRG) particularly against politicians of Barzani and Talabani families. ...

Are Catholic politicians in Washington doing more harm than good? [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-29 02:08

SETA targets Swiss politicians

ANF - 2019-07-26 15:37
Acting like a spy network for the AKP regime, SETA targeted several Swiss politicians including UN Human Rights Council Advisory Board Member Jean Ziegler. ...

The device that allows the MIT to surveil Kurdish politicians

ANF - 2019-07-22 17:47
Turkish state’s intelligence and police services have been surveilling Kurdish Political Movement members with a device that has an inbuilt memory card and GPS. ...

HRW blames 'shortsighted politicians' for Basra water woes

Gulan Media - 2019-07-22 17:24

HRW blames 'shortsighted politicians' for Basra water woes

Rûdaw - 2019-07-22 14:22
“Basra will continue to face acute water shortages and pollution ... if the government doesn't invest now ...

Prison sentences for Tuncel and Kışanak overturned

ANF - 2019-07-19 16:52
Up to 30-year prison sentences issued for Kurdish politicians Gültan Kışanak and Sebahat Tuncel have been overturned. ...

Prison sentences for Tuncel and Kışanak reversed

ANF - 2019-07-19 16:42
Up to 30-year prison sentences issued for Kurdish politicians Gültan Kışanak and Sebahat Tuncel have been reversed. ...

Kismayo attack: Several dead as gunmen storm Somali hotel

BBC - 2019-07-13 00:01
The attack happened as regional politicians discussed elections in the southern port of Kismayo. ...

More Kurdish politicians sentenced to years-long imprisonment in Turkey

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-09 17:09

Final Declaration of the International Forum on ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-09 11:14
The Rojava Center for Strategic Studies (NRLS) invited more than 200 people, including politicians, researchers and representatives of civil society institutions from multiple countries. ...

Bashur intellectuals and politicians: Turkey is replacing ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 20:52
Intellectuals and politicians from Southern Kurdistan attending the ISIS forum organized by the NRLS said ISIS has been defeated but the Turkish state is now taking its place with the same goals in mind. ...

Southern intellectuals and politicians: Turkey is replacing ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 13:52
Intellectuals and politicians from Southern Kurdistan attending the ISIS forum organized by the NRLS said ISIS has been defeated but the Turkish state is now taking its place with the same goals in mind. ...

Protest against repression of Kurds in Paris

ANF - 2019-07-07 11:35
A demonstration was held in Rue La Fayette, in Paris, where three Kurdish women politicians, Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan and Leyla Saylemez were murdered on January 2013. ...

Kurdish politicians beaten by police in Turkey’s east - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-07-06 09:52

Intellectuals in Bashur launch petition against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-06-26 17:26
Writers, politicians, journalists and intellectuals launched a petition against the Turkish state’s invasion attacks against South Kurdistan. The signatures will be submitted to the Iraq and KRG Parliaments, the UN and human rights organizations. ...

Restoring Calm in Ethiopia after High-profile Assassinations

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-25 21:29
The shocking murders of five high-ranking officials have exposed the gravity of Ethiopia’s crisis. To mitigate risks, politicians should refrain from doing or saying anything provocative, while the federal government and ruling elites take urgent steps t ...

Politicians share messages as voting continues in Istanbul rerun election | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-23 15:43

Sadr calls the government to prevent politicians from pilgrimage

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK Sadr’s leader Moqtada al-Sadr issued ten directives on the occasion of the upcoming pilgrimage on Friday, June 21, 2019, including the government’s call to prevent politicians from going on pilgrimage this year. “The government should: Prevent ...

European Court of Human Rights found Turkey guilty in KCK case

ANF - 2019-06-20 12:21
The case referred to the arrest en masse of hundreds of elected politicians, activists, human rights defenders in 2009. ...

Averting Violence in Zanzibar’s Knife-edge Election

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-07 18:14
Next year’s elections in Zanzibar, the semi-autonomous Tanzanian archipelago, will be hard fought. With the ruling party changing the rules in its favour, they could turn violent. The islands’ politicians should urgently meet to discuss levelling the pla ...

Pope calls on politicians not to 'sow hate'

Gulan Media - 2019-06-03 06:03

Nechirvan Barzani elected president of Iraqi Kurdistan

The New Mail - 2019-05-29 01:13
Iraqi Kurdish politicians on Tuesday elected Nechirvan Barzani as president of the Kurdistan Regional Government. Mr Barzani received 68 votes out of a possible 111 votes in the Kurdish parliament.… The post Nechirvan Barzani elected president of Iraqi K ...

Two Kurdish Women Enter EU Parliament

BAS News - 2019-05-27 16:04
ERBIL — Two Kurdish politicians have won the European parliamentary race and they will join the prestigious legislative soon. Ozlem Alev Demiral, 35, is originally from Malatya, in the Kurdish part of Turkey, and she lives in Germany since she was five. ...

5th hearing held in Stuttgart for Kurdish politicians

ANF - 2019-05-25 15:00
The fifth hearing for the case against 5 Kurdish politicians was held in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

Hunger striker Aydemir continues his fast in Rome

ANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
Among the latest visitors was the deputy President of the Lazio Region Massimiliano Smeriglio, as well as other local politicians. ...

Iran supreme leader criticizes politicians amid US tensions

Gulan Media - 2019-05-23 14:19

Cyprus politicians are all the same (web) – Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-05-22 02:55

India election 2019: The looming water crisis politicians ignore

BBC - 2019-05-21 01:46
Political parties in India promise water for everyone - but that could be a tough challenge ...

4th hearing for Kurdish politicians in Stuttgart

ANF - 2019-05-17 15:43
The fourth hearing for the case against four Kurdish politicians was held in Stuttgart, Germany. The politicians continue to be subjected to undignified practices as they are brought to the courtroom. ...

How politicians in Iraq use constitutional, legal rules to compete for influence, authority, and power

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-11 17:44

HDP continues diplomatic talks in Berlin

ANF - 2019-05-08 18:41
The HDP is holding talks with politicians in Berlin. Faruk Doru, European representative of the HDP, demands that Germany put pressure on Turkey on the basis of the Council of Europe's decision to lift Ocalan's isolation. ...

HDP MP Temel: You can’t run from the conscientious responsibility

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
"No government or opposition can stand against a body wasting away. Intellectuals, artists and politicians can’t run from the conscientious responsibility.” ...

Tuncel and Irmak: Resistance will prevail

ANF - 2019-04-20 14:13
Kurdish politicians on hunger strike Sebahat Tuncel and Selma Irmak said: “The resistance will prevail. Breaking the isolation will be the beginning of a new process.” ...

Strasbourg resistance on day 124

ANF - 2019-04-19 12:56
14 Kurdish politicians, activists and journalists continue their resistance in Strasbourg, France on day 124 protesting the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

Trial of Kurdish politicians started in Germany

ANF - 2019-04-17 15:18
The trial of 7 Kurdish politicians started in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

HDP, HDK, DTK and DBP executives visited Leyla Güven

ANF - 2019-04-16 21:27
A delegation of politicians have paid a solidarity visit to Leyla Güven. ...

After ISIS war, Iraq seeks to reclaim status in Arab world

Rûdaw - 2019-04-15 23:07
Iraqi politicians “need to put country before sect and act as statesmen” ...

Politicians are missing their chance to turn Shamima Begum into a poster girl for the strength of British values

Telegraph - 2019-04-15 21:50

EUTCC: Europe should take action against the isolation

ANF - 2019-04-15 13:54
EUTCC Chairperson Kariane Westrheim visited the hunger strikers who have been on a hunger strike in Strasbourg for 120 days and called on European institutions and politicians to take action against the isolation. ...

Ex-European officials decry Trump’s Palestine policy

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK A letter by former European politicians condemned the U.S. President Donald Trump’s one-sided policy in Israel-Palestine conflict. Signed by two former NATO secretary-generals, six former prime ministers, and 25 former ministers, the letter ca ...

Rojava rights groups condemn arrests of Kurdish politicians in Afrin

Gulan Media - 2019-04-04 21:52

Rojava rights groups condemn arrests of Kurdish politicians in A

Rûdaw - 2019-04-04 18:58

Basra politicians call for independence from Baghdad - The National

Thenational - 2019-04-03 19:15

Dynastic politics of Barzani family is a threat to democracy in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-31 06:01
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) has nominated dynastic politicians of Barzani family for one more time in raw to grab the power and hold the most important posts in KRG government in Iraq. Nechirvan Barzani haven be ...

Turkey: Over 60 Kurdish Politicians Arrested Hours Before the Elections

BAS News - 2019-03-31 00:25
ERBIL - Turkish authorities arrested over 60 Kurdish politicians, including candidates for the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP), on Saturday in Istanbul and other provinces for unclear concerns, only hours before the elections are kicked off. ...

Turkey arrests over 60 Kurdish politicians on eve of elections

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-30 17:34

UN Strengthens Peacekeeping Despite U.S. Scepticism

International Crisis Group - 2019-03-29 16:49
This Friday, the UN hosts the 2019 Peacekeeping Ministerial Conference, an opportunity for politicians and diplomats to fill gaps in blue helmet missions. In thisA, Crisis Group’s UN Director Richard Gowan previews the agenda. ...

Swedish politicians: This Sunday, challenge the AKP!

ANF - 2019-03-29 14:05
Swedish social democratic politicians pointed to the oppressive and unlawful AKP practices and called on the voters to “challenge the AKP” on this Sunday’s elections. ...

Kurdish politicians urge protesters to quit hunger strike in Turkey

Al Monitor - 2019-03-27 20:03

Turkey Detained Over 100, Including Pro-Kurdish Politicians, Journalists

Theglobepost - 2019-03-25 08:42

"Equal opportunities must be guaranteed for the HDP in elections"

ANF - 2019-03-22 09:19
Three Swedish politicians stressed the need for Turkey to ensure equal opportunities and rights to the HDP and opposition parties in local elections scheduled for 31 March. ...

Iran leader dismisses Europe trade mechanism as 'bitter joke'

Rûdaw - 2019-03-22 06:02
Western politicians are 'savages,' said Khamenei in Newroz address ...

Turkey denies entry to 2 French politicians - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-03-20 21:24

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. ...

Why corrupt Kurdish politicians don’t land in jail in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-20 09:40
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The famous saying of Dr Thomas Fuller “Be you ever so high, the law is above you” remains one of those brilliant and historical saying which will continue to echo through legal history for as long as the rule of law ...

After years of Brexit make-believe, reality is finally closing in on our politicians

Telegraph - 2019-03-17 17:19

Journalists becoming increasingly targeted and demonised by politicians – Pelin Ünker - The Malta Independent

Independent - 2019-03-17 13:21

Brexit promises haunt politicians as Britain faces crunch week - CNN

CNN - 2019-03-16 22:42

Infamous Brexit promises haunt politicians as Britain faces crunch week - WKBT

News8000 - 2019-03-14 06:23

Infamous Brexit promises haunt politicians as Britain faces crunch week - KXLH.com

KXLH - 2019-03-11 07:08

French politicians sent solidarity message to Leyla Güven

ANF - 2019-03-09 15:22
French politicians sent a message of solidarity to Leyla Güven to mark 8 March, International Working Women’s Day. ...

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. ...

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 ...

Hunger strikers’ families visit German Consulate in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-03-04 14:39
Families of politicians on an indefinite non-alternating hunger strike against the Imrali isolation visited the German Consulate to urge Europe to action. ...

Kanter On Missing The Game In Toronto, Feeling 'Homeless,' Meeting Politicians and Death Threats | Portland Trail Blazers

NBA - 2019-03-04 09:56

Sunni, Shiite politicians dispute whether ISIS is defeated in Iraq and sectarianism

Rûdaw - 2019-03-01 23:21
“We have to accept that the ISIS entity has finished in Iraq. ...

Taz reports on hunger strike in Strasbourg

ANF - 2019-02-27 12:13
Daily German newspaper Taz reported extensively on the hunger strike by 14 Kurdish politicians and activists in Strasbourg, France on its 73rd day. ...

German politicians visited hunger strikers in Kassel

ANF - 2019-02-25 22:48
Two Kurdish activists are on hunger strike in Kassel, Germany for 28 days. ...

EU Politicians Break Into Air Base Holding American Nuclear Bombs to Protest Weapons Stockpiling

Newsweek - 2019-02-24 03:21

KDP and PUK politicians are corrupt and dishonest in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-02-23 11:00
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net People get into politics for all sorts of reasons. Some do it because there is a specific issue such as poverty, unemployment, poor healthcare system, human right abuse, lack of the rule of law which they care about, ...

German ISIS members in YPG custody in limbo

ANF - 2019-02-20 14:15
Following the call US President Donald Trump made, the discussion on the future of German citizen ISIS members in YPG custody has heated up. Some politicians demand the ISIS members be stripped of their citizenship. ...

Politicians and celebrities pay tribute to fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld

Gulan Media - 2019-02-20 01:09

Shiite commanders, politicians warn Iraqis against dealing with ‘Zionists’

Rûdaw - 2019-02-18 21:29
Amiri, Khazali, and Muhandis signed the joint decree ...

12. February 2019 – Proceedings against Catalan politicians in Madrid (February 12)

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-02-18 07:50

Democratic strategist on Virginia politicians: 'Own up to your mistakes, step down' [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-02-10 20:47

Basel-Strasbourg long march kicked off

ANF - 2019-02-09 15:48
Over 100 people, including politicians, representatives and artists, started the 8-day long march from Basel to Strasbourg. ...

Turkey prosecutor seeks arrest of 16 pro-Kurd politicians before elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-08 10:01

Why are there no comic books about Kurdish politicians? | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-03 11:27

Turkey jails Kurdish politicians over alleged terror links | News | DW | 02.02.2019

DW - 2019-02-02 14:41

Turkey condemns two top female Kurdish politicians to 14, 15 years in jail

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-02 11:18

Swedish FM: Elected representatives should be in the parliament

ANF - 2019-01-31 12:48
Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström said elected politicians should be allowed to fulfill their democratic duties in the parliament. ...

German far-right AfD politicians travel to Syria in effort to send back refugees | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 06.03.2018

DW - 2019-01-31 01:40

Turkish police detain a dozen pro-Kurdish female politicians in Southeast | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-30 19:51

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