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Dapo Olorunyomi, Nigeria - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-07-13 16:57

Kurdish Iraqi security forces arrest freelance photojournalist Qaraman Shukri at his home in northwestern Kurdistan - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-07-08 22:57

Dozens of Christian villages in Southern Kurdistan depopulated

ANF - 2020-07-06 15:37
The European Syriac Union points out that more than thirty Christian villages have been depopulated during the Turkish invasion in Southern Kurdistan. The Union calls for urgent action to protect the population. ...

Policies needed to protect natural 'water towers' - BBC News

BBC - 2020-07-04 02:14

Coronavirus: How to protect artists in the explosion of virtual content

Pressinsiderdaily - 2020-06-30 02:38

Iraqi security forces harass 3 journalists in Kirkuk; Kurdish Iraqi police detain 1 over defamation lawsuit in Erbil - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-06-29 21:17

Pandemic or not, immigration bans are bad for America

AEI - 2020-06-27 00:03
Making it harder for highly-skilled people to come to America doesn’t just hurt Silicon Valley. It’s bad for all of us. This visa freeze won’t protect American jobs, and the ban will have secondary effects that perhaps the White House has not considered. ...

KDP deploys 3,000 peshmergas to protect Turkish bases

ANF - 2020-06-26 16:48
The ruling KDP (Kurdistan Democratic Party) has deployed 3,000 peshmergas to prevent uprising and protect Turkish bases. ...

VOA News: Can US Help Achieve Unity for Syrian Kurds?

Justice for Kurds - 2020-06-26 08:08
WASHINGTON – Supported by the United States, Syrian Kurdish groups last week announced the first step toward uniting efforts to run the northeastern part of Syria. Since 2012, the Kurdish-majority region has largely been controlled by the People’s Protect ...

Beyoncé's mother urges Congress to protect Black, Brown voters during pandemic - WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather | Indiana Traffic

Wishtv - 2020-06-26 06:07

Early childhood vaccinations might protect children from COVID-19 | EurekAlert! Science News

Eurekalert - 2020-06-25 19:38

ILO warns of COVID-19 migrant ‘crisis within a crisis’

ANF - 2020-06-24 17:53
Policies need to be put in place to protect stranded migrant workers and to ensure the reintegration of those who return to their home countries, says the International Labour Organization. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan attorney general calls for closure of NRT broadcaster - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-06-22 21:53

South Africa’s battle to protect women against violence

BBC - 2020-06-19 01:24
Coronavirus has worsened the growing crisis of gender-based violence in the country. ...

Diyala community police help protect their communities in the face of COVID-19

The Global Coalition - 2020-06-17 22:44
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, community police in Iraq’s Diyala province have helped implement security measures dictated by the Crisis Cell Article Diyala community police help protect their communities in the face of COVID-19 Appeared fi ...

Rojava women take up arms to protect crops from... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-06-17 18:41

Kurdish women volunteer to protect crops from ISIL | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2020-06-16 14:22

700 women defend agricultural lands in the Cizire region

ANF - 2020-06-12 18:52
In the Cizire region of northeastern Syria, 700 women from the autonomously organized women's structures of the Social Defense Forces are involved in patrols to protect against arson. ...

Turkish police arrest 2 journalists in espionage investigation - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-06-11 18:11

International groups call on Trump to speak up for press freedom - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-06-11 09:35

Russia, China Build Case At U.N. To Protect Iran From U.S. Sanctions Threat

Gulan Media - 2020-06-10 18:26

Features & Analysis Archives - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-06-10 07:07

U.S. forces preparing to find a way to protect Syrian oil fields

KVOA - 2020-06-06 07:22

Is the Internet Archive an internet pirate?

AEI - 2020-06-05 00:04
The Internet Archive had good intentions when it expanded a free online library of books in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. But those intentions may not protect it from a copyright infringement lawsuit. The post Is the Internet Archive an internet p ...

Kurdish leader says Trump promised he would protect the Kurds | Euronews

Euronews - 2020-06-04 09:04

Madison’s design can survive riots

AEI - 2020-06-03 01:02
No one federal branch can be all-powerful, and the states, communities, and individuals have important roles. We must consider how each of these spheres can best protect every citizen’s unalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. The ...

Guards protect the fields from the fires provoked by Turkey

ANF - 2020-06-02 12:39
Some 45,000 people are guarding the fields in northern Syria day and night in an attempt to counter the Turkish occupation forces and their mercenaries who are constantly setting the land on fire. ...

12 hours ago US should ‘empower’ the Kurds in Baghdad to protect its interests: analyst

Rûdaw - 2020-06-01 02:53

Prime Minister Masrour Barzani warns against worsening virus pandemic, calls for more guidance compliance

KRG-Spain - 2020-05-30 00:07
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani in a statement on Friday called on the public to continue complying with official health guidelines in order to protect themselves from the ongoing threat of the coronavirus pandemic ...

Human rights groups urge UN to protect Afrin... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-05-29 23:07

HDP: Conditions are worsening in Turkey's prisons

ANF - 2020-05-27 16:07
HDP called on international institutions and authorities to closely monitor prisons in Turkey and mobilize the mechanisms and resources at their disposal to protect the rights and health of prisoners in Turkey and beyond. ...

Protect The Oil: Trump’s Top Priority In The Middle East | OilPrice.com

Oilprice - 2020-05-27 03:12

PM Masrour Barzani speech on the current financial situation

KRG-Spain - 2020-05-27 00:03
My fellow citizens, On the occasion of our Ramadan feast, I extend my warmest wishes to you all. At this time, I call upon you to continue to comply with our health guidelines in order to protect yourselves and your loved ones from the coronavirus pandemi ...

TJA activists launch campaign for political prisoners

ANF - 2020-05-21 13:59
"We 'outside' should defend our insurgent sisters 'inside', together with the opposition, revolutionary and political prisoners in this process, and protect their lives. We call on everyone to join the campaign to release the political prisoners." ...

Protesters storm Baghdad office of Saudi broadcaster MBC - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-19 18:12

Security forces in Iraqi Kurdistan detain 8 journalists in Duhok covering protest; charge 4 - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-18 23:51

Journalists in Iraqi Kurdistan tell CPJ of obstruction and opportunities covering COVID-19 - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-18 18:36

Teachers in Sheikh Maqsoud vow to protect the Kurdish language

ANF - 2020-05-15 10:53
Kurdish language teachers in Sheihk Maqsoud, Aleppo celebrate May 15. ...

"The government seeks to protect not women, but perpetrators"

ANF - 2020-05-14 18:37
The HDP's spokeswoman on women's policy, Ayşe Acar Başaran, points out the anti-women dimension of Turkish government policy. ...

Turkey charges 7 journalists over coverage of intelligence agent’s death - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-14 13:23

Grup Yorum calls on people to protect Ibrahim's grave

ANF - 2020-05-12 12:05
Grup Yorum issued a call inviting people to go to Gökçek's grave, after the "immoral and inhumane treatment" of the bass player's remains. ...

Regional authorities in northeast Syria suspend Rudaw TV reporter’s credentials for 2 months - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-11 16:46

Call for the EU to Protect Displaced People During the COVID-19 Crisis - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-05-11 02:24

Turkey indicts 20 Saudi nationals over Jamal Khashoggi killing - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-10 11:41

U.S. launches new mission in Syria to protect oil fields after al-Baghdadi’s death - National | Globalnews.ca

Globalnews - 2020-05-09 21:27

CPJ joins letter expressing concern about Kyrgyzstan media restrictions during pandemic - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-05-07 11:19

Erdogan announces Turkey will send troops to Libya to protect UN-backed government | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2020-05-05 13:19

Mexico’s Everyday War: Guerrero and the Trials of Peace

International Crisis Group - 2020-05-05 02:17
Crime rates are climbing across Mexico, as cartels splinter into smaller groups competing ferociously for turf. Just one state, Guerrero, contends with at least 40 such outfits. The government needs a tailored approach for each region, focused on protect ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets KRG delegation to Baghdad, calls for continued dialogue to protect constitutional rights

KRG-Spain - 2020-05-05 00:09
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Saturday met with the delegation that visited Baghdad last week to address disputes with federal authorities. Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani, who led the delegation, briefed ...

Syrian Women's Council: We must protect and defend each other

ANF - 2020-05-04 17:39
The Syrian Women's Council refers to the increase in male violence in the Corona crisis and says: "We condemn violence against women. In these difficult times, we must protect and defend each other.” ...

Secretary General: Governments must protect essential role of journalists in democracy, especially in times of crisis - News about the protection of journalism and safety of journalists

COE - 2020-04-30 17:42

How COVID impacts the disadvantaged

AEI - 2020-04-28 00:03
There are ways to alleviate workers' anxiety. In the short-term, employers should take steps to protect their workforce as economies continue to reopen. In the long term, we need new ways for workers to maintain connections with employers. The post How CO ...

Protect Afghanistan, world from Taliban - The Sunday Guardian Live

Sundayguardianlive - 2020-04-26 01:44

Iraqi reporter Ali al-Haj threatened over reporting - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-04-23 21:28

Suspending immigration to protect American workers has things precisely backward

AEI - 2020-04-22 00:02
President Trump is wrong to characterize immigrants as a health or economic risk. That’s no way to characterize one of America’s great national assets and competitive advantages. The post Suspending immigration to protect American workers has things preci ...

Women's village Jinwar protects itself against the pandemic

ANF - 2020-04-21 17:10
Residents of the women's village Jinwar protect themselves from Covid-19 with their own system of autonomy and self-sufficiency. ...

Unidentified shooters attack office of Kocaeli Ses newspaper in Turkey - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-04-21 06:05

United Kurdish Women's Platform calls for national unity

ANF - 2020-04-20 10:00
the United Kurdish Women's Platform said: "This is the day in which Kurds protect each other from the occupiers, and strengthen the struggle for freedom in Kurdistan." ...

Kurdish Iraqi journalist receives anonymous threats over coverage - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-04-14 18:53

Turkish parliament passes bill to free thousands from prison amid coronavirus

Reuters - 2020-04-14 15:46
Turkey's parliament on Tuesday passed a law that will allow the release of tens of thousands of prisoners to ease overcrowding in jails and protect detainees from the coronavirus, but which critics slam for excluding those jailed on terrorism charges. ...

Turkey passes bill to release thousands from prison amid coronavirus

E-Kurd - 2020-04-14 10:17
ANKARA,— Turkey’s parliament on Tuesday passed a law that will allow the release of tens of thousands of prisoners to ease overcrowding in jails and protect detainees from the coronavirus, but which critics slam for excluding those jailed on terrorism cha ...

Turkish parliament passes bill to release thousands from prison amid coronavirus

Reuters - 2020-04-14 06:26
Turkey's parliament on Tuesday passed a law that will allow the release of tens of thousands of prisoners to ease overcrowding in jails and protect detainees from the coronavirus, but which critics slam for excluding those jailed on terrorism charges. ...

Beştaş: 200,000 people are left to die in prison

ANF - 2020-04-13 16:52
"People no longer know whether they should protect themselves from the virus or from fascism," says HDP politician Meral Danış Beştaş on the fiasco of Turkish government policy in the Corona crisis. ...

Coronavirus: India's race against time to save doctors

BBC - 2020-04-13 02:29
India does not have the PPE kits it needs to protect its doctors and police from Covid-19 infection. ...

Patriot Missile System Active in Iraq, Kurdistan Now: US Officials

BAS News - 2020-04-12 11:56
ERBIL — Patriot anti-missile air defense systems are operating in Iraq and Kurdistan Region now to protect the US and Coalition forces, US officials confirmed. Earlier in March, Washington announced that it was planning to deploy air defense systems to i ...

Dr Nebbo: We are protecting people with our limited resources

ANF - 2020-04-11 11:14
Shehba is trying to protect itself against the continuous attack by the Turkish state and its mercenaries while stretching its resources to take measures to prevent the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Iraqi Kurdish authorities call for closure of NRT broadcaster over COVID-19 report - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-04-08 23:28

"Syrian gov't will be responsible for Corona outbreak in NES"

ANF - 2020-04-08 20:02
The self-governing region of Northeast Syria is trying to protect itself from the corona pandemic by closing the border and imposing a curfew. A weak point in the prevention measures is the airport controlled by the Syrian government in Qamishlo. ...

Behind the Jihadist Attack in Chad

International Crisis Group - 2020-04-08 17:39
Jihadist fighters killed around one hundred Chadian soldiers on Lake Chad in the country’s deadliest attack in recent history. While the army has launched a counter-offensive, it is vital to improve military cooperation in the region and to protect civil ...

Covid-19: UNESCO calls for responsibility to protect vulnerable

ANF - 2020-04-07 16:13
UNESCO experts urged collective responsibility to protect vulnerable persons in global battle against COVID-19. ...

The ongoing tragedy at the Massachusetts soldiers’ home is a wake-up call

AEI - 2020-04-04 00:04
On Monday, a Massachusetts state official revealed that 11 veterans have died of COVID-19 since mid-March in the Massachusetts Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke. Local governments across the country must take note and help protect those who served. The post The o ...

Brazil: Amazon land defender Zezico Guajajara shot dead

BBC - 2020-04-03 00:03
Zezico Guajajara is the latest activist to be killed in a campaign to protect Brazil's indigenous land. ...

Erdogan Tells Putin: “We’re in Idlib to protect the people there” - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2020-04-02 13:11

HDP Eksik: Let's protect our society in these times of emergency

ANF - 2020-04-02 11:29
The discrimination policies of successive Turkish governments against Kurds and Kurdistan are nothing new. The AKP is only the last of these governments to implement such a policy of hostility. ...

DISK, KESK, TMMOB and TTB launch signature campaign

ANF - 2020-04-01 11:22
DISK, KESK, TMMOB and TTB are collecting signatures on the proposal called "7 measures to protect public health, work and vaccine in effective fight against the coronavirus outbreak". ...

Time is running out to protect refugees from a coronavirus crisis | Human Rights | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2020-03-31 10:47

U.S. deploys Patriot missile air defense system to Iraq

E-Kurd - 2020-03-31 09:48
BAGHDAD,— The United States has deployed Patriot air defense batteries to Iraqi bases to protect American troops recently targeted by Iranian missiles, US and Iraqi military sources told AFP Monday. Washington and Baghdad had been negotiating the placemen ...

Baş: The government doesn't protect workers

ANF - 2020-03-29 10:34
After the coronavirus was detected in Turkey no effective measures have been taken to protect workers, especially those working in construction. ...

Kurdish journalist Adnan Rashidi tortured, robbed in Iraqi Kurdistan: CPJ

E-Kurd - 2020-03-27 22:09
NEW YORK,— Authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan should conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the torture and robbery of journalist Adnan Rashidi and hold those responsible to account, the Committee to Protect Journalists said on Thursday. In the eveni ...

U.S. forces in dangerous, complex mission to protect Syrian oil | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-03-27 17:19

Turkey must protect all prisoners from coronavirus – Human Rights Watch | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-03-27 06:10

Erosion of fundamental principles to protect civilians - SWI swissinfo.ch

Swissinfo - 2020-03-27 06:10

Pentagon chief: 'Mechanized forces' to protect Syrian oil fields | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-03-27 02:52

Journalist Adnan Rashidi tortured, robbed in Iraqi Kurdistan - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-03-26 21:09

Turkey Should Protect All Prisoners from Pandemic | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2020-03-25 23:39

CJTF-OIR Statement on repositioning of forces

The Global Coalition - 2020-03-25 19:15
“The Coalition is adjusting its positioning in Iraq for two reasons: long-planned adjustments to the force to reflect success in the campaign against Daesh; and, short-term moves to protect the force during the Coronavirus pandemic. The Coalition’s milit ...

Amid coronavirus pandemic, Iran covers up crucial information and threatens journalists - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-03-20 18:20

Iraqi Kurdistan court asks for general amnesty to combat coronavirus spread in jails

E-Kurd - 2020-03-18 21:53
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The president of Erbil Criminal Court on Tuesday called on Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to issue a general amnesty law in order to protect the prison population from coronavirus. “I plead with the KRG ...

The U.S. mission to protect Syria’s oil intensifies after the death of al-Baghdadi | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Post Gazette - 2020-03-17 22:19

Belfast City Council approves important COVID19 measures

ANF - 2020-03-17 09:11
Sinn Féin proposed to shut all Belfast City Council leisure facilities with immediate effect during a special council meeting on COVID19. The proposal has been agreed along with measures to help protect workers. ...

CPJ joins calls on Turkey to lift ad ban on Evrensel daily - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-03-16 17:06

Greece does not protect the borders of the European Union: Turkey - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-03-16 06:08

EU must protect all children on Greece-Turkey border - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-03-12 21:37

No masks to be found in Van as coronavirus panic spreads

ANF - 2020-03-12 09:28
People wanted to buy a mask to protect themselves from coronavirus in Van have literally assaulted pharmacies. However, they found a bitter surprise as mask were sold at a very high price. ...

U.S. in process of bringing air defence systems into Iraq: general

E-Kurd - 2020-03-12 01:56
WASHINGTON,— The head of U.S. Central Command said on Tuesday that the United States was in the process of bringing air defence systems into Iraq to protect American troops in case of a potential Iranian attack. “We are also in the process of bringing air ...

Recalling Europe’s responsibility to protect refugees | The Lutheran World Federation

Lutheranworld - 2020-03-11 19:37

KMEWO: A Notice Regarding Coronavirus

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2020-03-10 23:17
Guidelines On how to protect yourself from Coronavirus. Here are a few things that both adults and young people can do to stay healthy. We need to be “all in” to keep one another healthy, meaning everyone has to do their part. Wash your hands often with s ...

In Syria, The U.S. Fight To Protect Oil Fields | KUNM

KUNM - 2020-03-08 19:57

In Syria, The U.S. Fight To Protect Oil Fields | NPR Illinois

Nprillinois - 2020-03-07 10:48

In Syria, The U.S. Fight To Protect Oil Fields | WAMC

WAMC - 2020-03-07 10:23

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