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FAO Iraq hands-over hygiene sprayers, disinfectants, and personal protection equipment to the Ministries of Agriculture in Baghdad and Erbil to support fighting COVID 19 [EN/AR/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-05-22 23:53

Situation Analysis of School Access and Attendance by Children under International and Temporary Protection in Turkey - Community Based Migration Programmes, 2019 - Turkey | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-05-21 22:50

Lessons for the US after 2 years of Europe’s landmark data protection regulation

AEI - 2020-05-20 00:03
Two years after going into effect, it’s not clear that Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been a major success. American policymakers and privacy advocates should take note. The post Lessons for the US after 2 years of Europe’s landmar ...

Jorge Armenta: Mexican journalist killed in 'armed attack'

BBC - 2020-05-18 00:31
Jorge Armenta, director of Medios Obson, had received threats and was under government protection. ...

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout - Deseret News

Deseret - 2020-05-17 18:36

The Ceasefire in the time of Corona is an opportunity to achieve peace

SDF Press - 2020-05-15 19:01
isrin Abdullah, a member of the Relations Office of the Women’s Protection Units, participated on Thursday as a representative and spokesperson for the SDF in a platform for dialogue entitled “the Ceasefire in the time of Corona is an opportunity to achie ...

Call for Tender for National Consultants for Council of Europe action ”Strengthening the human rights protection of asylum seekers, migrants and victims of human trafficking in Turkey" - News

COE - 2020-05-15 00:37

Prisoners in Bolivia demand protection measures to face COVID-19

ANF - 2020-05-13 09:17
The situation in the prisons of many Latin American countries is unbereable and riots are happening on a daily basis with prisoners demanding rights and protection measures to counter the coronavirus pandemic. ...

393 women demands protection of prisoners' right to life

ANF - 2020-05-09 09:47
Intellectuals, writers, journalists, academics and activists are among the 393 women who prepared a common text and asked to eliminate the inequality in the discriminatory Law of Execution calling for the protection of the prisoners' right to life and hea ...

Urgent appeal for ceasefire and release of political prisoners

ANF - 2020-05-08 15:17
International call for the implementation of the UN call for a global ceasefire, resolution of political conflicts through negotiations, release of political prisoners, end to military escalation, provision of humanitarian aid, protection of activists. ...

Protection racket - Would-be autocrats are using covid-19 as an excuse to grab more power | International | The Economist

Economist - 2020-05-01 02:05

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

Reconnaissance flights over Maxmur continue

ANF - 2020-04-24 15:37
Ongoing activity by aircraft of unknown origin over the Maxmur camp which is under UN protection. ...

UNHCR says women refugees most at risk because of COVID-19

ANF - 2020-04-20 12:37
the Assistant High Commissioner for Protection at UNHCR, Gillian Triggs, warned today that the COVID-19 is inducing massive protection risks for women and girls forced to flee their homes ...

Purchase of intellectual services (local consultancy) for the implementation of the Project “Enhancing the protection of human rights of prisoners in Albania” - Call for Proposals & Tenders

COE - 2020-04-17 13:52

Mexican women invite to virtual meeting

ANF - 2020-04-16 18:45
For next Saturday, women from Mexico invite all women of the world who fight against patriarchy and capitalism to a virtual meeting. An exchange is planned for protection against male violence in times of pandemic. ...

HDK calls for the development of solidarity networks

ANF - 2020-04-16 12:43
HDK Ecology Council underlined the importance of developing solidarity networks to face the coronavirus pandemic and added that this is the basic form of organization for the protection and promotion of social rights. ...

Press freedom must not be undermined by measures to counter disinformation about COVID-19 - News about the protection of journalism and safety of journalists

COE - 2020-04-11 15:22

Washington’s lifeline to small business must not fail

AEI - 2020-04-04 00:04
Job loss will be worse than it needs to be in the fight against COVID-19 — and the post-virus rebound slower — if the Paycheck Protection Program fails to push out enough money fast enough to small businesses across the country. The post Washington’s life ...

Coronavirus at the DMV? Repeal REAL ID

AEI - 2020-04-02 00:17
With the deadline for enforcement of the REAL ID Act delayed again, Congress has an opportunity to end the program and lay the groundwork for an ID system that can provide better security and privacy protection at the same time. The post Coronavirus at th ...

Sinn Féin asks Covid-19 Unemployment Payment for all workers

ANF - 2020-03-31 09:08
Sinn Féin TD for Donegal Pádraig Mac Lochlainn has called on the Minister for Social Protection to ensure that all workers on the island who have paid their taxes and social insurance in the State are paid the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment. ...

Parliament: More protection for native wildlife, harsher penalties for offenders under amended law, Politics News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2020-03-27 06:38

Migration to Greece Drops Dramatically, but EU Seeks Greater Refugee Coronavirus Protection | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-03-27 06:10

FARC former guerrillas produce protective masks

ANF - 2020-03-26 13:03
Former FARC guerrillas at the Icononzo ECTR have produced 180 masks for the protection of ex-combatants and the community of Icononzo (Tolima). ...

KRG creates special web-page dedicated to news and information about the Coronavirus

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2020-03-22 02:42
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The Kurdistan Regional Government, in its official website, has created a special section dedicated to information regarding the Coronavirus, methods of protection, pertaining news and all the governmental decisions and ...

Human rights organizations demand release of prisoners

ANF - 2020-03-21 18:32
Human rights organisations in Turkey are calling for immediate protection measures for prisoners in view of the Corona pandemic. Turkish prisons are extremely overcrowded with 300,000 inmates. ...

Overcrowded prisons are worrying scenario for Covid-19, Sinn Féin

ANF - 2020-03-14 09:24
Prisons are one of the 'best' environment for the spreading of coronavirus. Sinn Féin asked protection is fully implemented. ...

Minister of Peshmerga’s message for the anniversary of the uprising

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2020-03-14 01:19
On a similar day 29 years ago, we collectively became a symbol of resistance and protection for the holy rights of Kurds and Kurdistan through a Kurdish spirit and love for our nation — the elderly and youth, partnered with the mountains, finally refused ...

Authorities of Turkey show commitment to better protection of human rights - News

COE - 2020-03-11 19:37

The government's plundering policies dry the Tigris River

ANF - 2020-03-06 10:47
Reacting to the Turkish state's attacks on Kurdistan nature, Hevsel Protection Platform activist Güner Yanlıç drew attention to the fact that the Tigris River was dry due to plundering policies. ...

Time to immediately act and to address humanitarian and protection needs of people trapped between Turkey and Greece - View

COE - 2020-03-04 23:24

The fine line between national interests, Jingoism and lawlessness of Turkey

E-Kurd - 2020-03-03 08:13
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Turkish government says that the reasons behind its involvement militarily in Syria are legitimate and in compliance with international law. It says national security of Turkey plus protection and humanitarian assista ...

Improving the lives of the people in North Macedonia through better protection of human rights and a more efficient justice system - News

COE - 2020-02-28 15:49

Border protection and the rights of young refugees and children in focus - Newsroom 2020

COE - 2020-02-26 16:28

Copyright Protection in Iraqi-Kurdistan - Lexology

Lexology - 2020-02-26 10:37

Opening Martyr Ronas Haleb training course

SDF Press - 2020-02-17 20:50
Tabqa– In the presence of leaders and members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and Women’s Protection Units (YPJ), the Academy of martyr Rojda Manbaj opened today, Monday, with a ceremony a training course for 18 female fighters. The course carried t ...

Advancing protection of human rights and freedoms for the people of Kosovo* - News

COE - 2020-02-16 12:01

Call for better protection of children in conflict zones

ANF - 2020-02-12 22:11
The Security Council unanimously approved a declaration condemning violations of international law related to children. ...

Advancing protection of human rights and freedoms for the people of Kosovo* - News & Events

COE - 2020-02-11 17:04

Supreme Court rebuffs patent eligibility cases, returning ball to Congress’ court

AEI - 2020-02-11 00:33
With the Supreme Court declining to hear several cases involving what types of inventions qualify for patent protection, Congress will need to get back to work if there is to be meaningful reform. The post Supreme Court rebuffs patent eligibility cases, r ...

Turkey's deadly eastern border

ANF - 2020-02-10 21:02
From the Northern Kurdish province of Wan, there are always new reports of refugees who die at the Turkish border. In the past twelve months alone, 50 people seeking protection who froze to death while crossing the border have been registered. ...

"On ne partira pas d'ici" : à Kobané, les Kurdes sous la menace d'une attaque de l'armée turque @franceinfo

L'Important - 2020-02-05 11:12
Menacée d'une invasion turque, la capitale syrienne de la résistance kurde face à l’État islamique est devenue une enclave placée sous protection de l’armée syrienne. ...

The case of Paul Newey and NATO’s principles

E-Kurd - 2020-01-28 14:17
Shakhawan Shorash | Exclusive to British citizen Paul Newey was arrested for sending money to his son Dan, who is a member of The People’s Protection Units (YPG) forces fighting Turkey’s invasion of north-eastern Syria. “Material support” for te ...

US pauses training of Iraqi forces, ISIS operations over force protection concerns

Thedefensepost - 2020-01-11 02:55

UK Reviewing 'Force Protection' In Middle East After US Air Strike Kills Top Iran General

Forces - 2020-01-09 00:20

Syria's Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sandiegouniontribune - 2020-01-08 23:20

CPR activist secures court protection - Cayman Islands Headline News : Cayman News Service

Caymannewsservice - 2020-01-08 13:40

Refugees from Idlib in Raqqa: SDF have ensured our safety

ANF - 2020-01-08 01:46
Many thousands of people flee from Idlib to escape the war and attacks of the Syrian regime and Russia. The self-government takes in those seeking protection from Idlib and provides for them, despite their own difficult situation. ...

Trump, Pompeo demand Iraqi protection after US embassy is stormed

Rûdaw - 2020-01-01 01:35

Camp built for displaced people of Girê Spî in Tal Samin

ANF - 2019-12-26 15:36
The autonomous administration of North and East Syria has opened a camp for people from Girê Spî seeking protection in Tal Samin near Raqqa. ...

Turkey Claims It "Neutralized" over 400 PKK and YPG Fighters in Four Months

BAS News - 2019-12-21 21:26
ERBIL - Turkey claimed on Saturday that it had "neutralized" more than 400 fighters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in the past four months. According to a statement by the National Defense Min ...

The privacy debate is really about data collection and federalism

AEI - 2019-12-19 00:04
US data collection and protection requirements are not clearly defined and could vary greatly in coming years without federal action to preempt state privacy laws. The post The privacy debate is really about data collection and federalism appeared first ...

Adel Bakawan : « La protection américaine était à ce jour la seule garantie des Kurdes de Syrie »

La Croix - 2019-12-16 20:21

Erdogan says that withdrawal of Kurdish forces from buffer zone in Syria not complete

TASS - 2019-12-16 08:06
Turkey considers Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) to be a terrorist organization ...

Children of martyrs from Manbij call to “protect children”

ANF - 2019-12-15 18:09
Call for the protection of children against the massacres of occupation forces. ...

Blue Bell could add more protection to ice cream cartons | WZTV

Fox17 - 2019-12-15 01:26

Human Rights Protection Symposium and round table meeting - Newsroom Turkey - Strengthening the Capacity of Bar Associations and Lawyers on European Human Rights Standards

COE - 2019-12-12 02:25

Erdogan says Turkey will not leave Syria until that country’s people ask it to do so

TASS - 2019-12-08 00:50
Turkish troops conducted three operations against Kurdish people’s protection units ...

Terrorists will seize northern Syria if Turkish troops leave, Ankara says

TASS - 2019-12-06 19:54
Turkey plans to resettle refugees in northern Syria where it has carried out three large-scale military operations against the Islamic State and Kurdish forces, including the People's Protection Units, which Ankara deems a terrorist organization ...

Erdogan Says Turkey Opposes NATO Plan If YPG Not Recognized as “Terrorist” Organization

BAS News - 2019-12-03 21:09
ERBIL — Turkey will oppose NATO’s plan for the defense of Baltic countries and Poland if the alliance refuses to recognize the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) as a “terrorist” organization, said Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday. ...

US Does Not Support Turkey’s Push for Labeling YPG as “Terrorist” Organization

BAS News - 2019-12-03 13:40
ERBIL — The United States rejects to label the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) as a “terrorist” organization, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday, urging Turkey to focus on larger challenges. Esper made the remarks during an inter ...

Trump says South Korea paying more for military protection | KRCG

Krcgtv - 2019-12-03 06:40

Kurdistan 24: Putin says Syrian Kurds ‘kind-hearted’ toward Russian troops

Justice for Kurds - 2019-12-02 22:36
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed on Friday that his nation’s military police now deployed in northern Syria is loved by local Kurds there because it’s clear that its mission is to provide protection for them. He made the com ...

Xinhuanet: Turkish FM slams French president’s remarks on Turkey’s operation in Syria

Justice for Kurds - 2019-12-01 23:07
ANKARA, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) — Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday slammed French President Emmanuel Macron for his criticism on Turkey’s military offensive in Syria against the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG). “Macron cannot ...

French-China: Le ministre turc des Affaires étrangères rejette les propos du président français sur l’opération turque en Syrie

Justice for Kurds - 2019-12-01 15:27
Le ministre turc des Affaires étrangères turc, Mevlut Cavusoglu, a rejeté jeudi les critiques du président français Emmanuel Macron sur l’offensive militaire menée par la Turquie en Syrie contre les Unités de protection du peuple kurde (YPG) syriennes. “M ...

President Barzani receives US Vice President Mike Pence

KRG-Spain - 2019-11-29 00:24
His Excellency Mike Pence, U.S. Vice President stated his country’s appreciation for the IKR’s significant role in the fight against ISIS, and praised the IKR for the coexistence, religious and ethnic minorities protection and sheltering refugees and IDPs ...

How terrorists make millions through ‘Blood antiquities’ – and six steps we need to take to stop it happening.

The Global Coalition - 2019-11-27 06:18
Kate Henson, Advisor in the protection of cultural heritage in conflict Article How terrorists make millions through ‘Blood antiquities’ – and six steps we need to take to stop it happening. Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Conference Declaration: 'Meet, Share, Inspire' International Conference of Good Practices on Refugee Protection (24-26 September 2019, Ankara) - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-11-25 13:33

President Barzani receives US Vice President Mike Pence

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-24 06:12
His Excellency Mike Pence, U.S. Vice President stated his country’s appreciation for the IKR’s significant role in the fight against ISIS, and praised the IKR for the coexistence, religious and ethnic minorities protection and sheltering refugees and IDP ...

Human Rights First Heralds Legislation to Restore American Leadership to Refugee Protection | Human Rights First

Humanrightsfirst - 2019-11-22 02:51

Turkey in Talks with Russia over Kurdish Fighters Along the Syrian Border

BAS News - 2019-11-21 14:55
ERBIL — Turkey is discussing the Kurdish People’s Protection Units’ (YPG) presence along the northern Syrian border strip with Russia, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Thursday. Ankara previously reached an agreement with Moscow to halt its military ...

NAV-YEK calls for action against Turkish attacks on Yazidis

ANF - 2019-11-20 09:08
The Yazidi umbrella organisation NAV-YEK demands immediate measures for the protection of the Yazidi population after a renewed aerial attack of Turkey on Shengal. ...

Turkish remarks on operation in Syria are brazen blackmail, says expert

TASS - 2019-11-19 19:43
Earlier, Ankara announced that it was ready to resume its Peace Spring military operation in Syria if the Kurdish People's Protection Units do not withdraw its fighters away from the Turkish-Syrian border ...

Turkey Considering Use of Air Force in Kobani: Monitor

BAS News - 2019-11-10 23:31
ERBIL - Turkey is reportedly considering the use of its Air Force in Kobani to force the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) out of the strategic city, a monitor revealed on Sunday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) cited a source ...

YPG, Syrian Army Fortifying Fronts in Kobane for Possible Turkish Assault

BAS News - 2019-11-10 14:15
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) together with the Syrian regime army are preparing a defense line in case of a possible Turkish assault on Kobane, sources familiar with the issue told BasNews. Turkey took control of several str ...

Syria's Kurds Look to Assad for Protection After US Pullout - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Nbcphiladelphia - 2019-11-09 23:49

Erdogan does not rule out Peace Spring operation in Syria may continue — TV

TASS - 2019-11-08 19:12
On Thursday, the Turkish leader said that the Kurdish People’s Protection Units, which Ankara considers to be a terrorist organization, had not completed their pullout from northeastern Syria yet ...

Italian Holocaust Survivor Placed Under Police Protection After Anti-Hate Campaign | HuffPost

Huffpost - 2019-11-07 21:44

En Syrie, au moins 13 morts dans l’explosion d’une voiture piégée à Tal Abyad

Le Monde - 2019-11-02 19:31
La ville frontalière de la Turquie a été prise par les forces turques à la faveur d’une offensive lancée le mois dernier par Ankara contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple. ...

Invasion turque du Rojava. Un ancien soldat kurde des YPG s'est aspergé d'essence devant l'ONU mercredi dernier par désespoir @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-11-01 19:23
Le Kurde de 31 ans qui s’est aspergé d’essence devant l’ONU mercredi dernier était un ancien combattant des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG). ...

Kurdes : la Turquie menace d'une nouvelle intervention armée @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-11-01 19:23
La Turquie menace de mener une nouvelle opération armée contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple. Ankara déclare disposer d'informations selon lesquelles les YPG n'auraient pas achevé leur retrait de la zone des 30 kilomèt ...

People from border villages of Dirbêsiyê: Only SDF can protect us

ANF - 2019-11-01 14:03
ANF correspondent Axîn Tolhildan spoke with the people in the border villages of Dirbêsiyê. The people demand a border protection by the SDF. ...

Iraq at a Crossroads: UN Urges National Dialogue

BAS News - 2019-10-31 18:51
BAGHDAD, (UNAMI) —Since demonstrations swept across many parts of Iraq in early October, the United Nations has engaged with a wide range of Iraqis in the search for solutions. From day one, we have consistently called for the protection of peaceful prot ...

Donald Trump's suggestion of protection for Syrian oilfields sparks anger among Kurdish refugees - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-10-30 22:41

Kurdish units may join Syria’s Armed Forces — daily

TASS - 2019-10-30 18:39
The newspaper says that Damascus pushes for the disbandment of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the People’s Protection Units and police squads so that they join the Syrian army and law enforcement bodies ...

Should the West also accept the cleansing of the Kurds in Rojava?

E-Kurd - 2019-10-23 01:53
Shakhawan Shorash | Exclusive to The US President Donald Trump withdrew US troops, left the Kurds without protection, and paved the way for a Turkish invasion of Rojava. The weak reactions coming from NATO, the European Union (EU) and the Unite ...

YPG Fighters Already Left Syria’s Safe Zone Under Ceasefire Deal: SDF Commander

BAS News - 2019-10-22 18:53
ERBIL — All the fighters belonging to the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) have already left the northern Syrian territories bordering Turkey, said a Kurdish commander. In a letter to US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday, Mazlum Abdi, co ...

Syrie: l'offensive reprendra «avec une plus grande détermination» faute d'un retrait kurde

Le Figaro - 2019-10-22 12:41
L'opération turque contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG) est suspendue jusqu'à 19h00 GMT mardi à la faveur d'un accord de trêve négocié entre Washington et Ankara. ...

Trump Approved Deal Between Russia and Syria for Protection from Turkish Attack, Claims Kurdish Commander - News18

News18 - 2019-10-20 08:06

Syria's Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout - The Mainichi

Mainichi - 2019-10-20 03:53

La première fois que « Le Monde » a écrit… « Erdogan »

Le Monde - 2019-10-19 02:28
Recep Tayyip Erdogan a lancé une opération militaire dans le nord-est de la Syrie contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG), considérée comme « terroriste » par Ankara. Le nom du président turc est apparu dans « Le Monde » le 12 mars ...

EPA dropped salmon protection after Trump met with Alaska's governor - CNN Video

CNN - 2019-10-18 22:02

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout - POLITICO

Politico - 2019-10-17 07:20

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after U.S. pullout |

Heraldnet - 2019-10-17 01:40

United States Abandon Kurds and How will this Move Impact Middle East

Roji Kurd - 2019-10-17 00:01
By Hossein Bouazar Syrian Kurds are a distinct group and they have lived and owned their lands close to the Turkish and an Iraqi border for decades. They have been subjected to systematic discrimination. The People’s Protection Units is a mainly-Kurdish m ...

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after U.S. pullout - Portland Press Herald

Pressherald - 2019-10-16 15:46

Kurds look to Assad for protection as US pulls out of Syria

Gazettenet - 2019-10-16 11:36

Michael Jackson’s Hollywood star needs round the clock police protection amid fears it’ll be smashed up over Leaving Neverland documentary

Thesun - 2019-10-16 10:11

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. signals pullout |

Triblive - 2019-10-15 23:47

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout | PBS NewsHour Weekend

PBS - 2019-10-15 23:18

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