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Kurdish Civilian Transferred from IRGC Detention Centre to Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-21 02:01
Saber Kamani, residing at “Anbeh village” of Taregor Region in Orumiyeh, was transferred to the Orumiyeh Central Prison yesterday after being interrogated for five days at Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) detention… The post Kurdish Civilian Tran ...

German Defense Minister to visit Kurdistan Region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-20 23:37

Iran opening four official border ports with Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-20 23:37

German defense minister to visit Kurdistan Region after trip to Baghdad

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-20 21:36

Turkish police use batons, water cannon on Kurdish protesters

E-Kurd - 2019-08-20 20:01
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Riot police fired water cannon and tear gas to disperse protesters demonstrating in Turkish Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in the southeast of the country, on Tuesday against the ousting of three Kurdish mayors five mon ...

Iraqi Kurdistan government planning to reform its hiring process: spokesperson

E-Kurd - 2019-08-20 17:24
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Spokesperson for Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Jutyar Adil has said that the government is planning to reform its hiring process, using new forms and methods. Adil, who recently replaced Safin Dizayee a ...

China could win military conflict in Indo-Pacific region even 'before America can respond', think tank warns

Gulan Media - 2019-08-20 13:57

SOHR: Mercenaries withdraw from Khan Sheikhoun

ANF - 2019-08-20 11:21
A larger part of the Idlib region, as well as some areas in neighboring Aleppo, Hama and Latakia are under the control of the Turkish-backed mercenaries. ...

IDPs in Kurdistan Region require almost $4M daily: KRG

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-20 06:02

Syrische Luftwaffe greift türkische Militärkolonne an

ANF - 2019-08-20 03:31
Während heftiger Kämpfe zwischen dem Regime und Milizen in der Region Hama kam es zu einem Luftangriff der syrischen Luftwaffe auf eine türkische Militärkolonne. ...

Two injured in Turkish shelling on Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-19 23:32

Commemoration for murdered Kurdish journalist prevented in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-19 21:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The family of murdered Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali on Sunday has accused the Sulaimani Asayish security of preventing them from holding a ceremony commemorating his memory and honoring his work, NRT TV report ...

Reisestipendium Kurdistan

Enno Lenze - 2019-08-19 19:44
In den vergangenen acht Jahren habe ich viel Zeit in Kurdistan (Irak) verbracht. Vor allem während des IS-Krieges habe ich dort viel mit Politikern, Soldaten und NGOs zu tun gehabt. Aber abseits der Kriege und Konflikte ist die Region einfach schön und di ...

Wykład i spotkanie z władzami na Uniwersytecie Wrocławskim

Rząd Regionalny Kurdystanu - 2019-08-19 19:39
30 maja Pełnomocnik KRG w Polsce Ziyad Raoof został zaproszony do wystąpienia na Uniwersytecie Wrocławskim i spotkania z władzami uczelni. Wykład Ziyada Raoofa zatytułowany „Region Kurdystanu i jego rola na Bliskim Wschodzie” odbył się na Instytucie Studi ...

Turkish air raid in Kurdistan Region ‘levels’ houses, injures 3 civilians

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-19 17:24

Kurdistan Region aims to regain posts in Iraq’s Ministry of Defense

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-19 13:44

Temperatures to rise in the cities of Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-19 06:11

Turkish warplanes launch raids on PKK positions in the Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-19 06:11

A delegation from the Kurdistan region visits Baghdad to resume talks

Kurdiu - 2019-08-19 06:11

Syrische Stämme rufen Regime zum Dialog auf

ANF - 2019-08-19 03:21
In Rojava hat ein Dialogforum der Stämme der Cizîrê-Region stattgefunden. Das Regime in Damaskus wurde aufgefordert, für die Lösung der Krise mit dem Demokratischen Syrienrat in einen Dialog zu treten. ...

Zimbabwe sanctions: Sadc calls on US and EU to drop policy

BBC - 2019-08-19 00:02
Sixteen southern Africa countries say US and EU economic sanctions are harming the region. ...

Iran to officially recognize border crossings with Kurdistan Region: Kurdish official

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-18 21:39

Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-18 16:36
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—A Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in the province of Sulaimani that depicts historical Kurdish events over the past century. Zahiri Karima Rash built the monument called “Mrwari Rash,” or “the black ...

“The regions freed by martyrs won’t be brought up for discussion"

ANF - 2019-08-18 14:10
Various media organs have claimed that some regions in the south of Tabqa, including the Mansura town, would be handed over to the Syrian region. ...

Syrian tribes call on the regime to enter into dialogue with MSD

ANF - 2019-08-18 12:16
The Tribes and Clans in Cizire Region called on the Syrian regime to enter into dialogue with MSD and reiterated their commitment to stand with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). ...

Die Zeitung Newjin: Ein Frauenprojekt in Germiyan

ANF - 2019-08-18 02:00
Ein Frauenkollektiv publiziert im südkurdischen Germiyan die kostenlose Frauenzeitung Newjin. Die Zeitung wird überall in der Region verteilt. ...

The first convoy of Kurdistan region pilgrims return to Sulaymaniyah

Kurdiu - 2019-08-17 16:07

Cizire Region Clans: We are ready for both peace and resistance

ANF - 2019-08-17 13:53
The Cizire Region Tribes and Clans Workshop in Qamishlo stressed that Turkish invasion will not be allowed and gave the message; “We are on the side of peace but we will resist if attacked”. ...

Musical group from Kurdistan Region wins award at 'daf' festival in Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-16 19:55

No information about the Fate of Three Kurdish Detainees in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-16 02:00
Although one month have passed since the arrest of three Kurdish civilians including “Saber Kamani”, “Kamran Kamani” and Keyvan Mokaremi” residing at “Anbeh village” of Taregor Region of Orumiyeh, there is still… The post No information about the Fate of ...

Five arrested for setting fires at Yezidi displacement camp in Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-16 00:46

Kurdistan Region’s Duhok to hold 7th International Film Festival

Gulan Media - 2019-08-15 20:16

Maxmur Camp: One month under embargo

ANF - 2019-08-15 13:24
On 17 July Osman Köze, one of the MIT officials in the region, was shot and killed in the Huqqabaz restaurant in Hewlêr. ...

Brände durch türkische Luftangriffe in der Zap-Region

ANF - 2019-08-15 01:37
Seit vier Tagen brennt die Umgebung von Dörfern in der Zap-Region in Südkurdistan. Die Feuer wurden durch türkische Luftangriffe ausgelöst. ...

Vom Assad-Regime verbotene Bäume werden wieder gepflanzt

ANF - 2019-08-15 01:00
Das Pflanzen von Obstbäumen war in der Region Hesekê im Rahmen der Politik des arabischen Gürtels verboten. Im selbstverwalteten Nord- und Ostsyrien entstehen neue Obsthaine. ...

Kurdistan Region’s Duhok to hold 7th International Film Festival

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-14 22:36

Regime forces advance towards key town in northwest Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-08-14 17:55
The jihadist-run region of Idlib is the last major stronghold of opposition ...

Three Yazidi girls freed from Islamic State captivity in Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 14:14
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The director of the Yazidi Rescue Center in Duhok city in Iraqi Kurdistan, Hussein Qaidi, said on Wednesday that three Yazidi girls had been rescued from Islamic State group (ISIS) captivity. Qaidi said the girls are betw ...

Yazidi boy abducted by ISIS and freed by SDF to return to Shengal

ANF - 2019-08-14 08:48
A 19-year-old Yazidi boy has been brought to the Yazidi House of Cizirê Region by the SDF. He was kidnapped by ISIS from Sengal in 2014 and was subjected to military training. Now he will go back to Shengal. ...

Erster Jahrestag des Todes von Zekî Şengalî

ANF - 2019-08-14 03:30
Zum ersten Jahrestag des Todes des führenden ezidischen Volksvertreters Zekî Şengalî besuchte seine Familie die Şengal-Region. Zekî Şengalî wurde durch einen gezielten türkischen Luftangriff im August 2018 getötet. ...

Two PKK elements killed in the Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-14 01:19

Kurdistan Region receives more than 200 thousand tourists

Kurdiu - 2019-08-14 01:19

Visitors flock to Erbil's water fountain square for Eid al-Adha

Rûdaw - 2019-08-13 23:21
Erbil and the Kurdistan Region have welcomed hundreds of thousands of tourists this Eid ...

Three years without justice for murdered Iraqi Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 22:24
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— As Iraqi Kurdistan region marks the third anniversary of the death of Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein on Tuesday, his case remains officially unsolved and no one has been prosecuted for his abduction and murder. His fami ...

Kurdistan Region rescue office says 3 Ezidi girls freed from ISIS

Gulan Media - 2019-08-13 21:26

90 year-old Sulaimani grain mill still grinding rice

Rûdaw - 2019-08-13 21:16
A grain mill almost a century old is thriving in in the Kurdistan Region. ...

Kurdistan Region rescue office says 3 Ezidi girls freed from ISIS

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-13 21:14

Standard Operating Procedures for Prevention of and Response to Gender-Based Violence in Kurdistan Region of Iraq [EN/AR/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-08-13 19:10

Mustafa Sayid Qadir ‘selected’ as Gorran’s candidate for Iraqi Kurdistan vice president: source

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 18:25
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—The Change (Gorran) Movement has selected Mustafa Sayid Qadir as its pick for Iraqi Kurdistan region vice president. An informed source who spoke on condition of anonymity told NRT TV on Tuesday that General Coordinato ...

Bitter Harvest for Kurdish Hazelnut Pickers in Turkey's Black Sea Region | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-08-13 06:16

Kurdistan Region's press freedom watchdog condemns recent attack on journalist

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-12 21:57

HRE announces the balance sheet of conflict for 10 days

ANF - 2019-08-12 19:49
HRE announced the details of the actions carried out in Afrin region from August 1st to 10th. ...

Earthquake hits areas in the Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-12 18:28

Barzani: final solution must be found to bomb the border areas of the Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-12 18:28

Khanaqin is the second highest temperature region in the world

Kurdiu - 2019-08-12 18:28

Turkey Needs Friends in a Volatile Region

Fairobserver - 2019-08-12 16:05

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. ...

More IDPs returning to Kurdistan Region camps than those leaving, camp supervisor says

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-11 20:42

Krieg in Syrien: Armee nimmt Stadt in Idlib ein

TAZ - 2019-08-11 17:57
Es ist ein wichtiger Sieg für die Truppen der syrischen Regierung. Al-Hobeit gilt als eine der wichtigsten Städte in der Rebellen-Region. mehr... ...

Soxaneke villagers: Our homes are directly targeted in attacks

ANF - 2019-08-11 13:54
The invading Turkish army and their allied gangs have bombed the Sherawa district heavily. The Soxaneke villagers in the region said their homes were directly targeted in the bombings. ...

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. ...

Şehba: Tausende gegen türkische Aggression auf der Straße

ANF - 2019-08-11 02:36
Fast jeden Tag wird die nordsyrische Region Şehba vom türkischen Staat angegriffen. Tausende gingen dort gestern gegen Invasion und Besatzung auf die Straße. ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Issues a Message on the Occasion of Eid Al-Adha

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-11 02:23
President Barzani issued the following message on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha On the occasion of Eid Al-Adha, I extend my warmest congratulations to the families of martyrs, Anfal Genocide victims, our gallant Peshmergas, our pilgrims and all Muslims in ...

Severe heat wave hit the Kurdistan region during Eid

Kurdiu - 2019-08-11 00:48

Demand up in Kurdistan Region for Eid animal sacrifices

Rûdaw - 2019-08-10 19:20

Qamishlo women support Kongreya Star campaign against invasion

ANF - 2019-08-10 17:35
Women in North and East Syria have been taking to the streets in protest at the Turkish state’s attacks and threats of invasion against the region. ...

KRG anti-corruption reform must keep moving in the right direction

Rûdaw - 2019-08-10 14:07
Widespread reform must be demanded and supported for the Kurdistan Region to enter a new era. ...

Iraq's prime minister says he won't cut Kurdistan Region salaries because of oil

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-10 10:42

Thousands protest against Turkish invasion in Shehba

ANF - 2019-08-10 09:53
“We are ready for any sacrifice necessary to achieve a free and peaceful life against the occupation of the Turkish state and allied mercenaries,” said the women in Shehba region. ...

Kurdish-Syrian 'feminists' form giant human shield to resist Turkish incursion

FOX News - 2019-08-10 06:15
When the threat of an attack looms, scores of Kurdish women in every major township in their carved out canton of Rojava in northeastern Syria, routinely stand shoulder-to-shoulder with defiant faces. Amid a region ravaged by years of conflict and ISIS in ...

IN PHOTOS: Zoroastrians hold ceremony at fire temple in Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-09 22:00

Cultivating refuge: The role of urban agriculture amongst refugees and forced migrants in the Kurdistan region of Iraq - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-08-09 20:37

E-Kurd : Barzani genocide remembered in Iraqi Kurdistan, 36 years on

Justice for Kurds - 2019-08-09 17:29
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region holds a special ceremony on Wednesday to mark the 36th anniversary of the Barzani genocide, senior Kurdish, Iraqi and foreign officials have attended the ceremony. The ceremony in the memorial ...

Commemoration ceremony of the 5th Anniversary of Yezidi Genocide in Duhok

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-09 14:11
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On August 4, 2019, Nechirvan Barzani (President of Kurdistan Region), Masrour Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) and Mir Hazim Beg (Mir of Ezidis), Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert (United Nations Sec-General representative in Ira ...

Women rally in Kobane, call for unity against threats of invasion

ANF - 2019-08-09 11:39
Women in North and East Syria are increasingly protesting against the Turkish state’s threats of invasion targeting the region. ...

Iran to formalize two border crossings with Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-09 10:46

'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. ...

The Statement of elders and dignitaries of the tribes of the Euphrates region during the Meeting of the Tribes

SDF Press - 2019-08-08 20:11
Ayn Issa – During a meeting organized by the Syrian Democratic Council and the Military Relations Office of SDF with the sheikhs and elders of the tribes of northern and eastern Syria, Sheikh Fawaz Al-Baik delivered a statement to the world public opinion ...

UNFPA Director for the Arab region visit to Iraq - Advocacy efforts for the 2020 Population Census - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-08-08 20:05

Minister reveals new plans to jumpstart agriculture in the Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-08 18:44

Calming the Restless Pacific: Violence and Crime on Colombia’s Coast

International Crisis Group - 2019-08-08 17:06
Three years after the FARC peace deal, Colombia’s Pacific region has seen surges of both dissident guerrilla activity and drug-related crime. To better aid this historically neglected area, the state should expand its presence, speed up development proje ...

Demo in Qamishlo: The threat is the Turkish state, not us

ANF - 2019-08-08 10:00
Demonstrators emphasised that the peoples in North and East Syria regions did not constitute a threat for any neighboring country, and that, on the contrary the Turkish state was a threat for the entire region. ...

Baghdad sends salaries of employees of the Kurdistan region after Eid al-Adha

Kurdiu - 2019-08-07 19:54

Turkey’s threats of invasion help revive ISIS

ANF - 2019-08-07 17:05
In tandem with Turkey’s threats to invade North and East Syria, ISIS has recently increased their attacks in the region. The Pentagon has also pointed to ISIS activity, while internal security forces say the gangs take their orders from Turkey. ...

South China Sea crisis MAPPED as Beijing warns Trump over missile positions in region | World | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-08-07 16:46

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. ...

After 18 months of threats, how likely are the Turks to attack Syrian Kurdistan?

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 20:22
BEIRUT,— After 18 months of threats, Turkey’s president warned Tuesday that his troops could attack Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the Kurdish region in northeast Syria “very soon”. Why would Turkey lead such a cross-border incursion, what do Syria’s Kurds w ...

Turkish regime orders ‘mobilisation’ along the border

ANF - 2019-08-06 18:52
The Turkish regime, which announced an imminent invasion attack against North and East Syria, has sent a ‘mobilisation order’ to the cities and towns in border region. ...

The opening of 3 new offices in the Kurdistan region for passports

Kurdiu - 2019-08-06 18:49

Tourists visiting Kurdistan Region will reach 3.5M by end of 2019: KRG

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-06 17:15

Gire Spi Canton Co-chair: We are the true owners of these lands

ANF - 2019-08-06 15:48
Al-Abid spoke about the Turkish state’s claim that they will “return the region to its true owners” and said: “Anybody who migrated from the region can return. But if they want to return on top of Turkish tanks, we won’t accept that.” ...

Zerstörung der Natur in Bradost geht weiter

ANF - 2019-08-06 02:19
Die türkische und iranische Bombardierung der Region Bradost im kurdischen Dreiländereck zwischen Irak, Iran und Türkei fügt der dortigen Natur unwiederbringlichen Schaden zu. ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Attends the Football Match Between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-05 19:14
On August 4th 2019, the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani attended the football match between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia as part of the West Asian Football Federarion Championship at Franso Hariri Stadium in Erbil. The match was won by Kuw ...

Kurdistan Islamic Union denies taking a post in the presidency of the region

Kurdiu - 2019-08-05 18:29

Kurdistan Region launches rapid-response unit in coordination with Germany

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-05 18:26

Unregistered Syrian refugees in Turkey: Living in fear of deportation - Region - World - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2019-08-05 17:59

Iranian military deployment to Deir ez-Zor continues

ANF - 2019-08-05 13:02
Iran’s military deployment to the areas held by the Syrian regime forces in Deir ez-Zor region continues. ...

Advocating For Yazidis, Christians & Kurds 5 Yrs After 2014 Genocide

Dr. Widad Akreyi - 2019-08-05 12:43
In an interview to New York-based Religion Unplugged Dr. Widad said: “One has to view the 2014 genocide within the underlying historical context. In modern times, three main genocides have taken place in our region. The victims of the first genocide were ...

Turkish destruction of nature in Bradost continues

ANF - 2019-08-05 10:42
The Turkish army continues its invasion attacks and destruction of nature in Bradost region in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Turkish attack injures two civilians in a village of Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-05 09:25
The Turkish regime has increased its attacks against northern Syria after Turkish President vowed to launch yet another operation against the region. ...
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