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Five Cases of Suicide in Kurdistan in February

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-23 02:02
During the past week, a Yarsan soldier from Sar-e-Pol-e Zahab and a young teenager from Javanrood have ended their life for various reasons. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that a 24-year-old soldier called Yahya Yari from Sar-e-Po ...

“Yahya Yari” Yarsan soldier to end his life,Yarsan soldiers of Suicide

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2018-02-17 12:44
Kurdistan Human Right Association: On Monday 12,February,2018 a Kurd Yarsani soldier committed suicide at the Guard Corps of the Revolutionary Guard Corps in West Gilan (Shahid Sabetkhah). 24-year-old “Yahya Yari” from Sar-e-Pol-e-Zhao city who committed ...

Week in Brief: Suicide Rises

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-17 02:02
The “Week in brief” by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) is a weekly review of the most important human rights news and developments from and about Iran’s Kurdish areas. Rising suicide reported among Kurdish women in Iran Suicide reportedly due to per ...

A Young Woman Committed Suicide in One of the villages of Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-14 02:03
On Sunday, February 11, a young woman in “Bardian village” of Soma Bradost of Orumiyeh ended her life with a hunting gun due to Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) as Zainab Darwishi, 21 years old. It should be also noted that On Wednesday, February 18, ...

Concern Over Increasing Suicide Rates in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-13 02:01
In the past few days, two young men and women have committed suicide and lost their life. Kurdistan Human Rights Network has been informed that “On Wednesday, February 18, a 31-year-old young man called “Iqbal Sarhadi” (an expelled student from University ...

Abuse Against Women Reaches Alarming Level In Garmiyan

BAS News - 2018-02-04 20:09
ERBIL — A number of women’s rights organizations in Garmiyan warn of the high rate of suicide amongst women and abuses against them in the region. "Since the new year, there have been many violations against woemn in Garmiyan in which some of them were e ...

Hundreds Gather to Commemorate 2004’s Deadly Bombings in Erbil

BAS News - 2018-02-01 14:40
ERBIL — Hundreds of people gathered on Thursday (1st February) to remember the over 100 victims who lost their lives in a twin suicide bombing 14 years ago. On 1st February 2004, two suicide bombers in two separate attacks blew themselves inside the head ...

YPJ commander: Turkey digging its grave with its own hand!

ANHA - 2018-01-18 14:42
The commander in the Women's Protection Units (YPJ) in Afrin canton Sosin Birhat has described threats the mercenaries of Turkish occupation army launch attacks on Afrin as "suicide" and that the applause of some parties means that they dig their grave wi ...

A Young Student Committed Suicide in Bukan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-17 02:00
In the last few weeks, a female student from Bukan ended her life by hanging herself. According to the reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), a student terminated her life by hanging herself for unknown reasons. Her name was Derakhshan ...

UN “Strongly” Condemns Monday’s Suicide Bombings in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-01-16 02:21
ERBIL — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres condemned “in the strongest terms” the twin terrorist attacks in Baghdad on Monday. He expressed his deepest sympathies to the families of the victims and wished a speedy recovery to those injured ...

Double Suicide Attack Kills Nearly 40 in Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-01-15 16:23
BAGHDAD — At least 38 people were killed with many others wounded in a twin blast in Iraqi capital carried out by two suicide bombers on Monday, officials said. The suicide bombers targeted during the rush hour Baghdad’s Tayran Square which is usually pa ...

Baghdad Vendor Commits Suicide After Police Removes His Business

BAS News - 2018-01-13 20:00
BAGHDAD — A vendor in the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad committed suicide on Saturday in reaction to the municipality police who had prevented him from his small business. Declining to reveal the identity of the man, security sources said he had jumped o ...

Saturday’s Baghdad Blast Targeted Head of Provincial Council

BAS News - 2018-01-13 19:02
BAGHDAD — The Chairperson of Baghdad provincial council claimed on Saturday that the suicide bombing earlier the day had targeted his convoy, but he survived the assassination. Riyadh Azaz siad however one of his bodyguards was killed with three others w ...

Bombing Rocks Baghdad

BAS News - 2018-01-13 17:50
BAGHDAD — A bomb blast in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on Saturday has left at least 12 people killed or injured. According to initial reports, the bombing was carried out via a suicide bomber. Security officials are yet to confirm the casualty figures or ...

A Young Woman Committed Suicide in Mariwan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-11 02:00
A young woman from Bukan who set herself on fire Jan 08, died at the Tabriz Hospital today. According to a report received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network KHRN, the young woman, who was only 19 years old, set herself on fire due to family problems in th ...

3,700 Iranian Protesters Detained, Two Committed Suicide

BAS News - 2018-01-09 18:50
ERBIL — As the result to a crackdown on the recent angry anti-government protests across Iran, over 3,700 arrests have been made by Iranian security forces, a lawmaker said. Human rights activists and some government sources have confirmed that at least ...

Targeting another checkpoint in Manbij with a car bomb

ANHA - 2017-12-30 08:40
MANBIJ-The mercenaries of Turkish occupation, “Euphrates Shield” targeted once again a check-point of the Internal Security Forces in Manbij city, without causing casualties on Friday evening. According to our correspondents from Manbij, a suicide bomber ...

A motorcycle explodes at Jarablus checkpoint

ANHA - 2017-12-29 14:24
MANBIJ- A suicide bomber from the so-called “Euphrates Shield” has launched a booby trapped motorcycle attack at the Internal Security Force checkpoint north of Manbaj city, caused martyrdom of two members of the Internal Security Forces and injuring two ...

Two Kurdish Citizens Committed Suicide in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-27 02:00
During the past three days, two citizens of Kamyaran have ended their life with suicide due to poverty and unemployment. The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that on Friday, Dec 22, 2017, “Golmoradi Azizi” (a Kurdish vendor from Kam ...

A Young Female Activist committed Suicide in Javanrud

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-20 02:01
During the past few days, A civil activist from Javanrud in Kermanshah committed suicide by hanging herself and lost her life. “On Friday, December 15, 2017, a young female activist called Roqiyah Saeidi attempted suicide due to family issues and eventual ...

2 suicide bombers targeted church west Pakistan

ANHA - 2017-12-17 15:43
NEWS DESK- 5 people were killed and other 15 got wounded in the result of two suicidal attacks that targeted a church in Kwaita city west of Pakistan. Two people blasted themselves in a church in Kwaita city west of Pakistan, and 5 people were killed and ...

Gunmen kill five in attack on church in Pakistan’s Quetta

Waar Media - 2017-12-17 11:55
WAAR-DUHOK: Two suicide attackers opened fire inside a church in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least five people and wounding up to 16 before being stopped by police guards, officials said. The gunmen wearing explosives-filled vests stormed ...

IS Militants Attack Iraqi, Hashd Al-Shaabi Forces, Casualties Reported

BAS News - 2017-12-16 10:53
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) militants attacked Hashd al-Shaabi militias and Iraqi forces in Salahuddin province on the Iraqi-Syrian border on Friday evening. IS suicide bombers attacked on Friday evening Saraya al-Salam (Peace Brigades) within Hashd a ...

A Middle-Aged Man Committed Suicide in Mahabad

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-12 02:00
Over the past few days, a middle-aged man from Mahabad hanged himself on Thursday, December 07, after setting fire to his house. According to reports obtained by Kurdistan Human Rights Network, a 55-year-old man called Ahmad Ahmadian (married with six chi ...

A young woman committed suicide in Sardasht

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-05 02:02
On Friday, a young woman in Sardasht ended her life by taking pills for not yet identified reasons. “This young woman has been identified as”Sholeh Zarban, 27 years old and single. Her corpse was transferred to the Orumiyeh Forensic Medicine yesterday and ...

It’s Curtains For The Court

E-Kurd - 2017-12-02 13:17
Deyan Ranko Brashich | Exclusive to Ekurd.net It’s curtains for Slobodan Praljak, the Croatian General convicted of war crimes. He’s done dead, committing suicide by publicly drinking poison during an open court session last week. It’s also curtains for ...

Suicide Attack Near Mosul Foiled

BAS News - 2017-12-01 00:05
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces foiled an attempted suicide attack near the northern city of Mosul, a source from the country’s military said. “A suicide bomber driving a bomb-laden vehicle tried to target a group of rapid-response personnel in the desert ...

Baghdad: 45 People Killed, Injured in Suicide, Gunfire Attack

BAS News - 2017-11-28 00:23
BAGHDAD — Two suicide bombers opened fire at civilians in Baghdad overnight on Monday before, killing at least 17 civilians, the Iraqi Interior Ministry said. One of the suicide bombers blew himself up immediately, the other was killed by the security fo ...

24 Killed, 85 Injured in Tuesday’s Blast in Tuz Khurmatu

BAS News - 2017-11-22 09:54
ERBIL — At least 24 people were killed and dozens were injured on Tuesday in a suicide car bomb attack targeting a crowded market in the center of the district of Tuz Khurmatu, a multi-ethnic city, south of Kirkuk. A car bomb exploded in a popular grocer ...

Iran: A Teenage Committed Suicide in Sardasht

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-11-16 02:02
On Tuesday, November 14, a teenage girl ended her life by hanging herself in Sardasht due to family problems. according to the information obtained by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) , the teenage girl was called Tania Ibrahimi, 13 years old, daught ...

Hashd Al-Shaabi Making Random Arrests of Kurds, Sunnis in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-11-06 14:42
ERBIL — Following the suicide attacks against the Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi in Kirkuk on Sunday, the militias launched random arrests and raid campaigns against Kurds and Sunni Arabs. BasNews has learned that Hashd al-Shaabi mili ...

Kirkuk: Sunday’s Suicide Bombers Were Foreigners

BAS News - 2017-11-05 20:11
KIRKUK — Iraqi War Media Cell (WMC) said on Sunday that the suicide bombers who attacked Kirkuk earlier the day were foreign members of the Islamic State (IS). The WMC said that initial investigations revealed that the two militants had been hiding in a ...

Two suicide attacks in Iraq's Kirkuk kill at least five

Reuters - 2017-11-05 19:55
KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Two suicide bombers killed at least five people and wounded more than 20 in an attack on a Shi'ite mosque in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Sunday, police and medical sources said. ...

Two Bomb Blasts Target Hashd Al-Shaabi Militias in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-11-05 13:22
The explosions caused over a dozen casualties ERBIL — A suicide attack rocked Kirkuk city on Sunday after it was taken over by the Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi, leaving five people dead and over 10 others injured, security sources said. The suicid ...

A Woman Displaced by Hashd Al-Shaabi in Tuz Khurmatu Commits Suicide

BAS News - 2017-11-04 10:08
ERBIL — A woman who was displaced by the Iran-backed militias in Tuz Khurmatu city, south of Kirkuk Province, committed suicide in Sulaymaniyah. The Iranian-controlled militias in Iraq, equipped with US-supplied heavy arms, took over Kurdistan Region’s d ...

Another Woman Committed Suicide in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-25 02:02
A young woman hanged herself from a tree at Abidar Park in Sanandaj on October 19, 2017. An informed source has identified the woman as Sonia Atayi from Kile Glan and resident of Sanandaj. “She was suffering from a post-natal depression since a week ago a ...

Iran: A Woman Commits Suicide Through Self-Immolation in Paveh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-25 02:02
A woman from Paveh lost her life due to self-immolation last week. According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), On Monday, October 16, 2017, a woman called “Fanoos Azizi”, 60 years old from Baneware village of Paveh, committed suicide through s ...

A Young Doctor Committed Suicide in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-21 02:00
A young female doctor ended her life by taking pills for unknown reasons On October 18. An informed source in a conversation with Kurdistan Human Rights Network clarified the identity of this young doctor as”Arezoo Ghobadi”, 35 years old and with a three- ...

Iran: A Woman Commits Suicide Through Self-Immolation in Saqez

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-13 02:00
A 35-year-old Kurdish woman from Saheb has lost her life due to self-immolation. According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), on Saturday, October 07, 2017, a young woman called “Fermisk Ahmad Zadeh” (Daughter of Rashid) married with two childr ...

Suicide Bomber Kills, Injures Dozens West of Iraq

BAS News - 2017-10-12 01:09
ERBIL — A suicide bomber killed overnight Wednesday at least 11 people after detonating his explosive vest in Iraqi western city of Hit, Anbar province. The city's security bureau said initial reports indicate 15 other people are injured. Officials revea ...

A Kurd prisoner at Marivan Prison attempted suicide

Hengaw - 2017-10-08 03:02
Hengaw: One of the detainees accused of supporting the holding of the Kurdistan referendum committed suicide at the Marivan Prison due to The post A Kurd prisoner at Marivan Prison attempted suicide appeared first on Human Rights News. ...
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