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Petition demands recognition of ISIS genocide by German parliament

ANF - 2021-09-11 17:49
The Office for Yazidi Affairs demands in a petition the recognition of the ISIS genocide by the German parliament. The deadline for signatures is September 23. ...

'Erdogan wants to finish the Yazidi genocide that ISIS left incomplete'

ANF - 2021-08-19 16:49
FCK-BW-BAYERN said that the Erdogan regime wants to finish the Yazidi genocide that ISIS left incomplete. ...

TAJE: Turkish state and its partner Kadhimi seek for a new genocide

ANF - 2021-08-19 15:43
The Yazidi Women’s Movement released a statement on the current attacks against Shengal and said, “The fascist Turkish state and its partner Mustafa al-Kadhimi intend to pave the way for a new genocide against Yazidi people.” ...

A message from PM Masrour Barzani on anniversary of Yazidi genocide

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-08-16 00:05

The Yazadi (Izadi) Community in Shangal faced Genocide in 2014

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2021-08-12 19:19
When the 74th genocide arrived at the doors of the Izadi (Yazidi) community, it was not the physical genocide that The post The Yazadi (Izadi) Community in Shangal faced Genocide in 2014 appeared first on Kurdistan Human Rights Association (KMMK) e.V.. ...

A message from the KRG on the Yazidi genocide

KRG-Spain - 2021-08-11 00:03
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – The Kurdistan Regional Government on Tuesday released a statement commemorating the 7th anniversary of the Yazidi genocide in Shingal. Full statement from the KRG: “Today, seven years have passed since the massacr ...

30. July 2021 – Genocide crimes against the Yazidi people in northern Iraq (August 3, 2014)

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2021-08-04 23:44

Slowly not surely: Reconstruction lags in Sinjar seven years after Yazidi genocide

Alaraby - 2021-08-04 12:18

A message from the KRG on the Yazidi genocide

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-08-04 07:11
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (GOV.KRD) – The Kurdistan Regional Government on Tuesday released a statement commemorating the 7th anniversary of the Y... Continue reading ...

World Jewish Groups Commemorate Seventh Anniversary of Yazidi Genocide by ISIS | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Algemeiner - 2021-08-04 06:27

Pro-Kurdish party calls on Turkey to recognize Yazidi massacre as genocide - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2021-08-03 23:43

Kongreya Star calls for recognition of Shengal Autonomous Administration

ANF - 2021-08-03 19:41
The North and East Syrian Coordination of Kongreya Star called on the international community to recognize Yazidi genocide and Shengal Autonomous Administration. ...

TJA: Yazidi women give hope to the world

ANF - 2021-08-03 15:42
TJA stated that Yazidi women give hope to the world and demanded that August 3 be declared as “International Day of Action Against Femicide" and Genocide”. ...

HDP: Turkey should recognize the Yazidi genocide, stop aggression

ANF - 2021-08-03 11:58
HDP Peoples and Beliefs Commission co-chair, Tülay Hatimoğulları, issued a statement on the 7th anniversary of the Yazidi genocide and called on Turkey to recognize this genocide and abandon its aggressive policies. ...

Afrin Autonomous Administration condemns genocide of Yazidi in its 7th anniversary

ANF - 2021-08-03 09:35
Afrin Autonomous Administration held a press conference on the 7th anniversary of the ISIS genocide in Shengal and said that the UN should recognize the Shengal Autonomous Administration. ...

The Yazidi community in Shengal faced genocide in 2014

ANF - 2021-08-03 08:11
When the 74th genocide arrived at the doors of the Yazidi community, it was not the physical genocide that dealt the deadly blow to the Yazidi people. What killed them was the betrayal that clad itself with a black garment. ...

7 Years After Islamic State Genocide, Yazidi Survivors Still Seeking Justice | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2021-08-03 00:35

YJŞ: We can respond to attacks

ANF - 2021-08-02 16:33
In a statement to mark the anniversary of the Yazidi Genocide, Shengal Women's Protection Units‎ (YJŞ) said that they can respond to the attacks. ...

Activists in Bielefeld mark anniversary of the genocide carried out by ISIS against the Yazidis

ANF - 2021-08-02 09:31
A protest was held in Bielefeld to mark the anniversary of the genocide of the Yazidi community carried out by ISIS mercenaries in Shengal in 2014. ...

Yazidi-vrouwen in Shengal lopen mars voor erkenning van genocide en status – Koerdische Autonome Regio – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2021-07-28 06:09

Yazidi women march in Shengal for recognition of genocide and status

ANF - 2021-07-27 16:23
As the anniversary of the genocide perpetrated by ISIS in Shengal on 3 August 2014 is approaching, the Yazidi women organized a march demanding recognition of genocide and status for autonomy. ...

Deputy Dallemagne: The Belgian government should propose a roadmap for the Yazidis

ANF - 2021-07-17 10:38
Deputy Georges Dallemagne, who led the Belgian Parliament to recognize the Yazidi genocide, asked the government to draw up a roadmap. Dallemagne stated that this decision was the strongest decision taken by Belgium regarding the genocide. ...

Belgian parliament recognises Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2021-07-16 10:08
The Belgian parliament unanimously recognized the Islamic State massacre of the Yazidi in 2014 as a genocide. ...

Belgian parliament unanimously recognizes Yazidi genocide

Rûdaw - 2021-07-16 06:32

Belgium tries to recognize Yazidi genocide on... | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2021-07-15 09:24

Nederland voor erkenning genocide op Yazidi- bevolking – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2021-07-13 19:38

Yazidis: The whole Europe should recognize the Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2021-07-10 15:48
Yazidi people living in Aleppo demanded the European Parliament, as well as Belgium, to recognize Yazidi genocide and stated that the Turkish state and allied gangs should be brought to account. ...

Dutch Parliament recognises ISIS massacre of Yazidis as genocide

ANF - 2021-07-07 07:50
The Dutch House of Representatives has recognized the massacre carried out by ISIS against the Yazidi community as genocide and a crime against humanity. ...

Belgian Parliament recognizes Yazidi Genocide

ANF - 2021-07-01 14:01
The Belgian lawmakers also asked the government to “use all domestic and international legal means so that the crime of genocide committed by ISIS in Iraq and Syria does not go unpunished.” ...

How genocide and displacement threatens Yazidi cultural identity

Alaraby - 2021-06-25 19:08

HPG pays tribute to Metîna martyr Têkoşer Botan

ANF - 2021-06-22 10:08
The HPG announced that guerrilla Têkoşer Botan has fallen a martyr. The Yazidi guerrilla from Shengal, who survived the ISIS genocide in 2014 and fell in May 2021 in Metîna during the resistance to the Turkish occupation. ...

A secret operation to reunite Yazidi women and children after genocide - The Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2021-03-17 21:40

REPAK: “Get your hands off the Yazidis”

ANF - 2021-03-13 13:55
“The Yazidi community survived the genocide by the ISIS and is now threatened by Iraq and the KDP. Get your hands off the Yazidis,” says REPAK and demands solidarity with the people in Shengal and recognition of the right to self-determination. ...

Yazidi women in Shengal celebrate International Women's Day

ANF - 2021-03-08 20:08
Yazidi women celebrated March 8 in the Kersê valley on Mount Shengal. The international community was urged to recognize August 3 as "Femicide and Genocide Remembrance Day." ...

How justice can be done to Iraq’s Yazidi victims of Daesh genocide | Arab News

Arabnews - 2021-02-20 23:07

Yazidis Bury Genocide Victims in Kocho, Shingal, Iraq

E-Kurd - 2021-02-06 14:28
Dr. Amy L. Beam | Exclusive to Ekurd.net On February 6, 2021, the displaced Yazidi [Ezidi] survivors will bury the remains of their loved ones who were brutally massacred on August 15, 2014, by Da’esh (aka, Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant/ISIL/ISIS) ...

How the Yazidi perceive the Responsibility to Protect and the Actions of the International Community

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-20 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 10th, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Center for Peace and Human Security (CPHS) has published a study (After Genocide: How the Yazidi Perceive the Responsibility to Protect and the Actions of the I ...

KCK warns against continuation of the Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2020-10-11 14:45
"Whoever has conduced to Yazidi women being sold in slave markets cannot make decisions about the Yazidi people and Shengal," said the KCK in reference to the Shengal agreement concluded between Baghdad and the KDP government. ...

The Plight of the Yazidis: An Interview with Dawood Saleh, A Survivor of the Yazidi Genocide

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2020-09-22 22:35

Turkey accused of continuing the Yazidi genocide after drone strikes in Iraq | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-08-28 18:10

Six years after genocide, international community must prioritize justice for Yazidi community | | UN News

UN - 2020-08-17 03:50

Sixth Anniversary of Yazidi Genocide Marked - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-08-07 09:17

KCK: Autonomy and self-defense will secure the future of Yazidis

ANF - 2020-08-03 17:02
Only through an autonomous status and the expansion of self-defense can the existence of the Yazidi people in Shengal be preserved, says the KCK on the anniversary of the ISIS genocide six years ago. ...

Armenia commemorates 6th anniversary of Yazidi Genocide – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-08-03 10:48

HDP Women's Council salutes the resistance of Shengal

ANF - 2020-08-03 10:05
The HDP Women's Council issued a statement on the anniversary of the genocide carried out by ISIS against the Yazidi people in Shengal. ...

Kurdistan Region President’s message on the anniversary of the Shingal genocide

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2020-08-03 09:58
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, August 3, 2020 It is with great sadness that we mark the sixth anniversary of the genocide committed against the Yazidis and the tragedy of Shingal (Sinjar). We honor and remember our Yazidi sisters and brothers who fell victim to ...

Demo for Shengal in Sydney

ANF - 2020-08-02 20:39
Demonstrations to mark the sixth year anniversary of the Yazidi genocide in Shengal are taking place all around the world. ...

“Liberation of all women will be the answer to genocides”

ANF - 2020-08-02 20:11
"Organisation and liberation of all women will be the answer to the genocides of the occupiers," says Kongra Star on the sixth anniversary of the ISIS genocide against the Yazidi community. ...

On Yazidi genocide anniversary, failure to support survivors decried - The Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2020-08-02 18:24

KON-MED calls for autonomous status for Êzîdxan

ANF - 2020-07-31 17:29
August 3 marks the sixth anniversary of the genocide and femicide of the Yazidi population of Shengal by the ISIS. The Germany-wide umbrella organisation KON-MED calls for participation in action days starting tomorrow. ...

HDP MP Uca calls for participation in Shengal memorial events

ANF - 2020-07-30 14:41
HDP MP Feleknas Uca calls for participation in the activities on the anniversary of the ISIS massacre in Shengal (Sinjar). On the sixth anniversary of the Yazidi genocide, actions are planned worldwide. ...

Investigation against French jihadist for crimes against Yazidi

ANF - 2020-07-28 11:06
A judicial investigation has been opened against a French jihadist accused of acts of “genocide” and “crimes against humanity” in Syria between 2015 and 2016 against the Yazidi community. ...

Turkey waging war against Kurds and Yazidi genocide survivors | Jewish World Watch

JWW - 2020-07-23 01:38

United Nation: The IDs of 160 ISIS terrorists have been revealed

Waar Media - 2020-07-18 18:17
WAAR_DUHOK United Nation revealed the IDs of 160 ISIS terrorists who are involved in Yazidi’s genocide. Karim Asad Ahmad Khan, Special Adviser and Head of the United Nations Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by ISIS announ ...

Second day of march for Shengal in Germany

ANF - 2020-07-18 14:05
“Stop genocide, status for Shengal” is the motto of the march for Shengal and the Yazidi people. ...

Turkey waging war against Kurdish and Yazidi genocide survivors | Jewish World Watch

JWW - 2020-07-10 21:35

Yazidi and Kurdish organisations warn of a repeat of 2014 genocide at the hands of Turkey | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-06-22 23:45

Yazidi Exile Council of Sinjar calls to “stop Turkish attacks”

ANF - 2020-06-15 03:02
Survivors of the ISIS genocide in Shengal were among the targets of the Turkish state that carried out a massive aerial bombardment on several locations in South Kurdistan tonight. ...

16-year-old Yazidi girl freed after six years in ISIS captivity

ANF - 2020-04-27 16:31
Ronya F. was ten years old when the ISIS committed genocide in Shengal. She was taken to Mosul and sold in a slave market. At 14 she was forced to marry a 32-year-old jihadist. She has just been freed in the Hol Camp. ...

German court tries Islamic State jihadist over Yazidi genocide

E-Kurd - 2020-04-25 02:07
FRANKFURT,— A man believed to have belonged to the Islamic State (IS) group goes on trial in Germany on Friday accused of genocide and murdering a child belonging to the Yazidi minority who he held as a slave. Identified only as Taha al-J., the 37-year-ol ...

Genocide on Yazidis: Trial against ISIS member starts in Germany

ANF - 2020-04-24 16:12
The trial against an Iraqi man who is accused, among other things, of having let a five-year-old Yazidi girl die of thirst, has begun at the Higher Regional Court in Frankfurt. ...

15-year-old Yazidi boy stabbed to death in Celle, Germany

ANF - 2020-04-08 15:12
15-year-old Hussein Khalaf was stabbed to death in Celle. The young Yazidi boy had fled with his family from Shengal to Germany after the ISIS genocide. ...

ISIS member charged with brutally murdering a Yazidi girl

ANF - 2020-02-21 19:38
An ISIS member jailed in Germany has been charged with brutally murdering a Yazidi girl, committing genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. ...

UN report warns ISIS is reasserting under new leader believed to be behind Yazidi genocide - CNNPolitics

CNN - 2020-01-29 22:24

UN report warns ISIS is reasserting under new leader believed to be behind Yazidi genocide

Cbs58 - 2020-01-29 21:54

UN report warns ISIS is reasserting under new leader believed to be behind Yazidi genocide - Erie News Now | WICU and WSEE in Erie, PA

Erienewsnow - 2020-01-29 20:02

Yazidi genocide survivors call for US to stop Turkey bombing Sinjar

Green Left Weekly - 2020-01-24 13:14
Turkey's war on RojavaPeter BoyleIssue 1250IraqYazidisSinjarShengalJanuary 24, 2020The Yazidi minority community in Sinjar, Iraq, is still recovering from the horrendous 2014 genocide by Islamic State (IS) terrorists. Yet, on January 15, it was the target ...

Raad van Shengal : Turkse aanval voortzetting van genocide op Yazidi’s – Zuid-Koerdistan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2020-01-16 12:16

Turkish airstrikes target Yazidi areas recovering from ISIS genocide - The Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2020-01-16 02:11

Shengal Council: Turkish attack continuation of Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2020-01-15 16:36
The Council of Shengal said that the attack was a continuation of the genocidal attacks carried out on the basis of the Turkish state’s cooperation with ISIS. ...

Career Officials Thwart Aid to Christian, Yazidi Genocide Victims | RealClearPolitics

Realclearpolitics - 2019-12-11 21:13

Fighting to get the Yazidi genocide recognised after surviving the horrors of the Islamic State

Heraldmalaysia - 2019-11-08 16:58

INDIA – IRAQ Fighting to get the Yazidi genocide recognised after surviving the horrors of the Islamic State

Asianews - 2019-11-07 14:00

Five years after Yazidi genocide, US warns ISIS is rebounding | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-08-17 02:42

Protest against Yazidi Genocide in London

ANF - 2019-08-08 13:50
Kurdish People’s Council London held a performance to protest ISIS gangs’ attack against Shengal on August 3 and the subsequent massacre. ...

KCK: KRG decision on Yazidi genocide should be expanded

ANF - 2019-08-05 16:46
"As we commend the Federal Kurdistan Parliament for their decision on the genocide, we urge them to take a common stance against attacks on diverse faiths, cultures and ethnicities in all of the Middle East." ...

Events all over the world to remember Shengal

ANF - 2019-08-03 20:07
The genocide carried out by ISIS against the Yazidi on 3 August 2014 in Shengal, was commemorated in many cities throughout the world. ...

CIK: Muslims can’t remain silent for Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2019-08-03 18:34
Civaka Islamiya Kurdistan condemned the Yazidi massacre and said, “Anybody who considers themselves a Muslim will bear the weight of remaining silent for this massacre in this world and the next.” ...

Shengal genocide victims commemorated in Toronto

ANF - 2019-08-03 17:33
Victims of the Yazidi genocide perpetrated by ISIS in Shengal are remembered all around the world. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan parliament designates Aug. 3 as Yazidi genocide remembrance day

E-Kurd - 2019-08-03 17:20
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament on Saturday passed a bill declaring August 3, as the annual Day of Remembrance of the Genocide against the Yazidis. MPs attending a Saturday parliamentary session passed a resolution to “ ...

FEDA: Responsible of Shengal genocide must be brought to justice

ANF - 2019-08-03 16:31
FEDA said in a statement on the 5th anniversary of the Yazidi genocide in Shengal: "Those responsible must be tried regardless of their identity and authority." ...

Shengal, five years ago

ANF - 2019-08-03 11:33
When the 74th genocide arrived at the doors of the Yazidi community, it was not the physical genocide that dealt the deadly blow to the Yazidi people. What killed them was the betrayal that clad itself with a black garment. ...

HDP: The Yazidis are still threatened with genocide

ANF - 2019-08-03 11:02
Despite being recognised as a genocide but all major international institutions,Turkey did not recognise as such the Yazidi massacre of 3 August 2014. ...

KCDK-E called on everyone to join activities on 3 August

ANF - 2019-08-02 11:53
KCDK-E co-presidency Council had demanded the recognition of the Yazidi status on the occasion of 3 August, the fifth anniversary of the genocide attacks carried out by ISIS on Shengal. ...

Actions in Germany to mark 3 August anniversary

ANF - 2019-07-31 18:36
The Federation of Yazidi Women's Assemblies (SMJÊ) called on people to join the actions to be organised on 3 August to commemorate the victims of the genocide attacks carried out by ISIS in Shengal. ...

Yazidi women called to be in the squares on 3 August

ANF - 2019-07-15 10:08
The German Federation of Women's Assemblies declared 3 August, the 5th anniversary of the genocide against the Yazidi in Shengal carried out by ISIS, as the day of action and called everyone to the squares against Feminicide. ...

Kiwi-Kurdish lawyer on her work in human rights and advocacy for Kurds

Rûdaw - 2019-06-15 18:29
Recipient of the Harvard Satter Human Rights Fellowship, Gardi is currently collecting evidence on the Yazidi genocide ...

Iraqi President Salih sent draft bill on genocide against Yazidi

ANF - 2019-04-10 08:34
Iraqi President Barham Salih sent a draft bill to parliament that would classify atrocities committed by ISIS against Yazidi women as “genocide”. ...

Israel votes down recognition of Yazidi genocide, citing UN - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-03-08 01:38

Yazidi genocide discussed at European Parliament

ANF - 2019-02-28 20:41
A conference took place at the European Parliament about the Yazidi genocide. ...

Ezdiki – The Language of The Yazidis?

E-Kurd - 2019-01-15 13:03
Yilmaz Algin| Translated by Rojda, Ezidi Press “But the Yazidis call their language “zyman e ezda” (the language of the Yazidis)”, Ernest Chantre in “Notes ethnologiques sur les Yésidi” in 1895, Turkey. Since the genocide began in 2014, the Yazidi (Ezidi ...

Yazidi genocide survivor will use Nobel Prize money to build hospital - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-18 01:48

Social media aims for awareness on anniversary of Yazidi genocide - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-14 20:50

A Way Forward for Sinjar

International Crisis Group - 2018-12-13 23:20
Sinjar, the Iraqi district that was the site of the Yazidi genocide in 2014, still carries the wounds of that horrible time. But today a confluence of national and international interests holds the promise to revitalise the area and deliver it to local g ...

Why was a Yazidi genocide bill voted down in Israel’s Knesset?

Seth Frantzman - 2018-11-21 22:21
MK Svetlova: Israel was created from the ashes of the Holocaust, we are obligated to acknowledge the suffering of others By SETH J. FRANTZMAN In a preliminary vote in the […] ...

Yazidi genocide survivors say ISIS supporters returning to northern Iraq

Jerusalem Post - 2018-08-30 16:30
Locals say Baghdad is not ensuring the protection of survivors. ...

Yazidi leader killed in air strike by Turkey four years after genocide - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-08-17 09:21

Statement by Ricardo Rodriguez, Head of UNAMI Regional Office Erbil, at the first international conference of the Yazidi genocide - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-08-16 18:32

KRG Prime Minster commemorates Yazidi genocide | Tamil Guardian

Tamilguardian - 2018-08-05 15:17

Prelude to genocide: Remembering the days before August 2014 and the Yazidi genocide

Seth Frantzman - 2018-08-01 15:01
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN JERUSALEM, JUNE 2014 – In June 2014 ISIS attacked Camp Speicher in Iraq. The group captured more than 1,000 mostly Shi’ite cadets and systematically murdered them. […] ...
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