Legal centre for people sacked for not voting Kurdistani List or Massoud Barzani

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
To provide legal assistance to the civil servants, who have recently been unlawfully sacked, because they was suspected for not voting Kurdistani List or Massoud Barzani. View Article

After killing one and wounding a dozen in Arbil, in Sulemani two people wounded as authorities celebrate success

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
Barzani to instruct his Interior minister to control the situation. Barzani’s instruction did not stop another 2 victims in Sulemani, just few days after the Arbil incide View Article

Kurds revive civil war grudges at polls

  • IWPR
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
Election results suggest past conflict between Kurdish parties is once again influencing voters. View Article

Head of rights: Wide range of falsifications and vote riggings in Arbil and Duhok damaged the democratic process

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
The election from were abused and used unlawfully; children under 18 years of age were voted; and, the armed forces voted a number of times. View Article

Reform and Services: In less than 2 hours, the Kurdistani list votes rocketed from 55 to over 78 percent

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
The independent sources put the volume of falsification up to 25 percent in favour of Kurdistani List View Article

KDP and PUK describe other contesting lists as “enemy”

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
The opposition political entities argue that 150,000 votes are falsified in favour of Kurdistani List. View Article

EUTCC Patron Leyla Zana sentenced to prison by a Turkish Court

  • EUTCC
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
Leyla Zana, an internationally renowned Kurdish politician and spokesperson was Tuesday 28 July sentenced to 15 months imprisonment. View Article

Green MEP demands action on human rights in Turkey as Kurdish campaigner is sentenced

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2009 00:00:00
Jean Lambert has expressed her concern and disappointment over the decision by the Turkish authorities to sentence Leyla Zana, a prominent Kurdish human rights activist, to fifteen months in prison View Article

Prostitutes conquer Kirkuk: report written with blood!

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 01/08/2008 00:00:00
This report, and the secrets revealed in it, is widely thought to be a main factor behind the assassination of his author at his own home in Kirkuk on 21 July 2008, just 36 days after the publication of his report. View Article

In Memory of the Kurdish Patriot Ms Soraya Serajeddini

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Professor Asad Khailany
  • 01/08/2006 00:00:00
On July 24, 2006 in the city of Millersville in the state of Maryland, USA, the Executive Vice President of the Kurdish National Congress of North America (KNC) died suddenly. View Article

Kurdistan’s need for Further Education

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Abdil Mamand
  • 01/08/2006 00:00:00
What is fundamental for this fragile state is rebuilding its education system, after all the destructions from war, Anfal, and the genocide against them, the Kurdish people need to take this big step in rebuilding society. View Article

The UN force for Lebanon

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Fereydun Hilmi
  • 01/08/2006 00:00:00
Even politicians are now mass produced and seem to behave like clones of a western model graduated from a CIA, State Department or Foreign Office School. View Article

Let us laugh and laugh until we burst into tears: Talabani is paying taxes!

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 01/08/2006 00:00:00
Today I read very strange news on Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK)’s website pukmedia.com. View Article

Turkomans are an inseparable part of Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 01/08/2006 00:00:00
Federalism and democracy in Kurdistan are living in our heats. We, the Kurds and Turkomans, have seen our hopes blooming and we share one and the same destiny. This is the aim, which has been living in our conscience for many long years. View Article

Barzani: If we want to establish our own state, no one can stop us

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
Massud Barzani, stated that the Iraqi constitution must justify the sacrifices Kurds have made and the destruction that they have had to endure. View Article

High expectations of independence

  • The Washington Post - By Ellen Knickmeyer
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
The demands from Kurdistan for independence and for immediate action on broader territorial claims are shaping much of the debate in Baghdad. View Article

Deputy head of Iraqi Parliament says Peshmerge must dissolve

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
The deputy head of the Iraqi Parliament has said that the Kurdish Peshmarga forces must dissolve in the Iraqi army. View Article

2 shot dead by Iranian army near Baneh in Eastern Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
Local Eastern Kurdish media reported today that two men were killed near the Kurdish city of Banne in Eastern Kurdistan. View Article

Hawlati editor holds talk in London

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
The editor-in-chief of the Kurdish weekly Hawlati was in London on an official visit and gave talks about the media in Kurdistan. View Article

Iraq leaders urged to draft constitution

  • The Associated Press - By Bassem Mroue
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
The head of the committee writing Iraq’s constitution appealed Monday to the country’s political leaders to help reach compromises on key issues. View Article

IWPR’s Iraqi Press Monitor [01.08.05]

  • IWPR
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
Members of the committee to draft the constitution said no decision has been taken to postpone the final deadline of the writing of the charter. View Article

Turkish mayor freed after five-day abduction by Kurdish rebels

  • AFP
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
Hasim Akyurek, the mayor of the district of Yayladere in Bingol province, told AFP that he was released near the small hamlet of Saritosun. View Article

Kurdish language centers close in Turkey, citing lack of interest

  • AFP
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
Owners of Kurdish language teaching centers in Turkey announced Monday they were closing because of a lack of interest among Kurds. View Article

Constitution talks still on track, Iraq’s president insists

  • The Guardian - By Michael Howard
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
Iraq’s president, Jalal Talabani, insisted yesterday that the August 15 timetable for finalising the country’s constitution would be met. View Article

The current role of Eastern Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Kamal H. Artin
  • 01/08/2005 00:00:00
The purpose of this article is to argue that the recent uprising in the Eastern part of Kurdistan might also be counterproductive, if it loses its passive and peaceful character. View Article

Genital mutilation is traditional in Iraqi Kurdistan

  • Womens News - By Nicholas Birch
  • 01/08/2004 00:00:00
Activists are seeking to end female genital mutilation in Iraqi Kurdistan even as they try to determine how common the practice is. View Article

Iraqi Minister: Arab settlers are not leaving Kurdish Kirkuk

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2004 00:00:00
In an interview, the Iraqi minister of immigration and nationality said that Arab settlers are not moving out from the Kurdish city of Kirkuk. View Article

Iran: The biggest prison for journalists in the Middle East

  • RSF
  • 01/08/2003 00:00:00
Amid continuing clamour about the death of photojournalist Zahra Kazemi while in custody at the start of July, Reporters Without Borders today voiced View Article

Bomb in Ankara leaves 17 injured

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2003 00:00:00
The number of Turkish police officers injured in a bomb blast in Ankara yesterday morning has been revised upwards to 17, far more than the six originally announced View Article

Turkish PM Ecevit `recognises` Kurdistan State

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 01/08/2002 00:00:00
The Turkish Prime Minister Ecevit is desperately engaged in a heavy diplomatic debate with the US administration View Article

No to criminalisation of the Kurds!

  • Federation of Kurdish Community
  • 01/08/2002 00:00:00
injustices and to express political dissent without facing criminalisation. View Article

Displaced Kurds become migrant workers in Turkey

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Tina Bird
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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Iraqi oil Minister wagers on second passage through Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Tina Bird
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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Foreign WMD expert mercenaries are working in Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated) - By R. M. Ahmad
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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Execution of lawyers and political prisoners in Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com - By R. M. Ahmad
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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Liberated and safe, but not yet free

  • The Guardian - David Hirst
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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Barzani promotes patriotism

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Eamad Mazouri
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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Lawyers Committee calls on Turkey to support parliament member

  • Lawyers Committee For Human Rights
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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HADEP moving forward step by step

  • Ozgur Politika (Translated)
  • 01/08/2001 00:00:00
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