Turkish bombing wounded a shepherd, local sources

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/11/2011 00:00:00
As a result of the Turkish air-bombardments, one shepherd, known as Ismail Hamed (20 year male) from the Village of Suregule wounded and taken to Qaladize Hospital, View Article

How not to treat a friend…

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Gerald A. Honigman
  • 22/11/2009 00:00:00
What I have just described is the Arab and extreme Left's idea of "free speech." It was so back then, and it so today as well…perhaps even worse. View Article

Rectified Personal Status Law in Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Falah Muradkin
  • 22/11/2008 00:00:00
A new Personal Status Law is now being legislated by the Regional Parliament of Iraqi-Kurdistan. The old law, of 1959, has been changed several times under Saddam’s dictatorship View Article

'Honour' killing: pressure grows on UK to extradite suspect from Iraq

  • The Guardian - By Karen McVeigh
  • 22/11/2007 00:00:00
A man who is wanted in the UK for his alleged involvement in a notorious "honour" killing has been arrested in northern Iraq and offered for extradition, the Guardian has learned. View Article

A sudden rush of awareness on Kurdish rights

  • TDN
  • 22/11/2007 00:00:00
Judging by what former commanders are saying now, Turkey’s approach to the Kurdish issue was fundamentally flawed from the start View Article

In response to Ilnur Cevik: The days of fratricidal wars amongst Kurds have long passed

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Nergiz Duhoki
  • 22/11/2006 00:00:00
It is behind doubts that the current Iraq’s foreign minister “is a renowned Kurdish leader who is the uncle of” Southern Kurdistan’s president View Article

Iraq news update

  • IWPR
  • 22/11/2006 00:00:00
Syrian delegation headed by Syria's foreign minister recently visited Iraq agreed with Iraq to form security committees to control the borders. View Article

Flooding in northern Iraq displaces 18,000

  • UPI
  • 22/11/2006 00:00:00
Flooding in Kurdish areas in Iraq has killed at least 20 people, made 3,000 families homeless and caused large mudslides. View Article

Iraq leaders still wrangling over oil law

  • Reuters
  • 22/11/2006 00:00:00
Senior Iraqi officials will resume negotiations to try to resolve a dispute over a bill intended to encourage foreign investment in the oil and gas industry. View Article

Turkey will not respond to EU deadline

  • International Herald Tribune - By Dan Bilefsky
  • 22/11/2006 00:00:00
Turkey said that it would not respond to a EU deadline demanding that it open its ports to Cyprus, raising the stakes in a showdown that could derail Ankara's EU membership talks. View Article

Iraq: Prison torture claims

  • IWPR
  • 22/11/2006 00:00:00
Inmates skin had been removed. View Article

Suicide bomb blast kills 18 in Kirkuk

  • Reuters
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb blast killed at least 12 people and wounded 28 in an attack in the northern Iraqi city of Kerkuk on Tuesday, police and doctors at Kirkuk's main hospital said. View Article

Iraqi leaders call on U.S. to set withdrawal schedule

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Reaching out to the Sunni Arab community, Iraqi leaders called for a timetable for the withdrawal of U.S.-led forces and said Iraq's opposition had a "legitimate right" of resistance. View Article

Just not Justification: Let the ash of Ground Zero light up over the Middle East

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Sabah Yassin
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
The Kurds of today are, according to Dr. Mehrdad R. Izady, the descendants of a people who have been located in their mountain terrain since the end of the last Ice Age. They can genuinely claim to be the founders of settler farming in that land. View Article

Iraqi president Talabani on landmark Iran visit

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Iraqi President Jalal Talabani began a landmark visit to Iran yesterday, the first by an Iraqi head of state in nearly four decades, in a clear effort to win more help in battling the insurgency raging in his country. View Article

Yankee come home

  • Boston Globe - By H.D.S. Greenway
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Having come recently from Iraq, I find myself reluctantly agreeing with Representative John Murtha of Pennsylvania. American troops have become "a catalyst for violence," and therefore more part of the problem than the solution. View Article

Kurdish celebration in Ottawa - Canada

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Kurds in Nation’s capital celebrate the official approval of the Ottawa Kurdish Community Association (OKCA) by the government as a non-profit, community organization status with a party on Sunday. View Article

Cheney defends Iraq War, Intelligence that led to oust Saddam

  • KUNA
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
US Vice President Dick Cheney, whose administration is under mounting attacks by several congressmen over what they called President George Bush's "dishonest" approach to the public over the war in Iraq View Article

Iraq's militant groups positively respond to Talabani's call for talks

  • Xinhua
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Some insurgent groups responded positively on Tuesday to Iraqi President Jalal Talabani's call to participate in the political process. View Article

Turkish Prime minister tries to calm Kurdish area

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Turkey's prime minister went to the overwhelmingly Kurdish southeast and urged calm Monday after weeks of rioting. View Article

Young, educated Iraqis think more about fleeing

  • Reuters
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
For students at Baghdad University, one question dominates. Should they stay and try to build lives and car View Article

Iraqi Leaders Call for Pullout Timetable

  • AP
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Reaching out to the Sunni Arab community, Iraqi leaders called for a timetable for the withdrawal of U.S.-led forces and said Iraq's opposition had a "legitimate right" of resistance. View Article

Security incidents in Iraq, Nov 22

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/11/2005 00:00:00
Following are security incidents reported in Iraq on Tuesday, Nov. 22, as of 1515 GMT. View Article

Kurds welcome call for independent state

  • ABC - By Mark Colvin
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
Kurds have welcomed the support of the Australian Senator, Ross Lightfoot, who has endorsed the idea of an independent state of Kurdistan. View Article

Parlak’s plight

  • Associated Press - By James Prichard
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
Every Monday evening, several dozen people gather at Cafe Gulistan to eat, drink and discuss what can be done to free Ibrahim Parlak. View Article

Iraq to ask Iran, Turkey for border help

  • Reuters - By Edmund Blair
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
Iraq will ask Iran and Turkey for border security arrangements to keep foreign militants out, similar to measures already agreed with Syria. View Article

Two suspected Kurdish rebels killed in Turkey clash

  • AFP
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
Two alleged Kurdish rebels suspected of plotting attacks on government targets were killed in a shootout with Turkish security forces. View Article

Foreign minister seeks global help

  • The Washington Times - By Borzou Daragahi
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
Hoshyar Zebari, Iraq`s Kurdish Foreign Minister, says his country will become a "graveyard for democracy" if the world does not help. View Article

Hell is over: Voices of the Kurds after Saddam

  • FrontPageMagazine - By Shawn Macomber
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
A new book, titled `Hell is over`, is a collection of oral stories of Kurdish peshmerga fighters and their strugglle against Saddam`s tyranny. View Article

Like china in a bull shop: Bush’s black and white belief system

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Fereydun Hilmi
  • 22/11/2004 00:00:00
Never in the history of the world has there ever been a government, no matter how dictatorial, which has bombed whole cities to force them into a “free and fair and democratic” election, let alone a temporary and unselected one. View Article

Iran hands over seven arrested KADEK members to Turkey

  • AFP
  • 22/11/2003 00:00:00
Iran has handed over to Turkey seven members of KADEK, who had been in Iranian custody since March. View Article

Jalal Talabani: Interview: Iraqi Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani

  • Al-Hayat - By Ibrahim Khayyat
  • 22/11/2003 00:00:00
Jalal Talabani, current president of the Iraqi Governing Council and general secretary of the Kurdish National Union, says Iraq wishes to improve its trade and economic relations with both Iran and Syria View Article

Mukhabarat comeback?

  • IWPR - By Nasr Kadhim
  • 22/11/2003 00:00:00
With violence spiraling, Iraqis are prepared to see the reinstatement of their hated intelligence services on condition they are reformed. View Article

New treaty against torture

  • Human Rights Watch
  • 22/11/2002 00:00:00
On 7 November, the third committee of the UN General Assembly (which deals with human rights View Article

Talabani and Barzani to address Paris conference

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Bryar Mariwani
  • 22/11/2002 00:00:00
On their visit to Europe, the KDP president, Massoud Barzani and the PUK secretary Jalal Talabani are to address the View Article

Genocide and the International Crimes in Southern Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Munther al-Fadhal
  • 22/11/2002 00:00:00
Genocide is an International Crime. It is killing or aiming to kill people by different means and is considered as an act that threatens security and safety of society because it results in extermination and persecution of people for the nature of their n View Article

The liberation of Iraq and the end of Saddam Hussein Clique are imminent

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated) - By R. M. Ahmad
  • 22/11/2001 00:00:00
All the indications is that the USA led campaign against International terror and terrorism will be directed to eradicate the source of terror and terrorism in Iraq after Afghanistan. View Article

Was Jesus Christ a Kurd?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Fereydun Hilmi
  • 22/11/2001 00:00:00
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Ocalan in death-row appeal to Europe

  • The Guardian - By Ian Black
  • 22/11/2000 00:00:00
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Turkish business rallies behind Normandy

  • The Age.com - By Barry FitzGerald
  • 22/11/2000 00:00:00
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Iraq reopens 'illegal' pipeline

  • Anannova
  • 22/11/2000 00:00:00
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China's pledge could slow Iranian weapons programs

  • AP - By Barry Schweid
  • 22/11/2000 00:00:00
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Statoil signs Iranian co-operation agreement

  • FT.com - By Matthew Jones in London
  • 22/11/2000 00:00:00
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EU support Italy in refusing to handover Ocalan to Turkey

  • Voice of America
  • 22/11/1998 00:00:00
The European Union has given its support to Italy in the handling of Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan. The Italian government has refused turkey's request for the extradition of the Kurdish leader. View Article