Self-determination, independence or federation

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Asad Khailany
  • 27/05/2011 00:00:00
Kurdistan people like any other people have the right for self-determination. History proved that self-determination rights have never been granted, but taken. View Article

Upcoming KNCNA conference

  • Prepared by Art-in-Mind
  • 27/05/2010 00:00:00
Kurdish National Congress of North America (KNCNA) has been a leading force in promoting Kurdish cause in North America for the past 22 years. View Article

The PUK leadership-Reform Wing formalised

  • PUK leadership-Reform Win
  • 27/05/2009 00:00:00
The Decision-making circle of PUK is becoming narrower every day. Aside from the Secretary-General of the party and certain individuals whom he appoints, no member, even in the upper hierarchy is aware of the details regarding the decision-making process. View Article

Pro-LTTE EU candidate gets support from PKK

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Vladimir van Wilgenburg
  • 27/05/2009 00:00:00
The Tamil human rights activist Jan Jananayagam of the NGO ‘Tamils against genocide’ participated in the 10th Congress of the pro-PKK organization Fed-Bir View Article

Despite promises, Turkish PM visits Amed with cold heard and empty hands

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Cengiz Apaydin
  • 27/05/2008 00:00:00
contrary to Erdogan’s statements, people will declare their demands concerning to peace and democracy. It is estimated that this meeting is going to be a manifesto for the solution of Kurdish issue. View Article

Kurdish reactions to W College’ decision: (1) Honorary doctorate in corruption

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 27/05/2008 00:00:00
Few days ago [Kurdistan Region PM] Nechirvan Barzani received an honorary degree [in Public Service] from an American university. View Article

Dr. Abbas: "Syria's Kurds must go with one voice"

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Dr. Abbas, working with other Kurdish activists, sought to unite the Syrian Kurdish movement, form a united Syrian Kurdish front. View Article

Kissinger papers reveal 1970s efforts to reach out to Iraq

  • AP - By Calvin Woodward
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
The United States reached out to hostile Arabs three decades ago with an offer to work toward making Israel a "small friendly country". And an assurance to Iraq that the United States had stopped backing Kurdish rebels in the north. View Article

Talabani: Turkish deployments cause fear

  • Turkish Daily News
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Iraqi president says the ‘Kurdish problem’ should be resolved in Turkey, calls for democratic means rather than military measures for its solution View Article

Foreign insurgents dictate dress code in parts of Baghdad

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Foreign insurgents enforcing what they call Islamic laws are the talk of the town in Baghdad lately. View Article

Iraqi politicians struggle to reach agreement on key security posts

  • AP
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Iraqi politicians struggled Saturday to reach agreement on candidates for two key security posts that remained vacant a week after Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's government of national unity took office. View Article

Amazing Shaho stuns crowds

  • Manchester Evening News - By Yakub Qureshi
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Shaho Qadir stunned the crowds by casting aside his crutches and artificial legs to cross the finishing line walking on his hands. View Article

Memorial Day, a Kurdish American perspective

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Kamal H. Artin
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Memorial Day in the US for some of us, as average citizens might mean camping, barbequing, and socializing with friends. View Article

Iranian politician urges U.S.-Iran ties

  • AP
  • 27/05/2006 00:00:00
Influential Iranian politician urges talks with U.S., says Iran won't give up nuclear program. View Article

Iraqis voted to divide Iraq, not unite it

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Rebwar Fatah
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Increasing the military budget does not create Iraqis. It kills them. People must not be killed for the sake of creating Iraq. Iraq should be sacrificed for the sake of its people. View Article

IWPR’s Iraqi Press Monitor [27.05.05]

  • IWPR
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Some still describe the attacks on innocents as "honourable resistance" and feel proud that they are bringing an end to the foreign presence in Iraq. View Article

Turkish PM tries to defuse crisis over halting Armenia conference

  • AFP
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Turkish PM tried to defuse a crisis over squelching a debate on the mass killings of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire which has provoked concern in the EU. View Article

Turkish parliament amends controversial penal code

  • AFP
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Turkey’s parliament Friday approved a package of amendments to a controversial new penal code. View Article

Linking EU constitution to Turkey is ’ugly,’ Turkish PM tells France

  • AFP
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Linking Turkey’s EU membership bid to a referendum in France on the EU constitution is a "very ugly and wrong" policy, said Turkey’s PM. View Article

Shiites want to limit Islamic references in Iraqi constitution

  • Chicago Tribune - By Liz Sly
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Shiite legislators have decided not to push for a greater role for Islam in the new constitution out of concern that it will inflame religious sentiments. View Article

Kurd chief who taught mercy to Saddam’s men

  • The Guardian - Michael Howard
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
When Sheikh Ali Bapir saw his fellow prisoners at the US-run detention centre near Baghdad airport he was angry. View Article

Young Iraqi Kurds choose English over Arabic

  • AFP
  • 27/05/2005 00:00:00
Kurdish leaders test the limits of their hard-won influence in the new Iraq, some say that even traditional Muslim prayers must be said in Kurdish. View Article

Kurds believe draft UN resolution on Iraq could damage their future

  • AFP
  • 27/05/2004 00:00:00
Mahmud Othman said Thursday that a draft UN resolution on Iraq could damage the political future of Iraqi Kurds. View Article

Turkey complains of US foot-dragging on Kurdish rebels, refugees

  • AFP
  • 27/05/2004 00:00:00
Turkey has complained that the U.S. had failed to make good on its promises to take action against Turkish Kurd rebels. View Article

War crime suspect Jafar Bazinji is in Ukraine

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2004 00:00:00
The war crime suspect Sheik Jafar Bazinji was assisted by the Kurdish political parties to escape to Ukraine. View Article

Hawlati: Iran supports three-state Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2004 00:00:00
The Islamic Republic of Iran supports three-state Iraq, Kurdish, Sunni and Shiia state, for the first time. View Article

Talking Turkey about Turkey

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Gerald A. Honigman
  • 27/05/2004 00:00:00
The roadmap for Kurdistan is long overdue. And if the Turks can join the Arab chorus in favor of terrorists bent on Israel’s destruction, then it’s time for Israel to reconsider its silence regarding the Kurds as well. View Article

The Case of Nuriye Kesbir

  • Human Rights Watch
  • 27/05/2004 00:00:00
Human Rights Watch writes as a matter of urgency regarding the case of Nuriye Kesbir and the real risk of torture and ill-treatment she will face upon return to Turkey. View Article

Demonstration in support of Abas Amini

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2003 00:00:00
We are calling this demonstration in support of Abas Amini. Mr. Amini is a 33 year old Iranian Kurd who arrived in the UK View Article

Investigation of Mullah Krekar case to be extended

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2003 00:00:00
The Norwegian daily Aftenposten reported that the National Authority for Investigation and Prosecution has decideded to extend View Article

U.S. troops find $100M in gold in Kirkuk

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2003 00:00:00
U.S. troops seized a truck laden with suspected gold bars worth up to $100 million at a checkpoint in south Kurdistan View Article

Kurdish refugee sews up lips, eyes and ears in protest

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2003 00:00:00
A Kurdish man from eastern Kurdistan currently living in Nottingham has sewn up his eyes, ears and mouth in protest View Article

What must the Kurdish leaders have told Tony Blair?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 27/05/2003 00:00:00
What did the Kurdish leaders tell Prime Minister Tony Blair in December 2002? Why didn’t they report what they said and the exact position of the British government to their Parliament? View Article

If Sharon were a Turk!

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Agit Can
  • 27/05/2003 00:00:00
Sharon is arguably the most hated man on the Arab street, both for his complicity in the Sabra and Shatilla massacre of 1982 in Lebanon and his current status as Prime Minister of the Jewish State. View Article

Turkish army stages operation in south Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Welat Lezgin
  • 27/05/2002 00:00:00
In paralell to the EU`s `terrorist list`, the Turkish army`s continuing military operations in north View Article

Iraqi Government stolen property of Kurds on auction in Kirkuk

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated) - By R. M. Ahmad
  • 27/05/2002 00:00:00
Iraqi Government continues the policy of ethnic cleansing and Arabisation of Kurdistan City of Kirkuk. View Article

Kurdish refugees drown as they were dumped in the sea by Turkish mafia

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Iskender Ozden
  • 27/05/2001 00:00:00
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Mr Shazad Saib's sudden death united the communities

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2001 00:00:00
In a large hall at Regents Park mosque, where in the corner lay a big bouquet of flowers with a label reading, “With respects of Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK)”, Shazad Saib’s funeral service was held in London on Friday evening. View Article

Helmut Kohl in Turkey for his son's wedding

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 27/05/2001 00:00:00
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