Ismet Chérif Vanly – Obituary

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/11/2011 00:00:00
The Gesellschaft for bedrohte Völker (GfbV) mourns the loss of a democrat, scientist and member of our advisory board, Ismet Chérif Vanly (Wanly). View Article

Final resolutions to the 7th international conference on EU, Turkey and the Kurds

  • EUTCC
  • 24/11/2010 00:00:00
FINAL RESOLUTIONS TO THE 7th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EU, TURKEY AND THE KURDS European Parliament, Brussels 17th & 18th November 2010 - Room ASP 3G2 View Article

The 2009: Year of the ox, gorilla, astronomy or president?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Ivan Simic
  • 24/11/2009 00:00:00
The year 2009 is definitely Presidential year; Barack Obama is inaugurated as the 44th, and first African American President of the United States, Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir is appointed as the new Prime Minister of Iceland View Article

Dire consequences may await Kurds when American troops exit Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Rauf Naqishbendi
  • 24/11/2008 00:00:00
The Iraqi government and U.S. officials recently signed a pact regarding American troops withdrawal, that may well prove to be one of the most costly diplomatic blunders in U.S. history. View Article

Kurds in N. Iraq Receive Arms From Bulgaria

  • Washington Post - By Ernesto Londoño
  • 24/11/2008 00:00:00
Kurdish officials this fall took delivery of three planeloads of small arms and ammunition imported from Bulgaria, three U.S. military officials said, an acquisition that occurred outside the weapons procurement procedures of Iraq's central government. View Article

Kurdish rebels blow up pipeline

  • FT - By Delphine Strauss
  • 24/11/2008 00:00:00
Kurdish rebels claimed responsibility yesterday for an attack which halted flows of Iraqi oil through the Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline, according to the Firat news agency, which is close to the separatist Kurdistan Workers party (PKK). View Article

Iraq engulfed by terror and civil war

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Mufid Abdulla
  • 24/11/2006 00:00:00
The historical record shows Iraq as a whole as being a very difficult area to govern. The country has a history of coups one after another since the 1968. View Article

Iraq Car Bomb Kills 22 After Deadly Day

  • AP
  • 24/11/2006 00:00:00
Friday's blast came as funeral processions began for the scores of Iraqis who were killed on Thursday. View Article

Iran touts 3-way summit ahead of Bush meeting with Iraqi prime minister

  • AP
  • 24/11/2006 00:00:00
Iran touted its weekend summit with the Iraqi and Syrian presidents, moving to secure a larger role in the region. View Article

At last, Iraq finds a Web designation: Domain name .iq is set for Internet

  • Boston Globe
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
It was a tiny electronic victory after years of frustration and defeat. Yesterday, Iraqi officials announced the launch of .iq, Iraq's identity on the World Wide Web. View Article

Interview with Kurdistan Islamic Group Head Ali Babir

  • Asharq Al-Awsat - By Mohammed Al Shafey
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
Islamic movements have reappeared on the Iraqi Kurdish scene recently after a host of developments, most notably the occurrence of acts of violence and clashes in Al-Sulaymaniyah and bombings in Arbil, which were blamed on the group Ansar al-Islam. View Article

Iraq car blast kills 30: police

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
The death toll from a car bomb blast outside a hospital south of Baghdad rose to 30, with more than 20 wounded, Iraqi police sources said on Thursday. View Article

U.S. Considers Troop Cuts After Iraq Holds Elections

  • New York Times
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
The Pentagon is planning to make modest troop reductions after next month's elections in Iraq and, if security conditions improve, could begin reductions next summer that would drop the American force level below 100,000 by late next yea. View Article

Turkish parliament orders inquiry into bombing

  • Reuters
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
Turkey's parliament gave the go-ahead on Wednesday for an investigation into a bookshop bombing in Turkey's troubled southeast that many blamed on security forces and sparked weeks of violence. View Article

Opinion: Why I still vote for the Kurdistan alliance list?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Deyary Rakhtawan
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
Despite my anger at Kurdish leaders for their corruption, Nepotism and power monopoly and not unifying Kurdistan governments, I still vote for the Kurdistan alliance list. View Article

Jihadist Iraq just won't happen

  • LA Times
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
From the people who brought you Saddam Hussein's mushroom cloud and the secret Iraqi-Al Qaeda alliance comes a new specter to trouble our sleep: jihadist Iraq. View Article

Turkish police break up Kurdish demonstration, parliament to discuss violence

  • AP
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
Turkish police used armored carriers to disperse Kurdish demonstrators, armed with firebombs and stones, the Anatolia news agency reported Wednesday. View Article

US struggles with Iraq

  • News24
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
A torrent of bad news - rising soldier death tolls, suicide bombers, torture allegations - is riling America right now with the hard realities of Iraq. View Article

Al-Qaida in Iraq denies al-Zarqawi killed

  • AP
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
Al-Qaida in Iraq on Wednesday denied that its leader, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, was among those killed in a weekend raid and gunfight in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. View Article

Iraq: Life Goes On in Fallujah's Rubble

  • Inter Press
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
A year after the U.S.-led "Operation Phantom Fury" damaged or destroyed 36,000 homes, 60 schools and 65 mosques in Fallujah, Iraq, residents inside the city continue to suffer from lack of compensation, slow reconstruction and high rates of illness. View Article

Iraq Asks Russia for Help With Syria

  • AP
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
Iraq's foreign minister on Monday called on Russia to use its close ties with Syria to urge it to do more to seal its border with his violence-wracked country and accused neighboring states of interfering in Iraqi affairs. View Article

Japan exempts Iraq from 80% of debts

  • Xinhua
  • 24/11/2005 00:00:00
The Japanese and Iraqi foreign ministers signed an agreement Thursday on Japan's waiving 80 percent of the debts owed by Iraq. View Article

Sweden grants asylum to more than 200 Iranian Kurds

  • AFP
  • 24/11/2004 00:00:00
More than 200 Iranian Kurds granted political asylum in Sweden are to fly to Stockholm overnight. View Article

Sunnis set to boycott elections

  • IWPR
  • 24/11/2004 00:00:00
The attack on Fallujah has deepened Sunni suspicions of the election process. View Article

The common demands of the political parties and personalities of North Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Political forces of North Kurdistan
  • 24/11/2004 00:00:00
The common demands of the political parties and personalities of North Kurdistan for a political solution to the Kurdish issue in Turkey. View Article

The recent Islamic violence’s roots are not in al-Qaida, but in Turkey

  • Info-Turk Foundation
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
It was the Hezbollah, armed by the Turkish Army, that assassinated hundreds of Turkish and Kurdish intellectuals and political activists. View Article

Norway refuses to extradite Mullah Krekar to Jordan

  • AFP
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
Norway on Monday rejected a request by Jordan to extradite Mullah Krekar on drug trafficking charges. View Article

Turkish red tape blocking Kurdish language course

  • AFP
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
Turkish red tape is blocking the opening of what was expected to be the country`s first Kurdish-language teaching center. View Article

U.N. transfers Oil-for-Food Program to CPA

  • Bureau of International Information Programs - By Judy Aita
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
The United Nations transfers administration of the Iraqi Oil-for-Food Program to the Coalition Provisional Authority. View Article

KRG U.N. representative meets top U.N. official

  • KRG U.N. Representation
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
KRG representative to the UN visited last week the Permanent Representative of Libyan Mission to the United Nations. View Article

Jamawar: Talabani has ordered his party not to give the names of Baath affiliated members

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Bryar Mariwani
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
Talabani has ordered his party members not to give out the names of alleged Baath-affilated PUK members to the media. View Article

Iraqi political party claims coalition forces raided offices

  • Associated Press
  • 24/11/2003 00:00:00
Members of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan say U-S troops and Iraqi police raided its offices in Mosul. View Article

Migration and the Kurdish Construction of the West

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Idris Ahmedi
  • 24/11/2002 00:00:00
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Kurd from Hawraman arrested for Afghan assassination attempt

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Bryar Mariwani
  • 24/11/2002 00:00:00
Afghan authorities have stated that a resident of the Iraqi Kurdistan named View Article

Myth of migration

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Mirza Nammo
  • 24/11/2002 00:00:00
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Blackboards and The Wind Will Carry Us

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Jalal Jonroy
  • 24/11/2002 00:00:00
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Officials from Japanese, Swedish and Spanish embassies express their support for the Kurdish nation

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated) - By R. M. Ahmad
  • 24/11/2001 00:00:00
Japanese Embassy condemned the inhuman behaviour of Jund Anti-Islam. View Article

Campaign succeeds as Balfour Beatty withdraws from Ilisu

  • Ilisu Dam campaign
  • 24/11/2001 00:00:00
Balfour Beatty, the lead contractor for the Ilisu Dam, announced its withdrawal from the project on social, environmental and economic grounds View Article

Oh Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Sertip Zangana
  • 24/11/2001 00:00:00
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Distrust of the Dutch lawyers

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Huseyin Baybasin
  • 24/11/2000 00:00:00
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Saddam chips his way to freedom

  • The Economist
  • 24/11/2000 00:00:00
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Journey to El Dorado has just got harder

  • The Daily Telegraph - By Patrick Bishop in Sangatte
  • 24/11/2000 00:00:00
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important Ilisu Dam Campaign meeting on 5th Dec

  • Peace in Kurdistan / Ilisu Dam Campaign
  • 24/11/2000 00:00:00
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