How should the Kurds think today?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Narav Salahaddin
  • 22/12/2010 00:00:00
The answer is; the Kurds should focus on the goal of achieving a Kurdish state and total independence in the land of Kurds, which we refer to as Kurdistan. View Article

Kirkuk: the continued struggle

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Ahmed S. Wali
  • 22/12/2008 00:00:00
The Kurdistan Region is an ideal destination for those seeking unspoiled mountain scenery and ancient archeological sites off the beaten track. View Article

President to reject press law

  • IWPR
  • 22/12/2007 00:00:00
Kurdish leader pledges to dismiss proposed legislation that would introduce prison terms for journalists. View Article

Turkey underscores importance of reaching solution to Kurdish rebels' issue

  • KUNA
  • 22/12/2006 00:00:00
Turkey's Prime Minister asserted the importance of reaching tangible results on the background of the efforts exerted by the United States and Turkey against rebels in Northern Iraq. View Article

Iraq northern oil attacks take $11 billion

  • UPI
  • 22/12/2006 00:00:00
Iraq's Oil Ministry said it lost $11 billion and 651 days of oil exports because of attacks on its northern oil pipeline. View Article

Iraqi politicians try to forge coalition

  • AP
  • 22/12/2006 00:00:00
Shiites from parliament's largest bloc met Thursday in their holy city of Najaf to try to forge a new coalition across sectarian lines. View Article

Iraq had to deal with Turkey during Kurd genocide

  • AFP - By Patrick Fort
  • 22/12/2006 00:00:00
Iraqi forces were told to cooperate with their Turkish counterparts during a 1980s campaign against Kurdish civilians, according to evidence presented to a court trying Saddam Hussein. View Article

The Islamic Republic of Iran should be tried in an International tribunal

  • KDPI
  • 22/12/2006 00:00:00
Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan declares its full readiness to help and support International Community in any way possible. View Article

A Proposal for a reconciled Kurdish government

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Nergiz Duhoki
  • 22/12/2005 00:00:00
The disunity among the Kurds in southern Kurdistan and the advancement of the Islamic ideology is an indication of the political bankruptcy of the two dominant political parties, the KDP and PUK, in southern Kurdistan. View Article

Kurdistan and the 1961-1970 revolution in Iraq: social psychological analysis

  • KurdishMedia.com - By J Taha
  • 22/12/2005 00:00:00
Presently, there does not exist a comprehensive study that analyzes Kurdish identity from a social psychological perspective. This paper discusses the idea of Kurdishness in the context of social identity theory from social psychology. View Article

Dutchman faces jail on Iraq genocide charge

  • Reuters
  • 22/12/2005 00:00:00
A court in The Hague will pass judgment on Friday on a Dutch businessman charged with selling chemicals to Iraq used to carry out poison gas attacks. View Article

Pamuk and Turkey's unfinished modernization

  • Daily Star staff
  • 22/12/2005 00:00:00
Just as the trial of Orhan Pamuk stumbled off the blocks last Friday, a judge in Istanbul called a false start. A few minutes after the trial began, judge Metin Aydin announced he was postponing the proceedings until next February 7 on a technicality. View Article

PEN is concerned about detention of Dr Kamal Sayid Qadir

  • PEN
  • 22/12/2005 00:00:00
The Writers in Prison Committee of International PEN is seriously concerned about the detention and welfare of writer Kamal Sayid Qadir. View Article

Turkish parliament blames local authorities for deaths of Kurds

  • AFP
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
A Turkish parliamentary commission has blamed local authorities for the killings of a 12-year-old boy and his father and the 1993 disappearance of 11 villagers. View Article

Egypt, Jordan call for Arabs to unite in Iraq ahead of vote

  • AFP
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
Egypt and Jordan on Wednesday called on Iraqis to unite behind their Arab identity ahead of the January 30 elections. View Article

Turkey, Syria sign free trade agreement

  • Reuters
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
Turkey and Syria signed a free trade agreement on Wednesday and discussed how to keep Iraq united. View Article

Mosul: Northern powder-keg?

  • BBC
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
Mosul has become a new focus for attacks on US forces and their Iraqi allies after the fall of the rebel bastion of Falluja. View Article

Protest in Kiziltepe

  • Turkish Daily News
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
Approximately 2,000 people took part in the protest in Kiziltepe to protest the killing of Ahmet Kaymaz and his 12-year-old son Ugur by Turkish armed forces. View Article

Turkish PM on visit to former foe Syria

  • AFP
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
Turkish PM Erdogan arrived in Syria on Wednesday on a trip he hopes will further improve the new-found friendship . View Article

Lawyers: Restaurant owner not a terrorist

  • Associated Press - By David Kravets
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
Lawyers of Ibrahim Parlak filed a brief in U.S. Immigration Court arguing that he shouldn’t be deported to his native Turkey. View Article

A voluntary union

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Rashid Karadaghi
  • 22/12/2004 00:00:00
The term "Voluntary Union," as it is used by the Kurdish political establishment to describe Kurdistan`s present and future relationship with Arab Iraq, is as much wishful thinking and self delusion as it is a distortion of language and logic. View Article

Thousands of protestors demand Kirkuk for the Kurds

  • AFP
  • 22/12/2003 00:00:00
Thousands of Iraqi Kurds gathered Monday in Kirkuk to demand the northern oil centre be included in a future autonomous Kurdish region. View Article

Turkey warns against moves that could damage Iraq’s integrity

  • AFP
  • 22/12/2003 00:00:00
Turkish Foreign Minister warned Monday against moves in neighboring Iraq that could damage the country`s territorial integrity. View Article

Tribal kin sheltered Saddam, who survived on chocolate, canned fruit

  • AFP
  • 22/12/2003 00:00:00
Deposed Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein eluded US forces by secretly moving between 20 or 30 safehouses in his stronghold region. View Article

U.S. troops capture former Iraqi General

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/12/2003 00:00:00
The U.S. military today said it has detained a former Iraqi general suspected of recruiting anti-coalition fighters in Iraq. View Article

’Children of the Genie’ banned by Turkish court

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated)
  • 22/12/2002 00:00:00
In the verdict issued to ban the book of Margaret Kahn, titled ‘Children of the Jinn’ and published by View Article

A Hornet’s Nest

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Fereydun Hilmi
  • 22/12/2002 00:00:00
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Dr. Kanan Makiya: The Kurds have a right to separate from Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Jeff Klein
  • 22/12/2001 00:00:00
I say that the Kurds have a right to separate if that is what they want, but it might be in their best interests not to do so. View Article

Kurdish asylum seekers jailed in Budapest, Hungary

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 22/12/2001 00:00:00
The detainees are in a bad health and revealed names of some of the detainees. Some of the asylim seekers have been in jail for few months. View Article

Dr. Kanan Makiya: The Kurds have a right to separate from Iraq

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Jeff Klein
  • 22/12/2001 00:00:00
Dr. Kanan Makiya View Article

Potential difference

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Fereydun Hilmi
  • 22/12/2001 00:00:00
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One Jail Taken, One Holds Out in Turkish Siege

  • Reuters - By Joseph Logan
  • 22/12/2000 00:00:00
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Leftist inmates still resist against Turkish soldiers

  • AP - By Selcan Hacaoglu
  • 22/12/2000 00:00:00
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Letters from Prison - 5: A Hunger-Strike Twenty Years Ago - and Now

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Cevat Soysal
  • 22/12/2000 00:00:00
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