Open Letter from Nawshirwan Mustafa to Gorran’s Parliamentarians in Kurdistan Parliament

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 29/01/2012 00:00:00
I, as a humble participant in the establishment of Gorran’s election list, and as a citizen of Kurdistan, I deem it to be my prerogative to address this letter to you. View Article

Notes on the fifth EUTCC conference

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Wladimir van Wilgenburg
  • 29/01/2009 00:00:00
MEP Andrew Duff, Vice-President of the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee, reminded the guests that in the coming EU-Turkey negotiations not the Kurdish issue is important View Article

On the economy: Consumption and low Interest factors igniting economic growth

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Rauf Naqishbendi
  • 29/01/2009 00:00:00
The Federal Reserve Bank continues to printing money to bailout institutions managed by incompetent and morally corrupted corporate officers. View Article

Is America the last man standing: How history will judge Bush's policies thirty years from now?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Aland Mizell
  • 29/01/2009 00:00:00
The treatment of President Bush by the press has been very biased and disgraceful, so that everyday American citizens feel it is perfectly okay to speak about their leader in a disrespectful and derogatory manner. View Article

Interrogator shares Saddam's confessions

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 29/01/2008 00:00:00
For a man who drew America into two wars and countless military engagements, we never knew what Saddam Hussein was thinking. But you are going to hear more than has ever been revealed before. View Article

Adultery in stone age

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Hataw Sarkawt
  • 29/01/2008 00:00:00
In a developed society a machinist is trained to run machinery and a baker to do bakery. In such a society it is not a crime for an adult also to engage in adultery. View Article

Kurdish culture and bridging the gap

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Helene Sairany
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
For me the world is a garden of culture where a thousand flowers grow. - Layla Zana View Article

Undercover police presence increases in Amed

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
Residents of Amed (Diyarbakir), northern Kurdistan, on Monday report a notable increase in the presence of undercover police in the city View Article

Are You Ready? Here's The Plan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Gerald A. Honigman
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
Saddam needed to be overthrown, for lots of reasons. View Article

Death of Kurdistan countryside

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
The dominant deeply corrupted dynastic KDP and PUK leaderships consider themselves very lucky in a way. View Article

So, just what does Turkey want from Kurdistan?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Mufid Abdulla
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
This article was prompted by the reported information that there are plans afoot for Turkey to invade Northern Iraq. View Article

South Kurdish politics

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Peter Stitt
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
Kurdistan's two leading families see themselves as dynastic rulers and neither one could conceive the possibility of giving up the power they have achieved. View Article

Ceremony honoring the Kurdish Republic of Mahabad, Los Angeles, USA

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Cklara Moradian
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
The ceremony began at 7:00pm with a welcome message by Mr. Azad Moradian and the master of ceremony. View Article

Deputy PM calls on Iran and U.S. to stop making Iraq a competition zone

  • AP - By Kim Gamel
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
Barham Saleh, a Kurd who has ties with both Tehran and Washington, accused the two countries of stepping on Iraq's sovereignty as they jockeyed for advantage. View Article

Tension on the rise between Kurds, Turkmen and Arabs over Kirkuk's fate

  • AP
  • 29/01/2007 00:00:00
The Arab and Turkmen population in Kirkuk are fighting Kurdish efforts to join the city to the their semiautonomous region just to the north. Thrown into that ethnic cauldron are Armenian and Assyrian-Chaldean Christian minorities. View Article

Kurdish man dies with bird flu symptoms

  • AFP
  • 29/01/2006 00:00:00
A man showing symptoms of bird flu died in Iraqi Kurdistan and his samples have been sent to Jordan for testing. View Article

More chaos interrupts Saddam's trial, to resume Wednesday

  • CBS/AP
  • 29/01/2006 00:00:00
The new chief judge in the trial, Raouf Abdel-Rahman, had sought to show a tough control over the court, but the session, the first in a month, began to fall apart quickly. View Article

Syria to grant 300,000 Kurds citizenship

  • The Media Line
  • 29/01/2006 00:00:00
Syria plans to grant citizenship to 300,000 Kurds living in the country, a Kurdish representative revealed to the London based A-Sharq Al-Awsat. View Article

U.S. wants Arab states to help Iraq political process

  • Reuters - By Evelyn Leopold
  • 29/01/2006 00:00:00
The United States wants Iraq's Arab neighbours to play a greater role helping it through a difficult political process, but the Arab League cautioned on Saturday against expecting troops from the region. View Article

Security incidents in Iraq, Jan. 29

  • Reuters
  • 29/01/2006 00:00:00
The following are security incidents in Iraq reported on Sunday, Jan. 29, as of 1230 GMT. View Article

Trial in chaos as Saddam storms out of court

  • Reuters
  • 29/01/2006 00:00:00
The troubled trial of Saddam Hussein collapsed into chaos moments after resuming on Sunday as the former Iraqi president and his defence team stormed out and guards dragged his half-brother from the courtroom. View Article

Kurds set to vote in safety and in droves

  • The Globe and Mail - By Nicholas Birch
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
While Iraqis elsewhere in Iraq live in fear of the next car bomb, the only boom facing Iraqi Kurdistan since 1991 is an economic one. View Article

Sulaimaniyah sceptical of campaign promises

  • IWPR
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
Many Kurdish voters say they know from experience that Kurdish politicians’ promises are worth little more than the paper on which they are printed. View Article

Kurdish fighters help to secure Mosul for poll

  • Financial Times - By Ferry Biedermann
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
US forces rely heavily on the Kurdish fighters since locally based units buckled under the attacks of the insurgents last year. View Article

Worried Turkey keeps close watch

  • IPS - By Aaron Glantz
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
In the afternoon after the sermons are over, Arbil is in full election mode. The red, green, and white Kurdish national flag is everywhere. View Article

Car bomb explodes in Kurdish town near Iranian border

  • Associated Press
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
A car bomb exploded Saturday near the police headquarters in the mostly Kurdish city of Khanaqin on the Iranian border. View Article

Kurds say they will demand key Iraq post

  • Associated Press - By Scheherezade Faramarzi
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
Kurdish leaders say they will insist that either the presidency or the prime minister’s job goes to a Kurd. View Article

Cup final mood as Iraq Kurds ready for historic vote

  • AFP
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
Kurdish youngsters brandishing Kurdish flags brought a cup final atmosphere to Suleimaniyah as Kurdish leaders sought to get voters out. View Article

Free Kurdistan! And Babylonia and Sumeria too!

  • Reason Online - By Ronald Bailey
  • 29/01/2005 00:00:00
If Iraq`s constitutional convention chooses to negotiate entirely new social contracts, the U.S.-led coalition should not stand in its way. View Article

US President ‘Bush’ and Turk PM ‘Erdogan’ Discuss the Kurds

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Khasraw Saleh Koyi
  • 29/01/2004 00:00:00
The long Kurdish experience with the antagonistic conduct and behaviour of the nationalist oriented Turkish state has resulted in generation of Kurdish sceptics whose faith in the intent of the Turk leaders if anything, is at rock bottom. View Article

Kurdish Student Federation established

  • Kurdish Student Federation - UK
  • 29/01/2003 00:00:00
A new Kurdish organisation has been established in the UK called the Kurdish Student Federation-UK (KSF). View Article

Getti Bahesti calls for Kurdish unity

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Aram Azez
  • 29/01/2003 00:00:00
Getti Baheshti, the sole Kurdish actress and singer from East Kurdistan (Iran), called the View Article

A 16 years old Kurdish programmer enhances the virtual Kurdistan

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Bryar Mariwani
  • 29/01/2003 00:00:00
Jiyar Mirozi is a 16 years old programmer, who lives View Article

Controversy over image of Yezidis in Germany

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated)
  • 29/01/2003 00:00:00
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Washington wants reconciliation in Iraqi Kurdistan completed quickly

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated) - By R. M. Ahmad
  • 29/01/2002 00:00:00
Slow process of Kurdish reconciliation has become unacceptable by Americans. View Article

Kemal Burkay publishes his memoirs

  • KurdishMedia.com (Translated) - By Welat Lezgin
  • 29/01/2002 00:00:00
The president of the Socialist Party of Kurdistan has published the first volume of his memoirs. View Article

The axecution of another Kurdish activist by the Islamic Republic of Iran

  • PDKI
  • 29/01/2002 00:00:00
On morning, January 24, Iran carried out the death-sentence of Karim Toujhali, another Kurdish activist. View Article



The road to Kirkuk

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Fereydun Hilmi
  • 29/01/2002 00:00:00
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'I don't have time to check the vans'

  • The Times (UK) - BY ADAM SAGE
  • 29/01/2001 00:00:00
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Iraq plans new oil pipeline to Syrian port

  • The Times (UK) - BY CARL MORTISHED
  • 29/01/2001 00:00:00
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Facing Up to Iraq

  • The Washington Post
  • 29/01/2001 00:00:00
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Iran Acts Quickly to Close Case of 4 Slain Dissidents

  • International Herald Tribune
  • 29/01/2001 00:00:00
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Bulgaria Seizes 45 Kilograms Heroin, Detains Turk

  • Reuters
  • 29/01/2001 00:00:00
Bulgarian customs said on Sunday they seized 45 kg (99 lb) of heroin at the Turkish border in a bus traveling from Turkey to Romania. View Article

Turkey Aims to Restore Express Train Service to Iran's Tabriz

  • IRNA
  • 29/01/2001 00:00:00
Turkey is surveying a project aimed at resumption of the activities of an express train between that country's Van city and the capital of Iran's East Azarbaijan Province, Tabriz, according to Turkish dailies on Saturday. View Article