Turkey lifts ban on some Kurdish candidates, results remain to be seen

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Minhaj Akreyi
  • 24/04/2011 00:00:00
Turkey’s High Election Board on Monday the 18th banned 12 Kurdish politicians from running for the national election set in June. View Article

Does Southern Kurdistan need reform or a change of the system?

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dlshad Amin
  • 24/04/2011 00:00:00
At this moment in Southern Kurdistan, KRG’s ruling parties, KDP and PUK, cohesively control almost everything View Article

The gaze

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Shenah Abdullah
  • 24/04/2011 00:00:00
On 21st April 2011, thousands of troops moved to the governorate of Sulemani and occupied the town and brutally oppressed peaceful protesters. View Article

US to allies: “No more, from now on, the US armed forces are for rent only”

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Ivan Simic
  • 24/04/2010 00:00:00
Since 1776, when British Revolutionaries gained control of the Thirteen United Colonies and declared independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain, the United States was involved in over 280 domestic and international military conflicts View Article

Dutch secret service: PKK actions peaceful in Holland

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Vladimir van Wilgenburg
  • 24/04/2009 00:00:00
The AIVD notes that the political and military developments in Turkey related to the PKK, sometimes causes unrest within the Kurdish communities in Europe and the Netherlands. View Article

“Unnamed and unknown KDP source” denies threats against independent candidate

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2009 00:00:00
The Kurdish Reform Movement was initiated by Dr. Abdulmusawir Barzani and his colleagues. The campaign motto of the list is "Freedom, Equality and Rule of Law.” View Article

Turkey after the elections: new prospects for a solution to the Kurdish question?

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2009 00:00:00
This meeting has been called to hear a report back from some members of a UK delegation who acted as observers during Turkey’s recent local elections on 29 March and the Leyla Zana trial on 31 March View Article

ND Film, American Herro, to premiere at the John F. Kennedy Center

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2009 00:00:00
American Herro, a documentary film about Herro Mustafa, recently appointed as Vice President Joe Biden’s Senior Advisor to the Middle East, will make its national premiere at the John F. Kennedy Center. View Article

Iyad Jamal ad-Din voices support for Saddam's old allies

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2008 00:00:00
Iyad Jamal ad-Din, one of the more unique players in post-Saddam Iraq, recently voiced support for the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK), a cultish military organization previously supported by Saddam Hussein, View Article

Kurds Provide Safe Haven for Christians

  • Newsmax.com - By Kenneth R. Timmerman
  • 24/04/2008 00:00:00
The Kurdish regional government in Northern Iraq is providing a safe haven to several thousand Iraqi Christians who have fled persecution in other parts of the country, government officials and local pastors told Newsmax. View Article

Enough with the one and only!

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Kay Azadabeen
  • 24/04/2008 00:00:00
The Kurdish homeland has been invaded and occupied by those who consider themselves as the one and only. View Article

Staffan de Mistura takes Kirkuk issue to Brussels

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Mohammed M.A. Ahmed
  • 24/04/2008 00:00:00
Since the 1980s and 1990s, thousands of Kurds, who were forcibly removed from their homes and farms by Saddam Hussein and replaced by Arab settlers, have been patiently waiting for their rights to be reinstated. View Article

Have your say: The establishment of the Iraqi government

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
The key positions have been agreed upon and the Iraqi government is about to be established. View Article

Ethnic conflict between Azerbaijanis and Kurds pave the way to bloodshed

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Pirot Hejar
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
In present political atmosphere, neither Kurds nor Azerbaijanis have determined their own destiny. Therefore there is no need for engaging in disputes over territorial integrity. View Article

Six Car Bombs Explode in Baghdad, Killing 6

  • AP - By Thomas Wagner
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
Six car bombs exploded in the Iraqi capital Monday, killing at least six people and wounding dozens, and police discovered the bodies of 17 Iraqis View Article

Kurdish Sufis dance and chant in ceremony, feeling safer from militants

  • AP
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
The dervishes swayed with the drumbeat, flinging their long hair and chanting "Allah, Allah." View Article

Jawad al-Maliki: Pragmatist who doesn't mince his words

  • The Guardian - By Michael Howard
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
Jawad al-Maliki is not a household name in Iraq, but that may work in his favour as he embarks on the task of forming a government of national unity that will satisfy the main Shia, Sunni and Kurdish communities, analysts said yesterday. View Article

Turk soldier, 3 Kurdish militants killed in clashes

  • Reuters
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
A Turkish soldier and three members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) have been killed in a clash in southeastern Turkey, the provincial governor's office said on Monday. View Article

Iran Says There's No Going Back on Nukes

  • AP - By Ali Akbar Dareini
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
Iran said Sunday its nuclear program is irreversible, issuing yet another rejection of a U.N. Security Council deadline to cease enriching uranium that expires in five days. View Article

Iraq's Education Management Information System develops

  • Temporally not available
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
Iraq's Education Management Information System (EMIS) continues to advance. View Article

Attacks underline challenges facing Maliki

  • Temporally not available
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
Rocket attacks, bombings and the discovery of several bodies from apparent executions across Iraq on Sunday underscored the challenges facing Prime Minister-designate Jawad al-Maliki. View Article

Developments in Iraq on April 24

  • Temporally not available
  • 24/04/2006 00:00:00
Following are security incidents in Iraq on Monday as of 0750 GMT View Article

Kurdistan excluded on British university’s ’International Day’

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
The Kurdish students of Loughborough University have been denied the right to have their own Kurdish booth for the upcoming International Day event. View Article

MPs say deal reached on Iraqi govt, Allawi excluded

  • Reuters - By Luke Baker
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
Iraqi leaders will announce a government within days and no one from caretaker Prime Minister Iyad Allawi’s party will be in the cabinet. View Article

Turkey: Behind the EU window dressing

  • Green Left Weekly
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
Green Left Weekly spoke to the foreign news desk of Evrensel newspaper at the Asia-Pacific Solidarity Conference in Sydney at Easter. View Article

Long queues of trucks at the Ibrahim al-Khalil bridge border point

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
Dozens of trucks from Turkey are waiting at the Ibrahim al-Khalil bridge border point due to Turkish authorities’ measures of inspection. View Article

Armenians mark 90th anniversary of Ottoman massacres

  • AFP
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
Tens of thousands of Armenians including the president and top officials filed through the towering Genocide Memorial in Yerevan on Sunday. View Article

Leaving Iraq to settle for separatist Karabakh -- an Armenian story

  • AFP
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
Turkish massacres of Armenians 90 years ago have a lot to do with why a pretty 29-year-old from Iraq is now living in Karabakh. View Article

Realist’s case for genocide intervention

  • Global Politician - By Sean-Paul Kelley
  • 24/04/2005 00:00:00
Perhaps at the dawn of the 3rd Millennium, the old reasons for killing, tribe, state, power and greed, have been superceded by the powerful moral contention that human rights must be enforced and crimes against humanity be punished. View Article

Saddam’s tribunal formed – a turning point for democracy in the region

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2004 00:00:00
Details were announced recently for the tribunal that will try the former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein and other members of the deposed Ba’athist regime. View Article

Syrian Kurds call for strike to protest arrests

  • AFP
  • 24/04/2004 00:00:00
Kurdish political parties in Syria called for a strike Sunday to protest the continuing arrests of people. View Article

No end to Turkey’s humiliation at European Court of Human Rights

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Welat Lezgin
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
Four cases brought against Turkey by Kurds at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) were concluded View Article

PUK opens several offices in Baghdad

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan has opened several offices in Baghdad. The Turkish news website NTV reported View Article

US warns Iran not to meddle in Iraq, Iran rejects claims

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
The White House spokesman Ari Fleischer has accused Iran of sending spies to Iraq and warned View Article

Turkey ’disturbed’ after Iraq administrator says Kirkuk is Kurdish

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
Turkey is to have been `disturbed` by retired U.S. General Jay Garner`s comments that Kirkuk was a Kurdish city View Article

EU officials come to support Leyla Zana

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
Claudia Roth, the Human Rights Ombudsman of Germany, will come to Turkey to watch the trial of Democracy Party View Article

Verheugen: Turkey can be EU member in 2011

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
European Union Commissioner in charge of enlargement, Gunther Verheugen, said that Turkey could be View Article

The women of Iraq

  • AIJ
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
Contrary to what some may believe, very little significant change has occurred concerning the status of women in Iraq over View Article

Commission to be set up to deal with displaced Kurds

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
A commission will be set up to resolve disputes between Arabs and Kurds displaced from their homes under View Article

Kirkuk is a Kurdish city, says retired US general

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
Jay Garner, the retired US general charged with administering postwar Iraq, began his administration of the country View Article

Kurdish politician Ibrahim Guclu imprisoned

  • HAK-PAR
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
Well-known Kurdish politician and intellectual, Deputy Chairman of Hak-Par solicitor Ibrahim Guclu View Article


European Court findsTurkey responsible for death in custody

  • KHRP
  • 24/04/2003 00:00:00
The European Court of Human Rights has today confirmed in the case of Aktas. Turkey that the Turkish State View Article

International Criminal Court or ad hoc International Criminal Tribunal?

  • AIJ
  • 24/04/2002 00:00:00
The International Criminal Court (ICC) came into being officially on 11 April 2002. The level of the sixty states needed to bring View Article

Peace is in the air

  • KurdishMedia.com - By Dr Kamal Berzenji
  • 24/04/2001 00:00:00
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An assessment of the bill concerning the amendment of article 16 of the anti-terrorism act

  • Human Rights Association (Turkey) – By Hüsnü Öndül, President
  • 24/04/2001 00:00:00
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U.N. Rights Forum Condemns Iraq for

  • Coalition For Justice In Iraq
  • 24/04/2001 00:00:00
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Police to investigate criminal charges against Iraqi leaders

  • INDICT-Coalition For Justice In Iraq
  • 24/04/2001 00:00:00
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