Turkey: Erdogan threatens military action in Shingal

Turkey´s president Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to target Shingal T urkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to conduct a potential military action in the northern Iraqi Shingal region. On Tuesday, Erdogan said Turkey would extend ist ongoing „Euphrates Shield“ operation in Syria to Iraq in order to prevent the creation of a „second More...

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By Admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

2 years later: KRG continues to conceal Peshmerga commanders´ complicity in genocide

August 3, 2014: Peshmerga forces flee from Shingal, leaving civilians to the Islamic State (Ronahi TV) “They will die, they will all die”, said a concerned Ezidi citizen on camera while thousands of soldiers More...

By Admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Barzani: “Only the Peshmerga have liberated Shingal, no other force has been involved”

Fighters of the PKK and Yezidi YBS during the Shingal offensive (Nov. 13 /ANF) Shingal – The political power struggle between the Kurdish parties KDP (Kurdistan Democratic Party) and the PKK (Kurdistan Workers´ More...

By Admin On Friday, August 7th, 2015

The betrayal of Shingal

Refugees from Shingal Commentary by Hayri Demir, translated from EzidiPress German One year ago, the terrorist militia Islamic State overran the major area of settlement of the Yezidi minority Shingal in northern More...

By admin On Sunday, June 28th, 2015

Mass exodus of Yezidi refugees in Turkey: “We have no more hope”

Ezidi refugees on the road to the Bulgarian border Translated from ÊzîdîPress German by Thora Brudal Diyarbakir – Thousands of Yezidi refugees in Turkey are on the way to the Bulgarian border since last More...

By admin On Friday, June 26th, 2015

Yezidis want mass exodus from Turkey

Ezidi refugees from Shingal on August, 2014 by Dr. Amy L. Beam Over 20,000 Yezidis from Shingal, Iraq, have been living in refugee camps in southeast Turkey since September, 2014. They do not want to face a second More...

By Admin On Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Yezidis in Iraq: “This country is our grave”

Yezidi refugee kids from Shingal in the refugee camp of Esiya, 2015 Translated by Thora Brudal from ÊzîdîPress German Dohuk – “Up to this point,” says Hewas and shows with his right, outer More...

By Admin On Sunday, April 26th, 2015

HPS: Ezidi party to be established

Hannover, Germany – An Ezidi party in Iraq is supposed to be established on the initiative of the top HPS commanders Haydar Shesho and Dawud Jindi, the HPS announced in a statement published on Saturday, stating More...

By admin On Thursday, April 9th, 2015

IERW: Statement on the violently dispersed demonstrations by Kurdish security forces in Iraq

Suppression of demonstrations in Kurdistan Iraq (KurdSat) Statement on the violently dispersed demonstrations since March 23rd 2015 and the arrests of many Ezidian activists for human rights and politicians by Kurdish security forces in Iraq. Recent events in the Autonomous Region of Kurdistan / Iraq represent More...

By Admin On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Massoud Barzani: No independent Ezidi unit nor Ezidi flag will be accepted

Shingal´s Protection Force (HPS) Massoud Barzani, the President of the Autonomous Region of Kurdistan, has taken a stand in a public statement on the recent arrest of the Ezidi HPS Supreme Commander Haydar Shesho. More...