Tag archive for ‘Barzani’
By Admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Clashes between Ezidi YBŞ and Peshmerga in Shingal

YBŞ fighters in Shingal On Friday morning, clashes erupted in the northern Iraqi Shingal region between PKK-backed Ezidi fighters of the YBŞ and Peshmerga forces close to the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP). More...

By Admin On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Baadre: Ezidi journalist beaten up by KDP militias

Karwan Haji Baadri Because he had published a Facebook post critical of the northern Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s governing party KDP, police forces affiliated with the party sought him out and brutally beat More...

By Admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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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 Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
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Yazidi Woman Who Escaped ISIS Slavery Tells Her Story at UK Parliament and Pleads for Help

Salwa Khalaf Rasho, statement to UK parliament – English translation from Arabic, March 15, 2016 Salwa Khalaf Rasho, held by ISIS for 8 months Dear ladies and gentlemen, Today I would like to speak in the More...

By Admin On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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UN report: IS still holding 3,500 people as slaves

Ezidi refugee children from Shingal in the refugee camp of Esiya (EP, June, 2015) The terrorist militia Islamic State continues holding more than 3,500 people as slaves, according to a report published on Tuesday More...

By Admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015
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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 Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Yezidi forces form alliance against IS

Shingal alliance: Yezidi forces will fight against the IS under a newly formed umbrella organization Shingal – The supreme commanders of the Yezidi resistance forces have held a joint press conference after More...

By Admin On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Power struggle for Shingal – Shamo: “PKK is an occupation force”

Sheikh Shamo   Duhok – The conflict that has been smoldering for months between the Kurdistan Democratic Party (kurd. PDK) and the Kurdistan Workers´ Party (kurd. PKK) over the disputed region Shingal More...

By Admin On Friday, August 7th, 2015
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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, April 5th, 2015
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Ezidi activist arrested by Kurdish authorities over Facebook criticism

Duhok, Kurdistan Region – The Ezidi actvist Kheri Ali Ibrahim was yesterday arrested by Kurdish security  forces of the KRG in northern Iraq after he criticized the local authorities on Facebook. Ibrahim More...