Tag archive for ‘Ezidis’
By Admin On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Iraq: Shiite militias launch operation in southern Shingal

Iraqi soldiers and militiamen of the so called Popular Mobilization Units have announced the launch of an offensive aimed at retaking the south of the northern Iraqi Shingal region. On Friday morning, Shiite-led More...

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 Saturday, October 29th, 2016
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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, 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, August 17th, 2016
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Olympics 2016: Misha Aloyan reaches quarter-finals

Misha Aloyan at the Olympic Games 2012 (Reuters) Rio de Janeiro – The Ezidi boxer Misha Aloyan from Russia has won his first fight at the Olympic Games. On Monday evening, the multiple World Champion defeated More...

By Admin On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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Global Citizen Festival: Rihanna to support Nadia Murad and Ezidis

Together against the terror: Rihanna will support the Ezidi activist Nadia Murad New York – The US celebrity Rihanna will support Ezidi activist Nadia Murad´s efforts to achieve recognition of the Ezidi More...

By Admin On Sunday, May 22nd, 2016
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Bielefeld: Mass brawl between Chechens and Ezidis at German refugee hostel

Ezidi refugees who went outside the hostel in fear of renewed attacks Bielefeld – A mass brawl erupted on Saturday evening at a refugee hostel in Germany near Oldentruper Hof in Bielefeld, with Chechens More...

By Admin On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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Karabakh conflict: Azerbaijani soldiers behead Ezidi from Armenia

Ezidi soldier of the Armenian army Karam Sloyan, who was beheaded by Azerbaijani forces Karabakh – Clashes have erupted again over Nagorno-Karabakh, where a recent flare-up of violence between Azerbaijani 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...