Tag archive for ‘Kurdish’
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 Sunday, June 5th, 2016
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Iraqi Kurdistan´s ruling party imposes sanctions on Shingal region

An Ezidi resistance fighter walks through the ruins of Shingal city (Hawre Khalid/AJ) Shingal – Villages and towns still lie in ruins, many of the mass graves have not yet been uncovered while over 95% of More...

By Admin On Sunday, May 15th, 2016
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Peshmerga militias shoot a young Ezidi man in Shingal

Said Khuededa Qasim Shingal – Peshmerga militiamen shot a young Ezidi man on Saturday morning in northern Iraq. The Ezidi Said Khudeda Qasim was searching for garden construction materials in the abandoned More...

By Admin On Friday, April 1st, 2016
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YPG free 53 Ezidis from ISIS in Syria

Shingal – 53 enslaved Ezidis were freed on Thursday evening after 20 months in ISIS captivity. Fighters of the Kurdish People´s Protection Units (YPG) accompanied the freed captives, including 12 women and 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 Friday, January 29th, 2016
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Attacks on Yezidis in German refugee shelters

“We have fled from Iraq because we have faced discrimination. And now we have been put under one roof with the same people from whom this stigmatization came from”, says the irritated Faraj who is currently 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 Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Mass grave of 40 IS victims discovered in Shingal

A mass grave containing the remains of Yezidis who were killed by the terrorist militia Islamic State near Sinune in the north of Shingal (AFP) Shingal – Security forces discovered today another mass grave More...

By Admin On Sunday, November 15th, 2015
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Shingal: PKK and YBS fighters liberate villages in the west

YBS and PKK fighters burning an ISIS flag after a successful operation against the IS in east Shingal   Shingal – Fighters of the PKK and Yezidi YBS have liberated further villages in northern Iraq. Combat 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...