Tag archive for ‘Kurds’
By Admin On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

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

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, April 1st, 2016

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 Thursday, January 14th, 2016

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 Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Demonstration against Yezidis in Dohuk

Demonstration in Dohuk against Yezidis – demonstrators call for the stop of “Yezidi violence against innocent, Kurdish Muslims in Shingal”   Duhok – A demonstration was held yesterday More...

By Admin On Friday, October 30th, 2015

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, October 23rd, 2015

ISIS supply line to Syria cut off: Overview of the latest military developments in Shingal

On October 8, 2015 fighters of the Yezidi YBS (Shingal´s Resistance Units) launched an offensive on Thursday morning in the southwest of Shingal region which is located in the northwest of Iraq. Commanders of More...

By Admin On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Akre: Injuries after clashes between Muslim Kurds and Ezidi refugees

Violent clashes occured between Muslim residents and Ezidi refugees in a refugee camp in the Kurdish city Akre yesterday. According to first reports a dispute escalated between members of the Kurdish tribe Harky 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 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...