Tag archive for ‘northern Iraq’
By Admin On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Hundreds of Ezidis flee after IS attack on Telskuf

Khanke – On Wednesday morning, Islamic State terrorists conducted a suprise attack on the Christian town of Telskuf  in the autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq. Telskuf, which is a few kilomotres More...

By Admin On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

51 Ezidis released in prisoner exchange with IS

Sinune – Units of the Kurdish YPG and PKK negotiated yesterday the release of 51 Ezidis from Raqqa as part of a prisoner exchange with the terrorist militia Islamic State. Among those released are 10 women More...

By Admin On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Zakho: KDP security forces arrest Ezidi resistance fighter of the HPE

HPE fighter Sabah Ibrahim in Shingal Zakho – A resistance fighter of the HPE was arrested on Tuesday in northern Iraq´s Kurdish town of Zakho. Sabah Ibrahim, a student at the Technical Institute of Zakho, More...

By Admin On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Former Yezidi IS captive among Nobel Peace Prize candidates

Nadia Murad, a Yezidi IS victim, delivering her story at the UN Security Council Nadia Murad, the Yezidi woman who escaped from captivity by Islamic State terrorists, has been officially nominated for the Nobel More...

By Admin On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Delta Force Kills Top ISIS Leader and Rescues Ezidi Woman

The US Army’s elite counter-terrorism unit Delta Force launched a raid into Syria on Friday, killing a top ISIS leader and capturing his wife, according to The Guardian. The special forces´ target was a More...

By admin On Monday, September 15th, 2014

Interview with Vian Dakhil: “The Peshmerga must tell the world why they fled”

ezidiress editor Pari Ibrahim and Vian Dakhil Brussels, Belgium – With her emotional plea in the Iraqi parliament she turned the attention of the world community to the genocide in Iraq. Even President Obama More...

By Admin On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Pictures of the Jedale massacre

The Kurdish news agency Firat has published pictures of the massacre committed by ISIS terrorists in Jedale. On August 24 clashes erupted between Kurdish forces, consisting of PKK and YBS (Shingal´s Resistance More...

By Admin On Sunday, August 31st, 2014

PKK special unit liberates Yezidis surrounded by ISIS

A special unit of the Kurdistan Workers´ Party (PKK) has liberated a group of Yezidis who had been surrounded by ISIS terrorists north of the pilgrimage site of Sharfadeen. During the rescue operation, PKK fighters More...

By Admin On Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

IS terrorists take over Yezidi villages: Updated chronicle

+++22:00 pm+++ Over 2000 armed Yezidis on the way to Shingal Over 2000 Yezidi recruits have been trained militarily in the past few days to join the armed forces fighting against IS terrorists, internal Yezidi and More...

By Admin On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Yezidis want to pay ransom for hostages held by Islamic State

Shingal, Iraq – After the terrorist militia Islamic State (IS), also known as ISIS, has taken dozens of Yezidi hostages and demanded ransom, Yezidis are currently raising money in order to free the hostages. More...