Tag archive for ‘Yazidi’
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 Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

YBŞ forces announce their participation in Mosul offensive

YBŞ fighters in Shingal region: an estimated number of 2,000 local Ezidis have taken up arms Shingal’s Resistance Units (YBŞ) have announced their participation in the upcoming offensive for the liberation More...

By Admin On Thursday, July 28th, 2016

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 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, April 6th, 2016

Ezidi combat unit opens military camp in Shingal

HPE commander Shesho at the newly opened military camp in Duhola Duhola – The Ezidi combat unit Heza Parastina Ezidxane (HPE) has opened its first military training camp in the north of Shingal region. More...

By Admin On Monday, April 4th, 2016

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 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 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 Friday, March 4th, 2016

YPG forces rescue 31 women and children held by IS in Syria

According to confirmed reports, forces of the Kurdish People´s Protection Units (YPG/YPJ) launched today an operation together with Ezidi YBS fighters to free hostages held by Islamic State terrorists in Syria. More...

By Admin On Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Yezidi academy in Georgia launches degree programme in Yezidi theology

Yezidi temple in Tbilisi, Georgia In Georgia, it is now possible to study Yezidi theology. The Religious Council of Yezidis in Georgia (GREG) has opened an academy for this special purpose. Under certain conditions, More...