Tag : Kurd

Islamic State’s Hypocrite at the UN debating racism
25 Sep
7:51

Islamic State’s Hypocrite at the UN debating racism

Sharif Behruz On September 23, 2014, Human Rights Council debated the issues of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance in follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action. The Islamic State of Iran’s hypocritical representative went on the offensive and lambasted number of…

Kurdish asylum seeker just wants to live like a human being
29 May
8:29

Kurdish asylum seeker just wants to live like a human being

Emma McBryde, 29th May 2014 The Morning Bulletin IT COST Ali Palavaneh and his family all of their savings for him to risk his life twice to reach Australia, and now the government wants to send him back. Although the 28-year-old Kurdish asylum seeker often finds himself without food and…

Voice of the Kurds, Singer Abbas Kamandi, Dead at 62
27 May
8:41

Voice of the Kurds, Singer Abbas Kamandi, Dead at 62

Rudaw ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Famous Kurdish singer Abbasi Kamandi passed away Thursday of heart failure, the day after he was hospitalized for kidney complaints.  He was 62. A native of the Kurdish city of Sanandaj (Sina) in Iranian Kurdistan, Kamandi was one of the most popular singers in the…