Category: Middle East


‘I Regret Taking the Illegal Route’ – Kurdish returnee from Germany

Dlawar Omar from Rwanduz took what he thought would be a positive, life-changing decision in 2015 and decided to invest the money...
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Career Fairs in Kurdistan: A new hope for Kurdish youth

On 27 June 2018, the University of Kurdistan – Hewler successfully held its Career Fair in the university compound in city of...
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Iraqi Kurdish migrants end up in Al-Nusra Front prison

On 2 June, seven Iraqi Kurdish migrants were handed over to Al-Nusra Front militias by Turkish authorities after being caught by...
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Mediterranean Sea claims more migrant lives off Tunisia, Turkey and Spain in one weekend

At least 112 migrants lost their lives on 3 June when their boat capsized off the Tunisian coast during an attempt to cross the...
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Turkey-Afghanistan cargo air corridor opens

The first ever cargo air corridor between Afghanistan and Turkey was launched on 22 May at the Hamid Karzai International Airport...
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Six Syrian Kurdish migrant children among dead after boat sinks near Antalya, Turkey

On 3 June at 2:22am local time, a fisherman near Demre, in the coastal Turkish province of Antalya, reported a sinking boat. The...
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