|.||“For us, the PKK is the same as ISIL. It is wrong to consider them as different from each other,” Erdo?an told reporters in ?stanbul as he criticized pro-Kurdish politicians in Turkey who have slammed the government for not helping Syrian Kurds defend the Kurdish town of Kobani near the border with Turkey.|
|.|| The report released on Thursday accuses “Islamic State” (IS) fighters and other armed groups of a wide range of abuses.
“The array of violations and abuses perpetrated by ISIL and associated armed groups is staggering, and many of their acts may amount to war crimes or crimes
|.|| China has issued a powerful warning to Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters against continuing what it called “illegal” demonstrations.
“There will be unimaginable consequences” according to a newspaper editorial in Beijing.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi who is visiting Washington also warned that what was going on in Hong Kong was an internal affair for China.
|.|| Dozens of Turkish hostages, held by Islamic State militants for three months after being seized in Iraq, have returned to home soil.
The captives – seized at the Turkish consulate in Mosul in June – included Consul General Ozturk Yilma and other diplomats, soldiers and two young children.
Join the “Salt Bucket Challenge” to save world’s second largest Salty Lake, Lake Urmu in South Azerbaijan
|.|| What is “Salt Bucket Challenge”?
Lake Urmu is dying due intentional policies employed by Iranian government to destroy South Azerbaijan and force people to migrate to other parts of Iran. By doing this, the population of South Azerbaijan will decrease due forced migration, and will make the unity of the people of Azerbaijan difficult if not impossible.
Issuing a birth certificate to a new born child is denied just for having chosen a Turkish name for him!
|.|| According to Mr Yusefi, he has written to several office and organisations regarding the issue, he also have been in attendance to the registar office for days but untill now there is no success.
South Azerbaijan is the larger part of the Great Azerbaijan including North (republic of) Azerbaijan and nearby territories. Great Azerbaijan is partitioned by UK, USA and Russia making life and future uncertain for Azeri Turks.
|.||Imran Qureshi, the superintendent of police told media that unidentified gunmen opened fire on Spini Road killing two persons. The slain persons were identified as members of the Hazara community who were killed en route to main city from Hazara Town area of Quetta.|
|.|| Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he is hoping for a peace agreement to be reached between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels by Friday.
Mr Putin urged both sides to stop military action in eastern Ukraine, adding that his views and those of his Ukrainian counterpart were very close.
|.||Maral Heyet, Dr Heyet’s daughter has revealed a fact that her father’s last wish was ignored by the racist government of Iran. Dr Heyet was born in Tebriz, Capital of the South Azerbaijan where it is now inside Iran. Dr Heyet had left a will, asking his family to bury him in Tebriz city next to Shehriyar the famous poet and author. However, Iranian embassy in North Azerbaijan (Republic of Azerbaijan) had denied any transfer of Dr Heyts body to Tebriz.|
|.||“Today’s resolution, which the United States is proud to co-sponsor, represents the Council’s strong unified position that all member states must disrupt the terrorist financing and foreign fighter recruitment networks that are fuelling the violence perpetrated by ISIL, the al-Nusra Front and other associates of al-Qaida in the region,” said Samantha Power, US Ambassador to the UN shortly after the vote.|
|.|| Eight soldiers from the Azerbaijani army have reportedly been killed in a clash on the Armenia-Azerbaijan border on Friday.
The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense said Armenian reconnaissance troops were spotted while attempting to reach Azerbaijani positions in the towns of Aghdam and Terter.
|.||Israeli shelling has killed at least 40 Palestinians near the southern Gaza town of Rafah on Friday, according to hospital sources there, as the latest Middle East ceasefire collapsed just hours after it began.|
|.||Seid Metinpur is one of the South Azerbaijani activists who is serving sentence in result of false accusations. Mr matinpur is sentenced to 8 years and had been denied medical leave since. On Sunday he was released for 3 days to visit his family.|
|.|| Israel has rejected a proposal presented by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for a cease-fire between Israel’s military and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip, Israeli medi reported..
Israeli public television and a government source say Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s security cabinet have voted against the proposal as
|.|| Turkish think-tank ORSAM released a report to underline the miserable situation of Iraqi Turkmen.
People alleging Turkey of helping only Palestinians and ignoring Iraqi Turkmens are trying to fuel racist sentiments, Turkish Prime Minister and presidential