Archive for category: ENVIRONMENT

  • Plans to block borders of Eastern Kurdistan

    Plans to block borders of Eastern Kurdistan

    ENVIRONMENT 2 December 2012 18:39 no comments

    NEWSDESK, — In a visit to Kurdistan the assistant coordinator of Iranian Border Guard announced a plan to block the borders. While Kurdish civilians are daily killed by the Iranian armed forces, he claimed that the local people have had constructive cooperation with the border guards. By denying the systematic […]

     
  • Salt Tsunami and its effect in Selmas

    Salt Tsunami and its effect in Selmas

    ENVIRONMENT 26 October 2012 15:22 no comments

    URMIYE, East Kurdistan, — Salt Tsunami caused by the evaporation of Urmiye Lack has jeopardised the lives of many people and no government plan is announced to remedy it. The negative side of Salt Tsunami is making its appearances in Selmas city now. The residents of Selmas are reported to […]

     
  • Several occasions of forest fires just in a week

    Several occasions of forest fires just in a week

    ENVIRONMENT, NEWS 17 October 2012 14:17 no comments

    MERIWAN, — Deliberate ignition of Kurdistan’s forests by the Iranian Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) continues relentlessly, local sources report, to deprive ostensibly the Kurdish guerrillas of the natural shelters. During the last summer more than 170 instances of fires only in Meriwan and Sewlawa forests have been reported this year. […]

     
  • Deriyan Dam project destroys Kurdish historical sites

    Deriyan Dam project destroys Kurdish historical sites

    ENVIRONMENT 13 October 2012 19:12 no comments

    HEWRAMAN, East Kurdistan, — The occupying powers of Kurdistan not have only deprived the Kurds of their very basic rights; but have also proved ruthless in dealing with the natural life and environments of Kurdistan. Iranian authorities have initiated Deriyan Dam Project in Hewraman in East Kurdistan. If this project […]

     
  • Kurdistan’s forests blazing in inferno

    Kurdistan’s forests blazing in inferno

    ENVIRONMENT 1 October 2012 13:36 no comments

    NEWSDESK, — Kurdistan forests are set on fires deliberately by the Iranian state agents to strip the Kurdish guerrillas of the natural shelters. Hundreds of acres of South and East Kurdistan forests have been destroyed by fires that according to eyes witnesses have been deliberately set on the forests by […]

     
  • 570 instances of forest conflagration

    570 instances of forest conflagration

    ENVIRONMENT 23 August 2012 12:19 no comments

    SINE, — The forests of Kurdistan have been exposed to dangerous side of the colonialist rule. More than 500 instances of fire conflagration have been recorded this year. Eyes witnesses have reported that the Iranian Revolution Guards Corps deliberately set fires on the forests of Kurdistan ostensibly to deprive the […]