Kremlin spokesman tries weasel words to evade truth about Kadyrov’s gay purge

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nsnbc : Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, on Monday tried a weasel word strategy when he claimed the words of Ramzan Kadyrov, very often, were taken out of context. Kadyrov caused an international scandal when he claimed that there are no gays in Chechnya, and, that the interviewing reporter should take them to Canada to “purify our blood”. Speaking More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Jinda Kengo from Kobane wins music talent show of Greater Kurdistan

nsnbc : Jinda Kengo, a refugee woman from the Syrian, predominantly Kurdish and Armenian city of Kobane, has won the prestigious music talent show Kurd Idol, beating dozens of other singers from all four parts More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

“Women may wear men’s trousers”: Attorney General of Kansas ruled

nsnbc : The Attorney General of the U.S. State of Kansas ruled that women may wear men’s trousers, especially when they are the head of the household. That was 110 years ago. On April 29, 1907, the New York More...

UNRWA students during their participation in the opening ceremony performances of the Summer Fun Weeks held in Al-Zaitoun Elementary Girls School, Gaza city. Photo credit: © UNRWA Gaza 2017. Photo by Fadi Thabet
By nsnbc On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Nearly 200,000 children from Gaza take part in UNRWA Summer Fun Weeks

nsnbc : One hundred and eighty-six thousand children have registered to participate in a month-long programme of summer activities organized by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Swedish girl fighting with YPJ in Syria wants to stay in “Rojava”

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The 22-year-old Swedish “Roza” has been fighting with the Syrian – Kurdish Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) for over two years and wants to stay in the self-declared More...

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By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Turkey’s decision to remove Darwinist evolution from curricula is divine idiocy: Lehmann

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Alparslan Durmus, head of Turkey’s national board on education, said in an online statement earlier this week that a chapter entitled “Beginning of Life and Evolution” More...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Muzoon Almellehan skips rope with students at the School of Peace at a internally displaced peoples site in the Lake Region, Chad. She visited the conflict-affected region in April 2017. UNICEF/Sokhin
By nsnbc On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

UNICEF appoints 19 year-old Syrian refugee and education activist as Goodwill Ambassador

nsnbc : The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has appointed the 19-year-old Muzoon Almellehan, who has been advocating girl’s right to education since she fled from Syria in 2013, as its newest More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Colombia’s Congress rejects referendum on gay couples’ right to adopt

nsnbc : Colombia’s Congress has rejected a referendum that sought to repeal a controversial Constitutional Court ruling that allows gay couples to adopt children. A House of Representatives committee rejected More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, April 8th, 2017

“We Will Live On” ISIS Survivors’ Rap Video Proves Christians, Muslims and Yazidis Can Coexist

Siraj Davis (nsnbc) : The music video “We Will Live On” is a multi-religious, multi-lingual amalgam with Christian, Muslim, and Yazidi music artists sounding a bugle in Kurdish and English languages More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Culture as a binding factor in our society, interview with Camilla Habsburg-Lothringen

Djoeke Altena (nsnbc) : We need culture to know where we came from, says her Imperial and Royal Highness Archduchess of Austria and Princess of Tuscany Camilla Habsburg-Lothringen. “In a time where society is More...