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This Day in History (June 14)

Kayhan 13 Jun 2021
He published his “Mission Scientifique en Perse”, with four volumes of geological studies; two volumes of archaeological studies on tombs and other monuments; one volume dedicated to Kurdish dialects and the languages of northern Iran; one volume of Mandaean texts; and two volumes of geographical studies.
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This Day in History (June 3)

Kayhan 02 Jun 2021
He published his “Mission Scientifique en Perse”, with four volumes of geological studies; two volumes of archaeological studies on tombs and other monuments; one volume dedicated to Kurdish dialects and the languages of northern Iran; one volume of Mandaean texts; and two volumes of geographical studies.
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Microsoft adds two Kurdish dialects to Microsoft Translator

Kurdistan Media 24 Aug 2020
Microsoft Translator adds two Kurdish dialects, Northern (Kurmanji) and Central (Sorani), to its list of text translation languages. Northern and Central Kurdish are available now or will be available soon, in the Microsoft Translator app, Office, and Translator for Bing,” Microsoft Translator said on Thursday.
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Coalition forces resume operations with SDF against ISIS after brief pause

Kurdistan Media 23 Nov 2019
The statement marked another landmark as it was the first Coalition statement published in Kurmanji, the main Kurdish dialect spoken in northern Syria ... Coalition spokesperson Colonel Myles Caggins said the “US-led Coalition’s mission to disrupt and degrade ISIS remnants continued despite recent events in northern Syria.”.
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Iraqi boys' harrowing tale of captivity, training by IS

San Francisco Chronicle 10 May 2017
... the extremist group overran the community's towns and villages in northern Iraq ... There was talk of sending the boys, who spoke a northern Kurdish dialect and knew little Arabic, to other Arabic-speaking countries to learn Arabic, study Islam and forget about their Yazidi parents.
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Iraqi boys’ harrowing tale of captivity, training by Daesh

Arabnews 10 May 2017
There was talk of sending the boys, who spoke a northern Kurdish dialect and knew little Arabic, to other Arabic-speaking countries to learn Arabic, study Islam and forget about their Yazidi parents ... Eventually the boy was smuggled out and taken by motorcycle to a Kurdish peshmerga checkpoint.
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Iraqi boys recount ISIS training horrors: 'When you grow up, you will blow yourself up'

Toronto Sun 10 May 2017
Ahmed was 14 when the militants stormed into the Yazidi heartland around the northern town of Sinjar in the summer of 2014 ... There was talk of sending the boys, who spoke a northern Kurdish dialect and knew little Arabic, to other Arabic-speaking countries to learn Arabic, study Islam and forget about their Yazidi parents.
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Iraq refugee radio programme gains momentum

Al Jazeera 19 Apr 2016
Some of Dange Nwe's long-time listeners from Halabja, however - including city officials - have expressed concern over the new programmes broadcast in Arabic and the northern dialect of Kurdish, which are not spoken by most of the population.
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Iraq's Kakais: 'We want to protect our culture'

Al Jazeera 11 Feb 2015
Its followers speak a dialect of Kurdish known as Gorani and are scattered across northern Iraq, Iran and many live in exile in Europe and North America ... Inspired by the stiff resistance that the Kurdish forces put up against ISIL in the northern Syrian town of Kobane, the locals here decided to go for the namesake.
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Iraq's Yazidis: Caught in the crossfire

Al Jazeera 02 Jul 2014
I don't specify whether I am Kurdish or Arab," Ashur told Al Jazeera.  ... Kurdish-Turkmen tensions on the rise in Kirkuk ... Linguistically, however, there is a clear link between Kurds and Yazidis, as both speak Kurmanji, a dialect of the Kurdish language spoken in the northern areas of Kurdistan.
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Turkey hits Kurd rebels over border in Iraqi territory

The Washington Times 21 Jun 2012
Barzani told Turkey’s state television, which began broadcasts in Sorani, a dialect of Kurdish spoken in parts of northern Iraq and western Iran ... Turkey, by launching broadcasts in different Kurdish dialects, is trying to reach Kurds in and beyond its borders, as economic ...
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Iraqi Kurdish leader: End Turkey-Kurdish fight

STL Today 20 Jun 2012
... between Turkey and Kurdish rebels. Massoud Barzani spoke to Turkey's state television Wednesday as it began broadcasts in Sorani, a dialect of Kurdish spoken in parts of northern Iraq and western Iran.
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Turkey hits Kurdish rebels across Iraqi border

STL Today 20 Jun 2012
"The time for war and weapons has passed," Barzani told Turkey's state television, which began broadcasts in Sorani, a dialect of Kurdish spoken in parts of northern Iraq and western Iran ... Turkey, by launching broadcasts in different Kurdish dialects, is trying to reach Kurds in ...
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Attacks across Iraq kill 19, injure dozens

Taipei Times 31 Aug 2009
Hours later, four people were killed and 23 others injured when a bomb exploded at a market in Sinjar, a town near the Syrian border and west of the restive northern city of Mosul ... They speak a dialect of Kurdish, and follow a pre-Islamic religion and their own cultural traditions.
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17 killed and dozens wounded in Iraq attacks

The Australian 30 Aug 2009
Hours later, four people were killed and 23 others injured when a bomb exploded at a market in Sinjar, a town near the Syrian border and west of the restive northern city of Mosul ... They speak a dialect of Kurdish, and follow a pre-Islamic religion and their own cultural traditions.

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