The Rojava Report

News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

Monthly Archives: May, 2014

KDP Security Forces Target KNK, DİHA, PÇDK

(ANF/DIHOK) KDP security forces launched operations targeting representatives of the Kurdish National Congress (KNK), as well as many the offices and members of many other organizations earlier today in three … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Young Women Leading The Revolution In Rojava

The  Movement of Revolutionary Young Women of Rojava has held its third conference with 230 delegates in the town of Girkê Legê in the Cizîre Canton, according to an article … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

First Refugee Camp Set Up In Rojava

(ANF/DERİK) Refugees have begun to arrive at the first refugee camp established in Rojava, in the village of Hekmiye near the city of Derik (Arabic: al Malikiyah) in the east … Continue reading

May 17, 2014 · 4 Comments

KURDÎ-DER: We Must Now Wait For The State For Kurdish Education

(ANF/SİİRT) The Siirt Provincial Branch of the KURDÎ-DER has released a statement as part of their celebrations Kurdish Language Day on May 15. The statement argued that Kurdish politicians and … Continue reading

May 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

KCK Offers Condolences To People Of Soma, Condemns Capitalist Exploitation

(ANF/BEHDİNAN) The KCK’s Executive Council has released a statement offering its condolences to the people of Soma, where an ongoing mining disaster has killed at least 245 people. The message … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

49 Thousand Receiving Kurdish Language Education In Cizîre Canton

(ANF/AZİZ KÖYLÜOĞLU/QAMIŞLO) The revolution in Kurdish language education in Rojava is being reflected in celebrations around Kurdish Language Day, officially marked on May 15th. The Kurdish Language Institute (SZK) which … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

KCK Calls For Solidarity With Yazidis In Face Of ISIS Attacks

  (ANF/BEHDİNAN) IN a statement from the Co-Presidency of its Executive Council, the KCK has called for all the peoples and faith groups of Kurdistan to stand in solidarity with … Continue reading

May 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jihadist Explains How Syrian Gangs Operate From Turkish Base In Reyhanlı

(ANF/SEYİT EVRAN/EFRİN) Muhammed Beshir, an Algerian jihadist who was captured by Efrin public security  members (Asayiş) as he attempted to travel to Bab in the area of Idlib, has revealed … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

Thousand Attend Funeral Of Çiçek In Amed

(ANF/AMED) Thousands have attended the funeral of Kinem Çiçek, a YPJ fighter killed in clashes with the Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) in the region of Grê Sêwê … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Efrin Is Being Rebuilt, Calls For Support And Investment

(SEYİT EVRAN/ANF/EFRİN)  The city of Efrin and its environs, which collectively compose one of the three autonomous cantons of Rojava, are being rebuilt. Water and electricity problems are being solved; … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

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