The Rojava Report

News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

Monthly Archives: June, 2014

The Syrian Civil War: The Conflation of Western Imperialism, Chauvinism, and Jihad in the National Oppression of the Rojava Kurds

The following article was written and submitted to the Rojava Report by Athithan Jayapalan – an Eelam Tamil activist based in Oslo, Norway. In it he analyses the current political … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

KCK Statement On Deaths In Lice

  TO OUR PEOPLES AND THE PUBLIC OPINION The Kurdish Freedom Movement has been in a non-action position for one and a half year. The AKP administration has misused this … Continue reading

June 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tens Of Thousands Attend Funeral Of Baran In Amed

Tens of thousands of mourners have gathered in the Diyarbakir for the funeral of Ramaz Baran, one of two people killed yesterday when Turkish soldiers opened fire on protesters in … Continue reading

June 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Army Opens Fire In Lice, Four Reported Dead

Reports coming Lice, where local people have been demonstrating again military base construction for 14 days, say that at least four protesters lost their lives today in an army crackdown. … Continue reading

June 7, 2014 · 1 Comment

Erdoğan Speaking Like Çiller As Lice Resistance Continues

Erdoğan’s recent remarks about ongoing protests in Lice resemble those made by former Turkish Prime Minister Tansu Çiller in 1993 before she gave permission for a  massacre by the Turkish … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cizîrê Canton’s Revolutionary Youth Movement Holds First Conference

The Revolutionary Youth Movement of the Cizîrê Canton held its first conference on June 1st in the city of Rimêlan, according to an article in today’s Özgür Gündem. 180 delegates … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rojava In Need Of Medicine And Other Medical Supplies

Illnesses not seen in years have begun to reappear in Rojava owing to the problems resulting from the embargo in place against the three Rojava cantons, according to an article … Continue reading

June 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Celebrations In Ağrı Following BDP Election Victory

(ANF/Ağrı) According to preliminary results the BDP has won a clear victory in the Ağrı municipal elections. BDP supporters around the city have taken to the streets in celebration. The … Continue reading

June 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

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