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Monthly Archives: February, 2015

HDP Proposes Creation Of Ministry Of Women

Pervin Buldan, the Group Deputy Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) and a MP from Iğdır, announced the party’s proposal to create a Ministry Of Women – according to … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 · 1 Comment

Women Of The YPJ: Our Battle Will Continue

The following article – ‘YPJ’li kadınlar: Savaşımız devam edecek’  – was written by Rojda Korkmaz and Kadri Özkan for DIHA and appeared in Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

YPG/YPJ Advancing On Three Fronts

Operations undertaken by YPG/YPJ forces to clear remaining ISIS elements from the villages around Kobanê continue incessantly along three fronts, according to an article appearing in Özgür Gündem. According to … Continue reading

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

DISK: We Have 12,000 Volunteers To Rebuild Kobanê

 A statement released by the Confederation of Revolutionary Trade Unions of Turkey (DISK) in Diyarbakir states that the union has 12,000 members who have pledged their willingness to assist in … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · 2 Comments

Salih Muslim: We Will Rely On Our Own Strength To Rebuild Kobanê

PYD co-President Salih Muslim has spoken to Stêrk TV in a new interview about the Kobanê victory, the city’s reconstruction and cantons’ relations with foreign countries, according to a new … Continue reading

February 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

As ISIS Flees Kobanê Signs Of Their Cruelty Continue To Emerge

Although ISIS has been forced to pull back from Kobanê following its heavy defeat in the city, even more evidence of its cruelty continues to emerge from the ruins, according … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kobanê and Kirkuk

  The following article “Kobanê ve Kerkük” was written by M. Ali Çelebi and appeared in Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. ISIS – which is poisoning … Continue reading

February 2, 2015 · 2 Comments

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