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News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

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Organizing for Democracy after the Failure of Government Reform

According to a report in today’s Özgür Gündem, the Democratic Reform Package announced by Turkish PM Erdoğan on Monday is coming under wide criticism. Turkey’s democratic forces have stated that … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

AKP-supported Groups Burning Churches in Rojava

Yesterday members of al-Nusra and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria are reported to have looted and burned a Syriac Church in the village of Xerdûka, in the province … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

KDP Members Make Death Threats Against Rojava Refugees

According to a report from the Hawar News Agency and run in Özgür Gündem, a KDP official accompanied by a number of Perşmerge visited the Girêgevrê and Misrîk camps in … Continue reading

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

KCK comes out in Support of Turkish Protests, Calls on Kurds to Join

In an article from ANF, the Co-Presidency of the Executive Council of the KCK is reported to have come out in support of the street demonstrations that gripped Turkey yesterday … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Turkish Government Office converted to an Al-Nusra Headquarters

The offices of the General Directorate of Agricultural Enterprises (TİGEM) in Ceylanpınar, directly across the border from Serêkanîye, has been converted into a Al-Nusra Headquarters according to a report in … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · 2 Comments

Amed Dicle on Rojava

Amed Dicle, the noted Kurdish journalist, has had a piece of his on the recent developments in Rojava, and the internal and external forces now shaping the revolution there, translated … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Human Chain for Rojava in Diyarbakır

At a press conference held yesterday by a number of different Kurdish political parties and organizations – including the BDP, DTK, DDKD, ÖSP, Azadi İnisiyatifi, Dicle-Fırat Diyalog Grubu and KADEP … Continue reading

August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

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