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What Is The Kurdish Calculation In Rojava?

The following is a translation of an article written by Fehim Taştekin for Radikal. In the article Taştekin interviews Eldar Halill, a member of the executive committee of TEV-DEM, and … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · 2 Comments

El Ekrad Front Commander: Turkey Pursuing New Intrigues In Syria

(ANF/SEYİT EVRAN – EFRÎN) El Ekrad Commander Haci Ahmet El Kurdî has spoken to ANF about recent developments in the Syrian Civil War, including about Turkey’s role in the conflict. … Continue reading

February 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sînem Mihemed In Norway To Draw Attention To Rojava

Sînem Mihemed, the co-president of Rojava’s People’s Assembly, is currently in Norway in order to draw attention to the revolution in Rojava and the project of democratic autonomy. According to … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Aldar Xelîl Gives Interview on the Progress of the Hewler Negotiations

(ANF) Aldar Xelîl, a member of the Kurdish High Council, spoke to ANF about the ongoing meetings between MGRK and ENKS, indicating that the results of the negotiations could emerge … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

KCK Release Statement on Death of Bêmal Tokçu and Events in Gever

TO OUR PEOPLES AND THE PUBLIC OPINION With the killing of Bêmal Tokçu, the number of the crimes committed by the Turkish police raised to three. We convey our condolences … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

KCK Release Statement Upon Mandela’s Death

TO OUR PEOPLES AND THE PUBLIC OPINION We were deeply saddened to hear about the demise of the great democracy and freedom fighter and the friend of the Kurdish People, … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

Iranian Security Forces Surround Selmas Following Execution of Kurdish Political Prisoner

Iranian police and soldiers have surrounded the city of Selmas and forbidden entry to area following the execution of the Kurdish political activist İlham Mamed yesterday, October 26th, according to … Continue reading

October 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ankara’s Wall is (and always has been) Illegitimate

In a new article from Özgür Gündem, the paper talks about the history of the division of Northern and Western Kurdistan, and the growing illegitimacy of Ankara’s policies surrounding the … Continue reading

October 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Lawyers of Rojava: We Have Freed Ourselves From The Dirty Law Of the Regime

One of the most significant developments of the revolutionary struggle in Rojava has been the institution of a new system of law and the opening of people’s courts. The Rojava … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Olive Harvest Time In Rojava

Following the economic collapse in Syria that followed the beginning of the conflict in March 2011, Kurds are reclaiming their lands and creating economic opportunities in harsh conditions by encouraging … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

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