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Tag Archives: Özgür Gündem

Manbij Military Council: Manbij Will Soon Be Liberated From ISIS Oppression

The following report was compiled by Erdoğan Altan in Kobane for DIHA and was published in Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. Yesterday 7 different military organizations … Continue reading

April 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Democratic Federation in Rojava and North Syria

The following article is a translation of an article – “Demokratik federasyon” – by M. Ali Çelebi published today in Özgür Gündem. Two back-to-back developments have taken place which have … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Turkish PM Threatens Rojava: We Will Attack At The First Opportunity

    In an interview with Al Jazeera Arabic Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu blamed the recent attacks in Ankara on the YPG and suggested that Turkey was preparing for … Continue reading

February 24, 2016 · 7 Comments

New Interview With YPS Commander In Şirnex On Ongoing War In North Kurdistan

  In a new interview for Özgür Gündem journalist Ersin Çaksu sat down with Xalid Şevger, the YPS commander in Şirnex (Turkish: Şırnak), on the occasion of the 17th anniversary … Continue reading

February 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

Interview with YPS Commander In Şirnex, North Kurdistan

In a new interview for Özgür Gündem, reporter Ersin Çaksu speaks with Roni Botan, a commander with the Civilian Defense Units (Yekîneyên Parastina Sivîl / YPS) in the Kurdish town … Continue reading

January 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Turkish State Continues To Kill Civilians In Nisêbîn

  The military curfew in Nisêbîn (Nusaybin) has entered its 8th day, with attacks by Turkish police and soldiers still ongoing – reports an article in Özgür Gündem. In the … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Rojava And The Unfair Elections In Turkey

The follow column,“Eşitsiz seçim yasası ve Rojava,” was written by Metin Yeğin for Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. We have just come out of an election … Continue reading

November 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Self-government and Land Redistribution

The follow column,“Özyönetim ve toprak dağıtılması,” was written by Metin Yeğin for Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. According to a recent news piece I read the … Continue reading

October 30, 2015 · 3 Comments

Aziz Güler: A Bridge Between Gezi And Rojava

The following article “Gezi’den Rojava’ya bir köprü oldu” was compiled by DİHA and appeared in Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. The life of Aziz Güler (code … Continue reading

October 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

Life Behind The Trenches: On The Struggle For Autonomy In North Kurdistan

The following article “Hendeklerin ardındaki yaşam” was written by Ismail Eskin for Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. (Cizre) The doors of every last house remain open … Continue reading

September 20, 2015 · 6 Comments

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