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News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

Tag Archives: Qamishli

Promises Of Justice For Victims Of ISIS Bombing In Qamişlo

Condemnation continues to grow following a truck bombing carried out by ISIS in the Enteriyê neighborhood of Qamişlo yesterday that killed 10 civilians – including at least one child – … Continue reading

August 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Calls For Protests As Turkey Constructs New Ditch Along Border With Rojava

A call for protests has been issued in North Kurdistan in response to Turkey’s most recent efforts to isolate Rojava, writes Bilal Güldem in a new article for Özgür Gündem. … Continue reading

July 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Rojava Revolution in 2013: The Success of the YPG

In a new report for ANF, Dildar Aryen highlights the progress the Rojava Revolution has made in 2013 and the important developments over the past year. What follows is the … Continue reading

December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Second Phase in Rojava

(What follows is an English translation of “Rojava’da İkinci Aşama” which originally appeared in Yeni Özgür Politika) Rojava has moved on to the second phase of its project of Temporary … Continue reading

December 3, 2013 · 2 Comments

Indefinite Sit-in Against “Wall of Shame”

Mardın/Şirnak (DİHA) BDP leaders and activists have begun an indefinite sit-in in Mardin against the continued construction of the “wall of shame” between Qamişlo and Nusaybin. A second protest march … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Children Collect Gas Canisters to Get By

After battles between protesters and police, children are attempting to collect and sell the gas canisters that have killed and maimed so many, according to a report in Özgür Gündem. … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women and Youth March Against the Wall of Shame in Istanbul

Hundreds marched in the Şişli district of Istanbul to protest the “wall of shame” being built between Nusaybın and Qamişlo and the recent execution of Kurdish political prisoners in Iran, … Continue reading

November 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Life Returning to Normal in Serêkaniyê

A new report by Aziz Köylüoğlu and carried by ANF speaks to the situation of the city after the recent advances made by the YPG in the region. Below is … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

“Your Borders and Your Walls are Illegitimate”

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Nusaybın and Qamişlo to protest the wall that the Turkish state is building on its southern border with Rojava, according to the … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

Condition of Hunger Striking Mayor Growing Worse

The condition of Ayşe Gökkan – the BDP mayor of Nusaybın who has been on a hunger strike (or death fast as it is being called in Turkish) for the … Continue reading

November 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

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