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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

Communes In Rojava Growing Daily

The emancipatory economic model which serves as the economic pillar in the Kurdish Popular Leader Abdullah Öcalan’s proposal around Democracy Autonomy and which aims at building a democratic, ecologically balanced … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · 3 Comments

Tamil Eelam And The Rojava Revolution: An Interview With A Tamil Activist In Europe

The following interview was conducted by the Rojava Report with Athithan Jayapalan, a Tamil activist living in Europe. In the interview Athithan dicusses the current state of the Tamil Liberation Struggle and … Continue reading

April 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

YPJ: A Life Based On The Will Of Women

The following article “Kadının iradesi hayatın içinde” was written by Dîlan Welat for ANHA and appeared in Özgür Gündem. It has been translated into English below. Fîdan Lewend and Bêrîtan … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Journalist and Researcher Özgür Amed On Understanding Events In Rojava

The following interview was conducted in partnership between the Rojava Report and Dr. Dylan Murphy. Dylan Murphy is a historian and a trade union activist in the National Union of … Continue reading

January 2, 2015 · 6 Comments

YPJ-STAR Guerilla: I Have Made A Promise To My Conscience

The following is a translation of “Söz verdim vicdanıma” which was compiled by Medya Doz and- carried in Özgür Gündem. The Sinjar (Şengal) massacre has not only left indelible marks … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · 1 Comment

Rojave Celebrates After Declaration Of Autonomy

  (ANF) The Cizîre (English: Jazira) canton, one of three cantons comprising Western Syria, officially declared the establishment of the Democratic Autonomous Government today. Residents throughout the Cizîre region have … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

Rojava Goes to the Polls

(ANF) Voters in the canton of Efrin – one of the three, newly formed cantons in Rojava – have gone to the polls to elect representatives for the newly formed … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · 2 Comments

Tens of Thousands Attend Funeral for YPG Fighters in Qamişlo

  (ANF) Tens of thousands of people have taken part in the funeral ceremony for YPG fighters killed in recent clashes in Til Hemis and Til Berek. Thousands of mourners … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Women Take the Initiative for Rojava

(DIHA) Helime Yusif, the Coordinator for Foreign Relations of Yekitiya Star, told members of civil society organizations and the press at a panel on “Gender, Violence, War and the Rojava … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

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