• Independence And Freedom

    Independence And Freedom

    ( Kurdishquestion.com ) – The latest developments in the Middle East has re-intensified the discussions of independence and freedom amongst the Kurds. The administration in Southern Kurdistan is stating that it will “declare independence”. The democratic autonomous cantons in Western [...]

     
  • Turkish army opens fire on YPG in Ceylanpınar

    Turkish army opens fire on YPG in Ceylanpınar

    Following the claim that there had been a clash with YPG forces on the border near Ceylanpınar, the Turkish army has now begun to fire at YPG positions. The YPG has not returned fire. It is reported that Turkish troops [...]

     
  • YPG liberate village, 42 ISIS members killed

    YPG liberate village, 42 ISIS members killed

    It has been reported that People’s Defence Forces (YPG) have liberated a village in an operation against ISIS forces in the Kobane region of West Kurdistan. 42 ISIS members were reported killed in the operation. YPG forces launched an operation [...]

     
  • Zana and Önder visit KNK in Hewler

    Zana and Önder visit KNK in Hewler

    Amed independent deputy Leyla Zana and HDP Istanbul MP Sırrı Süreyya Önder visited the South Kurdistan representative of the Kurdistan National Congress (KNK) in Hewler. Zana and Önder who were welcomed by KNK co-chair Nilüfer Koç and KNK members shared [...]

     
  • HDP asks about weapons provided to ISIS

    HDP asks about weapons provided to ISIS

    HDP Batman MP Ayla Akat Ata yesterday asked Turkish Prime Minister Erdoğan about a truck stopped on the Adana-Antep motorway on 19 January 2014, after a tip off that it was carrying “illegal arms and ammunition”. Ata recalled that large [...]

     
  • YPG refutes Turkish claims of border clash

    YPG refutes Turkish claims of border clash

    The YPG (People’s Defence Units) Command in Rojava has refuted a claim made by the Presidency of the Turkish General Staff that it was responsible for the death of two Turkish soldiers on the Ceylanpınar border last night. The Urfa [...]

     
  • Öcalan: ISIS will also harm the powers behind it

    Öcalan: ISIS will also harm the powers behind it

    Families of PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party) leader Abdullah Öcalan and two other inmates in İmralı prison, Şeyhmus Poyraz and Cumali Karsu, visited their relatives on the island prison on Monday. In a short statement to the press after returning from [...]