• “Erdoğan’s warplanes bomb us and the Hewler government is silent”

    “Erdoğan’s warplanes bomb us and the Hewler government is silent”

    Late Tuesday evening, Turkish airstrikes targeted the rural areas of Rêkan and Nerwê villages in Sheladize, Amadiya and the rural areas of the Horê village in Avashin region of Medya Defense Zones in Southern Kurdistan territory. At least 10 local […]

     
  • Demonstration in 4 Swiss cities for the freedom of Öcalan

    Demonstration in 4 Swiss cities for the freedom of Öcalan

    Upon the initiative of Kurdish Women’s Movement and Democratic Kurdish Society Center (NCDK) in Switzerland, Kurdish people and their friends living in the Swiss cities of Aarau, Lausanne, St.Gallen and Geneva took to the streets to protest against the aggravated […]

     
  • Iraqi army launches operation for Hawija

    Iraqi army launches operation for Hawija

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced that the launch of the first phase for the liberation of Kirkuk’s Hawija district from ISIS. The Iraqi Coalition Forces Lieutenant General Abdulamir Rashid Yaralla announced that the Iraqi army, Federal police forces and […]

     
  • Gorran-Komala: We support the call to postpone the referendum

    Gorran-Komala: We support the call to postpone the referendum

    The Gorran (Change) Movement and the Kurdistan Islamic Society (Komala Îslamiya Kurdistan) announced that they support the international community’s call to postpone the referendum planned for September 25 in Southern Kurdistan in a joint statement they issued. The joint statement […]

     
  • 14 lawyers for Gülmen and Özakça also jailed

    14 lawyers for Gülmen and Özakça also jailed

    Academic Nuriye Gülmen and teacher Semih Özakça were dismissed from their posts by a Statutory Decree (KHK) almost a year ago and they have been on a hunger strike to get their jobs back for almost 200 days. Two days […]

     
  • Turkey’s policy to destroy Sur and Hasankeyf taken to the UN

    Turkey’s policy to destroy Sur and Hasankeyf taken to the UN

    The Turkish state’s policy of destruction in Sur and Hasankeyf with the goal to destroy the historic and cultural awareness and to change the demographic structure of Kurdistan has been taken to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council’s agenda. […]

     
  • 28 identified bodies from Nusaybin not handed over to families

    28 identified bodies from Nusaybin not handed over to families

    The curfew declared in Mardin’s Nusaybin district on March 14, 2016 that ended recently has left 6 neighborhoods completely destroyed. Bodies of dozens who fell martyrs during the self-governance resistance are still in the cemetery of the nameless. Even though […]