• First YPG Regiment declared in Efrîn

    First YPG Regiment declared in Efrîn

    People’s/Women’s Defense Units (YPG/YPJ) have recently started a new training cycle in Rojava’s Efrîn Canton as part of the ongoing efforts for the establishment of regiments. Following the finalization of the training cycle which included political and military classes, the […]

     
  • Religious scholars from Southern Kurdistan visit Qandil for solidarity

    Religious scholars from Southern Kurdistan visit Qandil for solidarity

    Religious scholars and members of the Qadiri Tarikat (Religious Order) from Southern Kurdistan visited Qandil to condemn the Turkish state’s attacks on Medya Defense Zones and to express solidarity with guerrillas. The delegation was welcomed by KCK Faith Committee member Cihan Eren, […]

     
  • YPG reports attacks and violations by the Turkish army against Rojava

    YPG reports attacks and violations by the Turkish army against Rojava

    YPG (People’s Defense Units) Press Office released a statement about the ongoing attacks of the occupant Turkish army and gang groups acting under their command against the lands of Rojava. According to the YPG statement published on its website, Turkish […]

     
  • EUTCC: We bless the memory of Judge Essa Moosa

    EUTCC: We bless the memory of Judge Essa Moosa

    The European Union Turkey Civic Commission (EUTCC) released a statement sending sincere and deep-felt condolences to the family of Judge Essa Moosa who passed away yesterday. The EUTCC statement undersigned by Kariane Westrheim (chairperson), Michael Gunter, Joost Jongerden and Dersim […]

     
  • Karayılan: If Turkey comes at us, they will get what’s coming to them

    Karayılan: If Turkey comes at us, they will get what’s coming to them

    PKK (Kurdistan Workers’ Party) Executive Council member Murat Karayılan made striking evaluations for ANF at the anniversary of the Turkish military operation in Zap region in 2008, remarking that this battle was a major achievement for Kurdish freedom struggle and […]

     
  • BDP administrator tried in KCK case jailed with her 7 month old baby

    BDP administrator tried in KCK case jailed with her 7 month old baby

    Diken Akbaba was an administrator in the Peace and Democracy Party (Barış ve Demokrasi Partisi – BDP) Maltepe District Branch in 2011 and was arrested on January 17, 2012 as part of the KCK operations along with a group. Akbaba […]

     
  • Reports on the atrocities in Cizre submitted to the UN Security Council

    Reports on the atrocities in Cizre submitted to the UN Security Council

    The United Nations Human Rights Council has completed the file on the human rights abuses in Turkey and the massacres committed by the Turkish state in Cizre, Sur, Nusaybin and other cities in Northern Kurdistan. A special unit formed within […]