• ISIS gangs set a village in Sinjar on fire

    ISIS gangs set a village in Sinjar on fire

    Inhuman gangs affiliated to the so-called Islamic State continue to burn down sacred sites and villages belonging to the Yezidi people in Sinjar. An ANF correspondent in Sinjar, Dilşer Ernesto, reported ISIS gangs set the village of Xirana on fire [...]

     
  • AI: ISIS carried out ethnic cleansing on a historic scale

    AI: ISIS carried out ethnic cleansing on a historic scale

    Fresh evidence uncovered by Amnesty International indicates that members of the armed group calling itself the Islamic State (IS) have launched a systematic campaign of ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq, carrying out war crimes, including mass summary killings and abductions, [...]

     
  • Police raid DBP youths’ tent, 4 arrested

    Police raid DBP youths’ tent, 4 arrested

    A tent set up by the DBP (Party of Democratic Regions) youth assembly in the Kanarya neighbourhood of Istanbul to oppose drugs, prostitution and assimilation was raided by Turkish police this morning and 4 protesters were taken into custody. The [...]

     
  • YPG: Sinjar-Rojava corridor closed to civilians for security reasons

    YPG: Sinjar-Rojava corridor closed to civilians for security reasons

    The YPG General Command has issued a statement regarding the security corridor established between Mount Sinjar and Rojava, the only route between Sinjar and West Kurdistan, by means of which tens of thousands of Yezidi Kurds were saved. The Command [...]

     
  • Bayık: Providing the PKK with weapons would mean striking ISIS

    Bayık: Providing the PKK with weapons would mean striking ISIS

    KCK Executive Council member Cemil Bayık spoke to the German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper, evaluating recent arms supplies by Germany to South Kurdistan. Bayık , commenting on German arms support for South Kurdistan, said arms for the PKK would hit [...]

     
  • Rally in Amed demanded freedom for Öcalan for sake of peace

    Rally in Amed demanded freedom for Öcalan for sake of peace

    Thousands of people attended a rally in Amed yesterday on the occasion of International Peace Day, calling for the release of Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Öcalan to ensure a lasting peace. The Peace Mothers in their white headscarves were at [...]

     
  • Saleh Muslim calls on world public to break down the wall of silence

    Saleh Muslim calls on world public to break down the wall of silence

    Co-chairman of the PYD (Democratic Union Party), Mohamed Saleh Muslim, has released a letter on behalf of the people who live in the cantons of Rojava to mark the World Peace Day, September 1. The letter by Muslim addresses to [...]