Archive for category: NEWS

  • From Bane-Merîwan path to Helebce by bike- activists walked

    From Bane-Merîwan path to Helebce by bike- activists walked

    KURDISTAN 25 March 2015 14:44:41 no comments

    Along With arrives commemoration of the chemical bombardment of Halabce (Halabja), people respected the victims of this city around the world. In commemoration of Halabce event, patriots and hikers from Eastern Kurdistan (Rojhelat) walking and cycling just left distance of the 105 km behind to get to this city. A […]

     
  • Newroz message of Abdullah Öcalan

    Newroz message of Abdullah Öcalan

    FEATURED NEWS, NEWS, Peace Process 22 March 2015 14:57:37 no comments

    To all our people; I am greeting the Newroz of all our people and friends who are on the side of peace, equality, freedom and democracy. The crisis caused by neoliberal policies imposed on the whole world by imperialist capitalism and its despotic local collaborators is affecting our region and […]

     
  • Kawa and the story of Newroz

    Kawa and the story of Newroz

    ART & CULTURE 21 March 2015 01:55:35 no comments

    A long time ago in between the two great rivers Euphrates and Tigris there was a land called Mesopotamia. Above a small town and tucked into the side of the Zagros Mountains, there was an enormous stone castle with tall turrets and dark high walls. The castle was cut out […]

     
  • During Iran’s Rouhani presidency, have took place 1193 executions

    During Iran’s Rouhani presidency, have took place 1193 executions

    NEWS 20 March 2015 17:30:57 no comments

    Mass execution against religion minorities and Kurds by the regime took place while Hassan Rohani’s government in under negotiate with eastern countries. The Iranian regime has a different political system, which violate political activities inside Iran and negotiate with outside countries and try to show themselves as a democratic government to […]

     
  • Iranian regime makes the new military bases in border areas

    Iranian regime makes the new military bases in border areas

    KURDISTAN 13 March 2015 17:16:59 no comments

    The Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and the police forces across the borders of Makû, Xoy, Selmas and Ûrmiye have created dozens of new military bases. The plan is militarization of the border and control over the people, local residents say. According to local sources, after the meeting between the […]

     
  • KHRN: A report about the situation of four Kurdish women political prisoner in Iran’s prisons

    KHRN: A report about the situation of four Kurdish women political prisoner in Iran’s prisons

    WOMEN 10 March 2015 13:31:55 no comments

    On International Women’s day, 8th March 2015, a global day to celebrate the global struggle women at least four women, Kurdish political prisoners, are in three different prisons held in appalling conditions. Kurdistan Human Rights Network has obtained the latest information, through reliable sources, in regards to four Kurdish women […]

     
  • Abdullah Öcalan: Our revolution is a women’s revolution

    Abdullah Öcalan: Our revolution is a women’s revolution

    WOMEN 8 March 2015 15:35:10 no comments

    Ceylan Bağrıyanık, Congress of Free Women (KJA, previously DÖKH) member of the İmralı delegation, has read a message from Kurdish people’s leader Abdullah Öcalan marking 8 March International Women’s Day. Reading the message addressing to the women who already gathered in the village of Mehser at Kobanê border, Bağrıyanık conveyed […]

     
  • Iranian regime does not give a clear answer to the families of Saman Nasim and other political prisoners sentenced to death

    Iranian regime does not give a clear answer to the families of Saman Nasim and other political prisoners sentenced to death

    NEWS 5 March 2015 17:06:04 no comments

    Despite 12 days of the transfer of prisoners sentenced to death, Saman Nasim, Sirwan Najawi, Ibrahim Issapour, Ali Afshari, Habib Afshari and Younes Aghaiyan from section 12 of Urmiye prison, their relatives has not been given a clear answer so far. According to Human Righst Activists in Iran “HRANA”, all 6 political […]

     
  • KODAR’s Statement on the Situation of Kurdish Political Prisoners in Urmiye Prison

    KODAR’s Statement on the Situation of Kurdish Political Prisoners in Urmiye Prison

    FEATURED NEWS, KURDISTAN 1 March 2015 13:24:59 no comments

    Recently, Islamic Republic of Iran has started a massive attacking campaign against the Kurdish Nation in Eastern Kurdistan (Rojhelat). This vial attacking against Kurds comes parallel to an political repression toward the political prisoners and other Kurdish civilians in prison. It appears from this that the Iranian regime is preparing […]

     
  • Fears Increase over the Secret Execution of Six Prisoners in Urmiye

    Fears Increase over the Secret Execution of Six Prisoners in Urmiye

    KURDISTAN 23 February 2015 16:09:22 no comments

    The Kurdistan Human Rights Network has released an urgent report on the situation of the six Kurdish political prisoners in the Central Urmiye prison. According to the report, sources inside the prison reported that on Wednesday 18th of February at exactly 10am local time, a number of plain clothed officers […]

     
  • Latest report from Urmiye Prison

    Latest report from Urmiye Prison

    KURDISTAN 21 February 2015 16:09:27 no comments

    After much uncertainty and doubts about the status of six Kurdish political prisoner on death row named Saman Nasim, Sirwan Najawi, Ibrahim Issapour, Younes Aghaiyan, Ali Afshari and his brother Habib Afshari, European Kurdish and international human rights organizations continued to protest the treatment of these prisoners by the Iranian […]

     
  • Islamic Republic of Iran Confirms the execution of Brothers Habib and Ali Afshari

    Islamic Republic of Iran Confirms the execution of Brothers Habib and Ali Afshari

    KURDISTAN 20 February 2015 16:41:22 no comments

    Sources close to the family of Ali and Habib Afshari, state that both political prisoners in Urmiye Prison were transferred yesterday to an unknown location. Saman Nasim was another prisoner who was transferred with Ali and Habib Afshari. In the past few hours it has been revealed by the Iranian […]

     
  • Six political prisoners on death row have been transferred to an unknown location, including Saman Nasim

    Six political prisoners on death row have been transferred to an unknown location, including Saman Nasim

    NEWS 18 February 2015 14:18:46 no comments

    Breaking from Urmiye Prison: Six political prisoners on death row have been transferred to an unknown location, including Saman Nasim. According to the reports received by the Kurdistan Human Rights Network from a source inside the Urmiye prison, on the 18th February 2015 stated that special guards entered division 12, where political […]

     
  • A short biography of Sheikh Ezaddin Hosseini

    A short biography of Sheikh Ezaddin Hosseini

    KURDISTAN 18 February 2015 12:22:58 no comments

    The characteristic Sheikh Ezaddin Hosseini (in Kurdish Şêx Êzedîn Hisênî) who was famous for its national and religious role, lost his life due to illness four years ago in a hospital in Sweden. This is a short presentation of his character. He was born in 1921 in the city Bane, East […]

     
  • PJAK: If executions becomes continuous, then we are forced to act strictly in this

    PJAK: If executions becomes continuous, then we are forced to act strictly in this

    FEATURED NEWS, KURDISTAN 16 February 2015 20:26:26 no comments

    Saman Nasîm a Kurdish political activist who has received death penalty (suspension) of the Iranian regime. This has created a huge concern among people around the world, and for every day that passes increases unrest. On February 9, Human Rights Watch, HRW, notice that a political prisoner under sentence of […]

     
  • Abdullah Öcalan was captured 16 years ago

    Abdullah Öcalan was captured 16 years ago

    FEATURED NEWS, NEWS 15 February 2015 21:46:14 no comments

    On 15 February 1999 Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan, was captured in Kenya by Turkish special agents acting in connection with CIA and Mossad, while on route from the Greek embassy to Nairobi airport. The capture of Turkey’s “enemy number one” was claimed by the authorities in Ankara as their victory […]

     
  • Member of PJAK Assembly States “Iran to End the Slaughter of Kolbers in the Border Areas”

    Member of PJAK Assembly States “Iran to End the Slaughter of Kolbers in the Border Areas”

    KURDISTAN 13 February 2015 14:07:57 no comments

    Each year the brutal killing of Kolbers and tradesmen by Iranian armed forces in the border zones of Kurdistan leads to dozens of annual human tragedies and mass murders. Amed Şaho, a member of PJAK (Free Life Party of Kurdistan) assembly objected to the silence of the international community in […]

     
  • Presence of Eastern Kurdistan Women in “Freedom for Öcalan” rally

    Presence of Eastern Kurdistan Women in “Freedom for Öcalan” rally

    WOMEN 13 February 2015 13:11:00 no comments

    Demonstrations are performed around the world for protest against Turkey’s imprisonment of Abdullah Öcalan. A unique Such was performed by a group of Kurdish women, which was to march from the city of Bern in Switzerland to Strasbourg in France, a variety of women’s Kurdish movements were attended the famous march […]

     
  • Two Kurdish Kolbers died due the cold weather and glacial

    Two Kurdish Kolbers died due the cold weather and glacial

    KURDISTAN 6 February 2015 21:05:16 no comments

    According to Firat News Agency, two Kurdish Kolbers in the regions of Pîranşar died due the cold weather and glacial. Two Kolbers are named Ibrahim Mohammadzadeh, 40 years and Ibrahim Payemard, 27 years, both of them have families and kids and they are from the regions of Pîranşar and their job is working as Kolber on […]

     
  • Continued bombing of the Guerrilla regions by the Iranian regime

    Continued bombing of the Guerrilla regions by the Iranian regime

    KURDISTAN 6 February 2015 20:37:17 no comments

    People’s Defense Force (HPG) Information Centre says that on the 29th and 30th of January, the forces of Iranian regime heavily bombed hills of Casusan (Jasusan), Şehîd Nûda and Şehîd Delberin in the regions of Qandil Mountains. HPG Centre states that on the same days the unmanned spy planes of the Turkish state on […]