Archive for category: NEWS

  • Mass letter campaign to the CPT and Amnesty International for Abdullah Öcalan

    Mass letter campaign to the CPT and Amnesty International for Abdullah Öcalan

    FEATURED NEWS, NEWS 24 July 2016 10:39:28 no comments

    Following the coup attempt of July 15 in Turkey, the Kurds are worried about the conditions Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Öcalan imprisoned in Imrali island is under and demand he be allowed to see his family and lawyers at once. For this, a series of campaigns have been launched by […]

     
  • 2 Kolbers killed and 3 others were severely injured by the border patrol forces

    2 Kolbers killed and 3 others were severely injured by the border patrol forces

    KURDISTAN 22 July 2016 15:06:39 no comments

    HRANA ─ Two Kolbers with the names of Burhan Elem Hulu and Mostafa Mehrpur were killed by border patrol in Chaldoran border and three others were severely injured. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), 5 Kolbers and residents of Showt village were injured or killed […]

     
  • Conflicts among people of Bêwran and Iranian security forces

    Conflicts among people of Bêwran and Iranian security forces

    KURDISTAN 18 July 2016 10:38:51 no comments

    According to Firat News Agency, on Saturday morning 26 July, a group of Kolbers 1, in Berde Panî of Serdeşt trapped in ambuscade of Iranian security forces. Security forces opened fire on Kolbers and seized goods and equipment of Kolbers. In contrast, people of Bêwran (a village of Serdeşt) attacked […]

     
  • KCK: Portraying Erdoğan and AKP as democratic is even more dangerous than the coup attempt itself

    KCK: Portraying Erdoğan and AKP as democratic is even more dangerous than the coup attempt itself

    NEWS 16 July 2016 12:21:45 no comments

    KCK Executive Council Co-Presidency released a statement about the coup attempt in Turkey. The statement said: “There has been a coup attempt by persons whose identity and purpose is yet not clear. It grabs attention that this attempt comes at a time when Tayyip Erdoğan will reportedly assign generals close […]

     
  • Two comrades in Botan resistance: Axîn and Zeryan

    Two comrades in Botan resistance: Axîn and Zeryan

    WOMEN 12 July 2016 11:45:40 no comments

    JINHA, AMED ─ Two women, who promised each other that they would never leave alone each other in every area of life on the lands they were born, fought until the last moment in order to fulfill their promise. Axîn and Zeryan met in Botan region last time. They wrote their names […]

     
  • Counter-guerilla network of MIT and KDP exposed in Başûr

    Counter-guerilla network of MIT and KDP exposed in Başûr

    NEWS 11 July 2016 14:17:07 no comments

    According to Kurdistan Strategic Research Center website LEKOLIN.ORG , the ID and location information of 9 counter-guerilla gang units working for the Turkish Intelligence Agency (MIT) and Parastin (KDP’S intelligence agency) in Duhok, Hewlêr and Sulaymaniyah have been exposed.   NETWORK OF MIT AND PARASTIN AFFILIATED COUNTER-GUERILLA GANGS News of […]

     
  • Women harvested the first products of the project natural farming

    Women harvested the first products of the project natural farming

    ENVIRONMENT, WOMEN 8 July 2016 09:11:06 no comments

    JINHA, MÊRDÎN – Women harvested the first products of the project natural farming, they sell the products by taking them to market dominated by men with purple handcarts as second step. Nuda Women’s Center members, who carry out their works within Qoser Municipality, harvested the first products of natural farming […]

     
  • Striking partnership in South Kurdistan between MIT and Parastin

    Striking partnership in South Kurdistan between MIT and Parastin

    NEWS 8 July 2016 08:41:19 no comments

    Striking information on the arson of KDP (Kurdistan Democratic Party) and Rudaw TV offices in Hewlêr came to light. People arrested by the PUK (Patriotic Union of Kurdistan) affiliated intelligence agency Zanyari confessed that they were tied to the KDP, and received special training on such attacks in the camps […]

     
  • Ecology Movement calls for an international delegation on forest fires

    Ecology Movement calls for an international delegation on forest fires

    ENVIRONMENT 7 July 2016 23:09:07 no comments

    The statement recalled that forests are burning again in several provinces of Bakur (North Kurdistan) since June 2016, noting that these forest fires are occurring in areas where governors have declared no-go zones for the population and military operations are conducted. The Ecology Movement called on all activists and organizations […]

     
  • HDK-Europe launches petition against the EU and Turkey deal

    HDK-Europe launches petition against the EU and Turkey deal

    NEWS 6 July 2016 22:52:07 no comments

    HDK-Europe (HDK: Peoples’ Democratic Congress; in Turkish: Halklarin Demokratic Kongresi) has launched a petition against the deals between the EU and Turkey, primarily the immigration deal, with a press conference held in Germany’s capital Berlin. Activists have gathered in the ‘Haus der Demokratie und Menschenrechte’ for the campaign with the slogan […]

     
  • No food for prisoners who don’t fast in Evin Prison

    No food for prisoners who don’t fast in Evin Prison

    NEWS 5 July 2016 11:20:53 no comments

    HRANA NEWS AGENCY ─ During Ramadan in different wards of Evin Prison, the stores were closed and two meals Suhur1 and Iftar2, at a distance of more than seventeen hours, are served for prisoners. This method has created a lot of problems for non-Muslim prisoners, non-religious and the ill prisoners. Imposing restriction […]

     
  • Rojhelat: Conflicts between the locals and Iranian soldiers in Giwêzilê village of Serdeşt

    Rojhelat: Conflicts between the locals and Iranian soldiers in Giwêzilê village of Serdeşt

    KURDISTAN 4 July 2016 16:43:42 no comments

    One person carrying out border trade was killed during the attack of Iranian soldiers in the Giwêzilê village of Serdeşt on Tuesday. One more person was killed during the protests of the murder, and clashes in the region continue. According to ROJ NEWS AGENCY, the Giwêzilê village of Serdeşt has been […]

     
  • Abdullah Öcalan 37 years ago in Rojava

    Abdullah Öcalan 37 years ago in Rojava

    KURDISTAN, WOMEN 3 July 2016 11:20:40 no comments

    JINHA, KOBANÊ ─ Women, who welcomed the Leader Abdullah Öcalan with open arms on July 1, 1979 when he passed to Rojava Kurdistan before the military coup of 12 September 1980, describe him. One of these women Emîra Eluş stated that Abdullah Öcalan always read books and she said, “He […]

     
  • TEV-DEM rejects comments by UN Special Envoy to Syria

    TEV-DEM rejects comments by UN Special Envoy to Syria

    NEWS 2 July 2016 11:16:38 no comments

    ANHA – The Executive Body in Democratic Society Movement showed its surprise at the recent statements by Staffan de Mistura UN Special Envoy to Syria, saying that the Kurds represent only five percent of the total Syrian population, the Body considers this statement distorting and dwarfing “perhaps unintentionally” to the […]

     
  • KCK: AKP government responsible for Istanbul airport massacre

    KCK: AKP government responsible for Istanbul airport massacre

    NEWS 1 July 2016 09:52:46 no comments

    KCK (Kurdistan Communities Union) Executive Council Co-Presidency has released a statement offering condolences to the families of dozens killed in Istanbul airport attack and wishing a speedy recovery to all those injured. KCK underlined that the massacre was perpetrated by ISIS but it was the AKP government that was actually […]

     
  • 2 women march for months to say “there are Kurds”: reported by JINHA

    2 women march for months to say “there are Kurds”: reported by JINHA

    WOMEN 1 July 2016 09:46:25 no comments

    NEWS CENTER, Ceren Karlıdağ / JINHA ─ Two women named Bahar Ada and Saadet Demir began to march to say, “There are Kurds” by presenting a declaration to UN countries after the first siege in Cizre. Bahar said, “The world is a body. When a finger hurts, all body suffers. […]

     
  • Monna Le Yeuc’h: “Europe doesn’t see violations in Turkey”

    Monna Le Yeuc’h: “Europe doesn’t see violations in Turkey”

    KURDISTAN, WOMEN 30 June 2016 12:14:39 no comments

    JINHA, ISTANBUL ─ Monna Le Yeuc’h from the delegation of European Grassroots Antiracist Movement made evaluations on the visibility of human rights violations in Turkey from Europe. Monna came to Istanbul with the delegation in order to follow the case of Chris Stemphson. Monna said, “The violations in Turkey are invisible in […]

     
  • KNK: The Turkish state continues to commit war crimes in Kurdistan

    KNK: The Turkish state continues to commit war crimes in Kurdistan

    KURDISTAN 29 June 2016 12:53:31 no comments

    Women, men, the old and young are all attacked, wounded and killed. Villages and cities with historical buildings, hospitals, schools, businesses and homes are bombed and wantonly destroyed. Agricultural land with livestock are all being burnt and scaorched. End to the massacres of human and nature that is taking place […]

     
  • Serdeşt was the first Kurdish city where became the target of chemical bombs

    Serdeşt was the first Kurdish city where became the target of chemical bombs

    KURDISTAN 28 June 2016 10:30:36 no comments

    Today is the 29th anniversary of chemical attack on Serdeşt in Rojhelat (eastern Kurdistan) by Iraqi Regime (June 28 and 29, 1987). Despite the passage of 29 years since the tragedy, still the victims’ needs of physician have been futile so far. The tragedy of 29th June 1987 is an international issue. For […]

     
  • TJK-E held Jineoloji conference in Paris

    TJK-E held Jineoloji conference in Paris

    WOMEN 28 June 2016 10:13:27 no comments

    ANF, PARIS ─ The Kurdish Women’s Movement in Europe (TJK-E) held its “Jineoloji against the darkness of positive sciences; woman life freedom” conference in the French capital city Paris. Participants of the conference discussed the critique of positive sciences and discussed the parameters of Jineoloji as a women’s paradigm. The […]