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KNK Strongly Condemn Iran’s Brutality Against the Kurdish People and Political Prisoners

This morning, the Iranian regime executed Kurdish political prisoners Mohsen Mazloum, Mohammad Faramarzi, Vafa Azarbar and Pejman Fatehi. Once again, we see that Kurdish lives are being sacrificed to serve political interests, with this most recent round of political murders occurring just after Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi’s visit to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in…

Statement Regarding Japan’s Delisting of the PKK

The Kurdistan National Congress (KNK) welcomes the step of Japan’s Public Security Intelligence Agency (PSIA) to remove the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) from their list of terrorist organizations, which complies with the framework of UN 1267. We believe that the Ministry of Justice of Japan have made a responsible decision informed by the facts, rather…

Open Letter: #NoExcuse For Erdogan and Raisi

Open Letter to UN Secretary-General Mr. António Guterres and UN Women Executive Director Dr. Sima Sami Bahous On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on November 25, the United Nations is launching a campaign entitled “UNITE! Invest to Prevent Violence Against Women & Girls! #NoExcuse”. #NoExcuse should be…

Turkey continues to kill Kurdish civilians

The occupying Turkish state bombed civilians and people in Ranya There are reports that many civilians were injured and killed as a result of the bombing by Turkish UAVs near the Boskênî village of Ranya district of Southern Kurdistan. The Turkish army, which has been committing massacres against the Kurdish people every day in recent…