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First Anniversary of the Jin Jiyan Azadî/Women – Life – Freedom Revolution

On September 16, 2022, Kurdish woman Jîna (Mahsa) Amini was tortured and murdered by the forces of the Iranian regime. After this abhorrent act, a women-led demonstrations broke out across eastern Kurdistan and throughout Iran, with the slogan “Jin – Jiyan – Azadî”, meaning “Women – Life – Freedom” in Kurdish, emerging as the rallying…

Urgent Call to UNHCR to stop Iraqi Army’s aggression against the Kurdish refugees in Makhmour

Mr. Filippo Grande United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees E-Mail: hqpi00@unhcr.org Twitter: @FilippoGrandi or @Refugees   Urgent Call to UNHCR to stop Iraqi Army’s aggression against the Kurdish refugees in Makhmour This morning the Iraqi Armed Forces surrounded the UNHCR Makhmour (Mexmur) Refugee Camp with tens of armoured vehicles, special forces and police personnel, and…

Giving Non-Violent Politics a Chance: The KCK’s Declaration of a Military Halt and the International Community’s Responsibility in Turkey’s May 14 Elections

-Background Information-April 2023- PDF en English – PDF en Castellano Introduction Human Rights Violations The Kurdish Alternative Erdoğan’s “Turkey First” Strategy Erdoğan’s Disaster: The Earthquakes The KCK Declares a Military Halt The May 14 Elections Öcalan’s Freedom is Crucial for the future of the Kurds *** Introduction One hundred years ago the Treaty of Lausanne divided Kurdistan…

A Summary of Background Information on the Earthquake in Kurdistan, Turkey and Syria

On causes and consequences – the state’s deliberate policy of discrimination against Kurds after the disaster – Background Information on the Inaction of the Turkish State – Solutions Proposed by the Kurdish Freedom Movement in this Time of the Crisis – February 2023  in PDF: Information on the Earthquake in Kurdistan, Turkey and Syria INDEX  …