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Girls of the Sun review – Kurdish female fighters film is naïve yet rousing

Peter Bradshaw – The Guardian Eva Husson’s strong-arm approach works well for this powerful, partisan drama based on real-life women driven to fight Isis in 2014 Eva Husson’s Girls of the … Continue reading

2018-05-15 · Leave a comment

Exclusive: CIA Files Prove America Helped Saddam as He Gassed Iran

The U.S. knew Hussein was launching some of the worst chemical attacks in history — and still gave him a hand. BY SHANE HARRIS AND MATTHEW M. AID | AUGUST … Continue reading

2018-04-20 · Leave a comment

My Kurdish Oppressor – Hoshang Waziri

Teargas filling the air as Kurdish government police dispersed a demonstration in Erbil, Iraq, March 25, 2018 The New York Review of Book: When I was ten years old, my … Continue reading

2018-04-20 · Leave a comment

The demise of the nation state – By Rana Dasgupta

A great piece by the Guardian What is happening to national politics? Every day in the US, events further exceed the imaginations of absurdist novelists and comedians; politics in the … Continue reading

2018-04-14 · Leave a comment

U.N. Accuses Turkey of Killing Hundreds of Kurds – By NICK CUMMING-BRUCE

NYTIMES: GENEVA — Turkey’s military and police forces have killed hundreds of people during operations against Kurdish rebels in southeastern Turkey, the United Nations said on Friday in a report … Continue reading

2018-04-14 · Leave a comment

After being displaced by an agreement with the Russians, Rahman Corps fighters settle in in Afrin city

SHRO: Aleppo province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights obtained information from several reliable sources that Rahman Corps fighters have arrived with their families … Continue reading

2018-04-14 · Leave a comment

HRW: Turkish-allied groups loot people’s property in Afrin

Syrian government forces are blocking some civilians fleeing the Turkish-led military actions in Afrin from entering territory under government control, Human Rights Watch said today. “The civilians are stranded in … Continue reading

2018-04-14 · Leave a comment