Kurdish Issue

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A kurdish response to The climate change

Internationalist Commune Conversations with the Kurdish Liberation Movement on ecological society and democratic confederalism. For 4000 years since the breakdown of the Akkadian Empire in Mesopotamia, almost every major societal … Continue reading

2018-01-20 · Leave a comment

Who are the Kurds? BBC

Between 25 and 35 million Kurds inhabit a mountainous region straddling the borders of Turkey, Iraq, Syria, Iran and Armenia. They make up the fourth-largest ethnic group in the Middle … Continue reading

2018-01-20 · Leave a comment

The Ill-Fated Referendum and the Debacle in Bashur (Southern/Iraqi Kurdistan)

The following is the English original text of the interview with Duvar in early December 2017 Q1- Mr. Vali, we are here to talk about the independence referendum in South … Continue reading

2018-01-13 · Leave a comment

TEV-DEM: We support peoples’ demands in Iran, call them to adopt democratic nation

NEWS DESK- The Executive Body of Democratic Society Movement (TEV DEM) assured its support and assistance in all legitimate means to the peoples’ demands in Iran which are related to … Continue reading

2018-01-07 · Leave a comment

Kurds divided over blame for loss of Kirkuk – Adam Lucente

Al Monitor – The retaking of Kirkuk by Iraqi forces in October sent shock waves throughout Iraq’s Kurdistan Region. Protests took place in Erbil, including at the US Consulate. Kurds took to … Continue reading

2017-11-14 · Leave a comment

Kurds Face Setbacks Across the Middle East- By Yaroslav Trofimov

After securing greater power and influence in recent years, Kurds have seen reversals of fortune WSJ: With Islamic State on the wane, the West no longer needs Kurdish help—and the … Continue reading

2017-11-08 · Leave a comment

SYRIA IS SLIDING TOWARDS PARTITION- ALEXANDER BICK

War on the rocks: On Oct. 24, shortly after the U.S.-aligned Syrian Democratic Forces declared the “total liberation” of Raqqa, capital of the Islamic State’s self-proclaimed caliphate, Syria’s information minister … Continue reading

2017-11-08 · Leave a comment