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Brett McGurk, the Lawrence of Kurdistan? MURAT YETKİN

Brett McGurk, the Special Envoy of the U.S. President for the Global Coalition to Counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), arrived in Ankara on June 30 … Continue reading

2017-07-07 · Leave a comment


JPost: The Kurds have been friends of the United States and are deserving of our help to establish their own sovereign nation. The Kurds are spread out over Turkey, Iran … Continue reading

2017-06-23 · Leave a comment

Dr. Qasimlu on democracy

Dr. AbdulRahman #Qasimlou, the former Secretary-General of the #PDKIassassinated by the terrorist diplomates of the #Iran regime in Vienna, Austria in 1989 during a negotiation meeting states: ‘We cannot under … Continue reading

2017-06-23 · Leave a comment

Revenge for Sinjar: Syrian Kurds Free Islamic State Slaves

The following article was originally published in Reuters. Islamic State militants enslaved Noura Khalaf for three years, dragging her from her small Iraqi village across their territory in Syria. They … Continue reading

2017-06-20 · Leave a comment

Masoud Barzani: Why It’s Time for Kurdish Independence

​EXCLUSIVE The president of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region tells FP why, despite obstacles at home and abroad, he’s determined to hold a referendum on independence later this year. BY CAMPBELL MACDIARMID
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2017-06-19 · Leave a comment

Kurdish Fighters Aren’t Terrorists

The terrorist status of the PKK is falling out of date. At this point the Kurdish group has to be recognized for the constructive role it can play in Iraq … Continue reading

2017-06-15 · Leave a comment

At least 111 Kurdish YPG fighters killed in recent attacks by Turkey, Islamists – Kurdish Question

Kurdish leadership of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) announced on Sunday the death of 111 of its fighters during offensives by the Turkish Army and Turkey-backed Islamist groups in northern … Continue reading

2017-06-10 · Leave a comment