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“Ocalan’s ideas liberate the peoples in the Middle East"

“Ocalan’s ideas liberate the peoples in the Middle East"

ANF - 2019-02-16 10:59
Arab citizens from Afrin and Shehba denounced the February 15 international conspiracy and said, the recent wave of resistance led by the co-chair of DTK, Leyla Guven will pave the way for Ocalan’s freedom. ...
“Ocalan’s ideas liberate the peoples in the Middle East\

Middle East Youth Conference: Isolation is against all peoples

ANF - 2019-02-22 14:52
Delegates attending the 2nd Middle East Youth Conference held in Kobane stressed that the Turkish state’s invasion goals in the Middle East will be voided by the leading power of the youth and women. ...

Kurdistan One Success Story in Middle East: US

BAS News - 2019-02-20 22:08
ERBIL - The United States has praised the role of the Kurdistan Region in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in the past few years, saying that "the Kurdistan Region is one of the success stories in the Middle East." The remarks were made by the Sp ...

Resolving the Middle East Crisis: the Ideas of Abdullah Ocalan

Kurdistantribune - 2019-02-20 21:05
By Rebwar Rashed: This was the title of a conference held on Friday 15th February 2019 at the House of Lords in London. There were many great friends of Kurds. It was composed of four sessions. The first one, the alternative solution to the political, soc ...

Leyla Guven: The peoples of the Middle East need Ocalan

ANF - 2019-02-20 13:38
DTK Co-chair Leyla Guven sent a written message to the 2nd Middle East Youth Conference and stressed that the Middle East needs Ocalans’s ideas more than ever for a solution and a lasting peace. ...

Iran Ready to Build Ties with Gulf States in Middle East: Rouhani

BAS News - 2019-02-18 20:38
ERBIL - Iran is willing to build closer ties with the Gulf States in the Middle East, President Hassan Rouhani has said, accusing the US and Israel of creating division among Iranians. Rouhani made the comments during a public speech in southern Iran. "I ...

Feb. 15 international conspiracy protested in London

ANF - 2019-02-18 12:58
The February 15 international conspiracy against Abdullah Ocalan was condemned during a march in London, England. ...

US Top Commander in Iraq to Discuss Post-IS

BAS News - 2019-02-17 14:04
ERBIL — US Army General Joseph Votel, head of the S. Central Command who oversees the US troops in in the Middle East, has arrived in Baghdad to talk about the region after the Islamic State (IS) final defeat and US pullout from Syria. Votel’s visit come ...

Second Middle East Youth Conference to be held in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-02-17 08:55
Preparations are underway for the 2nd Middle East Youth Conference to be held on 20 February in Kobanê. ...

Yazidi women to join the rally against isolation in Strasbourg

ANF - 2019-02-15 18:55
The Yazidi Women Umbrella Council (SMJE) has denounced the February 15 international conspiracy against Abdullah Ocalan, calling for strong participation in February 16 rally in Strasbourg, France. ...

Tens of thousands from Afrin and Shehba protested the conspiracy

ANF - 2019-02-15 18:23
People from Afrin and Shehba cantons took to the streets today to condemn the international conspiracy that led to the arrest of Abdullah Ocalan on Fenruary 15, 1999. ...

Female leaders of Western Sahara: We stand with Leyla Guven

ANF - 2019-02-15 11:35
Female leaders from Western Sahara stated that they are in solidarity with DTK Co-chair and HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Guven who is on day 100 of her hunger strike today, and demanded an immediate end to the isolation imposed upon Ocalan. ...

US: No Peace in Middle East Without ‘Confronting’ Iran

Waar Media - 2019-02-14 13:35
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday accused Iran of being a “malign influence” in the Middle East, arguing that confronting Tehran is a must for peace and stability in the region. “You can’t achieve peace and stability in the Middl ...

U.S. forces withdrawal from Syria likely to start in ‘weeks’, top general says

E-Kurd - 2019-02-11 14:01
WASHINGTON,— The United States is likely just weeks away from starting the withdrawal of ground troops from Syria ordered by President Donald Trump, the top U.S. commander overseeing American forces in the Middle East said on Sunday. U.S. Army General Jo ...

Long march in Sweden is on day two

ANF - 2019-02-10 14:10
Kurds are organising three-day marches in European cities to mark the 20th anniversary of February 15 international conspiracy against Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan. ...

Saudi’s Robot Citizen to Attend Middle East Fin Tech Forum

Waar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
Sophia the Robot will be joined at the forum by her creator #David Hanson, founder of #Hanson Robotics. The post Saudi’s Robot Citizen to Attend Middle East Fin Tech Forum appeared first on WAARmedia. ...

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Middleeasteye - 2019-02-07 20:01

"Guven will continue her hunger strike until the isolation ends"

ANF - 2019-01-25 13:33
HDP Co-chair Pervin Buldan announced that Leyla Guven will continue her hunger strike until the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People's Leader Abdullah Ocalan is broken. ...

Leyla Guven unable to attend visits for 12 days

ANF - 2019-01-22 13:17
DTK Co-chair Leyla Guven has been on a hunger strike for 76 days to demand an end to the isolation against Ocalan and has been unable to attend her lawyers’ visits for the last 12 days due to her health conditions. ...

Leyla Guven’s letter: Whatever the price may be, we will prevail!

ANF - 2019-01-19 13:28
Leyla Guven said: “I am breathing in a reality of life worth dying for and I am at a point where I will gladly embrace death for this cause. Whatever the price may be, we will prevail." ...