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Footage from guerrilla action in South Kurdistan

Footage from guerrilla action in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-30 14:16
Guerrillas hit Turkish military forces in South Kurdistan last week. ...
Footage from guerrilla action in South Kurdistan - ANF

HDP: Stop the illegal military operation in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-05-30 11:38
The HDP called on the AKP-MHP government to stop the illegal military operations in South Kurdistan. ...

Women in Giessen helf action in solidarity with hunger strikers

ANF - 2019-05-22 09:40
The Berchem Women's Council in Giessen promoted an action in solidarity with the hunger strikers. ...

Footage from guerrilla raid in Turkish military base in Şemdinli

ANF - 2019-05-12 19:56
Guerrillas raided a Turkish military base on May 4. ...

Herêm Mehmoud: 65 days of hunger strike in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-05-01 17:04
Herêm Mehmoud has been on hunger strike for 65 days in the town of Kelar in Germiyan. He says to be ready to pay the price for the free lives of the Kurdish people. ...

KDP’s discriminatory rules – Get a job at int’l oil companies in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 15:15
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Local government authorities of KDP made discriminatory work rules to get a job at international oil companies operating in Iraqi Kurdistan Local government authorities of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) have made d ...

Kurdish man who shot himself live on Facebook in Iraqi Kurdistan dies

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 15:15
AKRE, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A civilian who shot himself while broadcasting a video live on Facebook on Tuesday night has succumbed to his injuries, a hospital official said in Akre city in Iraqi Kurdistan. Hakim Goran died from injuries sustained in ...

Female activists call to increase number of women in new Kurdistan government

E-Kurd - 2019-04-30 13:57
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Dozens of female activists held a press conference in Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil on Monday to urge the Kurdistan Parliament to make sure that there is an increase in the number of women holding official posit ...

Turkey’s FM Cavusoglu arrives in Iraqi Kurdistan, meets with Kurdish officials

E-Kurd - 2019-04-29 15:54
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan region capital city of Erbil on Sunday night to meet with senior Kurdish leaders. Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan B ...

Guerrillas write letter to hunger strikers in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-29 13:02
Guerrillas sent a letter to hunger strikers in South Kurdistan, Fadile Tok, Nasır Yağız and Herêm Mehmud, saying; “We are closer to victory more than ever. Victory is ours.” ...

Christians celebrate festival at Marbena Qadisha shrine in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-04-26 20:52
KOYA, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Christians held a festival at the Marbena Qadisha Shrine near Koya city in Iraqi Kurdistan on Friday and were joined in the celebrations by a number of local residents from other faiths. One of the participants, Hawzhin Sl ...

Footage released from guerrilla action in Cukurca

ANF - 2019-04-25 15:00
Footage from an action by HPG/YJA Star guerrillas on April 19 was released. ...

New Generation MP in Iraqi Kurdistan accuses leader of nude video blackmail

E-Kurd - 2019-04-25 01:39
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— New Generation lawmakers in Iraqi Kurdistan parliament on Wednesday accused the party’s leader Shaswar Abdulwahid and factions within the party of attempting to blackmail them by circulating doctored nude videos. N ...

Hunger strike in South Kurdistan continues

ANF - 2019-04-24 11:53
The hunger strike resistance carried out by HDP Nasır Yağız in Hewlêr has reached day 155. ...

Action in Cukurca: Several soldiers killed

ANF - 2019-04-20 12:00
An action was carried out against Turkish soldiers in Hakkari's Cukurca district. Several soldiers were wounded and killed. ...

Victims of Anfal Genocide remembered in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-04-14 13:57
Victims of the Anfal Genocide campaign conducted against the Kurds by the Saddam regime in South Kurdistan, are being remembered with various events. ...

Guerrillas hit Turkish military convoy in Serhat region

ANF - 2019-04-14 13:57
HPG/YJA Star guerrillas hit a Turkish military convoy in Serhat region in North Kurdistan. ...

Solidarity action in Dortmund continues

ANF - 2019-04-13 08:39
The police have made problems to activists as they continue their action in the solidarity tent they put up in Dortmund. ...

YJA Star guerrillas hit Turkish military outpost in Çukurca

ANF - 2019-04-04 15:10
Guerrillas of Free Women’s Troops (YJA Star) hit Turkish military units in Hakkari countryside. ...