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The Kurdish Women Movement and the YPJ explained in Sweden

The Kurdish Women Movement and the YPJ explained in Sweden

ANF - 2019-06-12 10:08
The seminar given by Kurdish women on YPJ and the Kurdish women's movement in Uppsala, Sweden, was met with great interest. ...
The Kurdish Women Movement and the YPJ explained in Sweden - ANF

A Meeting of the Women’s Committee to activate its role in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-10 02:25
Raqqa – The Women’s Committee of the Civil Council of Raqqa, in cooperation with the Basic Services Program held a wide meeting to activate the role of women within the society. The meeting was attended by the Chairperson of the Women’s Committee and the ...

Success for the 16th Zilan and Anna Women's Festival

ANF - 2019-07-02 07:46
The 16th Zilan and Anna Women's Festival was held in London. ...

Education program for men on women's rights and gender equality

ANF - 2019-06-30 14:01
In the northern Syrian city of Kobanê, the Women's Association Kongreya Star has launched an education program for men. The men receive instruction on women's rights and gender equality. ...

Zilan and Anna Women's Festival kicks off in London

ANF - 2019-06-29 11:27
The 16th annual Zilan Women's Festival, held traditionally in London, will begin today and will end on Sunday. ...

Women’s Committee and its role in Hajin

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 21:30
Deira-Zour – After the opening of the People’s Council in Hajin and the activating its committees, the Women’s Committee was established within it. “We activated the work of the Women’s Committee nearly a month ago to support women and activate its margin ...

The forces of Tal Abyad announced the establishment of their military council

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 01:40
In the presence of the leadership of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Euphrates territory and dozens of fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces, The Women’s Protection Units YPJ, The Self-Defense Forces in Tal Abyad canton, the members of the democratic c ...

“Women’s struggle entered a new phase”

ANF - 2019-06-15 13:03
Kongreya Star Coordination Member Heyfa Erebo said the women’s struggle entered a new phase with the Northern and Eastern Syrian Women’s Assembly Founding Congress. ...

Yusif: Women’s Assembly will solve social problems

ANF - 2019-06-14 15:31
The Northern and Eastern Syrian Women’s Assembly Founding Congress continues. Speeches in the congress have stressed the importance of the Women’s Assembly. ...

5 fighters were injured while participating in putting out the fire

SDF Press - 2019-06-13 00:10
News Center – Five fighters from the Syrian Democratic forces were injured while they were helping the fire brigades and the people of the area in putting out the fires that flamed in the wheat fields in Chalabiya and the southern villages of Kobani. As w ...

Masrour Barzani to Visit Kurdish Parties in Preparation for His Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-06-12 12:43
ERBIL — Masrour Barzani, who will soon take office as the new prime minister of Kurdistan Region, will lead a delegation to visit the Kurdish political parties and discuss the formation of his cabinet, a source said. Barzani’s candidacy was approved by K ...

The first founding conference of the Young Women’s Union was held in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-06-12 03:03
Tabqa – Under the slogan “struggle, resist, organize and liberate yourself” The first founding conference of the Young Women’s Union in Tabqa city was held today in the center of culture and art in Tabqa. Members and representatives of the committees and ...

Kurdish Delegation from Former Soviet Union Meet with Barzani

BAS News - 2019-06-11 18:11
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Tuesday a group of Kurdish figures from the former Soviet Union countries. The Kurdish figures highlighted Barzani’s role in the efforts to unify Kurds ...

HDP MP: “Why is the ISIS base in Reyhanli tolerated?”

ANF - 2019-06-10 17:06
HDP MP Tülay Hatimoğulları protested the AKP for ISIS member Abdulbasit Al Sarut’s funeral ceremony and said Reyhanli is still a hotbed for such gangs. ...

Nechirvan Barzani Becomes The Second Kurdistan Region President

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK The new Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani took the legal oath in a big ceremony today in Erbil at Sa’ad Abdulla hall. The ceremony was attended by many deputies of neibirhoods countries who showed their happines and support for Nech ...

HRE: 7 Turkish soldiers and gang members killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-10 13:23
HRE announced that at least 7 invaders were killed in actions carried out against Turkish invasion forces and their allied gangs in the Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

Nechirvan Barzani Sworn in as the President of Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-10 13:14
ERBIL — The new President of Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, took oath on Monday during a parliamentary session and a massive ceremony in Erbil. “I swear to the God, I will defend the rights, achievements, unity, and the interests of the people of K ...

NATO will continue its training programs for the Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-09 22:53
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 6, 2019, Major-General Danny Fortin, the new head of NATO training and capacity-building mission in Iraq, shared in an interview in Bruxel, “In spite of the tensions and threats of Iran, training for the Peshme ...

Two Kurdish women in Iran died as hospitals refused to treat them

ANF - 2019-06-09 09:33
In the last 10 days two Kurdish women lost their lives in Iran when hospitals refused to accept them. ...

Talk on the Kurdish Women’s Movement

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
A talk titled The Kurdish Women’s Movement: On Revolution, Militarism and Body Politics will address the history of the Kurdish women's liberation movement. ...

Summoning one of the protesters to women's murder to Ettelaat in Marivan

Kurdpa - 2019-05-21 00:24
Kurdpa Agency: One of the protesters of the women's murder in Marivan was summoned to the Ettelaat of this city. ...