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Armenian and Kurdish women experience debated in Argentina

Armenian and Kurdish women experience debated in Argentina

ANF - 2019-07-03 10:40
The Armenia Queer collective organised an activity to address the issue of the oppression of LGTBQ communities in Armenia and the diaspora. ...
Armenian and Kurdish women experience debated in Argentina - ANF

A Kurdish Civil Activist Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-31 02:00
“Parvin Adwai”, a civil activist, was arrested by security forces at her home in Marivan a few days ago. A reliable source in the city of Marivan has told Kurdish Human Rights… The post A Kurdish Civil Activist Arrested in Marivan appeared first on KHRN. ...

Iran: Two Kurdish Women Executed at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-25 02:00
Arasteh Ranjbar and Nazdar Vathnkhah, two Kurdish women sentenced to execution on the charge of murder, were hanged on On the morning of July 23, 2019 at Orumiyeh Central Prison. Kurdistan Human… The post Iran: Two Kurdish Women Executed at Orumiyeh Cent ...

Seminar on women’s issues in Hewler

ANF - 2019-07-15 19:46
A seminar in Hewler discussed the efforts to increase the representation of women in decision making processes and service areas. ...

Kurdish Women's Platform call for dialogue

ANF - 2019-07-12 10:24
The United Kurdish Women's Platform has issued an open letter to condemn Turkey and Iran intervention. ...

Jineology camp in Barcelona

ANF - 2019-07-09 16:19
The first Jineology camp in the Iberian Peninsula took place in Barcelona. 60 women from Catalonia and the Basque Country came together to discuss the proposals of the Kurdish women's movement. ...

Arrest of a Kurdish citizen in Dehgolan

Kurdpa - 2019-07-08 23:40
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish citizen was arrested in Dehgolan by intelligence agents and transferred to unknown locations. ...

Protest against repression of Kurds in Paris

ANF - 2019-07-07 11:35
A demonstration was held in Rue La Fayette, in Paris, where three Kurdish women politicians, Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan and Leyla Saylemez were murdered on January 2013. ...

Syrian Women’s Academy ends its Third Course

SDF Press - 2019-07-02 17:37
Tabaq – The Syrian Women’s Academy in Tabqa ended today its third course in this year, it is the twelfth courses since its opening. The course carried the name of the martyr Roj Kivara, lasted for 22 days, and included 15 / trainee from various institutio ...

Pressure and threats against Kurds rise in France

ANF - 2019-07-02 14:25
A collective of political organizations, trade unions and NGOs in France will hold a rally on Saturday against increasing threats against Kurdish representatives. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Archaeologists uncover Bronze Age palace in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-28 23:30
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— German and Kurdish archaeologists have uncovered a Bronze Age palace on the eastern bank of the Tigris River in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, the Tübingen University said on Thursday in a press release. As the internation ...

Italian feminists visit Manbij Women's Council

ANF - 2019-06-27 19:02
A feminist delegation from Italy visited the women's council in the North Syrian city of Manbij. ...

KCDK-E called on people to join marches on 29 June

ANF - 2019-06-27 11:40
KCDK-E urged "all Kurdish people, women, children, young and old, to participate actively in marches that will take place in Europe, Canada, Australia and Japan on Saturday 29 June against the Turkish invasion and attacks in South Kurdistan. ...

Organizing joint patrols to maintain the security and stability of Tabqa city

SDF Press - 2019-06-26 06:29
Tabqa – The military discipline units of the Syrian Democratic Forces continue to coordinate with the Internal Security Forces and conduct joint patrols in Tabqa city in order to maintain the safety and security of civilians and their property. The forces ...

KCK Karasu: Go to the polls to defeat the AKP-MHP in Istanbul!

ANF - 2019-06-19 11:31
KCK Mustafa Karasu: The problem is not Imamoglu or the CHP. The problem is to make the AKP-MHP, who is an enemy of Kurdish and pursue a policy of Kurdish genocide, lose. ...

Kurdish women joined strike in Switzerland

ANF - 2019-06-14 17:40
Demonstrations have been held in Basel, Luzern, Bern, Zurich and many other Swiss cities. ...

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. ...

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. ...

London panel to discuss Kurdish struggle for democracy in Turkey

ANF - 2019-06-04 09:17
A panel discussion entitled ‘Kurdish Struggle for Democracy in Turkey’ will take place today in London. ...