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World Kobanê Day and the revolution in Rojava 0

On 1st November 2014, millions of people around the world took to the streets to express their solidarity with the heroic resistance of Kobanê

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Afrin’s Torment – Turkey’s War Crimes 0

As part of its destructive policy for the region, Turkey invaded and occupied the NE Syrian and Kurdish area of Afrin on March 18, 2018, having been given a green light by the so-called super-powers, Russia and the USA

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An interview with YPG/YPJ commander Meryem Kobane, on the anniversary of the Rojava Revolution – PART ONE

On the occasion of the 8th Year of the Rojava Revolution, we spoke with Meryem Kobane, one of the YPG/YPJ commanders who not only defended Kobane in 2015, inflicting a heavy defeat to ISIS, but who is also a leading figure in the Rojava Revolution

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ISIS women in al-Hol Camp say Turkey helps jihadists to escape 0

Some 68,000 people currently live in Camp-Hol, including 30,000 ISIS jihadists with their families

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Interview with Hawzhin Azeez about Kurdish responses to COVID-19 in Rojava and Rojhelat 0

Dr. Jeff Miley interviews Dr. Hawzhim Azeez of the Center for Gender and Development Studies at the American University of Iraq in Sulaimani about Kurdish responses to COVID-19 in the Kurdish region of Syria as well as the Kurdish region of Iran

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Turkey is Working To Pursue Societal Violence Against Religious Minorities in Syria

In a report on June 9, Genocide Watch described the deportation of residents in the territories under the control of Turkish government as a crime against humanity

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Water for Rojava

While the world battles the COVID-19 pandemic, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s right-wing government continues to attack the Kurdish-led Rojava Revolution. One of its weapons of war is water

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“Şervano” – The song of resistance

The Kurdish people’s resistance against the invasion of northern and eastern Syria by the Turkish army and its proxies continues

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Rojava, la finta tregua di Erdogan: «Spaccherò le teste dei curdi»

Continua l’offensiva militare nel nord della Siria. Sdf: «La Turchia schiera l’Isis». Dopo giorni di assedio, i soccorsi raggiungono Sere Kaniye. Almeno 235 i civili uccisi

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Oppose Turkish invasion of Rojava

It is for good reason that there is a Kurdish saying, “No friend but the mountains.” There is a long history of Kurdish groups being used as pawns and betrayed by imperialist powers

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The World is Shocked by Turkish Atrocities in Rojava

The Turkish invasion of the north of Syria (Rojava) and the atrocities carried out by the Turkish military junta is, by all International standards, a most brutal, ruthless, and bloodthirsty policy

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A Message from Serekaniye

An Anarchist friend defending Serekaniye from the Turkish invasion posted what is likely his final message

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‘Not even 1000 bombs can destroy a revolutionary society ready to defend itself’

The following statement was released by Make Rojava Green Again, an international campaign aiming to find solutions to the ecological problems facing the Rojava Revolution in Northern Syria

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E’ partito l’attacco di Erdogan, bombardamenti sulle città curde

Terrore turco. La Turchia ha dato inizio alla “Operazione fonte di pace” – così l’ha chiamata il Erdogan – contro il popolo curdo nel Rojava

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“Turkey seeks to open new lands for ISIS to prolong its life”

The General Command of the Military Councils in Al-Jazeera region called on human rights organizations, the European Union and the United Nations to take an anti-invasion stand

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WKI President: We call upon President Trump to reverse his decision

The Washington Kurdish Institute (WKI) strongly condemns US President Donald Trump’s decision to allow Turkey to invade the Kurdish region of Syria

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Trump green-lights Turkish invasion of NE Syria and the destruction of hope

Sarah Glynn, co-convener of Scottish Solidarity with Kurdistan, argues that the United States’ backing of a Turkish offensive into Syria must be opposed

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Ireland and the tragedy of refugees

I have just finished reading The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri. Christy was a volunteer working with families fleeing war in Syria

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