Nadia Murad slams Iraqi Kurdistan government over YAZDA closure

Published by Ekurd Daily on 4/1/2017 HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish Yazidi activist and survivor of enslavement by the Islamic State group Nadia Murad has criticized Iraqi Kurdistan government for closing YAZDA group office in Duhok city. Murad called...

Demirtaş: We must carry out a common struggle for social peace

Published by Kurdishinfo on 6/1/2016 Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Co-Chair Selahattin Demirtaş, jailed in Edirne Prison, has sent a message on the ISIS massacre in Ortaköy, Istanbul during the first hours of the new year, which resulted in the death of 39 people of...

Bodies of 58 people killed in Nusaybin still not given to families

Published by Kurdishinfo on 2/1/2016 Bodies of 58 people killed in Mardin’s Nusaybin district are yet to be given to their families despite the fact that 9 months have passed since the curfew that was declared by the governorate in the district on March 14, 2016....

An Alliance to Worry the West – Cengiz Candar

Published by The New York Times on December 23, 2016 ISTANBUL — When a Turkish police officer assassinated Andrey G. Karlov, Russia’s ambassador to Turkey, on Monday, it felt for a moment as if the whole world shook. The killing took place at a time of global...