Latin American Summary

Latin American Summary February 5, 2022

Nora Cortiñas, a member of the Madres de Plaza de Mayo -Founding Line-, from Argentina, expressed her solidarity with the people of Kurdistan, who these days are the target of systematic military attacks launched by the Turkish state.

The words of the fighter for human rights were known after the Kurdistan Women’s Movement yesterday released a  statement  calling for the support and solidarity of the peoples of Latin America to face the illegal invasion and occupation attempts promoted by Turkey in different parts of the historical territory of Kurdistan.

For years, Nora Cortiñas has been one of the Latin American leaders who has most supported the struggle of the Kurds for the defense of their political and cultural rights, and in their demands for territorial autonomy and democracy.

Nora Cortiñas with the Kurdish mothers who ask for justice for their children
documentary of the visit of Nora Cortiñas to Kurdistan with the Kurdish mothers