Newroz 2022 has set the stage for a new year of successful struggle against fascism, tyranny and occupation in Kurdistan and the Middle East. Tens of millions of Kurds, Arabs and their international friends all over the world celebrated Newroz in hundreds of cities thus showing their ever increasing support for the anti-fascist struggle being led in Kurdistan and the Middle East today. The significance of this year´s participation in the celebrations is worth being highlighted. As part of its occupation and genocide policy, the fascist AKP-MHP government in Turkey had tried to prevent this year´s Newroz celebrations especially in Turkey and North Kurdistan, but also in North and East Syria and South Kurdistan (North Iraq). Continue reading “KCK REPORT Newroz 2022: Strong Sign of Support for Freedom Struggle in Kurdistan and Middle East”
march 08, 2022
As the Kurdistan Freedom Movement, we celebrate March 8, the World Day of Working Women. Based on the belief that the liberation of women will guarantee the liberation of all oppressed people and humanity, we welcome the struggles of all women. We emphasize once again that we, as the Kurdistan Freedom Movement, will always stand by the side of women.
For almost seven months, the Turkish army has been carrying out attacks on South Kurdistan (North Iraq) which aim at occupying the region. Lately, the extensive use of chemical weapons by Turkey in its attacks has been increasingly raised internationally. We would therefore like to use this opportunity to draw your attention to some of the major developments of the past weeks:
– On November 1, the HPG (People`s Defense Forces) commander Dr. Bager Baran invited international delegations to carry out on-the-ground investigations into the use of chemical weapons by Turkey in South Kurdistan. He explicitly offered to provide help for such investigations: “We do not have the means to investigate the chemical substances used in these weapons. But delegations can come and investigate. We can support such institutions and organizations in their investigations.”