These excerpts from an interview with Duran Kalkan, member of the KCK Executive Council, talk about the need to intensify the struggle for the freedom of Abdullah Öcalan, the importance of support for the resistance in Turkey´s prisons, the successful resistance against Turkey´s attacks on South Kurdistan/North Iraq, the support of the international powers for Turkey´s war crimes in South Kurdistan, Turkey´s latest massacre in the South Kurdish Zaxo area, Turkey´s deliberate ecological destruction in Kurdistan, the feed for a struggle against the consequences of the Treaty of Lausanne, the genocide against the Êzidî population of Şengal [Sinjar] on August 3, 2014 and the upcoming anniversary of the August 15 Offensive.

PIK Issue 13 – Kalkan Interview A4