US places Turkey on list of countries implicated in use of child soldiers | Middle East Eye

State Department said the listing was not tied to negotiations over Ankara’s potential running of the Kabul airport in Afghanistan Sorgente: US places Turkey on list of countries implicated in use of child soldiers | Middle East Eye

The State of Rojava: A month-long reporting series from Syria Direct

 NOV. 5, 2017 AMMAN: Seven years into the Syrian civil war, the country’s Kurdish-majority regions enjoy a level of autonomy unthinkable before 2011. Kurdish culture and language, suppressed by Syrian state authorities for decades, are in a renaissance as Syria’s Kurds govern themselves along the country’s northern border with Turkey. Kurdish fighters are on theContinua a leggere “The State of Rojava: A month-long reporting series from Syria Direct”

Fear of genocide in South-east Turkey — Peace in Kurdistan

Report on an emergency visit to HDP MPs in Diyarbakir, Turkey, 18th -20th November 2016 by Julie Ward MEP and Melanie Gingell, barrister Peace in Kurdistan Campaign MPs in South-East Turkey have expressed fears that the next step in the repressive, downward spiral in the mainly Kurdish district of South-East Turkey will be a genocide. […]Continua a leggere “Fear of genocide in South-east Turkey — Peace in Kurdistan”

Turkey arrests leaders of pro-Kurdish HDP party 

The two joint leaders of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic party (HDP) have been detained, along with at least 11 MPs, allegedly because of their reluctance to give testimony for crimes linked to “terrorist propaganda.” Sorgente: Turkey arrests leaders of pro-Kurdish HDP party – EurActiv.com

2 Years After This American Journalist Was Killed, Her ‘Conspiracy Theories’ on Syria are Proven as Facts

Two years ago today, an American journalist was killed in Turkey while exposing the real story behind the proxy war in Syria. Sorgente: 2 Years After This American Journalist Was Killed, Her ‘Conspiracy Theories’ on Syria are Proven as Facts

Kurds Worried Turkey Will Stab Them in the Back as They Fight ISIS

Syria — Two months after being purged from the border town of Jarablus in northern  by a Turkish-led force — and just days after being targeted by Turkish airstrikes near al-Bab — Syrian Kurds now fear a “stab in the back” from Turkey’s military as plans for a U.S.-led push to clear ISIS fighters fromContinua a leggere “Kurds Worried Turkey Will Stab Them in the Back as They Fight ISIS”

What You Aren’t Being Told About The Iraqi ISIS Offensive

Is this really the end of ISIS? Sorgente: What You Aren’t Being Told About The Iraqi ISIS Offensive   (ANTIMEDIA) — Iraq has officially begun a U.S.-backed offensive to drive ISIS from the Iraqi city of Mosul, the terror group’s last major stronghold in the country. The operation will be likely be assisted and supportedContinua a leggere “What You Aren’t Being Told About The Iraqi ISIS Offensive”

Notizie e colori. La resistenza di Zehra 

Quando una donna sparge fiumi di colori, vola un po’ via dalla prigione. Articolo di a cura di Francesco Masala Arrestata a fine luglio, sulla base delle sue espressioni artistiche in una provincia a larga maggioranza kurda nonché dell’attività di direttrice di un’agenzia di stampa femminista, Jinha, Zehra Doğan non ha alcuna intenzione di arrendersi allaContinua a leggere “Notizie e colori. La resistenza di Zehra “

Turquie : « Ce n’est pas seulement une purge, mais un reformatage de l’Etat »

Le chercheur Jean Marcou s’inquiète de la « situation d’exception » en Turquie depuis le coup d’Etat manqué du 15 juillet. Sorgente: Turquie : « Ce n’est pas seulement une purge, mais un reformatage de l’Etat »