Tag Archives: Kurdistan

Erbil and Baghdad agree on 4 points for a solution

Federal Kurdistan Region’s President Barzani has come to an agreement on 4 points with Iraqi Vice Presidents Allavi and Nuceyfi for a solution to the issues between Erbil and Baghdad.

Federal Kurdistan Region Presidential Council Chairperson Fuad Hussein announced that the 3-party meeting has concluded with agreement on 4 points for a solution to the issues.

Kurdish Democratic Party media silent on Erdoğan’s insults against Barzani

Speaking at the graduation ceremony of the Police Academy, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan addressed Barzani in degrading manner. “Just sit back. You’ve got money, oil, so stay where you are! (He says that) it would be an independent state (!). This adventure will end in disappointment” he said.

Initial results show 93% of voters support Kurdistan Independence

Initial results have shown that 93 of Iraqi Kurds support Kurdistan independence from Iraq, the electoral commission supervising the independence referendum said Tuesday.

Rojava. Les Kurdes entre utopie et guerres

Jean Michel Morel

Un autre futur pour le Kurdistan. Municipalisme libertaire et confédéralisme démocratique de Pierre Bance et l’ouvrage collectif mené sous la direction de Stephen Bouquin, Mireille Court et Chris Den Hond, La Commune du Rojava. L’alternative kurde à l’État-nation sont deux livres récemment publiés qui tentent d’éclairer, au-delà du dur combat pour un Kurdistan confédéral et démocratique, le projet de société, l’utopie émancipatrice qui guide les Kurdes.

Turkey | Erdogan nurtures jihadist mindset in Turkey’s police

By Abdullah Bozkurt

As part of a nurturing campaign by Turkey’s Islamist rulers, led by autocratic president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to raise an ideologically-committed, new generation of religious zealots, radical groups have for some time been infiltrating the nation’s main law enforcement agency, the police department. It is responsible for the safety and security of 79 per cent of the country’s population, with the rest being protected by the gendarmerie and coast guard.