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Throw Turkey and Iran Out of Syria First!

By Rebwar Rashed: On the New Year’s Eve of 1977 Iran was “an island of stability in one of the more troubled areas of the world” according to President Carter while he spent the night at the Shah’s palace and toasted his success. The so-called Iranian Revolution was a reality less than two years later….

Observing International Day of Solidarity with Kobani

Press Release: Rally in Los Angeles: International Solidarity Day with Kobani We members of the Kurdish American Education Society, Human Rights Advocacy Group, and Kurdish Community in Los Angeles join[ed] hundreds of thousands of people, United Nations agencies and prominent intellectuals such as Noam Chomsky and Archbishop Desmond Tutu in  observing the International Day of…

What does ISIS mean for Kurds?

By Evan Mamand: Over the past two weeks, the world has once again turned its attention on the unfolding events in Iraq. As global media outlets scurry to invite political analysts to share their perspectives on the situation (airing interesting analyses with viable outcomes to the situation), the Kurds have inadvertently gained centre stage as the…

Kadir Hamajan wants to distort truth about death of ex-mayor of Suli

KT News and Comment: For the last two weeks the trial of those accused of land corruption in the area in Qualraisi has been underway. Last week Kadir Hamajan – director of the Sulaymani security office and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) politburo member – gave his evidence to the court. This has provoked an…