Kurds

Ince s Dilemma in his Appeal to the Kurdish Constituency
Ince’s Dilemma in his Appeal to the Kurdish Constituency

As Ince continues his appeal to HDP voters, Aksener’s constituency and the secular nationalist CHP constituency will also...

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Who Will Turkey s Kurds Vote For
Who Will Turkey’s Kurds Vote For?

The electoral behavior of Turkey’s Kurds with regard to the AK Party and Erdogan vis a vis the HDP shows that President...

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Iraqi VP slams Kirkuk move to take part in region
Iraqi VP slams Kirkuk move to take part in region poll

Vice-President Osama al-Nujaifi calls plan to include Kirkuk in regional poll both ‘illegitimate’ and ‘unconstitutional'.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Intra-Kurdish Approaches to the Independence Referendum in Northern Iraq
Intra-Kurdish Approaches to the Independence Referendum in Northern Iraq

The referendum and possible independence process gets even more complicated when the non-Kurdish actors –both within and...

Friday, July 7, 2017

Where Turkey stands on the KRG Independence Referendum
Where Turkey stands on the KRG Independence Referendum

Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) decided to hold an independence referendum on Sept. 25. Although voters will be...

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Collapse of the HDP s Politics
The Collapse of the HDP’s Politics

Perhaps many of the Kurds have not yet spoken aloud, but the clear majority has deeply buried the PKK in the very trenches...

Monday, January 9, 2017

Erdogan accuses PKK of 'exploiting' Kurds
Erdogan accuses PKK of 'exploiting' Kurds

Turkish president says PKK is an enemy of 'Kurdish brothers'. Turkey’s president has accused the PKK of exploiting the...

Friday, October 2, 2015

Kurdish people unite against terror Tribe of 65 000 pledge
Kurdish people unite against terror: Tribe of 65,000 pledge to stand up against PKK

Around 400 Kurdish people affiliated with the Gerdi Tribe in southeastern Hakkari's Derecik town have come together on...

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Iraqi Kurdish leader urges peace in Turkey

Barzani hails Turkish gov't efforts to end conflict with terror group PKK, while welcoming Ankara's military involvement...

Monday, July 27, 2015

US does not support establishment of autonomous Kurdish entity in northern Syria: US special envoy

The United States does not support the establishment of an autonomous Kurdish entity in northern Syria, a special...

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Mothers of young PKK recruits appeal for their return

The families of children and teenagers recruited by the terrorist organization PKK renewed their calls to the group to let...

Monday, July 13, 2015

Mayor escapes assassinations, says PYD aims for ethnic cleansing

The mayor of a town that borders PYD-controlled parts of Syria said he survived four assassination attempts by the PYD,...

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

ISIS loses Tal Abyad as Turkey denounces Kurdish cantons

The Free Syrian Army and the Kurdish militant group YPG on Monday took control of the city of Tal Abyad, drawing concerns...

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Thousands of Syrians cross into Turkey amid claims of 'ethnic cleansing'

Syrian rebels lash out against international community over its 'silence' regarding the fate of Sunni Arabs and Turkmens...

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Turkey begins accepting Syrian refugees fleeing Tal Abyad fighting between Kurds, ISIS

Turkey on Sunday began accepting Syrian refugees fleeing the battle between Kurds and Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham...

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

'Solution process' opened new era in Turkey: Erdogan

‘I am calling out to my Kurdish citizens. We are coming to save Kurdish people from fascist Kurds,’ says Turkish president.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Turkey Kobani's 'single lifeline' Suruç governor says

The governor of the Turkish district bordering Kobani has described Turkey as the "single lifeline" supporting the...

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Davutoglu: Election threshold is a problem for HDP, not Kurds

Davutoğlu: The AK Party is everyone’s party-Turkish, Kurdish, Alevi, Sunni. The AK Party consists members of different...

Monday, June 1, 2015

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