This is an interesting excerpt from a documentary which starts by detailing the Kurdish crisis within Iraq, when Saddam was still its dictator, and then goes on to describe the history of the Kurds. Note: The beginning features disturbing images …Posted in Culture, Iraq, Videos | Tagged Iraq, Kurdish rights, Kurdistan | Comments Off on The Other Iraq: Who are the Kurds?
Monthly Archives: July 2007
We deeply regret to hear this very unfortunate news from Iran: July 19, 2007 (RFE/RL) — Authorities in Iran’s northwestern Kurdistan Province have condemned two ethnic Kurds to death for acting against the country’s national security. Their lawyers told Radio …Posted in Activism, Iran | Tagged Iran, Kurdish rights | Comments Off on Kurdish Journalist/Activist Sentenced To Death In Iran
Excerpt from today’s Evening Bulletin: [The regime of Bashar Assad] re-launch the campaign of ethnic cleansing in the Kurdish region of Hasakah. The Syrian press, controlled by the regime, prevents access to the foreign press, and the abuses of the …Posted in Syria | Tagged Human Rights, Kurdish rights, Kurds, Syria | Comments Off on The crisis of Syrian Kurds