Category Archives : Interests

Iranian Media Reports the Arrest of Four UK-linked Kurds
05 Nov
6:31

Iranian Media Reports the Arrest of Four UK-linked Kurds

5 Nov 2010 (Medya News) The Iranian authorities said yesterday four people with links to a Kurdish armed group have been arrested for carrying out several killings in western Iran in the last two years, the state-run Press TV Iran English channel reported. The four men had allegedly confessed to being paid to carry…

Iran’s hegemonic ambitions on display in Lebanon
19 Oct
1:55

Iran’s hegemonic ambitions on display in Lebanon

October 18 2010 (KOMAR EDITORIAL) Arming regional states is no substitute for a long-term strategy to prevail over Iran. In light of Iran’s intentions and actions, it should by now be clear that a long-term strategy must aim for regime change in Tehran. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to Lebanon comes against…

Blindfold Yourself for Kurdistan
30 Sep
12:49

Blindfold Yourself for Kurdistan

28 Sep 2010 – If you happen to be exiting the Foggy Bottom/GWU metro station in DC next week, that’s a sign you may run into…and several blindfolded Kurds too! This Friday is the kick-off of ‘Silent Theatre for Freedom,’ a series of street performances in Washington DC organised by…

Book Signing: Presenting "The Passion and Death of Rahman the Kurd: Dreaming Kurdistan" by Carol Prunhuber
19 Sep
12:59

Book Signing: Presenting "The Passion and Death of Rahman the Kurd: Dreaming Kurdistan" by Carol Prunhuber

Time Monday, September 20 · 8:30pm – 11:30pm   Location Busboys and Poets, Langston Room 2021 14th Str. NW Washington, DC Open to Public This bold journalistic testimony reads like a novel as it spins the story of the brutal assassination of Abdul Rahman Ghassemlou, the Iranian Kurdish leader killed…

Military Attack or Regime Change?
10 Aug
10:59

Military Attack or Regime Change?

“Regime Change” viable option to remove the threats of an Islamist regime in Iran Medya News – Editorial 10 Aug 2010 (Medya News) During an appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen told host David Gregory that the US military…

Petition Demanding the United Nations Credentials Committee to Reject the Credentials of the Representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran
14 Jul
12:46

Petition Demanding the United Nations Credentials Committee to Reject the Credentials of the Representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran

In view of the similarities , and the ever worsening situation of gross and systematic violations of human rights and fundamental freedoms in Iran today, to that of the South African gross violations of human rights ,before 1992, we therefore demand that the Credential Committee of the General Assembly of…

Celebrating Dr. Ghassemlou’s Work and Achievements
13 Jul
12:32

Celebrating Dr. Ghassemlou’s Work and Achievements

In 1989 when ARG [Dr Abdul Rahman Ghassemlou] decided to go and meet his nemesis in Vienna, he may have been reckless. He may have made the controversial decision to go anyway, but he knew the risks because he had been publicly warned 10 years before that he was being…

This is my home, Oh Canada! Happy Canada Day!
01 Jul
1:02

This is my home, Oh Canada! Happy Canada Day!

As one of the Millions of people who have come to call this place a home, I take the moment to cherish this July 1st, Canada Day, as a proud Kurdish Canadian. As Canadians from all strides celebrate this historic day in our Canadian history, people, like me and my…

Looking Back at the Mykonos Trial
11 Apr
1:36

Looking Back at the Mykonos Trial

This article was written on the 10th anniversary of Mykonos Verdict where a highest German court found top Iranian officials including then the President of the Islamic regime of Iran, Rafasnajani (CNN: German court implicates Iran leaders in ’92 killings)responsible for the death of Dr. Sadegh Sharafkandi the leader of Kurdistan…

Book: When I die, I would like you to write a book, telling the story of my life and the Kurdish cause
12 Jan
12:52

Book: When I die, I would like you to write a book, telling the story of my life and the Kurdish cause

“Once I saw the Kurdish people up close and the promise that Ghassemlou presented to this war-torn land, the Kurds began to occupy an endearing place in my being. When I showed him a eulogy I had written for Güney after his death, Ghassemlou turned to me and said: ‘When…