Category Archives: Updates
Four improvised explosives devices (IED), containing more than 25 kilograms of TNT, had been defused at the headquarters of Komala Party of Iranian Kurdistan near Sulaimani. Iranian agents assassinated more than 270 activists belonging to various Kurdish opposition parties inside the Southern Kurdistan Region between … Continue reading
A large demonstration in front of Hotel Tara to protest the murder of a young Kurdish girl who escaped rape in the hands of intelligence agent by jumping from the four story hotel. She died immediately and the hotel owner … Continue reading
The Iranian authorities’ threat to expedite the execution of 10 men on death row in retaliation for going on hunger strike is deplorable, said Amnesty International as it called for the death sentences to be commuted immediately. One of the … Continue reading
Rêpêwîna piştîwanî ji Kobanê le Rojhelata Kurdistanê #Sardasht, Protests in support of #Kobane #Syria #ISIS #IRAN pic.twitter.com/w2SLG7tCrC — Sharif Behruz (@sharif_behruz) October 10, 2014 Rêpêwîna piştîwanî kirin ji Kobanê le Rojhelata Kurdistanê Jowanro, Protests in support of Kobane #Kobane #ISIS … Continue reading
Îsmaîl Beşîkçî, a prominent Turkish scholar paid homage to the monument of Dr. Sadegh Sharafkandi, then the leader of Democratic Party of Kurdistan of Iran, who was gunned down in Berlin, Germany in 1992. Dr. Beşikçi was accompanied by number … Continue reading
35 years ago today the Islamic Republic of Iran declared Jihad or holy war against Kurdistan and the Kurdish people in Iran. As the regime rampage started in 1979 against the burgeoning Kurdish resistance movement in Iran, the world knew … Continue reading
Today marks the 26th anniversary of the Halabja Genocide that claimed the lives of more than 5,000 Kurdish civilians in a poison gas attack carried out by the state of Iraq on the orders of then president Saddam Hussein. The … Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE For the first time in its nearly one hundred year history, the US Federal Bar Association will be presenting an award for professional excellence to two European colleagues from Germany. The Rule of Law Award, presented by the … Continue reading
Gallery: Canadians of Kurdish heritage marked the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the Kurdistan Republic with a special event
Post by PDKI Canada.
(pdki.org) On December 17, 1945, the PDKI overtook the last Iranian military barrack in Mahabad and raised the Kurdish flag. The Peshmerga Forces of Kurdistan was officially founded on the same day. Every year on December 17 people in Iranian … Continue reading
Mandela! May your soul rest in peace forever. Your memory, inspiration, conviction and devotion will always remain humanity’s guiding lights. ماندێلا! روحی بەرزت بە ئاشتی شاد بێت. دڵنیا بە بیرەوەریت، باوەڕی بەرزت، حەزو خولیات هەردەم چرای رووناکی مرۆڤایەتی دەبێت.
Post by PDKI Canada. Related: -Call to protest in Toronto against the recent surge of executions of political prisoners in Iran