Tag : Sanandaj

Financial Times: Federalism is a real demand of Kurds in Iran
13 Jan
3:46

Financial Times: Federalism is a real demand of Kurds in Iran

“I can coexist with any state and rulers who give me my rights as a citizen,” says Vafa, sitting in the bookstore he owns in Sanandaj, the capital city of Kurdistan province in northwestern Iran. “But I will not accept to be treated as a second-rate citizen.” Financial Times’s correspondent،…

4 of the 10 most polluted cities in the world are in Iran with 2 in Kurdistan
18 Oct
9:14

4 of the 10 most polluted cities in the world are in Iran with 2 in Kurdistan

A day after the World Health Organization published a report linking air pollution to lung cancer, Quartz has put together a list of the most polluted cities in the world, based on data from the same organization. While the list originally came out this Spring, it’s an important reminder given the recent health news. At the…

Attacks in Kurdistan Are Government Orchestrated, Analysts Believe
11 Oct
8:45

Attacks in Kurdistan Are Government Orchestrated, Analysts Believe

8 October 2010 (Medya News) Following the deadly raid on a security convey in the Kurdish city of Sanandaj in western Iran which killed 5 and injured many more, the revolutionary guards have once again, apparently, killed the perpetrators of the attack without reference to their identity or origin. “Two of the main…