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TURKEY: “HARROWING” REPRESSION OF KURDISH CULTURE & LANGUAGE

This 21 February 2018 – On Mother Language Day, PEN International “wishes to highlight the sustained repression of Kurdish culture and language in Turkey

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Murat Karayilan – PKK, Interview “Turkey Defeated”

Murat Karayilan, one of the co-founders of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party and its acting leader since Abdullah Öcalan was imprisoned in Turkey 1999

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ABDULLAH ÖCALAN NOMINATED FOR SYDNEY PEACE PRIZE

Abdullah Öcalan, imprisoned head of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) has been nominated for the Sydney Peace Prize

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‘The Political Thought of Abdullah Öcalan – Kurdistan, Women’s Revolution And Democratic Confederalism’

April 15 saw the launch of Abdullah Öcalan’s new book: The Political Thought of Abdullah Öcalan – Kurdistan, Women’s Revolution And Democratic Confederalism’ published by the British-based progressive publisher, Pluto Press

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UNITED NATIONS INDICTS TURKEY FOR “SERIOUS RIGHTS VIOLATIONS” in NORTHERN KURDISTAN

March 10 2017: The UN’s human rights office today released its report accusing Turkey of serious human rights violations.

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