The fight for Kurdistan - the Guardian briefing

  • The Guardian
  • 11/10/2014
The Kurds are the world’s largest stateless ethnic group and find themselves on the frontline in the battle with Islamic State View Article

UK premiere of ‘1001 Apples’ a film in remembrance of ‘Anfal’ the Kurdish Genocide, on its 26th anniversary

  • 07/04/2014
Taha Karimi’s documentary masterpiece at the BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LN on Sunday 13th April 2014 at 3:00pm View Article

Gorran, Badinan; A Retrospective

  • - By Hishyar Abid
  • 10/12/2013
From the outset Gorran began as a popular response to reject the prevailing status quo, to call for proper democracy, transparency, equality and the rule of law View Article

The Kurds of Rojava (Syria) and the Political Paradox of Western Democracies

  • - By Dr.Amir Sharifi
  • 12/11/2013
In the Western mainstream press and media, we have rarely come across reports of the unfolding religious violence against Kurds in Northern Syria (in Kurdish Rojava, Western Kurdistan in Kurdish) over the past weeks View Article

The Closing of Turkey’s Kurdish Opening

  • Journal of International Affairs - By Michael Gunter
  • 01/07/2013
During the summer and fall of 2009, the continuing and often violent Kurdish problem in Turkey seemed on the verge of a solution when the ruling AK Party (AKP) government announced a Kurdish Opening or Initiative View Article

Ahmadi Khani’s Theory of Kurdish Nationalism in Mem û Zin

  • - By Dr Kamal Mirawdeli
  • 29/08/2012
Mem u Zin which is a marvellous dramatization of Kurdish country, culture and way of life, the character of Kurdish men and women and Kurdish issues and aspirations. View Article

Turkey: A midwife for a Kurdish state?

  • The Juresalem Post - By OFRA BENGIO
  • 13/06/2012
Ankara has willy-nilly helped the Kurdish genie escape from the bottle and it will be very difficult for Turkey to push it back inside. View Article

The Kurds and Turkey

  • The Economist
  • 09/06/2012
Massacre at Uludere The political aftershocks of a killing of Kurds still reverberate View Article

Corruption scandals threaten to destabilise Iraqi Kurdistan

  • the Guardian - By Fazel Hawramy
  • 13/05/2012
Kurdish president Masoud Barzani has won international recognition for the region but has forgotten about reform at home View Article

In support of hunger strikers of Strasburg - France

  • 22/03/2012
Kurdish nation has lived and still live a harsh and bloody history, the affect of that is seen in denial of essential political, cultural and humanitarian rights of our nation. View Article

Open Letter from Nawshirwan Mustafa to Gorran’s Parliamentarians in Kurdistan Parliament

  • 29/01/2012
I, as a humble participant in the establishment of Gorran’s election list, and as a citizen of Kurdistan, I deem it to be my prerogative to address this letter to you. View Article

Nawshirwan Mustafa: The Kurdish House Will Not Be Put in Order Through Social Niceties

  • 19/01/2012
Nawshirwan Mustafa Amin, General Coordinator of Gorran Movement, in a reference to the recent developments in Iraq said "Iraqi Kurds" are part of the state of Iraq. View Article

The 7th London Kurdish Film Festival

  • 12/09/2011
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 7TH LONDON KURDISH FILM FESTIVAL: The 7th London Kurdish Film Festival will be held in London in 2011 from 17-24th November 2011. The main venue for the festival will be brand new Picturehouse Hackney. View Article

To fight corruption, Barzani needs to clean house

  • The Kurdistan Tribune - By Michael Rubin
  • 11/09/2011
Against the backdrop of the Arab Spring protests and corollary demonstrations in Iraqi Kurdistan, regional president Masud Barzani promised to crack down on corruption. "I am determined to combat corruption and introduce reforms. View Article

"My struggle of decades was in vain" – An objection to and an obituary for an old Austrian Kurd

  • - By Sissy Danninger
  • 07/09/2011
The pain of his mind and soul was clearly recognizable. But he would not accept any objections or comfort until the end. View Article

Bechtyar Ali in a Seminar in London

  • 24/08/2011
Kurdish Exile Association (KEA) and GAYLAN DOCROOM are organising a seminar for Mr. Bechtyar Ali, the Kurdish novelist and writer, titled "Innovation and the media: a glance at the modern media and the relationship with the matter of truth and freedom" View Article

About the Crisis in Kurdistan

  • - By Nawshirwan Mustafa
  • 20/05/2011
The crisis in Kurdistan was borne out of the political system that governs the region of Kurdistan. It is the product of political, social and cultural policies deployed by the two governing parties, KDP and PUK. View Article

Dr. Shaho Saeed: The ruling parties of the region have frankly declared that they have no proposals for reforms in Kurdistan

  • 22/02/2011
Dr. Shaho Saeed, member of Kurdistan Parliament and one of the delegates representing Gorran Movement stated that “Gorran Movement have never shrink from the principal of dialogue. Accordingly, we took part in this meeting View Article

Nawshirwan Mustafa: “The political language that this lot have used on this occasion indeed betrays regressive political thinking"

  • 04/02/2011
Nawshirwan Mustafa: "The political language that this lot have used on this occasion indeed betrays regressive political thinking" View Article

Statement by Gorran Movement about the Current Situation in Kurdistan – Iraq

  • 31/01/2011
We are witnessing historic events unfolding throughout the world that herald the end of dictatorships in the majority of the closed and oppressed countries View Article