Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Kobanê University to open new faculties

The university in Kobanê is run by co-rectorship.

Sculptor El-Hemo tells of art under ISIS rule in Raqqa

Artist and sculptor Cuma Seîd El-Hemo was hiding his works in the garden of a house while under ISIS rule in Raqqa.

Raqqa Museum restored

The Raqqa Museum which was severely damaged by ISIS gangs, is being restored.

The story of a musician from Qamishlo

Each musician defines music differently.

A Chinese artist travels to Kurdistan

An exhibition of paintings from Kurdistan by Chinese artist Ting Zhang has been opened in Hamburg's "Galerie Gemüse".

How did a Syriac church in Urfa turn into a Faculty of Theology?

The Syriac Church of Saint Peter Saint Paul in Urfa is now being used as a cultural center by the Eyyubiye Municipality and the headquarters for the Faculty of Theology foundation.

“Making films is not a crime, we defend peace”

The trial of documentarists Demirel and Mavioğlu aims at criminalising cinema and journalism.

“Making films is not a crime, we defend peace”

The trial of documentarists Demirel and Mavioğlu aims at criminalising cinema and journalism.

Autobiography of Sakine Cansız presented in English

Meeting in London with translator Janet Biehl.

“We sing songs of the revolution”

The fighters who sang their songs in Kobanê as the "Army of Hope" have now renamed their group "Berbanga Rojava" (The Dawn of Rojava).