Thursday, June 21, 2018

YPJ fighters: “We fight to liberate women”

YPJ fighters who participate in the Operation Cizire Storm against ISIS gangs say they fight for the freedom of all women, and Arab women in particular.

The Women’s Academy in Kobane: a project for women all over the w

Patrizia Fiocchetti and Carla Centioni were at opening ceremony of the Women’s Academy

Women’s Academy Silan opened in Kobane

An emotional ceremony to inaugurate the new Women's Academi in Kobane.

Iranian human rights activist Nasrin Sotoudeh arrested

Well-known Iranian lawyer and human rights activist Nasrin Sotoudeh, who received the 2012 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, has been arrested.

Syria Women’s Council opens office in Manbij

The decision is in line with the Congress decision to open offices all over Syria.

Women from Afrin: We will resist until our home is liberated

Kongreya Star Afrin organization today declared through a press release in Fafin district of Shehba that the second phase of the campaign named “Women, rise up for Afrin” has come to an end.

Jalaliyan: I will continue on my path

Imprisoned Kurdish woman Zeinab Jalaliyan wrote a letter on the Iranian state refusing her treatment and said, “On my own I am stronger than all of you. And I will continue on my path.

Leyla Güven’s election campaign in Amed prison

Journalist and painter Zehra Doğan has painted HDP MP candidate Leyla Güven during the election campaign in Amed Prison (Diyarbakir). The two women are in custody and are in the same cell.

Jailed co-mayor of Amed, Kışanak sends a letter to women

We need to win this election to win our future, says jailed Amed co-mayor.

Afrin women organise in Shehba

The women of Afrin are organising the resistance in the refugee camps in Shehba.