A Message from Internationalists in Rojava

We are Internationalists in Rojava, We are in the heart of the Women’s Revolution. We are in the spirit of the revolutionary youth. We are in the strength of the YPG and YPJ defence forces. We are in the fabric of civil Infrastructure-works like water and energy supply. You can find us in schools, universities, peoples councils, courts, and municipalities. We are in the tunnels, ready to defend the cities …

Kongra Star statement for the Day of Indigenous Resistance

On this DAY OF INDIGENOUS RESISTANCE AND DIGNITY we join the call of the NATIONAL CONGRESS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE in solidarity with the resistant peoples in Abya Yala and around the world, against the death that is imposed upon us by global patriarchal capitalism, now more than ever. On this day, 12.10, 531 years ago, the colonization of the continent of Abya Yala began. This marked the start of a …

Kongra Star: Call to stand in solidarity with the women’s revolution

Call to the democratic public, to women’s organizations, to human rights groups and to women activists Since October 4, 2023, the Turkish state has been intensifying its offensive on the people of North and East Syria in violation of international law. The Turkish state is using a PKK attack in Ankara on October 1 as an excuse to legitimize its ongoing human rights violations against the Kurdish people and its …

Solidarity with Rojava – All together against fascism!

Call-For-Action by Women Defend Rojava, Defend Kurdistan, Riseup 4 Rojava and Make Rojava Green Again. On Thursday 5 October 2023, the Turkish state intensified its heavy war with airstrikes on North and East Syria. As in November 2022, infrastructure and civilians in particular were targeted. In recent months, there have been almost daily attacks by drones with dozens of victims. The Turkish foreign minister has now declared the entire infrastructure …

Call to end impunity concerning the extra-judicial killing of Nagihan Akarseland all crimes of feminicide

On the occasion of the upcoming anniversary of the political assassination of Nagihan Akarsal, the Initiative Justice for Nagihan Akarsel made a statement today in front of the UN building in Qamishlo and handed over an open letter to the UN representatives in Qamishlo. This is the press statement to the international public: One year ago on 4th October 2022, the Kurdish journalist, academic and women’s rights defender Nagihan Akarsel …