[Statement] No to genocide and occupation! We will defend women and life!

The Turkish state has played the biggest role in prolonging the crisis since the beginning of the Syrian conflict, and its intervention has had a significant impact on the changing political and military developments on the ground. The aspiration for a new Ottoman Empire and the pursuit of their strategic interests on Syrian soil are obvious. As the situation developed, it became clear that the Turkish state was not only …

[Video 4] On the path of revolutionary women: Şehîd Dayka Emîne

English subtitles can be found below in the settings Thousands of women are killed every week. Millions face male violence every day. We are all targeted by the patriarchal mindset. And we are not going to stand still in the face of it – we are ready to defend ourselves and end femicide and the patriarchal mindset once and for all. In memory of our three friends who were murdered …

[Video 3] On the path of revolutionary women: Şehîd Hebûn Mele Xelîl

Thousands of women are killed every week. Millions face male violence every day. We are all targeted by the patriarchal mindset. And we are not going to stand still in the face of it – we are ready to defend ourselves and end femicide and the patriarchal mindset once and for all. In memory of our three friends who were murdered in a targeted drone attack of the fascist Turkish …

Internationalist solidarity with the indigenous comrades in Mexico

We, as women of Western Kurdistan and as women who struggle, write this statement in response to the call of our indigenous sisters and brothers in Mexico in the face of the attacks that indigenous communities are receiving from paramilitary groups and the impunity they enjoy due to the inaction of the Mexican State. These attacks hurt us as if they were also on us, because we recognize ourselves in …

[Video 2] On the path of revolutionary women: Şehîd Zehra Berkel

Thousands of women are killed every week. Millions face male violence every day. We are all targeted by the patriarchal mindset. And we are not going to stand still in the face of it – we are ready to defend ourselves and end femicide and the patriarchal mindset once and for all. In memory of our three friends who were murdered in a targeted drone attack of the fascist Turkish …

Take a stand against those whose words, attitudes and policies pave the way for the occupation.

The women’s movement Kongra Star in Rojava condemns the visit of Necirvan Barzani in Ankara and the meeting with R.T. Erdogan last Friday. You can read the statement here. To the public and the Kurdish people: As you well know, we are currently in a delicate time. The Kurdish population in all four parts of Kurdistan is threatened by genocide. Colonialist and fascist states are doing everything in their power …

Special warfare as an instrument of domination and oppression

Analysis on special warfare especially in the context of occupation and war against Northern and Eastern Syria, written by Ruken Ahmed, member of Diplomatic Relations of Kongra Star. Special warfare is known to be an instrument of domination and oppression, waged on society, against all forms of struggle and resistance of the people, until society and people surrender and are without their own free will. It’s goal is to transform …

[Video 1] On the path of revolutionary women: Şehîd Zehra, Hebûn and Emîne – Triple femicide in Kobane

Thousands of women are killed every week. Millions face male violence every day. We are all targeted by the patriarchal mindset. And we are not going to stand still in the face of it – we are ready to defend ourselves and end femicide and the patriarchal mindset once and for all. In memory of our three friends who were murdered in a targeted drone attack of the fascist Turkish …

“The Turkish state is trying to destroy the fraternity of the peoples through its policies.”

Statement by Remziya Mihemed, member of Kongra Star women’s movement in Rojava, on the attacks on Kurdish workers in Turkey: The fascist and brutal attacks and events in Northern Kurdistan and Turkey against the Kurdish population are increasing more and more. We see this clearly in the recent attacks in the city of Sakarya, where Turkish landowners brutally attacked Kurdish seasonal workers who had come from Mardin to work for …