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21:21 24/1/2016
Military ceremony for YPS-Jin member Dorşîn
YPS-Jin (Civilian Defense Unities - Women) held a funeral ceremony for Dorşîn who died in Nusaybin last night.
18:31 09/1/2016
Paris rally for 3 revolutionary women
Tens of thousands have gathered in the French capital today to commemorate Kurdish revolutionaries Sakine Cansız, Fidan Doğan and Leyla Şaylemez who were brutally executed in the heart of Paris on 9 January 2013.
16:51 20/12/2015
Gezi Park mothers united with Kurdish mothers
Mothers, who have had their children killed in the Gezi Park resistance, said that they are in solidary with the mothers in Kurdistan, saying that they share their pain. They have made calls to people to widen their fight against the AKP.
19:30 11/12/2015
Peace Mothers at vigil in Sur
A group of Peace Mothers have become human shield in order to prevent clashes and people from dying in the Sur district of Diyarbakir where curfew is ongoing for 9 days.
11:08 02/8/2015
Hundreds of women make noise for peace
Hundreds of women held a sit-in in Istanbul to protest the Turkish state's escalating war.
11:03 02/8/2015
Monument dedicated to Sakine Cansız
In Dersim, women attended a ceremony to dedicate a monument to Kurdish woman politician Sakine Cansız.
11:32 25/7/2015
Arîn Mîrkan's mother: My daughter in my heart never died
Wahide Xenan, the mother of Kobanê hero Arîn Mîrkan, has visited the site of the Suruç bombing to honor the victims.
17:08 24/7/2015
France points to MIT in killing of Paris women
French lawyers have alleged that Turkish intelligence service MIT was behind the killing of three Kurdish women activists in Paris in 2013.
10:13 06/7/2015
Istanbul women 'insistent on peace'
Women in Istanbul said “We voted for peace, no to war government” in a rally they held in Taksim against the war plans of the AKP government in and outside the borders of the country. The women joining the rally called on everyone to insist on peace and also critised the AKP-led media organs’ language touting for war.
14:31 03/7/2015
Women to rally against policies of war
The women’s organisations in Turkey have issued a joint statement calling out to Parliament, media and women urging everyone to prevent the war and to work for peace. The women said “Now that Turkey now has a parliament where differences of the country are well represented, do not bring the war and war bills as the solution of a problem”.
13:27 01/7/2015
'Scream of Kurdish women, cry of freedom: Zilan'
In 1996, Zeynep Kınacı (nom de guerre Zilan) carried out a suicide action in the province of Dersim, in Turkey on June 30, 1996.
18:13 30/6/2015
Festival in memory of Zeynep Kınacı
A remembrance act was held in eastern province of Bitlis to commemorate Zeynep Kınacı (nom de guerre Zilan), who sacrificed her life in Dersim on June 30, 1996.
10:59 30/6/2015
'Zilan, the re-creator of the goddess culture'
Free Women’s Congress (KJA) released a written statement to commemorate Zeynep Kınacı who had sacrificed her life in Dersim on June 30, 1996.
10:59 30/6/2015
KJA condemns Star for its targeting of Yüksekdağ
Free Women’s Congress (KJA) released a written statement on Star newspaper’s targeting of HDP Co-president Figen Yüksekdağ. KJA condemned Star newspaper for its targeting of Figen Yüksekdağ that violates journalism ethics.
10:41 24/6/2015
Women in Şırnak protest femicide and massacres
Women in the Kurdish city of Şırnak, Turkey took to the streets yesterday to protest the wave of femicides in the country.
15:08 23/6/2015
KJA: Öcalan is the chief negotiator
After its meeting, KJA Permanent Council released a declaration that emphasized the need for starting negotiations in a way that ensures PKK Leader Abdullah Öcalan’s freedom and security.
10:50 23/6/2015
Documentary by Russia Today on YPJ fighters
A documentary by Russian state television Russia Today handles the fighters of the YPJ fighting alongside male militants against ISIS gangs.
10:26 20/6/2015
Women take to the streets for Cansu Kaya
Women in Turkey's several province took to the streets last night in memory of 18-year-old Cansu Kaya, in a province where four women have been killed in the first 18 days of June alone.
11:01 08/6/2015
97 woman deputies at parliament
Voters in Turkey sent 97 woman MPs to the Parliament in yesterday's election, making for the largest rate of women ever in Turkey's Parliament: 20%.
09:27 06/6/2015
Women denunciate against Erdoğan
Women in the city of Iğdır, targeted by sexist remarks by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan after they peacefully protested him, have filed hate crime charges against the President.