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Iranian Government Sends Reinforcements to KRG Borders

It is said that the Iranian regime has deployed more forces to the border with Kurdistan Region.

The Iranian government has sent reinforcements to its borders with the Kurdistan Region as clashes between Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran (KDPI) and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) take place in the area. Kawa Jawanmard, member of the KDPI politburo, has told BasNews that KDPI has been informed that the …

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Ocalan urges PKK to move towards ending Turkey conflict

Ocalan has called for significant moves towards a peaceful solution to the longstanding conflict [AP]

Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed leader of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), has urged the group to establish a congress on ending its three-decade armed struggle against the Turkish state. In a message relayed by Kurdish politicians to tens of thousands of supporters celebrating a spring festival in the southeastern city of …

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Ocalan Calls On PKK To Think of Laying Down Arms

The disarmament of PKK is the third stage of the Kurdish issue resolution, sayd the Turkish Justice Minister in March 2013.

Jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan called on his followers to take a “historic” decision to lay down their arms, according to a statement on Saturday, a crucial step in Turkey’s drive to end the rebels’ 30-year struggle for greater autonomy. Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, welcomed the call but said the rebels …

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South and North of Kurdistan Push Rojava to Unite

Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Sunday met with Kurdish MP in the Turkish Parliament Layla Zana and the mayor of the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir Osman Baydemir.

Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Sunday met with Kurdish MP in the Turkish Parliament Layla Zana and the mayor of the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir Osman Baydemir. Sunday’s meeting focused on the peace process in Turkey and efforts to move the process forward. The two sides also discussed the …

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