Category Archives: Kurdistan

IRPGF Celebrates the Birthday of Ş-Ivana Hoffmann, nom de guerre Avaşin Tekoşin Güneş (MLKP)

Şehid Ivana Hoffmann lost her life fighting Daiş, which is an undoubtedly selfless and courageous act. However, today, on her birthday, we choose not to focus on what she died for, but rather what she lived for. Today, we want … Continue reading

Posted in Combative Memory, Germany, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), International Solidarity, Ivana Hoffmann, Kurdistan, MLKP, Rojava, Syria, Turkey

‘Not One Step Back!’: TQILA-IRPGF Communique (Rojava / Syria)

The current social revolution in Rojava (Western Kurdistan – Syria) is one of the greatest beacons of militant self-organized and autonomous revolutionary praxis of the 21st Century. Within a brutal civil war in Syria that has cost upwards of half … Continue reading

Posted in Abdullah Öcalan, Insurrection, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, MLKP, PKK, Queer Struggle, Rojava, SDF, Syria, The Queer Insurrection and Liberation Army (TQILA), TKP / ML-TiKKO, United Freedom Forces (BÖG), YPG, YPJ

Rojava: The Formation of the Queer Liberation and Insurrection Army (TQILA) – IRPGF

We, the International Revolutionary People’s Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF) formally announce the formation of The Queer Insurrection and Liberation Army (TQILA), a subgroup of the IRPGF comprised of LGBT*QI+ comrades as well as others who seek to smash the gender binary … Continue reading

Posted in Armed Struggle, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, Queer Struggle, Rojava, Syria, The Queer Insurrection and Liberation Army (TQILA), Transgender Struggle

IRPGF Statement on the One Year Anniversary of the Martyrdom of Ş. Eylem (BÖG) and Ş. Sevda (MLKP)

  30.06.17: One year ago, two heroic women revolutionaries fell Şehîd in the Battle of Manbij against the fascism of Daesh and their allied gangs including the Turkish state. Şehîd Eylem and Şehîd Sevda were fighting simultaneously for the liberation … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascism, Combative Memory, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Kurdistan, Manbij, MLKP, Raqqa, Rojava, Syria, TiKKO, Turkey, United Freedom Forces (BÖG), YPG, YPJ, Şehîd Eylem, Şehîd Sevda

IRPGF: “The Turkish State’s Aggression Will Be Met With The Full Force Of Our Resistance & Self-Defense”

  Rojava, 27.04.17: The Turkish State, under the rule of the fascist AKP-MHP regime, attacked the revolutionary forces in Şengal and Qeraçox early in the morning on April 25th. Turkish warplanes and drones continue to enter our airspace, while mortars … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascism, Dirbêsiyê, Erdogan Terrorist, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Kurdistan, Qeraçox, Rojava, Rojava Revolution, Şengal

Dresden, Germany: Solidarity with the Kurdish Freedom Struggle!

16.03.17: With the ban on the flag of the YPG, the YPJ Women’s Defense Units, the PYD (Democratic Union Party), YXK (Association of Students from Kurdistan) and flags with images of Abdullah Öcalan by the Minister of the Interior Thomas … Continue reading

Posted in Abdullah Öcalan, Direct Action, Dresden, Erdogan Terrorist, Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, PKK, PYD, Repression, Rojava, YPG, YPJ

Rojava: Water and electricity cuts in Kobane due to Turkey cutting Firat river supply

The water and electricity cuts continue on its 4th day in Kobane. The Firat river’s water supply is so low that the base of the river, at least 3 kilometres in width is visible. The canton has announced that the … Continue reading

Posted in Bakur, Kobane, Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, Rojava, State Terrorism, Syria, Turkey