PDKI and Komala reject claims of having negotiated with Iran
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PDKI and Komala reject claims of having negotiated with Iran

On October 7, 2014, Iranian intelligence minister Mahmoud Alawi appeared before the parliament and claimed that his ministry had negotiated with the Democratic Party of…

Four Kurds arrested in Paveh by Iran’s intelligence agency
Human Rights

Four Kurds arrested in Paveh by Iran’s intelligence agency

According to Kurdistan Press agency, four Kurds in the city of Paveh have been arrested by Iran’s intelligence agency. They arrested men have been accused…

PDKI statement on the humanitarian crisis in Kobani
Statements and Press Releases

PDKI statement on the humanitarian crisis in Kobani

In a statement on the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Kobani in western (Syrian) Kurdistan following a recent offensive by the Islamic State (IS), the PDKI…

Report: Several members of IRGC and one agent of Ettela’at killed in Kurdistan
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Report: Several members of IRGC and one agent of Ettela’at killed in Kurdistan

During the past couple of weeks, several members of the Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as well as an agent of the intelligence agency…

Joint statement by PDKI and Komala on Khomeini’s declaration of Jihad against the Kurdish people
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Joint statement by PDKI and Komala on Khomeini’s declaration of Jihad against the Kurdish people

August 18, 2014, marked the thirty-fifth year of Ayatollah Khomeini’s declaration of Jihad (“holy war”) against Kurdistan and its political organizations. The Democratic Party of…

Iranian authorities confiscated millions in aid for refugees in Shengal
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Iranian authorities confiscated millions in aid for refugees in Shengal

Civil society activists in a number of cities in Iranian Kurdistan have embarked on a campaign of fundraising for the refugees in Shengal (Sinjar). According…

High-level meeting between PDKI and Goran
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High-level meeting between PDKI and Goran

On August 14, a PDKI delegation headed by General-Secretary Mustafa Hijri visited the headquarters of the Goran Movement in Sulaymaniyah. The PDKI delegation was greeted…