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…

Mosques play Kurdish national anthem in support of PDKI Peshmerga Forces
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Mosques play Kurdish national anthem in support of PDKI Peshmerga Forces

There is overwhelming support in Iranian Kurdistan for the participation of the PDKI Peshmerga Forces in defending Iraqi Kurdistan. Since the Islamic State (IS) attacked…

The PDKI didn’t ask “am I my brother’s keeper?”
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The PDKI didn’t ask “am I my brother’s keeper?”

By Kenny Young On paper, our sister party in Iranian Kurdistan – the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (PDKI) is similar to the Labour Party….

Salafi Sunni groups supported by Iran threaten PDKI
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Salafi Sunni groups supported by Iran threaten PDKI

Following the participation of the Peshmerga Forces of the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (PDKI) in the war effort against the Islamic State (IS, formerly…

“PDKI Peshmerga Forces Fought Bravely in the Liberation of Makhmour and Gwer”
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“PDKI Peshmerga Forces Fought Bravely in the Liberation of Makhmour and Gwer”

According to a report in the Kurdish daily Awena in Iraqi Kurdistan, the PDKI Peshmerga Forces fought bravely alongside other Kurdish forces in the liberation…