Kongra-Gel

Type: Organization
Name: Kongra-Gel (KADEK, Kurdistan Workers Party, PKK, Freedom and Democracy Congress of Kurdistan, People's Congress of Kurdistan, The People's Defense Force, Halu Mesru Savunma Kuvveti)
Nationality: Turkey
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Kongra-Gel
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Moscow branch of the PKK announced a desire to accompany the second gumanoy

The Metropolitan branch of the Russian red cross is ready to send its employees to accompany the 2nd column of trucks with humanitarian aid for Ukraine.As said the head of the Moscow branch of the RRC, Igor Trunov, the staff have already contacted the ... [Published RIN.ru - 1 hour ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Emily Schwartz Greco and William A. Collins: Greasing the Path to Military Intervention

Aug. 27, 2014 - What explains the never-ending justifications for U.S. involvement in Middle Eastern conflicts? In a word: oil. Sure, President Barack Obama may have dropped food and water on that desolate Iraqi mountaintop out of humanitarian concern ... [Published YubaNet - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

EMRE - Will Hakan Fidan become prime minister?

Will Hakan Fidan become prime minister?Everybody is discussing the premiership of Ahmet Davutoğlu, but I believe that what really needs to be discussed is whether Hakan Fidan will become prime minister. If the settlement process had progressed as planned ... [Published Zaman - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Is PKK becoming a new Middle East power?

People wave Kurdish flags and hold up a picture of jailed Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan (C) of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in Diyarbakir, March 21, 2014. (photo by REUTERS/Umit Bektas) Author: Kadri Gursel Posted August 27, 2014The world ... [Published AlMonitor - 12 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Davutoglu: AK Party is the 'embodiment of Turkish people'

Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party's new Chairman Ahmet Davutoglu said his party will continue on the path set by his predecessor.Turkey's Prime Minister-in-waiting Ahmet Davutoglu hailed the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party as the ... [Published Middle East Monitor - 16 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Can the US afford to bypass the PKK?

Insight into who armed and helped ISIS. Massoud Barzani's disarming of Yazidi and other Kurds of Singal and the withdrawal of his forces that left them unprotected in the face of merciless ISIS attacks clearly disqualify him from any type of Kurdish leadership. ... [Published OpEdNews - 19 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Covering all sides

This summer’s news has featured stories about as far from the usual “silly season” frivolity as it is possible to imagine. Gaza, Ukraine, Iraq, Ferguson, Ebola… Between people protesting against systemic racism in the US, a deadly disease spreading across ... [Published Monocle - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Kurds, Kongra-Gel, Iraq
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 7 reports

Turkey launches search for abducted Chinese workers

World Bulletin / News DeskTurkey has launched a search operation to find three Chinese power workers kidnapped by the members of outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, in the south-eastern part of the country, China’s Foreign Ministry said.The three were ... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Kidnapping, Turkey, Workers
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Iraq's Yazidis pay cash to flee across Turkey border

World Bulletin/News DeskSewra was terrified of being caught by Turkish soldiers as she, her children and grandchildren inched their way through Iraq's mountainous border region, fleeing a militant onslaught by cover of darkness.The 56-year-old and her ... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 10 reports

Kurdish rebels kidnap three Chinese engineers in Turkey

Rebels of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) have kidnapped three Chinese engineers in southeastern Turkey, near the borders with Iraq and Syria, media reported Tuesday. The Hurriyet newspaper said the PKK kidnapped the engineers while they were shopping ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

A new kind of freedom born in terror

The revolution which has been taking place across Rojava (literally, ‘Western Kurdistan’), where three cantons were set up in January this year, has agrassroots democratic model. When, in early August, the Islamic State, IS (also known as ISIS) entered ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Unlikely allies combat ISIS

Sabri Ok, a leader of the Kurdistan Workers Party. This guerrilla group has taken up the fight vs. ISIS in Iraq despite being considered a terrorist org. by the US gov’t. They have effectively held back ISIS advances in several locations. Photo: Dominique ... [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Aug 26 2014]

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...However, this meeting was cancelled, RIA Novosti ". Remember, before the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said the country was ready to send the second humanitarian convoy in the South-East of Ukraine. Together with this Authorized ALAC told about the fact that the Ukrainian Red Cross in the area of the country in practice does not work."
" We are In contact now with the Foreign Ministry. We gather on the first day of the weekend the Presidium of the Moscow red cross collected heads of volunteer areas and for specific conduct dialogues with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs about to submit our employees to escort humulone, " said Trunov
"An increasing number of Russian troops are intervening directly in fighting in Ukrainian territory" Geoffrey Pyatt wrote on Twitter, adding that Moscow was "directly involved in the fighting" and had sent in its "newest air defense systems including...
All of these unresolved issues, According to Trunova, " charitable block the movement of Russian Citizens, because They don't know, where does that They donate, and inhibits the humanitarian convoy, because there is no flag, which must be the flag of the red cross "

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Moscow branch of the PKK announced a desire to ... [Published RIN.ru - 1 hour ago]
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'A journey among the Christians of the Middle E... [Published Turkish Daily - 12 hours ago]
EMRE - Will Hakan Fidan become prime minister? [Published Zaman - 12 hours ago]
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RCM capital of Russia and the ICRC will discuss... [Published RIN.ru - 12 hours ago]
Is PKK becoming a new Middle East power? [Published AlMonitor - 12 hours ago]
Turkey Votes in Erdogan and Votes Out Its Found... [Published Huffington Post - 14 hours ago]
Why shouldnt Islamists have a state? | @guardia... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 14 hours ago]
Davutoglu: AK Party is the 'embodiment of Turki... [Published Middle East Monitor - 16 hours ago]
EXPERT VIEWS: Is Islamic State a flash in the pan? [Published AlertNet - 17 hours ago]
Can the US afford to bypass the PKK? [Published OpEdNews - 19 hours ago]
Syria’s Assad is playing his old game of offeri... [Published Globe and Mail - 21 hours ago]
Covering all sides [Published Monocle - 22 hours ago]
What future for the Erdogan-AKP dynamic? [Published Middle East Eye - 23 hours ago]
Iraq's Yazidis pay cash to flee across Turkey b... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
Turkey launches search for abducted Chinese wor... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
Latin American Herald Tribune - Kurdish Rebels ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 27 2014]
Turkey: Chinese Workers Abducted - NYTimes.com [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 27 2014]
Three Chinese workers kidnapped by Kurdish mili... [Published Want China Times - Aug 27 2014]
Militants seize Chinese engineers in Turkey [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 27 2014]
Turkey's leader switches roles [Published BBC - Aug 27 2014]
What we're being told about ISIS just doesn't a... [Published Aotearoa IMC - Aug 26 2014]
In new roles Erdogan, Davutoglu tackle regional... [Published AlMonitor - Aug 26 2014]
Kurd rebels abduct Chinese [Published Hong Kong Standard - Aug 26 2014]
Three Chinese Engineers Kidnapped in Turkey [Published MENAFN - Aug 26 2014]
Davutoğlu sets out with ‘restoration program’ [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 26 2014]
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Can the US afford to bypass the PKK? [Published OpEdNews - 19 hours ago]
Insight into who armed and helped ISIS. Massoud Barzani's disarming of Yazidi and other Kurds of Singal and the withdrawal of his forces that left them unprotected in the face of merciless ISIS attacks clearly disqualify him from any type of Kurdish leadership. ...
Three Chinese engineers kidnapped in southeast ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Aug 26 2014]
Suspected Kurdish militants have kidnapped three Chinese engineers in southeast Turkey near the border with Iraq and Syria, security sources said on Monday.The workers were seized from a shop in the border town of Silopi late on Sunday by suspected members ...
Unlikely allies combat ISIS [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Aug 26 2014]
Sabri Ok, a leader of the Kurdistan Workers Party. This guerrilla group has taken up the fight vs. ISIS in Iraq despite being considered a terrorist org. by the US gov’t. They have effectively held back ISIS advances in several locations. Photo: Dominique ...
Kurdish Women Soldiers Hunting Down ISIS Kidnap... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Aug 24 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Kurdish Women Soldiers Hunting Down ISIS Kidnappers Kurdish Women Soldiers Hunting Down ISIS Kidnappers Posted: 24 Aug 2014 01:28 AM PDT "A crack unit of female soldiers is on the trail ...
The Best Way to Stop ISIS In Syria: BOMB THEM .... [Published Zero Hedge - Aug 22 2014]
U.S. foreign policy is schizophrenic. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says we need to attack the Sunni militants in Syria. The deputy national security adviser to President Obama says we should go after ISIS in Syria. Okay … But ...
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Warm welcome in Kirkuk for convoy of Kurdish fi... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 10 2014]
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