Raqqa has finally been liberated from ISIS thanks to YPG-YPJ-SDF. YPJ is the all-female militia of Rojava, or Western Kurdistan (Northern Syria). ~~~ here they are honouring the female fighters as well as Abdullah Öcalan who is the leader of the Kurdish resistance and has been held in isolation a heavily guarded prison by Turkish military for over 18 years. The Kurds in Rojava have developed an autonomous anti-state region based on the principles of Democratic Confederalism, feminism, ecology and Social Ecology / Anarchism are fundamental principles. ~~~ https://anfenglish.com ~~~ #ypj#rojava#raqqa#öcalan#ocalan#bookchin#sehidnamirin#kurdistan#kurds#ypg#sdf
#repost from @thekurdishblog ・・・
Kurdistan Earthquake: This man had taken furniture from his brother's ruined apartment and loaded it onto his truck. Pasdaran (Iranian soldiers) jumped on his truck and took selfies to make people believe they were helping.
"That's an impudence. Why are you lying? Spend the money on Arbaîn and other organizations? And then you live in villas yourself and force people to live in these tombs, are not you ashamed? Look at these people, they live under cardboard boxes."