Israel and Kurdistan

Israelis from Kurdish origin take part in a rally in support of the Kurdish referendum outside the A
MK pushes Israel to recognize Kurdistan as an independent state

Likud MK Yoav Kisch's motion comes in response to rising tensions between Israel and Turkey.

Debunking antisemitic conspiracy theories

News website in Turkey spreads concocted tales as other Muslim countries follow suit.

Time for the West to follow Israel's example

Israel is the only real democracy in the Middle East, a country that defends Western Christian-Jewish culture, democracy, human dignity and humanism, but is criticized nevertheless.

By MAKVAN KASHEIKAL
20/03/2018
Iraqi Kurds wave flags of Iraqi Kurdistan during a demonstration
Black Friday: The 1988 chemical bombardment of Halabja

By FARHANG FARAYDOON NAMDAR
19/03/2018
Israel should arm the Kurds

As a result, the Kurds lost the ability to sell Kirkuk oil.

Iraqi army members participate in a live ammunition training exercise with coalition forces trainers
Preventing an ISIS resurgence

US coalition shifts Iraq operations as last terrorists cleared out

A STATUE of a Peshmerga fighter
Analysis: How Kurdistan’s Independence Can Spark the Middle East

Despite longstanding ties between the Kurds and Israel, support for Kurdistan independence is more than likely a geo-political one, with Israel looking to get a foothold in the region.

The American Christian aid volunteers giving Kurdish Peshmerga medical training

A US-based Christian aid group teaches Peshmerga fighters how to save their lives and those of their comrades.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
Netanyahu scoffs at Erdogan's claim that Mossad behind Kurdish referendum

Netanyahu also said that Israel had “no involvement in the Kurdish referendum except for supporting their aspirations.”

01/10/2017
Peshmerga from the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan stand for a photo at a secret location
Post-referendum: Kurds in Iran demand rights as regime cracks down

Leader Mustafa Hijri: We must face the fact that Tehran is a destabilizing force in the region

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