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Notes on Kurdish Culture, Literature and Art Conference in Diyarbakir

Prepared by Amir Sharifi and Luqman Barwari As 2010 was coming to an end, one could make a forceful argument that the year was an intriguing and fruitful one when it came to the long neglected Kurdish language, art, and literature. Kurdish intellectuals, politicians, and activists in the homeland and Diaspora for the first time …

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Letter to EUTCC

Professor Kariane Westrheim, Chair European Union Turkey Civic Commission (EUTCC) Menneskerettighetenes plass 1, 5007 Bergen, Norway Brussels, Belgium Tel: +47 55 21 09 50  Fax: +47 55 21 09 59 E-mail: info@eutcc.org  November 15, 2010  Dear Professor Westrheim  First and foremost, I would like to thank you for inviting me to your 7th annual conference. …

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Letter to Mr. Tan

Ambassador Namık Tan 2525 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W Washington, D.C. 20008  (Copy to: Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton, U.S. Department of State, 2201 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20520)  October 25, 2010  Dear Ambassador Tan,  While the majority of the human family strives for peace, justice, and prosperity, a small faction of every society engages …

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Statement on 48th Anniversary of Extraordinary discrimination against Syrian Kurds

On October05, 1962 Syrian authorities divided more than hundred thousand Kurds randomly and arbitrary in two categories:  1-Registered records named foreign records Hasakah Governate 2-Not registered in any formal records called (Maktomi)  The number of victims of this extraordinary unfair racial policy by the Syrian Ba’ath regime has increased to almost 300,000 today. These victims …

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Letter to KDP

Kurdish National Congress of North America  P.O.Box 50216, Irvine, CA 92619, www.kncna.org  Executive Board  KNC-NA statement on KDP’s anniversary  Dr. Kamal Artin President  Mr. Issa Mosa Vice President  Mr. Nyma Ardalan Secretary  Mr. Dyari Ahmed Treasurer  Board of Directors  Mr. Luqman Barwari Mrs. Muazaz Aziz Mr. Ihsan Efrini  I would like to thank the organizers …

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Letter to GD Mayors

Honorable Joe Chow Mayor of Addison  Honorable Carl Sherman Mayor of DeSoto  Honorable Brian Loughmiller Mayor of McKinney Honorable Stephen Terrell Mayor of Allen  Honorable David Green Mayor of Duncanville  Honorable Bill Porter Mayor Pro Tem of Mesquite  Jay Burress CVB of Arlington  Honorable Michelle Holmes Deputy Mayor Pro Tem of Farmers Branch  Honorable Ken …

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