Abdullah Öcalan
Abdullah Öcalan (/ˈoʊdʒəlɑːn/ OH-jə-lahn; [ød͡ʒalan]; born 4 April 1948), also known as Apo (short for Abdullah and "uncle" in Kurdish), is one of the founding members of the militant organization the...
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Kurdish-Turkish conflict
The Turkey–PKK conflict is an armed conflict between the Republic of Turkey and various Kurdish insurgent groups, which have demanded separation from Turkey to create an independent Kurdistan, or to h...
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Najmadin Shukr Rauf
Najmadin Shukr Rauf or Mama Risha (Kurdish: مامه‌ ڕیشه‌ meaning Bearded Uncle) (1957 – January 25, 1985), was a prominent member of the Peshmerga, in northern Iraq during the Kurdish prolonged warfare...
Bahoz Erdal
Bahoz Erdal, born Fahman Husain (Kurdish: Fehman Hûseyn, also spelled Fehman Hüseyin) is a Kurdish member and commander of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). He is from Syria and of Kurdish origi...
Duran Kalkan
Duran Kalkan (born 1954), also known as Selahattin Abbas is a senior commander of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).Kalkan was born in Güzelim, Tufanbeyli to a family that immigrated from Erzurum. In...
Zübeyir Aydar
Zübeyir Aydar (born 1961) is a Kurdish politician and President of the Kongra-Gel (People's Congress of Kurdistan), which is the parliament of the Koma Civakên Kurdistan (KCK), making him the de jure ...
Mustafa Karasu
Mustafa Karasu also known as Huseyin Ali is an ethnic Turkish militant and the Deputy Chairman of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), a Kurdish rebel group fighting an armed insurgency against the gov...
Osman Öcalan
Osman Öcalan (* 1958, Ömerli, Şanlıurfa Province, Turkey) is a Kurdish militant politician and former commander of PKK, a militant Kurdish organization.The younger brother of Abdullah Öcalan, Osman st...
Mahsum Korkmaz
Mahsum Korkmaz, also known as Agit, was the first commander of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)'s military forces. He is known to have led the 15 August 1984 PKK attacks which was the start of the P...
Mazlum Doğan
Mazlum Doğan (born 1955 in Karakoçan/Elâzığ Province; died 21 March 1982 in Diyarbakır) was a member of the Central Committee of the Kurdistan Workers' Party. He was an Alevi Muslim.After he had finis...
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