Turkey-Kurdistan Workers Party 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...
Turkey-Kurdistan Workers Party conflict - Wikipedia
History of the Kurdistan Workers Party
The history of the Kurdistan Workers' Party began in 1974 as a Marxist–Leninist organization under the leadership of Abdullah Öcalan. In 1978 the organization adapted the name "Kurdistan Workers Part...
History of the Kurdistan Workers Party - Wikipedia
Kurdish rebellions
This is an incomplete list of Kurdish uprisings.
Kurds in Turkey
Kurds in Turkey (Kurdish: Kurdên li Tirkiyeyê; Turkish: Türkiye'deki Kürtler) are the largest ethnic minority in the country. According to some estimates, they compose 15.7%-25% and by others ...
Kurds in Turkey - Wikipedia
Torture in Turkey
The widespread and systematic use of torture in Turkey was first observed by Amnesty International (AI) after the 1971 Turkish coup d'état.
The history of torture goes back to the Ottoman Empire. ...
Torture in Turkey - Wikipedia
Human rights of Kurdish people in Turkey
Human rights of Kurdish people in Turkey looks at the human rights of Kurds in Turkey.
In Turkey, the only language of instruction in the education system is Turkish.The Kurdish population of Turk...
Kurdish culture
Kurdish Culture is a group of distinctive cultural traits practiced by Kurdish people. The Kurdish culture is a legacy from ancient peoples who shaped modern Kurds and their society.Some aspects of Ku...
Kurdish culture - Wikipedia
Koçkiri Rebellion
The Koçgiri Rebellion or Koçkiri Rebellion was an Alevi, predominantly Kurdish uprising in 1921 during the Turkish War of Independence, in the overwhelmingly militant Dersim region. While waged by th...
Koçkiri Rebellion - Wikipedia
Ararat rebellion
The Ararat rebellion, also known as the Ağrı rebellion, was an uprising of the Kurdish residents of the province of Ağrı in eastern Turkey against the Turkish government that took place in 1930. The l...
Ararat rebellion - Wikipedia
History of the Kurdish people
The Kurds are an ethnic Iranian group who have historically inhabited the mountainous areas to the south of Caucasus (Northern Zagros and Eastern Taurus mountain ranges), a geographical area collectiv...
History of the Kurdish people - Wikipedia
Dersim Massacre
The Dersim rebellion was a Kurdish uprising against the Turkish government in the Dersim region of eastern Turkey, which includes parts of Tunceli Province, Elazığ Province, and Bingöl Province. The r...
Dersim Massacre - Wikipedia
Dersim Rebellion
The Dersim rebellion was a Kurdish uprising against the Turkish government in the Dersim region of eastern Turkey, which includes parts of Tunceli Province, Elazığ Province, and Bingöl Province. The r...
Dersim Rebellion - Wikipedia
History of the Kurdistan Workers' Party
The history of the Kurdistan Workers' Party began in 1974 as a Marxist–Leninist organization under the leadership of Abdullah Öcalan. In 1978 the organization adapted the name "Kurdistan Workers Part...
History of the Kurdistan Workers' Party - Wikipedia
Turkish-Kurdish 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...
Turkish-Kurdish conflict - Wikipedia
Sheikh Said rebellion
Sheikh Said Rebellion (Kurdish:Serhildana Şêx Seîdê Pîran, Turkish: Şeyh Said İsyanı, contemporary name: Genç Hâdisesi means "Genç Incident") was a rebellion to revive the Islamic Caliphate System and...
Demographics of the Kurdish people
The Kurdish people, the largest stateless nation in the world, live in Kurdistan which has been occupied by Iran, Iraq, Turkey, and Syria since 16th century, with a population of an estimated 40 milli...
Demographics of the Kurdish people - Wikipedia