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BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:39 A.M.) – Six of the biggest Kurdish parties met last week in order to organize joint Kurdish New Year celebrations on 21 March and to organize a joint struggle to fight against the Iranian government, ARA News reported.

The meeting included the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (PDK-I), all three factions of Komala, the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP Iran), and Khabat.

“All parties agreed that this is an Iranian plan. Iranian regime wants to weaken the Kurdish movement. After the meeting all parties created a commission to meet with Iraq’s Parliament factions,” said Aso Saleh, PDK-I representative in Sweden.

“The next meeting between these 6 parties was about Newroz and how they can affect Newroz ceremonies inside Kurdistan. Last year people held up Newroz ceremony in almost all cities and villages. It was like reviving the spirit of the people. The Iranian regime banned several ceremonies too,” he added.

“This year will be even greater. The regime started with threatening people and militarization of Kurdistan. They arrested several Kurdish activists as well,” he told ARA News.

“Actually the Kurdish parties have had a meeting to coordinate a unified set of activities inside Rojhelat [Iranian Kurdistan] and abroad during Newroz. As you now, Newroz is not only a cultural event but also, for Kurds, has gained a symbolic value in our struggle for liberty which represents resurrection and to reinvigorate,” representative of the PDKI to the USA Arash Saleh said.

“There always have been activities in Kurdistan for celebrating Newroz and these activities always are opportunities for people to express their resistance against the fact that they have been denied of their basic rights. Using symbols, songs, and gatherings, youth in Newroz have always shown their anger and resentment toward the lasting oppression of Kurds in Iran,” Saleh told ARA News.

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“However, the government always tries to strip Newroz from its basic identity and function in Kurdistan, by putting up together bevies of Persian youths who are not originally from the area and have been moved there by government and by marching them, with Persian music and Persian symbols,” he said.

“Therefore, Newroz always has political connotations and is a field for struggle and uprising. This year, the difference is that all Kurdish parties are addressing people with one language and are celebrating it together. We coordinate our activities around Newroz because we all in Rojhelat believe that Newroz is beyond partisanship and politics of parties. We believe these activities should give us a sense of a unified nation,” he stated.

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KDP IS THE MAIN PROBLEM WHICH RUN BY BARZANI THE SLAVE OF AMERICAN AND ZIONIST. TRYING TO CREATE SAME PROBLEM IN IRAN LIKE IRAQ AND SYRIA . BCUZ OF THIS SYOOGE BARZANI. KURDS NAME ARE GOING TO SPOIL COMPLETLEY. KURDS WHO ARE SITTING IN US AND TRYING TO BE OPPOSITION PAARTY IN ANOTHER COUNTRY ARE THE BIGGEST THREAT TO KURDS BCUZ THEY ARE SERVING ZIONIST RATHER THEN UNITY MUSLIM AND ISLAM.

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So the US stooges reveal their true colors, acting on behalf of Israel and the US to split Iran and Syria.

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YPG has clearly specified they’re NOT looking for partition. Kurds are a people of 40 millions that has been split between 4 countries by two guys after a meal with lotsa wine when they cut borders on a map with a ruler. IMHO, they don’t give a f**k about the behalf of anyone but themselves, especially with the present or past leaders of these countries repressing their cultural identity. Here : bi-lingual French-Breton road signs in Brittany, France : bi-lingual French-Platt community road-sign in Lorraine : As soon as you don’t respect cultural identities, it ALWAYS ends blowing up in… Read more »

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“All Kurdish parties”!!! Who do they represent?! And who are their allies?! Just like the Iraqi Kurdish leaders whom they are reaching out to, they are reliant on protection, training and financing from Israel and US, and their regional ally, Saudi Arabia, all of which also support the terrorist cult MEK.

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These are zionist puppets. These groups are in every country. Fifth column.

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And if Israel hadn’t helped Iran, Iran would be Saddamistan and Tehran would have been nuked (surely b4 Saddam nuking Tel-Aviv too, LOL)

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One month is still left until April’s fool.

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I’m not sure I fully understand jew humor. 🙂

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What a bullshit non logical article

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Not only the Kurds in Turkey have to fight for the cultural identity.

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+1 Stern. Thus, even Persians have been deprived of parts of their cultural roots: Persians had the religion of the Arabs forced on them, and they’re not the only ones in the MENA…

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But hopefully we are the only ones with significant Shia majority that makes sense for us. That is the reason we have the safest country in this rubbish region. Only 60% of Sunnis know Shiites as Muslims while we know them all even ISIS members as Muslims even though being takfiri and misguided. In general, Sunnis do not like Shiites whether be a Kurdish Shafei Sunni, a Pakistani Hanafi Sunni, an African Maleki Sunni, a Hanbali-Wahhabi Saudi Sunni or a takfiri Sunni. The prophet of Islam: “My community will split up into 73 sect. All of them are in Fire… Read more »

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Iran will be gone.
as a kurd I should say they can not deny us anymore.
we have a joint militia called PAK which consists of all kurdish parties with one joint front. if USA bombs iran we certainly provide boots on the ground.
long live Kurds and our friends. Israel and USA!