Demonstrations in Europe in support of Western Kurdistan

9/10/2019 12:08:00

The Kurds demonstrated in international cities to condemn the Turkish threats to self-administration in western Kurdistan.


Kurdish demonstrators denounced the position of US President Donad Trump and held slogans against Turkey, and organized various artistic events.


Demonstrations took place in the German cities of "Nürnberger, Munster, Mannheim, Duisburg, Cologne, Mayen, Saarbrücken, Hamburg, Hanover, Bremen.


Similar demonstrations were held in Sweden, France, Switzerland and the Netherlands, while other demonstrations were launched on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, in front of the European Parliament, in support of Western Kurdistan, denouncing international silence over Turkish threats against civilians in northeastern Syria.





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