Friday, April 07, 2006

Demonstration by Kurdish Community in Southern California

Kurdistan TV

2006/4/4- the Kurdish inhabitants of USA announce they organise protest against the policy of Turkey.
Below is the part of statement issued by Kurdish organisations in USA.
"Contrary to promises made to EU on respecting the language and culture of over 25 million Kurds and granting their rights, Turkey is putting pressure on Denmark to close down a major Kurdish media outlet, Roj TV. The government of Turkey is also planning to prosecute the Kurdish mayors who signed a declaration of support for Roj TV and to arrest those who appeared on programs aired by the TV station."

Kurdish National Congress of North America
Kurdish Human Rights Watch
Kurdish Community Center in Southern California
Kurdish American Culture Centre

Source : Kurdistan TV's Homepage