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PJAK, an armed cult in cover of a party

How familiar are you with cults? Do you know what kind of group this word used to introduce different groups today, defines? What are the characteristics of cults? And which component is the criterion of being a cult? A cult is a group or organization, pursuing particular goals, like other associations and parties. But the […]

The call of Murad Karayilan and the girls’ response

Murad Karayilan, commander of the PKK’s armed wing and its affiliates, is seeking to make up for the loss of armed fighters following repeated PKK defeats in decades-old strategic locations in northern Iraq that killed many PKK members. Following the PKK’s call, its members tried hard and eventually abducted about a dozen underage girls, even […]