Monthly Archives: October 2012

More news from the BBC on the campaign to recognise the genocide against the Kurds of Iraq

Survivors of Saddam Hussein’s regime living in Britain call on British people to stand by them and recognise the genocide against the Kurdish people in Iraq

29 October 2012: This weekend survivors of Iraq’s genocide living in Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and London took to the streets of their home cities to ask the public to support their call for the British Government to recognise the mass … Continue reading

Kurdistan at the Labour and Conservative conferences

There was precious little discussion about foreign policy at the two main conferences. There were the usual packed receptions for friends of Israel, the Arab States and Azerbajan and keynote speeches by William Hague and his Labour counterpart, Douglas Alexander … Continue reading