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BANOS FILM opens new centre in Qamishlo

After Turkey and its mercenaries attacked the city of Serekaniye and other cities and villages in the north east of Syria (Rojava), BANOS FILM together with hundred of thousands of people was forced to flee, leaving behind the beautiful premises it had spent months in cleaning and reforming to provide an office for the association which had already a tight program of activities planned. 

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Interview with Hasim Aydemir, director of “14 July”

On 12 September 1980, the Turkish army carried out a military coup arresting thousands of Kurds and revolutionaries in the country. In Diyarbakir, the ‘capital’ of North Kurdistan, Prison no 5 became synonymous of torture, inhuman violence but also of incredible resistance.

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