Author Archives: sultayan

The Yazidis in the third Republic of Armenia

If according to the population census done after the WWII the number of ethnic minorities in Armenia had increased, the situation changed drastically in the 1980-1990-th which was conditioned by the Nagorno Karabagh conflict, the Spitak earthquake, socio-economic transitions, the collapse of the USSR, fall of prodcution, etc. These developments had their negative consequences not only on Yazidis, but on ...

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Yazidis participation in the “Four-day April war”

The four-day war unleashed by Azerbaijan in April 2016 was disastrous for Аrmenia’s all citizens, including Yazidis.The Yazidi people, who had just recovered from the death of heroically martyred Sidar Aloyan, were once again  forced to defend their homeland by blood. As in other cases, at this time also Yazidi people were ready to  struggle  together with their brothers. And ...

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Hoşeng Broka derbarê ketina Hêyder Şeşo pêşmerge

hosheng broka

Helwesta min beramber tevlîbȗna Heyder Șeșo ȗ HPȆ bo pȇșmergeyan çi ye? Hoșeng Broka Helbet her kes dizane, ku ez û Heyder Șeșo di van du sal ȗ nîvȇn dawiyȇ de, piștî fermana 74an, li pirr welatan ȗ deran bo pirsa Ȇzîdiyan ȗ genosîda wan geriyane ȗ bi miletȇ Ȇzîdî re, çi li hundir çi jî li derve, gelek hevdîtin, ...

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Russian militiaries deprived yezidi vilages of drinking water


It has been a month since the habitamts of the only bordering village of Aragacotn province Tlik are deprived of drinking water. Tlik village, populated with yeidis, uses as a drinking water Axuryan’s wather, the river flowing between Armenia and Turkey. It doesn’t have drinking water as a result of pump malfunction. in order to solve the problem the dwellers ...

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Iraqi Parliament Member Risan Shaikh Dler Criticized Kurdish Authorities for Closing Down a Humanitarian Organization


Iraqi Parliament Member Risan Sheikh Dler has criticized Kurdish authorities for closing down a the Yezidi Humanitarian Organization “Yazda”. He has qualified the actions of Kurdish security forces as a violation of the rights of minorities living in Iraq and has required the immediate declaration of all the documents concerning the case. Kurd authorities are concerned that Yazda will contribute ...

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International Organization Investigates Yezidi Genocide in Northern Iraq

Discovered mass grave

On January 7 an international organization arrived to Northern Iraq to learn more about the genocide of Yezidis carried out by ISIS and to investigate the actual facts concerning the genocide. The secretary of “Slomo Organization for Documentation”  Nauzad Pauls has announced, that  they will visit the town Sinjar populated by Yezidies. Before investigated the genocide of Yezidis and other ...

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The women squad of Shangal Defence Force(YBS) started ”Revenge for Ezdixan women” operation


The women  squad of Shangal Defence Force started special operations, which is named ”Revenge for Ezdixan women”. The operations were aimed on Shangal’s south and southeast regions against IS terrorists. In Yezidi forces announcements  especially it is noted. ” For several years yezidi women have been subjected to barbaric violence by IS terrorists. Till today thousands of women are still ...

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The ruined temples of Bashikubahzan


Two years ago Kurdish Peshmarga ”offered” Bashika and Bahzan (Bashikubahzan) village populated with 24-25 thousand people to IS terrorists. Knowing about the conspiracy beforehand people could leave the town. Before the kurds submitted Bashikubahzan the 70 % of the town’s population were yezidis, 20 % were christians, 10 % muslims etc. The picture shows  how yezidi militiary prays on the ...

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Hamam al Alil city, located 30 km on south from Mosul has been liberated on the 5 th of November


As recently website reported, making reference to Ruptly TV agency’s YouTube chanal, a video was published by Iraqi armed forces about the attack on  Hamam al Alil city, located 30 km on south from Mosul. The territory has been liberated from IS militants yesterday on the 5 th of november. Hamam am Alil city’s liberation is a part of ...

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The Europian Union has decided to create an autonomy for yezidis, christians and turkmens after winning IS


Recently in Brussels the European Union with an overwhelming majority of votes decided to create an autonomy for yezidis, christiands and turkmens after winning IS. ” disapearing of these miniorities in the region will bring to instability” it was said in document. Representative countries must exert all measures in order to  ” provide security those people who left their homeland ...

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