“Don’t let Afrin become another Kobane”


Academics and international human rights activists launched a petition calling upon world powers to act against Turkish aggression against Afrin

The petition, signed by academics and activists like Noam Chomsky, Michael Hardt and Debbi Bookchin, called for prevention of further Turkish attacks on Afrin.

Chom 1aThe full text of the petition reads as follows:

“We, the undersigned academics and human rights activists, insist that the leaders of Russia, Iran, and the U.S. ensure that the sovereignty of Syrian borders is not breached by Turkey and that the people of Afrin in Syria, be allowed to live in peace.

Afrin, whose population is predominantly Kurdish, is one of the most stable and…

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