Co-founder of Defend International, Dr. Widad Akreyi, has given an interview on how Turkey is exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to violate human rights in Rojava.
Defend International is raising awareness about the impacts of Turkey’s invasion of Rojava (Northeastern Syria) on civilians and to call on the International community to end it.
Dr. Widad Akreyi, a multiple award-winner for her human rights activities and co-founder of Defend International, welcomes the opening of the first Armenian church in Erbil and asks regional leaders to respect the rights of Christians in the MENA region and protect them from religious persecution.
Dr. Widad Akreyi, co-founder of Defend International, urges world leaders to help put an end to the ongoing campaign of Turkization and Arabization in Afrin, to pressure Turkey to immediately pull out of the Kurdish province and to vow that justice will be served.
Turn up the love and turn down guns! Defend International is asking its members and friends to join the Gun Free Valentine Campaign that will take place from February 14th to March 8th.
Defend International has launched the worldwide campaign “Save Afrin: The World Has To Act Now” to raise awareness about the humanitarian crisis that threatens the residents and refugees alike.