Emergency Parliamentary Meeting to discuss attacks on Kurds in Syria and Iran
BUILDING A PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRACY IN THE MIDDLE EAST: THE FUTURE OF THE AUTONOMOUS ADMINISTRATION OF NORTH AND EAST SYRIA
Ilham Ahmed is Syria’s most prominent Kurdish politician. Ms Ahmed heads the executive committee of the Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), which forms the basis for the Autonomous Administration of North and East of Syria (commonly referred to as Rojava) and functions as the political-wing of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). The SDF is a multi-ethnic alliance that, with the support of the international coalition, has been leading the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS).