28.11.2018

KES remembers Tahir Elçi

“We say the war, the fighting, the weapons, the operations should stay…

23.08.2018

Another association becomes member of the ZKD

The Solidarity Association of Syrian Kurds has been an active and lively…

18.08.2018

Kurdische Gemeinde Schweinfurt e.V. wird Mitglied beim ZKD

Die Kurdische Gemeinde Schweinfurt e.V. (KGD) stimmte bei ihrer ordentlichen Mitgliederversammlung mit…

07.08.2018

International Conference in Moscow: KES-Belgium President Karine Rashidova delivers a speech

The President of KES Belgium and President of the Federation of Kurdish…

04.08.2018

International Conference in Moscow: KES President Kahraman Evsen conveys greetings

The President of KES and the Federation of Kurdish associations in Germany…

11.09.2017

KES discusses Kurdish referendum

The Kurdish-European Society (KES) and its member organization Kurdish-European Law Society (KELS),…

05.09.2017

Brussels: 58 Kurdish organizations in Europe demand a Kurdish state

The following declaration was read in English, Russian and Kurdish  in the PressClub Brussels…

29.08.2017

KES President Evsen meets deputy chairman of SPD

The President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) Kahraman Evsen was received at…

27.08.2017

KES delegation participates in the historic Independence Festival

A delegation of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) took part in the Kurdish…

21.08.2017

Zurich: KES-Suisse President Firat Aksak says “Yes” to a Kurdish state

On 19 August 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society in Switzerland…

17.08.2017

Press release: The Kurdish-European Society condemns the terrorist attack in Barcelona

PRESS RELEASE 18-08-2017   Yesterday, a van rammed into a crowd in…

03.08.2017

KES delegation meets journalist Düzen Tekkal in Berlin

A delegation of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) met with the journalist, filmmaker…

03.08.2017

Berlin: KES participates in commemoration event on genocide against Ezidis

On 2 and 3 August 2017, a delegation of the Kurdish-European Society…

02.08.2017

KES-representatives participate in event in support of the Kurdish referendum on independence

KES-representatives Kahraman Evsen and Yaser Haji-Raschid took part in an event in…

23.07.2017

KES President Evsen meets with the Sakharov Prize winner Lamia Bashar

  The President of the Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen met the Sakharov…

23.07.2017

KES President meets Kurdish Minister of Labor in the EU Parliament

The President of Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen met the Kurdish Minister of…

21.07.2017

KES President Evsen meets President of the Belgian League against Anti-Semitism

On July 21, 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen…

20.07.2017

Brussels: KES President protests against Turkish attacks on the Kurdish city of Afrin

On July 20, 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen…

13.07.2017

EU Parliament: KES President meets Chairman of the Central Council of the Ezidis

On 12 July 2017 Kahraman Evsen, President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES),…

12.07.2017

Brussels: KES President Evsen meets former Iraqi Foreign Minister Zebari

On 11 July 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) Kahraman…

11.07.2017

KES-President Kahraman Evsen meets President Barzani in the EU-Parliament

A delegation from the South Kurdish government (Northern Iraq) visited the European…

09.07.2017

Europe:Kurdish organizations discuss referendum in “Bashur”

  On July 8, 2017 representatives of Kurdish associations and organizations met…

11.06.2017

KES-Suisse has been founded in the Swiss capital of Berne

On 10 June 2017 KES-Suisse was founded in the Swiss capital of…

08.06.2017

KES family meets in Cologne

  On 3 June 2017 representatives of the KES family (KES, KELS,…

06.06.2017

Founding of the Central Council of the Ezidis: Speech of the KES-President

Speech of the President of the Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen on the…

08.05.2017

KES meets GORRAN in Brussels

The President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) Kahraman Evsen met a high-level delegation of…

30.04.2017

Kurdish Independence Festival Cologne 2017

The President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) Kahraman Evsen gave a speech at…

15.04.2017

Turkish referendum: KES says “no” to the new and old constitution

On 16 April 2017, the people of Turkey vote by referendum on…

21.03.2017

KES celebrates Newroz

Opening speech The President of the Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen welcomes the…

27.02.2017

Seminar with the Georg-von-Vollmar-Akademie e. V.

KES Seminar in Bavaria about Kurdistan a great success From February 17…

22.02.2017

KES delegation visits KOMKAR-Munich

The 3rd Kurdish Film Week of the Association for the Promotion of…

15.01.2017

KES and KEMSA have agreed on cooperation

The Kurdish-European Society (KES) and the Kurdish-European Medical Students Association (KEMSA) have…

14.01.2017

The President of KES gives a speech at KEMSA in Berlin

On 13 January 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society Kahraman Evsen…

12.01.2017

KES delegation visits grave of Ghassemlou

On 7 January 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES), Kahraman…

10.01.2017

KES delegation meets daughter of Ahmet Kaya in Paris

On 7 January 2017 KES delegation visited the Kurdish Institute in Paris.

09.01.2017

KES delegation visit Kurdish representation in Paris

On 7 January 2017, the President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) Kahraman…

08.01.2017

KES and “Ambition Kurde” have decided to cooperate

At the invitation of the Kurdish-French Association “Ambition Kurde”, the President of…

01.01.2017

Happy new year!

Frohes neues Jahr!
Sersala we pîroz be!

24.12.2016

Merry Christmas

Wir wünschen frohe Weihnachten
Em cejna Noel ê pîroz dikin
We wish you a merry Christmas

23.12.2016

Attack on Berlin Christmas market: statement of the President of KES

We are currently experiencing a difficult time in Germany, Europe and the…

22.12.2016

Kurdish artist designs CDU Christmas Card

The annual Christmas Card of the CDU in Rhineland-Palatinate is traditionally designed…

20.12.2016

KES-Switzerland about to be founded

ome 30 participants from all over Switzerland attended the meeting and were eager to learn more about the work and goals of KES.

19.12.2016

KES commemorates the victims of the Berlin attack

If the incident in Berlin, as we fear, was a terrorist attack,…

05.12.2016

Rojîyên Xwûdan

We wish our Ezidi brothers and sisters a pleasant and peaceful fasting in honor of the Holy Family and ancestors.

05.12.2016

Presidential elections in Austria

KES congratulates Van der Bellen on his victory. By a clear majority Alexander Van der Bellen was elected as the new President of Austria.

26.11.2016

Yüksel Koc and Remzi Kartal: KES calls for comprehensive personal protection

Different German media reported that a Turkish agent has spied on Kurdish…

24.11.2016

Suspension of accession talks: KES welcomes EU Parliament resolution

Today, by a large majority, the European Parliament voted for a “temporary…

19.11.2016

Arson attack on Kurdish Institute: KES condemns cowardly attack of Turkish nationalists

On Thursday between 21.00 and 21.30, Turkish nationalists attempted to burn down…

Interview with the German broadcaster WDR: Vice-President Mithat Akay on the EU Progress Report on Turkey
14.11.2016

Interview with the German broadcaster WDR: Vice-President Mithat Akay on the EU Progress Report on Turkey

Interview of the Vice-President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES) Mithat Akay with…

KES meets Kurdish organisation in Russia
13.11.2016

KES meets Kurdish organisation in Russia

On 13 November 2016 Kahraman Evsen, President of the Kurdish-European Society (KES),…

29.10.2016

KES meets Mr Kufen (CDU), Lord-Mayor of the City of Essen

Press Release 50/2016 On 28 October 2016 a delegation of the Kurdish-European…

27.10.2016

EU human rights prize 2016

KES congratulates Nadia Murad and Lamija Aji Bashar The Yezidis Nadia Murad…

27.10.2016

KES demands the immediate release of Gülten Kisanak

The mayor of the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir was taken into custody….

Film award: KES congratulates Kurdish director Soleen Yusuf
24.10.2016

Film award: KES congratulates Kurdish director Soleen Yusuf

The German-Kurdish film “House Without Roof” by director Soleen Yusef won the…

13.09.2016

Dismissal of Kurdish Teachers and Mayors

Two political events in Turkey with serious consequences for the Kurdish society…

12.09.2016

A happy, harmonious and blessed feast of Eid-el-Kabir!

The Kurdish-European Society wishes all Muslims a happy, harmonious and blessed feast…

10.09.2016

Statement of the Ezidi-European Society

Statement of the Ezidi-European Society regarding the film “The Dark Wind”

04.09.2016

Integration of Kurds in Europe

How can the integration of the Kurds succeed in Europe? The Kurds…

01.09.2016

Plea for an independent Kurdish state

The Middle East is in turmoil. For over five years a civil war has been raging in Syria.

19.08.2016

Founding of the Kurdish-European Society

The Kurdish-European Society (KES) and its member associations were founded on 19…