Voltaire Network

The Kurds’ Pro Yankee Plan against the Christians in Syria

+

The Syrian Catholic Archbishop of Hassake-Nisibi, Monsigneur Jacques Behnan Hindo, has slammed the Kurdish leaders that control, with the support of the United States, the North East Syria, which they now call «Rojava». This is because they articulate in his presence, their plan to eradicate Christian populations from this Syrian region.

What these Kurds call the «Rojava» is a Kurdish entity which says it applies the «libertarian communitarianism» of the US anarchist Murray Bookchin. But in actual fact, the Rojava is a Syrian territory administered by the US occupants, that give orders to Kurdish armed groups and use them to control the terrain.

For about three years, these armed Kurdish groups – which claim to create a Kurdistan in lands populated by Arabs – have had the support of a hundred schools. The language of instruction in these schools is Kurdish and the schools have their own teaching curriculum. The authoritarianism of these armed Kurdish groups has given rise to clashes between the Sunni Kurds and the Christian Arab populations in this region.

As a question of principle, the Christians of Syria support independent states with secular institutions. In contrast, the Pentagon favours the creation of Ethnic or theocratic states under US control.

Translation
Anoosha Boralessa

Voltaire Network

Voltaire, international edition

Article licensed under Creative Commons

The articles on Voltaire Network may be freely reproduced provided the source is cited, their integrity is respected and they are not used for commercial purposes (license CC BY-NC-ND).

Support Voltaire Network

You visit this website to seek quality analysis that enables you to forge your own understanding of today’s world. In order to continue our work, we need you to support our efforts.
Help us by making a contribution.

How to participate in Voltaire Network?

The members of our team are all volunteers.
- Professional-level mother-tongue translators: you can help us by translating our articles.