Monthly Archives: November 2012

Nali’s Garden

Despite not hearing anything from the Governor I have  moved my peace camp, due to a lot of dust and noise from passing cars, from the underpass to a park called Nali’s Garden, which on its right has got Sulaymaniyeh’s

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Patiently Waiting

The Governor has not got back to me yet and so I am coping with the road noise patiently. My interview with him has been broadcast live on regional TV ‘Gali Kurdstan’ news hour, which I haven’t seen myself but

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Peace Camp

Now my plan is to set up a peace camp here in Sulaymaniyeh in Northern Iraq and talk to people for about one month or so, then I’ll have enough time to reflect on what I have to do next

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Journey So Far

I am in Sulaymaniyah in North Iraq. Soon I will be scouting for a good place to open a camp here in the centre of the city and will start to talk to people about why I am on this

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Kurdistan

Finally, after one month and two days I arrived in the regional capital of the Kurdish rule in north of Iraq. This has taken me through Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey since the Hungarian government arrested me for not carrying my

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Nearly There

At the Turkish-Iraqi border. Have been helped by some very kind people along the way.   More soon.

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No ID in Hungary

I am in the Hungarian capital Budapest and am trying to get out of here, but without an ID card they won’t let me do so. I would like to carry with me on my journey an ID of my

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