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Norte de la Presa Azadi (al-Hurriya) liberada por los combatientes de SDF.

Hawar News - 2017-05-26 03:35
RAQQA – Los combatientes de las Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias (SDF) liberaron el pueblo Gidêran de ISIS después de violentos enfrentamientos. Diez miembros de las bandas murieron en los enfrentamientos que tuvieron lugar. Con la liberación del pueblo, la pa ...

North of Azadi (al-Hurriya) Dam liberated by SDF fighters

ANHA - 2017-05-25 19:39
RAQQA – The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters liberated the Gidêran village from ISIS after violent clashes. Ten gangs were killed in the clashes which took place. With the emancipation of the village, the northern part of Azadi (al-Hurriya) Dam was ...

Defining a Foreign Terrorist Organization / David L. Phillips

KurdPress - 2017-05-20 11:43
Donald J. Trump declared: “We support Turkey in the first fight against terror and terror groups like ISIS and the PKK, and ensure they have no safe quarter, the terror groups” (16 May 2017). Equating the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) with the Ku ...

Mattis, Dunford, McGurk Cite Coalition Progress to Annihilate ISIS

US-Defense Gov - 2017-05-20 03:56
The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria will accelerate the campaign to destroy the group wherever it tries to form, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said, accompanied by Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chie ...

Photo essay: Peshmerga and the war on ISIS

Seth Frantzman - 2017-05-19 18:58
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Since August 2014 the Kurdish Peshmerga, the armed forces of the Kurdistan Regional Government, fought a tough war against Islamic State along a 1,000 kilometers of […] ...

Peshmerga forces repel ISIS attack in Khurmatu

Waar Media - 2017-05-18 16:40
WAAR-DUHOK: Islamic State (ISIS) militants on Thursday attacked Peshmerga front lines in Tuz Khurmatu, in southern Kirkuk but were thwarted as Peshmerga forces killed several of the jihadists. On early morning Thursday, IS extremists attempted to cross a ...

Families who fled Iraq’s Mosul forced back, says HRW

E-Kurd - 2017-05-18 14:12
BEIRUT,— The Iraqi army and other local security forces have forced over 300 displaced families to return to west Mosul neighborhoods still under risk of attack by the Islamic State (also known as ISIS), Human Rights Watch said on Thursday. The families, ...

Islamic State Yazidi sex slave seeks a new life in Australia

E-Kurd - 2017-05-18 04:52
SYDNEY,— A woman who escaped the clutches of ISIS after being sold to the sinister death cult as a sex slave is hoping to embark on a new life in Australia. Nihad Barakat Shamo Alawsi was 15-years-old when she was kidnapped by the terror group in her hom ...
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