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SDF: Raqqa campaign in final stages

Waar Media - 2017-09-20 15:01
WAAR-DUHOK: The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Wednesday its campaign to capture Raqqa from Islamic State (ISIS) was in its final stages and its fighters had seized 80 percent of the city. The SDF said in a statement it had opened a n ...

SDF liberated civilians east of the Euphrates

ANHA - 2017-09-20 14:29
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and Deir ez-Zor Military Council liberated hundreds of eastern of the Euphrates villages' people, and they were taken to safe areas. ...

“Al Jazeera Tempest” begins Iraqi border liberation campaign

ANHA - 2017-09-20 12:52
The commander-in-chief of Deir ez-Zor Military Council, Ahmed Abu Khawla, said that the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces(SDF) and Deir ez-Zor Military Council are now heading towards Sour area adjacent to the Iraqi border to liberate it from ISIS ...

Self-Defense Duty fighters: we willingly join al-Jazeera Tempest

ANHA - 2017-09-20 12:52
The fighters of the duty of self-defense have expressed their readiness to join directly al-Jazeera Tempest to liberate the northern countryside of the city of Deir -ez-Zor and resistance along with the Syrian Democratic Forces. ...

Over 90% of Raqqa Recaptured by SDF: Monitor

BAS News - 2017-09-20 11:18
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have cleared 90% of the city of Raqqa from the Islamic State (IS) militants, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). “The battle of Raqqa nears to its end after the [Islamic] State retre ...

US gives PYD arms it doesn’t sell to Turkey: Erdogan

KurdPress - 2017-09-20 09:26
The United States gives weapons to the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) for free but does not want to sell weapons to Turkey for a price, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. ...

US Delivers 120 Trucks of Weapons to SDF: Report

BAS News - 2017-09-19 20:49
ERBIL — The US government has reportedly sent a new shipment of weapons and ammunitions to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) as part of the military operations against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. According to Sputnik, 120 trucks, packed with standa ...

SDF liberated Abu Khawla’s sister

ANHA - 2017-09-19 16:43
The commander of Deir ez-Zor Military Council Ahmad Abu Khawla has met his sister Sumaiya Hamed after more than 5 years as she has been liberated by Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) from IS mercenaries in Deir ez-Zor city. ...

SDF approached Euphrates River banks

ANHA - 2017-09-19 15:30
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) approached the Euphrates River banks from the east, and they are undergoing strong clashes against IS mercenaries who are being dealt blows one by one. ...

49 IS gangs killed in al-Raqqa continuous clashes

ANHA - 2017-09-19 12:04
Al-RAQQA- 49 mercenaries were killed in the clashes that took place in the neighborhoods of the city of al- Raqqa between the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces and IS mercenaries. The liberation campaign launched by Syrian Democratic Forces on June ...

Camels raisers flee Deir ez-Zor fearing Syrian army’s looting

ANHA - 2017-09-19 12:04
Seeking secure conditions in the liberated areas by Syrian Democratic Forces in northern Syria, Saleh al-Anzi and his relatives fled from the village of Kabbajab, south of the Euphrates River accompanied by about herd of 800 camels to the liberated areas ...

Kurdish Red Crescent striving at hot lines

ANHA - 2017-09-19 12:04
While battles are intensifying between Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and IS mercenaries in the frontal battlefields during al-Raqqa and Deir ez-Zor campaigns, Kurdish Red Crescent staff in the back fronts are undertaking their duties providing the fighte ...

40 civilians liberated in al-Raqqa’s al-Rowda

ANHA - 2017-09-18 13:29
AL-RAQQA- Special Teams of the Syrian Democratic Forces liberated 40 civilians from al-Rowda neighborhood east of the city. The campaign to liberate the city of al- Raqqa is ongoing with all its forces to defeat IS mercenaries amid remarkable advance of f ...

Strong clashes in al-Raqqa while SDF fighters progress

ANHA - 2017-09-18 11:15
AL-RAQQA- There are now strong clashes between fighters and fighters of the Syrian Democratic forces and ISIS mercenaries, in a number of neighborhoods of the city. The campaign to liberate the city of al- Raqqa continues to defeat ISIS mercenaries amid r ...

Abu Aaraj: Turkey sold Adlib to Syrian regime, allies

ANHA - 2017-09-18 11:15
Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Jaish al-Thuwar Ahmed al-Sultan, known as Abu Araj said that Turkey sold Adlib to the Syrian regime as Aleppo and Dariya and many other areas, noting that Erdogan's recent step came to thwart the democratic projects in the ...

Turkey sends more forces to Syrian border

KurdPress - 2017-09-18 08:46
Turkey deployed more forces to the border with Syria amid tension between Ankara and Washington over Kurdish militants in northern Syria, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. ...

Al-Jazrah people: SDF protect us

ANHA - 2017-09-17 15:42
The people of al-Jazrah village in al-Raqqa city returned to their village, and said "Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters protect us and we live safely". ...

“Women are makers of life, can consolidate their role even in war”

ANHA - 2017-09-17 12:59
NAJIBIR OSMAN-MEDIA HANAN MANBIJ– Syrian activist and director Suheir Sarmini said that women even in war conditions can consolidate their role and prove their presence in society, because she is the maker of life and in north Syria areas, women have pro ...

AN INDEPENDENT KURDISTAN

Roji Kurd - 2017-09-17 00:04
As a country that needed any help we could get in 1948, we have our own conscience to guide us in 2017. Amid the generally dismal state of affairs in the ongoing human tragedy of the Syrian upheaval, our government has at last shined Israel’s light on the ...

La aviación rusa y de Assad bombardean a las SDF en Deir ez Zor

KurdisCat - 2017-09-16 20:47
Comunicado íntegro de las Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias (Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF) :"En un momento en que nuestras heroicas Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias tienen éxito contra el ISIS en Raqqa y Deir ez Zor y la aniquilación del terror está cerca, algunos ...

“Their alleged paradise has never been better than homeland”

ANHA - 2017-09-16 14:55
For more than six years, the Syrian conflict has devastated and destroyed infrastructure in most areas and cities throughout the country, forcing many of its residents to move to safer cities, and some had to emigrate to neighboring countries such as Turk ...

SDF respond to Syrian, Russian bombardment

ANHA - 2017-09-16 14:55
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) condemned in strongest terms the Russian and Syrian regime forces' warplanes targeting their forces in Deir ez-Zor, and they assured that the bombardment is an attempt to stir conflicts and waste energies. ...

Syrian, Russian regimes attacked SDF

ANHA - 2017-09-16 12:12
DRIR EZ-ZOR- Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) were exposed to an attack near al-Sinaa area eastern of the Euphrates River by the Syrian and Russian regimes’ warplanes. According to Hawar news agency who are keeping up with al-Jazeera Tempest campaign stated ...

Al-Raqqa: a prison liberated, 3 bombed vehicles destroyed

ANHA - 2017-09-16 12:12
Al–RAQQA- Violent clashes between Syrian Democratic Forces and IS mercenaries are ongoing in the center of the city of al- Raqqa where SDF fighters managed to detonate three bombed vehicles and liberate a prison in al-Amin neighborhood. Al-Raqqa liberatio ...

6 fighters wounded by Russian, Syrian regimes’ bombardment

ANHA - 2017-09-16 12:12
DEIR EZ-ZOR- The aerial bombardment of the Syrian and Russian regimes on Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) sites near al-Sinaa area north of the Euphrates River resulted in wounding 6 fighters in the ranks of SDF. According to the information that Hawar news ...

Since Sep 15… black attack on Kobanî, balances changed-3

ANHA - 2017-09-16 08:48
The latest victory of the resistance in Kobani and the first defeat by IS mercenaries, calling for a change in the balances of power on the Syrian and Iraqi lands and forced many to restore political and military calculations again, in addition to that, K ...

Iran, Syria sign energy agreement

Waar Media - 2017-09-14 15:43
WAAR-DUHOK: Iranian and Syrian media have reported the signing, by officials from the two countries, of several agreements that would allow Iran to improve the production and distribution of electricity in war-torn Syria. One agreement reportedly include ...

IS Stranded Convoy Arrives in IS-held Areas in Deir Ezzor, Syria

BAS News - 2017-09-14 11:47
ERBIL — The busloads of the Islamic State (IS) militants and their families stranded in the Syrian desert finally arrived in the IS-held territories of Der Azzor Province in eastern Syria. The IS convoy that set out from Lebanon’s Qalamoun town on August ...

Al-Jazeera Tempest liberated cotton ginnery

ANHA - 2017-09-14 11:18
Within al-Jazeera Tempest campaign that Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are undergoing, fierce clashes erupted in the industrial city in Deir ez-Zor as SDF fighters liberated many strategic centers from IS mercenaries. ...

Within 48 hours, SDF arrived to Deir ez-Zor

ANHA - 2017-09-14 11:18
Syrian Democratic Forces made a unique progress during al-Jazeera Tempest campaign. Within 48 hours, the forces managed to reach the outskirts of Deir ez-Zor city and liberate vast areas east of the Euphrates River and cut off ISIS supply road. ...

Al-Jazeera Tempest liberated some sites

ANHA - 2017-09-13 14:52
As al-Jazeera campaign entered its 5th day, Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) progressed 60 km from Abu Fa's axis and 40 km from Abu Khashab axis in coincidence with liberating many sites from IS mercenaries. ...

UK: Man Arrested for Joining YPG in Syria

BAS News - 2017-09-13 13:28
ERBIL — A British citizen who had joined the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units to help the fight against the Islamic State (IS), has been arrested upon his arrival back to his home country. Nottinghamshire police said that Aiden Aslin, 23, was bei ...

Al-Raqqa: car-bombed attack foiled, 33 mercenaries killed

ANHA - 2017-09-13 10:05
Syrian Democratic Forces fighters foiled a car-bombed attack and killed 33 mercenaries during clashes that have continued since yesterday around the National Hospital and Al-Rashid Park in the center of al-Raqqa. ...

Footage of clashes around al-Raqqa National Hospital

ANHA - 2017-09-12 16:30
AL-RAQQA – Strong clashes are currently taking place around the National Hospital in the center of the city of al-Raqqa between the Syrian Democratic Forces fighters and IS mercenaries. The campaign to liberate the city of al- Raqqa, launched by the Syria ...

Blitzkrieg: les SDF manlleven a l'Estat Islàmic 250 km2 de Deir ez Zor

KurdisCat - 2017-09-12 14:28
L'avanç de les Forces Democràtiques Sirianes (Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF) en el marc de la campanya 'Tempesta de Jazira', iniciada el passat dissabte 9 de setembre està essent fulgurant. Les SDF han trencat les línies defensives de l'Estat Islàmic al ...

Aref: elections’ success means occupation failure

ANHA - 2017-09-12 12:58
A member of the Executive Committee of the Northern Syrian Council Rohlat Aref said that the escalation of the Turkish occupation of his attacks on the region of Afrin aim to thwart the presidential elections for co-chair of the communes , and pointed out ...

Sheikh Ahmad: al-Thukna liberated, Jaheem Square about

ANHA - 2017-09-12 12:58
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) liberated al-Thukna neighborhood which is located in the center of al-Raqqa city in coincidence with battles ongoing in al-Morour, al-Amin and al-Mansour neighborhoods. ...

SDF Vows No Clash with Syrian Regime in Deir ez-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-12 00:42
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has promised not to clash with the Syrian Regime forces while both are advancing against Islamic State (IS) in Deir ez-Zor. "We have clear instructions that after Daesh is eliminated, we should not a ...

Coalition Conducts 78 Airstrikes in Syria, Iraq Over The Weekend

BAS News - 2017-09-11 20:57
ERBIL — The US-led coalition carried out 78 airstrikes consisting of 91 engagements against the so-called Islamic State (IS) in both Syria and Iraq, the Jointly Task Forces said on Monday. The Coalition conducted 34 airstrikes near the Syrian city of Raq ...

News of a massacre in Deir ez-Zor by regime

ANHA - 2017-09-11 15:46
ALEPPO- Activists reported the killing of 15 civilians in Deir ez-Zor after the Russian air strikes on the city. The Syrian warplanes launched several raids targeting the area of the Panorama Square in Deir ez-Zor, accompanied by violent clashes between D ...

Rojda Felat (YPJ):" Controlem el 70 % de Raqqà"

KurdisCat - 2017-09-11 15:05
La comandant de l'operatiu de les Forces Democràtiques Sirianes (Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF) a la batalla de Raqqà, Rojda Felat, ha assegurat que les milícies aliades controlen ja un 70 % de la ciutat. Estat Islàmic manté posicions al barri de Mansour ...

Arnaout woman participated in fate decisions”

ANHA - 2017-09-11 12:20
Malak Shaban from Arnaout people expressed her proudness for participating in the first constituent conference of Syrian Women Council and said "our rights were looted in the era of the oppressed regimes, and we are today taking the fate decisions by part ...

YPJ, a pioneer, in al-Jazeera Tempest campaign

ANHA - 2017-09-11 12:20
The Women Protection Unit (YPJ) is participating in the campaign to liberate the rest of the Syrian island and eastern Euphrates river from the hand of IS mercenaries, as part of the " al-Jazeera Tempest" campaign launched by Syrian Democratic Forces. ...

Rojda Felat: 70% of al-Raqqa liberated

ANHA - 2017-09-11 12:20
The commander in the ranks of Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Rojda Felat said that 70% of al-Raqqa space has been liberated, and they are about to achieve their aim. Moreover, launching two campaigns simultaneously gives the fighters high morale. ...

More Safe Zones Needed in Syria: Russian FM

BAS News - 2017-09-10 23:48
ERBIL — The Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov met with his Saudi Arabian counterpart, Adel Jubeir, on Sunday to discuss the ongoing Syrian Crisis and the need of establishment of more safe zones in the country. The two officials agreed that the so- ...

Kurdish-led SDF launch operation to liberate Deir al-Zor from ISIS

Waar Media - 2017-09-10 16:02
WAAR-DUHOK: The US-backed, Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have launched an operation against the Islamic State (ISIS) in the north of Deir al-Zor Province in Syria, according to a statement on Saturday. Officials from the Deir al-Zor Military ...

Al-Jazeera Tempest enter the Industrial City in Deir ez-Zor

ANHA - 2017-09-10 15:46
The Syrian Democratic Forces’ press center pointed out that Deir ez-Zor Military Council and the allied forces have entered the Industrial City in Deir ez-Zor governate, noting that the clashes are still ongoing in the Industrial City. ...

Al-Raqqa: weapons, ammunition seized, 47 mercenaries killed

ANHA - 2017-09-10 12:26
AL-RAQQA – The Syrian Democratic Forces fighters seized a large amount of weapons and ammunition, while 47 mercenaries were killed during the clashes that took place between the SDF fighters and IS mercenaries within al-Raqqa neighborhoods. The campaign t ...

SDF fighters liberate al-Morour in al-Raqqa

ANHA - 2017-09-10 12:26
AL-RAQQA- Syrian Democratic Forces have liberated al-Morour neighborhood from IS gangs after violent clashes in the neighborhood. Al-Raqqa liberation campaign continues at full momentum as Syrian Democratic Forces advance within the city’s neighborhoods i ...

Unprecedented, SDF launch 2 coinciding campaigns

ANHA - 2017-09-10 12:26
In a step which is the first of its kind, Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) launched another campaign coinciding with al-Raqqa liberation campaign to liberate what remained from Cizîre region countryside and eastern of the Euphrates River from IS mercenaries ...

Las SDF acaban de conquistar el barrio de al Moroor, en Raqa

KurdisCat - 2017-09-10 11:42
Representa una victoria de mucho alcance ya que casi completa el control de la parte oeste de la ciudad. Con al Moroor las Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias (Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF) controlan el 70 % de la ciudad siria. El día jueves las milicias aliada ...

Las SDF conquistan el edificio del tribunal y la universidad de Raqqa

KurdisCat - 2017-09-09 15:00
La universidad fue clausurada hace cinco años por el Estado Islámico (IS) contrario a toda educación que no fuera el libro sagrado del Corán. Los combatientes de las Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF, Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias) controlan ahora todo su perím ...

"Estat Islàmic no tindrà un refugi segur a la Vall del Riu Eufrates"

KurdisCat - 2017-09-09 15:00
La Coalició Internacional en la Lluita contra l'Estat Islàmic ha expressat el seu suport a l'anunci de les Forces Democràtiques Sirianes (Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF) d'avançar cap a deir ez Zor en l'operació Tempesta de Jazira. Ryan Dillon, portaveu d ...

MDC declared “al-Jazeera Tempest” campaign

ANHA - 2017-09-09 13:14
Military Deir ez-Zor Council announced launching the campaign of "al-Jazeera Tempest" to liberate the remaining of the Syrian al-Jazeera(Cizîre) lands, east of Euphrates and the eastern areas from IS mercenaries. ...

1st conference of SWC, essential to unify women’s efforts

ANHA - 2017-09-09 13:14
Syrian writer and poet Rola Hassan pointed out that holding the constituent conference of the Syrian Women Council is the main step to unify women's efforts to achieve their full rights. "We must focus on young women so that we can build a new Syria with ...

SDF Announces Operation in IS-held Deir al-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-09 12:42
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Saturday a major military operation against Islamic State (IS) in the province of Deir al-Zor, an official said. The SDF, backed by the US-led coalition, has been in fierce fighting with ...

Another defeat for Islamic State

The Economist - 2017-09-09 09:03
The Syrian army pushed into the eastern city of Deir ez-Zor on September 5th, breaking the three-year-old siege of a government-held enclave by Islamic State (IS). It is a victory for Bashar al-Assad, Syria’s blood-soaked dictator, and yet another defeat ...

Russia Emphasizes the Involvement of Kurds in Intra-Syria Talks

BAS News - 2017-09-08 15:33
ERBIL — Russian President's special envoy for the Middle East and Africa, Mikhail Bogdanov, has reaffirmed the importance the presence of Syrian Kurds in the talks on peace settlement in Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. Bogdanov met ...

4 IS Warlords Killed in Russian Airstrikes near Deir ez-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-08 09:24
ERBIL— The Islamic State (IS) commanders near the Syrian city of Dier ez-Zor were targeted by the Russian airstrikes which killed about 40 militants, including four "influential" warlords, Russian Ministry of Defense stated on Friday. The Ministry's stat ...
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