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Imprisoning of a 53 years old woman by the Turkish Army

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-11 09:32
Turkish Army attack to the citizens home “Baf”,town “Hazakh” arrested two people and also the imprisonment of a 53-year-old woman issued. According to report by Kurdistan Human Rights Association,Turkish Army attack to citizens home “Baf” , town “Hazakh” ...

The Turkish government makes wall between the north and east of Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-11 09:32
In a report to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the Turkish government has launched a 3 meters long , 2 meters wide wall at the frontier between the north and east of Kurdistan. The Governor of Agri visited the site on Wednesday 9 August 2017, alon ...

Turkey Will Not Close Borders with Kurdistan: Envoy

BAS News - 2017-08-10 23:34
ERBIL — A Turkish official denied the rumours about Turkey's intentions to close the border crossing with the Kurdistan Region on Wednesday. Mohammed Akef Inam, the Turkish Consul General in Erbil, who spoke to Kurdistan 24, said that any information reg ...

The apparent threat of South and West Kurdistan by Erdogan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-10 13:18
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and chairman of the Akp Justice and Development Party at a news conference last week threatened to openly threaten South and West security forces in Kurdistan. At this press conference, Erdogan spoke of Peshmerg ...

The shelling of the Canton of Shahbah in western Kurdistan by the Turkish Army

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-10 13:18
According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, and according to local sources in Canton Shahba, the Turkish military and terrorist groups affiliated with this government, another village of the Ayn Daqna has been targeted by artillery attacks and co ...

Mercenaries killed, wounded attacking Afrin and al-Shahba

ANHA - 2017-08-10 11:01
People Protection Units and Women Protection Units in Afrin canton have responded to the Turkish occupation army’s attacks on Maranaz and Tel Baz villages amid reports of some mercenaries being killed and wounded. ...

Occupying Turkish army, tied gangs shell Ayn Daqna

ANHA - 2017-08-09 17:04
SHAHBA – The occupying Turkish army and tied gangs began shelling the Ayn Daqna village of the Shahba canton in the afternoon hours on Wednesday, it was reported. ANHA correspondent in Shahba reports of Turkish army and backed gangs’ shelling against Ayn ...

March against Turkish occupation in al-Raqqa

ANHA - 2017-08-09 13:28
Dozens of al-Raqqa young men joined a march to condemn the Turkish occupation army and its attacks on Democratic North-Syria Federation areas especially Afrin Region which is the first great activity organized by the youths in al-Raqqa. ...

Five Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

KurdPress - 2017-08-09 13:08
Five Turkish soldiers were killed in an attack by the forces of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on a military base in Turkey southeastern province of Hakkari. ...

Turkish army strives at occupying internationally forbidden lands

ANHA - 2017-08-08 13:13
The Turkish occupation army is striving at occupying the internationally forbidden lands between Rojava and Bakur Kurdistan especially in Afrin Region by burning the fields amid bringing its machineries and mercenaries to the area. ...

Turkey bombs Tel Abyad border gate in northern Syria

KurdPress - 2017-08-08 09:07
Turkish army forces bombed the border gate of Tel Abyad in northern Syria with heavy weapons, officials of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Monday, ARA News reported. ...

Germany abetting terrorists: Erdogan

KurdPress - 2017-08-08 09:07
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused Germany of assisting terrorists by failing to respond to Turkey’s requests to hand over suspects wanted by Ankara. ...

Turkey tortures villagers under custody, report says

KurdPress - 2017-08-08 09:07
Thirty-six villagers who were detained as part of an operation by Turkish security forces against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in a village in Hakkari’s Semdinli province were allegedly tortured in police custody, the Cumhuriyet daily reported on Mo ...

The wall fence of the Turkish government on the borders of Rajo

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-08 08:59
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the Turkish army has built a wall between the north and west of Kurdistan and this time, in the villages of Rajo subsidiary, Kanton Afrin has action has to the wall fence. Earlier, the Tur ...

A Few Turkish Troops Wounded in Northern Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2017-08-07 12:54
A planted bomb, belonging to Iraqi Baath regime, exploded ERBIL — The explosion of a planted bomb near Zakho city in northern Kurdistan Region led to a number of injuries among the Turkish troops in border areas of northern Kurdistan Region. Mohamad Hasa ...

Turkish troops hold exercises in Qatar

Reuters - 2017-08-07 12:31
DOHA (Reuters) - Qatar held joint military exercises with Turkish troops on Monday, Qatari media reported, showcasing their strategic alliance two months into a boycott by Arab neighbors which accuse Doha of supporting terrorism. ...

Turkey is building another wall, cannons set at Rajo borders

ANHA - 2017-08-07 11:05
The Turkish occupation army is building another wall between Rojava and Bakur Kurdistan territories near Sorkê village and Adama village plain in Rajo district in Afrin canton, in coincidence with digging and setting cannons behind soil barriers on the bo ...

Turkey Arrests Three Iraqis Affiliated to IS

BAS News - 2017-08-06 23:55
ERBIL — Three Iraqi men were arrested by the Turkish authorities on suspicion of being affiliated to the so-called Islamic State (IS), a Turkish security source said on Sunday. According to the source, who spoke to Anadolu Agency on condition of anonymit ...

Turkish army provokes YPG in Kobanî

ANHA - 2017-08-06 18:57
The Turkish occupation army continues attacking Rojava and north of Syria violently, and during the two days ago, they launched two attacks on Kobanî canton while People Protection Units (YPG) and Women Protection Units (YPJ) responded to the attacks base ...

Lavrov: Russia, Turkey, Iran to meet in Tehran on August 8-9

Waar Media - 2017-08-06 17:14
WAAR-DUHOK: Representatives of Russia, Turkey and Iran will meet in Tehran on August 8-9 to discuss the strengthening of de-escalation zones in Syria, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Sunday. “With the Turkish counterpart [Turkish Foreign M ...

Cizîre people salute Afrin and al-Shahba’s resistance

ANHA - 2017-08-06 14:35
Thousands of Ad Darbasiyah, al-Hasakah, Tel Tamir, Zarkan, and Serê Kaniyê have taken to streets in a massive demonstration to condemn the Turkish occupation and its mercenaries’ attacks on Afrin canton and al-Shahba. ...

2 Turkish attacks on Kobanî, YPG repel

ANHA - 2017-08-06 14:35
KOBANÎ- The Turkish occupation army opened fire at the civilians in Kobanî on Sunday morning, and People Protection Units (YPG) responded to the attack. The Turkish occupation army’s forces opened fire at the civilians in Kobanî on Sunday morning at 10:00 ...

She left Turkish nationality for Erdogans’ practices

ANHA - 2017-08-06 14:35
"Farewell!" this is what the minister of Equal Opportunities Affairs in Belgium Zuhal Dêmîr who is from Kurdish origins said expressing her giving up the Turkish nationality. Zuhal Dêmîr also said that Ankara was depriving her of practicing Kurdish life. ...

PYD youths: Turkey has already tested our patience

ANHA - 2017-08-06 14:35
Hundreds of Afrin canton youths have denounced the Turkish occupation army and mercenaries' attacks on Afrin and al-Shahba areas, the youths also denounced the isolation imposed on the Kurdish people leader Abdullah Ocalan saying " you have already tested ...

Turkish army intensified their movements on Afrin border

ANHA - 2017-08-05 14:32
AFRIN/AL-SHAHBA- The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries bombarded Afrin canton and al-Shahba villages with heavy weapons on Friday, they also intensified their movements in the opposite part to Janders district. Hawar news agency reporters from S ...

YPG: Turkish attack s’ outcome on Rojava

ANHA - 2017-08-05 14:32
People Protection Units (YPG) disclosed the outcome of the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries' attacks and violations on Rojava during the last 5 days. ...

PUK Firm on Holding Kurdistan’s Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2017-08-05 11:16
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) is serious on holding Kurdistan’s independence referendum on time, and it may not change it’s position, said an official. The remarks were made by the party’s top officials in a meeting with the Turkish Cons ...

Turkey tells a story with major military personnel moves / Metin Gurcan

KurdPress - 2017-08-05 11:10
Yesterday, Al-Monitor colleague Amberin Zaman summarized the results of the Supreme Military Council's (SMC) critical decisions on promotions of generals in the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK). Today we will examine how these decisions might be interpreted. ...

Turkey set to open largest military camp in Somalia

Waar Media - 2017-08-04 13:34
WAAR-DUHOK: A Turkish military training camp is set to open in the Somali capital Mogadishu next month, the Somali defense minister said on Aug. 3. Abdirashid Abdullahi Mohamed said in a statement that the camp which had been under construction for the l ...

YPG, YPJ respond to Turkish shelling

ANHA - 2017-08-03 17:00
AFRIN– People Protection Units and Women Protection Units( YPG, YPJ) in Afrin canton have responded to Turkish occupation army’s shelling on Jilbirê (Jilbul) village in Şêrewa district. The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries positioned in Kaljibr ...

Another HDP Lawmaker Detained

BAS News - 2017-08-02 19:52
ERBIL — Turkish police arrested pro-kurdish lawmaker from the People’s Democratic Party (HDP) on Wednesday. Local media reported MP Lezgin Botan was detained at the airport in the eastern province of Van before he could fly to Ankara. He is accused of su ...

Turkish occupation bombards Minag town and Jelbul village

ANHA - 2017-08-02 17:20
AL-SHAHBA- The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries who are stationed in Mare’ town southern of Azaz are bombarding Minag town in al-Shahba liberated areas while the Turkish mercenaries who are stationed in Kaljibreen village are bombarding Jelbul ...

Turkey, Qatar launch joint military exercises

Waar Media - 2017-08-02 12:55
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey and its main regional ally Qatar on Tuesday launched military exercises in the emirate that will involve some 250 Turkish troops and 30 armoured vehicles, reports said. The exercises come as Ankara presses on with its unequivocal backi ...

Al-Sultan Murad mercenaries sabotage civilians

ANHA - 2017-08-02 12:50
Al-Sultan Murad Division, under direct command of the Turkish MIT, are sabotaging properties and money of Qa’ar Kalbeybin village’s residents in al-Bab area under the pretext of dealing with the People Protection Units or the Syrian regime, in coincidence ...

Yazidi Union’s head: massacre aimed at ending Yazidi religion

ANHA - 2017-08-02 12:50
The co-chair of Yazidi Union in Afrin canton Abdul Rahman Shamo assured that Şengal massacre was planned by the Turkish intelligence with the Kurdish Democratic Party (PDK) acceptance aiming at removing the Yazidi religion and culture in Şengal. Moreover, ...

Arrests of 213 Kurds in northern Kurdistan by the Turkish government

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-01 23:22
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, end of week of July 2017, the Turkish government and its ruling party, led by Erdogan, during their recent repression in northern Kurdistan, arrested more than 213 people by their military ...

Turkish Missiles Hit Bordering Areas of Duhok

BAS News - 2017-08-01 18:11
ERBIL—Turkish fighter jets pounded Baze Vally of Duhok province Tuesday afternoon, damaging the woodland in the area. At 4:30 two missiles targeted the areas around the village of Baze (close to Baze Vally) in Upper Barwari district, said Sarbast Sabri A ...

Turkish army formed groups in al-Shahba to trade in children organs

ANHA - 2017-08-01 17:11
SULEIMAN AHAMD AL-SHAHBA- A special source of Hawar news agency from al-Shahba occupied areas stated that the Turkish MIT formed groups to arrest children from the Kurdish villages and trade in their body organs. A source stated that a group of agencies d ...

PYD dismisses reports of Turkish forces entering villages near Kobane

KurdPress - 2017-08-01 13:07
The reports about the Turkish forces entering several villages near the Syrian city of Kobane are untrue, Rezan Hiddo, the representative of the Syrian Democratic Council, which includes the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), told Sputnik on Monday. ...

Turkey slams US for ‘supporting PKK, YPG’

KurdPress - 2017-08-01 13:07
Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu has criticized the United States, indirectly saying that it supports the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) through its Syrian wing, the People’s Protection Units (YPG). ...
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