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Kurdish-led forces rescue 7 Christians from ISIS in Syria's Raqqa - ARA News

Kurdish-led forces rescue 7 Christians from ISIS in Syria\'s Raqqa - ARA News - Aranews

Syrian Kurdish commander sees long battle against IS in Raqqa

E-Kurd - 2017-08-11 22:46
RAQQA, Syria,— U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces now have Islamic State fighters surrounded in central Raqqa, a Syrian Kurdish commander said, but he predicted that driving the militants out could take up to four months. “We’ve cleared about half of Old Raq ...

US seeks Syria’s disintegration with Kurdish help: expert

KurdPress - 2017-08-10 10:07
Washington’s chief objective in Syria is either toppling Bashar al-Assad or destroying Syria’s integrity, in particular, with the help from Syrian Kurds’ armed groups, said Boris Dolgov, a Senior Research Fellow at the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Center ...

Kurdish Forces Rescue Abducted Turkmen Civilian in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-08-08 15:46
KIRKUK — Kurdish police forces in Kirkuk rescued on Monday an abducted civilian after arresting the kidnappers. Chief of Kirkuk Police Directorate, Sarhad Qader, told BasNews that a group of kidnappers had abducted a Turkmen civilian of Kirkuk overnight ...

Elections in Kurdish-led areas will not divide Syria: minister

KurdPress - 2017-08-07 01:09
A senior Syrian government minister on Sunday dismissed as a "joke" plans by the Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria to hold elections and said they would not be allowed to threaten the country's territorial unity. ...

Coalition Jets Destroys IS Vigilantes Office in West Anbar

BAS News - 2017-08-06 23:55
ERBIL — US-led coalition conducted a series of airstrikes in Iraq’s western province of Anbar, destroying an Islamic State (IS) vigilantes office, according to an Iraqi army source. The source who spoke to Al Sumaria News on condition of anonymity said t ...

Kurdish Security Forces Capture Two IS Militants in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-08-02 10:03
KIRKUK — Kurdish security forces captured on Tuesday two members of Islamic State (IS) in Daquq district, south of Kirkuk province, after a search operation in the area. According to a press release by Kirkuk Directorate of Security Affairs, the two jiha ...

The Iran forces killed another Kolbar from Sardasht

Hengaw - 2017-08-02 03:01
Hengaw: The Iranian border security forces injured a Kurdish Kolbar and confiscated over 50 horses belonging to Kolbars in Sardasht. According The post The Iran forces killed another Kolbar from Sardasht appeared first on Human Rights News. ...

US increases military support to Kurdish-led forces in Syria

Aranews - 2017-07-30 01:18
ARA News The United States has increased its military support to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), in a step to accelerate the anti-ISIS Raqqa campaign, military sources reported on Saturday. A spokesman for the SDF confirmed to ARA News th ...

Kirkuk: Kurdish Security Forces Rescue Kidnapped Christian Woman

BAS News - 2017-07-27 15:58
KIRKUK — After being kidnapped by a group of unknown men in central Kirkuk on Thursday, a Christian woman was saved by the Kurdish security forces and reunited her with her family. Chief of Security forces in Kirkuk’s Pirde subdistrict, Mohammed Tal’atm, ...