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US seeks Syria’s disintegration with Kurdish help: expert

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 ...
US seeks Syria’s disintegration with Kurdish help: expert - KurdPress

Turkey, Iran Jointly Work to Prevent Kurdish Autonomy in Syria

BAS News - 2017-08-22 23:49
ERBIL — Turkey and Iran reached an agreement on Monday to ensure Syrian regime’s Bashar al-Assad reasserts control over Kurdish territories in northern Syria, said the Iranian Chief of GeneralI Staff Mohammad Baqeri. The agreement aims to prevent any Kur ...

21-Year-Old Yezidi Girl Rescued from IS

BAS News - 2017-08-11 21:42
ERBIL — With the help of Kurdish security forces, another Kurdish Yezidi woman was liberated from the grip of Islamic State (IS) on Friday, said an official. Diyana Amin, 21, is now reunited with her family, but her mother, sister, and two brothers are s ...

PICTURE: 9-Year-Old Yezidi Girl Freed from IS

BAS News - 2017-08-08 14:28
ERBIL — Another Kurdish Yezidi child has been rescued from the grip of the Islamic State (IS) militants with the help of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). Vian Dakhil, the sole Yezidi member of the Iraqi parliament, confirmed the report in a tweet on ...

Syria army ‘takes last ISIS-group held town in Homs’

Waar Media - 2017-08-06 17:14
WAAR-DUHOK: Syria’s army seized the last Islamic State (ISIS) group stronghold in the country’s Homs province on Saturday, clearing their path to attack the jihadists in the country’s east, a monitor said. Al-Sukhna, some 70 kilometres (45 miles) northea ...

Kurdish-British Citizen Imprisoned for IS Membership

BAS News - 2017-08-03 20:23
ERBIL — A British court on Thursday sentenced an Islamic State (IS) element to imprisonment for recruiting people for the extremist group and facilitating their travel to Syria. Awat Hamasalih, a Kurdish national aged 35, was found guilty of running an " ...

College Grads Fight ISIS with the Kurds

The Kurdish Project - 2017-08-02 02:28
Learn what life is like fighting ISIS with Kurds from these two recent college graduates. The post College Grads Fight ISIS with the Kurds appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

US Envoy to UN Says US Respects Legitimate Aspirations of Kurds

BAS News - 2017-07-19 12:03
ERBIL — The US respects the “legitimate aspirations” of the Iraqi Kurds for independence, said the US Ambassador to UN Nikki Haley on Tuesday in a meeting with the Special Representative of UN Secretary General to Iraq. However, the US official said an i ...