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Russian forces arrive in Kurdish enclave in northern Aleppo: video

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80 IS Militants Killed in Northern Tel Afar

BAS News - 2017-09-11 20:17
ERBIL— In a mopping up operation against the remaining Islamic State (IS) fighters in northern Tel Afar (65 km west of Mosul), Iraqi forces eliminated 80 extremists, including 15 suicide-bombers. In a statement, Brig. Yahya Rasoul, the spokesperson for t ...

The shooting the bullet to city of Lija in Northern Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-09-06 05:42
In the wake of the news that the Kurdistan Human Rights Association has received, Turkish army attacks continue to the villages and towns of Kurdistan in northern Kurdistan. This time the city of Lija was attacked. It is reported that the “Mushref” villag ...

9 IS Leaders, Including a Russian National, Killed in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-08-26 14:07
KIRKUK — Nine leaders of the Islamic State (IS) organization, including a Russian national, were killed during an air raid of the US-led Global Coalition in south-west of Kirkuk Province. Local sources confirmed on Saturday the death of nine IS leaders, ...

Rojava administration opens military academy in northern Syria

Aranews - 2017-08-25 08:59
ARA News The Rojava Self-Administration’s Defense Authority in the Hasakah province opened the first military college for the federation in northern Syria within the framework of a project to establish a regular army for Rojava-Northern Syria. The academ ...

Iran security forces arrest four Kurdish citizens in Shno

Hengaw - 2017-08-15 03:02
Hengaw: Four Kurdish citizens from Shno were arrested by the Iran security forces. Based on reports received by Hengaw, on Saturday, 11 The post Iran security forces arrest four Kurdish citizens in Shno appeared first on Human Rights News. ...

The Turkish government arrestted dozens of people in northern Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-14 01:01
According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association Report, Turkish police forces detained dozens of citizens in the cities of Mersin, Chulik, Adneh in northern Kurdistan and also the city of Antalya. The operation of the Turkish government continues agai ...

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. ...

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 ...