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Turkish occupation set thermal cameras on border

Turkish occupation set thermal cameras on border

ANHA - 2017-09-09 16:28
AFRIN- The Turkish occupation army has recently placed hidden thermal cameras along the border between Shiah district and Janders area side in Afrin canton in Afrin region and Bakur Kurdistan. The Turkish occupation army placed surveillance thermal camera ...
Turkish occupation set thermal cameras on border - ANHA

Shelling on Afrin region amid Turkish reinforcements on border

ANHA - 2017-09-27 15:22
The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries are continuing to bombard the border villages in Afrin region, while the People Protection Units responded to the mercenaries and the Turkish occupation army. On the other hand, Turkish Prime Minister Binali ...

Iran Blocks Flights to and from Kurdistan Ahead of Referendum

BAS News - 2017-09-24 16:39
ERBIL — Iran blocked all flights to and from Kurdistan Region at the request of Iraqi government due to region’s decision to hold an independence referendum on secession from Iraq. "At the request of the central government of Iraq, all flights from Iran ...

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 ...

YPG, YPJ respond to Turkish occupation’ mercenaries bombing on Afrin

ANHA - 2017-09-09 13:14
The fighters of the People Protection and Women Protection Units (YPG, YPJ) in Afrin canton responded to the bombing of the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries last night. It was not possible to know the extent of the losses inflicted by the Turki ...

Opening of Robar camp’s school postponed by Turkish bombing

ANHA - 2017-09-07 12:04
HAMRIN SHEIKO AFRIN – The head of the Social Affairs and Labor in Afrin canton, Afrin region, Arifah Bakr, said that the opening of a school for the children of Robar camp was postponed as a result of the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries’ shell ...

Afrin region … 15 days of continued shelling

ANHA - 2017-09-06 15:15
The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries stationed on the border of Afrin region have almost daily extended their attacks on the region of Afrin, especially after the announcement of the canton of Shahba within the federation of northern Syria, and ...

Turkish occupation mercenaries shell Basofan

ANHA - 2017-09-06 11:26
AFRIN– Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries positioned on Samaan Citadel’s outskirts have shelled Basofan in Afrin canton with heavy arms this morning. Hawar news agency reporters in Sherawa district in Afrin canton said that the mercenaries shelle ...

Blast hits bus carrying Turkish prison guards in Izmir, several wounded

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
ANKARA,— Seven people were wounded when an explosion hit a shuttle bus carrying prison guards in the Turkish coastal province of Izmir on Thursday, and authorities were investigating a possible terrorist attack, the local mayor said. The bus was hit as i ...

Kurdish woman sets herself on fire in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A 30-year-old Kurdish woman was dead after she set herself on fire in Kelar, a district of Germiyan province in Iraqi Kurdistan. A young woman with the name Arezu Hassan, born in 1987, set her body on fire on the Sept ...

Turkish Jets Target PKK Positions in subdistricts in Duhok Province

Waar Media - 2017-09-05 12:55
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish fighter jets once again on Monday bombarded Kurdistan Region border areas allegedly targeting the military positions used by Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Mahmoud Nihili, head of the local administration of Nihel subdistrict in Duho ...

Turkish Jets Target PKK Positions in KRG Border Areas

BAS News - 2017-09-04 17:49
DUHOK — Turkish fighter jets once again on Monday bombarded Kurdistan Region border areas allegedly targeting the military positions used by Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Mahmoud Nihili, head of the local administration of Nihel subdistrict in Duhok Pr ...

Turkish surveillance hover over Afrin region

ANHA - 2017-09-04 11:35
AFRIN-AL-SHAHBA- Turkish surveillance planes are hovering over Afrin and al-Shahba cantons in Afrin region. Hawar news agency reporters from Afrin and al-Shahba cantons said that 2 Turkish surveillance planes have been hovering over the two cantons. The t ...

Turkish occupation continues bombing Afrin region

ANHA - 2017-08-28 13:38
AFRIN- The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries continue to bombard the villages of Afrin and Shahba cantons in Afrin region with mortars and heavy weapons, the People Protection Units responded to the sources of the shelling The mercenaries of the ...

Shops, roads shut in preparation for demo in Afrin region

ANHA - 2017-08-21 13:58
AFRIN- Residents of Afrin region are preparing to go out in a mass demonstration condemning the isolation imposed on Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan. All shops, civil institutions and DAA’s bodies were closed this morning in preparation for launching a mas ...

Turkey proceeds with separation wall at Afrin region’s border

ANHA - 2017-08-14 14:06
Turkish occupation army continues building the separation wall between Afrin region and Bakur Kurdistan near civilians’ lands and properties which is hindering their movement because the Turkish occupation army keeps targeting them. ...