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Arresting Turkish and Russian terrorists

Arresting Turkish and Russian terrorists

SDF Press - 2019-01-11 19:04
To Media and public opinions Our battles are continuing against ISIS terrorist organization in Rojava and north of Syria, where we achieved more wins and heavily hit the terrorism and end it. However, in order to emphasize our determination of ending the ...
Arresting Turkish and Russian terrorists - SDF Press

Ammar al-Hakim: Issues between Erbil and Baghdad can be solved

Waar Media - 2019-01-14 16:29
A delegation from Kurdistan Democratic Party visited Baghdad; in order to formation of the new Iraqi government cabinet, and met with Ammar al-Hakim. “The peace process in Iraq and implementing the new government cabinet were discussed in the meeting wit ...

YPG and SDF capture 13 ISIS foreign fighters in one week

The Defense Post - 2019-01-09 17:52
The YPG said it captured eight foreign ISIS fighters during the battle to recapture the Syrian town of Hajin in the eastern Deir Ezzor province from the group The post YPG and SDF capture 13 ISIS foreign fighters in one week appeared first on The Defense ...

8 foreign Daesh terrorists planning to attack civilians captured

ANF - 2019-01-09 15:08
A group of terrorists of different nationalities that had been planning the mentioned attack were captured and put under long-term technical and physical surveillance by YPG forces. ...

Breaking up hard to do, Turkey says of US and Kurd 'terrorists'

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-09 14:30
Foreign Minister Cavusoglu chides US about relationship with Kurdish YPG militia after backtrack on troop pullout. ...

Bab Military Council and Russian forces go on joint patrol

ANF - 2019-01-09 13:43
The Bab Military Council and Russian forces have started to go on joint patrols in the area with the "Euphrates Shield" gangs. ...

Bolton’s visit to Ankara: Yellow vests, PKK and more

ANF - 2019-01-08 13:01
The National Security Advisor arrived in Turkey on Monday and met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesperson Ibrahim Kalin. Bolton reportedly did not have a meeting with Erdogan. ...

The agricultural institution is preparing plans and projects for the new year

SDF Press - 2019-01-07 19:55
Al-Tabqa_ within many activities that the economic committee does in Al-Tabqa city, many rules were set to maintain the livestock and develop it. However, after establishing the agricultural institution, a statistic of cows, goats and ships was prepared i ...

Bab Military Council Commander: Turkish attacks target civilians

ANF - 2019-01-07 13:56
Bab Military Council Commander said Turkish army and mercenaries are targeting villages inhabited by civilians and vowed to protect the people. ...

Iraqi Forces Successfully Conduct Search-and-Destroy Mission in Jazera Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-06 18:20
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 1st, 2019, Iraqi Security Forces initiated a search-and-destroy mission against ISIS terrorists in Jazera region. During the operation, they were able to find a three-tunnel armory that hosted explosives factory ...

Turkish-backed Syrian rebel army deploys to halt jihadist advances

Reuters - 2019-01-06 17:58
The main Turkish-backed rebel army has deployed along frontlines close to jihadists in northwest Syria to repel any new militant advance after an offensive that expanded their control over the country's last rebel-held bastion, rebels and residents said. ...

Women marched against Turkish threats in Deir ez-Zor

ANF - 2019-01-06 09:15
Women carried banners condemning the threats issued by the occupying Turkish state and chanted anti-occupation slogans. ...

Turkish, Ukrainian presidents meet in Istanbul

Waar Media - 2019-01-05 14:00
Turkey’s president met with his Ukrainian counterpart in Istanbul on Saturday, according to a statement issued by Turkish presidency. The closed-door meeting between Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Petro Poroshenko at the Vahdettin Pavilion in the Usku ...

Syrian Kurdish forces say 2,422 Turkish soldiers and mercenaries killed in 2018

E-Kurd - 2019-01-04 19:23
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Press Office of the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) announced on Thursday that 2,422 members of the Turkish army and allied Syrian mercenaries were killed during 2018 while 544 YPG fighters were martyred. T ...

Gorran Asks for Deputy Prime Minister Post to Participate in Next Cabinet

BAS News - 2019-01-03 14:39
ERBIL — The Change Movement (Gorran) insists on having the position of Kurdistan Region’s deputy prime minister in order to take part in the upcoming cabinet, said an official. “We deserve it, and we have no problem whether there will be one or two deput ...

US and Egypt agree to continue cooperation in Syria, Yemen, Libya

ANF - 2019-01-02 12:33
The two leaders discussed the latest developments in the Middle East and the joint efforts to restore stability in the region in order to reach political solutions to the current crises, especially in Libya, Syria and Yemen. ...

Toil and trouble in Idlib: Turkey’s gangs fight each other

ANF - 2019-01-02 11:58
As the Turkish state goes back and forth between Washington and Moscow to attack Manbij in order to push Idlib off the agenda, the gangs they guarantee in Idlib are at each others’ throats. ...

SDF seizes ISIS munitions depot in Hajin

ANF - 2018-12-26 21:11
Syrian Democratic Forces are advancing against ISIS in Hajin region. ...

A massive meeting among Tribal leaders and Sheiks of Raqqa City

SDF Press - 2018-12-22 22:54
Al-Raqqa_ Raqqa civil council held a massive meeting included tribal leaders and notable people of Raqqa city as well as commanders of SDF in in order to discuss the latest political, security and military situations of north of Syria. The meeting started ...

Attacks on Maxmur and Shengal condemned in Sydney

ANF - 2018-12-16 19:19
“Erdoğan saw the end of DAESH approaching and carried out new attacks in order to revert this.” ...

The Turkish state and Kurds — incompatible since 1923

Rûdaw - 2018-12-14 15:00
the ruling parties need another war against their favorite enemy in order to cause a “rally around the incumbent” effect ...