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Kurdish forces kill several Turkish-backed rebels in 3 separate ambushes (video)

Kurdish forces kill several Turkish-backed rebels in 3 separate ambushes (video)

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-12 18:37

Kurdish forces kill several Turkish-backed rebels in 3 separate ambushes (video) - Almasdarnews

Watch: Kurdish forces ambush Turkish-backed rebels in Afrin

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-18 01:19

Iranian Forces Kill a Kurdish Porter, Wound Another

BAS News - 2019-01-16 15:42
ERBIL — At least one Kurdish porter was killed and another was wounded after the Iranian forces opened fire at them overnight on Tuesday in the border areas of Khoi, Western Azarbaijan. Abdullah Yousifi succumbed to his injuries as he was shot in his hea ...

Trump Asks Turkish President Not to ‘Mistreat’ Kurdish Forces

National Review - 2019-01-15 06:02
President Trump urged the president of Turkey in a phone call Monday not to 'mistreat' Kurdish forces who have fought alongside U.S. troops against ISIS. ...

Syria war: Afrin looted by Turkish-backed rebels - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-14 19:44

HPG reports Turkish air raids in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-01-12 14:16
The Turkish state continues its attacks in various parts of Kurdistan as part of its genocidal war against the Kurdish people. ...

Hunger strike by Kurdish inmates spreads across Turkish prisons

The Kurdish Project - 2019-01-12 13:08
As election fever engulfs Turkey ahead of local polls in March, a hunger strike that began quietly in a prison in Diyarbakir is spreading to prisons across the country. The post Hunger strike by Kurdish inmates spreads across Turkish prisons appeared fir ...

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. ...

PHOTOS: Coalition, US Special Forces kill three Islamic State militants in Iraq’s Hawija

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-06 13:55

Kurdish forces offer to surrender its zones in Syria for autonomy: report

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-06 12:17

Two British Troops "Seriously" Injured by IS in Syria

BAS News - 2019-01-05 23:48
ERBIL - A couple of British special forces have been seriously injured in an Islamic State (IS) missile attack in the eastern parts of Syria. A source from the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) said in a statement on Saturday evening that th ...

Fighting among Turkish-backed mercenaries leaves dozens dead

ANF - 2019-01-03 19:00
Clashes between the Turkish-backed mercenaries in Syria have spread to a wider region, leaving dozens dead. ...

Kurdish snipers kill 3 Turkish-backed rebels in northwest Aleppo (video)

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-31 01:41

Turkish-backed mercenaries massacre a family in Azaz

ANF - 2018-12-23 10:18
A family was massacred by Turkish- backed mercenaries in Azaz. ...

Heavy clashes breakout between Turkish-backed rebels and Kurdish forces in northern Syria

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-21 22:46

YPG carries out new ambush against Turkish-backed rebels in northern Aleppo (video)

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-20 07:13

Breaking: Turkish-backed rebels attack Kurdish forces in northern Aleppo

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-19 22:50

Blast kills four in Syria's Afrin held by Turkey-backed rebels

Al Jazeera - 2018-12-16 17:45
Car bomb attack comes after Turkish leader Erdogan threatened to launch new offensive against US-allied Kurdish forces. ...