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Gangs confiscate people’s homes in Afrin

Gangs confiscate people’s homes in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-15 15:45
Turkish state allied gang groups are confiscating people’s homes in Afrin. ...
Gangs confiscate people’s homes in Afrin - ANF

Two brothers kidnapped by occupying forces in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-28 16:11
The occupying Turkish state and its mercenary allies kidnapped two more brothers in Afrin. ...

Prostitution through Turkey in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-25 13:40
The invading Turkish state has accelerated the implementation of prostitution and drugs in Afrin as well as turning citizens into spies in recent months. ...

Der Spiegel: There is ethnic and cultural cleansing in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-23 15:45
Prominent German news journal Der Spiegel published an article-analysis on Turkish state occupied Afrin. The journal pointed out that there is an ethnic and cultural cleansing going on in Afrin. ...

Turkish state settles gangs in homes confiscated in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-20 16:52
The Turkish state confiscates homes from the people of Afrin and settles gang members they brought in from Damascus in their stead. ...

Occupation forces kidnapped several civilians in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-18 20:32
Inhumane acts of the Turkish army and allied jihadists continue in Afrin. ...

4 Turkish-backed terrorists killed in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-17 21:34
Fighters of the Wrath of the Olive Operation Room and Afrin Liberation Forces hit the invaders in Afrin. ...

Afrin Autonomous Administration: Silence is support for attacks

ANF - 2019-04-16 13:02
The Afrin Autonomous Administration protested the war crimes committed by the invading Turkish state and their allied gangs in Afrin. The administration said silence in the face of Turkey’s attacks means support for attempts to revive ISIS. ...

ISIS gangs confiscate people’s homes in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-15 15:06
Turkish state allied gang groups are confiscating people’s homes in Afrin. ...

ISIS terrorists settled in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-13 15:03
Large numbers of ISIS members in Idlib, Hama and northern rural areas of Latakia are being settled in Afrin by the Turkish sate. There are reportedly gang members who crossed from Deir ez-Zor to Idlib among the settlers. ...

The Taiwan Relations Act at 40: Reaching a New Optimal Equilibrium in U.S.-Taiwan Policy

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-09 06:20
The Taiwan Relations Act (TRA)—passed by the U.S. Congress in 1979—has provided an enduring framework for U.S.-Taiwan relations. This remarkable legislation mandated special American obligations and commitments to Taiwan that have helped to preserve peace ...

Raqqa: Six People Arrested over Alleged Involvement in IS Activities

BAS News - 2019-04-08 21:27
ERBIL - At least six people were arrested in the Syrian city of Raqqa on Sunday for alleged involvement in activities carried out by the Islamic State (IS) sleeper cells in the region. The arrests were made during an operation during the weekend by the R ...

Occupation forces demolished Alevi and Yazidi cemeteries in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-08 16:50
The occupation forces in Afrin have demolished Alevi and Yazidi cemeteries and abducted many civilians. ...

Mass protest in front of CoE against isolation on week 3

ANF - 2019-04-08 16:18
The protest held by European Kurds under the lead of the KCDK-E to support the resistance against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan continues in front of the Council of Europe. ...

HRE: 3 Turkish soldiers killed, 3 others wounded in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-01 15:59
Afrin Liberation Forces continue inflicting blows on the occupation forces in Afrin. ...

Ten Kurdish teachers kidnapped in Afrin

ANF - 2019-03-30 13:41
In Afrin ten teachers have been kidnapped by the occupation forces. Their whereabouts are unknown. ...

6 gang members killed, 4 wounded in Afrin

ANF - 2019-03-29 16:15
Wrath of the Olive Operation Room announced that 6 gang members were killed and 4 others were wounded in an action against a Furqat Al Hamzat check point in Afrin. ...

Last Armenian in Afrin forced to migrate

ANF - 2019-03-29 12:24
The Turkish state and their allied gangs confiscated the last Armenian who was still in Afrin Harut Kivork’s home and turned it into a mosque. ...

Militia Group Kidnaps Dozens in Afrin

BAS News - 2019-03-17 15:12
ERBIL — A militia group has abducted over 25 Kurdish civilians from central and surrounding villages of Afrin in northwest of Syria. A human rights watchdog in Afrin revealed on Sunday that the militiamen of Sileman Sha group on Friday kidnapped seven pe ...