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Turkish Army sets up new military bases in Syria ahead of anti-SDF operation

Turkish Army sets up new military bases in Syria ahead of anti-SDF operation

Almasdarnews - 2019-04-22 20:03

Turkish Army sets up new military bases in Syria ahead of anti-SDF operation - Almasdarnews

Villages are converted into military bases in occupied Afrin

ANF - 2019-05-22 14:09
The Turkish occupation forces in the northern Syrian Afrin have seized 15 houses in the village of Kîmarê and converted them into military bases. ...

Turkish army shelled villages in Shehba

ANF - 2019-05-19 08:32
The villages of Belûniyê and Eyn Deqnê have been shelled by Turkish army. ...

Turkish army fires at workers in Rojava

ANF - 2019-05-18 16:58
The Turkish army opened fire across the border on workers near the town of Dêrik in Rojava. ...

Turkish army killed civilian in Shehba

ANF - 2019-05-18 10:19
A civilian was killed in the bombing carried out by the Turkish army and its mercenary allies in the town of Til Rifat and surrounding villages. ...

HRE: 9 Turkish soldiers were killed, 14 others wounded in Shera

ANF - 2019-05-01 15:27
HRE fighters hit the Turkish invasion army in Shera district of Afrin, killing 9 soldiers and wounding 14 others. ...

Arabs in Syria’s Deir al-Zor protest against ruling Kurdish militia: residents

E-Kurd - 2019-04-29 15:54
AMMAN,— Arabs in Syria’s Deir al-Zor have stepped up protests against the U.S.-allied Kurdish militia that controls the oil-rich province after seizing it from Islamic State, residents, protesters and tribal chiefs said on Sunday. Starting five days ago, ...

"Rojava Experiment in Syria - A society in transition"

ANF - 2019-04-29 12:09
On the 5th of May the documentary "Rojava Experiment in Syria - A society in transition" can be seen at phoenix. The author has met people who want to carry out and promote the socio-political experiment of democracy from below. ...

Guerrillas destroyed a Turkish military vehicle in Mardin

ANF - 2019-04-27 15:07
HPG/YJA Star guerrillas destroyed a military vehicle of the Turkish army with the soldiers in it in Mardin countryside. ...

France Helping Kurdish Parties in Syria to Resolve Disputes: Official

BAS News - 2019-04-27 13:45
ERBIL — France has started a new initiative to bring the conflicting Kurdish parties in Syria closer to a political solution to the region, said a Kurdish official from Syria. The ruling Democratic Union Party (PYD) reportedly limits the role of other pa ...

New Generation MP in Iraqi Kurdistan accuses leader of nude video blackmail

E-Kurd - 2019-04-25 01:39
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— New Generation lawmakers in Iraqi Kurdistan parliament on Wednesday accused the party’s leader Shaswar Abdulwahid and factions within the party of attempting to blackmail them by circulating doctored nude videos. N ...

SDF Refutes New Anti-IS Operation

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has refuted the rumors claiming the US-backed Kurdish fighters were making preparations for a new military operation against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. The SDF announced the full victory over t ...

Kurds to rally in Turkey ahead of key local elections | FOX23

Fox23 - 2019-04-24 10:15

Paris Refuses to Repatriate IS French Nationals Held in Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-23 21:40
ERBIL - Paris has refused to repatriate the Islamic State (IS) French nationals held in Syria, arguing that a judge was not able to rule on the matter "given it involved negotiations with foreign authorities." "The Council of State (Conseil d'Etat) rejec ...

Turkish army putting up wall in Afrin

ANF - 2019-04-23 15:25
The Turkish army is putting up a wall to include Afrin in their own territory. The invading army is also increasing their military bases and outposts near the city. ...

Sinn Féin: The murder of Lyra McKee is an attack on peace process

ANF - 2019-04-19 12:56
A journalist has been killed amid heavy rioting in the Creggan area of Derry on Thursday night as Crown Force police raided the nationalist area of the city ahead of republican Easter commemorative events. ...

Guerrillas hit Turkish military convoy in Serhat region

ANF - 2019-04-14 13:57
HPG/YJA Star guerrillas hit a Turkish military convoy in Serhat region in North Kurdistan. ...

YJA Star guerrillas hit Turkish military outpost in Çukurca

ANF - 2019-04-04 15:10
Guerrillas of Free Women’s Troops (YJA Star) hit Turkish military units in Hakkari countryside. ...

Turkish army bombs Sheranish village in Zaxo

ANF - 2019-04-01 14:23
The Turkish army has bombed the Sheranish village in Zaxo twice in one week. The mortars fired hit a house and caused material damage. ...