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Siran villagers: Turkish army bombs us day and night

Siran villagers: Turkish army bombs us day and night

ANF - 2019-06-10 15:05
Siran village residents said the Turkish army fires on them and bombs them every day with KNS rifles and DHSKs, and added: “They want to push us out of our village with these attacks. ...
Siran villagers: Turkish army bombs us day and night - ANF

Conflict in Region Could Go Out of Control: Iranian Commander

BAS News - 2019-06-23 11:12
ERBIL — Any conflict in the Gulf region could spread and go out of control, said an Iranian senior military commander on Sunday. “If a conflict breaks out in the region, no country would be able to manage its scope and timing,” Iranian Fars News quoted M ...

Youth of Bashur: Take a stand against the invasion!

ANF - 2019-06-17 13:33
The Turkish army has been attacking the guerrilla controlled areas wearing peshmerga uniforms. The youth of Bashur say, “They want to incite a fight between brothers, let’s take a stand!” ...

Turkish army attacks against nature

ANF - 2019-06-17 13:33
The Turkish army has been attacking the natural environment in the Bradost region. ...

“We want to draw our strength from ourselves”

ANF - 2019-06-17 12:17
The spokeswoman for the women's movement in Sheikh Maqsoud talked to ANF about the establishment of the Women's Assembly of Northern and Eastern Syria, saying; "Let's get our strength out of ourselves, out of our resistance and become stronger as women." ...

Villagers fight fire set by Turkish army in Nusaybin

ANF - 2019-06-14 14:55
The fire department wasn’t allowed to intervene to a fire that broke out during a Turkish army operation in the Ömeryan region of Mardin’s Nusaybin district. Villagers and volunteers took action to put the fire out. ...

Syrian Kurds refused to try Islamic State members out of Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-06-10 11:34
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syrian Kurdish parties refused any proposal or decision to try Islamic State group ISIS members out of Syria and called to try them in Syria in the areas of the Kurdish autonomous administration in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava). ...

Turkish army targeted two villages in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-10 08:46
The invading Turkish army and its mercenary allies have targeted villages in the province of Şera in Afrin, local sources reported. ...

HPG: 3 Turkish soldiers killed in Yüksekova

ANF - 2019-06-08 16:40
Guerrillas continue inflicting blows against the Turkish army in Kurdistan territory. ...

Espionage disguised as mountaineering in Bradost

ANF - 2019-06-08 13:32
The Turkish army is pressuring citizens to walk around in the Bradost region under the guise of mountaineering and show them where the guerrillas are, as they continue their invasion attacks against Bashur. ...

US increases pressure for Tornados

ANF - 2019-06-08 12:39
The US increased pressure to have Germany participate in the “safe zone” plan they want to implement in Rojava with Tornado jets. American General McKenzie wrote a letter to the German army, saying “Your support is important to us.” ...

Turkish army and mercenaries attack Tal Rifaat

ANF - 2019-06-07 20:41
Occupation forces continue their attacks targeting the lands of northern Syria. ...

People of Xelifan: Our village is under Turkish army blockade

ANF - 2019-06-07 13:07
Citizens in the Xelifan village in the Bradost region that has been targeted by the Turkish state’s latest invasion attacks said their village is under Turkish army blockade. ...

Villages of Xelifan and Siran bombed by Turkish army

ANF - 2019-06-07 09:00
The invading Turkish state bombed the villages of Xelifan and Siran in the Soran district. It was not possible to establish if there were any loss of life. ...

Iran doesn’t want to clash with states, powers: Rouhani

Waar Media - 2019-06-06 20:19
WAAR_DUHOK Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday said his country did “not want to clash” with regional states or world powers. He made the assertion in a telephone call — made to mark the occasion of the Eid al-Fitr holiday — with Qatari Emir Ta ...

Trump, urged by Macron, says talks with a 'failing' Iran are possible

Rûdaw - 2019-06-06 20:09
"I understand they want to talk and if they want to talk that's fine ...

Family of Yazidi man killed by Turkish attack: Stop the invasion

ANF - 2019-06-06 14:25
The family of Emin Salih, who was murdered by the Turkish army, called on the Iraqi Government to stop the invasion. ...

Turkey to find way out of S-400 deal to avoid confrontation with US: analysts - Global Times

Globaltimes - 2019-06-05 09:06

Occupation forces set fire to cemeteries in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-04 15:13
The invading Turkish army and their allied gangs have torn down the cemetery in the Xelil village in Afrin’s Shiya district and set fire to the graves to keep the residents from making their Eid visits. ...

People of Xakurke: We don’t want Turkey in our lands

ANF - 2019-06-02 14:16
The people of Xakurke protested the Turkish state attacks and said, “They are killing our people and they want to invade our lands. We trust in the guerrilla.” The people are also upset with the Southern government’s silence. ...

A Way Out of Latin America’s Impasse over Venezuela

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-15 16:24
In recent years Venezuela’s political and economic implosion has become a major headache for much of Latin America. Regional governments should seek to find common ground and coordinate their efforts with the EU’s International Contact Group to push for ...