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5 fighters were injured while participating in putting out the fire

5 fighters were injured while participating in putting out the fire

SDF Press - 2019-06-13 00:10
News Center – Five fighters from the Syrian Democratic forces were injured while they were helping the fire brigades and the people of the area in putting out the fires that flamed in the wheat fields in Chalabiya and the southern villages of Kobani. As w ...
5 fighters were injured while participating in putting out the fire - SDF Press

The Syrian Democratic Forces and the Internal Security Forces dismantle three explosive devices in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 02:01
In the framework of its efforts to maintain the security and stability of Raqqa city. The Internal Security Forces in Raqqa, in coordination with the Syrian Democratic Forces, identified the place of 3 explosive devices in different areas of the city and ...

To protect children… The Syrian Democratic Forces sign a joint action plan with the United Nations in Geneva

SDF Press - 2019-07-02 22:19
SDF General Commander is in Geneva, and a joint action plan with the United Nations to protect children The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) signed on June 29 a plan of action with the United Nations in Geneva on how to protect and help children in the area ...

3 injured as rocket hits US oil firm in Iraq’s Basra

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK Three people were injured on Wednesday in a rocket attack on the headquarters of giant U.S. oil company ExxonMobil in Iraq’s southern province of Basra, according to the Iraqi Defense Ministry. In a statement, the ministry said a Katyusha rock ...

Iran will exceed in 10 days the limits of storage of enriched ura

ANF - 2019-06-19 08:51
Iran will exceed in 10 days the limits of storage of enriched uranium established in the Nuclear Agreement. ...

34 Fighters join a course about the leadership in Euphrates territory

SDF Press - 2019-06-17 19:55
News Center – The Academy of Martyr (Jawan Arab) which belong to the Syrian Democratic Forces in Euphrates territory opened yesterday its 13th training course of the leaders. The course was named after the martyr (Brusak Lahin) and included (34) fighters. ...

Fire breaks out in southwestern Qamishlo

ANF - 2019-06-17 15:16
Residents and firefighters are trying to put out the fire that broke out in cultivated land by the southwest of Qamishlo. ...

Two people injured in explosion in Hesekê

ANF - 2019-06-15 12:19
Two people were injured in the explosion in Telayî Boulevard, in Hesekê. ...

More Turks’ asylum claims approved in Germany than Kurds

ANF - 2019-06-14 16:04
The chance that Turks will get their appeals for asylum approved has surpassed that of Kurds. In the first four months of the year, 5.9% of asylum seeking Kurds were approved, while the number rose to 81% for Turks. ...

Four Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-12 10:07
ERBIL — At least two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were injured in a fierce fire exchange with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), media reports said on Wednesday. The clash took place in Dersim (Tunceli) province, east of Turkey. Multiple repo ...

Grenade Attack Kills One, Wounds Four in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-11 22:13
ERBIL - An Iraqi security man was killed on Tuesday while four others were injured in a grenade attack carried out by a "criminal" in capital Baghdad, a security source said. The incident took place while the security forces were carrying out a military ...

The opening of three training courses for the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Ayn Issa

SDF Press - 2019-06-11 20:53
Ayn Issa – The Academies of Martyr Fayyad Al Shibli and Laurence for leaders and the academy of Martyr Sarya Ronahi opened three training courses. The leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces attended the opening ceremony. The courses carried the names of ...

Three Kurdish Porters Injured in Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-11 13:26
ERBIL — Three Kurdish porters were injured in separate incidents on the border between Iranian Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Region. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, Iranian border guards opened fire at a group of Kurdish porters on Sunda ...

Bomb Attack on SDF Convoy Kills 4 Fighters in Syria

BAS News - 2019-06-11 11:28
ERBIL — A roadside bomb targeted a convoy of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) military vehicles near Raqqa in Syria, leaving at least four Kurdish fighters killed. The blast has also injured nine other fighters, according to Sputnik. The attack took pl ...

109 fighters join the ranks of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Hasakah

SDF Press - 2019-06-09 16:49
Hasakah – The Academy of martyr Brusk Piro which belongs to the Syrian Democratic Forces opened on Saturday a military course for 109 fighters to train them on light and medium weapons. The course carried the name of martyr Tayseer Hasakah. The opening ce ...

Two Yezidis Killed in Another Farm Fire Incident

BAS News - 2019-06-09 11:51
ERBIL — Wheat farms near Snune district of Sinjar caught fire overnight on Saturday and two people were killed while attempting to put off the blaze. A local official told BasNews that a huge fire engulfed thousands of dunams of wheat farms with farmers ...

IS Bomb Attack Wounds Four Firefighters in Eastern Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-06 18:19
ERBIL - At least four firefighters were injured on Thursday in a bomb explosion while attempting to extinguish a blaze engulfing a number of farms in the town of Bashik, eastern Mosul province, a local source said. Talking to BasNews, the source pointed ...

Military trainings in the Academy of martyr Ammar Sheikh

SDF Press - 2019-05-28 02:22
Tabqa- The Syrian democratic forces are organizing themselves in the form of regiments and brigades and keep the forces in maximum readiness to counter and deter all attacks that could threaten the security and stability of the region through intensified ...

SDF Launches Operation to Capture Remaining IS Militants East of Syria

BAS News - 2019-05-16 12:57
ERBIL — Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said it has begun an operation to find and arrest the militants linked to the Islamic State (IS) in Deir al-Zor province, east of Syria. The US-backed forces confirmed in a statement that they have so fa ...

Our forces arrest a dangerous terrorist in Silok Town

SDF Press - 2019-05-14 19:28
On May 13, 2019, the Syrian democratic forces, together with Coalition forces, carried out a successful raid in Silok area which is located north Syria. They arrested Talal Shaneir, known as Abu Hammam, the terrorist who is responsible for murder and exto ...

New York Times: They Were ‘Comrades in Arms’ Against ISIS. Now the U.S. Is Eyeing the Exit

Justice for Kurds - 2019-05-14 18:11
RMEILAN, Syria — Dressed in camouflage and sipping tea, the Syrian commander who emerged as America’s closest ally in the battle that defeated Islamic State looked to an unsettling future. The Kurdish leader of the Syrian Democratic Forces, known by the n ...