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

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

AUK and MTSU Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-07-26 02:01
Duhok, July 25, 2019– The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) and Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today, the first step in launching a partnership between the two universities. Dr. Nazar Numan, Provost of A ...

An announcement by Mazloum Abdi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), after meeting the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 19:37
The Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Mazloum Abdi, assured in a press announcement, after meeting Kenneth McKenzie, the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East, that the meeting centered on present situa ...

Transferring a member of the "Halow" climbing group to Sanandaj's Ettelaat

Kurdpa - 2019-07-20 14:20
Kurdpa Agency: A member of the Saqez Halow climbing group, has been transferred to the Sanandaj Ettelaat Bureau for interrogation. ...

A member of the IRGC was killed in Sarvabad

Kurdpa - 2019-07-12 20:08
Kurdpa Agency: A member of the Revolutionary Guards from the city of Qorveh was killed in Sarvabad. ...

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 ...

US Calls for German Troops in Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-07-07 11:25
ERBIL — The United States has called on Germany to send ground troops to support the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) against the remnants of the Islamic State (IS). "We want ground troops from Germany to partly replace our soldiers," James Jef ...

The Academy of the Martyr Brusk Piro ended a new military course

SDF Press - 2019-07-05 01:22
Hasakah – The Academy of the Martyr Brusk Piro ended on Thursday a new military course for the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces. The course carried the name of the martyr Kawa Hasakah and (93) fighters joined it. The course lasted for 45 days, in ...

KDP threatens nomads in villages to evacuate the area

ANF - 2019-07-02 15:15
KDP security forces threatened nomads in many villages in Zaxo and the region in general to evacuate the area. ...

Syrian Kurds sign agreement with UN to end, prevent use of child soldiers

E-Kurd - 2019-07-02 14:29
GENEVA,—The United Nations has signed an agreement with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to end and prevent the recruitment and use of child soldiers by the US-backed group, the United Nations said on Monday. Special Representative of the U ...

UN, SDF Sign Action Plan to End Recruitment of Children

BAS News - 2019-07-02 12:16
ERBIL — The United Nations has signed an action plan with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to ban the recruitment of children by the US-backed forces. During a ceremony on Saturday in Switzerland, Special Representative of the UN Secretary- ...

SDF and UN signed Action Plan to end recruitment of under 18

ANF - 2019-07-02 08:43
The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) signed an Action Plan with the United Nations to end and prevent the recruitment and use of children under the age of 18. ...

Bashur Self Defense Forces: Our purpose is to protect our people

ANF - 2019-07-01 13:52
Bashure Kurdistan Self Defense Forces: As a group of young people from Behdinan and Bradost, we organized ourselves to stand against the attacks against our region and to defeat the invasion. Our purpose is to protect our people and their gains. ...

SDF Hands Over IS Member to Italy

BAS News - 2019-06-30 00:58
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has handed over an Italian Islamic State (IS) member to the Italian government, a spokesperson confirmed on Saturday. Identified as Samir Bougana was handed over to Italy on Thursday over the country ...

SDF Captures Five IS Members

BAS News - 2019-06-27 00:56
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Wednesday that its counter-terrorism units were able to capture five Islamic State (IS) members in Manbij and Raqqa regions. "Counterterrorism units (YAT) arrested 5 members of Daesh’s sleepe ...

Organizing joint patrols to maintain the security and stability of Tabqa city

SDF Press - 2019-06-26 06:29
Tabqa – The military discipline units of the Syrian Democratic Forces continue to coordinate with the Internal Security Forces and conduct joint patrols in Tabqa city in order to maintain the safety and security of civilians and their property. The forces ...

Nechirvan Barzani sworn into office as the President of Kurdistan Region and General Commander of Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-12 15:42
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 10, 2019, Nechirvan Idris Mustafa Barzani took oath of office and was sworn as the newly-elected President of the Kurdistan Region and General Commander of the Peshmerga Forces during a the periodic meeting of ...