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Over 40 ISIS members now part of Turkish-backed forces in Afrin

Over 40 ISIS members now part of Turkish-backed forces in Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-09 08:53
“Some of these individuals work in direct cooperation with the Turkish intelligence services (MIT), and all are part of a chain of command reaching directly to Ankara and president Recep Tayip Erdogan.” ...
Over 40 ISIS members now part of Turkish-backed forces in Afrin - ANF

Victim of vile torture in Afrin speaks out

ANF - 2019-08-14 13:41
Civilian M.E. was abducted by Turkish soldiers and their allied gangs in Afrin and subjected to vile torture for 3 months. ...

US delegation in Urfa as part of preparations for “safe zone”

ANF - 2019-08-12 18:45
The Turkish regime announced that a delegation from the US has arrived in Urfa as part of discussions on a safe zone in the north of Syria. ...

HBDH claims the action against Turkish military convoy in Konya

ANF - 2019-08-12 11:50
HBDH announced that the action which targeted a Turkish military convoy in Konya province in central Anatolia was carried out by their forces. ...

Summoned a 75-year-old citizen to the headquarters of the Sanandaj Intelligence Bureau

Kurdpa - 2019-08-10 06:20
Kurdpa Agency: A member of the Kurdistan Qur'an School Council was summoned to the headquarters of the Sanandaj Intelligence Bureau. ...

Kurdish forces attack Turkish military base in Afrin, injure two

Rûdaw - 2019-08-09 19:10

Clash in Shera, reconnaissance flights in Shehba

ANF - 2019-08-08 00:30
Fighting erupted during the attack of Turkish-backed gangs on villages in Shera, Afrin. At least 7 mercenaries were reported killed. ...

Turkish-backed militias torture disabled civilian in Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-07 10:50
Turkish-backed terrorists abducted Munîr Rifat Hemo, a disabled man, and broke both his legs. ...

HRE: 13 Turkish-backed terrorists killed in Mare and Sherawa

ANF - 2019-08-06 18:25
HRE announced that 13 Turkish-backed terrorists have been killed in a series of actions carried out by their forces in Mare and Sherawa. ...

The work of the municipal slaughterhouse in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-08-05 21:50
Raqqa – The opening of the municipal slaughterhouse in Raqqa city after rehabilitation efforts and putting it into service aims at reducing indiscriminate slaughter throughout the city, monitoring the health status of slaughterable animals, distributing m ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Attends the Football Match Between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-05 19:14
On August 4th 2019, the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani attended the football match between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia as part of the West Asian Football Federarion Championship at Franso Hariri Stadium in Erbil. The match was won by Kuw ...

Security Zone as part of Turkish expansionist policy

ANF - 2019-08-05 11:32
The Turkish state continues to threaten with an occupation of northern and eastern Syria. Today, a US military delegation will hold talks in Turkey on the "security zone". ...

Second woman lost her child in Maxmur camp because of the embargo

ANF - 2019-08-03 17:02
Another woman lost her baby because of the embargo imposed on Maxmur Refugees camp by the KDP in cooperation with the Turkish state. ...

Arrest of a Kurdish activism in Marivan

Kurdpa - 2019-08-03 01:20
Kurdpa Agency: Intelligence forces raided the personal home of a Kurdish activism in Marivan and arrested her. ...

KESK march to Ankara left Batman

ANF - 2019-07-30 10:46
KESK (the Confederation of Public Workers Union) is marching from four different part of the country to bring their demands to Ankara. ...

Completion of 80% of Al Nour Street illuminate project

SDF Press - 2019-07-27 21:47
Raqqa – In cooperation with the Future Makers Group, the People’s Municipality is continuing to complete a project to illuminate Al Nour Street, west of Raqqa, which runs from Al-Ikhzar roundabout to the Children’s Hospital on Aleppo International Road. I ...

Peace in Kurdistan calls on the UN to act and defend Maxmur

ANF - 2019-07-27 09:00
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign called on the UN, its member states and all its institutions and agencies to fulfil their duties and take action to enforce the law by holding Turkey to account for its actions. ...

Commander of Italian Forces in Kurdistan visited the Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-26 03:19
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 22, 2019, General Forteza, Commander of Italian Forces in Erbil, and Colonel Levato, Commander of KTCC, visited the Ministry of Peshmerga and met with Major-General Qaraman Kamal, Peshmerga Deputy Chief-of-Pesh ...

“Turkey wants to revive ISIS with the ‘safe zone’ excuse”

ANF - 2019-07-23 15:31
Politician Sikri Hemo said the Turkish state aims to transfer out their domestic crisis and to revive ISIS with the “safe zone” they are attempting to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Mazloum Abdi meets with the Commander of the Central Region of the US Army in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 13:39
News Center – The General commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces Mazloum Abdi met with the Commander of Central Region of the Central Command of the US Army in the Middle East Kenneth McKenzie and discussed several points which were as the following: S ...

The verdict of a Kurdish citizen has increased in the appeals court with the pressure of the Ministry of Intelligence

Kurdpa - 2019-07-15 14:33
Kurdpa Agency: The verdict of a Kurdish citizen from Piranshahr with the pressure of the Ministry of Intelligence increased in the Urmia Appeal Court. ...