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“We are human shields against Erdogan’s tanks and mortars”

“We are human shields against Erdogan’s tanks and mortars”

ANF - 2019-08-12 17:53
The human shield activists say they don’t accept the invading Turkish state’s threats against North and East Syria and that they will resist to the end. ...
“We are human shields against Erdogan’s tanks and mortars” - ANF

Commander of Global Coalition in Iraq and Syria: “We are here to support and cooperate with the Peshmerga and will continue to do so.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-09-05 02:25
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga General Commander and Lieutenant-Colonel of the Coalition Forces in Iraq and Syria says, “We are here to support and cooperate with you and will continue to do so, in order to help the Peshmerga be prepared to face any ...

Human shield actions in Qandil and Bradost concluded

ANF - 2019-08-18 16:40
The human shield actions launched in Qandil and Bradost regions of South Kurdistan in response to the Turkish invasion attacks have been concluded. Activists said they will continue their actions in other forms. ...

Cizire Region Clans: We are ready for both peace and resistance

ANF - 2019-08-17 13:53
The Cizire Region Tribes and Clans Workshop in Qamishlo stressed that Turkish invasion will not be allowed and gave the message; “We are on the side of peace but we will resist if attacked”. ...

Human shield action in Serekaniye on day 6

ANF - 2019-08-13 18:41
The human shield action launched in Serekaniye against Turkey’s threats of invasion continues on day 6. ...

Swedish MP: We stand with Rojava against isolation

ANF - 2019-08-13 15:57
Swedish Social Democratic Party MP Kadir Kasirga protested the Turkish state’s invasion attempts and said, “We will stand with Rojava.” ...

"Muslim countries should stand against Turkey’s threats”

ANF - 2019-08-12 15:57
Religious scholar Heysem Xelil stressed the importance of resistance against the Turkish state’s threats of invasion and called on Muslim countries to stand against Turkey’s tyranny. ...

Human shields in Serekaniye: We will resist invasion to the end

ANF - 2019-08-12 15:38
The human shield action launched in Serekaniye against the Turkish state’s threats of invasion continues on day 5. Participants say they will resist the invasion to the end. ...

KCK: We will respond to KNK’s call and our people’s longings

ANF - 2019-08-11 17:22
KCK: We state that we will respond to the KNK's call and our people’s longings and promise that we are prepared to fulfill the requirements of this call. We will be showing this with all our attitudes and practices. ...

Women of Kobane on border vigil against Turkish invasion threats

ANF - 2019-08-11 14:25
Women from Kobane launched a vigil along the border against Turkey’s threats to invade North and East Syria. The women said: “We will stand against the attacks. We will defend our lands that were freed with the blood of our martyrs.” ...

Women of Gire Spi: We resist with the Democratic Nation project

ANF - 2019-08-11 13:16
Kongreya Star Gire Spi Coordination members visited the ongoing human shield action in Gire Spi and said they will resist the Turkish state’s invasion threats with the Democratic Nation project. ...

Thousands protest against Turkish invasion in Shehba

ANF - 2019-08-10 09:53
“We are ready for any sacrifice necessary to achieve a free and peaceful life against the occupation of the Turkish state and allied mercenaries,” said the women in Shehba region. ...

Women rally in Kobane, call for unity against threats of invasion

ANF - 2019-08-09 11:39
Women in North and East Syria are increasingly protesting against the Turkish state’s threats of invasion targeting the region. ...

Gire Spi Canton Co-chair: We are the true owners of these lands

ANF - 2019-08-06 15:48
Al-Abid spoke about the Turkish state’s claim that they will “return the region to its true owners” and said: “Anybody who migrated from the region can return. But if they want to return on top of Turkish tanks, we won’t accept that.” ...

Gire Spi youth: We are ready to stand against Turkey’s attacks

ANF - 2019-08-05 15:26
Gire Spi youth vowed to resist the Turkish state’s threats of invasion against North and East Syria. ...

PYD Hesen: We will resist any attack

ANF - 2019-07-26 10:54
PYD co-chair Shahoz Hesen said that they are for dialogue but will resist if the Turkish state attacks. ...

Human shield action reached day 42 in Kandil, 32 in Bradost

ANF - 2019-07-25 11:36
On 14 June a human shield action was launched in Kandil and on 24 June in Bradost to protest the attacks carried out by the invading Turkish state against Başur. ...

People of Shehba: We will resist against invaders

ANF - 2019-07-17 10:29
Turkish state has been bombing Shehba intensely in recent days, but the people say they won’t leave their villages despite Turkish state attacks and they will resist against invaders. ...