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Active struggle against ISIS mentality in Hol Camp

Active struggle against ISIS mentality in Hol Camp

ANF - 2019-09-11 14:30
An active struggle is waged for the total elimination of the ISIS mentality through the education projects and various activities in the Hol Camp in northern Syria. ...
Active struggle against ISIS mentality in Hol Camp - ANF

U.S.-led coalition says ‘good progress’ in north Syria buffer zone

E-Kurd - 2019-09-16 20:40
GIRE SPI, Syrian Kurdistan,— The US-led coalition said Sunday that “good progress” was being made in implementing a buffer zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria along the Turkish border. Turkey and the United States last month agreed on the ...

Women institutional delegation visited Hol Camp

ANF - 2019-09-16 08:47
A delegation from the Women's Committee of Northern and Eastern Syria visited the Hol camp to get information about the situation of women staying there. ...

Peshmerga martyrs photo exhibit at the 6th Infantry Brigade HQ

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-09-12 10:46
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga As an act of showing respect and pride to the always alive martyrs of Kurdish, MOPE’s 6th Infantry Brigade, hosted a photo exhibit of 21 martyrs from the brigade who sacrificed their lives in the fight against ISIS. At ...

Heyva Sor a Kurd expands health care at Hol Camp

ANF - 2019-09-10 17:20
The Kurdish Red Crescent is expanding health care at the Hol Camp. The infirmary will open new departments next week. More than 70,000 people live in the camp in northern Syria. ...

New investigation launched against HDP executives in Amed

ANF - 2019-09-09 08:53
The Diyarbakır Chief Public Prosecutor's Office launched an investigation against HDP Diyarbakır provincial and district organizations. ...

Resistance in Van: Day 21

ANF - 2019-09-08 20:03
Local associations participated in the 21 day of resistance against the trustees in Van. ...

Protest steps up against arms fair in London

ANF - 2019-09-08 18:04
The world's largest biennial weapons fair will take place in London on Tuesday. The International Defense and Security Equipment Fair has been protested for several weeks. On Saturday activists demanded to end selling arms to the Turkish state. ...

Demonstration in Munich against war profiteers of Daimler

ANF - 2019-09-08 14:32
As part of the international action days against the war in Kurdistan, various groups demonstrated in Munich against Mercedes. ...

Danish troops to be stationed in northern Syria

ANF - 2019-09-08 10:10
The US government welcomed the decision of the Danish government to station troops in northern Syria. ...

"Disarm Rheinmetall" protest culminates in a demonstration

ANF - 2019-09-07 15:32
At present, several hundred people are taking part in an anti-militarist camp in Lower Saxony. The camp has a major focus on international solidarity, the Kurdish struggle against oppression and internationalist efforts for support. ...

Turkey plans to resettle 1 million refugees in northern Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-09-07 03:29
ANKARA,— Turkey plans to resettle 1 million refugees in northern Syria and may reopen the route for migrants into Europe if it does not receive adequate international support for the plan, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday. Turkey, which hosts 3. ...

Iraqi youth killed by suspected ISIS members in Syrian displacement camp

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-05 23:59

Algemeiner: An Inside Look at the Struggle Against ISIS

Justice for Kurds - 2019-09-05 02:13
Below is an excerpt from Seth J. Frantzman’s After ISIS: America, Iran and the Struggle for the Middle East (Gefen Publishing, Jerusalem, 2019) After a short drive, past buildings and walls pockmarked with mortar fragments, we reached the berm. Using bull ...

U.S. and partner forces implement security mechanism in northeast Syria

CENTCOM - 2019-08-28 23:00
TAMPA, Fla. – The Syrian Democratic Forces, a Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve partner force in the fight against Daesh, completed the destruction of People’s Protection Unit, also known as YPG, fighting positions in northeast Syria ...

Warplanes strike near Turkish military post in northwest Syria

Reuters - 2019-08-28 17:52
Air strikes hit rebel positions near a Turkish military post in northwest Syria on Wednesday, where the Russia-backed army has waged a fierce offensive against rebels, according to activists and a senior Turkish security source. ...

Military councils to be stationed at Northern Syria border

ANF - 2019-08-24 19:32
As of today, local military councils will be stationed in the border area in northern Syria in place of the YPG/YPJ, according to SDF commander Hesen Qamişlo. ...

Pentagon says Syria safe zone agreement with Turkey will come in ‘stages’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
WASHINGTON,— An agreement between the United States and Turkey to establish a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria will be implemented gradually, with some operations beginning soon, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday. “We are curren ...

Turkey won’t tolerate U.S. delay over setting up a safe zone in Kurdish northern Syria: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
ANKARA,— Ankara will not tolerate any delay from the US over setting up a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Thursday. “They (the US) first need to be sincere and need to understand that Turkey won ...

Turkish drones start operating in Kurdish northern Syria: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 21:23
ISTANBUL,— Turkish drones have started operating in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria where Washington and Ankara have agreed to create a safe zone, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. Turkey and the United States agreed last week to s ...