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Civilians in northern Syria prepare for the worst

PRI - 2019-10-23 06:38
Displaced by war, Kurdish families are "preparing for the worst" as a five-day pause in fighting — during which skirmishes continued — ended Tuesday. ...

Turkey wants Syrian forces to leave border areas, aide says

Washington Post - 2019-10-20 06:28
A war monitor says Turkish-backed Syrian fighters crossed the border from Turkey and attacked a Kurdish-held town amid continued fighting nearly two days after a cease-fire was declared in northeast Syria ...

Kurds and Turkey blame each other over continued fighting on Syrian border

Irishtimes - 2019-10-19 22:40

The results of the 11th day of fighting and resistance in Northern Syria

SDF Press - 2019-10-19 15:48
Despite the ceasefire agreement, Turkish army and their mercenaries have continued their attacks along the border. Our forces have answered to these attacks over our right to legitimate self defense. Ras Al Ain After the the ceasefire agreement was reache ...

Kurdish forces, Turkey exchange blame for continued fighting

Washington Times - 2019-10-19 14:24
AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) - Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as the Kurds appealed to Vice President Mike Pence to enforce the deal. The Syrian De ...

Kurdish Forces, Turkey Exchange Blame for Continued Fighting - NBC New York

Nbcnewyork - 2019-10-19 13:52

Kurdish forces, Turkey exchange blame for continued fighting

Seattle Times - 2019-10-19 13:51
AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as the Kurds appealed to Vice President Mike Pence to enforce the deal. The Syrian De ...

Kurdish forces, Turkey exchange blame for continued fighting

News12 - 2019-10-19 13:11

Kurdish forces, Turkey exchange blame for continued fighting

NY1 - 2019-10-19 13:09

Kurdish children may be victims of possible chemical attack in Syria

CBS News - 2019-10-19 01:01
Fighting in Syria continued, despite a ceasefire deal maded between the U.S. and Turkey. Meanwhile, Kurdish children may be victims of a possible chemical attack. Charlie D'Agata reports from Iraq. ...

Trump claims ceasefire resumes after continued fighting

CBS News - 2019-10-18 21:03
The president also claimed the Kurds were "very happy about the way things are going" ...

Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of violating cease-fire

Los Angeles Times - 2019-10-18 18:14
Fighting continued Friday morning in a northeast Syrian border town at the center of the fight between Turkey and Kurdish forces, despite a U.S.-brokered cease-fire that went into effect overnight. ...

Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire

FOX News - 2019-10-18 17:53
Fighting continued Friday in and around a northeast Syrian border town at the center of the fight between Turkey and Kurdish forces, despite a U.S.-brokered cease-fire that went into effect overnight. ...

Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire

Washington Post - 2019-10-18 10:37
Associated Press journalists are seeing continued fighting in a Syrian town at center of the fight between Turkey and Kurdish forces, despite a US-brokered cease-fire ...

Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire

Seattle Times - 2019-10-18 08:53
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Associated Press journalists are seeing continued fighting in a Syrian town at the center of the fight between Turkey and Kurdish forces, despite a U.S.-brokered cease-fire. Shelling and smoke could be seen around Ras al-Ayn on Frid ...

Aid delivered to Syria's Ghouta amid renewed violence

Rûdaw - 2018-03-09 20:57
The ICRC said close-range fighting continued despite security guarantees ...

Fighting in resistance of the time bearing name of his brother who was martyredin Kobani

ANHA - 2018-02-08 10:09
the spirit of patriotism created in them, and walked on the road to love and defend the homeland, each one of these brothers continued the path that brings freedom and dignity to the homeland. ...

5 members of Turkish occupation army were killed, 6 injured, fighting continued

ANHA - 2018-02-03 12:45
AFRIN – 5 members of the Turkish occupation army were killed and 6 others were wounded in Ali Kara village, in Bulbula district, amid continuing clashes in the area. (H/S) ANHA ...

Iraqi PM Abadi congratulates troops on ‘big victory’ in Mosul

E-Kurd - 2017-07-07 14:31
MOSUL,— Iraq’s prime minister on Tuesday congratulated his fighters on “the big victory in Mosul” – even as fighting with Islamic State militants continued in Mosul’s Old City neighborhood where Iraqi forces are about 250 meters from the Tigris River and ...

Syrian army pushing back insurgent offensive, military source says

Reuters - 2017-03-25 10:57
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria's army and its allies retook a village near Hama on Saturday, a Syrian military source said, as the government tries to turn back a major insurgent offensive, but bitter fighting continued, a war monitor said. ...

Turkey-backed rebels kill 68 IS terrorists in Syria

Waar Media - 2016-12-24 19:24
Waar, Duhok: Turkey-backed rebels killed at least 68 Islamic State terrorists in northern Syria overnight, the Turkish army said on Saturday, as fighting around al-Bab town continued to rage. The rebels, supported by Turkish troops and warplanes, have lai ...

Iraqi forces clear Mosul buildings after advances, IS attacks

E-Kurd - 2016-11-06 20:17
MOSUL,— Iraqi special forces are clearing buildings in neighborhoods they entered in eastern Mosul a day earlier, after pushing out Islamic State militants in their drive to take back the city. Fighting continued Saturday morning, with both sides firing m ...

Kirkuk: Fighting between IS, Peshmerga continues for second day

Waar Media - 2016-10-22 15:37
Waar, Duhok: Islamic State’s Friday assault on targets in and around the city of Kirkuk continued Saturday after a day a night of heavy clashes amid an ongoing operation by Iraqi and Kurdish forces to recapture Mosul city. Waar correspondent in Kirkuk rep ...

Syrian army repel armed opposition’s advance in Aleppo

Aranews - 2016-08-16 01:41
ALEPPO – Syrian troops repelled a rebel advance near Aleppo on Monday, forcing opposition forces to retreat from positions they seized a day earlier as heavy fighting continued in the country’s largest city. The rebel assault on Sunday targeted army posit ...

ISIS takes civilians hostage in Syrian town

Aranews - 2016-08-10 06:39
ARA News MANBIJ – Radical group of the Islamic State (ISIS) is holding hundreds of civilians hostage in a Syrian town north of Aleppo province, where heavy fighting continued Tuesday between the group and Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). Omar a ...

Al-Qaeda shot down Syrian warplane, captured pilot in Aleppo

Aranews - 2016-04-06 03:24
ARA News ALEPPO – Amid continued fighting between rebel factions and Syrian regime’s army, Islamist fighters of the Nusra Front (Syria’s branch of al-Qaeda) shot down a regime warplane in Syria’s northern province of Aleppo, local sources reported on Tues ...

Russia, U.S. meet to discuss elusive Syria ceasefire

Aranews - 2016-02-20 05:32
US and Russian officials met Friday to discuss an elusive ceasefire in Syria, as fighting on the ground continued with Kurdish-led forces seizing a key town from the ISIS group. The truce under discussion was meant to begin Friday, but has failed to mater ...

Syrian army presses Aleppo attack as U.N. envoy meets government

Waarmedia - 2016-02-02 22:48
Waar, Duhok: The Syrian army threatened rebel supply lines into the northern city of Aleppo on Tuesday as a U.N. envoy met government representatives to try to advance peace talks rendered almost impossible by the continued fighting. A rebel commander tol ...

Fighting rages in N. Iraq after IS counter-attack

Kurd Press - 2015-01-12 08:09
Three Kurdish officers reported continued clashes with IS on Sunday, one day after the deaths, near Gwer, a town some 40 kilometers southwest of the autonomous Kurdish region's capital Erbil. ...

Fighting in Kobanê continues for the 83rd day

ANF - 2014-12-07 12:57
YPG (People's Defense Units) has reported in a written statement that attack by ISIS gangs aiming to occupy the Kobanê town of West Kurdistan, Rojava, continued for the 83rd day. Accordin ...

YPG: 42 gang members killed in Kobanê

ANF - 2014-11-24 16:07
YPG (People's Defense Units) Press Centre has reported in today's statement about the ongoing fighting in Kobanê that the attacks of ISIS gangs aiming to occupy the town continued on the ...

Clashes continue on two fronts of Kobanê

ANF - 2014-11-23 16:45
YPG (People's Defense Units) Press Centre has reported in today's statement about the ongoing fighting in Kobanê that the attacks of ISIS gangs aiming to occupy the town continued on the ...

YPG launches operation in Kobanê

ANF - 2014-10-17 12:09
Clashes between ISIS gangs and YPG/YPJ(People's/Women's Protection Units) fighters continued in some neighborhoods of Kobanê last night. Fierce fighting erupted after YPG/YPJ fighters ...

Fighting in Kobanê continued all night long

Hawar News - 2014-10-09 13:02

Fighting in Kobanê continued all night long

ANF - 2014-10-09 10:04
Clashes between ISIS gangs attacking Kobanê and YPG/YPJ fighters protecting the town and the people have continued at all three fronts all night long. According to the reports by ANHA news ag ...

UN Calls for South Sudan Peace as Talks Begin

Peyamner - 2014-01-02 09:44
PNA - As negotiators from South Sudan's two warring sides arrived in Ethiopia for peace talks, a UN official urged both forces to bring the world's newest country "back from the brink." Fighting continued in Bor, a gateway city to the capital of Juba, th ...
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