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Turkish attacks against Rojava protested in Nancy

ANF - 2019-12-07 15:40
The invasion and genocide attacks carried out by the Turkish state in Northern and Eastern Syria were protested in Nancy, France. ...

The village of Ali Bajli in Gire Spi protests Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-12-07 15:40
People took to the streets in the village of Ali Bajli in Girê Spî to protest the Turkish state attacks on Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

U.S. Forces reset in Syria, ISIS struggles to re-form

CENTCOM - 2019-12-05 23:00
U.S. forces are reset and repostured in Eastern Syria and have restarted operations with the Syrian Democratic Forces aimed at defeating ISIS, Army Lt. Gen. Robert White, the commander of Combined Joint Operation Inherent Resolve, said last week in Baghda ...

The outcome of combat operations in northern and eastern Syria within 24 hours

SDF Press - 2019-12-05 20:58
Haskah The Turkish invasion army and its mercenaries attacked the front of our fighters and residential areas around the village of Arbaeen. Ain Issa The Turkish military’s terrorist factions continued their invasive movements on the M4 international road ...

Demo to boycott tourism in Turkey in Biel

ANF - 2019-12-05 10:39
A protest against the massacres and the occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria carried out by Turkey was held in Biel, Switzerland. Activists called on people to boycott holidays in Turkey as well as Turkish products. ...

Autonomous Administration: Russia should play more active role

ANF - 2019-11-28 08:44
The Department of Foreign Relations of the Autonomous Administration of Northern and Eastern Syria said that the Turkish attacks continued despite the agreements with Russia and urged Russia to actively play the role of guarantor. ...

Turkey stalls NATO′s Russia defense plans for eastern Europe over Syria | News | DW | 27.11.2019

DW - 2019-11-27 20:38

Turkey will not resume military operations in north-eastern Syria - The National

Thenational - 2019-11-25 17:53

War Veterans Federation appeals on women to join 25 Nov. demos

ANF - 2019-11-24 11:39
The Federation of War Veterans of Northern and Eastern Syria called for active participation in the events to take place on 25 November, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women in the spirit of Hevrîn, Amara and Avesta. ...

Occitania donates 100,000 euros to Rojava

ANF - 2019-11-23 18:52
The region of Occitania in southern France is donating 100,000 euros for medical care for people in north-eastern Syria. ...

Steadying the New Status Quo in Syria’s North East

The International Crisis Group - 2019-11-21 20:11
A tumultuous month in north-eastern Syria has left a tense standoff among the regime, Turkey and the YPG, mediated by Russia and, to some degree, still the U.S. All parties should respect the ceasefire as the regime and YPG negotiate more stable long-ter ...

UK to repatriate first citizens from north-eastern Syria - BBC News

BBC - 2019-11-21 18:19

Women’s Council of NE Syria presents report on Turkish war crimes

ANF - 2019-11-21 14:40
The United Nations should establish a commission of inquiry and investigate the violations of the Turkish army and its members in Northern and Eastern Syria, said the Women’s Council of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Protest in Marseille against Turkish attacks on NE Syria

ANF - 2019-11-20 22:07
An action was organized in front of the European Parliament Representation in Marseille to protest the attacks against Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Kurds Deny Reports of Meeting with Syrian Regime

BAS News - 2019-11-20 21:54
ERBIL - The Self-Administration of Northern and Eastern Syria has denied the reports claiming that the Kurds had met with the Syrian regime to discuss the Turkish incursion into the country. RT cited two sources from the Kurdish administration as saying ...

Confusion marks US role in north-eastern Syria | Gregory Aftandilian | MEO

Middle East Online - 2019-11-19 16:29

The outcome of combat operations for day 39 in northern and eastern Syria within 24 hours

SDF Press - 2019-11-17 20:51
The Turkish invasion army and its terrorist factions continue to attack with heavy weapons and drones. Tal Tamer In order to conquer new areas, Turkish invasion army drones continued to fly over the entire front line. Ain Issa The Turkish army invaded hea ...

Australians held action in a church in solidarity with Rojava

ANF - 2019-11-17 17:00
Australians gathered in a church to express solidarity with Kurdish people and Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Universities and city councils in Italy condemned Turkish attacks

ANF - 2019-11-17 15:38
Universities and city councils in Italy approved motions to condemn the Turkish attacks against Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

German Greens Party calls for sanctions against Turkey

ANF - 2019-11-17 15:08
The Greens have demanded sanctions against NATO partner Turkey because of its war of invasion against Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Sassoli: Killings of civilians and prisoners are war crimes

ANF - 2019-11-17 08:06
Professor Marco Sassoli, an expert in international humanitarian law, said that Turkey in Northern and Eastern Syria is acting in violation of international law. ...

Demos in Europe against Turkish occupation of NE Syria

ANF - 2019-11-16 18:06
Protests against the Turkish occupation attacks in Northern and Eastern Syria were held on Saturday in several cities in France, Germany, Britain and the Netherlands. ...

From Sweden to Australia Kurds speak out for Rojava

ANF - 2019-11-15 15:35
In Sweden and Australia Kurds took to the streets against the attacks carried out by Turkey in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Turkish invasion of Rojava protested at Paris university

ANF - 2019-11-14 17:06
Kurdish students protested the Turkish occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria with an action in solidarity with the peoples of Rojava at a Paris university. ...

Turkish attacks against NE Syria protested in Basel and Bern

ANF - 2019-11-13 18:35
The invasion and genocide attacks carired out by the Turkish state and its mercenaries against Northern and Eastern Syria were protested in Basel and Bern, Switzerland. ...

US Wants to Create 'Quasi-state' in Syria: Russia

BAS News - 2019-11-12 20:16
ERBIL - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov revealed on Tuesday that the US wants to create a 'quasi-state' in Syria, accusing it of attempting to separate the Middle Eastern country from its oil. Lavrov made the remarks at the second Paris Peace Foru ...

US sends Bradley fighting vehicles to eastern Syria - Task & Purpose

Taskandpurpose - 2019-11-12 20:14

People in Northern Syria marched against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-11-12 17:27
The invasions of Northern and Eastern Syria carried out by the Turkish state and its mercenaries were protested in Til Berak, Amûdê and Til Hemis, in the province of Qamishlo. ...

“Turkey responsible for Qamishlo attack and murder of priest"

ANF - 2019-11-12 13:16
The Autonomous Administration of Northern and Eastern Syria holds the Turkish state responsible for the bloody attack in Qamishlo and for the murder of Armenian Catholic priest Hovsep Petoyan and his father Abraham Petoyan. ...

Nearly 600 US Forces to Stay in Syria: Pentagon

BAS News - 2019-11-11 23:26
ERBIL - Washington has decided to keep around 600 US forces in Syria despite President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw his country's troops from the Middle Eastern country, the Pentagon said on Sunday. "There will be less than 1,000 for sure," said G ...

Committee established to document Turkey war crimes

ANF - 2019-11-11 08:34
Jurists in Northern and Eastern Syria established a committee to document the war crimes carried out by the Turkish state. ...

Manbij: Victory belongs to those resisting

ANF - 2019-11-10 19:07
In the northern Syrian town of Abu Qalqal in the southeast of Manbij, hundreds of people have demonstrated against the Turkish invasion of northern and eastern Syria. ...

Demos to support Rojava in Bremen, Kassel, Graz and Rome

ANF - 2019-11-10 11:30
Protests against the Turkish aggression of Northern and Eastern Syria were held in the German cities of Bremen and Kassel, the Austrian city of Graz and the capital of Italy, Rome. ...

How many Syrian rebels have died fighting Turkey’s war in eastern Syria?

Jerusalem Post - 2019-11-08 11:50
Turkey’s TRT says that the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan “hinted at the formation of a new army in Syria to help secure the territory gained” and that it would “secure the area from the YPG/PYD. ...

Several Protesters Against Turkish Army’s Attack on Rojava Sentenced to Prison, Detention

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-05 02:01
Dozens of protesters were arrested during a rally in Orumiyeh on 12 October in protest of the Turkish army’s attack on northern and eastern Syria (Rojava). Two of these protesters have been… The post Several Protesters Against Turkish Army’s Attack on Ro ...

How Syria’s last rebels are being destroyed in Turkey’s operation - analysis

Jerusalem Post - 2019-11-04 19:54
The bizarre tragedy of the ‘revolutionaries’ who once fought Assad – now being sent to attack Kurds in eastern Syria – has played out over many years. ...

"Everywhere is Rojava - Everywhere is resistance"

ANF - 2019-11-02 22:19
On the occasion of World Rojava Day, thousands of people in Northern and Eastern Syria protested against the invasion of Turkey in violation of international law. The central slogan was: "Everywhere is Rojava - Everywhere is resistance". ...

Syria Crisis: Trump Says "I Like Oil"

BAS News - 2019-11-02 14:33
ERBIL - As speaking to reporters on the latest developments in Syria, US President Donald Trump frankly said that "I like oil," and that Washington's plan is to secure the oilfields in the Middle Eastern country. The US top official has reaffirmed that W ...

Two YPJ fighters martyred in northern Syria

ANF - 2019-11-01 19:03
YPJ announced the names of two of their fighters who have fallen in resistance to Turkey's invasion in northern and eastern Syria. ...

US House passes sanctions bill against Turkey

Green Left Weekly - 2019-11-01 17:59
Turkey's war on Rojava Issue 1243 United States sanctions against Turkey November 1, 2019 The United States House of Representatives approved a bill to impose sanctions on Turkey over its military operation in Northern and Eastern Syria on October 30. Th ...

US military returns to Syria to protect oil fields; Kurdish leader accuses Turkey of 'continuing its war'

FOX News - 2019-11-01 10:27
U.S. military forces have returned to eastern Syria, weeks after President Trump ordered the complete withdrawal of American troops from the area. ...

Actions to boycott tourism in Turkey held in Stockholm

ANF - 2019-11-01 09:50
Kurds and their friends carried out a serious of actions in Stockholm to support Rojava and boycott Turkey for its attacks on Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Biel and St Gallen protested Turkish attacks against NE Syria

ANF - 2019-11-01 08:27
Protests against the Turkish occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria were held in Biel and St Gallen in Switzerland. ...

Carolina Army Guard troops move into eastern Syria with Bradley Fighting Vehicles - U.S. - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-10-31 23:15

Rally in Giessen against Turkish invasion of Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-31 08:09
Kurds living in and around Giessen, Germany, protested against the Turkish state's invasion and genocide attacks in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Silent action in Giessen against Turkish attacks

ANF - 2019-10-30 10:03
The Turkish state's invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria was protested with a 'silent action' in Giessen. ...

Turkish occupation of Rojava protested in Esslingen

ANF - 2019-10-29 08:50
A protest against the Turkish state invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria was protested in the city of Esslingen, Germany. ...

Thousands in London demanded end of Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-10-28 11:02
On Sunday, thousands gathered in front of the BBC building in London answering the call of the People's Assembly to protest Turkish occupation attacks on northern and eastern Syria. ...

Call for participation in Berlin rally for Rojava on 2 November

ANF - 2019-10-27 17:37
Under the motto "Stop the War - Solidarity with Rojava" a nationwide demonstration against the invasion of Turkey in Northern and Eastern Syria contrary to international law will take place on 2 November in Berlin. ...

ITI: “Stop Turkey's war of aggression in North-East Syria”

ANF - 2019-10-27 16:02
"Immediate action with tangible consequences is needed to stop this madness! We call on all cultural workers to actively and loudly oppose the war in north-eastern Syria," said ITI representatives. ...

Russia decries US decision to secure oil fields in eastern Syria

Al Jazeera - 2019-10-27 01:26
Russia calls US move 'banditry' amid deal with Turkey to accelerate Syrian gov't deployment in Kurdish-held area. ...

Russia says U.S. presence in Syria illegal, protects oil smugglers

E-Kurd - 2019-10-26 16:27
MOSCOW,— Russia’s defense ministry on Saturday attacked U.S. plans to maintain and boost the American military presence in eastern Syria as “international state banditry” motivated by a desire to protect oil smugglers and not by real security concerns. U ...

Demos for Rojava in Emmerich, Toulouse, Milan and Vienna

ANF - 2019-10-26 10:07
Demonstrations against the Turkish attacks on Northern and Eastern Syria were held in Emmerich, Toulouse, Milan and Vienna. ...

Stockholm sends solidarity message to Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-26 09:28
Demonstrations in Stockholm have been going on since day one of the invasion launched by the Turkish state against Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Protests in Europe against Turkish invasion of Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-26 08:49
Demos and actions are held all over Europe to protest the Turkish invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Esper: US troops, armored vehicles going to Syria oil fields

Washington Post - 2019-10-25 16:45
Pentagon chief Mark Esper says the U.S. will leave more American troops and armored vehicles in eastern Syria to help prevent Islamic State militants from gaining access to oil fields controlled by U.S.-allied Syrian Kurds ...

Serêkaniyê people: We will go back home - there is no alternative

ANF - 2019-10-25 15:50
Around 200,000 people have been displaced from their homes since the beginning of the invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ANF correspondent Ersin Çaksu has spoken with some of them. Many have found shelter in schools, empty courtyards and mosques." ...

US sends more troops to north-eastern Syria to protect oil fields from Islamic State, Kurds pull out - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-10-25 08:31

Solidarity with Rojava continues in Europe

ANF - 2019-10-25 07:47
Demos and actions are held all over Europe to protest the Turkish invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Pentagon Chief Blames Turkey for Putting US in "Terrible Situation"

BAS News - 2019-10-24 21:12
ERBIL - US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper blamed Turkey on Thursday for putting the US and its Kurdish allies in a "terrible situation" in Syria and Europe by invading the Middle Eastern country and renewing Adana Pact with Russia. The Pentagon chief ma ...

Turkey’s war crimes to be submitted to concerned authorities

ANF - 2019-10-24 20:14
The self-administration of northern and eastern Syria said they hold the Turkish regime and its President Erdogan for the war crimes committed by his mercenaries against civilians. ...

SDF Welcomes Germany's Plan for 'Int. Safe Zone' in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-24 19:33
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has welcomed a plan by Germany to establish an 'international safe zone' in Syria in hopes of defusing the tensions in the Middle Eastern country. German Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer e ...

Demos in Europe against Turkish invasion of NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-24 17:12
Demos and actions are held everywhere in Europe to protest the Turkish invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Kurds unable to unite against Turkey’s aggression

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-10-24 17:02
Turkish products sold in Iraqi Kurdistan can be recognized by a barcode starting with the numbers 868 or 869. These make it easier for Kurds to boycott Turkish products in protest against Turkey’s invasion of north-eastern Syria on 9 October 2019. Or does ...

Turkish invasion protested in Hildesheim and Bordeaux

ANF - 2019-10-23 12:07
Protests against the occupation carried out by the Turkish state in Northern and Eastern Syria were protested in Hildesheim, Germany, and Bordeaux, France. ...

German cities protested against Turkish occupation of NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-23 09:30
In many cities of Germany, Kurds took to the streets to protest against the Turkish invasion of Norther and Eastern Syria. ...

Action in Zurich to protest Turkish invasion of NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-23 09:09
An action was organised in Zurich to protest the Turkish invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Five SDF fighters laid to rest in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-10-22 08:52
Five SDF fighters who fell martyr during the Honor Resistance against the Turkish occupation attacks against Northern and Eastern Syria were buried with a crowded ceremony in Kobanê. ...

Germany Recommends 'Int. Security Zone' in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-22 00:12
ERBIL - Germany has recommended an international security zone in Syria, arguing that the current situation in the Middle Eastern country "requires a stronger European initiative." During an exclusive interview with DW on Monday evening, German Defense M ...

U.S. could leave 200 troops inside Syria with Kurds

CBS News - 2019-10-21 16:52
U.S. troops that President Trump said were coming home from Syria are instead moving into Iraq. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the soldiers will continue fighting ISIS. He also said that some of those troops would be left in eastern Syria to protect oi ...

Dobbins and Martini: US, Turkey, Syria: What is possible (and impossible) for the Kurds now

FOX News - 2019-10-21 16:45
The real choices before the Trump administration in eastern Syria were: staying indefinitely; preparing an orderly exit, thereby opening the way for the return of the Syrian state and its allies; or leaving suddenly without warning. The administration ult ...

US May Leave Some Troops to Protect Oilfields in Syria: Pentagon Chief

BAS News - 2019-10-21 14:20
ERBIL — Some US troops could stay in Syria to protect the oilfields in eastern part of the country despite Washington’s decision to withdraw, said US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper on Monday. “We presently have troops in a couple of cities … right near ...

Lisbon in solidarity with Rojava against Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-10-21 13:21
Actions to defend northern and eastern Syria from the genocidal invasion of the Turkish State continue all around the world. ...

Protest in Scandicci against Turkish attacks

ANF - 2019-10-21 11:05
A demo was organised in Scandicci, Florence, against the Turkish invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Thousands took to the streets all over Europe

ANF - 2019-10-21 08:43
Kurds and their friends protested the occupation carried out by Turkey against Northern and Eastern Syria in many cities across Europe. ...

Özdemir: EU should apply stronger sanctions on Turkey

ANF - 2019-10-20 11:32
Hamburg Parliament Die Linke co-chair Cansu Özdemir said the EU should apply stronger sanctions on Turkey for its brutal attack against Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

From Cyprus to Finland: Stop the assault on Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-20 10:31
Demos against Turkish attempt of invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria were held in Paphos (Cyprus), Helsinki and La Rochelle. ...

Hamburg, Kassel and Giessen say stop Turkish invasion attempt

ANF - 2019-10-20 10:05
Kurds and their friends protesting the invasion and genocide attacks carried out by the Turkish state against Northern and Eastern Syria in Hamburg, Kassel and Giessen in Germany. ...

Amsterdam protested the Turkish invasion attempt of NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-20 09:36
A demonstration was held in Amsterdam to protest the Turkish invasion attack against Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Florence and Turin marched in solidarity with NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-20 09:19
Protest marches against the invasion carried out by Turkey against Northern and Eastern Syria were organised in Florence and Turin. ...

Thousands marched in Paris against NE Syria occupation

ANF - 2019-10-20 08:39
A demonstration was held in Paris to protest the invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria carried out by the Turkish state. ...

Action at Marignane Airport

ANF - 2019-10-19 10:40
Kurdish youth and an internationalist group have held a protest at Marignane airport in the south of France against the Turkish occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

French cities mobilised in solidarity with NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-19 09:50
The Turkish invasion and genocide attacks in Northern and Eastern Syria were protested by Kurds in the areas of Avignon, Grenoble, Villier le Bel and Rouen in France. ...

Women block Turkish Airlines check-in in Berlin

ANF - 2019-10-18 17:22
Activists all over the world are protesting the Turkish invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

What are Turkey-U.S. 'joint patrols' in eastern Syria and why they matter - World News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-10-18 15:41

Protest in Hannover to condemn Turkish use of chemical weapons

ANF - 2019-10-18 13:29
Protest in Hannover to condemn Turkish use of chemical weapons against civilians in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Donald Trump announces sanctions on Turkey for offensive in North-Eastern Syria

France24 - 2019-10-18 12:21

Syria regime kills 6 civilians in new attack on Eastern Ghouta – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-18 01:23

People tried to reach Serêkaniyê to support the Resistance

ANF - 2019-10-17 18:48
People trying to go to Serêkaniyê from Til Temir to support the resistance against the Turkish invasion attacks in Northern and Eastern Syria were prevented from doing so. ...

Thousands marched in Manbij against Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-10-17 18:19
Thousands protested the Turkish state's invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria in Manbij. ...

IS strikes as Turkey attacks northeast Syria

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-10-17 13:04
As the Turkish attack on north-eastern Syria began on the afternoon of 9 October 2019, with air strikes in and around the city of Ras al-Ayn, another enemy reminded the Kurdish-Arab forces of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) that it has not been fully d ...

Labour leader Corby: Turkish invasion must end

ANF - 2019-10-17 11:38
UK Labor Party leader and main opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told a television program that the "invasion or Northern and Eastern Syria carried out by Turkey must be stopped." ...

Turkish use of chemical weapons protested in Germany

ANF - 2019-10-17 10:32
The occupation attacks carried out by the Turkish state against Northern and Eastern Syria were protested in many cities of Germany. ...

13 people detained in Adana for posting about Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-10-17 10:20
13 people were detained in Adana for the posts they shared on social media against the Turkish occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

FARC condemned Turkish invasion attempt of NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-17 10:10
The National Political Council of the Colombian political party FARC condemned the Turkish invasion attempt of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Demos in Australia, Scotland, Greece, France and Netherlands

ANF - 2019-10-17 09:37
Kurds and their friends living in Europe protested the Turkish state's invasion and genocide attacks against Northern and Eastern Syria in many cities. ...

KCK's Ok: The winners will be the Kurds - Part 2

ANF - 2019-10-17 09:03
KCK (Kurdistan Communities Union) Executive Council Member Sabri Ok evaluated the Turkish state's invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria during the program Rojeva Welat on Stêrk TV on Tuesday evening. ...

Turkish attacks protested in Lausanne and Basel

ANF - 2019-10-17 07:14
The invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria carried out by the Turkish state and its mercenaries were protested in the Swiss cities of Lausanne and Basel. ...

Protests against Turkish attacks in Den Haag and Marseille

ANF - 2019-10-16 08:53
The Turkish state attacks against Northern and Eastern Syria were protested in Den Haag and Marseille. ...

Turkish invasion protested in 4 German cities

ANF - 2019-10-16 08:27
The invasion carried out by Turkey and its mercenaries in Northern and Eastern Syria was protested in 4 German cities. ...
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