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Turkey Continues Attacking Kurdish-held Areas: SDF

BAS News - 2019-12-14 22:59
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has accused Turkey of continuing its attacks on the Kurdish-held areas, saying that a number of US-backed Kurdish fighters were killed recently. The SDF said that the Turkish bombardments on the town ...

Kurdish Forces' Withdrawal from Syrian-Turkish Border Completed: Russia

BAS News - 2019-12-13 18:42
ERBIL - Russia has said that the withdrawal of the Kurdish forces from the Syrian-Turkish border has been completed. "We continue to implement the memorandum of October 22 focusing on the area east of the Euphrates River in conjunction with Ankara," Mari ...

Kurdish-led forces bust ISIS human smuggling ring in north Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-13 14:09

Russia says Kurdish forces withdrawn from Syrian-Turkish border

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-13 09:21

Kurdish-led forces target ISIS smuggling network in Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-12 22:07

Turkey says Kurdish forces emptied Islamic State prison in northeast Syria - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-12-12 10:43

US Senate committee approves Turkey sanctions bill

Kathimerini - 2019-12-12 07:42
Kurdish fighters in Syria, who until recently were fighting alongside American forces against Islamic ...

US Senate Committee Approves Sanctions Bill Against Turkey

BAS News - 2019-12-12 00:09
ERBIL - A US Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday approved a sanctions bill to be imposed on Turkey over the country's offensive against the Kurdish forces in Syria and Ankara's purchase of Russia's S-400. The committee voted by 18-4 to send t ...

SDF Encourages Arab Tribes Not to Join Syrian Regime

BAS News - 2019-12-11 20:45
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has encouraged the Arab tribes not to join the Syrian regime, as ties between the Kurdish fighters and Damascus have begun to deteriorate. The general commander of the SDF, Mazlum Abdi, held a meetin ...

Turkey’s bid to get Syrian Kurdish forces branded terrorists unrealistic | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-11 16:31

Turkey’s plan to settle Syrian refugees in Kurdish northern region ‘dangerous’: SDF

E-Kurd - 2019-12-11 15:06
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The commander of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), General Mazloum Abdi Kobani, has said the settlement of a million Syrian refugees in the Kurdish northeastern part of the country now controlled by Turkey is “d ...

IS Attacks Iraqi Police in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-12-10 22:02
ERBIL - The jihadists of the Islamic State (IS) carried out an attack on the Iraqi federal police forces in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk on Tuesday night. A police source told Kurdistan 24 that the incident occurred near the village of Hatin l ...

Identity of 156 Detainees of Over 1000 Kurdish Civilians of November Protests Revealed

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-12-10 02:46
Security forces have detained hundreds of protesters in various cities since mass protests shook Iran following skyrocketing petrol prices, local sources in Sanandaj, Marivan, Kermanshah, Javanrud, Ilam and Orumiyeh told the Kurdistan… The post Identity ...

Iran. Les forces de sécurité abattent une Kurde qui observait les manifestations sur le toit de son immeuble avec ses voisins @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-12-08 19:08
The Iranian security forces shot dead a Kurdish woman while she was watching the protests on the top of her apartment along with her neighbors. Mina ...

Report on Death of Kurdish Civilian During November Protests in Tehran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-12-08 02:58
The Iranian security forces shot dead a Kurdish woman while she was watching the protests on the top of her apartment along with her neighbors. Mina Sheikhi, born in 1960 and a… The post Report on Death of Kurdish Civilian During November Protests in Teh ...

Kobani: Ukrainian Doctor Opens Clinic for Civilians

BAS News - 2019-12-07 23:41
ERBIL - A Ukrainian doctor has opened a medical clinic in the Kurdish city of Kobani in Syria in efforts to help civilians affected by the Turkish incursion into the country. Turkey began an offensive against the Kurdish forces in northeast of Syria on O ...

Turkey Arrests Three More HDP Co-mayors

BAS News - 2019-12-07 11:12
ERBIL — Turkish security forces raided different locations on Friday and arrested three co-mayors belonging to the pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP). The arrested officials are Yılmaz Şalan, the co-mayor of Muradiye Municipality, Yakup Almaç, t ...

Kurdish Activist Arrested in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-12-07 02:08
Rashid Naserzadeh, director of the “Shno 24” Telegram Channel and environmental activist, was arrested in his way back from the Kurdistan Region of Iraq between Piranshahr and Oshnavieh (Shno in Kurdish) by the security forces on… The post Kurdish Activi ...

Kurdish Labour Activist Arrested in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-12-07 02:08
Labour activist Jalil Mohammadi, a member of the Coordination Committee for the Establishment of Workers’ Organizations, was arrested by security forces on 3 December, local sources told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network… The post Kurdish Labour Activis ...

Terrorists will seize northern Syria if Turkish troops leave, Ankara says

TASS - 2019-12-06 19:54
Turkey plans to resettle refugees in northern Syria where it has carried out three large-scale military operations against the Islamic State and Kurdish forces, including the People's Protection Units, which Ankara deems a terrorist organization ...

Three killed as Kurdish forces bomb school in north Syria: Turkey | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-12-05 08:23

Trump, Erdogan meet on sidelines of NATO summit

Kathimerini - 2019-12-05 01:49
of Turkey's assault on Kurdish forces in Syria that were allies with the US in the fight against ...

Syrian Kurdish Forces Arrest Man Helping IS Detainees Escape al-Hol Camp

BAS News - 2019-12-04 20:37
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Wednesday the capture of a man who is accused of smuggling the Islamic State (IS) detainees out of al-Hol Camp in north of Syria. Al-Hol Camp is home to 73,000 detained members of IS and ...

Kurdish-led Afrin Liberation Forces attack Turkish base in Syria: video

Almasdarnews - 2019-12-04 18:43

Russian Troops Deployed in Syria’s Amuda

BAS News - 2019-12-04 09:09
ERBIL — Russia on Tuesday deployed troops in the Kurdish town of Amuda, northeast Syria, to monitor the implementation of a previous ceasefire agreement with Turkey along the border strip. According to Asharq al-Awsat, the Russian forces are stationed in ...

Turkey Suggests Invoking NATO Collective Defense Provision in Syrian Conflict

National Review - 2019-12-04 07:31
Turkey floated the possibility of invoking NATO's collective defense provision in its ongoing conflict with U.S.-allied Syrian Kurdish forces. ...

Macron Accuses Turkey of Working with "IS Proxies"

BAS News - 2019-12-03 21:09
ERBIL - French President Emmanuel Macron has accused Turkey of working with the Islamic State (IS) "proxies," saying that Paris cannot recognize the Syrian Kurdish forces as terrorists. Relations between France and Turkey started to deteriorate after Ank ...

Turkish Attack Kills 11 Civilians in Northern Syria

BAS News - 2019-12-02 22:00
ERBIL - A Turkish artillery strike in the province of Aleppo, north of Syria, resulted in the killing of 11 civilians on Monday, a monitor said. The shelling, on the town of Tal Rifaat controlled by the Syrian Kurdish forces, was carried out as students ...

Turkish Forces Continue to Bombard Syria's Ain Issa: SDF

BAS News - 2019-12-01 22:39
ERBIL - Turkish forces and Ankara-backed Syrian Islamist rebels have continued to bombard the towns of Tal Tamir and Ain Issa, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Sunday. Reuters cited a statement by the SDF as saying that the Turkish ...

PM Barzani Sends Condolences after IS Kills Kurdish Security Forces

BAS News - 2019-11-30 11:59
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani sent condolences after Islamic State (IS) attacked the security forces in Garmiyan, killing three personnel and wounding eight others. “I send my condolences to the families of the victims, may they ...

Iran Arrests Kurdish Activist

BAS News - 2019-11-30 09:33
ERBIL — Kurdish journalist and human rights activist Fereshte Cheraghi was arrested by Iranian forces on Friday following recent protests in the country. According to local sources who spoke to Hengaw Organization for Human Rights, military intelligence ...

IS Mortar Attack Wounds Several Civilians, Security Forces in Jalawla

BAS News - 2019-11-29 22:48
ERBIL - The jihadists of the Islamic State (IS) attacked Jalawla, in south of disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk, on Friday night, resulting in the wounding of several civilians and security forces. Speaking to BasNews, Luqman Mohammed, an eyewitness, p ...

Kurdish Vet Shot Dead in Protests

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-29 02:02
A Kurdish civilian from Marivan and a vet graduated from Orumiyeh University was killed by security forces during a mass protest in Kermanshah. Burhan Mansournia was in Kermanshah on his military service… The post Kurdish Vet Shot Dead in Protests appear ...

Syrian Regime Bombards SDF

BAS News - 2019-11-27 18:47
It has accused the Kurdish forces of smuggling oil to Turkey ERBIL - The Syrian regime has bombarded the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), accusing the US-backed fighters of smuggling oil to Turkey. The Syrian Arab News Agency (SNA) cited an op ...

Turkey refuses to sign NATO defense plan until they recognize Syrian Kurdish forces as 'terrorists'

Almasdarnews - 2019-11-27 15:31

One Kurdish Porter Killed, Two Injured This Week in Iran

BAS News - 2019-11-27 13:57
ERBIL — At least one Kurdish porter was shot dead by the Iranian forces this week while two others suffered injures after being attacked in the border areas. According to Hengaw Organization for Human Rights, the Iranian border guards shot (Nasih Azarpou ...

Syrian Kurdish Refugees Say Kurdish Forces Tried To Prevent Them From Fleeing To Iraq | Delaware First Media

Delawarepublic - 2019-11-27 02:15

Lavrov: Kurds’ interest in Sochi memorandum ebbing as US troops return to northern Syria

TASS - 2019-11-26 14:10
When commenting on reports that the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces accused Turkey of planning to violate the Sochi memorandum, the Russian foreign minister noted that Moscow did not have information that would prove that ...

PM Barzani Reaffirms Peshmerga's Commitment to Regional Security

BAS News - 2019-11-25 23:41
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani has reaffirmed the Peshmerga forces' commitment to the regional security and the fight against the Islamic State (IS). The Kurdish premier made the remarks during a meeting with John Rood, the US Un ...

SDF Retakes Village near Syria’s Ain Issa

BAS News - 2019-11-25 12:12
ERBIL —The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) recaptured a village near Ain Issa in northern Syria from the Turkey-backed Syrian Islamist militias, local reports said on Monday. The liberation of Sayda village came after a fierce fighting between ...

Syrian Kurdish Refugees Say Kurdish Forces Tried To Prevent Them From Fleeing To Iraq – Nation & World News

WUFT - 2019-11-24 10:36

The Latest: US, Kurds target Islamic State in joint action

Washington Post - 2019-11-24 06:54
American-led forces and their Syrian Kurdish allies have carried out their biggest joint operation against the Islamic State in Syria since President Donald Trump ordered a pullback of U.S. forces there ...

Update: Dozens of Detained Protesters Remain Under Interrogation of Security Agencies in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-24 02:00
The Iranian security and intelligence forces are pursuing the civil activists and protesters in the Kurdish cities of Iran as the intelligence forces have intensified measures to crackdown the protests hit the… The post Update: Dozens of Detained Protest ...

US deployment to Syria’s oilfields won’t halt further Turkish attacks, Kurdish official says

The Defense Post - 2019-11-23 23:08
US forces guarding northeast Syria's oilfields will not prevent an expansion of Turkey’s incursion, TEV-DEM official Aldar Xelil said The post US deployment to Syria’s oilfields won’t halt further Turkish attacks, Kurdish official says appeared first on ...

US, SDF to Resume Anti-IS Operations in Syria

BAS News - 2019-11-23 22:32
ERBIL - The US Central Command chief General Kenneth McKenzie revealed on Saturday that the US forces cooperatively with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) will resume the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria soon. "Now I’ve got abou ...

Syrian Kurds battle Turkey offensive on Ain Issa: war monitor

E-Kurd - 2019-11-23 17:43
BEIRUT,— Kurdish fighters sought to fend off Turkish forces and their Syrian proxies near a key town in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria on Saturday, a Britain-based war monitor said. The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the autonom ...

Car Bomb in Syria’s Tel Abyad Kills, Injures over 20

BAS News - 2019-11-23 12:38
ERBIL — More than 20 people were killed and injured after a car bomb rocked the center of the Kurdish city of Tel Abyad (Gire Sipi) in northern Syria. According to Turkish Ministry of Defense, whose forces are in control of the city, three people were ki ...

Turkey says 200 Syrians returned to area cleared of Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-11-22 13:28
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s defence ministry said Thursday that around 200 Syrians had returned to “their homes” after its offensive against Kurdish forces in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) last month, with another 300 on the way. “Close to 200 of our Syrian brothers ...

Latest News of Protests in Kurdish Cities

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-22 02:00
Although the security situation in Kermanshah has calmed down as compared to the last few days of protests hit Iran, the presence of Special Forces around Azadi Square, Jafarabad, Boulevard, Dolatabad and… The post Latest News of Protests in Kurdish Citi ...

US Special Forces soldier wears BANNED Kurdish patch as troops pull out of Syria | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-11-21 07:22

Turkey assures Russia it won’t resume military operation in northern Syria, says Lavrov

TASS - 2019-11-20 19:39
Russia’s top diplomat commented on a statement by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu that the United States and Russia allegedly had not done everything to withdraw Kurdish forces from the Turkish-Syrian border ...

'Pause' in fighting in Syria between Turkish and Kurdish forces appears to be in jeopardy - ABC News

GO - 2019-11-20 15:48

Another Kurdish Civilian Killed by Security Forces in Javanrud

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-20 02:01
Several people of the Kurdish-Iranian city Javanrud continued protesting the hike in the petrol prices in Iran for the second day despite strong security measures main streets of the city where the… The post Another Kurdish Civilian Killed by Security Fo ...

Kobane: l’armée Turque tire sur des manifestants kurdes @mutludc

L'Important - 2019-11-19 18:58
Turkish forces conducting a joint patrol in northern Syria under a Russian-Turkish deal fired live rounds on Tuesday at protesters near the mainly Kurdish town of Kobani, a witness and a monitor said. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human R ...

Iraq’s Unrest Impedes Exhumation of Yezidi Mass Graves

BAS News - 2019-11-19 14:56
ERBIL — The ongoing violent protests in Baghdad and across the southern provinces of Iraq have impeded the process of unearthing and documenting the Yezidi mass graves in and around Sinjar, an official said. Kurdish and Iraqi forces have so far discovere ...

Iran Protests: 45 Kurds Killed, Hundreds Injured or Arrested

BAS News - 2019-11-19 13:37
ERBIL — At least 45 Kurds have so far been killed in violent protests across Iran while security forces intensify crackdown. According to the records by Hengaw Organization for Human Rights, the victims are from 14 Kurdish cities and towns in northwest I ...

Fearing arrest, wounded Kurdish protesters avoid clinics as Iranian security forces crackdown continues

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-19 07:16

Turkish Forces to Withdraw from Tal Tamir: SDF

BAS News - 2019-11-18 16:14
ERBIL - The Turkish forces are expected to withdraw from the Syrian city of Tal Tamir within a short period of time, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Monday. Speaking to al-Watan newspaper on condition of anonymity, a SDF commander ...

Latest Updates: 37 Kurds Killed in Iran Protests

BAS News - 2019-11-18 10:58
ERBIL — At least 37 Kurdish protesters have so far been killed by Iranian security forces while the country is hit by a massive violent demonstration over petrol price increase. According to the reports received by BasNews from local sources, the casualt ...

Russian forces deploy to Tishrin dam in cooperation with Kurdish forces

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-17 23:21

'They abandoned us': Commanding general of US-allied Kurdish forces rails against US plans to pull back from Syria - ABC News

GO - 2019-11-17 09:49

Syrian Kurdish Refugees Say Kurdish Forces Tried To Prevent Them From Fleeing To Iraq | WUNC

WUNC - 2019-11-16 21:31

Iranian Forces Kill Kurdish Tradesmen

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-16 02:02
The Iranian checkpoints forces in Bengin Khan of Piranshahr opened fire at a group of Kurdish border porters –known as Kolbar- and tradesmen crossing the border at the border highlands where one… The post Iranian Forces Kill Kurdish Tradesmen appeared fi ...

American-born woman who joined ISIS is not a citizen, judge rules

Seattle Times - 2019-11-15 06:21
The surprise ruling leaves the fate of Hoda Muthana and her child in doubt amid the deteriorating security environment in northern Syria since Turkey invaded territory held by the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, a U.S. ally. The SDF supervises the ...

Moscow Will Dominate Middle East For Long

E-Kurd - 2019-11-14 20:19
Manish Rai | On one hand United States military outposts and bases are being emptied or destroyed after Washington withdrew from the North East Syria and left its Kurdish allies and on the other hand Russian forces are moving in to take over th ...

Senator Graham says U.S. will not abandon Syrian Kurdish forces | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-14 18:58

Turkey, Russia Complete Sixth Joint Patrol in Syria

BAS News - 2019-11-14 18:28
ERBIL - As part of an agreement between the sides to force the Kurdish fighters withdraw from the region, the Turkish and Russian forces concluded the sixth round of joint patrols in north of Syria on Thursday. "Turkish and Russian units accompanied by U ...

Kurdish Porter Shot Dead by Iranian Border Guards

BAS News - 2019-11-14 15:04
ERBIL — Iranian border guards on Thursday killed a Kurdish porter (commonly known as Kolbar) in the border areas between Iranian Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Region. Kamaran Bayanak, 24, was shot dead after the Iranian forces opened fire at a group of por ...

Iranian Forces Open Fire Kurdish Border Porters, Three Wounded

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-14 02:02
The Iranian checkpoints forces in Kurdistan opened fire at the Kurdish Kurdish border porters –known as Kolbar- of which three of the Kolbars were wounded, local sources told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network… The post Iranian Forces Open Fire Kurdish B ...

Turkey Bombards Syrian Town During Erdogan-Trump Meeting: SDF

BAS News - 2019-11-13 23:33
ERBIL - While US President Donald Trump said during his meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that Syria ceasefire was holding well, Turkey bombarded Til Temir, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Wednesday. "During Erdog ...

Turkey launches large-scale operation against Kurdish militant group

TASS - 2019-11-13 20:31
The operation involves 2,360 personnel from police and regional security forces ...

Turkey begins assault on Kurdish fighters in Syria, after US forces step aside | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-11-13 15:15

Trump, Erdogan in White House meeting to discuss Kurds, Turkey closeness to Russia

Washington Times - 2019-11-13 11:02
President Trump intends to confront Turkey's president bluntly Wednesday about Ankara's increasing coziness with Russia, and he will reject Turkish demands for the U.S. to stop cooperating with Kurdish forces in Syria, senior administration officials sai ...

Today Marks the 4rd Anniversary of Sinjar Liberation

BAS News - 2019-11-13 10:40
ERBIL — Today, 13 November, marks the third anniversary of the liberation of Sinjar from the Islamic State (IS). The massive operation with thousands of Kurdish forces was led by the Kurdistan Peshmerga forces and backed by the US-led Coalition. It marke ...

No Intention to Cut US Alliance with Syrian Kurds: Official

BAS News - 2019-11-13 10:40
ERBIL — The United States has no intention to end its alliance with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Reuters cited a senior US administration official as saying on Tuesday. “There is no intention for that cooperation to end,” a senior admi ...

Turkish Troops Open Fire at Protesters in Syrian Kurdish Town of Kobane

BAS News - 2019-11-12 13:31
ERBIL —Turkish forces opened fire at a group of protesters in the Kurdish town of Kobane, northern Syria. Reports of at least four civilians injured were confirmed. More details to follow… ...

Waterford man volunteers with Kurdish forces in Syria during fight against ISIS - Waterford Live

Waterfordlive - 2019-11-11 13:24

How the Syrian Democratic Forces Were Suddenly Transformed into "Kurdish Forces" -

Counterpunch - 2019-11-11 11:35

ENKS, Mazloum Abdi Meet to Discuss Unity in Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-11-11 11:12
ERBIL — Delegations from the Kurdistan National Council of Syria (ENKS) and the Democratic Society Movement (TEV-DEM) met in the recent days to discuss the solutions to their disputes and create unity among Syrian Kurdish political forces, an official re ...

Turkish forces kill 2 Kurdish fighters, seize Syrian border town of Ras al-Ain

Aninews - 2019-11-11 10:13

Five Italian special forces personnel injured in IED explosion in northern Iraq

The Defense Post - 2019-11-11 09:44
Five Italian special forces personnel were wounded when they were struck by an IED while supporting Kurdish Peshmerga in northern Iraq The post Five Italian special forces personnel injured in IED explosion in northern Iraq appeared first on The Defense ...

National security adviser says U.S. "concerned" about war crimes in Syria despite Erdogan visit to White House

CBS News - 2019-11-10 23:17
National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien says the idea that the United States greenlighted Turkey's offensive on Kurdish forces in Syria is "false." ...

The Washington Post: ‘Filled with hatred and a lust for blood’: Turkey’s proxy army in northern Syria accused of abusing civilians

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-10 19:23
BEIRUT — In the month since Turkey intervened to drive U.S.-allied Syrian Kurdish fighters from a broad swath of northern Syria, proxy forces backed by Ankara have been blamed for a growing ledger of abuses against the local population, residents say, und ...

Barzani Receives Holy See Envoy to Discuss Latest Developments in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-11-10 13:25
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader Masoud Barzani on Sunday received Alberto Ortega Martín, the apostolic nuncio to Iraq and his accompanying delegation in Erbil. The Holy See representative thanked Barzani for his leadership and the Peshmerga forces for t ...

A Dozen of SDF Fighters Killed in 24 Hours: Statement

BAS News - 2019-11-09 17:41
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) revealed in a statement on Saturday that a total of 12 of its fighters had been killed in clashes with the Turkish forces and Ankara-backed rebels in the past 24 hours. According to the statement, cl ...

Syria: heavy clashes between regime troops and Turkish-backed forces Turkey invaded north-east Syria last month to push out Syrian Kurdish fighters near the border November 9, 2019

The National AE - 2019-11-09 17:26

Kurds protest Turkish and Russian forces in Syria

CBS News - 2019-11-09 07:34
The president of Turkey is set to visit Washington next week and protests are expected over Turkey's invasion into Syria and the slaughter of America's abandoned Kurdish allies. As Charlie D'Agata reports, Kurds in Syria are fighting back. ...

Erdogan says Turkey to stay in Syria until other states pull out

Al Jazeera - 2019-11-08 23:40
Turkish president also says offensive will continue until all Kurdish forces leave the region. ...

Russian, Turkish armored vehicles pelted with rocks, shoes as joint patrol enters Kurdish area of northern Syria

Washington Post - 2019-11-08 18:22
Patrol mounted a week after a deal was struck between Russia and Turkey that moved Syrian government forces into border regions held by Kurdish groups. ...

On the ground with U.S. military convoy protecting oil fields in northern Syria

CBS News - 2019-11-08 11:56
Turkey's president is accusing the U.S. of not living up to its commitment to move Kurdish forces out of northern Syria, as President Trump promised. U.S. troops are still in that region where the recent arrival of Syrian troops, backed by Russia, is maki ...

Overnight Defense: Pentagon says Syrian oil revenue going to Kurdish forces | GOP chair accuses Dems of using Space Force as leverage in wall fight | Dems drop plans to seek Bolton testimony | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-11-08 00:58

Syrian army, Kurdish forces cooperate against Turkey-backed rebels - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-11-07 23:29

Pentagon Says Syria Oil Goes to SDF, Not US

BAS News - 2019-11-07 22:08
ERBIL - The Pentagon has revealed that the revenues from the oilfields in northeast of Syria would be for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and not for the US. The Pentagon's comment are apparently contradictory to a previous statement by US ...

Pentagon: Revenue from Syria oil fields going to Kurdish-led forces | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-11-07 20:13

Turkey’s Syria operation in a different light

Kathimerini - 2019-11-07 18:30
to relocate there. Turkey’s operations also appear not to have dealt a significant blow to Kurdish fighters... Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was carried out in cooperation with Kurdish forces. Last but not least, the leader of the Kurdish mili ...

Kurdish forces kill 11 pro-Turkish Syrian fighters, says Erdogan | World | Malay Mail

Malaymail - 2019-11-07 13:42

Kurdish forces kill 11 pro-Turkish Syrian fighters: Erdogan - Saudi Gazette

Saudigazette - 2019-11-07 13:06

Five Border Porters, Tradesmen Killed by Iranian Forces in October

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-07 02:02
A Kurdish border porter –known as Kolbar- from Sardasht, who had been injured by the Iranian border guards on 12 October lost his life after a month of hospitalisation in Orumiyeh, a… The post Five Border Porters, Tradesmen Killed by Iranian Forces in Oc ...

SDF Resumes Anti-IS Operations

BAS News - 2019-11-06 23:49
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Wednesday that it had resumed operations against the Islamic State (IS). The US-backed Kurdish fighters had halted their fight against the jihadist group due to the Turkish offensive aga ...

Kurdish Forces: Turkey used prohibited weapons against 30 civilians in Northern Syria | One America News Network

OANN - 2019-11-06 22:59

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