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Talks On Decentralized Syria Needed To Integrate Kurdish Forces In Syrian Military - SDC - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2020-07-03 14:49

PYD Might Consider Allying With Damascus Only If US Forces Withdraw - Kurdish Politician - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2020-07-01 10:18

Kurdish Labour Activist Still Detained in Evin Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-06-30 02:00
Haydar Ghorbani, a Kurdish labour activist and a member of the Free Trade Union of Iran who was detained by security forces at his family home in Tehran on June 7, 2020,… The post Kurdish Labour Activist Still Detained in Evin Prison appeared first on KHR ...

Iran: Kurdish environmental activist Afshin Sheikholeslami Vatani arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-06-30 02:00
On June 27, 2020 Kurdish environmental activist Afshin Sheikholeslami Vatani was arrested by security forces affiliated with the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence at his family home in Sanandaj.His sister, Negin Sheikholeslami Vatani… The post Iran: Kurdis ...

Iraqi security forces harass 3 journalists in Kirkuk; Kurdish Iraqi police detain 1 over defamation lawsuit in Erbil - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2020-06-29 21:17

Kurdish-led forces storm Syrian gov't institutions in Hasakah - China.org.cn

China - 2020-06-29 08:13

Kurdish-led forces storm Syrian gov't institutions in Hasakah - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2020-06-27 15:22

Iran Mobilizes Forces on Iraqi-Kurdish Border | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-06-24 22:38

Five People Killed, 12 Injured In Blast By Kurdish Forces In N. Syria - Turkish Military - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2020-06-23 19:37

Main Turkish operations against Kurds in Iraqi and Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-06-19 18:56
ISTANBUL,— Turkey, whose special forces have been targeting Kurdish rebel hideouts in Iraqi Kurdistan, has already carried out several large-scale operations against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and allied militias in Iraqi Kurdistan (Bashur) and Sy ...

Video of Iran’s long-range missiles that could target Israel - WATCH

Jerusalem Post - 2020-06-19 07:42
Iran carried out another attack using ballistic missiles against Kurdish dissidents in 2018 and then against US forces in Iraq in January 2020. ...

Iraq urges Turkey to halt military operations in Kurdish north 'We stress the necessity for Turkey to stop its bombing and withdraw its aggressive forces from Iraqi territories,' the Iraqi Foreign Ministry said June 18, 2020

The National AE - 2020-06-18 23:59

Kurdish forces strike deal with Assad, Putin to repel Turkey | Euronews

Euronews - 2020-06-17 14:30

Turkey deploys special forces against Kurdish rebels in Iraq: Ankara, World News | wionews.com

Wionews - 2020-06-17 08:59

Turkey deploys special forces against Kurdish rebels in Iraq: Ankara

Macaubusiness - 2020-06-17 07:59

Turkey's forces capture Syrian Kurdish town of Afrin | News24

News24 - 2020-06-15 18:42

Iraq: Fixing Security in Kirkuk

International Crisis Group - 2020-06-15 15:11
Federal forces now patrol Kirkuk, the diverse, oil-rich province disputed between the central and Kurdish regional governments. The arrangement is unsettling communal relations, with Kurds feeling excluded. With outside help, Baghdad and Erbil should des ...

Civil Activist Detained by Security Forces in Kermanshah

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-06-10 02:21
Babak Dabirian, a Kurdish civil activist who had been referred to the Kermanshah Islamic Revolutionary Court to enquire about the sentence issued against him, was detained by security forces and taken to… The post Civil Activist Detained by Security Force ...

Kurdish forces announce new plan to hunt down the remnants of IS in Syria | SBS News

SBS - 2020-06-05 21:06

Kurdish-led militia, U.S.-led coalition forces brace for operation in eastern Syria: monitor - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2020-06-04 15:46

"Attacks on women in Afrin will be responded with self-defence"

ANF - 2020-06-03 15:57
In occupied Afrin women are abducted and tortured. The Kurdish women's movement in Europe calls for self-defence and condemned the rapist mentality born by the occupation forces. ...

Lawyer Mızrak: 250 graves were destroyed in Lice alone

ANF - 2020-06-03 13:32
The lawyers’ association ÖHD has published a report on the destruction of graves by security forces in the Lice region. According to the report, 250 graves in a cemetery in the Northern Kurdish district of Lice alone were destroyed by security forces. ...

Lawyer Mızrak: 250 graves were demolished in Lice alone

ANF - 2020-06-03 13:24
The lawyers’ association ÖHD has published a report on the destruction of graves by security forces in the Lice region. According to the report, 250 graves in a cemetery in the Northern Kurdish district of Lice alone were demolished by security forces. ...

Iranian Forces Kill Kurdish Men Carrying Goods to Earn a Living

Iran Hrm - 2020-05-30 18:22

Kurdish forces start Syria-Turkey border pullback

Bangkokpost - 2020-05-27 18:08

Kurdistan 24: US-led Coalition airstrikes destroy ISIS tunnels southwest of Erbil

Justice for Kurds - 2020-05-27 07:48
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – The US-led coalition against the Islamic State, in coordination with Kurdish Peshmerga forces, carried out airstrikes on Wednesday against the terrorist group’s fighters in the area known as Qarachukh Mountain, located outside the d ...

ISIS Prisoners Threaten U.S. Mission in Northeastern Syria

Seattle Times - 2020-05-26 06:48
WASHINGTON — A year after United States-backed forces seized the last remnant of territory under Islamic State group rule in Syria, some 10,000 captured Islamic State fighters in Kurdish-run wartime prisons pose “a significant risk” to the U.S. mission in ...

US-led coalition kills two ISIS leaders in Syria Extremist leadership in the region under ‘relentless pressure’ from Kurdish forces May 23, 2020

The National AE - 2020-05-23 06:32

Steps towards a united nation of Kurdistan

ANF - 2020-05-21 16:51
In Rojava there are talks for the establishment of Kurdish unity. For this purpose 25 parties have joined forces. PYD spokeswoman Sema Begdaş explains that in a united Kurdish nation no one can be left out. ...

North East Syria parties form 'Kurdish National Union Parties'

ANF - 2020-05-20 08:36
Kurdish political forces and parties in northern and eastern Syria brought the national unity efforts to the next stage and gave birth to a formation called the "Kurdish National Union Parties". ...

100 people arrested at salary protest in Duhok in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-05-17 03:04
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— At least 100 people mostly government employees, activists, and journalists in Duhok have been arrested by Kurdish security KDP forces after protest against the government’s delay in paying civil servants’ salaries, accord ...

HDP files criminal complaint against destruction of graves

ANF - 2020-05-13 17:26
The HDP has filed criminal complaints for the destruction of cemeteries by Turkish security forces in Turkey's Kurdish provinces. ...

Turkish soldiers attack graves of guerrillas in İdil, Şırnak

ANF - 2020-05-10 10:55
The Turkish state continues its war against the dead of the Kurdish people. In Kurdistan, the Turkish forces systematically destroy the graves of guerrillas. ...

Danish politicians call on Kurdish leaders to promote unity

ANF - 2020-05-08 12:56
Danish politicians wrote an open letter to Kurdish political forces calling for clashes in South Kurdistan to end. ...

Kurdish and coalition forces target Islamic State in eastern Syria

Al Monitor - 2020-05-08 03:07

Kurdish forces detain Isis kingpin in northern Syria | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-05-07 23:52

Kurdish rebels clash with Revolutionary guards in Iranian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-05-06 06:36
SINE, Iranian Kurdistan,— In the clashes erupted in Divandarreh region in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat) on Tuesday, a number of Iran’s Islamic revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) forces and some members of an unidentified armed group were killed, Tasnim news ag ...

Pro-Turkish forces cut off main road to Kurdish city of Kobani - CNN Video

CNN - 2020-05-05 17:16

Turkish security forces kill 3 Kurdish fighters in Syria: ministry - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2020-05-05 13:50

TJK-E calls on women to organise against male violence

ANF - 2020-05-05 10:23
The European Kurdish Women's Movement (TJK-E) has urged to raise the fight against increasing male violence against women, due to the COVID-19 pandemic which forces people at home. ...

ISIS Resurges & Security Weakens After Iraq Removes Kurdish Forces

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2020-05-05 06:43

Eight Kurdish Civilians Arrested by Security Forces In Baneh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-02 02:03
In recent days, security forces arrested eight civilians in Baneh of Kurdistan province while raiding their home before transferring them to an unknown location. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed… The post Eight Kurdish Civilians Arr ...

To unify the Kurdish ranks, U.S. Department of State meets the officials of the Syrian Kurdish forces

SDF Press - 2020-04-30 11:30
In the frame of the initiative launched by the General Command of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the U.S. Department of State continues to meet with Kurdish parties and political forces. As this evening, Wednesday, April 29, the representatives of the U.S. ...

Tanker bomb kills at least 40 in Syrian town of Afrin Turkey and allied Syrian fighters took control of Afrin in 2018, expelling Kurdish forces and residents April 28, 2020

The National AE - 2020-04-29 03:55

Bomb kills at least 20 in Syrian town Afrin Turkey and allied Syrian fighters took control of Afrin in 2018, expelling Kurdish forces and residents April 28, 2020

The National AE - 2020-04-28 19:58

PYD confirms its will to work for Kurdish national unity

ANF - 2020-04-27 08:34
A delegation of lawyers, doctors and teachers in the Euphrates Region continues to visit the political parties and forces in the region as part of the initiatives to build national unity. ...

Political Prisoner Ended Hunger Strike in Kermanshah

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-04-25 02:02
Kurdish political prisoner Ismail Moridi had been on a hunger strike while sewing time at Dieselabad prison in Kermanshah since Apr 12, 2020, in protest to the opposition of the security forces… The post Political Prisoner Ended Hunger Strike in Kermansha ...

Second Kurdish prisoner from Saqqez breakout executed in Iran

E-Kurd - 2020-04-22 01:34
SAQQEZ, Iranian Kurdistan,— Another Kurdish prisoner who escaped from Saqqez prison in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat) last month was executed after he was recaptured by the Iranian security forces, Hengaw Organization for Human Rights said on Tuesday. “Shay ...

Kurdish forces, NDF clash in northeastern Syria

Almasdarnews - 2020-04-21 21:17

Newsweek: Turkey presses on with military campaigns in Iraq and Syria despite coronavirus woes

Justice for Kurds - 2020-04-21 06:34
Turkey has pressed on with military campaigns against Kurdish forces in Iraq and Syria despite the novel coronavirus compounding the troubles of local populations in both conflict-torn countries. Turkey has fought for decades with the insurgent Kurdistan ...

Kurdish-led security forces put down Islamic State riot at Syrian jail | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2020-04-21 06:06

Kurdish Prisoner on Hunger Strike with Sewn Lips at Kermanshah Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-04-21 02:00
A Kurdish political prisoner ‘Ismail Moridi’ has sewn his lips and gone on hunger strike at Kermanshah’s Dizel abad prison in protest to opposition of the security forces to his conditional release.… The post Kurdish Prisoner on Hunger Strike with Sewn Li ...

Kurdish Artists Platform calls for national unity

ANF - 2020-04-20 14:05
The Kurdistan Artists Platform underlined that the problems in Zînî Wertê are a cause of great anxiety for Kurds and called on all forces to act in line with national interests. ...

People from Wertê protest the presence of KDP forces

ANF - 2020-04-20 08:08
Kurdish people living around Wertê, Dola Reqe, Dola Şawrê, Dola Pilingan and Raperin region reacted to the deployment of KDP forces in Wertê with a protest action. ...

KDP sends forces to the PUK-controlled area in Qandil

ANF - 2020-04-15 14:08
The KDP has sent forces with heavy weapons to the PUK-controlled area in the Qandil Mountains. The KCK warns that only the Turkish state will profit from a renewed inner-Kurdish conflict. ...

Turkey: Kurdish forces still in northeast Syria ahead of deadline for pullout | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-04-15 13:27

RUDAW: Kurdish president dispatches coronavirus medical aid to northeast Syria

Justice for Kurds - 2020-04-15 02:46
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – The Kurdistan Region has dispatched medical equipment for two coronavirus testing labs, as well as training staff, to northeast Syria on Thursday, Rudaw has learned. Mazloum Abdi, commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), ...

Commander: Kurdish Forces End Riots by ISIS Prisoners in Syria | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2020-04-14 03:02

Kurdish Forces Arrest ISIS 'Health Minister' in Northeast Syria | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2020-04-13 21:48

KCK urges people to increase pressure to get news of Ocalan

ANF - 2020-04-11 10:24
KCK said: "The Kurdish people in Turkey and the Middle East together with the forces of democracy should struggle to have news of President Ocalan's health and safety." ...

Syria prison riot highlights Kurdish forces’ struggle with IS combatants

Alkhaleejtoday - 2020-04-10 06:11

Turkish forces shell Kurdish positions in N Syria - China.org.cn

China - 2020-04-09 20:05

Rudaw: Syrian regime forces fire on Kurdish convoy in Qamishli, killing 1

Justice for Kurds - 2020-04-09 07:16
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Syrian regime forces opened fire on a convoy of Kurdish security officials (Asayesh) in Qamishli on Saturday, killing one and wounding another. It is not yet clear what sparked the incident. According to Rudaw’s Rangin Sharo at t ...

Commander: Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria

Yahoo - 2020-04-08 13:34

KDP forces rearrested journalist Hemin Mamand in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-04-07 09:59
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish journalist Hêmin Mamand was rearrested at his house in Erbil late on Monday by members of the KDP security security forces, one day after being released on bail. Mamand’s lawyer Bashdar Hassan told NRT TV th ...

Clashes between Turkish army, Kurdish-led forces intensify in northern Syria | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-04-07 03:23

Syrian regime forces fire on Kurdish convoy in Qamishli, killing 1 | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-04-07 02:42

Syria prison riot highlights Kurdish forces' struggle with IS combatants - Egypt Independent

Egyptindependent - 2020-04-04 23:46

Clashes between Turkish army, Kurdish-led forces intensify in northern Syria

Gulan Media - 2020-04-04 18:22

Syria prison riot highlights Kurdish forces′ struggle with IS combatants | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 04.04.2020

DW - 2020-04-04 11:33

Kurdish forces end riots by Islamic State prisoners in Syria | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2020-04-01 23:36

Calm restored at Syrian Kurdistan jail after Islamic State riot

E-Kurd - 2020-04-01 22:10
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish-led security forces said they restored calm Monday at a prison in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeast Syria, after a riot by Islamic State group inmates. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said four detainees bel ...

Kurdish forces end riots by Islamic State prisoners in Syria - SFChronicle.com

Sfchronicle - 2020-04-01 14:25

Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria | Borneo Bulletin Online

Borneobulletin - 2020-03-31 22:41

Commander: Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria

Washington Post - 2020-03-31 14:11
The top commander of Kurdish-led forces in northeastern Syria says they have put down riots by Islamic State militants held in a prison there ...

Commander: Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria

Washington Times - 2020-03-31 13:06
BEIRUT (AP) - Kurdish-led forces have successfully put down riots by Islamic State militants in a prison in northeast Syria with none of the prisoners escaping the facility, the top commander of the U.S.-backed forces said. Mazloum Abdi of the Syrian Demo ...

US-led coalition will still partner with Iraqi, Kurdish security forces despite base transfers : officials | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2020-03-31 01:57

Islamic State detainees mutiny at prison in Syria

Washington Post - 2020-03-30 18:35
U.S.-backed Kurdish forces said the prison was brought under control after militants seized parts of the facility. ...

US-led coalition will still partner with Iraqi, Kurdish security forces despite base transfers : officials

Gulan Media - 2020-03-30 17:23

Syrian Kurds say Islamic State militants riot in jail in northeast Syria

E-Kurd - 2020-03-30 15:05
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Islamic State prisoners on Sunday seized control of the ground floor of a major prison in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeastern Syria, run by the U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), with some of the milit ...

Spokesman: Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria - Washington Times

Washingtontimes - 2020-03-30 14:06

KRG Minister of Peshmerga’s message for Nawroz

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2020-03-29 09:30
I wish a happy Kurdish New Year, Nawroz, to the proud families of our martyrs, brave and heroic Peshmerga, those injured and handicapped during duty, and the resilient Kurdish people. Kurdistan’s Peshmerga Forces, through great sacrifice and bravery, coup ...

Turkish forces 'neutralize' Kurdish fighters in Syria after 2 troops killed - UPI.com

UPI - 2020-03-26 12:56

Member of “Kurdish Peace Mothers” Still in Custody

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-03-26 02:00
Zeynab Ismaili, a member of the “Kurdish Peace Mothers”, has been detained in Dehgolan since February 27 and she is interrogated by security forces, a source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network… The post Member of “Kurdish Peace Mothers” Still in Cust ...

Shelling by Kurdish forces kills five in Syria's Afrin | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-03-18 16:31

A look Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces & Other Militias in Syria - Photogallery

News18 - 2020-03-18 10:17

Arabic press review: Egypt helping Kurdish-led troops in Syria fighting Turkish forces | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-03-13 18:37

Kurdish peshmerga forces enter Syria's Kobani after further air strikes - Reuters

Reuters - 2020-03-13 01:00

Turkey launches offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria - Anchorage Daily News

ADN - 2020-03-12 20:32

Iran: Kurdish Activists َFacing Harassment Abroad

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-29 02:20
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that organizations affiliated with the Security Forces and the Judiciary of Iran are still putting pressure on the former Teachers Union activist teacher “Ramin Zandnia” and… The post Iran: Kurdish A ...

Kurdish Civil Rights Activist Arrested in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-19 02:19
On Thursday, February 14, Shadman Bani Bashar, an environmental activist and a member of the Chelchameh Mountaineering Group, was arrested by security forces in Sanandaj and taken to the Ministry of Intelligence… The post Kurdish Civil Rights Activist Arr ...

Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-19 02:19
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Amir Goyli, a civilian of Sanandaj, was arrested by security forces at his family home on February 05 and taken to the Ministry of Intelligence… The post Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Sanandaj ap ...

Kurdistan 24: SDF denies supporting Syrian government offensive against rebels in northwest Syria

Justice for Kurds - 2020-02-18 20:38
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – An official spokesperson for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has rejected media reports that the Kurdish-led forces are supporting the Syrian government’s operations against rebel-strongholds in Idlib and western Aleppo. SDF Spok ...

KON-MED calls on people to vote Die Linke candidates

ANF - 2020-02-18 20:37
The Kurdistan Communities Confederation (KON-MED) in Germany called on Kurdish voters and democracy forces to go to the polls for the Hamburg state elections to be held on Sunday (23 February). KON-MED wished success to Die Linke and its candidates. ...

Three Kurdish Civilians Arrested by Security Forces in Saqqez

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-17 02:10
Security forces in Saqqez detained three family members of a Kurdish citizen Raouf Sheikhi, who lost his life six years ago in Sanandaj, while banning his memorial ceremony. Raouf Sheikhi lost his life… The post Three Kurdish Civilians Arrested by Securit ...

Top al-Baghdadi aide killed in joint US operation with Syrian Kurdish forces | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-02-14 09:17

Kurdistan 24: Occupied Afrin: Learning Your Home is now a Torture Chamber

Justice for Kurds - 2020-02-14 06:14
As a Kurdish woman and US Representative for the Syrian Democratic Council, the political wing of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) who helped defeat the so-called Islamic State alongside American forces over the past five years, there are many geopoliti ...

Kurdistan 24: Kurdish Peshmerga launch massive anti-ISIS operation

Justice for Kurds - 2020-02-12 10:36
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – The Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga and Kurdish security forces (Asayish) launched a massive military operation at dawn on Sunday to pursue sleeper cells of the so-called Islamic State in the region bordering the southern Garmiyan area ...

Two Kurdish Border Porters Injured in Paveh Border Area

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-11 02:00
A group of Kurdish border porters –known as Kolbar- were ambushed by the border guards in the Shushme border area of Paveh county. The forces detained the Kolbars and shot at their loads… The post Two Kurdish Border Porters Injured in Paveh Border Area ap ...

Turkey Claims To Have Won A Key Syrian Border Town From Kurdish Forces | NPR

KCRW - 2020-02-10 01:47

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