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Full list of Kurdish YPG foreign fighters killed in Afrin battle (Photos)

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-17 14:23

U.S.-backed Kurdish-led SDF says it will help set up north Syria safe zone

E-Kurd - 2019-01-17 14:02
BEIRUT,— The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Wednesday it was ready to help create a safe zone suggested by U.S. President Donald Trump in its region across north and east Syria. The U.S.-backed SDF, led by the Kurdish YPG militia, said such ...

SDF Willing to Help Create Safe Zone in Syria

BAS News - 2019-01-16 19:16
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has shown readiness to help establish a safe zone, across the north and east Syria, recently suggested by US President Donald Trump. The SDF, led by the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) ...

Erdogan: Turkey gives US evidence of YPG 'torture' in Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-01-15 15:10
"Turkey is the country of my Kurdish brothers as well ...

Syrian Kurdish YPG Militia to Pull Military Advisers Out of Manbij

Voanews - 2019-01-15 14:11

Trump told Recep Tayyip Erdogan US will no longer provide arms to Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, says Turkish foreign minister | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-15 14:06

Turkey-Kurdish conflict: British YPG volunteers head to front line as thousands flee Syrian war | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-14 13:50

Turkey warns United States of blowback from decision to arm Kurdish YPG fighters in Syria - Donald Trump's America - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-01-14 08:24

Turkey says US support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a “big mistake” | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-14 08:24

Turkey says Syria battle with Kurdish forces in Afrin could cross Euphrates to Iraq border, via US-backed Kurdish YPG strongholds - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-14 02:00

Turkey Says U.S. Support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a "big Mistake" | Newsmax.com

Newsmax - 2019-01-12 00:34

Turkish forces bombarded Syrian Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates: Anadolu

Yahoo - 2019-01-11 06:24

US keeps up ISIS fight in Syria as Turkey threatens Kurdish YPG allies with offensive - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-10 19:26

Turkey says military operation in Syria not dependent on U.S. pull-out

Reuters - 2019-01-10 11:16
A military operation against the Kurdish YPG militia, which Turkey has pledged to carry out in northern Syria, is not dependent on a U.S. pull-out from the region, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday. ...

Turkish forces bombarded Syrian Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates - Anadolu - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2019-01-09 23:26

Syrian Kurdish YPG to pull Manbij military advisers | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-09 18:40

Breaking up hard to do, Turkey says of US and Kurd 'terrorists'

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-09 14:30
Foreign Minister Cavusoglu chides US about relationship with Kurdish YPG militia after backtrack on troop pullout. ...

Turkey Repeats Call on US to Withdraw Kurdish YPG From Manbij, Syria - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-01-09 12:24

Can the US and Turkey find common ground over Syrian Kurds?

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-09 00:41
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he won't 'compromise' over Kurdish YPG fighters in northern Syria. ...

Turkey says US support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a ‘big mistake’ – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-08 17:31

IS Kills Five, Wounds Several in Syria's Raqqa

BAS News - 2019-01-07 23:47
ERBIL - A suicide bomb attack by Islamic State (IS) killed on Monday a Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) fighter and four civilians, while leaving several others wounded in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa. According to a statement by the S ...

John Bolton in Turkey after Donald Trump Syria withdrawal announcement to discuss Kurdish YPG fighters' fate - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-07 19:25

Erdogan spokesman says irrational to claim Turkey targets Kurds

Reuters - 2019-01-06 17:58
President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said on Sunday it was irrational to claim Turkey targets Kurds, saying Ankara's targets were the militants of Islamic State and the Kurdish groups YPG and PKK, state-owned Anadolu news agency reported. ...

Turkish forces bombard Kurdish YPG militia positions in northern Syria

Irishtimes - 2019-01-06 13:29

Two British Troops "Seriously" Injured by IS in Syria

BAS News - 2019-01-05 23:48
ERBIL - A couple of British special forces have been seriously injured in an Islamic State (IS) missile attack in the eastern parts of Syria. A source from the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) said in a statement on Saturday evening that th ...

Turkish forces bombarded Syrian Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates: Anadolu | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-01-05 15:36

Syrian Kurdish forces say 2,422 Turkish soldiers and mercenaries killed in 2018

E-Kurd - 2019-01-04 19:23
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Press Office of the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) announced on Thursday that 2,422 members of the Turkish army and allied Syrian mercenaries were killed during 2018 while 544 YPG fighters were martyred. T ...

Nearly 400 YPG Fighters Withdraw from Manbij

BAS News - 2019-01-02 19:17
ERBIL - Syrian Defense Ministry announced on Wednesday that about 400 fighters of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) have withdrawn from Manbij after an agreement with the Syrian regime. According to the ministry's statement, the Kurdish ...

Kurdish YPG Prepares to Focus on Anti-Daesh Fight East of Euphrates - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-01-01 06:51

YPG to Lay Down Arms When Syrian Crisis Ends: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2018-12-31 12:50
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) will lay down the arms only after the Syrian crisis ended and peace returned to the country, spokesperson Nouri Mahmoud said. Concerning the areas which the Kurdish fighters recently handed over ...

Syrian regime, Turkey, maneuver to take key Syrian city as U.S. withdraws

Jerusalem Post - 2018-12-31 12:25
Rumors began on Friday morning that the People’s Protection Units (YPG), the Kurdish group that had been partners with the US in fighting ISIS, was withdrawing from Manbij. ...

Kurdish YPG Militia to Disarm After Peace Returns to Syria – Spokesman - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2018-12-31 09:37

US commanders propose Kurdish fighters in Syria keep weapons

Al Jazeera - 2018-12-29 13:46
YPG fighting ISIL may keep US-supplied weapons, US commanders recommend, a move that is likely to incense ally Turkey. ...

Turkish forces bombard Syrian Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates, state news agency reports | South China Morning Post

SCMP - 2018-12-29 03:15

Syrian army deploys to Manbij area after Kurdish calls to deter Turkey

Reuters - 2018-12-29 00:34
The Syrian army deployed forces near Manbij in northern Syria on Friday, a war monitor and a U.S. official said, after the Kurdish YPG militia urged Damascus to protect the town, where U.S. forces operate, from the threat of a Turkish offensive. ...

Syria army enters Kurdish-held Manbij: state media

Al Jazeera - 2018-12-28 18:09
Reported troop entry into Manbij comes after Kurdish YPG asked for government help in preventing a 'Turkish invasion'. ...

Turkish defense ministry says YPG has no authority to invite others to Manbij

Reuters - 2018-12-28 14:18
Turkey's defense ministry said on Friday the Kurdish YPG militia has no authority to invite other elements into the northern Syrian town of Manbij, and warned all parties to refrain from destabilizing the region. ...

Syrian army deploys to Manbij after Kurdish calls to deter Turkey

Reuters - 2018-12-28 14:18
The Syrian army said it had deployed forces to Manbij in northwest Syria on Friday, after the Kurdish YPG militia urged Damascus to protect the town from the threat of Turkish attacks. ...

Syrian Government Forces Enter Manbij after YPG Withdrawal

BAS News - 2018-12-28 14:14
ERBIL — The Syrian government confirmed on Friday that its troops had entered the northern city of Manbij after the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) called on Damascus to replace them in certain areas. The Syrian regime army said in an official st ...

YPG Calls on Damascus to Stand Against the “Turkish Invasion”

BAS News - 2018-12-28 14:14
ERBIL — Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) called on the Syrian regime to stand against a possible Turkish military incursion into the Kurdish areas in the north of Syria. The call came after the YPG announced that its forces withdrew from Ma ...

Syrian Kurdish YPG urges government to enter Manbij to stave off Turkey - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2018-12-28 09:51

Turkish-backed FSA declares start of operation against Kurdish YPG in Syria | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-26 03:34

Turkey Reacts to PYD-Syrian Regime Coordination in Border Army Deployment

BAS News - 2018-12-25 18:32
ERBIL - Turkey "will never" tolerate the presence of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in eastern parts of Syria even if it results in arguments with the neighboring country, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday. The Turkish ...

US to stop arming anti-IS Syrian Kurdish YPG militia - Turkey - BBC News

BBC - 2018-12-21 06:22

All Kurdish YPG have left Syria's Manbij: local militia | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-12-20 03:38

Turkey says U.S. support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a big mistake | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-12-20 03:38

U.S. to end weapons support for Syrian Kurdish YPG, Turkey says | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-12-20 02:13

Report: U.S.-Allied Kurdish YPG Wants Dialogue with Turkey

Breitbart - 2018-12-20 01:54

US Considers Deployment of Roj Peshmerga to East Euphrates in Rojava: Source

BAS News - 2018-12-16 13:41
ERBIL — As Turkey is threatening to launch a new military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Unites (YPG), the United States is considering available options to maintain stability in the region without losing either sides of its all ...

Syrian Opposition Welcomes Turkish Attack on Kurdish YPG | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2018-12-16 10:44

Turkish Writer Reveals Turkey's Aim in Attacking Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-13 19:50
ERBIL - Turkey's goal in its possible upcoming military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in eastern Syria is to cut the geographic relations among the Kurdish cantons in Kobane city and al-Jazirah region, a Turkish off ...

Erdogan goes on offensive against US, accuses them of supplying Kurdish YPG with weapons

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-13 07:22

YPG accuses Turkey of supporting “jihadist groups” in Syria

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-12-11 03:56
The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units has accused Turkey of sending infiltrators to Syria's northeast. ...

Local militia: All Kurdish YPG have left Syria’s Manbij – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2018-12-11 00:35

Turkey to Conduct Anti-YPG Operation in Syria: Report

BAS News - 2018-12-10 18:52
ERBIL - The Turkish government is reportedly making preparations to conduct a military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) positions in eastern part of Euphrates River. Yeni Safak reported that the Turkish military has ma ...

YPG Accuses Turkey of Supporting "Jihadist Groups" in Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-09 22:40
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) has accused Turkey of sending infiltrators to Syria's northeast where the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are dominant. In an interview with Kurdistan 24 last week, Nouri Mahmoud, a spokesperson f ...

Turkish forces bombarded Syrian Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2018-12-08 06:03

Turkey warns Syrian army against helping Kurdish YPG in Afrin

Todayonline - 2018-12-07 00:59

Kurdish YPG ambush group of Turkish-backed rebels in northwest Aleppo (video)

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-03 15:39

Syrian Arab tribes call for Turkish intervention against Kurdish YPG forces | Arab News

Arabnews - 2018-11-28 20:02

Syrian Arab tribes call on Turkish forces to intervene against Kurdish YPG | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-11-28 19:43

Syrian Kurdish force calls on Iran to stop representing YPG fighter as one of their own

Kurdistan24 - 2018-11-23 09:24

Ankara Calls on Washington to Stop Supporting Kurdish YPG | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2018-11-19 07:08

Turkey calls U.S. support of Syrian Kurdish YPG a 'big mistake'

Jerusalem Post - 2018-11-19 04:10
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the issue strained ties between the two countries. ...

Turkey says U.S. support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a 'big mistake' - Turkey - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-11-18 15:48

Turkey demands US cut ties with Kurdish-led YPG

Almasdarnews - 2018-11-18 11:29

Turkey says US support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a "big mistake" - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2018-11-18 10:42

US must reassess Turkey policy, analyst says

Kathimerini - 2018-11-14 03:01
with Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters; and, finally, end cooperation with Turkey on the F-35 fighter jet ...

Kurdish YPG in Syria to be top of agenda in Erdoğan-Trump meeting - Daily Sabah | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-11-10 11:03

Turkey sees U.S. backing Syrian Kurdish YPG as support for PKK - spokesman | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-11-09 03:12

Kurdish YPG attacks HQ of Turkish-backed rebels in northwest Aleppo

Almasdarnews - 2018-11-09 01:23

Turkish Army kills Kurdish YPG fighter in northwest Al-Hasakah

Almasdarnews - 2018-11-07 16:45

Turkey military fires on Gire Spi in Rojava

Waar Media - 2018-10-31 12:53
Kurdish YPG fighters under the flag of the Syrian Democratic Forces SDF WAAR-DUHOK: At least one person was killed and another injured after Turkey’s armed forces fired into Rojava (northern Syria) on Tuesday, October 30. The firing, which reportedly beg ...

Damascus Has a Plan If Turkey Attacks East Euphrates: Source

BAS News - 2018-10-31 10:18
ERBIL — The Syrian regime is planning to exploit a possible military confrontation between Turkish army and Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) in east Euphrates to attack Qamishlo and Hasakah and Qamishlo, a source said. Turkish President Recep Tayy ...

Turkish Forces Reportedly Strike Syrian Kurdish YPG Militia Positions - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2018-10-30 06:02

Turkey shells US-backed Kurdish forces positions in Syria: state media

E-Kurd - 2018-10-28 23:05
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s military on Sunday fired artillery shells at a Kurdish forces in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) that is backed by the United States but deemed a “terrorist” group only by Ankara. The shelling targeted YPG positions on the eastern bank of t ...

Turkish forces bombarded Syrian Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates - Anadolu | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-10-28 15:12

Turkish forces strike Kurdish YPG militia positions in Syria - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-10-28 14:35

Turkish forces bombard Kurdish YPG militia positions on eastern shore of the Euphrates | Arab News

Arabnews - 2018-10-28 13:53

Turkish forces bombarded Kurdish YPG militia positions east of Euphrates: Anadolu | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-10-28 13:53

Turkey tells Pompeo it can easily clear Syria's Manbij of Kurdish YPG: minister | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-10-17 12:13

Turkey tells Pompeo it can easily clear Syria's Manbij of Kurdish YPG - minister - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2018-10-17 11:38

French warrior fighting with Syrian Kurds killed in battle against Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2018-10-11 17:23
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A French volunteer warrior fighting with Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State in northern Syria has been killed. Farid Medjahed died on October 6 in Deir ez-Zor, the Syrian Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG) announced on W ...

Turkey's Erdogan rebukes U.S. over Kurdish militia in Syrian city: paper

Reuters - 2018-09-28 10:48
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said the United States has failed to comply with the timescale agreed for the withdrawal of Kurdish YPG militia from northern Syrian city of Manbij, the Hurriyet newspaper reported on Friday. ...

Affirmation of 22 Years of Imprisonment Sentence for two Kurdish Citizens Accused of Membership in the People’s Protection Units

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-09-25 02:02
The verdict of two Kurdish citizens, members of the People’s Protection Units (known as YPG in Kurdish) who had previously been sentenced to 11 years of imprisonment, was equally confirmed by the Orumiyeh Court of Appeals. The verdict was officially serve ...

Turkish Authorities Send Nine YPG Members to Court

BAS News - 2018-09-18 22:21
They were held in Syria's Afrin ERBIL - At least nine members of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) appeared before a Turkish court on Tuesday for alleged involvement in the killing of two Turkish soldiers during the military confrontatio ...

Continued media campaign by pro-Assad outlets targets US-led forces

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-18 08:09
Kurdish fighters from the People's Protection Units (YPG) stand near US military vehicles in the town of Darbasiya next to the Turkish border, Syria, April 29, 2017. (Photo: Reuters/Rodi Said) ...

Turkey jails British ex-soldier fighting with Kurdish YPG for 'terror' links - The National

Thenational - 2018-09-16 21:32

Kurdish fighters not participating in Idlib offensive: YPG official

Almasdarnews - 2018-09-16 16:52

British ex-soldier Joe Robinson sentenced in Turkey over YPG ‘terror’ links

The Defense Post - 2018-09-16 03:55
A Turkish court sentenced former British soldier Joe Robinson to seven-and-a-half years in jail for alleged links to the Syria Kurdish YPG militia The post British ex-soldier Joe Robinson sentenced in Turkey over YPG ‘terror’ links appeared first on The ...

YPG release official statement about recent clashes between gov't, Kurdish forces

Almasdarnews - 2018-09-15 13:32

Kurdish YPG may aid Syrian government in Idlib operation: Turkish foreign minister | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-09-14 09:56

Kurdish YPG militia may aid Syrian government in Idlib operation: Turkish foreign minister | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-09-14 00:59

Turkey: Kurdish YPG militia may aid Syria in attacking Idlib - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-09-14 00:49

Kurdish YPG assassinate first Turkish-backed commander outside of Afrin (video)

Almasdarnews - 2018-08-31 19:53

YPG Attacks Rival Politician in Qamishlo

BAS News - 2018-08-27 14:25
ERBIL — The People’s Protection Units (YPG), the armed wing of the Democratic Union Party (PYD), has attacked a bureau belonging to a rival political party in Syrian Kurdistan’s Qamishlo. Najmaddin Kayaz, a senior member of the Syrian Kurdish Union Party ...

US, Turkish Forces Complete 35th Round of Patrols in Manbij: Report

BAS News - 2018-08-25 20:34
ERBIL - The US and Turkish forces completed on Saturday their 35th round of joint patrols in the northern Syrian city of Manbij as part of their agreement against the presence of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in the region. Turkish m ...

YPG rejects involvement in attacks by mysterious groups in Afrin

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-22 18:05
Special units of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Photo: Flickr/Kurdishstruggle) ...

Kurdish-led YPG carries out devastating assassination of Turkish-backed commander (video)

Almasdarnews - 2018-08-22 13:35

German police arrest Kurdish activists over use of YPG flags | Tamil Guardian

Tamilguardian - 2018-08-22 01:43

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