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Human chain for Rojava in Bremen - LineUp4Rojava

ANF - 2019-12-15 18:09
The association "Bremen for Rojava" has organized a human chain in solidarity with the resistance against the invasion in Northern and Eastern Syria. The action met with broad interest. ...

Turkish occupation of Rojava protested in Oslo

ANF - 2019-12-15 11:24
Kurds and their friends in Oslo protested the Turkish occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Marseille, Athens and Vienna in solidarity with Rojava

ANF - 2019-12-14 21:10
Marches and actions were held throughout Europe to protest the Turkish invasion of Rojava and in solidarity with the people of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Demos for Rojava in Germany

ANF - 2019-12-14 20:29
Protests took place in many European countries against Turkish occupation attacks in Northern and Easter Syria. Today had been declared "action day" for Rojava and activists expressed solidarity with Rojava and demanded to put Erdoğan on trial. ...

Autonomous Administration: Astana talks don't serve Syrian people

ANF - 2019-12-14 09:01
The Autonomous Administration of Northern and Eastern Syria issued a written statement on the 14th Astana meeting. ...

XinhuaNet: Turkey, Russia hold 15th joint patrol in northern Syria

Justice for Kurds - 2019-12-13 21:40
ANKARA, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) — Turkish and Russian troops on Thursday held the 15th round of joint ground patrols in northern Syria, the Turkish Defense Ministry said in a written statement. “Turkish and Russian units have completed their 15th joint land patr ...

Germany: War propaganda by religious associations "unacceptable”

ANF - 2019-12-13 14:02
DIE LINKE asked the federal government about its support for religious associations such as DITIB for the war of aggression in northern Syria, which is carried out in violation of international law. ...

Number of IDPs in Shaddadi rising

ANF - 2019-12-13 13:41
More than 2,000 internally displaced persons have arrived in the town of Shaddadi. The people come from the border regions of Northern Syria and fled the Turkish invasion. ...

Turkey conducts ethnic cleansing in northern Syria, senior U.S. congressman says | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-13 09:56

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria - Sunriseread

Sunriseread - 2019-12-13 06:26

Turkish, Russian Forces Conclude 15th Patrol in Syria

BAS News - 2019-12-13 03:05
ERBIL - The Turkish and Russian forces have prolonged their joint patrols in northern Syria as part of a deal between the sides, concluding the 15th round on Thursday. "Turkish and Russian units have completed their 15th joint land patrol, covering the R ...

Turkey conducts ethnic cleansing in northern Syria, senior U.S. senator says | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-12 21:31

Erdogan Leading an International Plot in Northern Syria: SDC

BAS News - 2019-12-12 13:14
ERBIL — Turkey is actually leading a plot designed by several actors in the region, part of which was the attacks on the Syrian Kurdistan, said Kurdish official. Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) co-chair Riyaz Darrar said the main actors are Russia and Ir ...

“Women who reject the ISIS ideology in Hol Camp are murdered”

ANF - 2019-12-11 20:22
With the Turkish attacks, the violence in Hol Camp in northern Syria has also increased. ISIS jihadists take advantage of the chaos and murder women who reject the ISIS ideology, reports Behiye Hisên, security officer of the camp. ...

SDF: Occupation forces attack civilian settlements

ANF - 2019-12-11 15:44
Turkish invasion army and their mercenaries continued with their military activities against Rojava Kurdistan and Northern Syria. ...

Occupation forces bomb villages in Shera, Afrin

ANF - 2019-12-11 14:31
Attacks against northern Syria continue unabated. ...

Cross-party UK delegation visits northern Syria to discuss foreign fighter issue, international court

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-11 14:26

The general leadership of SDF meets with the Senate in northern and eastern Syria

SDF Press - 2019-12-11 06:05
The General Command of the Syrian Democratic Forces held a successful meeting with the Senate in northeastern Syria, to talk about recent developments in the region and the Turkish aggression against the region. And, during his speech, Kobani affirmed the ...

Barzani Charity Foundation sends sixth caravan of aid to northern Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-10 17:26

Winter threatens the IDPs in the Washokani Camp

ANF - 2019-12-10 16:38
For the displaced people in northern and eastern Syria, winter is a torture: many set up for those seeking shelter have already collapsed due to rain and wind. Almost all international aid organisations are watching the misery. ...

Erdogan says Turkey aims to settle 1 million refugees in Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-12-10 13:10
ANKARA,— Turkey aims to settle one million Syrian war refugees in the area of Syrian Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in northern Syria, where it carried out a military incursion in October 2019, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. He tol ...

European Parliament to host Rojava Conference on 11 December

ANF - 2019-12-10 12:05
The European Parliament will host a conference on Northern and Eastern Syria - Rojava. ...

Academics to hold press conference for Rojava today

ANF - 2019-12-10 09:08
Academics, scientists and politicians in Germany are holding a press conference today against the occupation in northern Syria-Rojava. ...

SDF leader reaches deal on deployment of Russian troops near regions in northern Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-09 09:16

Refugee arrivals amid Turkish offensive in northern Syria exceeds 18,000: KRG

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-08 23:06

Resolution recognizing Armenian genocide blocked in US Senate

Kathimerini - 2019-12-08 15:50
such as Turkey’s offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria and the NATO ally’s purchase of an S-400 ...

Flash mob in solidarity to Rojava at opening of Scala Theatre

ANF - 2019-12-08 15:18
The opening of the season of the Teatro Scala, in Milan, activists protested the massacres carried out by Turkey in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Gavriye: Erdoğan’s goal is a genocide in North-East Syria

ANF - 2019-12-08 15:18
Nazira Gavriye is the co-chair of the autonomous administration in the Cizirê Canton. For her it is clear that Erdoğan intends a genocide in Northern and Eastern Syria / Rojava. ...

Germany-wide demonstrations against Turkey

ANF - 2019-12-08 08:11
There have been protests against the Turkish invasion of Northern Syria across Germany. The protests emphasized the importance of Kurdish unity to counter Turkish genocidal attacks. ...

Farewell to six SDF martyrs in Dêrik and Tirbespiyê

ANF - 2019-12-07 22:05
In Dêrik and Tirbespiyê six fighters who fell in the resistance against the Turkish occupation of Northern Syria were laid to rest. ...

Turkish state prepares for annexation of occupied territories

ANF - 2019-12-07 15:40
As with the annexation of Hatay, Turkey is preparing to annex the territories it has occupied in northern Syria. To this end, Turkish officials are appointed as councillors and subordinate administrative bodies in invaded areas. ...

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. ...

Turkey and the Assad regime kill at least 21, mostly civilians, in northern Syria in airstrikes | Business Insider India

Businessinsider - 2019-12-07 00:45

Feature: Displaced Syrians suffer from cold, shortage of medication in Kurdish-run camp in northern Syria - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-12-06 23:17

Deadly attack by car bomb on Turkish convoy in northern Syria – Market Research Journals

Marketresearchjournals - 2019-12-06 20:41

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 ...

Gire Spi: Houses of civilians demolished for "SDF support”

ANF - 2019-12-06 18:36
The invasion troops have demolished the houses of dozens of civilians inside the Turkish-occupied Gire Spi area in northern Syria for alleged connections to the SDF. ...

Occupation forces sabotage infrastructure in Cizîrê region

ANF - 2019-12-06 17:32
The Turkish army has plundered an important transformer station near Mabruka in northern Syria. There are difficulties with the energy supply in the Cizîrê region. ...

Inside An ISIS Detention Camp In Northern Syria | WUNC

WUNC - 2019-12-06 08:29

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 ...

Protests against Turkish war crimes in Northern Syria

ANF - 2019-12-05 19:49
Thousands of people have protested against Turkish war crimes in various cities in Northern Syria. Most recently, eight children were killed by a Turkish shelling in Til Rifat on Monday. ...

Syria Ceasefire "Holding Very Much": Trump

BAS News - 2019-12-05 19:37
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump has praised Turkey's efforts to ensure the security in northern Syria, saying that the ceasefire "is holding very much." After beginning an offensive against the Kurdish fighters in the Syrian border areas on October 9, ...

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. ...

Car Bomb Targets Turkish Convoy in North of Syria

BAS News - 2019-12-05 01:27
ERBIL - A car bomb explosion on Wednesday targeted a convoy of the Turkish forces in an area of northern Syria under the control of the Ankara-backed Syrian Islamist rebels. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a statement that the incident to ...

US pullout in Rojava: Imperialist rivalry fans flames of war and genocide in Syria

The Kurdish Project - 2019-12-04 22:21
By Linda Averill Originally published in Freedom Socialist newspaper, Vol. 40, No. 6, December 2019-January 2020 To hear some pundits, Donald Trump’s pullout of troops from northern Syria is just another diplomatic blunder. Or is simply designed to distr ...

Students in Rojava protest the Turkish massacre of children

ANF - 2019-12-04 20:28
Students in northern Syria protest the Turkish massacre of 8 children in Shehba. ...

Two Yazidi women freed from ISIS on their way to Shengal

ANF - 2019-12-04 15:59
Two Yazidi women who were freed from ISIS in Northern Syria are returning to their homeland Shengal. ...

KCDK-E: Today is national mourning day for Til Rifat victims

ANF - 2019-12-04 11:04
The KCDK-E called to join the two-day national mourning announced by the Autonomous Administration of Northern Syria to protest the massacre of children carried out by the Turkish state in Til Rifat on 2 December. ...

Villages of Til Rifat under bombardment

ANF - 2019-12-04 08:38
Turkey’s attacks against northern Syria continue unabated. ...

Syria: Three Russian Servicemen Injured in Bomb Blast

BAS News - 2019-12-02 22:56
ERBIL - A bomb explosion on Monday resulted in the wounding of three Russian servicemen in northern Syria, Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement. The bomb attack was carried out via an improvised explosive device which detonated during regular joi ...

Kurdistan 24: Putin says Syrian Kurds ‘kind-hearted’ toward Russian troops

Justice for Kurds - 2019-12-02 22:36
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed on Friday that his nation’s military police now deployed in northern Syria is loved by local Kurds there because it’s clear that its mission is to provide protection for them. He made the com ...

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 army targets Syrian soldiers: 2 dead, 3 wounded

ANF - 2019-12-02 21:19
The Turkish state continues its attacks against northern Syria in its ongoing military offensive seeking to invade the region. ...

Roadside bombing wounds 3 Russian soldiers in northern Syria - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-12-02 19:17

Women of North-East Syria rally in solidarity with the YPJ

ANF - 2019-12-02 18:48
In many cities in northern Syria, women have taken to the streets to demonstrate their support for the YPJ and to protest against violence against women. ...

Several children killed in Turkish artillery attack in northern Syria, monitor says

France24 - 2019-12-02 17:42

Kurdistan President Urges Syrian Kurds on Maintaining Unity

BAS News - 2019-12-02 16:11
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani on Monday received a delegation from the Kurdistan National Council of Syria (ENKS) in Erbil to discuss the latest developments in northern Syrian and the wider region. During the meeting, the Kurdish ...

Turkish genocide in Shehba: Death toll rises to 10

ANF - 2019-12-02 15:53
The Turkish state continues to massacre the people of northern Syria in its ongoing military offensive seeking to invade the region. ...

Armed attack against a tribal leader and his son in Shaddadi

ANF - 2019-12-02 13:19
In Shaddadi in northern Syria, unknown persons have shot the former chairman of the local council of tribes. The man survived seriously injured while his son was killed in the attack. ...

Inside An ISIS Detention Camp In Northern Syria | WEMU

WEMU - 2019-12-02 12:45

Inside An ISIS Detention Camp In Northern Syria | WUTC

WUTC - 2019-12-01 21:03

Farewell to SDF fighter in Dirbêsiyê

ANF - 2019-12-01 16:19
In Dirbêsiyê in Northern Syria, hundreds of people bid farewell to the SDF fighter Murad Serêkaniyê, who lost his life resisting the Turkish invasion of Rojava. ...

Turkish ISIS member: Turkey’s soldiers helped us cross the border

ANF - 2019-12-01 14:06
An ISIS member from Turkey arrested in Northern Syria reports in detail in an ANF interview how Turkish policemen and soldiers helped him to cross the border into the "Islamic state". ...

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-12-01 10:07

Was Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria inevitable? | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-30 11:59

Father grabbed kids and fled after US 'betrayal'

CNN - 2019-11-30 06:43
US military patrols in northern Syria made Ibrahim Hassan feel safe. But when they left and Turkish attacks began, he and thousands of Kurds had to run for their lives. ...

Inside An ISIS Detention Camp In Northern Syria | KGOU

KGOU - 2019-11-29 19:28

Villages of Gire Spi under attack

ANF - 2019-11-29 16:16
Attacks against northern Syria continue as part of the Turkish state’s military offensive launched on October 9 to invade region. ...

US Military Resumes Anti-ISIS Operations in Northern Syria

Theepochtimes - 2019-11-29 13:01

Occupation forces bomb Ain Issa

ANF - 2019-11-28 14:27
Attacks against northern Syria continue as part of the Turkish state’s genocidal military offensive launched on October 9 to invade the region together with mercenary groups. ...

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. ...

Inside An ISIS Detention Camp In Northern Syria | WCAI

Capeandislands - 2019-11-28 03:48

Inside An ISIS Detention Camp In Northern Syria | WJCT NEWS

WJCT - 2019-11-28 00:19

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | Daily Stock Dish

Dailystockdish - 2019-11-27 23:03

Kurdish People's Assembly Wales protest outside Newport community centre with anger over northern Syria increasing | South Wales Argus

Southwalesargus - 2019-11-27 19:42

Turkey's 'safe zone' in northern Syria unsafe for civilians, says report | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-27 18:52

635 escape attempts by ISIS members thwarted in N. Syria

ANF - 2019-11-27 16:16
According to Roj Hesen, security officer for captured ISIS gangs, 635 escape attempts from the camps in Northern Syria have been thwarted so far. ...

HRW says civilians abused, executed in Turkey north Syria ‘safe zone’

E-Kurd - 2019-11-27 16:11
NEW YORK,— Human Rights Watch on Wednesday denounced abuses including executions and home confiscations in a Turkish-controlled swathe of Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northern Syria, where Ankara says it wants to resettle Syrian refugees. Turkey last month ...

Russia warns Kurds to adhere to agreement for northern Syria | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-27 10:25

At least 15 Killed in Car Bomb in Northern Syria | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-11-27 10:16

Turkey said to hold up NATO military plans over Syria dispute

Kathimerini - 2019-11-27 09:22
Ankara more political support for its fight against Kurdish YPG militia in northern Syria, four... until the alliance offers Ankara more political support for its fight against Kurdish YPG militia... against the YPG militia, which it regards as terrorists ...

17 killed by car bomb in Turkey-controlled region of Syrian Kurdistan: Ankara

E-Kurd - 2019-11-26 23:27
ISTANBUL,— A car bomb killed at least 17 people and wounded 20 others in the Turkish-controlled region of Syrian Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in northern Syria, on Tuesday, Turkey’s defence ministry said. The attack took place in the Tel Halaf village w ...

Kurdish Peoples Assembly Wales to protest outside Newport community centre with anger over northern Syria increasing | South Wales Argus

Southwalesargus - 2019-11-26 21:23

Russian FM urges Kurds to honor Russia-Turkey deal on northern Syria - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-11-26 17:36

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 ...

Henri J. Barkey, JFK advisory Council Member, for ASIATIMES: In presidential face-off, Erdogan conquers Trump

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-25 20:30
Coming after Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria, many among both Turks and Americans wondered why President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had bothered to make the trip to Washington at a time when the mood was so decidedly anti-Turkish. What could he achieve? The ...

Car bomb kills 9 in northern Syria town: monitor

RFI - 2019-11-25 17:56

U.S. Resumes Operations Against ISIS in Northern Syria

MSN - 2019-11-25 17:56

U.S. Resumes Large-Scale Operations Against ISIS in Northern Syria

New York Times - 2019-11-25 17:40
After a lull of several weeks, American troops and Syrian Kurdish fighters are once again conducting large-scale counterterrorism missions. ...

HRE hit invaders in Afrin and Azaz: One killed, ten wounded

ANF - 2019-11-25 15:44
A mercenary was killed in HRE operations in the Turkish occupied Afrin and Azaz regions in northern Syria. Ten other occupiers were injured, including seven Turkish army soldiers. ...

Jinwar: May our resistance be a milestone in history

ANF - 2019-11-25 14:23
In memory of the women who gave their lives in the struggle for a free life without violence, the inhabitants of the women's village Jinwar in Northern Syria made a declaration marking the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. ...

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 ...

People of Kobane condemn the silence on war crimes and massacres

ANF - 2019-11-24 20:54
Masses took to the streets in Kobane to protest against the continuing invasion and massacre of Turkey in Northern Syria. Four days ago, two civilians were killed in a drone attack. ...

Former ISIS fighters join Turkish-backed rebels in northern Syria: monitor

Almasdarnews - 2019-11-24 18:02

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. ...

On Iraq visit, Pence reassures Kurds and discusses protests with prime minister

Reuters - 2019-11-24 02:53
Vice President Mike Pence visited Iraq on Saturday to reassure Iraqi Kurds of U.S. support after President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from northern Syria drew criticism that Washington had betrayed its Kurdish allies there. ...

3 civilians injured in attack on Free Burma Rangers in Ain Issa

ANF - 2019-11-23 18:30
Another Free Burma Rangers health team has been attacked in northern Syria. Three civilians were injured in the attack on a vehicle belonging to the aid organisation in the west of Ain Issa. ...

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 kills 10, injures 25 in northern Syria

Aninews - 2019-11-23 17:24

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