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Teachers protest Turkish threats in Kobanê and Serêkaniyê

ANF - 2019-08-22 12:06
Thousands of teachers have demonstrated on Wednesday in Kobanê and Serêkaniyê against the Turkish state threats of invasion of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

TEV-DEM's Xelil appeals on France to prevent Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-08-21 16:32
TEV-DEM co-chair Aldal Xelil has written an open-ed in the French paper Liberation in which he appeals to France to prevent the Turkish occupation of Northern Syria. ...

Organizing the work of private educational institutes in al-Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-08-21 02:29
Al-Raqqa – The Special Education Office of the Education and Learning Committee in al-Raqqa held a meeting with the presidency of the Education and Learning Authority in the self-administration in Northern and Eastern Syria, on Tuesday, to find organizati ...

Germany takes back four Islamic State children from Syria

Jerusalem Post - 2019-08-20 18:35
Thousands of Islamic State members, including foreigners, women and children, are being held by Kurdish-led authorities in northern Syria. ...

El-Ebid: Turkey doesn't want a safe zone, but a surrender zone

ANF - 2019-08-20 16:05
Speaking at a human shield action in Serêkaniyê, Northern and Eastern Syria Autonomous Administration deputy co-chair, Hemdan El-Ebid, said that Turkey does not want a safety zone but a surrender occupation area. ...

Turkey, US agree on northern Syria buffer zone airspace control, Akar says

Thedefensepost - 2019-08-17 23:00

Turkish army bombs Tal Rifat

ANF - 2019-08-17 20:50
The Turkish regime continues its attacks against northern Syria. ...

Turkey, U.S. disagree on five issues over northern Syria safe zone | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-17 19:43

Swedish MP: We must mobilize for Rojava

ANF - 2019-08-16 17:52
Left Party MP Daniel Riazat said the Turkish state aims to destroy the egalitarian, just and ecologist system in Northern and Eastern Syria and added: “we must mobilize to defend Rojava.” ...

SDF Commander General: Negotiations on ‘safe zone’ continue

ANF - 2019-08-16 14:23
The indirect talks with the Turkish state continue, explained SDF Commander General Mazlum Abdi, adding that a final agreement on a buffer zone in northern Syria has not been reached yet. ...

Rojava an example of ecosocialism

Green Left Weekly - 2019-08-16 08:25
Make Rojava Green Again Issue 1233 Northern Syria Rojava revolution ecosocialism In 2011, in the context of the Arab Spring, a civil war began in Syria, pitting various armed groups against President Bashar al-Assad’s regime. Rapidly, a Kurdish-majority ...

Pentagon says Syria safe zone agreement with Turkey will come in ‘stages’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
WASHINGTON,— An agreement between the United States and Turkey to establish a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria will be implemented gradually, with some operations beginning soon, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday. “We are curren ...

Turkey won’t tolerate U.S. delay over setting up a safe zone in Kurdish northern Syria: FM

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
ANKARA,— Ankara will not tolerate any delay from the US over setting up a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Thursday. “They (the US) first need to be sincere and need to understand that Turkey won ...

Turkey threatens the US, appeases Russia on Idlib

ANF - 2019-08-15 15:41
The Turkish state is imposing the establishment of a safe zone to the US to invade Northern and Eastern Syria. As they threaten the US with a new ploy, they appease Russia. ...

Esper says US will not abide to a Turkish invasion of northern Syria – Talk Media News

Talkmedianews - 2019-08-15 13:17

US, Turkey say they have agreement on a safe zone for northern Syria – Talk Media News

Talkmedianews - 2019-08-15 02:36

Mayor of Sinjar warns of the safe zone in northern Syria

Kurdiu - 2019-08-15 00:44

Turkish drones start operating in Kurdish northern Syria: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 21:23
ISTANBUL,— Turkish drones have started operating in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria where Washington and Ankara have agreed to create a safe zone, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. Turkey and the United States agreed last week to s ...

Turkey, US work to create buffer zone in northern Syria | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 13.08.2019

DW - 2019-08-13 22:20

ISIS sleeper cell preparing for an attack neutralized by YPG

ANF - 2019-08-12 18:12
Alongside Turkey's invasion threats, sleeper cells of the "Islamic State" have been activated in northern and eastern Syria recently. ...

Rojava: resistance as the only alternative

ANF - 2019-08-11 14:51
Every day, people in northern Syria are attacked by Turkish border guards. The agriculture in the border area lies idle and schools had to be closed for security reasons. ...

Turkish regime's war crimes in NE Syria to be taken to the ICC

ANF - 2019-08-11 11:28
The Union of Lawyers in Raqqa is preparing to document the war crimes committed by the Erdoğan regime in northern and eastern Syria, which will be handed over to the International Criminal Court. ...

Martyrs remembered at the Feast of Sacrifice in Rojava

ANF - 2019-08-11 10:14
On the occasion of the Islamic Feast of Sacrifice, people from northern and eastern Syria are visiting the graves of the martyrs. ...

Europe-wide demonstrations against Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-08-11 10:14
In many European cities demonstrations were held against the Turkish occupation war in southern Kurdistan and Erdoğan’s threats against Rojava and northern Syria. ...

Syriacs in northeast Syria: We will resist Turkish invasion

ANF - 2019-08-10 12:45
Representatives of the Syriacs living in northern and eastern Syria announced that they will not accept a possible Turkish invasion and will resist it with all their might. ...

HRE: 8 Turkish-backed terrorists killed in al-Bab

ANF - 2019-08-10 12:24
HRE fighters continue inflicting heavy blows on the occupation forces in northern Syria. ...

"Status for Kurds in Syria is inevitable"

ANF - 2019-08-10 08:49
Writer Mustafa Peköz said Ankara’s operation threats against Northern and Eastern Syria have turned out empty and stressed that achieving a constitutional status in Syria is inevitable for Kurds. ...

CENI: The “peace corridor” is part of war-mongering plans

ANF - 2019-08-09 14:32
CENI warned that any aggression on the Democratic Federation of Northern and Eastern Syria will constitute an attack on all of humanity. ...

Damascus rejects US-Turkey safe zone agreement in northern Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-09 12:56

KCK’s Bayik: People of northern Syria must prepare for war

ANF - 2019-08-09 08:53
Cemil Bayik describes the Turkish state with its expansionist character as a basic problem for the Middle East and says: "The Turkish state is a danger not only for the Kurds, but for all." ...

The Statement of elders and dignitaries of the tribes of the Euphrates region during the Meeting of the Tribes

SDF Press - 2019-08-08 20:11
Ayn Issa – During a meeting organized by the Syrian Democratic Council and the Military Relations Office of SDF with the sheikhs and elders of the tribes of northern and eastern Syria, Sheikh Fawaz Al-Baik delivered a statement to the world public opinion ...

Damascus rejects US-Turkey safe zone agreement in northern Syria

Gulan Media - 2019-08-08 18:56

Syria government ‘categorically rejects’ US-Turkey buffer zone plans

The Defense Post - 2019-08-08 17:42
Damascus said it rejects a US-Turkish plan to establish a buffer zone in northern Syria, blaming Syria's Kurds for the proposal The post Syria government ‘categorically rejects’ US-Turkey buffer zone plans appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Yusuf: We can’t allow for a repeat of Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-08 12:18
Hediye Yusuf from Kongra Star Coordination said in order to avoid the situation in Afrin from repeating throughout Northern and Eastern Syria, there needs to be extensive preparations, total resistance and diplomatic efforts in accordance. ...

Campaign for burned lands of Rojava farmers

ANF - 2019-08-08 10:29
The campaign Make Rojava Green Again has launched efforts to compensate farmers whose wheat and barley fields were set on fire in Rojava and northern Syria. ...

Kurdish leaders still wary of "big war" in northern Syria despit

Rûdaw - 2019-08-07 23:53

Turkey and US agree to jointly administer northern Syria border zone

Thedefensepost - 2019-08-07 19:48

'Positive': Turkey says happy with US talks on Syria safe zones

Al Jazeera - 2019-08-07 19:48
Turkey has previously said it was contemplating military intervention in northern Syria against the Kurdish YPG. ...

Turkey, US agree 'joint operation center' for northern Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-08-07 18:30
Joint operation center to be implemented "without delay" ...

U.S., Turkish officials reportedly agree on safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan: state media

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 17:49
ISTANBUL,— U.S. and Turkish military officials reportedly have agreed that the safe-zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria will be a “peace corridor” for displaced Syrians longing to return home, the Turkish National Defense Ministry said We ...

Turkish opposition calls for ‘peaceful approach’ in northern Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-08-07 12:51
Erdogan has threatened to launch a new offensive against Kurdish forces ...

US warn Turkey against military offensive in Northern Syria | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERY

Ccdiscovery - 2019-08-07 10:16

Washington Warns Ankara Against a Military Attack on Northern Syria - Citizen Truth

Citizentruth - 2019-08-07 03:18

'Unacceptable': US warns Turkey of operation in northern Syria

Al Jazeera - 2019-08-07 00:11
Pentagon chief calls for talks to prevent unilateral incursion against YPG, as Erdogan vows imminent attack. ...

Esper says US would prevent ‘unilateral’ Turkish action against SDF in northern Syria

The Defense Post - 2019-08-06 21:25
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to "eliminate" the YPG in northeast Syria – a move deemed "unacceptable" by the Pentagon The post Esper says US would prevent ‘unilateral’ Turkish action against SDF in northern Syria appeared first on Th ...

US : any operation in northern Syria is unacceptable

Kurdiu - 2019-08-06 18:49

Pentagon chief: Turkish incursions into northern Syria ‘unacceptable’

Rûdaw - 2019-08-06 18:27
"Any unilateral action by them would be unacceptable" ...

Turkey’s Erdogan threatens operation against Syrian Kurds ‘very soon’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 16:43
ISTANBUL,— Turkey and the US were on a collision course Tuesday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to “eliminate” a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria — a move deemed “unacceptable” by the Pentagon. Erdogan has repea ...

Pentagon chief: US will prevent ‘unacceptable’ Turkish incursion

ANF - 2019-08-06 14:27
Defence Secretary Mark Esper said that any move by Turkey to invade northern Syria would be unacceptable. ...

Turkey calls on U.S. to end its support for Syrian Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
ISTANBUL,— Turkey called on the United States to end its support for a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria as the two countries held talks on Monday aimed at preventing a fresh Turkish invasion. “The US should positively answer ...

If Erdogan invades northern Syria, could its airspace be closed to Turkish jets?

Rûdaw - 2019-08-06 12:08
Turkish airpower played a major role in the Afrin operation ...

Turkey’s tests of wills in northern Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-08-06 10:27
Turkey does not need a safe zone on Syrian territory ...

Erdoğan: Turkey to launch military operation against Kurds in northern Syria | JNS.org

JNS - 2019-08-06 06:14

Erdogan: Turkey Readying Offensive in Kurdish Area in Northern Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-08-05 23:28

Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area in northern Syria: Erdogan - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-05 18:08

Erdogan announces again military offensive in Northern Syria | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERY

Ccdiscovery - 2019-08-05 17:48

Security Zone as part of Turkish expansionist policy

ANF - 2019-08-05 11:32
The Turkish state continues to threaten with an occupation of northern and eastern Syria. Today, a US military delegation will hold talks in Turkey on the "security zone". ...

Turkish attack kills a civilian in Sherawa, Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-05 10:42
The Turkish regime continues its deadly attacks against northern Syria. ...

Turkish attack injures two civilians in a village of Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-05 09:25
The Turkish regime has increased its attacks against northern Syria after Turkish President vowed to launch yet another operation against the region. ...

Turkish army bombs villages in Shehba and Bab

ANF - 2019-08-05 09:25
The Turkish regime has increased its attacks against northern Syria. ...

Increased ISIS attacks following Turkish threats

ANF - 2019-08-05 08:31
The Turkish leader Erdoğan has again announced an invasion in northern Syria. ...

Erdogan: Turkey will carry operation in northern Syria

Gulan Media - 2019-08-05 00:57

Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area of northern Syria, Erdogan says It would mark the third Turkish incursion of Syria in as many years August 4, 2019

The National AE - 2019-08-04 23:47

Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area in northern Syria - Erdogan - SWI swissinfo.ch

Swissinfo - 2019-08-04 21:45

Turkish army bombs a village in Shehba

ANF - 2019-08-04 21:27
Yet another attack by the Turkish army against northern Syria. ...

Turkey will carry out operation in Kurdish northern Syria: Erdogan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-04 20:58
ISTANBUL,— Turkey will carry out an operation east of the Euphrates river in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, in an area controlled by the Kurdish YPG militia, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. Turkey has been running out of pa ...

Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area in northern Syria: Erdogan | News | WSAU

WSAU - 2019-08-04 20:29

Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area in northern Syria - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-08-04 20:27

"We educate our children for the first time as Yazidis"

ANF - 2019-08-03 19:31
The "Mala Êzidî" in the Cizîre region of northern Syria has for the first time set up an educational program on Yazidi culture and religion in Tirbespiyê. ...

Rojava Revolution - seven years on

Green Left Weekly - 2019-08-02 13:17
July 19 marked the seventh anniversary of northern Syria’s Rojava Revolution. On that day in 2012 the nascent People’s Protection Units (YPG) took control of the Kurdish-majority city of Kobanê. The outnumbered forces of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad s ...

Erdogan: Turkey will destroy Kurdish-held 'terror corridor' in Syria Turkish president's threat come amid talks with the US on creating a safe zone in northern Syria July 27, 2019

The National AE - 2019-07-27 18:02

ISIS will continue to threaten the world if they don’t face trial

ANF - 2019-07-26 16:10
Northern and Eastern Syria Social Justice General Assembly formed a committee for the trial of ISIS members according to international law, and to conduct international relationships. ...

Ocalan letter says northern Syria needs to be resolved democrati

Rûdaw - 2019-07-26 15:04

“Turkish state aims to do what ISIS couldn’t”

ANF - 2019-07-25 18:41
Azad Oso said Turkey is targeting the Autonomous Administration and that the Turkish state wants to do what ISIS gangs failed to achieve in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Turkey, U.S. to continue talks on Syria safe zone despite tensions: officials

E-Kurd - 2019-07-25 17:15
ANKARA,— Turkish and U.S. officials will continue to discuss a planned safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, Turkish military officials said on Thursday after Ankara warned that it would launch a cross-border operation if a deal was n ...

Turkey, US begin work on joint ‘safe zone’ in northern Syria: defense ministry

Rûdaw - 2019-07-24 12:34
Turkey has called for a 40 km-deep buffer zone ...

U.S., Turkey open talks on safe zone in northern Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-07-23 17:35
ISTANBUL,— Turkey and the US began talks on Tuesday to establish a “security zone” in northern Syria aimed at creating a buffer between Kurdish fighters and the Turkish border. “Military officials from the two countries began, today in Ankara, to work to ...

“Turkey wants to revive ISIS with the ‘safe zone’ excuse”

ANF - 2019-07-23 15:31
Politician Sikri Hemo said the Turkish state aims to transfer out their domestic crisis and to revive ISIS with the “safe zone” they are attempting to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

US army chief for Mideast in first visit to northern Syria | Jordan Times

Jordantimes - 2019-07-23 10:59

US army chief for Mideast in first visit to northern Syria - Saudi Gazette

Saudigazette - 2019-07-22 20:11

Turkey will launch operation in Syrian Kurdistan if safe zone not established: minister

E-Kurd - 2019-07-22 18:24
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday that if a planned safe zone in northern Syria is not established, and if threats continue against Turkey, Ankara will launch a military operation east of the Euphrates river. Turkey has ...

U.S. envoy Jeffrey arrives in Turkey to discuss developments in northern Syria | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-22 00:16

U.S. envoy Jeffrey to discuss developments in northern Syria with Turkey- Asharq Al-Awsat | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-21 11:46

There is reason to fear Turkish involvement in northern Syria - The National

Thenational - 2019-07-15 17:04

13 Dead, many injured: series of attacks in Northern Syria | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERY

Ccdiscovery - 2019-07-12 12:17

Rojava conference calls for regional security and stability through self-administration

Green Left Weekly - 2019-07-12 07:07
An international conference hosted by the Rojava Center for Strategic Studies in the city of Amude in Kurdish-liberated northern Syria from July 7-9 called for international support for the establishment of self-administration in areas liberated from Isl ...

Car bomb hits near church in Qamishlo, Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 21:41
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Twelve people were injured on Thursday when a car bomb exploded near a church in a Christian-majority neighborhood of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northern Syria, ANHA news agency reported. The bomb was caused by a ...

Turkish-US talks on northern Syria stall as S-400 crisis peaks

Al Monitor - 2019-07-10 22:55

Can French mediation fix Kurdish divisions in northern Syria?

Rûdaw - 2019-07-09 14:55
Rival Kurdish factions have been at loggerheads for several years ...

Rights Group Says Russia-Backed Offensive In Northern Syria Has Killed 544 Civilians

Rferl - 2019-07-08 14:05

Final day of the International Forum on ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 09:11
The International Forum on ISIS in Northern Syria ends today ...

International Forum on ISIS enters its second day

ANF - 2019-07-07 08:38
The second day of the International Forum on ISIS 2019 in Northern Syria enters its second day. ...

HRE hit invaders in Mare: 2 terrorists killed

ANF - 2019-07-06 16:11
One military vehicle was destroyed and two terrorists were killed in Mare region of northern Syria. ...

“We don’t accept ISIS trials to be held elsewhere”

ANF - 2019-07-06 14:05
Shaddadi Clans Council President Sileman Derwis said they won’t accept the ISIS trials to be held outside of Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

Clans Council: An invading state shouldn't be in the "safe zone"

ANF - 2019-07-05 16:38
The Qamishlo Canton Clans Council members protested the Turkish state’s attempts to form a “safe zone” in Northern and Eastern Syria and said, “Turkey is an invading state. An invading state shouldn’t take part in the ‘safe zone’.” ...

Freed Yazidis reunited with their families in Shengal

ANF - 2019-07-05 14:04
Six Yazidi civilians, who were rescued by SDF from ISIS in northern Syria, have been reunited with their families in Shengal. ...

Syrie : des centaines d’hectares de terres appartenant à des Kurdes incendiées par la Turquie dans le canton de Kobane @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-07-04 17:05
Failing to tear down the democratic project in Northern and Eastern Syria with the gang groups they nurtured, the Turkish state launched an economic war in setting fire to cultivated lands as the h... ...

“Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system”

ANF - 2019-07-04 16:05
The people of Dirbesiye said they don’t accept the “safe zone” Turkey wants to set up in Northern and Eastern Syria and that Turkey wants to destroy the Democratic Nation system with this attempt. ...

Italian women travel through northern Syria

ANF - 2019-07-02 14:01
An Italian women's delegation is on a tour of northern and eastern Syria to find out about local women's work. Their last stops were Raqqa and Ain Issa. ...

Rojava Conference at the UN human rights session in Geneva

ANF - 2019-06-28 09:05
During the 41st UN Human Rights Council Sessions, a fringe meeting was organised by the Geneva Center for Kurdish Human Rights on the latest situation in Northern Syria. ...
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