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Turkey Considering Use of Air Force in Kobani: Monitor

BAS News - 2019-11-10 23:31
ERBIL - Turkey is reportedly considering the use of its Air Force in Kobani to force the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) out of the strategic city, a monitor revealed on Sunday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) cited a source ...

YPG, Syrian Army Fortifying Fronts in Kobane for Possible Turkish Assault

BAS News - 2019-11-10 14:15
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) together with the Syrian regime army are preparing a defense line in case of a possible Turkish assault on Kobane, sources familiar with the issue told BasNews. Turkey took control of several str ...

Syria's Kurds Look to Assad for Protection After US Pullout - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Nbcphiladelphia - 2019-11-09 23:49

Erdogan does not rule out Peace Spring operation in Syria may continue — TV

TASS - 2019-11-08 19:12
On Thursday, the Turkish leader said that the Kurdish People’s Protection Units, which Ankara considers to be a terrorist organization, had not completed their pullout from northeastern Syria yet ...

Italian Holocaust Survivor Placed Under Police Protection After Anti-Hate Campaign | HuffPost

Huffpost - 2019-11-07 21:44

En Syrie, au moins 13 morts dans l’explosion d’une voiture piégée à Tal Abyad

Le Monde - 2019-11-02 19:31
La ville frontalière de la Turquie a été prise par les forces turques à la faveur d’une offensive lancée le mois dernier par Ankara contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple. ...

Invasion turque du Rojava. Un ancien soldat kurde des YPG s'est aspergé d'essence devant l'ONU mercredi dernier par désespoir @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-11-01 19:23
Le Kurde de 31 ans qui s’est aspergé d’essence devant l’ONU mercredi dernier était un ancien combattant des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG). ...

Kurdes : la Turquie menace d'une nouvelle intervention armée @KurdistanAu

L'Important - 2019-11-01 19:23
La Turquie menace de mener une nouvelle opération armée contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple. Ankara déclare disposer d'informations selon lesquelles les YPG n'auraient pas achevé leur retrait de la zone des 30 kilomèt ...

People from border villages of Dirbêsiyê: Only SDF can protect us

ANF - 2019-11-01 14:03
ANF correspondent Axîn Tolhildan spoke with the people in the border villages of Dirbêsiyê. The people demand a border protection by the SDF. ...

Iraq at a Crossroads: UN Urges National Dialogue

BAS News - 2019-10-31 18:51
BAGHDAD, (UNAMI) —Since demonstrations swept across many parts of Iraq in early October, the United Nations has engaged with a wide range of Iraqis in the search for solutions. From day one, we have consistently called for the protection of peaceful prot ...

Donald Trump's suggestion of protection for Syrian oilfields sparks anger among Kurdish refugees - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-10-30 22:41

Kurdish units may join Syria’s Armed Forces — daily

TASS - 2019-10-30 18:39
The newspaper says that Damascus pushes for the disbandment of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the People’s Protection Units and police squads so that they join the Syrian army and law enforcement bodies ...

Should the West also accept the cleansing of the Kurds in Rojava?

E-Kurd - 2019-10-23 01:53
Shakhawan Shorash | Exclusive to The US President Donald Trump withdrew US troops, left the Kurds without protection, and paved the way for a Turkish invasion of Rojava. The weak reactions coming from NATO, the European Union (EU) and the Unite ...

YPG Fighters Already Left Syria’s Safe Zone Under Ceasefire Deal: SDF Commander

BAS News - 2019-10-22 18:53
ERBIL — All the fighters belonging to the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) have already left the northern Syrian territories bordering Turkey, said a Kurdish commander. In a letter to US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday, Mazlum Abdi, co ...

Syrie: l'offensive reprendra «avec une plus grande détermination» faute d'un retrait kurde

Le Figaro - 2019-10-22 12:41
L'opération turque contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG) est suspendue jusqu'à 19h00 GMT mardi à la faveur d'un accord de trêve négocié entre Washington et Ankara. ...

Trump Approved Deal Between Russia and Syria for Protection from Turkish Attack, Claims Kurdish Commander - News18

News18 - 2019-10-20 08:06

Syria's Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout - The Mainichi

Mainichi - 2019-10-20 03:53

La première fois que « Le Monde » a écrit… « Erdogan »

Le Monde - 2019-10-19 02:28
Recep Tayyip Erdogan a lancé une opération militaire dans le nord-est de la Syrie contre la milice kurde des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG), considérée comme « terroriste » par Ankara. Le nom du président turc est apparu dans « Le Monde » le 12 mars ...

EPA dropped salmon protection after Trump met with Alaska's governor - CNN Video

CNN - 2019-10-18 22:02

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout - POLITICO

Politico - 2019-10-17 07:20

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after U.S. pullout |

Heraldnet - 2019-10-17 01:40

United States Abandon Kurds and How will this Move Impact Middle East

Roji Kurd - 2019-10-17 00:01
By Hossein Bouazar Syrian Kurds are a distinct group and they have lived and owned their lands close to the Turkish and an Iraqi border for decades. They have been subjected to systematic discrimination. The People’s Protection Units is a mainly-Kurdish m ...

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after U.S. pullout - Portland Press Herald

Pressherald - 2019-10-16 15:46

Kurds look to Assad for protection as US pulls out of Syria

Gazettenet - 2019-10-16 11:36

Michael Jackson’s Hollywood star needs round the clock police protection amid fears it’ll be smashed up over Leaving Neverland documentary

Thesun - 2019-10-16 10:11

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. signals pullout |

Triblive - 2019-10-15 23:47

Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout | PBS NewsHour Weekend

PBS - 2019-10-15 23:18

Kurds Turn to Bashar al-Assad for Protection as US Abandons Former Allies

Truthout - 2019-10-15 22:45

Let ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ rescue Syrian Kurds, Trump says

E-Kurd - 2019-10-15 14:54
WASHINGTON,— U.S. president Donald Trump suggested Monday that Syria’s formerly US-allied Kurds could look to 19th century French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte for protection after the US president ordered the departure of nearly 1,000 US troops from the co ...

Syria's Kurds Look to Assad for Protection After US Pullout - NBC Connecticut

Nbcconnecticut - 2019-10-15 12:40

Kurds Turn to Bashar al-Assad for Protection as U.S. Abandons Former Allies to Turkish Assault | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-10-15 00:24

Syrian regime steps in to halt Turkish assault on Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-10-14 16:01
Tel Tamr, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Syrian regime sent troops towards the Turkish border on Monday to contain Ankara’s deadly offensive against the Kurds, stepping in for US forces due to begin a controversial withdrawal. Outgunned and without US protection ...

Trump orders U.S. troops to withdraw from northern Syria as Turkey offensive escalates

NBC News - 2019-10-14 15:55
The move comes as Turkey makes rapid advances in its war against American allies, the Kurds of Syria. Without U.S. protection, the Kurds fear they will be ethnically cleansed by Turkey and its militias. ISIS is seizing on the chaotic moment to regroup. ...

Une zone de protection aérienne russe pour protéger les Kurdes - B2 Bruxelles2

Bruxelles2 - 2019-10-14 11:51

Syria’s Kurds Look to Assad for Protection From Turkey’s Invasion after the U.S. Withdraws Troops

Time - 2019-10-14 06:12
The shift in alliances could lead to clashes between Turkey and Syria ...

EPA drops protection for wild salmon Alaska Bristol Bay - CNN

CNN - 2019-10-14 02:18

Civilians in northern Syria need protection, says Human Rights Watch

Bignewsnetwork - 2019-10-13 22:36

Les Kurdes syriens menacent Trump de demander la protection à Poutine et Assad - © Infos-Israel.News - Sté Alyaexpress-News

- 2019-10-13 20:13

Erbil’s Archbishop Warda urges protection of innocent civilians in northern Syria | America Magazine

Americamagazine - 2019-10-13 16:10

Ankara commente la possibilité de négociations avec les Unités de protection du peuple kurde - Sputnik France

Sputnik - 2019-10-12 23:18

Kurdish-led SDF Forces in Syria: ISIS Prisoners No Longer 'Our Responsibility' as Five Escape and Thousands More At Risk of Breaking Free

Newsweek - 2019-10-12 13:13
"There is a project to eradicate Kurds," SDF spokesman Mustafa Bali said. "Therefore, our first duty is the protection of our people, border and soil." ...

U.S. House Foreign Affairs leaders seek protection of Kurds in Syria

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-12 02:05

Syrie : la Turquie lance son offensive terrestre contre les forces kurdes

Yahoo News - 2019-10-10 01:15
Les Forces démocratiques syriennes (FDS), dominées par les Kurdes des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG), ont affirmé avoir "repoussé" l'offensive turque. ...

‘Down with the occupation’? Syrian Kurds protest near US-occupied military base seeking protection from Turkish occupation (VIDEO) — RT World News

RT - 2019-10-09 22:05

Ankara prépare une nouvelle intervention dans le nord de la Syrie

Le Figaro - 2019-10-08 10:53
Une opération militaire turque dans le nord de la Syrie semble imminente, alors que les premières troupes américaines quittent cette zone frontalière, tenue jusqu’ici par les forces kurdes des Unités de protection du peuple (YPG), et particulièrement stra ...

Turkey urged to improve identification and protection of victims - Newsroom

COE - 2019-10-08 10:30

Minister of Peshmerga: “The MOPE will always welcome Humanitarian Organizations with open arms.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-04 16:52
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On September 29, 2019, Shorsh Ismael (KRG Minister of Peshmerga) met with Vera Rodvick (representative to Red Cross in Kurdistan Region) and Jyro Manabi (Medical Legislation Expert) and Rihan Ba’shir (Protection Office ...

Drones once offered a panacea and protection for states – but are now among their greatest threats - The National

Thenational - 2019-10-04 06:12

New Syrian constitutional committee is no guarantee of the protection of citizens' rights – but it's a start - The National

Thenational - 2019-10-04 01:00

Rojava Revolution: What does the ‘safe zone’ deal mean?

Green Left Weekly - 2019-10-03 09:45
Rojava revolution Dave Holmes Issue 1239 Rojava Turkish military Syrian Democratic Forces Women's Protection Units (YPJ) YPG September 24, 2019 July 19 marked seven years of the Rojava Revolution. In 2012, the newly formed Kurdish self-defence forces too ...

23 Female Fighters Graduated from Martyr Rugda Manbij Academy

SDF Press - 2019-10-03 01:20
Media Center – The academy of Martyr Rojda graduated on Thursday, and with a military ceremony the course of martyr Nojin Ararat which included 23 fighters from the Women’s Protection Units in Ein Esa town. The course lasted 45 days during which the fight ...

Malaysia to deport Turkish teacher under UN protection? | Malaysia | Malay Mail

Malaymail - 2019-08-30 07:03

U.S. and partner forces implement security mechanism in northeast Syria

CENTCOM - 2019-08-28 23:00
TAMPA, Fla. – The Syrian Democratic Forces, a Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve partner force in the fight against Daesh, completed the destruction of People’s Protection Unit, also known as YPG, fighting positions in northeast Syria ...

Families of martyrs: We don’t want Erdoğan on our land

ANF - 2019-08-12 14:04
Martyrs’ families, who have paid the greatest price for the establishment and protection of the Northern and Eastern Syrian Federation, say they don’t want the Turkish regime on their lands. ...

UNHCR’s protection interventions in Syria

The Global Coalition - 2019-08-08 18:02
Article UNHCR’s protection interventions in Syria Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Much More Must Be Done to Ensure Full Protection for Abducted, Detained Youngsters, Delegates Tell Security Council, in Day-Long Debate on Children and Armed Conflict - World | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-08-07 14:11

YPJ: We reiterate our pledge to avenge Yazidi women

ANF - 2019-08-02 16:42
"We as the Women’s Defense Units (YPJ) have seen the protection of the women of Shengal, its people, and women as a whole as our historic duty. There proved to be no other way except to stand up and fight, once faced by an enemy as ISIS was." ...

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 ...

Dubai ruler’s wife seeks 'forced marriage protection order' in English court

Kurdiu - 2019-07-30 23:08

Set up road and traffic signs in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-29 18:27
Raqqa – The Future Workers’ Group in Raqqa is working to set up several traffic signs and a number of artificial pitfalls in the busiest streets in order to raise awareness of traffic safety and ensure maximum protection for citizens in the city. Field su ...

Tour of the Department of Tourism in Tabqa for archaeological sites

SDF Press - 2019-07-28 16:07
Tabqa – The Directorate of Tourism and Protection of Antiquities in Tabqa continues its inspection tours of archaeological sites. Where it visited during the tour the archaeological sites in Jordaniyah region and its countryside and the citadel of Ja’aber ...

METRO demanded the release of Rojnews journalist Bradosti

ANF - 2019-07-28 09:01
The Center for the Protection of the Rights of Journalists (METRO) demanded the release of Rojnews Zubêr Bradosti. ...

The Iraqi army and the Sinjar protection units launching a military operation against ISIS

Kurdiu - 2019-07-27 21:53

The Academy of Rojda Manbaj graduated 29 fighters

SDF Press - 2019-07-23 21:49
Ain- Issa – The Academy of Martyr Rojda Manbaj ended on Tuesday a new course for fighters of the Women’s Protection Units YPJ, including 29 fighters, and carried the name of the Martyr “Helen Judy.” The ceremony, which was attended by leaders of the Women ...

The women of the Euphrates region hold an extensive discussion forum in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-07-13 18:53
Tabqa – Under the slogan “Women in times of conflict, reality, and horizons” the activities of the Expanded Dialogue Forum for the women of Euphrates region started today at the Center of Culture and Art in Tabqa city. The Women’s Protection Units YPJ in ...

Human Rights in Turkey discussed at UN

ANF - 2019-07-13 10:50
The International Union for the Protection of Rights and Freedoms (AIDL) promoted a conference titles ”Prisons in Turkey, Human Rights and Torture crimes" at the United Nations (UN) building in Geneva. ...

DKT International Announces Its Lowest Cost Ever to Provide One Year’s Worth of Contraceptive Protection | BioSpace

Biospace - 2019-07-11 03:28

Beijing says Xinjiang is ‘model of human rights protection’ - SupChina

Supchina - 2019-07-10 01:25

India arrests after mob attacks female forest officer

BBC - 2019-07-02 00:30
Two policemen have also been suspended for failing to provide protection to the wildlife officer. ...

UNESCO develops a handbook for the protection of journalists in field

BAS News - 2019-07-01 11:21
BAGHDAD (UNESCO) — UNESCO, in partnership with the Iraqi Communication and Media Commission (CMC), and Ministry of Interior (MoI), organized the first roundtable with the media outlets directors, on preparing the handbook to organize the relationship bet ...

Le Figaro: Patrimoine en zone de conflit : plusieurs projets de restauration seront financés en Irak

Justice for Kurds - 2019-06-29 18:25
L’Alliance internationale pour la protection du patrimoine dans les zones de conflits (ALIPH), créée à l’initiative de la France et des Emirats arabes unis, a annoncé mercredi avoir retenu quatorze nouveaux projets, dont plusieurs en Irak, particulièremen ...

One Turkish Soldier Killed, Five Injured in Clash with YPG: Statement

BAS News - 2019-06-26 13:42
ERBIL — Turkish army and Syrian Kurdish fighters of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) clashed on Wednesday, which left at least one Turkish soldier killed. According to an official press release by the Turkish defense ministry, five other Turkish troop ...

After Tal Abyad and Kobani.. Raqqa city announces the formation of its military counil

SDF Press - 2019-06-21 12:55
Raqqa – In coordination with the General Command of SDF, the military forces in Raqqa region announced the formation of its military council in a ceremony attended by the leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the Women’s Protection Units, the Military ...

Joint patrols to maintain the security of Raqqa

SDF Press - 2019-06-20 23:02
Raqqa – In cooperation with the internal security forces and protection forces, the Military Discipline Forces of the SDF organized joint patrols in Raqqa city to maintain the security of civilians and their properties. The joint patrols met in the center ...

People's Protection Forces announced the death of four of its fighters

Kurdiu - 2019-06-19 22:12

Tabqa unites its forces in a military council

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 17:03
Tabqa -Tabqa forces, in coordination with the General Command of SDF, announced the formation of its military council in a ceremony attended by leaders of SDF, Women’s Protection Units, International Coalition Forces, members and representatives of commit ...

The forces of Tal Abyad announced the establishment of their military council

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 01:40
In the presence of the leadership of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Euphrates territory and dozens of fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces, The Women’s Protection Units YPJ, The Self-Defense Forces in Tal Abyad canton, the members of the democratic c ...

Syrie: douze orphelins de familles djihadistes rapatriés en France

Le Figaro - 2019-06-10 17:49
Les enfants, dont le plus âgé a 10 ans, vivaient dans des camps du nord-est de la Syrie, sous protection kurde. Ils ont été remis dimanche à une délégation du ministère des Affaires étrangères et sont arrivés lundi à Paris. ...

Mosul administration requests joint Peshmerga-ISF protection

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-10 00:00

Kurdish leaders urge for joint protection of Kirkuk following deadly bombings

Gulan Media - 2019-05-31 22:16

Kurdish leaders urge for joint protection of Kirkuk following deadly bombings

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-31 11:06

“Fires accidents “at the discussion table of the council of Hasaka province

SDF Press - 2019-05-20 01:47
The council of Hasakah Province held a wide meeting with the fire brigade, representatives of the municipalities, the Directorate of Agriculture and the community Protection Committee on Sunday 19 May 2019 in order to discuss the fires accidents that affe ...

The pistachios that need police protection

BBC - 2019-05-17 00:26
In Sicily, police are moving to stop criminals stealing the island's pistachios ahead of this year's harvest. ...

Protection or punishment for refugees: What are the election policies? | Pursuit by The University of Melbourne

Unimelb - 2019-05-14 12:51

105 fighters ended their training course at the Academy of Commando

SDF Press - 2019-05-13 20:54
News center – The Commandos Academy of The Syrian Democratic Forces in Euphrates Region ended its third training course. The course was named after the martyr “Delovan Manbaj”. Leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces, Women’s Protection Units YPJ and the ...

IS Threatens to Set Fire to Kurdish Farms in Makhmour: Residents

BAS News - 2019-05-12 13:35
ERBIL — Locals from Makhmour district and its surrounding villages gathered on Sunday at the parliament of Kurdistan Region to call for protection against the increasing security risks in their areas posed by the Islamic State (IS). Makhmour is a small t ...

Former intelligence chief admits to “Turkish imams as agents”

ANF - 2019-05-11 13:17
Former president of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution Hans Georg Maaßen said the DITIB member imams are working for Turkish intelligence. ...

Pompeo’s Trip to Baghdad Focused on Protection of US Forces

BAS News - 2019-05-08 10:31
ERBIL — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a surprise visit to Baghdad overnight Tuesday where he met with Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi and other top official, reportedly focusing on the safety of US forces in the country. “We talked to them ab ...

In quotes: Parliament discusses the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill - CNA

Channelnewsasia - 2019-05-08 02:33

Turkish-backed FSA Claims It Conducted Operation Against YPG

BAS News - 2019-05-04 23:04
ERBIL - The Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) claimed on Saturday that it has carried out an operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in several villages in Tal Rifa'at city. The operation came after clashes erupted betwee ...

People's protection units carry out operation against the Turkish army

Kurdiu - 2019-04-28 20:33

The Democratic Islamic Society holds its first conference in Rumaylan town

SDF Press - 2019-04-28 01:09
Hasaka- under the slogan of “the revival of the Charter of Medina for building nations and the protection of human beings.” the first conference of the Democratic Islamic Society in North and East Syria was launched on Saturday morning at the Aram Tigran ...

Syrian Kurds to React If Damascus Attacks: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2019-04-21 13:15
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish forces are ready to strongly repel any military attacks by the Syrian regime, said the spokesperson for People’s Protection Units (YPG). Speaking to Kurdistan 24, Nouri Mohammed said the Kurdish forces will defeat any threat co ...

22 female fighters join the rank of Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) with military ceremony

SDF Press - 2019-04-19 18:19
News Center -22 female fighters graduated from the academy of martyr (Rogda Manbaj) in the Euphrates province. The military course was named after martyr (Sakina Asaliye). They finished the training course with military ceremonies. The leaders of the Syri ...

A definition tour was held in order to explain the importance of the antiquities to the students

SDF Press - 2019-04-18 17:30
Tabqa- In cooperation with The Education Committee, The Directorate of Tourism And Antiquities Protection in Tabqa city organized an educational tour about the ancient monuments and heritage today, including several schools in the city. The tour included ...

Kurdistan Regional Government signs a Memorandum of Understanding with UNHCR Iraq to support the national social protection and promote the inclusion of Refugees in Kurdistan Region of Iraq - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-04-17 17:32

The Committee of culture and art launched a clean-up campaign in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-17 00:52
Tabqa- Under the slogan “cleanliness of our city is the responsibility of all” and in cooperation with Tourism and Antiquities Protection department , the Committee of culture and art organized a campaign in order to clean the city. The campaign began in ...

Litterers, polluters to face fine in Iraqi Kurdistan, government says

E-Kurd - 2019-04-12 12:17
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Litterers and polluters in Iraqi Kurdistan Region will face steep punishments ranging from financial fines to confiscation of their vehicle under new regulations issued by the government’s environment protection bo ...

VIDEO : Will I have social security protection if I work in another EU country? | Euronews

Euronews - 2019-04-06 21:39

Launching of the project “Improving the Protection of European Human Rights Standards by the Constitutional Court” - News & Events

COE - 2019-04-02 20:42

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