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Tamoz Shmali : resistance of the age is echoing globally

ANHA - 2018-02-19 09:46
A member of the Administrative Body at the Center Rojava for the promotion of strategic studies Tamoz Shmali that the resistance of the age resonates globally after the victories achieved by The people 's and Women 's Protection Units(YPG , YPJ) and peopl ...

YPG: 3 Foreign Fighters Killed in Clashes with Turkey, IS

BAS News - 2018-02-19 00:06
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) on Sunday confirmed that three foreign fighters were killed by Turkey in the battle of Afrin and in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in Deir ez-Zor. The YPG named the fighters as French n ...

Afrin bided farewell a constellation of martrys

ANHA - 2018-02-18 15:45
Thousands of Afrin canton people bided farewell the corpses of 14 martyrs of People Protection Units (YPG), Women Protection Units (YPJ) and Asayiş Forces in the cemetery of Martyr Avista in Kefer Shile village in the center of the city. ...

Seven Turkish Soldiers Killed in YPG's Operation On Military Unit

BAS News - 2018-02-18 14:44
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) announced the killing of seven Turkish soldiers in an operation on a Turkish military unit.According to sources close to the YPG, their fighters have attacked a main military unit used for prepar ...

Attending funeral of al-Jazeera Tempest martyrs in al-Shedadh

ANHA - 2018-02-18 14:01
Hundreds of residents of al- Shedadh district, attended the funeral 7 martyrs from the ranks of the People's Protection Units, martyred during their participation in al-Jazeera Tempest campaign to their last resting place at Martyrs' shrine in al-Shedadh. ...

Paying condolences to martyr’s relatives Kendal Kobani

ANHA - 2018-02-17 13:37
GIRÊ SIPΖPeople of Girê Sipî /Tal Abyad expressed their condolences to the struggler’s relatives of People Protection Units Shahin Saado nom de guerre Kindal Kobani in Kilt al-Kabeer village after he lost his life on the 14th of this month and went to hi ...

Spokesman of YPG: We do not oppose any party wants to support us

ANHA - 2018-02-16 14:17
The spokesman for the People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, Brusk Hasakah, said that they do not oppose any party if it wants to support them, pointing out that their forces did not formally invite the forces of the regime or Russia to enter Afrin. ...

Pentagon : There is no evidence of Using weapons to fight IS in Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-16 11:02
NEWSDESK – The US Department of Defense lied during a statement to the Turkish allegations using the People’s Protection Units (YPG) US weapons in Afrin. In response to a reporter’s questions about the Syrian Democratic Forces(SDF) fighters who were head ...

Turkish Defence Minister Says US Can Put YPG Against PKK

BAS News - 2018-02-15 23:23
ERBIL — Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli said on Thursday his United States counterpart, Jim Mattis, on the sidelines of a NATO meeting in Brussels had said the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) should be removed from the Syrian Dem ...

Arabic clans in Afrin denounce conspiracy, reject occupation

ANHA - 2018-02-15 18:24
Arabic clans assured their standing by the People Protection Units and the Women Protection Units expressing their rejection of the Turkish occupation, during the protest organized today in Janders denouncing the international conspiracy on the Kurdish pe ...

US: No Heavy Weapons Ever Given to YPG

BAS News - 2018-02-15 18:12
ERBIL — The United States has made it clear that it had never given heavy arms to the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) to be taken back now at the request of Turkey. Ankara, which is now leading a massive military operation against the Syri ...

Destruction BMB vehicle of Turkish occupation army

ANHA - 2018-02-15 14:36
AFRIN -The fighters of People’s Protection Units (YPG) destroyed a BMB vehicle belonging to the Turkish occupation army between the villages of Sarinjakh and Diraqiliya in Bilbala district. Our correspondents reported that the fighters targeted the vehicl ...

Fire message by Arabic fighters .. Afrin for its people

ANHA - 2018-02-15 11:42
Arabic fighters in the ranks of People and Women Protection Units (YPG)and (YPJ), renewed their adherence to their right to defend Afrin against the Turkish aggression, stressing that Afrin for its people and they will not allow the Turkish army to occupy ...

Destroyed Turkish 2vehicles , 2 elements killed , 5 injured in Rajo

ANHA - 2018-02-15 11:42
AFRIN – The fighters of the People’s and Women’s Protection Units(YPG, YPJ) carried out an operation against the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries along the road connecting Edama and Albiski villages belonging to Rajo area ,resulting in the dest ...

Strong clashes in Jakla village

ANHA - 2018-02-15 10:29
AFRIN – In the mean time , Strong clashes erupted between the fighters of the People’s and Women’s Protection Units (YPJ , YPG ) and Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries in Jakla village in Shaih district in Afrin canton ANHA ...

YPJ Fighter wounded : Our wounds are honor to us

ANHA - 2018-02-15 10:29
A fighter from the Women's Protection Units was injured in the resistance battles of the era that will remain immortal in the minds of the people of Afrin, says that their wounds are medals of honor, because they came as a result of their defense of the h ...

Voice of Uncle Jumah is louder than the noise of planes in Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-14 10:48
Residents of the border villages and hot lines on the Afrin front lines refuse to leave their villages and stand by the fighters of the People's and Women's Protection Units (YPG, YPJ). People from Omara village in Shara district Uncle Jumah Dawood who li ...

With epic songs, high morals, Shera people are resisting

ANHA - 2018-02-14 09:56
Residents of the border villages and hot lines on Afrin front lines refuse to leave their villages and stand by the fighters of the People's and Women's Protection Units (YPG, YPJ). Uncle Juma Dawoud from Omara village residents who live in Omara village ...

US clarifies confusion over 2019 funds for SDF

K24 - 2018-02-14 05:34
The United States views the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) as a valuable ally in the ongoing battle against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. (Photo: Archive) ...

YPG Would Allow Syrian Army to Enter Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-13 23:07
ERBIL — Sipan Hemo, the People's Protection Units’ (YPG) General Staff told Agence France-Presse (AFP) that if the Syrian government considers Afrin as part of Syria, then it has to help the YPG fighters against Turkey’s attacks and protect the canton. I ...

Foiling Turkish attacks by land and air in Janders

ANHA - 2018-02-12 22:18
The fighters of the People Protection Units (YPG) and Women Protection Units (YPJ) repelled the attacks launched by the Turkish occupation army from 3 axes with aerial support of the mercenaries by the warplanes’ bombardment on the area, while the clashes ...

YPG Calls On Local Turkish Guards Not to Join Afrin Operation

BAS News - 2018-02-12 21:54
ERBIL — Rojat Roj,Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) spokesperson called on Kurdish villages guard not to join the operation which Turkish Army and its backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) conducted since 20th January against the Kurdish fighter in Afrin. ...

Nocturnal Videos of clashes erupted in Sheikhorze

ANHA - 2018-02-12 21:04
Fierce clashes erupted between the fighters of the People Protection Units (YPG) and Women Protection Units (YPJ) from one side and the Turkish occupation and its mercenaries from the other side in the surrounding of Sheikhorze hill. ...

WATCH: YPG Destroys Turkish Artillery in Northern Syria

BAS News - 2018-02-12 10:34
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) released a video of their fighters carrying out a missile attack on a Turkish army unit in northern Syria.YPG on Sunday published a footage which shows a missile attack being conducted on a Turki ...

YPG spokesperson says Turkey bogged down in Afrin

Kurdistan24 - 2018-02-12 07:15
A spokesperson for the People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin, Brusk Hasaka, sat down with Kurdistan 24 in the Kurdish region of Afrin under attack by Turkey, Feb. 10, 2018. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Assad Regime Aids Kurds Against Turkey: Report

BAS News - 2018-02-11 22:25
ERBIL — The Syrian government has been helping the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) against the Turkish army and its-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) attacks, according to Reuters. The government shows no sign of doing so, but it is providing ...

Another Turkish Soldier Killed in Clashes with YPG

BAS News - 2018-02-11 20:03
ERBIL — Turkish general staff confirmed on Sunday that another soldier was killed in conflict with the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG). Ankara has launched a military offensive against the Syrian Kurdish forces since January 20th. However, ...

YPG reveals record of two martyrs

ANHA - 2018-02-11 13:02
The media center of the People's Protection Units (YPG) revealed a record of two martyrs and offered condolences to their families during a statement. ...

3 Turkish Soldiers Killed in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-10 21:21
ERBIL — At least 3 Turkish soldiers were killed despite wounding 5 others in clashes between the Turkish army and the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in the Kurdish city of Afrin in Syria. According to the information obtained by Kurdistan ...

YPG: Only 15 Villages Around Afrin in Turkish Control

BAS News - 2018-02-10 20:40
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) said that the Turkish forces and its backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) have so far captured 15 villages in Afrin. “The Turkish army and FSA attack civilians, especially in Yezidi and Christian popula ...

Afrin residents: He who digs a pit to his brother, falls

ANHA - 2018-02-10 12:32
HAMRIN SHIEKHO, SIMAV KHALIL AFRIN– Afrin canton people said that the Turkish state has set a trap, and having chosen to follow the wrong path in its bombing Afrin canton, assuring that their end will be at the hands of People Protection Units and Women P ...

Strong clashes on Koda village axis, killing many mercenaries

ANHA - 2018-02-10 08:44
AFRIN- In the meantime, there are strong clashes on the outskirts of Koda village at Rajo district between the People’s Protection Units (YPG) and the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries, where several of mercenaries were killed during the clash. ...

Footage: YPG Destroys Another Turkish Tank near Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-08 13:15
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) on Wednesday destroyed another Turkish tank as fierce armed conflicts between the sides continues in around Afrin, northwest of Syria. According to a footage posted by YPG Press Office on its soc ...

60 fighters from Deir-ez-Zor joining to YPG

ANHA - 2018-02-08 11:20
60 fighters from Deir –ez-Zor area have joined the ranks of the People's Protection Units (YPG)after undergoing a 30-day training course at the Martyr Brosk Academy. ...

Syrian Kurds Retake Village from Ankara-backed Militias near Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-08 02:50
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) said on Wednesday its fighters have recaptured Sheikh Khoruz village from Turkish-backed armed groups near Afrin in northwest of Syria. "After fierce clashes, Sheikh Khoruz hill and village are c ...

Video.. destroying Turkish tank’s moment in Rajo

ANHA - 2018-02-07 22:27
AFRIN- The People Protection Units (YPG) published a video about the moment when their fighters destroyed another tank of the Turkish occupation army on Wednesday in the battles of Ali Beske village in Rajo area in Afrin canton. ANHA ...

Protection units destroyed Turkish tank in Bulbul

ANHA - 2018-02-07 22:27
AFRIN- The People Protection Units (YPG) and Women Protection Units (YPJ) destroyed during the battles ongoing in Qestel Kheder village in Bulbul district another tank of the Turkish occupation army, and the media center of YPG published scenes that show ...

Turkish Army Strikes School, Water Plant in Afrin: YPG

BAS News - 2018-02-07 21:57
ERBIL — As Turkish forces intensify their military assault on the Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin, the Turkish army bombarded a school and water plant in the city, said the People’s Protection Units (YPG). Speaking to Reuters, YPG spokesman Nouri Mahmoud sa ...

YPG Commander Hemo: Turkish army has made no advance in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-02-07 12:42
WAAR-DUHOK: YPG Commander General Sipan Hemo stated that the Turkish army has made no advances in Afrin despite its intensified attacks and has its eye on Aleppo. General Commander of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) spoke to Asharq Al-Awsat and state ...

YPG: Turkish state publishes false allegations to hide its defeats

ANHA - 2018-02-07 09:34
The People's Protection Units (YPG) said that the Turkish state and its associated terrorists are trying to hide their defeats by publishing false allegations. It is useful that the occupation army is using chemical weapons. She said that the use of these ...

YPG Uses Neither Russian Nor American Rockets in Afrin Battle

BAS News - 2018-02-07 01:34
ERBIL — Sipan Hemo, the People's Protection Units’ (YPG) General Staff told Erei Şerqul Ewset Newspaper that YPG’s army uses neither Russian nor American rockets in Afrin battle. “For the 18th day, Turkey with all its forces attacks on Kurdish province o ...

Meaningful scenes of the YPG, YPJ resistance in Haj Bilal village

ANHA - 2018-02-06 20:58
Hawar news agency has monitored some of the clashes and fierce battles the People and Women Protection Units have been engaged in against the Turkish occupation and its mercenaries in the village of Haj Bilal in the district of Shia. ...

Siban Hamo: Turkey did not achieve its goals in Afrin ,its eye on Aleppo

ANHA - 2018-02-06 10:41
NEWS DESK –The General Commander of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) Siban Hamo pointed out that Turkey is reviewing its account after the losses suffered, and confirmed that Erdogan is trying to attack Afrin included Aleppo because he considers it par ...

Era Resistance blew up seventy poets’ talents

ANHA - 2018-02-06 09:49
Era Resistance in Afrin inspired a poet of the 1970s, a poem she wrote to praise Era Resistance of the People's and Women's Protection Units (YPG, YPJ) and the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). ...

YPG Destroys Turkish Tank

BAS News - 2018-02-06 01:03
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) destroyed a Turkish tank on 3th February, Saturday in Sheikh Haruz, northeast of Afrin. According to Hürriyet News, the antitank weaponry used in the attack against a Turkish army tank might have ...

Syrian Kurds outraged over mutilation of female fighter

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-02-05 11:17
Turkish-backed rebels accused of filming mistreatment of Women’s Protection Units member Syrian Kurds have accused Turkish-backed rebels of mutilating then filming the body of one of their female fighters after a video emerged of her corpse. Turkey and al ...

Foreign Fighters Join Syrian Kurds in Fight Against Turkey

BAS News - 2018-02-05 02:43
ERBIL — A group of foreign volunteer fighters have arrived at the frontline in Afrin to fight alongside the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) against Turkish army. “The members of the International Brigade of YPG fighters have arrived at the ...

Who are nationalists in Erdogan’s dictionary, philosophy ?

ANHA - 2018-02-04 10:23
AL-TABQA- a couple of days ago appeared a video depicting a group of mercenaries belonging to the Turkish occupation army represented on the body of a fighter in Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) in Afrin canton, in a scene shows the fact of whom the Turkish ...

Seven Turkish Soldiers Killed in Clash with Syrian Kurdish Fighters

BAS News - 2018-02-03 22:48
ERBIL — A total of seven Turkish troops were killed in clashes with the Syrian Kurdish forces as Ankara continues a massive military operation against the People’s Protection Units (YPG) since January 20. Turkish military also confirmed that five of thei ...

YPJ Warns to Avenge FSA for Mutilation of Their Fighter

BAS News - 2018-02-03 11:54
Erbil - A senior commander in the Women’s Protection Units (YPJ), warned to take revenge on the Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA).In a video clip released by the FSA, their fighters are seen mutilating the body of a dead female fighter of the YPJ in ...

Turkish Jets Carry Out Airstrikes on Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-01 14:10
The Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes on the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units in Afrin, a Kurdish city in northern Syria.According to the information obtained by Al Arabiya from the Free Syrian Army sources, the YPG fighters on January 31s ...

Turkey Claims Killing YPG Fighters

BAS News - 2018-01-31 15:44
ERBIL — Turkish army on January 31st claimed that they have bombarded 22 military positions of the Syrian People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin. Turkish media outlets claimed that 63 YPG fighters were killed on Tuesday by the Turkish army. On the othe ...

YPJ Reporter Killed in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-01-30 20:28
ERBIL — According to the information released by the media outlets in northern Syria, a Kurdish reporter was reportedly killed in Afrin, a Kurdish city in northern Syria. “Awrin Mahsoum, a female Kurdish reporter for Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) Media ...

Rojda Felat calls on women to follow martyr Avista

ANHA - 2018-01-29 09:25
The commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF)and the Women's Protection Units(YPJ), Rojda Felat confirmed that the terrorist science carried out by the fighter Avista Khabor is a continuating of the approach of Martyr Mirkan and Rifana who carried o ...

Member of YPJ Media Center was injured in Afrin

ANHA - 2018-01-29 09:25
AFRIN- A member of the Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) media center, Aras Masoum, was injured when she documented the heroic resistance truth that Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) pursued in Era Resistance. During her coverage of the brave resistance of (SDF ...

YPG revealed 4 fighter ‘s record

ANHA - 2018-01-28 18:05
The Media Center of the People's Protection Units (YPG ) revealed the identity of 4 fighters were martyred in" al-Jazeera Tempest " campaign and al-Shadadi area. ...

Turkey Attempts Secret Communications with SDF

BAS News - 2018-01-28 15:07
ERBIL — A leader from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) revealed that Turkey is trying to secretly communicate with SDF and the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) as military confrontations between them are in the second week. Redur Khalil, ...

National Fighters battalion arrived to Afrin

ANHA - 2018-01-26 16:09
national fighters, members of the national battalion of People's Protection units (YPG) arrived to Afrin to participate in Era Resistance. The fighters went to the front fronts. ...

YPG: All Turkish Attacks Repelled

BAS News - 2018-01-26 00:53
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) says that the entire Turkish ground attacks from five axes have been successfully repelled. “25 people have been killed and 53 injured up to now,” said Rojhat Roj, a spokesperson for the YPG. He ...

YPG claims capturing 16 Turkish soldiers in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-01-26 00:03
WAAR-DUHOK: The People’s Protection Units (YPG) told Sputnik that they captured 16 Turkish soldiers during fighting in Afrin, where Ankara and allied Free Syrian Army rebels have been conducting an attack since January 20. “The YPG lost four people,” the ...
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