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We Fail to Help People of Afrin Unless War Ends: UN Official

BAS News - 2018-02-21 09:55
ERBIL - The UN urged Turkey to halt its attacks on the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in Syria otherwise they cannot deliver their humanitarian aid to the region during war.The UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric at a press conference said that they hardly can d ...

Kurdish Syria, Where the Fallen Find Fame

New York Times - 2018-02-21 06:22
Syria’s Kurds venerate their war dead with enthusiasm and no expense spared, building battlefield morale. The living even take the names of the fallen. ...

Russia Urges Syria, Turkey on “Direct dialogue” over Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-21 00:22
ERBIL — Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that the situation in Syria's Afrin could be resolved through direct dialogue between Damascus and Ankara, the Interfax news agency reported. Turkey has to meet directly, for its own good, wi ...

Turkey Planning Besiege of Afrin: Erdoğan

BAS News - 2018-02-21 00:22
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Tuesday that his army will be soon laying a siege to the Kurdish city of Afrin in northwest Syria. “Preparations in the field take some time. In the coming days we will lay siege to Afrin city. It’s ...

French FM to Visit Russia, Iran for Talks about Syria

BAS News - 2018-02-20 22:21
ERBIL — French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has scheduled a trip to Moscow and Tehran, planning to discuss the humanitarian crisis in Syria. “We’re heading towards a humanitarian cataclysm in Syria if nothing is done,” Reuters quoted Le Drian. His ...

Thousands of civilians resisting in Janders area

ANHA - 2018-02-20 11:28
A member of the Kurdish Democratic Unity Party in Syria (Yekiti) Mustafa Kendalo in Janders area at Afrin canton said that this stage is a historic stage and requires everyone to do his national duty and participate in the resistance. ...

Stop the genocide of Syria’s Kurdish Afrin

E-Kurd - 2018-02-20 06:25
Shamm Shamayi Salih | Ekurd.net The last weeks of events in the city of Afrin in northern Syria have been terrifying to follow us Kurds around the world. Despite the end of the war against the terrorist group Daesh (IS) after several years, we are once a ...

Tuehina refugees reject to target Turkey for civilians in Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-19 10:48
The refugees people of al-Tuehina camp in al-Jarnyia town of in northern al-Tabqa countryside are considered that the targeting of civilians, especially refugees persons in North Syria in Afrin region is a crime against humanity. ...

Turkey Refutes Reports of Chemical Attack in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-19 00:06
ERBIL — The Turkish government has refuted the reports accusing the Turkish army of using chemical weapons against the Syrian Kurdish forces in the fight for Afrin, northwest of Syria. “It’s just a fabricated story. Turkey has never used any kind of chem ...

Netanyahu says Israel could act against Iran’s ’empire’

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-19 00:02
MUNICH (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel could act against Iran itself, not just its allies in the Middle East, after border incidents in Syria brought the Middle East foes closer to direct confrontation. Iran mocked ...

Rain is another reason for suffering of displaced people

ANHA - 2018-02-18 13:14
Al-HASAKAH – The displaced people situation living in displacement camps have worsened after rainfalls, which included many areas in north Syria. Rainwater flooded a number of tents for displaced people in al-Sadd camp in al-Hasakah canton. After weeks of ...

Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in Syria

Washington Times - 2018-02-18 12:45
BEIRUT (AP) — Six civilians suffered breathing difficulties and other symptoms indicative of poison gas inhalation after an attack launched by Turkey on the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, local doctors and Syria's state-run news agency reported Sat ...

Turkey hits Kurds with toxic gas, 6 civilians injured – reports

The New Mail - 2018-02-18 00:47
Turkish forces engaged in Operation Olive Branch against Kurdish militias in the northwest of Syria have used gas, Syrian state media SANA reports. At least six civilians have been hospitalized.… The post Turkey hits Kurds with toxic gas, 6 civilians inj ...

The beginnings of a NATO crisis

Kathimerini - 2018-02-18 00:45
have engaged in a war against Kurdish rebels in northern Syria where the United States maintains... its foundation as Turkish troops have engaged in a war against Kurdish rebels in northern Syria where... that the Kurdish question poses a major security p ...

Turkish army hit village in Syria's Afrin with suspected gas

KurdisCat - 2018-02-17 18:35
Syrian Kurdish forces and a monitoring group said the Turkish military carried out a suspected gas attack that wounded six people in Syria’s Afrin region on Friday. There was no immediate comment from the Turkish military, which has previously denied accu ...

With Photos , video state of displaced people under rain in camp

ANHA - 2018-02-17 15:26
Rain in most parts of northern Syria has pleased most people, especially farmers, but the displaced residents of Ain Issa camp in Girê Sipî canton, despite the joy of rain, but the rain increased their suffering inside the camp. ...
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