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Syrian Kurdish forces declare victory over ISIS in Syria - ABC News

GO - 2019-04-25 07:46

SDF Refutes New Anti-IS Operation

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has refuted the rumors claiming the US-backed Kurdish fighters were making preparations for a new military operation against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. The SDF announced the full victory over t ...

Tens of truckloads of fuel reach Syrian gov't areas from Kurdish-led region - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-04-23 12:54

Syrian regime cannot attack Kurdish areas, Russia has no more influence: YPG Spokesperson

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-22 13:03

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 ...

Turkey angered by Macron’s meeting with Syrian Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-04-20 09:18
PARIS,— French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday hosted representatives of the Kurdish-led force that defeated Islamic State (IS) extremists in Syria, drawing a sharp rebuke from Turkey’s foreign ministry. Macron assured the Kurdish envoys of French su ...

France’s Macron meets Syrian Kurds, vows to support in fight against Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-04-19 19:50
PARIS,— French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday hosted representatives of the Kurdish-led force that defeated Islamic State (IS) extremists in Syria, assuring them of France’s support in the fight against remaining jihadists. The US-backed Syrian Demo ...

Turkey 'determined' to drive out Syrian Kurdish forces | WSB-TV

Wsbtv - 2019-04-19 10:28

Syrian Kurds fear return of Assad regime control

E-Kurd - 2019-04-18 19:29
QAMISHLO. Syrian Kurdistan,— At first glance, it seems as though life has returned to normal in the main Kurdish city of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), in Syria’s northeast. Even though the wind-down of anti-ISIS operations last month and Turkey’ ...

Another 11 Kurdish Yezidis Freed from IS in Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-18 13:12
ERBIL — The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have liberated 11 more Kurdish Yezidis whom were abducted by the Islamic State (IS) back in 2014. They are women and children who were received by Yezidi Home Organization from the administration of al-Hol and t ...

At Rojava university in Syrian Kurdistan, Kurds build their own future

E-Kurd - 2019-04-17 17:37
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Which university to attend? For Fatmah, a Kurdish college student in Syrian Kurdistan [northern Syria], it had been an especially difficult choice. The daughter of a welder and a housewife, she dreamed of studying constructio ...

Afrin: People Seek Fate of Their Relatives' Held by Islamist Groups

BAS News - 2019-04-17 02:00
ERBIL - People of the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syria appealed on Wednesday to humanitarian and human rights organizations to ensure the fate of their relatives who have been held by the Turkey-backed Syrian rebels for over seven months. Accor ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces to hand 15 IS-related Russians to Moscow: monitor - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-04-14 16:03

Breaking: Kurdish forces handover town near Manbij to Syrian Army

Almasdarnews - 2019-04-14 07:57

Syria Kurds return 25 Yazidis freed from Islamic State to Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-04-13 19:23
QAZLAJOKH, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syrian Kurds on Saturday repatriated 25 women and children from Iraq’s Yazidi minority after freeing them during the final push against the Islamic State group, a local official said. The US-backed Kurdish fighters say they ...

Syrian Kurds hand over 200 Islamic State militants to Iraq: source

E-Kurd - 2019-04-13 19:23
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi security forces received Friday a batch of 200 Islamic State (IS) militants captured by the U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in neighboring Syria, a security source said. “Iraqi security forces have received 200 IS m ...

SDF Hands 25 Yezidis to Rescue Office in Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-13 18:17
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has handed 25 liberated Yezidis to a rescue office in northeastern Syria. The civilians, the majority of whom were women and children, had been freed during a military operation in the village of Bag ...

Syrian Democratic forces arrested a member of Kurdish Democratic Party in Halabja village in Aleppo suburbs, on April 10 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-04-13 15:17

Syrian Kurdish official: Damascus talks going nowhere | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-04-12 23:46

Russia’s Repatriation of ISIS Members

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-12 23:01
On March 25, the Kurdish-led and American-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) transferred three Russian orphans, aged five to seven, to a Russian government delegation in northeast Syria. The transfer marked the beginning of the repatriation process for ...

Reuters: Syrian Kurdish official claims Damascus talks going nowhere, Russia to blame | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice

Kyivpost - 2019-04-12 20:04

SDF Hands Over Another 200 IS Militants to Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-12 19:48
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Friday sent over 200 Islamic State (IS) prisoners to the Iraqi authorities. An Iraqi security source confirmed that the Iraqi army’s 8th Division received the jihadists and transferred them to a m ...

Senior Syrian Kurdish official: Damascus talks going nowhere, Russia to blame

E-Kurd - 2019-04-12 17:21
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Efforts to forge a political deal between Kurdish-led authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Roojava), and the Syrian government are at a standstill and President Bashar-al Assad’s ally Russia is to blame, a top Syrian Kurdish offi ...

Syrian Kurdish official: Damascus talks going nowhere, Russia to blame - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-12 12:47

Ankara-backed Rebels Continue to Harass Civilians in Afrin: Monitor

BAS News - 2019-04-11 23:24
ERBIL - The Ankara-backed Syrian rebels continue to commit violence against civilians in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syria, while they have also arrested many residents, a human rights center said on Thursday. "The Syrian rebels and groups o ...

Syrian Kurdish leader says talks with Turkey ‘impossible’ unless it changes views on Kurds

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-11 22:21

Turkey masses troops near Kurdish-held Syrian town | CTV News

Ctvnews - 2019-04-11 12:27

Anti-YPG Operation in Eastern Syria Imminent: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-04-11 00:58
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned on Wednesday of another military operation against the Syrian Kurdish forces, saying that Turkey is waiting for the right time. "We showed those who wanted to bring us to heel using the terror corrido ...

SDF Thanks Peshmerga for Joining Kurdish Fighters Against IS

BAS News - 2019-04-09 21:48
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has thanked the Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga forces for joining the US-backed Kurdish fighters against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. After the militant group attacked Kobane in 2014, former Presid ...

Bomb Attack in Raqqa Kills, Wounds 11

BAS News - 2019-04-09 19:12
Casualties include members of the SDF. ERBIL - At least eight people, including Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) members, were killed in a bomb explosion in Syria's Raqqa on Tuesday, a security source was quoted as saying. Apart from four fight ...

SDF Ready for Talks with Turkey Under Two Conditions: Commander

BAS News - 2019-04-09 11:45
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) says it is ready for negotiations with Turkey only if it leaves Afrin and ends threatening the Kurdish areas in northern Syria, said a senior commander. Turkey sees the US-backed Syrian Kurdish force ...

Syrian Kurdish militia will talk if Turkey leaves Afrin - commander | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-09 07:48

Syrian Kurds ready for talks with Turkey if they leave Afrin: SDF

E-Kurd - 2019-04-09 06:02
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The top military commander of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, Mazloum Kobani, says we are ready for talks with Turkey if they agree to leave Afrin and end its threats to Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), Hawar News Agency ...

US Delivers Military Assistance to SDF: Monitor

BAS News - 2019-04-08 21:56
ERBIL - The US-led coalition has delivered new military convoys to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in eastern Syria, a monitoring group said on Monday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the military assistance included 700 ...

Putin and Erdogan to discuss fresh Syrian offensive in Moscow The Turkish president has said his army is ready to intervene against Kurdish groups ‘at any moment’ April 8, 2019

The National AE - 2019-04-08 18:02

Syrian Kurdish author’s new book explores ‘taboo’ societal issues in Kurdistan

Gulan Media - 2019-04-07 02:14

SDF Foils Escape Attempt by IS Detainees in Northeast of Syria: Coalition

BAS News - 2019-04-07 00:03
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) successfully foiled a prison break attempt by the Islamic State (IS) jihadists in northeastern Syria on Saturday, said the US-led coalition. The militant detainees reportedly tried to escape from the ...

Syrian Kurdish author’s new book explores ‘taboo’ societal issues in Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-06 17:33

Syrian Kurdish National Council condemns Turkish threat, calls to stop attacks

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-06 02:57

German official backs Syrian Kurdish call for international ISIS court

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-05 11:51

Exclusive: Syrian Kurdish YPG expects negotiations with Damascus soon - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-05 10:15

Turkey says Syrian Kurdish militants will be buried in ditches: Anadolu - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-05 07:08

'We have to help them': Syrian Kurdish leaders see new U.S. interest - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-04 23:58

Dangerous IS Woman Captured in Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-04 22:59
ERBIL - A dangerous Islamic State (IS) woman has been captured in Syria by a special US intelligence team cooperatively with the leaders of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an Iraqi security source revealed on Thursday. The US team was abl ...

US Warns Turkey of Any Unilateral Attacks Against Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-04-04 01:00
ERBIL - Washington has warned Ankara of any unilateral military actions against the US Kurdish allies in Syria, saying that Turkey would have "devastating" consequences if it does so. The comments were made by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesd ...

IS Remnants Still Active in Raqqa: SDF

BAS News - 2019-04-03 23:50
ERBIL - Although the militant group of Islamic State (IS) was defeated in Syria's Raqqa nearly two years ago, the insurgent group's remnants are still active in the region, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Wednesday. Talking to the ...

US-backed fighters clash with IS militants in eastern Syria

Seattle Times - 2019-04-03 18:04
BEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-backed Syrian fighters are battling the Islamic State group in eastern Syria 10 days after declaring victory over the extremists, an official with the Kurdish-led force said Tuesday. Mustafa Bali, a spokesman for the Syrian Democratic ...

U.S.-backed fighters clash with IS militants in eastern Syria

Washington Times - 2019-04-03 06:09
BEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-backed Syrian fighters are battling the Islamic State group in eastern Syria 10 days after declaring victory over the extremists, an official with the Kurdish-led force said Tuesday. Mustafa Bali, a spokesman for the Syrian Democratic ...

ENKS Urges Turkey to Pressure Rebels in Afrin to End Violations

BAS News - 2019-04-02 23:24
ERBIL - The Kurdistan National Council of Syria (ENKS) has called on Turkey to put pressure on Ankara-backed Syrian rebels in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syria to stop violations against citizens. According to a statement by the council, a c ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces clash with Islamic State militants in eastern Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-04-02 20:21
BEIRUT,— U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian fighters are battling the Islamic State group in eastern Syria 10 days after declaring victory over the extremists, an official with the Kurdish force said Tuesday. Mustafa Bali, a spokesman for the Syrian Democrat ...

SDF Trying to Root Out IS in Baghouz: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2019-04-02 20:18
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) is trying to root out the Islamic State (IS) remnants in the Syrian eastern village of Baghouz, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. "SDF combing the area in Baghouz and its vicinity, dismantling mines/tr ...

Syrian Kurdish family appeals for daughter to be accepted into Ireland

Irishtimes - 2019-04-02 02:07

KRG Spares No Efforts to Facilitate the Return of IDPs, Syrian Refugees

BAS News - 2019-03-31 21:35
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) would make every effort to facilitate the return of the IDPs and Syrian refugees to their places of origin, PM Nechirvan Barzani said on Sunday. The Kurdish premier made the remarks during a meeting in Erbi ...

IS Kills SDF Fighter in Deir ez-Zor

BAS News - 2019-03-30 22:22
ERBIL - The insurgent group of Islamic State (IS) has killed a fighter of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in a bomb attack in Deir ez-Zor province. According to an online statement by SDF spokesperson Mustafa Bali, the militants carried ou ...

Today’s Syrian cuisine — a blend of Arab, Kurdish, Druze, Armenian, Circassian, Assyrian, Alawite, Turkish, Turkmen, Palestinian, Ismaili, Greek, Jewish, and Yazidi cuisines | San Diego Reader

Sandiegoreader - 2019-03-28 20:43

SDF Captures Australian IS Member in Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-27 22:41
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has captured an Australian Islamic State (IS) member in the last enclave of the militant group, a report said on Wednesday with no specific time for the arrest. The suspect, identified as Mahir Absar ...

Top Syrian Kurdish politician in Washington says US position unclear

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-27 15:23

IS Claims Responsibility for Attack on SDF in Manbij

BAS News - 2019-03-26 23:31
ERBIL - The insurgent group of Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the attack on the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in the Syrian's Manbij city where seven US-backed Kurdish fighters were killed. According to a statement by the ...

Iraq to Receive Thousands of IS Suspects from SDF Soon

BAS News - 2019-03-26 22:51
ERBIL - Iraq is expected to receive thousands of Islamic State (IS) suspects from the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in the near future as the militant group has been declared fully defeated in neighboring Syria. The SDF will hand over nearly ...

Turkish, Russian forces carry out patrols in Kurdish-controlled Syrian region: Turkish ministry | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-03-26 16:52

Syria’s Kurds hand three Russian Islamic State orphans to Moscow

E-Kurd - 2019-03-26 13:56
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Kurdish administration in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria said Monday it handed over three Russian orphans to a delegation from Moscow who will transfer them back home. Kurdish foreign affairs official Abdel ...

Attack on Syrian Kurdish forces checkpoint in Manbij kills 7

E-Kurd - 2019-03-26 13:56
MANBIJ, Syria,— An official with the U.S.-backed Kurdish-led force in Syria says gunmen have attacked one of their checkpoints in the northern town on Manbij, killing seven fighters. Sharfan Darwish, of the Kurdish-led Manbij Military Council, told The A ...

SDF Calls for an International Tribunal to Try the IS Suspects

BAS News - 2019-03-25 23:28
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which has recently announced the full victory over the Islamic State (IS) in Syria, has called on the international community to set up a tribunal in the Middle Eastern country to try the detainees ...

Yazidi, Kurdish and Syrian families come together to break down barriers | CTV News Winnipeg

Ctvnews - 2019-03-24 17:45

Syrian Kurds urge Assad government to choose dialogue: commander

E-Kurd - 2019-03-23 21:06
OMAR OIL FIELD, Syria,— The top military commander in Syria’s autonomous Kurdish region (Rojava) urged Damascus on Saturday to choose the path of dialogue after his forces sealed a key victory over the Islamic State group. “We call on the central governm ...

Kurdish autonomy in Syria under threat after Islamic State ‘caliphate’ falls

E-Kurd - 2019-03-23 12:33
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Now the Islamic State group’s “caliphate” has fallen, the hard-won limited autonomy of Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) will be left in peril if their key US ally goes ahead with its announced pullout. On Saturday, the Kurd ...

Islamic State defeated, ‘caliphate’ eliminated, Syrian Kurds declare

E-Kurd - 2019-03-23 12:33
BAGHOUZ, Syria,— Islamic State has been defeated at its final shred of territory of Baghouz in Syria, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Saturday, announcing the end of its self-declared “caliphate” that once spanned a third of Iraq a ...

SDF Declares Full Victory over IS in Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-23 08:58
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) officially announced on Saturday the full victory over the jihadist group of Islamic State (IS) in Syria as the Kurdish fighters had launched an operation to liberate the last militant group territor ...

Islamic State defeated at final enclave -Syrian Kurdish ...

Trust - 2019-03-22 14:19

Syrian Kurdish officials slam Damascus threats as ISIS military defeat nears

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-22 06:37

Turkey tightens its grip on Syrian Kurdish enclave | The Spokesman-Review

Spokesman - 2019-03-22 03:18

Kurds celebrate new year Newroz across Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-03-21 20:01
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Thousands of people in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) celebrated on Thursday the new Kurdish year, Newroz. They wore floral scarves, waved Kurdish flags, and carried posters that pledged to win back the Kurdish Canton of Afrin fro ...

Daesh defeated at final enclave: Syrian Kurdish media | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-03-21 08:29

Top Syrian Kurdish leader calls for protection from Turkish assault | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-21 07:23

Turkey massing troops on Syrian border near Kurdish-held Manbij | News | DW | 23.12.2018

DW - 2019-03-20 21:46

Syrian Kurds criticise Damascus ‘threats’ to retake northeastern Kurdish areas

E-Kurd - 2019-03-19 15:54
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syria’s Kurds have criticised the “threatening language” of the Damascus regime after it pledged to retake northeastern Kurdish areas they control by reconciliation or by force. The minority have largely stayed out of Syria’s ...

Italian warrior killed fighting alongside Syrian Kurds against Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-03-19 15:54
ROME,— An Italian fighting alongside Kurdish forces in Syria against the Islamic State (IS) group has been killed, media reported Tuesday, citing the jihadists and his family. “We have killed the Italian crusader”, IS said in a statement released along w ...

SDF Enters IS Encampment in Baghouz: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2019-03-19 12:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has entered the Islamic State (IS) encampment in the village of Baghouz, eastern Syria, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. "SDF is in control of Daesh encampment area in Baghouz," Mustafa Bali, a SDF sp ...

Syrian government vows to bring Kurdish-held areas back under control

Gulan Media - 2019-03-19 06:33

Islamic State calls for revenge against Syrian Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-03-19 01:08
BEIRUT,— As the Islamic State group defended its last scrap of territory against Kurdish-led forces in eastern Syria, a spokesman Monday urged followers to attack them elsewhere in the war-torn country. An IS spokesman, in an audio recording posted on Te ...

Syria will retake control of Kurdish areas by force or by deal: minister

E-Kurd - 2019-03-18 22:59
DAMASCUS,— Syrian government forces will reclaim control of Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the northeastern Kurdish areas controlled by the US-backed Kurds, whether by force or through reconciliation, the defence minister warned Monday. Marginalised for deca ...

Syrian Regime Threatens US-backed Kurdish Forces

BAS News - 2019-03-18 20:24
ERBIL - The Syrian regime has threatened the US-backed Kurdish forces with military defeat if the Washington's Kurdish allies did not agree to a return of a state authority. President of the Syrian regime Bashar al-Assad is reportedly seeking the retake ...

Syrian government vows to bring Kurdish-held areas back under control - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-03-18 16:01

Syrian fighters say 'thousands' still inside last ISIL pocket

Al Jazeera - 2019-03-18 10:40
Kurdish-led militia and US air power have rained fire down on ISIL's last village for a week with thousands fleeing. ...

Afrin: Over 2,600 Civilians Kidnapped in One Year

BAS News - 2019-03-18 09:36
ERBIL — More than 2,600 people were abducted by Islamist groups in the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin during the last 12 months, according to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Afrin came under a massive military offensive dubbed “Olive Branch Operati ...

Syrian Kurdish leaders seek Russian-mediated deal | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-03-18 01:55

SDF Resumes Operation to Liberate Last IS Pocket of Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-17 22:37
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) resumed on Sunday evening the military operation against the jihadists of the Islamic State (IS) in hopes of liberating the last pocket held by the militants in eastern Syria. Mustafa Bali, a SDF spo ...

Over 60,000 people, mostly families of Islamic State, fled Syria jihadist enclave: Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-03-17 19:07
BAGHOUZ, Syria,— The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Sunday more than 60,000 people, mostly civilians, had flooded out of Islamic State’s last enclave in eastern Syria since a final assault to capture it began over two months ago. The ...

ISIS Caliphate on Brink of Falling to US Backed Kurdish-led Syrian Force – Beyond the Matrix [audio] | The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com | Israel News Talk Radio | 11 Adar II 5779 – March 17, 2019 | JewishPress.com

Jewishpress - 2019-03-17 16:36

More Than 6,000 People Fled Last IS Pocket in Syria: SDF

BAS News - 2019-03-17 15:12
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) revealed on Sunday that the total number of people who have so far escaped the last Islamic State (IS) stronghold in eastern Syria, has reached 60,000. Among the massive influx of people were 5,000 I ...

SDF Says It Killed 32 IS Insurgents in Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-16 22:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Saturday that it had killed 32 militants of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria's village of Baghouz. The US-backed Kurdish fighters explained in a statement that the 32 jihadists were killed dur ...

Kurdish parties and institutions stress political alliance

ANF - 2019-03-16 15:09
A KNK-Rojava’s committee formed for national unity meetings visited the Clans Council, Kongreya Star, Syrian Kurdish Writers Union and the Cizire Region Yazidi House today and discussed KNK-Rojava’s efforts for a Kurdish political alliance. ...

Coalition General praises local Syrian Kurdish leader on anniversary of killing

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-16 10:17

Baghouz: IS Attacks Its Members Who Surrender to SDF

BAS News - 2019-03-15 22:10
ERBIL - The militants of the Islamic State (IS) targeted on Friday their own members and their families who were surrendering to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria's Baghuz, a spokesperson said. SDF spokesperson Mustafa Bali said in ...

IS Insurgents Continue to Surrender to SDF in Baghouz: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2019-03-14 20:14
ERBIL - More than one thousand other Islamic State (IS) and their families surrendered to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Thursday as the Kurdish fighters have intensified their efforts to liberate the last militant group enclave. In an ...

Erdogan says Kurdish rebels will not shelter in Syrian safe zone | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-03-14 17:44

Hundreds of IS Militants and Their Families Surrender to SDF

BAS News - 2019-03-14 14:00
ERBIL — Hundreds of Islamic State (IS) militants, together with their families, surrendered on Thursday to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in eastern Syria. The jihadists and their families used a corridor the SDF has opened for those who ...

SDF Says It Liberated Several Points in Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-13 23:24
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Wednesday that it had secured several points in the Syrian village of Baghouz, Deir ez-Zor province. "Our forces advanced today and took control of several points, Mustafa Bali, a spokesperso ...

SDF Thwarts Multiple IS Suicide Attacks in Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-13 10:05
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) revealed on Wednesday that they had thwarted multiple attempts by the Islamic State (IS) suicide bombers to harm the SDF offensive lines in Baghouz, east of Syria. “There were suicide vest attacks by ...

After defeating Islamic State, Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan eye political battle

E-Kurd - 2019-03-12 22:21
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan that led the fight against Islamic State are prepping for their next battle: a political struggle to win international recognition for their autonomous region and aid to help it recover ...
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