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Clarification to the public opinion

SDF Press - 2018-12-15 14:04
The campaign of intimidation and threats carried out by Turkish state against Syrian north carries among its military dimensions a policy of spreading false rumours to create confusion and tension. Where many social media and some media in the Turkish pri ...

How the Syrian-Kurdish deal came into being

Gulfnews - 2018-12-15 07:09

APPEAL: Don’t let the Syrian Kurds, who defeated the Islamic State along with their allies, get butchered by Turkey!

Kurdish Institute of Brussels - 2018-12-14 23:50
Turkish president Erdoğan announced that in a few days he will invade the rest of the predominantly Kurdish region in northern Syria. After unjustly occupying the region between Jarabulus and Azaz in 2016, followed by Afrin at the beginning of this year, ...

On The Run From ISIS, Syrian Kurds Wonder If They've Left One War For Another | HuffPost

Huffingtonpost - 2018-12-14 20:50

Welcome To Qamishli, The Phantom Capital Of Syrian Kurdistan - Worldcrunch

Worldcrunch - 2018-12-14 20:50

Canada: Syrian children's choir turns down US festival trip over border fears | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-12-14 18:32

Syrian Kurdish-led fighters take Hajin, last town held by IS

FOX News - 2018-12-14 14:06
U.S.-backed, Kurdish-led fighters captured the last town held by the Islamic State group on Friday, after days of intense battles in the militants' single remaining enclave in eastern Syria, activists said. ...

Yûsif: Turkey wants to expand the life of the Syrian crisis

ANF - 2018-12-14 11:58
Foza Yûsif, co-chair of the Executive Council of the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria, remarked that forces such as Turkey, Iran and Syria are not in favour of a democratic solution and insist on carrying out massacres. ...

Up to 15,000 Syrian rebels ready to back Turkish operation | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-14 11:42

Syrian Kurds say fight against Islamic State threatened by Turkey

E-Kurd - 2018-12-14 11:17
BEIRUT,— The main Syrian Kurdish-led militia warned on Thursday that threats by Turkey’s president to launch a new military operation against U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria will negatively impact their fight against the Islamic State group. Nuri M ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces take the last Islamic State-held town of Hajin

E-Kurd - 2018-12-14 11:17
BEIRUT,— U.S.-backed, Kurdish-led fighters captured the last town held by the Islamic State group on Friday, after days of intense battles in the militants’ single remaining enclave in eastern Syria, activists said. The fall of Hajin is a blow to the ext ...

Syrian Kurdish-led fighters take Hajin, last town held by IS | The Kansas City Star

Kansascity - 2018-12-14 10:46

SDF Declares Full Victory over IS in Syria's Hajin: Monitor

BAS News - 2018-12-14 10:39
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) declared on Friday morning the full victory over the Islamic State (IS) in the Syrian town of Hajin in eastern province of Deir ez-Zor, a monitor said. "After a week of heavy fighting and air strikes ...

The Fiji Times » Syrian state seizes opponents’ property, rights activists say

Fijitimes - 2018-12-13 23:31

Turkish Writer Reveals Turkey's Aim in Attacking Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-13 19:50
ERBIL - Turkey's goal in its possible upcoming military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in eastern Syria is to cut the geographic relations among the Kurdish cantons in Kobane city and al-Jazirah region, a Turkish off ...

Syrian Kurdish force: Turkey attack would impact war on IS

FOX News - 2018-12-13 18:02
The main Syrian Kurdish-led militia warned on Thursday that threats by Turkey's president to launch a new military operation against U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria will negatively impact their fight against the Islamic State group. ...

Turkey Will Target U.S.-Backed Syrian Kurds Within Days

The Wall Street Journal - 2018-12-13 17:52
Turkey is set to launch a military intervention in northeastern Syria to combat U.S.-backed Kurdish rebels it regards as terrorists, drawing a stern warning from the Pentagon and signaling new tension between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organization all ...

The Syrian Refugee Kids Still Not In School: Daily Brief

HRW - 2018-12-13 17:29

Did Hakan Fidan have Idlib on the agenda in the US visit?

ANF - 2018-12-13 16:01
Erdogan’s threats of invasion yesterday are not to be ignored. The declaration of mobilization by the Northern and Eastern Syrian Autonomous Administration shows the extent and reach of the threat. ...

Northern Syrian political parties: We won’t allow an invasion

ANF - 2018-12-13 15:19
Political parties protested Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s threats against Northern Syria, calling on the people for support and stating that they won’t abandon their lands. ...

Autonomous Administration spoke out against Erdoğan’s threats

ANF - 2018-12-13 10:36
“The Turkish state clearly views the social solidarity in Syria and the common life among Syrian peoples in Northern and Eastern Syria as a threat to its own interests and that’s why it wants to strike.” ...

SDF Liberates 50% of Hajin in Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-13 09:27
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has so far liberated 50% of Hajin town, one of the last Islamic State (IS) pockets in eastern Syrian province of Deir ez-Zor. A military source confirmed the report and stated that the US-backed forc ...

US Warns Turkey not to Attack Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-13 08:44
ERBIL — The United States has warned Turkey to avoid another military incursion into the Syrian Kurdistan to attack Washington allies. "Unilateral military action into northeast Syria by any party, particularly as US personnel may be present or in the vi ...

Syrian Civil War: Pentagon cautions Turkey over new operation against Syria Kurds - The Economic Times

Indiatimes - 2018-12-13 07:36

Young women: renewal and revival of cultures

SDF Press - 2018-12-12 22:20
Hasakah – Under the motto “Young Women Renew and Revive”, the Youth Office of the Syrian Democratic Council held a discussion forum, which dealt with various issues and ideas related to young women and their role in society. The forum was attended by poli ...

Regiment of Martyr “Korshin Kobani” for Heavy Weapons

SDF Press - 2018-12-12 22:20
Tabqa – Martyr “Korshin Kobani” battalion is a heavy weapon of the military regiments of SDF in Tabqa square. It opened a training course of 150 fighters from different regions of the Syrian north. The fighters receive political and cultural lessons, mili ...

Syrian Democratic Council met teachers in Ayn Isa

ANF - 2018-12-12 09:21
Umer reiterated that they are ready to promote and engage in dialogue with all parties, including Damascus, to solve the Syrian crisis, despite attempts by foreign forces to prevent a solution. ...

Syrian state seizes opponents' property, rights activists say, Middle East News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2018-12-12 08:02

Kurdish Self- Management forces arrested civilians from the same family in Raqqa city, on December 10 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2018-12-11 17:06

YPG accuses Turkey of supporting “jihadist groups” in Syria

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-12-11 03:56
The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units has accused Turkey of sending infiltrators to Syria's northeast. ...

Turkey to Conduct Anti-YPG Operation in Syria: Report

BAS News - 2018-12-10 18:52
ERBIL - The Turkish government is reportedly making preparations to conduct a military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) positions in eastern part of Euphrates River. Yeni Safak reported that the Turkish military has ma ...

Confusion over Damascus as air defense activated, state media reports and then deletes claims of “interceptions”

Seth Frantzman - 2018-12-10 06:09
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN On Sunday night Syrian state media reported that air defense in Damascus was activated against a threat. Yet within an hour the state media had deleted […] ...

YPG Accuses Turkey of Supporting "Jihadist Groups" in Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-09 22:40
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) has accused Turkey of sending infiltrators to Syria's northeast where the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are dominant. In an interview with Kurdistan 24 last week, Nouri Mahmoud, a spokesperson f ...

Mine explosion in Shehba kills 13-year-old from Afrin

ANF - 2018-12-09 20:05
In a village in the northern Syrian canton of Shehba, a 13-year-old boy from Afrin died and a 16-year-old was injured in the explosion of a mine left behind by the ISIS. ...

MSD: Dialogue and peace are only the way to solution for Syria

ANF - 2018-12-09 18:14
In a statement to mark the third anniversary of its establishment, the Syrian Democratic Council confirmed its commitment to a peace reached through dialogue. ...

Bombing Targets Commander of Turkish Allies in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-12-09 09:07
ERBIL — An improvised explosive device (IED) was detonated at a vehicle carrying a commander for the Turkish-backed Syrian rebels in the Kurdish town of Afrin, northwest Syria, a monitoring group reported on Sunday. The attack occurred on the road betwee ...

Migrants risk death at sea to reach UK

CNN - 2018-12-09 06:26
Since the migrant crisis exploded in the summer of 2015, thousands have perished trying to cross the Mediterranean, with the death of three-year-old Syrian Alan Kurdi, whose body washed up on a Turkish beach, shocking the world. ...

US says Syrian forces likely fired tear gas on civilians

Rûdaw - 2018-12-08 11:43
The U.S. has “credible information” that pro-government forces likely fired tear gas. ...

The prospect of the military and security potential of Syrian Kurds and Democratic Alliance - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2018-12-07 19:00

Syrian Kurds on The Verge of Disaster

E-Kurd - 2018-12-07 17:32
Ayman Riad Al-Mufleh | Exclusive to The position of the Syrian Democratic Forces, which is the main ground fighting force of the US Coalition in the SAR, is deteriorating every month on the Euphrates River. Negative factors affecting the Kurds ...

Office of Military Relations receives Bishop “Morris”

SDF Press - 2018-12-07 15:05
Hasakah – In a step that reflects the love and brotherhood between the components of the Syrian north, the Office of Military Relations of SDF in the Eastern Region received Bishop Maurice, Archbishop of Al-Jazeera and the Euphrates of Syriac Orthodox. Th ...

Syrian Refugee Crisis: Turkey-EU relations - the return of realpolitik?

Theparliamentmagazine - 2018-12-07 14:51

Is a peace deal between Turkey and the Syrian Kurds possible?

Rûdaw - 2018-12-06 18:53

US-backed SDF Liberates Parts in Syria’s Deir Ezzor

BAS News - 2018-12-06 18:07
ERBIL - The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has announced that its forces had taken control of an eastern holdout of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria's Deir Ezzor. The SDF said in an online statement that its fighters broke into the town of Hajin ...

Senior Syrian Kurdish Official: No-fly Zone Necessary in Northeastern Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-06 00:33
ERBIL - A senior Syrian Kurdish official has called on the US to build a no-fly zone in the country's northeast in hopes of preventing any attacks by the Turkish army, a report said on Wednesday. The Kurdish co-head of the Defense Office in the self-admi ...

Barzani Expresses Content over Release of Syrian Kurdish Activist

BAS News - 2018-12-05 16:34
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region has expressed content over the release of a prominent member of the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Syria (PDK-S), Abdulrahman Apo, who had been arrested by the Democratic Union ...

Masrour Barzani, Opposition Leader Discuss Syrian Crisis

BAS News - 2018-12-05 13:23
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, received on Wednesday a delegation from the Syrian opposition headed by Ahmed Jarba, the president of Syria's Tomorrow Movement, to discuss the ongoing crisis in Syria. Barz ...

WATCH: US-Backed SDF Liberates over 1000 Civilians from IS in Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-05 10:33
ERBIL — The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have freed around 1,200 civilians from the grip of Islamic State (IS) in eastern Syria. The SDF, whose main component are the Syrian Kurdish fighters, is now leading a large-scale operation to liberate ...

Iraqi Elections: A Loss for the US, an Even Bigger Loss for Iran

Diliman Abdulkader - 2018-12-05 01:49
Iraq just held its first elections since the defeat of the so called Islamic State. The victory over the terror group was led by Prime Minister Haider al Abadi as he affirmed, “our forces fully control the Iraqi-Syrian border, and thus we can announce the ...

Assad’s bluff may double as a gain for Syria’s Kurds

Diliman Abdulkader - 2018-12-05 00:54
Bashar al-Assad’s regime might soon be targeting northeastern Syria. This oil rich region is primarily composed of Kurds, and is secured predominantly by the Syrian Democratic Forces. The Kurds control over 28 percent of Syria and are backed by the United ...

CJTF-OIR, partner forces continue the fight, degrade ISIS capabilities

CENTCOM - 2018-12-04 23:00
SOUTHWEST ASIA – Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve and partner force, Syrian Democratic Forces, continue operations for phase three of Operation Roundup near Deir ez-Zor, Syria, located in the Middle Euphrates River Valley. Between No ...

International Community Could Provide More Aid to IDPs, Refugees: Barzani

BAS News - 2018-12-04 20:21
ERBIL - The international community could provide more assistance to the IDPs and Syrian refugees based in the Kurdistan Region, Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region said on Tuesday. The Kurdish influential leader made th ...

Syrian Women Council Academy Graduates its 7th Course

SDF Press - 2018-12-04 11:05
Tabqa- Syrian Women’s Council Academy graduates its seventh course, which lasted for 25 days, and bore the name of the martyr Hana Arab, 23 female trainees who are working in civil administration institutions in Tabqa and Deir EZ-Zor Civil Council were in ...

Bus Line Launched Between Kurdistan Region, Rojava

BAS News - 2018-12-04 10:58
ERBIL — The first bus line connecting the Kurdistan Region with Rojava (Syrian Kurdistan) was launched on Monday. People can now travel between the two destinations on a bus for the first time. After the crisis in Syria, the then president of Kurdistan R ...

We Do Not Rely on the Coalition: PYD

BAS News - 2018-12-03 15:34
ERBIL — Former co-chair of the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), Salih Muslim, said on Monday that they do not rely on the US-led Coalition despite close ties. “Shared interests have established the relations [between the PYD and Coalition]. H ...

US claims it killed ISIS commander, Syria says US hit its forces

Seth Frantzman - 2018-12-03 02:23
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN In a bizarre series of events on Sunday the Syrian regime claimed that the US hit its forces south of Sukhna “The military source said in […] ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces say capture ‘most dangerous’ Islamic State security leader

E-Kurd - 2018-12-01 14:36
BEIRUT,— US-backed forces said Friday they had captured a leader of the Islamic State group in eastern Syria where the Kurdish-led fighters have been battling the jihadists. A statement by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) identified the suspect as Osam ...

Aid Workers Attacked in Eastern Syria: UN

BAS News - 2018-12-01 13:21
ERBIL — The United Nations has confirmed that a group of aid workers for one of its third party NGOs was attacked in eastern Syrian province of Deir Ez-Zor. “The United Nations (UN) in Syria strongly condemns yesterday’s attack on a joint humanitarian mi ...

Syrian-Syrian dialogue is only way forward: Rojava, opposition

Rûdaw - 2018-12-01 12:45
Final peace will be Syrian, and the world's armies will leave: SDC ...

SDF Captures IS Leader’s Assistant

BAS News - 2018-12-01 12:35
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Friday that it had arrested an Islamic State (IS) official known as being the assistant to the group’s leader Abu Baker al-Baghdadi. According to a statement by the SDF, the insurgent wa ...

Opening of the fifth course at Martyr Roujda Minibij Academy

SDF Press - 2018-11-30 18:40
Media Center- Martyr Roujda Minibij academy in Ain Eissa Town opened in the town its fifth course for fighters of SDF, which bore the name of martyr “Brittan Shaddadi” 30 female fighters from different regions of the northern Syrian / Euphrates region inc ...

The Latest: Opposition says Syrian-American died in prison | The Sun Herald

Sunherald - 2018-11-29 19:47

The Latest: Opposition says Syrian-American died in prison | The News Tribune

Thenewstribune - 2018-11-29 17:50

The Latest: Opposition says Syrian-American died in prison | The Telegraph

Macon - 2018-11-29 17:44

The Latest: US sets up observation point in Syrian town | Idaho Statesman

Idahostatesman - 2018-11-29 17:32

The Latest: US sets up observation point in Syrian town

Dailyjournal - 2018-11-29 15:54

Astana: Mistura sad at 'missed opportunity' to address new Syrian constitution

Rûdaw - 2018-11-29 14:34
Mistura: There was no tangible progress in overcoming the 10-month stalemate on the composition of the constitutional committee ...

IS Planning Chemical Attack against Kurdish-led SDF in Syria: Moscow

BAS News - 2018-11-29 10:47
ERBIL — Russian Ministry of Defense has warned of a possible chemical attack by the Islamic State (IS) against the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria’s eastern province of Deir ez-Zor. The Ministry said in a statement that he had receive ...

Berlin Considers Repatriation of German Members of IS

BAS News - 2018-11-29 09:12
ERBIL — Germany is planning to bring back home the suspected German member of the Islamic State (IS) which are now being held by the Syrian Kurdish forces. “The federal government is examining all options for a possible return of German nationals,” the G ...

German visa for $12,000 in Iraqi Kurdistan: Der Spiegel

E-Kurd - 2018-11-27 17:32
BERLIN,— Syrian refugees in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region have allegedly travelled to Germany and claimed asylum with the help of smugglers exploiting weaknesses in the visa control system at the German Consulate General in Erbil, according to German media. Ge ...

U.S. Congressman Thomas Alexander Garrett visits Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2018-11-27 17:32
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A high-ranking US delegation visited Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the areas of northeastern of Syria, to learn about the democratic experience applied on the ground, led by the member of the US Congress Thomas Alexander Garrett ...

Kurdish women in Syrian Kurdistan march to end gender-based violence

E-Kurd - 2018-11-26 20:39
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Hundreds of female protesters took to the streets of the Syrian the main Kurdish city of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) on Sunday to call for an end to violence against women. Women carried photos of Rojava revolution ...

Islamic State assault killed 92 Syrian Kurdish-led forces: monitor

E-Kurd - 2018-11-26 20:39
Fighting between Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Islamic State group kills more than 200 in three days, monitor says QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A major attack by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria has killed 92 US-backed Kurdish-led forces in three ...

Syrian Kurdish women march to end gender-based violence | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2018-11-26 10:41

Kurds Can Obtain International Support for Future Statehood: Intellectual

BAS News - 2018-11-26 01:57
ERBIL - If the Kurds in the Kurdistan Region and Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) deal with their significant geographic areas and oil strategically, they can ensure the support of the US, the UK, and Russia for the "future Kurdistan state", a Kurdish writer an ...

Over 100 Injured in Suspected Gas Attack in Syria’s Aleppo

BAS News - 2018-11-25 14:37
ERBIL — More than 100 people were wounded in an attack suspected to be a toxic gas bomb in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo late on Saturday. A monitoring group said the shells spread a strong stench and caused dozens of people breathing problems, as r ...

US Signs MoU to Train 30,000 SDF Fighters in Rojava

BAS News - 2018-11-25 10:12
ERBIL — The United States has signed a new Memorandum of Understanding to train an additional number of 30,000 fighters of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), a source said. An unnamed commander from the People’s ...

IS’s Second-in-Command Captured by SDF in Eastern Syria

BAS News - 2018-11-25 10:12
ERBIL — One of the top leaders of the Islamic State (IS) has been captured in a joint operation by the US-led Coalition and the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria’s eastern province of Deir ez-Zor, a source said. Osama Awaid Al-Ibrahim, also known a ...

Source Reveals Washington's "New Strategy" in Syria to BasNews

BAS News - 2018-11-24 19:43
ERBIL - A Kurdish source from the Syrian western city of Qamishlo has revealed Washington's "new strategy" in the northeastern part of the country. "The United States of America, after the elimination of an oppressive organization [Islamic State] in the ...

The tragic murder of Syrian activist Raed Fares

Seth Frantzman - 2018-11-23 16:57
Syrian media activist Raed Fares assassinated By SETH J. FRANTZMAN A “beacon of hope and bravery,” an icon, a modest and humble man who exuded the hope of the early, […] ...

HDP says Turkey, FSA seizes olive harvest from Afrin families

Kurdistan24 - 2018-11-22 16:46
Large tracts of land in the Turkish-occupied region of Afrin in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) are covered with olive trees and fields as seen in this undated photograph. (Photo: Afrin Canton) ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces say our first priority is to fight Islamic State: spokesperson

E-Kurd - 2018-11-21 17:06
Manish Rai | QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian forces say our first priority is to fight ISIS and wipe them out from their last Strongholds, the spokesperson of the forces told Ekurd writer. Mustafa Bali is the Spo ...

Center AL-Tabqa” the first commercial project in the city

SDF Press - 2018-11-20 18:37
Tabqa – Civil Administration launched the first-class project in the Syrian north, in cooperation with the North Construction and Reconstruction Company in the name of “Center AL-Tabqa” “Adeeb Mohammed Al Hussein” Engineer in charge of the project tells u ...

Ras al-Ain Clans Denounce Turkish Intervention the Syrian North

SDF Press - 2018-11-20 18:37
The tribes and components of northern and eastern Syria continue to organize meetings and conferences in response to the Turkish attacks on the northern regions of Syria, and to emphasize the unity of the components and peoples of northern and eastern Syr ...

Flash on the life of fighter “Bashar al-Hamid Mohammed”

SDF Press - 2018-11-20 18:37
Hardly a day goes by in the Syrian north, SDF’s fighters are holding unprecedented battles in the battlefields against the most brutal terrorists in human history. Bashar al-Hamid Mohammed, a member of Hasakah family and a member of a family with a long h ...

Infighting between pro-Turkish rebel factions kills 25 in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-11-20 00:04
WAAR-Duhok: Infighting on Sunday between Turkish-backed rebel factions vying for influence in the northern Syrian town of Afrin left 25 fighters dead and dozens more wounded, a war monitor said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said ...

The Resiliency of Turkey-Russia Relations

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-11-19 23:51
The Republic of Turkey and the Russian Federation are at odds over multiple issues, not least the Syrian Civil War, where they back warring proxies. Yet the two countries have bounced back from crises and are quickly deepening their relations. This paper ...

Municipalities Committee .. We need support to rehabilitation of all bridges

SDF Press - 2018-11-19 15:43
Raqqa- By a support of Syrian Democratic Council, the Local Administration and Municipalities Committee in the Civil Council has completed the damaged concrete works in the old bridge by pouring the top pillars and processing of metal holes with/18 / m / ...

Clashes between Turkish forces and Syrian mercenary fighters kill 25 in Afrin

E-Kurd - 2018-11-19 12:10
DAMASCUS,— Clashes on Sunday between Turkish-backed rebel factions vying for influence in the northern Syrian Kurdish town of Afrin left 25 fighters dead, a war monitor said. Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebel fighters, who are considered as mercenar ...

US Soldiers Visit Syria-Turkey Border to Ensure Security

BAS News - 2018-11-19 08:59
ERBIL — A group of US soldiers on Sunday visited the Syrian Kurdistan’s border strip with Turkey after recent tensions and Turkish shelling concerned the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). The US military delegation met with commanders from the ...

Turkey calls U.S. support of Syrian Kurdish YPG a 'big mistake'

Jerusalem Post - 2018-11-19 04:10
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the issue strained ties between the two countries. ...

The Euphrates clans: We are against the threats of Syrian regime and Turkish occupation

SDF Press - 2018-11-18 20:01
In a series of meetings with the Arab tribes, the Public Relations Office of SDF in the Euphrates Region held a meeting with Arab tribal leaders and leaders in the Euphrates region in the cultural center hall of Srin village of Kubani province to discuss ...

Kurdistan PM Receives US Medical Delegation, Discuss IDP, Refugees Issue

BAS News - 2018-11-18 19:01
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani received on Sunday a delegation from the American Surgical and Medical Support Group (GSMSG), which included a number of doctors and surgeons scheduled to provide medical services to IDPs and Syrian refugees ...

Syrian army shells demilitarised zone in Idlib, undermining Russian-Turkish deal - The National

Thenational - 2018-11-18 11:23

Rebels say Syrian army steps up attacks in Idlib

Reuters - 2018-11-18 00:14
Syrian rebels said on Saturday the Syrian army and their allies were intensifying attacks on a demilitarised zone in the northwest in an attempt to undermine a Russian-Turkish deal that has averted a major offensive on their last stronghold. ...

Fighter from Syrian Democratic Forces

SDF Press - 2018-11-17 18:04
Young people of Raqqa and Deir EZ-Zor cities continue to join the ranks of SDF in order to rid their region of the terrorism that has been prevailing over the region for years. Fighter Fahd Hussein al-Awaid, is a fighter of SDF, and a member of al-Kubar v ...

Construct the monument “martyr” at Khashman roundabout in Hasakah

SDF Press - 2018-11-17 18:04
Hasakah – Women’s Office, in coordination with Hasakah Province Council, began rehabilitating of Khashman roundabout in the city to construct a memorial of a martyr in the Syrian North. The official of the Women’s Office in the Eastern Municipality of Has ...

A Flash on “AL-Edkhar neighborhood”

SDF Press - 2018-11-16 17:40
Raqqa – Edkhar neighborhood is considered one of the most famous neighborhoods in Raqqa city It was named after the housing blocs built by the Syrian regime and allocated to the employees for housing in the name of “AL- Edkhar housing” in 1995. It is loca ...

A Seminar in Shadadi … and March in Hasakah

SDF Press - 2018-11-16 17:40
Hasakah : under the motto “No to violence against women,” Syrian Democratic Council organized a cultural seminar in Shaddadi. The seminar included an explanation of the forms of violence against women and its consequences on society, the required solution ...

Relation’s Office Holds a Meeting in Mahmudli Town

SDF Press - 2018-11-16 17:40
Tabqa – Public relations office of SDF held a meeting in Mahmudli town and neighboring villages, to explain the political situation and the latest circulation of the media agendas and foreign terrorists, including the Syrian regime and developments in nor ...
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