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Opening of a workshop for women in Ain Issa town

SDF Press - 2018-06-21 06:04
A women’s workshop entitled “Syrian Women’s Priorities” was held in the town of Ein Issa today, especially in the north and east of Syria. Many women from all walks of life participated in the event under the supervision of the Preparatory Committee. The ...

Keeping the Calm in Southern Syria

International Crisis Group - 2018-06-21 01:49
As the Syrian regime masses its forces to recapture the country’s south west from the opposition, another humanitarian disaster looms. The U.S., Russia and Jordan, which brokered a south-western ceasefire in 2017, should urgently extend that truce in pre ...

Damascus Condemns Turkish, US Military Presence in Manbij

BAS News - 2018-06-20 13:53
ERBIL — Syrian Foreign ministry has decried the military presence of Turkish and US forces in near the Kurdish town of Manbij in north of the country. "Syria expresses its strong condemnation and absolute rejection of the incursion of Turkish and America ...

Russia: Kurds will be represented in Syrian constitutional committee

Waar Media - 2018-06-19 21:53
WAAR-DUHOK: Moscow and Ankara are in contact concerning Kurdish representation in the Syrian constitutional committee as they will be represented by all means, Russian Presidential Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev said following a meeting of the guar ...

Erdogan announced that Turkish-US forces began patrolling in Manbij

Waar Media - 2018-06-19 14:20
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday confirmed Turkish Armed Forces in cooperation with U.S. troops had begun patrolling the northern Kurdish- Syrian city of Manbij. Erdogan’s remarks came during his ruling Justice and Development ...

U.S., Turkey patrol in Syria leaves Kurds out

Washington Times - 2018-06-19 03:16
U.S. and Turkish military patrols have begun operating in the highly strategic northern Syrian enclave of Manbij, heading off a feared clash between the two NATO allies but potentially leaving the Pentagon's Kurdish allies in the region shortchanged once ...

SDF captures strategic border town with Iraq

Waar Media - 2018-06-18 17:07
WAAR-DUHOK: Units of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces have driven terrorists out of the Al-Dashishah town in the southeast of the Al-Hasakah province, the Firat News Agency reported on Monday. Al-Dashishah was a major stronghold of the Islamic St ...

Syria says US bombs Assad army positions; US denies report

Waar Media - 2018-06-18 14:35
WAAR-DUHOK: Syrian state media, citing a military source, reported on Monday that US-led coalition aircraft had bombed “one of our military positions” in eastern Syria, leading to deaths and injuries, but the US military denied carrying out strikes in th ...

Airstrike in Syria Kills Thirty Eight non-Syrian Fighters

BAS News - 2018-06-18 12:26
ERBIL - At least 38 non-Syrian regime fighters were killed overnight on Sunday by alleged US-led airstrikes near the country's eastern border with Iraq, multiple reports said on Monday. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the raid in De ...

SDF liberate the town of Dashishah and reach 3 km from the Iraqi border

SDF Press - 2018-06-17 13:00
As a part of the second phase of the campaign to liberate Deir al-Zour, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Sunday liberated the town of Dashishah from a terrorist organization (ISIS). According to our correspondents on the front lines, the Syrian Democ ...

Turkish FM: YPG's Withdrawal from Syria's Manbij May Begin in July

BAS News - 2018-06-14 12:42
ERBIL - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has predicted the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) to withdraw from the city of Manbij in July in accordance with a recent roadmap reached between Turkey and Russia. "We cannot say that the ...

Syrian Kurds Awaiting Assad for Talks

BAS News - 2018-06-14 02:56
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurds are awaiting for Damascus to kickstart negotiations as mooted by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, an official said. Aldar Xelil, a prominent Syrian Kurdish politician, said that since Assad first spoke about possible talks with ...

Syrian Democratic Forces fighters are a Lighthouse not extinguished

SDF Press - 2018-06-13 04:39
SDF fighters remain a symbol of resistance and a strong bridge to cross civilians, free them from the hand of terrorism and defend them, and move forward on the path that shahid drew with their blood for a free and dignified life that includes all Syrian ...

Italy Deploys Troops to Syria to Back Kurdish-led Anti-IS Battle: Report

BAS News - 2018-06-12 15:00
ERBIL — Italian soldiers have been sent to Syria’s Deir ez-Zor to support the Syrian Kurdish forces in the war against Islamic State (IS), said the Turkish state-run Anadolu Agency. The source cited anonymous locals saying that the Italian troops arrived ...

US Sends 250 Military Vehicles with Heavy Weapons to SDF: Report

BAS News - 2018-06-11 14:23
ERBIL - The US is continuing backing the Kurdish forces in Syria's Deir ez- Zor province and it has provided 250 military armored trucks to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) "under the framework of their operation in the province", said a report on Mond ...

The Foundation of families of SDF fighters In Tabqa city

SDF Press - 2018-06-11 03:18
Because our fighters liberated this land from Daesh,and because they offered precious in order to live a free and dignified life, so the General Command of the Syrian Democratic Forces established an office for the families of the Syrian Democratic Forces ...

US-backed Syrian forces advance on two fronts against Islamic State

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-11 00:39
A fighter of the US-backed, YPG-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) raises their flag on an armored vehicle in the frontline of southern Hasakeh near the border with Iraq, Hasakeh governorate, Syria, June 5, 2018. (Photo: SDF media) ...

Syrian North Organizations go to Deir El-Zour countryside

SDF Press - 2018-06-10 18:50
All humanitarian organizations in Syrian north held their periodic meeting in the Syrian Democratic Council in Ain Issa town . The meeting was attended by more than 50 food, health and service organizations, the Bureau of Organizations in the Civil Counci ...

Ankara Builds 764 Km Security Wall on Syrian Border

BAS News - 2018-06-09 15:17
ERBIL - Turkish government finally finished the 764-kilometer long concrete wall along its border with the neighboring Syria, state-run media said on Saturday. The project construction was launched in 2015 to erect an 826-km wall border areas for border ...

Airstrike Kills, Wounds 115 in Northwestern Syria

BAS News - 2018-06-08 13:17
ERBIL - At least 35 people were killed by an airstrike on Thursday night and scores were wounded, including children in a rebel-held village northwestern Syria, said a report on Friday. Fox News cited a statement by the opposition's Syrian Civil Defense, ...

US delegation in Syria's Manbij following Turkey-US deal

FOX News - 2018-06-07 15:46
Syrian Kurdish officials say a U.S. delegation is visiting the strategic town of Manbij, days after a delicate U.S.-Turkey deal that is expected to see an American-backed Kurdish militia pull out of the area. ...

Manbij Military Council Rejects Turkish Presence

BAS News - 2018-06-07 00:09
ERBIL — Only two days after an agreement between Ankara and Washington over Manbij town in Syrian Kurdistan, the local military council rejected any Turkish military presence in the region. Spokesperson Sharfan Darwish told Reuters on Wednesday that the ...

Syrian Kurdish YPG says will pull military advisers from Manbij

Reuters - 2018-06-05 18:50
BEIRUT/ANKARA (Reuters) - The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Tuesday its military advisers would leave Syria's Manbij, a day after Turkey and the United States reached an agreement for administering the area that includes a longstanding Turkish demand ...

YPG to leave Syria’s Manbij after US-Turkey deal

The Defense Post - 2018-06-05 18:47
The People's Protection Units (YPG) announced that it would withdraw advisors from the Syrian city of Manbij, a day after the United States and Turkey agreed to a roadmap The post YPG to leave Syria’s Manbij after US-Turkey deal appeared first on The Def ...

Syria Kurds say to pull forces from Manbij after Ankara-Washington talks

E-Kurd - 2018-06-05 16:23
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A powerful Syrian Kurdish militia announced Tuesday it will withdraw from the Kurdish-majority town of Manbij, a day after key brokers Ankara and Washington held talks on the fate of the strategic town. The Kurdish People’s P ...

YPG: Our Military Advisers Will Withdraw from Syria's Manbij

BAS News - 2018-06-05 14:57
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) said in a statement on Tuesday that its military advisers would withdraw from Syria's Manbij, said a report. The statement came after the US and Turkey announced a day earlier that they had appro ...

US-backed Syrian forces resume offensive against Islamic State

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-05 00:52
Lilwa al-Abdallah, a spokesperson for the offensive in Deir al-Zor Province, reads a statement about the relaunch of an assault against the Islamic State in eastern Syria, Deir al-Zor, Syria, June 4, 2018. (Photo: SDF Media) ...

Coalition forces, partners initiate second phase of Operation Roundup

CENTCOM - 2018-06-04 23:00
SOUTHWEST ASIA – Syrian Democratic Forces initiated ground operations for phase two of Operation Roundup to defeat Daesh remnants in northeastern Syria today. The SDF ground offensive, aimed at clearing Dashisha, is bolstered by coordinated Coalition cros ...

SDF launches second phase of Operation Roundup in southeast of Syria

Waar Media - 2018-06-04 20:41
WAAR-DUHOK: The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), backed by the US-led Coalition, launched the second phase of Operation Roundup in the southeast of Syria on Sunday to remove the remaining Islamic State (IS) militants. “The SDF ground offensive, aimed at t ...

Turkey, U.S. endorse roadmap for Kurdish city of Manbij

Waar Media - 2018-06-04 20:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey and the United States on Monday endorsed a roadmap for the northern Kurdish-Syrian city of Manbij and underlined their mutual commitment to its implementation following a meeting of their foreign ministers in Washington. The move, long ...

Explosion Heard Near US-French Military Base in Syria

BAS News - 2018-06-04 11:24
ERBIL - An explosion occurred in Syria's Ain al-Issa town where a joint US-France military base is established, said a report on Monday. Kurdistan 24 reported that the bombing attack targeted overnight on Sunday a headquarters of the Syrian Kurdish Peopl ...

SDF, Coalition Launch Joint Operation in Southeast Syria

BAS News - 2018-06-03 23:34
ERBIL — The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), backed by the US-led Coalition, launched the second phase of Operation Roundup in southeast of Syria on Sunday to remove the remaining Islamic State (IS) militants. “The SDF ground offensive, aimed at clearing ...

Assad expresses wish to visit North Korea

Waar Media - 2018-06-03 14:50
WAAR-DUHOK: Syrian President Bashar Assad expressed on Wednesday his intention to visit Pyongyang and meet with country’s leader Kim Jong-un, North Korean Rodong Sinmun newspaper reported on Sunday. Assad made the statement during a presentation of crede ...

Syria’s tolerated Arab opposition in rare visit to Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2018-06-03 04:33
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A delegation from Syria’s tolerated domestic opposition made a rare visit to Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the Kurdish region in northern Syria, Saturday after the president threatened to use force to retake areas held by the Ku ...

Bashar al-Assad threatens US troops

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-01 15:31
A US soldier walks on a newly installed position, near the tense front line between the U.S-backed Syrian Manbij Military Council and the Turkish-backed fighters, in Manbij, north Syria, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. (Photo: AP) ...

Pentagon warns Syria’s Assad against attacking Kurdish forces in Rojava

Waar Media - 2018-06-01 15:27
WAAR-DUHOK: The Pentagon on Thursday warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad not to carry out an offensive against Kurdish-led forces backed by the United States that control Rojava-country’s north-east. “Any interested party in Syria should understand t ...

Kremlin: Putin and Netanyahu discuss Syrian peace settlement

Waar Media - 2018-05-31 22:56
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu had a telephone conversation on Thursday, the Kremlin press service said. “As a follow-up to the May 9 talks in Moscow, the two sides discussed some aspects of the ...

Assad shows his readiness for dialogue with SDF

Waar Media - 2018-05-31 16:14
WAAR-DUHOK: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad showed his government’s readiness for peaceful dialogue with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) while leaving the military option as an alternative, said a report. Assad told RT news agency that the ...

Assad Gives SDF Two Options for Withdrawing from Syria

BAS News - 2018-05-31 13:42
ERBIL - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad showed his government's readiness for peaceful dialogue with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) while leaving the military option as an alternative, said a report. Assad told RT news agency that the US c ...

Lavrov: All non-Syrian Forces Should Leave Israel-Syria Border ASAP

Waar Media - 2018-05-30 20:52
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday the withdrawal of all non-Syrian forces from Syria’s southern border with Israel should happen as soon as possible, the TASS news agency reported. Rebels control stretches of southwest ...

Bland: Do not compromise with terrorism

SDF Press - 2018-05-30 12:32
From one battle to the next, defending his country’s soil, he did not fear occupation and did not tolerate terror. On a paved road with difficulties in order to achieve his dream of a safe country, the fighter Balad Buraz, one of the founders of Syrian De ...

US affirms, again, no agreement with Turkey on Manbij

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-30 10:29
A photo showing US forces patrol on the outskirts of the Syrian town, Manbij, a flashpoint between Turkish troops and allied Syrian fighters and US-backed Kurdish fighters, in al-Asaliyah village, Aleppo province, Syria. (Photo: AP/Arab 24 Network) ...

A spot light about the life of a fighter from Raqqa

SDF Press - 2018-05-29 16:10
Despite the injuries suffered by the fighters of Syrian Democratic Forces in the battles, they are still steadfast in defending their lands and their country and liberating their areas from the abomination of terrorism. Zakariya Yahya al-Muhammad, a membe ...

Graduated 235 fighters from Shahid Abed regiment in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2018-05-29 01:30
Today, Shahid Abed regiment graduated the second course of the Syrian Democratic Forces fighters at Raqqa city, under the name of the Martyr’s Revenge and included 235 fighters from Raqqa and Deir Al-Zour. T he course lasted 45 days during which the fight ...

Natanyahu: Iran Should Withdraw from Syria

BAS News - 2018-05-29 00:21
ERBIL — Israel has urged Iran to withdraw its forces from Syria after Russia said that the Syrian army alone should control the country’s territories bordering Israel. “Our position on Syria is clear. We believe that there is no place for any Iranian mil ...

A flash about the life of a fighter

SDF Press - 2018-05-28 16:46
The fighter, Fahad Awad al-Sayel, was one of the sons of Raqqa. One day he was driving a taxi until the hours of zero. The Syrian Democratic Forces announced that they had begun their campaigns to clear the Syrian soil of Daesh terror. He joined the SDF a ...

Lavrov: Only Assad troops should be on Syria’s southern border

Waar Media - 2018-05-28 15:42
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Monday that only the Syrian regime should field military forces in the country’s southern border areas. Lavrov’s comments, made at a press conference in Moscow, apparently referred to areas includin ...

US-backed Kurdish Forces Clash in Syria's Raqqa

BAS News - 2018-05-28 10:41
ERBIL - The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and Raqqa Revolutionaries Brigade clashed overnight on Sunday in Raqqa, and the coalition forces came to control the situation, said local sources. According to sources, the tensions arose after the SD ...

Hundreds of Syrian Kurds rally to demand Turkey withdrawal

E-Kurd - 2018-05-28 02:59
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Hundreds demonstrated in the main Kurdish city of Qamishlo in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) on Saturday, in response to a call by Kurdish authorities for global protests against Turkey’s military presence in the flashpoint Kurdis ...
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