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Turkey Arrests 22 Kurds, Accuses Them of Links to PKK

BAS News - 2018-02-21 01:08
ERBIL — the Turkish authorities arrested on Tuesday a total of 22 Kurds for allegedly promoting the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on social media. A judicial source, cited by the state-run Anadolu Agency, said that nine of the arrests were made in the e ...

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 ...

New Book Out: Sara – My Whole Life Was A Struggle

Kurdish Studies Network - 2018-02-21 00:13
Cansiz, Sakine Pluto Press, 2018 ISBN: 9780745338019 The bitter struggle of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, against the Turkish state has delivered inspirational but often tragic stories. This memoir by Kurdish revolutionary Sakine Cansiz is one of ...

YPG: Syrian government responded to protecting Syrian border’s duty

ANHA - 2018-02-20 20:19
The People Protection Units (YPG) assured that after a month of the ongoing resistance in Afrin against the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries and calling for the Syrian government to do its duty protecting the Syrian border, military units respo ...

Turkish helicopter bombarding Shia surrounding

ANHA - 2018-02-20 20:19
AFRIN- The Turkish occupation army’s helicopter of Cobra kind is launching raids on the surrounding of Shia district in Afrin canton and Anqale village in the district. ANHA ...

A statemnet to the Public Opinion

SDF Press - 2018-02-20 20:01
After one month of a mythical resistance by our forces against the Turkish occupation army and its backed terrorist groups such as ISIS, Al-Nusra front and others,inflicting heavy losses on then, our military units have invited the Syrian government and i ...

Turkey says Russia stopped deal for Syrian forces to help Afrin Kurds

KurdisCat - 2018-02-20 18:10
Turkey won Russia’s backing to block a deal that would have seen Syrian pro-government forces enter territory held by Kurdish militia fighters to help them resist an advance by Turkish troops, Ankara said on Tuesday. The move illustrates the increasingly ...

2 Syrian army’s elements martyred by Turkish bombardment

ANHA - 2018-02-20 18:04
AFRIN- The column of the Syrian army’s units that reached Afrin on Tuesday was bombarded by the artillery shelling of the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries, and the bombardment resulted in martyring 2 elements of the units and wounding 3 others. ...

Artillery shelling on Deir Jamal, Afrin after passing Syrian units

ANHA - 2018-02-20 17:25
AFRIN- The Turkish occupation army bombarded Deir Jamal town in Sherawa district with cannons after the units related to the Syrian army entered Afrin city passing to the town. In addition to that, the bombardment with artillery and rocket shelling reache ...

Turkey’s Offensive Into Afrin Is Slow and Bloody

WarIsBoring - 2018-02-20 16:44
On Jan. 20, the Turkish military launched Operation Olive Branch — the ongoing invasion of the northwestern Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin Canton. From the onset, Turkey claimed that the operation would result in a swift victory. However, a month later, ...

Eurasia Daily: Turkey sinks in Afrin .. its losses increase

ANHA - 2018-02-20 14:32
NEWS DESK – The newspaper “Eurasia Daily” noted that the Turkish occupation army after a month of fighting failed to control any large town in Afrin, and has so far provided half of the losses that it provided for six months during its occupation of Jrabl ...

Who resisted mercenaries in Aleppo, deliver their message from Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-20 13:54
People of liberated Aleppean neighborhoods assured that they also resisted mercenaries of the Turkish occupation army in the neighborhood of Sheikh Maqsood will resist the Turkish occupation in Afrin also, stressing that the mountains of Afrin full of her ...

Turkish occupation schemes revealed

ANHA - 2018-02-20 13:04
AFRIN -The debate about the Syrian army’s entry into Afrin continues, but while talking about it, the Turkish occupation and its mercenaries say they will bomb the Syrian army, which would enter Afrin. The Turkish occupation continues with its aircraft, t ...

Turkish occupation bombing Afrin from Russia’s control areas!

ANHA - 2018-02-20 12:38
The Turkish air force continues its raids on Afrin area for the 32nd day, in addition to the intensive shelling of various types of weapons by Turkish army forces and terrorist groups. According to information, the Turkish army is bombing the areas of Afr ...

What happened on 31st day of Resistance of the Age?

ANHA - 2018-02-20 10:39
The Turkish occupation army escalated its attacks on Afrin on the 31st day of aggression, using all types of heavy weapons and warplanes. The escalation reached to the center of Afrin and Janders, Mobata, Rajo districts, Atmana village, Kobla village at S ...

Lawyer: Turkish state violates what it ratified on

ANHA - 2018-02-20 10:39
Muhamad Dahod, a lawyer, noted that the Turkish state is violating what it had ratified on about using chemical weapons, calling Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to come to Afrin and investigate Turkish use of such weapons. ...

Clashes , shelling in several areas in Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-20 10:39
AFRIN -There are strong clashes between the fighters of People and Women Protection Units on the one hand and the Turkish occupation army and mercenaries on the other, in several axes in areas and districts of Shira, Bilbile, Raju, Mabata, and Shia, while ...

Supporting messages to Resistance of Age from Tal Koçer’s people

ANHA - 2018-02-20 09:38
A number of the elders and people of Tal Koçer district said that the right and will would prevail in Afrin. The people denounced the Turkish aggression and offered their greetings to the resistance and expressed their support to the Resistance of the Age ...

Several Casualties as Turkey Resumes Shelling Central Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-20 00:30
ERBIL — Turkish artillery units resumed overnight Monday shelling of neighbourhoods in centre of Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin. There are reports of several dead and injured civilians, Kurdistan 24 reported without further details. Activists said rockets ...

Iraqi Oil Minister to Visit Ankara for Talks over Kirkuk Oil

BAS News - 2018-02-19 23:07
ERBIL — Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi is invited by his Turkish counterpart to visit Ankara and discuss the resumption of Iraq’s oil export through Turkey’s Ceyhan Port. The visit is expected to take place later this week, according to a statement b ...

Turkish occupation used prohibited gazes internationally in Afrin

ANHA - 2018-02-19 22:19
ALFA OSI NEWS DESK- Using chlorine gaz is considered one of the prohibited weapons internationally while the Turkish occupation army used this gaz in Afrin despite that Erdogan had described using such gazes as brutal attacks. Here is the question, is usi ...

FM Çavuşoğlu: Turkish Army Unstoppable

BAS News - 2018-02-19 19:45
ERBIL — Minister of Foreign Affairs Çavuşoğlu in a press conference on Monday said that if the Syrian government forces are to enter Afrin to protect the Kurdish forces, no one can stop the Turkish army. “If the Syrian regime enters Afrin to eliminate th ...

Damascus Confirms Plan to Enter Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-19 19:45
ERBIL — The Syrian government forces are going to be mobilized to the Kurdish enclave of Afrin to help the local Kurdish forces repel the Turkish army in the canton, according to SANA. “Forces will arrive in Afrin in the upcoming hours to support the ste ...

Iraq Sentences Turkish Woman to Death for Joining IS

BAS News - 2018-02-19 19:45
ERBIL — An Iraqi court has sentenced a Turkish woman to death for joining the Islamic State (IS). According to a spokesman of the criminal court in Baghdad, cited by Reuters, the convict was sentenced to death “by hanging”. Abdul-Sattar al-Birqdar has al ...

Storng clashes in Shai’s villages , Turkish warplanes bombing area

ANHA - 2018-02-19 14:47
AFRIN –In the mean time , Strong clashes erupted btewwen the fighters of the People’s and Women’s Protection Units (YPG, YPJ) nad and the Turkish occupation army and its gangs in the axies Hekjah and Marwaniya villages belonging to Shia district , , Amid ...

Demonstration in Tal Hamis condemning Turkish aggression

ANHA - 2018-02-19 13:14
QAMISHLO- in Tal Hamis district a march has been launched in the area against the attacks of the Turkish occupation army on Afrin canton, in solidarity with the people of Afrin. Thousands of the neighborhood’s residents of Qamishlo canton inhabited by a m ...

Turkish ISIS woman sentenced to death in Iraq

Waar Media - 2018-02-19 12:55
WAAR-DUHOK: An Iraqi court has sentenced a Turkish woman to death by hanging for joining Islamic State (ISIS), a spokesman for the criminal court in Baghdad said on Monday. Ten other women of various nationalities were sentenced to life in prison, Reuter ...

Strong clashes in Shera amid continuing bombing

ANHA - 2018-02-19 10:48
In the meantime, there are strong clashes in the vicinity of al-Nabi Hory citadel, Halobiah village and the vicinity Midanki Dam of Shera district, between the People's and Women's Protection (YPG, YPJ) on one hand and the Turkish occupation army and its ...

Jenders fronts’ fighters: occupation failed to progress

ANHA - 2018-02-19 09:46
Turkish occupation army is still floundering on the walls of the Janders area, trying to penetrate without success, as a result of the strong response of (YPG, YPJ) for their attacks. On the other hand, the Turkish artillery bombards the center of Janders ...

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 ...

Syrian Kurds Agreed on Damascus Army to Enter Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-18 22:23
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish forces have reached an agreement with the Damascus government to allow the Syrian forces to enter the Kurdish enclave of Afrin and repel the Turkish military offensives, according to a Kurdish official. The Syrian army troops w ...

SDF’s statement of military operations’ outcome during 24 hours

ANHA - 2018-02-18 21:06
The media center of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) stated that SDF carried out a qualitative operation against the site of the terrorists in the surrounding of Aqjele village on Saturday evening and it was followed by clashes, and the Turkish occupati ...

Clashes in Belilka, 7 Turkish mercenaries killed

ANHA - 2018-02-18 16:12
AFRIN- The clashes intensified in Belilka village in Rajo district in Afrin canton between the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) from one side and the Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries from the other side, and the first news stated ...

Crimes of the Turkish Occupation Army Against the Civilians in Afrin

SDF Press - 2018-02-18 15:26
The Turkish army and its allied terrorist groups commit war crimes against the civilians The war atrocities committed by the Turkish army and the terrorist factions on daily basis against the civilians, constitute a clear violation of the international no ...

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 ...
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