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Turkish Army Shells Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2018-05-23 22:43
ERBIL — Turkish artillery units heavily shelled on Wednesday the border areas of Kurdistan Region, allegedly targeting the positions of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). The bombardments were focused mainly on the districts of Khalifan, Lelkan, Gorra S ...

Turkish Forces Establish Military Bases in Syria's Afrin: Report

BAS News - 2018-05-22 14:11
ERBIL - While Russia has been warning that the Kurdish encalve of Afrn in Syria should be handed over the Syrian regime, Turkish army has set up more military bases in the region, said a report. Turkish army and Ankara-backed Syrian rebels entered Afrin ...

Deputy PM: Turkey will never return Afrin to Assad regime

Waar Media - 2018-05-16 13:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdağ on Wednesday said Turkey will never return Afrin region of Syria to Bashar Al Assad regime. The Turkish military and Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters on Jan. 20 launched Operation Olive Branch in the A ...

PKK Attacks Turkish Army, Injures Two Soldiers

BAS News - 2018-05-15 00:52
ERBIL — Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters on Monday attacked a unit of the Turkish army in the Kurdish Sirnak province, injuring at least two soldiers. A security source cited by Turkish state-run Anadolu Agency said that fire exchange erupted afte ...

Erdogan Vows New Operation in Syria

BAS News - 2018-05-07 00:32
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that his country’s army will launch a new phase of military operations in Syria. "We will not give up on constricting terrorist organisations. We will add to the Euphrates Shield and Olive Bra ...

Turkey Claims It “Neutralised” 41 PKK Fighters

BAS News - 2018-04-28 14:38
ERBIL — The Turkish army claims it had “neutralised” a total of 41 Kurdish fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in southeast of the country and in border areas of Kurdistan Region during the past week. The Turkish Armed Forces claimed in a stat ...

Turkey Places 70 Kurdish Villages, Hamlets Under Curfew

BAS News - 2018-04-26 13:59
ERBIL — At least 17 Kurdish villages and 53 hamlets in southeastern Turkey were placed under a round-the-clock curfew on Wednesday. The curfew was imposed as the Turkish army is conducting an operation against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters ...

Turkey Claims Killing 10 PKK Fighters in Tuesday’s Airstrikes

BAS News - 2018-04-25 21:22
ERBIL — The Turkish army claims that its fighter jets killed 10 Kurdish fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the airstrikes carried out Tuesday. In a Wednesday statement, the Turkish General Staff said the strikes were focused on alleged PKK ...

FSA Loots People's Properties in Syria's Afrin: Monitor

BAS News - 2018-04-23 14:00
ERBIL - The Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) has begun conducting violations against the civilians in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in Syria, and looting their properties, said a human rights group on Monday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights ( ...

Turkey, Syrian Allies Lost Hundreds of Men Fighting Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-04-22 01:44
ERBIL — The Turkish army and its Syrian militia groups have lost “hundreds” of men since Ankara begun the military incursion into the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin last January, said President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. He said the rebels sufferi ...

Facing Kurds, Erdogan bets on Putin

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-06 00:02
The Turkish president, whose army threatens Manbij, pushes his advantage against the Kurds, at the expense of the United States. Roji Kurd: Welcomed in Ankara by 21 guns and the guard on horseback, Russian President Vladimir Putin was treated as a disting ...

Turkish Artillery Units Shell Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2018-04-05 20:04
ERBIL — Artillery units of the Turkish army on Thursday heavily shelled Kurdistan Region border areas, allegedly targeting the positions belonging to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Ihsan Chalabi, head of the local administration of Sidakan subdistri ...

US Troops Deployed to Manbij, Ready to Face Any Forces: Report

BAS News - 2018-04-02 10:44
ERBIL - The US has deployed a number of its forces to the northern Syrian town of Manbij, preparing to repel the Turkish army if it attempts to enter the area, said RT. According to the source, the number of US troops stationed in the region is estimated ...

Asharq Al-Awsat: Turkish Army Penetrates Deeper in Iraqi Kurdistan

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-02 07:47
The Turkish army continues to build a military base in the Balkaya Mountain near the Turkish border with Iraq amid reports of a deeper incursion into Iraqi Kurdistan and the establishment of three permanent bases there. The installation of the base in Bal ...

Netanyahu: Turkey Cannot Lecture Most Moral Army

BAS News - 2018-04-01 19:21
ERBIL - Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have began a war of words over the deadly clashes on Gaza border, said the BBC. "The most moral army in the world will not be lectured on morality from someone ...

Turkey’s last big independent media firm is snapped up by a regime ally

The Economist - 2018-04-01 04:18
RECEP TAYYIP ERDOGAN has been on a roll lately. On March 18th the Turkish president announced the army’s capture of Afrin, a Kurdish stronghold in Syria, after two months of relentless attacks. Barely a week later, he scored another victory when a pliabl ...

Turkish tank bombing in Bilbla in Afrin

SDF Press - 2018-03-31 04:12
YPG / YPJ carried out an operation against the Turkish invasion army on Girê Mamê Gur hill in the area of Bilbla, where the fighters targeted and destroyed the tank completely, killing 4 Turkish soldiers and injuring 3 others. SDF.Media Center ...

Turkey Launches Anti-PKK Operation in Dersim

BAS News - 2018-03-27 10:27
ERBIL - Turkey has started an operation on Tuesday morning against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in the Kurdish province of Dersim in Eastern of Turkey, said Kurdistan 24. According to sources, the Turkish army has started the fight in a valley in D ...

A military vehicle was destroyed in Kimar village in the Shirawa area

SDF Press - 2018-03-21 23:50
In the context of the specific operations carried out by our forces against the Turkish invasion army and allied terrorist factions, our forces targeted a military vehicle for terrorists in the vicinity of the village of Kimar in the Shirawa area, which c ...

Kurds in Turkey mark Newroz under shadow of Syria’s Afrin, arrests

E-Kurd - 2018-03-21 21:10
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Turkey’s Kurds on Wednesday celebrated the annual New Kurdish Year of Newroz under the shadow of the capture of Afrin in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) by the Turkish army, arrests of pro-Kurdish politicians and the breakdo ...

Statement by Tabqa people

SDF Press - 2018-03-21 02:13
Condemning the international silence over the violations committed by the Turkish invasion army and its mercenaries and denouncing the atrocities they committed following their entry into Afrin, the residents of Tabqa town issued a statement condemning th ...

YPG: We won’t stop our activities in Afrin untill liberation

Waar Media - 2018-03-19 20:30
WAAR-DUHOK: The Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) said on Monday that they will not stop their activities in Afrin, the Kurdish enclave in Syria, unless the city is liberated from the Turkish army and Syrian rebels. Brusk Hassaka, the YPG sp ...

After Afrin, Erdogan Threatens to Attack Sinjar

BAS News - 2018-03-19 20:28
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened that his country’s army would follow the Kurdistan Workers’ Party everywhere, and that they may even enter Sinjar in northern Iraq. “We told the [Iraqi] central government to resolve the probl ...

US “Deeply Concerned” About Situation in Afrin

BAS News - 2018-03-19 19:19
ERBIL — The United State expressed on Monday concerns over the crisis in the Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin after the Turkish army and its allied militias entered the city. “The United States calls on all relevant actors operating in the northwest, includi ...

YPG: We won't Stop Unless Afrin is Liberated

BAS News - 2018-03-19 15:04
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) said on Monday that they will not stop their activities in Afrin, the Kurdish enclave in Syria, unless the city is liberated from the Turkish army and Syrian rebels. Brusk Hassaka, the YPG spokes ...

FSA Commits Violations Against Civilians in Afrin: Report

BAS News - 2018-03-19 10:46
ERBIL: After the invasion of the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in Syria by the Turkish Army and its backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Sunday, the Syrian rebels have soon started committing violations against the civilians in the city, a report said. According ...

In Pictures: Genocide in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-03-18 17:51
WAAR-DUHOK: The military invasion of the Turkish army that started on 19 January with the support of jihadist groups has reached the center of Afrin for three days. Over the past 58 days, the Turkish city has killed more than 300 people from the civilian ...

Turkish Army, Allied Rebels Reach Centre of Afrin: Erdogan

BAS News - 2018-03-18 12:43
ERBIL — The Turkish army and its affiliated Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Sunday reached the centre of the Kurdish city of Afrin in northwest Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed. “Afrin city center is under control as of 8:30 this morning,” ...

Erdogan on Afrin’s occupation: “This is Islam’s last army,”

Waar Media - 2018-03-18 11:47
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday announced his allied forces in Syria have taken full control of the center of Afrin, shortly after Turkish-backed rebel groups claimed to have broken the siege on the Kurdish-held city on Sunda ...

Afrin in Serious Danger: Report

BAS News - 2018-03-18 10:13
ERBIL - The Turkish army and its backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) have reached the entrance of the Kurdish city of Afrin in Syria, according to Turkish media outlets. The two armies have attacked the city from both eastern and northern sides of the region, ...

DCHRK: YPG Commanders Withdraw from Afrin, More Civilians Killed, Injured

BAS News - 2018-03-18 10:13
ERBIL - More civilians were killed and wounded in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in Syria as the Turkish army and its backed Syrian rebels have taken control of some critical areas in the city, moreover the YPG commanders "have left" the region, said a rep ...

The Turkish invasion army commits massacres against the Afrin hospital

SDF Press - 2018-03-17 23:39
The Turkish invasion army tries to hide its crimes and massacres against civilians in Afrin, and mislead the media and public opinion by fabricating lies to hide those crimes that express his brutality On March 16, 2018, Afrin hospital was bombed by the T ...

Occupying Turkish army’s warplanes bomb Afrin amid heavy clashes

ANHA - 2018-03-17 22:38
AFRIN – The occupying Turkish army is carrying out heavy air strikes on the city centre of Afrin. Heavy clashes are also taking place in various areas. Tens of civilians were killed, and dozens were injured in today’s attacks on Afrin. Ten thousands of ci ...

Strikes on Afrin hospital and civilian convoys kill 47: SDF, monitor

K24 - 2018-03-17 16:04
Syrian civilians wounded in a hospital in the northwest Syrian city of Afrin after the city and the hospital were bombarded by the Turkish army and their allied militiamen, Afrin city, Rojava, Syria, March 16, 2018. (Photos: Afrin Media Center) ...

Turkish army confirms hit on Avrin Hospital in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-03-17 15:39
WAAR-DUHOK: The invading Turkish army issued a statement on their Twitter account regarding the bombing of the Avrin Hospital and claimed the “allegations that a hospital has been bombed are outside the realm of reality”, while the footage they published ...

Two meetings in al-Hasakah confirm thatAfrin resistance will win

ANHA - 2018-03-17 14:54
Democratic Society Movement (TEV-DEM) has explained the latest developments and developments in the region, especially in Afrin of the attacks of the Turkish occupation army during two separate meetings held in Silco Hall and Rasho Hall. During the two me ...

Turkish occupation burns Afrin, civilians are still under rubble

ANHA - 2018-03-17 14:17
With the continued massacres committed by Turkish occupation army against the people of Afrin, Turkish occupation targets the city of all types of weapons and aircraft, and its goal is "burning Afrin", as well as information on the presence of 3 civilians ...

“We were displaced in our areas”

ANHA - 2018-03-17 13:30
The people of Afrin canton who were displaced by the aggression of Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries from Afrin said that Erdogan caused the displacement and homelessness and now he is in our areas. ...

More People Flee Afrin: Report

BAS News - 2018-03-17 11:55
ERBIL - Several clashes erupted between the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) and the Turkish army overnight on Friday in the Kurdish city of Afrin, thus more people began to flee the region, according to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights ...

Al-Barati: World must end arrogance of Turkish occupation army

ANHA - 2018-03-17 11:23
QAMISHLO –The Kurdish Democratic Party political Office in Syria called on Kurdish and Kurdish forces and activists to “exert their utmost efforts to unify the Kurdish ranks at this historic stage, to put pressure on the superpowers to support our people ...

The Turkish invasion army commits massacres in Afrin

SDF Press - 2018-03-17 11:08
The number of air raids and artillery shelling on Afrin city rose to 47 Shahid, including 16 children and 14 women, two pregnant women and dozens of wounded who could not be reached because of the intensity of the shelling.A number of them are still under ...

Turkish invasion army attacked at Afrin hospital

SDF Press - 2018-03-17 11:08
The military aircraft of the Turkish invasion army launched raids on the city of Afrin last evening and the bombing of the Afrin hospital led to the occurrence of civilian casualties from the bombing of the hospital. SDF.Media Center ...

Deadliest Day in Afrin, Hundred People Killed, Injured: Report

BAS News - 2018-03-17 10:10
ERBIL - At least 38 civilians were killed in the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in Syria on Friday due to the continuous bombardments by the Turkish army and its backed Syrian rebels, a report said. Tens of thousands of civilians have continued to flee from Af ...

Turkish army bombs Avrin hospital in Afrin

Waar Media - 2018-03-16 22:49
WAAR-DUHOK: According to local sources, Turkish army bombed Avrin hospital, the biggest hospital in Afrin city center. Being the only health center with a trauma unit, almost all people who were wounded in Turkish attacks received treatment at Avrin Hosp ...

Turkish warplanes bomb Avrin Hospital

ANHA - 2018-03-16 20:47
AFRIN – The occupying Turkish army’s warplanes bombed Avrin Hospital, which has received injured civilians ever since the attacks on Afrin began. While Avrin Hospital is the biggest hospital in the Afrin Canton, many civilians are under treatment at the h ...

An Urgent Call to Save the Lives of Tens of Thousands of Civilians

SDF Press - 2018-03-16 20:45
The Turkish army and allied jihadist groups have been shelling civilians in Afrin for 56 days, targeting men, women and children. For 56 days and the international community remains silent about this horrific crime and the genocidal war declared and justi ...

Thousands of the Netherlands’ Kurds go on sit-in before Russian embassy

ANHA - 2018-03-16 17:16
THE NETHERLANDS– Thousands of Kurds in the Netherlands have gone on a sit-in to condemn the Turkish occupation army’s massacres committed in Afrin. In order to condemn the Turkish occupation army’s massacres against civilians and children, thousands of Ku ...

Over 2,500 Civilians Displaced from Afrin in Past Few Hours: Monitor

BAS News - 2018-03-16 14:10
ERBIL — More than 2,500 civilians have been displaced from their homes in Afrin since after midnight on Thursday as the Turkish army intensified its bombardments on the centre of the Kurdish city, said a monitoring group. The huge influx of IDPs are esca ...

What was targtting Turkish occupation today in Afrin city ?

ANHA - 2018-03-16 12:50
The Turkish occupation army targeted on the center of Afrin city densely inhabited by thousends of people by dozens of missiles and air raids using warplanes and heavy artillery, which caused great human and fincial damage to civilians 's properties . ...

Opening a course under name of martyr Aylan Dara in al-Tabqa

ANHA - 2018-03-16 10:07
AL-TABQA-The Martyr Academy Khalid Alawi, one of the academies of the democratic society, opened a youth course named after the martyr Aylan Dara, who carried out a commando operation against the Turkish occupation army, which has been committing massacre ...
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