Kurds Establish Anti Terror Units in Rojava

Kurdish special forces arrive in Hasakah following deadly suicide attacks by ISIS terrorists. Photo: Asayish

KDN – The newly established Kurdish anti terror units “Yekîneyên Antî Teror” aka “YAT” meaning “Anti Terror Units” are special anti-terror units of the Kurdish YPG forces in Rojava, northern Syria. These units have been training for months and are tasked with the responsibility to take out ISIS (Islamic State) sleeper cells in the Kurdish region and conduct special operations deep into ISIS territory.

In this video, published by Kurdish YPG forces, Kurdish Swat teams are seen during a training session in Cerzire canton.