MANBIJ (Komnews) – US Central Command General Joseph Votel has promised the defence of Manbij from any possible attacks by Turkey and Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) groups, according to reports. In a visit to […]
General Joseph L. Votel, head of the United States Central Command, met with officials from the U.S.-allied Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) during a secret visit to northern Syrian on Friday (February 24), SDF spokesman Talal […]
ANKARA – Pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Central Executive Committee met in early Friday at party’s headquarters in Ankara. The committee had the referendum and Co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ being stripped of her parliamentary status on […]
Raqqa – Heartbreaking scenes around Raqqa as Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces liberate women from ISIS’s slavery.
Syria’s Kurds—specifically the People’s Protection Units (YPG)—have been the most successful group to fight the Islamic State in Syria. They have also done the most to save and rescue the Yezidis after that religious minority […]
ISTANBUL – Turkey has earned an accolade which holds no glory: according to the Committee for the Protection of Journalists, it is the biggest jailer of journalists in the world. Globally, one third of all […]
ISTANBUL (Komnews) – Politicians from the Party of European Socialists and Democrats (PES) arrived in Turkey on Thursday to attend the trial of Turkey’s opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) co-leader Selahattin Demirtas, who has been […]
RAQQA (ANF) – Fighters advancing towards Raqqa through two fronts have met today in the operation to encircle Raqqa city which was launched in the second step of the third phase of the Operation Wrath […]