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.
RAQQA – A Kurdish military source in Syria has said the Kurdish-Arab led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) entered Deir ez-Zor province for the first time on Tuesday. Speaking to Reuters the source said the group […]
SEMSUR (ANF) – HDP Adiyaman MP, Behçet Yıldırım was detained at Adıyaman Airport before leaving for Ankara Monday morning. Yıldırım was facing an arrest warrant due to his non-attendance in the hearing held at 1st […]
RAQQA (ANF) – A commander for Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Dijwar Serêkaniyê spoke to ANF regarding the third phase of the Operation Wrath of Euphrates to liberate Raqqa. Serêkaniyê recalled that the circle around ISIS […]
According to a poll by the Political and Social Research Centre (SAMER) conducted in the majority Kurdish southeast of Turkey, 57.4% of voters will vote against constitutional reform while 25.1% will vote in favour of […]
WASHINGTON – The US State Department has dismissed claims by Turkish Defence Minister Fikri Isik that the Trump administration is not adamant on carrying out the Raqqa operation with Kurdish forces. “The new US administration […]
AMUDE (KOMNEWS) – Kurdish-dominated Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) fighters clashed with Turkish army forces in northeastern Syria on Monday. According to reports sporadic clashes broke out near the town of Amude in Hasakah Governorate, where […]
RAQQA – Kimberley Taylor, 27, left the UK to join the Women’s Protection Units (YPJ), the all-female affiliate army of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) of Syrian Kurdistan, last March, according to British media.
Americans have fought valiantly in support of the democratic movement in northern Syria. We should make sure their efforts weren’t in vain. The Anglo-American hero Winston Churchill once said, “This is not the end. It […]