A ceremony was held in Derik, Rojava to honor the British YPG Fighter Erik “Kemal” Scurfield. His father was present to receive his coffin and take him home.
https://youtu.be/-7JXxT7xLc4 A former soldier and a City trader from the UK, who have travelled to Syria to join the fight against so-called Islamic State, say they felt compelled to do so after seeing photos and […]
By Steven Rosenbaum – CBS News Williams has spent much of the past year reporting on ISIS and the ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Syria. Williams says she believes it’s important to report these stories […]
http://youtu.be/HmJgYljVtfM An Australian killed fighting for the Kurds against Islamic State in northern Syria – and thought to be the first Westerner to die in battle against IS – has been identified as 28 year-old […]
In recent months, Russian bomber and fighter jets have repeatedly tested the air defenses of their European neighbors. These encounters have occasionally been captured on film — but almost always from the perspective of Western […]
Hundreds of Syrian refugees from Kobane have trickled back to the northern Syrian town following its liberation from Islamic State militants two weeks ago. CCTV’s Natalie Carney reported the story from Suruc, Turkey. Kobane lies […]
Kurdish forces in Iraq have stepped up their offensive against Islamic State in the town of Sinjar – as they try to take back territories occupied by jihadists in recent months. The local Yazidi minority […]
In the war-torn city of Kobane, Kurds presented a large bag of cocaine, which they said was found in the house of an Islamic State leader and distributed among fighters.
“INSIDE KOBANE” is a documentary film we produced for BBC. It gives a glimps of the way Kurdish journalist gather news under constant shelling and snipers. Along the way they introduce us to women and […]