Turkey bombs Kurdish villages northwest Syria

Published by ARA News on February 7, 2017 Kurdish officials on Monday accused the Turkish army of shelling the villages of Maranaaz, Vilat al-Qadi, Sheikh Issa east of Afrin district and entering Syrian territory. Turkish media confirmed the shelling. “Turkish army and affiliated terrorists are heavily shelling east Efrin [Afrin] from Azaz city since Monday evening — the attacks continued until the moment,” ...

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U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian forces launch offensive toward Raqqa

Published by Ekurd Daily, Febr. 4, 2017 RAQQA province, Syria,— The Kurdish-led alliance of U.S.-backed militias said it had started a new phase of its campaign against the Islamic State-held city of Raqqa on Saturday, aiming to complete its encirclement and sever the road to militant strongholds in Deir al-Zor province. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said in a statement the action was being undertaken ...

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Ronahi TV • Journal du 29 janvier 2017

Publié par Kedistan, janvier 29, 2017 Voici les “chroniques de la révolution kurde”, présentées par Ronahi TV. Un retour sur la quinzaine du 22 au 29 janvier 2017. Il s’agit de l’émission régulière en langue française, que vous trouverez ici, chaque semaine. Vous pouvez également visionner séparément les quelques vidéos incluses dans le texte complet du journal. Vidéo du journal francophone complet et texte ...

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‘Pax Russia’ in Syrië – Ludo De Brabander

Gepubliceerd door Uitpers op 1 februari 2017 Komt er dan toch nog een einde aan de oorlog in Syrië? Dat is wellicht te optimistisch. Na een brutale militaire campagne in Oost-Aleppo werkt Rusland aan een politieke oplossing. Verschillende lokale en regionale machten voeren een verbeten en moeilijke strijd tegen de Islamitische Staat (IS) die nog lang niet verslagen is. Elders in Syrië is het geweld niet ver ...

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Syrian Kurds Deserve a Seat at the Negotiating Table

Published by The Wall Street Journal on Jan. 8, 2017 By Stuart Rollo The beginning of 2017 is shaping up to be a critical period in the Syrian Kurds’ campaign to defeat Islamic State and secure a measure of political autonomy in their homeland. How President-elect Trump manages the competing interests and alliances in Syria will directly affect the Kurds’ destiny. He ought to stand with these steadfast Amer ...

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U.S. increases support for Turkish military operations in Syria

Published by The Washington Post on January 9, 2017 By Karen DeYoung and Missy Ryan U.S. aircraft have begun regular aerial intelligence surveillance in support of Turkey’s offensive against the Islamic State in northwestern Syria, in anticipation of increased U.S. support for the flailing Turkish military operation around the town of al-Bab.The increased support comes after weeks of U.S. military and diplo ...

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“De enige manier om Syrië bij elkaar te houden is de invoering van een gedecentraliseerd, democratisch en seculier systeem.” Interview met Salih Muslim

Gepubliceerd door Vrede vzw op 23 december 2016 Salih Muslim is co-voorzitter van de PYD, de Koerdische politieke beweging die in het noorden van Syrië een autonoom bestuur leidt. In december was Salih Muslim in het Europese Parlement. Journalist Jonathan Steele en ex-diplomaat Carne Ross namen een publiek interview met hem af. Salih Muslim Muhammad is de co-voorzitter van de Democratische Unie Partij (PYD) ...

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Turkey launches renewed attack against Syrian Kurds, bombs YPG positions near Kobane

Published by ARA News on 19 December 2016 Kobane – Turkey’s military targeted a headquarters of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) near the city of Kobane in northern Syria, military sources reported on Sunday. “The Turkish artillery bombed the YPG-held village of Tel Shaeer in Kobe’s western countryside, targeting a YPG security centre,” YPG officer Salih Watti told ARA News. The attack, which too ...

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Syrian Kurds say they are ready for Raqqa operation

Published by ARA News on October 27, 2016 US Secretary for Defence Ashton Carter said that the battle for Raqqa would start within weeks, and Syrian Kurds confirmed they are ready to join the offensive on the Islamic State’s (ISIS) capital. Aldar Xelil, a member of the executive committee of TEV-DEM organisation in Syria’s Kurdish region [Rojava], said on Wednesday that the Kurdish People’s Protection Units ...

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Turkey denies ceasefire deal with Syrian Kurdish militia

Published by Ekurd Daily on 31/8/2016 ISTANBUL,— Turkey on Wednesday said it did “not accept” US claims that it had agreed a truce with Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria. “We do not accept in any circumstances … a ‘compromise or a ceasefire reached between Turkey and Kurdish elements,'” EU Affairs Minister Omer Celik told state-run Anadolu news agency. “The Turkish republic is a sovereign, legitimate sta ...

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