Tag archive for ‘Aleppo’
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By nsnbc On Friday, August 18th, 2017

US will remain in Syrian Kurdistan for decades: Telal Selo

nsnbc : Telal Selo, spokesman for the U.S.-backed, predominantly Syrian – Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), told reporters that U.S. forces will remain in Syrian Kurdistan in northern Syria long after More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

13 zoo animals from Syria evacuated to wildlife reserve in Jordan

nsnbc : Thirteen animals from a zoo in Aleppo, Syria, were evacuated to a wildlife reserve in Jordan were they can stay in less stressful conditions. Five lions, two tigers, two bears, two hyenas and two dogs were More...

The Queer Insurrection and Liberation Army, or TQILA, is the first LGBT unit to join Kurdish forces in the fight against ISIS extremists. Photo: IRPGF
By nsnbc On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Syrian Democratic Forces deny Queer Liberation Army is part of SDF, YPG or YPJ

nsnbc : Mustafa Bali, the director of the Syrian Democratic Forces’ media center, on Tuesday, denied the existence of a LGBT military unit among SDF forces fighting in Raqqa.  However, a so-called Queer Insurrection More...

Photo courtesy YPG
By nsnbc On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

US-backed Syrian – Kurdish forces foil Turkey-led attack north of Aleppo

nsnbc : Fighters of the Syrian – Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG), supported by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, foiled major Turkey-led attack north of Aleppo on Monday, and fighting continues. Photo More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Thousands in northern Syria protested against Turkey’s massacres of Kurds in Aleppo

nsnbc : Thousands of people in northern Syria took to the streets of Afrin on Wednesday to protest against the massacres against Kurds committed by Turkey’s military and the so-called Free Syrian Army in Afrin More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Turkey and “moderate” Free Syrian Army start massacring Syrian Kurds

nsnbc : Turkey and the Free Syrian Army have started shelling villages in the Shebha countryside in the self-proclaimed Kurdish “Rojava” Monday night, resulting in the death of 3 civilians and 7 critically More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Swedish girl fighting with YPJ in Syria wants to stay in “Rojava”

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The 22-year-old Swedish “Roza” has been fighting with the Syrian – Kurdish Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) for over two years and wants to stay in the self-declared More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Turkish army and “gangs” increase attacks against Kurdish-held areas in northern Syria

nsnbc : The Syrian – Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG) report that the occupying Turkish army and militants acting under their command have increased their attacks against Rojava in northwestern Syria. More...

Part of the Turkish-backed "Euphrates Shield Brigade" comprised of a cohort of Turkmen and Islamist elements. (archives)
By nsnbc On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Turkey-backed “rebels” kidnapped and displaced hundreds of Yezidi Kurds: KNC

nsnbc : Syria’s Kurdish National Council, on Monday, said rebel groups backed by Turkey displaced hundreds of non-combatant, civilian Yezidi from the village of Eli Qino in Syria’s northwestern Aleppo More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Over 1,200 jihadis in Syria’s Aleppo and Deir Ez-Zor killed in latest campaign

nsnbc : The Syrian Arab Army and allied forces’ latest campaign in predominantly ISIS-held areas east of Aleppo and in Deir Ez-Zor resulted in major casualties and setbacks for the insurgents. On Saturday More...