Annual Sleeper Cell Report 2020 – SDF and Coalition Diminish Capability of ISIS, Lower Attacks and Deaths Across the Region

RIC_Report_SleeperCells2020_GraphsDownload Politically, the AANES and SDF continue to walk a tight rope between their allies and enemies. From the US-led Coalition, the SDF remains its number one ally in the region for a sustained…

Turkey Is Accused of War Crimes in Syria. Here Are Three Questions Trump Should Ask Erdogan.

Original article by by Arielle Del Turco, November 12th, 2019 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is headed to the White House to meet with President Trump on Wednesday, November 13. Members of Congress have objected to this meeting…

Soldados de Turquía abren fuego en Kobani contra manifestantes contra las patrullas conjuntas con Rusia

Vehículos militares turcos preparándose para entrar en Siria - REUTERS / HANDOUT Original article by Europa Press, 12th November 2019 Militares del Ejército turco han abierto fuego este martes contra manifestantes en la localidad siria…

Report: Turkey’s Invasion in Afrin Last Year Created a Human Rights Crisis, Now it’s Happening Again In NE Syria

Original Article by CBN news, November 11th, 2019 JERUSALEM, Israel - As Turkey continues its operation to drive Kurdish-led forces out of northeast Syria, more than 100,000 people have fled for their lives. A report from…

‘The water will not last more than a month’: Northeast Syria faces critical water shortage

The Kurdish Red Crescent providing medical services to IDPs in Hasakah City, 27/10/2019 (KRC) Original article by Will Christou, Syria Direct, November 10, 2019 AMMAN— Northeast Syria is facing an acute water shortage as a result of…

Kurdish medics injured in apparent attack on ambulance in Syria

Vehicle hit by shrapnel while on its way to rescue wounded from Turkish airstrike An ambulance operated by Cadus and the Turkish Red Crescent in Syria. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Original article by Michael Safi, The Guardian,…

Un mes después de la ofensiva turca, la violencia sigue y los sirios no tienen hogar

EFE/EPA/TURKISH DEFENSE MINISTRY PRESS OFFICE HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES Original article by EFE, November 9th, 2019 Un mes después de que Turquía lanzase una ofensiva en el norte de Siria para controlar una franja…

Nordsyrien: Türkische Rhetorik und Wirklichkeit

Original article by Thomas Pany, Heise, November 9th, 2019 Telepolis-Salon am 5. November zum völkerrechtswidrigen Angriffskrieg Erdogans In Afrin lebten vor dem Einmarsch des türkischen Militärs und ihrer islamistischen Verbündeten…

Syria: Death of Kurd in protest against Turkish ‘invaders’ is ‘significant moment’

In towns across a predominantly Kurdish part of Syria, the people have fled as the Turkish army has moved in. Kurdish villages threw rocks at a Turkish and Russian military convoy in Sermisaxa Jor Original article by Mark Stone, Sky News,…

„Leopard-2“-Panzer an der Seite von Milizen in Syrien im Einsatz

Die Türkei setzt bei ihrer Offensive schweres Gerät gegen kurdische Einheiten ein. Darunter sind Panzer, die aus Deutschland geliefert wurden. Die Türkei hat offenbar eine syrische Rebellengruppe mit Ausrüstung und schwerem Gerät versorgt.(Foto: AFP) Original…

For Kurds on the Syrian Front Line There’s No Ceasefire

In the past month, thanks to Trump’s infamous phone call, everything changed in northeast Syria, including alliances, but the fighting goes on. Delil Souleiman/Getty Original article by Benedetta Argentieri and Khabat Abbas, November…