US-led coalition says ‘less demand’ for airstrikes in northeast Syria - K24, Iraqi Kurdistan

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Original article by Wladimir van Wilgenburg, Kurdistan24 A US soldier stands guard during a security patrol outside Manbij, Syria, June 24, 2018. (Photo: US Army/Staff Sgt. Timothy R. Koster) ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Between April 21…

Siria: padre Orsetti, salma a Erbil - ANSA, Italy

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Original article published in ANSA. la cerimonia di ieri della consegna della salma di Lorenzo Orsetti alla famiglia e alle autorità consolari italiane a Erbil, nel Kurdistan iracheno. CREDIT: Rojava Information Center.la cerimonia di ieri…

Kurdish women prepare to protect their gains in Syria - DW, Germany

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Original reportage by Florian Neuhof for DW. In northern Syria, Kurds have carved out an autonomous region. But with the US decision to pull its troops out, the region is under threat from the Assad regime and from Turkey. Some women…

Turks shoot refugees at Afrin, SAA strengthens Mharda after attacks by Islamists - RIA FAN, Russia

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Original article by Sergey Petrov, RIA FAN, Russia. МхардеФедеральное агентство новостей / Аоус Сулейман Сирия, 2 мая. Курды заявили о пяти беженцах, получивших…

Turkey building separation wall in Syria's Afrin - ANSA, Italy

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Original article published in ANSAmed. To divide Kurdish enclave from regime and Russian forces The Turkish army is reportedly building a separation wall in northwestern Syria, dividing the Kurdish enclave of Afrin, controlled by…

A Century After Turkey’s Genocide of Our People, Armenians Are Still Under Threat - Novara Media, UK

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Original article by Hagop Artim Kashejian, Novara Media. My family experienced enormous hardship during the Armenian genocide of 1915. My grandfather’s brothers, his sisters, his mother and father were all slaughtered openly, in…
Key events: International Women’s Day sees ceremonies, celebrations, marches and events across Northern Eastern Syria Read more SDF resume operations against remaining IS enclave Read more Foreign states continue to debate…

‘ISIS matchmaker feared children would be killed’ if she fled terror group - Metro News, UK

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Original article by James Hockaday, Metro News British ISIS member Tooba Gondal wants to return to the UK (Picture: Rojava Information Center) A jihadi bride dubbed ‘the ISIS Matchmaker’ was told her two children would be killed…

US-led coalition says allies foil Islamic State prison break - Associated Press News, USA

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Original article by Associated Press News (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File) BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants attempted to break out of a detention facility in northeastern Syria but U.S.-backed Syrian fighters “successfully”…

Tooba Gondal: ‘We just want a normal life’ - The Independent, UK

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Original article by Lizzie Dearden, The Independent. Former London student previously radicalised teenagers online, while brandishing an AK-47 and claiming she wanted to become a ‘martyr’. A British woman who joined Isis in Syria…