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”…

Report from Rojava: What the West Owes its Best Ally Against ISIS - NYR, US

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Original article by Debbie Bookchin, The New York Books Review, US. A member of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) flashes the victory gesture with his hand as he stands next to the SDF's unfurled flag while on watch duty in the village…

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…

Our treatment of the ‘Isis matchmaker’ will only create the Islamist terrorists of the future

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Original article by Robert Verkaik, the Independent, 3 April 2019 The destruction of Isis as many problems as it has solved – none more so than the plight of dozens of British women who travelled to Syria and…

British jihadi known as the 'ISIS matchmaker' is found in a Syrian refugee camp - Daily Mail, UK

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Original article by Emer Scully For Mailonline, Daily Mail. A GUN-toting jihadi known as ‘the ISIS matchmaker’ has been found in a refugee camp in northern Syria, it was reported last night. Tooba Gondal, now 25, left her home in…

"Daesh matchmaker" dreams of a second chance - L'essentiel, Luxembourg

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"Daesh matchmaker" dreams of a second chance - L'essentiel, Luxembourg. Original article published in L'essentiel, Luxembourg. Pendant des années, une ex-étudiante britannique a œuvré pour attirer de jeunes musulmanes en Syrie, où elles épousaient des jihadistes. Aujourd'hui, Tooba Gondal veut rentrer chez elle.

Bulletin: North East Syria Updates – 31.03.2019

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Children evacuated with their mothers from Baghouz, the last ISIS holdout in Syria Key events 25.3. The Autonomous Administration of Northern and Eastern Syria calls on the international community to build an international court…

The defense Block of Kurdistan - Die Welt, Germany

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Original article by Alfred Hackensberger, Die Welt. Quelle: Sebastian Backhaus

I eradicated Isis with my women comrades. Now our aim is to spread feminism across the Middle East - The Independent, UK

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Original article by Amara Şervan, The Independent, 25 March 2019 I decided to join the YPJ in 2013. From the very start, Rimelan until Derik, Tel Kocer, Sere Kaniye, Manbij, Shengal, until now in Deir Ezzor, in every campaign, we…

Bulletin: North East Syria Updates - 24.03.2019

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YPJ/YPG and SDF fighters Salute the Martyrs during the official press conference about the liberation of Baghouz. Key events: - End of the so-called ISIS Caliphate. - Italian Internationalist volunteer killed in Baghouz. - Assassination of…