Database: Over 30 Turkish cross-border attacks against Rojava in 2019, only 1 attack targets Turkey

A new Rojava Information Center database has documented over thirty Turkish cross-border attacks targeting North East Syria since the beginning of 2019 alone, with rocket and heavy weapons fire wounding and killing at least 27 civilians. In…

Syria: withdrawal of Kurdish militias in the north-east of the country - FRI, France

Original article by Radio France Internationale Mazloum Kobani, commandant en chef des Forces démocratiques syriennes (FDS), à majorité kurde, lors d'une réunion à Hasakah dans le nord-est de la Syrie, le 24 août 2019.DELIL SOULEIMAN…

Sleeper cell attacks continue in northeast Syria - K24, Iraqi Kurdistan

Original article by Wladimir van Wilgenburg Security forces rush to the scene of an explosion in Tabqa, Aug. 26, 2019.Photo: Raqqa Media Centre ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Sleeper cell attacks in areas the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces…

G7, Trump to Merkel: "Europe gets foreign fighters back" - ilGiornale, Italy

Original article by Alessandra Benignetti Il presidente americano, Donald Trump, dal summit di Biarritz ha ribadito l'appello ai leader europei per il rimpatrio dei jihadisti partiti dal Vecchio Continente che sono ancora prigionieri…

No permanent Turkish army posts will be in buffer zone: SDF spokesperson - Rûdaw, Iraqi Kurdistan

Original article by Karwan Faidhi Dri Turkish forces advance towards Idlib's Bab al-Hawa crossing on June 20, 2019. Photo: AFP A spokesperson for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF)…

Europe grapples with ISIS returnees and their families - Arab Weekly, UK, UAE, US

Original article by Stephen Quillen Legal and ethical conundrum. Belgian women Tatiana Wielandt (L) and Bouchra Abouallal, who joined ISIS in Syria, speak to reporters in Ain Issa, Syria, last March. (Reuters) With…

Enemy at the gates - Catarsi Magazin, Catalonia

Original article by Alvaro Urbano Turquia prepara una ofensiva per acabar definitivament amb l'experiència d'un territori kurd autònom al nord sirià. El poble kurd, conscient de l'amenaça, es prepara per un embat que transcendeix…

Germany brought IS children back from Syria for the first time - Berliner Morgenpost, Germany

Article by DPA staff Die Kinder, die die deutschen Behörden nach Deutschland geholt haben, lebten zuletzt in einem Flüchtlingslager im Nordosten Syriens (Symbolbild). Foto: dpa Picture-Alliance / Maya Alleruzzo / picture…

Germany promises to repatriate more minors of jihadists from Syria, Kurds say - El Confidencial, Spain

Original article by EFE staff, Las autoridades kurdosirias han asegurado que Alemania les ha prometido que realizará más misiones con el fin de repatriar a los alrededor de 100 menores de sus nacionales, hijos de miembros alemanes del…