News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan
The Maf Dar Report, a local news outlet in Serêkaniyê, is providing comprehensive coverage of the fighting taking place in the city on their facebook page. In addition to daily updates there are many videos and photographs of events as the unfolded over the past couple of days.
According to a report posted 12 hours ago (in Kurmanji) the Islamists attacked at dawn, when a number bands attempted to capture the border crossing supported by tanks and heavy weapons. However they were unsuccessful and the attack was broken; the Islamists suffered many casualties at the hands of the YPG and lost a tank. Mortor-fire affected a number of neighborhoods in the city, particularly Hewarn and Mehet.