The Rojava Report

News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

Tag Archives: al-Nusra Front

Balance Changing In Syria as HSD Advance Toward Azaz

  The balance in Northern Syria could be changing as forces affiliated with the HSD close in on the town of Azaz, report Newroz Osman and Sevin Osman in an … Continue reading

January 4, 2016 · 3 Comments

TEV-DEM: ‘There Can Be No Democratic Syria Without Rojava’

The following interview was conducted with Ilham Ehmed, a member of the Executive Committee of the Movement For A Democratic Society (TEV-DEM), by Günay Aksoy Zana Kaya for Özgür Gündem. … Continue reading

October 27, 2015 · 2 Comments

ISIS Advances Into Mare’ As YPG Prepares To Take Jarabulus

ISIS is advancing into the town of Mare’ as its fight with al-Nusra and its allies to control Northeastern Syria is intensifying, reports an article from DİHA carried in Özgür … Continue reading

August 29, 2015 · 1 Comment

Jihadist Explains How Syrian Gangs Operate From Turkish Base In Reyhanlı

(ANF/SEYİT EVRAN/EFRİN) Muhammed Beshir, an Algerian jihadist who was captured by Efrin public security  members (Asayiş) as he attempted to travel to Bab in the area of Idlib, has revealed … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

As Fighting Between ISIS and Syrian Opposition Increases, Calls for Cease-Fire Grow

(ANF) Fighting between the Islamic State or Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an al-Qaeda affiliate, and local opposition groups in the north of Syria is growing – say two articles (here … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

YPG Captures 2 Towns and 38 Villages in Past Week

The YPG have captured scores of villages and two important towns over the past week, according to a report by ANF. The YPG began the first phase of their operation … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

YPG Repels Al-Qaeda in Girkê Legê, Captures Tank

Units of the YPG have made advances following clashes early yesterday morning with the Islamic State or Iraq and Syria (ISIS), al-Nusra and other al-Qaeda affiliated groups in the Çilaxa … Continue reading

October 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

FSA Fighters Take Refuge with the YPG as Fighting Continues Throughout Rojava

Heavy fighting continued to the west and north of Aleppo yesterday, as various clashes broke out around Azaz, Afrin, Idlib – according to a report in ANF. Azaz fell to … Continue reading

October 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

The PYD and YPG are Not Just for Kurds, But All the Peoples of Rojava

Last week we posted excerpts from the first part of an article by Zübeyde Sarı – “The Revolution in Rojava Smells of Clover.” Below is part II of that article, which … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Turkish Interior Minister to Border Governorates: Support al-Nusra

In a recent report from the website claims to have a document signed by the Turkish Interior Minister Muammer Güler and addressed to the Hatay governorate, in which the … Continue reading

September 28, 2013 · 2 Comments

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