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6-Story Building Collapses In Sur Following Turkish Army Shelling

(ANF) A six-story building has collapsed in the Savaş neighborhood of the Sur district of Diyarbakır following a heavy bombardment by the Turkish Army. Turkish security forces are shelling the … Continue reading

January 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

At Least 2 Dead As Security Forces Open Fire On Protesters In Qaladiza

At least two people are dead and seventeen have been wounded after peshmerga and local security forces affiliated with the KDP opened fire on protesters in the town of Qaladiza … Continue reading

October 9, 2015 · 3 Comments

Karker Heval: The Life Of A Revolutionary And Internationalist Martyred In Kobanê

The following piece tells the story of Rifat Horoz, who became better known by his nom de guerre Karker Kobanê after he traveled to the city to aid in Kobane’s … Continue reading

July 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

A Resistance Which Knows No Borders: Crossing To Kobane

The following report is the first part of a larger series compiled by Ömer Çelilk and Ferhat Arslan for ANF. It has been translated into English below. The Kobanê Autonomous … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

Canton President: Kobanê Has Become A Castle Of 21 Century Resistance

(ANF) The President of the Kobanê Canton, Enver Müslim, has spoken to ANF in a new interview in which he speaks about the progress of the resistance and its larger … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Women Of Rojava Have Broken Their Chains – Part I

(ANF) In a report carried by ANF, Jina Zekioğlu interviews members of a 6-women committee from the Cizîre Canton in Rojava which is currently on a visit to Diyarbakir. The … Continue reading

February 16, 2014 · 4 Comments

Operations around Hesekê Continue, Tiwêna Liberated by YPG

(ANF) YPG/YPJ forces continue to make progress in the “Revenge Operation for Til Temir Martyrs” Operation which began two days ago. Today the YPG announced that they had completely driven … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Iranian Security Forces Surround Selmas Following Execution of Kurdish Political Prisoner

Iranian police and soldiers have surrounded the city of Selmas and forbidden entry to area following the execution of the Kurdish political activist İlham Mamed yesterday, October 26th, according to … Continue reading

October 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

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