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News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

Tag Archives: Free Syrian Army

YPG And FSA Form Joint Operations Command

(ANF) The YPG has formed a Joint Operations Command with the Free Syrian ARMY (FSA) and other armed Syrian opposition groups in the Euphrates region in an effort to combat … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · 8 Comments

Hundreds Dead In Renewed Fighting For Control Of Northern Syria

(ANF – Aleppo) Fighting has once again broken out in Aleppo, Syria’s second largest city. At least 250 are known to have died in barrel bomb attacks launched by Syrian … Continue reading

February 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

Over One Thousand Syrians Flee Fighting in northern Syria to Turkey

(ANF) Fighting between the Islamic State or Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an al-Qaeda affiliate, and Syrian opposition groups has driven over one thousand Syrians from Girê Spî (Arabic:Til Ebyad), in … Continue reading

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Recent Attacks in Erfin Organized By Saudi and Turkish Intelligence

The more than month long assault on Efrin carried out by the Islamic State or Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and its allies is being organized by Saudi and Turkish intelligence, … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

YPG Captures Weapons Depot, Another Tank near Efrin

Despite the YPG’s declaration of a cease-fire prior to the celebration of Eid al-Adha, attacks by al-Qaeda affiliates and units allied with the Free Syrian Army against areas under control … Continue reading

October 18, 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

270 Kurdish Civilians Held Hostage by the Free Syrian Army

According to a report in today’s Özgür Gündem, around three hundred civilian hostages have been taken from Kurdish neighborhoods in Aleppo by Free Syrian Army units affiliated with the Military … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Clashes between YPG and Al-Qaeda in Girê Sipî – Turkish Army Actively Participating

According to two different reports today from ANF – found here and here – intense fighting has broken out near the village of Susik, in the vicinity of Girê Sipî … Continue reading

September 19, 2013 · 2 Comments

Turkish Army Enters Rojava Near Afrin, Attacks Village with al-Nusra and KidnapsThree

According to a report from ANF around 20-25 uniformed soldiers wearing masks entered Çobanbey, a village near Afrin and a known command center of the al-Nusra front in the region. … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

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