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News from the Revolution in Rojava and Wider Kurdistan

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YPG Calls For Mobilization Around Kobanê As ISIS Attacks Contınue

 (ANF) The Central Command of the YPG has made a call for mobilization for the Kobanê Canton, which is under threat of occupation from renewed attacks by the Islamic State … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hemo: We Have A Right To Respond To Attacks – Part II

(ANF) Below is Part II of an ANF interview with Sipan Hemo, the commander of the YPG. Part I can be found here. The YPG Has Provided Security For All … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Efrin Becomes Last of Three Rojava Cantons To Officially Declare Autonomy

(ANF) Following Cizîre and Kobanê cantons, Efrin (Afrin) has officially proclaimed the establishment of its government of Democratic Autonomy. The President of the canton’s Legislative Council, Hêvîn Reşîd, opened the … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · 3 Comments

Rojava Goes to the Polls

(ANF) Voters in the canton of Efrin – one of the three, newly formed cantons in Rojava – have gone to the polls to elect representatives for the newly formed … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · 2 Comments

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