Map. History of Kurds conflict

15 May 2021
SDF head M Kobani: "(Jeffrey) knows well that Turkish attacks will make the fight against Daesh fail and all the work between us will go to waste." James Jeffrey, came to the SDF region after holding talks in Ankara earlier this week.
N-W Syria tonight. Turkish drone over Syria's Afrin while Royal air force KC2 Voyager over nearby Turkey's Hatay. No visible activity over eastern SDF/YPG-held areas.
Amid tensions with Turkey over Syria, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Dunford spoke today with his Turkish counterpart Gen. Yasar Guler. The two generals discussed "the US observation posts in the northeast Syria border region" according to Dunford's spokesman
Mazloum Kobani SDF Commander-in-Chief: "We are ready for any attack and will respond strongly within our areas. Till now, our diplomatic attempts are ongoing to deter this."
Coalition surveillance aircraft are currently flying over Girê Spî/Tal Abyad
Residents of the Makhmour refugee camp are condemning Turkey's airstrikes in which 4 members of the Self Defence Units were killed (Pictures: @h_dogancetin)
4 civilians killed and 9 wounded in The explosion of the motorcycle in the center of the city of Afrin north of Aleppo today evening.
Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi has arrived in Erbil. He will meet with KRG officials and pay a visit to Lalish.
2 year ago
Mayor of Makhmour says they have lost contact with a refugee camp sheltering Kurds from Turkey after Turkish airstrikes
2 year ago
Turkish fighter jets bombarded 5 PKK targets in Shlo and Sakina villages western Sinjar. Casualties feared.
2 year ago
US Secretary of State Mike @SecPompeo and Turkish Foreign Minister talk over the phone to discuss the situation in Syria
2 year ago
Turkey's Ministry of Defense confirms that it conducted airstrikes against PKK positions in Mount Qarachokh and Shingal.
YPG sent HAT Special force unit to border at Tall Abyad
Turkish warplanes have targeted PKK bases in Sinjar and Qarachokh mount.
All of Hajin except for the bits in the south have been captured. Daesh have withdrawn.
Special Forces soldier from an unknown country with his translator in Deir ez-Zur
Local sources report an explosion in Afrin city center tonight
Two civilians were injured when a motorcycle exploded in the center of the town of Afrin north of Aleppo.
SDF flag in Hajin bazaar place, center of the town.
Report that Daesh defenses have fallen apart in Hajin and that Abu al Khatir is under SDF control. This would be a significant development in the fight. And means that Hajin would be captured.
Interior Ministry orders sacking of more than 125 Kurdish policemen in Kirkuk
2 year ago
According to the statement issued by the TSK, a harassment fire was opened from Tel Rıfat, and a Turkish soldier was killed and the area was targeted in response
YPG opened fire from Tell Rifat towards Turkish soldiers in Afrin. 1 Turkish soldier killed.
Turkish military hit the Syrian Army, not the YPG near Tal Rifa'at. A couple soldiers were reportedly wounded, but nothing serious. Syrian army responded with a barrage of artillery towards the small town of Jaleel. All quiet now.
Reports Turkish military hit a Syrian Army post just outside or Tal Rifa'at. Possible casualties, no response from SAA
Protest in Kobane against Turkish intervention
Video from Hajin: SDF make an advance from 2 axes inside the town and coalition airstrikes supporting
Turkish artillery shells Tal Rifat.
Turkish artillery shelling Bene and Sewaxankê villages in Afrin’s Sherawa district
Nothing going on Serikaniye. Walls still there
Amaq reports about IS targeted killing of SAA soldier in Hasakah city
Units of Turkish-backed FSA National Army reportedly deploying on Manbij frontline
Amnesty International report: Islamic State group's decapture destruction of agriculture in northern Iraq has hindered the return of residents.
Some pictures from center of Hajin this morning shows how intense and hardened clashes were
ISIS VBIED targeted SDF fighters in Hajin, DeirEzZor. the blast occurred meters away from @K24English team.
NSA spox:All factions are going to participate in the upcoming offensive.Turkish jets will be involved the battle.The battle will consist of several stages.
Clashes in central Hajin, Eastern Deir-ez-Zur
Deir al-Azur: International coalition aircraft continue to bombard Daesh positions in a Hajin city
Aftermath of an SVBIED attack on an SDF position in Hajin today.
Pentagon responds to Turkish threats of a military incursion into NE Syria: "Unilateral military action into northeast Syria by any party, particularly as US personnel may be present or in the vicinity, is of grave concern. We would find any such actions unacceptable"
US Secretary of energy @SecretaryPerry asked Kurds to cut their ties with Iran specially in the case of oil exporting by tankers from Kirkuk.
Since the evening hours reconnaissance jets are flying over the border crossing with Ras al Ayn
SDF continue to advance in Hajin Town in Deir ez-Zor. According to ANHA they control 50 per cent of Hajin now. K24 reporters on the ground narrowly escaped a Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) attack in Hajin today.
2 year ago
Amaq reports about IS attack in Judaydat area, east of Karamah Raqqa countryside
SDF has fully captured Hajin town from ISIS,capturing an important ISIS HQ
Fierce clashes ongoing between PKK and Turkish army near Kani Mase, northeastern Duhok.
Photos of a daesh SVIED that was destroyed before it could hit SDF none SDF were injured
Video of explosion today in Al Rai
The military police of the National Army announce their readiness in the areas of Euphrates Shield and the Olive Branch and raise readiness to the maximum level
FSA-led Syrian National Army Spox: "The battle of the East Euphrates against the PKK will extend to the entire area controlled by them ," states they will not attack US observation points while rejecting the justification for them to exist
More than 15 militants have escaped from Suse prison in Sulaimani. Large search scale undergoing by security forces.
The Self-Administration in North and East of Syria has announced a General Mobilization,and has called upon the Assad Government to take an official position on Erdogan's threats.
The moment the motorcycle explodes in the city of Al-Bab
Defense Minister Akar (on US' support for YPG): Training militants is unacceptable; we will never allow a terror corridor to be formed in any way in the south of Turkey, including the east of the Euphrates River2 year ago
Defense Minister Akar (on US' support for YPG): Training militants is unacceptable; we will never allow a "terror corridor" to be formed in any way in the south of Turkey, including the east of the Euphrates River
Heavy flooding due to rains in the Yiriya, Hasaka countryside
US forces set up an observation post near the town of Tel-Halaf west of Ras al-Ain
SDF captured area around the Firdaws mosque in Hajin.
Military police in the city of Al-Bab dismantled a motorcycle bomb that was parked near the Grand Mosque
IS claims stabbing attack south of Shaddadi yesterday Hasakah province
IS claims 3 attacks in Raqqa and near Karamah. At least (IED and armed assult on SDF CP in Raqqa) were previously reported by other sources as well
New Video inside of Hajin town by SDF fighters
3 civilians killed and others wounded in a motorcycle bomb explosion in the center of the city of Al-Bab
Reports that SDF has reached the Health center in Hajin town
A civilian was killed and others wounded in a motorcycle explosion in Al-Bab city
An explosion in the city Al Bab, Aleppo. Multiple casualties reported
Syria: US helicopters patrolling the front NW. of Manbij. Yesterday sporadic clashes erupted between EuphratesShield forces and Manbij Military Council (MMC).
Clashes at Sultan Mosque and 20th street in Hajin
Hajin: Heavy Clashes between SDF and ISIS near Al-Sultan Mosque,at the 20th street
Azaz City: A 12 year old girl Nour Jablawi was killed, and more than 20 others were injured so far, after an unknown explosion in the center of Azaz City in the northern countryside of Aleppo this afternoon.
An explosion device blasted in the city of Manbij, it was planted on the side road of the village of Haj Abdin, southwest of the city center. Manbij
A motorcycle rigged with explosives also set off in market area in Al-Rai (N. Aleppo, Turkish border), wounding at least 5 more people.
Motorcycle bomb exploded at Al Rai town in Northern Aleppo
Turkish army removing border walls east and west to the city of Ras Al Ayn in Northern Syria
Armored SVBIED conducted near Hajin's hospital.
New Turkish Army reinforcements continue to arrive on the Syria n border after the announcement that the operation to the East of Euphrates will start in a few days2 year ago
New Turkish Army reinforcements continue to arrive on the Syria n border after the announcement that the operation to the East of Euphrates will start in a few days
SDF reached Hajin town hall and control the street still intense clashes on either side
Girl killed and about 30 other civilians wounded in car bomb blast in Azaz, Northern Aleppo
SDF advancing in Hajin. Grand Bazar and the General Hospital just controlled
In #Haseka southern village of Ziyanat, a YPG fighter was found dead.
Explosion in Azaz near by the hospitals. Possible with rigged cars. Civilian casualties reported no details yet.
2 year ago
Erdogan said: We are talking about an area of ​​150 square kilometers where it is still active. If this is the case, we are ready to immediately neutralize the elements of Daesh
2 year ago
Erdogan on Operation to the east of the Euphrates: Our goal is never U.S. soldiers, but the members of the terrorist organization operating in the region.
2 year ago
Erdogan: In few days we would start new campaign in Syria to clear areas east of Euphrates river from separatist and terrorist organizations
2 year ago
President Erdoğan: "There is no threat of ISIS in Syria anymore. This is a fairy tale for us. "
2 year ago
President Erdoğan: While we were making our warnings about the east of the Euphrates, we also completed our preparations.
2 year ago
Erdogan: Our military operations in East Euphrates will not target US forces there
2 year ago
Erdogan said: a diversion tactic has been implemented in Manbij. It is still being implemented at the moment.
2 year ago
Erdogan: "We have passed a major humanitarian crisis in Idlib. The time has come to implement our decision to disperse the terror cells in the east of the Euphrates."
Car bomb exploded near hospital in Azaz, North Aleppo
ISIS claimed attack on SDF in Manbij city, Eastern Aleppo
A civilian was killed by a mine explosion in the village of Nafasha, east of Hasaka
We respect your privacy. Our website is using cookies for 3rd party advertising, analytics, language and user settings. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
I agree