The Turkish army killed during the night 11 Kurdish fighters in the province of Hatay, in the south of the country, announced Tuesday 27 March 2018 the authorities who deplore the death of two soldiers killed by an explosion in the sector of Afrin, in Syria. The PKK, considered a terrorist organisation by the United…

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a Kurdish-led alliance in northern Syria said late Saturday 17 February 2018  it had targeted military positions in Turkey, which is leading an offensive against a Kurdish-controlled enclave. It was the first time the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters, has claimed a cross-border attack…

Eleven Turkish service members involved in Ankara’s operation against Kurdish militais in the Syrian area of Afrin were killed and eleven others were injured on Saturday (February 10), according to the Turkish Armed Forces (TAF). Two service members were killed when a T129 ATAK attack helicopter was shot down by YPG/YPJ fighters. The helicopter crashed…

On Saturday 10 February, YPG/YPJ Kurdish forces shot down a T129 ATAK attack helicopter near the village of Qudah in Turkey’s Hatay province. Both crew members were killed. The attack helicopter was engaged in the Turkish military operation “Olive branch” led by Ankara against Kurdish forces in the Syrian region of Afrin. The YPG media…

One person was killed and several others wounded on Friday in a Turkish border town by rockets fired from Syria, local authorities said, as Turkey continues its offensive against a Syrian Kurdish militia. Three rockets hit several neighbourhoods of Reyhanli in southern Turkey and 68-year-old Rifat Sinirli died in hospital, the state-run news agency Anadolu…

Fighting in the rebel province of Idlib On January 16, government forces recaptured 8 villages from Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) and other militant groups in southern Aleppo and southeastern Idlib. Northeast of the Abu al-Duhur airbase, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and its allies restored control over Marhamiyah, Uwaynat Kabirah, Mash and Tal Mash. Meanwhile,…

The artillery of the Turkish armed forces subjected to intensive bombardments  Kurdish YPG militia positions in the Afrin region of northern Syria. According to the Anadolu news agency, Turkish artillery has struck from its positions in the Reyhanli districts in the Turkish province of Hatay, as well as from the “de-escalation zone” of Idlib. During…