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How Syria’s Afrin became hell for Kurds

Afrin was once in a Kurdish majority region where women had more rights than elsewhere in Syria, a patriarchal country in a bloodthirsty war

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Afrin’s Torment – Turkey’s War Crimes 0

As part of its destructive policy for the region, Turkey invaded and occupied the NE Syrian and Kurdish area of Afrin on March 18, 2018, having been given a green light by the so-called super-powers, Russia and the USA

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Turkish crimes against women in occupied Afrin documented 0

A new dossier issued by Kurdish women’s organisations has documented incidents of violence against women carried out by Turkish soldiers and jihadist groups

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Trump green-lights Turkish invasion of NE Syria and the destruction of hope

Sarah Glynn, co-convener of Scottish Solidarity with Kurdistan, argues that the United States’ backing of a Turkish offensive into Syria must be opposed

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Turkish government sent Syrian refugees to Afrin

The Governorship of Istanbul announced on 22 July that the Syrian refugees not registered in the city would have to leave Istanbul in less than a month

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What Next in Afrin?

Over a year has passed since the might of NATO’s second largest military machine with its fighter jets overran what had one of the safest regions in a Syria gutted by years of civil war and bloodshed

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“Someone Else’s War – when your child joins the war against Isis”

I joined the YPJ in March of last year. I wanted to support the revolution and fight and join also the weaponised fight against the forces of fascism and the enemies of the revolution

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Syrian Democratic Forces: Statement to public opinion

We affirm that our war against Daesh terrorism will continue until full victory is achieved with the total elimination of its existence

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Siria. Il giovane italiano ucciso dall’Isis, «Lorenzo non è un caduto di serie b»

Il ricordo dei suoi compagni di lotta a Rojava. Tra una settimana, intanto, l’udienza per i cinque torinesi ex Ypg per cui Digos e Procura hanno chiesto la sorveglianza speciale

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Swiss MP says Turkey selling looted Syrian olive oil to fund militia

Swiss lawmaker Bernhard Guhl has informed authorities that Turkey could be exporting olive oil plundered in Syria in its military op there, but then being labelled as Turkish

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Turkish news site indicted for citing Armenian Genocide in Afrin report

A Turkish prosecutor has prepared an indictment against Necla Demir, the publisher of the Turkish news site Gazete Karınca

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WHY WON’T TURKEY TALK PEACE WITH THE KURDS?

Is there not something absurd (if not for the cost in human suffering) in Turkey’s ruling coalition’s deep seated venom for the social and cultural presence of this not-Turkish people?

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Afrin: The long list of Turkish crimes

A detailed report listed all crimes against humanity carried out in Afrin by Turkish state and its mercenary allies

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Si è aperto il Festival Internazionale del Cinema di Kobanê

l festival Internazionale del Cinema di Kobanê proporrá un’ottantina di film provenienti da tutto il mondo

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Turkey launches new aggression against Iraq and Syria

Turkish troops fired across the border on November 1, killing a six-year-old girl in the northern Syrian village of Til Findir

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Rojava – More Unprovoked Turkish Aggression

“Turkey’s attacks on the Kobani countryside and Tel Ebyid villages is considered as giving ISIS aid to organize it’s ranks…” said Hakki Kobani, for the SDF

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Rojava Revolution – From Sewage to Civil Society…

“The dream of the Middle Eastern uprisings, of the Syrian revolution, will perish if the Syrian people do not take up the cause of Democratic Autonomy and confederal revolution”

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DAY 256 – AFRIN UPDATE Who, is Listening?

October 2 was 256 days, 37 weeks “of violations…killing, and displacement” as well as the “seventh month of international silence on letting the murder, abuse, and looting be carried out in the Afrin area

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AFRIN OCCUPIED Turkey Condemned Again (and again)…

“Turkey must stop serious violations by allied groups and its own forces in Afrin…”  – Amnesty International

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Hand in Hand with the Women’s Revolution

Women of the Internationalist Commune of Rojava made a call for an international feminist delegation throughout Rojava

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