U.S. Marines deployed in Syria, Kurds say

Editorial Staff
http://ift.tt/eA8V8J

QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish coalition says the U.S. has landed infantry behind Islamic State lines to spearhead an assault on the town of Tabqa. The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces SDF say the U.S. has airlifted several Marines and SDF fighters by helicopter into Islamic State-held territory, capturing four villages, and cutting the […]

The post U.S. Marines deployed in Syria, Kurds say appeared first on Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News.

source: Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News

Read more

Advertisements

Turkish airstrike in Syrian Kurdistan kills 9 civilians, Kurds say

Editorial Staff
http://ift.tt/eA8V8J

GIRE SPI, Syrian Kurdistan,— Turkish forces have killed at least nine civilians in Syrian Kurdistan as Ankara expands its military intervention in Syria. Eyewitnesses told the independent Syrian ARA News agency on Wednesday that six children and three women lost their lives in a Turkish bombing of the Kurdish-populated town of Kahila. They said the airstrike hit […]

The post Turkish airstrike in Syrian Kurdistan kills 9 civilians, Kurds say appeared first on Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News.

source: Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News

Read more

Turkish warplanes bomb Kurdish-led Syrian forces bases, Kurds say

Editorial Staff
http://ift.tt/eA8V8J

BEIRUT,— Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria say Turkish airstrikes have hit their bases near Jarablus, a town seized by Turkey-backed rebels earlier this week. Turkish warplanes struck civilian homes and positions held by a group allied to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) alliance in a village south of Jarablus on Saturday, the group said in […]

The post Turkish warplanes bomb Kurdish-led Syrian forces bases, Kurds say appeared first on Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News.

source: Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News

Read more

More Turkish tanks enter northern Syria, Kurds say

Editorial Staff
http://ift.tt/eA8V8J

KARKAMIS, Turkey,— At least nine more Turkish tanks entered northern Syria on Thursday as part of an operation aimed at driving Islamic State out of the border area around Jarablus and stopping Kurdish militia fighters from seizing territory, Reuters witnesses said. A senior Turkish official said there were now more than 20 Turkish tanks inside […]

The post More Turkish tanks enter northern Syria, Kurds say appeared first on Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News.

source: Kurd Net – Ekurd.net Daily News

Read more