• More than 375.000 migrants in Tabqa facing harsh conditions

    More than 375.000 migrants in Tabqa facing harsh conditions

    According to the Migrants Bureau under the Tabqa Civil Council, there are 125.000 migrants in Tabqa city center (23.000 families) and 250.000 more in villages (50.000 families). Most of the migrants are from Aleppo’s Meskenê region, Dêir ez-Zor and Raqqa, […]

     
  • Detained French journalist’s lawyer: French government should act

    Detained French journalist’s lawyer: French government should act

    French journalist Loup Bureau crossed into Şırnak from Southern Kurdistan on July 26, and was detained for having photographs of YPG fighters on his person. Loup Bureau’s lawyer in France, Martin Pradel, stated that lawyers and civilian society in Turkey […]

     
  • Iranian regime forces kill yet another kolber

    Iranian regime forces kill yet another kolber

    The Iranian regime has recently increased its attacks on Kolbers (workers who carry weight on their backs for a daily stipend), and targeted them this time in Shîno city of Urmia province. According to Eastern Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the […]

     
  • A night of torture for family in Şemdinli’s Şapatan village

    A night of torture for family in Şemdinli’s Şapatan village

    New details are emerging in the mass torture incident where Turkish special operations police and soldiers tortured some 100 villagers in the Şapatan (Altınsu) village in Şemdinli, Hakkari. Necmettin Korkmaz, his wife and 6-year-old daughter were subjected to torture in […]

     
  • YPG: The Turkish army’s invasion attempts frustrated

    YPG: The Turkish army’s invasion attempts frustrated

    People’s Defense Units (YPG) Press Office has released a written statement detailing the ongoing attacks and violations by the Turkish army and allied gangs on Rojava for the last 7 days. Referring to the attacks on Efrîn Canton, the statement […]

     
  • Erdoğan still procures weapons from Germany

    Erdoğan still procures weapons from Germany

    In just the first 4 months of 2017, the Turkish army has bought 5.600.000 Euros worth of weapons and ammunition from German arms companies. According to Germany’s laws, weapons manufacturers have to get approval from the government to sell weapons […]

     
  • AKP MP admits: The opposition in Europe is in our crosshairs

    AKP MP admits: The opposition in Europe is in our crosshairs

    The ANF has obtained footage of a speech given by AKP Istanbul MP Metin Külünk where Külünk talks about how the opposition in Europe are under close surveillance and are targeted by the state. AKP Istanbul MP Metin Külünk gave […]