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On the ground activities in western Kurdistan and Syria

People Protection Units (YPG) campaign Armed groups affiliated to Islamic State of Iraq and Sham & Al-nusra frontShame wall between Rojava and north KurdistanHundreds of people come back to their homes in RojavaCultural & educational activitiesDetailsPeople Protection Units (YPG) campaign Media center for the people protection unit, YPG, issued a statement about the bombing carried out by armed groups in...

PYD INFO 23 Oct 2013 NHITS1028 Field reports

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The number of victims from yesterdays suicide attack on one of YPGs checkpoints outside Tirbespîyê (al-Qahtaniye) has risen to six. Four of the vicitims were YPG members, while two belonged to TCH (Tevgera Cand u Huner), a culture association. The blast could be felt across Tirbespiye.

PYD INFO 20 Oct 2013 NHITS748 News feed

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Yesterday morning around 05.00 ISIL kidnapped 24 Kurdish civilians from the village Qetîne which is located 6 km south of Serê Kaniyê (Ras al-Ayn). Several homes were looted and burned to the ground. After several hours 20 hostages were released. Yûsif El-Nûrî, Hemê Ibrehîm, Ehmed Qedûr and Xalid Sadiq remain in captivity.Qetîne is a pre-dominantly Kurdish village.

PYD INFO 20 Oct 2013 NHITS660 News feed

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FLASH! Reports of suicide attack in Tirbespiyê (Qahtaniyeh). Minibus blows up YPG checkpoint killing 2 and injuring 5.

PYD INFO 20 Oct 2013 NHITS647 News feed

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According to fresh reports regime forces have killed 13 civilians in the predominately Kurdish village of Til Eran (Aleppo province). The Syrian air force began its indiscriminate bombing of the village after ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and Levant) fighters used it as a hideout. Of the 13 civilians that were killed, 7 belonged to the same family. The attack...

PYD INFO 19 Oct 2013 NHITS599 News feed

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Fighting continues across western Kurdistan (northern Syria) between the People’s Protection Units, YPG, and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, ISIL. Today heavy clashes took place outside the city of Efrîn (Afrin), in the village Qestel Cindo, where 13 ISIL fighters were killed. At the same time the ISIL shelled villages around Girê Spî (Til Ebyed), using heavy...

PYD INFO 18 Oct 2013 NHITS604 News feed

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Heavy clashes took place today between YPG and ISIS fighters in the area around the village of Til Elo in Girkê Legê. According to the latest reports 56 ISIS fighters were killed and one tank was seized by YPG. YPG reports that they have successfully pushed out the ISIS from the Til Elo area. 5 of their member lost their...

PYD INFO 16 Oct 2013 NHITS596 News feed

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PYD co-chair Salih Mislim attended a meeting i Qamislo today. Mislim spoke of the interim government project and the importance of Geneva 2. Salih Mislim also spoke on the loss of his son, stating that "My son gave his life protecting his people, he died for a noble cause".    

PYD INFO 16 Oct 2013 NHITS559 News feed

On the ground actitivities in western Kurdistan and Syria

Head Lines  People's Protection Units  Open Letter to the Parties of the Political Union  A Delegation of the Geneva Convention heading to West Kurdistan Condolence letters sent to the Family of Saleh Muslim , co-chair of the Democratic Union Party  Educational and Cultural Events. Details: People's Protection Units (P.P.U) :  Afrin:  Many mercenaries belonging to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have been killed...

PYD INFO 16 Oct 2013 NHITS637 Field reports

Son of PYD co-Chair killed in battle

Servan Mislim, YPG member and son of PYD co-chair Salih Mislim lost his life today while defending his land and his people against radical Islamist fighters in western Kurdistan (northern Syria). We extend our deepest condolences to his family and the Kurdish people.

PYD INFO 09 Oct 2013 NHITS653 News feed

30 kidnapped released

Armed groups belonging to the Free Syrian Army (FSA) which had kidnapped 300 Kurdish civilians in Aleppo, have released 30 of them. 270 remain in captivity.

PYD INFO 05 Oct 2013 NHITS618 News feed

Yekîtiya Star

As armed groups increasingly target women as a part of their warfare and as jihadist groups issue fatwas on kurdish women the feminist organization Yekîtiya Star organized a demonstration in the Qenat Siwîs neighborhood of Qamişlo to condemn so-called ‘honor crimes’.The members of Yekîtiya Star stated that women are vulnerable to aggression from armed groups and that they must fight...

PYD INFO 05 Oct 2013 NHITS704 News feed

Statement of the People’s Protection Units –YPG To the Indep…

To the Independent International Commission of Inquiry into Syrian affairs and the Human Rights Council, at the United Nations After reading the report of the International Independent Investigation Commission into the Syrian Arab Republic distributed on 16 August 2013, and after reviewing your report and its contents of allegations and accusations against the YPG we would like to bring to your...

PYD INFO 05 Oct 2013 NHITS1391 Press release

On the Ground Activities in western Kurdistan

People’s Protection Units, YPG, operations:Movement for Democratic Society Kurdish Centre for Strategic and research studiesEducational and Cultural activitiesDetails:People’s Protection Units, YPG, operations:News Center- Media office of People’s Protection Units (YPG)issued a statement to the public opinion, in which they stated that YPG has started a sweeping campaign in the village of Java and its surrounding farms in Sare Kanye, confirming...

PYD INFO 25 Sep 2013 NHITS699 Field reports

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In a large scale offensive in the village of Cefa outside Serê Kaniyê (Ras al Ayn) YPG attacked and destroyed 7 checkpoints belonging to the al Nusra Front and ISIS. The village has been completely liberated from the Al Qaida linked groups. At least 30 islamist fighters were killed in the operation. YPG also seized a large number of weapons...

PYD INFO 24 Sep 2013 NHITS748 News feed

Wednesday, 23 October 2013 15:05
People Protection Units (YPG) campaign
Armed groups affiliated to Islamic State of Iraq and Sham & Al-nusra front
Shame wall between Rojava and north Kurdistan
Hundreds of people come back to their homes in Rojava
Cultural & educational activities

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People Protection Units (YPG) campaign
Media center for the people protection unit, YPG, issued a statement about the bombing carried out by armed groups in Demhat martyr camp outside Tirbespîyê. Two YPG members lost their life, together with two members of a cultural association, one civilian from northern Kurdistan (southeast Turkey) and one civilian from west Kurdistan (northern Syria).
The statement assured that YPG are capable to push back all attempts of aggression against our people and that they will prevail.
The statement added that this was a desperate attempt since the radical islamist groups experienced heavy losses during the Eid celebration.
“We emphasize again that we are able to break down all these attempts which are targeting our people and we are going towards victory” the statement concluded.
Armed groups affiliated to Islamic State of Iraq and Sham & Al-nusra front
Sere Kanye (Ras al Ayn) – The ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Sham) and the Al-nusra front attacked Alqutaina village and kidnapped 24 civilians, brutally tortured them, stole and vandalized property of the people in the village on Saturday.
Efrin (Afrin) – YPG killed 11 ISIS members in Qastal Jindo village and 2 others around Mariamin village.
Gere Spi (Til Ebyed) – 2 ISIS members were killed in clashes around Avdiko village. Meanwhile, the mercenary groups shelled Girê spî with heavy artillery.
Shame wall between western Kurdistan (northern Syria) and north Kurdistan (Southeast Turkey)
Qamishlo – Condemning the shame wall between Rojava and north Kurdistan which is getting built by AKP Turkish government, thousands of Kurds from Qamishlo and Nusaibin city have walked down toward the boarder. They have assured that they don’t approve of the wall and the Kurdish people will never be seperated. While the Kurdish people were walking towards the boarder in Nusaibin city, the Turkish police confronted them be teargas and water cannons to disperse them.
Hundreds of people come back to their home in Rojava
Efrin (Afrin) – In the recent days, hundreds of people have come back from Turkey to the Efrin region due to dire living conditions.
It is noteworthy that they mentioned that they were blackmailed by Turkish army guards and smugglers together. Turkish guards refused to let them through the border and smugglers were asking them for money to let them cross.
Cultural & educational activities
Gerke Lage – The civil society movement held its first establishing meeting in Gerke Lage and Rumilan.
The movement consisted of: Teachers union, SZK (Kurdish Language Institution), contractor union, health council, real estate dealers, and shops owners. The meeting ended with the election of three persons to coordinate their activities.
Tirbespîyê (al Qahtaniye) - SZK held a meeting with regards to enter the Kurdish language into the preparatory and secondary school curriculum.
The art and education institution organized a seminar about education, specifically woman’s right to education. Dozens of women attended the seminar.
 
Sunday, 20 October 2013 15:52

The number of victims from yesterdays suicide attack on one of YPGs checkpoints outside Tirbespîyê (al-Qahtaniye) has risen to six. Four of the vicitims were YPG members, while two belonged to TCH (Tevgera Cand u Huner), a culture association. The blast could be felt across Tirbespiye.

 
Sunday, 20 October 2013 15:51

Yesterday morning around 05.00 ISIL kidnapped 24 Kurdish civilians from the village Qetîne which is located 6 km south of Serê Kaniyê (Ras al-Ayn). Several homes were looted and burned to the ground. After several hours 20 hostages were released. Yûsif El-Nûrî, Hemê Ibrehîm, Ehmed Qedûr and Xalid Sadiq remain in captivity.

Qetîne is a pre-dominantly Kurdish village.

 
Sunday, 20 October 2013 15:51

FLASH! Reports of suicide attack in Tirbespiyê (Qahtaniyeh). Minibus blows up YPG checkpoint killing 2 and injuring 5.

 
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