The clashes between YPG and IS are still taking in Abo Shakhat area in southwest of Ras al- Ayn. Other clashes took place between the regime forces against IS in southwest of the city of al- Hasakah, where the regime forces could seize the two villages of Shamiyyi and al- Shebli as well as Sraq Hills in west of the city of al- Hasakah after violent clashes days ago. Read more
Gang groups under the guidance of Turkey have surrounded Sheikh Maqsoud (?êxmeqsud) neighborhood of Aleppo city of West Kurdistan, Rojava, and started random attacks, in response to which YPG (People’s Defence Units) forces have immediately returned fire.
The gang groups Al-Nusra and Ahrar Al-Sham, which are being openly supported by Turkish state, and Sultan Murad Battalions which is made up of Turkish gangs have surrounded the YPG-controlled Shêxmexqsud neighborhood of Aleppo in the morning hours.
YPG Press Office said in a written statement that the Commander Rubar Qamishlo Operation which was launched 21 days ago to liberate the rural areas and the villages in the western parts of Cizîrê Canton of Rojava continues with success.
YPG said the Assyrian villages located in the area between Mount Kezwan, Alya triangle and banks of Xabur River have been cleansed of gang groups, while the advance of the YPG/YPJ forces continues in the wake of the finalized first stage of the operation. Read more
Those who have seen the film ‘Beritan’ will recognise Rubar Beyar. Rubar played a guerrilla commander in the film. It’s the only film he’s appeared in and it was not a difficult role for him as in a way he was playing his own life….
Rubar Beyar is the son of Farise Inis from Qamislo. Farise Inis was one of Abdullah Öcalan’s first friends and comrades in Rojava. After meeting Öcalan he devoted his life to the Kurdish cause before dying two years ago.
His son Rubar joined the PKK and spent 20 years in the mountains as a guerrilla. After the Rojava Revolution began he returned to Qamishlo, to the town where he had grown up. He was now known as Fermandar, or commander Rubar Qamishlo.
The YPG Press Office has said in a written statement that 6 more villages have been liberated in the scope of the operations in Kobanê and Cizîrê cantons of Rojava, while the Commander Rubar Qamislo Operation launched to cleanse the rural areas and the villages in the western parts of Cizîrê is continuing in its 19th day. Read more
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: The clashes continue in the countryside of Ras al- Ayn (Sari Kanyeh) and renew in the countryside of the city of al- Hasakah
YPG Press Office has said in a written statement that the Commander Rubar Qamishlo Operation, launched in the western side of Cizîre canton of Rojava to liberate the villages in that region, is successfully continuing in its 17th day. YPG reported that the villages of Wedahiyê, Xircir and Tuwecil have been cleansed of ISIS gangs in the scope of the operation in the last 24 hours.
YPG Press Office has reported that 15 villages have been liberated in the last 24 hours within the scope of “Operation Commander Rubar Qamishlo”, adding that the operation continues successfully in its 16th day.
YPG Press Office has issued a statement regarding the operations and clashes in Cizîre and Kobanê cantons of Rojava. Read more
A member of the House of Lords, Lord Hylton, spoke at a press conference yesterday after a two-day visit to the Cizîr Canton of Rojava, where he held a series of meetings, saying the system of democratic autonomy is the most successful system to resolve the problems of the peoples of the Middle East.
Lord Hylton was speaking yesterday after a 2-day visit to the Cizîr Canton of Rojava, where he met the Canton administration, political parties and the Diplomatic Relations Bureau, after which he visited the Canton Co-presidents in Rimelan. Read more
A military campaign, Operation Commander Rubar Qamishlo that was initiated on May 6 with the objective of liberating the western rural areas of Canton Cizîre from ISIS threats, endures in its 14th day achieving significant successes, reported YPG Media Center in a written statement today.
The statement said that YPG/YPJ (People’s/Women’s Defense Units ) inflicted severe blows on ISIS groups after encircling them last night. Fierce clashes took place as Defense Units advanced from two northern sides of the Mount Evdilezîz. Read more