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Barzani Names Abu Layla a Courageous Man of Kobani

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Masoud Barzani, president of the Kurdistan Region, has sent condolences to the family of Abu Layla, an outstanding Kurdish commander who died from injuries sustained from an Islamic State (ISIS) ISIS sniper bullet in Rojava earlier this month. “On a phone call with Yousif Abdul Aziz, a brother of martyred …

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Partial No-Fly Zone Included in US-Turkey Consensus

Turkey do not want the Kurdish forces to enter the Jarablus area.

A recent joint action consensus between Turkey and the United States, which includes the use of the İncirlik Airbase in southern Turkey in fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) jihadists, also covers a partial no-fly zone over the Turkey-Syria border, according to sources. The 90-kilometer …

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Kurdistan Presidency: Liberation of Gire Spi is Great News

Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) fighters gather at the eastern entrance to the town of Gire Spi of Raqqa governorate (Reuters)

  The Kurdistan Regional Presidency issued a statement Monday congratulating the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) fighters for liberating the ethnically Kurdish Syrian town of Gire Spi (Tal Abyad) from ISIS. “Thank you YPG fighters and other forces who took part in the liberation process for Gire Spi,” said the presidency …

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