Click here to view or download the Full Map PDF file 1 On March 20, a Bani Qais tribal leader stated that ISIS had surrounded the Zaraa area, south … Continue reading
Well they will not actually be fighting these Swedes are being sent to train Peshmerga forces fighting #ISIS #daeshbags in #Iraq. – I.B. Up to 30 Swedish troops are likely … Continue reading
by JO MOIR The Government is keeping a tight lid on the identities of the soldiers being deployed to Iraq to ensure the safety of both them and their families from … Continue reading
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – More than 1,150 of the Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga have been killed in the war with ISIS and over 5,600 wounded, a Kurdish MP said in a … Continue reading
Kurds commit to Turkish peace process as PKK leader announces definitive end to ’40-year-long armed struggle’ with the state …………..Above the jubilant cheers of the hundreds of thousands of Kurds … Continue reading
We are fighting with one hand tied behind our backs, with light guns against tanks and armoured Humvees that Isis captured from the Iraqi army last year. Many of our soldiers do not even have basic equipment such as helmets, body armour, boots, night goggles and winter coats. The peshmerga will suffer more casualties unless, and until, we have a much greater capacity to defend and hold our positions.
Ivana Hoffmann a german Woman fighting with Peshmerga forces during clashes against #ISIS terrorists near the town of Tel Temir in #Hasakah province, northeastern #Syria. Ms. Hoffmann had been fighting … Continue reading
YPG forces have cleared the town of Til Berak of all remaining ISIS forces following nearly 24 hours of heavy fighting. The victory came the day after the YPG/YPJ liberated Til Hemis as part of a joint operation with Syriac units and local Arab militias.