The Silence of the Israelis on ISIS

The Silence of the Israelis on ISIS

A Kurdish fighter seems to be wounded/file photo A curious silence in the U.S.-led battle against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is coming from Israel, which has advocated the overthrow of Iran’s ally in Syria, President Bashar al-Assad, but has
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Finally Peshmerga enter Kobane as region’s Kurds strengthen ties

Finally Peshmerga enter Kobane as region’s Kurds strengthen ties

Peshmerga fighters are seen in Arbil, Kurdistan Region before heading to the Syrian Kurdishtown of Kobane on October 28 (AA) By: Sofia Barbarani and Michael Stephens Following a number of delays, the plan to deploy Iraqi Kurdish military forces (Peshmerga) to the
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Kurdish Women on Front Lines in Syria, Iraq Against IS

Kurdish Women on Front Lines in Syria, Iraq Against IS

SURUC, Turkey —By ELENA BECATOROS and BASSEM MROUE Associated Press Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by
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Canadian Kurdish Activists: Kurds in Syria Facing Humanitarian Disaster

Canadian Kurdish Activists: Kurds in Syria Facing Humanitarian Disaster

Kurdish Women in Kobani flashing victory signs in support of the city’s defenders/ file photo Press Release–Holy War: Kurds in Syria Facing Humanitarian Disaster Kurds Seek Urgent Help to End Humanitarian Disaster in the Kurdish city of Kobani, Syria On this day
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Canadian-Kurds Plan New Protest against Islamic Extremist’s inhuman Onslaught in Kobani

Canadian-Kurds Plan New Protest against Islamic Extremist’s inhuman Onslaught in Kobani

Kurdish Activists residing in the Metro-Vancouver area in the Canadian Province of British Columbia (BC) have organized a protest and are calling upon the Kurds, their friends, and the people who value human rights to stand in solidarity with the brave Kurdish
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US airdrops arms to Kurds in Syrian town of Kobani

US airdrops arms to Kurds in Syrian town of Kobani

By ROBERT BURNS WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military said Sunday it had airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of Kobani against Islamic State militants. The airdrops Sunday were the first of their kind and
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Down To the Last Kurd

Down To the Last Kurd

All the actors in the “Islamic State” drama are waiting to see what happens to the Kurds. By: Dr. Mordechai Kedar The battle over the Kurdish city of Kobane in northern Syria has become a point of convergence for all the forces
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Woman Leads Kurdish Forces In Halting ISIS’  Advance On Kobani

Woman Leads Kurdish Forces In Halting ISIS’ Advance On Kobani

Reports: The secular and left-leaning Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) group has been defending Kobani, on the border with Turkey. MURSITPINAR: Activists said that Kurdish fighters have been able to halt the advance of the ISIS extremist group in the Syrian border
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Kurds Repel Jihadist Attack on Kobani Town in Syria

Kurds Repel Jihadist Attack on Kobani Town in Syria

By BASSEM MROUE Associated Press Kurdish forces defending a Syrian town near the Turkish border clashed with the Islamic State group on Monday after repelling a wide-ranging militant assault the day before in battles that left dozens dead on both sides. While
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Canadian-Kurds Protest Islamic Extremist’s Onslaught in Kobani

Canadian-Kurds Protest Islamic Extremist’s Onslaught in Kobani

Kurds protest in Vancouver Canada, Oct.5, 2014(photo ikjnews.com) Hundreds of Kurds residing in the Metro-Vancouver area of the Canadian Province, British Columbia (BC,) took to the streets of the city’s downtown area on Sunday, October 5th, and stood in solidarity with their
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