Tag archive for ‘YBS’
By Admin On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Iraq: Shiite militias launch operation in southern Shingal

Iraqi soldiers and militiamen of the so called Popular Mobilization Units have announced the launch of an offensive aimed at retaking the south of the northern Iraqi Shingal region. On Friday morning, Shiite-led More...

By Admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Clashes between Ezidi YBŞ and Peshmerga in Shingal

YBŞ fighters in Shingal On Friday morning, clashes erupted in the northern Iraqi Shingal region between PKK-backed Ezidi fighters of the YBŞ and Peshmerga forces close to the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP). More...

By Admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
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YBŞ forces announce their participation in Mosul offensive

YBŞ fighters in Shingal region: an estimated number of 2,000 local Ezidis have taken up arms Shingal’s Resistance Units (YBŞ) have announced their participation in the upcoming offensive for the liberation More...

By Admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Yezidis join Shingal´s Resistance Forces (YBS)

New volunteers join Shingal´s Resistance Forces (YBS). January 14, 2016 Shingal – Around 25 more Yezidis joined Shingal´s Resistance Forces (YBS) today after completing their military training. On Mount More...

By Admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015
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Barzani: “Only the Peshmerga have liberated Shingal, no other force has been involved”

Fighters of the PKK and Yezidi YBS during the Shingal offensive (Nov. 13 /ANF) Shingal – The political power struggle between the Kurdish parties KDP (Kurdistan Democratic Party) and the PKK (Kurdistan Workers´ More...

By Admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015
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Shingal liberation: Overview of yesterday´s operation results

22:50 pm – The leadership of Shingal´s Protection Force (HPS) has released a press release on today´s events. It states that hundreds of HPS fighters started the offensive on Thursday at 7 in the morning alongside More...

By Admin On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Independent Yezidi units join Shingal alliance

Fighters of Shingal´s Protection Force (HPS) on the frontline Shingal – Independent Yezidi units have announced their participation in the recently founded Shingal alliance. The unit of Kasim Shivan which More...

By Admin On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Power struggle for Shingal – Shamo: “PKK is an occupation force”

Sheikh Shamo   Duhok – The conflict that has been smoldering for months between the Kurdistan Democratic Party (kurd. PDK) and the Kurdistan Workers´ Party (kurd. PKK) over the disputed region Shingal More...

By Admin On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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YBS rejects KDP accusations

Shingal region –  The leadership of Shingal´s Resistance Forces (YBS), an Ezidi militia initiated by the People´s Protection Units (YPG) has issued a statement and rejected allegations by security forces More...

By Admin On Sunday, February 1st, 2015
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ISIS human trafficker arrested by Ezidi fighters

The Ezidi Resistance Unit of Shingal YBS has managed to arrest an ISIS human trafficker who was responsible for the trade of abducted Ezidi women. The Kurdish Muslim from Shingal region who, by his own account More...