Tag archive for ‘YBS’
By Admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

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...

YBŞ forces in Shingal region
By Admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

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...

New fighters of Shingal´s Resistance Force (YBS). January 14, 2016
By Admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2016

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...

Fighters of the PKK and Yezidi YBS during the Shingal offensive (Nov. 13 /ANF)
By Admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015

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

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...

Fighters of Shingal´s Protection Unit (HPS) on the frontline
By Admin On Saturday, October 31st, 2015

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

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...

YBS fighters at a YPG checkpoint
By Admin On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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

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...

By Admin On Thursday, December 18th, 2014

First Peshmerga units reach Ezidi resistance fighters in Shingal

First units of the Peshmerga have reached Ezidi resistance fighters in Shingal as part of large-scale offensive aimed at liberating Shingal region from ISIS terrorists. On Thursday evening, first Peshmerga units More...