Tag archive for ‘YPG’
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...

By Admin On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

51 Ezidis released in prisoner exchange with IS

Sinune – Units of the Kurdish YPG and PKK negotiated yesterday the release of 51 Ezidis from Raqqa as part of a prisoner exchange with the terrorist militia Islamic State. Among those released are 10 women More...

By Admin On Friday, March 4th, 2016

YPG forces rescue 31 women and children held by IS in Syria

According to confirmed reports, forces of the Kurdish People´s Protection Units (YPG/YPJ) launched today an operation together with Ezidi YBS fighters to free hostages held by Islamic State terrorists in Syria. More...

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 Saturday, October 31st, 2015

Yezidi forces form alliance against IS

Shingal alliance: Yezidi forces will fight against the IS under a newly formed umbrella organization Shingal – The supreme commanders of the Yezidi resistance forces have held a joint press conference after 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...

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 Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Clashes intensify in Shingal: Dozens of ISIS terrorists killed

In Shingal, where a large part of the region is still under ISIS control, clashes between resistance units and ISIS terrorists have been intensifying in recent days, resulting in the killing of dozens of ISIS More...

By Admin On Friday, April 10th, 2015

Clashes in Shingal: 4 ISIS terrorists killed by HPS

Fighters of Shingal´s Protection Force HPS reportedly clashed with ISIS elements near Mihrikhan, a small town in HPS fighters in Shingal the southeast of Shingal mountains, killing four terrorists and wounding six More...

By Admin On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

HPS unit storms ISIS position in Shingal

Fighters of Shingal´s Protection Force HPS attacked yesterday a position of the terrorist militia ISIS in the south of Shingal region. The terrorists had entrenched themselves in Iraq´s second biggest cement factory More...