Coalition official: No imminent danger to Tabqa Dam, ISIS losing more ground in Raqqa

Coalition official: No imminent danger to Tabqa Dam, ISIS losing more ground in Raqqa

ARA News A spokesperson for the US-led coalition told ARA News on Tuesday that there is no imminent threat to the Tabqa Dam near Raqqa. …

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Kurdish party complains about media embargo in Turkey

Kurdish party complains about media embargo in Turkey

ARA News The pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP) has complained that there is a media embargo on the party by the Turkish …

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ISIS jihadis’ families escape Raqqa

ISIS jihadis’ families escape Raqqa

ARA News As the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) continue their push into the Islamic State's (ISIS) de facto capital of …

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Supporting Syrian refugees not only an act ‘of generosity’ but also of ‘enlightened self-interest’: UN chief

Supporting Syrian refugees not only an act ‘of generosity’ but also of ‘enlightened self-interest’: UN chief

Geneva (UN) – Visiting the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan that is hosting about 80,000 Syrian refugees, the United Nations chief urged …

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Top US general promises investigation into civilian deaths in Western Mosul

Top US general promises investigation into civilian deaths in Western Mosul

ARA News Gen. Joseph Votel of the U.S. Central Command on Monday promised an investigation into civilian deaths in Western Mosul by …

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Human Rights Watch calls on Syrian Kurds and KRG to release political prisoners

Human Rights Watch calls on Syrian Kurds and KRG to release political prisoners

ARA News The Human Rights Watch (HRW) in a statement to ARA News called on both the Kurdish PYD-led and KDP-led administrations in Iraq and Syria to release prisoners that were arrested after …

A Kurdish-Russian deal against Turkey!

A Kurdish-Russian deal against Turkey!

ARA News Lieutenant General Sergei Rudskoy, Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the Russian General Staff, has confirmed a deal between Russia, the Syrian government and the Kurds in …

Yezidis call on Kurdish parties to fight ISIS, not each other

Yezidis call on Kurdish parties to fight ISIS, not each other

ARA News Heavy clashes broke out between Kurdish forces on Friday morning after 500 Syrian Kurdish Rojava Peshmergas entered the Yezidi town of Khanasor, which is dominated by the PKK-affiliated …

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