Rojava writer uses ‘soft power’ to get his voice heard

10 ay önce

“Words are powerful,” Jan Dost recently told Kurdistan 24, adding that he tries to tell the world the roots of the Kurdish people and history through his writing. Famed writer Jan Dost, much like the Syrian Kurdish city where he’s from, Kobani, has suffered a lot. Channeling that suffering, he uses his soft power to […]

Top US, Rojava officials meet following ISIS attack

10 ay önce

US Acting Special Envoy to Syria John Godfrey and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Ethan Goldrich had a virtual meeting with northeast Syria’s (Rojava) military and political leadership on Friday, days after Kurdish forces announced victory over a major attack by the Islamic State (ISIS). “A/SE Godfrey and DAS Goldrich met virtually with SDF and […]

SDF Commander: Let’s prosecute ISIS together

10 ay önce

SDF General Command Member Newroz Ehmed, who stated that they launched an operation against “sleeper cells” after the ISIS attack in Hesekê, called for the establishment of an international court for ISIS members. The Internal Security Forces and the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) launched an operation after the ISIS attack on the Sinaa Prison in […]