Commando operation kills 30+ Turkish military personnel

The People’s Defense Forces have claimed responsibility for the bombing of the natural gas line supplying Turkey with Iranian gas near the "Gurbulak" border crossing, and said that the fighter Sama Koçer carried out a commando operation, which killed more than 30 Turkish soldiers and destroyed 5 military armored vehicles.

25 Turkish soldiers killed in operations of YJA Star and HPG

Twenty-five Turkish soldiers were killed in operations carried out by the People’s Defense Forces (HPG) and the Free Women Units - Star (YJA Star) in the Bazid district of Agir state in Bakur (northern Kurdistan).

​​​​​​​Committee of intellectuals to discuss Kurdish issue

A group of 13 volunteers of Kurdish writers and intellectuals, not including any woman, announced an interim committee to prepare for a general meeting of intellectuals in Rojava, with the aim of putting forward ideas, opinions and proposals for appropriate solutions to controversial Kurdish issues.

KNK opens its first office in northeastern Syria

Today, KNK’s Administrative Committee opened its first office within Rojava since its foundation in 1999, in the city of Qamishlo in the north and east of Syria, in the presence of a group of politicians and national figures, representatives of clans and leaders of the region.

New statement from Asrın Law Office about Imrali fire

According to media reports, a fire has broken out on the prison island of Imrali. Abdullah Öcalan's defense team demands immediate access to the island and states that the report is to be taken seriously given the isolation of her client.