Several groups are holding a vigil to commemorate those killed in the ISIS suicide bombing of Kobanê. See https://www.facebook.com/events/1658133837739487/ for more details.
Kurdish fighters from the YPG and YPJ have liberated 15 villages from ISIS and opened up an important connection between the cantons of Kobane and Cizîrê in the autonomous Kurdish region of Rojava. Tel Abyad, called Girê Spî in Kurdish, has also been taken by the YPG/YPJ. Tel Abyad was … Continue reading
Silan Ozcelik is on trial for ‘terrorism’ for allegedly trying to make her way to support the Kurds defending Rojava from ISIS. She is currently on remand in Holloway Prison. Today a preliminary hearing in her case was held at the Old Bailey. 18 year old Silan appeared by video … Continue reading