Category Archives: Syria

Syria: United Freedom Forces (BÖG) Commander Ulaş Bayraktaroğlu martyred during the operation to liberate Raqqa

(via ANF News) BÖG Chief Commander martyred in Raqqa operation 10.05.17: Revolutionary Communars Party/United Freedom Forces (BÖG) Chief Commander Ulaş Bayraktaroğlu lost his life in a clash with ISIS during the Raqqa operation. Bayraktaroğlu had been arrested during the Gezi … Continue reading

Posted in International Freedom Battalion, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), Islamic State, Mehmet Yoldaş, Middle East, Raqqa, Revolutionary Communars Party, Rojava, Syria, Turkey, Ulaş Bayraktaroğlu, United Freedom Forces (BÖG)

New anarchist guerrilla force, the International Revolutionary People’s Guerrilla Forces, formed in Rojava

Announcement of the Creation of the IRPGF and Membership in the IFB Today, the revolution is under attack. Like the Paris Commune and at so many other points in history, the revolutionary forces face the leviathan of capitalist hegemony which … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascist International Tabur (AIT), International Freedom Battalion, International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces (IRPGF), International Solidarity, PKK, Rojava, Syria, YPG, YPJ

Rojava: Water and electricity cuts in Kobane due to Turkey cutting Firat river supply

The water and electricity cuts continue on its 4th day in Kobane. The Firat river’s water supply is so low that the base of the river, at least 3 kilometres in width is visible. The canton has announced that the … Continue reading

Posted in Bakur, Kobane, Kurdish Struggle, Kurdistan, Rojava, State Terrorism, Syria, Turkey

Rojava: No Pasaran! ISIS attack on International Freedom Battalion base foiled

No Pasaran! ISIS attack on our base foiled 20.12.2016 Using the cover of rain and darkness that affects our equipment ISIS managed to approach our position. They attacked with Kalashnikovs, Bixie heavy machine guns and biswing RPG’s, and even got … Continue reading

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Rojava: New international battalion formed – Antifascist Internationalist Tabur!

From Rojava to the world. Today a group of fellow anti-fascists, internationalists, anarchists, communists, socialists and libertarians appeals to support the revolution of Rojava and so joining struggle of the oppressed. We come from the shadow of the western capitalist … Continue reading

Posted in Antifa, Antifascism, Antifascist Internationalist Tabur, International Solidarity, Ivana Hoffman, Kurdish Struggle, Rojava, Syria | Leave a comment

Rest In Power anarchist comrade Michael Israel, killed fighting ‘Islamic State’ fascists in Rojava

**UPDATE** via Kurdish Question People’s Protection Units (YPG) volunteers, American Michael Israel (27) from Colorado and German Anton Neshek (Zana Ciwan), were killed by Turkish warplanes on 29 November according to another international volunteer fighting alongside the pair against the Islamic State group (IS/ISIS/ISIL), … Continue reading

Posted in Antifascism, Islamic State, Kurdistan, Michael Israel, Rojava, Syria, YPG, YPJ | 10 Comments

USA: Salute to anarchist YPG fighter Jordan MacTaggart from NYC anarchists

When anarchism was born, it was born as a borderless struggle and as a struggle for a free world. From its inception as a political theory its proponents moved across territories to engage in the struggle, connected with comrades, and … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchists of New York, Ciwan Firat, International Solidarity, Jordan MacTaggart, Manbij, New York City, Rojava, Syria, USA, YPG | 4 Comments