Youssef Sheikho

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Turkey continues to support armed Islamist groups in their campaign against Kurdish militias along Syria’s northern front. Yet the growing body count...
Monday, September 23, 2013
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The number of foreigners flocking to fight in Syria is on the decline, and with it, the extent of areas under al-Qaeda’s control in the embattled...
Friday, September 13, 2013
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Qamishli – Amidst the escalation in fighting between Islamist extremists and Kurds on more than one front, the Kurdish National Council in Syria...
Thursday, August 22, 2013
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Tension returns to the already unstable relationship between the Free Syrian Army (FSA) and the Kurdish Popular Protection Units in the countryside...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
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In northeastern Syria, Kurdish militias battle with both regime and opposition forces outside the Kurdish city of Qamishli.
Friday, April 19, 2013
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The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria is no stranger to negotiations with the Syrian regime, having engaged in talks with both Hafez al-Assad and Bashar....
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
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Qamishli – Several days ago, the Popular Protection Units (YPG), a Kurdish militia in Syria, declared that it had seized three cities with adjoining...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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