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Al-Hasakah: YPG tries to surround city

KURDWATCH, July 18, 2015—On July 15, 2015, the Democratic Union Party’s (PYD) People’s Defense Units (YPG) were able to expel Islamic State (IS) fighters from several villages south of the city of al‑Hasakah, including from Abyad, three kilometers away. The YPG is thus in control of the territories to the north, east, and south of al‑Hasakah. The YPG is currently trying to bring the territories west of the city under its control as well. The IS continues to control several districts of al‑Hasakah.


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