Stay informed with our    e-mail newsletter
Your e-mail adress

Tall Abyad: Fighting between YPG and IS

KURDWATCH, September 4, 2015—On August 31, 2015 armed conflicts broke out thirty‑five kilometers south of Tall Abyad (Girê Sipî) between fighters for the Democratic Union Party’s (PYD) People’s Defense Units (YPG) and the Islamic State (IS). IS fighters attacked YPG positions in the village of Fatisa, ten kilometers east of ʿAin ʿIsa, but were unable to capture the village. According to information provided by the YPG, two IS fighters were killed.  


www.kurdwatch.org -  © 2009 - 2015 [ E-Mail: info@kurdwatch.org ]