Popular Front: Assassinations in Afrin

I spoke with Jake Hanrahan of Popular Front about the anti-TFSA/TAF insurgency conducted by the YPG and likely front groups in Aleppo’s Afrin district. The chat touched on conditions in Afrin following the Turkish invasion, as well as the security situation across Turkish-controlled Syria…

Jaysh Usud al-Sharqiya: Exiles of the Euphrates

originally published on bellingcat.com From eastern Aleppo to Raqqa to Mosul, the Islamic State (IS) appears to be losing ground on all sides in recent months. The same pattern holds true in southeastern Syria, a region that stretches from the Jordanian border to the city of Palmyra to the Euphrates river and only rarely featuresContinue reading “Jaysh Usud al-Sharqiya: Exiles of the Euphrates”