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Afrin

A city and a region of the same name, located in northern Syria. Mostly inhabited by Kurds. Until the beginning of the Operation “Olive Branch” 323,000 people lived there (according to UN data)

25 June 2018
Asia, Syria

Assad’s strange declarations

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has once again announced that he is considering starting negotiations on the future of Syria with the Syrian Democratic Forces. Kurdish politicians say that they have not received any proposals.
Paweł Pieniążek
11 May 2018
Asia, Syria

The oil in Syria means conflict

The former ISIS territories become a field of another fights
Paweł Pieniążek
25 April 2018
Asia, Syria

ISIS does not give up fighting

The jihadists still resist despite so many world leaders’ declarations that ISIS is over.
Paweł Pieniążek
17 April 2018
Asia, Syria

I had to leave my home once again

Rodi was running away from war to Afrin four years ago.
Paweł Pieniążek
10 April 2018
Asia, Syria

Confusion about Manbij

Turkey is making threats that it will attack other cities controlled by Kurdish militias. After Turkish forces had taken , Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoǧan repeated that this is not the end of the military offensive in northern Syria. is about to be the first aim. Erdoǧan also mentioned other Syrian cities controlled by the […]
Paweł Pieniążek
13 March 2018
Asia, Syria

The escape from Afrin

Dozens of injured people are brought to the hospital in Afrin every day.
Paweł Pieniążek
10 March 2018
Asia, Syria

Afrin descends to basements

Turkish troops and its supporting militias are getting closer to the city.
Paweł Pieniążek
26 February 2018
Asia, Syria

Eastern Ghouta is a “hell on Earth”

520 people have died in eastern Ghouta since February 18th. It was the aftermath of the regime’s air raids on this territory controlled by the anti-government forces. Ghouta is located 15 kilometers west of Damascus, the country’s capital, and inhabited by almost 400,000 people. The Syrian army has continued the siege of this area since […]
Paweł Pieniążek
19 February 2018
Asia, Syria

“It is hard to live without our leader”

Large number of portraits ripple over the crowd. They are on banners, flags and posters. They all show the same person, the same face – an elderly man and he has full moustache. Sometimes he is serious, sometimes smiling or thoughtful. His image is also on T-shirts, car windows stickers, and even on uniforms’ badges […]
Paweł Pieniążek
13 February 2018
Asia, Syria

Where are the ISIS fighters?

About 40,000 people from around the world came to Syria and Iraq a few years ago with guns in their hands to support the making of a self-proclaimed caliphate. Nowadays the fate of most of them is unknown.
Paweł Pieniążek