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Operation “Olive Branch”

On January 20th, the region of Afrin was attacked by the Turkish army and its supporting militias. The operation is called “Olive Branch” On the one hand, this is a reference to a symbol of peace, on the other – to the olive trees cultivation, which Afrin is famous for. The purpose of the attack is to create a 30-kilometer-long security zone. So far the Turkish army has managed to occupy an area of about five kilometers in Syria. As a result of the ongoing fights and air strikes, at least 2.436 people were killed, including 296 civilians.

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 June 2018
Asia, Syria

What does Turkey want to achieve in Manbij?

Contrary to previous Turkish announcements, Manbij future is uncertain.
Paweł Pieniążek
1 June 2018
Asia, Syria

The Battle of Damascus is finally over

The war had started seven years ago, and the Syrian government finally managed to gain control over the territories near the capital of the country. ISIS has recently been defeated in Yarmouk.
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