Day: January 9, 2019

Syrian Kurds capture German, seven other foreign ‘Islamic State’ fighters

Representatives from the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which is part of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) battling “Islamic State” (IS) in Syria, announced Wednesday that they had captured eight foreign nationals fighting among IS’s ranks.  SDF official Redur Xelil said: “The group was preparing to […]