Between 13-16 January Turkey reportedly hit northeast Syria with 224 strikes, including 103 air and 121 ground attacks, targeting a mix of over 92 sites. 12 civilians were injured.
Three MEPs condemn Turkish military assaults on vital infrastructure in northern Syria, labelling them war crimes, and expressing concerns about the potential resurgence of ISIS as a result.
The sixth anniversary of Turkey’s ground assault on the Syrian Kurdish town of Afrin sees legal action by international right organisations over alleged ‘war crimes’ in the region.
Sentenced to death within 24 hours of a secret trial, four Kurdish political prisoners in Iran are at risk of imminent execution after 18 months of incommunicado detention since their arrest in July 2022.