NSFW: The Siege of Kobanî by the Islamic State (ISIL / ISIS): Situation Report (Warning: Graphic Content)

November 30, 2014 0 Comments Bloggies by Graham Penrose

The YPG and YPJ are engaged in a fierce fight today with ISIS who have opened up a fourth front in the battle by launching attacks from the previously "safe" Turkish side of the town. It is unclear how ISIS can have been facilitated in this new strategy by a "member" of NATO, seemingly allowing ISIS launch an attack on the beleaguered town from within Turkish territory. The town and its brave defenders have unbelievably been under international political and economic embargo for three years.