Syria: Kurds Vow To Form

Syria: Kurds Vow To Form 'Human Shields' To Fend Off Looming Push

DAMASCUS – Kurdish civilians in northeastern Syria are planning to stage open-ended sit-ins in areas near the border with Turkey in response to a looming Turkish military operation, according to local activists and journalists. Sitting in “huge tents”, people of all ages have begun gathering in the towns of Ras al-Ain, Tal Abyad and Kobane. […]