Twelve people were wounded in a bomb blast in Qamishli city in Rojava at 04:55 on Thursday. The attack has been claimed by ISIS which took responsibility for a number of other attacks in Hasakah the same day.
Arab and Foreign officials, including the representative of the Australian Foreign Ministry, met with officials from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in eastern Syria, as part of a chain of visits that the region has witnessed.
"If we can accept these children and believe in them, we will find Syria’s Messi and Syria’s Einstein." A concert held by people in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli attempts to help children with autism and integrate them into society.
A schism has developed between the Kurdish authorities in the Syrian northeast and the Syriac Christians, after the latter shut down over a dozen schools run by the Kurds. The schism reflects broader fissure between those supporting formal state institutions and those defending parallel bodies developed by the Kurds.