Democratic Forces of Syria

One Turkish soldier killed, three injured in Kurdish Syrian attack

Turkish tanks advanced deeper inside Syria on Saturday and clashed for the first time with powerful Kurdish-aligned forces which have been the United States' main ally against Islamic State extremists, according to a monitoring group and Kurdish sources.

Turkish air raids, shelling reported on Kurdish-held area in Syria

Turkish warplanes and artillery hit a Syrian village held by Kurdish-led forces early on Saturday, a monitoring group and Kurdish sources said, as Turkey continued an offensive inside northern Syria. 

Kurdish-led Syrian group plans to retake key town from Islamic State

A US-backed Syrian alliance, which dealt a major setback to Islamic State this week, announced on Sunday the formation of a military council to capture a strategic northern town from the extremist militia.