Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan

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  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
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    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000002
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000003
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000004
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000005
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000006
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000007
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000008
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000009
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000010
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000011
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000012
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000013
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000014
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000015
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000016
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000017
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000018
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000019
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000020
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000021
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000022
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000023
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000024
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000025
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000026
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000027
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000028
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000029
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000030
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000031
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000032
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000033
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000034
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000035
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000036
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000037
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000038
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000039
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000040
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000041
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000042
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000043
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000044
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000045
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000046
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000047
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000048
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000049
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000050
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000051
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000052
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000053
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000054
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000055
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000056
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000057
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000058
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000059
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000060
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000061
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000062
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000063
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000064
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000065
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000066
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000067
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...

  • Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    00668951_000068
    Serekaniye in Syrian Kurdistan
    10/13/2013
    MICHEL SLOMKA/SIPA
    The YPG (People's Protection Unit) forces in Serekaniye, Syrian Kurdistan (known as Rojava), defend their town against al-Qaeda-affiliated groups Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS seeking to take control.
    The region has been autonomous since resident Kurds expelled Assad forces last fall. In August, the Kurds called for the mobilization of the population to defend the area against the Jihadists. The strategic border town, facing Ceylanpinar in Turkey, has been the scene of violent confrontations...