Tag Archives: OIL

US and SDF join forces to steal Syria’s oil

By Jeremy Salt There’s hardly anything new in history about the powerful exploiting the weak, so all that sticks out about the theft of Syria’s oil as orchestrated by the US government is its brazen nature. “We’re keeping the oil,” Donald Trump said in 2019. “I’ve always said that. We want to keep the oil. […]

PYD smuggling oil

A few days ago, we from IKHRW have reported about a US-backed SDF-raid on the river crossing to eastern Euphrates, near the town of Qaterji. We have told you about the river crossing the SDF just didn’t seem to be able to secure. This new satellite photo above shows this river crossing with about 70 […]

USA appoints former SDF fighters to “guard the oil” in a new agreement

Reliable sources have confirmed that U.S. forces intend to give the task of guarding oil fields and pipelines in eastern Euphrates to the Kurds and put SDF fighters in charge. The fighters to be assigned should have long and hard combat experience and have waged battles with ISIS. This development comes as a part of […]

People of Deir ez-Zor transferred their complaints to SDF official

A meeting took place on Sunday 12-4-2020, in the municipality building in the town of Al-Sousa in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, which included an official from the self-administration (a senior PKK member called Zinar, a man from Qamishlo that has been in the mountains for years) and the heads of the councils of […]