Aftermath of Aistrike Against ISIS on Tal Shair Hill, West of Kobane

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There has been a series of heavy fighting in and around the town of Kobane, near the Syria’s border with Turkey, between the Islamic State and the Kurds supported by coalition airstrikes. Two weeks ago, Kurdish forces took Tal Shair … Continue reading

French Jihadist Dies During ISIS Offensive Against Syrian Army

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The Islamic State released this short combat footage compilation of their offensive against the Syrian Arab Army in Deir Ezzor. The video also contains images of slain Syrian soldiers (one decapitated) being treated like dirt by the jihadists. The end … Continue reading

Yasin Boru, Kurdish Teen, is Beaten, Stabbed and Thrown off a Balcony in Turkey

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Yasin Boru was a 16 year old Kurd living in Turkey and a member of the relatively young political party Huda par (the Party of God), a Sunni Islamist Kurdish Hezbollah (no affiliation with the Hezbollah of Lebanon, which is … Continue reading

ISIS Fighters Killed in Kobane, Kurdish Woman Talks About Seizing Their Weapons

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This video was filmed on October 15, 2014 at Kobanê, Syria. It shows corpses of two alleged ISIS fighters who were killed during clashes with Kurdish forces. Toward the end of the video, a Kurdish woman talks about seizing weapons … Continue reading

ISIS Member Poses with Female Kurdish Soldier’s Head

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This image shows an ISIS member posing with the freshly severed head of a female Kurdish fighter. As I have reported previously; the Kurds, although being predominantly Muslim, treat their female soldiers as equals. Since she willingly signed up to … Continue reading

Kurdish Forces Defeated by IS Near Ba’Shiqa, in Nineveh, Iraq

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These images were taken by Islamic State mercenaries a few months ago and they help to highlight the issue that I presented last time. The Kurds, particularly the Peshmerga, are seriously underfunded and underpowered and back in June, they suffered … Continue reading

Peshmerga Fend Off the Islamic State at Kobane

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I have here some images taken from a late September battle between the Peshmerga and IS on the outskirts of the Kurdish Syrian city of Kobane on the Syrian/Turkey border. The residents of Kobane have largely fled into Turkey, at … Continue reading

Freak Accident on Istanbul Metro Leaves Man with a Rod Through the Hip

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Here’s a recent freak accident from Istanbul, Turkey. A 33 year old security guard was taking the metro to work same as anybody else when out of nowhere, a metal rod punched through the train car and right into the … Continue reading

Man High on Bonzai Nose-Dives from Rooftop to His Death, Thinking He Was in a Pool

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“Bonzai” is Phenazepam (a benzodiazepine analogue) – a cheap but highly addictive synthetic drug that’s experiencing an incredible rise in popularity, especially in countries like Turkey where a bottle of local beer is 3 times as expensive as a dose … Continue reading

Istanbul – Driver of Pink Public Bus Floors Gas Pedal Instead of Brake

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Whoever edited this video deserves a slap in the face. Worst editing job ever. Almost as irritating as watching vertical videos filmed by Iphone owners. On August 1, 2014, for reasons yet unknown, a driver of a pink public bus … Continue reading