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Ash-Shaddadi: IS attacks YPG

KurdWatch, June 30, 2016—On June 25, 2016, fighters of the Iaslamic State (IS) tried to advance in the direction of ash‑Shaddadi, fifty kilometers south of al‑Hasakah, an area controlled by the People’s Defense Units (YPG) of the Democratic Union Party (PYD). YPG positions were attacked with heavy weaponry. At least two YPG fighters were killed near Khirbat al‑Malihah, roughly thirty kilometers southwest of ash‑Shaddadi. Any information on those injured was not available.


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