WATCH AL JAZEERA VIDEO: Kurds increasingly entangled in Syrian war

25.1.2013 – Free Syrian Army accuses Kurds of being Assad’s mercenaries, which the group vehemently denies. –

More Kurdish Unity in Syria?

WELATI 24.1.2013 – Fouad Aliko of the Kurdish union party [that had tensions with PYD in the past] supports PYD/YPG in their fight against Islamists in Ras al-Ayn suggests fighting aims to expell Kurds under name of Syrian opposition for Turkish interests. Few weeks before the pro-PYD media criticized his brother for leading a rival armed group Hêza Pakrewan Ciwan Qutna (see this). The fighting seems to unite the different Kurdish parties for the moment. Source: Welati. –