Rojava Peshmerga clash with Yazidi forces

The YBS, Shingal Resistance Units (Photo: The Fulda Gap)

The Kurdistan Democratic Party-affiliated Rojava Peshmerga forces have clashed with Shingal Resistance Units in the Khanesor neighbourhood of Shingal this morning, reports Firat News Agency.

According to an earlier report in the ANF News Agency, the 500-strong group had earlier tried to enter by force an area controlled by the Shingal Resistance Units (YBS), a militia trained by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK).

ANF says the clashes are continuing.