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Ben Davies

Analyst & writer, formerly filming in Syria in 2013. My primary focus is on the Middle East, with an emphasis on Syria, Iraq and Iran. I also conduct research into war criminals fleeing the conflict into Europe.

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Turkey

Turkish news and commentary site Haksöz Haber has translated "The Chameleons of Rojava" for a Turkish audience. The article deals with the ever-shifting loyalties and positions of the PYD during the Syrian civil war. See the translation here. For the... Continue Reading →

Abuses Against Refugees, Journalists in Hatay Increase Dramatically

Some names are hidden until further notice, to protect the identity of those involved. On October 28th 2015 I was arrested in Turkey's Hatay Province by the Jendarma. I was working there as the English language spokesman of the Salam (Peace)... Continue Reading →

العربي والكردي الكوبني: بدنا حرية! Arabs and Kurds of Kobane: We want freedom! (2012)

Hundreds of Syrian Kurds and Arabs in Kobane (a relatively small town, so that says a lot, when you take into account the huge number of attendees) circa 2012, calling for the fall of the Assad regime and showing support... Continue Reading →

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