Vanakkam, Narin Afrin amma vanakkam ..!!
She may be the first woman Commander of the world fighting the might of Islamic State fighters and an insensitive Turkey not ready to defend the Kurds, to protect the town of Kobane in N Iraq, tbough the allies pound IS installations at times !
The commander of the Peshmerga forces, dubbed the Peshmerga Princess, defending the besieged Syrian town of Kobane against IS advances is 40-year-old Mayssa Abdo, who uses the nom de guerre Narin Afrin. She has revealed: 'Thousands of civilians are still inside the town. They can’t go anywhere – all around us is blocked'.