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Yûsif: Turkey wants to expand the life of the Syrian crisis

Yûsif: Turkey wants to expand the life of the Syrian crisis

ANF - 2018-12-14 11:58
Foza Yûsif, co-chair of the Executive Council of the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria, remarked that forces such as Turkey, Iran and Syria are not in favour of a democratic solution and insist on carrying out massacres. ...
Yûsif: Turkey wants to expand the life of the Syrian crisis - ANF

Turkey says military operation in Syria not dependent on U.S. pull-out

Reuters - 2019-01-10 11:16
A military operation against the Kurdish YPG militia, which Turkey has pledged to carry out in northern Syria, is not dependent on a U.S. pull-out from the region, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday. ...

Turkey deploys troops near Kurdish stronghold in Syria

The New Mail - 2018-12-24 06:16
Turkey deployed hundreds of troops near a Kurdish stronghold in Syria Sunday, in the wake of the United States announcing plans to withdraw from the country. A Turkish military column… The post Turkey deploys troops near Kurdish stronghold in Syria appea ...

Kurdish-led forces in Syria may not be able to contain IS prisoners, official says

Reuters - 2018-12-21 13:31
Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria may not be able to continue to detain Islamic State prisoners if the situation in the region gets out of control, top Syrian Kurdish official Ilham Ahmed said on Friday. ...

Nadia Murad calls on Turkey to end its bombing of Sinjar

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-12-21 01:37
Yezidi activist Nadia Murad has called on to Turkey to end its bombing of Sinjar after Ankara hit alleged Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) positions in the Yezidi-majority region last week. ...

Turkey Threatens to "Bury" Syrian Kurdish Fighters in Their Trenches

BAS News - 2018-12-20 20:04
ERBIL - Turkey has threatened that the Syrian Kurdish forces would be "buried in their trenches" in any Turkish military campaign targeting the Kurdish fighters in Syria. Turkey's threatenings came only one day after the US president Donald Trump announc ...

Austria wants to suspend citizenship rights for Turkey's people

ANF - 2018-12-20 17:08
The coalition partner in the Austrian government, the FPO wants to suspend citizenship rights for people from Turkey as “Turkey doesn’t cooperate regarding dual citizenships”. ...

The EU committed €14M to assist the Iraqi Government

The Global Coalition - 2018-12-20 13:59
The EU committed €14M to assist the Iraqi Government L’article The EU committed €14M to assist the Iraqi Government est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Press Release KNK: Urgent Appeal – Our Demands considering the Turkish threats against the Syrian Kurds

Kurdish Institute of Brussels - 2018-12-20 12:09
The Turkish state’s threats and preparations for a full-scale military attack against and occupation of Rojava (Northern Syria) are intensifying. In January of this year, the Turkish state initiated a campaign of military aggression against the once peace ...

Russia, Turkey, Iran Agree on Syrian Constitutional Committee

BAS News - 2018-12-18 18:20
ERBIL — Brokered by the United Nations, an agreement was reached on Tuesday between Turkey, Russia, and Iran to form a committee for writing a new constitution for Syria. The committee is set to hold its first meeting by the beginning of 2019. The foreig ...

Russia, Turkey, Iran Meet in Geneva over New Constitution for Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-18 08:39
ERBIL — The foreign ministers of Turkey, Iran and Russia are set to meet in Geneva on Tuesday, 18th December. Citing Turkish diplomatic sources, Anadolu Agency reported that Mevlut Chavushoglu, Sergei Lavrov, Mohammad Javad Zarif, will attend the meeting ...

PKK threaten Turkey for launching a military operation against the Kurds in northern Syria.

Waar Media - 2018-12-16 19:49
PKK threatened strongly if Turkey launched a military operation against the Kurds in northern Syria. “The President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the preparations for a military operation targeting east of the Euphrates,” said the member of PK ...

SDF Accuses Russia of Pushing Turkey to Attack Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-16 17:26
ERBIL - The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has accused Russia of pushing Turkey to attack the Syrian Kurdish forces in Manbij and the east of Euphrates, a report said in Sunday. "Russia has frozen the campaign on Idlib because Turkey pledged to ...

People in Kobanê: Erdoğan wants to destroy the coexistence

ANF - 2018-12-16 15:13
Despite threats from the Turkish state, the people of the Şêxler region continue their daily lives in the northern Syrian canton of Kobanê. We talked to people from the Arab and Kurdish population. ...

Turkey Responds to Iraq's Condemnation of Makhmour, Sinjar Airstrikes

BAS News - 2018-12-15 12:14
ERBIL - As a response to Iraq's condemnation of Turkish airstrikes in Sinjar and Makhmour regions, near Kurdistan Region's capital city, Ankara has vowed to continue on carrying out such offensives against the alleged positions of Kurdistan Workers' Part ...

Yûsif: Turquía quiere expandir la crisis siria

ANF - 2018-12-15 06:07
Foza Yûsif, copresidenta del Consejo Ejecutivo de la Federación Democrática del Norte de Siria, comentó que fuerzas como Turquía, Irán y Siria no están a favor de una solución democrática ...

US Warns Turkey not to Attack Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-13 08:44
ERBIL — The United States has warned Turkey to avoid another military incursion into the Syrian Kurdistan to attack Washington allies. "Unilateral military action into northeast Syria by any party, particularly as US personnel may be present or in the vi ...

Syrian Democratic Council met teachers in Ayn Isa

ANF - 2018-12-12 09:21
Umer reiterated that they are ready to promote and engage in dialogue with all parties, including Damascus, to solve the Syrian crisis, despite attempts by foreign forces to prevent a solution. ...

flash about the life of a martyr

SDF Press - 2018-12-05 17:32
Hasakah-Martyr “Khalil Daoud” of the sons of Hasakah city, joined People protection Units in 2015 and offered his blood in order to defend the homeland and liberate its land. He received political and military training courses at Martyr Khubat Academy in ...