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Under pressure, Trump sought assurances from Erdogan on fate of Syrian Kurds | Middle East Eye

Under pressure, Trump sought assurances from Erdogan on fate of Syrian Kurds | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-04 04:35

Under pressure, Trump sought assurances from Erdogan on fate of Syrian Kurds | Middle East Eye - Middleeasteye

US raises concern over Turkish air strikes on Kurdish fighters in Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-15 13:41

Bolton Gets No Assurances From Turkey On Safety Of Kurdish Allies In Syria | HuffPost

Huffingtonpost - 2019-01-14 22:56

Turkey slams US request for assurances on Syrian Kurds

Washington Post - 2019-01-09 03:16
Turkish officials are slamming President Donald Trump’s request to ensure the safety of Kurdish allies in northeastern Syria when the U.S. withdraws its military from the war-torn country ...

Turkey slams US request for assurances on Syrian Kurds - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-01-08 22:50

Trump defends US troop pullout of Syria as Bolton, Pompeo embark on Mid East tour | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-08 03:39

US, Turkey set for talks on fate of Kurds, a condition for U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria

Militarytimes - 2019-01-08 01:46

Bolton to negotiate fate of Syria Kurds on Turkey visit

Rûdaw - 2019-01-07 18:51
Bolton said Sunday the US withdrawal from Syria is “conditional” ...

Iraq Not on Pompeo’s Destination List in Middle East Tour

BAS News - 2019-01-05 10:46
ERBIL — US State Department announced on Friday that State Secretary Mike Pompeo will begin his Middle East trip next week where he will meet with several leaders to discuss regional affairs. However, according to an official statement by the State Depar ...

Algeria bars Syrians from entering via southern border, official says | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-03 02:46

Syrian Forces Move to Protect Syrian Kurds Fighting Islamic State

The Wall Street Journal - 2018-12-30 12:57
Syrian government forces moved to protect Syrian Kurds who are fighting Islamic State after the U.S. said it would withdraw its troops from the region and the Syrian Kurds said they feared an attack by Turkey. ...

Turkey and US agree plan for YPG withdrawal from Syria's Manbij | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-30 11:29

Trump defends Syria withdrawal during surprise visit to US base in Iraq | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-29 12:05

Koşka Spî Trump amade ye bi Erdogan ra hevdîtinê bike

Waar Media - 2018-12-25 11:56
WAAR_Duhok: Koşka Spî daxuyand Serokê Amerîkayê Donald Trump amade ye bi Erdogan ra hevdîtinê bike, lê ji bo vê hevdîtinê hê demeke diyarkirî nehatiye diyarkirin. Rayedarên Koşka Spî daxuyanî dan medyaya Amerîkayê û der barê hevdîtina Trump û Erdogan ya ...

US announces withdrawal from Syria as Trump declares Islamic State defeated | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-20 01:54

Turkey’s Erdogan vows to ‘remove’ Syrian Kurdish militia east of Euphrates

E-Kurd - 2018-12-18 00:51
ANKARA,— Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday vowed Turkey would remove a Kurdish militia viewed as terrorists by Ankara from Syrian Kurdistan (northern Syria) if the US failed to ensure fighters leave the east of the Euphrates. The threat co ...

Social media aims for awareness on anniversary of Yazidi genocide - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2018-12-14 20:50

Tunisia is under threat from a Gulf-backed coup. Will the world let it happen? | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-12 14:34