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Syrian Kurds look to secure Damascus deal regardless of US moves | Middle East Eye

Syrian Kurds look to secure Damascus deal regardless of US moves | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-04 22:32

Syrian Kurds look to secure Damascus deal regardless of US moves | Middle East Eye - Middleeasteye

Fearful of Turkish Assault, Syrian Kurds Look to France For Help

Cnsnews - 2019-01-14 12:04

Syrian Kurds say American teen among 8 captured foreign ISIS fighters - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-01-09 18:55

Syrian Kurds 'ready to fight Turkey' | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-01-08 23:08

Syrian Kurds and government discuss post-US withdrawal

Washington Times - 2019-01-06 20:51
BEIRUT (AP) - Talks are ongoing between the Syrian government in Damascus and Kurdish officials to reach a deal on how to fill the gap following the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country, a Syrian Kurdish official said Saturday. The official, who sp ...

SDF Fighters Could Be Integrated into Syrian Army: Kurdish Official

BAS News - 2019-01-06 13:10
ERBIL — The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) could be integrated into the Syrian regime’s army as part of a deal the Syrian Kurds look for with Damascus in the aftermath of the US pullout, an official said. Speaking to AFP, Redur Khalil, a spokes ...

Syrian Kurds seek Damascus deal regardless of U.S. moves | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-01-05 19:53

Syrian Kurds Keen on Deal with Damascus

BAS News - 2019-01-05 10:46
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurds are eager to reach an agreement with the Syrian regime in the aftermath of US withdrawal, a senior official said. According to Badran Jia Kurd, who attended the recent meetings in Russia, the Syrian Kurdish forces have presented ...

Syrian Kurds seek Damascus deal regardless of US moves - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2019-01-04 19:56

Syrian Kurds Deny Trump’s Statement on Selling Oil to Iran

BAS News - 2019-01-04 16:16
ERBIL — The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has denied a statement by US President Donald Trump who claimed that the Kurds were selling oil to Iran. “Not a drop of oil from northern Syria has been sold to Iran,” Redur Khalil, head of SDF foreign relations ...

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. ...

US Commanders Propose Allowing Syrian Kurds to Keep Weapons

BAS News - 2018-12-29 10:36
ERBIL — While preparing for withdrawing the troops from Syria, the US commanders have recommended to Washington to allow the Syrian Kurdish fighters to keep the weapons their country has supplied for the war against the Islamic State (IS). Speaking to Re ...

Syria’s Kurds look to Russia, Damascus to help protect border

Rûdaw - 2018-12-27 23:53

Syrian Kurds look to Damascus, Moscow to stop Turkish attack

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-24 09:03

How Syrian refugees became victims on Turkey's 'fake news' front line | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-10 19:11

Turkey called on to formally seek UN inquiry into Khashoggi killing | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-06 13:12