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U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Syrian government to talk, Russia says

U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Syrian government to talk, Russia says

E-Kurd - 2019-01-11 18:02
MOSCOW,— Russia said on Friday it was important for Syrian Kurds and the Syrian government to start talking to each other in light of U.S. plans to withdraw its forces from Syria. Maria Zakharova, a spokeswoman for Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, t ...
U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Syrian government to talk, Russia says - E-Kurd

Kurds fear their fate as Turkey says Trump reaffirmed U.S. Syria withdrawal

CBS News - 2019-01-15 16:34
The pullout of U.S. troops from Syria has American allies bracing for more conflict. President Trump spoke to Turkey's president on the phone Monday and warned him not to mistreat members of the Kurdish Community who are fighting ISIS alongside the U.S. T ...

Kurds fear fate as Turkey says Trump reaffirmed U.S. Syria withdrawal

CBS News - 2019-01-15 16:34
Turkish president says Trump has reassured him that America is pulling out of neighboring Syria, leaving U.S.-allied Kurds to hope, and fight ISIS while they can ...

Will U.S. Fight Turkey? American Soldiers Will Not Leave City About to Be Attacked, Says Top General

Newsweek - 2019-01-14 21:33

US Seeking Talks with Russia to Ensure Kurds' Safety after Syria Pullout: Bolton

BAS News - 2019-01-11 22:44
ERBIL - The US is willing to hold talks with Russia about the need for protecting the Syrian Kurds after the US forces withdraw from Syria, National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Friday. The US official noted that they put the loyalty of the Kurdi ...

Russia says US Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Damascus to talk - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2019-01-11 16:33

Russia says U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Damascus to talk

Jerusalem Post - 2019-01-11 15:02
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Pompeo’s Kurdistan visit shows U.S. supports parties with own militias: analyst

E-Kurd - 2019-01-11 14:33
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo paid an unannounced visit to Iraqi Kurdistan Region on Wednesday, but his meeting with a party political leader in Erbil led some to question whether the US was undermining its own ...

Russian Military Enters Syria Area Left by U.S. Allies After Donald Trump's Withdrawal Announcement

Newsweek - 2019-01-09 03:59
Turkey has denied U.S. assurances of protection for Pentagon-backed Kurds in Syria, prompting anxieties that have compelled them to embrace Russia and the Syrian government. ...

Turkey rejects U.S. call to protect Kurds in Syria

The New Mail - 2019-01-09 01:47
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday rejected a U.S. call to protect Kurdish fighters in Syria who’d worked alongside American troops in fighting the Islamic State, saying they are… The post Turkey rejects U.S. call to protect Kurds in Syria ...

U.S. delegation in Turkey to discuss Syria after troop withdrawal

The New Mail - 2019-01-08 06:10
A U.S. delegation that includes national security adviser John Bolton arrived in Turkey Monday, where they aim to ensure protection for Kurdish forces in Syria before the troop withdrawal begins.… The post U.S. delegation in Turkey to discuss Syria after ...

US Evacuates First Military Warehouse in Syria

Waar Media - 2018-12-30 11:53
Following its surprise decision last week to withdraw its troops from Syria, the first U.S. military warehouse near the Iraqi border was evacuated on Friday. According to a reliable local source, the U.S. forces vacated a warehouse in Malikiye in the nor ...

Trump, Erdogan Discuss "Mutual Involvement" in Syria by Phone

BAS News - 2018-12-23 19:17
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump and Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed in a phone call on Sunday evening their "mutual involvement" in Syria, including Washington's decision to withdraw its forces from the region. "I just had a long and ...

The clashes’ outcome in (the war against the terrorism)

SDF Press - 2018-12-22 19:07
As the direct reflection of the American president Trump’s decision to withdraw its forces from Syria, where he said: (the terrorist organization of ISIS has finished), The terrorist organization seized the opportunity via combining its forces and intensi ...

US Presence in Middle East Only Triggered Tensions: Iran

BAS News - 2018-12-22 13:55
ERBIL — Commenting on the recent decision by Washington to withdraw its forces from Syria, Iran has stated that the presence of the US troops in the region has been “irrational” since the very beginning. "In fact, the deployment and the presence of the U ...

US Withdrawal Means Bashar al-Assad Won: Syrian Lawmaker

BAS News - 2018-12-20 14:12
ERBIL — A member of Syrian regime’s parliament has welcomed the US decision to withdraw its forces from Syria, saying that the pullout would be interpreted as a "recognition that Syria has won.” The comment came a day after President Donald Trump announc ...

Alors que Erdogan promet d'envahir la région kurde du Rojava: Trump ordonne le retrait de toutes les troupes US de Syrie

L'Important - 2018-12-20 06:06
The U.S. military is preparing to withdraw its forces from Syria, a move that marks an abrupt reversal of the American military strategy in the Middle East. ...

SDF: US’s Decision to Withdraw from Syria a “Stab in the Back”

BAS News - 2018-12-19 21:51
ERBIL - The Democratic Union Party (PYD) has expressed deep concerns over Washington's decision of withdrawing its forces from Syria, a monitor group said on Wednesday. The Syrian Democratic Party (SDF), in the meantime, has mentioned the sudden move as ...

UN Warns PKK Twice to Withdraw from IDP Camp in Makhmour: Official

BAS News - 2018-12-15 19:04
ERBIL - The UN has warned the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) twice so far to withdraw its forces from the IDP camp in Makhmour town, an official said on Saturday. Talking to BasNews, Kirmanj Abdullah, a Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) official in the ar ...