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Turkish, US foreign ministers discuss Syria on phone

Turkish, US foreign ministers discuss Syria on phone

Waar Media - 2019-01-12 17:10
Turkey’s foreign minister and his U.S. counterpart spoke over the phone, Turkish diplomatic sources said on Saturday. Mevlut Cavusoglu and Mike Pompeo discussed latest developments in Syria, said the sources, who asked not to be named due to restrictions ...
Turkish, US foreign ministers discuss Syria on phone - Waar Media

President Barzani Meets French Foreign Minister

Waar Media - 2019-01-15 19:27
President Masoud Barzani Met French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian today, and they discussed the situation in the area. Barzani and Le Drian discussed the current situations in the Kurdistan Region, Iraq and the latest developments in the fighting a ...

Trump, Erdogan Discuss Syria by Phone

BAS News - 2019-01-14 20:19
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone call on Monday evening to discuss the latest developments on their policies in Syria. Earlier on Sunday, Trump warned Turkey not to attack the Syrian Kurdish ...

Trump Warns Turkey Not to Attack Kurds in Syria

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-01-14 13:37
President Trump vowed on Sunday to devastate Turkey’s economy if it targets Kurdish populations in northern Syria as the U.S. withdraws its forces, and called for a 20-mile safe zone between the Turkish border and U.S.-allied fighters. ...

Trump, Erdogan discuss Syria in phone call: Turkish presidency | News24

News24 - 2019-01-14 02:41

KRG Council of Ministers to Meet on Monday to Discuss Erbil's Budget Share

BAS News - 2019-01-13 19:38
ERBIL - Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Council of Ministers is set to meet on Monday for talks on the region’s share from Iraq's budget bill for 2019. Secretary of the Council of Ministers Amanj Rahim said in a statement that the meeting will be hel ...

Pompeo Calls Turkish Counterpart to Discuss Syria Pullout

BAS News - 2019-01-13 09:40
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on Saturday to discuss the importance of a coordination between Washington and Ankara during the US withdrawal from Syria. “They agreed on t ...

Turkey's military reinforces on border with Syria's Idlib

Reuters - 2019-01-13 06:03
Turkish troops and tanks carried out military exercises on the border with Syria on Saturday, state-run media reported, while a monitoring group said a Turkish convoy had crossed the frontier into northern Syria. ...

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 ...

Turkey's Erdogan rebukes Trump's top security adviser over Kurds in Syria

Reuters - 2019-01-09 03:55
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan rebuked Washington's national security adviser on Tuesday for demanding that his country not attack Kurdish fighters in Syria, accusing him of complicating President Donald Trump's plan to withdraw U.S. troops. ...

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 wants guarantees that Turkey will not ‘endanger’ Syria partner forces after troop withdrawal

The Defense Post - 2019-01-07 09:36
National Security Advisor John Bolton said US troop withdrawal from Syria depends on conditions being met, including that Turkey should not endanger America's partners The post US wants guarantees that Turkey will not ‘endanger’ Syria partner forces afte ...

John Bolton says U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria on 'conditions'

Washington Times - 2019-01-06 20:51
JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, said Sunday that the U.S. military withdrawal from northeastern Syria is conditioned on defeating the remnants of the Islamic State group, and on Turkey assuring the safety of K ...

Third Senior US Official Resigns over Syria's Pullout

BAS News - 2019-01-06 17:56
ERBIL - Rear Admiral Kein M. Sweeney, chief of US Secretary of Defense, has resigned from his post in the wake of President Donald Trump's controversial decision of withdrawing his country's troops from Syria. The official said in a statement that "the t ...

US and Egypt agree to continue cooperation in Syria, Yemen, Libya

ANF - 2019-01-02 12:33
The two leaders discussed the latest developments in the Middle East and the joint efforts to restore stability in the region in order to reach political solutions to the current crises, especially in Libya, Syria and Yemen. ...

President Donald Trump is Pulling all 2,000 US Troops out of Syria In a Single Tweet

Waar Media - 2018-12-20 14:38
President Donald Trump is pulling all 2,000 US troops out of Syria, officials announced, as the president suddenly declared victory over the ISIS, his party’s lawmakers who called his action rash and dangerous. The US began airstrikes in Syria in 2014, a ...

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 ...

Turkish Writer Reveals Turkey's Aim in Attacking Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-13 19:50
ERBIL - Turkey's goal in its possible upcoming military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in eastern Syria is to cut the geographic relations among the Kurdish cantons in Kobane city and al-Jazirah region, a Turkish off ...