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Syrian Kurds, government plan for US withdrawal - Asia Times

Syrian Kurds, government plan for US withdrawal - Asia Times

Atimes - 2019-01-18 20:18

Syrian Kurds, government plan for US withdrawal - Asia Times - Atimes

Graham: chaos if US withdrawal from Syria unplanned

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 15:02
A US withdrawal from Syria that has not been thought through would lead to “chaos,” US Senator Lindsey Graham warned Saturday, urging President Donald Trump not to get out without a plan. Speaking to reporters in the Turkish capital Ankara a day after me ...

Syrian Kurds will accept safe zone if run by UN or coalition: official

Rûdaw - 2019-01-15 20:05
Kurds are waiting for clarification from the US on what the zone would look like ...

Syrian Kurds and government discuss post-US withdrawal | The News Tribune

Thenewstribune - 2019-01-15 06:26

Syrian Kurds contemplate war without US allies

CNN - 2019-01-14 23:04
Syrian Kurds have been the US's strongest and most steadfast ally on the ground in the fight against ISIS. While ISIS is close to defeat, the fighting continues. It's a battle that the Kurds may soon be fighting alone, as the US begins to withdraw. ...

Syrian Kurds and government discuss post-US withdrawal | The Kansas City Star

Kansascity - 2019-01-14 17:24

Turkey promises protection for Syrian Kurds not linked to PKK

Rûdaw - 2019-01-14 10:54
"It is a fatal mistake to equate Syrian Kurds with the PKK ...

No timetable for US withdrawal from Syria, John Bolton says

Usatoday - 2019-01-14 03:15

Trump's plan for Syria withdrawal changes again

Wthitv - 2019-01-14 02:30

The Democrats Nominate 2 Candidates for US President Election 2020

Waar Media - 2019-01-13 18:38
United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development announced his intention to run for US presidency election 2020; his slogan is “One Nation, One Destiny.” Castro explained that the “destiny” was “to be the smartest, the healthiest, the fairest, an ...

Pompeo Expresses Optimism that Syrian Kurds, Turkey Could be Protected

BAS News - 2019-01-12 22:47
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed on Saturday optimism that there could be a way to protect the Syrian Kurds while ensuring Turkey's stability by defending itself from "terrorists," after the US forces withdraw from Syria. "We are confi ...

Bolton: Protection of Syria's Kurds a condition for US withdrawal - The National

Thenational - 2019-01-07 02:49

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 ...

Syrian Kurds and government discuss post-US withdrawal | Miami Herald

Miamiherald - 2019-01-05 20:30

Syrian Kurds and government discuss post-US withdrawal

FOX News - 2019-01-05 17:58
A Syrian Kurdish official says negotiations are ongoing between the government in Damascus and Kurdish officials on how to fill the gap following the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country. ...

Syrian Kurds and government discuss post-US withdrawal - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-01-05 17:11

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 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. ...

Iraqi PM, US Secretary of State Discuss US Withdrawal from Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-22 11:26
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have discussed the US withdrawal from Syrian in a phone conversation, with the latter assuring Baghdad of commitment to the war against Islamic State (IS). “Prime Ministe ...

Barzani: Anti-IS War Not Finished Yet, Syrian Kurds Suffered Too Much

BAS News - 2018-12-20 15:44
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has expressed concerns for the Syrian Kurds as the US President Donald Trump has decided to withdraw his country's forces from Syria. "The recent developments ...