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Turkey Vows to hold Military Operation in Syrian Kurdish-Controlled Areas - TV7 Israel News

Turkey Vows to hold Military Operation in Syrian Kurdish-Controlled Areas - TV7 Israel News

Tv7israelnews - 2019-08-07 13:49

Turkey Vows to hold Military Operation in Syrian Kurdish-Controlled Areas - TV7 Israel News - Tv7israelnews

Erdogan vows Syria operation ‘in weeks’ if Turkey has no control of ‘safe zone’

E-Kurd - 2019-09-01 23:55
ANKARA,— Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday threatened to launch an operation in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeastern Syria if Turkish troops do not control a “safe zone” that Ankara and Washington had agreed to set up. The US-Turke ...

Kurds pull back as US and Turkey work to establish safe zone in Syria Kurdish forces say they are withdrawing to demonstrate their commitment August 28, 2019

The National AE - 2019-08-29 09:48

U.S., Turkish officials reportedly agree on safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan: state media

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 17:49
ISTANBUL,— U.S. and Turkish military officials reportedly have agreed that the safe-zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria will be a “peace corridor” for displaced Syrians longing to return home, the Turkish National Defense Ministry said We ...

Turkey’s Erdogan threatens operation against Syrian Kurds ‘very soon’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 16:43
ISTANBUL,— Turkey and the US were on a collision course Tuesday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to “eliminate” a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria — a move deemed “unacceptable” by the Pentagon. Erdogan has repea ...

Turkey calls on U.S. to end its support for Syrian Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
ISTANBUL,— Turkey called on the United States to end its support for a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria as the two countries held talks on Monday aimed at preventing a fresh Turkish invasion. “The US should positively answer ...

Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan warn of Turkish attack despite U.S. mediation

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A top Kurdish political official in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria Monday warned neighbouring Turkey would attack at the first chance it got, despite US efforts to prevent a cross-border incursion. On Sunday, Tu ...

Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters say ready to back Turkish operation against Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
AMMAN,— Syrian rebel commanders said on Monday they are ready to join Turkish troops in an offensive to seize back largely Arab-populated towns and villages in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria held by Kurdish-led-forces. Turkish President Tay ...

Erdoğan: Turkey to launch military operation against Kurds in northern Syria | JNS.org

JNS - 2019-08-06 06:14

Turkey will carry out operation in Kurdish northern Syria: Erdogan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-04 20:58
ISTANBUL,— Turkey will carry out an operation east of the Euphrates river in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria, in an area controlled by the Kurdish YPG militia, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. Turkey has been running out of pa ...

Turkey to conduct military operation in Kurdish-controlled Syria, Erdogan says - Turkey - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-08-04 18:52

Explosion at military airport in Syria, casualties

ANF - 2019-08-04 09:02
At least 31 regime fighters were killed as a result of an explosion involving ammunition at a military airport in central Syria. ...

Behind the Lines: Turkey sets course against the West in the Mediterranean

Jerusalem Post - 2019-08-02 20:40
Turkish forces are also present in northern Iraq, where they are engaged in action against the PKK presence in the Kurdish-controlled north. ...

Turkey will launch operation in Syrian Kurdistan if safe zone not established: minister

E-Kurd - 2019-07-22 18:24
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday that if a planned safe zone in northern Syria is not established, and if threats continue against Turkey, Ankara will launch a military operation east of the Euphrates river. Turkey has ...

Migrants in Deir Ez Zor need aid

ANF - 2019-07-16 14:45
The people who migrated to Deir Ez Zor from Syrian regime controlled areas are asking for aid from humanitarian organizations. ...

Turkey could begin new military operation in Syria after receiving S-400 missile system – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-07-12 20:19

Turkey to begin military operation in Syria after S-400s installed - report | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-12 10:32