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Syrian Kurdish official warns of 'big war' and Islamic State resurgence if U.S. talks fail to block Turkish onslaught | The Japan Times

Syrian Kurdish official warns of 'big war' and Islamic State resurgence if U.S. talks fail to block Turkish onslaught | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-08-09 12:56

Syrian Kurdish official warns of \'big war\' and Islamic State resurgence if U.S. talks fail to block Turkish onslaught | The Japan Times - Japantimes

Turkish military enters Kurdish northern Syria to begin joint U.S. ‘safe zone’ patrol

E-Kurd - 2019-09-08 12:49
AKCAKALE, Turkey,— Armed Turkish military vehicles crossed into Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria on Sunday to begin planned joint U.S.-Turkey patrols to establish a “safe zone” along the border. A Reuters witness said vehicles with Turkish fl ...

Turkey plans to return 1 million Syrians, warns of new migrant wave in Europe

Kathimerini - 2019-09-06 06:24
northeast regions controlled by the U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which Ankara considers..., senior Syrian Kurdish official Badran Jia Kurd said it is necessary to re-settle refugees in their home ...

Detained Kurdish Author Deprived of Medical Treatment and Conditional Release

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-09-04 02:00
Ali Baderkhani, the detained Kurdish author who is spending the last months of his three-year sentence under harsh conditions at the Orumiyeh Central Prison, is still deprived of medical care, furlough, and… The post Detained Kurdish Author Deprived of M ...

Fearing invasion by Erdogan's forces, Syrian Kurdish YPG to withdraw from strip along Turkish border | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-08-28 00:30

Syrian Kurdish official warns of total war if U.S.-Turkey deal fails | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-09 23:46

Turkish attack on Syrian Kurds would spark a ‘big war’ if U.S.-Turkish talks fail: leader

E-Kurd - 2019-08-08 14:59
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A Turkish attack on Kurdish-led forces in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria would spark a “big war” if U.S. efforts fail to block Ankara’s plans, a top Kurdish official told Reuters on Wednesday. Badran Jia Kurd al ...

Syrian Kurds say Turkey-U.S. deal may mark ‘new approach’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-08 14:59
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A top Syrian Kurdish official gave a guarded welcome Thursday to a US-Turkish agreement to establish a joint operations centre for the north but said the details remained unclear. “This deal may mark the start of a new approa ...

Kurdish leaders still wary of "big war" in northern Syria despit

Rûdaw - 2019-08-07 23:53

Syrian Kurdish official warns of 'big war' if U.S.-Turkish talks fail

Reuters - 2019-08-07 18:26
A Turkish attack on Kurdish-led forces in northeast Syria would spark a "big war" if U.S. efforts fail to block Ankara's plans, a top Kurdish official told Reuters on Wednesday. ...

Syrian Kurdish official warns of 'big war' if U.S.-Turkish talks fail - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-07 18:09

Syrian Kurdish official warns of "big war" if U.S....

Trust - 2019-08-07 17:54

Islamic State car bomb kills 5 in Syrian Kurdistan: monitor

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 17:49
AL-QAHTANIYA,— A car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group killed five people, including three children, in a Kurdish town in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria on Wednesday, a war monitor said. The explosive-rigged vehicle detonated in Al ...

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 ...

Syrian Kurdish Left Party condemns Turkey’s occupation threats

ANF - 2019-08-06 10:09
Celebrating the 54th anniversary of its establishment, the Syrian Kurdish Left Party condemned the Turkish state’s occupation threats. ...