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Turkish, Syrian regime forces have turned to underhand tactics in Syria - The Daily Beast | Ahval

Turkish, Syrian regime forces have turned to underhand tactics in Syria - The Daily Beast | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-09 15:44

Turkish, Syrian regime forces have turned to underhand tactics in Syria - The Daily Beast | Ahval - Ahvalnews

Syrian forces advancing in Idlib

ANF - 2019-08-29 16:03
Syrian regime forces backed by Russia have taken control of more areas in Idlib region. ...

Syrian Kurdish fighters start pullback from Turkish border: Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-08-27 16:24
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syrian said Tuesday their forces had started to withdraw from outposts along the Turkish border after a US-Turkish deal for a buffer zone there. They said work ...

Syrian forces surround Turkish observation point in Morak

ANF - 2019-08-23 12:05
Syrian regime forces have surrounded an observation point of the Turkish state near Idlib. ...

Syria regime forces enter key town amid fierce clashes: monitor

Rûdaw - 2019-08-19 12:42
Regime forces lost the town in 2014 ...

Turkish drones start operating in Kurdish northern Syria: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 21:23
ISTANBUL,— Turkish drones have started operating in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria where Washington and Ankara have agreed to create a safe zone, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. Turkey and the United States agreed last week to s ...

Syrian regime advances in Idlib: Dozens dead

ANF - 2019-08-12 12:32
Syrian regime forces took over a strategic town in the Idlib province to the northwest of the country and are advancing towards Khan Shayhun. At least 61 people were killed in Sunday’s clashes. ...

Istanbul Patriarchate Elections to Be Held in December - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-08-08 22:51

Turkey says U.S. getting closer to its views in Syria safe zone talks -Anadolu

Yahoo - 2019-08-07 21:43

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 ...

US officials try to prevent Turkish military operation against Kurdish allies in Syria | The Independent

Independent - 2019-08-06 18:09

Body of young man killed by Iranian forces not given to family

ANF - 2019-08-06 12:30
Body of Hasem Tilaver, who was killed by Iranian forces at border, has not been given to his family for 5 days. ...

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 ...

Iranian military deployment to Deir ez-Zor continues

ANF - 2019-08-05 13:02
Iran’s military deployment to the areas held by the Syrian regime forces in Deir ez-Zor region continues. ...

Occupation forces cut down 5,000 trees in Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-05 12:09
The Turkish army and their allied gangs continue to kill forests in Afrin. The felled trees are sent to Turkey as raw materials. ...

The arrest of a terrorist belonging to ISIS organization in Hasakah

SDF Press - 2019-07-25 21:16
Hasakah – The anti-terrorist units of the Syrian Democratic Forces arrested On Thursday morning, 25 July 2019, in southern Hasaka an ISIS member called Ammar Hanu Al-Maturi. Who worked with the intelligence of ISIS terrorist organization from 2014 to 2017 ...

An announcement by Mazloum Abdi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), after meeting the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 19:37
The Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Mazloum Abdi, assured in a press announcement, after meeting Kenneth McKenzie, the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East, that the meeting centered on present situa ...

Embargo against the Shehba Canton by Syrian regime

ANF - 2019-07-21 16:27
The Syrian regime has de facto imposed an embargo on the self-governing region of Shehba. Humanitarian aid and doctors are not allowed into the region or have to pay horrendous sums in order to pass. ...