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Moscow and Ankara at odds over Syrian crisis | Arab News

Moscow and Ankara at odds over Syrian crisis | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-08-11 16:32

Moscow and Ankara at odds over Syrian crisis | Arab News - Arabnews

Turkey's Erdogan: No tolerance for US stalling on Syria safe zone

Al Jazeera - 2019-08-29 08:39
Washington and Ankara remain at odds over issue of Kurdish YPG militia, which is part of a US-backed force against ISIL. ...

Syrian Kurds say will help implement U.S.-Turkey ‘safe zone’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-25 03:22
HASAKA, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syria’s Kurds said on Saturday they would support the implementation of a US-Turkey deal to set up a buffer zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) along the Turkish border. The so-called “safe zone” agreed by Washington and Ankara e ...

Canadian aid worker recounts time on forefront of Syrian crisis - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2019-08-16 00:59

At least 27 HDP members detained in 3 cities

ANF - 2019-08-15 16:43
At least 27 HDP members have been detained in Mardin. Sirnak and Izmir. Police raided a house in Nusaybin and shot at the door to force it to open. ...

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 ...

United States and Turkey Agree to a Syrian “Safe Zone," Betraying the Kurds

Therealnews - 2019-08-14 12:17

America Should Talk to the Houthis

International Crisis Group - 2019-08-12 15:35
A Houthi missile or drone strike aimed at Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates or Red Sea shipping lanes could spark a broader conflict involving the United States, its Gulf allies and Iran. ...

U.S. and Turkey Avert Showdown Over Syria – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-08-08 22:28

Extended meeting of tribal and tribes elders of north and east Syria

SDF Press - 2019-08-08 20:11
Ayn Issa – At the invitation of the Military Relations Office of the Syrian Democratic Forces and in coordination with the Syrian Democratic Council, an extensive meeting was held on Thursday for elders and dignitaries of tribes of north and east Syria, t ...

Syrian government says U.S.-Turkish deal is an attack on Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-08-08 18:31
BEIRUT,— The Syrian government said on Thursday that an agreement between Turkey and the United States over Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeastern Syria, represented a “blatant attack” on Syria’s sovereignty and territorial unity and a “dangerous escala ...

Press review: Russia uneasy over Turkey's anti-Kurd gamble and Kyrgyz tensions boil over

TASS - 2019-08-08 17:44
Top stories in the Russian press on Thursday, August 8 ...

Syria's Idlib: The hot potato the U.S., Russia and Turkey are fighting over - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-08-05 10:49

Iraq gets observer status at Astana peace talks

Rûdaw - 2019-08-02 01:51
"We welcome efforts to resolve the Syrian crisis" ...

“The world must fulfill duties against Turkey’s attacks”

ANF - 2019-08-01 15:36
The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria called on the international public to fulfill their duties against Turkey’s attacks and stressed that all efforts in the current process should focus on the democratic solution to the Syrian crisis. ...

Mistefa: People of Girê Spî will defend what we achieved

ANF - 2019-07-30 11:15
"Since the beginning of the Syrian crisis, Turkey has played a negative role and given all kinds of support to the mercenaries. ISIS enjoyed open borders and were provided weapons and ammunition, as well as trade and logistic help." ...

Minister of Peshmerga visited the Directorates and Departments at Ministry of Peshmerga’s Headquarters

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-26 19:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 21, 2019, after beginning his duties as the Minister of Peshmerga, Shorsh Ismael and Sarbast Lazgin, Deputy Minister of Peshmerga, as well as number of high officials visited the office of Chief-of-Staff, Secre ...

Suruç massacre: four years quest for justice and truth

ANF - 2019-07-20 10:01
On 20 July 2015, a suicide attack took place in Suruç. ISIS murderer Abdurrahman Alagöz blew himself up and killed 33 people. Over a hundred people were injured. ...

Turkey vs Cyprus FURY: Raging Greeks hit out at Erdogan over airspace violations | World | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-07-15 22:13