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A Turkish-Kurdish war in Syria is still possible | Turkey-Syria border | Al Jazeera

A Turkish-Kurdish war in Syria is still possible | Turkey-Syria border | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-08-13 13:09

A Turkish-Kurdish war in Syria is still possible | Turkey-Syria border | Al Jazeera - Aljazeera

Warplanes strike near Turkish military post in northwest Syria

Reuters - 2019-08-28 17:52
Air strikes hit rebel positions near a Turkish military post in northwest Syria on Wednesday, where the Russia-backed army has waged a fierce offensive against rebels, according to activists and a senior Turkish security source. ...

Arrest of a Kurdish citizen in Ilam

Kurdpa - 2019-08-13 16:56
Kurdpa Agency: Intelligence forces arrested a Kurdish citizen in Ilam. ...

HBDH claims the action against Turkish military convoy in Konya

ANF - 2019-08-12 11:50
HBDH announced that the action which targeted a Turkish military convoy in Konya province in central Anatolia was carried out by their forces. ...

HRE: 7 Turkish soldiers killed in Sherawa, Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-11 16:46
On August 9, HRE fighters carried out two simultaneous actions targeting a Turkish military base and a military construction equipment in Kimare village of Sherawa. ...

Europe-wide demonstrations against Turkish occupation

ANF - 2019-08-11 10:14
In many European cities demonstrations were held against the Turkish occupation war in southern Kurdistan and Erdoğan’s threats against Rojava and northern Syria. ...

"Status for Kurds in Syria is inevitable"

ANF - 2019-08-10 08:49
Writer Mustafa Peköz said Ankara’s operation threats against Northern and Eastern Syria have turned out empty and stressed that achieving a constitutional status in Syria is inevitable for Kurds. ...

ISIS, Assad, and Turkey Are Waging a Shadow War on America’s Kurdish Allies in Syria

Thedailybeast - 2019-08-08 11:13

VIDEO : What are the implications of a Turkish military operation in Syria? | Euronews Answers

Euronews - 2019-08-07 19:05

Islamic State is ‘resurging’ in Syria as U.S. withdraws troops, watchdog says

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 17:49
BEIRUT,— The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group is “resurging” in Syria even as the United States withdrew troops, and is solidifying its insurgent capabilities in neighboring Iraq, a Defense Department watchdog said Tuesday. The Islamic jihadists — who s ...

What are the implications of a Turkish military operation in Syria? | Euronews Answers

Euronews - 2019-08-07 16:54

Pentagon chief says a solo incursion by Turkey into Syria is ‘unacceptable’ but doesn’t pledge to stop it

Washington Post - 2019-08-06 17:58
Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said the United States does not intend to "abandon” Kurdish units in Syria, but he would not promise to defend them. ...

Turkey accuses US of delaying set up of safe zone in Syria | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-08-01 18:44

Erdogan says Turkey will destroy Kurdish militants in north Syria regardless of U.S. talks

E-Kurd - 2019-07-26 13:26
ANKARA,— Turkey is determined to destroy the “terror corridor” east of the Euphrates river in Syria regardless of how talks conclude with the United States on a planned safe zone in the country’s Kurdish north, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. Tu ...

Turkish military chiefs discuss possible offensive in Syria

Reuters - 2019-07-25 18:00
Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar met military officials on Thursday to discuss a possible offensive east of the Euphrates river in Syria as Ankara ramped up warnings of a cross-border operation. ...

At least three Turkish diplomats killed in Iraq's Erbil

Al Jazeera - 2019-07-17 17:52
Turkish consulate staff were shot while having lunch in a restaurant in the capital of Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region. ...