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Turkey to expand military base in Qatar -- GCC Crisis Updates Week 115

Turkey to expand military base in Qatar -- GCC Crisis Updates Week 115

Iloveqatar - 2019-08-16 00:59

Turkey to expand military base in Qatar -- GCC Crisis Updates Week 115 - Iloveqatar

Turkey's Erdogan says will discuss Syria with Trump at U.N.

Reuters - 2019-09-07 19:04
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he expects to meet U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations later this month to discuss military operations in northeast Syria, where Turkey plans to resettle one million Syrian refugees. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan government denies media claims of Israeli base near Erbil: statement

E-Kurd - 2019-09-01 13:54
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) released a statement on Sunday denying claims that Israel is operating a military base in Erbil, saying that they are “an attempt to mislead.” “Everything in these claims a ...

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. ...

Turkey-Russia-Iran triple summit to be held on September 16

ANF - 2019-08-22 16:07
Presidents of Russia, Turkey and Iran will gather in Ankara on September 16 to discuss Syria. ...

Turkey’s planned military operation in Syria may benefit Russia - analysis | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-21 17:07

Japan to issue visas to Iraqis through offices in Baghdad, Erbil

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-20 08:52
Japan has decided to issue visas to Iraqi nationals through its offices in Baghdad and Erbil starting this month. (Photo: Archive) ...

Turkey says air strike hit Syria convoy, killed three

Reuters - 2019-08-20 06:12
Turkey said an air strike on a Turkish military convoy in northwest Syria killed three civilians and wounded 12 on Monday as Syrian troops advanced against rebels inside a key town. ...

Libyan National Army Destroys Plan to Build Turkish Base in Misrata | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-08-19 17:18

Pentagon says Syria safe zone agreement with Turkey will come in ‘stages’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
WASHINGTON,— An agreement between the United States and Turkey to establish a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria will be implemented gradually, with some operations beginning soon, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday. “We are curren ...

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. ...

Kurdish forces attack Turkish military base in Afrin, injure two

Rûdaw - 2019-08-09 19:10

Many Turkish soldiers killed as HRE hits military base in Afrin

ANF - 2019-08-09 16:08
HRE fighters carried out a retaliation action following the Turkish attack on villages of Shera, killing many soldiers of the Turkish army. ...

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

Tv7israelnews - 2019-08-07 13:49

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

JNS - 2019-08-06 06:14

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. ...

Iraq aims to build naval base in Basra: Defence Minister

Rûdaw - 2019-07-29 10:07
Defence Minister says the base would boost Basra's economy ...

Thousands marched to the International Coalition base in Kobane

ANF - 2019-07-23 10:30
Thousands of people marched to the International Coalition base in Kobane to protest Turkish threats of invasion. ...

Drone drops explosives on base in north Iraq, wounding 2

Seattle Times - 2019-07-19 17:51
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi security officials say an unmanned drone has dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in northern Iraq, wounding two people. Two officials said the incident occurred overnight on the base in Amerli, i ...