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SDF Accuses Russia of Pushing Turkey to Attack Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-16 17:26
ERBIL - The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has accused Russia of pushing Turkey to attack the Syrian Kurdish forces in Manbij and the east of Euphrates, a report said in Sunday. "Russia has frozen the campaign on Idlib because Turkey pledged to ...

Did Hakan Fidan have Idlib on the agenda in the US visit?

ANF - 2018-12-13 16:01
Erdogan’s threats of invasion yesterday are not to be ignored. The declaration of mobilization by the Northern and Eastern Syrian Autonomous Administration shows the extent and reach of the threat. ...

Erdogan’s gangs violently murder civilian for ransom

ANF - 2018-12-10 15:05
Turkish state allied gangs murdered a civilian they abducted in Idlib for ransom by cutting off his limbs when they couldn’t get the money they asked. ...

Turkish opportunism in Idlib frustrating Astana partners | Arab News

Arabnews - 2018-12-10 06:49

Demilitarized Zone in Idlib: Erdogan, Putin Agree on Steps towards Establishment

BAS News - 2018-12-02 21:14
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has agreed with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on steps to implement the Syria’s Idlib demilitarized zone agreement during their meeting in Buenos Aires on the sidelines of the G20 summit, Russian FM ...

Putin: Turkey has not yet managed to achieve everything in Idlib as planned

Gulan Media - 2018-12-02 13:17

UN warns air raids in Syria's Idlib could ignite 'gigantic powder keg'

Rûdaw - 2018-11-29 23:37

Crumbling Idlib truce tops agenda as Iran, Turkey and Russia meet in Astana - The National

Thenational - 2018-11-28 18:48

'No escalation in Idlib' theme of 11th round of Astana talks

Rûdaw - 2018-11-28 14:44
Alleged chemical attack in Aleppo overshadows Astana peace talks ...

Alleged Syria chemical attack: Is the Idlib deal in peril?

Rûdaw - 2018-11-26 22:40
The Russia-Turkey deal staved off a regime offensive ...

Shelling kills five in Syria's Idlib despite agreed buffer zone - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-11-25 01:57

Raed Fares: Syria radio host shot dead in Idlib

BBC - 2018-11-24 02:40
Raed Fares spent years speaking out against Syria's government and militants. Now he has been silenced. ...

Syria attacks Turkish-Russian demilitarised zone in Idlib - Al-Masdar | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-11-18 23:33

Syrian army shells demilitarised zone in Idlib, undermining Russian-Turkish deal - The National

Thenational - 2018-11-18 11:23

Rebels say Syrian army steps up attacks in Idlib

Reuters - 2018-11-18 00:14
Syrian rebels said on Saturday the Syrian army and their allies were intensifying attacks on a demilitarised zone in the northwest in an attempt to undermine a Russian-Turkish deal that has averted a major offensive on their last stronghold. ...

Russia says militants, moderates still not separated in Syria’s Idlib

Gulan Media - 2018-11-15 19:26

Al Nusra sabotiert das Abkommen Ankaras und Moskaus

IMPN - 2018-11-06 03:24
Die al-Nusra-Front sabotiert das Abkommen Ankaras und Moskaus, wonach in Idlib eine entmilitarisierte Zone errichtet werden soll. Die Türkei droht mit einer Militärintervention. ...

Bundesregierung hilft Idlib-Rebellen in Syrien

IMPN - 2018-11-04 00:17
Deutschland unterstützt Oppositionelle im syrischen Idlib. Das könnte Russland provozieren - und die Türkei. Deren Armee will mehr Kurdenstellungen bombardieren. ...

Syrian Regime Kills Ten Civilians in Demilitarized Zone

BAS News - 2018-11-02 17:54
ERBIL - At least ten civilians were killed on Friday in bombardments carried out by the Syrian regime on the country's northwestern Idlib demilitarized zone. Daily Sabah reported that the Syrian government and Iranian-backed militias have been shelling t ...

Trump and Erdogan discuss Rojava’s Manbij escalates

Waar Media - 2018-11-01 20:32
U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium July 11, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US President Donald Trump discussed Manbij and Idlib in Rojava ( ...

Russia blames rebels in Syria's Idlib of trying to wreck Russian-Turkish cease-fire - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-11-01 19:47

Four regime fighters killed in Syria's Idlib: monitor

Alaraby - 2018-11-01 19:35

Russia says militants trying to wreck deal over Syria's Idlib: Ifax

Reuters - 2018-11-01 16:17
Russia accused rebels in Syria's Idlib Province on Thursday of trying to wreck a Russian-Turkish initiative to create a demilitarized zone in the insurgent-held region, the Interfax news agency reported. ...

49 Millionen Euro für Assad-Gegner: Bundesregierung hilft Idlib-Rebellen in Syrien - Politik - Tagesspiegel

Tagesspiegel - 2018-11-01 11:39

25. October 2018 – Syria summit in Istanbul: Without peace in Afrin, there is no permanent ceasefire in Idlib

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2018-10-31 01:52

Syrien wirft Türkei Vertragsbruch in Idlib vor

IMPN - 2018-10-30 18:22
Syrien wirft der Türkei vor, die vereinbarte Entwaffnung islamistischer Milizen in der nordsyrischen Provinz Idlib nicht umzusetzen. ...

Syrian FM: Turkey not implementing Idlib deal

Waar Media - 2018-10-30 10:30
Syria’s foreign minister Walid al-Moualem. WAAR-DUHOK: The Syrian government has accused Turkey of failing to meet obligations set out in an agreement with Russia to create a demilitarized zone free of jihadists in the northwest, at odds with the Russian ...

Vierer-Gipfel zu Syrien in Istanbul

IMPN - 2018-10-28 02:46
In Istanbul hat der Vierer-Gipfel zum Syrien-Konflikt begonnen. Im Zentrum des Treffens stehen die Lage in der letzten syrischen Rebellenbastion Idlib sowie Schritte zu einer politischen Lösung des siebenjährigen Bürgerkriegs. ...

Macron says will be vigilant to ensure Syria ceasefire respected

Reuters - 2018-10-27 22:53
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday that the international community would be watching to make sure that Russia and Turkey respect an agreement they have negotiated to create a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib region. ...

Investing Diplomatically in Idlib

International Crisis Group - 2018-10-26 15:26
The Sochi agreement between Russia and Turkey succeeded in averting a Syrian regime offensive in Idlib. In this excerpt from our Watch List 2018 annual early-warning update for European policy makers, Crisis Group urges the EU and its member states to co ...

25. Oktober 2018 – Syrien-Gipfel in Istanbul: Ohne Frieden in Afrin gibt es keine dauerhafte Waffenruhe in Idlib

Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker e.V. (GfbV) - 2018-10-26 04:24

Syrien-Gipfel in Istanbul: Ohne Frieden in Afrin gibt es keine dauerhafte Waffenruhe in Idlib

Presseportal - 2018-10-25 23:29
Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker e.V.: Menschenrechte müssen beim Gipfeltreffen Thema sein Kanzlerin Merkel soll Rückzug der türkischen Truppen aus Nordsyrien fordern Vor dem Istanbuler Syrien-Gipfel hat die Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker (GfbV) geforde ...

Watch List 2018 – Third Update

International Crisis Group - 2018-10-25 17:27
Crisis Group’s third update to our Watch List 2018 includes entries on economic reforms in Libya, preserving the fragile quiet in Syria’s Idlib province, addressing the plight of civilians in eastern Ukraine, supporting Colombia's uneasy peace process an ...

„In Idlib ist noch alles offen“

Civaka Azad - 2018-10-24 04:50
ISKU | Informationsstelle Kurdistan e.V. Teil 1 – Auszüge eines aktuellen Interviews mit Rıza Altun, Exekutivratsmitglied der Gemeinschaft der Gesellschaften Kurdistans (KCK), über die unklare Lage in Idlib, die schwache Position der Türkei und die Inter ...

UN Delivers Hundreds of Tons of Humanitarian Aid to Syria's Idlib

BAS News - 2018-10-19 06:20
ERBIL - The UN sent on Thursday 30 trucks of humanitarian assistance to the province of Idlib in northwestern Syria. The convoy, which was carrying some 600 tons of humanitarian aid, passed through Cilvegozu border gate in the district of Reyhanli in sou ...

Russia and Turkey give more time for Idlib deal in Syria: U.N. 18/10/2018 World

KNNC - 2018-10-18 16:08

Russia and Turkey give more time for Idlib deal in Syria: U.N.

Reuters - 2018-10-18 14:12
Russia and Turkey plan to give more time for the implementation of their de-escalation deal in the Syrian province of Idlib, a "great relief" for an area of 3 million civilians, U.N. humanitarian adviser Jan Egeland told reporters on Thursday. ...

U.S. says some militants withdrawing from Syria's Idlib

Reuters - 2018-10-17 17:17
Some militants have withdrawn from the demilitarization zone in Idlib following a deal between Russia and Turkey on the northwestern Syrian region, a U.S. official said on Wednesday. ...

Militants Fail To Leave Buffer Zone In Syria's Idlib Under Russia-Turkey Deal

Rferl - 2018-10-16 14:21

Komên radîkal li Idlibê li dijî rêkevtina Putin û Erdogan in

Rûdaw - 2018-10-15 11:14
Ew komên çekdar ên radîkal li ser wê nêrînê ne, ku bi cîbicîkirina rêkevtina navbera Putin û Erdogan, dawî li cîhadê tê ...

Syria’s Idlib buffer zone hangs in balance

Rûdaw - 2018-10-14 23:34
The buffer zone was meant to be free of jihadists by October 15 ...

Erdoğan: Turkey to remain in Syria’s Idlib, help people in need

Gulan Media - 2018-10-13 19:35

Demilitarized zone formed in Idlib, heavy arms taken: Turkey | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-10-11 14:09

Demilitarized zone around Syria's Idlib set up, Turkey says

Reuters - 2018-10-10 17:40
Turkey's defense ministry said on Wednesday the demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib has been formed and heavy weapons have been withdrawn, following an agreement by Russian and Turkish leaders in Sochi last month. ...

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib | The Modesto Bee

Modbee - 2018-10-10 12:56

The Calm Before the Storm in Idlib? | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2018-10-09 16:45

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib

Yahoo - 2018-10-09 15:43

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib | The Kansas City Star

Kansascity - 2018-10-09 15:05

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib - The Mainichi

Mainichi - 2018-10-09 13:53

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2018-10-09 07:21

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib | KSL.com

KSL - 2018-10-09 00:31

Turkey says Syrian rebels withdraw heavy weapons in Idlib | The Wichita Eagle

Kansas - 2018-10-08 16:26

Syrian rebels to complete withdrawal of heavy weapons from Idlib zone on Monday: Anadolu

Reuters - 2018-10-08 12:41
Syrian rebel groups will complete the withdrawal of heavy weaponry from a demilitarized zone agreed by Turkey and Russia in northwest Syria's Idlib on Monday, the state-owned Anadolu news agency said. ...

2 Syrian rebel groups begin pulling weapons in Idlib area - The Boston Globe

Bostonglobe - 2018-10-07 06:08

2 Syrian rebel groups begin pulling weapons in Idlib area

WSFA - 2018-10-07 03:56

Syrian rebels start to withdraw heavy weapons from Idlib buffer zone

Reuters - 2018-10-07 01:52
Syrian Turkey-backed rebel groups began to withdraw heavy weaponry from a demilitarized zone agreed by Turkey and Russia in northwest Syria on Saturday, rebels said. ...

Turkey, Russia say ‘military action unnecessary in Idlib’

Gulan Media - 2018-10-05 04:18

Putin: Di demên nêzîk de ti operasyon li Idlibê nayê kirin

Rûpela Nû - 2018-10-04 12:40
Putin: Di demên nêzîk de ti operasyon li Idlibê nayê kirinSerokê Rûsyayê Vladimir Putin radigihîne, ti operasyonên leşkerî yên berfereh li Idlibê di demên nêzîk de birêve naçin û diyar kir, Tirkiye erkên xwe li Idlibê bicih tîne. ...

Turkey will strengthen observation posts in Idlib, Erdogan says | Arab News

Arabnews - 2018-10-03 13:03

Rûsya û Tirkiyê li ser paşeroja Idlibê nakok in

Rûdaw - 2018-10-02 01:11
Her aliyek rêkeftina Soçî bi awayekî cuda şirove dike ...

No heavy weapon withdrawal from demilitarized zone in Idlib yet

Kurdistan24 - 2018-10-01 20:08

Syria rebels deny withdrawal from Idlib buffer zone

Reuters - 2018-10-01 12:10
The Failaq al-Sham rebel faction in northwest Syria has denied a report saying it withdrew forces and heavy arms from a demilitarized zone agreed by Turkey and Russia. ...

Syrian rebel group won’t abandon front lines in Idlib province to Russia and Turkey deal | National Post

Nationalpost - 2018-10-01 00:56

Syrian rebel group says it won’t abandon front-line positions in Idlib - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2018-09-30 17:34

Flash - Protesters in Syria's Idlib demand regime release detainees - France 24

France24 - 2018-09-30 12:01

Russia vows no safe passage for Syria jihadists in Idlib

Rûdaw - 2018-09-29 12:36
"They have to be eliminated or there has to be a judicial process ...

Turkish intelligence holds talks with Syria's rebels for demilitarized zone in Idlib: monitor - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-09-28 23:40

Tripartite summit in Tehran: Idlib operation and the end of terrorist crisis in Syria - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2018-09-27 07:04

What will Turkey do next in Idlib? | Turkey | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2018-09-25 16:41

Das Ziel der Türkei den Abzug der radikalen Islamisten aus Idlib

IMPN - 2018-09-24 21:43
Die große Frage ist nun, wie Ankara Moskau davon überzeugen kann, dass die radikalen Gruppen in Idlib der Einrichtung der demilitarisierten Zone zustimmen und ihre schweren Waffen abgeben werden. ...

Turkey seeks to use Idlib deal to gain another foothold in Syria, faces high risks | | AW

Thearabweekly - 2018-09-22 19:26

Thousands head home to Syria's Idlib after Russia, Turkey reach deal on demilitarised buffer zone in rebel bastion - Firstpost

Firstpost - 2018-09-21 17:46

Turkey, Russia agree on Idlib demilitarized zone borders

Rûdaw - 2018-09-21 17:28
Talks now focus on separating jihadist groups from rebels in Idlib ...

Russia and Turkey Agree to Create Buffer Zone in Syria's Idlib

Themoscowtimes - 2018-09-19 19:06

Thousands head home in Syria's Idlib after deal – monitor

Rappler - 2018-09-19 15:27

Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria’s Idlib, World News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2018-09-19 09:50

Poetin en Erdogan eens over gedemilitariseerde zone in Idlib | NOS

NOS - 2018-09-19 02:01

Iran welcomes Russia, Turkey deal on Syrian rebel-held Idlib

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-18 22:02
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi speaks during a press conference in Tehran. (Photo: Archive) ...

War-weary Syrians eye Idlib deal with uneasy relief

Rûdaw - 2018-09-18 21:11
'For eight years, we civilians have paid the price of all the battles in Syria' ...

Russia and Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib by 15 October - Firstpost

Firstpost - 2018-09-18 20:54

The Fiji Times » Russia and Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria’s Idlib

Fijitimes - 2018-09-18 20:54

Syria’s Idlib Wins Welcome Reprieve with Russia-Turkey Deal

International Crisis Group - 2018-09-18 20:52
After weeks of escalatory rhetoric, Russia has partnered with Turkey in a deal to avert an all-out assault on Idlib, the last stronghold of Syria’s armed rebellion. International actors seeking to end the Syrian war should embrace the agreement. ...

Turkey will coordinate military activities with Russia in Idlib, Anadolu says

Reuters - 2018-09-18 17:44
Turkey will continue its military activities in Syria's Idlib in coordination with Russia, as it has done up until now, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar was quoted as saying by the state-run Anadolu news agency on Tuesday. ...

Russia, Turkey Reach 'Demilitarized Zone' Deal in Syria's Idlib | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2018-09-18 11:58

Berdevkê YPG: Em neçûne Idlibê

Avesta Kurd - 2018-09-18 09:31
YPGê ragihand ku hêzên wan li Idlibê tune ne û ew beşdarî operasyona Idlibê nebûne. Di daxuyaniyeke nivîskî de, berdevkê Yekîneyên Parastina Gel, Nûrî Mehmûd ragihand ku ew nûçeyên behsa beşdarbûna hêzên wan di operasyona Idlibê de dikin, nerast in. Nûrî ...

Putin, Erdogan agree on Buffer Zone in Syria’s Idlib

Waar Media - 2018-09-18 08:52
WAAR-DUHOK: Russian and Turkish troops are to enforce a new demilitarized zone in Syria’s Idlib region from which “radical” rebels will be required to withdraw by the middle of next month, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday after a meeting w ...

Russia, Turkey agree to create demilitarized buffer zone in Syria's Idlib [Video]

Yahoo - 2018-09-18 04:25

Russia and Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-09-18 03:21

Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib

Reuters - 2018-09-17 22:08
The leaders of Turkey and Russia said on Monday they had agreed to create a demilitarized buffer zone in Syria's Idlib province to separate Syrian government troops from rebel forces, with Turkish and Russian soldiers patrolling the zone to ensure it is r ...

Turkey, Russia agree Idlib demilitarized zone, Erdogan says

Reuters - 2018-09-17 22:08
Turkey and Russia decided to form a demilitarized zone between rebels and government forces in Syria's Idlib region, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. ...

Russia and Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib

Reuters - 2018-09-17 22:08
Russian and Turkish troops are to enforce a new demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib region from which "radical" rebels will be required to withdraw by the middle of next month, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday after a meeting with his Turki ...

Turkey and Russia to create demilitarised zone in Idlib

Irishtimes - 2018-09-17 20:21

Moscow, Ankara Agree on Establishing Demilitarized Zone in Idlib

BAS News - 2018-09-17 19:43
ERBIL - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart have agreed on a "demilitarized zone" between militants and government troops in Syria’s Idlib, a report said on Monday evening, adding that the two leaders focused on solving the crisi ...

Turkey, Russia announce agreement to create demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-17 19:11

Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib

Yahoo - 2018-09-17 19:00

World News Summary: Typhoon in East Asia; Talks on Syria's Idlib and more | Devdiscourse News

Devdiscourse - 2018-09-17 17:44

Presidents Erdogan, Putin to meet in Sochi on Monday as Idlib looms

Rûdaw - 2018-09-17 15:39
The Kremlin confirmed the meeting and that the situation in Syria will be on the agenda ...

Fearing attacks from above, Syrians in Idlib head underground

Rûdaw - 2018-09-17 15:39
"We're expanding it out, then we'll paint it and put stairs at the entrance so you can go up and down easily ...

Erdogan: Turkey plans to strengthen military positions in Syria’s Idlib

Waar Media - 2018-09-17 12:46
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey is determined to continue strengthening its military positions in Syria’s Idlib province, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters upon returning from Azerbaijan on Monday. “It is true that we have been strengthening the p ...

Activists: Turkey beefing up its troops in Syria's Idlib

WBTW - 2018-09-17 06:21

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