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U.S. troops begin pulling out of Syria, leaving Kurds without support | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-11-15 21:14
Roadside Bomb Hits College Students Bus in DiyalaBAS News - 2019-11-13 10:40
ERBIL — A roadside bomb on Wednesday exploded in Diyala province while a bus carrying college students was passing by, leaving several students injured. Media reports said the explosion took place near Jalabi village, some 27 kilometers to the east of Ba ...
Syrian Kurds' military leader tells U.S. diplomat that 'you are leaving us to be slaughtered' | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-11-12 23:21
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | New England Public RadioNEPR - 2019-11-11 17:57
Kurdistan 24: Turkish attack on Syria could have been stopped: US officialJustice for Kurds - 2019-11-07 00:35
WASHINGTON DC (Kurdistan 24) – Until Friday, Michael Mulroy was the Pentagon’s top official on the Middle East. Just before leaving his position as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East, Mulroy explained to Defense One that the US coul ...
As U.S. troops withdraw, others move into Syria to help guard oil fieldsNBC News - 2019-11-06 15:31
U.S. special operations forces who were targeting ISIS are leaving Syria. They're being replaced by infantry who are helping Syrian Kurds hold territory. ...
‘The Office’ Is Leaving Netflix, Will Be Moved to NBC Streaming ServiceThedailybeast - 2019-11-06 09:33
Letters: A different take on leaving the Kurds behind | Letters | theadvocate.comTheadvocate - 2019-11-02 00:33
U.S. mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil -Pentagon | NasdaqNasdaq - 2019-10-31 21:37
Are Iraqi Kurds leaving Islam to embrace Zoroastrianism?Globalvillagespace - 2019-10-31 19:29
Opinion: Bummed about ‘The Office’ leaving Netflix? Get used to it - Los Angeles TimesLatimes - 2019-10-27 23:38
Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, Damascus welcomes moveReuters - 2019-10-27 21:59
The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Sunday it had agreed to withdraw more than 30 km (19 miles) from the Turkish border, an announcement welcomed by Damascus which said Turkey should now end its "aggression" in northeast Syria. ...
Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, Damascus welcomes move | News | The Mighty 790 KFGOKFGO - 2019-10-27 15:38
Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, Damascus welcomes move - ReutersReuters - 2019-10-27 15:27
Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, ...Trust - 2019-10-27 15:08
Turkish proxies and Syrian Kurds clash leaving 15 dead Turkey and the militias it backs launched a cross-border attack against the Kurdish-held north-east Syria earlier this month October 27, 2019The National AE - 2019-10-27 12:20
Exclusive: Military leader of Syrian Kurds tells US 'you are leaving us to be slaughtered'Cbs58 - 2019-10-26 11:00
Donald Trump endorses ethnic cleansing of Kurds saying they are leaving 'Safe Zone' for other areas | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-10-25 19:34
Kurds throw potatoes at U.S. convoy leaving northern SyriaHotair - 2019-10-25 13:07
U.S. Weighs Leaving More Troops, Sending Battle Tanks to Syria - WSJWSJ - 2019-10-25 02:42
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | KRWGKRWG - 2019-10-25 02:35
"The Office" Netflix: "The Office" is leaving Netflix in 2021 — and heading to NBC's streaming service - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-10-24 22:47
HBO Max: "Friends" is leaving Netflix in 2020 - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-10-24 17:46
Trump lifts Turkey sanctions as Russia calls the shots in Syria ceasefireCBS News - 2019-10-24 16:05
A Russian news agency says Kurdish forces have started leaving northern Syria, with Russian troops moving to enforce a ceasefire along the Turkish border. President Trump has lifted sanctions against Turkey as a reward for making a deal with Russia to sto ...
Russia says U.S. ‘betrayed’ Syrian Kurds by withdrawing its forces from northern SyriaE-Kurd - 2019-10-23 16:19
MOSCOW,— The Kremlin on Wednesday accused Washington of betraying the Kurds by withdrawing its forces from Syrian Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in northern Syria and leaving allies alone in the face of a Turkish offensive. To international surprise, US P ...
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | BPRBPR - 2019-10-23 14:53
Iraqi Kurds turn to Zoroastrianism as faith, identity entwineE-Kurd - 2019-10-23 12:06
DARBANDIKHAN, Iraqi Kurdistan,— In a ceremony at an ancient, ruined temple in Iraqi Kurdistan, Faiza Fuad joined a growing number of Kurds who are leaving Islam to embrace the faith of their ancestors — Zoroastrianism. Years of violence by the Islamic St ...
Iraqi military issue threat to 'unwelcome' US troops leaving Syria | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2019-10-23 11:46
Retired Air Force Colonel Kim Olson calls decision to leave Syria "immoral"CBS News - 2019-10-23 03:15
The ceasefire agreement between the U.S. and Turkey in Syria expired today, as American troops begin leaving the region. Retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Kim Olson calls President Trump's decision to leave America's Kurdish allies "immoral." Olson joined "R ...
Kurdish civilians throw potatoes, stones at US military vehicles leaving Syria - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)ABC - 2019-10-23 01:11
Pentagon chief says American troops leaving Syria will conduct anti-ISIS operations from IraqMarinecorpstimes - 2019-10-22 21:29
No Permission for US Troops Leaving Syria to Stay in IraqBAS News - 2019-10-22 20:06
ERBIL - The Iraqi military said on Tuesday that the US forces withdrawing from Syria have no permission to stay in Iraq, noting that they can be in the country in transit only. The Iraqi military also contradicted a statement by the Pentagon which said t ...
Iraq: US troops leaving Syria have no approval to stayAl Jazeera - 2019-10-22 13:47
Nearly 1,000 US troops withdrawing from northern Syria can only enter Kurdish region in transit, Iraq's army says. ...
Trump’s Syria withdrawal is ‘disaster’ for Israel, leaving it on its own against Iran, supporters say – MondoweissMondoweiss - 2019-10-22 07:10
Trump justifies leaving Kurds in Turkey's path | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-10-21 22:59
Kurdish bystanders reportedly hurled rotten fruit at U.S. soldiers leaving SyriaTheweek - 2019-10-21 20:39
Trump Weighs Leaving Small Number of Troops in Syria - WSJWSJ - 2019-10-21 18:33
U.S. mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil: PentagonReuters - 2019-10-21 18:16
The Pentagon is considering keeping some U.S. troops near oilfields in northeastern Syria alongside Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to help deny oil to Islamic State militants, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday. ...
U.S. mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil: Pentagon - ReutersReuters - 2019-10-21 17:44
U.S. mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil - Pentagon - ReutersReuters - 2019-10-21 16:55
Dobbins and Martini: US, Turkey, Syria: What is possible (and impossible) for the Kurds nowFOX News - 2019-10-21 16:45
The real choices before the Trump administration in eastern Syria were: staying indefinitely; preparing an orderly exit, thereby opening the way for the return of the Syrian state and its allies; or leaving suddenly without warning. The administration ult ...
U.S. mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil: Pentagon | News | WSAUWSAU - 2019-10-21 14:39
POLITICO Playbook: NOT COMING HOME: Trump considers leaving troops in Syria - POLITICOPolitico - 2019-10-21 13:09
Trump Considering Leaving Hundreds Of Troops In Syria After All: ReportHuffpost - 2019-10-21 07:42
The U.S. negotiated a cease-fire to stop the fighting in Syria, but the deal was largely seen as a win for Turkey. ...
CHEAT SHEET: United States pulls out of Syria leaving Kurds to fend for themselves themselves - Elon News NetworkElonnewsnetwork - 2019-10-21 07:05
U.S. troops leaving Syria for western Iraq as Kurds pull back amid cease-fireNBC News - 2019-10-21 06:22
President Trump has praised the cease-fire deal with Turkey for allowing U.S. forces to come home, but Defense Secretary Mark Esper said nearly all U.S. troops in Syria will move to western Iraq “to help defend Iraq and … perform a counter-ISIS mission.” ...
Pentagon chief says US troops leaving Syria for western Iraq | KTULKTUL - 2019-10-21 06:21
Syria: US Forces Destroy Their Base as Leaving for IraqBAS News - 2019-10-20 21:00
ERBIL - The US forces destroyed their base located in Syria's Tall Baydar on Sunday, as they were leaving for Iraq. Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that the US base was completely destroyed after the foreign country's forces withdrew from the uni ...
U.S. troops leaving Syria for western Iraq as Kurds look to withdraw amid cease-fireNBC News - 2019-10-20 20:33
U.S. forces have been pulling out of northern Syria amid growing chaos after Turkey invaded the region earlier this month. ...
Turkey's hat trick: US troops leaving Syria as Kurds head southHotair - 2019-10-20 20:06
US troops leaving Syria will go to Iraq, says Pentagon chief - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-10-20 19:22
US troops leaving Syria will go to Iraq, says Pentagon chief - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-10-20 18:01
‘Friends’ Leaving Netflix in 2020 for WarnerMedia’s HBO Max Platform – Rolling StoneRollingstone - 2019-10-20 17:26
Trump: 1,000 US Troops Leaving Syria to Remain in the Region to Stop ISIS RevivalTheepochtimes - 2019-10-20 14:26
Atlanta Kurds struggle with impact of U.S. troops leaving SyriaAJC - 2019-10-18 14:23
“Not our border” President Trump defends decision to pull troops our of SyriaWarIsBoring - 2019-10-18 06:23
Caitlin M. Kenney Stars and Stripes President Donald Trump on Wednesday called Syrian Kurds “no angels” as he defended his recent decision to remove American troops from the war-torn country, leaving the U.S. ally to fight off an invading Turkish force. “ ...
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | Iowa Public RadioIowapublicradio - 2019-10-17 14:31
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | 90.5 WESAWESA - 2019-10-17 12:40
A novel idea: Leaving Hollywood for Jerusalem - Diaspora - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-10-17 09:30
Ignatius: U.S. troops tell of shame, outrage at leaving Kurds | HeraldNet.comHeraldnet - 2019-10-17 07:41
US troops leaving Syria set to remain in region to prevent IS revival | SBS NewsSBS - 2019-10-17 03:37
Natalie Morales confirms she's leaving Access Hollywood after reports Mario Lopez is replacing her | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-10-16 22:42
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | KASUKASU - 2019-10-16 20:17
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | Georgia Public BroadcastingGpbnews - 2019-10-16 19:51
Autonomous Administration in Europe: Take action!ANF - 2019-10-16 19:26
The European Representation of the Autonomous Administration appealed on Kurds to unite, leaving all differences aside. The Representation urged Kurds and their friends living in Europe to stand up against the Turkish occupation. ...
After decades in Hollywood, Amoeba Music is leaving. But where to?KCRW - 2019-10-16 19:09
This Is the Worst! ‘The Office’ Is Leaving Netflix | RELEVANT MagazineRelevantmagazine - 2019-10-16 12:59
Michael Jackson’s Hollywood star needs round the clock police protection amid fears it’ll be smashed up over Leaving Neverland documentaryThesun - 2019-10-16 10:11
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | KRCCKRCC - 2019-10-16 09:19
HBO Drops ‘Vice News Tonight,’ Josh Tyrangiel Leaving: Hollywood ReporterThedailybeast - 2019-10-16 06:38
News Brief: Turkish Offensive, U.S. Troops Leaving Syria, Trump Adviser Fiona Hill | KCURKCUR - 2019-10-16 01:20
Kevin Spacey and legal counsel seen leaving swanky Hollywood hotel where Netflix lawyer is staying | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-10-15 23:28
Most US troops leaving Syria as Turkish invasion pushes further into Kurdish territory - Task & PurposeTaskandpurpose - 2019-10-15 23:10
Leader of Syrian Kurds tells US "you are leaving us to be slaughtered"MSN - 2019-10-15 06:23
Is Clint Eastwood Leaving Hollywood?Snopes - 2019-10-14 22:19
Russian-backed Syrian forces storm Kurdish territory to counter TurksNew York Post - 2019-10-14 21:17
Russian-backed Syrian fighters wasted no time capitalizing on the US withdrawal from Syria Monday, deploying troops deep inside Kurdish territory south of the Turkish border less than 24 hours after Team Trump announced American forces would be leaving no ...
Foreign Journalists Leaving Syrian Kurdistan after SDF-Damascus DealBAS News - 2019-10-14 12:51
ERBIL — Foreign journalists covering the developments in the Syrian Kurdistan appear to be concerned with their safety after the deal between the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and the Syrian regime, deciding to leave the region. The Kurdish-led SDF reac ...
Kurdish journalist wounded in Turkish attack in Serekaniye diesANF - 2019-10-14 12:12
Turkish jets struck a convoy heading from Cizire to Serekaniye on Sunday, leaving 11 civilians dead and 74 others injured. ...
US seizes only two British Isis prisoners in Syria, leaving others | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-10-14 12:05
U.S. withdraws 1,000 troops from northern Syria, leaving Kurds to fight Turkish soldiers alone - WCBI TV | Your News LeaderWCBI - 2019-10-14 11:13
U.S. withdraws 1,000 troops from northern Syria, leaving Kurds to fight Turkish soldiers aloneCBS News - 2019-10-14 03:58
The U.S. plans to withdraw 1,000 troops from northern Syria. Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that it's "very smart not to be involved in the intense fighting." Turkish soldiers are attacking Kurdish fighters, who helped the U.S. combat ISIS. It's estimated ...
Syrian Kurds General: 'You Are Leaving Us To Be Slaughtered' | Newsmax.comNewsmax - 2019-10-13 21:12
Syria: Rep. Adam Kinzinger U.S. leaving Kurds "to the wolves" with "weak" Syria withdrawal on "Face the Nation" today - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-10-13 20:59
We may be in process of leaving Syria, but in no way have we abandoned the Kurds: Trump, World News | wionews.comWionews - 2019-10-13 19:26
U.S. leaving Kurds "to the wolves" with "weak" Syria withdrawal, Kinzinger saysCBS News - 2019-10-13 17:28
Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger of Illinois joins Margaret Brennan to discuss the U.S. withdrawal from northern Syria and the Turkish offensive against U.S. allies. ...
'You are leaving us to be slaughtered': Kurdish commander's plea to USNew Zealand Herald - 2019-10-13 11:48
A commander for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces told a senior US diplomat that the US was leaving them to be "slaughtered" as Turkey continues targeting America's allies in Syria. General Mazloum ... ...
Nikki Haley: Trump's Syria decision is leaving US allies 'to die' - CNNPoliticsCNN - 2019-10-13 10:20
Trump: White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders Leaving Post – Al-Manar TV LebanonAlmanar - 2019-10-13 09:09
'The Office' is leaving Netflix for NBC's streaming service - CNN VideoCNN - 2019-10-13 07:04
Turkey advances in Syria: Kurds accuse US of leaving them to be ‘slaughtered’NEWS - 2019-10-13 00:38
'Leaving us to be slaughtered': Syrian Kurds commander condemns US pulloutWashingtonexaminer - 2019-10-13 00:07
Military leader of Syrian Kurds tells US 'you are leaving us to be slaughtered'CNN - 2019-10-12 23:07
US could have prevented Turkey's military action on SyriaAl Jazeera - 2019-10-12 20:28
Washington had ample opportunity to make arrangements acceptable to both Ankara and the Kurds before leaving Syria. ...