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Trump's Syria withdrawal is a game of Russian roulette - CNN

CNN - 2019-10-20 23:59

Turkey, Russia to Discuss Withdrawal of Syrian Kurds form Border Towns

BAS News - 2019-10-20 11:10
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, are expected to meet later this week and discuss the withdrawal of Syrian Kurdish fighters from the Minbij and Kobani, said Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavuso ...

Russian Media Cheers Trump’s Moves in Syria: ‘Putin Won the Lottery!’

Thedailybeast - 2019-10-20 01:07

Turkish and Kurdish forces clash despite ceasefire

CBS News - 2019-10-19 15:24
In Syria, Kurdish forces are accusing Turkey of failing to abide by the terms of the U.S.-brokered ceasefire. Its leaders are calling on Vice President Mike Pence to take responsibility for its enforcement. It comes as Russian leaders reportedly huddled i ...

Wildfires spread in remote Siberia, Russian Far East | WEAR

Weartv - 2019-10-19 15:14

Fact-checking Trump on the Kurds: Yes, they are more unsafe now. No, they aren’t more threatening than ISIS.

Washington Post - 2019-10-19 15:00
Trump’s recent statements on the matter have been, to quote the office of the Russian President Vladimir Putin, “highly unusual.” Other comments have been downright wrong or misleading. ...

Lindsey Graham Got A Russian Prank Call, But They Didn't Offer Any Nakey Trump Pics :( - Wonkette

Wonkette - 2019-10-18 22:15

Trump says he does not blame Turkey for buying Russian air defence system | The Star Online

Thestar - 2019-10-18 20:05

Al-Jaafari: Iraq intends to buy Russian missile defence system – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-18 01:55

Putin, an Iran Ally, Says the Saudis Should Buy Russian Air Defense Systems After Drone Attack

Cnsnews - 2019-10-17 13:23

High-level Russian, Turkish meeting ends without clear outcome

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-17 12:34

Trump parrots Russian talking points in defending Syria pullout - Insider

Insider - 2019-10-17 07:20

Trump Dismisses Concerns Over Kurds, Russian Expansion in Syria - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-10-17 06:34

Russian shadow falls over Syria as Kurds open door for Assad | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-17 01:31

Trump officials dispatched to Turkey as Russian troops sweep into area abandoned by U.S. retreat - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2019-10-16 22:01

Syria regime forces enter Kobani under deal with Kurds: monitor

E-Kurd - 2019-10-16 21:48
KOBANI, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syrian regime troops and Russian soldiers on Wednesday entered the key border Kurdish town of Kobani, following a deal struck with Kurdish authorities amid a deadly Turkish offensive, a war monitor said. “Syrian regime and Russ ...

Russian soldiers filmed at hurriedly abandoned US base after Trump ordered Syria troop withdrawal | The Independent

Independent - 2019-10-16 20:43

Syrian Observatory: Russian forces cross Euphrates, reach area outside Kobani in northern Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-16 15:30
Russian forces have crossed the Euphrates river in northern Syria and reached areas outside the city of Kobani, pushing eastward with Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the Syrian Observatory said on Wednesday. ...

Western coalition was pushing Syrian Kurds towards separatism, Lavrov says

TASS - 2019-10-16 13:54
The world is now faced with the effects of this "shortsighted policy," the Russian foreign minister said ...

Russian girl, 12, dies after being sucked into a swimming pool pump | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-16 13:15

I'm not a Russian asset! Tulsi Gabbard makes bizarre boast during 2020 debate | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-16 13:14

Russian top diplomat warns Greeks of facing same fate as Kurds – EURACTIV.com

Euractiv - 2019-10-16 10:09

Russian forces move to fill vacuum left by U.S. troops in Northern Syria

NBC News - 2019-10-16 02:26
Russia announced today its military units are patrolling areas in Northern Syria, a major sign that Moscow is moving to fill the void left by the withdrawal of U.S. troops as Turkey continues its assault on Kurds in the region. ...

Russian forces patrolling between Syrian, Turkish troops

E-Kurd - 2019-10-16 00:11
MOSCOW,— Russia said Thursday it was patrolling in areas along the “line of contact” between Syrian and Turkish forces, as the US-led coalition in Syria confirmed it had pulled its troops from the area. Russia’s defence ministry said the patrols were tak ...

As U.S. Pulls Out of Syria, Russian Forces Swoop In - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-10-15 22:25

Lavrentiev denied Ankara’s operation cleared by Moscow in advance

ANF - 2019-10-15 15:45
Alexander Lavrentiev, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s envoy for Syria, said: "We had always urged Turkey to show restraint and always considered some kind of military operation on Syrian territory unacceptable.” ...

Press review: Huge deals seal Putin's Saudi tour and Turkey pushes Kurds into Assad’s arms

TASS - 2019-10-15 14:57
Top stories in the Russian press on Tuesday, October 15 ...

Kremlin envoy calls Turkish military operation in Syria 'unacceptable'

Reuters - 2019-10-15 14:07
The Kremlin's envoy for Syria on Tuesday called Turkey's military offensive in northeast Syria "unacceptable" and denied Ankara's operation had been cleared by Moscow in advance, Russian news agencies reported. ...

Russia's military police patrol contact line between Syrian, Turkish forces: RIA

Reuters - 2019-10-15 13:38
Russian military police are patrolling the contact line between Syrian and Turkish forces in northern Syria, the RIA news agency cited Russia's defense ministry as saying on Tuesday. ...

Russian Women Stranded in Syrian ISIS Prison Seek Help as Turkey Mounts Offensive – RTVI - The Moscow Times

Themoscowtimes - 2019-10-15 12:55

Putin turns on Erdogan as Russian leader doubts Turkey's ability to control ISIS prisoners | World | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-10-15 11:21

Republican Rep Says Kurds Allying With Syrian Government 'Not an Ideal Outcome,' But Blames Congress Over Trump

Newsweek - 2019-10-15 01:39
Following Trump's order to withdraw U.S. forces, the Kurds have allied with the Iranian and Russian-backed government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. ...

Russian rappers battle police over protests

BBC - 2019-10-15 01:31
Several Russian musicians have released songs to denounce police actions during recent protests in Moscow. ...

Russian-backed Syrian forces storm Kurdish territory to counter Turks

New 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 ...

The New York Times: Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’

Justice for Kurds - 2019-10-14 02:51
WASHINGTON — American commandos were working alongside Kurdish forces at an outpost in eastern Syria last year when they were attacked by columns of Syrian government tanks and hundreds of troops, including Russian mercenaries. In the next hours, the Amer ...

EXCLUSIVE-Damascus, Kurdish-led SDF held talks at Russian airbase -Kurdish politician

Yahoo - 2019-10-14 02:00

Five killed in Russian 'liquid jet propulsion - CNN

CNN - 2019-10-14 00:03

Exclusive: Damascus, Kurdish-led SDF held talks at Russian airbase - Kurdish politician

Yahoo - 2019-10-13 20:47

Exclusive: Damascus, Kurdish-led SDF held talks at Russian airbase - Kurdish politician - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-13 20:04

Exclusive: Damascus, Kurdish-led SDF held talks at Russian airbase - Kurdish politician

Reuters - 2019-10-13 20:02
The Syrian government and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces have been holding negotiations at a Russian airbase in Syria, a Syrian Kurdish politician told Reuters on Sunday, expressing hope for a deal that would halt a Turkish attack. ...

Kurds Consider Asking for Russian No-Fly Zone as Moscow Demands Foreign Armies Leave Syria | Common Dreams Views

Commondreams - 2019-10-13 19:00

Survivors in blaze that killed 14 on board Russian navy’s deep sea research vessel - Independent.ie

Independent - 2019-10-13 18:11

‘They Got Him’: US Sen. Graham Duped by Russian Pranksters, Calls Kurds ‘Threat’ to Turkey - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-10-13 00:59

Russian senior diplomat, Syrian opposition politician discuss situation in northern Syria

TASS - 2019-10-12 19:31
On October 9, Ankara launched an offensive in north Syria dubbed Operation Peace Spring, which began with airstrikes on Kurdish units ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign as ISIS strikes Kurds Russian president Vladimir Putin warned Turkey's campaign could lead to a resurgence of the extremist group October 11, 2019

The National AE - 2019-10-11 23:47

Putin says Turkey's Syria operation may allow militants to escape: Ifax

Reuters - 2019-10-11 12:33
Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Friday that Islamic State militants held in northeast Syria could escape as a result of a Turkish military operation there, the Interfax news agency reported. ...

Putin warns jailed militants may escape amid Turkey's Syria operation: Ifax

Reuters - 2019-10-11 11:46
Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Friday that Islamic State militants held in northeast Syria could escape from jail as a result of a Turkish military operation there, the Interfax news agency reported. ...

Lindsey Graham tells Russian pranksters Kurds are a 'threat' - contradicting what he publicly said | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-11 06:41

Lindsey Graham called Kurdish forces a 'threat' to Turkey in hoax call with Russian pranksters - CNNPolitics

CNN - 2019-10-11 02:35

Graham Tricked By Russian Prank Call, Called Kurds a ‘Problem’ for Turkey

Yahoo - 2019-10-11 02:04

Lindsey Graham Tricked By Russian Prank Call, Called Kurds a 'Problem' for Turkey | National Review

Nationalreview - 2019-10-11 00:31

Press review: Normandy Four summit in peril and Erdogan’s assault against the Kurds

TASS - 2019-10-10 13:36
Top stories in the Russian press on Thursday, October 10 ...

A Possible Step Toward Peace in Eastern Ukraine

International Crisis Group - 2019-10-09 19:31
Kyiv has accepted the Steinmeier formula, a mechanism for jump-starting implementation of the peace deal for parts of eastern Ukraine held by Russian-backed separatists since 2014. This decision is welcome, but the Ukrainian government should step carefu ...

US policy on Kurds may affect entire Middle East region — Russian top diplomat

TASS - 2019-10-09 12:25
The foreign minister doubted the US would indeed withdraw troops from Syria ...

Iran unveils missile defence ‘better than Russian S-300 and US Patriot’ systems – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-09 00:32

Kurdistan Region President Receives Foreign Minister of Russian Federation

KRG-Spain - 2019-10-09 00:05
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 07 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received Russia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sergey Lavrov.. President Barzani conveyed his appreciation to President Vladimir Putin and Russia for supporting the Kurdistan Region duri ...

Russia, Turkey discuss northeast Syria amid tensions

Reuters - 2019-10-08 15:37
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed the situation in northeast Syria with his Turkish counterpart by phone on Tuesday, the foreign ministry said, amid tensions over a possible Turkish military operation there. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan urges Russia to help Kurds in Syria

TASS - 2019-10-08 14:38
The head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party"expressed worries regarding the future of Kurds in Syria to the Russian Foreign Minister and asked that Russia play its role in case of any event or change" ...

Kurdistan Region President Receives Foreign Minister of Russian Federation

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-08 13:59
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 07 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani received Russia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sergey Lavrov.. President Barzani conveyed his appreciation to President Vladimir Putin and Russia for supporting the Kurdistan Region dur ...

Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov arrives in Iraqi Kurdistan, meets with officials

E-Kurd - 2019-10-08 12:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrived Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Erbil on late Monday, following his visit to Baghdad and was received by Prime Minister of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Masrour ...

Russian Foreign Minister meets with KDP leader Masoud Barzani, discusses regional developments

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-08 06:56

Russian foreign minister meets Kurdistan PM in Erbil, cuts short Iraq visit

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-08 06:51

Barzani Expresses Concerns over Future of Kurds in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-08 00:58
ERBIL - Kurdish influential leader and President of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, has expressed concerns over the future of Kurds in Syria. Barzani received a Russian delegation on Monday led by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavr ...

Kurdistan President, Russian FM Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-10-08 00:58
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Monday Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Erbil to discuss the bilateral ties between Erbil and Moscow. "I’m pleased to have welcomed Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Feder ...

Russia, Iraqi Kurdistan to continue contacts to reach concrete agreements — Moscow - Russian Politics & Diplomacy - TASS

TASS - 2019-10-08 00:44

Lavrov having meeting with leader of Iraqi Kurds

TASS - 2019-10-07 23:11
It is the Russian top diplomat’s first visit to Iraqi Kurdistan ...

Russian Foreign Minister visits Kurdistan Region

Kurdiu - 2019-10-07 22:41

Kurdistan PM, Russian FM Discuss Situation in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-07 21:23
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani received on Monday Russian FM Sergey Lavrov in Erbil for talks on the "urgency of developments in Syria." Barzani, during the meeting, urged Russia to promote a long-lasting political resolution whi ...

Lavrov holding closed-door talks with Iraqi Kurdistan prime minister - Russian Politics & Diplomacy - TASS

TASS - 2019-10-07 21:14

Russian FM meets Iraqi counterpart in Baghdad; due to visit Erbil

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-07 16:47

Russia to Implement Contract of Arms Delivery to Iraq: Lavrov

BAS News - 2019-10-07 13:14
ERBIL - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that his country will implement the contracts signed between Baghdad and Moscow for the delivery of weapons to Iraq. The Russian foreign minister made the remarks during a press conference in ...

Iran denies US talks with Russian mediation – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 20:55

Iranian, Russian and Turkish Presidents Focus on Unity in Efforts to End Syrian War | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-06 11:31

Turkey already bought Russian S-400 systems: Erdogan – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 00:27

Regime, Russian airstrikes kill 6 in Idlib, Syria – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-10-05 19:24

Turkey refuses Russian 'excuse' over Syria strikes

Yahoo - 2019-10-05 16:46

Tour operators explain death of dozens of Russian tourists in Turkey

Crimerussia - 2019-10-05 16:46

Russian Interests in the Context of the Iranian-Saudi Crisis — Valdai Club

Valdaiclub - 2019-10-04 21:52

Diplomacy and Dividends: Who Really Controls the Wagner Group?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-10-04 21:19
Many expected the diplomatic relationship between the Russian Federation and the United States to fray when U.S. forces killed hundreds of Russians assaulting a U.S.-held Syrian outpost in early 2018. Yet, the Kremlin quickly distanced itself from the Rus ...

Nato embarrassed over delivery of Russian S-400 missiles to Turkey - Middle East - RFI

RFI - 2019-10-03 17:17

Russia discusses possible Putin’s successor. What should Middle East be ready for?

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
Abdulaziz As-Sabhi | Ekurd.net The analysis of the Russian domestic political situation indicates that the country’s authorities have started preparing for the upcoming Presidential election. “These elections could determine the fate of Russia for the ne ...

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Erdogan says eyeing Russian jets; plans to meet Trump in New York

Yahoo - 2019-08-30 15:39

US to impose sanctions on Turkey for purchase of Russian-made S-400 -- report | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-08-30 13:53

Russian Newspaper Falsely Claims U.S. Pressed Bulgaria to Quit the Belene Nuclear Power Plant

Polygraph - 2019-08-30 09:59

Russian, Turkish Leaders Meet Amid Divide Over Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-08-29 16:15

Russia, Turkey discuss supply of Russian warplanes: RIA

Gulan Media - 2019-08-28 21:55

At least a dozen killed in Syrian, Russian air strikes, as advance on Idlib continues | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-08-28 14:05

Syrian/Russian jets bomb Turkish observation point near Idlib

ANF - 2019-08-28 11:40
The bombardment comes after Erdoğan's visit to Moscow. ...

Erdogan, Putin discuss future military tech coordination

Rûdaw - 2019-08-28 02:40
Erdogan expressed interest in purchasing more Russian weaponry ...

Russian rocket with humanoid robot docks Space Station

Kurdiu - 2019-08-27 23:42

Russian cargo plane resumes delivering S-400 parts to Turkey - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-08-27 15:45

Erdogan goes to Moscow, gangs attack in Idlib

ANF - 2019-08-27 13:51
Before Erdogan’s visit to Moscow with Idlib on the agenda, Turkish state backed gang groups launched an extensive attack against Russian and regime forces in southern Idlib. ...

The U.S. Presence in Syria Blocks Iranian, Russian, and Turkish Gains :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-08-27 08:50

Erdogan says Trump can waive sanctions on Turkey for Russian defense purchase

Yahoo - 2019-08-24 08:20

Erdogan Warns of Crisis as Syrian Offensive Strains Turkish-Russian Ties | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-08-24 06:26

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