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Syrian-Turkish Border Security Cannot Violate Syrian Sovereignty- Russian Foreign Ministry - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-05-24 13:18

Rukban Camp in Syria: Over 350 Refugees Leave

BAS News - 2019-05-24 12:37
ERBIL - More than 350 refugees have left the camp of Rukban in Syria in one day only, Major General Viktor Kupchishin, chief of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Conflicting Sides in Syria, said on Thursday. Kupchishin pointed out that as many ...

Panel: US/Turkey Dispute Over Buying Russian Air Defense System Has Deeper Roots - USNI News

USNI - 2019-05-23 06:14

6 Russian planes intercepted by US off Alaska coast

Yahoo - 2019-05-22 17:59

Russian air raids 'kill five children' in Syria's Idlib | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-22 15:46

U.S. fighter jets intercept Russian bombers [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-22 10:28

Turkey weighs new US call to delay buying Russian missiles - The Register Citizen

Registercitizen - 2019-05-21 06:26

Turkey Weighs New U.S. Call to Delay Buying Russian Missiles

Yahoo - 2019-05-19 21:42

Russia warns US of symmetrical response on nuclear move

Waar Media - 2019-05-18 16:56
WAAR_DUHOK Russia will “symmetrically” respond to the U.S. actions after the end of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, Russian foreign minister said on Friday. “As for the consequences of the U.S. withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range N ...

Erdogan Breaks Silence on U.S. to Stand by Russian Missile Deal - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-05-17 02:26

Erdogan tells Putin - Syria targeting Turkish-Russian ties by ceasefire violations in Idlib - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-17 01:32

Russia’s Gazprom Neft says oil output at Iraqi Kurdistan field at 35,000 bpd

E-Kurd - 2019-05-16 17:47
MOSCOW,— Russian oil producer Gazprom Neft said on Thursday that daily production at its Garmian oil field in Iraqi Kurdistan had reached 35,000 barrels. In June 15, 2018 Gazprom Neft said that daily oil production at its Garmian oil field in Iraqi Kurdi ...

Britain scrambled fighters twice to intercept Russian aircraft in Baltic

Yahoo - 2019-05-16 14:19

Turkey Weighs New U.S. Call to Delay Buying Russian Missiles

Themoscowtimes - 2019-05-14 20:26

Erdogan tells Putin: Syria targeting Turkish-Russian ties by ceasefire violations in Idlib - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-14 08:32

Clashes in northwest Syria kill more than 40 fighters: monitor

Rûdaw - 2019-05-14 00:52
Russian and regime aircraft bombarded the area on Monday, while they also hit southern parts of the jihadist stronghold, said the Britain-based war monitor. ...

Putin Offers Eastern Ukrainians Russian Passports | theTrumpet.com

Thetrumpet - 2019-05-13 19:18

Russian-Syrian forces pound Idlib, Turkey shifts attention to Kurdish positions | AW

Thearabweekly - 2019-05-12 06:12

Civilians pay the price as Syrian-Russian forces pound Idlib | Battle for Idlib News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-11 06:15

Lavrov: US attempts to resettle Kurds in Arab areas might trigger Syria’s breakup

TASS - 2019-05-08 20:21
It is necessary that those areas inhabited by the Kurds should remain their national heritage, the Russian foreign minister said ...

Syria’s Kurds hand three Russian orphans to Moscow | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-05-08 02:18

Turkey's commitment to the Russian S-400 missile system is ideological, not practical - The National

Thenational - 2019-05-06 20:48

Russian plane lands in flames, killing 13 [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 12:06

Russian Plane Bursts Into Flames After Landing [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 08:29

Russian plane lands in flames in Moscow [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 06:18

41 killed after Russian passenger jet plane catches fire mid-air [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 00:40

One killed when Russian Aeroflot plane lands with fire on board: agencies

Yahoo - 2019-05-05 19:05

Full Panel: President Trump speaks with Putin about ‘Russian hoax’

Yahoo - 2019-05-05 18:37

Turkey, Russia Considering Deployment to Tel Rifaat in Northern Syria

BAS News - 2019-05-05 11:03
ERBIL — Turkish and Russian authorities are taking into consideration the possibility of deploying forces to the border areas Tel Rifaat in northern Syria, where the US-backed Kurdish forces are in control. The measures come a day after Turkey confirmed ...

Damascus presses Idlib attack, artillery hits Turkish position

Reuters - 2019-05-04 22:56
Syrian government forces and their Russian allies pounded the rebel-held northwest of Syria with air strikes on Saturday, sources in the area said, as artillery hit a Turkish military position there, underlining the risk of wider escalation. ...

Stealth Conflict in Venezuela Pits Russian 'Democratic Fraud' against American 'Hybrid War' | Belmont Club

Pjmedia - 2019-05-04 11:53

US warns Turkey not to buy Russian missile defence system that could threaten its jets: 'You must choose' | The Independent

Independent - 2019-05-04 09:23

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy - Washington uses Kurds to undermine progress of Astana format on Syria, Russia says

TASS - 2019-05-04 00:42

Russian-Syrian offensive in northwest Syria escalates as talks begin in Geneva

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-03 15:04

Nearly 1,400 People Quit Syrian Camp

BAS News - 2019-05-03 02:39
ERBIL - Chief of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the conflicting sides in Syria Viktor Kupchishin revealed on Thursday that nearly 1,400 people abandoned a cam for displaced Syrians near the borders with Jordan on Wednesday. "On May 1, another 1 ...

Russian FM ‘heard nothing’ of wall around Afrin in Syria

Gulan Media - 2019-05-02 21:22

Russian FM ‘heard nothing’ of wall around Afrin in Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-05-02 17:50
12 houses in the village of Jilbire were demolished to make way for the wall ...

Clashes intensify in Idlib

ANF - 2019-05-01 16:18
Clashes intensify in Idlib and Hama, which had been declared a “no-clash zone” as per the agreement between Russia and Turkey. Russian jets have bombed several locations as regime forces fired artilleries. ...

US calls for end to Russian-backed air strikes in Syria's Idlib | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-05-01 13:18

Trump, Erdogan Seek to Ease Rising Tensions Over Russian Missiles

Voanews - 2019-05-01 03:12

War in Libya: A rare instance of US-Russian cooperation - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-04-30 11:52

TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy - Releasing terrorists seized in Syria would be a terrible crime, warns Lavrov

TASS - 2019-04-29 22:43

Syrian solution could include Kurdish interests too: Russian Deputy FM

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-27 17:02

TASS: Press Review - Press review: Putin-Kim meeting heavy on symbolism and Europeans refuse Russian oil

TASS - 2019-04-26 14:14

Is the Turkish-Russian S-400 Missile Deal Sabre Rattling Among Superpowers?

Therealnews - 2019-04-26 02:17

Brent touches $75 per barrel after Europe halts Russian crude imports

Gulan Media - 2019-04-25 22:51

Russian, North Korean Leaders Meet in Vladivostok

Waar Media - 2019-04-25 15:17
WAAR_DUHOK Russian President Vladimir Putin had “a substantive conversation” with North Korean chairman Kim Jong Un ahead of the talks, the Kremlin said Thursday. Greeting Kim Jong Un on Russky Island in the port city of Vladivostok, Putin recalled that ...

Bomb Attack Kills, Injures over 40 in Northwest of Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - A bomb explosion in the center of rebel-held Jisr al-Shughour city, northwestern Syria, killed and wounded over 40 people on Wednesday, multiple reports said. The bomb blast, which left at least 17 people dead, came only a day after the Russian a ...

Kiev denounces Russian move to ease citizenship for east Ukraine residents

Yahoo - 2019-04-24 15:54

Buying Russian Weapons May Come At A Heavy Price For Turkey - Caspian News

Caspiannews - 2019-04-23 21:14

Turkey says understands NATO concerns over Russian missile deal - World - Dunya News

Dunyanews - 2019-04-23 07:09

Displaced people of Afrin protest in front of Russian base

ANF - 2019-04-22 17:23
Yesterday, thousands of displaced people from Afrin marched to a Russian base in the northern Syrian canton of Shehba and called on Russia to break its silence on the Turkish occupation of Afrin. Russia had enabled Turkey to occupy the canton. ...

War in Libya: A Rare Instance of U.S.-Russian Cooperation – LobeLog

Lobelog - 2019-04-22 00:15

Turkish, Russian FMs review Libyan crisis | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2019-04-21 06:20

Russia Asks China’s Help To Bbuild Arctic Shipping Route

Waar Media - 2019-04-20 14:42
WAAR_DUHOK Russia has asked China for a partnership in developing ports and other facilities in the Arctic region, media reports said Friday. “Russia wants to team up with China to build an Arctic shipping route,” Russian Ambassador to China Andrey Denis ...

Turkey — ‘U.S. sanctions instead of dialogue’

E-Kurd - 2019-04-18 16:56
Ayman Riad Al-Mufleh | Exclusive to Ekurd.net By the end of the year, Turkey will have either modern F-35 fighter jets or Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems. And they will not receive both. The choice that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will mak ...

Occupational hazards: The Russian military in Crimea | European Council on Foreign Relations

ECFR - 2019-04-18 00:13

Prime Minister Barzani receives Russia’s new Consul General

KRG-Spain - 2019-04-18 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the new Consul General of the Russian Federation to the Kurdistan Region, Mr. Oleg Levin. Prime Minister Barzani congratulated Consul General Levin for his new pos ...

Moscow believes Damascus should retain control over northeastern Syria

TASS - 2019-04-17 17:48
The Russian top diplomat also highlighted the need to build dialogue with the Kurds ...

US officials worry as Turkey poised to purchase Russian defense system purchase: Sources | KTIC Radio

Kticradio - 2019-04-17 11:14

U.S., Turkey Fail to Break Impasse on Russian Missile-Defense System - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-04-17 06:09

Nearly 457 attacks by the Syrian and Russian Regimes Using Cluster Munitions were Documented, 24 of them since the Sochi Agreement - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-04-17 02:14

Ex-Moscow university student convicted of attempt to join ISIS granted parole | Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI).

Rapsinews - 2019-04-16 15:38

US officials worry as Turkey poised to purchase Russian defense system purchase: Sources | Sandhills Express

Sandhillsexpress - 2019-04-16 02:47

Turkey says buying Russian defense system should not trigger U.S. sanctions

Gulan Media - 2019-04-16 01:51

Turkish, Russian forces carry out patrols in Kurdish-...

Trust - 2019-04-13 15:47

Russia’s Repatriation of ISIS Members

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-12 23:01
On March 25, the Kurdish-led and American-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) transferred three Russian orphans, aged five to seven, to a Russian government delegation in northeast Syria. The transfer marked the beginning of the repatriation process for ...

Trump praises Egypt's Sisi despite concerns about human rights, Russian arms - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-12 01:58

Supreme Court orders review after Circassian stripped of Russian residency

Oc Media - 2019-04-12 01:58

Production of S-400 Components Can be Organized in Turkey: Russia

BAS News - 2019-04-11 23:48
ERBIL - Russia has said that the production of some components of the S-400 missile defense system could be organized in Turkey as Ankara is determined to purchase the Russian product despite Washington's disputes on the issue. "We are not talking about ...

Turkey not backing away from Russian arms deal despite US pressure | War Is Boring

Warisboring - 2019-04-11 12:57

Moscow meeting signals deepening Russian-Turkish cooperation over Idlib, as Syrian government ramps up bombardment - Syria Direct

Syriadirect - 2019-04-11 06:13

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Indeed #KurdishJobs - 2019-04-11 03:01
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US vows to sanction ‘Russian weapons’ buyers’ – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-04-10 21:46

Pompeo: Egypt Would Face Sanctions Over Russian Su-35s

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 17:36
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. warned Egypt on Tuesday against purchasing Russian Su-35 multi-role fighter aircraft, saying it would face sanctions should it go through with the procurement. “We’ve made clear that if those systems were to be purchased, the CAATSA s ...

New Batch of Russian T-90 Tanks Delivered to Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-09 15:01
ERBIL — The Iraqi government announced on Tuesday that it has received another batch of T-90 battle tanks from Russia. This was the fourth shipment of the T-90s that Russia has delivered to the defense ministry of Iraq, according to Maj. Gen. Walid Khali ...

Russian S-400 system done deal, says Erdoğan following talks with Putin | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-09 02:48

US suspends Turkey from F-35 program over purchase of Russian system - Europe - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-04-08 06:23

Turkey to Benefit if it Buys Russian Jets Instead of F-35 - Political Strategist - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-04-07 23:48

King receives Russian FM, Iraq’s former president of Kurdistan region | Jordan Times

Jordantimes - 2019-04-07 23:42

Erdogan to Visit Moscow to Discuss S-400s Deal with Putin

BAS News - 2019-04-07 23:08
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to visit Moscow on Monday for talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the controversial deal of S-400 missile defense system. The expected visit comes while Ankara's determination o ...

US warns Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system deal - BBC News

BBC - 2019-04-07 22:32

Fire Exchange Between Syrian Regime, Rebels Leaves 15 Dead

BAS News - 2019-04-07 21:48
ERBIL - The fire exchange between the Syrian regime and rebels in northwestern Syria on Sunday resulted in the killing of 15 people in the area, reports said. The recent attacks in the region have violated a Russian-Turkish ceasefire deal which was signe ...

US warns Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system deal - BBC News

BBC - 2019-04-06 00:07

Turkey's purchase of Russian missile system 'defies Nato' | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-04-04 22:03

Russian supply ship heads for space station

Gulan Media - 2019-04-04 21:52

Russia’s Gazprom Neft boosts oil output capacity in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-04-04 20:26
MOSCOW,— Russian oil producer Gazprom Neft has increased the production capacity of its Sarqala field in Iraqi Kurdistan by 25 percent by launching a third production well, the company said on Thursday. The cumulative daily oil production at the field ha ...

Rumors about the “death” of Russian-Turkish alliance in Syria greatly exaggerated - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-04-04 18:40

TASS: World - Ukraine tried to restrict monitoring opportunities of OSCE SMM, says Russian envoy

TASS - 2019-04-04 16:28

Mike Pence warns Turkey over its purchase of Russian missile system - CNNPolitics

CNN - 2019-04-03 23:49

Pence warns Turkey over its purchase of Russian missile system :: WRAL.com

WRAL - 2019-04-03 22:55

Turkish Foreign Minister Says Ankara’s Plan to Buy Russian Missile Defense System is a ‘Done Deal’

Atlanticcouncil - 2019-04-03 18:20

Turkey says proposed working group to ease U.S. worries over Russian S-400s

Reuters - 2019-04-03 18:03
Turkey has proposed to the United States that they form a working group to determine that Russian S-400 missile defense systems do not pose a threat to U.S. or NATO military equipment, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday. ...

Turkish, Russian leaders to meet 3rd time since January

Waar Media - 2019-04-03 16:46
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are set to have their third meeting on Monday since the beginning of 2019 in Moscow. Erdogan will attend the High-Level Cooperation Council between the two count ...

It takes a Talmudic mind to unravel Netflix's new series 'Russian Doll' | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-04-03 12:44

Overnight Defense: Pentagon chief expects Turkey to drop purchase of Russian missile system | Dems counter Trump's proposed cuts with $51B spending boost | Lawmakers press Perry on nuke work with Saudis | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-04-03 01:51

U.S. and Turkey Escalate Feud Over Russian Missile System – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-04-02 23:15

Spotlight: Stormy days lie ahead in Turkish-U.S. ties over Russian S-400 deal, Kurdish issue: analysts - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-04-02 20:25

Netanyahu and Putin to Meet in Moscow

BAS News - 2019-04-02 14:35
ERBIL — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin are set to meet on Thursday in Moscow. Netanyahu’s office confirmed the scheduled meeting but did not elaborate on the possible agenda. However, the crisis in Syria is ...

Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow before Israel polls

Waar Media - 2019-04-02 14:11
WAAR_DUHOK Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Thursday, according to Israeli media reports. The Israeli Broadcast Authority (IBA) reported Tuesday that Netanyahu would meet Putin i ...
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