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Arab economic summit in Beirut urges Syrian refugee returns

Gulan Media - 2019-01-20 17:17

Turkish Army attacks Syrian Kurds in northern Aleppo

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-20 17:11

Syrian surprise: How Trump's phone call changed the war | News | WSAU

WSAU - 2019-01-20 17:09

Why the Syrian Kurds should be granted autonomy

Rûdaw - 2019-01-20 16:59

Kurdish-led council deepens authority across Syrian north and east

Yahoo - 2019-01-20 16:27

US to stop arming Syrian Kurds in fight against ISIS – Pentagon — RT USA News

RT - 2019-01-20 14:59

Turkey slams US request for assurances on Syrian Kurds | Deseret News

Deseretnews - 2019-01-20 14:59

Syria Thwarts Israeli Airstrike: Report

BAS News - 2019-01-20 14:31
ERBIL — Syrian air defense on Sunday repelled an alleged Israeli attack in the south of the country, state-run Syrian Arab News Agency claimed. “Our air defense systems thwarted ... an Israeli air aggression ... and prevented it from achieving any of its ...

Kurdish forces dig trenches along Syrian border as Turkey prepares to launch major operation

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-20 14:06

Syrian Kurdish opposition leader: Safe zone should be international

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-20 12:25

Afrin: Bomb blast kills three civilians in northern Syrian city Turkish troops and Syrian rebel allies took the city from the Kurds last year January 20, 2019

The National AE - 2019-01-20 12:12

2 Civilians Were Killed in Afrin, Syria Bomb Attack

Waar Media - 2019-01-20 11:50
Two civilians were killed and eight injured on Sunday in a bomb attack in the northern Syrian town of Afrin. One of the bombs, targeting a bus, killed two civilians and injured eight. The other was planted along a busy street in a garbage dumpster, but h ...

Turkey says Syrian Kurdish militants will be buried in ditches: Anadolu

Yahoo - 2019-01-20 11:20

Twin Blasts in Afrin Left Several People Killed, Injured

BAS News - 2019-01-20 10:37
ERBIL — Two explosions hit the center of Syrian Kurdish town of Afrin on Sunday, reportedly leaving several people killed or injured. Details to follow… ...

Explosion Heard in Damascus

BAS News - 2019-01-20 09:18
ERBIL — An explosion hit a highway in the Syrian capital on Sunday, state-run Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) confirmed. The explosion reportedly occurred in areas south of Damascus. SANA said initial reports had indicated of a “terrorist attack”. No furt ...

Turkish animosity toward Syrian refugees on the rise, survey warns | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-20 08:03

Syrian Kurds may pull out of anti-IS battle if attacked by Turkey: Kurdish leader

Yahoo - 2019-01-20 07:06

Trump threatens Turkey over Syrian Kurds | Cootamundra Herald

Cootamundraherald - 2019-01-20 06:59

US, UK, France launch strikes on Syrian chemical weapons capabilities | News | DW | 14.04.2018

DW - 2019-01-20 06:58

Syrian Army Amasses Outside Kurdish-Held Manbij, As Turkish Force Looms Over Border | WUTC

WUTC - 2019-01-20 06:18

Syrian Rebels Backed by Turkey Say Kurds Now Face Payback

Voanews - 2019-01-20 03:59

move syrian kurdish militia Archives | STL.News

- 2019-01-20 03:08

ISIS has fallen in its last Syrian stronghold - Business Insider

Businessinsider - 2019-01-20 02:04

At Least 12 Dead in Turkey as Kurds Riot Over Fate of Syrian Town

Newsweek - 2019-01-19 23:00

Early reports: Turkey gives Syrian Army, Russian military green light for Jisr Al-Shughour offensive

Almasdarnews - 2019-01-19 22:59

Turkey 'determined' to drive out Syrian Kurdish forces

WTOL - 2019-01-19 22:59

Who is Salih Muslim, the Syrian Kurdish leader wanted by Turkey? | In Depth | DW | 09.03.2018

DW - 2019-01-19 22:05

SDF to Become Part of Syrian Army, Protect Borders: Report

BAS News - 2019-01-19 20:57
ERBIL - The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) will become part of the Syrian army to protect the border areas, according to a roadmap expected to be presented to Damascus by the Kurdish-backed Democratic Autonomous Administration (DAA). Hawar News Agency (A ...

Kurdish Self- Management forces arrested a civilian in Ein al Arous village in Raqqa suburbs, on January 18 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-01-19 18:43

Kurdish Self- Management forces arrested Sakher al Tarif in Ein al Arous village in Raqqa suburbs, on January 18 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-01-19 17:23

Turkey warns of confrontation as Syrian troops prepare to enter Afrin | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-19 16:22

Syrian Kurds say they will ‘chart road map to decentralised Syria’

Gulfnews - 2019-01-19 15:29

Kurdish Self- Management forces arrested civilians in Manbej city in Aleppo suburbs, on January 17 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-01-19 15:22

Fourth American killed in Manbij blast was a Syrian immigrant

Rûdaw - 2019-01-19 14:51
The 27-year-old worked as an Arabic interpreter ...

Trump paying tribute to Americans killed in Syrian attack -

Startribune - 2019-01-19 14:15

Kurdish Self- Management forces arrested a civilian in Tal Abyad city in Raqqa suburbs, on January 17 - Syrian Network for Human Rights

Sn4hr - 2019-01-19 13:45

Safe zone in Syria must be ‘without Turkish fingers’: Senior Kurdish politician

E-Kurd - 2019-01-19 11:00
BEIRUT,— A senior Syrian Kurdish politician and former co-chair of the Diplomatic Committee of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) Salih Muslim said that he supported a proposed buffer zone along the Turkish border as long as Ankara has no involvement. “We ...

Turkey appears to snub US; no assurances on Syrian Kurds - Chronicle-Telegram

Chroniclet - 2019-01-19 09:04

Bomb kills 8 in Syrian town held by Turkey-backed forces

WBTV - 2019-01-19 08:26

How Trump’s phone call changed Syrian war

EWN - 2019-01-19 07:12

Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Syrian Kurd militia |

Reuters - 2019-01-19 06:52

Turkey furious at US military's tweet backing Syrian Kurdish fighters | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-19 06:23

IS conflict: US arming Syrian Kurds unacceptable - Turkey - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-19 06:23

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan furious at US envoy John Bolton for ‘unacceptable’ comment that Syrian Kurdish militia must be kept safe | South China Morning Post

SCMP - 2019-01-19 06:23

US troops were highly visible regulars at the Syrian restaurant where a suicide bomber killed 4 Americans - SFGate

Sfgate - 2019-01-19 03:08

A Syrian Kurdish leader explains why sudden U.S. troop withdrawal could bring slaughter and ISIS return | Trudy Rubin

Philly - 2019-01-19 00:12

memorizing two of our fighters, martyred in the attack that was done by ISIS.

SDF Press - 2019-01-18 23:48
To Media and Public opinion: We, Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF, have been continuing our military operations, resistance and battles in unprecedented way since 2015, the last stage of this war is continues in (the war against terrorism) campaign that is g ...

Turkey masses troops near Kurdish-held Syrian town » Albuquerque Journal

Abqjournal - 2019-01-18 22:08

Turkey-backed Syrian fighters prepare to replace US forces | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-01-18 22:08

Syrian surprise: How Trump's phone call changed the war - SWI

Swissinfo - 2019-01-18 22:08

Syrian Kurds, government plan for US withdrawal - Asia Times

Atimes - 2019-01-18 20:18

Turkey Against Syrian Army Control over Manbij

BAS News - 2019-01-18 18:13
ERBIL — Turkey said on Friday that it would not accept the presence of Syrian regime in the Kurdish city of Manbij in northern Syria. "In no case can we facilitate the provocations by the Syrian regime in Manbij, as well as attempts by members of the YPG ...

Donald Trump, the Syrian Kurds — and ‘Never Again’ | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2019-01-18 18:04

Saleh Muslim: Release of Syrian Kurdish leader angers Turkey - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-18 17:38

Pentagon Identifies US Troops Killed in Manbij Blast

BAS News - 2019-01-18 16:40
ERBIL — The US on Friday revealed the names of three soldiers who were killed two days earlier in a suicide attack in the Syrian Kurdish city of Manbij. Army Chief Warrant Officer Jonathan Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida; Navy Chief Cryptologic Tec ...

Russia's defense ministry says it lost contact with an IL-20 aircraft: Syrian state TV

Yahoo - 2019-01-18 14:25

Syrian Kurdish-led forces vow to escalate operations against Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-01-18 14:15
BEIRUT,— The U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces SDF vowed on Thursday to ramp up attacks on Islamic State IS remnants and cells, a day after a bomb attack killed two U.S. soldiers in Manbij, northern Syria. “With the help of the (U.S.-led) ...

Report: Trump Ends CIA Program to Arm, Train Syrian Rebels

Voanews - 2019-01-18 13:53

Some U.S.-Backed Syrian Fighters Leave ISIS Battle to Counter Turkey - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-18 13:53

Syrian Kurdish-led forces move from IS fronts to Afrin, Turkey objects

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-18 13:53

Turkish hostility toward Syrian refugees rises, seeps into election campaign - Middle East News -

Haaretz - 2019-01-18 13:53

Trump, Bolton and the Syrian Confusion

Intpolicydigest - 2019-01-18 13:33

Syrian Army Amasses Outside Kurdish-Held Manbij, As Turkish Force Looms Over Border | 91.5 KIOS-FM

KIOS - 2019-01-18 12:16

What foreign powers want from the Syrian war | News | DW | 12.04.2018

DW - 2019-01-18 10:59

Pompeo ticks off Turkey over Syrian Kurds

NEWS - 2019-01-18 09:16

Syrian war explainer: Is it all about a gas pipeline?

NEWS - 2019-01-18 08:03

Turks mass at Kurd-held Syrian town

Arkansasonline - 2019-01-18 08:00

US ally Turkey sends Trump a message by bombing Syrian Kurds, who are also allied to US | South China Morning Post

SCMP - 2019-01-18 07:40

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad hits back at Donald Trump, raises prospect of US clash in Syria - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-01-18 07:19

Turkey to besiege Kurdish Syrian town of Afrin in coming days - Business Insider

Businessinsider - 2019-01-18 06:22

Pro-gov. Turkish mafia boss sends military supplies to Syrian jihadis

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-18 06:05

Syrian-American doctors: Raising money to lobby Trump in person led to policy change | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-01-18 02:27

SHOCKING VIDEO: Syrian rebel executes his sister ruthlessly in north Syri

Muraselon - 2019-01-18 01:12

America’s Syrian humiliation is worse than it looks - Asia Times

Atimes - 2019-01-18 01:04

Syrian civilians will die in Idlib offensive without US negotiations

Usatoday - 2019-01-17 23:50

US-Led Coalition Destroys Syrian Mosque Used As ISIS Command Centre

NDTV - 2019-01-17 23:50

Syrian City is Flashpoint of Tensions Between Turkey and U.S. - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-17 23:30

Turkey masses troops near Kurdish-held Syrian town | KIRO-TV

Kiro7 - 2019-01-17 21:54

Kremlin welcomes return of Syrian Kurdish territories to Damascus

Yahoo - 2019-01-17 21:19

Syrian girl using tin cans as prosthetic legs flown to Turkey for pioneering medical care | World | News |

Express - 2019-01-17 20:47

Intel: Manbij attack may strengthen Turkey’s hand against Syrian Kurds

Al Monitor - 2019-01-17 16:51

Via arms and trade, Russia plots long-term Syrian future

Yahoo - 2019-01-17 15:09

U.S.-backed Kurdish-led SDF says it will help set up north Syria safe zone

E-Kurd - 2019-01-17 14:02
BEIRUT,— The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Wednesday it was ready to help create a safe zone suggested by U.S. President Donald Trump in its region across north and east Syria. The U.S.-backed SDF, led by the Kurdish YPG militia, said such ...

UNHCR stops cash aid to 20,000 Syrian families in Lebanon | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-17 13:26

Turkey slams US request for assurances on Syrian Kurds - ABC News

GO - 2019-01-17 12:22

The Syrian war could still be raging in four years' time unless the US and Russia agree to end it | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-17 10:22

Russia supportive of Syrian opposition to Turkish-controlled security zone

Irishtimes - 2019-01-17 06:08

Turkey dismisses Trump threat to economy over Syrian Kurds - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-17 01:57

The Syrian War Is Over, and America Lost – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-01-17 01:52

U.S. Hints at Abandoning Syrian Kurds to Please Turkey

Breitbart - 2019-01-17 00:46

Why are US troops in the Syrian city of Manbij? - ABC News

GO - 2019-01-17 00:46

Syrian surprise: How Trump's phone call changed the war | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO

KFGO - 2019-01-17 00:42

Russian FM: Syrian regime must take control of the country’s north

Gulan Media - 2019-01-17 00:31

Masrour Barzani Encourages Syrian Kurdish Parties to Cooperate

Gulan Media - 2019-01-17 00:31

Turkish Ground Offensive Targets Syrian Kurdish Enclave - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-16 23:34

The Political Council receives the National Council of the Syrian Kurdish

Kurdiu - 2019-01-16 23:12

Erdogan on Manbij blast: ‘Trump won’t halt Syrian withdrawal because it would mean ISIS wins’ — RT World News

RT - 2019-01-16 22:26

Masrour Barzani calls on Syrian Kurds to work in ‘inclusive, cooperative spirit’

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-16 20:33

US General's Surprise Visit to Kurds Prompts Syrian Rebels' Fury

Voanews - 2019-01-16 20:27

Civilians, US troops killed in blast in northern Syria

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-16 19:35
Suicide bomber strikes area near a US-led coalition patrol in the Kurdish-held Syrian town of Manbij. ...
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