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EU Agrees Sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus Drilling, to Add Names Later | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2019-11-12 16:43
EU Adopts Framework for Sanctions Against Turkey Over Drilling Activities - englishBianet - 2019-11-12 09:45
Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit | The Seattle TimesSeattletimes - 2019-11-11 17:09
Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exitWCJB - 2019-11-11 07:54
U.S. threatens Turkey with harsh sanctions for offensive in Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2019-11-11 03:55
Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exitKait8 - 2019-11-11 02:49
US Republicans seek sanctions on Turkey over Syria - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-11-09 21:30
Trump sanctions Turkey, announces imminent US withdrawal from northern Syria | WPDEWPDE - 2019-11-08 17:46
Sen. Menendez Calls for Immediate Passage of Armenian Genocide Resolution, Turkey SanctionsArmenianweekly - 2019-11-08 06:26
The San Diego Union-Tribute: Local Kurdish-Americans are calling for congressional action in SyriaJustice for Kurds - 2019-11-08 02:08
They are encouraging senators to impose sanctions on Turkey after their invasions in northern Syria. It’s a memory Sherin Zadah, 24, speaks of fondly. She remembered her father, Ahmad, a Kurdish immigrant, bringing her along to political rallies in her fo ...
Menendez Calls for Immediate Senate Passage of Armenian Genocide Resolution, Turkey Sanctions | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2019-11-08 01:13
U.S. senator plans 'sanctions from hell' to hit Turkey over Syria operation - ReutersReuters - 2019-11-07 23:31
The Latest: GOP's Graham threatens sanctions against Turkey | WSB-TVWsbtv - 2019-11-07 17:04
Graham vows 'sanctions from hell' if Turkey moves into Syria | TheHillThehill - 2019-11-07 13:51
House imposes sanctions on Turkey and calls WWI Armenian killings genocideAbc57 - 2019-11-07 11:53
State Department opposes House's sanctions on Turkey, genocide resolution - U.S. - StripesStripes - 2019-11-05 22:27
McConnell urges caution on Turkey sanctionsDefensenews - 2019-11-01 18:52
US House passes sanctions bill against TurkeyGreen Left Weekly - 2019-11-01 17:59
Turkey's war on Rojava Issue 1243 United States sanctions against Turkey November 1, 2019 The United States House of Representatives approved a bill to impose sanctions on Turkey over its military operation in Northern and Eastern Syria on October 30. Th ...
Turkish Boston Celtics star Enes Kanter slams Ilhan Omar for voting AGAINST sanctions on Turkey | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-11-01 01:05
Van Hollen urges Senate to take up House-passed Turkey sanctions bill | TheHillThehill - 2019-10-31 19:31
House Rebukes Turkey With Votes On Sanctions, Armenian Genocide | Texas Public RadioTPR - 2019-10-31 18:10
Trump Needs To Impose Devastating Sanctions On Turkey, Van Hollen Says | KGOUKGOU - 2019-10-31 17:44
House Rebukes Turkey With Votes On Sanctions, Armenian Genocide | 90.5 WESAWESA - 2019-10-31 14:21
House Rebukes Turkey With Votes On Sanctions, Armenian Genocide | WFAEWFAE - 2019-10-31 14:09
UPDATE 2-U.S. House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctionsYahoo - 2019-10-31 14:09
U.S. ambassador in Turkey summoned over House votes on sanctions, Armenia: AnadoluYahoo - 2019-10-31 13:37
US House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctionsKathimerini - 2019-10-31 11:30
to fight Kurdish forces after Trump abruptly announced he was withdrawing US troops from the area. Quick... of Congress were furious about the assault against Kurdish troops, who until recently were fighting... the Kurds. “When we see the images of terrif ...
NBA Star Enes Kanter Calls Out Rep Ilhan Omar Over Turkey Sanctions VoteThewrap - 2019-10-31 09:53
Turkey Condemns US House Bills on Sanctions, ArmeniansVoanews - 2019-10-31 03:29
Calling WWI Armenian killings genocide and imposing sanctions sends Turkey a strong message - CNNPoliticsCNN - 2019-10-31 00:13
Enes Kanter accuses Ilhan Omar of being on dictator’s “payroll” after vote opposing Turkey sanctions | Salon.comSalon - 2019-10-31 00:13
House Rebukes Turkey With Votes On Sanctions, Armenian Genocide | KCURKCUR - 2019-10-30 22:38
U.S. ambassador in Turkey summoned over House votes on sanctions, Armenia - AnadoluYahoo - 2019-10-30 18:39
Trump Needs To Impose Devastating Sanctions On Turkey, Van Hollen Says | WEKUWEKU - 2019-10-30 16:32
US House Passes Bill to Sanction Turkey over Syria OffensiveBAS News - 2019-10-30 11:39
ERBIL - The US House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed a bill to impose sanctions on Turkey over Ankara's military campaign against the Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria. The bill, threatening to freeze the assets of senior Turkish official ...
Overnight Defense: House approves Turkey sanctions in rebuke of Trump | Trump attacks on Army officer testifying spark backlash | Dems want answers from Esper over Ukraine aid | TheHillThehill - 2019-10-30 11:36
‘Revenge & political pressure’: US House recognizes Armenian genocide and threatens Turkey with new sanctions — RT World NewsRT - 2019-10-30 10:34
US House passes Sanctions Bill against TurkeyANF - 2019-10-30 10:03
The bill will pass directly into law if it receives at least two-thirds of the votes. ...
Ilhan Omar votes against Turkey sanctions bill: Harms civilians - American Politics - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-10-30 09:58
US House recognises Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctionsFrance24 - 2019-10-30 06:58
'Sanctions aren't going to do any good': Senate GOP blasts Trump's Turkey strategyWashingtonexaminer - 2019-10-30 06:26
U.S. House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctions | Montreal GazetteMontrealgazette - 2019-10-30 01:51
U.S. House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctionsYahoo - 2019-10-30 01:33
U.S. House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctions | The ProvinceTheprovince - 2019-10-30 01:27
'Double whammy': House approves sweeping Turkey sanctions bill, recognizes Armenian genocideMSN - 2019-10-30 00:48
House approves Turkey sanctions in rare bipartisan rebuke of Trump | TheHillThehill - 2019-10-30 00:46
U.S. House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctionsTodayonline - 2019-10-30 00:31
U.S. House recognizes Armenian genocide, backs Turkey sanctions - ReutersReuters - 2019-10-30 00:08
Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey: ‘We’re getting out’ – East Bay TimesEastbaytimes - 2019-10-29 20:38
Turkey-Syria offensive: US sanctions Turkish ministries - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-10-29 13:42
Turkey Sanctions Get U.S. House Vote Despite Pence’s Cease-Fire | Financial PostFinancialpost - 2019-10-29 09:44
Trump Needs To Impose Devastating Sanctions On Turkey, Van Hollen Says | Texas Public RadioTPR - 2019-10-29 01:06
Ceasefire or risk sanctions: Trump warns Turkey after military operation displaces thousands in SyriaHeraldpublicist - 2019-10-28 16:22
Despite Trump’s murky policy, US may still impose sanctions on Turkey | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-10-28 07:06
Lindsey Graham, Trump ally, introduces Turkey sanctions bill in SenateUsatoday - 2019-10-27 22:56
Trump Calls Syria Cease-Fire 'Permanent,' Lifts Sanctions on Turkey | WNMU-FMWnmufm - 2019-10-27 17:14
Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, says cease-fire permanent - SFChronicle.comSfchronicle - 2019-10-27 16:07
Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, says cease-fire permanentMysuncoast - 2019-10-27 12:32
Bern: Thousands protest against Turkish invasion of RojavaANF - 2019-10-26 19:55
Answering the call of 81 organizations, thousands of people with YPG and YPJ flags took to the streets in Bern against the occupation of Rojava. The Swiss government was called upon to impose sanctions against Turkey. ...
Protest in Yerevan: Call for sanctions against TurkeyANF - 2019-10-26 17:39
At a demonstration in the Armenian capital Yerevan, sanctions against Turkey have been called for to stop the invasion of northern Syria. ...
Trump promises ‘devastating’ sanctions on Turkey if Erdogan-Pence meeting on Syria op fails | Shelby Business JournalShelbybusinessjournal - 2019-10-26 13:21
U.S. Threatens Turkey With Sanctions - WSJWSJ - 2019-10-26 00:01
Donald Trump claims 'big success on the Turkey/Syria border' and lifts ALL sanctions on Turkey | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-10-25 15:32
US to introduce sanctions against Turkey if it opens fire on Kurds, says TrumpTASS - 2019-10-25 15:30
The 150-hour ceasefire regime is currently in effect in Syria ...
EU lawmakers reject Turkey's 'safe zone' in Syria, eye sanctions stepsKathimerini - 2019-10-25 15:12
with Russia on steps to remove Kurdish YPG forces 30 km from the border and jointly patrol 10 km... rights abuses in the offensive into the Kurdish-controlled region of north Syria. It also calls ...
Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, says cease-fire permanentWIBW - 2019-10-25 11:56
Omar: Sanctions on Iran, Turkey are futileWorldisraelnews - 2019-10-25 08:25
Trump lifts Turkey sanctions as he says Syria cease-fire is ‘permanent’NBC News - 2019-10-25 06:04
President Trump called his efforts to stop Turkish aggression toward the Kurds of Syria a “big success” as he lifted sanctions on Turkey. Russia is allied to the Syrian regime and is now moving into the region. ...
Top Kurdish commander says Turkey resumed fighting despite ongoing cease-fireNBC News - 2019-10-25 06:04
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump said the pause in fighting would be permanent and announced the lifting of economic sanctions on Turkey. ...
Angus King, Susan Collins Call For Sanctions As Turkey Launches Offensive Against Kurds | Maine PublicMainepublic - 2019-10-25 03:40
MEPs call for sanctions against Turkey over military operation in Syria | News | European ParliamentEuropa - 2019-10-25 00:05
Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, says cease-fire permanentSeattle Times - 2019-10-24 23:59
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the NATO ally agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria and he defended his decision to withdraw American troops. “We’re getting out,” Trump ...
EU lawmakers demand sanctions against Turkey over Syria incursion – EURACTIV.comEuractiv - 2019-10-24 23:15
Trump Lifts Sanctions on Turkey, Citing Ceasefire Agreement | Democracy Now!Democracynow - 2019-10-24 20:57
US sanctions on Turkey lifted after ceasefire declared | HeraldScotlandHeraldscotland - 2019-10-24 19:18
US Sanctions Against Turkey: Zero Escalation — Valdai ClubValdaiclub - 2019-10-24 18:59
President Trump lifts all sanctions against Turkey - CNN VideoCNN - 2019-10-24 17:59
MEPs call for sanctions against Turkey over incursion into SyriaANF - 2019-10-24 17:12
MEPs strongly condemned the unilateral Turkish military intervention in northeast Syria, urging Turkey to withdraw all of its forces from Syrian territory. ...
Trump lifts Turkey sanctions after reaching Syria agreementThe New Mail - 2019-10-24 17:08
President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced a “major breakthrough” in Syria, where a Turkish military offensive had been targeting Kurdish forces — and said the United States has lifted sanctions… The post Trump lifts Turkey sanctions after reaching Sy ...
Trump to Lift Turkey Sanctions | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-10-24 16:44
Trump news: President abruptly drops sanctions on Turkey, as Republicans storm impeachment hearings | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-10-24 16:44
Top Kurdish commander says Turkey resumes fighting despite ongoing cease-fireNBC News - 2019-10-24 16:36
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump said pause in fighting would be permanent and announced the lifting of economic sanctions on Turkey. ...
Trump declares ‘big success’ in Syria, lifts sanctions on TurkeyWarIsBoring - 2019-10-24 16:36
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump declared a “big success” in Syria on Wednesday and lifted sanctions on Turkey he imposed after Turkey’s military assault on Syria’s Kurdish forces, a key American ally. Trump’s move came even as the president’s top envo ...
Trump lifts Turkey sanctions, says Syrian Kurds ‘thankful’E-Kurd - 2019-10-24 16:30
WASHINGTON,— U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced the lifting of US sanctions against Turkey and defended his abrupt pullout from Syria, saying “let someone else fight” over the “blood-stained” country. In a White House speech that formaliz ...
Trump lifting sanctions against Turkey after ceasefire agreementCBS News - 2019-10-24 16:05
President Trump announced he's lifting sanctions against Turkey, after Turkey agreed to a permanent ceasefire against Kurdish forces. The Kurds fought along with U.S. troops in the fight against ISIS and now feel betrayed by the U.S. Weijia Jiang reports. ...
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 ...
Turkey sanctions: How Congress plans to push back on Trump’s actions in Syria - VoxVOX - 2019-10-23 16:45
EU lawmakers reject Turkey's 'safe zone' in Syria, eye sanctions steps - ReutersReuters - 2019-10-23 15:54
Senators to temporarily halt push for sanctions on Turkey: Graham | USA News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-10-23 15:36
'Horror and shame': U.S. senators, Kurdish leader call for Turkey sanctions | World | News | The Chronicle HeraldThechronicleherald - 2019-10-23 14:16
Trump warns of 'devastating' sanctions if U.S.-Turkey meeting failsYahoo - 2019-10-23 02:32
AHI calls for Turkey sanctions over Syria incursionKathimerini - 2019-10-22 22:11
invasion of Syria will not go unpunished,” it said. The operation against Kurdish-led forces in Syria ...
Trump on Turkey: Sanctions on a NATO Ally Today, With Escalation or Removal Possible Tomorrow - LexologyLexology - 2019-10-22 19:55
Turkey’s Actions Spur Transatlantic Sanctions ResponseNatlawreview - 2019-10-22 17:13
Turkey’s Actions Spur Transatlantic Sanctions Response - LexologyLexology - 2019-10-22 17:03
Turkey names banker US convicted of Iran sanctions-dodging as head of STOCK EXCHANGE — RT World NewsRT - 2019-10-22 15:12
Turkey Sanctions: U.S. Set to Impose U.S. Set to Impose In Response to Syria Incursion | National ReviewNationalreview - 2019-10-22 13:59
U.S. senators, Syrian Kurdish leader call for Turkey sanctions: ‘Horror and shame’E-Kurd - 2019-10-22 13:28
WASHINGTON,— U.S. lawmakers kept up their push on Monday to impose sanctions on Turkey if it does not end its offensive in Syrian Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in northeastern Syria, and a leading Kurdish politician called on President Donald Trump to st ...