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Erdogan criticizes US for supporting Kurdish units in Syria

TASS - 2019-02-19 00:59
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara "expects implementation of agreements reached with the US on Syria's Manbij" ...

Turkish library preserving manuscripts for 223 years

Kurdiu - 2019-02-19 00:49

Almost 85 percent of Europe’s detained journalists in Turkish jails | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-18 19:52

A Turkish War of America’s Making by Barak Barfi - Project Syndicate

Project Syndicate - 2019-02-18 19:28

Syrian Kurds tell Europe ‘Don’t abandon us’, protect us from Turkey

E-Kurd - 2019-02-18 16:29
Syrian Kurds seek international force along Turkish border, top official tells AFP PARIS,— A top Kurdish official has called on Europe not to abandon Syrian Kurds once the battle against the Islamic State group is over and to help set up an international ...

Turkish military and allied Syrian rebels seize Afrin, Syria, after nearly two-month offensive - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-02-18 15:20

Turkish leader Erdogan snubs U.S. security advisor Bolton over Kurdish fighters - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-02-18 14:39

2 pro-Kurdish HDP deputies sentenced by Turkish court on terrorism charges - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-02-18 12:26

Turkish library preserving manuscripts for 223 years

Waar Media - 2019-02-18 11:04
WAAR_DUHOK A Turkish manuscript library has been holding historic written works in authentic storages for 223 years. The “Rasit Efendi Manuscript Library”, since its foundation in 1790s in central province of Kayseri, has been preserving unique manuscrip ...

An Open Letter to Turkish Despot Tayyip Erdogan | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2019-02-18 10:30

Bashar al-Assad warns Syrian Kurds that U.S. will not protect them

E-Kurd - 2019-02-17 19:54
DAMASCUS,— Syrian president Bashar al-Assad warned Syria’s Kurds Sunday that their ally the United States would not protect them against any Turkish offensive as Washington looks to withdraw it troops. The US is set to pull out its soldiers from Syria af ...

735 people detained in ‘February 15’ terror of the Turkish state

ANF - 2019-02-17 18:31
685 were taken into custody during house raids and the other 50 during demonstrations. ...

Two Iraqi Nationals Arrested in Turkey over Ties with IS

BAS News - 2019-02-17 18:21
ERBIL - A couple of Iraqi people have been arrested in Turkey for alleged links to the Islamic State (IS), state-run media said on Sunday. Anadolu Agency said in a report that two Iraqi men holding Dutch citizenships were arrested by the Turkish police i ...

Bomb kills 8 in Syrian town held by Turkish-backed forces, activists report - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-02-17 13:07

Mysterious Turkish Firm Helped Maduro Move $900 Million in Gold

Bloombergquint - 2019-02-17 11:05

Turkey insists on safe zone in northern Syria, wants Turkish troops patrolling it

Almasdarnews - 2019-02-17 11:00

Turkish-Chinese Relations on Edge After Diplomatic Blunder

Voanews - 2019-02-17 03:00

'No actor involved in Syrian conflict supports the Turkish version of the buffer zone' | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-17 01:25

Afrin: Elderly couple claim Turkish-backed rebels stormed, loote

Rûdaw - 2019-02-16 21:32

Masrour Barzani Meets with Turkish Defense Minister

BAS News - 2019-02-16 14:24
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, met on Saturday with Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar in Germany. The meeting was held on the margin of the 55th round of Munich Security Conference. Updates to follow… ...

11 people detained in Bursa

ANF - 2019-02-16 13:41
Political genocide operations of the Turkish regime continue. ...

Turkish foreign policy by the president and for the president | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-16 13:37

bne IntelliNews - Turkish 3-year sukuk raises $2bn at 5.8% on soaring demand

Intellinews - 2019-02-16 11:03

Turkey bans rally for Kurdish MP Leyla Guven on hunger strike

E-Kurd - 2019-02-16 09:46
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Turkish police on Friday prevented supporters from rallying outside the home of a Kurdish lawmaker on hunger strike for 100 days. The protest bid coincides with the 20th anniversary of the capture of Kurdish leader Abd ...

Kurdish villagers driven off their mountainsides by Turkish airstrikes

Rûdaw - 2019-02-15 23:11

Only Turkey must be inside Syria border buffer zone - Turkish Defence Minister | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-15 22:10

Turkish police continues operations against dominantly Kurdish party | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-15 21:08

Turkish visa application center opens in Iraq’s Kirkuk: officials

E-Kurd - 2019-02-15 15:47
KIRKUK, Northern Iraq, ,— A Turkish visa application center opened in Kirkuk city in northern Iraq on Friday making it easier for local people to travel to Turkey. Acting governor of Kirkuk Rakan Saeed al-Jabouri said that the new visa office will help t ...

Turkish experts warn families, authorities of “dangers” of Korean pop | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-15 12:52

Khashoggi's body may have been burned: Turkish police source

Alaraby - 2019-02-15 12:52

HDP MPs who arrived in Amed are under police blockade

ANF - 2019-02-15 10:46
Turkish police has surrounded the HDP MPs who arrived in Amed with the “On the 100th day, to Leyla to break the isolation” March launched from 15 cities. One MP was injured in the attack. ...

10 detained in political genocide operation in Ankara

ANF - 2019-02-15 09:44
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations continue unabated. ...

Turkish courts charge journalists with terrorism over reports and articles | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-15 07:21

Turkish Leader’s Election Woes

Intpolicydigest - 2019-02-15 02:05

Austria bans symbols of PKK, Turkish Grey Wolves, and Muslim Brotherhood

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-14 21:03

Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in Syria - The National

Thenational - 2019-02-14 19:54

This is why people are protesting against the Turkish government in Edinburgh today - Edinburgh Live

Edinburghlive - 2019-02-14 19:21

The Latest: Erdogan says Kurds must be driven from Manbij

FOX News - 2019-02-14 17:43
The Latest on developments related to Syria (all times local): 3 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the territorial integrity of Syria can only be preserved if Kurdish militia forces are driven out of the northern city of Manbij and regions ...

VBIED attack underscores ongoing Kurdish threat to Turkish and Turkish-backed forces in northern Syria | Jane's 360

Janes - 2019-02-14 14:41

Turkish lawyers focus of 2019 Day of the Endangered Lawyer

Al Monitor - 2019-02-14 14:18

Turkish jets bomb Xakurke and Heftanin

ANF - 2019-02-14 13:35
HPG reported continued air strikes by the Turkish army in southern Kurdistan. ...

Olives planted to condemn Turkish destruction of Afrin nature

ANF - 2019-02-14 08:58
The campaign lasted 7 days and was promoted by intellectuals and artists who planted olive tree saplings in Jazira and Euphrates regions. ...

16 people detained in Adana

ANF - 2019-02-14 08:08
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations against the Kurdish population continue unabated. ...

Syrian government and opposition in prisoner swap - Turkish Foreign Ministry | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-14 06:06

Austria Bans Symbols of Muslim Brotherhood, PKK and Turkish Grey Wolves

Breitbart - 2019-02-14 01:02

Syria regime and rebels swap prisoners: Turkish gov’t

Gulan Media - 2019-02-13 23:55

Baghdad Condemns Turkish Attacks In Northern Iraq, Kurdistan - Ambassador To UN - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-02-13 22:08

Erdogan, Putin, Rouhani to Hold Fourth Syria Summit on Thursday

BAS News - 2019-02-13 20:30
ERBIL - Turkish, Russian, and Iranian presidents are set to meet during the fourth summit on Thursday in the Russian Black Sea city of Sochi. Russia's Vladimir Putin with his Turkish and Iranian counterparts, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani, will ...

8 people detained in Dogubeyazit

ANF - 2019-02-13 20:06
The Turkish regime’s political genocide operations continue in the Kurdish region. ...

The Turkish president’s epic distortion of facts on Syria | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-02-13 19:00

Kurdish sleeper cell allegedly kills 12 commandos from FSA Special Forces near Turkish border

Almasdarnews - 2019-02-13 18:26

KCDK-E issues warning: AKP is looking for provocation in Europe

ANF - 2019-02-13 15:04
In their warning, the KCDK-E said: “The Turkish state has taken action to reverse the sympathy the Kurdish freedom movement has won in the eyes of the public through dirty provocative actions in Europe.” ...

Turkey Arrests Scores of Suspected PKK Members

BAS News - 2019-02-13 13:08
ERBIL — Turkish security on Wednesday said it had arrested a total of 40 people suspected of links to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) across the country. A security source, cited by the state-run Anadolu Agency, said that 27 of the arrests were made i ...

Supreme Administrative Court rules Finland should grant asylum to Turkish Kurd | Yle Uutiset |

YLE - 2019-02-13 12:52

Imprisoned Kurdish PKK leader and Turkey’s ‘nemesis’ Abdullah Ocalan

E-Kurd - 2019-02-13 12:39
ANKARA,— Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed Kurdish militant leader labelled the “nemesis” of the Turkish state, remains a highly influential figure in the Kurdish movement despite being cut off from the outside world. Turkey captured Ocalan, then public enemy ...

Turkey Appeals to Shi’ite Leader to Encounter PKK in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-02-13 12:28
ERBIL — Turkish Ambassador to Iraq Fatih Yildiz has demanded Iraqi Shi’ite militia leader to help ending the presence of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Iraq. The appeal was made during Yildiz’s meeting with Hadi al-Ameri, head of Badr Brigade and the ...

Gold Worth $900 Million Links Nicolas Maduro To Mysterious Turkish Firm

NDTV - 2019-02-13 12:00

From Cizre to Strasbourg: We must rise up against brutality

ANF - 2019-02-13 11:36
Former HDP MP Faysal Sariyildiz, and former co-mayor of Cizre Leyla Imret who both join the long march from Basel to Strasbourg, stated that everyone must resist against the Turkish state’s brutal concept that started from Cizire and continues today. ...

Several people including a journalist detained in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-02-13 08:35
The Turkish regime continues its political genocide practices and operations. ...

Scottish MEP Ward: Bring Anna home

ANF - 2019-02-13 07:50
Ward talked about the young British woman Anna Campbell, who was “killed by Turkish forces whilst defending the city of Afrin with the YPJ” a year ago on 16 March. ...

Syrian Regime, Turkey-backed Rebels Swap Prisoners

BAS News - 2019-02-12 22:56
ERBIL - Turkish-backed Syrian rebel group exchanged their prisoners on Tuesday under the supervision of Turkey and Russia, an official said. Talking to BasNews, Yousif Hamood, a spokesperson for the rebel group, explained that the process was done at the ...

Turkish army starts an operation in Besta

ANF - 2019-02-12 22:50
The Turkish state continues its military operations across the Kurdish region. ...

Turkish Media Praise Kosovo For Banning Kurdish Event | Balkan Insight

Balkaninsight - 2019-02-12 13:46

Footage from guerrilla action which killed 3 Turkish soldiers

ANF - 2019-02-12 13:12
Guerrilla forces continue inflicting blows on the Turkish army in Kurdistan territory. ...

Germany issues scandalous ban against 2 Kurdish institutions

ANF - 2019-02-12 13:12
Turkish state’s prohibitions have rubbed off on Germany. The Interior Ministry announced a ban against 2 Kurdish cultural-artistic institutions, Mesopotamia Publishing and Mir Music. ...

‘Suspicious’ death of Saudi agent in Khashoggi case, Turkish news says – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-02-12 12:47

Military operation and curfew in Lice

ANF - 2019-02-12 11:24
The Turkish state continues its military operations in the Kurdish region. ...

Internationalist Commune of Rojava in solidarity with Imam Sis

ANF - 2019-02-12 09:36
"We send this message not only as a message of support to our comrades in this struggle but also a call to action. We must do all we can to support comrades like Imam in their struggle and help put an end to the crimes of the Turkish State." ...

Putin to Hold Meetings With Erdogan, Rouhani in Russia

Waar Media - 2019-02-12 09:27
WAAR_DUHOK Russian, Turkish and Iranian presidents will hold separate meetings on the sidelines of a trilateral summit on Thursday in the Russian Black Sea city of Sochi, according to a Kremlin statement Monday. The three leaders will discuss projects an ...

Turkish Local Elections Pose Challenge for The Opposition, as Well as for Erdogan – Turkey/Other - WRMEA

Wrmea - 2019-02-12 03:38

Al-Qaida-linked group’s seizure of Idlib puts pressure on Turkish-Russian deal

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-11 23:53

Turkish police block HDP protest in solidarity with Leyla Guven

Rûdaw - 2019-02-11 23:13
Leyla Guven has been on hunger strike for 96 days ...

Russian, Turkish defence chiefs call for ‘decisive’ action in Idlib

Rûdaw - 2019-02-11 23:13
Russia, Turkey, Iran presidents will meet February 14 in Sochi ...

Til Abyad…Peace Symbol and co-existence icon

SDF Press - 2019-02-11 21:51
News Center_ Til Abyad is a Syrian city, located 100 KM away from Raqqa City, alongside the Turkish-Syrian border. The population number of this city was 15000 people in 2004, this number was doubled many times during Syrian war years that started in 2011 ...

Russian, Turkish defense ministers meet on Syria | The Seattle Times

Seattletimes - 2019-02-11 20:17

Turkish people are smashing iPhones and dumping Coca-Cola to protest Trump and boycott America | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-02-11 17:20

Turkish police prevent pro-Kurdish protest in Istanbul

E-Kurd - 2019-02-11 16:57
ISTANBUL,— Dozens of Turkish police blocked a march by pro-Kurdish opposition lawmakers in Istanbul on Monday that was organised in solidarity with a hunger striking MP who was released from prison last month. Security officers carrying anti-riot shields ...

Kurdistan Turkey: Yilmaz Guney’s last Film.

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2019-02-11 14:38
An old abbey in a small village north of Paris has suddenly become part of Turkey. Above the main gate is an inscription, in Turkish, “Central Jail of…” overlooking a statue of the Virgin Mary. There are inscriptions everywhere glorifying the Turkey of Mu ...

Turkish, Russian officials to discuss Syria in Ankara

Waar Media - 2019-02-11 14:37
WAAR_DUHOK Russian defense minister will arrive in Turkey on Monday to discuss Syria with his Turkish counterpart, according to Turkish National Defense Ministry sources. Russia’s Sergey Shoygu will pay a visit to the capital Ankara upon the invitation o ...

Russian, Turkish Defense Ministers to Discuss Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-11 13:59
ERBIL — Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu is scheduled to meet with his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar in Ankara today (11 February) to discuss the current situation in Syria. Idlib will be on the top of the agenda, according to a source cited by t ...

Clash between guerrillas and the Turkish army in South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-02-11 13:11
Reports of clashes between Turkish soldiers and Kurdish guerrillas in South Kurdistan. ...

Emboldened Turkish state targets parties with ‘Kurdistan’ in their titles

Rûdaw - 2019-02-11 09:42
"The Republic of Turkey was established on the principle that there were no Kurds or Kurdistan ...

Turkish consulate in Hamburg seizes Kurdish boxer's passport | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-11 09:38

Ex-British soldier is sentenced to eight years in Turkish prison | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-02-11 08:46

Kurd leader to Haaretz: Erdogan and allies seek dictatorship via Turkish referendum - Turkey -

Haaretz - 2019-02-11 07:07

Trump, Erdogan discuss Syria, boosting U.S.-Turkish trade: White House

Gulfnews - 2019-02-11 07:07

Turkish fighter jet crashes after training flight -

UPI - 2019-02-11 06:19

Trump call with Turkish leader ‘led to US pullout from Syria’ -

Independent - 2019-02-11 03:05

Fiance of Turkish socialite killed in hen party crash bids farewell | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-02-10 22:17

Syrian government claims to enter Kurdish-held town of Manbij to stop Turkish attacks - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-02-10 21:17

Khashoggi’s fiancée pens book on his life, work and murder

Rûdaw - 2019-02-10 20:37
The memoir titled Jamal Khashoggi: His Life, Struggles and Secrets, is published in Turkish followed by English and Arabic versions. ...

Two Turkish soldiers killed in blast as airstrikes continue -

UPI - 2019-02-10 19:27

Turkey Shuts Down Two Political Parties for the Name of “Kurdistan”

BAS News - 2019-02-10 16:27
ERBIL — Turkish public prosecutor ordered the closure of two political parties in the country for having “Kurdistan” in their names. The Kurdistan Communist Party and Kurdistan Freedom Party are now closed down by the Turkish authorities, having no chanc ...

One Turkish soldier killed in Jindires, Afrin

ANF - 2019-02-10 14:25
Afrin Liberation Forces are inflicting further blows on the occupation forces in and around Afrin. ...

Potential Turkish Military Move on Afrin Risks Wider War - Center for American Progress

Americanprogress - 2019-02-10 11:34

Turkish Police Use Teargas Against Women's March in Ankara | Time

TIME - 2019-02-10 11:34

Spotlight: Turkish operation against Manbij unlikely as things stand: analysts - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-02-10 11:10

Father of Dr. Oz Dies Aged 94 in Istanbul

Waar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
WAAR_DUHOK Father of Turkish-American cardiac surgeon and talk show host Dr. Mehmet Oz has died at the age of 94 in Istanbul on Saturday, according to hospital sources. Mustafa Oz was receiving treatment for a while, said the sources, who asked not to be ...

Trump OKs stiffer tariffs on Turkish metals as lira plummets -

UPI - 2019-02-10 09:04

Turkish lira plumbs new low after central bank’s policy tweak | Financial Times

FT - 2019-02-10 07:20

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