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Turkish forces say they've captured key Syrian border town

WCAX - 2020-05-23 07:22

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

WRDW - 2020-05-23 07:22

A Kurdish Border Porter Killed and Another Wounded

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-05-21 02:03
A Kurdish Border Porter –known as Kolbar- was killed and another one wounded in a shootout after being targeted by the Turkish troops in the border region of Qotur on the border between Khoy… The post A Kurdish Border Porter Killed and Another Wounded app ...

Another civilian murdered by Turkish soldiers at Rojava border

ANF - 2020-05-17 21:31
Soldiers of the occupant Turkish army continue murdering civilians in the border area. Four civilians have been killed by Turkish border guards since last night. ...

Turkish soldiers kill a civilian at Rojava border

ANF - 2020-05-17 18:59
A 50-year-old man from Çilaxa in Rojava was shot dead by Turkish border guards while working in the fields. Only last night a civilian was killed by Turkish jihadist proxies in Serêkaniyê. ...

Turkish border guards kill a civilian from Eastern Kurdistan

ANF - 2020-05-17 15:12
Soldiers of the occupant Turkish army continue murdering civilians in Kurdistan territory. ...

Turkish forces say they’ve captured key Syrian border town - Deseret News

Deseret - 2020-05-10 20:08

Greek-Turkish Border: The Killing of Muhammad Gulzar - DER SPIEGEL

Spiegel - 2020-05-09 07:52

Turkish Forces Launch Military Attack Against Kurds At Syrian Border | Maine Public

Mainepublic - 2020-05-05 22:21

Body discovered at Turkish-Iranian border

ANF - 2020-04-06 15:52
Yet another body of a refugee has been discovered at the Turkish-Iranian border between Northern and Eastern Kurdistan. ...

Dispatch: Anger on Turkish border as conflict reveals contradiction at the heart of Western Syria policy

Telegraph - 2020-04-06 09:28

PKK claims suicide attack on gas pipeline, killing 30 Turkish soldiers

E-Kurd - 2020-04-02 12:22
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— At least 30 Turkish soldiers were killed when a Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighter launched a suicide attack on a pipeline in Agri province in Turkish Kurdistan near the Iran-Turkey border on Tuesday, the group clai ...

More than 30 soldiers killed in action of self-sacrifice in Ağrı

ANF - 2020-04-01 14:05
Guerrilla fighter Sema Koçer targeted the Turkish soldiers maintaining the security of the natural gas pipeline near the Gürbulak border crossing between Iran and Turkey. ...

Greek police fire tear gas at migrants on Turkish border | News | DW | 29.02.2020

DW - 2020-03-30 14:34

Greek, Turkish police fire tear gas as migrant border crisis deepens | The Star Online

Thestar - 2020-03-28 08:24

Gulftimes : Syrian Kurdish YPG to withdraw from strip along Turkish border

Gulf Times - 2020-03-22 14:03

Migrant crisis at Greek-Turkish border in second week, EU mulls more aid | The Star Online

Thestar - 2020-03-22 08:17

Businesses fear Turkish border closure after Kurdish referendum | Turkey News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2020-03-21 09:50

Renewed confrontation at the Greek-Turkish border

ANF - 2020-03-18 14:00
The refugee crisis at the Turkish-Greek border continues. While the Turkish police shot from behind with tear gas, Greek police officers beat up refugees from the front. ...

Kapıköy border gate, closed during the day, opened at night!

ANF - 2020-03-18 12:23
Despite the Turkish government decision to close border gates with Eastern Kurdistan due to the coronavirus outbreak, it was learned that the gates were opened during the night to allow trucks loaded with vegetables and fruits. ...

′Erdogan misusing refugees′: Syrians in Germany on the Greek-Turkish border crisis | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 13.03.2020

DW - 2020-03-16 01:52

Report: 447 civilians killed by Turkish forces at Syrian border

ANF - 2020-03-15 16:36
The 447 refugees killed by Turkish security forces at the border with Syria include 83 children under the age of 18 and 56 women. ...

Turkish government 'invites' students to help Idlib refugees

ANF - 2020-03-14 11:52
The Turkish state is forcing Syrian refugees on buses at a gunpoint to deliver them on the border with Greece while on the other hand, is collecting money from students allegedly to "support Idlib refugees." ...

Lawyers' associations: Image of shame at Turkish-Greek border

ANF - 2020-03-12 14:40
Lawyers' associations from Turkey have commented on the situation on the Turkish-Greek border and have voiced concrete demands as to what needs to be done in view of the disastrous situation of refugees. ...

International Women's Day: asylum seekers protest at Turkish border | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2020-03-11 21:40

Leadership and solidarity urgently needed to help trapped migrants at Turkish-EU border, OSCE human rights head says - Turkey | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-03-11 19:37

Situation on the Turkish border: racism and despair

ANF - 2020-03-11 16:45
Social worker Berfin Ateşmen and human rights activist Leman Yurtsever have been observing the situation of refugees at the Turkish-Greek border on the spot. They declare that the refugees there are left to die. ...

EU and Turkish officials to meet on humanitarian crisis at Syrian border - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2020-03-10 06:26

Turkish army drills near Iraqi border ahead of Kurdish referendum | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-03-07 18:24

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

WLOX - 2020-03-06 19:25

Europe should return Turks as Erdogan opens the refugee floodgates

E-Kurd - 2020-03-06 13:51
Michael Rubin | Washington Examiner President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has long sought to weaponize refugees as a tool in both his domestic and foreign policies. As Syrian President Bashar Assad’s bombardment sent Syrians fleeing across the Turkish border in ...

Refugees at Turkey-Greece border attacked from both sides

ANF - 2020-03-06 13:14
Cruel scenes take place on the Greek-Turkish border. The Greek police attack refugees and drive them back to Turkey, while Turkish policemen try to drive them back to Greece with tear gas. ...

Military operation in Amed, ban on activities in Adana

ANF - 2020-03-06 09:04
The Turkish army launched an operation in rural neighborhoods on the border of Lice and Hazro districts. In Adana all actions and events have been banned. ...

Turkish police move to stop Greece pushing migrants back

BBC - 2020-03-06 00:07
Thousands of migrants trying to get into the EU remain in the border zone between the two countries. ...

Syrian forces enter key border town, blocking Turkish plans

KBTX - 2020-03-05 23:54

Turkey claims migrant killed in Greek border clash

BBC - 2020-03-05 01:32
Greece denies a Turkish claim that a migrant was shot dead by its security forces. ...

Greek police open fire on refugees

ANF - 2020-03-04 17:11
According to reports from the ground, the Greek army units opened fire on refugees at the Turkish-Greek border, injuring several people. ...

Sending refugees to death, Erdoğan continues blackmailing Europe

ANF - 2020-03-02 19:59
As reports are coming through of death of some of the refugees that the fascist AKP-MHP government has driven to border, Turkish President Erdoğan continues with his threats. ...

Witch hunt against journalists at Turkey-Greece border

ANF - 2020-03-02 19:34
Nine journalists, who were following the events at the Turkey-Greece border in Edirne, have been arrested by the Turkish military police. ...

No help for earthquake victims in Van

ANF - 2020-03-02 18:32
Many days have passed since the earthquake in the Turkish-Iranian border region. The affected villages in the northern Kurdistan province of Van still do not receive sufficient support. ...

MA correspondent Idris Sayilgan jailed in Edirne

ANF - 2020-03-02 14:39
Journalist Idris Sayilgan has been arrested in Edirne. He and other colleagues had been detained on Saturday while following events on the Turkish-Greek border. ...

Journalists arrested in Edirne remain in custody

ANF - 2020-03-01 20:31
Kurdish journalists Idris Sayilgan and Naci Kaya, who were arrested in Edirne on the Turkish-Greek border, remain in police custody and the detention period has been extended. ...

More than 13,000 migrants reported along the Turkish-Greek border

ANF - 2020-03-01 09:44
“The number of migrants moving through Edirne towards the border grew through the day as cars, taxis and buses arrived from Istanbul,” said IOM Turkey Chief of Mission. ...

President Erdogan's options narrow as Russia presses Syrian crisis to Turkey's doorstep

Reuters - 2020-02-27 19:48
With nearly one million displaced Syrians massing near the Turkish border in the face of a Syrian government military offensive, President Tayyip Erdogan’s options are narrowing. He feels blindsided by Russia’s push into Syria’s Idlib region and the risk ...

Earthquake victims including four children laid to rest in Van

ANF - 2020-02-24 14:09
Eight of the nine people killed in Sunday’s earthquake in in the Turkish-Iranian border region, have been laid to rest today. Four of them were children, the youngest a six-month-old baby. ...

Van-Xoy earthquake: 9 killed, hundreds of houses demolished

ANF - 2020-02-23 22:18
According to Turkish officials, 9 people died, 250 houses and 300 barns were demolished as a result of the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that shook Bakur-Rojhilat border Sunday morning. ...

Another earthquake in the Bakur-Rojhilat border region

ANF - 2020-02-23 20:58
After an earthquake in the early morning with ten dead, another earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 occurred in the Turkish-Iranian border region. ...

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

KWCH - 2020-02-21 00:01

‘Assad’s bombs chase us’: Syrian forces target refugee camps near Turkish border | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-02-20 18:19

Car bomb near Syria-Turkey border kills two, wounds five

Jerusalem Post - 2020-02-18 20:31
The Turkish Defense Ministry has blamed the Kurdish YPG militia for the attack.; ...

New Turkish-Syrian border gate opens for aid supply – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2020-02-16 03:23

Syrian forces enter key border town, blocking Turkish plans

WCAX - 2020-02-15 03:34

Syrian forces enter border town, blocking Turkish advance

Mercurynews - 2020-02-13 06:37

Crisis Grows in Northwest Syria As Thousands Flee Toward Turkish Border

Foreignpolicy - 2020-02-12 12:23

Syria says Turkish attacks won’t be able to protect terrorists

ANF - 2020-02-11 23:06
While Turkey continues with military deployment on Syrian border, Syrian army said Turkish attacks will not succeed in protecting terrorism or halting army operations in Idlib and west of Aleppo. ...

Turkey's deadly eastern border

ANF - 2020-02-10 21:02
From the Northern Kurdish province of Wan, there are always new reports of refugees who die at the Turkish border. In the past twelve months alone, 50 people seeking protection who froze to death while crossing the border have been registered. ...

Rudaw: Turkey may conduct military operations in Syria if regime attacks continue: Erdogan

Justice for Kurds - 2020-02-07 06:32
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Friday that Turkey may launch cross-border operations in Syria if regime forces continue attacking the northwestern province of Idlib, the last rebel bastion in the country. Launched ...

Syrian forces enter key border town, blocking Turkish plans

WKYT - 2020-02-06 07:26

Refugees from Idlib: Turkey uses us as a bargaining chip

ANF - 2020-02-05 13:43
While displaced people from Idlib are kept waiting at the Turkish border, hundreds of families have now reached the self-governing areas in northern Syria. There they are provided with the modest means of the autonomous administration. ...

Kurdish Border Porters Injured by Shooting of Turkish Troops

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-02-02 03:35
Two Kurdish border porters –known as Kolbar- have been injured at the Ghotour border areas (Kutul) of Khoy as a result of being shot by Turkey’s military forces on January 26 and… The post Kurdish Border Porters Injured by Shooting of Turkish Troops appea ...

Syrian Kurds to remove fortifications from Turkish border | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-01-31 09:25

Turkish forces say they’ve captured key Syrian border town

Wmcactionnews5 - 2020-01-31 09:25

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

WHSV - 2020-01-31 09:25

Syrian forces enter key border town, blocking Turkish plans

KY3 - 2020-01-31 02:12

Displaced people from Rojava return from South Kurdistan

ANF - 2020-01-30 17:41
Thousands of people have fled from the Turkish invasion troops from Northern Syria to South Kurdistan last year. So far about 5,000 people have returned to Rojava. Today another group returned via the Sêmalka border crossing. ...

Turkey builds wall on western border of Girê Spî

ANF - 2020-01-26 11:12
The invading Turkish state is building a wall on the western border of Girê Spi to separate Girê Spî and Kobanê. ...

Syrian forces enter key border town, blocking Turkish plans

WEAU - 2020-01-24 22:14

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

WOWT - 2020-01-24 19:17

Thousands flee Russian, Syrian bombs for Turkish border

Al Monitor - 2020-01-24 00:45

Syrian Kurds say they are withdrawing from area near Turkish border | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-01-15 23:27

UN aid to Syria to be delivered via Turkish border crossings only

ANF - 2020-01-13 15:59
The UN Security Council wants to send humanitarian aid to Syria only via Turkey. The autonomous administration of northern and eastern Syria points out that the border crossings are controlled by jihadists. ...

Kurds announce Damascus agreement on deployment of Syrian army to Turkish border - Sunriseread

Sunriseread - 2020-01-13 07:41

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

CBS7 - 2020-01-11 02:21

Encu: Turkish soldiers are now massacring our mules

ANF - 2020-01-10 14:08
Kadri Encu, who lost his brother in the Roboski massacre, said that civilians and mules were slaughtered by Turkish soldiers when they engaged in 'border trade'. ...

Trump’s deadly bumbling over the Turkish-Syrian border - The Boston Globe

Bostonglobe - 2020-01-10 02:42

Ehmê: Erdoğan wants a 'safe zone' for jihadists at Europe borders

ANF - 2020-01-09 10:57
North-East Syrian Autonomous Administration spokesman, Loqman Ehmê, talked to ANF about Erdoğan's regime transfer of mercenaries from Syria to Libya and said the Turkish state wants to create a "safe zone" for jihadists on the European border. ...

Turkey, Russia holds 20th joint patrol near Syrian-Turkish border - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2020-01-08 01:13

KCK: Erdoğan gave the order for Roboski massacre

ANF - 2019-12-28 12:47
28 December marks the eighth anniversary of the Roboski massacre. On 28 December 2011, 34 young Kurdish civilians aged between 12 and 25 years were killed by Turkish jets in the Turkish-Iraqi border region. ...

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

WTVY - 2019-12-28 07:49

Our heart shrivelled because we forgot Roboski

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-12-28 02:30
On Dec. 28, 2011, late at night, the Turkish warplanes bombed a group of Kurdish villagers, who had gone across the border into Iraq to load packages with cigarettes and tea and barrels with petrol on their mules. They were about to enter the Turkish terr ...

Turkish Forces Enter Syria's Idlib

BAS News - 2019-12-26 18:26
ERBIL - Turkish forces have been deployed to the Syrian province of Idlib, a monitor reported. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights revealed that 85 Turkish armored and other military vehicles entered on Wednesday night the border town of al-Eis, sout ...

Five IS Women Surrender to Turkish Forces

BAS News - 2019-12-22 00:24
ERBIL - At least five Islamic State (IS) women have surrendered to Turkish security forces, state media said. They surrendered to the Turkish forces on Friday at the border crossing of Cilvegozu, in southeast of Turkish province of Hatay, as reported by ...

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

Nbc11news - 2019-12-19 07:19

Turkish forces capture center of key Syrian border town | KMTR

Nbc16 - 2019-12-16 08:06

HDP: Iran abandoned journalist Oruç barefoot in border area

ANF - 2019-12-14 14:04
Journalist Aziz Oruç has been arrested and tortured in Iran. He was subsequently released in the Turkish border area. The HDP has shared details of the case. ...

At least 13 dead in car bomb in Turkish-held Syrian border town | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-12-14 13:46

Kurdish Forces' Withdrawal from Syrian-Turkish Border Completed: Russia

BAS News - 2019-12-13 18:42
ERBIL - Russia has said that the withdrawal of the Kurdish forces from the Syrian-Turkish border has been completed. "We continue to implement the memorandum of October 22 focusing on the area east of the Euphrates River in conjunction with Ankara," Mari ...

Number of IDPs in Shaddadi rising

ANF - 2019-12-13 13:41
More than 2,000 internally displaced persons have arrived in the town of Shaddadi. The people come from the border regions of Northern Syria and fled the Turkish invasion. ...

Russia says Kurdish forces withdrawn from Syrian-Turkish border

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-13 09:21

Turkish-Led Forces Advance Into Syrian Border City, Fighting Rages - Sunriseread

Sunriseread - 2019-12-13 09:17

Baby among six killed during Syrian mortar fire on Turkish border towns - Sunriseread

Sunriseread - 2019-12-10 17:24

Young man from Dirbêsiyê: Turkey has removed my kidney

ANF - 2019-12-05 11:40
Syrian Basil Mihemed Nezir, who was shot by Turkish soldiers at the border and taken to Kızıltepe State Hospital for treatment, stated that his kidney was stolen while he was in hospital and called on international human rights organizations to investigat ...

Deadly car bombing hits Syria's rebel-held city near Turkish border - Xinhua |

Xinhuanet - 2019-12-05 02:27

Turkish ISIS member: Turkey’s soldiers helped us cross the border

ANF - 2019-12-01 14:06
An ISIS member from Turkey arrested in Northern Syria reports in detail in an ANF interview how Turkish policemen and soldiers helped him to cross the border into the "Islamic state". ...

Removing U.S. Troops from the Syrian and Turkish Border – CAC Cactus

Caccactus - 2019-11-27 03:47

Turkey Claims It “Neutralized” 7 PKK Fighters in Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-11-26 15:27
ERBIL — Turkish Defense Ministry claimed on Tuesday that its forces had “neutralized” seven members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the mountainous border areas of Kurdistan Region. The ministry said in a tweet that the Turkish warplanes were in ...

Turkey Claims It "Neutralized" Five PKK Fighters on Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2019-11-23 19:26
ERBIL - The Turkish army claimed on Saturday that it had "neutralized" five fighters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in the Kurdistan Region's Duhok province. Turkey's Ministry of National Defense said on Saturday that at least one PKK member was t ...

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

KY3 - 2019-11-22 14:41

Turkey Claims It “Neutralized” 5 PKK Fighters in Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2019-11-21 14:55
ERBIL — Turkish Defense Ministry claimed on Thursday that it had “neutralized” five Kurdish fighters belonging to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the border areas of Kurdistan Region. Turkey often uses the word “neutralized” to imply that the fight ...

Turkey assures Russia it won’t resume military operation in northern Syria, says Lavrov

TASS - 2019-11-20 19:39
Russia’s top diplomat commented on a statement by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu that the United States and Russia allegedly had not done everything to withdraw Kurdish forces from the Turkish-Syrian border ...
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