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Turkish forces say they've captured key Syrian border town

WCJB - 2019-11-13 03:15

Inside the Turkish border towns where refugees are pawns in Turkish president Erdogan's 'ethnic cleansing'

Telegraph - 2019-11-12 22:51

A series of car bombs target Syrian city on the Turkish border

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-11 22:56

Explosions hit Syrian town of Ras al-Ayn on Turkish border – video | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-11 21:33

Turkish forces kill 2 Kurdish fighters, seize Syrian border town of Ras al-Ain

Aninews - 2019-11-11 10:13

Syria: heavy clashes between regime troops and Turkish-backed forces Turkey invaded north-east Syria last month to push out Syrian Kurdish fighters near the border November 9, 2019

The National AE - 2019-11-09 17:26

Syrian army, Turkish forces clash near border - state media - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-11-08 18:49

Russian, Turkish armored vehicles pelted with rocks, shoes as joint patrol enters Kurdish area of northern Syria

Washington Post - 2019-11-08 18:22
Patrol mounted a week after a deal was struck between Russia and Turkey that moved Syrian government forces into border regions held by Kurdish groups. ...

Trump confirms meeting with Erdogan on November 13

TASS - 2019-11-07 09:32
The two leaders had a phone conversation to discuss Turkish border with Syria, eradication of terrorism, ending of hostilities with the Kurds, and many other topics ...

Kurdistan Border Areas Bombarded by Turkish Jets Again

BAS News - 2019-11-06 14:06
ERBIL — Turkish warplanes once again on Wednesday attacked multiple locations on the border between Kurdistan Region and Turkey. BasNews has learned that the Wednesday airstrikes were mainly in the surrounding areas of the villages of Bosale, Sharansha, ...

Turkey Takes Fight Against Kurdish Fighters to Iraq As It Struggles in Syria

Newsweek - 2019-11-05 21:01
The Turkish Defense Ministry announced that up to seven Kurdish PKK fighters were killed in back-to-back strikes in northern Iraq as deadly clashes continued across the border in Syria. ...

Syrian army begins deployment near Qamishli on Turkish border

TASS - 2019-11-05 19:27
On October 13, SANA reported that Damascus had struck a deal with Kurds and sent troops to the north of Syria to oppose the Turkish army ...

Syrian army deploy along Turkish border after deal with Kurdish-led forces

France24 - 2019-11-05 17:28

Explosion in Syrian town on Turkish border kills 10 - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-11-05 11:48

Explosion in Syrian town on Turkish border kills 10 -media, observatory | National Post

Nationalpost - 2019-11-05 08:52

Turkey refutes reports of strikes on US-led coalition forces in Syria - statement

TASS - 2019-11-04 02:01
Meanwhile, the Kurdish news agency Firat reported earlier on Sunday that Turkish artillery conducted strikes against the border settlements of Rashidiyah and al-Kasimiyah ...

Tal Abyad car bomb: At least 13 killed in Syrian border town

BBC - 2019-11-03 02:26
At least 13 people died in Syrian's Tal Abyad, recently taken by pro-Turkish forces, Turkey has said. ...

Turkey, Russia hold first joint patrol in northeast Syria

Reuters - 2019-11-02 00:38
Turkish and Russian troops in armored vehicles held their first joint ground patrols in northeast Syria on Friday under a deal between the two countries that forced a Kurdish militia away from territory near Turkey's border. ...

Syrian army, Turkish forces clash near border: state media | One America News Network

OANN - 2019-11-01 16:25

Joint Turkish and Russian patrols begin in Syrian region

Seattle Times - 2019-11-01 11:39
SEVIMLI, Turkey (AP) — Turkey and Russia launched joint patrols Friday in northeastern Syria, under a deal that halted a Turkish offensive against Syrian Kurdish fighters who were forced to withdraw from the border area following Ankara’s incursion. The ...

Heavy fighting persists near Turkish border in Syria safe zone

NBC News - 2019-11-01 10:55
"It's clear that Turkey has no intention of halting attacks," a spokesman for the Syrian Democratic Forces said Thursday. ...

Syrian army, Turkish forces clash near border: state media

Todayonline - 2019-11-01 01:05

Russia informs Turkey that Kurdish fighters have left Turkish border zone in Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-10-31 23:12

Syrian and Turkish forces involved in deadly border clash as Kurds withdraw | SBS News

SBS - 2019-10-31 23:12

Russia says Syrian Kurds complete withdrawal from Turkish border

Militarytimes - 2019-10-31 21:32

Syrian, Turkish forces clash near border town: report | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-10-31 21:28

Turkish Airstrike Injures Two People near Kurdistan Region’s Zakho

BAS News - 2019-10-31 21:07
ERBIL — Turkish warplanes on Thursday once again bombarded the border areas of Duhok province near Zakho district of Kurdistan Region, injuring at least two people, a local official confirmed to BasNews. Turkey has been targeting Kurdistan Region’s borde ...

Syrian army, Turkish forces clash near border as Ankara threatens more force

France24 - 2019-10-31 08:47

Syrian army, Turkish forces clash near border: state media - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-30 18:49

Turkey may launch operation in Syria if Kurdish forces fail to leave border area — Erdogan

TASS - 2019-10-30 15:08
Turkey and Russia will begin joint patrolling in Syria on Friday, according to the Turkish president ...

Turkey says YPG withdrawal not complete; joint Russian patrols start Friday

Reuters - 2019-10-30 12:28
Kurdish YPG militia had not completed its withdrawal to at least 30 km away from the Turkish border in northeast Syria, Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday despite assurances from Russia that they had left. ...

Russia Says Syrian Kurds Completed Pullout From Turkish Border

Rferl - 2019-10-30 02:56

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

WCTV - 2019-10-30 01:03

Russia says Kurds are gone as Syrian and Turkish armies engage in deadly border clash in area they vacated | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-10-29 23:23

Russia says Kurds Complete Withdrawal From Turkish Border | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-29 19:59

Erdogan: Russia has told Turkey that Kurdish fighters have withdrawn from north Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-29 18:43
Russian officials have conveyed to Turkish authorities that the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia has withdrawn from a strip of land on the Syrian-Turkish border within a 150-hour deadline set by Ankara and Moscow, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. ...

Russia says Kurdish fighters have left Syrian border area as deadline expires

Reuters - 2019-10-29 18:43
Syrian Kurdish fighters completed their withdrawal from a strip of land on the Syrian-Turkish border ahead of a Tuesday evening deadline agreed between Moscow and Ankara, Russia's defense minister said. ...

5 Syrian soldiers killed, another executed near Turkish border

ANF - 2019-10-29 14:50
The Turkish army and allied mercenary groups continue their attacks and crimes in northern Syria despite a ceasefire in effect in the region. ...

Turkish minister: Kurdish YPG still near border as deadline looms

Al Jazeera - 2019-10-29 13:18
Sochi agreement reinforces existing US-brokered ceasefire that halted Turkey's operation in northeast Syria. ...

Turkish attack injures 6 as Russian forces arrive in Dirbesiye

ANF - 2019-10-29 13:09
Turkish forces attacked civilians who gathered in Dirbesiye border area as Russian patrol squads arrived in the area. At least six people were injured. ...

Turkish Forces Launch Military Attack Against Kurds At Syrian Border | WCAI

Capeandislands - 2019-10-28 17:04

Syrian Kurds say pulling out from entire length of Turkey border

E-Kurd - 2019-10-28 12:27
SANJAK SAADOUN, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish forces said Sunday they will redeploy away from the entire length of Syria’s northern border in compliance with a Russian-Turkish agreement that will see them replaced by Damascus-backed forces. The Kurd-led Syr ...

Kurdish forces leave Turkish border area | The Courier

Thecourier - 2019-10-27 22:05

Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, Damascus welcomes move

Reuters - 2019-10-27 21:59
The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Sunday it had agreed to withdraw more than 30 km (19 miles) from the Turkish border, an announcement welcomed by Damascus which said Turkey should now end its "aggression" in northeast Syria. ...

Turkey to clear border area of Kurdish fighters if Russia fails to act

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-27 21:10
From Tuesday, Russian and Turkish forces will start to patrol a narrower, 10-km strip of land in northeast Syria. ...

Syrian Regime Welcomes SDF Withdrawal from Turkish Border

BAS News - 2019-10-27 20:02
ERBIL — The Syrian Foreign Ministry on Sunday welcomed the withdrawal of the Kurdish forces from the border areas between Syria and Turkey as part of a previous deal to create a so-called ‘Safe Zone’ north of the country. “"The Syrian Arab Republic welco ...

Kurdish forces leave Turkish border area | Newcastle Herald

Newcastleherald - 2019-10-27 18:33

Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, Damascus welcomes move | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO

KFGO - 2019-10-27 15:38

Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, Damascus welcomes move - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-27 15:27

Syrian Kurdish forces say leaving Turkish border area, ...

Trust - 2019-10-27 15:08

Iran's military launches an unannounced military exercise near Turkish border - Sputnik

Fxstreet - 2019-10-27 12:59

Turkish proxies and Syrian Kurds clash leaving 15 dead Turkey and the militias it backs launched a cross-border attack against the Kurdish-held north-east Syria earlier this month October 27, 2019

The National AE - 2019-10-27 12:20

Turkey will clear Syria border of Kurdish fighters if Russia fails to act: Erdogan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-26 21:51
ANKARA,— Turkey will clear northeast Syria of Kurdish YPG militia if Russia does not fulfill its obligations under an accord that helped end a Turkish offensive in Syrian Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in northern Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on S ...

Turkey will remove Kurdish YPG from Syrian border area if Russia won't

Reuters - 2019-10-26 18:17
Turkey will clear the Kurdish YPG militia from its border area with northeast Syria if Russia does not fulfill its obligations under a bilateral accord clinched this week, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. ...

Turkey will clear Syria border area of Kurdish fighters if Russia fails to act: Erdogan

Reuters - 2019-10-26 18:17
Turkey will clear northeast Syria of Kurdish YPG militia if Russia does not fulfill its obligations under an accord that helped end a Turkish offensive in the region, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. ...

Syrian Army Reaches Border Area, Deploys Around Turkish Zone | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-26 17:42

Russia, Syria deploy forces to Syrian-Turkish border

E-Kurd - 2019-10-25 19:25
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Damascus and Moscow deployed extra forces Friday to Syria’s border with Turkey, even as Washington partially reversed a drawback to boost its own military presence near key Syrian oil fields. The United States earlier this mo ...

Kurds say Turkey is violating hours-old 'ceasefire' in northern Syria

CNN - 2019-10-25 18:13
Clashes continued on the border between Turkey and Syria on Friday, according to eyewitnesses and Kurdish fighters, despite US Vice President Mike Pence's announcement that he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had brokered a five-day ceasefire th ...

More Russian military police in Syria under Turkey peace deal

Al Jazeera - 2019-10-25 17:30
Russian forces will patrol and help with withdrawal of Kurdish forces from Syrian-Turkish border, Interfax says. ...

Russian military police reinforcements arrive in Syria

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-25 11:19
The deal reached by Presidents Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin requires that Russian military police and Syrian border guards remove all Kurdish YPG militia from within 30 km of the Turkish border. ...

Turkish forces capture center of key Syrian border town | WPEC

Cbs12 - 2019-10-25 09:09

Kremlin says U.S. betrayed Kurds in Syria, tells Kurds to withdraw or be mauled by Turkey

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-25 06:08
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov complained that it appeared that the United States was encouraging the Kurds to stay close to the Syrian border and fight the Turkish army. ...

Turkey Halts Syrian Incursion, Hours After Deal With Russia

New York Times - 2019-10-25 03:50
The Turkish military said it would advance no further into Syria, after reaching an agreement with Russia on forcing Kurdish fighters from the border region. ...

Syrian Kurds from SDF withdraw to 32 km from Turkish border - RIA - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-24 21:52

Turkish Forces Launch Military Attack Against Kurds At Syrian Border | KCBX

KCBX - 2019-10-24 17:47

Syrian Kurdish forces start pullback from Turkish border

E-Kurd - 2019-10-24 17:35
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish forces in Syrian Kurdistan (northeastern Syria) left several positions along the long border with Turkey Thursday, complying with a deal that sees Damascus, Ankara and Moscow carve up their now-defunct autonomous regi ...

Syrian Kurds from SDF withdraw to 32 km from Turkish border: RIA - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-24 17:19

Syrian Kurdish refugees pay hundreds of dollars to cross border into Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-24 16:30
DUHOK, Iraqi Kurdistan,— Refugees fleeing Turkish forces are being charged hundreds of US dollars each to cross from Syria into Iraq, according to Sky News sources. Kurds forced from their homes in Syrian Kurdistan (northeastern Syria) by Turkey’s incurs ...

Syrian Kurds accuse Turkey of violating ceasefire — agency

TASS - 2019-10-24 16:18
The agreement reached by the Turkish and Russian presidents stipulates a 150-hour ceasefire to allow the Kurdish forces to vacate the 30-kilometer wide strip of land along the Turkish border ...

CBS News gains access to Turkish-controlled Syria

CBS News - 2019-10-24 16:05
CBS News got an exclusive view from inside Syria. Holly Williams was granted access to Turkish troops as they crossed the border into an area once controlled by America's Kurdish allies. ...

Trump lifts Turkey sanctions as Russia calls the shots in Syria ceasefire

CBS 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 ...

Russia Says Turkey Will 'Crush' Kurds If They Do Not Withdraw From Syria Fight, Accuses U.S. Of 'Betraying' Allies

Newsweek - 2019-10-23 16:33
A deal agreed between Russia and Turkey on Tuesday handed Kurdish-led forces a 150-hour ultimatum to withdraw from an 18-mile zone along the Turkish border. ...

Russia urges Kurdish fighters to withdraw from Syria's border

Al Jazeera - 2019-10-23 15:11
Kremlin spokesman warns YPG militia to evacuate northeast Syria quickly or get 'steamrolled' by the Turkish military. ...

If Kurds fail to withdraw, they will be crushed by Turkish military machine, Kremlin warns

TASS - 2019-10-23 12:40
The US opted to abandon the Kurds on the border, almost forcing them to fight against the Turks, the Kremlin spokesman said ...

Turkey trying to establish "Turkmen belt" on the border

ANF - 2019-10-23 11:03
The Turkish state is using different groups to occupy Syria. They all go under the name of "Syrian National Army-SMO (Ceyşul Wetenî)" and each has a separate agenda although in the end they all serve one agenda, Turkey's. ...

Anger with the PKK and the west burns in Turkish border town | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-23 10:49

Kremlin says U.S. betrayed Kurds in Syria, tells Kurds to withdraw or be mauled

Reuters - 2019-10-23 10:21
The Kremlin said on Wednesday that the United States had betrayed and abandoned the Syrian Kurds and advised the Kurds to withdraw from the Syrian border as per a deal between Moscow and Ankara or be mauled by the Turkish army. ...

KREMLIN SAYS THE SYRIAN KURDS WILL BE MAULED BY THE TURKISH ARMY IF THEY DO NOT WITHDRAW FROM THE BORDER WITH TURKEY - TASS

Yahoo - 2019-10-23 09:10

Turkish diplomat: Syria deal 'huge step' for Turkish national security

PRI - 2019-10-23 06:38
Turkey will create a 20-mile "safe zone" at its border with Syria, but Kurdish-led fighters have to leave the area. ...

Turkey, Russia strike deal to remove Syrian Kurdish forces from border areas

E-Kurd - 2019-10-23 01:53
SOCHI, Russia,— Turkey and Russia agreed on Tuesday to remove the Syrian Kurdish YPG forces to beyond 30 km (19 miles) from the Turkish border, after which their troops will jointly patrol a narrower strip of land in a “safe zone” Ankara has long sought ...

Turkey, Russia strike deal to remove Syrian Kurdish YPG, launch joint patrols

Reuters - 2019-10-23 01:32
Turkey and Russia agreed on Tuesday to remove the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia to beyond 30 km (19 miles) from the Turkish border, after which their troops will jointly patrol a narrower strip of land in a "safe zone" Ankara has long sought in northern Syri ...

Russia, Turkey agree to jointly remove Kurdish fighters along Turkey’s border in northern Syria

Washington Post - 2019-10-22 23:13
The agreement followed a U.S.-Turkish deal that forced the retreat of Syrian Kurdish fighters who had allied with the U.S. military in the fight against the Islamic State. ...

Russia and Turkey Present New Deal for Syria After Six Hours of Talks and U.S. Exit

Newsweek - 2019-10-22 22:01
The deal would maintain gains by a Turkish-led operation and allow joint Russian and Syrian military patrols to facilitate the removal of Kurdish-led forces elsewhere along the border. ...

Turkish operation in Syria ending, further developments depend on the Kurds — Lavrov

TASS - 2019-10-22 21:08
The Erdogan government claimed that its goal in Syria is to clear the border area of what it calls 'terrorists’ ...

Turkey and Russia agree joint Syria patrols as Kurds withdraw A five-day truce between Turkish and Kurdish forces ended on Tuesday evening, with a deal for Kurds to withdraw away from border area within 150 hours agreed October 22, 2019

The National AE - 2019-10-22 20:31

Turkey, Russia announce joint patrols along Syria border in latest move against Kurds

FOX News - 2019-10-22 20:17
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is holding last-minute talks with Russian leader Vladimir Putin Tuesday as the clock is winding down on a cease-fire deal between Turkish and Kurdish forces. ...

Turkey, Russia agree on Syrian Kurdish YPG withdrawal, joint patrols: Erdogan

Reuters - 2019-10-22 19:57
Turkey and Russia have agreed that the Kurdish YPG militia in Syria will withdraw to beyond 30 km (19 miles) from the Turkish border and will also leave the towns of Tel Rifaat and Manbij, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. ...

Russia, Turkey hold talks on future of border region

Washington Post - 2019-10-22 19:29
The presidents of Turkey and Russia are meeting in the Black Sea resort town of Sochi Tuesday, hours before a five-day cease-fire in northern Syria between Turkish troops and Syrian Kurdish fighters is set to expire ...

Erdogan: Syrian Kurdish YPG continuing to withdraw from Turkish border

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-22 14:02
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Live updates: Syria Kurds begin withdrawing from Turkish border - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-10-22 12:32

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area | The Seattle Times

Seattletimes - 2019-10-22 08:48

Syrians flee border town for fear of Turkish assault - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-10-22 07:41

‘How long can we live like this?’: Kurds in growing refugee camp plead for help, end to losses, suffering

WarIsBoring - 2019-10-22 01:09
As Turkish artillery battered her neighborhood, Haifa Ahmad gathered up her kids and fled last week from Qamishli, a mostly Kurdish city on Syria’s northern border with Turkey. Now, she and her four children — along with her sister and her two young ones ...

Displaced by war, Kurdish families stuck at Syria-Iraq border point

Reuters - 2019-10-22 00:46
Made homeless when Turkish shells slammed into his house in northern Syria, Kurdish day labourer Suleiman Mohamed and his family spent 10 days in desperate search of shelter nearby. ...

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

Militarytimes - 2019-10-21 23:54

Turkish-backed fighters loot property of Syrian Kurds and Arabs in Serêkaniyê

E-Kurd - 2019-10-21 22:19
SERÊKANIYÊ, Syrian Kurdistan,— Turkish-backed Islamist forces are looting and seizing people’s homes and businesses in the northern Syria border town of Serêkaniyê (Ras al-Ain), according to several residents displaced from the town. Kurdish security for ...

The Latest In Syria: Kurdish Forces, American Troops Leave Turkish Border Region | On Point

WBUR - 2019-10-21 12:38

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

Stripes - 2019-10-21 08:47

Kurdish-led forces say they have pulled out of Syria border town

Reuters - 2019-10-21 06:46
The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Sunday said they had withdrawn from the border town of Ras al Ain under a U.S.-brokered ceasefire deal, but a spokesman for Turkish-backed Syrian rebels said the withdrawal was not yet complete. ...

Kurdish SDF fighters move out of besieged Syrian border town At least one Turkish soldier was killed on Sunday amid sporadic clashes with Kurdish fighters October 20, 2019

The National AE - 2019-10-20 23:17

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