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Kurdish humanitarian groups left to fend for themselves as Northern Syria goes from refuge to frontline

CNN - 2019-10-17 17:36
As foreign aid workers leave northeast Syria, poorly-equipped Kurdish aid groups are grappling with the mass displacement caused by a Turkish incursion. ...

Assad: We will confront Turkey’s criminal aggression

ANF - 2019-10-17 16:49
The Syrian President defined Turkish incursion into northern Syria as "a blatant invasion". ...

Atrocities in Turkish incursion may point to war crimes - Business Insider Deutschland

Businessinsider - 2019-10-17 16:46

Syrian Kurds welcome KRG aid to civilians fleeing Turkish military incursion

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-17 15:38

Trump warned Turkey’s Erdogan in letter: ‘Don’t be a fool!’

E-Kurd - 2019-10-17 13:12
WASHINGTON,— U.S. President Donald Trump warned Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in a letter about Turkey’s incursion into Syria, “Don’t be a tough guy” and “Don’t be a fool!” The October 9, 2019 letter was released by the White House on Wednesday as Tru ...

Trump: Turkish incursion into Syria 'has nothing to do with us' - KMIZ

Abc17news - 2019-10-17 07:48

Trump: I Did Not Green-Light Turkish Incursion Into Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-17 06:38

Atrocities in Turkish incursion may point to war crimes - Insider

Insider - 2019-10-17 00:09

Aid Campaign for Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-16 21:04
Heyva Sor UK has started a campaign to support the people of North and East Syria who are subjected to violent attacks by the Turkish army and allied jihadists whose incursion to invade the region continues on day 8. ...

Turkish army uses prohibited arms in northern Syria

ANF - 2019-10-16 18:25
The Turkish state launched an incursion into northern Syria to invade the region on October 9. ...

Footage from the Battle of Honor in Serêkaniyê

ANF - 2019-10-16 15:00
The glorious resistance against Turkish incursion into northern Syria continues on day 8. ...

Turkey detains four Kurdish mayors over alleged PKK links

E-Kurd - 2019-10-16 12:50
ANKARA,— Turkish police detained four mayors from the Kurdish HDP party in dawn raids, widening a crackdown since Ankara launched an incursion into Syrian Kurdistan (northern Syria) a week ago, state media and the party said on Tuesday. The pro-Kurdish P ...

Protesters Participating in Marivan Rally Against Turkish Invasion of Northeastern Syria Arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-10-16 02:10
Iranian security forces attacked the demonstrators participating in a rally in protest to Turkish incursion into the Kurdish areas in north and east of Syria, known as Rojava, on October 11 and arrested at… The post Protesters Participating in Marivan Ra ...

Kurdish Labour Activists Summoned for Protest Against Turkish Army Incursion Into North, East Syria

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-10-16 02:10
Three Labour activists from Saqqez were summoned by the Intelligence Unit of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) on October 13 for participation in a rally against the Turkish Army’s incursion into… The post Kurdish Labour Activists Summoned fo ...

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | National Post

Nationalpost - 2019-10-15 23:37

Russia says 'unacceptable' Turkish incursion into Syria must be temporary

Reuters - 2019-10-15 22:59
Russia called Turkey's military incursion into northeast Syria "unacceptable" and said on Tuesday the operation had to be limited in time and scale, a rare broadside that suggests Moscow's patience with Ankara is wearing thin. ...

Three martyrs of resistance laid to rest in Raqqa

ANF - 2019-10-15 22:42
Dozens of members of security and military forces in North and East Syria have fallen in the battle against Turkish incursion seeking to invade the region. ...

Farewell to eight martyrs of battle against invasion in Kobanê

ANF - 2019-10-15 22:42
People of northern Syria bid farewell to their martyrs who fell in the battle against Turkish incursion into the region. ...

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo talked to Iraq's president about Turkey's Syria incursion: statement

Reuters - 2019-10-15 19:21
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Iraqi President Barham Salih to discuss the Turkish military incursion into Syria and the U.S. desire for the offensive to end immediately, according to a State Department summary of the phone call released on Tu ...

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | KOSU

KOSU - 2019-10-15 17:28

HDP Youth Councils call for action for Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-15 16:31
Kurds and their friends mobilize all around the world to oppose the Turkish incursion into northern Syria. ...

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | National Observer

Nationalobserver - 2019-10-15 15:28

Turkish Colonel coordinating the incursion wounded

ANF - 2019-10-15 14:07
Turkish Colonel Yaşar Kaya, who has been coordinating the Turkish attacks against Gire Spi, was wounded. ...

Turkey detains four Kurdish mayors in dawn raids

Reuters - 2019-10-15 11:56
Turkish police detained four mayors from a pro-Kurdish party in dawn raids, widening a crackdown since Ankara launched an incursion into northern Syria a week ago, state media and the party said on Tuesday. ...

China Urges Turkey to End Syria Offensive

BAS News - 2019-10-15 11:21
ERBIL — China has urged the Turkish government to put an end to its military incursion into Syria where over 160,000 civilians have been displaces in less than a week with several dozens killed, the foreign ministry said. Turkey has been pushing deeper i ...

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Washington Times - 2019-10-15 11:08
CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) - Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. An Associated Press journalist on Tuesday reported heavy bombardment of targ ...

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Seattle Times - 2019-10-15 10:22
CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey’s military incursion enters its seventh day. An Associated Press journalist on Tuesday reported heavy bombardment of targ ...

Pro-Kurdish Protest in Boston Over Turkish Incursion - NBC10 Boston

Nbcboston - 2019-10-15 10:20

Monitor Groups Warn of Enduring Refugee Crisis Amid Turkish Incursion in Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-10-15 07:45

BCF Making Preparations to Deliver Aid to Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-10-15 00:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) is making preparations to deliver humanitarian assistance to the civilians affected by the Turkish incursion into Syria. The BCF said in a statement that it will send the assistance on Wednesday mornin ...

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | 88.5 WFDD

WFDD - 2019-10-14 23:23

Trump Signals Sanctions on Turkey

BAS News - 2019-10-14 23:10
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump tweeted that he will sign an executive order in response to Ankara’s military incursion in northern Syria. Trump’s statement mentions that the executive order authorizing sanctions on Turkey could bar Turkish officials f ...

Kurds make deal with Syrian army to fight together, attempting to push back Turkish troops

WarIsBoring - 2019-10-14 23:03
By Anindita Ramaswamy and Weedah Hamzah dpa Syrian government forces were deployed on Monday to Kurdish strongholds in northeastern Syria following an agreement between the Kurds and Damascus to confront a Turkish incursion, a war monitor and state media ...

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | WGCU News

WGCU - 2019-10-14 19:33

European ministers warn of ISIS threat amid Turkish incursion Breakouts from Kurdish-controlled prisons under Turkish bombardment have fuelled fears the group could threaten Europe again October 14, 2019

The National AE - 2019-10-14 17:06

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | WAMU

WAMU - 2019-10-14 15:13

Kurds march in Paris and Athens to protest Turkish incursion into Syria - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-14 13:32

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | New Hampshire Public Radio

NHPR - 2019-10-14 13:15

Pentagon criticizes Turkish incursion into Syria

Baynews9 - 2019-10-14 13:15

Swedish Left Party: Erdoğan is an accomplice of the Islamic State

ANF - 2019-10-14 12:57
Reactions against Turkish incursion into northern Syria continue to grow. ...

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | 90.5 WESA

WESA - 2019-10-14 11:32

Kurdish forces announce deal with Damascus after US pullout

FOX News - 2019-10-14 07:11
Nearly a week after the U.S. announced its decision to pull out troops from northern Syria to make way for a Turkish incursion, Kurdish forces in the country have reportedly agreed to a new deal with Damascus in a desperate bid to face off against Ankara' ...

Pentagon criticizes Turkish incursion into Syria | WJAX-TV

Actionnewsjax - 2019-10-13 21:31

Turkey-backed Syrian rebels kill Kurdish politician, execute prisoners

The Defense Post - 2019-10-13 20:53
Syrian rebel factions leading the Turkish ground incursion killed a Kurdish activist and politician and filmed themselves executing prisoners The post Turkey-backed Syrian rebels kill Kurdish politician, execute prisoners appeared first on The Defense Po ...

EU condemns Turkish incursion to Syria | New Europe

Neweurope - 2019-10-13 20:29

SDF, Russia Agree to Hand Over Kobani to Syrian Regime

BAS News - 2019-10-13 18:46
ERBIL - After the disappointment in the Trump administration to help them against the Turkish incursion into the area, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) reached an agreement with Russia to hand over Kobani to the Syrian regime, as Turkey has ...

U.S. set to pull remaining troops from north Syria after Turkish incursion

Reuters - 2019-10-13 18:08
The United States said on Sunday it is poised to withdraw some 1,000 troops from northern Syria after learning that Turkey planned to extend a military incursion against Kurdish foes further south than originally planned. ...

U.S. set to pull remaining troops from north Syria amid Turkish incursion

Reuters - 2019-10-13 16:55
The United States said on Sunday it is poised to withdraw some 1,000 troops from northern Syria after learning that Turkey planned to extend a military incursion further south and west than originally planned. ...

Turkish-led forces seize highway 30 km deep into Syria: ministry

Reuters - 2019-10-13 15:56
Turkish-led forces have seized control of Syria's M4 highway, some 30-35 km (19-22 miles) deep into Syrian territory, as part of its incursion against a Kurdish militia in northeast Syria, Turkey's Defence Ministry said on Sunday. ...

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | LethbridgeNewsNOW| Lethbridge, Alberta | News, Sports, Weather, Obituaries, Real Estate

Lethbridgenewsnow - 2019-10-13 14:39

Former Pentagon Chief Warns of IS Resurge as Turkey Strikes Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-10-13 12:12
ERBIL — Former US Defense Secretary James Mattis warned on Sunday of the possibility of Islamic State (IS) reborn in Syria as the Trump administration allows Turkish military incursion into the Kurdish territories. In his most recent interview with NBC, ...

The New York Times: Trump’s Abandonment of the Kurds in Syria Has Other Allies Worried

Justice for Kurds - 2019-10-13 06:21
President Trump’s surprise acquiescence to a Turkish incursion into northern Syria this week has shaken American allies, and not just because it was a betrayal of a loyal partner. What alarmed them even more was his sheer unpredictability. His inconsisten ...

Kurds say guarding Islamic State prisoners no longer a 'priority' after Turkish incursion - UPI.com

UPI - 2019-10-12 23:32

Turkish military incursion in Syria is giving jihadists a chance to regroup | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-12 23:23

Kurds march in Paris and Athens to protest Turkish incursion into Syria

Ynet - 2019-10-12 21:54

Kurds march in Paris and Athens to protest Turkish incursion into Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-12 21:43
Thousands of Kurds and their local supporters rallied in France and in Greece on Saturday to protest against Turkey's military action in northeast Syria. ...

Asked about Trump mediation with Kurds, Turkey says won't talk to terrorists: Deutsche Welle

Reuters - 2019-10-12 20:33
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu dismissed on Saturday an offer by U.S. President Donald Trump to mediate between Ankara and Kurdish YPG forces to halt Turkey's incursion in Syria, according to the transcript of an interview with German broadcast ...

Kurds Could Switch Priority from Guarding IS Prisoners to Defending People

BAS News - 2019-10-12 18:12
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have warned that the Turkish military incursion into their areas will forces them to switch their task priority from guarding Islamic State (IS) prisoners to defending their own people. Head of SDF R ...

U.S. troops in Syria came under fire from Turkish incursion: Pentagon

E-Kurd - 2019-10-12 17:54
WASHINGTON,— US troops near the northern Syrian border came under artillery fire from Turkish positions on Friday, a Pentagon spokesman said, warning that the US was prepared to meet aggression with “immediate defensive action.” The US military confirmed ...

Germany Bans Arms Exports to Turkey after Incursion into Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-10-12 16:39
ERBIL — Germany has announced a ban of arms exports to Turkey in reaction to Turkey’s military incursion into the Syrian Kurdish territories, Bild Am Sonntag (Bams) reported on Saturday. "Against the backdrop of the Turkish military offensive in north-ea ...

Erbil: Hundreds of People Gather at UN Office to Decry Turkish Attack in Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-12 11:54
ERBIL - Hundreds of people gathered on Saturday outside of the United Nations office in Erbil, the Kurdistan Region's capital city, to decry the recent Turkish incursion into Syria. The demonstration was organized by representatives of the Kurdish politi ...

Iran offers to mediate between Syrian Kurds, Turkey

Reuters - 2019-10-12 11:43
Iran offered on Saturday to engage Syrian Kurds, Syria's government and Turkey in talks to establish security along the Turkish-Syrian border following Turkey's military incursion into northern Syria to fight Kurdish forces. ...

U.N.: 70,000 have fled homes in Syria due to Turkish incursion

The New Mail - 2019-10-12 03:23
Seventy-thousand people in Syria have fled their homes in recent days due to a long-planned strategic offensive by the Turkish military against Kurdish forces in the northern part of the… The post U.N.: 70,000 have fled homes in Syria due to Turkish incu ...

Pentagon Says U.S. Troop Position In Syria Came Under Fire From Turkish Incursion | WFUV

WFUV - 2019-10-12 02:25

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | CFJC Today | Kamloops, British Columbia | News, Sports, Weather, Obituaries, Real Estate

Cfjctoday - 2019-10-11 23:49

100,000 civilians flee Turkish incursion into Syria as Erdogan's troops continue to advance | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-11 23:10

Kurdistan top officials concerned by Turkish incursion into northern Syria, call for de-escalation

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-11 22:00

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | Windsor Star

Windsorstar - 2019-10-11 20:07

Pentagon slams Turkey's "impulsive" assault on Syria

CBS News - 2019-10-11 19:57
Washington is "greatly disappointed" by the Turkish incursion, Esper said ...

Images from Ayn Diwar village under constant Turkish attack

ANF - 2019-10-11 19:02
The village has been targeted by intense shelling since the launch of Turkish incursion into northern Syria on October 9th. ...

Iran and the Syrian regime prepare to attack Deir ez-Zor

ANF - 2019-10-11 19:02
Taking advantage of the Turkish incursion into northern Syria, Iranian and Syrian forces prepare for an attack against SDF-held areas in Deir ez-Zor. ...

Who are the Kurds and why is Turkey attacking them?

Washington Post - 2019-10-11 17:57
Turkish President Erdogan has threatened the incursion for months. Here's why he went ahead with it. ...

Pentagon urges Turkey to halt incursion into Syria

Seattle Times - 2019-10-11 17:34
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday urged Turkey to halt its military incursion into Syria, saying it threatens progress in combating the Islamic State group and risks harm to U.S. troops. It was the Pentagon’s most explicit criticism of the Turkish ...

The Latest: Trump doubts public wants US involved in Syria

Washington Post - 2019-10-11 06:10
As Turkey’s military incursion into Syria continues, President Donald Trump is telling reporters the U.S. has only two choices: Hit Ankara hard with financial sanctions or send in U.S. troops to stop the fighting between Turkish and Kurdish forces ...

France Calls for Emergency Meeting of Anti-IS Coalition

BAS News - 2019-10-11 00:37
ERBIL - France has called for an emergency meeting of the US-led international coalition, formed to combat the Islamic State (IS), to discuss the recent Turkish incursion into Syria against the Kurdish forces. The call was made by French Foreign Minister ...

Turkish police investigate Kurdish leaders, fire water cannon at protesters

E-Kurd - 2019-10-11 00:37
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Turkish police launched criminal investigations of Kurdish lawmakers and detained dozens of people for using social media to question the military’s cross border incursion into Syrian Kurdistan, in a crackdown against ...

Macron: Turkish military campaign helps ISIS build caliphate

ANF - 2019-10-11 00:21
Turkey launched in incursion into northern Syria on Wednesday. ...

Netanyahu Condemns Turkish Attack Against Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-10-10 20:51
ERBIL - Breaking silence after several days, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned on Thursday the recent Turkish incursion into Syria against the Kurdish forces in northeast of the country. "Israel strongly condemns the Turkish invasion of ...

Thousands in Sulaymaniyah: Rojava is ours

ANF - 2019-10-10 20:44
Kurds and their friends in Kurdistan, Europe and all around the world are taking to the streets in protest at the Turkish incursion into northern Syria. ...

MEPs call for action against Turkish invasion of northern Syria

ANF - 2019-10-10 19:07
Reactions against the Turkish state’s military incursion into northern Syria continue pouring in. ...

Turkey's incursion in Syria may leave its own economy wounded

Reuters - 2019-10-10 18:51
One casualty of Turkey's military incursion into Syria may be its own recovery from recession after U.S. congressional leaders threatened sanctions that could hit the lira and harden Turkish distrust of Western allies. ...

Turkish police investigate Kurdish leaders, fire water cannon at protesters

Reuters - 2019-10-10 18:51
Turkish police launched criminal investigations of Kurdish lawmakers and detained dozens of people for using social media to question the military's cross border incursion into Syria, in a crackdown against those who criticized the assault. ...

Kurds Vow to Defend Themselves By Any Means as Turkish Incursion Into Syria Begins - SDC - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-10-10 17:18

Turkey says to be responsible for Islamic State prisoners within 'safe zone'

Reuters - 2019-10-10 17:03
Turkey will only be responsible for Islamic State prisoners that are located within the safe zone it aims to form in Syria after its military incursion, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday. ...

UNSC to Convene on Turkish Incursion into Syria

Gulan Media - 2019-10-10 16:31

Turkey does not see lasting negative economic impact from Syria operation

Reuters - 2019-10-10 16:03
The Turkish Treasury does not expect there to be a lasting negative impact on the country's economy from its military incursion in northeast Syria, a Treasury official told Reuters on Thursday. ...

Netanyahu condemns Turkish invasion of northern Syria

ANF - 2019-10-10 16:03
Turkey launched an incursion into northern Syria on Wednesday. ...

France summons Turkish ambassador over Syria offensive

ANF - 2019-10-10 16:03
Turkey launched an incursion into northern Syria on Wednesday. ...

Names of civilians killed and injured by attacks on NE Syria

ANF - 2019-10-10 16:03
The Turkish state and mercenary allies have been heavily attacking northern Syria since the launch of Turkey’s incursion into the region on Wednesday. ...

Six Arab States Condemn Turkish Operation Against Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-10-10 15:56
ERBIL - At least six Arab states have condemned the Turkish operation in northeastern Syria against the Kurdish forces in the region which was started on Wednesday afternoon. Saudi Arabia has released a statement to condemn Turkey's incursion into Syria, ...

Netanyahu condemns 'Turkish invasion of Kurdish areas' in Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-10 14:52
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday condemned Turkey's military incursion against a Kurdish militia in northeast Syria and cautioned about the possibility of ethnic cleansing. ...

Britain calls for restraint after Turkish incursion into Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-10 14:52
Britain called for restraint on Thursday after Turkey's military incursion into Syria, warning that the move risked humanitarian suffering and undermining the fight against militants. ...

Erdogan says 109 militants killed in Turkey's Syria incursion

Reuters - 2019-10-10 13:43
Turkish forces who launched in incursion into northeast Syria have killed more than 100 militants, Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday. ...

Footage from clashes in a village of Kobanê

ANF - 2019-10-10 13:40
Turkish started a military incursion into northern Syria on Wednesday. ...

UK Expresses "Serious Concerns" over Turkish Incursion into Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-10 11:37
ERBIL - The Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Dominic Raab has expressed "serious concerns" over the Turkish incursion into Syria against the Kurdish forces in northeastern part of the country. "I have serious concerns about the unilateral military ...

Our forces have frustrated the infiltration attempts of Turkish occupation army.

SDF Press - 2019-10-10 10:41
Syrian Democratic Forces confronted a field incursion attempt by the Turkish occupation army in the hub of Tal Halaf and Sluk city. The Internal Security Forces also confronted ISIS cell members who attacked civilians in Tuwaimiya village, south of Ras al ...

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | Philippine Canadian Inquirer

Canadianinquirer - 2019-10-10 08:44

Australia worried about Turkish offensive, IS resurgence

Seattle Times - 2019-10-10 08:34
PERTH, Australia (AP) — Australia is worried Turkey’s military incursion in northern Syria could galvanize a resurgence of the Islamic State group, and has refused to endorse the close ally U.S. for pulling back its troops from the area. Turkey launched ...

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | Tri-City News

Tricitynews - 2019-10-10 07:50

Canada condemns Turkish military incursion in northern Syria as destabilizing | Times Colonist

Timescolonist - 2019-10-10 03:54

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