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US senator cautions Trump against leaving Kurds armed in Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-01-19 13:05
"So I told President Trump if you withdraw and do not think this through, you are creating a nightmare for Turkey ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

KDWN - 2019-01-19 09:04

Turkey Warns Kurdish Militants Will Be 'Buried in Ditches' as U.S. Withdraw Troops From Syria | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2019-01-18 22:08

Kurds Seek Help From Syrians as US Prepares to Withdraw - NBC New York

Nbcnewyork - 2019-01-18 13:59

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic |

KRMG - 2019-01-18 13:53

Overnight Defense: Trump surprises with plan to withdraw from Syria | Plan leaves lawmakers stunned, angered | Turkey approved for Patriot missile system sale | Deal pushes funding fight to February | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-01-18 12:44

Trump admin urges troops in Afghanistan to withdraw from some areas: report | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-01-18 02:27

Trump to announce US will withdraw troops from Syria: Officials |

6ABC - 2019-01-17 22:11

PLO executive committee to implement council decision to withdraw recognition of Israel | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-17 09:22

Syria attack: Will the US fight back or withdraw faster? - CNN

CNN - 2019-01-16 23:06

Turkey threatens northeast Syria

Green Left Weekly - 2019-01-16 17:49
US president Donald Trump announced by tweet on December 19 his intention to withdraw US troops from Syria. This followed a phone call between Trump and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who had often stated his intention to invade north-eastern Sy ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw -

Startribune - 2019-01-16 13:35

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw | The Seattle Times

Seattletimes - 2019-01-16 00:39

Kurds seek help from Syrians as U.S. prepares to withdraw | PBS NewsHour

PBS - 2019-01-15 12:44

Turkey warns Syrian Kurds to withdraw east of Euphrates - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-15 08:53

Trump Syria withdraw plan scuttled by Erdogan Kurd offensive plan - Washington Times

Washingtontimes - 2019-01-15 00:01

Syrian Kurds contemplate war without US allies

CNN - 2019-01-14 23:04
Syrian Kurds have been the US's strongest and most steadfast ally on the ground in the fight against ISIS. While ISIS is close to defeat, the fighting continues. It's a battle that the Kurds may soon be fighting alone, as the US begins to withdraw. ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

Tucsonnewsnow - 2019-01-14 22:56

Mattis signs order to withdraw US troops from Syria

Militarytimes - 2019-01-14 18:48

CNN's Jim Acosta claims Sarah Sanders threatened to withdraw reporter access if he shouted a question at Trump

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 13:50

Ex-NATO Commander Wesley Clark Asks If Turkey ‘Blackmailed’ Trump to Get U.S. to Withdraw From Syria

Newsweek - 2019-01-14 01:46

Trump's Surprising Decision to Withdraw From Syria - The Atlantic

Theatlantic - 2019-01-14 01:46

​Syrian Troops Enter Key Kurdish City After Trump's Decision To Withdraw US Troops - Task & Purpose

Taskandpurpose - 2019-01-14 01:44

Associated Press: US Troops did not Withdraw from Syria

Waar Media - 2019-01-12 23:02
The U.S. military says it has started pulling equipment but not troops out of Syria. The news agency Associated Press have published a statement about the US troops withdrawal from Syria, the statement says that till now no troops have left Syria; but th ...

Pompeo Expresses Optimism that Syrian Kurds, Turkey Could be Protected

BAS News - 2019-01-12 22:47
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed on Saturday optimism that there could be a way to protect the Syrian Kurds while ensuring Turkey's stability by defending itself from "terrorists," after the US forces withdraw from Syria. "We are confi ...

Turkey to attack Syrian Kurds even if US doesn't withdraw: FM

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-12 21:32

US Troops to Withdraw from Syria to Mosul Dam in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-01-12 14:40
ERBIL — The United States army is stationing its troops withdrawn from Syria near Mosul Dam in Iraq’s northern province of Nineveh, a source claimed. The first patch of US military equipment has arrived in the area in the recent days, an unnamed source t ...

Adviser walks back Trump pledge to withdraw troops from Syria now - Newswatch |

Vindy - 2019-01-12 10:18

Why America Shouldn't Withdraw From Syria

Foreignaffairs - 2019-01-12 02:57

US Seeking Talks with Russia to Ensure Kurds' Safety after Syria Pullout: Bolton

BAS News - 2019-01-11 22:44
ERBIL - The US is willing to hold talks with Russia about the need for protecting the Syrian Kurds after the US forces withdraw from Syria, National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Friday. The US official noted that they put the loyalty of the Kurdi ...

U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Syrian government to talk, Russia says

E-Kurd - 2019-01-11 18:02
MOSCOW,— Russia said on Friday it was important for Syrian Kurds and the Syrian government to start talking to each other in light of U.S. plans to withdraw its forces from Syria. Maria Zakharova, a spokeswoman for Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, t ...

French Foreign Minister: We need to support the SDF

ANF - 2019-01-11 08:58
Le Drian said that the SDF are “our most important ally in Syria. They are fighting against DAESH on the field. The US decision to withdraw from Syria is serious because it leaves the SDF in a very difficult position." ...

Turkish President Snubs Bolton over Comments That Turkey Must Protect Kurds

Waar Media - 2019-01-10 14:58
President Trump’s muddled plan to withdraw the United States from Syria fell into further disarray on Tuesday after Turkey’s leader rebuffed Mr. Trump’s emissary, John R. Bolton, and angrily dismissed his demand that Turkey agree to protect America’s Kur ...

Trump’s decision on Syria is ‘very clear’: Pompeo

Waar Media - 2019-01-10 11:05
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw all American troops from Syria is “very clear”, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday. He was speaking to reporters at the U.S. Consulate General in Erbil, Iraq. “We will complete the mission of ...

Will Donald Trump really withdraw US troops from Syria and is Isis beaten? | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-09 17:35

Turkey Repeats Call on US to Withdraw Kurdish YPG From Manbij, Syria - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-01-09 12:24

Russian military police patrol around Syria's Manbij after U.S.-backed Kurds withdraw | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-01-09 06:09

Turkey's Erdogan rebukes Trump's top security adviser over Kurds in Syria

Reuters - 2019-01-09 03:55
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan rebuked Washington's national security adviser on Tuesday for demanding that his country not attack Kurdish fighters in Syria, accusing him of complicating President Donald Trump's plan to withdraw U.S. troops. ...

Guatemala to withdraw from UN anti-corruption commission | WKRC

Local12 - 2019-01-08 02:50

U.S. Ramps Up Syria Bombing After Trump Plans to Withdraw

Theintercept - 2019-01-07 23:18

John Bolton says U.S. troops not leaving Syria yet

CBS News - 2019-01-07 18:57
White House National Security Adviser John Bolton is rolling back President Trump's plan to quickly withdraw American troops from Syria. Bolton said in Israel Sunday that the 2,000 troops will not leave Syria until ISIS is defeated and Turkey guarantees t ...

Bolton Says U.S. Withdrawal From Syria Is Conditional

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-01-07 07:25
The Trump administration won’t withdraw U.S. forces from northern Syria unless Turkey offers a firm commitment not to target America’s Kurdish allies, White House national security adviser John Bolton said. ...

War-weary Syrians in Kurdish-held Manbij wait to learn fate

BBC - 2019-01-07 01:52
Residents of the Kurdish-held northern town brace for upheaval as US forces prepare to withdraw. ...

Inside Manbij: People live in fear

Rûdaw - 2019-01-06 09:43
The people of Manbij, the northern town of Manbij on the Turkish border, live in fear after the US announced to withdraw its troops from Syria. ...

US troops withdraw from Syria into Iraq's | Roya News

Royanews - 2019-01-05 14:00

US Says No Timeline for Syria Withdrawal

BAS News - 2019-01-04 23:37
ERBIL — The United States has no specific timeline for pulling its troops out of Syria, said a State Department official. “We have no timeline for our military forces to withdraw from Syria,” Reuters quoted the official who had asked to remain unnamed. “ ...

Turkey slams Pompeo comments on ‘slaughtering’ Kurds

Seattle Times - 2019-01-04 18:02
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has criticized U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for saying Washington wants to prevent Turkey from “slaughtering” Kurds as American troops prepare to withdraw from Syria. A Foreign Ministry statement released Friday accuse ...

Syria says hundreds of Kurdish fighters withdraw from Manbij | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-03 23:08

Where do the Kurds fit into Syria's war?

Reuters - 2019-01-03 18:35
The future of Kurdish-led areas of northern and eastern Syria has been thrown into doubt by President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops who have helped to secure the region. ...

KDP returns to Kirkuk, Hashd forces to withdraw under new deal

Gulan Media - 2019-01-03 17:30

YPJ Commander: We will void the attacks through our own strength

ANF - 2019-01-03 12:27
YPJ Commander Newroz Ehmed spoke about the US decision to withdraw troops in the face of the Turkish invasion and said, “We will void the invasion attacks through our own strength.” ...

KDP returns to Kirkuk, Hashd forces to withdraw under new deal

Rûdaw - 2019-01-03 08:34

Turkish-backed rebels withdraw from front lines with Kurdish fighters in Manbij - report | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-03 07:56

Syria Defense Ministry Says Kurdish Fighters Withdraw from Manbij

Voanews - 2019-01-03 07:55

400 YPG militants withdraw from Manbij, says Syrian regime | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-02 22:16

Syria regime says Kurdish fighters withdraw from Manbij

Yahoo - 2019-01-02 21:05

Syria regime says Kurdish fighters withdraw from Manbij - Pulse Ghana

Pulse - 2019-01-02 19:17

Nearly 400 YPG Fighters Withdraw from Manbij

BAS News - 2019-01-02 19:17
ERBIL - Syrian Defense Ministry announced on Wednesday that about 400 fighters of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) have withdrawn from Manbij after an agreement with the Syrian regime. According to the ministry's statement, the Kurdish ...

Kurdish, Turkey-backed fighters withdraw from Manbij front lines | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-02 18:44

US Troops to Move from Syria to Kurdistan in Pullout Plan

BAS News - 2019-01-02 14:07
ERBIL — The United States will move its troops from Syria to Kurdistan Region’s Erbil from where they will later leave in withdrawal plan, a high-ranking Iraqi military official said. “The US forces who withdraw from Syria, will initially head to Kurdist ...

Trump: US will slowly withdraw troops from Syria

Waar Media - 2019-01-01 20:11
US President Donald Trump signaled Monday the U.S. is slowing down its withdrawal of 2,000 troops stationed in Syria. “If anybody but Donald Trump did what I did in Syria, which was an ISIS loaded mess when I became President, they would be a national he ...

Israel intends to take care of the "Syrian Problem" by itself due the US`s decision to withdraw their troops from Syria

Bulgarianmilitary - 2019-01-01 16:30

Trump’s Syria policy, Israel, and Iran: understanding and challenging the narratives

Seth Frantzman - 2019-01-01 08:59
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN US President Donald Trump appeared to slow down his decision to withdraw from Syria after meetings on December 30. This came just ten days after he […] ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

WTNH - 2018-12-31 07:35

Syrian Forces Move to Protect Syrian Kurds Fighting Islamic State

The Wall Street Journal - 2018-12-30 12:57
Syrian government forces moved to protect Syrian Kurds who are fighting Islamic State after the U.S. said it would withdraw its troops from the region and the Syrian Kurds said they feared an attack by Turkey. ...

US Evacuates First Military Warehouse in Syria

Waar Media - 2018-12-30 11:53
Following its surprise decision last week to withdraw its troops from Syria, the first U.S. military warehouse near the Iraqi border was evacuated on Friday. According to a reliable local source, the U.S. forces vacated a warehouse in Malikiye in the nor ...

Trump is wrong to withdraw troops from Syria | Sonoran News

Sonorannews - 2018-12-30 00:56

Syria's Christians are begging Trump not to withdraw US troops | Christian News on Christian Today

Christiantoday - 2018-12-29 21:28

Breaking: First US soldiers withdraw from Syria - Turkish media

Almasdarnews - 2018-12-29 18:26

Russian and Turkish ministers meet for Syria talks

FOX News - 2018-12-29 16:24
Russian and Turkish foreign and defense ministers met in Moscow on Saturday to discuss northern Syria as U.S. forces prepare to withdraw and Turkey threatens to launch a military operation against U.S.-backed Kurdish forces controlling nearly a third of t ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

Rûdaw - 2018-12-29 15:57
There were conflicting reports Friday on the location of the Syrian troops, ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

WLOX - 2018-12-29 10:08

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

Wmcactionnews5 - 2018-12-29 09:54

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

Wistv - 2018-12-29 08:09

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

WECT - 2018-12-29 06:34

Let’s make sure ISIS fighters stay locked up – even after our Syria pullout

New York Post - 2018-12-29 06:06
President Trump’s decision to withdraw all US forces from Syria is already having unintended consequences. The American departure could lead to the release of 1,100 Islamic State fighters now held in ­detention camps in northeastern Syria, creating a dang ...

Syria war: Government forces 'enter Manbij' amid Turkey threats

BBC - 2018-12-29 02:33
Kurds withdraw and invite Syrian forces to replace them amid fears of a Turkish attack. ...

Kurds seek help from Syrians as US prepares to withdraw

Fox8live - 2018-12-29 00:54

Syria claims it has entered a disputed Kurdish-held town

Seattle Times - 2018-12-28 21:07
The conflicting reports around the announcement reflect the chaos that is likely to ensue after President Donald Trump's surprise decision this month to withdraw U.S. troops, as all sides of the conflict scramble to find ways to replace them. ...

PKK’s Karayilan: Trump’s decision didn’t surprise us

ANF - 2018-12-28 15:54
PKK Executive Committee Member Murat Karayilan said US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from Syria wasn’t a surprise for them. ...

How Trump betrayed the Kurds in Syria

Ynet - 2018-12-28 06:13
Opinion: President Trump's announcement that he was to withdraw US troops from the war-torn country will most likely result not only in the genocide of the Kurdish population in the region by Erdogan's jihadist proxies, but also in the Russian and Irania ...

Russia to Turkey: Stay Out of Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-27 14:36
ERBIL — Russia has warned Turkey against moving further into Syria after the US troops withdraw. Russia’s Foreign Minister reiterated on Thursday that the northern territories which will be evacuated by the US troops should be handed over to the Syrian r ...

US Sets up Two Bases in Iraq after Syria Pullout Announcement

BAS News - 2018-12-26 09:54
ERBIL — The United States has established two new military bases in Iraq’s western province of Anbar, said a local source. The establishment of the new bases came in the week after President Donald Trump has announced a decision to withdraw all the US tr ...

Assad’s Chancellor: America Did not Withdraw From Syria But Fled

Waar Media - 2018-12-25 16:26
Assad’s chancellor: America did not withdraw from Syria, but fled “US troops did not withdraw from Syria, but fled,” said Syrian President chancellor, Buthaina Shaaban. “US troops had fled from Syria, not withdrawn,” said Bouthaina Shaaban in an article ...

Syriac Officials: Our people have alternatives

ANF - 2018-12-25 12:07
Syriac officials in the Northern and Eastern Syrian administration and military forces spoke about Turkey's threats and the US decision to withdraw from Syria, stating that peoples are not without alternatives and they have new projects in progress. ...

Turkey-backed Syrian fighters prepare to replace U.S. forces

Washington Times - 2018-12-25 06:13
BEIRUT (AP) — Turkish-backed Syrian fighters said Monday they are preparing to move into eastern Syria alongside Turkish troops once American forces withdraw, and that they are already massing on the front line of a town held by Kurdish-led forces. The U ...

Turkey-backed fighters prepare to replace US forces in Syria

Washington Post - 2018-12-25 01:11
Turkish-backed fighters say they are preparing to move into eastern Syria alongside Turkish troops once American forces withdraw, and they are already massing on the front line of a town held by Kurdish-led forces ...

Turkey-backed Syrian fighters prepare to replace US forces

FOX News - 2018-12-24 13:52
Turkish-backed Syrian fighters are preparing to deploy in eastern Syria alongside Turkish troops once American forces withdraw, a spokesman said Monday, adding that his forces have begun massing on the front line of a town held by Kurdish-led forces. ...

Turkey deploys troops near Kurdish stronghold in Syria

The New Mail - 2018-12-24 06:16
Turkey deployed hundreds of troops near a Kurdish stronghold in Syria Sunday, in the wake of the United States announcing plans to withdraw from the country. A Turkish military column… The post Turkey deploys troops near Kurdish stronghold in Syria appea ...

SDF: US’s Decision to Withdraw from Syria a “Stab in the Back”

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-12-24 06:03
The Democratic Union Party (PYD) has expressed deep concerns over Washington's decision of withdrawing its forces from Syria, a monitor group said on Wednesday.. ...

Panel on Rojava in Stuttgart

ANF - 2018-12-23 21:35
The meeting was organised to assess the threats of occupation against Rojava issued by Turkey and the US decision to withdraw its troops from Syria. ...

Trump, Erdogan Discuss "Mutual Involvement" in Syria by Phone

BAS News - 2018-12-23 19:17
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump and Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed in a phone call on Sunday evening their "mutual involvement" in Syria, including Washington's decision to withdraw its forces from the region. "I just had a long and ...

Trump's Partial Afghanistan Withdraw May Bolster Peace Talks With Taliban - aminewswire aminewswire

Aminewswire - 2018-12-23 11:28

SELLIN: Trump Is Wrong To Withdraw Troops From Syria | The Daily Caller

Dailycaller - 2018-12-23 10:19

France Promises “Nothing for Now” to Syrian Kurds: Official

BAS News - 2018-12-23 10:15
ERBIL — After a delegation from the Syrian Kurdistan visited Paris to discuss the US decision to withdraw from Syria, a member of the delegation revealed that France has promised nothing for now. Riyadh Daraar, a co-leader of the Syrian Democratic Counci ...

FRC warns Trump's Syria withdraw plans will put Christians in 'mortal danger'

Christianpost - 2018-12-22 21:17

More than 2,000 US troops will withdraw from Syria to Erbil

Kurdiu - 2018-12-22 20:23

The clashes’ outcome in (the war against the terrorism)

SDF Press - 2018-12-22 19:07
As the direct reflection of the American president Trump’s decision to withdraw its forces from Syria, where he said: (the terrorist organization of ISIS has finished), The terrorist organization seized the opportunity via combining its forces and intensi ...

Kurdish Fighters Discuss Releasing Almost 3,200 ISIS Prisoners

New York Times - 2018-12-22 17:57
Upset by President Trump’s order to withdraw troops, and expecting a Turkish attack, the Syrian Democratic Forces are considering freeing fighters, a monitoring group and official said. ...

Disturbing questions about the US sudden Syria withdrawal

Seth Frantzman - 2018-12-22 16:30
Between December 14 and 20 the US, its allies, partners and the Middle East have been shocked to see US President Donald Trump decide to withdraw from Syria and US […] ...
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