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US, Turkey Resume Joint Helicopter Patrols in SyriaBAS News - 2019-09-22 00:37
ERBIL - The US and Turkish forces continued their joint helicopter patrols in Syria for a planned safe zone as part of an agreement between the two NATO allies. This was the sixth phase of joint helicopter patrols in the east of the Euphrates River in no ...
Turkey vows military escalation if US fails to establish buffer zone on southern border | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2019-09-21 18:43
U.S. continues to arm Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan: PentagonE-Kurd - 2019-09-19 07:41
WASHINGTON,— The United States continues to provide Kurdish forces in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeastern Syria with arms and vehicles, despite the creation of a buffer zone with Turkey along the border, a US defense official said Wednesday. The US ...
Erdogan says 2-3 million Syrian refugees in Turkey, Europe can be resettled in ‘safe zone’Kathimerini - 2019-09-19 07:38
-backed Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters. The YPG has been a main US ally in the fight against Islamic State ...
Up to 3 million Syrians can be settled in safe zone: ErdoğanGulan Media - 2019-09-19 06:32
Turkish President sets two-week deadline for Syria safe zone | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-09-19 00:05
Erdoğan, Trump set to continue Syria safe zone talks | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-09-18 15:07
Turkse president Erdogan wil 3 miljoen Syrische vluchtelingen terugsturen naar "veilige zone" | VRT NWSVRT - 2019-09-17 17:47
Turkey says three million could return to safe zone in Syria - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-09-16 22:10
U.S.-led coalition says ‘good progress’ in north Syria buffer zoneE-Kurd - 2019-09-16 20:40
GIRE SPI, Syrian Kurdistan,— The US-led coalition said Sunday that “good progress” was being made in implementing a buffer zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria along the Turkish border. Turkey and the United States last month agreed on the ...
Idlib 'safe zone,' refugees top agenda as Iran, Russia, Turkey leaders meet over Syria conflict - Syria - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-09-16 20:09
Turkey says US stalling on Syria 'safe zone', will act alone if needed, World News | wionews.comWionews - 2019-09-16 02:25
Syrie: "bons progrès" pour la création d'une zone tampon avec Ankara (coalition internationale)Institut Kurde / Paris - 2019-09-16 00:00
Turkey And U.S. Visit Syrian Safe Zone - The Organization for World PeaceTheowp - 2019-09-15 18:11
Coalition says 'Good Progress' in North Syria Buffer Zone | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-09-15 16:40
Turkey Says U.S. Efforts to Create Syria Safe Zone 'Cosmetic' — NaharnetNaharnet - 2019-09-15 09:06
Guerilla launches offensive in Heftanin: 8 soldiers killedANF - 2019-09-14 18:08
The Turkish army has been trying since August to occupy the guerrilla zone Heftanin in southern Kurdistan. The HPG launched an offensive to counter this operation. In this context, eight soldiers have been killed. ...
ERDOGAN SAYS TRUMP 'MUST UNDERSTAND' TURKEY'S CONCERNS OVER KURDISH MILITARY THREAT ON BORDER; READY TO ACT ALONE SETTING UP 'SAFE ZONE' IN SYRIAYahoo - 2019-09-13 21:16
The New Humanitarian | Nigeria’s child detainees, Myanmar’s ‘out of control’ military, and a ‘safe zone’ in Syria: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2019-09-13 18:10
US, Turkey Resume 'Safe Zone' Patrols in SyriaGulan Media - 2019-09-13 17:17
Turkey accuses US of stalling on Syria ‘safe zone’ plans | Federal News NetworkFederalnewsnetwork - 2019-09-13 13:52
Deciphering cryptic safe-zone deal between Turkey, USAl Monitor - 2019-09-12 12:57
Kurdish official: Syria's 'safe zone' off to a good start - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2019-09-11 15:06
Turkey says United States stalling on safe zone | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-09-11 12:56
Turkey says US efforts to create Syria safe zone 'cosmetic' | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STARDailystar - 2019-09-11 02:21
US efforts to create Syria safe zone largely ‘cosmetic’: Turkey » Manila Bulletin NewsMB - 2019-09-11 02:21
Turkey accuses US of stalling on Syria 'safe zone' plans - Middle East - StripesStripes - 2019-09-11 01:12
Turkey accuses US of stalling over creation of north Syria buffer zone | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2019-09-11 01:06
Turkey says U.S. stalling on Syria 'safe zone', will act alone if needed - ReutersReuters - 2019-09-10 16:46
U.S. stalling on Syria ‘safe zone’, Turkey will act alone if needed: FME-Kurd - 2019-09-10 16:37
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday that Washington is stalling in its agreement to create a “safe zone” in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria, and repeated that Ankara was ready to act on its own if necessary ...
Turkey accuses U.S. of stalling on Syria ‘safe zone’ plans | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-09-10 16:15
Turkey says U.S. stalling on Syria 'safe zone', will act ...Trust - 2019-09-10 14:08
To set up ‘safe zone,’ US wades into muddled Syria politicsMilitarytimes - 2019-09-10 06:11
Pentagon says it’s ‘on time’ with Syria safe zone despite questionsAl Monitor - 2019-09-10 00:33
Safe Zone Fail: A Turkish Ground Incursion into Syria Remains Likely | The National InterestNationalinterest - 2019-09-09 22:54
Turkey Disagrees with US' Steps on Syria 'Safe Zone': ErdoganBAS News - 2019-09-09 06:12
ERBIL - Only hours after a joint military patrol by the US and its NATO ally Turkey in Syria as part of the establishment of the long-planned 'safe zone' in the country, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Ankara disagreed with Was ...
Turkish military enters Syria to begin joint U.S. 'safe zone' patrolGulan Media - 2019-09-09 03:03
US and Turkish troops conduct first joint ground patrol of Syrian "safe zone" - CNNCNN - 2019-09-08 17:43
Turkish military enters Syria to begin joint U.S. 'safe zone' patrolReuters - 2019-09-08 16:33
Armed Turkish military vehicles crossed into war-stricken Syria on Sunday to begin joint patrols with U.S. counterparts to establish a high-stakes "safe zone" along a border region controlled by Kurdish forces. ...
Turkish military enters Syria to begin joint U.S. 'safe zone' patrol - ReutersReuters - 2019-09-08 16:01
Turkey-US Joint Patrols in North Syria BeginBAS News - 2019-09-08 15:46
ERBIL — Turkish military vehicles entered northern Syria on Sunday to join a US convoy and conduct the first joint patrol as part of preparations to establish a ‘safe zone’ in the region. Six armored vehicles with Turkish flags joined the US forces 30 ki ...
Syria war: Turkey ready to create 'safe zone' for Kurds - Erdogan - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-09-08 14:02
Turkish military enters Kurdish northern Syria to begin joint U.S. ‘safe zone’ patrolE-Kurd - 2019-09-08 12:49
AKCAKALE, Turkey,— Armed Turkish military vehicles crossed into Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria on Sunday to begin planned joint U.S.-Turkey patrols to establish a “safe zone” along the border. A Reuters witness said vehicles with Turkish fl ...
US, Turkey launch joint patrols in planned Syria 'safe zone' | Turkey News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-09-08 12:03
Turkey, US begin 'safe zone' joint patrols in north Syria - SFChronicle.comSfchronicle - 2019-09-08 11:31
Erdogan ricatta l’Europa e attiva con gli USA la “safe zone” turca nel nord della Siria – Analisi DifesaAnalisidifesa - 2019-09-08 02:14
Turkey-US patrols for Syria safe zone to begin Sunday: Defense ministerGulan Media - 2019-09-07 17:42
To set up 'safe zone,' US wades into muddled Syria politics - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2019-09-07 14:46
Spotlight: Turkey exerts pressure on U.S. for safe zone process: experts - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2019-09-07 01:24
Spotlight: Turkey exerts pressure on U.S. for safe zone process: experts - China.org.cnChina - 2019-09-06 22:52
Turkey threatens to ‘open gates’ for Syrian refugees to leave and move to the West if it doesn't get safe zoneTelegraph - 2019-09-06 14:57
U.S.-Turkey ‘Safe Zone’ in Syria Off to a Good Start, Says Kurdish Official | Small Wars JournalSmallwarsjournal - 2019-09-05 16:20
Erdoğan: I'll let Syrian refugees leave Turkey for west unless safe zone set up | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-09-05 15:41
Turkey’s latest threat: Give us safe zone or we send refugees to EU - Middle East - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-09-05 14:08
Success of Syria 'safe zone' dependent on Turkish troop withdrawaAlaraby - 2019-09-05 12:32
Kurdish official: Syria’s ‘Safe Zone’ off to good startNation - 2019-09-05 12:16
Erdogan vows Syria operation if US falls short in safe zone - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2019-09-05 11:43
Turkey: Set-up Kurd-free safe zone in Syria or we will invade – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-09-05 08:34
Syria ‘safe zone’ off to a good start: Kurdish official | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STARDailystar - 2019-09-05 06:45
«Zone de sécurité» en Syrie: les Kurdes prêts à coopérer - LibérationLiberation - 2019-09-05 03:02
US-Turkey ‘safe zone’ in Syria off to a good start, says Kurdish officialMilitarytimes - 2019-09-05 00:04
Turkey ready to implement safe zone plan with USGulf Times - 2019-09-05 00:04
Kurdish official: Syria's 'safe zone' off to a good start – all eyes now on Turkish president | | AWThearabweekly - 2019-09-04 20:24
Kurdish official: Syria’s ‘safe zone’ off to a good startGulan Media - 2019-09-04 20:23
Kurdish official: Syria's 'safe zone' off to a good start - Middle East - StripesStripes - 2019-09-04 20:14
A Syrian 'Safe Zone' Can Only Succeed if Turkey Removes its Troops | Al BawabaAlbawaba - 2019-09-04 20:11
Syrian Kurds choosing bases to remove from safe zone - spokesman | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-09-04 17:22
Elusive US-Turkey deal over Syrian safe zone complicated by S-400Alaraby - 2019-09-04 17:07
Kurdish Official: Syria's 'Safe Zone' Off to Good Start | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-09-04 16:38
Kurdish Official: Syria's 'Safe Zone' Off to Good StartBignewsnetwork - 2019-09-04 15:56
Kurdish official: Syria's 'safe zone' off to a good startYahoo - 2019-09-04 08:47
Syrian Kurds to remove fortifications from Turkish borderSeattle Times - 2019-09-04 06:27
BEIRUT (AP) — A U.S.-backed mostly Kurdish force in Syria on Tuesday carried out a patrol along with the U.S.-led coalition near a border town with Turkey to select fortifications to be removed as part of an agreement to set up a safe zone along the coun ...
Aerial footage from Bahamas storm zone shows widespread destruction [Video]Yahoo - 2019-09-04 03:15
"Zone de sécurité" en Syrie: les Kurdes prêts à coopérerOrange - 2019-09-04 03:02
« ZONE DE SÉCURITÉ » AU ROJAVA, POUR QUOI FAIRE ? | Le Club de MediapartMediapart - 2019-09-04 03:02
US-backed Syrian Kurds to remove fortifications from Turkish border as part of ‘safe zone’ dealMilitarytimes - 2019-09-03 23:27
Iran announces a free trade zone with Kurdistan regionKurdiu - 2019-09-03 21:43
Erdogan: Turkey to Launch Own Syria Plan in Weeks Unless Has 'Safe Zone' Control | Hamodia.comHamodia - 2019-09-03 15:32
Syria Kurds say will help implement US-Turkey 'safe zone' | Jordan TimesJordantimes - 2019-09-03 15:12
Should we trust Turkey on a Syria safe zone? History suggests noE-Kurd - 2019-09-03 14:35
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute It’s a trick for which the State Department constantly falls: Adversaries feign grievance in order to win concessions. It is also a strategy Turkey has mastered. Rather than be held to account for its support ...
Syrian buffer zone should not ‘negatively' affect Kurds: Russian foreign minister | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2019-09-03 08:41
Erdogan vows Syria operation ‘in weeks’ if Turkey has no control of ‘safe zone’ | World | Malay MailMalaymail - 2019-09-03 01:11
Erdogan Vows Syria Operation if US Falls Short in Safe Zone | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-09-02 21:47
Turkey retreated from its safe zone red line, Erdogan acknowledges | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2019-09-02 21:20
Erdogan: Turkey to launch own Syria plan in weeks unless has ‘safe zone’ control – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-09-02 19:29
Syria ‘safe zone’ makes progress – but Turkish threats persist | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2019-09-02 16:53
Turkey's President Vows Syria Operation if US Falls Short in Safe Zone | Military.comMilitary - 2019-09-02 07:06
Erdogan vows Syria operation ‘in weeks’ if Turkey has no control of ‘safe zone’E-Kurd - 2019-09-01 23:55
ANKARA,— Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday threatened to launch an operation in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeastern Syria if Turkish troops do not control a “safe zone” that Ankara and Washington had agreed to set up. The US-Turke ...
Turkish president vows Syria operation if US falls short in safe zoneMilitarytimes - 2019-09-01 20:07
Erdogan vows Syria operation if US falls short in safe zone | Boston 25 NewsBoston25news - 2019-09-01 09:54
Erdogan vows Syria operation if US falls short in safe zone | FOX13Fox13memphis - 2019-09-01 06:26
Turkey to launch own Syria plan in weeks unless has 'safe zone' control: Erdogan - ReutersReuters - 2019-08-31 23:58
Erdogan says Turkey to launch own Syria plan unless it secures control of 'safe zone' - Turkey - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-08-31 23:45
Turkey 'to start Syria operation' if US delays safe zone plan | Turkey News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-08-31 22:50
Kurds Falling Prey to Turkey Expansionist PolicyE-Kurd - 2019-08-31 22:18
Manish Rai | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Turkey and the United States have agreed on the creation of a buffer zone in northern Syria in areas controlled by Syrian Kurdish forces. Details of the agreement remain sketchy but roughly it’s has been agreed that th ...
Turkey establishes de facto ‘safe zone’ in Kurdistan RegionRûdaw - 2019-08-31 20:53
Turkey's recent operations signal a permanent presence ...