Thursday, 20 September , 2018

Kurds

Putin & Erdogan agree Idlib buffer zone to avert new Syria...

17 Sep, 2018 Russia and Turkey have agreed a “demilitarized zone” between militants and government troops in Syria’s Idlib, President Vladimir Putin said after hours-long...

Turkey’s Erdogan gets no love from Russia on Idlib

By Amberin Zaman September 7, 2018 A critical summit between the presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey to find common ground on Syria’s rebel-held...

Reports: Syrian Army Preparing Offensive Against Rebel-Held Idlib

Reports: Syrian Army Preparing Offensive Against Rebel-Held Idlib By Jason Ditz Posted on August 29, 2018 Reports out of Syria suggest that the Syrian Army is...

Berlin Softens Tone on Turkey

Germany has gone soft on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan since he became the subject of attacks by U.S. President Donald Trump. Leaders in...

A US trade war with Turkey over a little known pastor?...

Erdogan’s real crimes are buying the Russian S-400 missile system for Turkey, refusing to accept US support for America’s Kurdish YPG allies and allowing Islamist fighters to pour over Turkey’s...

Turkey fears Kurds’ reconciliation with Assad

By Steve Sweeney August 2, 2018 TURKEY’S intelligence agency and a major Iraqi Kurdish party are believed to have held joint talks with Syrian officials on...

What Erdogan’s Big Victory in Turkish Elections Means

By Melkulangara BHADRAKUMAR 25.06.2018 Democratic elections often produce strange outcomes. India’s present government won just 31% of the votes polled in the 2019 parliamentary poll, which...

Kurds left in the cold as US & Turkey agree on...

4 Jun, 2018 Ankara and Washington say they have agreed on details of a withdrawal of US-backed Kurdish militia from northern Syria, as visiting Turkish...

Threat to Turkey comes from ‘strategic partners’ – Erdogan

22 Apr, 2018 Turkish President Recep Erdogan has sharply criticized the US and other NATO allies for their support of and reliance on Kurdish militias...

After Syria strikes, drumbeat grows for wider US war

By Will Morrow 19 April 2018 In the wake of last weekend’s US-British-French missile strikes on Syria, a campaign is growing in the American...