Friday, 23 October , 2020

Manbij

Russian military police begin patrolling Syria’s Manbij area

8 Jan, 2019 Russian military police have started to patrol the area around the city of Manbij in Syria’s Aleppo governorate. The move follows Syrian...

Land Swap between Turkey and Syria?

‘Land swap’ between Turkey & Syria – an option to avoid standoff over Manbij? 29 Dec, 2018 The Kurdish-held city of Manbij is a huge conundrum...

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...

Turkey’s march on Manbij stalled by wall of reality

By Fehim Tastekin February 23, 2018 Turkey’s Syria adventure is heading into deeper uncertainty, facing obscure American and Russian moves and the bitter realities of...