Sunday, October 20, 2019

Syria: Turkey and Kurdish forces accuse each other of breaking ceasefire

_109294791_057396241.jpg

Turkey and Syrian Kurdish forces are both accusing each other of violating a temporary ceasefire agreement in northern Syria.

The US announced on Thursday it had brokered a five-day pause in fighting to allow Kurdish forces to withdraw.

[Read More…]

Friday, October 18, 2019

Turkey: Turkey agrees to 120-hour ceasefire in northern Syria

773x435_cmsv2_56512bb7-927d-57cf-a09c-66a86778d618-4240260.jpg

Turkey has agreed to a temporary ceasefire to allow Kurdish-led troops to withdraw from northern Syria.

The country will pause its offensive in the area, overseen by the US, for 120 hours in order to allow for the pullback.

[Read More…]

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Syria: Russian military police are now patrolling the contact line between Syrian and Turkish forces

merlin_162736827_e3961c08-1d8d-4a73-8354-ebe8f247eea1-superJumbo.jpg

Russia has stepped up its role in the conflict in Syria by deploying military police to the country’s north.

The Russian units are patrolling a contact line between Syrian and Turkish forces, according to a statement Tuesday by Russia’s Defense Ministry. The line runs along the northwestern borders of the Manbij district.

[Read More…]

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Turkey: 2 Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with People’s Protection Units (YPG) in Syria

2-turkish-soldiers-killed-in-clashes-with-ypg-in-syria-1570806216517.jpg

Two Turkish soldiers were killed in action on Thursday and Friday amid Turkey’s Operation Peace Spring in northern Syria.

Two fallen soldiers, a specialized sergeant and an infantry private, died amid clashes with the People’s Protection Units (YPG) terrorist group, the National Defense Ministry announced Friday.

[Read More…]

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Turkey: Turkey launches offensive in northeast Syria

image.jpg

Turkey launched its long-mooted offensive in northeast Syria on Wednesday, defying an international outcry over the threat posed to US-backed Kurdish forces and the campaign against Islamic State.

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the operation – code named Peace Spring – would “eliminate the terror threat towards our country” from Kurdish militants and Islamic State jihadis.

[Read More…]

Tags

  New State     Middle East     Africa     Asia     Europe     Americas     War     Oceania  

Manualinux

Manualinux,
the Linux Manual

Chocolate Spreads

Chocolate Spreads

The biggest website of Chocolate Spreads in the World

List Newspapers

List Newspapers

List of Newspapers in the World