Sunday, April 5, 2020

Turkey: Clashes between Turkish army and Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) intensify in northern Syria

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Turkey claimed on Saturday that its army has “neutralized” tens of fighters from the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in days of clashes in northern Syria, despite the country’s agreement to two ceasefires in the area last October.

The Turkish defense ministry said on Saturday morning it had “neutralized” 24 members of the People’s Protection Units (YPG), a Kurdish armed group which makes up most of the SDF.

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Sudan: Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM-N/A) led by al-Hilu extends unilateral ceasefire for additional 3 months

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The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM-N/A) led by Abdel-Aziz al-Hilu has extended a unilateral cessation of hostilities for three months.

In a statement released on Tuesday, al-Hilu said they decided the 3-month extension to show their “goodwill towards a peaceful resolution of the Sudanese conflict, and in order to give the ongoing peace talks an opportunity for success,”

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Burma-Myanmar: First months of 2020 see dozens of clashes between Burmese army and Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA)

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There have been at least 59 clashes between the Burma Army and the Karen National Liberation Army—the armed wing of the Karen National Union (KNU)—in the KNU’s fifth brigade territory during the first three months of 2020, Karen sources reported.

According to a statement released by the KNU on March 31, the Burma Army and the KNU’s Brigade 5 clashed dozens of times in Mutraw District—referred to as Hpapun in Burmese—with both sides suffering casualties.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Syria: Air defences respond to Israel missile strike in Homs

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The Syrian air defences responded to an Israeli missile strike in the central province of Homs, state TV reported.

The Israeli warplanes fired missiles from inside the Lebanese airspace, said the report on Tuesday, adding that a number of missiles were intercepted, Xinhua news agency reported.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Yemen: Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates coalition carries out air raids on Sanaa

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The Saudi-UAE coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen carried out more than a dozen air strikes on the capital Sanaa, the first such attacks on the city in months.

According to Houthi-run Al Masirah TV, the coalition launched 19 air raids on Monday. No casualties were reported so far.

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