War in Syria
Turkish president wants to steal part of Syrian soil and its natural resources
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has blamed Turkey for expansionist plans regarding the country’s northern districts. He said about it on Tuesday while visiting the Syrian army on a front sector …
Erdogan says ready to resume Turkey’s operation in Syria
Ahead of flying to Sochi, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to resume Operation Peace Spring in Syria unless Washington fulfilled its promise on withdrawing Kurdish militants from the …
Militants from Idlib de-escalation zone plan to unleash active hostilities
The intensity of shelling from Syria’s Idlib de-escalation zone is not subsiding, which may indicate that militants acting there plan to unleash active hostilities, Major General Alexei Bakin, …
US unlikely to take military action against Turkey
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo’s statement about Washington’s readiness to take military action against Turkey is part of a dispute with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, but …
Turkish operation in Syria can lead to ‘reverse migration’ of militants
Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu has warned of a possible ‘reverse migration’ of militants from Syria following an operation launched by Turkey in north Syria.
"As a result of …
Turkish forces deny rescue, medical services entry to Ras al-Ayn
Turkish forces and Syrian armed opposition units supporting them are blocking rescue and medical workers from reaching the town of Ras al-Ayn in northeast Syria, the Kurdish Firat news agency claimed …
EU condemns Turkey's operation in Syria
The EU countries have condemned Turkey's operation in Syria, the European Council said in a statement released after the first day of the summit in Brussels.
"The EU condemns Turkey's unilateral …
Russia to retain its role in Syria despite US-Turkish agreement
The US-Turkish agreement on suspending Ankara’s Operation Peace Spring in northeastern Syria reached at the talks between US Vice President Mike Pence and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan …
Suspension of Turkish operation in Syria cannot be seen as a ceasefire
The agreement reached between Turkey and the United States on suspending Turkey’s Peace Spring operation cannot be considered a ceasefire with the Kurdish formations, Turkish Foreign Minister …
Syrian Kurds accuse Turkey of using banned weapons
The Syrian Kurds have accused Turkey of using banned weapons during military activities in the city of Ras al-Ayn in northeastern Syria, the Rudaw media network reported on Thursday.
"There are a lot …