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Turkey says ground forces have invaded northern Syria; multiple civilians reported dead

Turkey says ground forces have invaded northern Syria; multiple civilians reported dead

Turkey announced Wednesday that its ground forces invaded northeastern Syria to fight against Kurdish forces just hours after launching an initial assault in the area, as the first reports of deaths emerged. Read full article:: Turkey says ground forces have invaded n...→

Turkey says ground forces have invaded northern Syria; multiple civilians reported dead

Turkey says ground forces have invaded northern Syria; multiple civilians reported dead

Turkey announced Wednesday that its ground forces invaded northeastern Syria to fight against Kurdish forces just hours after launching an initial assault in the area, as the first reports of deaths emerged. Read full article:: Turkey says ground forces have invaded n...→

Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Ceasefire in Northern Syria

Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Ceasefire in Northern Syria

President Tayyip Erdogan told U.S. President Donald Trump that Turkey will never declare a ceasefire in northeastern Syria and that it will not negotiate with Kurdish forces it is fighting in its offensive into the region.Turkey pressed ahead with its offensive against the... Read full article:: Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Cease...→

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces came “very close” to U.S. troops in Syria just west of a coalition base in the northern Syrian town of Ain Issa Tuesday — so close that American jets and attack helicopters were called in to disrupt the approaching forces, a U.S official tells Fox News. Read full article:: Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' ...→

Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey to Halt Syria Offensive

Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey to Halt Syria Offensive

The United States will put diplomatic pressure on Turkey and threaten Ankara with more sanctions to persuade it to reach a ceasefire and halt its military offensive in northeastern Syria, a senior administration official said on Tuesday.A week after reversing U.S. policy... Read full article:: Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey...→

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian mercenary forces have begun sweeping in to fill a security void left by withdrawing U.S. troops in northern Syria, with a video online showing the Moscow-backed mercenaries taking control Tuesday of what was previously an American military outpost. Read full article:: Russian forces sweep into U.S. base aban...→

Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investigation threat with military-salute celebration amid Syria incursion

Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investigation threat with military-salute celebration amid Syria incursion

Several players of the Turkish national soccer team defied an investigation by the European soccer body after celebrating a goal with a military-style salute during a match against France. Read full article:: Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investig...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria, deploying troops Tuesday to keep apart advancing... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Turkey steps up Syria offensive against Kurds in spite of Trump's warnings

Turkey steps up Syria offensive against Kurds in spite of Trump's warnings

Kurdish civilians are fleeing indiscriminate shelling as U.S. troops and Bashar Assad's Russian-backed forces trade places on an increasingly chaotic battlefield Read full article:: Turkey steps up Syria offensive against ...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Syrian government forces streamed into the country’s northeast, filling a vacuum opened up by President Trump’s decision to pull back in Syria. Read full article:: Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Prison of ISIS Militants

Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Prison of ISIS Militants

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Monday Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters had emptied a jail holding Islamic State prisoners in a part of Syria where Ankara is mounting an offensive, and that the prisoners there had been abducted. Read full article:: Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Pr...→

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump gave Turkey the green light to invade northeastern Syria after a phone call with Turkish President Erdoğan last Sunday. Read full article:: Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Hours after reaching an agreement with Kurdish forces, the Syrian Army entered a key town near the Turkish border — a significant shift in the power dynamic. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move ...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces Off With Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces Off With Turkey

Hours after the Kurds forged a deal with their onetime enemies in the Syrian government, the Syrian Army raced northwest to help battle Turkish-led forces. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces O...→

Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, pastor who'd been imprisoned in Turkey, visits GOP in DC

Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, pastor who'd been imprisoned in Turkey, visits GOP in DC

American pastor Andrew Brunson, whose new book shares his story of being held as a political hostage for two years in Turkey, travelled to Washington Tuesday to be a guest around town for the GOP. Read full article:: Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, past...→

Russian troops rush to fill void left by U.S. troops in northern Syria

Russian troops rush to fill void left by U.S. troops in northern Syria

Russia moved quickly to further entrench its role as a power broker after the president ordered the pullout of American forces Read full article:: Russian troops rush to fill void left by...→

The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow' Turkey, Syria clash - Breitbart

The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow' Turkey, Syria clash - Breitbart

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's offensive in northern Syria (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A Russian envoy for Syria says that Moscow will Read full article:: The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow'...→

U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over future of nuclear weapons near Syria

U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over future of nuclear weapons near Syria

Some 50 U.S. warheads are believed to be deployed at the Incirlik air base in southern Turkey, but reports this weekend suggested officials were reviewing plans for their removal. Read full article:: U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over fu...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time,... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time, tensions grew within NATO... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

President Trump said he is "fully prepared to swiftly destroy Turkey's economy" if necessary Read full article:: U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey ove...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Read full article:: Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Att...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and threats Monday by... Read full article:: US pulls troops in north Syria, threaten...→

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and threats Monday by President Donald Trump to hit Turkey with "big... Read full article:: US pulls troops in north Syria, threaten...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday that... Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus, Moscow to repel Turkey

Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus, Moscow to repel Turkey

Kurdish troops have turned to the Syrian government and Russia for help, as U.S. forces move out of the region. Read full article:: Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus...→

Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turkey amid Syria incursion

Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turkey amid Syria incursion

Pence's trip comes as the situation in Turkey is deteriorating, with reports of escaped ISIS prisoners and Russian military patrolling near the Syria-Turkey border. Read full article:: Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turk...→

Russia

Russia "will not allow" Turkey to attack Syria as it sends troops to front lines

Speaking of a potential fight between Turkey and Syria, the Kremlin's special Syria envoy said "it not just that no one is interested, it is simply unacceptable." Read full article:: Russia "will not allow" Turkey to attack...→

China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of Syria Against Kurds

China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of Syria Against Kurds

China’s Foreign Ministry called on Turkey on Tuesday to halt their ongoing military offensive against Kurdish militias. Read full article:: China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of S...→

Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government and Turkish forces.… Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. i...→

Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey border as US troops officially withdraw

Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey border as US troops officially withdraw

Russian military units have been sent to patrol near the Syria-Turkey border, sparking fears Moscow is moving to fill a security vacuum after U.S. troops started withdrawing from the region last week. Read full article:: Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey...→

UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Executions of Kurds in Syria

UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Executions of Kurds in Syria

Turkey could be deemed responsible for summary executions by an affiliated armed group of captured Kurdish fighters and a politician, acts that may amount to war crimes, the United Nations said on Tuesday.The U.N. human rights office also said it had documented civilian... Read full article:: UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Exec...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid Kurds against Turkey

Syrian President Bashar Assad’s troops returned to northern Syria on Monday to back up Kurdish forces in their increasingly desperate fight with the Turkish military, marking a major geopolitical turning point for the region and sparking a fresh wave of bipartisan criticism over President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of the fight. Read full article:: Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid K...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader war. Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

EU countries pledge to suspend arm exports to Turkey over Syria incursion

EU countries pledge to suspend arm exports to Turkey over Syria incursion

Member countries from the European Union pledged on Monday to suspend weapons exports to Turkey over its widely condemned military operations in Syria. Read full article:: EU countries pledge to suspend arm expor...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Sanctions against Turkey are a positive step, but President Trump must take immediate and forceful action to deter the invasion of northern Syria, retired Gen. Jack Keane said Monday on "America's Newsroom." Read full article:: Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 's...→

The cynical rationale behind Trump’s decision to pull out of northern Syria | MinnPost

The cynical rationale behind Trump’s decision to pull out of northern Syria | MinnPost

What might most distinguish Trump's decision is not the withdrawal itself, but the typically shambolic way the president went about it. Read full article:: The cynical rationale behind Trump’s dec...→

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

President Trump signaled Monday that “big sanctions” will hit Turkey in response to the NATO ally’s decision to bombard U.S.-allied Kurds in northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’...→

US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full Withdrawal Possible

US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full Withdrawal Possible

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos , cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war. Defense Secretary... Read full article:: US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full W...→

Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Ceasefire in Northern Syria

Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Ceasefire in Northern Syria

President Tayyip Erdogan told U.S. President Donald Trump that Turkey will never declare a ceasefire in northeastern Syria and that it will not negotiate with Kurdish forces it is fighting in its offensive into the region.Turkey pressed ahead with its offensive against the... Read full article:: Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Cease...→

Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turkey amid Syria incursion

Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turkey amid Syria incursion

Pence's trip comes as the situation in Turkey is deteriorating, with reports of escaped ISIS prisoners and Russian military patrolling near the Syria-Turkey border. Read full article:: Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turk...→

Russian troops rush to fill void left by U.S. troops in northern Syria

Russian troops rush to fill void left by U.S. troops in northern Syria

Russia moved quickly to further entrench its role as a power broker after the president ordered the pullout of American forces Read full article:: Russian troops rush to fill void left by...→

Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey to Halt Syria Offensive

Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey to Halt Syria Offensive

The United States will put diplomatic pressure on Turkey and threaten Ankara with more sanctions to persuade it to reach a ceasefire and halt its military offensive in northeastern Syria, a senior administration official said on Tuesday.A week after reversing U.S. policy... Read full article:: Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey...→

China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of Syria Against Kurds

China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of Syria Against Kurds

China’s Foreign Ministry called on Turkey on Tuesday to halt their ongoing military offensive against Kurdish militias. Read full article:: China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of S...→

U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over future of nuclear weapons near Syria

U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over future of nuclear weapons near Syria

Some 50 U.S. warheads are believed to be deployed at the Incirlik air base in southern Turkey, but reports this weekend suggested officials were reviewing plans for their removal. Read full article:: U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over fu...→

Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investigation threat with military-salute celebration amid Syria incursion

Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investigation threat with military-salute celebration amid Syria incursion

Several players of the Turkish national soccer team defied an investigation by the European soccer body after celebrating a goal with a military-style salute during a match against France. Read full article:: Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investig...→

Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey border as US troops officially withdraw

Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey border as US troops officially withdraw

Russian military units have been sent to patrol near the Syria-Turkey border, sparking fears Moscow is moving to fill a security vacuum after U.S. troops started withdrawing from the region last week. Read full article:: Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time, tensions grew within NATO... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Turkey steps up Syria offensive against Kurds in spite of Trump's warnings

Turkey steps up Syria offensive against Kurds in spite of Trump's warnings

Kurdish civilians are fleeing indiscriminate shelling as U.S. troops and Bashar Assad's Russian-backed forces trade places on an increasingly chaotic battlefield Read full article:: Turkey steps up Syria offensive against ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

President Trump said he is "fully prepared to swiftly destroy Turkey's economy" if necessary Read full article:: U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey ove...→

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Syrian government forces streamed into the country’s northeast, filling a vacuum opened up by President Trump’s decision to pull back in Syria. Read full article:: Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader war. Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Read full article:: Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Att...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Sanctions against Turkey are a positive step, but President Trump must take immediate and forceful action to deter the invasion of northern Syria, retired Gen. Jack Keane said Monday on "America's Newsroom." Read full article:: Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 's...→

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and threats Monday by President Donald Trump to hit Turkey with "big... Read full article:: US pulls troops in north Syria, threaten...→

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump gave Turkey the green light to invade northeastern Syria after a phone call with Turkish President Erdoğan last Sunday. Read full article:: Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded...→

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

President Trump signaled Monday that “big sanctions” will hit Turkey in response to the NATO ally’s decision to bombard U.S.-allied Kurds in northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’...→

Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus, Moscow to repel Turkey

Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus, Moscow to repel Turkey

Kurdish troops have turned to the Syrian government and Russia for help, as U.S. forces move out of the region. Read full article:: Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces Off With Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces Off With Turkey

Hours after the Kurds forged a deal with their onetime enemies in the Syrian government, the Syrian Army raced northwest to help battle Turkish-led forces. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces O...→

Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, pastor who'd been imprisoned in Turkey, visits GOP in DC

Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, pastor who'd been imprisoned in Turkey, visits GOP in DC

American pastor Andrew Brunson, whose new book shares his story of being held as a political hostage for two years in Turkey, travelled to Washington Tuesday to be a guest around town for the GOP. Read full article:: Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, past...→

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces came “very close” to U.S. troops in Syria just west of a coalition base in the northern Syrian town of Ain Issa Tuesday — so close that American jets and attack helicopters were called in to disrupt the approaching forces, a U.S official tells Fox News. Read full article:: Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' ...→

Russia

Russia "will not allow" Turkey to attack Syria as it sends troops to front lines

Speaking of a potential fight between Turkey and Syria, the Kremlin's special Syria envoy said "it not just that no one is interested, it is simply unacceptable." Read full article:: Russia "will not allow" Turkey to attack...→

The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow' Turkey, Syria clash - Breitbart

The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow' Turkey, Syria clash - Breitbart

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's offensive in northern Syria (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A Russian envoy for Syria says that Moscow will Read full article:: The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow'...→

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian mercenary forces have begun sweeping in to fill a security void left by withdrawing U.S. troops in northern Syria, with a video online showing the Moscow-backed mercenaries taking control Tuesday of what was previously an American military outpost. Read full article:: Russian forces sweep into U.S. base aban...→

Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government and Turkish forces.… Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. i...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time,... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria, deploying troops Tuesday to keep apart advancing... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Executions of Kurds in Syria

UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Executions of Kurds in Syria

Turkey could be deemed responsible for summary executions by an affiliated armed group of captured Kurdish fighters and a politician, acts that may amount to war crimes, the United Nations said on Tuesday.The U.N. human rights office also said it had documented civilian... Read full article:: UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Exec...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid Kurds against Turkey

Syrian President Bashar Assad’s troops returned to northern Syria on Monday to back up Kurdish forces in their increasingly desperate fight with the Turkish military, marking a major geopolitical turning point for the region and sparking a fresh wave of bipartisan criticism over President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of the fight. Read full article:: Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid K...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

EU countries pledge to suspend arm exports to Turkey over Syria incursion

EU countries pledge to suspend arm exports to Turkey over Syria incursion

Member countries from the European Union pledged on Monday to suspend weapons exports to Turkey over its widely condemned military operations in Syria. Read full article:: EU countries pledge to suspend arm expor...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and threats Monday by... Read full article:: US pulls troops in north Syria, threaten...→

Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Prison of ISIS Militants

Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Prison of ISIS Militants

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Monday Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters had emptied a jail holding Islamic State prisoners in a part of Syria where Ankara is mounting an offensive, and that the prisoners there had been abducted. Read full article:: Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Pr...→

The cynical rationale behind Trump’s decision to pull out of northern Syria | MinnPost

The cynical rationale behind Trump’s decision to pull out of northern Syria | MinnPost

What might most distinguish Trump's decision is not the withdrawal itself, but the typically shambolic way the president went about it. Read full article:: The cynical rationale behind Trump’s dec...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday that... Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Hours after reaching an agreement with Kurdish forces, the Syrian Army entered a key town near the Turkish border — a significant shift in the power dynamic. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move ...→

US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full Withdrawal Possible

US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full Withdrawal Possible

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos , cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war. Defense Secretary... Read full article:: US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full W...→

Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Ceasefire in Northern Syria

Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Ceasefire in Northern Syria

President Tayyip Erdogan told U.S. President Donald Trump that Turkey will never declare a ceasefire in northeastern Syria and that it will not negotiate with Kurdish forces it is fighting in its offensive into the region.Turkey pressed ahead with its offensive against the... Read full article:: Erdogan: Turkey Will Never Declare Cease...→

Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, pastor who'd been imprisoned in Turkey, visits GOP in DC

Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, pastor who'd been imprisoned in Turkey, visits GOP in DC

American pastor Andrew Brunson, whose new book shares his story of being held as a political hostage for two years in Turkey, travelled to Washington Tuesday to be a guest around town for the GOP. Read full article:: Amid Syria turmoil, Andrew Brunson, past...→

Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turkey amid Syria incursion

Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turkey amid Syria incursion

Pence's trip comes as the situation in Turkey is deteriorating, with reports of escaped ISIS prisoners and Russian military patrolling near the Syria-Turkey border. Read full article:: Pence, Pompeo to lead delegation to Turk...→

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces came “very close” to U.S. troops in Syria just west of a coalition base in the northern Syrian town of Ain Issa Tuesday — so close that American jets and attack helicopters were called in to disrupt the approaching forces, a U.S official tells Fox News. Read full article:: Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' ...→

Russian troops rush to fill void left by U.S. troops in northern Syria

Russian troops rush to fill void left by U.S. troops in northern Syria

Russia moved quickly to further entrench its role as a power broker after the president ordered the pullout of American forces Read full article:: Russian troops rush to fill void left by...→

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Russia "will not allow" Turkey to attack Syria as it sends troops to front lines

Speaking of a potential fight between Turkey and Syria, the Kremlin's special Syria envoy said "it not just that no one is interested, it is simply unacceptable." Read full article:: Russia "will not allow" Turkey to attack...→

Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey to Halt Syria Offensive

Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey to Halt Syria Offensive

The United States will put diplomatic pressure on Turkey and threaten Ankara with more sanctions to persuade it to reach a ceasefire and halt its military offensive in northeastern Syria, a senior administration official said on Tuesday.A week after reversing U.S. policy... Read full article:: Official: US Boosting Pressure on Turkey...→

The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow' Turkey, Syria clash - Breitbart

The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow' Turkey, Syria clash - Breitbart

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's offensive in northern Syria (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A Russian envoy for Syria says that Moscow will Read full article:: The Latest: Russia says it won't 'allow'...→

China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of Syria Against Kurds

China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of Syria Against Kurds

China’s Foreign Ministry called on Turkey on Tuesday to halt their ongoing military offensive against Kurdish militias. Read full article:: China Warns Turkey to Halt Invasion of S...→

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian mercenary forces have begun sweeping in to fill a security void left by withdrawing U.S. troops in northern Syria, with a video online showing the Moscow-backed mercenaries taking control Tuesday of what was previously an American military outpost. Read full article:: Russian forces sweep into U.S. base aban...→

U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over future of nuclear weapons near Syria

U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over future of nuclear weapons near Syria

Some 50 U.S. warheads are believed to be deployed at the Incirlik air base in southern Turkey, but reports this weekend suggested officials were reviewing plans for their removal. Read full article:: U.S.-Turkey tensions raise fears over fu...→

Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government and Turkish forces.… Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. i...→

Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investigation threat with military-salute celebration amid Syria incursion

Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investigation threat with military-salute celebration amid Syria incursion

Several players of the Turkish national soccer team defied an investigation by the European soccer body after celebrating a goal with a military-style salute during a match against France. Read full article:: Turkey soccer players defy UEFA investig...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time,... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey border as US troops officially withdraw

Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey border as US troops officially withdraw

Russian military units have been sent to patrol near the Syria-Turkey border, sparking fears Moscow is moving to fill a security vacuum after U.S. troops started withdrawing from the region last week. Read full article:: Russian military patrolling Syria-Turkey...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria, deploying troops Tuesday to keep apart advancing... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish troops. At the same time, tensions grew within NATO... Read full article:: Russia moves to fill void left by US in ...→

UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Executions of Kurds in Syria

UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Executions of Kurds in Syria

Turkey could be deemed responsible for summary executions by an affiliated armed group of captured Kurdish fighters and a politician, acts that may amount to war crimes, the United Nations said on Tuesday.The U.N. human rights office also said it had documented civilian... Read full article:: UN: Turkey May Be 'Responsible' for Exec...→

Turkey steps up Syria offensive against Kurds in spite of Trump's warnings

Turkey steps up Syria offensive against Kurds in spite of Trump's warnings

Kurdish civilians are fleeing indiscriminate shelling as U.S. troops and Bashar Assad's Russian-backed forces trade places on an increasingly chaotic battlefield Read full article:: Turkey steps up Syria offensive against ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey over Syria offensive

President Trump said he is "fully prepared to swiftly destroy Turkey's economy" if necessary Read full article:: U.S. imposes new sanctions on Turkey ove...→

Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid Kurds against Turkey

Syrian President Bashar Assad’s troops returned to northern Syria on Monday to back up Kurdish forces in their increasingly desperate fight with the Turkish military, marking a major geopolitical turning point for the region and sparking a fresh wave of bipartisan criticism over President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of the fight. Read full article:: Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid K...→

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Syrian government forces streamed into the country’s northeast, filling a vacuum opened up by President Trump’s decision to pull back in Syria. Read full article:: Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader war. Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Read full article:: Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Att...→

EU countries pledge to suspend arm exports to Turkey over Syria incursion

EU countries pledge to suspend arm exports to Turkey over Syria incursion

Member countries from the European Union pledged on Monday to suspend weapons exports to Turkey over its widely condemned military operations in Syria. Read full article:: EU countries pledge to suspend arm expor...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and threats Monday by... Read full article:: US pulls troops in north Syria, threaten...→

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Sanctions against Turkey are a positive step, but President Trump must take immediate and forceful action to deter the invasion of northern Syria, retired Gen. Jack Keane said Monday on "America's Newsroom." Read full article:: Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 's...→

Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Prison of ISIS Militants

Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Prison of ISIS Militants

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Monday Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters had emptied a jail holding Islamic State prisoners in a part of Syria where Ankara is mounting an offensive, and that the prisoners there had been abducted. Read full article:: Turkey: Kurdish Forces Emptied Syrian Pr...→

US pulls troops in north Syria, threatens Turkey sanctions

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and threats Monday by President Donald Trump to hit Turkey with "big... Read full article:: US pulls troops in north Syria, threaten...→

The cynical rationale behind Trump’s decision to pull out of northern Syria | MinnPost

The cynical rationale behind Trump’s decision to pull out of northern Syria | MinnPost

What might most distinguish Trump's decision is not the withdrawal itself, but the typically shambolic way the president went about it. Read full article:: The cynical rationale behind Trump’s dec...→

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump gave Turkey the green light to invade northeastern Syria after a phone call with Turkish President Erdoğan last Sunday. Read full article:: Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday that... Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

President Trump signaled Monday that “big sanctions” will hit Turkey in response to the NATO ally’s decision to bombard U.S.-allied Kurds in northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Hours after reaching an agreement with Kurdish forces, the Syrian Army entered a key town near the Turkish border — a significant shift in the power dynamic. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move ...→

Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus, Moscow to repel Turkey

Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus, Moscow to repel Turkey

Kurdish troops have turned to the Syrian government and Russia for help, as U.S. forces move out of the region. Read full article:: Kurdish forces strike deal with Damascus...→

US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full Withdrawal Possible

US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full Withdrawal Possible

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos , cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war. Defense Secretary... Read full article:: US Pulling Out of Northern Syria; Full W...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces Off With Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces Off With Turkey

Hours after the Kurds forged a deal with their onetime enemies in the Syrian government, the Syrian Army raced northwest to help battle Turkish-led forces. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Faces O...→