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Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds in Syria?

Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds in Syria?

On Wednesday, Turkey announced that it was beginning an assault on a Kurdish-led militia in northeastern Syria. How did the two American allies get here? Read full article:: Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds in Syri...→

Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds in Syria?

Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds in Syria?

On Wednesday, Turkey announced that it was beginning an assault on a Kurdish-led militia in northeastern Syria. How did the two American allies get here? Read full article:: Why Is Turkey Fighting the Kurds in Syri...→

Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at White House on Wednesday

Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as the congressional foreign affairs and armed services committees are to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Syria, congressional aides and an... Read full article:: Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at Whit...→

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...→

Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds Join Assad to Defend Syria

Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds Join Assad to Defend Syria

Once again, the politicians, the mainstream media, and the Beltway "experts" have been proven wrong. They never understand that sending U.S. troops into another country without the proper authority is not a stabilizing factor. Read full article:: Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds J...→

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'...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troop… Read full article:: Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS mi...→

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...→

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Turkish military personal carriers drive back from the Syrian border on Saturday. | Burak Kara/Getty Images... 10/13/2019 07:32 PM EDT Read full article:: Kurds look to Syria for protection after...→

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

It was an unusual juxtaposition for Democrats — calling a Republican president weak militarily.... That’s how the contenders for the party’s nomination framed the recent withdrawal of American troops from northern Syria under President Trump, who they said during Tuesday night’s debate had created turmoil with his impulsive foreign polic Read full article:: Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by Presiden...→

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...→

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...→

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Here's a look at the key players involved in Syria in what started as a civil war and has mutated into a regional proxy conflict. Read full article:: Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US ...→

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...→

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...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

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 ...→

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Trump is right to oppose endless wars, but we must not cede the battlefield in Syria to our enemies and let ISIS create a new caliphate. Read full article:: Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Tur...→

Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syria - Breitbart

Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syria - Breitbart

Qamishli (Syria) (AFP) – Turkish forces and their proxies pushed deep into Syria Sunday, moving closer to completing their assault’s initial Read full article:: Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syr...→

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...→

Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey in bid for cease-fire

Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey in bid for cease-fire

Vice President Mike Pence will lead a U.S. delegation to Turkey Wednesday to seek a cease-fire from Turkish forces attacking Kurds in northern Syria, President Trump said. Read full article:: Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Turkey attacks Kurds

Vice President Mike Pence says he's being dispatched to the Middle East by President Donald Trump as U.S. troops pull out of northeast Syria and Turkish forces invade.... Pence says Trump spoke with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier Monday and called for an immediate end to Turkey's moves against the Kurds in Syria. Read full article:: The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Tu...→

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...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

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...→

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!’...→

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria:

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria: "We had to choose between compromises and the genocide of our people"

It comes as further criticism was heaped on President Donald Trump—his actions described as "careless and callous" by former diplomat Brett McGurk. Read full article:: Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad...→

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

President Trump on Sunday ordered another pullback of U.S. troops inside Syria as a Turkish military invasion gains steam and the geopolitical situation deteriorates, with American-backed Kurdish forces now pursuing an alliance with Moscow and the government of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Read full article:: U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syri...→

Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at White House on Wednesday

Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as the congressional foreign affairs and armed services committees are to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Syria, congressional aides and an... Read full article:: Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at Whit...→

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...→

Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds Join Assad to Defend Syria

Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds Join Assad to Defend Syria

Once again, the politicians, the mainstream media, and the Beltway "experts" have been proven wrong. They never understand that sending U.S. troops into another country without the proper authority is not a stabilizing factor. Read full article:: Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds J...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Here's a look at the key players involved in Syria in what started as a civil war and has mutated into a regional proxy conflict. Read full article:: Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US ...→

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...→

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 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...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

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...→

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 suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troop… Read full article:: Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS mi...→

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria:

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria: "We had to choose between compromises and the genocide of our people"

It comes as further criticism was heaped on President Donald Trump—his actions described as "careless and callous" by former diplomat Brett McGurk. Read full article:: Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad...→

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Trump is right to oppose endless wars, but we must not cede the battlefield in Syria to our enemies and let ISIS create a new caliphate. Read full article:: Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Tur...→

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Turkish military personal carriers drive back from the Syrian border on Saturday. | Burak Kara/Getty Images... 10/13/2019 07:32 PM EDT Read full article:: Kurds look to Syria for protection after...→

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

It was an unusual juxtaposition for Democrats — calling a Republican president weak militarily.... That’s how the contenders for the party’s nomination framed the recent withdrawal of American troops from northern Syria under President Trump, who they said during Tuesday night’s debate had created turmoil with his impulsive foreign polic Read full article:: Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by Presiden...→

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...→

Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey in bid for cease-fire

Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey in bid for cease-fire

Vice President Mike Pence will lead a U.S. delegation to Turkey Wednesday to seek a cease-fire from Turkish forces attacking Kurds in northern Syria, President Trump said. Read full article:: Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey...→

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'...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Turkey attacks Kurds

Vice President Mike Pence says he's being dispatched to the Middle East by President Donald Trump as U.S. troops pull out of northeast Syria and Turkish forces invade.... Pence says Trump spoke with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier Monday and called for an immediate end to Turkey's moves against the Kurds in Syria. Read full article:: The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Tu...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

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...→

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 ...→

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...→

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

President Trump on Sunday ordered another pullback of U.S. troops inside Syria as a Turkish military invasion gains steam and the geopolitical situation deteriorates, with American-backed Kurdish forces now pursuing an alliance with Moscow and the government of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Read full article:: U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syri...→

Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syria - Breitbart

Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syria - Breitbart

Qamishli (Syria) (AFP) – Turkish forces and their proxies pushed deep into Syria Sunday, moving closer to completing their assault’s initial Read full article:: Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syr...→

Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at White House on Wednesday

Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as the congressional foreign affairs and armed services committees are to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Syria, congressional aides and an... Read full article:: Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at Whit...→

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

It was an unusual juxtaposition for Democrats — calling a Republican president weak militarily.... That’s how the contenders for the party’s nomination framed the recent withdrawal of American troops from northern Syria under President Trump, who they said during Tuesday night’s debate had created turmoil with his impulsive foreign polic Read full article:: Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by Presiden...→

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...→

Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey in bid for cease-fire

Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey in bid for cease-fire

Vice President Mike Pence will lead a U.S. delegation to Turkey Wednesday to seek a cease-fire from Turkish forces attacking Kurds in northern Syria, President Trump said. Read full article:: Mike Pence to leave Wednesday for Turkey...→

Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds Join Assad to Defend Syria

Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds Join Assad to Defend Syria

Once again, the politicians, the mainstream media, and the Beltway "experts" have been proven wrong. They never understand that sending U.S. troops into another country without the proper authority is not a stabilizing factor. Read full article:: Washington is Wrong Once Again — Kurds J...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Here's a look at the key players involved in Syria in what started as a civil war and has mutated into a regional proxy conflict. Read full article:: Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US ...→

The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Turkey attacks Kurds

Vice President Mike Pence says he's being dispatched to the Middle East by President Donald Trump as U.S. troops pull out of northeast Syria and Turkish forces invade.... Pence says Trump spoke with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier Monday and called for an immediate end to Turkey's moves against the Kurds in Syria. Read full article:: The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Tu...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

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 Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

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...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

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!’...→

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troop… Read full article:: Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS mi...→

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 ...→

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria:

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria: "We had to choose between compromises and the genocide of our people"

It comes as further criticism was heaped on President Donald Trump—his actions described as "careless and callous" by former diplomat Brett McGurk. Read full article:: Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad...→

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...→

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Trump is right to oppose endless wars, but we must not cede the battlefield in Syria to our enemies and let ISIS create a new caliphate. Read full article:: Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Tur...→

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

President Trump on Sunday ordered another pullback of U.S. troops inside Syria as a Turkish military invasion gains steam and the geopolitical situation deteriorates, with American-backed Kurdish forces now pursuing an alliance with Moscow and the government of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Read full article:: U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syri...→

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Turkish military personal carriers drive back from the Syrian border on Saturday. | Burak Kara/Getty Images... 10/13/2019 07:32 PM EDT Read full article:: Kurds look to Syria for protection after...→

Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syria - Breitbart

Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syria - Breitbart

Qamishli (Syria) (AFP) – Turkish forces and their proxies pushed deep into Syria Sunday, moving closer to completing their assault’s initial Read full article:: Turkey and proxies advance deep into Syr...→