Syria's Kurdish National Council condemns 'Turkish aggression' - ARA News

Kurdish fighters of the YPG and YPJ bidding farewell to a comrade killed during clashes with jihadists in Aleppo countryside. Photo: ARA News. Read More. Russia shows more support for Syrian Kurds after Turkish airstrikes · US-led coalition disagrees ...

Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds - AZFamily

(AP Photo via APTV). This Friday, April 28, 2017 still taken from video, shows U.S. forces patrolling on a rural road in the village of Darbasiyah, in northern Syria. U.S. armored vehicles are deploying in areas in northern Syria along the tense border.

The US is trying to stop two of its allies in Syria from mauling each other - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

American troops have been patrolling with their Kurdish allies near the Syrian-Turkish border as tensions flare over American support for Kurds fighting ISIS. The US is trying to stop two of its allies in Syria from mauling each other Chris McGrath ...

Plan to isolate Erdoğan has failed - Daily Sabah

Around 50 million people in Turkey went to the polls on April 16 to vote on constitutional amendments to transform the country's governance from a parliamentary system to a presidential one. According to official results, the turnout was 85.45 percent ...

Russia supports Syrian Kurds against ISIS - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:10 P.M.) – Russian officials condemned the recent Turkish airstrikes that targeted positions for the People's Protection Units (YPG) in northern Syrian and Iraq. The officials also praised the Kurdish forces for fighting the Islamic ...

Erdogan tests Trump with attack on Syrian Kurds - Al-Monitor

Summary⎙ Print US-Turkey relations sink further following airstrikes; Russia's expanding military presence in Syria. Author Week in Review Posted April 30, 2017. In May 2016, we asked how long the United States and Turkey could keep up appearances of ...

Turkey Will be the Next Syria - Live Trading News

Erdoğan has seized total control of Turkey is converting it in to an Islamic Fundamentalist nation. Erdoğan has started the ISIS style process of repression of all things he views as un-Islamic. Turkey has banned popular matchmaking shows, “In radio ...

Syrians Rage Over American Flag-Flying Tanks - Vocativ

Syrians are furious after pictures showing American tanks and military vehicles driving through Kurdish territory in the north of the country were posted this weekend. Angry online commenters are calling it an “American occupation.” Both Turkey and the ...

Erdogan 'Seriously Saddened' US Supporting Syrian Kurdish Fighters - Voice of America

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday his government is "seriously saddened" by television footage showing U.S. military forces operating alongside Syrian Kurdish fighters that Ankara views as terrorists and Washington believes are the ...

U.S.-led coalition patrols Turkey-Syria border - UPI.com

A U.S. Army soldier stands on an eight-wheeled armored fighting vehicle, near al-Ghanamya village, al-Darbasiyah town, at the Syrian-Turkish border on Saturday. Photo by Youssef Rabie Youssef/EPA. April 30 (UPI) -- U.S.-led coalition forces are ...

US troops patrol Turkey-Syria border after Turkish strikes on Kurds - CNN

(CNN) US forces have begun patrolling part of the Turkey-Syria border after Turkish airstrikes in the area killed fighters closely allied to the United States. The People's Protection Units (YPG) and the Peshmerga in Iraq -- both Kurdish groups -- said ...

Erdogan 'saddened' US troops cooperating with Syrian Kurds - The Times of Israel

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday said Ankara was “seriously saddened” by footage showing American military vehicles operating close to the border with Syrian Kurdish fighters Turkey sees as a terror group. Get The Times of Israel's ...

Turkey threatens more strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds - Aljazeera.com

Erdogan says more action possible against YPG fighters in Syria, insisting US support for Kurdish group must end. 30 Apr 2017 15:18 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social.

XTurkish strikes kill over 24 Kurdish fighters in Syria, Iraq - AppsforPCdaily

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the clashes erupted "after the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) fired on an armoured vehicle belonging to Turkish forces that had crossed the Syrian-Turkish border". But the PKK's Syrian affiliate ...

Turkey Flexes Military Muscle on Syrian Border Ahead of Putin-Erdogan Meeting - Sputnik International

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan are scheduled to meet on May 3 in Sochi, with the visit coming at a time when Ankara-led forces have been increasingly active in northern Syria. Fighters from the Kurdish ...

'US-PYD/PKK cooperation violates NATO treaty' - Anadolu Agency

The United States is apparently in default of its obligations under Articles 3 and 5 of the NATO treaty by supporting the PYD/YPG terrorist groups in the fight against Daesh in war-torn Syria. Article 3 of the NATO charter states: "In order more ...

US deeply concerned by Turkish air strikes on Kurdish fighters - Alive For Football

Toner said coordination is essential "to maintain pressure to destroy ISIS on the battlefield" and also to "ensure the safety of all coalition personnel" operating in the region. The YPG is a close USA ally against IS but is seen by Ankara as a ...

'Turkey learned that playing ball with America is game of ever-diminishing returns' - RT

For five years, Ankara has put itself at the forefront of the American plan to overthrow the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad, and at huge cost to itself, but now it has been completely isolated, says Dan Glazebrook, geopolitical analyst.

Turkey 'concerned' by US flags beside terrorist 'rags' - Anadolu Agency

Ankara is gravely concerned by photos of U.S. soldiers attending the funerals of YPG terrorists in the wake of Turkish airstrikes against PKK/YPG targets in Syria and northern Iraq, said Turkey's president Sunday. "We are seriously concerned to see U.S ...

What Turkey's strikes on Sinjar really signify - The National

On April 25, Turkish fighter jets attacked Iraq's Sinjar region as part of what the Turkish military cast as a pre-emptive action to avert attacks by the PKK party in Turkey itself. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's president, has claimed that the PKK is ...