Turkey backs Syrian rebels for 'serious operation' in Idlib - Reuters

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York City, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebel fighters are launching a major military ...

Turkey Poised to Roll Into Syria - STRATFOR

Weeks after Turkish forces started to deploy in large numbers along the border with Syria, adjacent to the province of Idlib, Ankara appears to be on the verge of launching yet another significant military operation into the war-torn country. Unlike ...

Erdoğan announces start of Idlib operation - Mehr News Agency - English Version

TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced the start of an operation in Syria's Idlib, as increased military movement is being observed near the southern Turkish border. “There is a serious operation in Idlib at the moment ...

Erdogan, Macron Discuss Iraq, Syria in Phone Call - Tasnim News Agency (press release)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron held a phone call Saturday to discuss the current situation in Iraq and Syria. Erdogan and Macron exchanged views on developments in the region, and ...

Erdogan: Turkey backing FSA rebels in new Idlib push - Aljazeera.com

Turkish president says operation in province largely controlled Hay'et Tahrir al-Sham is led by the Free Syrian Army. 07 Oct 2017 14:20 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. Pro-Ankara Syrian rebel fighters seen near the village of Hawar Killis ...

Turkish President Announces 'Serious Operation' In Northern Syria - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on October 7 an operation to retake Idlib, a province under rebel control in northern Syria, amid a reported military buildup on the border between the two countries. Turkey boosted its military presence ...

Turkey starts action in Syria's Idlib - The Hindu

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Saturday that the country launched a “serious” operation in Syria's northwestern Idlib province with Turkey-backed Syrian opposition forces, following international efforts for de-escalation in the ...

Turkey deploys command units, armored vehicles along Syrian border - Yeni Şafak English

Turkish military vehicles and commando units were dispatched to the Syrian border in the Reyhanlı district of Hatay, as part of a deployment to the de-escalation zone in Syria's Idlib. Military mobilization has increased in Reyhanlı, where deployment ...

Opposition party leader backs Erdogan's Idlib policy - Anadolu Agency

The leader of opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) on Saturday backed the stance of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Syria's Idlib province. In remarks made to the media, Devlet Bahceli said "the MHP will side with the president as long as ...

Turkish, French presidents discuss Syria, Iraq - Anadolu Agency

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed Syria and Iraq's territorial integrity with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron over the phone Saturday, according to a Turkish Presidency source. The two leaders discussed developments in Iraq and Syria as ...

Erdogan announces “serious” operation in northern Syria - Daily Pakistan

ISTANBUL – President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has announced Turkey is conducting a “serious” operation against extremist groups in Syria's northwestern Idlib province with anti-Assad rebels. Article continues after the advertisement. “We are taking new ...

Turkish, Russian armed forces to ensure safety in Syria's Idlib: Erdogan - AzerNews

Armed forces of Turkey and Russia will ensure safety in the Syrian city of Idlib, Turkish media outlets quoted President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as saying Oct. 7. In the city's central districts security will be provided by the Turkish Armed Forces, while ...

Turkey's Erdogan says Syria rebels in new Idlib operation - Newburgh Gazette

Turkish-backed forces have entered Syria's Idlib province where a "major operation" is being carried out, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. "There is a serious operation in Idlib today and it is going to continue". "At the moment the ...

Turkey-backed rebels in new Syria operation – Erdogan - Rappler

NEW SYRIA OPERATION. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says pro-Ankara Syrian rebels are staging a new military operation in Syria's northwestern Idlib province. File photo by Adem Altan/AFP. ISTANBUL, Turkey – Turkish President Recep ...

Erdogan: FSA in New Idlib Operation - Asharq Al-awsat English

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara, Turkey, May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Umit Bektas. Erdogan: FSA in New Idlib Operation - EU Sets ...

Turkey backs Syrian rebels for "serious operation" in Idlib - Yahoo Singapore News

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends opening ceremony of Recep Tayyip Erdogan Imam Hatip School in Istanbul, Turkey, September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Murad Sezer. More. By Ece Toksabay and Angus McDowall. ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian ...

Turkey prepared for new military operations in Syria - AzerNews

Turkey has completed preparations for new military operations in Syria against the Kurdish YPG (People's Protection Units) terrorist group, Turkish media reported Oct. 7 quoting sources in the country's General Staff. It is reported that the military ...

Next Stop Idlib: Erdogan Announces Turkey's New 'Serious' Operation in Syria - Sputnik International

The Turkish president has announced plans to start a new military operation in Syria in a move which has been rumored for weeks. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced plans to deploy the country's soldiers to Syria's Idlib, where the ...

Syria war: Turkey-backed rebels attack jihadists in Idlib - BBC News

Rebels backed by Turkey are carrying out a new operation in Syria's north-western Idlib province, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says. The province is dominated by jihadist groups and Mr Erdogan has said he will not allow a "terror corridor" on ...

Turkey Gears Up for 'Risky' Syria Mission With Russia and Iran - Yahoo News

Soldiers holding Turkish and Iraqi flags walk near tanks during a joint military exercise near the Turkish-Iraqi border at Silopi district in Sirnak on September 26, 2017.Turkey launched a military drill with tanks close to the Iraqi border the army ...