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|Turkey shells Syria's Afrin region, minister says operation has begun|
Added: 19.01.2018 10:48 | 0 views | 0 comments
Turkish artillery fired into Syria's Afrin region on Friday in what Ankara said was the start of a military campaign against the Kurdish-controlled area.
|Syria threatens to 'destroy' Turkish warplanes|
Added: 18.01.2018 15:57 | 0 views | 0 comments
Any Turkish jets or bombers that cross into Syria will be shot down, official says, as Ankara readies Afrin operation.
|Tillerson says US has no intention to build border force in Syria|
Added: 17.01.2018 23:48 | 0 views | 0 comments
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday (Jan 17) denied that the United States had any intention to build a Syria-Turkey border force, saying the issue, which has incensed Ankara, had been "misportrayed".
|Turkey Promises To 'Strangle' US-Led Border Security Forces in Northern Syria|
Added: 15.01.2018 13:18 | 0 views | 0 comments
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan lashed out on Monday while threatening to "strangle" the planned 30,000-strong U.S.-backed force in Syria "before it's even born," according to Reuters. The United States announced its support for a "border force" that would defend territory currently held by the U.S. backed Kurdish fighters in northern Syria but that is now straining the already tense relationship between Washington and Ankara. The Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad also promised to destroy the new force and drive out American troops from the country, while Assad's ally Russia called the decision a plot to dismember Syria and have the U.S. take over a portion of the war-torn...
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|Turkey slams US plan to use Kurds in new Syria force|
Added: 15.01.2018 7:23 | 3 views | 0 comments
Ankara says it is 'wrong and objectionable' to cooperate with the YPG in reported new force of 30,000 members.
|New U.S.-backed 'border force' in Syria infuriates Ankara, Damascus|
Added: 15.01.2018 7:15 | 2 views | 0 comments
Syria, Turkey and Russia responded vehemently on Monday to new U.S.-backed plans to set up a 30,000-strong "border force" inside Syria to protect territory held by Washington's mainly Kurdish allies.
|New US-backed Kurdish 'border force' in Syria angers Ankara, Damascus and Moscow|
Added: 15.01.2018 7:10 | 2 views | 0 comments
Syria, Turkey and Russia responded vehemently on Monday (Jan 15) to new US-backed plans to set up a 30,000-strong "border force" inside Syria to protect territory held by Washington's mainly Kurdish allies.
|Turkish passenger plane skids down cliff during landing, stopping metres away from sea|
Added: 14.01.2018 6:29 | 1 views | 0 comments
January 14, 2018 7:29 PM
ANKARA (AFP) - A passenger plane late on Saturday (Jan 13) skidded off the runway just metres away from the sea as it landed at an airport in northern Turkey, local media images showed.
|US has failed to undermine nuclear deal: Hassan Rouhani|
Added: 14.01.2018 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
ANKARA: Iran's president said on Sunday the United States had failed to undermine a nuclear deal between Tehran and major powers, and hailed the accord as a "long-lasting victory" for...
|Turkey summons Russia, Iran envoys over Idlib violence|
Added: 10.01.2018 4:32 | 3 views | 0 comments
Diplomats summoned in Ankara to express Turkey's 'discomfort' about Syrian army attacks in Idlib, Turkish sources say.