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Faizan Hashmi 5 hours ago
EU Foreign Policy Chief Urges Turkey to Refrain From Military Operation in Syria
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Saturday commented on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's plans to conduct a military operation in the east of Syria, urging Ankara to refrain from any unilateral actions in the area.
Umer Jamshaid 6 hours ago
Turkey Doubts US May Halt Transfer of F-35 Jets to Ankara - Erdogan's Aide
Ankara doubts that the United States may cancel the deliveries of its F-35 fighters to Turkey if the latter buys the Russian air defense system S-400, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's aide Ibrahim Kalin told reporters Saturday on the sidelines of the Doha Forum.
Mohammad Ali 8 hours ago
Turkish, US Presidents Discuss Future Operation in Syria in Phone Call - Erdogan's Aide
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart, Donald Trump, discussed over phone Ankara's future military operation in the east of Syria, Erdogan's aide Ibrahim Kalin told reporters Saturday on the sidelines of the Doha Forum.
Mohammad Ali 12 hours ago
Russian Special Envoy for Syria, Senior Iranian Diplomat Hold Talks in Tehran - Reports
Russian Special Presidential Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev and Hossein Jaberi Ansari, a senior adviser to the Iranian foreign minister, held talks in Tehran, media reported on Saturday.
Fahad Shabbir 1 day ago
Erdogan, Trump agree 'more effective' coordination on Syria
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US President Donald Trump agreed Friday to put in place "more effective coordination" between their countries' operations in Syria, according to Turkish presidential sources, after Ankara warned it planned to launch a new offensive in the war-torn nation.
Rukhshan Mir 1 day ago
Iraqi Foreign Ministry Expresses Protest Over Turkish Airstrikes in Iraq - Statement
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry summoned on Friday the Turkish ambassador to the country, Fatih Yildiz, over the repeated violations of Iraqi airspace by the Turkish Air Force and airstrikes in northern Iraq, the ministry said in a statement.
Umer Jamshaid 1 day ago
Turkish Forces Neutralize 8 PKK Militants in Northern Iraq - Reports
Turkish military killed, captured or forced to surrender at least eight militants linked to the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) during air operations carried out in the north of Iraq on Friday, media reported citing military officials.
Sumaira FH 1 day ago
US, Turkey Generals Discuss Observation Posts in Northeast Syria - Joint Staff
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford spoke by phone with his Turkish counterpart Yasar Guler about US military observation posts in northeast Syria amid Ankara's announcement of an upcoming operation against the Kurds in the area, the Joint Chiefs said in a press release.
Mohammad Ali 2 days ago
Syrian Kurds Vow to Fight 'to Death' in Event of New Turkish Operation in Syria - SDF
The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and its component, the People's Protection Units (YPG), have promised to fight "to the death" in the event of a new Turkish operation in northeastern Syria, SDF spokeswoman Jihan Sheikh Ahmed told Sputnik on Friday.
Sumaira FH 2 days ago
Moscow Calls for Dialogue After Turkey Promises to Launch Anti-Kurd Operation in Syria
Moscow is in contact with all involved parties regarding a possible Turkish operation against the Kurds in northeastern Syria and calls on all sides to pursue reasonable behavior, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov told Sputnik on Friday.