Kurds in Syria

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Al-Ahram Weekly
Marriage of conveniencewhich it can break NATO’s stranglehold. Turkey is coming under US pressure and
Marriage of convenience
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
which it can break NATO’s stranglehold. Turkey is coming under US pressure and fears Washington’s support for separatist Kurds in Syria. We are not seeing a strategic alliance but cards being played by each state to improve its position with the... Read more
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DEBKAfile
Syrian Kurds clash with Turkish forcesalong the 900km Syrian-Turkish border. A stream of information and misinformat
Syrian Kurds clash with Turkish forces
DEBKAfile / Posted 5 hours ago
along the 900km Syrian-Turkish border. A stream of information and misinformation is meanwhile muddying the waters as the Kurds in Syria and Iraq absorb the shock of the American turn against them. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Ankara said... Read more
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Orange County Register
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
Orange County Register / Posted 11 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against Islamic State in northern Syria.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against the Islamic State in northern... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against IS in northern Syria. If there... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against IS in northern Syria. If there... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against IS in northern Syria. If there... Read more
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Boston Herald
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
Boston Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against IS in northern Syria. If there... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against IS in northern Syria. If there... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreatto Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an o
Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 hours ago
to Kurdish groups waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey. Kozak said an open confrontation between Turkey and the Kurds in Syria would undo much of the progress made working with the Kurdish forces against IS in northern Syria. If there... Read more
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BBC News
Turkey warns Syrian Kurds to withdraw east of Euphrateswas a major diplomatic victory for Turkey, which has long felt that the America
Turkey warns Syrian Kurds to withdraw east of Euphrates
BBC News / Posted 21 hours ago
was a major diplomatic victory for Turkey, which has long felt that the Americans have prioritised collaboration with the Kurds in Syria over supporting their Nato ally.Image caption Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces fighters captured the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Smoke and chaosdo things that place [anti-IS coalition forces] at risk,” said Jeff Davis, a Pe
Smoke and chaos
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
do things that place [anti-IS coalition forces] at risk,” said Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman. America’s support for the Kurds in Syria has strained its relationship with Turkey. Unfounded Turkish suspicions that America was involved in a coup... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The battlefield in Syria just became more complicateddo things that place [anti-IS coalition forces] at risk,” said Jeff Davis, a Pe
The battlefield in Syria just became more complicated
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
do things that place [anti-IS coalition forces] at risk,” said Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman. America’s support for the Kurds in Syria has strained its relationship with Turkey. Unfounded Turkish suspicions that America was involved in a coup... Read more
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International Business Times
Syrian government forces and YPG reach ceasefire, Kurds gain control over HasakaYPG took control of Ghwairan, the only Arab neighbourhood in Hasaka, still in r
Syrian government forces and YPG reach ceasefire, Kurds gain control over Hasaka
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
YPG took control of Ghwairan, the only Arab neighbourhood in Hasaka, still in regime hands. The increasing sway of the Kurds in Syria has startled Turkey, which is fighting insurgents from the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). Syrian rebels... Read more
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SKY News
Turkey Steps Up Military Intervention In Syriaa series of devastating suicide bomb attacks it blames on the group in recent m
Turkey Steps Up Military Intervention In Syria
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
a series of devastating suicide bomb attacks it blames on the group in recent months. :: Turkey Strikes Islamic State And Kurds In Syria But it is worried by IS collapsing in the north of Syria too, because of what might happen next. The Kurds... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyssThe attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyss
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes overlap. The Islamic State, which has fought Kurds in Syria in cities like Kobane, have also targeted Kurds within Turkey, as they apparently did on Saturday by striking... Read more
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The Age
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyssThe attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyss
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes overlap. The Islamic State, which has fought Kurds in Syria in cities like Kobane, have also targeted Kurds within Turkey, as they apparently did on Saturday by striking... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyssThe attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyss
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes overlap. The Islamic State, which has fought Kurds in Syria in cities like Kobane, have also targeted Kurds within Turkey, as they apparently did on Saturday by striking... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyssThe attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyss
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes overlap. The Islamic State, which has fought Kurds in Syria in cities like Kobane, have also targeted Kurds within Turkey, as they apparently did on Saturday by striking... Read more
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WA Today
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyssThe attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes
Wedding bloodbath brings Turkey closer to the Syrian abyss
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes overlap. The Islamic State, which has fought Kurds in Syria in cities like Kobane, have also targeted Kurds within Turkey, as they apparently did on Saturday by striking... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bombing at wedding in Turkey kills 51The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes
Bombing at wedding in Turkey kills 51
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
The attack on Saturday in Gaziantep demonstrated how those conflicts sometimes overlap. The Islamic State, which has fought Kurds in Syria in cities like Kobani, has also targeted Kurds within Turkey, as it apparently did on Saturday by striking the... Read more
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DW
Turkey’s ruling AKP party has history of links to Islamist groups |responsibility for a series of attacks in Turkey. It is clear that, for the Tu
Turkey’s ruling AKP party has history of links to Islamist groups |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
responsibility for a series of attacks in Turkey. It is clear that, for the Turkish government, any growth in power of the Kurds in Syria or Iraq along the Turkish border is suspect, because it fears the separatist tendencies of the Kurdish... Read more
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DW
Turkey’s ruling AKP party has long history of links to Islamist groups |responsibility for a series of attacks in Turkey. It is clear that, for the Tu
Turkey’s ruling AKP party has long history of links to Islamist groups |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
responsibility for a series of attacks in Turkey. It is clear that, for the Turkish government, any growth in power of the Kurds in Syria or Iraq along the Turkish border is suspect, because it fears the separatist tendencies of the Kurdish... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Defense officials see gains against ISIStarget and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to captur
Defense officials see gains against ISIS
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
target and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to capture mid-level operatives it can turn over the Kurds in Syria and Iraq, and then interrogate for further intelligence that could lead them to key leaders and even... Read more
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CNN
Defense officials see gains against ISIStarget and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to captur
Defense officials see gains against ISIS
CNN / Posted 10 days ago
target and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to capture mid-level operatives it can turn over the Kurds in Syria and Iraq, and then interrogate for further intelligence that could lead them to key leaders and even... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Defense Officials See Gains Against ISIStarget and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to captur
Defense Officials See Gains Against ISIS
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 days ago
target and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to capture mid-level operatives it can turn over the Kurds in Syria and Iraq, and then interrogate for further intelligence that could lead them to key leaders and even... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Defense officials see gains against ISIStarget and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to captur
Defense officials see gains against ISIS
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
target and capture. One of the goals of the ETF to a large extent is to capture mid-level operatives it can turn over the Kurds in Syria and Iraq, and then interrogate for further intelligence that could lead them to key leaders and even... Read more
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The Hill
Defense chief hails victory in important Syrian cityCarter said. The Syrian Democratic Forces is made up of Arab and Kurdish fight
Defense chief hails victory in important Syrian city
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Carter said. The Syrian Democratic Forces is made up of Arab and Kurdish fighters, to the chagrin of Turkey, which sees Kurds in Syria as linked to Kurdish separatists in it own borders. The thank-you also comes at a time of strained relations... Read more
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Boston Globe
Putin and Erdogan vow to repair tiesfrom Syria and Afghanistan. The governments in Washington and Ankara, long at
Putin and Erdogan vow to repair ties
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
from Syria and Afghanistan. The governments in Washington and Ankara, long at odds over the United States’ support of the Kurds in Syria and Iraq, have had a series of problems lately. Anti-Americanism has been on the rise in Turkey, amid... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Hillary, Queen of War: The Road Map Aheadas usual Pepe. Time will tell. The USA, if it was behind the coup in Turkey, d
Hillary, Queen of War: The Road Map Ahead
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
as usual Pepe. Time will tell. The USA, if it was behind the coup in Turkey, did itself no favors. It also backs the Kurds in Syria, an ethnic group that resides in Turkey and Syria and has been a thorn in the side of Turkey's government... Read more
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The News & Observer
Imagine Trump at a CIA briefing: Kurds? Quds? Balkans? Baltics?What would a briefing between the CIA and Donald Trump sound like? | News & Obs
Imagine Trump at a CIA briefing: Kurds? Quds? Balkans? Baltics?
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
What would a briefing between the CIA and Donald Trump sound like? | News & Observer August 5, 2016 4:32 PM The government is arranging classified intelligence briefings for Hillary... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Trump meets the CIAThe government is arranging classified intelligence briefings for Hillary Clint
Trump meets the CIA
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 days ago
The government is arranging classified intelligence briefings for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to prepare them for the White House. This long-standing practice of briefing nominees is controversial this year: Sen. Harry Reid has urged the CIA to... Read more
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Fortune
What Turkey’s Political Mess Means for Relations With the U.S.the ongoing Syrian conflict and the rise of a de facto autonomous Kurdish entit
What Turkey’s Political Mess Means for Relations With the U.S.
Fortune / Posted 30 days ago
the ongoing Syrian conflict and the rise of a de facto autonomous Kurdish entity in Northern Syria. For Turkey, the rise of Kurds in Syria is perceived as the main threat. But for the U.S., the focus has been on fighting ISIS, and the Kurdish forces... Read more
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