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Assad Lambasts Erdogan for Syria Incursion

DAMASCUS – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad once against slammed his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan for attacking and occupying the northern parts of his country. Assad made the remarks as he met Syrian army personnel on frontlines of al-Habit town in Idlib province, close to the last major bastion of Ankara-backed militias. “Erdogan is a […]

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Enraged Kurds Stone Fleeing US Troops (VIDEOS)

DAMASCUS – Scores of the Kurdish population lined up along a road used by the American forces to withdraw from Northern Syria, cursing them as cowards and traitors. Last night, some Syrian Kurd activists gathered along a path used by an American military convoy which was retreating from Northern Syria to stage a protest against […]

MAJOR: Conflict Looming as Syria Sends Reinforcements to Confront Turkey

DAMASCUS – The Damascus government sent a large number of army troops to northeastern Syria amid reports about a new Turkish assault despite an agreement that calls on Ankara to halt its military operation to allow the Kurdish militias withdraw 20 miles to the south from the border. According to a military source in Hasaka […]

SAMURI: Could Turkish aggression boost peace in Syria?

By Finas Samuri – On October 7, 2019, the U.S. President Donald Trump announced the withdrawal of American troops from northeast Syria, where the contingent alongside Kurdish militias controlled the vast territories. Trump clarified that the decision is connected with the intention of Turkey to attack the Kurdish units, posing a threat to Ankara. It’s […]

MAJOR: Another Syrian Victory as SAA Enters Kobani

DAMASCUS – Syrian government troops accompanied by Russian forces entered the city of Ein Al-Arab (Kobani). The Syrian Army went into the strategic town, where Kurdish militias were stationed. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights had earlier announced that Russian forces have crossed the Euphrates River in northern Syria and reached areas outside Kobani, pushing […]

US Diplomatic Team Leaves Northeastern Syria Along With Troops

DAMASCUS – A US diplomatic team that was working on “stabilization projects” with the Kurdish militias in northeast Syria has left the country in a hurry, an American official stated on Monday, a day after Washington declared it is withdrawing 1,000 troops from the war-torn country. US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper declared on Sunday […]

SDF Denies Turkey’s Claim about Advancing to Center of Strategic City

DAMASCUS – The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) denied that Ankara-backed militants had taken control of the center of the strategic city of Ras al-Ain in northern Syria on Saturday. Ankara-backed militants claimed to have seized control of Ras al Ain’s city center in northeast Syria on Saturday, as Turkey’s offensive on Kurdish militia positions […]