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Trump working on extraditing cleric blamed for failed coup: Turkey foreign minister

U.S. President Donald Trump has told his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan that Washington is working on extraditing a U.S.-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating a failed Turkish coup in 2016, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Sunday. 283 kelime daha


Syrian fighters to support anti-Kurdish forces in northeast

Up to 15,000 Syrian fighters are ready to join a Turkish military offensive against US-backed Kurdish forces in northeast Syria, but no date has been set for the operation, a spokesman for the main Turkish-backed Syrian opposition group said on Thursday. 490 kelime daha

Trump and Erdogan speak about more "effective coordination" in Syria

US President Donald Trump spoke to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday and Trump Turkey to call off its threatened operation in eastern Syria. Turkey said they “agree ‘more effective’ coordination on Syria: Turkey presidential sources.” 175 kelime daha


Ankara stalls the Sochi agreement while Washington builds new military bases in Syria: some thoughts on the recent developments

December 13, 2018

by Aram Mirzaei for The Saker Blog

Three months have passed since the Sochi areement on the so called Idlib demilitarized zone. The terms of the deal were that all jihadist rebels labelled as terrorists by all parties to the deal were to be evacuated out of the area. 893 kelime daha

War On Syria

In less than one year, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro have become two chummy leaders who embrace and watch out for each other in tough times.

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Turkey will start operation east of Euphrates in Syria in a 'few days', Erdogan says

Turkey will start an operation east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria in a “few days” President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, a move that could further complicate relations with the United States. 697 kelime daha