The HDP said 151 of its members, including district officials, had been detained over the past week since Turkey and its Syrian rebel allies launched the assault. Jerusalem Post - Published Also reported by •Reuters
President Donald Trump imposed sanctions on Turkey on Monday and demanded the NATO ally stop a military incursion in northeast Syria that is rapidly reshaping the battlefield of the world's deadliest..
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday the United States had imposed sanctions on Turkey's ministers of defense, interior and energy, as well as their departments after Turkey's military..
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper told CBS News that Turkey decided to send ground troops into northern Syria despite Washington urging Ankara to reconsider, and that the fighting put U.S. forces in an..
Gruesome images showing what may be Turkish-backed fighters executing captured Syrian Kurds would be war crimes if the accounts are true, said U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Sunday. Rough cut (no..
The announcement from the White House comes little more than a week after President Trump appeared to acquiesce to Ankara's decision to target U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters in Northern Syria. NPR - Published
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio confirmed on Tuesday that Rome will ban arms export to Turkey, after Ankara launched a military attack against Kurdish fighters in the northern part of Syria. Reuters - Published
Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. CBC.ca - Published Also reported by •Haaretz •Seattle Times
Turkey’s military offensive against Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria has wreaked havoc on both sides of the border, jeopardizing the livelihood of local communities. FRANCE 24’s team reports.. France 24 - Published
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On October 09, Turkey launched Operation *‘Springs of Peace**’*, a military excursion into north eastern Syria to establish a ‘safe zone’ with the objective of.. Eurasia Review - Published
The Syrian fighters vowed to kill "pigs" and "infidels," paraded their Kurdish captives in front of cameras and, in one graphic video, fired several rounds into a man… Japan Today - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The most xenophobic and isolationist American president in modern history has been selling America to foreign powers for his personal benefit. That’s an impeachable offense.
President Donald Trump.. Eurasia Review - Published
When President Trump Tweeted last week that “it is time for us to get out of these ridiculous endless wars,” adding that the US would be withdrawing from Syria, Washington went into a panic... Eurasia Review - Published
(RFE/RL) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has said that President Donald Trump called for an immediate cease-fire in Syria during a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan whose.. Eurasia Review - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — Targeting Turkey’s economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions aimed at restraining the Turks’ assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria — an assault.. Seattle Times - Published
US President Donald Trump on Monday authorized sanctions on Turkey's leaders, reimposed steel tariffs and ended talks on a trade deal, seeking to punish the historic ally for its deadly offensive into.. WorldNews - Published
Watch VideoThe U.S. has imposed sanctions on Turkey amid growing conflict in northern Syria.
Vice President Mike Pence announced the news to reporters on Monday.
"The sanctions that were.. Newsy - Published
France drew 1-1 with Turkey in Euro 2020 qualifying on Monday in a match played against a backdrop of diplomatic and security tensions after Paris condemned Ankara for its military offensive against.. France 24 - Published
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) ANKARA: Turkey will not back down from its offensive against Kurdish fighters in northeastern Syria "no matter what anyone says", President Tayyip Erd... MENAFN.com - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Watch VideoAs the U.S. moves to impose new sanctions on Turkey over its invasion in northeastern Syria, Newsy's Lauren Stephenson sat down with former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha.. Newsy - Published
The Kremlin was commenting as Russia-backed Syrian forces deployed deep inside Kurdish-held territory south of the Turkish frontier, less than 24 hours after Washington announced a full withdrawal. Jerusalem Post - Published
President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the.. FOXNews.com - Published
Watch VideoThe U.S. could soon impose economic sanctions on Turkey amid growing conflict in northern Syria. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told reporters Monday that the situation is being.. Newsy - Published
German second-tier side St Pauli have released Cenk Sahin after the midfielder showed support for Turkey’s military operation in Syria on Instagram. The club launched an investigation after Sahin.. SoccerNews.com - Published
ISTANBUL: Turkey accused the European Union on Monday of protecting "terror elements" by criticising its military offensive against Kurdish militants in Syria. Turkey is in the sixth day of an assault.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
Congresswoman *Liz Cheney* (R-WY) has argued that its the Democrats' fault President *Donald Trump's* abandoned America's Kurdish allies and allowed a crisis to unfold in Northern Syria. Mediaite - Published
The Turkish assault has prompted alarm that it could allow Islamic State (IS) militants to escape Kurdish-run prisons in northern Syria and regroup. Ankara has dismissed those concerns. DNA - Published Also reported by •Haaretz