Trump warns Turkey of economic devastation

U.S. President Donald Trump warned Turkey of economic devastation if it attacks Kurdish forces in the wake of the U.S. troop pullout from Syria, while also urging the Kurds not to "provoke" Ankara. "Will …

Syrian kaleidoscope

Actions of the United States and its constantly changing position cause serious concern among main players in Syria

US wants to protect Kurds in Syria: Trump

US President Donald Trump wants to protect Kurds in Syria, even as he pulls American forces out of the country. “We’re talking about sand and death. That’s what we’re talking about. We’re …

Syria military takes control of Manbij

Syria's military announced it has taken control of the flash-point Kurdish-held town of Manbij, where Turkey has threatened an offensive. There was no immediate comment from Turkey or the U.S., whose troops have been patrolling the …

Turkey declares Manbij and Euphrates operations

Turkey's Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said that Turkish army is preparing for a military operation in Syria. "Now we have Manbij and the east of the Euphrates in front of us. We are working intensively on this …

U.S. observation posts erected on Syria-Turkey border

The United States has finalized the establishment of observation posts in northeast Syria to prevent altercations between the Turkish army and Kurdish militia, Department of Defence spokesperson said in a press release. "At the …