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40,000 refugees expelled from...

40,000 refugees expelled from...

World

Fri, Nov 15 2019

A campaign was run from July through to the end of October, aimed at reducing the number of refugees...

British backer of Syrian White Helmets...

British backer of Syrian White Helmets...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 11 2019

Le Mesurier's wife told police that she and her husband had taken sleeping pills and went to bed....

Turkey starts repatriation of captured...

Turkey starts repatriation of captured...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 11 2019

Since launching its cross-border assault, Turkey has been seizing territory from Kurdish militia who...

Turkey captures sister of dead IS leader...

Turkey captures sister of dead IS leader...

World

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Turkish officials said her husband and daughter-in-law were also detained

Turkey says will send IS prisoners to...

Turkey says will send IS prisoners to...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 3 2019

After launching a military incursion, Turkey has captured some escaped IS members in northeastern...

'Turkey detains 43 suspected IS members,...

'Turkey detains 43 suspected IS members,...

Europe

Wed, Oct 30 2019

The detentions came two days after US President Donald Trump announced that Islamic State leader Abu...

Armenians hail historic 'genocide' vote...

Armenians hail historic 'genocide' vote...

World

Wed, Oct 30 2019

The resolution says the killing of 1.5 million Armenians by the Ottoman Empire between 1915 and 1923...

Syrian and Turkish armies in deadly...

Syrian and Turkish armies in deadly...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 30 2019

The Observatory reported more clashes between regime forces and Turkey's Syrian proxies

An evolving anxiety

An evolving anxiety

Opinion

Sun, Oct 27 2019

The Turkish assault is not likely to be over very soon 

More Russian military police arrive...

More Russian military police arrive...

Uncategorized

Sat, Oct 26 2019

The deal, reached on Tuesday by Presidents Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin, requires that Russian military...

US to strengthen troop presence near...

US to strengthen troop presence near...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 26 2019

Trump has been softening his pullout plans for Syria after a backlash from Congress, including among...

Syrian Kurds accuse Turkey of violations,...

Syrian Kurds accuse Turkey of violations,...

Middle East

Fri, Oct 25 2019

Under the plan, agreed by presidents Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin, Syrian Kurdish forces are to...

Trump: Turkey's ceasefire in northern...

Trump: Turkey's ceasefire in northern...

World

Wed, Oct 23 2019

The United States would “let someone else fight over this long, bloodstained sand,” he...

Calm reigns in Syria as fragile US-Turkey...

Calm reigns in Syria as fragile US-Turkey...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Turkey's defence ministry said on Saturday there had been 14 "provocative attacks" from...

Amid scattered fighting, Erdogan threatens...

Amid scattered fighting, Erdogan threatens...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Trump said the Turkish leader assured him in a call that 'he very much wants the ceasefire, or pause,...

Pence arrives in Ankara to seek Syria...

Pence arrives in Ankara to seek Syria...

World

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The United States has demanded a ceasefire in Turkey's more than week-old operation in northern...

218 civilians killed in Turkish...

218 civilians killed in Turkish...

World

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The fighting has also wounded more than 650 people, the statement from its health authority said

Turkey defiant on Syria operation as...

Turkey defiant on Syria operation as...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 16 2019

Trump sent Pence along with his top diplomat Mike Pompeo to Turkey amid the greatest crisis in relations...

US slaps sanctions on Turkey as Syrian...

US slaps sanctions on Turkey as Syrian...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 16 2019

The United States slapped sanctions on its Nato ally in a bid to stop an assault that its own troop withdrawal...

Syria Kurds defend key town as Turkey...

Syria Kurds defend key town as Turkey...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Since launching their assault on October 9, Turkish-backed forces have secured more than 100km of...

Infographic: Syrian army moves to confront...

Infographic: Syrian army moves to confront...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Syrian government troops have moved into a series of towns and villages in northern Syria, setting up...