Map. History of Kurds conflict

20 November 2019
10 month ago
Turkish presidential spokesman calls on Russia to keep the Assad government under control and warn him against violating the Idlib agreement
NBC: American ISIS member detained in Syria says he "wanted to go see exactly what the group was about."
American detained in ISIS territory in Syria speaks to NBC @RichardEngel.10 month ago
American detained in ISIS territory in Syria speaks to NBC @RichardEngel.
10 month ago
AA reveals that the security zone expected in the north of Syria includes cities and towns from the provinces of Aleppo, Raqqa and Hasaka
Damascus denounces the Turkish aggression in response to Ankara's plan to establish a safe area in northern Syria
SDF fighters found a detonator warehouse of ISIS on the front side of the Al Shaffaa of Deir Ez-Zor Governorate
The commander of Kurdish-led forces in Syria tells @NBC US mil commanders he's been working with in the fight against ISIS, "apologize everyday" because "they know there will be massacres" after US troops leave.
The commander of Kurdish led-forces in Syria tells @NBCNews he sent a delegation to Moscow about a week after Trump's announcement. "I can assure you Russia is happy to fill the void left by the American military withdrawal," he said.
US Army Maj Gen. Roberson, Special Operation Joint Task Force @CJTFOIR commander, on Kurdish-led SDF: "They have proven themselves as reliable, effective combat soldiers and with their continued cooperation we will continue to support them as they free NE Syria from the grip of ISIS"
Blast of an explosive device in the neighborhood of Mahmudiya in the city of Afrin north of Aleppo caused material damage
10 month ago
Safe zone along Syrian border will be under Turkey's control, says Turkish presidential spokesman
Aldar Khalil: "We have asked the US to make the safe zone issue clear. If this safe zone is under the Turkish supervision, we won't accept it. We accept a safe zone only under the supervision of the United Nations and Anti-IS-Coalition. Turkey is a threat to the region"
Masoud Barzani: Pleased to receive @JZarif today. We spoke of the bilateral relations between the Kurdistan Region and the Islamic Republic of Iran and how further enhancing those relations will be of the mutual benefit of both sides
Turkey is sending more troops to the border with Syria.
10 month ago
UN in Syria concerned about thousands trapped by ongoing hostilities in ISIL-held areas of Hajin in Deir-ez-Zor and 11,000 who fled these areas since beginning of December. Those leaving reported many civilian casualties, critical shortages food, medicine and large-scale destruction
10 month ago
President Erdoğan: We reserve the right to target terrorists who threaten our country from the Syrian territory when conditions allow
10 month ago
Turkish President Erdogan to Russia's Kommersant newspaper: Turkey-Russia cooperation, critical for resolving the crisis in Syria
Iranian Foreign Minister @JZarif downplays Trump claiming Kurds sell oil to Iran. Zarif said "It has nothing to do with Mr. Trump. Together with the Kurds, we have relations dating back centuries. These governments come and go."
10 month ago
13 people detained in Ercis district of Van
SDF has began storming Al-Susah from the Badiyah
SDF has fully captured Al-Aliyat from ISIS,and is preparing to storm Al-Susah
ISIS cells in the Deir Ez Zor Northern Badiyah attacked SDF positions near Falaytah and Al-Azraq and Galban and captured these positions,but SDF has able to counter this attack by ISIS cells and recaptured the oil fields,and is preparing for another sweeping operation in the area
US soldiers participated in "joint patrol and operation training" activities in Kahramanmaras, southeast of Turkey. Joint training activities are carried out under the Manbij agreement
French FM @JY_LeDrian, in a meeting with the KDP President @masoud_barzani, reiterates France's support for the Kurdistan Region. "France will continue military and political cooperation and will develop cultural and economic relations [with the Kurdistan Region]," LeDrian said.
Newly appointed UN envoy for Syria Geir O. Pedersen has landed in Damascus today for his first visit. Talking with reporters at the airport he said he hopes to have substantial and productive talks with Assad's officials regarding the Syrian Constitutional Committee.
President Erdogan: Turkey will create a secure zone in Syria10 month ago
President Erdogan: Turkey will create a secure zone in Syria
Erdoğan: I believe we reached an understanding of historical importance with US President Donald Trump [regarding Syria] and Turkey will do its part in this regard10 month ago
Erdoğan: I believe we reached an understanding of historical importance with US President Donald Trump [regarding Syria] and Turkey will do its part in this regard
10 month ago
Erdoğan: I told Trump again that Turkey prioritizes an effective fight against Daesh, other terrorist groups in Syria; that we have welcomed everyone fleeing Syria, regardless of ethnicity or religion; and that YPG oppresses all groups including Arabs, Kurds, Christians
Erdoğan: US President Trump once again confirmed withdrawal of troops from Syria in phone call yesterday, and we decided to continue to hold bilateral talks on all issues regarding Syria, including safe zone to be created by Turkey along the border10 month ago
Erdoğan: US President Trump once again confirmed withdrawal of troops from Syria in phone call yesterday, and we decided to continue to hold bilateral talks on all issues regarding Syria, including safe zone to be created by Turkey along the border
KDP delegation heads to Sulaimani to meet with Gorran regarding steps toward KRG formation
PM Barzani stresses that the KRG is supporting Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi and his cabinet
PM Barzani thanks Iranian firms working in the Kurdistan Region for not abandoning it while engulfed in recent economic woes.
Joint trade conference between the Kurdistan Region @PMBarzani and Iran FM @JZarif in Erbil
Deir-ez-Zur: Hajin town citizens began to slowly return to their homes after a period of forced displacement. Despite the large number of landmines ISIS planted, people in the Hawamah area insisted on cleaning their area despite warnings of patrols.
One of the SDF fighters "Saleh Ghatfan Al-Saleh Al-Abdel-Rahman" was killed by unidentified gunmen on the outskirts of Diban town in the eastern Deir ez-Zur countryside.
UAE MFA Anwar Gargash: Kurds played a pivotal role in defeating ISIS in Syria
Gargash: An Arab interest in dealing with the Kurds within the political framework and territorial integrity of Syria
10 month ago
Erdogan and Trump discussed bilateral relations between countries, U.S. withdrawal from the Syria, deepening economic cooperation
White House: Trump has shown his willingness to work with Erdogan to address Turkey's security concerns in northern Syria
White House: Trump expressed to Erdogan his rejection of Turkey's mistreatment of Kurds
French FM @jy_ledrian arrives in Erbil, received by @PMBarzani
10 month ago
UK Defense Secretary @GavinWilliamson: "Our whole country owes a great debt of gratitude to the SDF and many of those Kurdish forces. Im already in continuing discussions with my French and US counterparts to ensure we can do everything we can do to continue to support what they do"
The SDF are fighting for al Ulayat.
Latest Sentinel2 imagery picked up a fire at an oil well site near Buqan, Deirezzor in SDF controlled areas close to frontline with ISIS
SDF captured the vilage Al-Abu Badran.
Julani of HTS said that he ain't against it [Turkish ops east of the Euphrate] . won't be an obstacle to it and that's the least he can say when asked if his actions are demising Turkey's efforts against the PKK.
10 month ago
Turkish MFA Çavuşoğlu: We are working to prevent violations in Idlib
10 month ago
Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu: "There is serious pressure on Trump. Security advisers are pressing for not to withdraw"
10 month ago
Turkey's foreign minister: Trump's tweets on Syria linked to domestic politics
10 month ago
Turkish Foreign Minister says his country does not oppose the idea of establishing a safe zone in northern Syria
10 month ago
Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu on Trump's Syria statement: Strategic partners don't talk over social media
The Kurdistan Journalists Union says 132 violations against journalists and media workers were recorded in 2018 in the Kurdistan Region and the disputed territories.
The international coalition air force targets several areas in the town of Al-Baguz in the eastern countryside of Deir Al-Azur.
10 month ago
Turkey plans to continue fighting Kurdish militia after Trump's threats (Erdogan spokesman)
10 month ago
Turkish presidential spokesman in response to Trump: Terrorists can not be your partners and allies
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