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Posts Tagged: Kurdish YPG militia

January 25, 2019 10:14 am

Syrian Kurdish YPG Expects Negotiations With Damascus Soon

The head of the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia believes talks with the government over the future of the northeast region will begin in days after...

January 10, 2019 10:32 am

Turkey Says Military Operation in Syria Not Dependent on US Pullout

A military operation against the Kurdish YPG militia, which Turkey has pledged to carry out in northern Syria, is not dependent on a US pullout from...

December 28, 2018 10:28 am

Syrian Army Deploys to Manbij After Kurdish Calls to Deter Turkey

The Syrian army said it had deployed forces to Manbij in northwest Syria on Friday, after the Kurdish YPG militia urged Damascus to protect the...

September 28, 2018 10:36 am

Turkey’s Erdogan Rebukes US over Kurdish Militia in Syrian City

Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said the United States has failed to comply with the timescale agreed for the withdrawal of Kurdish YPG militia from northern...

June 18, 2018 10:04 am

NTV: Turkish Forces Enter Outskirts of Syria’s Manbij as Part of Deal With US

Turkish military forces have entered the outskirts of the northern Syrian town of Manbij as part of a deal agreed with the United States, Turkish...

March 25, 2018 9:45 am

Turkey Takes Full Control of Syria’s Afrin: Military Source

Turkey's military and its Syrian rebel allies have taken full control of northwest Syria's Afrin region, a Turkish army source said on Saturday, as aid workers distributed...

March 19, 2018 10:57 am

Turkey Says Its Forces Won’t Stay in Syria’s Afrin Region

Turkish forces will withdraw from the Syrian border region of Afrin, leaving it to its "real owners," once it has been cleared of "terrorists," Turkey...

March 6, 2018 10:23 am

Turkey, Russia and Iran to Hold Summit on Syria in April

Turkey, Russia and Iran will hold a summit in April to discuss Syria and potential steps in the region, the spokesman for the Turkish Foreign...


Now Museum Pieces, Yiddish Typewriters Tell the Story of a Once-Vibrant Culture

Not long after the first models appeared on the market in the 1870s, the typewriter...

Israeli Shalva Band’s Eurovision Performance Praised for ‘Making Dreams Come True’

Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs commended the country's Shalva Band following...


Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...


Huawei Temporarily Suspends Israeli Employees With US Citizenship

CTech - The US boycott of Huawei is creating shockwaves in Israel as well. On Sunday, one of the company's Israeli employees was turned away from the company's local research...

Middle East

Turkey Preparing for Possible US Sanctions Over S-400s: Minister

Turkey's defense minister said it was preparing for potential US sanctions over its purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems, even while he said there was some improvement in talks...