Experts argue that Washington is likely to end up hurting its own policies if it does not intervene and stop its allies in northern Syria from a resource grab.
President Erdogan says Ankara will soon clear Syria’s borders with Turkey of terrorists, allowing around 4 million Syrians to return home.
Locals tells TRT World that SDF forces had shot at unarmed protesters and have overseen a breakdown in law and order.
Arab residents complain about a lack of basic services and discrimination by local administrations run by the YPG, the Syrian offshoot of the PKK terror group.
After the YPG/PKK terror group carried out attacks against Turkish and FSA positions in northern Syria, the FSA launched operations to head off these attacks.
The US State Department's special envoy to Syria, James Jeffrey, will lead a delegation to meet Turkish officials to discussTurkey's security concerns in Syria following the US withdrawal from the country.
The coalition's military offensive "directly caused" these killings in 2017 and probably amount to violations of international humanitarian law, says a new joint report by Amnesty International and UK-based monitoring group, Airwars.
Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran’s top diplomat, was in Turkey after visiting the Assad regime in Damascus. Experts believe Tehran wants to mediate between the two neighbours to reestablish official ties.
The US special envoy to Syria has stressed Washington and Ankara have strong relations and they are geostrategic partners.
"We're working with Turkey to have a safe zone along the Turkish border," Syria envoy Jame Jeffery says.
Local elections in Turkey are taking on the character of general elections as foreign policy comes to dominate the conversation.
The battle for Baghouz, including the encampment, a collection of tents covering foxholes and underground tunnels‚ has dragged on for weeks amid an unexpected exodus of civilians from the area.
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