Erdogan: The safe area will cover 440 kilometers along the Turkish-Syrian border

Map. History of Syria conflict

19 November 2019
Video: Bayraktar TB2 UAV at Şanlıurfa airport1 month ago
Video: Bayraktar TB2 UAV at Şanlıurfa airport
1 month ago
SDF were able to recapture the 23 Highway near the Turkish-Syrian border. captured villages: Bab Al-Kher, Shayk Hassan, Aba Kabirah, Markis. SNA have withdraw back to Matlah, Shakariyah.
Russian warplanes has patrolled over the sky of Manbij along the EuphratesShield controlled line and over Al-Arimah city.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), in an op-ed in the Washington Post, says, "Withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria is a grave strategic mistake..America's wars will be 'endless' only if America refuses to win them."
Video from North-Press reporter from inside the French Lafarge Company, which was a main base for the Global Coalition on the international road west of Ein Issa city
Renewed clashes between the Turkish affiliated armed opposition groups and Manbij Military Council with medium and heavy weapons in the village of Um Adaseh and the neighboring villages northwest of Manbij.
BMC Kirpi (third lost) and Otokar ZPT near the Ayn Issa silos. The vehicles were destroyed a few days ago during a TFSA raid
The SDF calls on the United Nations, the UN Security Council, the Arab League, and the US to "move immediately to send international observers in order to maintain the temporary ceasefire agreement and make it permanent." Accuses Turkey of committing genocide
Senator Lindsey Graham: I just spoke with General Mazloum Abdi, the commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Syria. He appreciates the efforts of the Trump Administration to stop the violence.
The SDF Press Office publishes the ID of 15 of their fighters who have lost their lives due to Turkish bombardments and in clashes with the Turkish forces in Serekaniye and Ain Issa in the last days (ANHA)
@obretix: Geolocation of possible white phosphorous use, from Turkish artillery, possibly M110 155mm WP shells, in Tell Abyad on 12 Oct 2019 [from 02:52:35 onward]
@obretix: Geolocation of possible white phosphorous use, from Turkish artillery, possibly M110 155mm WP shells, in Tell Abyad on 12 Oct 2019  [from 02:52:35 onward]
Spoke to an official with the Kurdish Red Crescent, a humanitarian nonprofit org that operates in Syria, who confirmed 6 patients, including children & soldiers, arrived at a hospital in Hassakeh city with burns from an unknown substance after a Turkish airstrike in Ras al Ain
Injured people from today's clashes arriving at Til Temir hospital right now, one has just arrived from Dawudi village after being struck by a drone, bodies two people killed today in this hospital - Co-chair of local health authority: 8 died as a result of attack in Bab-al Xer
[email protected] says captured ISIS fighters are "double secured by Kurds & Turkey..". Trump also tweets that Europe an countries "are willing, for the first time, to take the ISIS Fighters that came from their nations"
1 month ago
Syrian army has entered the village "Gharnatah", west of Tal-Tamr city
1 month ago
It's the responsibility of the United States to ensure that Kurdish fighters withdraw in the 120-hour window, says @RTErdogan
1 month ago
Erdogan: If the safe area includes Raqqa and Deir Ezzor, two million refugees will be able to return
The military operation by Turkey in Syria is "madness," says @EmmanuelMacron
French President: Europe can no longer be a small partner in the Middle East
Macron: We appreciate Turkey's war on terror, but the SDF is not a terrorist organization
EU Council president @donaldtusk on the deal negotiated by @VP & Turkey: "this so called ceasefire, it's not what we expected. In fact it's not a ceasefire, it's a demand for capitulation of the Kurds."
Italy PM Conte had a call with Turkey President Erdogan. Conte again strongly condemned the invasion of NE Syria against SDF and told Erdogan he must halt the operation and withdraw his troops. The conversation was reportedly very tense1 month ago
Italy PM Conte had a call with Turkey President Erdogan. Conte again strongly condemned the invasion of NE Syria against SDF and told Erdogan he must halt the operation and withdraw his troops. The conversation was reportedly "very tense"
1 month ago
Syria: Turkey's MOD reports that a helicopter was damaged "when landing" during a medevac operation.
Rakaya Idlib hit by a vacuum bomb from a Russian warplane
Demonstration in al-Bab, Aleppo in support of East Euphrates operations
1 month ago
Erdogan: There is no problem for Turkey in the presence of Syrian regime forces in areas from which Kurdish fighters withdrew
1 month ago
The Turkish Army and TFSA have captured the farms of Umm Ashibah and Barqah from SDF
An explosion is heard in the city of Idlib
1 month ago
Erdogan: "If yesterday's U.S. promises will be not fulfilled, the minute the 120th hour ends, our operations will continue much more decisively than when it have paused"
1 month ago
President of Turkey Erdoğan: "The Turkish army will not leave the region(Syria) because it is the basis of security there."
A demonstration in Tabqah city west Raqqa, rejecting the entry of Assad militias into the area.
1 month ago
Turkish President: We are trying to return one million Syrian refugees to the safe area
Russian flag raised in Zor Magar on the Jarabulus contact line across the Karkamış
Large Syrian military reinforcments have reached Manbij
US official: "SDF agreed to a ceasefire between Tel Abyad and Ras al-Ayn only, nothing more."
1 month ago
Turkish-backed SNA have captured Shakariya, Mubarak and Bab Al Khayr, east to Sere Kaniye/Ras Al Ain
Since the Wednesday, widespread demonstrations in SDF-Controlled territories of DeirEzZor province, these demonstrations to refuse any deploying for Assad Troops nor Iran Proxies, and demanding the protection of Coalition Forces.
Sere Kaniye/Ras Al Ain: Two foreign journalists accompany the convoy of civilians: Turkish forces preventing from entering the city
1 month ago
A group of Dutch IS women and their children are suing the Dutch State. If the state doesn't pick them up from the prison camps in northern Syria, then they "will hold the government liable for their suffering"
1 month ago
Erdogan: The safe area will cover 440 kilometers along the Turkish-Syrian border
Russian fighter jets bombed the village of Ameriya south of Idlib
1 month ago
Intensive Turkish reconnaissance aircrafts flights are being reported in Tell Abiad/Gire Spi region
SDF accuses Turkish forces of targeting civilians and military personnel in Ras al-Ain town
Amnesty International accuses Turkey and its factions of committing war crimes in Syria
1 month ago
Helicopters have dropped dozens of barrel bombs on the Kabana axis in the northern countryside of Latakia
British civil defense volunteer @lapinesque part of civilian convoy going to Ras al-Ain (Serekaniye)
Turkish reconnaissance planes flying over the city of Ras al-Ain / Sere-Kaniye, in conjunction with artillery shelling and clashes on the axes of the city
Two civilians are killed and several wounded in artillery shelling of the pro-Assad forces on Abu Amsha residential society on the outskirts of Urem Kurba town west of Aleppo.
Pro-Assad forces target with heavy artillery the villages of Rajm-Al-Qat and Saqie'a in the eastern countryside of Idlib.
AFP Photo: Smoke rising from the Syrian town of Ras al-Ain on October 18
Shelling in Ras al-Ain continues despite a declared “pause”
General Authority For Maritime Transport SyriaMAR's Syrian flag vessel Laodicea transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea, en route from Alexandria to Burgas carrying salt. SyriaMAR and all its ships including Laodicea are on @USTreasury OFAC SDN list since 3AUG20151 month ago
General Authority For Maritime Transport SyriaMAR's Syrian flag vessel Laodicea transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea, en route from Alexandria to Burgas carrying salt. SyriaMAR and all its ships including Laodicea are on @USTreasury OFAC SDN list since 3AUG2015
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich: Under this so-called ceasefire, Kurdish forces and their families face the impossible choice of fleeing their homes or being ethnically cleansed. Because of Turkey's actions we should seriously reconsider its role in NATO and any future military weapons sales.
U.S. special envoy on Syria James Jeffrey: It's not called a ceasefire in the document agreed by the U.S. and Turkey, it's called a pause, where the Turks will cease moving forward & taking military actions other than self-defense for a 5-day period in areas that they control
SAA, Russian MP deployed in Zawr Maghar, east of Jarablus
General Mazloum Abdi: we have been negotiating a ceasefire for the past 3 days based on Trump's request
SDF declares its readiness to abide the 'ceasefire' agreement
SDF Commander Mazlum Kobani: This ceasefire is only for the fight that has erupted in the last 9 days in Ras al-Ayin & Tall Abyad. We will do anything to make this ceasefire a success. Meanwhile, our forces will remain in other places.
The Syrian government: What has been agreed between Washington and Ankara does not mean that Russia and Syria will agree to it
#PeaceSpringOperation: Turkey sets up new military posts in Syria
Assad's adviser Buseyne making statement about the deal between the US and Turkey. The safe zone is wrong, this is the occupation, Erdoğan is the invader in our lands. We are looking to get back Afrin, Jarabulus and Idlib
US Senators Lindsey Graham and Van Hollen say they will vigorously pursue legislation to impose sanctions on Turkey despite a ceasefire in Syria
The Syrian government: Without Turkey's help, thousands of militants would not have arrived in Syria
1 month ago
Syrian army is fully controlling the borders from Syrian-Turkish border from the opposite site of Jarablus "Zawr Maghar" village, till Kobane city.
Hospital in Ras Al Ain/Serekaniye is under Turkish bombardment at this very moment
Significant signs of fire and abandonment in the area of the ISIS refugee camp in Ayn Issa, including the displacement of a large number of tents. @ImageSatIntl assessment: since the beginning of Turkey's #PeaceSpringOperation, ISIS is taking advantage of the situation and escaping.
YPG "Afrin Liberation Forces" killed 6 Turkish-backed forces fighters and seriously injured 6 in Tuways village near Marea Front
1 month ago
No guarantees were given to the US over Kobani, says @MevlutCavusoglu
Brett McGurk: The US just ratified Turkey's plan to effectively extend its border 30km into Syria with no ability to meaningfully influence facts on the ground. Turkey says it's the entire border from the Euphrates to Iraq (450x30km) to be controlled by its military forces. Non-implementable
1 month ago
Turkey FM: "this is not a ceasefire. We will pause the operation for 120 hours in order for the militants to leave. We will only stop the operation if our conditions are met."
This may be a minor point of semantics but the US-Turkey deal talks about the YPG and not the SDF1 month ago
This may be a minor point of semantics but the US-Turkey deal talks about the YPG and not the SDF
Spokesman of the SDF Amjad Othman told Sky News Arabia that he was unaware of the agreement
War is ongoing in Sere Kaniye, with warplanes, drones and ground assault from East and West. No ceasefire there yet
Trump: " It's really a great day for civilization. I want to thank everyone"
1 month ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: The goal is to extend the safe area to a depth of 32 kilometers in Syria from the east of the Euphrates to the Iraqi border
1 month ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: We will discuss with Russia the status of Manbij and other regions
1 month ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: The United States has agreed to all our conditions
US troops will not be involved in evacuating YPG from the safe zone. Former US Army Vice Chief Gen Jack Keane: pulling out of Syria is still a "strategic mistake" in terms of the fight against ISIS
Turkish-backed SNA fired a TOW ATGM to neutralize a SDF-YPG machine gun located on top of a building on Ras Al-Ayn front
1 month ago
Mike Pence: We made contact with the SDF to ensure that they withdrew 20 miles from the Turkish border
The United States will not impose any further sanctions on Turkey and once Turkish forces withdraw then current sanctions imposed by @POTUS will be revoked, says @VP1 month ago
"The United States will not impose any further sanctions on Turkey" and once Turkish forces withdraw then current sanctions imposed by @POTUS will be revoked, says @VP
1 month ago
VP Pence announces a ceasefire in northern Syria, for 120 hours
1 month ago
Pence: US and Turkey agreed to ceasefire in Syria
White House Suspends Turkey's Erdogan visit planned for Nov. 13.
1 month ago
Turkey "got exactly what we wanted" from talks with US delegation, declares a Turkish official
Trump thanks Erdogan and says millions of lives will be saved
SOHR: Syrian democratic forces has carried out counter-attack north of Ain Issa town and regains control of 7 villages.
Turkish-backed SNA seized control room used by SDF in Ras Al Ain
Turkish-backed SNA seized control room used by SDF in Ras Al Ain
Turkish forces bombard Jarodiyeh, Banukiyeh and other villages of Aliyan area, in Mabada / Girke Lege countryside, in the eastern countryside of Qamishli
SDF Commander Cegewera Zirîk: "The M4 international highway which connects the regions of Al-Jazeera, Euphrates, Manbij, Al-Raqqa and Deir Ezzor has been cleared
Russian warplanes bombard the villages of Rakaya and Kafr Sajnah
Russian warplanes bombard the villages of Rakaya and Kafr Sajnah
Raqqa: Turkish warplanes target the perimeter of Ein Issa city with several airstrikes
1 month ago
Russia's Lavrov, Iran's Zarif, after phone talk, say Moscow and Tehran are ready to facilitate talks between Kurds and Syrian government - statement
Turkish warplanes are bombarding the northwestern of Ain Issa town (ANHA)
1 month ago
SDF has recaptured the village "Managir" and "Alouk" from Turkish-backed SNA
During the clashes in Shalabi and Abu Sirra villages, a large amount of ammunition and military vehicles belonging to the Turkish forces were captured by SDF forces
SDF begins a combing operation in the southern and southwestern countryside of Tal Abyad city1 month ago
SDF begins a combing operation in the southern and southwestern countryside of Tal Abyad city
Girê Spî/ Tal Abyad: Fierce clashes between SDF fighters and the Turkish forces in the town Chelebiye and the village Abu Sira in northern of the city. SDF fighters have seized a large quantity of ammunition and military vehicles of the Turkish army (ANHA)
SDF released images of burnt Turkish armored vehicle and seized ID card of Turkish soldier
In ~2 hours, @LindseyGrahamSC and @ChrisVanHollen hold a news conference to introduce bipartisan Turkey sanctions that would impose severe sanctions on Turkish officials in response to their incursion into northern Syria
Turkish-backed SNA forces take control of Sharia village west of Tal Abyad city1 month ago
Turkish-backed SNA forces take control of Sharia village west of Tal Abyad city
Syrian Democratic Forces: 20 dead and 48 wounded in battles against Turkish troops in the last 24 hours
1 month ago
Clashes north to Ain Issa, one Turkish forces vehicle was reportedly dstroyed
1 month ago
Erdogan-Pence meeting just over. It lasted 80 min. time for meeting with a wider delegation. Pompeo and NSC adviser O'Brien will attend the meeting to discuss the details.
Fierce clashes between the SDF and government forces, and Turkish-backed groups on axes in Ras al-Ain / Sere-Kaniye amid intense ground and air bombardment
Smoke rising from the Lafarge cement plant after the US vacated their base, destroying parts of it along with vehicles
Syria to counter Turkey invasion by 'all legitimate means': Assad
1 month ago
Reports Turkey is shelling Hekmiye village in Derik countryside. This is a Syriac majority village. No reports yet of situation on civilians there.
SAA tanks they arrive in Kobane
SAA shipped heavy weapons to Ain Issa from Tabqa, including GRAD MLRS1 month ago
SAA shipped heavy weapons to Ain Issa from Tabqa, including GRAD MLRS
NPA North-Press reporter from Abu Surra village in the western countryside of Ein Issa , north of Raqqa, giving details on the clashes that followed an attack by Turkish-backed armed opposition groups while the SDF confronted
Deir ez-Zur: Five buses loaded with members of Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces PMF entered Syria through Al Bukamal border crossing
1 month ago
Russian Security Council: Turkish military operation in Syria will not last long
1 month ago
SNA forces from inside Azwar village west of Tal Abyad
SNA forces from inside Azwar village west of Tal Abyad
Three consecutive rocket strikes by the Russian Air Force targeted the perimeter of the town of Kafr Sajena in the southern countryside of Idlib
One mortar shell landed in Qamishli city center. But it did not explode
Turkish-backed SNA forces take control of the villages of Al Fadaiwi and Azwar west of Tal Abyad1 month ago
Turkish-backed SNA forces take control of the villages of Al Fadaiwi and Azwar west of Tal Abyad
.@VP Pence meets President of Turkey Erdogan1 month ago
[email protected] Pence meets President of Turkey Erdogan
Turkey is shelling Qamishlo city center
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan receives visiting US Vice President Mike Pence1 month ago
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan receives visiting US Vice President Mike Pence
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan receives U.S. VP Mike Pence in Ankara as the high-ranking US delegation hopes to reach a resolution on the northern Syrian situation1 month ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan receives U.S. VP Mike Pence in Ankara as the high-ranking US delegation hopes to reach a resolution on the northern Syrian situation
1 month ago
Press pool in Ankara told Pence/Pompeo/O'Brien meeting with Turkey's Pres Erdogan is underway at presidential palace. Turkey declined a photo operation
1 month ago
Turkey President Erdoğan meets with US Vice President Mike Pence
Ras Al Ayn: Turkish-led forces advanced 120 meters in two days and are 460 meters away from the city centre
Ras Al Ayn: Turkish-led forces advanced 120 meters in two days and are 460 meters away from the city centre
IS officially claims to have managed to free women from Kurdish held detention and killed 6 PKK guards
1 month ago
Turkish Foreign Minister: Moscow promised Ankara that Kurdish militants will not be deployed in Syria near the Turkish border
Hayil Salih, member of the Jazira Health Board, has been killed in Turkish airstrikes on Serekaniye
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