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Hillary and Chelsea Clinton have acquired TV rights to the book 'The Daughters of Kobani: A Story of Rebellion, Courage, and Justice' to develop a female Kurdish militia drama.

The SDF has been at loggerheads with Turkey over control of northern Syria.

Bolton's book and why Trump betrayed the Kurds

Paul Iddon

Bolton's book and why Trump betrayed the Kurds

Comment: Bolton's book shines a light on President Trump's crass dismissal of Kurdish sacrifices, writes Paul Iddon.

What is next after Operation Peace Spring?

Stasa Salacanin

What is next after Operation Peace Spring?

Although Turkey announced the end of their operations in northern Syria late last year, many unknowns still remain, as it is unclear what comes ...

Turkey and Russia begin joint patrols in northern Syria

The New Arab

Turkey and Russia begin joint patrols in northern Syria

Locals pelted Turkish and Russian armoured vehicles with shoes as they began patrols near Kobane.

The New Arab & agencies

Kurdish commander talks 'without confidence' to Syrian regime, Russia

The commander of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces says that only “the political path” can solve Syria’s problems and that he is talking to the regime and Russia.

The New Arab

Erdogan says Turkey-Russia joint patrols to begin in Syria

The joint troop deployment is part of an agreement reached in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi last week after Turkey's cross-border ...

The New Arab & agencies

Russian military police arrive in northeastern Syria

A historic deal between Ankara and Moscow has reshaped the map of northeastern Turkey, forcing Kurdish forces from the region and establishing ...

The New Arab & agencies

US to keep some Syria troops to 'guard oilfields'

Defence Secretary Mark Esper said the United States may leave some troops in Syria to guard oilfields from the Islamic State.

Turkish-backed Syrian group to enter Ras-al-Ain after SDF withdrawal

The New Arab

Turkish-backed Syrian group to enter Ras-al-Ain after SDF withdrawal

A Turkish backed Syrian group will enter Ras-al-Ain on Tuesday following confirmation of the Kurdish-led SDF withdrawal.

The New Arab

Kurdish commander says Trump 'approved deal' with Russia, Damascus

The deal struck by Kurdish groups came on Sunday after Trump had ordered US troops to withdraw as Turkey launched its attack last week.

Turkey assault in Syria has seen 300,000 displaced

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey assault in Syria has seen 300,000 displaced

Previous figures showed at least 160,000 civilians displaced since the offensive began, but the numbers given by the Syrian Observatory for ...

Syria regime takes over Kobane as Turkey offensive halts

The New Arab

Syria regime takes over Kobane as Turkey offensive halts

Syrian regime troops entered Kobane, also known as Ain Al-Arab, on Wednesday night

Erdogan says he 'can't keep track' of Trump tweets

The New Arab & agencies

Erdogan says he 'can't keep track' of Trump tweets

Donald Trump has been ferociously tweeting on the Turkish-led offensive on Syria over the past week.

The deadly toll of US indifference in Syria

James Snell

The deadly toll of US indifference in Syria

Comment: From inaction over regime use of chemical weapons, to a callous abandonment of the Kurds, US policy in Syria is a riot of indifference, ...

The New Arab

Syrian refugees enter northern Iraq after Turkey offensive

Hundreds of refugees have arrived in the Domiz camp in northern Iraq after fleeing Turkey's military offensive.

The New Arab

Turkey's Erdogan says US Syria withdrawal 'positive'

Erdogan stated that the military offensive will re-distribute the stolen Kurdish land to the Syrian National Army, a group of Syrian ...

The New Arab

Trump scolds Europe, as 'IS families' escape Syria camp

US President Donald Trump scolded his European allies in a tweet early on Monday, saying the European nationals should have been allowed to ...

The New Arab

Trump pulls 'nearly all' US troops from northern Syria

Nearly all US troops stationed in northern Syria have been ordered to withdraw amid a deadly Turkish offensive against Kurdish fighters in the ...

US troops come under Turkish artillery fire in Syria

The New Arab & agencies

US troops come under Turkish artillery fire in Syria

Turkey says it didn't target the US outpost but was responding to fire from Kurdish groups nearby.

The New Arab

Turkish troops 'cross' into Kurdish-held area of Syria -report

Turkish troops have crossed into Kurdish-held areas of northeastern Syria, according to the Bloomberg news website, as a Turkish spokesman said ...

Once again, US turns Syria into theatre of betrayal

Sam Hamad

Once again, US turns Syria into theatre of betrayal

Comment: The US was all that stood between the Kurds and Turkish aggression, now that buffer has gone, writes Sam Hamad.

Syrian Kurds declare support for Turkish-US 'safe zone'

The New Arab & agencies

Syrian Kurds declare support for Turkish-US 'safe zone'

The so-called 'safe zone' agreed by Washington and Ankara earlier this month aims to create a buffer between the Turkish border and Syrian areas ...

US-Turkey deal over Syrian safe-zone complicated by S-400 crisis

Bashdar Pusho Ismaeel

US-Turkey deal over Syrian safe-zone complicated by S-400 crisis

Comment: A spat between the United States and Turkey over Ankara's purchase of Russia's S-400 missile has spilled into Syria, writes Bashdar ...

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