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

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

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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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 that Kurdish forces had no choice but to defect.

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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 ...

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Damascus accuses Kurd-led alliance of 'treason'

Buoyed by its recapture of most of the rest of Syria, Damascus is now demanding that alliance-held areas return to central government control.

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SDF calls for coalition troops to stay

The leader of the Kurdish-led forces instrumental to destroying IS calls for coalition forces to remain in Syria.

SDF to defeat IS within a month, commander says

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SDF to defeat IS within a month, commander says

With backing from the US-led coalition, the SDF are in the last phase of an operation started in September to defeat IS in their Euphrates ...

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