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France views Turkey's foreign policy stance as a threat to its own economic and geopolitical interests.

Rudaw reporter Vivian Fatah has been banned from reporting for two months after she said Syrian Kurdish fighters were 'killed' rather than 'martyred'.

Syria: Afrin bomb blast death toll rises above 40

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Syria: Afrin bomb blast death toll rises above 40

The blast came as people went shopping to prepare to break the Ramadan fast.

Syrian regime bombs Idlib as Turkey 'neutralizes' Kurdish fighters

The New Arab

Syrian regime bombs Idlib as Turkey 'neutralizes' Kurdish fighters

The Syrian regime has bombed several areas of Idlib province in violation of a ceasefire as Turkey announced that it had 'neutralized' 20 ...

Erdogan's Empire: The rise of Turkey's enigmatic leader

Paul Iddon

Erdogan's Empire: The rise of Turkey's enigmatic leader

Book Club: Soner Cagaptay charts the rise of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and how he sought to make Turkey a major power.

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Two killed after Turkey strikes refugee camp in Iraq

Iraq has summoned Turkey's ambassador after a drone strike on a refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan killed two women, alleged to be members of Kurdish insurgent group the PKK.

Zeidon Alkinani

Erdogan and Putin will remain forever 'frenemies'

Comment: The Syrian conflict showcases the cyclical nature of Moscow and Ankara's volatile and complex relationship, writes Zeidon AlKinani.

The New Arab & agencies

Car bomb kills two in rebel-held Syrian town

A car bomb attack killed two people in a Syrian border town controlled by Turkish forces.

The New Arab

Turkey says has 'neutralised' 101 Syrian troops in Idlib

The Turkish defence ministry said it neutralised more than 100 Syrian soldiers on Monday, in the latest flare-up between Ankara and Damascus in ...

Syrian regime kills Turkish troops as rebels launch assault

The New Arab

Syrian regime kills Turkish troops as rebels launch assault

Ankara has vowed to defend its military posts in Idlib from assaults by the Syrian regime.

Paul Iddon

Turkey avoids taking sides in the US-Iran standoff

Ankara wants to avoid siding with the US in any conflict with Iran or heeding Tehran's call for allies to join in opposition to American ...

Syrian Kurds predict cooperation with Assad on aid deliveries

Elizabeth Hagedorn

Syrian Kurds predict cooperation with Assad on aid deliveries

Kurdish officials who spoke with The New Arab say they fear they'll have no choice but to again turn to the regime for help.

Syria Weekly: 'Idlib will fall,' Assad regime tells Turkey

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Weekly: 'Idlib will fall,' Assad regime tells Turkey

The Assad regime is determined to capture the Idlib province, Ali Mamlouk told his Turkish counterpart, an event that will have huge ...

Turkish soldiers among 10 killed by Syria car bomb

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Turkish soldiers among 10 killed by Syria car bomb

Ankara has strongly condemned a suspected YPG car bomb which killed three Turkish soldiers and seven allied Syrian fighters at a ...

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 ...

The New Arab

Turkish, Syrian regime intelligence chiefs meet in Moscow

The heads of the Turkish intelligence agency and the Syrian regime’s ‘National Security Bureau’ have met in Moscow in the highest level of contact between the two sides in years.

The New Arab

Russian embassy ridiculed for fake Syrian 'humanitarian crossing' photo

The Russian Embassy in Syria has been ridiculed after tweeting a 2018 picture of people crossing the Turkish-Syrian border, claiming that they ...

The New Arab & agencies

Four Turkish soldiers killed in Syria car bombing

Four Turkish soldiers were killed while conducting road patrols in Turkish-controlled northeastern Syria.

The New Arab

Thousands more flee Idlib City as Russian bombardment intensifies

The Syrian regime offensive on Idlib has forces tens of thousands to flee their homes.

Father of British <em>YPG</em> volunteer charged with terror offences

The New Arab

Father of British YPG volunteer charged with terror offences

A British man has become the first person in the UK to be arrested on terror charges related to a relative who joined Syrian Kurdish forces.

The New Arab & agencies

YPG car bomb kills five in Turkish-controlled northern Syria

The car bomb exploded in the town of Tal Halaf, captured by the Turkish military during its offensive against Kurdish militants in October.

US Senate committee approves Turkey sanctions bill

The New Arab

US Senate committee approves Turkey sanctions bill

Turkey's foreign minister has said Ankara could kick US forces out of two air bases if sanctions are imposed.

US confirms American troop pull-out from northeast Syria

The New Arab

US confirms American troop pull-out from northeast Syria

Trump's decision to pull US troops away from Turkey border areas has been hugely controversial.

UAE arrests Syrian businessman following request from Assad regime

The New Arab

UAE arrests Syrian businessman following request from Assad regime

UAE authorities have arrested a Syrian businessman who praised Turkey’s plans for a safe zone in northern Syria, following a request from the ...

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