Tag Archives: Turkey

The Battle for Hodeidah

From MoA: The U.S. sent “rebels” it trains at al-Tanf outside its self declared 55 kilometers deconfliction zone around Tanf to attack Syrian government forces. It supported them by air strikes. U.S. special forces are said to have taken part. This is … Continue reading

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US Arranges Attack in Syria

From Moon of Alabama: The Syrian army has deployed new air defenses in north-west Syrian that can cover Afrin canton which is under Turkish attack… The Kurds fighting the Turkish supported religious-extremists have some support from the Syrian government. Their … Continue reading

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Who Lost Turkey?

From Moon of Alabama: Trump promised to stop the delivery of weapons to the YPG forces in east-Syria. But the White House was evasive on the issue and the U.S. military Central Command has acted contrary to that promise… The … Continue reading

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Turkey Invades Syria

From Moon of Alabama: Tillerson tried to calm the Turks by claiming that the “border protection force” was not for border protection… “Having the Syrian State in control of its Northern Border wasn’t the only Russian demand. The other was … Continue reading

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The Caliph of Ankara

From RT: “If Europe continues this way, no European in any part of the world can walk safely on the streets. We, as Turkey, call on Europe to respect human rights and democracy,” Erdogan told a group of local journalists … Continue reading

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Turkey Blocked From Syria

From Moon of Alabama: For the first time since the start of the war the supply lines between Turkey and the Islamic State are cut off!.. Last year Erdogan had allied with Russia and Iran after a (U.S. supported?) coup … Continue reading

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The Annan Plan

From Dimitri Konstantakopoulos, last month: Since April 2016, US neoconservatives have been trying to change the status of Cyprus. It is for them both (1) to reunite the island (2) to deprive it of its army (3) but also to deploy … Continue reading

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