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Turkish troops take Syrian town of Ras al-Ain: Defense Ministry

ANKARA: Turkey’s defense ministry says its forces have taken control of the Syrian border town of Ras al-Ain from US-backed Kurdish militants. “As a result of successful operations within the scope of Operation Peace Spring, the town of Ras al-Ain to the east of the Euphrates has been brought under …

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Arab League urges Turkey to immediately withdraw troops from Syria

CAIRO: The secretary general of the Arab League, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, has called on Turkey to immediately put an end to its military operation in northeastern Syria and pull of its troops out of the war-torn Arab country. “We condemn this aggression. We call upon Turkey to immediately and completely …

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Iran offers to bring together Syrian Kurds, Damascus government, Turkey

Iran’s foreign minister has offered to bring together Syrian Kurds, the Damascus government and Turkey in an effort to establish security along the Turkish-Syrian border. Mohammad Javad Zarif made the mediation offer during his interview with Turkey’s TRT World, an excerpt of which he posted on his official Twitter page …

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Syria: Thousands Flee as Turkey Bombards Kurdish Fighters

  TEHRAN : Turkish warplanes and artillery hit Kurdish militia targets in Northeast Syria on the third day of a military operation that has killed hundreds and forced tens of thousands to flee. On Friday morning, Turkish fighter jets and artillery struck around Syria’s Ras al Ain, one of two …

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Ayatollah Khatami warns Turkey of ‘quagmire’ in northern Syria

TEHRAN: Tehran’s provisional Friday Prayers Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ahmad Khatami described Turkey’s so-called Operation Peace Spring in northern Syria as an ‘aggression’, asking Ankara to withdraw forces from Syria. “Turkey’s measure is an aggression against an independent country,” Khatami said while addressing the Friday Prayers sermon in Tehran. “The Islamic …

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