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Dec 05, 2019
US completes military drawdown from northeastern Syria, leaves around 600 troops across rest of country, says Defence Secy Mark EsperMark Esper also did not rule out being able to reduce US troop levels in Syria further if European allies contributed to the Syria mission
Oct 29, 2019
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's death ushers in new phase for Islamic State; next leader could consolidate hold on Syria, Iraq or focus on global outreachAbu Bakr al-Baghdadi's demise only a few months after Islamic State lost its territorial hold ushers in a new phase for the group amid uncertainty over the new leadership as thousands of its supporters and members languish in prisons in northeastern Syria
Oct 18, 2019
US, Turkey agree to 5-day ceasefire in Syria to allow Kurdish forces to withdraw from safe zone along borderTurkey has agreed to suspend its Syria offensive for five days and will end the assault if Kurdish-led forces withdraw from a safe zone along the border, Mike Pence and Turkish officials announced.
Oct 17, 2019
Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw Donald Trump's bizarre 'tough guy' letter over Syria in the bin: BBC reportTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw away the letter he received from his US counterpart Donald Trump in which the latter urged him to not launch a military offensive against Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria, BBC reported on Thursday
Oct 17, 2019
'Don't be a fool': Donald Trump writes to Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, warns him not to be 'tough' on day of Ankara's incursion in SyriaIn language shorn of diplomatic niceties, Trump said, 'History will look upon you favorably if you get this done the right and humane way," adding "It will look upon you forever as the devil if good things don't happen.'
Oct 16, 2019
'Turkey can never declare ceasefire in north Syria': Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of US delegation's visit to AnkaraErdogan told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call late Tuesday that Turkey's operation would contribute to the protection of Syria's territorial integrity as well as efforts to fight terror, according to the Turkish presidency.
Oct 09, 2019
Turkey mounts offensive against Kurds amid mixed signals from Donald Trump, cites need to create 'safe zone' on Syrian side of borderThe US troops had served as a buffer preventing a long-planned attack by the Turkish military against Kurdish forces, who were crucial in the years-long campaign to defeat the Islamic State group but are viewed as "terrorists" by Ankara.
Oct 07, 2019
Donald Trump walks away from Syria and Republican allies: US president plunges into deeper isolation amid impeachment proceedingsThe White House issued a statement on Sunday that it was effectively abandoning the Kurds who did most of the fighting alongside US forces to against Islamic State extremists.
Jan 14, 2019
Turkey says it won't be intimidated after Donald Trump threatens to 'devastate' nation economically if Kurdish forces are attackedIn his tweet, Donald Trump had also pushed for the creation of a 30-kilometre (20-mile) "safe zone" in Syria, but offered no details on who would create, enforce or pay for it, or where it would be located.
Jun 30, 2017
Iraq declares end of Islamic State caliphate after coalition forces captures historic Nuri mosque in MosulIraq government troops on Thursday captured the ruined mosque at the heart of Islamic State's de facto capital Mosul