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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.
Mar 18, 2018
Turkish forces in control of Syria's Afrin city; no clashes between pro-Ankara forces, Kurdish groupsThe journalists in Afrin saw Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters and Turkish soldiers in every neighbourhood of the city.
Feb 04, 2018
Kurdish militia kills seven Turkish soldiers in Syria; Turkey carries out air strikes in retaliationSeven Turkish soldiers were killed in Turkey's offensive against Kurdish militia inside Syria, including five who died in a single attack on a tank
Mar 16, 2016
Turkey fears escalation in Kurdish conflict after Ankara bombingSunday's suicide car bombing in Ankara has raised fears of an escalation in Turkey's long-running Kurdish conflict, as the country grapples with the Islamic State threat while relying on a security system weakened by a political crackdown, analysts say.
Feb 18, 2016
Ankara blast: Kurdish militia denies involvement, says Turkey only wants to intervene in SyriaThe head of the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) on Thursday denied Turkish allegations that the group was involved in a bombing in Ankara that killed 28 people.
Feb 18, 2016
Ankara blast: Turkey's PM Davutoglu vows retaliationTurkey's prime minister says his country will retaliate against a Kurdish rebel group he has held responsible for the attack in Ankara that killed 28 people and wounded dozens of others.
Feb 15, 2016
Turkey denies sending troops to Syria, says not keen on intervening in the war-torn nationThe Turkish government denied claims that it had sent troops into northern Syria, where the regime backed by the Russian air force has launched a major campaign, state-run Anatolia news agency said on Monday, quoting the defence minister.
Dec 07, 2015
How the brinkmanship of its rulers could make Turkey a hub of Islamic StateBeing so much closer to IS than Russia, France or Britain, the road Erdogan has taken might even allow his country, in many ways the crossroads of the world, to be partially overtaken by the terrorist organisation.