Sep 14, 2016 ... She told The Progressive that Syrian Kurds and the Turkish military agreed ... the
people of the region will defend themselves,” Mohamad said. ... The IS split off
from the Nusra Front and by the summer of 2014 had seized a swath of territory in
central Syria and Iraq. ... Syria: The Kurdish Wild CardIn "Syria"...
Dec 9, 2013 ... Russia's connections to the region's Kurdish communities present both ...
Concerned over the fate of their fellows in case radicals seize power, the Kurds in
the North ... and Dagestan) joined anti-regime forces, finding themselves on the
... However, if Russia starts seriously flirting with the Kurds, Turkey wil...
Mar 21, 2013 ... Kurdish rebel chief Abdullah Ocalan in Masnaa on the Lebanon-Syria border on
28 ... READ: Can Turkey seize the 'Kurdish card' for itself?
Mar 17, 2016 ... ERBIL, Iraq - Turkey is backing a new Kurdish faction within the Free Syrian Army
to ... Units (YPG) from seizing further ground along the Turkish border. ... group
was backed by both the US and Turkey and considered itself part of ... “This will
be the beginning of the liberation of the rest of the Kurdish areas.
Feb 21, 2015 ... They must play their cards cleverly if they are to break away completely. ... Yet he
is acutely conscious that a stable, independent Kurdistan can emerge only ... the
Arabs), which they seized in the summer after the Iraqi security forces fled. ...
Rojava is under the sway of a party with links to the Turkey-based ...
May 14, 2013 ... In 2012, the Kurds in Syria seized part of Syrian Kurdistan and formed ...
Washington has said that it will support the people of Turkey in their efforts ...
States, which has already secured decent positions for itself in Azerbaijan.
May 20, 2016 ... The “game-changing” downing of a Turkish attack helicopter by Kurdish .... But
how far Ankara will actually go with playing this card is unknown. ... supplied to
Islamist rebels by Turkey itself, abd fell into the hands of the PKK.
Aug 24, 2016 ... For now the Turkish president Erdogan will continue his way no matter what .....
After all, if pressed too much, YPG can throw itself on the bosom of Mother Russia
. ..... their ISIS ID cards/flags for al Nusra or al Zenki ID cards/flags. .... They seized
the state buildings and official institution buildings in the town...
Jul 7, 2016 ... America may be in a better position to influence British unity than England itself,
due to all we can offer economically and geopolitically to the ...
Aug 9, 2016 ... The overly ambitious foreign policy of the Turkish government where ... the pro-
Kurdish forces have effectively seized Turkey's southern borders and more ... A
normalisation of relations is not even on the cards at this point; what is on ... Only
when there is peace in Syria can there truly be regional stability.