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Kurdish forces halt operations with US in Syria

Middle East Monitor 02 Dec 2022
READ. Russia mediates to stop Turkiye ground operation in northern Syria ....

Syrian Kurdish fighters halt all joint ops with US-led coalition

Middle East Online 02 Dec 2022
Turkey has ramped up its shelling and air strikes on northern Syria in recent weeks and is preparing a ground invasion against Syrian Kurdish fighters that it dubs terrorists but which make up the bulk of the US-supported SDF ... "We are still nervous ... ....

Kurdish militants halt joint operation with US after Turkish strikes

Press TV 02 Dec 2022
Kurdish cmdr ... For years, United States policy has relied on collaborating with Kurdish militants in northern Syria with a goal of maintaining some leverage over the future of the conflict. In 2019, Kurdish militants announced a new deal with the government in Damascus, as Turkish ...

Military escalation in Syria as last straw for millions: UN

The Siasat Daily 02 Dec 2022
Damascus ... OCHA issued the warning by reposting a report by the Syria International NGO Regional Forum (SIRF), a non-governmental organisation dedicated to the Syria crisis, amid the Turkish threats of a broad military action against the Kurdish fighters in the country’s northern and northeastern regions, reports Xinhua news agency. Also Read ... .

Kurdish leader appeals to ECHR against Greece

Ekathimerini 01 Dec 2022
Over 20 years after his kidnapping by Turkish secret agents in Kenya and imprisonment in Turkey on terrorism charges, Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan has appealed against Greece to ...

Russia sends troop reinforcements to Kurdish-controlled northern Syria

France24 01 Dec 2022
Russia deployed troop reinforcements Wednesday to an area of northern Syria controlled by Kurdish fighters and government troops, residents and a war monitor said, amid fears of a Turkish ground incursion ... .

Iran's President Visits Kurdish Province Amid Growing Unrest

Wall Street Journal 01 Dec 2022
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi touted development projects in the restive Kurdish region where ...

Turkey’s Repression of the Kurds, Kurdistan as an Independent State, “The Kosovo Syndrome”

GlobalResearch 01 Dec 2022
A Kurdish woman in close relation with the Kurdistan Workers Party ... The role of Russia in solving the “Kurdish Question” in the Middle East can be of crucial importance and a double-fold nature. ... To provide by all means hidden support to the Kurdish ... Kurdish majority (Source.

Iraqi Kurdistan under attack as Iran targets Kurdish opposition groups

France24 30 Nov 2022
For decades, Iranian Kurdish opposition groups have sought refuge in neighbouring Iraq.

Syrian Kurdish forces urge Russia to stop Turkish offensive

The Jordan Times 30 Nov 2022
BEIRUTKurdish-led forces in northern Syria have called on Russia to dissuade Turkey from launching a threatened ground offensive against them, their commander said on Tuesday ... on Kurdish groups ... Kurdish groups and authorities have denied responsibility for the Istanbul attack.

Kurdish woman in US files defamation suit against KRG's PM

The New Arab 30 Nov 2022
Shnyar and her husband, Sarkawt Shams, a former member of the Iraqi parliament, re-posted links to the story on Twitter and Facebook and translated the article into Kurdish ... "Rather than addressing the serious allegations, Masrour Barzani accused our investigator of being motivated by having an affair with a Kurdish anti-corruption activist.

The Farda Briefing: Iran Targets Opposition Kurdish Groups Abroad To Divert Attention From Protests At Home

Radio Free Europe 30 Nov 2022
Iran has carried out several missile and drone strikes on the bases of Iranian Kurdish opposition groups based in northern Iraq in recent months ... Tehran has even gone as far as threatening to invade Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region, where the groups are based ... Iran has heaped pressure on Iraq to clamp down on the Kurdish groups.

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