Top U.S. official pays secret visit to northern Syria

February 25, 2017 0

General Joseph L. Votel, head of the United States Central Command, met with officials from the U.S.-allied Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) during a secret visit to northern Syrian on Friday (February 24), SDF spokesman Talal […]


Pro-Kurdish HDP appoints Urfa MP Baydemir as new spokesperson

February 24, 2017 0

ANKARA – Pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Central Executive Committee met in early Friday at party’s headquarters in Ankara. The committee had the referendum and Co-chair Figen Yüksekdağ being stripped of her parliamentary status on […]


John McCain Makes Secret Trip to Syrian Kurdistan

February 22, 2017 0

WASHINGTON—Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) secretly traveled to northern Syria last weekend to speak with American military officials and Kurdish fighters at the forefront of the push to drive Islamic State out of their de facto […]

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