PKK/PYD

US Policy Towards Syria A Tangled Mess of Bilateral Negotiations
US Policy Towards Syria: A Tangled Mess of Bilateral Negotiations

Conditions in Northern Syria may force Turkey to follow "first act then deal" option.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Turkey Charts an Independent Foreign Policy
Turkey Charts an Independent Foreign Policy

Developments in northern Syria seem to be heading in the right direction, i.e. towards the creation of a deep security...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations
How Cheap Drones Became Assets for Terrorist Organizations

The use of drones became popular among terrorist organizations as soon as the security vulnerability they contained was...

Thursday, January 17, 2019

What was Offered to Ankara in Moscow
What was Offered to Ankara in Moscow?

Maintaining a negotiation process with Russia or the U.S. will not provide Turkey with ultimate solutions to its security...

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism PKK not Kurds
Turkey's Fight Against Terrorism: PKK, not Kurds

There is a deliberate confusion by using the term “Kurds” in relation to both societal or even political groups and even...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Enough is Enough in Eastern Syria
Enough is Enough in Eastern Syria

The U.S., sooner or later, has to find a way to do business in Eastern Syria without the PKK. This is hard given that the...

Monday, December 17, 2018

Does the US Bounty on PKK Leaders Mean Anything
Does the US Bounty on PKK Leaders Mean Anything?

PKK leaders Murat Karayilan, Cemil Bayik and Duran Kalkan have been added to the U.S. ‘Reward for Justice’ list prepared...

Saturday, November 10, 2018

How Turkey s war against the PKK is becoming more
How Turkey’s war against the PKK is becoming more effective

Over the past week, the Turkish Armed Forces neutralized two senior PKK commanders and took diplomatic steps for a...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

The PYD s Forced Migration Policy in Syria
The PYD’s Forced Migration Policy in Syria

Not only Arabs but also Turkmens, Kurds and Assyrians have suffered from the PYD's forced migration policy in Syria. The...

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Who will land on both feet after the Afrin Operation
Who will land on both feet after the Afrin Operation?

Since Turkey implemented “boots on the ground” strategy in northern Syria, the Syrian crisis has become more complicated....

Saturday, March 17, 2018

YPG PKK forced recruitment of children Rights reports
YPG/PKK forced recruitment of children: Rights reports

Evidence of the terrorist YPG/PKK using young children uncovered in the Turkish-led operation in Syria’s Afrin region...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Germany bans PKK rallies in northwestern cities
Germany bans PKK rallies in northwestern cities

According to Cologne police, rallies by PKK-affiliated organization NAV-DEM scheduled for today (Thursday) in Cologne and...

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Securing Turks Kurds from YPG terrorism
Securing Turks, Kurds from YPG terrorism

Turkey's counterterrorism offensive in Afrin gives hope for people in the region to have a better life in the near future.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Allies should support Turkey against terrorism
Allies should support Turkey against terrorism

Just as Turkey supports its allies in their fight against terrorism, they should support Turkey in its fight against...

Sunday, January 28, 2018

What will Turkey Face during the Afrin Operation
What will Turkey Face during the Afrin Operation?

In addition to the military difficulties to be embraced, Turkey has to ready itself for a propaganda war with the...

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Is Operation Olive Branch's goal to invade Syrian lands
Is Operation Olive Branch's goal to invade Syrian lands?

People claiming that Turkey is only seeking to expand its territory are overlooking a considerable fact. Turkey aspires to...

Monday, January 22, 2018

Everything about Operation Olive Branch
Everything about Operation Olive Branch

Land forces of the TSK and FSA will simultaneously penetrate the defense lines of the PKK/YPG on the southern and eastern...

Monday, January 22, 2018

NATO belittles Turkey's security concerns on Syria border
NATO belittles Turkey's security concerns on Syria border

As of Sunday morning ground forces also joined the operation. This is a clear demonstration of how serious Turkey is...

Monday, January 22, 2018

Operation Olive Branch to create 30-kilometer-deep safe zone
Operation Olive Branch to create 30-kilometer-deep safe zone

Operation Olive Branch aims to create 30-kilometer-deep (approx. 19 miles) safe zone in northwestern Afrin region of...

Monday, January 22, 2018

Erickson US made a terrible mistake by supporting PKK PYD
Erickson: US made a terrible mistake by supporting PKK/PYD

Edward J. Erickson, a retired U.S. army officer and currently a professor at the Marine Corps University, talked about the...

Monday, January 22, 2018

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