Turkey: Kurdish militia hasn’t hauled out of Syrian town

On Sunday, the US-backed Kurdish-led Manbij Military Council said the YPG finished its withdrawal The ministry says the YPG is as yet hauling out of areas where Turkish and US powers have been watching ANKARA, Turkey: Turkey says Syrian Kurdish militiamen haven't finished their withdrawal yet are as yet hauling

Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters will shortly begin leave Manbij

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters will begin leaving northern Syria's Manbij region as of July 4, following a month of preparations, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday. He made the comments in an interview with private broadcaster CNN Turk. Cavusoglu said the roadmap for a solution in

PKK fights back against Turkish insurgency

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants launched a rocket attack on military vehicles on Wednesday, killing two soldiers and wounding another, the local governor's office said, the latest in a series of attacks in southeast Turkey this week. The attacks come ahead of nationwide elections on Sunday and

Syria rejects Turkey and U.S. forces in Manbiji

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria said on Tuesday it rejected the presence of Turkish and U.S. forces around the northern town of Manbij, a day after soldiers of the two countries began patrolling the area. Turkish and U.S. troops on Monday began independent patrols along the line separating Turkish-controlled areas of northern