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Turkey launches air raids against Kurdish groups in Syria, Iraq

Updated November 20, 2022 at 9:01 PM Published November 20, 2022 at 1:38 PM ISTANBUL - Turkey announced early on Sunday it had carried out air strikes against Kurdish militant bases across northern Syria and Iraq which it said were being used to launch “terrorist” attacks on Turkey. The Turkish…
bubmag
November 20, 2022
Syria

Israeli airstrikes on Syria kill 4 soldiers, injure 1

Israeli airstrikes hit central and coastal regions of Syria early Saturday, killing four soldiers and wounding one, the Syrian military said. State media quoted an unidentified Syrian military official as saying that Israeli warplanes flying over the Mediterranean fired missiles toward military positions in coastal and central Syria. The Syrian…
bubmag
November 19, 2022
Syria

Turkey Detains Syrian Suspect In Deadly Istanbul Bombing

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish police said Monday they have detained a Syrian woman with suspected links to Kurdish militants and that she confessed to planting a bomb that exploded on a bustling pedestrian avenue in Istanbul, killing six people and wounding several dozen others. Kurdish militants strongly denied any links…
bubmag
November 14, 2022
Syria

Turkey accuses Kurdish militants in deadly Istanbul bombing

ISTANBUL — Turkish authorities have detained 46 suspects in connection with a deadly bomb attack on one of Istanbul’s busiest shopping streets, including a woman they said had planted the explosives, police said Monday. The explosion, which occurred Sunday afternoon on Istiklal Avenue as it was teeming with shoppers, killed…
bubmag
November 14, 2022
Syria

Turkish police say Syrian woman planted Istanbul bomb

Syrian woman suspected to have planted bomb that killed six people in central Istanbul. — Twitter/TRT WorldISTANBUL: Turkey on Monday accused a Syrian woman of planting a bomb that killed six people in Istanbul, blaming the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) of carrying out the attack. Two girls, aged nine…
bubmag
November 14, 2022
Syria

Turkey arrests Syrian woman, accuses PKK over Istanbul attack

Residents came to lay red carnations at the site of the explosion - Copyright AFP/File STR Remi BANET and Fulya OZERKAN Turkey on Monday accused a Syrian woman of planting a bomb that killed six people in Istanbul, blaming the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) of carrying out the attack.…
bubmag
November 14, 2022
Syria

Turkey Blames Kurdish Militant Group for Istanbul Bombing

Interior minister says the attack was perpetrated by members of the PKK who crossed into Turkey from SyriaBy Jared Malsin and Elvan Kivilcim Updated Nov. 14, 2022 2:35 pm ET ISTANBUL—The lethal bombing in the heart of Istanbul over the weekend injected new tension into Turkey’s relationship with the U.S.…
bubmag
November 14, 2022
Syria

Watch: 7-year-old Syrian girl wins 6th Arab Reading Challenge Award

Dubai: The youngest participant in this year’s Arab Reading Challenge, seven-year old Sham Al Bakour from Syria, on Thursday joined the pantheon of Arab reading champions, besting millions of Arab youth from across the world who participated in the annual reading challenge launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid…
bubmag
November 10, 2022