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NATO says to meet under Article 4 to discuss Syria at Turkey’s request

FILE PHOTO: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a panel discussion at the annual Munich Security Conference in Germany February 15, 2020. REUTERS/Andreas GebertANKARA (Reuters) - NATO ambassadors will meet in Brussels at Turkey’s request on Friday to hold consultations about developments in Syria, the alliance said after the killing of…
bubmag
February 28, 2020
Syria

Turkey says world powers must impose no-fly zone in Syria

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey said on Friday that world powers must impose a no-fly zone in Syria to protect hundreds of thousands of people displaced by clashes, after the killing of 33 Turkish soldiers by Syrian air strikes in the Idlib region. Turkey will no longer stop the nearly 4…
bubmag
February 28, 2020
Syria

Turkish army retaliates against ‘all known’ Syrian government targets

ANKARA (Reuters) - The Turkish army is retaliating with artillery fire at Syrian government targets in Syria after an airstrike killed 22 Turkish soldiers in the northwestern Idlib province, two Turkish security officials said on Friday. “All known” Syrian government targets are under fire by Turkish air and land support…
bubmag
February 27, 2020
Syria

Putin, Erdogan agree by phone to intensify talks on Syria: Kremlin

FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin attend a working lunch in Istanbul, Turkey, January 8, 2020. Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERSMOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Friday President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan had agreed in a phone call to intensify…
bubmag
February 21, 2020
Syria

2 Turkish Soldiers Killed by Airstrike in Syria: Officials

(ANKARA, Turkey) — Two Turkish soldiers were killed Thursday by an airstrike in northwestern Syria, according to Turkey’s Defense Ministry, following a large-scale attack by Ankara-backed opposition forces that targeted Syrian government troops. The deaths brought to 15 the number of Turkish soldiers killed in clashes this month amid a…
bubmag
February 20, 2020
Syria

Syria Conflict, Idlib

Am 19.02.2020 veröffentlichtThe conflict in Syria is on the verge of a dangerous escalation, according to a senior United Nations official. The comments come as Turkey threatened to launch a new military offensive. Talks between Turkey and Russia, which backs the Syrian government, failed to reach agreement on how to…
bubmag
February 20, 2020