Category Archives: Politics

US: We don’t want regime to come back to N. Syria

The U.S. doesn't want the regime to control northeast Syria after the withdrawal of U.S. troops, a senior official said on Sunday.

Speaking at the Munich Security conference, James Jeffrey, …

Turkey: Safe zone should be cleared of terrorist PKK/YPG

A safe zone in northern Syria should be patrolled by the Turkish forces and be cleared of the terrorist PKK/YPG group, Turkey's defense minister said on Saturday.

Hulusi Akar held …

‘US leaving Syria shouldn’t give room to terrorists’

The vacuum that emerges after the expected withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria should not give room to terrorists, Turkey's defense minister said on Friday.

Speaking at a session on …

Turkish, Russian, Iranian leaders meet in Syria summit

Turkish, Russian and Iranian presidents meet Thursday in the 4th edition of their trilateral summit on Syria in Sochi in Russia.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Russian President Vladimir Putin, …

Muslims, Kashmiris grateful to Turkey: Pakistani envoy

Pakistan's top envoy in Turkey thanked the country for its continuous support to the cause of Kashmir during an event held in the Turkish capital.

Addressing the participants at an …

Prisoner swap efforts to continue in Syria: Turkey

A working group comprised of Turkey, Russia, Iran and the UN will continue its efforts to recover civilians and prisoners on both sides of the Syrian conflict, Turkish Foreign Ministry …