Category Archives: Science and Technology

‘PYD/PKK uses lies to overshadow operation’s success’

PYD/PKK and its supporters are spreading rumors, lies and distorted images to overshadow success of Operation Olive Branch, experts said Monday.

Turkey launched an operation on Saturday in Syria's northwestern …

As US Looks to Rein in Turkish Offensive, Manbij is Key

The key U.S. question about Turkey's offensive in northwestern Syria is whether Ankara pushes on from Afrin to Manbij, where U.S. forces and their allies against the Islamic State militant …

Mattis: Turkey Alerted US Before Striking Kurds in Syria

Turkey alerted the United States before striking a U.S.-allied Kurdish militia in northern Syria, according to U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.

"They warned us before they launched the aircraft that …

Turkey to take urgent action against threats from Syria

Turkey's top civil and military leadership said Wednesday it will take 'immediate' and 'resolute' steps to protect the nation from threats coming from western Syria.

"Necessary steps would be taken …

‘Ankara exercising its right to self-defense on Afrin’

Turkey's foreign minister on Thursday slammed the presence of the YPG/PKK in northern Syria, saying that Turkey's possible Afrin operation came in response to the group's terrorist threat.

Turkey is …

Turkish Treasury borrows nearly $237M through auction

The Turkish Treasury borrowed around 900 million Turkish liras ($237 million) from domestic markets, according to an official statement on Tuesday.

The Treasury Undersecretariat announced that an auction was held …