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Turkish and U.S. leaders consider creating 'security zone' in Syria

World Jan 15, 2019

Turkish and U.S. leaders consider creating 'security zone' in Syria

Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. counterpart Donald Trump mooted Monday the creation of a "security zone" in north Syria as tensions rose over the fate of Kurdish fighters in that country. In a telephone conversation, the leaders "discussed the idea of creating a ...

World Jan 14, 2019

Islamic State in 'its final moments,' says U.S.-backed Syrian force

Islamic State militants are "living their final moments" in the last enclave they hold near the Iraqi border, where U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are attacking them, an SDF official said on Sunday. A defeat of the jihadis in the enclave would wipe out Islamic ...