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Tens of thousands flee as Turkey steps up assault

International clamour increases for a halt to the attack, but Turkey encircles key Syrian towns.

turkey - BBC News
12:41pm PDT - October 10th, 2019

In wake of Turkish offensive, France calls for urgent meeting of anti-Islamic State coalition

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian called for an emergency meeting of the coalition created to fight Islamic State to discuss Turkey's offensive against Kurdish militias in northern Syria.

turkey - Reuters
12:14pm PDT - October 10th, 2019

Baby among six killed during Syrian mortar fire on Turkish border towns

Mortar attacks from Kurdish-held northeastern Syria have increased significantly since Turkey launched a military offensive into the area Wednesday.

turkey - Metro
10:43am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Thousands flee, dozens reported killed as Turkey pushes Syria assault

Turkey pounded Kurdish militia in northeast Syria for a second day on Thursday, forcing tens of thousands of people to flee and killing dozens, in a cross-border assault on U.S. allies that has turned the Washington establishment against Donald Trump.

turkey - Reuters
9:42am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey and the Kurds: It’s More Complicated Than You Think

We are grateful for the Kurds’ help, and we should try to help them in return. But no one wants to risk war with Turkey.

turkey - National Review
9:36am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Senate bill would sanction Turkey over Syria Kurd attacks

Trump withdrew US troops from Syria, and Turkey moved in to attack Kurds. Graham and Van Hollen move to sanction Turkey.

turkey - Google News
9:00am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey, Syria military clash: 60,000 displaced

Turkey’s military offensive displaces 60,000 in a day, war monitor warns

turkey - Google News (Australia)
7:03am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Rand Paul on Turkey's assault on Kurds, Trump impeachment inquiry, and "The Case Against Socialism"

Republican Sen. Rand Paul is backing President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. The Kentucky lawmaker, who ran against Mr. Trump in the 2016 election, has become a supporter of his foreign policy. Paul joins “CBS This Morning” in …

turkey - CBS News
5:39am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Erdogan Threatens To ‘Open the Doors’ to Europe for Refugees if Criticisms Continue

During a Thursday rally, an inflammatory Erdogan defended Turkey’s decision-making and accused other countries of being dishonest in their criticisms.

turkey - National Review
5:32am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey says 109 militants killed in advance into northeast Syria

Turkish forces have killed more than 100 militants in an assault on Kurdish militia in northeast Syria, Turkey's president said on Thursday, as heavy shelling and air strikes against targets in the region continued.

turkey - Reuters
5:27am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Intel Officials Warn of Possible ISIS Resurgence After U.S. Withdrawal

Kurdish organizations are currently holding 12,000 ISIS fighters in prison, and it is unclear what will happen to them after Turkey’s invasion of Syria.

turkey - National Review
5:18am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey’s military assault in Syria leaves more than 100 Kurdish fighters dead, report says

Turkey’s ongoing military assault in Syria has left more than 100 Kurdish forces dead, a report said Thursday morning.

turkey - Fox News
4:38am PDT - October 10th, 2019

ISIS plans prison escape from Kurdish jails after US left area to Turkey - Business Insider

Trump ditching the Kurds, and the Turkish offensive in Syria, is exactly what ISIS was hoping for.

turkey - Business Insider
4:32am PDT - October 10th, 2019

ISIS plans prison escape from Kurdish jails after US left area to Turkey - Business Insider

Trump ditching the Kurds, and the Turkish offensive in Syria, is exactly what ISIS was hoping for.

turkey - Business Insider (UK)
4:32am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Trump defends moving troops in Syria as Turkey's attack on Kurds escalates

At the White House Wednesday, President Trump answered questions about Syria and Turkey, and his decision to pull back U.S. troops. At least a dozen Republican senators have publicly criticized the president's decision. “Face the Nation” moderator Margaret Br…

turkey - CBS News
4:31am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Eye Opener: Turkey escalates assault on the Kurds

Advancing Turkish troops escalate their attacks on Kurdish fighters who helped the U.S. battle ISIS. Also, there’s backlash after growing wildfire concerns force sweeping power cuts for hundreds of thousands in northern California. All that and all that matte…

turkey - CBS News
4:28am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Iran launches Turkey border exercise after Erdogan invades Syria

Although Iranian Major General Mousavi said the army’s forces are fully prepared to counter “any possible movement of the enemy,” projecting the exercise as defensive in nature, Iran has frequently used military power in recent months in an aggressive manner.

turkey - The Jerusalem Post
4:25am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey rebuffs Arab, EU criticism as forces advance on northeast Syria targets

Turkey angrily rejected on Thursday international criticism of its attack on a Kurdish militia in Syria, reporting progress by its forces on the second day of an operation that world powers fear could further destabilize a region in turmoil.

turkey - Reuters
4:20am PDT - October 10th, 2019

India slams Turkey for its 'unilateral military offensive' in northeast Syria

India News: India on Thursday said it was "deeply concerned" over the "unilateral military offensive" by Turkey in northeastern Syria and asserted that the action

turkey - Google News (India)
4:08am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey's Syria incursion against Kurds ramps up as Donald Trump suggests any ISIS prisoner escapes are Europe's problem

U.S. military takes custody of 2 militants, but there are about 10,000 more in jails guarded by America's Kurdish allies, who feel "stabbed in the back"

turkey - CBS News
4:01am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Erdogan says 109 militants killed in Turkey's Syria incursion

Turkish forces who launched in incursion into northeast Syria have killed more than 100 militants, Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday.

turkey - Reuters
3:58am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkish forces seize targets in northeast Syria offensive

World powers fear Turkey’s action could deepen the conflict, and runs the risk of Islamic State prisoners escaping from camps amid the chaos

turkey - The Globe And Mail
3:48am PDT - October 10th, 2019

As EU candidate, Turkey must align with EU foreign policy: Commission

Turkey must consider that its bid to join the European Union requires it to adhere to EU foreign policy, the bloc's executive Commission said on Thursday, again rejecting Ankara's military operation in northern Syria.

turkey - Reuters
3:44am PDT - October 10th, 2019

Turkey's Erdogan defends Syria incursion after wave of criticism

President Tayyip Erdogan defended Turkey's incursion into Syria on Thursday after a wave of international criticism, saying the military operation would support Syria's territorial integrity by confronting Kurdish control of the country's northeast.

turkey - Reuters
3:42am PDT - October 10th, 2019

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. TURKISH FORCES PRESS ADVANCE AGAINST KURDSTurkey says its military launched...

turkey - Associated Press
3:41am PDT - October 10th, 2019

RT @BTSPublicity: Top 20 countries that @BTS_twt most receives views on YouTube for this week: 11. Argentina: 2.9M 12. India: 2.7M 13. Per…

kim taetae (@Maliha102)
11:41pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @HulyaaTurkey: In Turkey all indian channels are banned Because #IndianMediaIsLiar

Babo (@shah_guerrero)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019
RT @heba77337: I vote for #ElcinSangu from Turkey #100mostbeautifulfaces 2019 #TCCandler @tccandler 
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RT @heba77337: I vote for #ElcinSangu from Turkey #100mostbeautifulfaces 2019 #TCCandler @tccandler https://t.co/WTDok8YX2A

@elcnazar & @elcnsng (@elcin_azar_)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @StrategicNews1: #SAA are on the outskirts of the #KhanSheikhoun. In the North of the city, SAA controls part of the M5 highway. Despite…

TheChristian Yahwist (@TheManofYahweh)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @RestUpLaca: So white people are only scared of Muslims till it’s time to go Morocco or Turkey for holiday ???

Senpai (@elmukty1)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @SMii7Y: It's been 7 months since I've uploaded a Rainbow Six Siege Funtage. Do I stay cold turkey or make another one?

Jhanachoc 11 (@Jhanachoc)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @thatpommybloke: #JoeStrummer was born John Mellor OTD in 1952 in Ankara, Turkey. He found his love for music listening to Little Richar…

Lily (@VampireLily616)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @HulyaaTurkey: In Turkey all indian channels are banned Because #IndianMediaIsLiar

Muhammad Farooq Tahir (@Muhamma15173695)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @VT_cosmetics: @TJ_BANGTAN Oh, TURKEY!! https://t.co/2QqrsVdQSW

(@blackgirlxq)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @RestUpLaca: So white people are only scared of Muslims till it’s time to go Morocco or Turkey for holiday ???

hala (@halaarkoub)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @DheyaaAhmed7: @ABC We are Iraqi Refugees in Turkey . We living so hard life . Because We waiting many years Without getting resettlem…

koka Sab / 94 (@IkramSabri12)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

Turkey vexed with Russia after Syria strikes convoy https://t.co/xcwrMVLFfL via @AlMonitor

Kerim HAS (@Kerim_HAS)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @pid_gov: Federal Cabinet has approved Pak-Turkey Strategic Economic Framework to forge stronger cooperation between Pakistan and Turkey…

Aamir Raheem (@RaheemAamir)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @RestUpLaca: So white people are only scared of Muslims till it’s time to go Morocco or Turkey for holiday ???

Gabriella (@Gabriellaaaa_97)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

i advocate vaping as a tool for quitting smoking. cold turkey over vaping. but i believe vaping is a mentally and psychically unhealthy habit to maintain. it’s not free either. if you’ve quit smoking, or haven’t smoked, or you’ve vaped for over a year - quit for yourself.

xochi (@xXochipan)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @AqeelKhalefa: @melissarfleming in the name of humanity we ask you we deserve good life we suffered many years in Turkey waiting resentm…

koka Sab / 94 (@IkramSabri12)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @AqeelKhalefa: @UNHCR_Nederland we appeal to you, you are the owners of mercy and humanity save us from this tragedy, we are waiting fo…

koka Sab / 94 (@IkramSabri12)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

Turkey and Pakistan doing the same shit ... https://t.co/0dPd6AhQu6

Talha (@yourSuperman_5)
11:40pm PDT - August 20th, 2019
Construction of nuclear power plants to be accelerated in Turkey
https://t.co/hW02q5M9Cy
#nuclear #uranium #thorium #repeal140A https://t.co/ZeB7i36Jq6

Construction of nuclear power plants to be accelerated in Turkey https://t.co/hW02q5M9Cy #nuclear #uranium #thorium #repeal140A https://t.co/ZeB7i36Jq6

Thomas Hypermetropia (@thjr19)
5:22pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @sahill92720507: Soon after Friday prayers at local mosques, a large number of people took to the streets of Srinagar to protest against…

PB 620 (@pb6201)
5:22pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

Does anyone know a spot that makes sandwiches using turkey bacon? I want a chicken club but with turkey bacon

Jamila’s dad (@Juan_Rodriguez)
5:21pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @ibrahimertuerk: Turkey's Match Fixing Scandal https://t.co/8ZRPiZNTdz via @YouTube

Vedat koç (@vedat__koc)
5:21pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
In the mood for some turkey?

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In the mood for some turkey? https://t.co/iAa0ZhNffN https://t.co/ufZzbrpkhK

Cheddar Gadgets (@CheddarGadgets)
5:21pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @61engin61: . @AMELIAsportLAW A brief history of match fixing in Turkey. Please note that Recep Tayyip Erdogan is a strong supporter of…

Vedat koç (@vedat__koc)
5:20pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

Still time for #FunFridayFacts in some parts of the world. .@marthawells attended a Turkey City writers workshop taught by Bruce Sterling.

Ser Darth KotUC (@capclave)
5:20pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @BenKTallmadge: This is the first time in a decade that PetroChina forgoes Venezuelan oil. China National Petroleum Group joins Turkey’…

Jude505 (@judith5519)
5:20pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @kraftcanada: Woohoo! Moo Shoo Turkey Lettuce Wraps give you reason to celebrate. #easyrecipes | https://t.co/gwiCVdz1AZ ^JM

ELC (@feedingmyfamily)
5:20pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @futuremensah: the chantix turkey should just admit he’s an addict and live within that reality in peace

eatwords drinkstars (@akamami)
5:20pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @ZachariahBASSan: 1950s: We’ll have flying cars by the year 2020! 2019: Lets crop Nick Offerman’s face on the opening credits of Full…

Adara the Teenage Grandmother (@uhdareuh_turkey)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @abhijitmajumder: Facts about Pakistan’s friends: * China’s annual trade with India, $95bn. With Pak $13bn. * Turkey’s trade with India,…

Rajen Pandya (@rpandya72)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019
RT @nisa_shnbs: 2007 best group of turkey https://t.co/0xO6vuf7kW

RT @nisa_shnbs: 2007 best group of turkey https://t.co/0xO6vuf7kW

Büşra (@nullingthevoid)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @PB_Cougar: #IShotAnArrowThroughTheAir inflated turkey https://t.co/d5LQebI1NW

Cool Chris (@CoolChris_1)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @1Alwadany: @realDonaldTrump MR ,Trump you always talk about Democracy and freedom of Peoples in your speeches while there are tow Saud…

Ayed m alwadany (@1Alwadany)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @marklowen: Interesting to be in Northern Cyprus and hear hostility of Turkish Cypriots towards Turkey. “Turkey uses us”, one told me. “…

ντεσπεράντο (@enosis_siempre)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @DavidHarrisAJC: Telling to see who stands where on #Venezuela’s repressive & feckless Maduro regime. SUPPORTING: Bolivia Cuba Hezboll…

instiches (@instiches1)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @zana_med: What is it like to be a Kurd in Turkey? Have a look at what Kurds are going through almost on a daily basis in Turkey. Migh…

Özgür Baran (@sistupist)
4:28pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @AlizaMarcus: Mysterious murder of so many journalists on Turkey never solved ... https://t.co/3IfLC6d4kV

Ustad (@Ustad91160176)
4:27pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

“ in Turkey they say spaceman(ET ) they have found people go to see them lock people’s nano so ant can eat”

YoufymeAI (@TheYoufymeAI)
4:27pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @laurapitel: More upheaval at Turkey's central bank as a string of top officials - including chief economist Hakan Kara - are removed fr…

Bessma Momani (@b_momani)
4:27pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

RT @ForeignPolicy: Speaking in Peru on Tuesday, U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton said that the United States was prepared to sanc…

peter (@DAVIDVGOLIATH)
4:27pm PDT - August 8th, 2019