US President Donald Trump has warned that he would devastate Turkey economically if it attacks the US allies in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava). “[We] will devastate Turkey economically if they hit Kurds,” Trump tweeted on Sunday. He signaled of creating a 20-mile safe zone across the Syrian Kurdistan border with Turkey so as to protect the…

The U.S. military has begun to withdraw equipment from Syria, confirmed Thursday a Ministry of Defense official, while the timetable for the return of some 2,000 soldiers deployed in Syria promised by Donald Trump remains unclear. “I can confirm the movement of equipment from Syria. For security reasons, I will not give more details at…

Kurdish forces on Friday called on the Syrian regime to deploy its troops in the areas under its control in northern Syria to help them deal with Turkish threats of offensive action in these areas. This call by the People’s Protection Units (YPG), Syria’s main Kurdish militia, was launched a few days after the surprise…

The President of the United States and his spouse paid an unexpected visit to Iraq, where they congratulated the American Marines on Christmas. This trip, which was the first visit to the war zone in two years of Trump’s tenure, was a response to the anxiety of the subjects who hadn’t seen the president’s “tweets”…

After the Saudi confession, many questions remain open After Saudi Arabia’s confession in the case of the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, killed inside the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul, many questions remained outstanding on Sunday 21 October 2018, to which Riyadh was urged to answer. It was 17 days after his disappearance that Saudi officials…

Saudi Arabia formally admitted on Saturday, 17 days after the events, that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul, a case that had a global impact.vThe confirmation of Khashoggi’s death was relayed shortly before dawn by the Saudi official news agency SPA, which reported the dismissal of two senior Saudi…

After the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, international pressure is intensifying on Saudi Arabia to shed light on this mysterious case. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, on Tuesday for crisis meetings. But Pompeo took a remarkably moderate tone….

Turkish police say audio recording shows Khashoggi murdered Turkish police are reportedly in possession of an audio recording, which allegedly indicates that the missing Saudi dissident journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, was killed and dismembered at the Saudi consulate in the Turkish city of Istanbul It was reported on Monday 15 October 2018 from a senior official…

Saudi Arabia rejects any threat and any attack immediately after the latest developments in the case of Jamal Khashoggi, the journalist who died on October 2 last while he was at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, and says that “no political pressure or false accusation will undermine the stability of the kingdom and its position…