KURDISH leaders accused Turkey of collaborating with Isis yesterday after the country’s air force killed dozens of militia in Syria and Iraq.
The Turkish military claimed the pre-dawn raids targeted Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants preparing to enter Turkey from...
Wednesday 26th Apr 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
Opposition insists on regime change, not talks
Macron beats Le Pen in tight first round of presidential race
Tuesday 25th Apr 2017
A MEMBER of the European security watchdog OSCE was killed and two injured yesterday when their car hit a mine in Ukraine’s breakaway east.
Two vehicles with six observers from the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe were driving near the village of Pryshyb in...
Monday 24th Apr 2017
THE Syrian Army retook a large swathe of northern Hama province yesterday, building on strategic gains in the area.
Troops captured the town of Halfaya and surrounding villages in Hama from Hayat Tahrir as-Sham (Hetesh) — the latest al-Qaida-led alliance with Western-backed...
Coup enthusiasts behind violence, government reveals
Saturday 22nd Apr 2017
World Bank urged to burn its Bridges
RUSSIA accused Western powers yesterday of abandoning talks on ending Syria’s civil war in favour of backing regime change in the country.
On Thursday, Western delegations to the Hague-based Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) rejected a call from Russia...
Tens of thousands turn out to prevent coup against President Maduro
Friday 21st Apr 2017
TURKISH police raided the office of a trade union website yesterday and arrested its editor for disputing Sunday’s constitutional referendum result.
Labour web portal Sendika.org editor Ali Ergin Demirhan was arrested in the dawn raid and his mobile phone and computer hard drive...