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Iran says US troops in Syria "illogical, source of tension": report

Iran's Foreign Ministry said Saturday that the U.S. military presence in Syria had been "illogical and a source of tension", Iranian state news agency IRNA reported. President Donald Trump has begun what will be a total withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria, declaring Wednesday they have...

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US forces to shut al-Tanf base: rebel commander

US forces to shut al-Tanf base: rebel commander

 (Zaman Al Wasl)- The command of US Army in Syria has informed Jaish Maghawir al-Thawra that it will shut its base in the al-Taf border crossing with Iraq, following President Donald Trump's shock decision to withdraw from Syria on Thursday.  Muhannad Tula'a, Commander of The...

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Trump's Syria withdrawal decided during Erdogan call

Trump's Syria withdrawal decided during Erdogan call

President Donald Trump made the decision to remove the U.S. troops from Syria during a telephone call with his Turkish counterpart, The Associated Press reported Friday. Trump made the decision without consulting his top national security officials and key U.S. allies, The AP reported,...

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Kurdish-led forces in Syria may not be able to contain Daesh prisoners: official

Kurdish-led forces in Syria may not be able to contain Daesh prisoners: official

Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria may not be able to continue hold Daesh (ISIS) prisoners if the situation in the region gets out of control, top Syrian Kurdish official Ilham Ahmed said Friday. Speaking alongside her at a Paris news conference, Riad Darar, co-chair of the Syrian...

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France assures Kurdish-dominated SDF of French support

France assures Kurdish-dominated SDF of French support

French presidency officials met representatives of the Kurdish-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces in Paris Friday and assured them of French support, an Elysee palace official said. Officials from the U.S.-backed SDF met with advisers to French President Emmanuel Macron following...

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Arab tribes in Syria mull action against Kurdish forces

Arab tribes in Syria mull action against Kurdish forces

The Arab tribes in northeastern Syria began to take some measures following the U.S. decision to withdraw from Syria, according to local sources. After the U.S. President Donald Trump announced the withdrawal, the leaders of the Syrian Arab tribes started to take some measures. Syrian...

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Turkey-EU sign €400M protocol to educate Syrians

Turkey-EU sign €400M protocol to educate Syrians

Turkey's National Education Ministry and the EU delegation signed on Thursday a €400-million protocol on the education of Syrians in the country. The protocol is part of the Project of Supporting Integration of Syrian Children to Turkish Education System (PICTES 2). Speaking...

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Syria Kurds say to keep up anti-Daesh fight unless Turkey attacks

Syria Kurds say to keep up anti-Daesh fight unless Turkey attacks

Syrian Kurdish forces said Thursday they will keep fighting Daesh (ISIS) in eastern Syria unless they come under Turkish attack, after their U.S. allies announced their withdrawal. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) stressed they would freeze operations if Turkey attacked, as widely...

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US will also end airstrikes against Daesh in Syria: officials

US will also end airstrikes against Daesh in Syria: officials

U.S. President Donald Trump's order to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria also signifies an end to the U.S. air campaign against Daesh (ISIS), U.S. officials told Reuters Thursday, speaking on condition of anonymity. Trump's surprise decision Wednesday to completely withdraw U.S. troops...

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What the regime wants from Eastern Ghouta women

What the regime wants from Eastern Ghouta women

  The phrase "Occupied Ghouta" sounds contradictory to the truth, for some people, for others it sounds exaggerating the description of the situation in the eastern district of Damascus, which was brought back to the regime’s control last April.  But the insiders and...

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France to maintain participation in Syria, UK says ISIS remains a threat

France to maintain participation in Syria, UK says ISIS remains a threat

Britain has insisted “much remains to be done” in fighting the ISIS group in Syria, amid reports Thursday it was not given prior warning of President Donald Trump's decision to pull out US ground troops. “The global coalition against ISIS has made huge progress,” said a...

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US withdrawal from Syria will spark Daesh revival: SDF

US withdrawal from Syria will spark Daesh revival: SDF

The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said Thursday a White House decision to withdraw from Syria will allow a Daesh (ISIS) revival and threaten the battle in eastern Syria. The Kurdish-led force said pulling U.S. troops and officials out of its region would have "dangerous implications"...

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45 million visits to Zaman Al Wasl and its search engines in 2018: statistics

45 million visits to Zaman Al Wasl and its search engines in 2018: statistics

 (Zaman Al Wasl)- The number of visits to Zaman al-Wasl news site in 2018 has exceeded 20 million visits, while the number of visits in Zaman's search engines has reached about 25 million visits. Also, the number of pages browsed in 2018 in the official newspaper site was...

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No one knows what’s happening with Trump’s Syria decision

No one knows what’s happening with Trump’s Syria decision

President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered the complete withdrawal of America’s 2,000 troops in Syria — a decision that seemed to surprise everyone, including his own administration. And neither the Pentagon nor the State Department seems to have any idea what is supposed to happen...

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Russia praises US decision to pull troops out of Syria

Russia praises US decision to pull troops out of Syria

Russia praised President Trump's decision to start withdrawing American forces from Syria, saying that the move creates hopes for "a political solution." "A milestone story which might evolve from this decision is a real prospect for a political solution," said Russian Foreign Ministry...

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Trump signals US exit from Syria

Trump signals US exit from Syria

 U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday the U.S.-led coalition has succeeded in militarily defeating the Daesh terrorist group, signaling a looming withdraw of forces from Syria. "We have defeated ISIS in Syria, my only reason for being there during the Trump Presidency," Trump...

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30 regime troops killed in surprise attack in Hama: rebel commander

30 regime troops killed in surprise attack in Hama: rebel commander

 (Zaman Al Wasl)- About 30 Syrian regime troops were killed in a pre-dawn attack by rebels in the northwestern province of Hama where Russia and Turkey agreed on a buffer zone in September, spokesman said Wednesday. Jaish al-Izza has attacked the army checkpoints in the al-Masasneh...

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24 million searches in leaked Syrian wanted-list in 2018: Google Analytics

24 million searches in leaked Syrian wanted-list in 2018: Google Analytics

(Zaman Al Wasl)- More than 24 million searches have been made in 2018 by people looking for their names in the leaked wanted list which issued by the Syrian Intelligence and included names of 1.5 mn people, according to Google Analytics statistics. Zaman Al Wasl launched on March 15 a...

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