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A Most Troublesome Partner in War or Peace

A Most Troublesome Partner in War or Peace

    By Sigrid Weidenweber Perhaps you noticed the two articles about Turkey and its leader Erdogan in the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, November 14, 2019, and noticed that both articles expressed troubling observation. The first article by Vivian Salma and Michael Gordon was headlined Trump-Erdogan Meeting Yields Little Progress. President Trump, desperate to […]

Erdogan is a Bigger Evil to the Kurds Than Syria’s Al-Assad

Erdogan is a Bigger Evil to the Kurds Than Syria’s Al-Assad

    By Sigrid Weidenweber We all remember Bashar al-Assad’s poison gas attacks on the Kurdish population during President Obama’s governance.  They were the poison killings, driving Obama to draw the famous red line, which al-Assad promptly crossed and poisoned some more. The world was aghast that such dastardly implements of war, forbidden by the […]

Pence, Pompeo Secure Ceasefire In Syria During Turkey Trip

Pence, Pompeo Secure Ceasefire In Syria During Turkey Trip

  AMBER ATHEY WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT . Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo successfully secured a ceasefire agreement with Turkey on Thursday, meaning Turkish forces will permanently suspend military operations in northern Syria after allowing Kurdish troops leave the region. Pence and Pompeo traveled to Turkey to meet with President Erdogan after […]

Senate Kills Amendment To Directly Arm Anti-ISIS Force

Senate Kills Amendment To Directly Arm Anti-ISIS Force

Kurds retake Kobani – Serious blow for ISIS

On January 30, buy 2015, dosage ISIS issued a video in which it admitted, medicine for the first time, that its fighters had retreated from Kobani (Ayn al-Arab) in northern Syria, and that control of the city had been retaken by the Kurdish forces. Two operatives who fought in Kobani admitted that ISIS forces had […]