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Erdogan: Turkey launches offensive in northern Syria

Turkey has launched a military offensive in northeastern Syria. President Erdogan said it was targeting Kurdish militant groups, as well as IS. The o...

Erdogan: Turkey launches offensive in northern Syria

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Turkey launches military offensive in northern Syria Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the offensive on the Syrian border is targeting Kurdish militants to dismantle a "terrorist corridor....
18:52, 2019-10-09

Turkey launches military offensive against Kurds in northern Syria Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the offensive on the Syrian border is targeting Kurdish militants to dismantle a "terrorist corridor....
20:12, 2019-10-09

Pence, Pompeo meet Erdogan in Turkey over Syria offensive A US delegation led by Vice President Mike Pence is meeting Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an attempt to veer him away from his military o...
13:20, 2019-10-17

Turkey unleashes offensive against Kurds in northern Syria Turkey has begun an assault on US-backed Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria that could cause intense fighting and a humanitarian disaster. The offen...
00:32, 2019-10-10

Turkey launches military operation in northern Syria President Erdoğan announces start of operation, as explosions reported near borderTurkey has launched a military operation in northern Syria, Preside...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Turkey ‘cannot forget’ letter from Trump about military offensive, Erdogan says Speaking to foreign journalists in Istanbul on Friday, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Turkey would "do what's necessary" concerning the letter "when ...
17:20, 2019-10-18

Erdogan and Putin meet as Syria offensive pummels Idlib Turkey says the Russian-backed Syrian offensive violates a truce deal between Moscow and Ankara. The advance has exacerbated Syria's humanitarian dis...
09:44, 2019-08-27

Trump tells Erdogan in letter: ‘Don’t be a fool’ about Turkish offensive in Syria "I have worked hard to solve some of your problems. Don't let the world down. You can make a great deal," said Trump in the letter....
15:56, 2019-10-17

Erdogan: Turkey to launch military operation in northeastern Syria Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the Turkish army will soon launch a military operation east of the Euphrates in Syria. The region is main...
12:40, 2019-10-05

EU, Germany condemn Turkish offensive in northern Syria Germany and the European Union are among many voices speaking out against the Turkey's military invasion of northern Syria on Wednesday. World powers...
01:56, 2019-10-10

Pence heads to Turkey as Erdogan rejects calls for ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to Turkey to persuade President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to halt his military offensive in northeastern Syria. ...
12:04, 2019-10-16

Trump defends cease-fire in Syria after speaking with Turkey President Erdogan As fighting continued Friday near the Turkish-Syrian border, President Trump defended the temporary cease-fire deal the US cut with Turkey’s Presiden...
19:40, 2019-10-18

Pence will lead delegation to Turkey after Trump tells Erdoğan he wants 'immediate end' to invasion in Syria Vice President Mike Pence said that he would soon be leading a delegation to Turkey and that President Trump spoke with Turkish President Recep Tayyi...
01:48, 2019-10-15

Turkey offensive in Syria forces Russia into a balancing act Russia has been pushing for the Damascus government to regain full control of Syria and for a political solution to the ongoing war there. But Turkey...
21:12, 2019-10-14

Trump pledges to sanction Turkey over Syria offensive Donald Trump has announced sanctions against Turkish officials over Ankara's incursion against Syrian Kurds. On Twitter, the US president also said G...
23:32, 2019-10-14

Divided UN fails to agree on Turkey's Syria offensive Western nations slammed Turkey's Syria incursion at the UN, but the Security Council failed to agree on a statement. Russia says it wants the "illega...
23:08, 2019-10-10

EU offers measured reaction to Turkey's offensive in Syria EU foreign ministers have condemned Turkey's military intervention in northeastern Syria but stopped short of agreeing on a blocwide arms embargo....
15:36, 2019-10-14

US troops in Syria come under fire as Turkey ramps up offensive Turkish artillery has landed near US troops stationed at an observation post in northern Syria. Turkey has continued to intensify its offensive, desp...
03:20, 2019-10-12

Turkey's President Erdogan threw Trump's wild letter threatening him over Syria in the trash Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw away a letter from President Donald Trump in which he warned his counterpart of the consequences of mil...
15:16, 2019-10-17

Turkey’s Syria offensive could spark another catastrophe, warn humanitarians Airstrikes and a ground offensive by Turkey in northern Syria against Kurdish forces have left civilians dead and forced tens of thousands to flee, U...
18:16, 2019-10-11

Turkey's President Erdogan snubbed a meeting with Pence and Pompeo over Syria, and said he will only deal directly with Trump Reuters A US delegation, including Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, went to Turkey on Wednesday to ask its president for...
14:52, 2019-10-16

Trump has handed over Isis fight in Syria, Turkey says, as offensive looms Ankara says military will cross border ‘shortly’, and claims US president gave green light, contradicting US denialsThe Turkish government claimed th...
06:28, 2019-10-09

US warns Turkey of red lines as Syria offensive death toll mounts Senior US official says invasion endangers allies in fight against terror as Turkish president hits back at critics of operationThe US has set down r...
02:28, 2019-10-11

Trump prepares to impose sanctions on Turkey amid Syria offensive On Sunday, Trump said he was listening to Congress, where Republicans and Democrats are pushing aggressively for sanctions action....
03:20, 2019-10-14

Israel stuck in a new Middle East amid Turkey's Syria offensive Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria, facilitated by a withdrawal of US troops, is threatening to rebalance geopolitics in the region. The c...
22:32, 2019-10-15

U.S. and Turkey agree to ceasefire in northern Syria The deal is designed to allow Kurdish forces to withdraw from a designated safe zone on the northern border....
20:40, 2019-10-17

Donald Trump orders sanctions on Turkey and calls for ceasefire in Syria offensive The president is prepared to "destroy Turkey's economy if leaders continue down this destructive path"...
14:52, 2019-10-15

Turkey Syria offensive: 100,000 flee homes as cross-border assault continues Turkish forces faced fierce resistance from Kurdish fighters on the third day of Ankara's offensive in northern Syria, as casualties mounted and the ...
23:40, 2019-10-11

Donald Trump has handed over Isis fight in Syria, Turkey says, as offensive looms Ankara says military will cross border ‘shortly’, and claims US president gave green light, contradicting US denials The Turkish government has claim...
13:04, 2019-10-09

Turkey-Syria offensive: Kurds reach deal with Damascus to stave off assault Agreement to hand over border towns comes after more than 700 Isis affiliates escape campKurdish-led forces in control of north-east Syria have reach...
09:40, 2019-10-14

Trump: US has no stake in Turkey’s fight in northern Syria By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and ROBERT BURNS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that Turkey’s attacks in Syria against Kurdish fig...
20:08, 2019-10-16

Turkey to invade Northern Syria, says White House Press secretary Stephanie Grisham says U.S. troops “will not support or be involved in the operation” and “will no longer be in the immediate area.”...
06:04, 2019-10-07

White House says Turkey will ‘soon’ invade Northern Syria The White House announced Sunday night that Turkey will soon invade Northern Syria while US troops remain on the sidelines. The development raises qu...
07:12, 2019-10-07

The US is preparing to pull its remaining 1,000 troops out of northern Syria as the Turkish offensive against the Kurds moves forward DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the US is "preparing to evacuate" its remaining 1,000 troops in northern Syria, as...
16:32, 2019-10-13

Charity calls on Ottawa to rescue Canadian children caught in Turkey-Syria offensive The group says the children are innocent and have rights as Canadian citizens who should be repatriated....
21:40, 2019-10-10

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer Turkey has pressed ahead with its assault on US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria, forcing thousands of civilians to flee airstrikes and shelli...
14:44, 2019-10-11

Turkey, US work to create buffer zone in northern Syria Turkey and the United States have agreed on the creation of a buffer zone in northern Syria. Details of the agreement remain sketchy, however, and Sy...
00:24, 2019-08-14

As casualties mount in Syria offensive, the move to sanction Turkey gains bipartisan steam in Congress ‘SERIOUS CONSEQUENCES’: Wyoming Republican Rep. Liz Cheney has emerged as one of the most vocal leaders of the growing bipartisan chorus in Congress ...
13:16, 2019-10-11

Trump Makes Sudden, Horrifying Decision to Let Turkey Invade Northern Syria Late on Sunday night, the Trump administration made a surprise announcement that it would pull back its remaining forces in Northern Syria and allow ...
16:13, 2019-10-07

Trump greenlights Turkey’s plan to move against US Kurdish allies in northern Syria BLINDSIDED, BETRAYED: President Trump, overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s immin...
13:48, 2019-10-07

Turkey agrees to ceasefire in northern Syria, says US vice-president Mike Pence Turkey has agreed to a five-day ceasefire in northern Syria, US vice-president Mike Pence has said....
20:08, 2019-10-17

Trump praised Erdogan for a ceasefire in Syria that Turkey says is 'not a ceasefire' President Donald Trump on Thursday praised Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for agreeing to a deal the US is characterizing as a ceasefire in S...
22:24, 2019-10-17

Turkey set to invade northern Syria as US pulls out its forces to leave Kurdish allies behind, White House announces Turkey will soon invade northern Syria while the United States is to remove all of its forces from the area, the White House has said....
07:08, 2019-10-07

'Stain on America's honor': Trump gives Turkey green light to attack US-Kurdish allies in northern Syria Overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, President Trump has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s imminent offensive against U...
19:28, 2019-10-07

Friday’s Daily Brief: Day of the Girl Child, mayors lead on climate emergency, Turkey Syria offensive, new statelessness pledges, extremism in social media Our top stories for Friday: Day of the Girl Child celebrated around the world; city mayors lead on climate fight; humanitarian alarm rising over Turk...
22:16, 2019-10-11

Turkey Syria offensive: 'More than 60,000 flee homes' as heavy fighting continues Turkey has pressed on with its assault in northern Syria for a second day, reportedly causing around 60,000 people to flee their homes and putting ne...
23:20, 2019-10-10

Turkey launches military operation against the Kurds in Syria just days after Trump abandoned them Associated Press Turkey said it began a military operation against Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria on Wednesday, days after the Trump administra...
20:04, 2019-10-09

Turkey's president claims 109 'terrorists killed' as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria Turkey's president has claimed there have been 109 "terrorists killed" as their incursion into Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria continues for a s...
15:00, 2019-10-10

Erdogan says he will never allow vaping, will block e-cigarettes in Turkey Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he will never allow electronic cigarette companies to produce their products in Turkey, urging Turks ...
19:36, 2019-10-20

UN urged to act over 'purge' of Turkey's lawyers by Erdoğan Law Society leads alert over ‘systematic undermining’ of judiciary system and fair trialsTrust in Turkey’s justice system is being undermined by the ...
20:44, 2019-07-18

Northern Cyprus judge acquits two journalists of insulting Erdoğan Press freedom watchdog hails ruling by court in Turkish-occupied territoryPress freedom defenders have reacted with jubilation after a judge in Turki...
20:08, 2019-05-17

Turkey holds thousands in solitary in Erdogan's prisons In Turkey, thousands of prisoners are being held in solitary confinement. Conditions are so harsh that some prisoners consider dying by suicide. Turk...
19:12, 2019-05-07

Erdogan: Turkey not seeking alternatives to ties with West ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey’s decision to purchase Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems does...
17:24, 2019-05-06

Erdoğan says rerun of Istanbul election is 'best step' for Turkey ‘Serious corruption’ occurred and ‘thieves’ must be brought to account, president claimsThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has welcomed a c...
12:40, 2019-05-07

Turkey’s Erdogan claims ex-Egyptian president was killed ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed that former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi did not die of natural causes ...
15:48, 2019-06-19

Turkey's Erdogan pushes for gender segregation in universities In Japan for the G20 summit, Recep Tayyip Erdogan encountered the concept of women's universities. Now he's keen to introduce them in Turkey. The ide...
10:36, 2019-07-08

Trump says his ‘rough love’ led to deal with Turkey’s Erdogan “You would have lost millions and millions of lives. They couldn’t get it without a little rough love, as I called it. I just put out, they needed a ...
22:24, 2019-10-17

Turkey’s Art Scene Makes a Comeback, Under Erdogan’s Shadow Major museums are opening, and the Istanbul Biennial is underway. Just don’t ask about politics....
16:36, 2019-09-19

Turkey’s Erdogan faces challenge in Istanbul poll ISTANBUL (AP) — Polls have opened in a repeat election in Turkey’s largest city where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his political allies c...
08:20, 2019-06-23

Trump’s extraordinary letter to Turkey’s Erdogan: ‘Don’t be a tough guy’ President Donald Trump wrote Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan an extraordinary letter warning him not to be “a tough guy” or “...
02:40, 2019-10-17

Ex-Knick Enes Kanter lashes out against Turkey’s Erdogan Former New York Knick Enes Kanter on Tuesday tweeted out a video highlighting Turkish President Recep Erdogan’s campaign of harassment against him an...
01:20, 2019-10-16

In Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan's power begins to crumble The ruling AKP's loss in Istanbul's local elections was the worst political defeat Turkey's president has ever suffered, and it could be symbolic of ...
18:08, 2019-06-27

Turkey: Erdogan’s party dominance tested in repeat poll ISTANBUL (AP) — Millions of voters in Istanbul go back to the polls for a controversial mayoral election re-run Sunday, as President Recep Tayyip Erd...
10:04, 2019-06-21

‘Nobody is dumping those terrorists on Turkey:’ Erdoğan won’t take custody of ISIS fighters Turkey won’t take custody of Islamic State fighters in northeastern Syria, an adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said amid assault on ...
21:20, 2019-10-16

‘Spoiler': Turkey’s Erdoğan positioned to be Putin ally in NATO Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan could help Russia in multiple ways if he continues to undermine the effectiveness of NATO from within the tran...
06:16, 2019-10-16

How Brexit is playing into Erdoğan’s hands in Turkey | Elcin Poyrazlar Turkey is losing its champion in Europe, just as the president distances himself from the EU – and democracyIn the early hours of 4 October, 2005, Ja...
13:52, 2019-06-05

'Nobody is dumping those terrorists on Turkey': Erdoğan won’t take custody of ISIS fighters Turkey won’t take custody of Islamic State fighters in northeastern Syria, an adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said amid the assault...
21:36, 2019-10-16

The Latest: Turkey’s Erdogan votes in Istanbul mayoral rerun ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey’s re-run election for the mayor of Istanbul. (all times local): 1:35 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip E...
13:16, 2019-06-23

The Latest: Turkey’s Erdogan calls ex-leader Morsi ‘martyr’ CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi’s death during a court hearing (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Turkish Preside...
19:24, 2019-06-17

On torture and imprisonment in Turkey: author Asli Erdogan speaks For four months, Turkish author Asli Erdogan sat behind bars in an Istanbul prison. Now living in exile, she spoke to DW about the political situatio...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Turkey: Erdogan influence bars mayors-elect from office Istanbul, where the mayoral vote is due to be rerun after presidential pressure, isn't the only place where local election results remain contested. ...
14:56, 2019-06-01

Turkish military operation in Syria has started, Erdogan says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that a Turkish military operation into Syria has started. Erdogan said on his official Twitter a...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Pence and Erdogan agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed to a ceasefire in the military offensive in northeastern Syria. Turkey...
20:24, 2019-10-17

Pence, Erdogan reach temporary deal in Syria Vice President Mike Pence and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan cut a deal for a 5-day ceasefire Thursday, in which Turkey will suspend its incursion ...
20:56, 2019-10-17

Erdoğan fires Turkey's bank governor amid ongoing recession Murat Çetinkaya replaced with deputy over alleged refusal to cut interest ratesTurkey has fired its central bank governor as policy differences betwe...
11:32, 2019-07-06

'Leverage in every crisis': Turkey’s Erdogan hints at pursuing nuclear weapons Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan hinted at an interest in acquiring nuclear weapons, telling the United Nations that it is unjust for the weapo...
04:24, 2019-09-25

Turkey's Erdogan: 'Trump assured no sanctions over Russia S-400 missile deal' President Tayyip Erdogan said the delivery of Russian missile defense system would begin in the first half of July. The US previously warned that Tur...
13:48, 2019-06-29

Turkey hails Erdoğan a hero as death toll mounts in border war Kurds and Syrians bear the brunt in a relentless conflict meant to carve out a so-called ‘safe zone’It’s an unusually hot autumn in the plains of sou...
12:20, 2019-10-20

Pressure increases on Turkey's artists as Erdogan targets popular stars Artists and creative professionals are increasingly being targeted by authorities in Turkey. Insults against the president and "terror propaganda" ar...
15:16, 2019-08-02

Erdoğan: I'll let Syrian refugees leave Turkey for west unless safe zone set up Turkey aims to resettle at least a third of the refugees in ‘safe zone’ within Syria, president saysThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has ...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Pence, Erdogan reach temporary ceasefire deal in Syria Vice President Mike Pence and President Tayyip Erdogan cut a deal in Turkey Thursday in which Turkey will temporarily suspend its incursion into nort...
20:08, 2019-10-17

Pence, Erdogan, Kurdish SDF agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the commander of the Kurdish SDF forces agreed to a five-day ceasefire in th...
00:12, 2019-10-18

Erdogan says he won’t meet with Trump to reach Syria cease-fire Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday he will ignore the delegation sent by President Trump to try to reach a cease-fire in Syria but wi...
17:04, 2019-10-16

Pence, Erdogan and Kurdish SDF agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the commander of the Kurdish SDF forces agreed to a ceasefire in the militar...
22:32, 2019-10-17

Erdogan welcomes Putin, Rouhani for Syria peace talks The situation in Idlib was on the agenda for initial, closed-door talks between the Russian and Turkish presidents. Their Iranian counterpart will jo...
16:40, 2019-09-16

Erdogan, Putin, Rouhani hold 'productive' talks on Syria Foreign troops should leave Syria once terrorists are defeated and security reestablished, Russia's Vladimir Putin has said at a peace summit in Anka...
22:00, 2019-09-16

How Istanbul’s mayoral elections are shaping the future of Erdoğan’s Turkey | Sinan Ulgen A controversial overturning of the result has laid the way for a rematch the president’s party cannot afford to loseThe upholding last week of a lega...
11:56, 2019-05-15

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan proposes 'safe zone' for refugees in Syria Turkish president tells UN expanded zone could resettle millions of refugees in TurkeyAn expanded “safe zone” in northern Syria could include as many...
21:32, 2019-09-24

Turkey calls for end to Syrian forces offensive on Idlib ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar is accusing the Syrian government of trying to expand its field of control in Idlib...
19:20, 2019-05-10

Erdogan reverses on Syria cease-fire talks, now says he’ll meet with Pence and Pompeo Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan backed off his his refusal to meet with a delegation sent by President Trump to try to stem the bloodshed in Turk...
17:40, 2019-10-16

100,000 flee as Turkish offensive pushes into Syria Turkey has remained defiant in the face of international criticism, insisting the military will push forward with its incursion. The UN has warned of...
21:44, 2019-10-11

EU ministers consider reaction to Turkish offensive in Syria EU foreign ministers will meet Monday morning to discuss an appropriate response to the deployment of Turkish troops in northeastern Syria. Sanctions...
08:32, 2019-10-14

Russia prepares ‘crushing’ offensive in Syria Russian forces are preparing a military operation to help Syrian dictator Bashar Assad reclaim the last major cities held by rebel forces and terrori...
19:32, 2019-06-10

Syria moves troops towards Turkish offensive The Syrian military is mobilizing soldiers towards the north of the country to face the Turkish incursion. A senior Kurdish politician said governmen...
21:12, 2019-10-13

Syria moves troops toward Turkish offensive The Syrian military has mobilized soldiers toward the north of the country to face the Turkish incursion. A senior Kurdish politician said government...
01:32, 2019-10-14

Germany: Thousands protest Turkish offensive in Syria Thousands of people in Germany expressed their discontent with Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria. More than 10,000 protesters gatherered ...
20:44, 2019-10-12

Turkish offensive triggers exodus of aid workers from Syria EU urges restraint amid warnings that campaign against Kurdish forces will put hundreds of thousands of lives at riskDozens of aid workers have cross...
13:44, 2019-10-10

Rudy Giuliani urged Trump to turn over an exiled Muslim cleric to Erdogan, raising concerns that he was lobbying for Turkey Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, repeatedly pushed Trump to hand a controversial Muslim cleric living in the US over to Turke...
05:24, 2019-10-16

Tens of thousands of civilians flee Turkish offensive in Syria Aid workers also join exodus amid warnings that campaign against Kurdish forces will put hundreds of thousands of lives at riskDozens of aid workers ...
15:48, 2019-10-10

Syria: German-funded health facilities hit in government offensive The Syrian government's Idlib offensive has targeted several health facilities funded by Germany, German officials say. The violence in Idlib has kil...
12:16, 2019-08-23

Turkey's military says it captured a key Syrian border town after an offensive against Kurdish fighters Associated Press/Lefteris Pitarakis Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town Saturday after an offensive against Kurdish fighters....
04:16, 2019-10-13

Trump says he doesn't want any ISIS prisoners to escape during Turkey's offensive, but a new video is said to show just that Stringer / REUTERS A video released by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) reportedly shows prisoners escaping in the aftermath of an attack near Qami...
23:04, 2019-10-11

Kurds, German supporters rally in resistance to Turkish offensive in Syria Turkey's military incursion into northeast Syria is reverberating among Kurds in Germany and their supporters. Germany has the largest Kurdish diaspo...
00:20, 2019-10-20

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria ahead of Turkish offensive US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House had earlier ...
18:00, 2019-10-07

The life of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who survived a coup, bent an entire nation to his will, and owned the US over Syria Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan moved with deadly speed and purpose into Syria after Donald Trump pulled US troops from the country in early ...
18:20, 2019-10-21

Northern Syria: How stable is the ceasefire? Washington and Ankara have agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria, but the deal leaves a lot of questions unanswered. Experts say these will present...
23:32, 2019-10-18

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria ahead of Turkish military offensive US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House had earlier ...
10:12, 2019-10-07

64,000 flee ground offensive on Syria's Kurds as Turks say they have killed 277 militants Turkish ground forces led by 1,000 members of Syrian Arab militias have begun occupying several towns and villages inside the Turkish-Syrian ­border ...
12:44, 2019-10-11

Trump wrote a letter warning Erdogan not to be a ‘tough guy’ over Syria, telling him history will look upon him 'forever as the devil if good things don't happen' Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump threatened Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a White House letter the day after he invaded nort...
00:04, 2019-10-17

US targets al-Qaida militants in northern Syria BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. military says it has struck an al-Qaida leadership and training facility in northern Syria where attacks threatening Americans...
13:44, 2019-07-01

In phone call, Esper urges Turkish defense minister to halt Syria offensive The call came as Turkey continues to launch artillery and airstrikes across the border into a region of Syria that — until this week — was part of a ...
18:12, 2019-10-11

U.S. troops to withdraw from northern Syria, Defense Sec. Esper says U.S. troops were preparing to withdraw from northern Syria Sunday as Turkish forces continued their advance. Hundreds of Islamic State group supporte...
18:48, 2019-10-13

On the frontline as US troops leave northern Syria – podcast Martin Chulov, who covers the Middle East for the Guardian, has spent the past week on the frontline of north-east Syria. He describes the fallout fr...
04:12, 2019-10-16

Trump, Syria and Turkey — Here’s a look at what’s happening Why has the U.S. pulled its troops and why is Turkey entering northern Syria? Here's a look at what's happening....
21:32, 2019-10-08

Trump and Erdoğan risk a resurgent Isis thanks to their recklessness in Syria | Hassan Hassan The terrifying consequences of the president’s sudden decision to withdraw US troops could include a reheating of the civil warFuture historians migh...
14:20, 2019-10-13

Trump defends pulling troops from northern Syria, says he is an ‘island of one’ Trump remained steadfast and defended a move that drew widespread bipartisan criticism that he has endangered stability in the Middle East and risked...
14:56, 2019-10-13

Car bomb in rebel-held northern Syria kills 13 people BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists are reporting that a car bomb in a northern town held by Turkey-backed fighters has killed at least 13, and...
22:44, 2019-06-02

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria In this Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 photo, Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters fire a heavy machine-gun towards Kurdish fighters, in Syria’s nor...
19:52, 2019-10-15

Explosions rock Syria’s northern city of Raqqa, killing 10 BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists are reporting that two explosions killed 10 people in the northern city of Raqqa. The Saturday night blasts...
23:28, 2019-06-01

Trump to withdraw 1,000 troops from Northern Syria as fighting heats up WASHINGTON – President Trump has ordered the withdrawal of remaining US forces in northern Syria to get them out of harm’s way of Turkey’s expanding ...
17:40, 2019-10-13

Euro 2020 roundup: Turkey shock France, Northern Ireland comeback win Artem Dzyuba scores four goals in record Russia winGermany, Belgium and Italy all cruise to victoryWorld champions France slumped to a shock 2-0 defe...
23:44, 2019-06-08

US warns Turkey of 'consequences' of Syria attack The US, Germany and other nations slammed Turkey's Syria incursion at the UN, but the Security Council failed to agree on a statement. Meanwhile, Tur...
22:36, 2019-10-10

Autonomous killer drones set to be used by Turkey in Syria Turkey is to become the first nation to use drones able to find, track and kill people without human intervention, when it deploys them in Syria in a...
17:04, 2019-09-20

Opinion: Take Turkey's threats to invade Syria seriously A Turkish invasion of Syria appears to be imminent. But a new military offensive could have self-destructive consequences for Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ...
13:24, 2019-08-10

Turkey advances troops into Syria despite US sanctions Turkey shrugged off sanctions imposed by the Trump administration and pressed deeper into northern Syria on Tuesday setting up a possible clash with ...
16:00, 2019-10-15

Trump on Turkey-Syria conflict: 'It's not our border' Donald Trump has said that Turkey's military campaign against Syrian Kurds is not Washington's problem. However, he has imposed economic sanctions ag...
22:32, 2019-10-16

Over 100 dead as Turkey continues assault in Syria for a second day Turkish forces continued their military push in northern Syria for a second day as reports said more than 100 people have been killed in the fighting...
15:52, 2019-10-10

Turkish leader rejects Trump's calls to declare ceasefire and halt military offensive in Syria Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected a call from Donald Trump to declare a ceasefire and halt Turkey's military offensive in Syria....
02:44, 2019-10-16

Turkish ground troops have entered northern Syria, defence ministry says Turkish ground troops have crossed the border into northern Syria, its defence ministry has said....
22:04, 2019-10-09

Trump orders US troops out of northern Syria as Turkish assault continues At least 750 Isis affiliates escape after Turkish shellingOpinion: Trump and Erdoğan risk a resurgent Isis Amid growing chaos in Syria, Donald Trump ...
18:24, 2019-10-13

De-escalation of Turkish military operation in northern Syria ‘absolutely essential’ A de-escalation of renewed conflict in northern Syria is “absolutely essential,” the UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday. His comm...
23:32, 2019-10-10

Kurds found out about Trump withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria from Twitter The United States' Kurdish allies learned of President Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops from northern Syria on Twitter....
01:08, 2019-10-13

Civilians ‘must not be a target’, urges UNHCR, following military escalation in northern Syria The scale-up in military operations in north-east Syria has forced tens of thousands of civilians to seek safety, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said ...
19:28, 2019-10-10

Montreal demonstrators protest Turkish military invasion in northern Syria Turkey's military offensive targeting Kurdish militia comes after U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly decided that American troops would not interfe...
21:36, 2019-10-12

U.S. troops start pullout from along Turkey’s border in Syria Kurdish-led forces said American troops began pulling back Monday from positions along the Syrian border ahead of an expected Turkish invasion....
12:00, 2019-10-07

Airstrikes, shelling as Turkey and Kurds clash in Syria Kurdish forces respond to Turkish offensive in Syria, shelling a Turkish border town. Earlier Turkey launched airstrikes and unleashed artillery shel...
15:12, 2019-10-10

Russia and Turkey landgrab 'behind fresh Syria bombardment' Twelve healthcare centres destroyed in bombardment of Idlib provinceRenewed bombardment in north-west Syria that has displaced 200,000 people and des...
07:48, 2019-05-08

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days a...
23:36, 2019-10-14

Trump threatens to ‘obliterate’ Turkey’s economy over Syria President Trump on Monday threatened to “obliterate” Turkey’s economy should the NATO ally do anything “off limits” in ...
19:08, 2019-10-07

Trump pledges to sanction Turkey over Syria incursion Donald Trump has announced sanctions against Turkish officials over Ankara's incursion against Syrian Kurds. He also criticized European allies for n...
00:20, 2019-10-15

Fighting continues on Syria-Turkey border despite ceasefire Artillery fire and ground clashes reported in violation of US-brokered five-day truceFighting is continuing on the border between Syria and Turkey, a...
12:48, 2019-10-18

Turkey’s invasion of Syria is causing a refugee crisis Turkey’s invasion of Syria has created a humanitarian crisis that has displaced hundreds of thousands of civilians as the United Nations is inv...
16:48, 2019-10-15

US troops begin withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria US troops on Monday began pulling out of positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected invasion by Turkey, according to US-allie...
13:20, 2019-10-07

Airstrikes, shelling as Turkey advances against Kurds in Syria Turkish military advance against fighters in northern Syria, launching airstrikes and unleashing artillery shelling on Syrian towns, according to Tur...
11:40, 2019-10-10

Heather Mills launches UK 'vegan northern powerhouse' ‘Plant-based Valley’ could help lead consumers’ transition from ‘cattle culture diet’Climate activists have welcomed the launch in the Northumberland...
15:20, 2019-09-13

Russia-backed Syrian forces enter key city Manbij in northern Syria The strategic city of Manbij has come under Syrian government control after Russia and Syria moved troops into new areas of the city near Turkey's bo...
21:36, 2019-10-15

The US withdrawal from northern Syria creates the perfect conditions for war crimes | Simon Tisdall Erdoğan aims to expel refugees and force Kurdish forces away from Turkey. It will result in enormous damageDonald Trump’s rash and foolish decision t...
19:28, 2019-10-07

Syria: Turkey and US reach deal to manage tensions over Kurds Joint operation centre agreement follows Ankara threats to launch offensive against YPGTurkey and the US have agreed to establish a joint operation c...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Saudi ambassador accuses Turkey of causing chaos in Syria New envoy to UK also says Riyadh is losing confidence in Donald TrumpThe Turkish assault on north-east Syria is a disaster for the region and has den...
08:32, 2019-10-15

In Syria, US fights ISIS, tangles with Turkey, and laments ‘what victory looks like’ THE OTHER WAR: As the United States considers sending up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East to counter Iran, the war in Syria grinds on, with r...
14:16, 2019-05-23

Turkey says its military downed unidentified drone on Syria border The Turkish military claims to have shot down a drone on its border with Syria. It is not known who the drone belongs to....
20:44, 2019-09-29

Trump thought Turkey was bluffing and would never actually invade Syria, report says REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump and senior officials had for the past two years assumed Turkey was bluffing and would never invade nort...
13:32, 2019-10-14

Turkey unleashes airstrikes against Kurds in north-east Syria Trump offers only mild criticism of Erdoğan offensive as civilians flee bombingWhat is happening in north-eastern Syria?Turkey has launched an offens...
22:28, 2019-10-09

Merkel urges halt to Turkey's military incursion in Syria German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for an immediate halt to the fighting in Syria. Clashes between Turkey and Kurdish fighters allowed some 9...
22:20, 2019-10-13

UN chief urges Russia and Turkey to stabilize Syria’s Idlib UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is appealing to Russia and Turkey to stabilize the situation in Syria’s last rebel-hel...
20:32, 2019-06-18

Turkey invasion of Syria targets US ally in fight against ISIS Turkey's incursion into Syria aims to obliterate a main U.S. ally in the fight against ISIS....
23:08, 2019-10-09

Turkey's invasion of Syria set to obliterate key US ally in fight against ISIS Turkey's incursion into Syria is designed to decimate a main U.S. ally in the fight against ISIS....
02:00, 2019-10-10

Protesters in Westminster call on Turkey to end military action in Syria Hundreds of protesters opposed to Turkey's military assault on Kurdish-held northeastern Syria descended on Westminster today....
19:12, 2019-10-13

The US shared intelligence with Turkey that may have helped it target the Kurds in Syria Pool Photo via AP The US provided Turkey with intelligence, including surveillance video and information from reconnaissance aircraft, that may have ...
23:16, 2019-10-10

Russia strikes deal with Turkey on Syria's Idlib, says Putin Leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed on steps to "normalize" the situation in Idlib, where Syrian troops are advancing with Russian air support, Vladi...
05:20, 2019-08-28

British Isis fighters in Syria 'may be freed if US allows Turkey invasion' Policy reversal by Trump raises fears captured militants could escape and return to the UKBritish Islamic State fighters held in north-east Syria cou...
00:04, 2019-10-08

UN Security Council to meet after Turkey strikes against Kurds in Syria The UN Security Council will meet behind closed doors Thursday to address the Turkish military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria....
19:36, 2019-10-09

Fighting continues on Syria-Turkey border as war crimes alleged Artillery fire and ground clashes reported in violation of US-brokered five-day truceFighting was continuing on the border between Syria and Turkey o...
02:52, 2019-10-19

Turkey masses forces on border with Syria, leaving the US between 2 key partners Turkish forces massed along the Syrian border on Tuesday ahead of a long-expected invasion of Kurdish-held territories in the Syria's northern region...
21:40, 2019-10-08

Mike Pence: US and Turkey have agreed to a ceasefire in Syria – video US vice president Mike Pence on Thursday announced that the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, had agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, where Turkey...
23:16, 2019-10-17

Trump says U.S. doesn’t ‘endorse’ Turkey assault on Syria, is ‘bad idea’ “The United States does not endorse this attack and has made it clear to Turkey that this operation is a bad idea,” Trump said in a written statement...
00:44, 2019-10-12

Protesters rally outside White House against Turkey’s actions in Syria Trump has said he does not approve of Turkey's incursion, and his administration said the attack was causing "great harm" in relations between Washin...
02:00, 2019-10-13

Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of violating cease-fire Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey....
17:36, 2019-10-18

Turkey mistakenly bombs US Special Forces in Syria attack The Turkish military shelled U.S. Special Forces during an operation that was an apparent mistake....
22:44, 2019-10-11

Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, but key questions remain unanswered The deal calls for a five-day pause in fighting between Turkish and Kurdish fighters and puts at least a temporary halt to the battle along the Syria...
02:32, 2019-10-18

Russia strikes deal with Turkey on Syria's Iblid, says Putin Leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed on steps to "normalize" the situation in Idlib, where Syrian troops are advancing with Russian air support, Vladi...
23:44, 2019-08-27

Turkey, Russia face conflicts over Syria’s push into Idlib ISTANBUL (AP) — Ankara and Moscow are again facing an escalation of violence in Syria’s last rebel-held territory, a development that puts thei...
08:52, 2019-06-01

Turkey rejects Trump’s demands to halt Syria attack Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday defiantly rejected President Trump’s demand he halt the invasion of Syria and declare a cease...
09:28, 2019-10-16

EU urges Turkey to end Syria military operation after ceasefire announcement EU leaders have offered a cautious response to the ceasefire in northeastern Syria. The bloc called for Ankara to withdraw its troops, saying the ass...
10:16, 2019-10-18

Russia steps in as Turkey defies NATO allies in Syria Russia said it was working to prevent a conflict between advancing Turkish and Syrian government forces on Wednesday, as Turkey’s president defied gr...
12:40, 2019-10-16

Taliban launches 'massive' attack on Kunduz in northern Afghanistan Assault comes as US continues to seek agreement with insurgent group on ending what is America’s longest warThe Taliban have launched a new attack on...
10:16, 2019-08-31

Trump has ordered U.S. troops to leave northern Syria, move south: Defence chief Esper isn't saying how many U.S. troops will leave the north, but he says they represent most of the 1,000 troops in Syria....
16:12, 2019-10-13

Trump slaps sanctions on Turkey as U.S. troops prepare to leave Syria U.S. President Donald Trump said he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs....
00:16, 2019-10-15

Syria war: executions condemned as violence continues ‘on both sides’ of border with Turkey Amid ongoing fighting in northern Syria and disturbing reports that extrajudicial killings have been streamed online, the United Nations and their pa...
18:08, 2019-10-15

Trump authorizes sanctions on Turkey as Syria conflict intensifies – live Mike Pence said Trump has asked Turkey to stop invasion into northern Syria and begin immediate ceasefireSign up to the US briefing and get a new per...
01:20, 2019-10-15

U.S. troops begin to pullout from northeast Syria as Turkey prepares operation U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces said American troops began pulling back Monday from positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected...
13:40, 2019-10-07

The US defense secretary gives US's strongest condemnation yet of Turkey's 'unacceptable incursion' in Syria Reuters Defense Secretary Mark Esper issued the US's strongest condemnation of Turkey's military assault on Kurdish forces in northeast Syria on Mond...
00:20, 2019-10-15

Explosion heard near US military outpost as Turkey fires near Syria base Turkey's Defence Ministry has defended the attack saying it was responding to harassment fire...
00:40, 2019-10-12

Trump's 'great for everybody' ceasefire deal in Syria gives Turkey everything it wants in exchange for virtually nothing Murat Kula/Turkish Presidency via Getty Images US officials who negotiated a ceasefire deal in Syria with Turkey caved in to nearly all its demands, ...
14:36, 2019-10-18

Trump calls for ceasefire in Turkey's Syria strikes, imposes sanctions US President Donald Trump has called for an immediate halt to Turkey's strikes against Kurds in Syria as Washington slapped sanctions on Turkish offi...
07:56, 2019-10-15

Pence, Pompeo lead US delegation pressing Turkey to end bloodshed in Syria A delegation headed by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Turkey on Thursday to press President Recep Tayyip Erd...
15:20, 2019-10-17

Turkey, Kurds continue fighting in Syria despite US-brokered cease-fire Despite a five-day cease-fire the US brokered with Ankara, fighting continued Friday in the northeast Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn at the center ...
16:52, 2019-10-18

Trump calls for ceasefire in Turkey's Syria strikes, pledges sanctions US President Donald Trump has called for an immediate halt to Turkey's strikes against Kurds in Syria, after threatening sanctions against Turkish of...
01:40, 2019-10-15

Turkey willing to help Canada repatriate ISIS members held in Syria, official says A Turkish official told Global News his country was open to working with the RCMP to repatriate Canadian ISIS members....
15:44, 2019-05-21

Syria's Idlib to take center stage in Turkey, Russia, Iran talks The leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran are to meet again to strike a deal over the last rebel-held enclave in Syria. DW provides an overview of the c...
16:00, 2019-09-15

Trump hits Turkey with sanctions over military operation against Kurds in Syria Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump on Monday announced he's hitting Turkey with sanctions over its military incursion into northeast Syria...
22:16, 2019-10-14

Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy and obliterate’ Turkey’s economy over Syria Trump insists that he was elected to wind down U.S. military operations overseas and the moves could always be reversed....
19:32, 2019-10-07

Some fighting reported in Syria-Turkey border town despite ceasefire order Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey and the Turkish town of Cey...
13:48, 2019-10-18

Turkey, Kurdish forces exchange blame as fighting continues in Syria Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as t...
13:36, 2019-10-19

The reason Trump can’t solve Turkey’s Syria problem in a word: Refugees Many critics have assumed that if President Trump forcefully rebuffed Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria in the now-fa...
05:28, 2019-10-18

Turkey says it carried out military strikes targeting Syria-Iraq border Turkey says it has finalized preparations for a military push into northeast Syria, after the United States began pulling back troops....
17:48, 2019-10-08

'It's got a big military': Trump worried Turkey would kill or capture US troops in Syria Turkey did not receive permission to attack key U.S. partners against the Islamic State in Syria, a senior administration official said while explain...
01:36, 2019-10-08

While Turkey-Syria ceasefire appears shaky, Trump lauds it as a success Trump touted a cease-fire agreement that seemed at risk as Turkey and Kurdish fighters differed over what it required and whether combat had halted....
02:48, 2019-10-19

Turkey vows to press ahead with attack on Kurdish-led forces in Syria Syrian Kurds seek Russia talks, and Donald Trump changes tone on US withdrawalTurkey has signalled its intent to press ahead with an attack on US-bac...
18:44, 2019-10-08

Turkey to advance into northeast Syria after strike against supply route in Iraq Turkey said Tuesday it was ready to advance into northeast Syria following an overnight strike against a supply route that linked Syrian Kurds with K...
18:44, 2019-10-08

Trump blasts Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish fighters in Syria President Trump said Wednesday that the US “does not endorse” Turkey’s military attack against Kurdish fighters in Syria – adding that the White Hous...
20:24, 2019-10-09

Turkey launches new gas drillship amid tensions with Cyprus ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey is launching a second drillship that it says will drill for gas off neighboring Cyprus despite European Union warnings to refr...
14:16, 2019-06-20

US forces reportedly leave dozens of 'high value' ISIS prisoners behind as they begin to pull out of northern Syria DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images Violent chaos has engulfed northeastern Syria amid a Turkish invasion after President Donald Trump ordered US tr...
02:04, 2019-10-14

'A big win for Iran and Assad': Lindsey Graham rips Trump decision to pull troops out of northern Syria Sen. Lindsey Graham, a usually staunch ally of President Trump, slammed the president’s sudden decision to withdraw troops from Syria, warning that i...
16:08, 2019-10-07

U.S. troops weigh options for exits in Syria as Trump threatens sanctions on Turkey The Turks began attacks in Syria against the Kurds, longtime U.S. battlefield allies against IS, after President Donald Trump declared U.S. troops wo...
20:48, 2019-10-14

Female Kurdish politician among nine civilians killed by pro-Turkey forces in Syria, observers say Rebels shot at least nine civilians in execution-style killings in Syria, according to Syrian Observatory for Human RightsPro-Ankara fighters taking ...
07:00, 2019-10-13

Turkey defies calls for ceasefire in Syria as U.S., Russia launch diplomatic efforts The Turkish president said the only way the offensive would end was if Syrian Kurdish fighters leave a designated border area “by tonight.”...
16:20, 2019-10-16

Hundreds of ISIS followers escape in Syria amid fighting between Turkey, Kurds Hundreds of Islamic State followers escaped after storming the gates of a detention camp in northern Syria on Sunday after Turkish forces shelled the...
16:36, 2019-10-13

Turkey and Kurdish forces continue fighting in Syria despite US-brokered cease-fire Despite a five-day cease-fire the US brokered with Ankara, fighting continued Friday in the northeast Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn at the center ...
17:36, 2019-10-18

Pence, Pompeo in Turkey to push for Syria ceasefire after Trump dismisses crisis Trump suggested Wednesday that a Kurdish group was a greater terror threat than the Islamic State group....
14:28, 2019-10-17

What life is like on the Syria-Turkey border, one of the world's most tense and dangerous fault lines AP After threatening military incursions into northeast Syria to keep Kurdish forces at bay, Turkey has negotiated a "safe zone" in northern Syria. ...
23:48, 2019-08-21

Kurdish forces mobilize in Syria amid worries Turkey will invade region Kurdish forces allied with the US issued a “general mobilization” call Wednesday in northeastern Syria amid worries of a “humanitarian catastrophe” f...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Trump's rapid Syria withdrawal is making life near the border with Turkey even more dangerous Nazeer Al-Khatib / AFP via Getty Images Turkey and Syria have enjoyed periods of relative calm, but tensions have risen between the two countries and...
20:56, 2019-10-08

Kurdish forces strike a deal with Assad's army as they battle an intensifying Turkish assault in northern Syria Nazeer Al-khatib / AFP) (Photo by NAZEER AL-KHATIB/AFP via Getty Images The Kurdish-led administration in northeastern Syria announced on Sunday that...
05:56, 2019-10-14

Vice President Mike Pence announces cease-fire agreement with Turkey in Syria Pool Photo via AP Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday announced the US had brokered a five-day cease-fire agreement with Turkey, after it launched ...
20:16, 2019-10-17

Turkey's threatened Syria strike puts US-backed forces fighting ISIS in jeopardy Turkey's threats to strike a Kurdish militia in Syria continued even as Pentagon officials met with their counterparts in Ankara in an attempt to ham...
02:52, 2019-08-08

Trump's latest tweets on Syria show he has absolutely no plan to help the Kurds as Turkey boasts about killing over 100 of them Tweets from President Donald Trump on Thursday showed he has no plan to help Kurdish fighters facing a Turkish military incursion in Syria. "I say hi...
17:00, 2019-10-10

Trump reportedly offered to sell F-35 jets to Turkey in exchange for not attacking Kurdish forces in Syria REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump reportedly advised Turkey not to invade northeastern Syria and offered to resume sales of the US's fift...
05:00, 2019-10-10

Trump's abrupt decision to pull out of Syria was reportedly made 'instinctively' at the end of his call with Turkey's president REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Trump's decision to withdraw US forces from northern Syria was prompted by a Sunday phone call with President Recep ...
14:00, 2019-10-08

Trump threatens to 'totally destroy and obliterate' Turkey's economy if it takes 'off-limits' actions in Syria Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump threatened to demolish and obliterate the Turkish economy on Monday if it engages in actions that are "...
19:08, 2019-10-07

Mike Pompeo will join Pence on trip to Turkey in attempt to broker Syria cease-fire Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be joining Vice President Mike Pence in Turkey as part of an effort to broker a cease-fire in Syria....
00:20, 2019-10-16

Trump sends out conflicting signals on Syria, threatens to ‘totally destroy and obliterate’ Turkey’s economy Trump insists that he was elected to wind down U.S. military operations overseas and the moves could always be reversed....
23:04, 2019-10-07

Turkish President Erdogan defies Donald Trump's call to halt Syria action saying 'we don't fear sanctions' President Erdogan today rejected Donald Trump's call to stop Turkey's military offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria as he shrugged off growing...
12:08, 2019-10-16

Two people, including baby, killed in Turkish border town as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria A Turkish civil servant and a nine-month-old Syrian baby have been killed after mortars were fired from Kurdish-held northern Syria into the Turkish ...
16:28, 2019-10-10

Trump: Turkey will face ‘swift, strong, and severe’ sanctions if it doesn't protect religious minorities in Syria President Trump said he warned Turkey it would face economic sanctions if it does not protect religious minorities in northern Syria while it conduct...
04:52, 2019-10-13

Lindsey Graham threatens 'sanctions from hell' and warns Turkey against crossing a 'red line' as it readies for attack in Syria BULENT KILIC / AFP) (Photo by BULENT KILIC/AFP via Getty Images Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of President Donald Trump's staunchest allies, is...
09:48, 2019-10-09

Trump only imposed sanctions on Turkey after advisers explained to him the obvious consequences of letting them invade Syria, report says AP Photo/Susan Walsh US President Donald Trump was told by advisers Monday that his decision to withdraw US forces from northern Syria could strength...
13:04, 2019-10-15

Trump massively undermined Mike Pence's mission to stop Turkey's invasion of Syria, saying publicly that it's none of his business Getty US Vice President Mike Pence is on his way to Turkey to urge President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to stop his offensive on Kurdish fighters in northe...
12:24, 2019-10-17

Turkey's plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn REUTERS/Stringer Turkish threats to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe's doorstep if it is sanctioned or condemned for its military intervent...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Kurdish forces in Syria fear Turkey will launch attacks rapidly to take advantage of 'confusion' caused by Trump's US troop withdrawal plan REUTERS/Murad Sezer Turkey wasted no time in moving troops to key points on its border with Syria Tuesday, in an apparent attempt to mitigate any u-t...
17:56, 2019-10-08

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...
22:20, 2019-10-15

Donald Trump threatens Turkey with 'extremely decimated economy' over Syria Donald Trump has launched a harsh attack on Turkey, threatening to "totally destroy and obliterate" its economy if it takes a planned military strike...
23:44, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson expresses 'grave concern' over Turkey's military action in Syria Boris Johnson has has expressed his "grave concern" over Turkey's military action in northern Syria, Downing Street has said....
23:48, 2019-10-12

Donald Trump condemns Turkey's attack on Syria and says it's 'bad idea' Donald Trump has said the US "does not endorse" Turkey's assault on Syria and has called the operation "a bad idea"....
19:44, 2019-10-09

Donald Trump threatens to 'totally obliterate' Turkey's economy if it does anything 'off limits' in Syria Donald Trump has threatened to "totally obliterate" Turkey's economy if the country does anything he considers to be off limits in northern Syria....
19:16, 2019-10-07

Another wildfire in northern Alberta puts County of Northern Lights on evacuation alert Extremely dry conditions, winds and the advancement of the Notikewin Wildfire lead to residents of another part of northern Alberta being put on evac...
01:56, 2019-05-29

Several northern US states will be treated to a northern lights show this weekend If you live in the United States you don’t often get the opportunity to see the phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to a...
02:16, 2019-08-31

A reporter who dug up a local hero's old offensive tweets was fired for his own offensive tweets Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images The Des Moines Register reporter who came under fire for reporting on a local Iowa hero's old, offensive tweets ...
01:04, 2019-09-30

The Northern Lights Could Be Visible Across the Northern U.S. This Weekend. Here’s How to See the Aurora Parts of the northern United States from Montana to northern New England could get a glimpse of the Northern Lights over Labor Day Weekend, space wea...
21:44, 2019-08-30

US officials are considering pulling nuclear weapons from Turkey, effectively severing the US-Turkey alliance Murad Cezer / REUTERS President Donald Trump has threatened NATO ally Turkey if it crosses a line in the northeast of Syria, where the US is pulling ...
18:00, 2019-10-14

'Are we so weak and so inept diplomatically that Turkey forced the hand of the United States of America? Turkey?!' Associated Press, George Frey/Getty Images Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has walked all over the US in the past few weeks, and President Don...
16:44, 2019-10-18

A day after Trump threatened Turkey with economic ruin, he says Turkey's president will visit the White House REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet at the White House next month...
18:28, 2019-10-08

The Observer view on Syria: Syria’s new horror was foretold. It shames us all | Observer editorial Turkey’s invasion of north-east Syria, faciliated by the withdrawal of US forces, could lead to a resurgence of Islamic StateThe conflict engulfing n...
07:56, 2019-10-13

Opinion: What's next for journalism in the Erdogan era? Journalists have had a hard time in Erdogan's Turkey: initially dismissed from their jobs, hundreds went on to be arrested. Now, they're grappling wi...
18:00, 2019-07-11

Erdogan spokesman: Europeans 'should be thankful to our soldiers' The Turkish and Russian presidents are meeting in Sochi as the five-day cease-fire expires. In a DW interview, Ibrahim Kalin spoke about his country'...
21:16, 2019-10-21

Can Dundar: Turkish democracy will continue despite Erdogan Istanbul's mayoral election will be re-run, following an appeal from the strongman president's party. Exiled journalist Can Dundar gave DW his apprai...
22:00, 2019-05-08

Erdogan and Trump to meet at G-20 summit in Japan ISTANBUL (AP) — A senior Turkish official says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump have agreed to meet on the sidelines of...
18:36, 2019-05-29

All eyes on Erdoğan after opposition's historic win in Istanbul As Ekrem İmamoğlu backers revel in victory, attention shifts to how the president will reactThe last partygoers went home as the sun came up. Across ...
15:48, 2019-06-24

Editor looks to top court acquittal over Erdogan ‘insult’ NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The editor of a Turkish Cypriot newspaper says he believes the supreme court in the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cypr...
14:52, 2019-05-22

What his letter to Erdoğan tells us about Donald Trump US president’s letter to his Turkish counterpart is ‘the product of an amateur’, say criticsWe now know – not that there was ever much doubt – that D...
03:16, 2019-10-18

After loss, Erdogan vows to listen to people’s ‘messages’ ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — In his first public appearance since a crushing defeat in a rerun election for mayor of Istanbul, Turkish President Recep Tayyi...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Germany wary as Istanbul votes under shadow of Erdogan As the re-run elections in Istanbul approaches, Germany — Turkey's top trading partner — has called for fair elections. Why is this election so signi...
19:36, 2019-06-21

Erdoğan faces scrutiny once more as Istanbul goes back to the polls Losing Istanbul for a second time would be embarrassing for the president’s AKP partyMillions of people across Istanbul have returned to the polls fo...
19:04, 2019-06-23

Deniz Yücel: Erdogan let me be tortured in Turkish prison German-Turkish journalist Deniz Yücel says that he was tortured during his near year-long detention in Turkey. In court testimony seen by DW, he hold...
13:24, 2019-05-10

Why Istanbul’s new mayor could be a threat to Turkish President Erdogan Ekrem Imamoglu won the coveted role of Istanbul mayor with a simple slogan: "Everything will be great."...
18:48, 2019-06-25

Mesut Özil breaks Ramadan fast with Erdogan Former Germany national team player Mesut Özil had dinner in Istanbul with Turkish President Erdogan. Özil has addressed the disrespect and discrimin...
19:00, 2019-05-19

Erdogan officiates at footballer Mesut Özil's wedding The German World Cup winner has married the former Miss Turkey, Amina Gulse, at a plush ceremony in Istanbul. His best man was Turkish President Rece...
22:00, 2019-06-07

Putin says he agreed with Erdogan on handling Idlib escalation Leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed on steps to "normalize" the situation in Idlib, where Syrian troops advance with Russian air support, Russia's Vl...
22:08, 2019-08-27

Erdogan on nukes, refugees, Islamophobia — UN live updates President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used his time at the podium to discuss Turkey's 2016 refugee deal with the European Union and global Islamophobia. Rea...
18:00, 2019-09-24

The Latest: Erdogan says Russian defense missiles on track OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the Group of 20 summit meetings in Osaka, Japan (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoga...
05:52, 2019-06-29

Opinion: Erdogan's ego trip buying Russian arms Turkey is determined to buy a Russian air defense system. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan no longer respects NATO. It's a dangerous decision — especia...
18:44, 2019-06-14

Trump’s bizarre, threatening letter to Erdoğan: ‘Don’t be a fool’ The US president vows to destroy the Turkish economy if Syria invasion is not resolved humanelyDonald Trump warned his counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğ...
03:12, 2019-10-17

Istanbul to re-do mayoral election after victory tossed out for Erdogan opponents Istanbul will hold a do-over of its mayoral election on Sunday, after authorities threw out the results of a March victory for opponents of Turkey...
04:52, 2019-06-23

Istanbul election rerun: Polls close in key test for Erdogan Millions of voters in Istanbul returned to the polls to choose a new mayor. The vote is seen as a test for President Erdogan and his AKP, who cried f...
16:32, 2019-06-23

Turkish ex-Prime Minister Davutoglu leaves Erdogan's party Turkish former-Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has resigned from the ruling AKP party, saying he will start a "new political movement." He had already...
13:24, 2019-09-13

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan to visit White House Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan is expected to visit Washington for a meeting with President Trump on Nov. 13, a White House official confirmed to T...
16:24, 2019-10-08

The writing on the wall that could spell disaster for Erdoğan in Istanbul election A shock mayoral win in March led the regime to void elections. Polls suggest a new ballot on Sunday may boost the anti-government voteThe graffiti ap...
22:24, 2019-06-22

Pence and Erdoğan agree on ceasefire plan to allow Kurdish withdrawal Mike Pence strikes deal with Turkish president in AnkaraCeasefire in northern Syria to last five days The Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, ha...
20:36, 2019-10-17

Erdogan has managed the unthinkable: uniting all the other Middle East rivals Turkey’s Syria invasion following US withdrawal of its troops means that all bets are now off in the Middle EastBy invading northern Syria last week,...
14:32, 2019-10-12

Donald Trump’s bizarre, threatening letter to Erdoğan: ‘Don’t be a fool’ President vows to destroy Turkish economy if Syria invasion is not resolved humanely, but brash language and diplomatic missteps draw confusionDonald...
09:08, 2019-10-17

Trump's Nutty Letter to Erdoğan Draws Ridicule from Authoritarians Too Donald Trump sent a baffling letter to president of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who just threw it in the trash....
17:40, 2019-10-17

Erdoğan says Trump's letter showed lack of respect – live Turkish president said he would respond to Trump’s letter telling him not to be a ‘tough guy’ or fool ‘when the time comes’Sign up for the US briefin...
16:40, 2019-10-18

Turkish president Erdogan's bodyguards clash with Bosnian police Bosnian authorities say Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security detail has scuffled with border police at Sarajevo's airport. The guards escorting the Turkis...
20:32, 2019-07-08

Turkish journalist critical of Erdogan government attacked outside home The Yenicag newspaper said columnist Yavuz Selim Demirag was beaten up by about five or six people with baseball bats after appearing on a TV show Fr...
02:36, 2019-05-12

Greek court: 9 jailed ahead of Erdogan visit not terrorists ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek court has cleared of terrorism and criminal arms charges nine people arrested in Athens ahead of a 2017 visit by Turkey...
20:16, 2019-05-15

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to visit White House Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to visit Washington for a meeting with President Trump on Nov. 13, a White House official confirme...
16:44, 2019-10-08

Erdoğan threatens to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish fighters refusing to withdraw Turkey-US deal asks Kurdish forces to vacate designated ‘safe zone’ in northern Syria during five-day ceasefireRecep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Turkish pres...
18:16, 2019-10-19

Meeting between Erdoğan, Pence, and Pompeo back on after Turkish leader said he would not meet them Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he and Vice President Mike Pence will still meet with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan despite Erdoğan casting...
16:48, 2019-10-16

Erdoğan’s loss in Istanbul could transform Turkish politics | Sinan Ülgen The landslide election of Ekrem İmamoğlu as mayor is a huge test for Turkey’s ruling AKPThe opposition candidate Ekrem İmamoğlu’s landslide victory i...
18:52, 2019-06-24

US senator asks Canada to protect Erdoğan critic Kanter during NBA finals Portland Trail Blazers player is an opponent of Turkish presidentBlazers could travel to play Toronto Raptors in finalsThe NBA playoffs have been swe...
22:32, 2019-05-14

Pence and Erdoğan agree on ceasefire plan but Kurds reject 'occupation' Mike Pence strikes deal with Turkish president in AnkaraAgreement appears to cement key Turkish objectivesThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...
23:16, 2019-10-17

'Don't be a dick, OK?' Hillary Clinton tweets parody of Trump Erdoğan letter Former Democratic nominee trolls president by mocking missive sent to Turkish president over Syria invasionDonald Trump is known to many opponents as...
22:56, 2019-10-20

Erdogan reluctant to meet Pence, calls Germany's Maas 'political dilettante' The Turkish president at first insisted he would not meet US officials, but the presidency quickly backtracked on this. He also took aim at Germany's...
21:40, 2019-10-16

Erdoğan has managed the unthinkable: uniting all the other Middle East rivals | Simon Tisdall Turkey’s Syria invasion following US withdrawal of its troops means that all bets are now off in the Middle EastBy invading northern Syria last week,...
11:24, 2019-10-13

Trump’s deal with Erdoğan threatens lives across Europe – and he doesn’t care | Jonathan Freedland From Ukraine to Syria, the US president’s transactional approach to the world around him poses a real threatDonald Trump is set to face impeachment f...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Erdoğan threatens to 'crush the heads' of Kurds if they do not leave buffer zone agreed to in ceasefire Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said he will “crush the heads” of Syrian Kurds if they don’t withdraw from a buffer zone within the five days ...
21:20, 2019-10-19

Hillary Clinton mocks Donald Trump's bizarre letter to Erdoğan with parody JFK note Hillary Clinton appears to have mocked Donald Trump's bizarre letter to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan by tweeting a parody note from the Cold War....
10:24, 2019-10-21

UN says 443 dead and 2,110 injured in Tripoli offensive UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. health agency says 443 people have died and 2,110 have been wounded in violence in Libya’s capital since the hea...
21:28, 2019-05-08

UA Offensive Line Hopes For Big Game TUCSON – Arizona’s offensive line hopes to open up some big holes against Washington this Saturday. Here’s more from our Friday spo...
05:28, 2019-10-19

How To Access Destiny 2’s New Vex Offensive Mode If you have Destiny 2 and can’t figure out how to start the game’s new Vex Offensive, you’re not alone. We were initially vexed, too. (Yes, I’m a dad...
00:32, 2019-10-06

What Jets’ shaky offensive line needs right now The Jets’ offensive line played together in a game for the first time last week. It did not go well. It looked like a group that had not played toget...
05:52, 2019-09-16

This can be Eli Manning’s best offensive line in a decade Leading into the start of training camp (rookies report July 22, veterans July 24) The Post will provide Giants fans with a position-by-position look...
15:44, 2019-06-25

Artist Kehinde Wiley on what to do with offensive art As the nation debates what to do with civic statues that glorify slavery and white supremacy, one artist has a solution. Kehinde Wiley wants more art...
21:44, 2019-10-02

Jets’ offensive woes are nothing to panic over right now Nothing draws an overreaction quite like Week 1 in the NFL, and the Jets’ loss to the Bills on Sunday has gotten plenty of people panicking. Some of ...
00:40, 2019-09-11

Jets need to clean up their messy offensive line When Sam Darnold was informed by Jets head coach Adam Gase on Thursday night that the doctors recommended he not play Sunday in Philadelphia, the qua...
05:40, 2019-10-05

Trump Locates the Most Offensive Possible Take on Puerto Rico President Donald Trump welcomed Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to the White House on Monday, where he used the foreign head of state’s visit to ...
21:44, 2019-07-22

Local shop changes name over offensive language concerns TUCSON – A local Tucson shop recently had to change names because the language could be considered offensive. The name was Creative Tribe. It w...
15:32, 2019-07-03

Jets’ ‘depressing’ offensive line finally comes through Ryan Kalil could feel the difference. “It felt like the first time this season we were able to play fast,’’ the Jets center said. The difference was ...
07:16, 2019-10-14

Kellen Moore is the man behind the Cowboys’ offensive fireworks The Cowboys offense has consistently dominated its opponents through the first three weeks of the NFL season. First-year offensive coordinator Kellen...
19:32, 2019-09-27

The task is clear for the Jets’ offensive line The Jets have a dire need to protect Sam Darnold and open holes to create running space for Le’Veon Bell, and early in training camp it looks as if i...
10:52, 2019-07-27

Yankees sweep Red Sox in London with another offensive barrage LONDON — If MLB and England invite the Yankees back for a second look they undoubtedly will listen to the pitch. Aaron Boone, Brian Cashman and...
20:44, 2019-06-30

Jets offensive line saga somehow reaches new low PHILADELPHIA — Sam Darnold’s spleen saved the rest of his body. Despite facing an Eagles pass rush which had recorded a league-low three sacks throug...
07:24, 2019-10-07

Bella Hadid apologises for 'offensive' photo Model Bella Hadid says sorry as people take offence of a photo showing her boot facing Middle East aircraft...
15:28, 2019-06-18

Germany's von der Leyen begins EU charm offensive The German defense minister was grilled by Green, Socialist, and free-market liberals as she faces an uphill battle to secure the European Commission...
18:56, 2019-07-10

Elizabeth Warren Is Going on the Offensive for Abortion Rights Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren put up a detailed policy proposal on Medium before any of us woke up thi...
16:28, 2019-05-17

“Mondays with Sumlin”: Talkin’ UA Offensive Line TUCSON – At this week’s “Mondays with Sumlin”, the University of Arizona football coach had high praise for the Wildcat Offen...
07:12, 2019-10-08

Instagram will ask users to rethink posting something offensive Instagram will ask users to think again if they are about to post something that could be considered offensive and early tests suggest it could work,...
15:04, 2019-07-09

Cubs investigating fan’s ‘offensive’ hand gesture CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs say they are investigating a fan using what appeared to be an offensive hand gesture associated with racism behind a ...
09:36, 2019-05-08

Trudeau says offensive posts made by N.S. candidate ‘unacceptable,’ but will allow him to run During a campaign stop Sunday, Trudeau said the​ social media posts were "unacceptable," but that he was pleased that Jaime Battiste has apologized "...
22:12, 2019-10-06

Another Offensive Border Patrol Facebook Group Surfaces What is it about Customs and Border Protection agents and their fondness for sharing offensive content in private Facebook groups?...
22:32, 2019-07-06

The Giants’ brutal offensive line assessment: ‘It sucked’ The damage was already done by the time right guard Kevin Zeitler found out just how bad it got for the Giants offensive line Sunday. In a 27-21 loss...
06:52, 2019-10-21

Sunnyside scores vs. Cienega on offensive 1st play of game TUCSON – Sunnyside High School’s football team scored on their first offensive play of the game. Jose Acosta took the pass and sprinted d...
05:32, 2019-10-05

Syrian troops expand offensive despite calls for calm BEIRUT (AP) — Syria activists and media say government forces are expanding their ground offensive in northwestern Syria, pushing into the last rebel...
15:48, 2019-05-11

The Latest: Ocasio-Cortez responds after offensive video FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California team apologizing for offensive video showing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (all times local): 6:20 p...
04:36, 2019-05-29

Afghan forces repel Taliban's Kunduz offensive The Taliban launched a failed offensive to capture Kunduz, a strategic city in northern Afghanistan. Even as it negotiates a peace deal with the US, ...
21:00, 2019-08-31

Mets finally seeing Todd Frazier become an offensive force LOS ANGELES — Todd Frazier was incredulous it took until his latest blast, earlier this week, for somebody to ask about his tradition of pretending t...
11:32, 2019-05-30

How Joe Burrow became the answer to fans' prayers and LSU's offensive nightmare Burrow is the right quarterback for the right time at LSU, and he's doing wonders for the Tigers...
16:16, 2019-10-10

UA Offensive Lineman Burrola hopes Cats improve TUCSON – U of A sophomore lineman Edgar Burrola talks about the Wildcat football motivational “word of the week” from Coach Kevin S...
07:04, 2019-09-04

Jimmy Carr criticised over 'offensive' dwarf joke Jimmy Carr has been criticised by a charity for telling an "offensive" joke about dwarfism and abortion during his current stand-up tour....
11:56, 2019-06-21

‘Trump’ license plate rejected in Sweden for being offensive Talk about drunk texting. A Swedish man’s application for a vanity license plate reading “TRUMP” has been denied. Marcus Saaf told the Aftonbladet ne...
16:40, 2019-09-10

Jets can’t find answers to offensive line woes One of the biggest issues the Jets have to solve before they take the field again in two weeks is what’s going on with the offensive line. The unit w...
07:28, 2019-09-24

Wilson Ramos finally provides offensive punch for Mets WASHINGTON — The manager, he had a premonition. He had a feeling, a sense, and he was armed with some handy factoids to back it all up. This was arou...
09:40, 2019-05-15

CFL Draft 2019: Toronto Argonauts take offensive lineman first overall The CFL draft's number one pick went to the Toronto Argonauts, who selected offensive lineman Shane Richards out of Oklahoma State....
03:44, 2019-05-03

Offensive line is turning into Giants’ saving grace Did that not look better? The Giants did not come close to winning in Week 1, but there is no doubt they have put together a far upgraded product on ...
03:32, 2019-09-11

The Jets’ biggest offensive weakness is easy to find FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Jets’ offense has plenty of issues right now, but the biggest one is obvious — the offensive line stinks. The line could not ...
15:16, 2019-09-23

Jets’ patchwork offensive line didn’t have a chance Their quarterback may have been seeing ghosts, but the lights never came on for the Jets’ offensive line, either. It was a patched-up unit that took ...
06:32, 2019-10-22

Amazon Stock & The Offensive Lineman of Elliott Analysis See how Jeffrey Kennedy anticipated the December turn higher in Amazon, and the still-higher rally in March and April....
20:44, 2019-05-07

UK’s Prince Charles visits Germany on 4-day charm offensive Britain’s Prince Charles is visiting Germany on a four-day charm offensive during which he will stress the two European countries’ close ties...
15:00, 2019-05-07

That Time Dave McKenna Played Offensive Tackle Our beloved colleague Dave McKenna tells good stories. He’s done a lot of cool shit, met many weird people in weird ways, and had his run-ins with th...
22:32, 2019-05-15

Al-Jazeera suspends two journalists over 'offensive' Holocaust report Images of the persecution of Jews accompanied narration asking ‘why is there a focus only on them?’Al-Jazeera suspended two journalists on Sunday ove...
05:04, 2019-05-20

Padres-Rockies offensive show ends in least fitting way possible DENVER — In a historically high-scoring series, the outcome was decided by a pinch-hitting pitcher. On a bases-loaded walk, no less, off a starter wh...
06:28, 2019-06-17

The most troubling part of Jets’ offensive line issues Jets offensive line coach Frank Pollack looks like he has not been sleeping much lately. Besides head coach Adam Gase, there may not be a coach with ...
23:28, 2019-09-24

Terry Bradshaw apologizes for offensive comments about Ken Jeong Former NFL quarterback and sports commentator Terry Bradshaw managed to stick his foot in his mouth twice in the span of mere seconds during the Fox ...
17:48, 2019-05-14

Giants’ revamped offensive line is Eli Manning’s last hope No one can accuse the Giants and their general manager, Dave Gettleman, of accepting the status quo with their offensive line. The group Gettleman in...
06:04, 2019-05-20

Jets’ offensive-line chemistry a huge concern for Week 1 Highlights from the Jets practice on Monday: Something good This was Le’Veon Bell’s strongest practice of the summer. The running back received a hea...
02:04, 2019-08-13

Danny Baker fired by BBC over ‘offensive’ royal baby ape tweet Other broadcasters show support for Baker’s sacking over post about royal baby, ArchieThe broadcaster Danny Baker has been fired by BBC Radio 5 Live ...
16:52, 2019-05-09

'A second Trump': Bolsonaro's offensive rhetoric adds to Brazil's discomfort Supporters say his tendency to speak freely is sincere – but detractors call it a PR disasterHe parleyed his way to Brazil’s presidency with a vote-w...
07:28, 2019-08-19

Julie Chen confronts 'Big Brother' contestant over offensive comments After 'Big Brother' contestant Jack Matthews was evicted from the house on Thursday night's live episode, he sat down with host Julie Chen to discuss...
19:52, 2019-08-09

Emmerdale actress fired over offensive tweets she wrote six years ago Shila Iqbal has apologised and said she has "paid the price" after being fired from Emmerdale over offensive tweets she wrote six years ago....
22:44, 2019-04-11

2020 Audi RS6 Avant kickstarts new performance product offensive Most of the bodywork is bespoke. Audi says 0-62mph takes 3.6sec Five hot new Audis will follow in the 591bhp wake of the super estate later this ye...
01:00, 2019-08-21

Trump claims Kurds are 'no angels' as he praises Turkish offensive President’s assertion undercuts US mission to Turkey aimed at urging Erdoğan to halt offensiveDonald Trump has hailed his decision to withdraw US tro...
20:32, 2019-10-16

Liverpool report offensive ‘Hillsborough chants’ to Football Association The Football Association is to investigate complaints that Manchester United’s Women’s Super League victory over Liverpool was marred by offensive ch...
01:12, 2019-09-29

UN reports 400,000 Syrians displaced since Idlib offensive started in April The UN says there has been a "dramatic escalation" in violence since Syrian forces started an operation to retake Idlib province. Human rights chief ...
17:36, 2019-07-26

'SNL' fires Shane Gillis due to 'offensive, hurtful and unacceptable' comments "Saturday Night Live" fired one of its most recent hires, Shane Gillis, after videos surfaced in which he used gay and racial slurs, and made other d...
00:20, 2019-09-17

Liverpool's Harvey Elliott 'truly sorry' for offensive Harry Kane video Teenage winger apologises after clip circulates onlineElliott impresses in 3-1 comeback victory over LyonLiverpool’s new 16-year-old Harvey Elliott h...
02:12, 2019-08-01

Boston arts museum bans 2 visitors for offensive language BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has banned two visitors and vowed to change protocols for guards after minority middle school studen...
02:04, 2019-05-25

Jets’ offensive ineptitude gets worse in humiliating Eagles loss PHILADELPHIA — Imagine where the Jets would be without an offensive mastermind. The Jets remain winless four games into the Adam Gase Era, with Sunda...
22:48, 2019-10-06

Adam Gase: Jets’ rusty offensive line will be just fine Adam Gase said he isn’t concerned about the offensive line’s lack of reps together entering the Jets’ regular-season opener. The unit began practicin...
12:00, 2019-09-07

Kelvin Beachum injury could be hit to Jets’ offensive-line depth While the Jets are waiting for their newest offensive lineman to take the field, they watched another key one limp off the field Friday, when left ta...
09:00, 2019-08-03

Kurds reach deal with Damascus in face of Turkish offensive Agreement to hand over border towns comes after more than 700 Isis affiliates escape campMore than 700 people with links to Islamic State have escape...
22:16, 2019-10-13

Democratic debate 2019: Julian Castro goes on offensive against Biden HOUSTON – Julian Castro went on offense Thursday night and accused Vice President Joe Biden of being forgetful and not living up to the healthcare as...
03:48, 2019-09-13

UCLA upsets Washington State in wild offensive bonanza PULLMAN, Wash. — Dorian Thompson-Robinson threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Demetric Felton with 1:07 left in the game as winless UCLA overcame a 32-...
09:52, 2019-09-22

Injuries piling up on Jets offensive line in time for Patriots The Jets’ offensive line is seemingly holding on by a thread. Left guard Alex Lewis did not participate in practice and was listed with a neck injury...
01:56, 2019-10-19

Adam Gase hints at shake-up of Jets’ offensive line Jets coach Adam Gase sounds like he is considering some changes along his offensive line. The line has been terrible in the Jets’ first three games a...
06:00, 2019-10-01

49ers sign offensive tackle Joe Staley to 2-year extension SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed offensive tackle Joe Staley to a two-year extension that will keep the longest-tenured pl...
07:04, 2019-06-06

Daniel Jones’ speed gives Giants’ offensive coordinator options Mike Shula isn’t running to dig up the old plays he used to call when he was with the Panthers and his quarterback was Cam Newton, but with rookie Da...
11:16, 2019-06-06

Dems seize offensive against Trump after detention center outrage Democrats in Congress think they finally can beat Donald Trump on immigration.Senior Democrats this week leapt into the debate over border policy — l...
00:24, 2019-07-04

UK waste firm exported 'offensive' materials including used nappies Biffa Waste Services found guilty of exporting unsorted waste to China it said was paperOne of the UK’s biggest waste firms has been convicted of sen...
19:08, 2019-06-25

NDP Brampton-Centre candidate apologizes for offensive tweet from 2012 "I deeply regret the hurtful and wrong comment I made on social media ... I apologize unequivocally," Jordan Boswell said in a statement....
23:48, 2019-10-17

Kentucky BBQ restaurant slammed for 'LGBTQ' shirts deemed offensive Belle's Smoking BBQ in Kentucky is facing serious blowback after some of their merchandise has been deemed inappropriate and offensive to the LGBTQ c...
17:44, 2019-04-19

Trump goes on offensive over Biden and Ukraine as Schiff ponders impeachment Whistleblower scandal swirls over WashingtonBiden strikes back at Trump over corruption claimsTrumpworld went on the offensive on Sunday, over what t...
16:28, 2019-09-22

Ed Sheeran's label boss Ben Cook steps down over 'offensive' Run DMC costume Ben Cook steps down as president of Atlantic Records after dressing up as a member of Run DMC....
12:44, 2019-10-16

Mike Remmers, Kevin Zeitler looking to solidify Giants’ offensive line When Hal Hunter looks at the right side of his offensive line, the Giants position coach sees a serious, workmanlike tandem on the field and a split ...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Jets hire former Steelers star Hines Ward as offensive assistant The former Pro Bowl receiver and Super Bowl MVP has landed his first full-time NFL coaching gig...
04:44, 2019-09-03

Adidas social media campaign backfires after racist and offensive tweets Adidas newest social media campaign was met with widespread backlash after the sports brand accidentally tweeted racist and offensive phrases and slo...
01:24, 2019-07-03

Phoenix cops’ offensive Facebook posts lead to misconduct investigation PHOENIX (KPNX) — Declaring her “shock” at Phoenix police officers’  inflammatory posts on Facebook, Police Chief Jeri Williams said...
05:08, 2019-06-06

Illinois Republicans remove offensive Facebook post about ‘Jihad Squad’ Republican County Chairmen’s Association president sorry for ‘unauthorized’ post that insulted four Democratic congresswomenAn Illinois Republican gr...
16:52, 2019-07-22

'Offensive' poem about Condoleezza Rice stokes New Hampshire verse rift Governor drops nominee over sexually suggestive poemDaniel Patrick Moran was published by Asinine PoetryNew Hampshire governor Chris Sununu has aband...
23:28, 2019-07-20

Teen cheerleader appeared in ‘deeply offensive’ blackface video: district A high school cheerleader in California posted a “deeply offensive” video online of herself in blackface spouting a racial slur, school officials hav...
21:08, 2019-06-04

Pope decries 'offensive words' against indigenous people's feathered headgear Pontiff was ‘pained to hear a sarcastic comment’ at special Amazon synod and says indigenous feathers are the same as Vatican hatsPope Francis has de...
17:40, 2019-10-07

Metro FM apologises for offensive Miss South Africa Twitter poll Metro FM has apologised for a now-deleted Twitter poll asking fans if newly crowned Miss South Africa Zozibini Tuniz was "stunning," "just ok" or the...
12:12, 2019-08-12

'The View' slams Kyle Kashuv over offensive texts: 'He could go to Trump University' "The View" co-hosts ripped Parkland student Kyle Kashuv for racist, misogynist, and anti-Semitic texts he wrote in a chatroom when he was 16 that led...
00:20, 2019-06-19

Daniel Jones named NFC Offensive Player of the Week after Giants debut Danny Dimes is already getting an award. Daniel Jones was named NFC Offensive Player of the Week on Wednesday morning after leading the Giants to a 3...
15:16, 2019-09-25

ISIS will target Christians in annual Ramadan offensive, think tank predicts The Islamic State will target Christians as part of the terrorist group's offensive during the upcoming Islamic holy month of Ramadan, a new report p...
06:24, 2019-05-04

Group of ex-Farc rebels announces offensive despite 2016 peace deal Former commander accuses Colombia’s government of betrayal in video posted onlineA group of former rebels from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colo...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Dolphins offensive coordinator: Josh Rosen isn't starting because he's 'still learning the offense' The former first-round pick arrived in Miami in late April, about a month after Ryan Fitzpatrick...
21:40, 2019-09-04

Giants offensive line makes Daniel Jones’ life miserable The Giants offensive line had an opportunity to make a statement Sunday against the Vikings’ vaunted front-seven. But their effort in a 28-10 loss at...
01:28, 2019-10-07

Michigan Beauty Queen Ousted Over ‘Offensive’ Twitter Posts, Officials Say Kathy Zhu, a supporter of President Trump, was stripped of her title because of comments about African-Americans and Muslims....
18:32, 2019-07-21

UN Security Council condemns Taliban offensive as a blow against ‘sustainable peace’ The United Nations Security Council has condemned the announcement by Taliban militants in Afghanistan of its spring offensive, saying it will result...
18:16, 2019-04-16

Giants bringing in Mike Remmers to finish offensive line rebuild The Giants appear to have found the final piece to their offensive line puzzle. Big Blue and Mike Remmers agreed to a deal in principle, NFL agent Br...
23:08, 2019-05-11

Cubs indefinitely ban fan who used offensive hand gesture behind Doug Glanville at game A fan can be seen making the 'OK' symbol with his hand on a May 7 broadcast of the Cubs' game...
18:32, 2019-05-09

Jets In Feud With Offensive Lineman Refusing To Play Through Shoulder Injury Two doctors have told Jets offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele that he needs surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder, Osemele says. But the Jet...
17:48, 2019-10-19

IHOP ultrasound pic of pregnant belly full-o-pancakes: Funny or offensive? IHOP posted an ultrasound photo of a pregnant uterus full of pancakes to wish moms a Happy Mother's Day. People found the post offensive.  ...
00:12, 2019-05-14

Homeowner censors Halloween decoration after HOA found the mooning pumpkin man offensive A man in Georgia is getting some serious side-eye from his homeowner’s association for a very cheeky Halloween display....
21:28, 2019-10-16

Cubs may permanently ban fan who used potentially offensive hand gesture behind Doug Glanville at game A fan can be seen making the 'OK' symbol with his hand on a May 7 broadcast of the Cubs' game...
21:20, 2019-05-08

Patriots land center in trade with Bills, their third deal for an offensive lineman this week After losing their starting center, the Patriots are adding even more depth at the position...
20:08, 2019-08-30

Travis Kelce got caught on camera shoving his offensive coordinator, says he immediately regretted it The Chiefs tight end took out his frustrations on his offensive coordinator during Kansas City's Week 5 loss...
23:52, 2019-10-10

Jets In Feud With Offensive Lineman Refusing To Play Through Shoulder Injury [Update] Two doctors have told Jets offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele that he needs surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder, Osemele says. But the Jet...
01:00, 2019-10-20

Dolphins Fire Offensive Line Coach Less Than One Full Week Into Training Camp Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores sure didn’t need long to determine he’d put the wrong man in charge of coaching his offensive line. Pat Flaher...
01:48, 2019-07-30

Harvard Lampoon apologizes for ‘deeply offensive’ Anne Frank bikini image The Harvard Lampoon has apologized for printing a sexualized image of Anne Frank in its latest issue, insisting that it denounces “all forms” of anti...
17:00, 2019-05-15

Women's football welcomes fans but must prevent offensive chanting | Suzy Wrack The WSL wants better atmosphere at games but must make sure that what happened at United v Liverpool is not repeatedGrowth brings change. It is inevi...
14:28, 2019-10-01

Dillian Whyte urges Anthony Joshua to 'be on the offensive' in Andy Ruiz rematch Joshua lost his unified heavyweight titles in a monumental upset back in June and will bid to snatch them back from Ruiz on December 7...
23:00, 2019-10-09

Jets acquire Alex Lewis from Ravens as offensive line rebuild continues Jets general manager Joe Douglas continued to address depth on the offensive line Monday by swinging a trade with the Ravens for guard Alex Lewis. Th...
21:28, 2019-08-05

LSU vs. Florida score, takeaways: No. 5 Tigers outlast No. 7 Gators in surprising offensive shootout LSU-Florida games are usually SEC defensive affairs, but the Tigers and Gators traded blows Saturday night...
06:44, 2019-10-13

Russia has tripled military presence in Crimea for 'possible offensive operations' against Ukraine, says intel report Russia has nearly tripled its military manpower in Crimea since illegally annexing the peninsula in 2014, an intelligence report says, in preparation...
20:32, 2019-08-07

Arsenal and Valencia investigating Nazi salutes and condemn offensive gestures made by away fans Arsenal are working with Valencia to track down supporters who taunted home fans with Nazi salutes during last night's game....
15:28, 2019-05-03

RHONY's Sonja Morgan and Dorinda Medley Apologize for "Offensive Comments" About Transgender Model Sonja Morgan and Dorinda Medley have apologized for the "offensive comments" they made about transgender model Yasmine Petty and RuPaul's Drag Race a...
22:28, 2019-09-11

Giants offensive coordinator Mike Shula says Daniel Jones has 'capability' to start Week 1 Eli Manning is expected to be the starter, but at least one Giants coach thinks Jones will be ready by Week 1...
00:20, 2019-05-09

Carson Wentz reacts to Eagles offensive line's 'Body Issue' shoot: 'I'm shocked' It doesn't sound like the Eagles quarterback will ever be featured in any revealing photos...
23:36, 2019-09-06

Bears' Mitch Trubisky sees no offensive 'breakthrough' in Week 3 dominance over Redskins, looks to 'keep growing' The third-year QB has taken a lot of heat for his play lately, but turned on the A/C when he took on the Redskins...
16:44, 2019-09-24