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Section: Middle East

      Turkey’s message to Russia is clear
      Feb05

      Turkey’s message to Russia is clear

      At dawn on Monday, Syrian regime forces targeted a Turkish observation post in the Idlib governorate, killing eight Turkish citizens, one of them a civilian. The Turkish army responded immediately to the attack, explained Defence Minister Hulusi Akar, and bombed 54 targets belonging to the regime, killing 76 Syrian soldiers. This escalation...

      Turkey’s Erdogan pledges $200m to Ukraine army
      Feb05

      Turkey’s Erdogan pledges $200m to Ukraine army

      Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected Russia’s annexation of Crimea and pledged to support the Ukrainian army with $200 million, Lebanese Al-Akhbar newspaper reported yesterday. The paper said the Turkish president is retaliating for the killing of seven Turkish soldiers in Syria’s Idlib by regime forces which are...

      Trump heading to acquittal in U.S. Senate impeachment vote on Wednesday
      Feb05

      Trump heading to acquittal in U.S. Senate impeachment vote on Wednesday

      Four months after Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives launched a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, the Senate is poised Wednesday to acquit him on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. …read more Source:: The Daily...

      Building an EU-UK special relationship
      Feb04

      Building an EU-UK special relationship

      The European Union has lost one of its most important member states. The United Kingdom accounted for around one-sixth of the EU’s population and economy. Without it, the EU will still be one of the world’s premier economic powers, but it will suffer a loss of dynamism. Still, there is hope for a fruitful, co-operative EU-UK...

      Turkey, Russia can tackle Syria escalation ‘without anger’
      Feb04

      Turkey, Russia can tackle Syria escalation ‘without anger’

      President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday Turkey and Russia should resolve differences over the conflict in Syria’s Idlib without anger, after a deadly flare-up in violence challenged the fragile cooperation between Moscow and Ankara. The two countries support opposing sides in Syria’s nearly nine-year war, as well as in Libya’s...

      Iran: Hassan Rouhani Knew About Downing of Plane Immediately
      Feb04

      Iran: Hassan Rouhani Knew About Downing of Plane Immediately

      By Pooya Stone Ukraine’s TSN television channel has broadcast an audio file that proves the Iranian government knew immediately about the missile strike that downed Ukrainian International Airline flight 752 as it left Tehran and killed all 176 passengers and crew, and more importantly that the government’s top officials tried to...

      Iran to continue working with other countries on Ukraine investigation
      Feb04

      Iran to continue working with other countries on Ukraine investigation

      ; …read more Source:: The Jerusalem...

      Russia-Turkey tensions play out in media following deadly Syria clashes
      Feb04

      Russia-Turkey tensions play out in media following deadly Syria clashes

      Russia-Turkey tensions play out in media following deadly Syria clashes Antagonistic articles have followed a breakdown in Ankara-Moscow relations and Syrian government forces’ killing of eight Turkish soldiers Ragip Soylu Tue, 02/04/2020 – 13:35 Turkish and Russian military vehicles return following a joint patrol in northeast Syria...

      Ukraine’s last planned plane from China to arrive in Kiev
      Feb04

      Ukraine’s last planned plane from China to arrive in Kiev

      ; …read more Source:: The Jerusalem...

      Iran to stop providing information on Ukraine Airlines crash
      Feb04

      Iran to stop providing information on Ukraine Airlines crash

      Iran announces end of cooperation with Ukraine authorities on crash investigation, blames decision on leak of secret recording. …read more Source:: Arutz...