Syria Warns that Tunisia May Be Turkey’s Next War Front

Rick Rozoff From the Syrian Arab News Agency. The Turkish press is full of “preparatory” reports laying the groundwork for military intervention in Tunisia: here and here and here. This is as Turkey grows more aggressive by the day in Cyprus, Syria, Libya, Iraq, the South Caucasus and the Black Sea/Ukraine. Syria strongly condemns Turkish…

Velvet Glove, Iron Fist: Turkish Power Projection in Three Continents

Rick Rozoff Turkey’s soft power laid ground for risk-taking, military gains, former U.S. colonel says “We see a pattern of diplomatic engagement; diplomatic engagement breeds the commercial activity, the commercial activity breeds the military cooperation, and the military cooperation leads to industrial exchanges and in some cases defence and industrial cooperation,” [retired U.S. Colonel Rich]…

Syria Condemns Turkish Regime’s Interference in Tunisian Affairs

28 July، 2021 Damascus, SANA Syria strongly condemned on Wednesday the Turkish regime’s interference in Tunisia’s domestic affairs, stressing that the Turkish policy can only support the extremist Brotherhood approach which seeks to destroy countries, fragment their national unity, and impose its abnormal agendas and policies on other countries and peoples. “While the Syrian Arab…

Africa: The Opportunity for ISIS to Remedy its Defeat in Syria and Iraq

After the defeat of ISIS and the fall of its alleged “caliphate” in Syria and Iraq, Africa was the haven in which the remnants find what they were looking for. By forging alliances with local armed groups, they succeeded in providing a new platform that supplies the organization with money and terrorists. The group used…

Morocco Faces ISIS Threat as Fighters Return from Libya, Syria and Iraq

The Director of the Central Office of Judicial Research, Haboub al-Sharqawi, said that ISIS is seeking to find a foothold in Morocco and the region to implement its subversive agenda. In an exclusive interview with Al-Arabiya, Haboub al-Sharqawi said that terrorist threats facing Morocco are led by the return of fighters from hotbeds of tension…

Turkey Training New Batches of Syrian Mercenaries for Libya

(LIBYA, 2 February 2021) – In statements to Al-Ain News on Tuesday, Rami Abdul Rahman clarified that Turkey is equipping and training new batches of Syrian mercenaries in the regions close to Syria to transport them to Libya. He pointed out that the new batches are preparing to be transferred to Libya in exchange for…

Kurdish Women Kidnapped from Afrin Transferred to Turkish-Backed Syrian Militias in Libya

Member of Parliament for the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in Turkey, Tülay Hatimoğulları, presented a parliamentary inquiry today to Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, raising questions on the kidnapping of hundreds of Kurdish women and girls by Turkish-backed militias in Afrin, northern Syrian. According Hatimoğulları some of the kidnapped Kurdish women were taken to western…

Libyan Embassy in Damascus Reopened

3 March، 2020 Damascus, SANA The Libyan Embassy in Damascus was reopened on Tuesday, signaling the return of diplomatic representation between the two brotherly countries. The reopening ceremony was attended by a Libyan delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister Abdul-Rahman al-Ahiresh and Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister Abdul-Hadi al-Hawaij. In a statement during the…