Turkish-US Plot to Create Drought in Syria Began in 2014

Editorial Comment: Back in 2014, Turkey suspended pumping water from the Euphrates into Syria. See: A new Turkish aggression against Syria: Ankara suspends pumping Euphrates’ water The article begins with this statement, “The Turkish government recently cut off the flow of the Euphrates River, threatening primarily Syria but also Iraq with a major water crisis….

Syria Condemns Turkey’s Repeated Crimes, Violations Against Syrian People

17 February، 2017 Damascus, SANA Foreign and Expatriates Ministry condemned on Friday Turkey’s repeated crimes and attacks against the Syrian people and violations of the sanctity and unity of Syria’s territory. The condemnation was expressed in two letters sent to the UN secretary-general and the UN Security Council president calling on them to make Turkey…

General İsmail Hakkı Pekin: the next war will take place in Turkey

VOLTAIRE NETWORK | 4 FEBRUARY 2017 In  a series of editorials in the daily newspaper, Aydınlık, General İsmail Hakkı Pekin, the former director of Intelligence, has announced that Turkey’s survival [as a nation state] is under direct threat. Those that engineer chaos in the Middle East are getting ready to kick-start [yet] another war in…

Turkish Army Striking Manbij With Phosphorus Bombs

The Turkish army has bombarded villages in western of Manbij in Rojava-Northern Syria with phosphorus bombs according to reports. Shervan Derwish the spokesperson of Manbij Military Council (MMC) has said the Turkish army on Wednesday morning has used phosphorus bombs in the shelling Qert Weran, Girhuyok, and Qawiqli villages in western Manbij. Derwish said that the villages are residential areas where a…

Erdogan: “We entered Syria in order to end Assad’s rule.”

Foreign Ministry: Syria will not allow the tyrant Erdogan to interfere in its affairs Damascus, SANA The Foreign and Expatriates Ministry affirmed that the statements made by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday which showed the true goals of the Turkish aggression against Syria, with the Ministry affirming that Syria will not allow him…

Kremlin asks Erdogan to clarify ‘anti-Assad’ goals in Syria

RT Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s statement that his goal in Syria was to end the rule of Bashar Assad has caused consternation in the Kremlin, with officials saying it contradicted previous assurances and was out of sync with Moscow’s take on the situation. “The statement was indeed news, this is a very serious statement….