With the YPG forces about to quickly lose their power and domination in Northern Syria militarily, they have turned to the long-standing support of Western nations as a way out.
Understanding that diplomatic efforts with regional and international actors could not prevent the establishment of a planned corridor by the YPG terror group in northern Syria, Ankara decided to take a unilateral step towards eliminating the threats against its territorial integrity and national interests.
and Western voices in general take a position that blindly supports the YPG, which is the Syrian branch of the PKK terrorist organization.
forces in Syria will withdraw in expectation of a Turkish military operation into the region, opening the way for Turkey and the Syrian opposition to go after the YPG, the Syrian branch of the PKK terrorist organization.
-Turkey dispute, and the one where interests are radically incompatible, is Syria.
n September 16, 2019, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited Ankara in order to continue Astana trilateral peace talks on Syrian settlement and to meet face to face with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan separately.
One of the main outcomes of the summit was the announcement of the formation of a participants list for the Syrian constitutional committee.
Since then many things have been discussed, but one of the most important topics was the declaration that the safe zone would become “a peace corridor”, and that “any additional measures” would be taken so that Syrian refugees can return home.
Recently, I pointed out the rise of hate speech against Syrian refugees in Turkey in this column.
n response to Turkey’s assembling of troops along the Syria-Tukey border to areas held by the YPG terror group, the U.
n the last couple of weeks, Turkey has been witnessing an increase of hate speech against Syrian refugees.
Before the war he was a young and promising goal keeper for the junior Syrian national football club.
hen the demonstrations in Syria started, the U.
ollowing the last meeting between Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, they announced that there was a list of constitutional committee members agreed to by both the Syrian government and the opposition.
rom Ankara’s perspective, the PKK (the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party) and its Syria-based offshoot pose the most serious threat to Turkey’s national security.