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World Oct 23Russian forces deploy at Syrian border under new accord
The Kremlin told Kurdish fighters to pull back from the entire frontier or else face being "steamrolled" by Turkish forces.
World Oct 15Russia moves to fill void left by U.S. in Syria
A video posted online by Russian journalists travelling with the soldiers showed what appeared to be an abandoned outpost where American troops had been stationed earlier.
World Oct 13Syria’s Kurds look to Assad for protection after US pullout
Syria's Kurds said Syrian government forces agreed Sunday to help them fend off Turkey's invasion — a major shift in alliances that came after President Trump ordered all U.S. troops withdrawn from the northern border area amid the rapidly deepening…
World Oct 10Turkey makes advances in 2nd day of Syria invasion
Turkish ground forces seized at least one village from Kurdish fighters in northern Syria as they pressed ahead with their assault Thursday.
World Oct 09Turkey begins military operation against Syrian Kurds
Erdogan said on his official Twitter account Wednesday that the operation, named "Peace Spring," has begun.