Sweden withdraws all valid export permits for military equipment to Turkey, following a decision by the Inspectorate for Strategic Products

Map. History of Turkey conflict

11 November 2019
USAF C17 Globemaster III RCH653 last position over Turkey  before went black3 week ago
USAF C17 Globemaster III RCH653 last position over Turkey before went black
Senior U.S. defense official says Turkey's incursion into northern Syria has gone beyond what they said they would do. There was an understanding that the Turks would move 30km into the "security zone" - they have gone beyond 30km south and farther west than they said they would
3 week ago
Erdogan: artillery attack in Manbij, Syria, which killed a Turkish soldier carried out by Syrian government forces
An official at the Turkish Embassy in Washington: Washington's case against Turkish bank "Halk Bank" an additional step is not positive
Manbij: Shelling on Aoun al-Dadat crossing in the northern countryside of Manbij city, in the contact line with the Syrian armed opposition-held areas
3 week ago
Turkish President Erdogan says Syrian Assad regime troops entering Manbij town not negative, but militants should not remain there
8 Furqat al-Mu'tasim KIA on Manbij and Ras al-Ain/Serêkaniyê/Ras al-'Ain fronts
3 Furqat al-Sultan Murad fighters killed on Ras al-Ain/Serêkaniyê/Ras al-'Ain front, 1 Faylaq al-Majd KIA presumably somewhere around Tel Abyad
3 week ago
SNA announces that they targeted a SAA tank near Ayn Isa. 2 soldiers reportedly killed.
Turkey's Halkbank charged with laundering, fraud for evading Iran sanctions, NY federal prosecutors say
Weird 3x USAF C17 Globemaster III RCH653/451/8013 week ago
Weird 3x USAF C17 Globemaster III RCH653/451/801
3 week ago
Erdogan: Syrian regime forces' entry into Manbij city is not negative thing
3 week ago
Erdogan says he has told the US president that Turkey will never declare a ceasefire in northern Syria
3 week ago
Erdogan: Talks with America and Russia on Kobani and Manbij in Syria continue
The Turkish military operations in Syria is an escalation that will destroy the relationship between Washington and Ankara - Senator Graham
Footage of Urban warfare in Serê Kaniyê, H.A.T special force which is specialized for Anti-terrorism operations are supporting SDF defending the city.
3 week ago
Kremlin: Erdogan accepted Putin's invitation to visit Russia in the next few days
3 week ago
Kremlin: Putin and Erdogan discuss the situation in Syria by telephone
Syrian Democratic Forces with support of Syrian army has recaptured the villages Managhir, Lailan, Tal Attash from Turkish-backed SNA
A protest in Manbij against the presence and newly entered Assad government forces into the city, and chanting anti-Assad slogans.
Turkish forces are bombing Kobane's Şiyûx Jêrîn & Zawr Maghar villages on the shore of the Euphrates from the Jarablus. They are trying to cross the Euphrates taking advantage of bombardments
Official announcement from @WhiteHouse that @VP will lead US delegation to Turkey to meet with @RTErdogan
U.S. lodged formal complaint with the Turkish military after the incident through diplomatic channels. The American Special Operations forces were partnered with Syrian Kurdish allies during the encounter which took place a few hours ago, the official added
Turkish warplanes bombed Ras al-Ain/Serêkaniyê city center
U.S. military sends F-15 fighter jets, Apache gunships in "show of force" to disburse Turkish-backed forces who came "very close" to U.S. troops west of Ain Issa, Syria. Turkish-backed fighters "violated a standing agreement" not to threaten American troops: U.S. official
Turkish backed National Army forces are inside the captured villages of Al-Atamiya and Haila on Ras Al-Ain axis3 week ago
Turkish backed National Army forces are inside the captured villages of Al-Atamiya and Haila on Ras Al-Ain axis
Karab-Ishk main military base (Previously @coalition base) Totally secure & under control of SDF. The base is about 15 km west of Ein -Issa, M4
Turkish-backed SNA raises military readiness on the outskirts of Manbij city east of Aleppo
3 week ago
Syrian Observatory denies the targeting of SAA convoy near Manbij by aircraft
3 week ago
Turkish-backed SNA controls the villages of Al-Atamiya and Haila on Ras Al-Ain axis
3 week ago
Russian and US defense ministers discuss Syria by phone: Interfax
3 week ago
Al Ikhbaria reporter says SAA enter villages Ghabishah-Laylan-Tawilah villages on NW Tell Tamr
It's fake
Turkish warplanes have targeted SAA convoy moving from Tal Tamar
YPG captured a Turkish armored vehicle
Spain suspends arms exports to Turkey due to attack on northern Syria
3 week ago
The Kremlin: The Turkish army can penetrate only 5-10 kilometers into Syrian territory
Syrian official flag at Rafiah village on Sajur river northern Manbij countryside3 week ago
Syrian official flag at Rafiah village on Sajur river northern Manbij countryside
Kobani resident tells Rudaw telephone "thousands" of civilians are fleeing the city towards Manbij and Raqqa after Turkish-backed forces attempted to seize control of a base abandoned by the US earlier today. Media close to the SDF say the attack was foiled
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen calls on President Trump to cancel Erdogan's invitation to the White House next month, becoming the third Senate Democrat to do so, after Sens. Murphy and Van Hollen. "It makes no sense to be extending hospitality & niceties," New Hampshire Dem says
Turkish presidency slams 'dirty deal' between Syria's Assad and Kurdish forces
Russian and Syrian official flag at checkpoint at Dibis village on the road Ayn Issa Sarrin
Jaysh Al Islam fighter selfie with Turkish Army soldiers on the frontline
3 week ago
MSF(Doctors without borders) suspends most of its activities and evacuates its international staff from northeastern Syria
Sweden withdraws all valid export permits for military equipment to Turkey, following a decision by the Inspectorate for Strategic Products
2 Turkish soldiers were killed in mortar attack earlier today on Manbij frontline - Turkish Ministry of Defense
Turkish-backed SNA Forces awaiting orders on Manbij front
Pro-Assad forces are now gathering on M4 highway west of Tall Tamr NW Hasakah at this point
Pro-Assad forces are now  gathering on M4 highway west of Tall Tamr NW Hasakah at this point
In the village of Alya, SDF fighters have destroyed 3 DShK-mounted vehicles, 4 vehicles transporting troops and a tank
Turkish jets are bombarding Ain Al Arab/Serekaniye with coordination from recon. drones. Heavy clashes are taking place between SDF and the Turkish forces in various locations
SDF militias target the city of Azaz, north of Aleppo, with an artillery shell
3 week ago
Russian Ministry of Defense: Syrian Army took control of Tabqa military airport and several sites and bridges on the Euphrates River
Turkish-backed SNA redeploying additional forces from Idlib to Manbij countryside
Russian forces headed into Manbij earlier today
Turkish backed SNA forces take control of the Al-Manqala and Al-Shuaiba villages south of Tal Abyad3 week ago
Turkish backed SNA forces take control of the Al-Manqala and Al-Shuaiba villages south of Tal Abyad
US forces withdrew towards their position at the eastern dam on the Hasakeh Tal Tamr road
Russian military police patrol in Manbij city
US forces withdraw from Tel Baidar base between Hasakah and Darbasiyah
US forces withdraw from their military base in "Kharab Ashk" west of the city of Ain Issa, the base is one of the most important US bases in northeast Syria
USAF Foreign Emergency Support Team C-32B 02-5001 RCH588 U-turn over the Aegean Sea near Turkish Air Space3 week ago
USAF Foreign Emergency Support Team C-32B 02-5001 RCH588 U-turn over the Aegean Sea near Turkish Air Space
3 week ago
Turkish army pushes reinforcements of armored personnel carriers through Jarablus crossing towards Syria from Qarqamish
Clashes reported at the outskirts of the U.S. Military Base in Kharab-Ishk -M4, west Ein-Issa
Syrian governmental forces are moving in the outskirts of Manbij Accompanied by a media delegation, heading towards eastern road to the city of Kobani
Russian Military Police has entered Awn Dadat,and is patrolling the border between SDF and Turkish Army/TFSA
SNA in Tal Abyad, Raqqa
HPG Press Office announced that guerrillas carried out operations in response to the Turkish military offensive seeking to invade North and East Syria, which left 9 soldiers of the Turkish army dead in Xakurke region of Kurdistan region, northern Iraq
US official: US forces have withdrawn from Manbij and are preparing to leave the area by air
Turkish forces captured the villages of Akavi Fevkani, Akavi Tahtani and Tel Ahdar in the south of Tel Abyad.
SecDef Esper: Due to Turkey's irresponsible actions, the risk to US forces in NE Syria has reached an unacceptable level. We are also at risk of being engulfed in a broader conflict. Therefore at @POTUS' direction DoD is executing a deliberate withdrawal of US military personnel from NE Syria
SecDef Esper: Turkey's unilateral action was unnecessary and impulsive. President Erdogan bears full responsibility for its consequences, to include a potential ISIS resurgence, possible war crimes, and a growing humanitarian crisis
3 week ago
Turkish Foreign Minister and his US counterpart had a phone call
Turkish backed SNA units are inside the town of Al-Manajeer, close to M4 highway, southern Ras Al-Ain cs.3 week ago
Turkish backed SNA units are inside the town of Al-Manajeer, close to M4 highway, southern Ras Al-Ain cs.
Turkish backed SNA forces captured the town of Sukkariyah west of Tal Abyad.3 week ago
Turkish backed SNA forces captured the town of Sukkariyah west of Tal Abyad.
Mayors of Turkey's Hakkari, Yuksekova, Ercis and Nusaybin provinces, who all belong to the opposition HDP party, detained as part of a terror investigation
OIR Spokesman: Coalition forces are executing a deliberate withdrawal from northeast Syria. We are out of Manbij.
3 week ago
According to Hungarian FM Szijjarto the Turkish offensive is about Erdogan "re-settling Syrian refugees inside Syria in a secure environment"
Significant SAA reinforcements arrive in the town of Tal-Tamr in al-Hasakah western countryside
3 week ago
British Foreign Secretary: Turkey should not use Syrian refugees on its territory as a blackmail to European countries
UN: Deeply concerned about the fate of some 13,000 people in Ain Issa IDP camp
3 week ago
Russian presidential envoy on Syria: We will not allow clashes between the Turkish and Syrian armies
3 week ago
Russian presidential envoy on Syria: There was no agreement between Ankara and Moscow on the Turkish operation
3 week ago
Kremlin: Turkish operation in Syria unacceptable
Al Mahra village was captured, west of Tal Abyad.
3 week ago
British Foreign Secretary: Turkey's actions are reckless and play in favor of Russia
3 week ago
British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab: Turkish attack on Kurds in Syria has exacerbated instability in the region
3 week ago
Russian Ministry of Defense: Syrian Army fully controls Manbij
3 week ago
Russia's defense ministry says Russian soldiers are coordinating with Turkey's army in Syria's Manbij region
Russian Defense Ministry: Russian military police patrol along the contact line northwest of Manbij
SNA controls Tel Fender village north Raqqa
1 Turkish soldier killed, 8 wounded in a mortar attack in Manbij countryside
3 week ago
2 Turkish civilians Killed and 12 injured by mortar shells have fallen on Kiziltepe Town of Mardin Province, bordering Syria - governor
Due to the Turkish operation in northen Syria, Israeli PM Netanyahu son joins the call to Boycott Turkish Airlines
Turkish army / SNA progress continues. Atwan village organization captured
3 week ago
Kiziltepe district of Mardin: 2 people were killed in the attack. 11 people, 4 of them seriously injured
Turkish army has shelled the village "Um Adasat El Farat" west of Manbij. Two civilians were killed, 13 others injured including three in serious conditions.
3 week ago
Qatari foreign minister defends "Turkish attack" in Syria, says they came to eliminate "imminent threat"
Syriac military forces (MFS) send support to Ras al-Ain /Serêkaniyê3 week ago
Syriac military forces (MFS) send support to Ras al-Ain /Serêkaniyê
3 week ago
Turkey aims to clear area from Manbij, Syria to Iraqi border from militants, providing voluntary resettlement of around 3M Syrians, says Erdogan
U.N. Human Rights office says Turkey could be held responsible under international law for executions, including those of Kurdish fighters and politician reportedly carried out by affiliated groups in Syria
Kurdish self-administration: More than 275,000 displaced cause of Turkish attacks in northeast Syria
SAA soldiers entered the city center of Manbij this morning and shared the image of tank loaded trucks
3 week ago
Erdogan: The military operation continues in line with the maps announced at UN meetings
3 week ago
Turkish Artillery Units hit targets west of Manbij city
Civilian training plane crashed in Antalya3 week ago
Civilian training plane crashed in Antalya
Syrian TV: The Syrian army is deployed in the northern city of Manbij
Turkish army Artillery units hit SDF targets south of Tel Abyad
Clashes in Ras Al Ain/Serêkaniyê have intensified again. The Turkish army is trying to enter the city by bombing with howitzers and tanks. SDF fighters are responding to these attacks
3 week ago
Heavy Turkish Artillery shelling target the village of Seftek, 10 kms west to Kobani
Turkish shelling targeting silos near Tal Tamr city in Hasaka countryside
Turkish F-16 has targeted SDF vehicle in the Ain Isa area
The first civilian victims of the clashes in NW Manbij have arrived at al-Furat hospital in the town
3 week ago
Italian FM: Rome will ban arms exports to Turkey
3 week ago
British Foreign Office: Government will ban arms exports to Turkey
Clashes between the SNA and the Kurdish units inside the city of Ras Al-Ain east
Al-Arabiya correspondent: Tal Tamr hospital in northern Syria received 78 bodies of civilians within 6 days
3 week ago
Turkish-backed SNA controls the villages of Al-Managir and Al-Harras south of Ras Al-Ain
3 week ago
Erdogan: Refugees in Turkey will move to the safe area we have established in Syria
T-155 shots after a long break from Akçakale
Khalil Yousef village was captured, Tal Abyad CS.
HDP Kayapınar district building was blockaded by police in Diyarbakır.3 week ago
HDP Kayapınar district building was blockaded by police in Diyarbakır.
Kurdish-led SDF forces recapture Sari Kani and Tel Halaf in northern Syria early morning
Severe clashes are taking place in the eastern part of Ras Al Ayn. The tunnel that was detected in the region was destroyed by the Turkish army. Vehicles moving eastward
3 week ago
Volkswagen has decided to delay a decision on building a 1.3 billion-euro ($1.4 billion) car plant in Turkey because of the situation in Syria
US forces heading towards Amuda, western Qamishli. The reason is unknown yet
US forces withdraw troops from Manbij towards Tishreen Dam southern Kobani, Syria
Ras Al-Ain/Sere Kani is under heavy shelling of Turkish Army
3 week ago
Erdogan: The Arab League, which does not reflect the true pulse of the Arab street, has lost its legitimacy.
Syria-China urges Turkey to stop military action and return to "right track"
Ras Al-Ain/Serekaniye: The Turkish army is shelling the city while clashes between SDF forces and the Turkish army are ongoing on the eastern and western fronts (ANHA)
3 week ago
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister: There are contacts to avoid clashes between pro-Assad forces and the Turkish army in northern Syria
Turkish UAVS currently over Syria
Mike Pence said Trump secured "a firm commitment" from Erdogan that Turkish forces would not attack Kobani. (No mention of any such commitment on Manbij.) Pence and Trump's national security advisor are heading to Turkey to try to mediate a deal
Syrian Observatory: SDF fully recaptured Ras al-Ain
Pompeo: This destabilizing operation by Turkey continues, and has created a growing and disastrous humanitarian crisis. We remain committed to a political solution to the conflict in Syria in line with UNSCR 2254. Turkey's unilateral actions led to these sanctions
Vice President Pence says President Trump spoke to President Erdogan today. Says the US wants Turkey to stop the invasion and begin an immediate cease fire
3 week ago
Turkish troops advancing on Til Temir where Kurdish Red Crescent has its main field hospital - they are currently the only force on the ground providing direct aid after all NGOs left the area.
Kurdish Red Crescent (Hevya Sor) warns for humanitarian disaster after INGOs/NGOs pulled out on 13 Oct & evacuated (after Turkey shelled Ain issa)
3 week ago
Salvini: history repeats itself, a century ago the genocide of the Armenians by the Turkish government. We must keep Turkey out of the European system and we must stop financing the government with billions of euros.
3 week ago
Turkish-backed SNA Forces captured Amiriye, Leylan and Arbein villages south of Ras Al-Ayn
Kobane: The Turkish army is shelling the village Qeremox east of Kobane
Turkey's military style salute to their supporters. #FRATUR #FranceTurkey
Secretary of Defense Mark Esper issues statement on Turkey and Syria. Says at NATO next week he will "plan to press our other NATO allies to take collective and individual diplomatic and economic measures in response to these egregious Turkish actions."
3 week ago
U.K. decides to review all licenses for arms exports to Turkey
ANF Network: Syrian army reinforcements belonging to 4th corps of SAA has begun moving towards Northern Syria from Tabqa city. The reinforcements consists of 75 Military vehicles, 12 tanks, 6 APC and armored vehicles
City of Raqqa: Raising the flag of the Syrian Arab Republic at the clock roundabout in downtown Raqqa
Trump: I will issue executive decisions to impose sanctions on Turkish officials and anyone contributing to Turkey's destabilizing operations in northeast Syria
4 week ago
Russia denies "allegations" that it had supported the expansion of Turkey's operation into Syrian city of Kobane. The Defense Ministry says they didn't discuss the topic with Turkish counterparts. They basically denied Erdogan's statement today that claimed otherwise
4 week ago
[email protected]: Statement from President Donald J. Trump Regarding Turkey's Actions in Northeast Syria
Senator Graham: Republicans and Democrats will impose tough sanctions on Erdogan similar to Iran
4 week ago
Turkish Presidency: Erdogan held a telephone conversation with the French president to discuss the military operation in northern Syria
Abu Hatem Shaqra (military commander of Tajamu Ahrar Al-Sharqiyah): "Our forces successfully managed to penetrate deep into the Ayn Eesa highway (M4) today evening and killed 3 PKK/YPG elements."
4 week ago
Russian Defense Ministry: Syria's Kurdish autonomous administration is unable to protect the population after it lost US support
4 week ago
[email protected]: After defeating 100% of the ISIS Caliphate, I largely moved our troops out of Syria. Let Syria and Assad protect the Kurds and fight Turkey for their own land. I said to my Generals, why should we be fighting for Syria
4 week ago
[email protected]: "To his credit the Europeans didn't step up to deal with this ISIS problem – it's a lot of the reason why we are in this situation today. Now, Angela Merkel of Germany is finally stepping up and telling Turkey to back off
1st Brigade of Sulaiman Shah brigades in the village of Yalishli, west to Manbij
Heavy clashes with heavy weapons occur in Yashli village northwest of Manbej
National Army is reinforcing Ayn al-Arab lines for an operation
SNA is making further progress in the Ras al-Ain axis. SNA announced control of the villages of Nugra, Al-Madan, Adwan and Al-Jibash in the countryside of Hasaka
More SAA military vehicles and reinforcements are entering Tabqa towards northern Syria from "Tabqa Dam"
4 week ago
Bir Atwan was captured, west of Tal Abyad.
Russian forces bombed from al-Farat village west of Manbij with heavy weapons, Turkish-backed armed opposition groups after an attempt by the latter to infiltrate into the village
Radio AllKul in Manbij city denies the stationing or presence of any government forces inside the city
U.S. officials say Turkish artillery 'intentionally' shelling Kurdish-run prisons in Syria allowing ISIS fighters to escape. Turkey claims 800 ISIS fighters fled Tal Abyad, but the local prison only held a 'few dozen,' official calls it 'Turkish propaganda.'
Syrian media reports that the Syrian Army has entered the city of Manbij in Aleppo northern countryside
Russian warplanes are circling over the SNA forces advancing near Manbij
Czechia suspends arms export licenses to Turkey
More spoils were seized by SNA forces in the countryside of Manbij.
4 week ago
Heavy clashes between YPG and Turks in Manajir, Turkish forces using airstrikes to target YPG in Manajir.
4 week ago
Turkey says EU shielding "terrorists" by criticizing Syria offensive
The U.S. is poised to impose sanctions on Turkey as soon as Monday
4 week ago
Manbij: The attack of the Turkey-backed forces on the village al-Cat in eastern of Manbij has been repelled by the Manbij Military Council. A vehicle of the was destroyed and 4 fighters were killed
4 week ago
Turkey to 'seriously reconsider' cooperation with EU in some areas due to its unlawful, biased attitude: Foreign Ministry
Al Jeerajer and Al Maliyah were captured, Rasulayn CS.
4 week ago
Turkey rejects and condemns EU Foreign Affairs Council's decisions on Turkish moves in Syria and eastern Mediterranean
SAA soldier was killed, 3 wounded by Turkish-backed armed groups' artillery fire in Manbij
Turkish army-backed SNA forces seized Um Adese village north of Manbij from SDF
4 week ago
Turkish Minister of Defense Akar: "Today we talked with Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu on the phone. We exchanged information"
4 week ago
Clashes in Gat village east of Manbij Manbij villages along the Sajur line are witnessing clashes between the Manbij Military Council and Turkish-backed groups
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