“Erdogan has taken the country in a very bad direction in my view,” said Representative Jim Costa (D-CA). “It’s not the Turkey we knew two decades ago.”
“We call on the Biden Administration to recognize North and East Syria,” said Mohamad.
“Shining a light in the darkest night, the Christmas Tree was lit in the town square in Hasakah, North and East Syria — a remarkable display of the religious freedom and diversity in our region.”
“May our shared democratic spirit and focus on peace and security provide the basis for continued collaboration and cooperation…”
The Syrian Democratic Forces are still keeping the world safe from ISIS — a year and a half after President Donald Trump announced the fall of the “caliphate.”
In 2014, the people of North and East Syria fought to defend their homeland, but they also fought for an idea: democracy. Today, the struggle for true democracy continues.
The Commission specifically lists crimes committed by the SNA in the Afrin region and Ras Al-Ain, which are under occupation by the Turkish state.
US State Department officials went on a campaign over the past two weeks in order to influence public opinion on the Caesar Act.
“The SDF are a first-class counterterrorism force,” said Ambassador James Jeffrey, US Department of State.
“We must all together find solutions. We are ready to find solutions for all people, and stop this bloodshed.”
There is little doubt that COVID-19 is spreading undetected.
US Congress wants to do something for North and East Syria — if Mitch McConnell will allow it.
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Ambassador Jeffrey’s recent remarks on US-Syria policy and bills in US Congress.
A guide to bills in US Congress that are relevant to North and East Syria
A “robust discussion” and “open dispute” occurred between Trump and Senator James Risch following Turkey’s S-400 purchase.
This week two senior diplomats with the Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) spoke in a panel discussion that was part of the 2019 Ministerial on International Religious Freedom hosted by the US State Department.
There’s fresh talk of the Turkish threat to North and East Syria, as Turkey moves more troops and equipment to the Syria border in an apparent move to intimidate US troops stationed in Syria. This once again poses a grave threat to the people of the North and East Syria.
The Senate’s version of the NDAA includes funding authority to address ISIS detainees.
Latest US-Syria policy news impacting North and East Syria
So far, seven people have lost their lives battling these fires.
AANES continues to get the short shrift by its allies in the US.