The Syrian Army Defends Civilians in Northeast

by Steven Sahiounie, published on Mideast Discourse, November 4, 2019 Kurdish-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have continued to pull back as agreed, while the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and their Russian military allies have taken positions through much of the northeast of Syria, to counter the Turkish invasion.Β  There are clashes sporadically, and the Turkish backed sectarian militias have committed[…]

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U.S., NATO, Turkey out of Syria!

by Sara Flounders, published on Workers World, October 15, 2019 The conflict within the U.S. ruling class about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria has created some confusion about events there. The latest new development β€” an alliance of Kurdish-based forces with the Syrian national army to defend the border from the Turkish army β€” may increase that confusion. To[…]

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