Egypt condemns Turkish attacks in Syria but Qatar defends them

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 11:00 GMT

The Egyptian delegation also voiced its rejection to give Turkey the opportunity to speak at the summit of the 120-member group.

Arab League blames Turkey for possible return of terror organizations

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 04:47 GMT

The Arab League held an emergency meeting on Saturday and issued a closing statement asserting that Turkey’s aggression on Syria is a threat to the region’s security.

70K Syrians fled homes due to Turkish aggression: WFP

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 11:33 GMT

The WFP warned of a major humanitarian crisis in the Kurdish areas due to the Turkish offensives, reported Sky News Arabiya.

EU member states of UNSC call on Turkey to stop attacking Syria

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 11:27 GMT

The so-called ‘safe zone’ in northeastern Syria as envisaged by Turkey is unlikely would satisfy international criteria for refugee return as laid down by UNHCR, said Jürgen Schulz.

Sisi: Turkish offensive is aggression against Syria's sovereignty

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 - 02:16 GMT

The Egyptian president warned of the negative repercussions of the offensive against Syria's sovereignty, the Syrian political process, and against the whole region stability and security.

SDF thanks Egypt, states backing Syrians against Turkish attacks

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 - 12:02 GMT

Turkey has launched a military offensive against Kurds in northeastern Syria on Wednesday - a step that was slammed by the US, Arab states and many Western nations.

Europeans call for emergency session in Security Council on Turkish aggression in Syria

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 - 09:24 GMT

Four European member states at security Council called for emergency session over Turkish aggression in northern Syria. France, Britain, Germany and Belgium called for the meeting amid reports about a UN Security Council closed door session on Thursday mo

Egyptian, Iraqi leaders back Arab action against Turkish 'aggression': Spox

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 - 09:19 GMT

The Turkish step represents a serious escalation that threatens international peace and security and exacerbates the crises in the region.

Muslim Brotherhood unthinkingly supports Erdogan: Turkish opposition figure

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 - 08:31 GMT

In an interview with Egypt Today, Turgutoğlu said that the Muslim Brotherhood group should have defended the Arab territories instead of Turkey.

Egypt condemns Turkish aggression against Syria, urges global response

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 - 05:44 GMT

The ministry, in a statement, called for an emergency meeting of the League of Arab States to discuss these developments and review ways to preserve Syria's sovereignty.

Iraq launches final offensive on IS near Syrian border

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 08:04 GMT

Iraqi forces launched on Thursday an offensive to recapture the last patch of Iraqi territory still controlled by IS, near Syrian border, PM al-Abadi said.