Alahednews Alahednews Turkish Army Launches New Strikes on Kurdish Targets in Syria The Turkish army said it launched new strikes Saturday against the Kurdish People’s Protection Units [YPG] militia in northern Syria Erdogan: We Will ’Strangle’ US-Backed Force in Syria ’Before It’s Even Born’ Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened on Monday to ’strangle’ a planned 30,000-strong US-backed force in Syria ’before it’s ev Turkey Vows To ‘Eliminate Any Threat’ as US Announces Kurdish Border Force in Syria Ankara slammed the plan to create a 30,000-strong force from the Kurdish-dominated SDF militias on its border with Syria. Erdogan: US-Turkish Bilateral Ties, Accords Are Losing Validity Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that bilateral legal accords with the United States were ’losing validity.’ Turkey Orders Dozens of Soldiers Arrested In Gulen-Related Probe Turkish prosecutors issued arrest warrants for 70 people, including 58 serving soldiers Turkey Sends More Troops to Qatar A new batch of Turkish soldiers have arrived at Turkey’s military base in Qatar. Erdogan Calls On World to Recognize Al-Quds as Palestinian Capital Turkish president told the OIC meeting that Washington’s move is a reward for ‘Israeli’ terror acts, adding the city was a red line for Muslim Muslim Leaders Convene, Discuss Al-Quds at OIC Emergency Summit in Istanbul The Organization of Islamic Cooperation convenes an urgent summit in Istanbul on Washington’s contentious declaration on al-Quds. Erdogan Calls ’Israel’ Terrorist, Killer of Children Erdogan described the ‘Israeli’ entity as terrorist and vowed to use ’all means to fight’ against the US recognition of al-Quds as the ent Erdogan Calls Islamic Summit Next Week on Al-Quds Erdogan is calling a summit of the main pan-Islamic body in Istanbul on Dec. 13. Turkish Police to Arrest 333 Soldiers over Gulen Links Turkish police have launched raids in 49 cities to detain over 300 soldiers accused of links to the last year’s attempted coup. Turkey Says US to Stop Arming Syrian Kurdish Fighters Turkish FM said that US President Donald Trump told Erdogan that the US would no longer supply arms to Syrian Kurdish fighters. Turkey: Over 100 Detained in Anti-Daesh Raids in Ankara Turkish police detained 101 Daesh [Arabic Acronym for the terrorist ’ISIS’/’ISIL’] suspects. US, Turkey Suspend Visa Services in Escalating Row The US & Turkey scaled back visa issuing services in each other’s countries in a deepening diplomatic row. Report: Turkish Court Sentences 31 to Life in Prison for Plotting Coup Attempt A court in Turkey sentenced 31 to life in prison for attempting a coup. Turkey’s Military Chief in Iran Ahead of Erdogan Visit Turkish Military Chief of Staff General Hulusi Akar is in Tehran for talks with Iran’s top military and political officials. Kurdish Referendum: Erdogan Says Military, Economic Options on Table Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday all options, from economic to air and land military measures, were on the table. Turkey Considering Sanctions over Kurdish Referendum Erdogan: Turkey will consider imposing sanctions on Kurdish northern Iraq over its planned independence referendum. Turkey Summons German Ambassador As Tensions Mount Turkey summoned Germany’s ambassador to its foreign ministry amid mounting row. Turkey Sending Military Equipment to Syria Border Turkey sent 80 military vehicles including tanks to its southwestern border with Syria, the state-run Anadolu news agency said Sunday. Turkey Says Iraq’s Kurds Will Pay ’Price’ For Referendum Turkey warned Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish region that ’there will most certainly be a price to pay’ for its insistence on holding an independen Erdogan: Turkey to Take Own Security Measures after Russia Defense Deal Turkish President said that Turkey will take its own security measures after Russian defense deal. Erdogan: Turkey, Iran Discussed Joint Action against PKK A week after high-level Turkish and Iranian military officials met in Ankara, Turkey’s President is considering a joint operation against the PKK. Turkey Detains 42 Suspected Militants in Raids Turkish police detained 42 suspects over militant links. No Progress on Qatar Row as Erdogan Ends Gulf Tour The Turkish President left Qatar with no signs of progress in resolving the Gulf crisis.