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Kurdish forces say Turkey violating cease-fire in NE Syria

Seattle Times Saturday, 19 October 2019
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian Kurdish forces say Turkey is failing to abide by terms of a U.S.-brokered cease-fire, refusing to lift a siege it imposed on a key border town in northeastern Syria 30 hours after the truce went into effect. The Syrian Democratic Forces called Saturday on U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, who negotiated […]
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News video: What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer 03:52

Turkey has pressed ahead with its assault on US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria, forcing thousands of civilians to flee airstrikes and shelling. The military action has deepened fears of a humanitarian and political crisis, as the Guardian's Middle East correspondent, Bethan McKernan,...

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