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Turkish lira becomes the currency of choice in northern Syria [Video]

Turkish lira becomes the currency of choice in northern Syria

Syrians take on the Turkish lira as the value of their pound plummets.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:48Published

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7 people injured in armed attack in northern Syria

(MENAFN) Seven people were injured Monday in a terror blast in northern Syria, according to local sources.An explosives-laden motorcycle explo...
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The Turkish border, where small children are freezing to death

Among the diabolical politicking of world powers, in the border camps in northern Syria, children are dying quietly in the night.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Car bomb attack kills 18 in northern Syria

At least 18 people have been killed in a bomb attack in the northern Syrian town of al-Bab, which is controlled by Turkey-backed opposition fighters.
SBS - Published

US envoy in Syria says not enough was done to avert Turkish attack

Criticism flows weeks after Turkey invaded northern Syria following US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from the region.
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Free Burma Rangers activist and medic killed by Turkish drone strike in Syria

The conflict in northern Syria has faded from the headlines but Turkish proxies are continuing their advance south into Syria.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Inside the Kurdish prison for IS fighters where inmates never see the sun

Thousands of detainees accused of being affiliated with IS are currently crammed into an overcrowded prison in northern Syria.
SBS - Published

No ‘safe zone’: At least 15 dead as pro-Turkish forces, Kurds clash in Syria

The Russia-backed government has moved troops into northern Syria in part of its efforts to reclaim territory it ceded during the eight-year war.
SBS - Published

Northern Syria clashes test Turkish truce

United States Defense Secretary Mark Esper, meanwhile, speaking after meetings in Brussels said the deployments would include some mechanised forces.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane TimesSBS

Clashes between Kurds and Turkish forces test Syria truce

The Russia-backed government has moved troops into northern Syria in part of its efforts to reclaim territory it ceded during the eight-year war.
SBS - Published

OPINION: No, Mr Dutton, DNA testing 'IS brides' won't tell you who's an Australian citizen

The US have pulled troops from northern Syria, leaving the fate of the women and children of IS in doubt. The Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton said there was no question the return of 'IS brides'..
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'Let someone else fight': Donald Trump lifts US sanctions on Turkey

President Donald Trump says Turkey making a ceasefire in northern Syria permanent has prompted the United States to lift recent sanctions it had imposed on Turkish imports in response to the violence.
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Up to 500 people held in northern Syria IS prisons have escaped, Russia confirms

Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu says as many as 500 suspected militants have escaped detention since the start of Turkey's Syrian offensive.
SBS - Published

Turkey and Russia agree to establish 'safe zone' in Northern Syria

Speaking at a joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said troops would conduct joint patrols in northern Syria within 10km of the border.
SBS - Published

Fear builds in Syria as ceasefire deadline approaches

Towns across northern Syria are closing down as ordinary people shutter their shops and avoid the streets in fear that full-scale hostilities will resume
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

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