Residents angry over the US withdrawal from Syria hurl potatoes at American military vehicles in the town of Qamishli, northern Syria. Photo: AP

‘Escaping like rats’: angry Syrian Kurds hurl potatoes at convoy of withdrawing US troops

  • For many Kurdish residents in Syria, the pull-out of US troops by President Donald Trump roused feelings of abandonment
Topic |   Syrian conflict

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Residents angry over the US withdrawal from Syria hurl potatoes at American military vehicles in the town of Qamishli, northern Syria. Photo: AP
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Turkish troops are deployed in Syria’s northern region of Manbij in mid-October. Photo: AP

Turkey hits back at China’s call to stop military action in Syria

  • Turkish ambassador Emin Onen urges Beijing to stand with Ankara to fight terrorism
Topic |   Turkey

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Turkish troops are deployed in Syria’s northern region of Manbij in mid-October. Photo: AP
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