US President Barack Obama has been meeting with leading lawmakers to push for Congressional support of military action against Syria.
German politicians are currently at odds over whether the country's military should increase its presence in Syria. Inflicting even more violence on the Syrian people won't help, however, says DW's Nina Werkhäuser.
For the second time in a week Turkey has fired at US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces. The uptick in tensions has prompted the US-backed SDF to halt operations against the "Islamic State."
The demilitarized buffer zone in the Syrian city of Idlib may be established on Monday — if Damascus and the rebels stick to the agreement. DW explains the key points.
Russia's offensive in Syria has brought unexpected consequences: US allies in the region are interested in acquiring Russian military hardware. But they could face serious backlash from the White House.
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