Al Qamishli

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Qamishli, Al

 

a city in northern Syria, near the border with Turkey. Population, 31, 100 (1967). It is a terminus of the Latakia-Aleppo-Al-Qamishli railroad line, which was under construction in 1972 with the assistance of the USSR. It is the center of an agricultural and petroleum-extraction region. The city has a steam power plant.

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MARDyN (CyHAN)- Security forces carried out an operation to dispose mines in ditches between Nusaybin and Syrian city of Kamishli on Thursday.
The Times reported on Saturday that Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan "expressed alarm" on Friday at reports that "up to 200 Russian personnel" had been observed strengthening the runway at an airbase in the Syrian city of Al-Qamishli (also known as Al-Qamishly, Kamishli or Kamishly) on the eastern border with Turkey.
The assassination of prominent Kurdish oppositionist, Mashaal Tammo, in the predominantly Kurdish city of Kamishli on Friday, flared Kurdish areas in Syria where tens of thousands of infuriated citizens took to the streets at night condemning his killing, the pan-Arab daily ASHARQ AL AWSAT reported Saturday.
People of Kamishli and Hasaka will stand by their countrymen in Daraa," Hussain Darwish, leader of the Kurdish party said in a statement sent to Gulf News.
Before the press conference, Turkey and Syria signed a memorandum of understanding between Turkish Development Bank and a Syrian state commission, and a protocol on human, vehicle and goods passage between Nusaybin and Kamishli border crossings.
The Turks proved more to the point in that their commandos were routinely operating dozens of kilometers inside Syria in the Kamishli area, while Turkish armor was concentrated along the border.
MARDyN (CyHAN)- Turkish military has begun to build three meters long and 2 meters wide on Syrian border between eastern part of Turkey's Nusaybin town and Syrian city of Kamishli on Sunday while they are digging ditches in the mined terrain.
Syrian security forces have staged operations against the terrorist organization PKK in Aleppo, Kamishli, Afrin, Al Hasaka and Al Raqqa cities, and detained 400 people on charges of being a member of the terrorist organization.
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