Kurdish militia

Ceasefire in Syria goes into effect - calm prevailing, activists say

A ceasefire went into effect across large parts of Syria at midnight (2200 GMT Friday) after major rebel factions, President Bashar al-Assad's government and the largest Kurdish militia agreed to adhere to a "cessation of hostilities."

Turkey warning as Kurds accept Syria ceasefire agreement

The main Kurdish militia in Syria confirmed it will take part in a ceasefire brokered by the US and Russia meant to go into effect on the weekend, but Turkey said it reserved the right to take action against the group.