Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) graduation in Deir ez-Zor, Syria on Jan. 11, 2018 / SDF Press Office Middle East, Regional conflicts, Top Stories Syrian Kurds hire their first Washington lobbyist to help take on Turkey by Julian Pecquet on July 27, 2020 Julian Pecquet Author More in Middle East: Saudi sovereign wealth fund hires New York’s Teneo for $2.7 million September 8, 2021 Ex-Rep. Livingston, Lanny Davis team up on $1 million lobbying push for Libya’s Haftar ahead of elections September 6, 2021 Ex-Interior Minister Bashagha turns to BGR for Libya election lobbying September 3, 2021 The Washington office of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) has hired its first lobbyist amid concerns over US sanctions and continued fallout from Turkey's invasion in October. Foreign Lobby Report provides comprehensive coverage of the latest foreign lobbying news—who’s hired whom, and why—that you won’t get anywhere else. Purchase this article for $5.00 or subscribe for unlimited access. Already a subscriber? Sign in here.