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By nsnbc On Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Syrian Army Kills ISIS Security Chief in Homs

 nsnbc : Abu Hafs al-Mashrif, the self-proclaimed Islamic State’s security chief in the Syrian Governorate of Homs was among several other insurgents who were killed during an offensive of the Syrian Arab More...

By nsnbc On Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Women in Northern Afghanistan Ready to Give Taliban & ISIS Fighters Their 72 Virgins

nsnbc : A still relatively small but fast growing group of women in northern Afghanistan picked up arms to protect themselves and to fight against Taliban and ISIS insurgents. A group of women in Afghanistan’s More...

By nsnbc On Friday, December 30th, 2016

ISIS Cuts Off Water For Aleppo

nsnbc : The self-proclaimed Islamic State cut off water for Aleppo from its main source, the treatment centers on the Euphrates river. The capital Damascus has been in a similar situation over the last weeks. Fakher More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Syrian Army Foiled Major ISIS Attack on T4 Military Airport in Homs

nsnbc : Forces of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) foiled a major attack against the T4 military airport by ISIS on Wednesday. The airport has been besieged since ISIS recaptured Palmyra earlier this month. It is crucial More...

By Ellen H. Brown On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

The Italian Banking Crisis: No Free Lunch – Or Is There?

Ellen Brown (nsnbc) : It has been called “a bigger risk than Brexit”– the Italian banking crisis that could take down the eurozone. Handwringing officials say “there is no free lunch” and “no magic bullet.” More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Danish Court Prolongs Pre-Trial Detention of Kurdish Girl Who Went to War Against ISIS

nsnbc : The City Court in Denmark’s capital Copenhagen, on Tuesday, prolonged the pre-trial detention of Joanna Palani until January 17. Palani is facing trial for having violated a travel ban. Palani has More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Denmark Jails Danish Kurdish Girl who Faught with YPJ – ISIS Offers $1 Million For Assassination

nsnbc : The 23-year-old Joanna Palani, a Danish citizen of Iranian – Kurdish origin, has been jailed in Denmark, pending a trial on December 20. Palani stands accused of having left Denmark illegally in violation More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Australia Designates Egyptian ISIS Franchise ABM a.k.a Wilayat Sinai as Terrorist Organization

nsnbc : Australia has designated the Egyptian Islamic State affiliate Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis (ABM) a.k.a. Wilayat Sinai as a terrorist organization. The designation of the Egyptian Islamic State affiliate as a terrorist More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, November 26th, 2016

German Court Hands Down Suspended Sentence for PKK Member Citing Turkey’s Support of ISIS

nsnbc : A Court in the German City State of Hamburg, on Friday, handed down a suspended sentence to a member of the Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK). The judge justified the mild sentence for membership in the More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Russian Naval Forces Launch Major Strikes against ISIS and Al-Nusra in Syria

nsnbc : Russian naval forces in the eastern Mediterranean, today, launched massive strikes against Islamic State and Jabhat al-Nusra targets in the Syrian provinces of Idlib and Homs. The strikes, which are likely More...