Tag archive for ‘Syria’
Rojava election_Syria_Sep 22, 2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Elections held in northern Syria’s predominantly Kurdish Rojava a.k.a. Democratic Federal System of Northern Syria

nsnbc : People in the cantons of northern Syria’s predominantly Kurdish Rojava Democratic Federal System of Northern Syria flokked to the polling stations on Friday, September 22, to elect commune co-chairs More...

Kurdish parties in Syria during a PYD organized rally in 2016. (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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U.S. doesn’t support Kurdish independence in Syria and the greater region: Satterfield

nsnbc : The United States does not support Kurdish independence in Syria or the greater region said David Satterfield, Acting Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs for the State Department. Kurdish parties More...

Ahmad Abu Khawlah (3rd-R), chief of the Deir ez-Zor Military Council -- a coalition of Arab tribes and fighters that belongs to the broader US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces -- speaks during a press conference in the northeastern Syrian village of Abu Fas, on the southern outskirts of Hasakah province, on September 9, 2017 (Courtesy YPG)
By nsnbc On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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U.S. backed Deir Ez-Zor Military Council warns against repetition of Russian bombing

nsnbc : Deir Ez-Zor Military Council linked to the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, complained about bombing of group’s positions by Russian air forces and simultaneous attacks by the Syrian Arab Army More...

MSF supported hospital in Ma'arat Al Numan, Islib, Syria, bombed in February 2016. Photo courtesy MSF.
By nsnbc On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Astana agreement doesn’t legalize Turkey’s troops in Idlib: Syrian Foreign Ministry

nsnbc : A source at the Syrian Arab Republic’s Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the de-escalation zone established as part of the Astana 6 talks do not legitimize or legalize the existence of any More...

Astana Talks_Kazakhstan_Sep 2017_Syria
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Iran, Russia and Turkey agreed to police de-escalation zone in Syria’s Idlib province

nsnbc : The latest round of the Iran, Russia and Turkey – backed Astana talks on Syria resulted in an agreement to set up a de-escalation zone in Syria’s Idlib province for six month, as well as a joint More...

Russian military police deconflicting clashes between YPG and FSA
By nsnbc On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Russian troops join efforts to deconflict clashes between Syrian Kurdish YPG and Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army

nsnbc : Russia decided to deploy forces to participate in deconflicting recent clashes between the U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish YPG and Syrian Democratic Forces on one hand and Turkey and the Turkey-backed Free Syrian More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Syrian Democratic Forces reach Deir Ez-Zor industrial zone

nsnbc : The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have advanced rapidly reaching Deir Ez-Zor’s industrial zone on Sunday just one day after announcing the commencement of an offensive to defeat ISIS in the More...

Ali Tamayev_Ukraine_Kiev car bomb_Sep 8, 2017
By nsnbc On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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The dirty wars and the death of Chechen – Georgian Ali Tamayev in a car blast in Ukraine

nsnbc : An explosion ripped through the center of Ukraine’s capital Kiev on September 8. A car bomb killed Chechen – Georgian citizen Ali Tamayev and wounded the two passengers in his Toyota Camry. More...

Ahmad Abu Khawlah (3rd-R), chief of the Deir ez-Zor Military Council -- a coalition of Arab tribes and fighters that belongs to the broader US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces -- speaks during a press conference in the northeastern Syrian village of Abu Fas, on the southern outskirts of Hasakah province, on September 9, 2017 (Courtesy YPG)
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 9th, 2017
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Syrian Democratic Forces launched operation against ISIS in Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor province

nsnbc : The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, on Saturday, announced the launch of an operation to drive ISIS militants out of parts of Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor province. SDF forces will attack ISIS-held areas More...

Deir Ez-Zor_SAA_Syria_Sep 2017_1
By nsnbc On Friday, September 8th, 2017
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Liberation of Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor means better humanitarian access: De Mistura

nsnbc : The breaking of the siege on Syria’s city of Deir Ez-Zor and the linking up of Syrian Arab Amy (SAA) forces that have defended the besieged city from ISIS and SAA forces who now can reach the city More...