Tag archive for ‘Syria’
Syria_Syrian Air Force_(archives)_2017
By nsnbc On Monday, August 21st, 2017

Russian and Syrian air forces launched strikes against ISIS, inflicting substantial casualties

nsnbc : Both Russian and Syrian air forces launched a series of air strikes against ISIS positions and convoys in Syria, including Damascus, Deir Ez-Zor, Raqqa, Hama and Homs provinces. The Russian Defense Ministry, More...

Tabqa school_Syria_2017_YPG_(archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Tabqa Civil Council in Syria plant to reopen schools by September

nsnbc : The Education Committee of Tabqa Civil Council, established after the liberation of the town from ISIS by U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, plans to open schools by September. Most schools have sustained More...

Raqqa_Syria_YPG_Aug 2017_2
By nsnbc On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Battle for Raqqa and coalition strikes deadly for civilian non-combatants

nsnbc : The U.S.-led coalition against ISIS conducted more than 200 strikes this week in support of the partnered Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on the ground in an around Raqqa, the Islamic State’s “capital” More...

Telal Selo_SDF_Syria_Mar 2017_(archives)
By nsnbc On Friday, August 18th, 2017

US will remain in Syrian Kurdistan for decades: Telal Selo

nsnbc : Telal Selo, spokesman for the U.S.-backed, predominantly Syrian – Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), told reporters that U.S. forces will remain in Syrian Kurdistan in northern Syria long after More...

SAA troops in Aleppo (archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Syrian government doubles territory under its control

nsnbc : Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, on Sunday, said the Syrian government has increased the size of territory under its control by two-and-a-half times in just two months. Progress is made especially More...

Lion_magic zoo_Syria_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

13 zoo animals from Syria evacuated to wildlife reserve in Jordan

nsnbc : Thirteen animals from a zoo in Aleppo, Syria, were evacuated to a wildlife reserve in Jordan were they can stay in less stressful conditions. Five lions, two tigers, two bears, two hyenas and two dogs were More...

Evacuation of civilians from Manbij August 2013
By nsnbc On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Germany to support demining operations in Syria’s Manbij

nsnbc : Boris Ruge, Deputy Chief of Mission at the German Embassy to the United States signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on German support for demining operations in Manbij, Syria, at the US State Department. Evacuation More...

Syria_SAA in Sweida_2017_(archives)
By Christof Lehmann On Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Syrian Army’s success along Jordanian border prompts further questions about presence of US – Norwegian special forces

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and allied forces regained control over some 1,300 square kilometers along the Syrian – Jordanian border and the Iraq – Syria – Jordan tri-border More...

Previous round of Astana Talks in January 2017 (archives)
By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Delegations meet in Iran to plan Astana IV talks on Syria

nsnbc : Iranian, Russian and Turkish diplomats are meeting in the Iranian capital Tehran to plan the next round of the peace talks and technical talks for Syria in the Kazakh capital Astana. The Astana IV talks More...

Faisal Mikdad_Syria_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Monday, August 7th, 2017

Planned elections in Syria’s Rojava a joke: Deputy Foreign Minister Mikdad

nsnbc : Syria’s Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mikdad described the planned elections in Kurdish-controlled regions of Syria “a joke”. Mikdad claimed areas held by the Syrian Kurdish People’s More...