Tag archive for ‘Syria’
By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Syrian – Kurdish YPG blasts Turkey over Airstrikes at Mount Karachok near the City of Derik

nsnbc : The Syrian – Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG) blasted Turkey for air strikes in Mount Karachok near the city of Derik on April 25. The YPG and the all-female YPJ are military wings of the More...

The Armenian - Syrian town of Kessab, overrun by Turkish-backed terror hordes.
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, April 24th, 2017

Turkey’s Genocide Against Armenians (and Kurds) Still Ongoing

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : April 24 marks the anniversary of the start of the Armenian genocide during the Ottoman Empire 102 years ago. However, the Empire’s successor state Turkey continues the genocide More...

Battle for Tabqa Photo courtesy YPG, Apr 2017 (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 16th, 2017

Syrian Democratic Forces Started Entering Tabqa – A City of Greatest Strategic Importance

nsnbc : The U.S.-backed, predominantly Syrian – Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), began entering the city of Tabqa yesterday night, reportedly killing at least 16 ISIS fighters. The city is located at More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, April 15th, 2017

We’ll Cooperate with Anyone who Liberates Raqqa from ISIS, the USA Included: Al-Assad

nsnbc : Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad said the Syrian government supports and will cooperate with anyone who liberates the city of Raqqa from the self-proclaimed Islamic State, the United States included. Assad More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Syrian Democratic Forces Launch Fourth Phase of Wrath of Euphrates Operation

nsnbc : The general Command of the Euphrates Operations Command of the Syrian Democratic Forces and the YPG announced the beginning of the fourth phase to clear the remaining northern countryside and the valley More...

Meeting of the Security Council (archives) UN Photo/Rick Bajornas
By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

China and Russia Veto UN Security Council Resolution on Syria – No Carte Blanche for Chapter VII

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Permanent UN Security Council member Russia, on Wednesday, used its veto right to block the adoption of a resolution on Syria that would have condemned the alleged use of chemical weapons More...

Tillerson arrives in Moscow - is a new era with a policy of tensions that benefits Moscow as much as it benefits Washington in the pipeline?
By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Tillerson visits Moscow: A New “Yalta” during the Trump and Putin Administrations?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in the Russian capital Moscow on Wednesday, April 12, for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. On the top of their agenda will More...

By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

No “Problems” with Export of Iraqi – Kurdish Oil via Turkey and Drawing New Borders in the Middle East

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Amidst intense discussions about a referendum on the independence of northern Iraq’s predominantly Kurdish region, the Kurdistan Ministry of Natural Resources notes that there were More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Belgium Suspends Air Force Operations Above Syria After U.S. Cruise Missile Attack

nsnbc : The government of Belgium, on Saturday, suspended air force operations above Syria in response to the U.S. cruise missile attack Friday morning that led Russia to end its U.S. – Russian security coordination. More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, April 8th, 2017

“We Will Live On” ISIS Survivors’ Rap Video Proves Christians, Muslims and Yazidis Can Coexist

Siraj Davis (nsnbc) : The music video “We Will Live On” is a multi-religious, multi-lingual amalgam with Christian, Muslim, and Yazidi music artists sounding a bugle in Kurdish and English languages More...