Tag archive for ‘Syria’
Russian military police deconflicting clashes between YPG and FSA
By nsnbc On Monday, September 11th, 2017

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

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...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, September 10th, 2017

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

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...

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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...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Turkey-backed Tahrir al-Sham attacked Syrian – Kurdish positions

nsnbc : The Turkey-backed Tahrir al-Sham attacked positions held by the Syrian – Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) on Monday. Attacks were repelled. In related news, the former Euphrates Shield More...

Destroyed home in Tabqa near Raqqa. Photo courtesy UNICEF / Souleiman
By nsnbc On Friday, September 1st, 2017

Time to focus on the logic of peace in Syria: De Mistura

nsnbc : UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has highlighted the importance of a political path for Syria and efforts of the international community to end the war in Syria. Destroyed home in Tabqa near More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

U.S.-led coalition forces returned fire after being shot at by Turkish-led militia in Syria: Colonel Ryan Dillon

nsnbc : U.S.-led coalition forces returned fire after being repeatedly shot at near Manbij in northern Syria, where they are patrolling near areas held by Turkish-led militias, Colonel Ryan Dillon, spokesman for More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Last ISIS units evacuated from Qalamoun to Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor province

nsnbc : Hundreds of the last remaining ISIS fighters and their families were evacuated from Jroud Qara in western Qalamoun  in Syria’s Damascus province towards the Deir Ez-Zor province where ISIS is expected More...

Kurdish parties in Syria during a PYD organized rally in 2016. (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Elections in “Syrian Kurdistan” scheduled for September: Hadiya Youssef

nsnbc : Hadiya Youssef, co-chair of the constituent assembly of the federal system established in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), under the auspices of the Syrian – Kurdish Patriotic Union Party (PYD), said local More...