Tag archive for ‘Syria’
Boko Haram still outpacing Nigerian authorities- EPA, Tife-Owolabi
By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, May 7th, 2017
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82 Chibok schoolgirls freed from Boko Haram: Slavery in Africa and Middle East largely ignored

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : 82 more Chibok schoolgirls who were among more than 200 kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have been released, reported the office of Nigeria’s Presidency on Saturday. The kidnapping More...

Displaced twice. Palestinian refugees in the Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus 2014
By nsnbc On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Guarantor powers plan to publish map of de-escalation zones in Syria by June 4

nsnbc : Following the last  rounds of talks on Syria in Astana, Russia, Turkey and Iran, plan to publish a map of de-escalation zones in Syria by June 4. In Astana this week, the parties signed a memorandum calling More...

Mohammead Alloush and Osama Abu Zaid during the previous round of Astana talks in January 2017, walked out of the talks protesting - so what "deal" was reached?
By nsnbc On Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Fourth Astana talks on Syria end with vague agreement about de-escalation zones

nsnbc : The guarantor countries for the Astana talks in Syria, on Thursday, agreed on a memorandum on creating de-escalation zones in Syria. The Syrian government in Damascus stated it backs the proposal. Representatives More...

FBI agent Daniela Greene_USA
By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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FBI agent went to Syria, married ISIL militant instead of investigating him

nsnbc : The female FBI agent Daniela Greene, who was assigned to investigate ISIL militant Denis Cuspert in Syria, apparently fell in love instead and married him instead. Agent Greene apparently stayed in a hotel More...

Mohammead Alloush and Osama Abu Zaid during the previous round of Astana talks in January 2017, walked out of the talks protesting - so what "deal" was reached?
By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Putin and Trump discussed 4th Astana talks on Syria

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S.-American counterpart Donald Trump discussed the fourth round of Astana talks aimed to bringing peace to war-torn Syria. Mohammead Alloush during the previous More...

Image courtesy YPG
By nsnbc On Monday, May 1st, 2017
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Turkey plus “rebels” continue attacks on Syrian Kurds: YPG

nsnbc : As threatened by Turkey’s President R. Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish military forces and allied “rebels” continued attacking the People’s Protection Units (YPG) in northern Syria. Some More...

US troops_Syria_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 30th, 2017
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U.S. deploys troops along Turkish – Syrian border as buffer between Kurds and Turkey

nsnbc : The United States is deploying armored vehicles and a small number of troops along the Syrian – Turkish border after recent airstrikes killed about 20 Syrian – Kurdish fighters of the People’s More...

Rojava_Syria_Apr 28_2017_Turkey attacks YPG
By nsnbc On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Ankara’s War Against Syrian – Kurdish YPG Backfires: PKK Declares War Against Turkey

nsnbc : Turkey, this week, escalated airstrikes as well as ground offensives against the Syrian – Kurdish YPG and the Turkish offensive continues and continues to claim victims. However, Turkey’s strategy More...

Alleged Chemical Weapons victim_Idlib_Syria_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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French “Evidence” about Syrian Sarin another Weapon of Mass Persuasion?

nsnbc : Following the publication of a six-page report on Wednesday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said France came to the conclusion that the “Syrian regime” was responsible for the recent More...

Damascus International Airport, Thursday morning, April 27, 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Israeli Air Force Attacked Damascus International Airport

 nsnbc : Several explosions rocked a facility at Damascus International Airport in the Syrian capital on Thursday. Syrian military sources reported that the explosions were caused by several Israeli missiles fired More...