Tag: Syria

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Syrian Troops Killed in Israeli Airstrikes

Syrian state media is reporting that at least two...

STORIES

Top Ahrar al-Sham Commander Killed During Unknown Airstrike in Syria

An unknown drone strike near al-Bad, Syria, has killed a top commander from the Ahrar al-Sham militant group. In a statement, Ahrar al-Sham confirmed the death of Commander Abu Uday Ulan, but said they could not confirm who carried out the strike. According to the White Helmets, the strike targeted...

US-SDF Raid Captures Key ISIS Recruiter in Syria

The United States Central Command (CENTCOM) announced that a January 18 helicopter raid, backed by Kurdish SDF forces, resulted in the capture of an “ISIS Syrian provincial media and security operative” in eastern Syria. According to a CENTCOM statement, the unnamed militant “was involved in the planning and facilitation...

Joint SDF-Coalition Operations Result in 170 ISIS Arrests in Syria

The Combined Special Operations Joint Task Force (SOJTF)- Levant has announced that a joint operation between Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and Coalition forces, code named “Operation al-Jazeera Thunderbolt,” resulted in the capture of “more than 170 ISIS operatives, hundreds of weapons, and ISIS supply and logistical materials” in...

U.S. Forces Conducts Several Strikes and Raids Throughout Syria, Capture ISIS Leaders

At approximately 0231 EST, reports began to emerge of Syrian Armed Forces shelling in al-Bab, Syria. By 0349 EST, pro-Syrian telegram pages began to claim that U.S. drone strikes had actually caused the explosions and that they were targeting a building on Khalu Street. The strike reportedly injured several...

US CENTCOM Says Two ISIS Officials Killed in Syrian Raid by American Forces

The United States Central Command (CENTCOM) has announced that an early morning American helicopter raid on December 11 in eastern Syria resulted in the deaths of two high ranking Islamic State militants. In a press brief, CENTCOM stated that one of the targets was a militant referred to as “Anas,”...

Turkey is Trying to Make New Friends

Turkey is a nation with no shortage of controversy and ill-relations with other nations in the Middle-East. But call them sentimental, as recently they have been attempting to repair relations with not only Egypt, but Syria as well. One with more success than the other. Turkey’s efforts to repair relations...

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