Another US Soldier Dies In Syria Under Trump's "Secure The Oil" Mission
A year after four Americans died in a bomb blast in northern Syria - the single deadliest day for the some 700 troops still there - another US solider has...
A United Nations independent panel investigating human rights violations in Syria today called for urgent action to ensure justice for the crimes committed, adding that it will submit a list of names next month of those believed to be most...
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The blast reportedly occurred in front of a restaurant and a gas station in the city of Azaz, north of Aleppo.
U.S. troops at military outposts in eastern Syria asked variations of the same question to their top commander Saturday: What is our future here? What are the goals we need to think about? Gen. Frank McKenzie, the U.S Middle East commander,...
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American troops in Syria, like those in neighboring Iraq, shifted their focus from anti-extremist operations to force protection after a Jan. 3 strike in Baghdad killed Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani.
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OPCW Investigator Testifies At UN That No Chemical Attack Took Place In Douma, Syria
Authored by Ben Borton via TheGrayZone.com,
In testimony before the United Nations Security Council, former OPCW inspection team leader and...
Filmmaker Waad al-Kateab documented the bombing and fighting in Syria, until she was forced to flee with her family.
The natural disaster has claimed the lives of at least 18 people and left 553 more injured so far, while rescue teams are still trying to save those under debris. The quake has been felt in neighboring Syria and Iraq, also in Lebanon and Israel.
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ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday voiced concerns over Libya repeating Syria's fate and called on the international community to increase pressure on Khalifa Haftar, the Libyan National Army (LNA) commander, who is...
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Merkel: Libya Becoming 'New Syria Proxy War' With "Enormous Floods Of Migrants"
The continuing crisis in Libya has apparently been a central topic of discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week, with German...
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MOSCOW, January 24 (Sputnik) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will meet with UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen to discuss various aspects of the Syrian peace process in Moscow on Friday.
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The Trump administration is resurrecting the push against Assad as part of its quiet war on Iran.
Amb. James Jeffrey, the highest-ranking U.S. official on Syria, will be traveling to Brussels next week to...
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Just eight days after a ceasefire was brokered between Russia and Turkey, the Syrian regime has intensified its bombardment of rebel-held areas in southern Idlib and Aleppo. ...
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President Trump said Wednesday that he would expand his highly controversial travel ban, which already bars citizens from seven countries, most of which have Muslim-majority populations — Libya, Iran, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, North Korea and...
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Earlier this month, Syria's state-run media reported that Damascus had resumed its military operation against militants in the Idlib province, due to multiple ceasefire violations.
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In today’s UnPresidented Podcast, we delve into the lastest 2020 presidential polls, and then discuss Donald Trump’s wacky claim, that the Turk’s devastating attack on the Kurds in northern Syria is really a victory of the US...
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