Syria regime uses air power against Kurdish troopsOn Thursday the regime launched its first ever air strikes against the Kurds, near Hasakeh.
Jets scrambled as Syrian regime strikes US positionsA U.S.-led coalition sent aircraft into northeastern Syria on Thursday in a “very unusual” move to protect American special operation ground forces from attacks by Syrian…
Syria bombs Kurdish forces near HasakehSyrian regime forces bombarded the northeastern city of Hasakeh for the second day on Friday.
Video: Syrian city celebrates liberation from IS groupAfter Arab and Kurdish fighters pushed the Islamic State (IS) group jihadists from Manbij in Aleppo province, residents who endured two years of occupation were dancing and…
Syrian rebels launch push aimed at breaking Aleppo siegeRebel fighters launched a major assault on government-held parts of Aleppo.
Scores killed after deadly blast rocks Kurdish-majority Syrian cityA large truck bomb blast claimed by Islamic State killed nearly 50 people and wounded scores more in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli near the Turkish border on…
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Destruction of Kurdish sites continues as Turkey hosts UNESCOThe UNESCO World Heritage Committee is holding its 40th session in Istanbul, but activists say the UN body has been silent on the damage to ancient sites in Kurdish-dominated…
Istanbul Atatürk airport attack: "I saw four people go down in front of me, they were in pieces"
Istanbul airport attack: 'I saw four people go down in front of me'Istanbul Atatürk airport attack: "I saw four people go down in front of me, they were in pieces"
Kurdish militant group TAK claims deadly Istanbul bombingMilitant Kurdish group the Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (TAK) on Friday claimed a car bombing in the centre of Istanbul that killed seven police and four civilians, warning foreign…
US-backed Syrian forces open new front in fight against IS groupUS-backed Syrian militias vowed to drive the Islamic State (IS) group from the city of Manbij and surrounding areas in northern Syria on Thursday, urging civilians to stay away…
Fallujah: Make or break, Iraq offensive led by Shiite militia (part 1)Has the tide turned for IS group militants in Iraq and Syria? The so-called caliphate is currently under pressure from Iraqi forces in the Sunni stronghold of Fallujah, but a…
Fallujah: Make or break, Iraq offensive led by Shiite militia (part 2)Has the tide turned for IS group militants in Iraq and Syria? The so-called caliphate is currently under pressure from Iraqi forces in the Sunni stronghold of Fallujah, but a…
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