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SDF Vows No Clash with Syrian Regime in Deir ez-Zor

SDF Vows No Clash with Syrian Regime in Deir ez-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-12 00:42
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has promised not to clash with the Syrian Regime forces while both are advancing against Islamic State (IS) in Deir ez-Zor. "We have clear instructions that after Daesh is eliminated, we should not a ...
SDF Vows No Clash with Syrian Regime in Deir ez-Zor - BAS News

Over 3,500 IDPs from Hawija Arrive in Peshmerga-held Areas

BAS News - 2017-10-02 23:46
ERBIL — Over three thousand people who are mostly children and women were displaced on Monday in and around Hawija district due to the fight against Islamic State (IS) in the area. The displaced people who fled their homes, fearing IS and Hashd al-Shaabi ...

La aviación rusa y de Assad bombardean a las SDF en Deir ez Zor

KurdisCat - 2017-09-16 20:47
Comunicado íntegro de las Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias (Syrian Democratic Forces, SDF) :"En un momento en que nuestras heroicas Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias tienen éxito contra el ISIS en Raqqa y Deir ez Zor y la aniquilación del terror está cerca, algunos ...

SDF respond to Syrian, Russian bombardment

ANHA - 2017-09-16 14:55
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) condemned in strongest terms the Russian and Syrian regime forces' warplanes targeting their forces in Deir ez-Zor, and they assured that the bombardment is an attempt to stir conflicts and waste energies. ...

Las SDF han llegado a la ciudad de Deir ez Zor

KurdisCat - 2017-09-16 04:34
El blitzkrieg de las Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias se inició el . El día 15 de septiembre la vanguardia de las SDF ha llegado a la orilla del rio Éufrates y a la ciudad de Deir ez Zor por el norte. No han entrado. Mustefa Bali, portavoz de 'Tormenta de Jazi ...

Within 48 hours, SDF arrived to Deir ez-Zor

ANHA - 2017-09-14 11:18
Syrian Democratic Forces made a unique progress during al-Jazeera Tempest campaign. Within 48 hours, the forces managed to reach the outskirts of Deir ez-Zor city and liberate vast areas east of the Euphrates River and cut off ISIS supply road. ...

News of a massacre in Deir ez-Zor by regime

ANHA - 2017-09-11 15:46
ALEPPO- Activists reported the killing of 15 civilians in Deir ez-Zor after the Russian air strikes on the city. The Syrian warplanes launched several raids targeting the area of the Panorama Square in Deir ez-Zor, accompanied by violent clashes between D ...

Al-Jazeera Tempest enter the Industrial City in Deir ez-Zor

ANHA - 2017-09-10 15:46
The Syrian Democratic Forces’ press center pointed out that Deir ez-Zor Military Council and the allied forces have entered the Industrial City in Deir ez-Zor governate, noting that the clashes are still ongoing in the Industrial City. ...

SDF Announces Operation in IS-held Deir al-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-09 12:42
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Saturday a major military operation against Islamic State (IS) in the province of Deir al-Zor, an official said. The SDF, backed by the US-led coalition, has been in fierce fighting with ...

Another defeat for Islamic State

The Economist - 2017-09-09 09:03
The Syrian army pushed into the eastern city of Deir ez-Zor on September 5th, breaking the three-year-old siege of a government-held enclave by Islamic State (IS). It is a victory for Bashar al-Assad, Syria’s blood-soaked dictator, and yet another defeat ...

4 IS Warlords Killed in Russian Airstrikes near Deir ez-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-08 09:24
ERBIL— The Islamic State (IS) commanders near the Syrian city of Dier ez-Zor were targeted by the Russian airstrikes which killed about 40 militants, including four "influential" warlords, Russian Ministry of Defense stated on Friday. The Ministry's stat ...

More than 2,000 Islamic State militants killed in Iraq’s Tal Afar

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
BAGHDAD,— The Iraqi forces killed over 2,000 Islamic State (IS) militants and more than 50 suicide bombers during a major offensive to free Tal Afar area in west of Mosul, the Iraqi military said on Saturday. “The IS total casualties in the blitzkrieg du ...

Barzani and Abadi discuss cooperation against IS on phone

KurdPress - 2017-09-03 09:39
Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi spoke over the phone on Saturday and discussed the latest developments in the war against Islamic State (IS), said Kurdistan Region Presidency (KRP). ...

Kurdish-led SDF Kill Dozens of IS Militants in Raqqa

BAS News - 2017-08-31 16:39
ERBIL — The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Thursday that they've killed dozens of Islamic State (IS) militants, including a number of snipers, in the city of Raqqa. According to an online statement released by the SDF, 40 IS milita ...

Iraqi PM Declares Complete Victory over IS in Tel Afar

BAS News - 2017-08-31 15:32
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, released an official statement on Thursday to announce the conclusion of the battle against Islamic State (IS) in Tel Afar district, northwest of Mosul. "I declare to you that resilient Tel Afar joined libera ...

Third IS Militant Killed in Mopping Up Camping in Meqdadiyah

BAS News - 2017-08-18 16:07
ERBIL— Kurdistan Peshmerga and Asayish (Security) forces on Friday gunned down another Islamic State(IS) militant in the township of Meqdadiyah, Diyala province. With the IS militant killed today, three extremists have been killed in the three days since ...