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‘I Don’t Want to Shoot a Gun at Anybody Ever Again’

WarIsBoring - 2017-11-17 20:52
In 2015 Hanna Bohman, a 48-year-old Canadian with no military experience, joined a Kurdish militia battling Islamic State in Syria. “I had always been interested in military stuff but never joined because they don’t let women fight,” Bohman said. “One of ...

Disputes Between Erbil and Baghdad Political Not Military: Peshmerga SG

BAS News - 2017-11-05 17:59
ERBIL — The Peshmerga forces are part of the defense system of Iraq, Kurdistan Region Peshmerga Ministry’s Secretary-General Jabbar Yawar said Sunday, stating that they don’t want conflicts with the Iraqi forces. “We do not want to clash with the Iraqi f ...

Ilham Ahmad demanded regime launching real political operation

ANHA - 2017-10-27 13:39
The co-chair of Syrian Democratic Council (MSD) Ilham Ahmad called for the Syrian regime to launch a real political operation warning if an opposite policy would be practiced, that would led to opposite results against the regime and all of Syria. Ilham A ...

Tillerson: No role for Assad in Syria’s future

Waar Media - 2017-10-27 07:33
WAAR-DUHOK: President Bashar al-Assad and his family have no role in the future of Syria, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday ahead of peace talks aiming at a political transition scheduled to resume next month. Tillerson said that the ...

SDF entrenches concepts of home-makers; aware of others’ freedom

ANHA - 2017-10-26 12:11
The Syrian lawyer Hisham Afshari explained that the Syrian Democratic Forces are not a single color and do not embrace an exclusive approach, ideology or slogan that prevent the freedom of the Syrians with their different creeds, spectra and nationalities ...

Syria's War Post-ISIS: A Race for Resources

International Crisis Group - 2017-10-20 14:58
Crisis Group's Senior Analyst for Syria Noah Bonsey talks about the race for resources taking place along the Euphrates river as different sides of Syria's conflict continue to capture territory from ISIS. ...