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Kurdish-led forces close to re-capturing key IS-held town in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Kurdish-led forces close to re-capturing key IS-held town in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-13 22:46

Kurdish-led forces close to re-capturing key IS-held town in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhuanet

Hundreds of Turkey-backed rebels to leave areas to al-Qaida-linked militants in northern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-11 10:27

Kurdish-led groups besiege IS in last 2 towns in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-01-07 10:57

Kurdish-led forces capture 262 IS militants trying to flee eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-25 17:14

Turkey sends reinforcements to frontline with Kurdish militia in northern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-23 14:02

Kurdish-led forces in Syria may not be able to contain IS prisoners, official says

Reuters - 2018-12-21 13:31
Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria may not be able to continue to detain Islamic State prisoners if the situation in the region gets out of control, top Syrian Kurdish official Ilham Ahmed said on Friday. ...

U.S.-backed Syrian forces close to seizing town from Islamic State: spokeswoman | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-12-20 11:05

U.S. decision to withdraw from Syria shocks U.S.-backed Kurdish-led militia: watchdog - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-19 23:26

Syrian Kurdish-led fighters take Hajin, last town held by IS

FOX News - 2018-12-14 14:06
U.S.-backed, Kurdish-led fighters captured the last town held by the Islamic State group on Friday, after days of intense battles in the militants' single remaining enclave in eastern Syria, activists said. ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces take the last Islamic State-held town of Hajin

E-Kurd - 2018-12-14 11:17
BEIRUT,— U.S.-backed, Kurdish-led fighters captured the last town held by the Islamic State group on Friday, after days of intense battles in the militants’ single remaining enclave in eastern Syria, activists said. The fall of Hajin is a blow to the ext ...

Syrian Kurdish force: Turkey attack would impact war on IS

FOX News - 2018-12-13 18:02
The main Syrian Kurdish-led militia warned on Thursday that threats by Turkey's president to launch a new military operation against U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria will negatively impact their fight against the Islamic State group. ...

Trump Signs Bill to Help Religious Minorities in Iraq, Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-12 09:21
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump signed a bill on Tuesday to help religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria with humanitarian aid. "In recent years, IS has committed horrifying atrocities against religious and ethnic minorities in Syria and Iraq ...

Kurdish-led militia brings reinforcement to fight IS last redoubt in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-09 23:20

U.S.-led airstrikes destroy hospital in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-08 22:51

IS pushes back U.S.-backed Kurdish forces from key town in eastern Syria: watchdog - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-08 22:51

IS pushes back US-backed Kurdish forces from key town in eastern Syria: watchdog

Uniindia - 2018-12-08 22:24

Kurdish-led militia advances in battles with IS in eastern Syria - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2018-12-05 23:07

Syrian Kurdish-led forces say capture ‘most dangerous’ Islamic State security leader

E-Kurd - 2018-12-01 14:36
BEIRUT,— US-backed forces said Friday they had captured a leader of the Islamic State group in eastern Syria where the Kurdish-led fighters have been battling the jihadists. A statement by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) identified the suspect as Osam ...

Islamic State assault killed 92 Syrian Kurdish-led forces: monitor

E-Kurd - 2018-11-26 20:39
Fighting between Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Islamic State group kills more than 200 in three days, monitor says QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A major attack by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria has killed 92 US-backed Kurdish-led forces in three ...