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US 'optimistic' France, Britain will join stay-behind Syria force

US 'optimistic' France, Britain will join stay-behind Syria force

Rûdaw - 2019-03-11 12:51

US \'optimistic\' France, Britain will join stay-behind Syria force - Rûdaw

Iraq Receives Another Batch of F-16s

BAS News - 2019-04-08 11:08
ERBIL — Iraq announced on Sunday that it has received another batch of F-16 Fighting Falcons from the US. The delivery was made up of six new jet that will join Iraq’s airpower to bring the total number to 27, Yahya Rasoul, the spokesperson for Iraqi Sec ...

Christians to Join and Support New Cabinet in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-01 14:22
ERBIL — The Christian factions in the Kurdistan Region will join the new government and they will contribute to the development of the region through a strong government, said a Christian lawmaker. The Kurdistan Region has been known as the safe haven fo ...

Around 200 US "peacekeeping" troops will stay in Syria

Thedefensepost - 2019-03-30 09:24

US Tells Russia it Will Not ‘Stand Idly’ on Venezuela

Waar Media - 2019-03-26 15:25
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told his Russian counterpart Monday that America and its allies will not stand on the sidelines as Moscow “exacerbates tensions” in Venezuela. During a telephone call with Sergei Lavrov, Pompeo urged Russia ...

US Says Timeline for Its Presence in Syria is Undetermined

BAS News - 2019-03-26 12:28
ERBIL — The United States has made it clear that its limited number of troops in Syria will stay there with no determined timeline for now. The US has already confirmed that 400 troops will stay in Syria to help the local Kurdish partners in clearing the ...

Foreign fighters continue to join ISIS in Syria, US Joint Chiefs chair says

Thedefensepost - 2019-03-14 13:29

ISIS cling to last redoubt in face of US-backed Syria force

Rûdaw - 2019-03-13 20:34

U.S. decision to stay in Syria muddies the waters | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-03-12 07:38

John Bolton: “Very optimistic” Britain and France will join Syria Observer Force

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-11 09:02

US-backed Syria force says IS holding 1,000 civilians | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-10 23:40

US 'optimistic' France, Britain will join stay-behind Syria force

France24 - 2019-03-10 21:04

US 'optimistic' France, Britain will join stay-behind Syria force - The Local

Thelocal - 2019-03-10 19:50

Russia Claims U.S. Holding Refugee Camp 'Hostage' to Stay in Syria After Donald Trump Changes His Mind Again on Leaving

Newsweek - 2019-03-06 22:42

Trump: US will keep troops in Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-06 12:33

In a handwritten note, Trump tells lawmakers some U.S. forces should stay in Syria | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Post Gazette - 2019-03-06 10:38

US Forces Will Stay in Syria: Negotiations With The Kurds Will be Complicated, as Syria Prepares for an Idlib Offensive - The Leaders News

Theleadersnews - 2019-02-26 18:58

US senator claims Britain's MI6 is planning a fake chemical weapons attack on Syria | The Independent

Independent - 2019-02-10 20:07