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Militants kill 3 Syrian troops, bomb US-led coalition patrol - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-04-10 17:09

Breaking News: Our forces are tracking the perpetrators of 16th January attacks in Manbij

SDF Press - 2019-03-19 21:29
By tracking and monitoring our forces managed to arrest a group of people believed to have been involved in Manbij attacks that targeted our troops and coalition soldiers on Wednesday 16th January 2019. Investigations are ongoing to find out details of th ...

US-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to ...

Trust - 2019-03-19 02:47

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay | News | 1450 99.7 WHTC

WHTC - 2019-03-13 06:57

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO

KFGO - 2019-03-12 18:53

Foreign Troops in Iraq Not a Threat to Neighbors: Parliament Speaker

BAS News - 2019-03-07 23:22
ERBIL - The presence of the US-led coalition troops in Iraq poses no threat to the neighboring countries, Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi said on Thursday. Halbusi made the remarks during a visit to Iran where he had meetings with President ...

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay | Metro US

Metro - 2019-03-04 13:47

US-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-02-27 09:03

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay | News | WSAU

WSAU - 2019-02-25 07:57

US-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay - Region - World - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2019-02-24 08:45

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay

Yahoo - 2019-02-23 16:21

U.S.-backed military coalition troops are reported target in deadly north Syria blast | Watch News Videos Online

Globalnews - 2019-02-22 08:54

US-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-02-21 07:33

Commander of U.S.-backed Syrian force asks for 1,500 coalition troops to stay - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2019-02-20 07:22

Syria: US-Backed Forces Call for 1,500 Coalition Troops to Stay

Thewire - 2019-02-20 07:22

Kurdish-led Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay

E-Kurd - 2019-02-19 11:27
AIRBASE in northern Syria,— The commander of U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces in Syria called on Monday for about 1,000 to 1,500 international forces to remain in Syria to help fight Islamic State and expressed hope that the United States, in particular, w ...

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay

Gulan Media - 2019-02-19 02:41

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay, fear 'new genocide' at hands of Turkey | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-02-18 23:13

SDF commander calls for 1,500 coalition troops to remain in Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-02-18 21:29
US forces will soon withdraw from northeast Syria ...

SDF Urges Coalition Troops to Stay, Seeks Help With ISIS Prisoners | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-02-18 20:35

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-02-18 17:16

U.S. troops begin 'process of withdrawing' from Syria, coalition spokesman says - Syria -

Haaretz - 2019-02-06 02:25

Iraq rejects 'misleading' reports claiming Coalition troops increased in country

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-31 16:06

Spanish King Visits Iraq

BAS News - 2019-01-30 10:58
ERBIL — King Felipe VI of Spain arrived in Baghdad to visit his country’s troops stationed in Iraq as part of the international coalition battling the Islamic State (IS). The visit was kept unannounced for security reasons, Spanish media said. The King, ...

Suicide attack on Kurdish-U.S. convoy in Syria kills 5

E-Kurd - 2019-01-21 18:07
BEIRUT,— A suicide car bomb attack on a military convoy in Syrian Kurdistan (northeastern Syria) Monday killed five members of a Kurdish-led force accompanying US troops in an anti-jihadist coalition, a monitor said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Righ ...

Turkey Not a Reliable Partner for US in Syria: McGurk

BAS News - 2019-01-19 14:00
ERBIL — Former US special presidential envoy to the coalition battling the Islamic State (IS), Brett McGurk has warned that Turkey could not be a reliable partner in Syria as the US troops are preparing to leave the country. "On Syria, Turkey is not a re ...

Civilians, US troops killed in blast in northern Syria

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-16 19:35
Suicide bomber strikes area near a US-led coalition patrol in the Kurdish-held Syrian town of Manbij. ...

Iraqi Shi’ite MP Asks PM Abdul-Mahdi to Clarify on Number of US Troops

BAS News - 2019-01-13 12:05
ERBIL — Iraqi lawmaker Aliya Nusaif, from the Shi’ite State of Law Coalition, called on Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi on Sunday to clarify on the number and mission of US forces currently based in Iraq. MP Nusaifi wrote in a statement that the call was ...

Coalition Says Syria Withdrawal Begun

BAS News - 2019-01-11 12:31
ERBIL — The US-led Coalition announced on Friday that the troops withdrawal from Syria has already begun. “The coalition has begun the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria,” Coalition spokesperson Colonel Sean Ryan said. “Out of concern for op ...

Coalition Forces support Iraqi Security Forces with airstrike against ISIS

CENTCOM - 2018-12-30 23:00
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Coalition Forces conducted an airstrike in support of Iraqi Security Forces taking smalls arms fire west of Mosul, Dec. 15, 2018. 20th Iraqi Army Division troops received small arms fire during a routine patrol in the Atshanah Mountains. T ...

The Latest: US-led coalition says no Syrian troops in Manbij -

Startribune - 2018-12-28 16:30

U.S. envoy to anti-ISIS coalition quits over Trump decision to move troops from Syria - Story | WAGA

Fox5atlanta - 2018-12-24 15:36

MSD: US withdrawal should not affect the Coalition's mission

ANF - 2018-12-21 13:02
The Syrian Democratic Council stressed that the US decision to withdraw its troops from Syria should not affect the International Coalition's mission in the region. ...

The clashes outcome of (the war against the terrorism)

SDF Press - 2018-12-19 19:07
Baghoz axis: our forces launched an attack on the terrorists’ locations, where a number of enemies were killed and some were injured, however, our troops took advanced steps in this axis and could control 10 new points, while the international coalition t ...

Three IS Militants Killed in Coalition-Peshmerga Operation

BAS News - 2018-10-31 10:49
ERBIL — Kurdish Peshmerga troops, together with the US-led Coalition forces, launched an operation on Wednesday against the Islamic State (IS) near Kifri in Garmiyan bloc, killing at least three insurgents. The operation targeted the IS hideouts around t ...

Coalition troops in Manbij clashed with armed group believed to be Turkish-backed rebels

Kurdistan24 - 2018-10-24 01:35

At Least 15 IS Militants Killed in Western Anbar

BAS News - 2018-09-20 00:32
ERBIL - At least 15 Islamic State (IS) insurgents were killed in a joint military campaign in western Anbar province on Wednesday, a report said. "The Jazeera Operations Command, in collaboration with the U.S.-led Coalition troops, managed to kill 15 mil ...

US Forces to Stay in Iraq As Long As Necessary

BAS News - 2018-08-19 22:44
ERBIL - The US armed forces will not leave Iraq as long as the country needs that, said the US-led coalition on Sunday. "We’ll keep troops there as long as we think they’re needed," Anadolu Agency quoted army Colonel Sean Ryan, a spokesman for the coalit ...

Monday’s Anti-IS Operation Costed the Lives of Five Peshmerga Troops

BAS News - 2018-07-17 00:59
ERBIL — Five Kurdish Peshmerga troops were killed during Monday’s operation against the Islamic State (IS) near Makhmour. The Kurdish forces, together with the US-led Coalition and Iraqi security forces, conducted an operation in the early hours on Monda ...

Iraqi forces capture five senior IS leaders in cross-border operation

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-10 19:06
The US-led coalition has supported Iraqi troops as well as Kurdish-led forces in the years-long war against the Islamic State. (Photo: AFP) ...

Saudi Arabia says open to sending troops to Syria under wider coalition

Waar Media - 2018-04-17 18:46
WAAR-DUHOK: Saudi Arabia would send troops to Syria under the US-led coalition if a decision was taken to widen it, Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday. “We are in discussion with the US and have been since the beginning of the Syrian crisis ...

Rojava Official: Macron agreed to send troops to Rojava to prevent Turkish advances

Waar Media - 2018-03-30 17:23
WAAR-DUHOK: French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to send troops to northern Syria, helping the US-led Coalition in blocking the further Turkish advances into the region beyond Afrin. Macron received a Kurdish, Arab, and Christian delegate from the ...

U.S. military says bomb killed 2 coalition members in Syria

CBS News - 2018-03-30 12:12
Unclear if casualties are U.S. troops, but Americans backing Kurdish forces are based near site of reported blast ...

France to Send Troops to Rojava to Prevent Turkish Advances

BAS News - 2018-03-29 23:48
ERBIL — French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to send troops to northern Syria, helping the US-led Coalition in blocking Further Turkish advances into the region beyond Afrin. Macron received a Kurdish, Arab and Christian delegates from the Syrian K ...

Iraqi media reports claim presence of Israeli troops in Iraq

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-03-10 07:37
Media reports from Iraq have claimed that hundreds of Israeli troops are deployed in Iraq under fake identities, conducting special non-combat missions in the country. ...

‘Dark nights’ are falling upon US troops in Iraq: Shia militia leader

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-02-13 03:25
The leader of the Iranian-backed Shia militia Asaib Ahl al-Haq, claimed the US' presence in Iraq "serves an Israeli project," and vowed to target them if they do not leave the country. ...

Coalition: We will defend ourselves and our partners

Rûdaw - 2018-02-09 01:20
Coalition general's visit to Manbij was a message of support to troops and media ...

US General: American troops would remain in Manbij

Waar Media - 2018-02-08 12:39
WAAR-DUHOK: On the ground in Syria, the top U.S. general in the coalition fighting the Islamic State group pledged on Wednesday that American troops would remain in the northern Syrian Kurdish town of Manbij despite Ankara’s demands for a U.S. pullout. “ ...

Hashd al-Shaabi Urges Abadi Take “Deterrent Measures” Against US

BAS News - 2018-01-29 00:26
ERBIL — Iranian-backed shi’ite militia group of Hashd al-Shaabi has urged Iraqi government to take measures to restrict American troops in Iraq after 10 soldiers were killed in a US-led coalition airstrike. Iskandar Wutwut, a member of Hashd al-Shaabi, c ...

Belgian Defense Minister vows to respond after Baghdad blocked his visit to Kurdistan

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-01-16 18:28
Steven Vandeput revealed that the Iraqi federal government blocked him from visiting Belgian troops in the Kurdistan Region and asked Brussels to respond diplomatically. ...

Germany’s defense minister visits troops in Jordan

Waar Media - 2018-01-14 17:43
WAAR-DUHOK: German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen was in Jordan on Saturday with a group of German parliamentarians to visit Bundeswehr soldiers who are part of the US-led coalition against the “Islamic State” terror group. Von der Leyen had to ni ...

US to Withdraw 400 Troops from Syria: Report

BAS News - 2017-11-30 21:04
ERBIL — The US-led Global Coalition will withdraw 400 military personnel from Syria in an attempt to set the ground for a political resolution to the Syrian crisis, media reports claimed. There has been no comment by the Coalition on the reports yet. Ear ...

SDF Source Reveals Number of Coalition Personnel in Syria

BAS News - 2017-11-25 22:56
ERBIL — A source from the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has revealed that thousands of military personnel of the US-led Global Coalition are present in Syrian Kurdistan and other northern regions of the country. “Nearly 4,000 troops and mili ...

US: Kurdish-Iraqi clashes undermining ISIS fight

CNN - 2017-11-01 00:56
Armed clashes between Iraqi and Kurdish forces in Northern Iraq are undermining the fight against ISIS, even as Iraqi troops launch an operation to capture what the US-led military coalition has called the terror group's "final stronghold" in Iraq. ...

US and Coalition Troops Could Stand Between Kurds and Iraqis: General |

Military - 2017-11-01 00:53

Erbil-Baghdad: Coalition says Iraq shifts troops west of Kirkuk to Anbar

Rûdaw - 2017-10-12 19:10
Erbil claimed on Wed. that Iraq is preparing to attack Kurdistan ...

Coalition says Russian strike wounds several SDF troops east of Euphrates River

NRT - 2017-09-16 21:16

U.S., Russian-led airstrikes kill 28 civilians in Syria, monitor says

CBS News - 2017-09-12 18:09
Deir el-Zour seen as prize by U.S.-led coalition supported Kurdish and Arab forces, as well as Syrian government troops backed by Russia ...

Difficult Battle Expected in IS-held Central Tel Afar: Coalition

BAS News - 2017-08-24 13:31
ERBIL — The US-led Coalition expects the battle for liberating Iraqi town of Tel Afar from Mosul to be difficult once the Iraqi ground troops reach the centre of the town, spokesperson Colonel Ryan Dillon said. Iraqi Prime Minister announced the launch o ...

US-led Coalition Welcomes Launch of Tel Afar Assault

BAS News - 2017-08-20 14:56
ERBIL — The US-led coalition has welcomed the beginning of Tel Afar operation by the Iraqi armed forces on Monday, reiterating support to the troops fighting the Islamic State (IS) on the ground. “The Global Coalition Against ISIS welcomes Iraqi Prime Mi ...

Over 100 Iraqi Shi’ite Militias Killed, Injured in Coalition Airstrike

BAS News - 2017-08-08 10:14
ERBIL — More than 100 fighters of the Iraqi Shi’ite Arab militia troops of Hashd al-Shaabi were mistakenly killed or injured on Monday in an airstrike near the Iraq-Syria border. According to a press release by Sayed al-Shohada brigade of Hashd al-Shaabi ...

US Troops Should Stay in Iraq After IS: Coalition Commander

BAS News - 2017-07-12 11:31
ERBIL — Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, the commander of the US-led coalition against the Islamic State (IS), said on Tuesday that he didn’t expect a decrease in the US troops in Iraq after the defeat of IS in Mosul and insisted Americans its allies should st ...

Finland’s training contributes to troops’ capabilities in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2017-06-03 03:58
The security sector training provided by Finland in Iraq has improved the troops’ capacity to operate as a harmonised unit and developed their ability to survive in combat. Furthermore, the emergency medical care offered by the Finns has saved many lives. ...

U.S. hikes 'combat power' in Syria, with eye on Iran-backed militia

Reuters - 2017-06-01 21:50
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Thursday it had bolstered its "combat power" in southern Syria, warning that it viewed Iran-backed fighters in the area as a threat to nearby coalition troops fighting Islamic State. ...

Norway says it has troops in Jordan, Iraq as part of Coalition forces

NRT - 2017-05-23 14:25

U.S. Strikes Advancing Syrian-Led Troops

The Wall Street Journal - 2017-05-19 03:47
The U.S.-led military coalition in Syria launched airstrikes on Syrian forces and their allies as they approached U.S.-backed rebels in al-Tanf, on the border with Jordan, according to U.S. officials, marking an expansion of hostile U.S. action toward the ...

Less Than 1000 IS Militants Left in Mosul

BAS News - 2017-05-04 02:11
LEEDS — Less than 1,000 Islamic State (IS) militants remain in western Mosul as the Iraqi troops, backed by the US-led coalition, continue pushing deeper into the areas held by the group, said the spokesperson of the Operation Inherent Resolve. John Dorr ...

US-led coalition troops landed in Deir ez-Zoor

Orient News - 2017-04-18 02:00

U.S.-led coalition airdrops troops in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

NRT - 2017-04-17 09:58

US-led coalition sends troops to Manbij to deter ‘aggression’

Rûdaw - 2017-03-05 01:15
It is 'to reassure coalition [members and] partner forces, [and] deter aggression," ...

Spain Sends 300 Military Personnel to Iraq

BAS News - 2017-02-22 19:30
The Spanish personnel are training the Iraqi police LEEDS — Spanish troops are currently training 500 new Iraqi police officers in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, as part of the US-led coalition efforts against the so-called Islamic State (IS) in Iraq, ...

Retaking Mosul Airport 'Matter of Hours': Commander

BAS News - 2017-02-21 15:47
50 IS militants killed in the airport MOSUL — The Iraqi federal police stated that the troops will storm Mosul airport in the next few hours after the Islamic State (IS) militants were targeted intensely by the international coalition airstrikes and fede ...

Thousands More Iraqi Troops Join Mosul Assault after Training

BAS News - 2017-02-18 19:15
ERBIL — Approximately 5,000 Iraqi Security Forces have completed their coalition training and will proceed to assist as hold forces in eastern Mosul, thereafter taking part in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in western Mosul, reported the US Dep ...

US Not Backing off from Supporting SDF: Source

BAS News - 2017-02-05 14:11
The US is planning to increase the number of its troops to 1,000 in northern Syria ERBIL — A senior military source from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) denied that the US-led global coalition is opting out of its support to the SDF after Donald Trump ...

Rêdûr Khalil: we have not received armored vehicles from coalition

ANHA - 2017-02-01 13:03
NEWS DESK- The official spokesperson of YPG Rêdûr Khalil said “we did not receive armored vehicles or troops carriers from the global coalition, while a spokesperson of Pentagon said that the vehicles were provided for the Arab elements inside SDF allianc ...

ISIL on retreat in Iraq: Mosul University fully liberated by coalition of Shiite, Sunni, and Kurdish troops | National Post

Nationalpost - 2017-01-16 00:24

US troops 'kill dozens of ISIL fighters' in Syria raid

Al Jazeera - 2017-01-10 03:02
Coalition official confirms soldiers carried out operation against armed group in eastern province of Deir Az Zor. ...

Francois Hollande arrives in Baghdad, to visit Kurdistan Region

KurdPress - 2017-01-02 08:44
French President Francois Hollande arrived in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Monday ,January 2, in an effort to salute troops who are taking part in a U.S.-led military coalition against the Islamic State (IS). ...

Michael Fallon: we’re training over 31,000 Iraqi and peshmerga troops

Waar Media - 2016-12-17 15:09
Waar, Duhok: The US-led coalition is training more than 31,000 Iraqi and Peshmerga troops and Islamic State militants now control less than 10% of Iraqi territory , UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said. Fallon’s statement came during a meeting in Lond ...

Iraqi troops face stiff resistance from Islamic State in eastern Mosul

E-Kurd - 2016-11-20 21:16
MOSUL,— Iraqi troops faced stiff resistance Saturday from Islamic State militants as they pushed deeper into eastern Mosul, backed by aerial support from the U.S.-led international coalition, a senior military commander said. At dawn, troops moved into th ...

Iraqi troops push into new Mosul neighborhoods under cover of air strikes

Rûdaw - 2016-11-20 13:26
15 ISIS militants killed in coalition airstrikes ...

Iraqi forces 3 kilometers away from Mosul: commander

KurdPress - 2016-11-06 05:04
The commander of Nainawa operation stated that Iraqi troops are only three kilometers far from Mosul, the so-called capital of the Islamic State (Daesh) which Iraqi forces and the international coalition, along with Peshmerga, are to retake its control f ...

Iraqi forces advance towards Mosul from the south

E-Kurd - 2016-10-30 13:17
NEAR MOSUL,— Iraqi troops and security forces advanced towards Mosul from the south and southeast of the city on Sunday, Iraqi officials said, backed by air and ground support from a U.S.-led coalition as they edged closer to the Islamic State stronghold. ...

A military operation to seize back Mosul from ISIS troops has begun

E-Kurd - 2016-10-28 12:18
Ramiar Bilbas | The military operation to liberate the second most populated province of Iraq known as Mosul has begun on October 15, 2016. This Military operation contains Iraqi Army units, the Kurdish Peshmerga forces, the coalition’s forces l ...

Iraqi forces 3 kilometers away from Mosul: commander

KurdPress - 2016-10-27 13:29
The commander of Nainawa operation stated that Iraqi troops are only three kilometers far from Mosul, the so-called capital of the Islamic State (Daesh) which Iraqi forces and the international coalition, along with Peshmerga, are to retake its control f ...

US troops use gas masks near Mosul base

Kurdistan24 - 2016-10-22 17:09
Military helicopters carry coalition troops from Nineveh Joint Operations Command headquarters to various parts of Mosul, Oct. 19, 2016. (Photo: Reuters) ...

US troops ‘begin shelling’ IS in Mosul

Waar Media - 2016-10-16 16:51
Waar, Duhok: Coalition forces stationed on Bashik front has stared shelling Islamic State units with missiles as part of an operation to retake Mosul on Saturday, it has been reported. Peshmerga Commander Omer Huseyin, from Camp Bashiqa said the shelling ...

US-led coalition sends 600 additional troops to assist in retaking Mosul from ISIS

Aranews - 2016-09-29 22:13
ARA News WASHINGTON – 600 additional US troops will back forces to take the Iraqi city of Mosul from ISIS, US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said. Backed by the US-led coalition, the Kurdish Peshmerga and Iraqi army troops are preparing for a major milit ...

US airstrikes in Syria ‘kill dozens of government troops’

Waar Media - 2016-09-18 14:26
Waar, Duhok: US-led coalition has admitted its planes have launched an attack in eastern Syria that Russia says killed at least 29 Syrian troops battling Islamic State terrorist group. A US for the US administration expressed “regret” for the “unintention ...

Syrian Kurdish City Becomes Flashpoint as US Scrambles Aircraft to Protect Coalition Troops

Voanews - 2016-08-19 23:21

Sweden to Double Number of Its Troops in Anti-IS Coalition

BasNews - 2016-07-13 15:38
Another 35 soldiers are expected to join the mission in Iraq and Kurdistan Region STOCKHOLM — Sweden is expected to increase the number of its troops in Iraq and Kurdistan Region at the request of the US-led coalition battling the Islamic State (IS). Def ...

U.S.-led coalition troops seen near front line in new Iraq offensive | Antigua Observer Newspaper

Antiguaobserver - 2016-05-31 03:00

U.S.-led coalition troops seen with Peshmerga near front line in new Iraq offensive

E-Kurd - 2016-05-29 17:48

UAE says ready to send ground troops to Syria, to support anti-IS coalition

E-Kurd - 2016-02-08 09:30

Baghdad, anti-IS coalition agree US troops can enter Iraq

Kurd Press - 2015-12-29 00:50
A spokesman of the Iraqi Prime Minister office has stated that Baghdad and Washington have agreed that U.S. special troops can enter into Iraq for conducting military operations. ...

[Video] McGurk says deployment of Turkish troops not part of coalition

NRT-TV - 2015-12-09 16:12

Iraq deploys coalition-trained troops to Ramadi fight for first time

Gulan Media - 2015-07-24 03:17

Turkey Urges Anti-ISIL Coalition to Bolster Support for Kurdish Troops / Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2015-05-18 18:26

Iraqi troops launch final phase of Tikrit offensive, coalition planes target Islamic State militants

E-Kurd - 2015-03-26 15:20

Coalition nations to send troops to aid Iraq against Islamic State - LA Times

Latimes - 2014-12-09 04:57

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