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Russia Says US Betrayed Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-10-23 10:19
ERBIL — The Kremlin said on Wednesday that the United States had betrayed the Kurds who fought with them against the Islamic State (IS). “The United States has been the Kurds’ closest ally in recent years. [But] in the end, it abandoned the Kurds and, in ...

Desperate pleas to free women and children from Islamic State detainee camps in Syria

Seattle Times - 2019-10-23 02:12
The chaos and violence that have followed the U.S. pullback in Syria have intensified questions about the fate of tens of thousands of women and children affiliated with the brutal terrorist group ISIS and being held in Kurdish-run detainee camps. ...

Turkish Offensive in Syria Undermines Anti-IS Fight: US Envoy

BAS News - 2019-10-23 00:44
ERBIL - The recent Turkish offensive against the Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria has undermined the fight against the Islamic State (IS), US President Donald Trump's special envoy for the Syrian conflict argued on Tuesday. Turkey began a military ca ...

Islamic State fight paused as Turkey invades northern Syria

Al Monitor - 2019-10-22 23:58

Russia, Turkey agree to jointly remove Kurdish fighters along Turkey’s border in northern Syria

Washington Post - 2019-10-22 23:13
The agreement followed a U.S.-Turkish deal that forced the retreat of Syrian Kurdish fighters who had allied with the U.S. military in the fight against the Islamic State. ...

What Trump gets wrong about war against the Islamic State | WTOP

WTOP - 2019-10-22 23:11

Trump’s Syria Envoy Says Turkey Move Hinders Islamic State Fight

Yahoo - 2019-10-22 22:11

IS Kills Two Iraqi Police Commanders near Salahaddin

BAS News - 2019-10-22 20:06
ERBIL - Among six people killed by the Islamic State (IS) near Salahaddin province on Tuesday, were two federal police commanders, an incident which is not very common in Iraq. Reuters cited security sources as explaining that the incident occurred in Sa ...

IS Attacks Checkpoints in Iraq, Kills Two, Wounds Three

BAS News - 2019-10-22 09:35
ERBIL — At least Two members of Iraq's security forces were killed during separate Islamic State (IS) attacks on checkpoints in Salahaddin province. According to a statement by military, three others were injured after they attempted to evacuate bodies l ...

U.S., Kurdish troops withdraw from Syria

The New Mail - 2019-10-22 08:47
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday that U.S. troops withdrawing from Syria will end up in western Iraq to continue their fight against the Islamic State. Esper told reporters… The post U.S., Kurdish troops withdraw from Syria appeared first ...

As U.S. Leaves Allies in Syria, Kurdish Commander Struggles With Fallout

New York Times - 2019-10-22 01:09
Mazlum Kobani, whose Kurdish-led force fought the Islamic State in Syria, fears that a complete United States withdrawal could endanger his people and allow the jihadists to regroup. ...

Islamic State attack kills two security forces near northern Iraqi oilfields

Reuters - 2019-10-22 00:46
Two members of Iraq's security forces were killed and three wounded when Islamic State militants attacked checkpoints in the Allas oilfields area of the northern Salahuddin province on Monday, the military said in a statement. ...

Brett McGurk: Syria crisis 'going to get worse'

Washington Times - 2019-10-21 23:42
President Trump's former special envoy to the fight against Islamic State warned on Monday that the situation in northern Syria is "going to get worse" following the withdrawal of U.S. forces from the region and a burgeoning clash between NATO ally Turke ...

U.S. troops cross into Iraqi Kurdistan as part of withdrawal from Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-21 20:07
DOHUK, Iraqi Kurdistan,— The Pentagon is considering keeping some U.S. troops near oilfields in northeastern Syria alongside Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to help deny oil to Islamic State militants, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Mond ...

U.S. mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil: Pentagon

Reuters - 2019-10-21 18:16
The Pentagon is considering keeping some U.S. troops near oilfields in northeastern Syria alongside Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to help deny oil to Islamic State militants, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday. ...

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

KKTV - 2019-10-21 14:13

Authorities on high alert for escaped jihadists

Kathimerini - 2019-10-21 07:23
With Turkey’s invasion of northeastern Syria leading to the escape of Islamic State (ISIS) jihadists from prisons guarded by the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Greek security officials... (ISIS) jihadists from prisons guarded by the Kurdish-l ...

41 IS Members Handed Over to Turkey: Minister

BAS News - 2019-10-21 00:49
ERBIL - A total of 41 Islamic State (IS) members were handed over to Turkey on Sunday, Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said. According to Soylu, the militants had been recaptured by the Ankara-backed Syrian rebels after breaking out of prison gu ...

US Moving Families of IS Militants Out of al-Hawl Camp in NE Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-20 21:00
ERBIL - The US forces are evacuating the families of the Islamic State (IS) from the Syrian camp of al-Hawl amid the Turkish incursion into Syria, a report said on Sunday. Sputnik cited Ikhbariya broadcaster as saying that the US helicopters were circlin ...

Kurds targeted in Turkish attack include female fighters who battled Islamic State - The Seattle Globalist

Seattleglobalist - 2019-10-20 20:33

Femmes de djihadistes en Syrie: Nos maris nous attendent en Turquie @akramsalih7

L'Important - 2019-10-20 20:24
Female Islamic State suspects living in al-Hol Camp in northeast Syria told Kurdistan 24 on Saturday that they welcomed the Turkish assault on the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and called on Ankara to invade the area and free them. ...

All U.S. troops withdrawing from Syria expected to go to western Iraq: Pentagon chief

Reuters - 2019-10-20 06:18
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that all of the nearly 1,000 troops withdrawing from northern Syria are expected to move to western Iraq to continue the campaign against Islamic State militants and "to help defend Iraq." ...

IS Slaughters Six Shepherds in Kirkuk: Source

BAS News - 2019-10-19 20:01
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) has recently slaughtered six shepherds in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk, as the jihadist group has begun violations in the region, a security source said on Saturday. The source, who wished to remain anonymous, to ...

The Latest: Turkey says 41 suspected IS members re-captured

Washington Post - 2019-10-19 13:21
Turkey’s interior minister says 41 suspected Islamic State members were re-captured after fleeing a detention camp earlier this week in Syria, amid heavy fighting between Turkish and Kurdish forces ...

Trump touts Turkey cease-fire, even as it appears shaky

Washington Times - 2019-10-19 10:46
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is pushing back at criticism that his Syria withdrawal is damaging U.S. credibility, betraying Kurdish allies and opening the door for a possible resurgence of the Islamic State. He touted a cease-fire agreement th ...

Trump touts Turkey cease-fire, even as it appears shaky

Seattle Times - 2019-10-19 08:56
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is pushing back at criticism that his Syria withdrawal is damaging U.S. credibility, betraying Kurdish allies and opening the door for a possible resurgence of the Islamic State. He touted a cease-fire agreement t ...

UPDATE 6-Turkey intensifies Syria campaign as Islamic State strikes Kurds

Yahoo - 2019-10-18 19:42

U.S. taking custody of British men linked to Islamic State killings of American hostages | The Dickinson Press

Thedickinsonpress - 2019-10-18 15:18

PM Barzani Receives French FM, Discuss IS Detainees in Iraq and Syria

BAS News - 2019-10-18 11:05
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Friday received French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian in Erbil. Le Drian arrived in Erbil Thursday evening after a visit to Baghdad where he discussed the repatriation of Iraqi Islamic State ...

Kurds Say Islamic State Fighters Launching Attacks amid Turkish Invasion

Breitbart - 2019-10-18 08:22

ISIS expands Syria attacks as Kurds reel from invasion

Seattle Times - 2019-10-18 06:44
The Islamic State is racing to capitalize on the deteriorating security situation in northern Syria, stepping up attacks on prisons as well as on the now-weakened Kurdish militia that served as the vanguard in the U.S.-led war against the group’s self-pr ...

Islamic State says ‘frees’ women held by Syrian Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-10-17 20:04
BEIRUT,— The Islamic State group said Thursday it had “freed” women held by Syria’s Kurds, the latest in a series of reported breakouts since Turkey launched a cross-border offensive last week. In a statement released on the Telegram messaging applicatio ...

US military moves 2 British Islamic State members known as ‘Beatles’ from Syria

Militarytimes - 2019-10-17 20:03

UPDATE 1-Trump: Kurdish-led forces may intentionally be releasing Islamic State militants

Yahoo - 2019-10-17 19:53

Behind the Lines: Rojava sundown - a retrospective

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-17 19:51
Islamic State, that most malignant expression of the Sunni Islamist trend, was the natural enemy of this emergent Kurdish autonomy. ...

Pentagon scrambles to revise campaign against Islamic State - Connecticut Post

Ctpost - 2019-10-17 18:54

Turkey Says Kurdish Forces Emptied Islamic State Prison in Northeast Syria | Newsmax.com

Newsmax - 2019-10-17 18:41

The Kurds Gave Their Lives to Defeat the ‘Islamic State.’ Trump Just Pissed It All Away.

Thedailybeast - 2019-10-17 15:29

Baghdad Takes Back Only Iraqi IS Militants form Syria: FM

BAS News - 2019-10-17 14:52
ERBIL — Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim said his country will only take back the Islamic State (IS) militants of Iraqi nationalities form Syria. The remarks were made following a meeting between Hakim and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le ...

UPDATE 1-Trump: Kurdish-led forces may intentionally be releasing Islamic State militants - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-17 10:40

Turkey Blames Syrian Kurds for Mass Jailbreak by Islamic State

Yahoo - 2019-10-17 09:12

Amy Klobuchar: Trump’s Syria pullout endangers Israel

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-17 06:18
The move cleared the way for Turkey to invade an area of the country held by the Kurds, a U.S. ally in the fight to remove an Islamic State caliphate there. ...

Kurds Targeted in Turkish Attack Include Thousands of Female Fighters who Battled Islamic State

Intpolicydigest - 2019-10-17 01:59

Two Belgian Islamic State militants escape camp in north Syria: Belgium

Reuters - 2019-10-16 22:46
Two Islamic State militants from Belgium have escaped custody in northern Syria in the course of Turkey's offensive against Kurdish forces there, the head of Belgium's security assessment agency said on Wednesday. ...

Trump dismisses US stakes in Syria: “We’re 7,000 miles away”

Seattle Times - 2019-10-16 22:44
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washing his hands of America’s presence in Syria, President Donald Trump declared Wednesday the U.S. has no stake in supporting the Kurdish fighters who died by the thousands as U.S. partners against Islamic State extremists. Condemnati ...

U.N. Security Council concerned about northeast Syria, U.S., China, Europeans urge ceasefire

Reuters - 2019-10-16 21:19
The United Nations Security Council voiced concern on Wednesday over the risks of a deterioration in the humanitarian situation in northeast Syria and the escape of Islamic State fighters, but made no reference to a Turkish assault on U.S.-allied Syrian K ...

U.N. Security Council concerned by situation in northeast Syria, U.S. urges ceasefire

Reuters - 2019-10-16 19:59
The U.N. Security Council voiced concern on Wednesday over the risks of a deterioration in the humanitarian situation in northeast Syria and the escape of Islamic State fighters, but made no reference to a Turkish assault on Syrian Kurdish militia in the ...

U.N. Security Council concerned by situation in northeast Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-16 19:15
The U.N. Security Council said on Wednesday it was concerned by the risks of a deterioration in the humanitarian situation in northeast Syria and the escape of Islamic State fighters, but made no reference to a Turkish assault on Syrian Kurdish militia in ...

Nine French Women Escape Detention Camp in NE Syria: France

BAS News - 2019-10-16 13:31
ERBIL — At least nine Islamic State (IS) affiliated women of French nationality have already escaped a detention camp in northeast Syria where Turkey is leading a massive military operation against the Kurds, said French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Dri ...

U.S. says wants to keep helping Syrian Kurds in Islamic State fight

E-Kurd - 2019-10-16 10:56
WASHINGTON,— The United States wants to maintain support for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in their fight against Islamic State militants despite US troops withdrawing from Syrian Kurdistan (northern Syria), a Pentagon official said Tues ...

Kurds targeted in Turkish attack include thousands of female fighters who battled Islamic State

Theconversation - 2019-10-16 10:38

French Parliament and Senate call for urgent action on Syria

ANF - 2019-10-16 08:27
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, said that the resurgence of the Islamic State armed group is inevitable and criticised the US for allowing the Turkish offensive. ...

Erdogan says Turkey will never declare ceasefire in northern Syria -NTV

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-16 02:53
The YPG, the key component of the forces who fought Islamic State, is seen by Ankara as a terrorist group linked to Kurdish separatist insurgents in Turkey. ...

Syria Turkey: Yazidi people persecuted by Islamic State under new threat from conflict

9news - 2019-10-16 02:22

Fearing US abandonment, Kurds kept back channels wide open

Seattle Times - 2019-10-15 23:54
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Syria’s Kurdish fighters, America’s longtime battlefield allies against the Islamic State, announced over the weekend that they were switching sides and joining up with Damascus and Moscow, it seemed like a moment of geopolitical w ...

U.S. moves Islamic State terrorists believed to be responsible for killing journalist James Foley

Concordmonitor - 2019-10-15 23:29

Fearing US abandonment, Kurds kept back channels wide open

Washington Times - 2019-10-15 22:55
WASHINGTON (AP) - When Syria's Kurdish fighters, America's longtime battlefield allies against the Islamic State, announced over the weekend that they were switching sides and joining up with Damascus and Moscow, it seemed like a moment of geopolitical w ...

France, Britain try to revive fight against Islamic State; decry Turkey, U.S

Reuters - 2019-10-15 19:21
France and Britain on Tuesday accused Turkey and the United States of undoing five years worth of work in fighting Islamic State and scrambled to define how to react should militants escape prisons and camps in Syria. ...

Turkey’s state-sponsored Islamic terrorism | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2019-10-15 15:47

NATO worried about effects of Turkey's Syria offensive on fight against Islamic State

Reuters - 2019-10-15 13:38
NATO is concerned about the consequences of Turkey's military operation in northeastern Syria on the fight against Islamic State, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday. ...

Turkey Blames Syrian Kurds for Mass Jailbreak by Islamic State - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-10-15 08:08

Trump: Kurdish-led forces may intentionally be releasing Islamic State militants

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-15 06:12
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France's Le Drian says Turkish offensive in Syria could undermine fight against IS: paper

Reuters - 2019-10-14 21:24
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Monday that the Turkish offensive in Syria could undermine years of battling the Islamic State militant group. ...

RUDAW: Five ISIS militants escape north Syrian prison amid Turkish shelling: SDF

Justice for Kurds - 2019-10-14 18:45
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Five Islamic State (ISIS) militants have escaped the prison where they were detained in northern Syria amid Turkish shelling, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced Friday evening, a day after America’s defense chief told T ...

Turkey says Kurdish forces emptied Islamic State prison in northeast Syria

Reuters - 2019-10-14 18:42
Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Monday Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters had emptied a jail holding Islamic State prisoners in a part of Syria where Ankara is mounting an offensive, and that the prisoners there had been abducted. ...

Kurds ‘may be releasing’ Islamic State prisoners in Syria to get U.S. involved: Trump

E-Kurd - 2019-10-14 17:27
WASHINGTON,— U.S. president Donald Trump suggested Monday that Kurdish fighters may be releasing imprisoned Islamic State group jihadists to bait the United States into remaining involved in northeastern Syria. The Pentagon said Sunday Trump had ordered ...

Turkish offensive ‘unjustified,’ Anastasiades says

Kathimerini - 2019-10-14 16:26
that Operation Peace Spring aimed to eliminate threats from the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and the Islamic State ...

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

New York Post - 2019-10-14 14:37
President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troops from the country and a mass breakout of the terror group’s fol ...

Trump: Kurdish-led forces may intentionally be releasing Islamic State militants - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-14 14:01

Trump Says Turkey, EU Should Re-capture IS Jihadists Escaped Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-10-14 13:54
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump said on Monday that Turkey and European countries are now responsible to re-capture the Islamic State (IS) militants who managed to escape prisons in the Syrian Kurdistan the past few days. Following the launch of the Tu ...

NATO's Stoltenberg defends approach to Turkey's Syria offensive

Reuters - 2019-10-14 13:16
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday defended his stance on Turkey's military operation against Kurdish militants in northeastern Syria, saying that the military alliance should not lose its unity in the fight against Islamic State. ...

Swedish Left Party: Erdoğan is an accomplice of the Islamic State

ANF - 2019-10-14 12:57
Reactions against Turkish incursion into northern Syria continue to grow. ...

NATO Says Islamic State Detainees Must Not Flee: Syria Update

Bloombergquint - 2019-10-14 11:32

The New York Times: Hundreds of ISIS Supporters Flee Detention Amid Turkish Airstrikes

Justice for Kurds - 2019-10-14 11:26
AKCAKALE, Turkey — Hundreds of relatives of Islamic State fighters fled a Kurdish-run detention camp on Sunday morning after Turkish airstrikes hit the surrounding area, deepening the crisis prompted by the Turkish-led invasion of northern Syria. The esca ...

Trump orders troops out of northern Syria; Islamic State families flee camps and Kurds strike deal with Syria

Los Angeles Times - 2019-10-14 06:06
Defense Secretary Mark Esper says President Trump has ordered U.S. troops to leave northern Syria and stay out of Turkey's assault on the Kurds. ...

U.S. Forces Leave ‘High-Value’ ISIS Detainees Behind in Retreat From Syria

Seattle Times - 2019-10-14 03:03
The U.S. military was unable to carry out a plan to transfer about five dozen “high value” Islamic State detainees out of Kurdish-run wartime prisons before the Pentagon decided to move its forces out of northern Syria and pave the way for a Turkish-led ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign as Islamic State strikes Kurds

Yahoo - 2019-10-14 02:14

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

KNOE - 2019-10-14 00:57

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign as Islamic State strikes Kurds | News | WSAU

WSAU - 2019-10-13 23:25

Kurds says not enough guards at Syria camp holding Islamic State families

E-Kurd - 2019-10-13 22:35
Islamic State family members escape camp as Turkey-backed forces close in QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish-led security forces do not have enough guards for the Ain Issa camp that holds families of Islamic State militants and dozens of them have esca ...

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign as Islamic State strikes Kurds | One America News Network

OANN - 2019-10-13 17:42

Hundreds of ISIS Supporters Flee Detention Amid Turkish Airstrikes

New York Times - 2019-10-13 17:19
The attacks caused about 700 Islamic State families to escape a Kurdish-run camp. The American defense secretary also said the U.S. would pull about 1,000 troops from the area. ...

Turkey's Syria advance leaves Europe with foreign fighter dilemma

Reuters - 2019-10-13 16:55
European states are trying to fast-track a plan to shift thousands of foreign Islamic State militants out of Syrian prison camps and into Iraq, after the outbreak of fresh conflict in Syria raised the risk of jihadists escaping or returning home. ...

IS members escape as Turkish forces approach key Syrian town

Washington Post - 2019-10-13 16:38
Turkish forces have approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds of Islamic State supporters to escape from a camp for displaced people and prompted U.S. soldiers to withdraw from a nearby base ...

Kurdish forces: Not enough guards at Syria camp holding Islamic State families | ABS-CBN News

Abs Cbn - 2019-10-13 16:25

Turkey intensifies Syria campaign as Islamic State strikes Kurds (Update 2) - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-10-13 15:57

Islamic State relatives flee en masse from Syrian camp: Kurdish-led authority

Reuters - 2019-10-13 15:56
Women affiliated with Islamic State and their children fled en masse from a camp where they were being held in northern Syria on Sunday after shelling by Turkish forces in a five-day-old offensive, the region's Kurdish-led administration said. ...

ISIS prisoners escape Syria detention camp after Turkey invasion

Washington Times - 2019-10-13 15:21
Hundreds of Islamic State supporters attacked guards, stormed the gates and escaped a detention camp in northeast Syria on Sunday, according to Kurdish officials who warned that similar incidents are likely to follow as Turkey forges ahead with its milit ...

Hundreds of ISIS supporters escape camp in Syria as Turkish troops approach, Kurds say

FOX News - 2019-10-13 14:55
Hundreds of people affiliated with the Islamic State escaped a camp where they were being held on Sunday after Turkish forces approached the Kurdish-held town, Kurdish officials said. ...

SDF: Not enough guards at Syria camp holding Islamic State families - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-10-13 14:52

Former Defense Secretary Mattis says ISIS could ‘resurge’ in Syria

New York Post - 2019-10-13 14:45
Former Defense Secretary James Mattis said the Islamic State has not been defeated and could “resurge” if military pressure eases on the terror group because of the fighting in Syria between Turkish and Kurdish forces. “I think Secretary of State Pompeo, ...

UPDATE: 785 IS-Affiliated Foreigners Escape Prison in Syria after Turkish Bombardment

BAS News - 2019-10-13 14:35
ERBIL — Following the airstrikes and artillery attacks by the Turkish army and Ankara-backed Syrian Islamist rebels on Sunday, at least 785 Islamic State (IS)-affiliated foreigners managed to escape Ain Issa camp, the Kurdish authorities confirmed. The l ...

IS supporters escape as Turkish troops near key Syrian town

Seattle Times - 2019-10-13 13:46
AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — Turkish forces approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria on Sunday, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds of Islamic State supporters to escape from a camp for displaced people near a U.S.-led coalition base, Syrian ...

SDF: Not enough guards at Syria camp holding Islamic State families

Reuters - 2019-10-13 12:27
Kurdish-led security forces do not have enough guards for the Ain Issa camp that holds families of Islamic State militants and dozens of them have escaped since Turkish shelling struck the area, an official with the Syrian Democratic Forces said. ...

Over 100 Islamic State Families Escape as Turkish Airstrike Hits Camp Vicinity

BAS News - 2019-10-13 12:12
ERBIL — More than 100 families of Islamic State (IS) jihadists managed to escape when the Turkish warplanes targeted the vicinity of the camp on Sunday, the local administration confirmed. Syrian Kurdish forces have repeatedly been warning about the poss ...

Former Pentagon Chief Warns of IS Resurge as Turkey Strikes Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-10-13 12:12
ERBIL — Former US Defense Secretary James Mattis warned on Sunday of the possibility of Islamic State (IS) reborn in Syria as the Trump administration allows Turkish military incursion into the Kurdish territories. In his most recent interview with NBC, ...

Kurds say guarding Islamic State prisoners no longer a ‘priority’

The New Mail - 2019-10-13 06:17
Kurdish military officials said Saturday that guarding Islamic State prisoners in Syria is no longer a “priority” after Turkey launched an offensive across the border earlier in the week. A… The post Kurds say guarding Islamic State prisoners no longer a ...

The man at the top appears to have lost his mind

Ynet - 2019-10-13 06:13
Opinion: Donald Trump has decided to reward Erdogan, the anti-American, anti-Israel, Islamist leader whose refusal to fight Islamic State had pushed U.S. forces into the alliance with the Kurds in the first place, with a visit to Washington ...

Kurds say guarding Islamic State prisoners no longer a 'priority' after Turkish incursion - UPI.com

UPI - 2019-10-12 23:32

For one father, the battle to destroy Islamic State could end up killing his own children - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-10-12 22:15

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