Friday, 24 March 2017
News with tag Iraq  RSS
Tillerson pledges safe areas for refugees, more pressure on Islamic State

Added: 24.03.2017 8:12 | 2 views | 0 comments

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States would set up "interim zones of stability" to help refugees return home in the next phase of the fight against Islamic State and al Qaeda in Syria and Iraq. The top U.S. diplomat did not make clear where these zones were to be set up.

Tillerson’s Push for Safe Zones in Iraq and Syria Faces Questions, Obstacles

Added: 24.03.2017 5:01 | 3 views | 0 comments


Allies and activists oppose sending refugees back into a war zone

From: https:

Goalscorer Leckie forward to Australia's home run

Added: 24.03.2017 3:20 | 4 views | 0 comments

Australia striker Mathew Leckie is looking forward to getting back on home soil to push for an automatic qualifying spot for next year's World Cup after his header from a corner gave the Socceroos a 1-1 draw with Iraq on Thursday.

From: www.channelnewsasia.com

U.S. to set up zones for refugees in fight against Islamic State: Tillerson

Added: 24.03.2017 0:11 | 4 views | 0 comments


The United States will increase pressure on Islamic State and al Qaeda and work to set up "interim zones of stability" to help refugees return home in the next phase of the battle to defeat the groups, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday. Addressing top officials from an international coalition of 68 nations battling Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Tillerson did not elaborate on where the United States planned to set up these safety zones. "The United States will increase our pressure on ISIS and al Qaeda and will work to establish interim zones of stability, through ceasefires, to allow refugees to return home," he told the meeting at the State Department.

Tillerson’s Push for Safe Zones in Iraq and Syria Faces Questions, Obstacles

Added: 23.03.2017 23:31 | 4 views | 0 comments


Allies and activists oppose sending refugees back into a war zone

From: https:

US tells allies to do more amid new offensive against IS

Added: 23.03.2017 23:21 | 3 views | 0 comments


WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring the Islamic State group's destruction its top Middle East priority, the Trump administration on Wednesday urged coalition partners to contribute more to forces who are retaking Iraq's second largest city and readying an assault on the extremists' self-declared Syrian capital. There was no apparent announcement of a new overall strategy, however.

Iraqi-American composer musically translates wartime letters

Added: 23.03.2017 22:19 | 3 views | 0 comments


DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Rahim AlHaj cried every time he read the letters of eight Iraqis sharing personal, harrowing tales of love, loss and hope in wartime since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion. Rather than retreat, the Iraqi-American composer and musician immersed himself in the stories and emerged with a collection ...

Tags: Iraq
From: www.washingtontimes.com

Tillerson’s Push for Safe Zones in Iraq and Syria Faces Questions, Obstacles

Added: 23.03.2017 20:22 | 3 views | 0 comments


Allies and activists oppose sending refugees back into a war zone

From: https:

Coalition gathers to hear Trump Islamic State plan

Added: 23.03.2017 20:11 | 3 views | 0 comments


Ministers from the 68-nation US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group meet in Washington Wednesday to hear more about US President Donald Trump's plan to destroy the jihadists' remaining strongholds in Iraq and Syria. Trump has ordered his generals to craft an accelerated strategy to "eradicate" the group's so-called caliphate, and allied partners are keen to learn more at the day-long ministerial-level discussion. The meeting at the State Department also allows Trump's discreet secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, to emerge from the shadows and stamp his authority on the diplomatic side of the joint effort.

Tillerson pledges safe areas for refugees, more pressure on Islamic State

Added: 23.03.2017 20:11 | 4 views | 0 comments

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States would set up "interim zones of stability" to help refugees return home in the next phase of the fight against Islamic State and al Qaeda in Syria and Iraq. The top U.S. diplomat did not make clear where these zones were to be set up.

Older articles »
advertising
Liberty.edu Online

Copyright © 2008-2017 USweekly.com  - all rights reserved