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U.S.-backed fighters thrust into last big town held by Islamic State

Added: 13.12.2018 10:16 | 10 views | 0 comments

U.S.-backed Syrian forces have pushed deep into the last major urban stronghold held by Islamic State on the eastern banks of the Euphrates, a spokesman for the fighters and a former resident said on Thursday.

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Out of Aleppo

Added: 13.12.2018 6:18 | 4 views | 0 comments

Mohammad Shasho's family left Aleppo in 2013, telling their children they were taking a prolonged vacation. That "vacation" was an evacuation prompted by Syria's eight-year-old civil war, and it became a permanent exile. In a film produced by BYkids, we see the Syrian crisis through the eyes of a young refugee filmmaker.

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US sends STARK WARNING to Turkey over Syria - 'Military action in northeast UNACCEPTABLE'

Added: 13.12.2018 2:03 | 13 views | 0 comments

THE PENTAGON said yesterday that any unilateral action in northeast Syria would be “unacceptable”, after Turkey announced it would launch a new military operation in the area.

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Turkey to launch operation against U.S.-backed Kurds in Syria 'in a few days'

Added: 12.12.2018 23:16 | 11 views | 0 comments

Turkey will launch a new military operation in northern Syria within days, targeting Kurdish militia fighters who are supported by U.S. troops east of the Euphrates river, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Unilateral military action into northeast Syria 'unacceptable': Pentagon

Added: 12.12.2018 23:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

The Pentagon said on Wednesday that any unilateral action into northeast Syria was of grave concern and "unacceptable," after Turkey announced that it would launch a new military operation in the region within days to target Kurdish militia fighters.

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Turkey to launch operation against U.S.-backed Kurds in Syria 'in a few days'

Added: 12.12.2018 17:31 | 11 views | 0 comments

Turkey will launch a new military operation in northern Syria within days, targeting Kurdish militia fighters who are supported by U.S. troops east of the Euphrates river, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Syria war: 'Seven mass graves found' in former IS stronghold

Added: 12.12.2018 16:30 | 1 views | 0 comments

Syria state media says hundreds of bodies "subjected to torture" were found in a former IS area.

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Syria war: Turkey warns of fresh anti-Kurd offensive in north

Added: 12.12.2018 13:10 | 12 views | 0 comments

The move could strain Turkey's ties to the US, who back the Kurdish militias likely to be targeted.

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Turkey plans new military operation in Syria in a 'few days': Erdogan

Added: 12.12.2018 12:02 | 14 views | 0 comments

Turkey will start a new military operation in Syria east of the Euphrates river "in a few days", President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, a move that could further complicate relations with the United States.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Thousands flee bombs and hunger in eastern Syria

Added: 12.12.2018 11:09 | 16 views | 0 comments

AL-HOL, Syria: Faraj was born in the pouring rain on a nondescript stretch of desert road in eastern Syria as his family fled escalating fighting over the Daesh group’s last bastion. His family was part of a group of around 200 civilians who managed to escape from a pocket of territory in Deir Ezzor province that is still held by the jihadists. “I had to resist hunger, cold and rain,” the newborn’s mother Kamela Fadel tells AFP in a camp for displaced people in the northeastern region of Al-Hol. Main category: Middle-East Tags: Syria Syrian refugee syrian civil war ......

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