Middle East Syria

Daesh to Surrender and Leave Raqqa, Capital of Its Caliphate

Damascus (MEMO) – Syrian Daesh fighters are set to abandon Raqqa in a withdrawal agreed with US-backed Syrian militias that have them surrounded, a militia spokesman said on Saturday, as the militants’ defeat in their former Syrian capital edged closer. Officials gave conflicting accounts on whether foreign fighters would also be leaving the city, where the US-backed Syrian […]

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Syria Demands Withdraw of Turkish Troops From Idlib

Damascus (GPA) – In an effort to protect their “moderate rebel” friends, Turkey has launched a new military operation in; violating the national sovereignty of Syria. Last week, Turkey deployed troops into the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib. According to Ankara, the operation is meant to ensure the area’s status as a “deconfliction zone.” The other unofficial status […]

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Russian MoD: US Support for Terrorists Extending Syrian War

Moscow (GPA) – The Russian Ministry of Defense (MoD) says the war in Syria is still dragging on thanks to the US providing support to terrorists – specifically Daesh. Russian MoD spokesman, Major General Igor Konashenkov, said in a statement on Wednesday that “The main obstacle to the complete elimination of Daesh in Syria is […]

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Libya’s Al-Sour: Many Wanted Terror Suspects Living in Turkey, Iraq, Syria

ISIS IN ACTION On 28 September, the head of Investigations at the Attorney General’s (AG) Office, Sadeq al-Sour, held a press conference in Tripoli in which he gave the names and affiliations of several ISIS and Ansar al-Sharia connected individuals in Libya. He also provided details and photographs of accused, organizational charts, links and routes […]

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Russia: Terrorists Used Sarin in Khan Sheikhoun

Moscow (GPA) – Russia claims to have evidence that it was terrorists who used sarin gas in the Khan Sheikhoun incident this past April. The Director Russian Foreign Ministry’s Non-Proliferation and Weapons Control Department, Mikhail Ulyanov spoke to reporters at a press conference on Tuesday with new insights into the chemical incident this spring. Counter […]

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Middle East Syria

Order Returns To Syrian Cities, Civilians Recount Horrors Of Rebel Rule

Homs (MPN) – In revisiting Madaya and al-Waer after their reclamation by the Syrian army, it soon became clear from Bartlett’s conversations with residents, just how distorted the reporting of corporate media about their fate under “rebel” control had been. In the last year, the Syrian cities of Aleppo and Madaya have become familiar to […]

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Pentagon Boosts Funding for Syrian Rebels

Damascus (GPA) – A new report details the Pentagon’s arms pipeline to Syria and the estimated price tag on these weapons for years to come. This Tuesday, a joint report by Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) and the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) was released that exposes several troubling Pentagon policies. While many […]