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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, December 8th, 2013
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FSA Split a Western Intelligence Ploy to Reorganize Syria War Efforts

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) , – The Islamic Alliance has split from the Free Syrian Army (FSA) after FSA Chief Salim Idris declared that the FSA is ready to come to Geneva II without Preconditions. The Islamic More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Three arrested in Manchester investigation: Suicide bomber identified as Salman Abedi

nsnbc: Police detained three suspects in the suicide bombing that killed 22 and wounded another 59 in Manchester. Police identified the alleged suicide bomber as Salman Abedi. It is at this time uncertain whether More...

FSA and Turkish Army units headed toward Jarablus in 2016 (archives)
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Turkey steps up training of Free Syrian Army in bid to crack down on Kurds and Balkanize Syria

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Turkey has further stepped up its training and support of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) in a bid to crack down on Kurds in Syria and to further carve out a Turkish sphere of interest in More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Rouhani wins Iran’s presidential election

nsnbc : President Hassan Rouhani has won the country’s presidential elections over his main rivals Ebrahim Raisi, Mustafa Hashmi Taba and Mustafa Mir Salim. Rouhani vowed he would continue opening the country’s More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, April 30th, 2017

U.S. deploys troops along Turkish – Syrian border as buffer between Kurds and Turkey

nsnbc : The United States is deploying armored vehicles and a small number of troops along the Syrian – Turkish border after recent airstrikes killed about 20 Syrian – Kurdish fighters of the People’s More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, April 28th, 2017

Ankara’s War Against Syrian – Kurdish YPG Backfires: PKK Declares War Against Turkey

nsnbc : Turkey, this week, escalated airstrikes as well as ground offensives against the Syrian – Kurdish YPG and the Turkish offensive continues and continues to claim victims. However, Turkey’s strategy More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Syrian – Kurdish YPG blasts Turkey over Airstrikes at Mount Karachok near the City of Derik

nsnbc : The Syrian – Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG) blasted Turkey for air strikes in Mount Karachok near the city of Derik on April 25. The YPG and the all-female YPJ are military wings of the More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

13 ISIS-K Leaders Killed by Controversial Use of U.S.’ GBU-43B Bomb in Aghanistan

nsnbc : At least thirteen key leaders of the Afghani Islamic State franchise ISIS-K were killed in the U.S.’ airstrike and use of the massive GBU-43B bomb in eastern Nangahar province of Afghanistan. Mohammad More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces launched Special Operation to seize Tabqah Dam from ISIS

nsnbc : Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) backed by U.S. forces launched a multi-pronged offensive behind enemy lines to seize the strategically important Tabqah Dam across the Euphrates River from the Islamic State. More...

Image: US Senator John McCain with members of the so-called "Free Syrian
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By nsnbc On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

U.S. Support of Syrian Kurds Can Endanger Relations with Turkey: John McCain

nsnbc : U.S. Senator John McCain, who head the Senate’s Armed Services Committee, said the administration of President Donald Trump faces tough decisions on how it should support Syrian – Kurdish fighters More...