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JASSM-ER first employed in strike on Damascus and Homs

The JASSM-ER was first employed during the 14 April 2018 bombing of Damascus and Homs. Two B-1 bombers fired a total of 19 JASSM-ERs as part of strikes against three Syrian government chemical weapons targets [August 21 2017 MQ-1 Predator … Continue reading

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Syria: Russians there “for various reasons” casualties – foreign ministry

Relations between the Russian mercenaries in Syria — it is thought there are more than 2,000 of them — and the government in Moscow have been tense for some time. The fighters claim they are being used as cannon fodder, … Continue reading

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YPG in Afrin region no affiliation with global coalition

“Our partnership with the SDF is limited in scope to operations to defeat ISIS,   Kurdish forces that are engaged with Turkish forces near the Afrin region do not have any affiliation with the global coalition whatsoever,” Pentagon spokesperson Adrian Rankine-Galloway … Continue reading

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Peshmerga:conventional coalition elements are with them doing advise and assist

After a cracking 6 months delivering training to #Peshmerga and #Iraqi Army, we have now handed over to @2_SCOTS, and are on our way home. The lads have been amazing; their efforts have done much in the fight to #DefeatDaesh. … Continue reading

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Jaysh al-Islam (Army of Islam) leader Zahran Alloush now considers Damascus a “military zone”-

Heavy fighting is reported in and around the Syrian capital Damascus. On February 3, Jaysh al-Islam (Army of Islam) leader Zahran Alloush said his group now considered Damascus a “military zone”- the latest attacks on the capital were apparently carried … Continue reading

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