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Syria: U.S. to Liberate Hajin, Middle Euphrates Valley …well

A Coalition Forces member launches an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle near Hajin, Syria. The Coalition continues to provide close air support, artillery and mortar strikes targeting ISIS locations. #DefeatISIS pic.twitter.com/79BsIwX1R7 — Inherent Resolve (@CJTFOIR) February 6, 2019 Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was … Continue reading

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Pompeo: expel every last Iranian boot” from Syria

  Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State, The American University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt January 10, 2019 declared that the U.S. would “use diplomacy and work with our partner to expel every last Iranian boot” from Syria. And he promised … Continue reading

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U.S. convoy withdraws from Rmeilan, Syria to Iraq

A convoy of about 10 armored vehicles, in addition to some trucks, pulled out from Syria’s northeastern town of Rmeilan into Iraq. Foreign Minister of France Jean-Yves Le Drian, as to French troops in Syria, said they would leave when … Continue reading

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Hajin: SDF says they have entered the town

QAMISHLI (Kurdistan 24) – US-backed, Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on December 6 that they had gained control of half the territory in the final Islamic State (IS) stronghold, located in eastern Syria’s Deir Al-Zor Province. In an online … Continue reading

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U.S. launches 15 precision missile strikes South of Sukhna Syria

Col. Sean Ryan, a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition fighting IS, told The Associated Press that coalition forces conducted precision strikes against Abu al-Umarayn and several other IS members. Sources said positions targeted on December 2 were in the Ghorab … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: “green-on-blue” attack kills one American, wounds one

North Ogden Ut Mayor Brent Taylor, who also served as a major in the Utah Army National Guard, was killed in Afghanistan on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 and another U.S. soldier was wounded in the insider attack at the Kabul … Continue reading

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Damascus at peace

This was the first summer since 2011 without the sound of fighting in Damascus. President Bashar al-Assad’s success in the war owes much to Russia, which entered the war on his side in 2015, and whose soldiers are now a … Continue reading

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