Friday, 15 February , 2019

Idlib

Turkish Strategy In Northern Syria: Military Operations, Turkish-backed Groups And Idlib...

15.09.2018 In order to understand Turkey’s approach toward the conflict in Syria, one first needs to explain the military situation there as of September 2018. There...

Russia and the Taming of the Israelis

By Israel Shamir September 27, 2018 Russia’s unexpected decision to supply Syria with S-300 surface-to-air missile systems and to integrate Syria’s air defence within the Russian...

Jihadist Group Rejects Turkey-Russia Deal on Syria’s Idlib

Al-Qaeda still hasn't issued a statement on their position By Jason Ditz Posted on September 23, 2018 A deal reached by Turkey and Russia sought to...

Erdogan’s Advisor: Israel Provoked IL-20 Incident To Sabotage Idlib Agreement

19.09.2018 On September 19, Yasin Aktay, a senior advisor of Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said that Israel provoked the Il-20 incident in order...

Moscow blames downing of Russian plane near Syria on Israeli “provocation”

By Bill Van Auken 19 September 2018 Tensions remain high in Syria after the downing of a Russian Il-20 electronic intelligence plane and the killing...

Putin & Erdogan agree Idlib buffer zone to avert new Syria...

17 Sep, 2018 Russia and Turkey have agreed a “demilitarized zone” between militants and government troops in Syria’s Idlib, President Vladimir Putin said after hours-long...

Robert Fisk:”After warnings of mass murder and catastrophe in Idlib, I...

The only massed forces I came across were vast herds of sheep and, close to Aleppo, a string of camels. War might be coming,...

US Marines Conduct Major Drills With Rebels in Southern Syria

By Jason Ditz Posted on September 13, 2018 According to one of the rebel commanders operating along the Syria-Jordan border, hundreds of US Marines and...

Turkey’s Erdogan gets no love from Russia on Idlib

By Amberin Zaman September 7, 2018 A critical summit between the presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey to find common ground on Syria’s rebel-held...

US Military Preparing For “Options” In Syria

by Tyler Durden 09/08/2018 Events are moving rapidly in Syria as Russian jets pound insurgent positions in Idlib Province and as the Syrian Army initiates...