Executive Summary for November 23rd - News Deeply

We review the key developments in Syria, including the U.N. announcing an aid delivery to Syrians stuck outside of Jordan, more than 1,000 soldiers deployed by Iran reportedly killed since 2011 and the Syrian military announcing a new volunteer-based ...

Iranian death toll in Syria passes the thousand mark - defenceWeb

More than a thousand Iranian soldiers killed in Syria More than 1,000 soldiers deployed by Iran to Syria to back the government side in its civil war have been killed, an Iranian official said, underlining Tehran's increasing presence on front lines of ...

More than 1000 Iranians killed in Syria war - gulfnews.com

Iraqi security forces carry a displaced woman who was injured during clashes, while she flees from Islamic State militants of Tahrir neighborhood in Mosul, Iraq. Published: 17:25 November 22, 2016 Gulf News. Agencies. SMALL; MEDIUM; LARGE.

Paramilitary chaos reigns in the Middle East - Financial Times

Talk of changing US priorities in the Middle East after the election of Donald Trump often seems to have only a tangential relationship with the reality of the region, large chunks of which have dissolved into a Hobbesian morass of paramilitarism. If ...

Trump's Team Will Start New Wars in the Middle East - AlterNet

The US army and air force is today heavily engaged in Iraq and Syria and that is not going to end with Obama's departure. By Patrick Cockburn / CounterPunch. November 21, 2016. Print · Comments. Photo Credit: Flickr, Noticias Virtuales Follow. Isis is ...

More Than 1000 Iranian Fighters Killed In Syrian Conflict - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

More than 1,000 Iranian fighters have been killed in the war in Syria, the head of Iran's Foundation of Martyrs said on November 22. "Now the number of Iran's martyrs as defenders of shrines has exceeded 1,000," Mohammadali Shahidi Mahallati, head of ...