Civilians escape IS-held Syria cities after strikes - Pune Mirror

Syrian troops firing multiple rockets at insurgent group's position, in the Syrian province of Homs. PIC: AP. Relatives of terrorist outfit flee as children continue to die. BEIRUT Hundreds of civilians are fleeing two cities held by the Islamic State ...

Syrian government gain ground over ISIS, shoved U.S. backed rebels away - Blasting News

Syrian government soldiers along with allied militias have pushed back and regained a large portion of #ISIS territory in Syria's southern desert. Syrian troops also pushed back U.S. backed rebels fighting Assad's regime in the process.

106 Syrian civilians — 47 children — die in U.S. air strikes - Digital Journal

In what is likely the deadliest incident in the nearly three-year U.S.-led bombing campaign against Islamic State (IS) fighters in Syria, 106 civilians — including 47 children — died in multiple strikes on a town in Deir Ezzor province.

U.S. strikes Pro-Assad Military in Syria - Normangee Star

The US-led coalition said on Thursday that an air strike hit pro-Syrian government forces it said posed a threat to American troops and allied rebels operating near the border with Jordan. Officials from the USA -led coalition attempted to use a ...

US Is Killing More Civilians in Syria Air War Than Assad Is - Mintpress News (blog)

Monitor says US-led coalition killed at least 225 civilians in past month, surpassing 146 civilian deaths caused by Syrian government strikes. By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com | May 27, 2017. Be Sociable, Share! Twitter. Facebook. Google+. Residents walk ...

U.S., Coalition Continue Strikes Against ISIS in Syria, Iraq - satPRnews (press release)

SOUTHWEST ASIA, May 27, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials reported details of yesterday ...

Coalition Removes ISIS Leaders From Battlefield - MilTech

SOUTHWEST ASIA, May 26, 2017 — Coalition airstrikes have removed senior Islamic State of Iraq and Syria military officials and planners from the battlefield. The elimination of three senior foreign fighters represents a significant degradation of the ...

Policymakers must prepare for new ISIS threats in the future - The Hill (blog)

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is both a product and cause of regional instability throughout the Middle East, but its effects are felt well outside of ISIS' physical domain. After Monday's attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester ...

US-led strikes kill scores of civilians in east Syria - vestnik kavkaza

Early on Friday, at least 80 relatives of IS fighters, including at least 33 children, were killed in coalition bombing raids, said the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which gathered information from civilians and medical sources on ...

Contradictory Statements of NATO on Joining the International Coalition against the Islamic State - Center for Research on Globalization

During a press conference on May 24, NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, said that NATO does not intend to take part in military operations against the Islamic state in Iraq and Syria. Instead, the alliance plans to concentrate on training ...

Led Coalition Strikes Pro-Syrian Government Forces - pppFocus

US airstrikes that targeted pro-Assad forces in Syria were a “flagrant aggression” that demonstrated “the reality of the Zionist-American project in the region”, a Syrian military official said Friday, condemning the attack on state TV. The coalition ...

Global paradox: 'US involved in military conflicts as actor & referee at same time' - RT

The United States is very quick to say when civilian deaths occur, 'Gosh, that is unfortunate. We didn't mean to do that, but it is collateral damage,' former US diplomat Jim Jatras told RT. The US-led coalition in Syria has confirmed to RT that it has ...

Airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35, activists say - New Zealand Herald

BEIRUT (AP) " A fresh wave of airstrikes in eastern Syria killed at least 35 civilians including women and children, state media and an observer group reported Friday, and the U.N. human rights chief said civilians are increasingly paying the price of ...

Why civilian deaths in Iraq and Syria are increasing - gulfnews.com

Abdulrahman Mohammed, a neighbor, looks at the ruins of a house in western Mosul destroyed in a March 17 coalition airstrike that killed more than 100 people. A coalition investigation released on Thursday asserted that the strike had targeted two ...

Editorial: The ultimate sacrifice - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

At the time of this writing, the soldier's name had not been made public. But on Friday, this U.S. service member died. While many of us were making plans for the long weekend, or bemoaning the cool and somewhat soggy forecast that came with it, this ...

US Bombs Pro-Regime Forces in Syria - ClickLancashire

The US-led coalition said on Thursday that an air strike hit pro-Syrian government forces it said posed a threat to American troops and allied rebels operating near the border with Jordan. A United States defense official told Sputnik that the US-led ...

US-led airstrikes kill dozens of civilians in ISIS-held Syrian town - NRT

SULAIMANI – A series of airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition killed over 100 civilians, including children in an Islamic State (ISIS)-held town in eastern Syria, a monitoring group said on Friday (May 26). The deaths resulted from two rounds of ...

Over 100 killed in US-led attack against ISIS in Syria - JerusalemOnline

Over 100 people were killed in a US-led coalition attack against ISIS in eastern Syria. Among those killed were 42 children. May 27, 2017, 12:30PM Daniel Gilenson. Topics: ISIS; ,; Syria and IS; ,; Syrian Crisis; ,; US-led Coalition against ISIS · Like ...

Syria Army Destroys Tunnel Used by Daesh in Deir Ez-Zor - Tasnim News Agency (press release)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Syria's army and its allies discovered and destroyed a tunnel burrowed deep underground and used by Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorists during a counter-terrorism operation on the outskirts of the eastern province of Deir ez-Zor. Unnamed ...

Strikes reportedly kill 35 Syria civilians - NWAOnline

BEIRUT -- A fresh wave of airstrikes in eastern Syria killed at least 35 civilians, including women and children, state media and a monitoring group reported Friday. INTERACTIVE: Islamic State timeline and map. Capt. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman ...