Assad Forces Push Into IS Stronghold - DTN The Progressive Farmer (blog)

BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian government forces pushed into one of the last remaining urban strongholds of the Islamic State group in the country's east on Friday, following days of fierce fighting and intense Russian airstrikes that involved cruise missiles ...

US Claims Russia, Syria Unable to Defeat Daesh Mask Washington True Goals - Sputnik International

According to a Russian senior official, the US claims of Russian and Syrian inability to completely destroy Daesh cover Washington's true goals in Syria. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The claims that the Syrian government forces and the Russian Aerospace Forces ...

Russian airstrikes destroy ISIS command post, kill 80 terrorists in Syria - New Kerala

Damascus [Syria], Oct. 7 :The Russian defence ministry has confirmed that the country's air force targeted an ISIS command position in Mayadin city in eastern Syria and killed 80 terrorists. Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov ...

Syrian Army liberates Al-Mayadeen Airport to cut key terrorist supply line - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:15 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) is steadily advancing inside the Islamic State's (ISIS) capital city, Al-Mayadeen, liberating several sites that were previously occupied by the terrorist group. Led by the Tiger Forces, the ...

Syria Army Advances toward Al-Mayadeen District in Deir Ez-Zor - Tasnim News Agency (press release)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Syria's army and its allies on Saturday continued to make gains in their fight against Daesh (ISIL) in Deir ez-Zor, advancing toward the Mayadeen-Deir ez-Zor Highway in the eastern province. Syrian forces managed to reach al-Mayadeen ...

Syrian army nears Islamic State stronghold al-Mayadin - DeathRattleSports.com

BEIRUT – Syria's army and its allies neared al-Mayadin on Friday, sources said, pushing an advance on an eastern city seen as Islamic State's main remaining base in the country. The government forces had reached within 10 km (7 miles) of the city and ...

120 ISIS Fighters Killed by Russian Forces in Syria's Deir Az Zor - India.com

Moscow, Oct 7: At least 120 fighters of the Islamic State (ISIS) were killed in the air raids carried out by Russian forces over the past 24 hours, Russia's Defence Ministry said on Saturday. The operation against ISIS militants was carried out in al ...

Russia Issues Stern Warning Against US Cooperation with Terrorists in Syria - NewsClick

A series of Islamic State attacks on Syrian Army positions from the US-controlled area near al-Tanf raises serious questions about the role of Washington in the ongoing war. Newsclick Report. 07 Oct 2017. Rebel Politik cartoon on US-backed militia in ...

180 ISIS terrorists killed in Deir Ezzor: Russian DM - Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)

October 7, 2017 - 2:51 PM News Code : 858768 Source : SANA Link: (AhlulBayt News Agency) - Russian Defense Ministry said that some 180 ISIS terrorists, most of them are foreign mercenaries, were killed in Russian airstrikes that targeted the terrorist ...

Russia Says Kills Dozens of Militants, Mercenaries in Syria - Asharq Al-awsat English

Around 120 ISIS militants and almost 60 foreign mercenaries were killed following a series of Russian air strikes in Syria over the past 24 hours, the defence ministry in Moscow said on Saturday. The ministry also confirmed the death of three senior ISIS ...

ISIS's Military Capital Breached by Syrian Regime Forces, Russia Kills 60 'Foreign Mercenaries' - Newsweek

Syrian government forces have entered one of the final bastions of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in the country, supported by the Russian air force who said it had killed 60 "foreign mercenaries" in one day of strikes. They entered the ...

Keeping us safe? US-led coalition not even fighting ISIS - Independent Australia

Keeping Australia safe? The reality is that Australia, by its inextricable links to the American war machine, and the latter's activities in Iraq and Syria, is furthering the spread of terrorism, says James O'Neill (Image via @TurnbullMalcolm). The ...

Russia says kills 180 jihadists, mercenaries in Syria - Daily Mail

Some 120 Islamic State fighters and 60 foreign mercenaries were killed in a series of Russian air strikes in Syria over the past 24 hours, the defence ministry in Moscow said on Saturday. Puzzlingly, the ministry also said three senior IS commanders ...

Russian forces kill '120 ISIL fighters' in Syria's east - Aljazeera.com

Large number of fighters, including foreign mercenaries, killed in air raids in Deir Az Zor, Russian officials say. 07 Oct 2017 11:16 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. Russian forces have killed about 120 ISIL fighters and more than "60 ...

Russia strikes kill 120 IS fighters, over 60 'foreign - Business Standard

Some 120 Islamic State fighters and 60 foreign mercenaries were killed in a series of Russian air strikes in Syria over the past 24 hours, the defence ministry in Moscow said. "A command post of the terrorists and up to 80 fighters including nine ...

Dangerous escalation east of Euphrates - Gears Of Biz

Death of Russian Gen. Valery Asapov in line of fire in Deir ez-Zour demonstrates tough military reality in Syrian town. Dangerous escalation east of Euphrates. By Can Kasapoğlu. PARIS. The forces under the Ba'ath regime suffered a heavy defeat in Deir ...

ISIS leadership abandons capital city in east Syria: report - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:15 A.M.) – The Islamic State's (ISIS) leadership has abandoned their capital city in eastern Syria after the Syrian Arab Army's (SAA) recent advance in the Deir Ezzor Governorate, Al-Mayadeen News Agency reported this morning.

Russian Campaign Against US al-Tanf Base - Asharq Al-awsat English

This frame grab provided on Thursday, October 5, 2017, by the Russian defense ministry press service, shows what they say is a long-range Kalibr cruise missile launched by the a Russian submarine in the Mediterranean. AP. Saudi-Russian Military Deals ...

27 killed in Syria attacks - Hi-tech Beacon

Russian air strikes killed 14 people fleeing across a river on rafts in eastern Syria as renewed fighting across the country took an ever-mounting toll on civilians, a monitor said on Friday. The Observatory said on Thursday that the Syrian army and ...

Breaking: Russian Air Force kills 80 ISIS terrorists in Al-Mayadeen – MoD - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:45 A.M.) – Minutes ago, the Spokesperson for the Russian Ministry of Defense, Major General Igor Konaashenkov, announced that the Russian Air Force eliminated at least 80 Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists in Al-Mayadeen. Among the 80 ...