برچسب مطالب ‘islamic-state’

ISIS 3.0: The More Virulent Threat

The Islamic State hasn’t been defeated.

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Iran threatens to blacklist US Army as ‘terror group’

After the US announced its move of labelling Iran’s Revolutionary Guards as a terror group, Iran on Saturday (local time) threatened to retaliate by blacklisting the US Army “alongside the dreaded Islamic State” if Washington went ahead with its decision.

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۳,۰۰۰ ISIS members in Syria surrender

About 3,000 Islamic State members in the group’s last holdout in Syria surrendered.

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Syrian Defense Forces launch attack against final Islamic State enclave

U.S.-backed coalition forces have launched an attack against the Islamic State’s last enclave in Syria, aiming to finally eliminate what’s left of the terrorist organization there, authorities said.

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Fleeing Islamic State’s last stronghold, thousands flood into Syrian camp

An outpouring of civilians from the Islamic State’s final redoubt in eastern Syria has pushed displacement camps to the “breaking point,” an aid group said Friday.

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Raped, abused and sold 17 times: Life as an ISIS slave

Baseh Hammo was 38 when she was enslaved by militants of the Islamic State group.

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How a mother and son finally escaped Isis slavery, after five failed attempts

The walk to freedom lasted 53 hours, and the little boy cried all the way. It wasn’t their first escape attempt – she’d tried five times before to flee the Islamic State – but they would be shot on the spot if the militants caught them now.

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U.S. cannot back Syrian forces who align with Assad – U.S. commander

The United States will have to sever its military assistance to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) battling Islamic State if the fighters partner with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad or Russia, a senior U.S. general said on Sunday.

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IS resists ‘final push’ by US-backed force in eastern Syria

US-backed fighters in Syria say they are meeting fierce resistance as they attack the last enclave held by Islamic State (IS) militants in the country.

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A Texas school teacher who sent his resume to IS was captured in Syria, and he says he has no regrets

Warren Christopher Clark told NBC News that he has no regrets about his decision to join the Islamic State. The interview, which takes place at an undisclosed location in Syria, airs on Tuesday.

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US To Maintain Military Presence In Syria After Withdrawal – OpEd

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered contradictory messages in a speech in Cairo on Thursday, January 18. On the one hand, he said Washington will withdraw American troops from Syria in line with Donald Trump’s momentous announcement on December 19, and on the other, he emphasized the US will continue fighting the Islamic State and will also contain the influence of Iran in the Middle East region.

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Erdoğan ignores US as he prepares assault on Kurds

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has warned the US it has made a “grave mistake” asking for protection for Kurdish fighters battling Isil (Islamic State) in Syria and threatened once again to launch an assault against them.

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Pompeo pledges no IS return on Middle East tour

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed Monday that the Islamic State group would not be allowed to regroup as he headed to the Middle East following President Donald Trump’s surprise decision to pull US troops from Syria.

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ISIS missile injures two British soldiers in Syria

A missile fired by fighters from the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) wounded two British soldiers and killed an allied Kurdish fighter on Saturday, an NGO said.

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Will Kurds Keep American Weapons After Syria Withdrawal? – OpEd

The US commanders planning for the withdrawal of the American troops from Syria are recommending that the Kurdish fighters battling the Islamic State be allowed to keep the US-supplied weapons, a move that would likely anger NATO-ally Turkey, according to an exclusive report [1] by Reuters.

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