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US intercepts Russian jets over Syria, fire warning flares

Added: 14.12.2017 18:04 | 1 views | 0 comments

Two US F-22 stealth fighters intercepted two Russian aircraft Wednesday after the Russian jets crossed the Euphrates River in Syria, flying east of the "de-confliction line" that is supposed to separate Russian and US-led coalition aircraft operating over Syria, two US defense officials told CNN.

Tags: EU, Syria, Russia, Fire, NFL

US troops and Syrian forces battle ISIS near key base

Added: 14.12.2017 16:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

US military advisers and their local Syrian partners killed 21 ISIS terrorists and captured 17 more during a battle near a key strategic base Tuesday, two US military officials told CNN.

Tags: Syria, ISIS

Putin orders withdrawal of Russian troops in visit to Syrian base

Added: 11.12.2017 12:10 | 2 views | 0 comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria during a visit to the war-torn country on Monday.


Inside the air war on ISIS

Added: 09.12.2017 16:40 | 2 views | 0 comments

The US has been fighting a full-scale air war against ISIS in Iraq and Syria since 2014. Go behind the scenes of the battle to defeat the terror group.

Tags: Syria, ISIS, Iraq

Iraq 'fully liberated' from ISIS, its military says

Added: 09.12.2017 15:20 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Iraqi military has "fully liberated" all of Iraq's territory of "ISIS terrorist gangs" and retaken full control of the Iraqi-Syrian border, it said Saturday in a statement.

Tags: Syria, ISIS, Iraq

Concerns of Russian aircraft clash over Syria

Added: 09.12.2017 6:10 | 2 views | 0 comments

Amid what it sees as an increase in unsafe behavior by the Russian military, the US military is concerned it might have to shoot down a Russian aircraft over Syria if the Russian plane is seen as a threat to US or coalition forces fighting ISIS.

Tags: Syria, Russia, ISIS

As ISIS retreats, US is set to reveal troop numbers in Syria

Added: 28.11.2017 15:40 | 5 views | 0 comments

The US currently has approximately 2,000 troops in Syria on an ongoing basis, mainly special operations forces, according to several defense officials.

Tags: Syria, ISIS

Strikes kill 57 in Syria before peace talks

Added: 26.11.2017 18:17 | 4 views | 0 comments

Airstrikes and shelling killed at least 57 people Sunday in two separate towns in Syria, according to the UK-based Syrian Observatory For Human Rights (SOHR).

US pilots alerted to unsafe Russian flying in Syria

Added: 25.11.2017 0:10 | 3 views | 0 comments

US military aircraft flying over Syria in the last few weeks have been subjected to unsafe flying practices by Russian aircraft on several occasions, according to a senior defense official.

Tags: Syria, Russia

Bashar al-Assad needs to leave before there's peace, Syrian opposition says

Added: 23.11.2017 23:32 | 6 views | 0 comments

Key Syrian opposition groups insist that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should play no role in any transitional period under any peace deal supervised by the United Nations.


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