You are here:
Syrian rebels
#

Syrian rebels

Get Alerts

Articles

View all

US military might begin training Syrian rebels this spring, says Pentagon

Jan 07, 2015

US military might begin training Syrian rebels this spring, says Pentagon

The US military has made progress in its effort to identify moderate Syrian rebels to train for the fight against Islamic State militants and a U.S. training mission could begin this spring. #NewsTracker #Pentagon #US military #spring #Syrian rebels #islamic-state #Training mission
Syrian industrial zone emerges after years of war, hoping for a new life

Nov 20, 2014

Syrian industrial zone emerges after years of war, hoping for a new life

Most of its buildings have been reduced to carcasses -- destroyed, burned and pillaged during the past two years of fighting in the former Syrian industrial powerhouse. #Syria #NewsTracker #Damascus #Bashar al-Assad #Aleppo #Syrian rebels #Syrian civil war #Nusra Front #islamic-state
Syria: Pro-govt fighters, insurgents declare truce, allow aid in Damascus

Nov 12, 2014

Syria: Pro-govt fighters, insurgents declare truce, allow aid in Damascus

Such truces have been described by the UN Syria mediator as one of the best ways to end the conflict on an area-by-area basis. #Syria #Bashar al-Assad #Humanitarian aid #Syrian Observatory for Human Rights #Staffan de Mistura #Syrian rebels #Nusra Front #islamic-state
Obama's Syria war could hurt him during election time

Sep 24, 2014

Obama's Syria war could hurt him during election time

Appearing relaxed enough to crack a joke, US President Barack Obama took to the world stage on Tuesday after launching airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State militants but he is still facing huge political risks at home and abroad. #Obama #Terrorism #Congress #US #Syria #9/11 #Iraq #US government #Airstrikes #militants #Syrian rebels #islamic-state #ISIS #IS< terror
Death toll from US-led airstrikes on Syria rises to 70

Sep 24, 2014

Death toll from US-led airstrikes on Syria rises to 70

At least 70 Islamic State (IS) Sunni extremist militants were killed and 300 more were wounded in airstrikes on Syrian territory launched by warplanes of the US-led international coalition on Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said. #Obama #Terrorism #US #Syria #Iraq #US government #Airstrikes #militants #Syrian rebels #islamic-state #ISIS #IS< terror #Gulf allies