US official confirms #SecDef opened door for unilateral special operations raids inside #Iraq - as well as #Syria - without Iraqi Army.

Map. History of Syria conflict

23 October 2017
1 year ago
Police have put a roadblock on the street leading to the funeral of the Russian soldier who died in Syria. To "check documents".
Novosasitli, Dagestan village sees 20 men leave to wage jihad in Syria.1 year ago
Novosasitli, Dagestan village sees 20 men leave to wage jihad in Syria.
Russian corps in Latakia1 year ago
Russian corps in Latakia
Russian corps in Shelfatiyeh (Lattakia)1 year ago
Russian corps in Shelfatiyeh (Lattakia)
Britain's failure to strike Syria encouraged Putin in Crimea, says former Nato chief1 year ago
Britain's failure to strike Syria encouraged Putin in Crimea, says former Nato chief
Rescue units doing all they can after another #Russian air raid North of Aleppo1 year ago
Rescue units doing all they can after another #Russian air raid North of Aleppo
Rescue units doing all they can after another #Russian air raid North of Aleppo
1 year ago
US official confirms #SecDef opened door for unilateral special operations raids inside #Iraq - as well as #Syria - without Iraqi Army.
1 year ago
"De-facto alliance between #Russia and #Iran is more significant" than intervention in #Syria-fmr #Israel nat'l security advisor
Peskov: we need to deal with statements of Pentagon on operation in Syria1 year ago
Peskov: we need to deal with statements of Pentagon on operation in Syria
1 year ago
YPG: Armored vehicle belonging to the Turkish army is targeting YPG/J positions around Gire Spi (Tal Abyad)
Civilians Victims of bombing #Russian Aviation, a popular market in Harasta #Damascus Countryside1 year ago
Civilians Victims of bombing #Russian Aviation, a popular market in Harasta #Damascus Countryside
1 year ago
#US officials: #Iran invited for first time to join international talks on #Syria's future.
1 year ago
#SyAAF MiG-21 airstrike over #Talbisah, #Homs
#SyAAF MiG-21 airstrike over #Talbisah, #Homs
U.S. will put boots on the ground in a direct fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria1 year ago
U.S. will put boots on the ground in a direct fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria
#Syria #Hama TOW target BMP near #Morek1 year ago
#Syria #Hama TOW target BMP near #Morek
#Syria #Hama TOW target BMP near #Morek
#Syria #Hama TOW take out regime tank near #Morek1 year ago
#Syria #Hama TOW take out regime tank near #Morek
#Syria #Hama TOW take out regime tank near #Morek
1 year ago
Heavy #SyAAF Airstrikes on #Darayya
Heavy #SyAAF Airstrikes on #Darayya
Airstrike on Syria's Damascus suburb of Douma1 year ago
Airstrike on Syria's Damascus suburb of Douma
#RuAF Airstrike on Ter Maela in Northern #Homs Today1 year ago
#RuAF Airstrike on Ter Maela in Northern #Homs Today
1 year ago
US aircraft have carried out their 1st strike in #Syria in 4 days, vs. #ISIS
1 year ago
#Lavrov: Inter-Syrian dialogue must also be inclusive. All opposition forces that care for #Syria’s future must be represented.
1 year ago
Moscow summons US, NATO, Saudi Arabia envoys over civilian deaths claims
1 year ago
#Lavrov: The #US-led coalition to fight #ISIS and other terrorist groups has no clear understanding of who is to be classified as terrorists
1 year ago
#ISIS militants are clashing with regime NDF militia in Al-Aziziyah suburb in northern #Safirah
1 year ago
Reports of Russian air force striking targets in Syria near the Golan Heights.
1 year ago
Iranian Reports: Russia has targeted rebel positions on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights
1 year ago
Dunford, in response to a testy @LindseyGrahamSC: The balance of power in Syria right now is to Assad's advantage.
General Dunford does not know if forces US supports want to bring down #Assad1 year ago
General Dunford does not know if forces US supports want to bring down #Assad
1 year ago
Graham: Do we still want to replace #Assad? Sec. Carter: Absolutely
1 year ago
#Putin, #Russia not as well received in #Syria as they had hoped, finding there is a cost to actions - CIA's Brennan
Three members of the #Iran|ian revolutionary guards (IRGC) including an Afghan national were killed today in #Syria1 year ago
Three members of the #Iran|ian revolutionary guards (IRGC) including an Afghan national were killed today in #Syria
#Assad Mil Mi-24 drops bombs on #Daraya1 year ago
#Assad Mil Mi-24 drops bombs on #Daraya
#Assad Mil Mi-24 drops bombs on #Daraya
The Il-20 over East Ghouta1 year ago
The Il-20 over East Ghouta
The Il-20 over East Ghouta
1 year ago
Carter: the vast majority of Russian airstrikes—"by some estimates as high as 85-90%—use dumb bombs," upping risk of CIVCAS.
RuAF Su-34 now also active in the #Qalamoun region near Damascus1 year ago
RuAF Su-34 now also active in the #Qalamoun region near Damascus
RuAF Su-34 now also active in the #Qalamoun region near Damascus
Screenshots of convo b/t Kostenko colleagues. Left: serviceman who served w/ deceased Russian soldier.1 year ago
Screenshots of convo b/t Kostenko colleagues. Left: serviceman who served w/ deceased Russian soldier.
1 year ago
Russian soldier who knew Vadim Kostenko and unloaded coffin told me it is zinc-lined & sealed. Sister said she doesn't believe suicide story.
1 year ago
"I will never believe this version (suicide)," says mother of Russian soldier who died in Syria. MOD says suicide.
1 year ago
The Syrian authorities have ruled out the possibility of elections until a victory over the militants
1 year ago
Kremlin says it has no information on reports of a Russian soldier's death in Syria
1 year ago
Russian defense Ministry confirmed the death of a serviceman at an air base in Syria. Cause of suicide
Russian airstrike targeted Orient Hospital in Kafranbel1 year ago
Russian airstrike targeted Orient Hospital in Kafranbel
#ISIS uses Iraq weapons in the assault in Syria1 year ago
#ISIS uses Iraq weapons in the assault in Syria
1 year ago
#Syria Reports: Regime prepare for new assault north of Kfar Shams in northern #Daraa province
#Syria Reports: Regime prepare for new assault north of Kfar Shams in northern #Daraa province
#ISIS takes several villages South West of #Safirah1 year ago
#ISIS takes several villages South West of #Safirah
1 year ago
#Syria Airstrikes by #Russia'n airforces on rebel hold areas south west of #Aleppo this morning
#Syria Airstrikes by #Russia'n airforces on rebel hold areas south west of #Aleppo this morning
1 year ago
#UN says 120,000 displaced by rising violence in #Syria
1 year ago
Free Syrian Army groups say did not visit Moscow
#SyrianArmy in #Damascus Countryside1 year ago
#SyrianArmy in #Damascus Countryside
Turkey attacks Kurdish fighters inside Syria1 year ago
Turkey attacks Kurdish fighters inside Syria
1 year ago
Russian soldier Vadim Kostenko from Kuban' was killed in Syria - relatives
1 year ago
Turkish PM says Ankara has struck Kurdish militia in Syria twice
Heavy air force raids on Homs province this morning.1 year ago
Heavy air force raids on Homs province this morning.
1 year ago
War turns Syria into major amphetamines producer, consumer
UNHCR #map of displacement patterns in NW Syria since October 5th, totalling 120k. Most from Russian Airstrikes.1 year ago
UNHCR #map of displacement patterns in NW Syria since October 5th, totalling 120k. Most from Russian Airstrikes.
1 year ago
Islamic State group blows up columns in Syria's Palmyra to execute 3, monitor says
#Syria Nusra seized tank (with dead pilot inside) in southern rural Aleppo1 year ago
#Syria Nusra seized tank (with dead pilot inside) in southern rural Aleppo