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US commander: Islamic State threat in west Syria growing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elements of the Islamic State group are working to rebuild in western Syria, where the U.S. has little visibility or presence, the top U.S. commander for the Middle East warned on Wednesday.In the region west of the Euphrates River where the Syrian regime is in control “conditions…
bubmag
August 12, 2020
Syria

Netanyahu warns foes after Israeli retaliatory strikes in Syria

Algeria to lift some travel curbs, shorten curfew In June, Algeria resumed some economic activity, mainly in the construction and public works sectors The new measures include lifting a travel ban between 29 provinces until the end of the month Updated 08 August 2020 Reuters August 08, 2020 12:19 ALGIERS:…
bubmag
August 4, 2020
Syria

IDF strikes targets in Syria in response to attempted terrorist attack

The targets hit in the strikes included lookout points, intelligence gathering mechanisms, anti-aircraft weapons and more. Attack in Syria on August 25, 2019. (photo credit: ARAB MEDIA) The IDF carried out airstrikes against targets belonging to the Syrian military in southern Syria on Monday night, in response to an attempted…
bubmag
August 3, 2020
Syria

Israel Defense Force (IDF) thwarts attack along Syria border fence

Four-man cell crossed Alpha Line into Israel and was planting bombs on fence before being struck by air and ground forces IDF thwarts terrorist attack along Syrian border, August 2, 2020 (CREDIT: IDF Spokesperson's Unit) As tensions remained high in the North, soldiers thwarted an attempt to place explosive devices…
bubmag
August 3, 2020
Syria

Is IED incident a dangerous escalation on Israel, Syria border?

Israel says it holds the Syrian regime responsible. This forms part of a wider context of two years of tensions along the Golan. IDF troops scour area in southern Golan Heights following IAF airstrike on armed Islamic State militants who approached Israel’s border (photo credit: IDF SPOKESPERSON'S UNIT) The apparent…
bubmag
August 3, 2020
Syria

12 pro-regime, 6 rebel fighters die in Syria clashes

Updated 1 month ago · Published on 3 Aug 2020 8:10PM · Smoke billowing after air strikes and shelling on the town of Binnish in Syria's jihadist-controlled northwestern Idlib province today. – AFP pic, August 3, 2020. JIHADISTS and allied rebels in northwestern Syria today killed at least 12 pro-regime…
bubmag
August 3, 2020