A car bomb Thursday killed oil workers and fighters from a US-backed force battling the Islamic State (IS) group in east Syria, the Kurdish-led alliance said, with a monitor putting the death toll at 20.A spokesman for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said the attack killed mostly oil workers, as well as fighters in the…

At least 17 trucks carrying men, but also women and children, left Baghuz village on Wednesday, where the last pocket of the Islamic State (IS) group is located in eastern Syria, an AFP journalist said. From a Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) position near the village of Baghuz, an AFP journalist was able to see the…

The Hayat Tahrir al Sham jihadists, the former Front al Nosra, attacked two different areas of Aleppo, in northern Syria. This was reported by local military sources quoted by the online newspaper “al Masdar”, based in Beirut. In particular, the group reportedly fired artillery at the al Zahra district and the Nile Street district, causing…

At least 24 people were killed, among them 16 civilians, including 4 children.  51 other people were injured. The two successive explosions took place on Monday, February 18, 2019. They hit the town of Idleb, dominated by the jihadist organization Hayat Tahrir al-Cham (HTS), in northwestern Syria, reported the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR)….

On Friday, February 15, the U.S. military conducted an operation in the village of Hawayij, in the eastern suburbs of Deir ez-Zor, eastern Syria, reports the deirezzor site24. According to the source, US special forces soldiers landed from helicopters and broke into Faraj al-Salman’s house, where they captured several Islamic state fighters. Before the assault,…

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says US-backed fighters have seized the last Islamic State enclave in eastern Syria after the jihadists who were still there surrendered. Reuters could not immediately confirm the report of Saturday’s seizure. The war monitoring group said the last few hundred Islamic State militants, many of them foreigners, had surrendered…

In spite of the international coalition’s air strikes, the last bastion of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria is still resisting. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have launched a new assault to take Baghuz and take over the last stronghold of the Islamic state. The offensive, which began on 9 February 2019, preceded by a…

Hundreds of jihadists from the Islamic State (IS) group are now cornered on a territory of just over a square kilometre in eastern Syria, a spokesman for an Arab-Kurdish alliance that continues its offensive against the reductionist regime told AFP. The ultraradical group uses female suicide bombers to launch suicide attacks, Adnane Afrine, spokesman for…

The terrorist group Islamic State reportedly executed 15 of its own fighters because they wanted to flee the last stronghold in Syria. The local news site Sharqiya Voice reports it. Among the people executed, there are reportedly two Belgians, nine French, two Germans, one Russian and one Egyptian. The names were not disclosed. the IA…

The Lebanese website of Al-Modon reports that, in the evening of 11 February, the Israeli army hit targets in the Syrian province of Quneitra shortly after a delegation of senior Hizbullah officials arrived in the region. Informed sources in Quneitra told al-Modon’s editors that the Israeli strike was a reaction to the visit and denied…