Turkey Helping Tahrir Al-Sham Terrorists to Attack Syrian Army Positions in Hama

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Turkish Army deployed in areas under its control in Hama and Idlib provinces backs Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay’at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) in its attacks against the Syrian Army positions and safe zones in Northern Syria, the Arabic-language media outlets reported. The Arabic-language website of Russian Sputnik news agency…

Islamic State’s New Strategy: Part III

Ahmed Kamel Al-Beheiri At the end of May this year, the Islamic State (IS) group announced the end of the stage of fighting it called “vengeance for the Syria Province”, set in motion following its defeat in Baghouz in March and carried out by its affiliates around the world as a way of proving that…

Islamic State’s New Strategy

Ahmed Kamel Al-Beheiri PART I On 23 March, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) defeated Islamic State (IS) forces in their last stronghold in Baghouz and nearby pockets on the banks of the Euphrates River, ending a six-month campaign that the SDF began in Deir Al-Zor with the backing of the US-led international Coalition. The announcement…

Turkish Dreams of Radical Islamic Annex in Idlib Fade Away

Steven Sahiounie From the day the war began in March 2011 in Deraa, the political ideology of Radical Islam has been center stage.  From the outset of the Syrian conflict, the men who carried weapons were all fighting to abolish the secular Syrian government, in order to form a new government which would be Radical…

Europe Pays the Price of a US Decision: Where Will European ISIS Go?

Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai Iraqi Counter Terrorism Intelligence unit conducting an identity check in Mosul. November 2017 © Reuters On Twitter, the US president’s preferred forum to reveal foreign policy and state decisions, Donald Trump asked “Britain, France, Germany and other European allies to take back over 800 ISIS captured in Syria” from 44 countries. Otherwise,…

Syria and the Use of Terrorism, According to John Bolton

Thierry Meyssan In 1978, President Carter’s National Security Advisor, Zbignew Brzezinski, decided to use the Muslim Brotherhood against the Soviets, and sent Arab combatants to support the Afghan opposition against the Communist régime. Responding to a call for help from the Afghan government, the Red Army became bogged down in an unwinnable conflict. John Bolton…

Iraqi Forces Eliminates Gathering of Daesh Commanders

See: Syria Allows Iraq to Conduct Air Raids Against Daesh TEHRAN (FNA)- A meeting of over 30 senior commanders of the ISIL terrorist group came under attack by an Iraqi warplane in Southeastern Deir Ezzur on Monday. The Arabic-language Sumeriyah News quoted the Iraqi-Syrian Joint Command as reporting that an Iraqi F-16 fighter jet bombed…

Humam al-Hamoudi: US Seeking to Resurrect Daesh in Iraq

TEHRAN (FNA)- Leader of a major political party in Iraq stated that there has been clear intelligence evidence suggesting that the United States is trying to resurrect Daesh-led militancy in the Arab country after the Takfiri terrorist group was defeated in neighboring Syria. Humam al-Hamoudi, who chairs the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, said on…