Iraqi Intelligence: Baghdadi Lives in Syria

The Iraqi Ministry of the Interior denounced as fabrications reports of the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi after Russia announced his killing in Syria in late May on the outskirts of Damascus. “Al-Baghdadi is still hiding in Syria outside the city of Al-Rigga,” said Ali al-Basri, director general of intelligence and counterterrorism at the Interior…

Kurdish Delegation Meets with Damascus Officials, Russian Officers

TEHRAN (FNA)- A delegation from the People’s Protection Units (YPG) has had meetings with Syrian officials in Damascus and with Russian officers in Humeimim airbase in Lattakia province to talk over different aspects of the latest developments in Northern Aleppo and Ankara’s military threats, media reports said on Sunday. The Kurdish-language Rudaw news quoted a…

YPJ Commander in Syria Rejects Bowing to US Demands

TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Kurdish Women’s Protection Units (YPJ) Nasrin Abdullah underlined that the Kurdish forces who are fighting against the terrorists in Syria will not act upon the US demands. “It is true that today the US supplies weapons to our forces but this doesn’t mean that we intend to act upon the…