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Russians Among Those Killed in U.S. Airstrike in Eastern Syria

Russian military contractors were among those killed in a rare U.S. airstrike in Syria last week, U.S. and Russian officials said, highlighting the continued risks as Moscow and Washington vie for influence in the region after the defeat of Islamic State......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2018

The Kremlin isn"t denying Russians were killed in Syria, but says they weren"t regular soldiers

Thomson Reuters The Kremlin stopped short of a flat out denial that Russians may have been kil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 15th, 2018

The New York Post: Up to 100 Russians said to be killed by U.S.-backed forces in Syria

American-backed military forces killed as many as 100 Russian mercenaries during an attack on a U.S.-held base in Syria last week, according to a report on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

U.S. Military Bombs Russian Tank in Video From Syria Attack on Assad Supporters

Clashes between the U.S.-led coalition and pro-Syrian government forces have reportedly killed a number of Russians......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 13th, 2018

Syria"s war is entering a deadly and dangerous new phase

Reuters Russian and Syrian forces are slaughtering civilians in a new offensive against rebels in Idlib and Eastern Ghouta, and one UN official said he's "running out of words." Nearly 80 civilians were killed by airstrikes on Tuesday, which was d.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2018

Syria and Russia"s latest offensive has killed 177 civilians in 2 weeks

A new offensive by the Syrian regime and Russia in Eastern Ghouta, Syria has killed at least 177 civilians in the last two weeks. Reports hav.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2018

A prominent Chechen commander in Syria has been killed, reportedly by a Russian airstrike

Via The Long War Journal A prominent Chechen commander in Syria, Salahuddin Shishani, has been killed. According to the reports, Salahuddin was killed in the northern Hama countryside where fighting between jihadist forces and force.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 18th, 2017

ISIS "White Widow" Recruiter Sally Jones Killed With Child in U.S. Airstrike: Reports

Jones, who was married to British Jihadi Junaid Hussain, was said to have been killed near the Syria-Iraq border......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 12th, 2017

Russian air strikes kill 14 civilians in eastern Syria: Monitor

Russian air strikes killed 14 civilians as they were crossing the Euphrates river near the jihadist-held town of Mayadeen in eastern Syria, the Syrian Observator.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 6th, 2017

ISIS Forces Conscription On Men in Eastern Syria as Top Leadership Figures Killed

The group is attempting to boost its ranks as it loses territory in Iraq and Syria......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 4th, 2017

ISIS Chief Behind Israel Soccer Team Plot Killed in U.S. Coalition Airstrike in Syria

Lavdrim Muhaxheri was the self-styled “commander of Albanians in Syria and Iraq.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 4th, 2017

U.S. National David Taylor Killed Fighting ISIS For Kurdish Militia in Syria

The Kurdish YPG militia fighting to liberate the eastern Syrian city of Raqqa confirmed his death......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 25th, 2017

War in Syria: U.S. Coalition Strikes ISIS Jail and Kills Dozens of Prisoners

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the strike in Mayadin, eastern Syria, killed 44......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2017

Russia and Syria are furious over a US airstrike that killed forces loyal to Assad

US Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Corey HookA U.S. military strike in Syria on Thursday was "government terrorism" and caused a massacre, Syrian government negotiator Bashar al-Ja'afari said on Friday, while Russia.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 19th, 2017

Air strikes on Islamic State in Syria kill 30 — 12 of them children

Bassam Khabieh/ReutersDawn air strikes on a Syrian border town in the Islamic State-held eastern province of Deir al-Zor killed at least 30 p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 16th, 2017

Monitor says suspected US-led coalition airstrikes killed 23 people in eastern Syria

Thomson Reuters BEIRUT (Reuters) - A war monitor said air strikes, thought to be by planes from a U.S.-led military coalition, killed at least 23 people in two parts of the eastern Syrian province of Deir al-Zor on Monday. The.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2017

Airstrike by U.S.-Led Coalition Mistakenly Kills 18 Allies in Syria

The U.S.-led military coalition battling Islamic State mistakenly killed 18 of its own allies in a misdirected airstrike in Syria......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 13th, 2017

US military: Misdirected airstrike in northern Syria killed 18 friendly fighters

BEIRUT (AP) — The US military says a misdirected airstrike in northern Syria killed 18 allied fighters on April 11.  This story is developing.NOW WATCH: I switched from Mac to Windows and I'm never going back — here's why.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2017

U.S. Coalition Airstrike Killed Allied Forces In Syria, Military Says

The U.S. military killed 18 fighters of the allied Syrian Democratic Forces in a friendly fire incident in northern Syria......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 13th, 2017

Syria Accuses US Of Hitting ISIS Chemical Weapons Depot Killing Hundreds; Russia Sends Drones

Update 2:  The Pentgaon has admitted to mistakenly killing 18 Syrians in an airstrike on April 11th... U.S.-LED COALITION AIR STRIKE IN SYRIA MISTAKENLY KILLED 18 SYRIAN DEMOCRATIC FORCES PER.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 13th, 2017

Syria Rebels Press Offensive Near Damascus

Syrian rebels on Tuesday renewed their offensive on government forces on the eastern outskirts of Damascus, where days of heavy clashes have killed dozens of fighters on both sides......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 21st, 2017