Kurdish-Arab alliance pushes into Deir ez-Zor, expels ISIS from several villages

Kurdish-Arab alliance pushes into Deir ez-Zor, expels ISIS from several villages

ARA News  The Kurdish-Arab alliance of Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Tuesday attacked Islamic State's (ISIS) headquarters in the …

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Turkey failed to deliver a Syrian force to take Raqqa: analysis

Turkey failed to deliver a Syrian force to take Raqqa: analysis

ARA News Washington-based analyst Nicholas A. Heras, Bacevich Fellow at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS), told ARA News …

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Yezidi woman accused of supporting ISIS acquitted by Erbil court

Yezidi woman accused of supporting ISIS acquitted by Erbil court

ARA News A woman abducted and raped by the Islamic State (ISIS), who was accused of supporting ISIS during an anti-Peshmerga …

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ISIS extremists behead two Iraqi officers near Karbala

ISIS extremists behead two Iraqi officers near Karbala

ARA News Extremists of the Islamic State group (ISIS) on Tuesday executed two Iraqi security officers after detaining them in southern …

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Upcoming Syria peace talks to focus on ‘political transition’: UN

Upcoming Syria peace talks to focus on ‘political transition’: UN

Upcoming Syria peace talks remain focused on negotiating a "political transition" in the war-ravaged country, the UN mediator's office said …

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Return to Kurdish peace process in Turkey unlikely: Experts

Return to Kurdish peace process in Turkey unlikely: Experts

ARA News Experts told ARA News that a return to peace talks between the Turkish government and the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) is unlikely, after rumours that peace talks could re-start in …

Iran’s Kurds urge Trump to list Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist group

Iran’s Kurds urge Trump to list Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist group

ARA News Iranian Kurdish parties are urging US president Trump’s administration to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, during the 38 …

Trump rejects Obama’s plan to arm the Kurds in fight for Raqqa

Trump rejects Obama’s plan to arm the Kurds in fight for Raqqa

ARA News Trump’s national security team rejected a last moment plan by the Obama administration to arm the Kurds to take Raqqa from ISIS, the Washington Post reported on Thursday. However, …

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