US Secretary of State also meets Syrian opposition negotiators during his visit to Jordan. Tillerson says he hopes to have talks about how to work cooperatively to lessen threats to Turkey when he visits Ankara this week.
Zoobia Shahnaz, a 27-year-old Pakistani-born resident of Brentwood, obtained more than $85,000 through banks to buy cryptocurrencies which she wired to people help the militant group, court documents say.
Until now, the Pentagon has only gone as far as saying it was reviewing "adjustments" in arms for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) which Ankara views as a threat.
Iraqi forces launched an offensive on Thursday to clear the desert bordering Syria of Daesh, a final campaign to rid Iraq of the group.
Baghdad 's seizure of Kirkuk and swathes of northern Iraq has left the Kurds defeated, divided and displaced.
Germany's decision to put on hold major arms exports to Turkey weakens the fight against terrorism, Turkish EU affairs minister says following German foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel's comments that Berlin should suspend such sales to Turkey.
The US alliance with the Syrian wing of the PKK terrorist organization in Syria will haunt it long after Daesh is ousted from Raqqa.
A strategy solely focused on “killing terrorists” without including plans for peace building and nation building is going to fail terribly, and deplorably.
The US military might be staying in Syria even after the defeat of Daesh, confirming Turkey’s concerns regarding US and YPG manoeuvring to create an autonomous Kurdish region in northern Syria.
London-based monitor Airwars estimates that tens of thousands of civilians have been killed by internationally-backed forces since August 2014 in both Iraq & Syria.
Heavy fighting raged around a mountainous area in Homs province, where the regime was carrying out air strikes, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
US official Brett McGurk recently implied that Turkey is to blame for al Qaeda's rise in northwestern Syria. The reality is that the blame lies with Syrian regime leader Bashar al Assad, who allowed al Qaeda to take advantage of US policy failures.
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