Fate of Syria’s Idlib Rests on What Al-Qaeda Does Next

Fate of Syria’s Idlib Rests on What Al-Qaeda Does Next

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September 19, 2018 at 9:18 amWritten by Jason Ditz (ANTIWAR.COM) — Monday’s surprise Turkey-Russia deal on Syria’s Idlib Province, which aims to stop a military invasion of rebel-held territory in return for a demilitarized zone, and groups like al-Qaeda withdrawing from that entire area, has a very fast time-frame, with officials hoping to have it in place…

Turkey Deploying More Troops to Syria After Striking Deal With Russia

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(MEMO) — Turkey will send more troops into Syria’s Idlib province after striking a deal with Russia that has averted a government offensive and delighted rebels who said it kept the area out of President Bashar al-Assad’s hands, Reuters reports. The deal unveiled on Monday by Russian President Vladimir Putin, Assad’s most powerful ally, and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan…

Putin: Israeli Missile Attack a Breach of Syria’s Sovereignty

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September 18, 2018 at 10:21 pmWritten by Jason Ditz (ANTIWAR.COM) — On Monday, Israeli warplanes attacked the Syrian coastal city of Latakia, firing a slew of missiles at the city, and ending up getting a Russian plane shot down. On Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin reacted, terming the attack a breach of Syrian sovereignty. While the downing of…

Syria Mistakenly Shoots Down Russian Military Jet, Moscow Blames Israel

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(MEMO) — Russia has accused Israel of being indirectly at fault for the downing of a Russian military plane by the Syrian military after Damascus mistook the aircraft for an Israeli jet. Russia’s Defence Ministry said the Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft, with 15 Russian service personnel on board, was mistakenly brought down last night by anti-aircraft batteries of…

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