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War update in Syria and Iraq as of the 16th of August, 2016


  • Syria

Syrian_civil_war August 2016
Source: Wikimedia
  • Probably we’ll see a joint operation in Aleppo between Russia and the United States.

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that Moscow and Washington, which back opposite sides in the civil war,Assad and the so-called “moderate opposition” respectively are edging closer to an agreement to defuse the fighting in the contested city.

The airstrikes by the United States so far have been limited to al-Qaeda and Islamic State groups, while Russia has targeted with airstrikes a larger number of opposition groups backed by regional countries. (Al-Monitor) Continue reading War update in Syria and Iraq as of the 16th of August, 2016

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Syria & Iraq war update as of the 14-15th of July, 2016


Syria_and_Iraq_2014-onward_War_map 7 july 2016
Syria and Iraq ongoing war zones map updated as of  July 2016.  Caption, SOURCE :Wikimedia.org.// Territories on map= Green: Controlled by the Syrian Opposition,Cerised Pink: Controlled by the Syrian regime, Pink : Controlled by the Iraqi government, Grey : controlled by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), White: Controlled by al-Nusra, Gold yellow: Iraqi Kurdistan, Yellow: Syrian Kurdistan

 

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