february

Iraqi War Report – February 28, 2017: Storm Of Western Mosul

Iraqi War Report – February 28, 2017: Storm Of Western Mosul

…from SouthFront Since the start of the operation in western Mosul on February 19, the Iraqi Army and the Federal Police have retaken a number of areas from ISIS terrorists, including the Mosul Airport, the Ghazlani military camp, the districts of Jawsaq and al-Tayaran and further advanced inside the city. According to reports from the […]

Breaking: ISIS Combat Drones In Battle For Mosul

Breaking: ISIS Combat Drones In Battle For Mosul

…from SouthFront Iraqi military for the first time officially admitted their losses from bombing, carried out by small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), used by ISIS. The casualties were suffered during incidents in eastern and southern Mosul on February 21. As the Daily Sabah newspaper reported, citing Brigadier General Abdul-Mahdi al-Ameri, an ISIS UAV “fired a […]

Syrian War Report Feb. 21, 2017: Syrian Air Force Purges ISIS-Linked Terrorists In Idlib

Syrian War Report Feb. 21, 2017: Syrian Air Force Purges ISIS-Linked Terrorists In Idlib

…from SouthFront The Syrian Air Force has inflicted major damage to Jund al-Aqsa linked to the ISIS terrorist group in the Idlib-Hama countryside. Syrian warplanes destroyed a Jund al-Aqsa gathering near Khan Sheikhoun and a convoy belonging to the terrorist group near Morek, destroying at least 30 militants and 16 units of military equipment including […]

Syrian War Report – February 20, 2017: Turkey Further Pushes Its Plan For Raqqah Offensive

Syrian War Report – February 20, 2017: Turkey Further Pushes Its Plan For Raqqah Offensive

…from SouthFront Pro-Turkish militants and the Turkish army have still been facing difficulties in breaking ISIS defenses around al-Bab. Turkey-led forces have failed to seize Qabasin and Bzaah, and retreated from almost all areas seized inside al-Bab. Intense fighting is ongoing. Meanwhile, the Syrian army, supported by the Russian Aerospace Forces, continued its operation against […]

Syrian War Report – February 17, 2017: Turkish General Staff Believes Al-Bab Is ‘Liberated’

Syrian War Report – February 17, 2017: Turkish General Staff Believes Al-Bab Is ‘Liberated’

…from SouthFront The Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) continued an assault against ISIS in the province of Homs, recapturing Eastern Bayarat and further advancing on Jabal Hayyal and Jabhal Thaniyat near the ISIS-held city of Palmyra. If government troops are able to take control over these hills, they will be able to […]

Syrian War Report – February 16, 2017: Pentagon To Deploy Conventional Ground Forces To Syria?

Syrian War Report – February 16, 2017: Pentagon To Deploy Conventional Ground Forces To Syria?

…from SouthFront Syrian government forces have liberated the villages of Rasm al-Kama, Rasm al-Kabir and Shuwaylekh from ISIS terrorists in the province of Aleppo. The operation was heavily supported by the Russian air power. ISIS-linked sources say that over 40 airstrikes were recently delivered in the Kuweires Airbase countryside. The Syrian army and the National […]

Syrian War Report – February 15, 2017: Al-Nusra And Its Allies Suffer Heavy Casualties In Daraa

Syrian War Report – February 15, 2017: Al-Nusra And Its Allies Suffer Heavy Casualties In Daraa

…from SouthFront Pro-Turkish militant groups and the Turkish Army are losing ground under the pressure from ISIS terrorists in the city of al-Bab in northern Syria. According to available data, Turkish forces have been pushed to retreat from the al-Bab roundabout between al-Bab and Tadef, and now are clashing with ISIS east of the Youth […]

Syrian War Report – February 14, 2017: Russia Deploys More Military Police To Syria

Syrian War Report – February 14, 2017: Russia Deploys More Military Police To Syria

…from SouthFront Intense clashes have been ongoing in the provincial capital of the Syrian province of Daraa since last weekend when the joint forces of the Free Syrian Army’s Southern Front and Jabhat Fatah al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra) attacked government troops in the neighborhood of Manshiyah. Since then, militants have made some gains in the […]

The Games Continue, Turkey Attacks Syrian Army, Protecting ISIS in Al Bab

The Games Continue, Turkey Attacks Syrian Army, Protecting ISIS in Al Bab

…from SouthFront In the northern Aleppo countryside, the towns of Tell Rifaat, Menagh, Mayer, Tell Jibbin, Ma’arasteh Khan and Hardatnin have joined a reconciliation agreement with the Syrian government after talks with a Russian mediation. Tell Rifaat and Menagh had been controlled by the Kurdish YPG. On February 9, an escalation erupted between Syrian government […]

Syrian War Report – February 9, 2017: Govt Forces Repel ISIS Attack In Southeastern Aleppo

Syrian War Report – February 9, 2017: Govt Forces Repel ISIS Attack In Southeastern Aleppo

…from SouthFront ISIS attacked army positions in Um Mayyal near the Khanasser-Aleppo road in order to draw the government forces attention from the operation near al-Bab in the province of Aleppo. However, the attack was repelled by army troops. Some 3 ISIS militants were reportedly killed and 1 armored vehicle destroyed. Earlier, the Syrian army’s […]

Syrian War Report – February 8, 2017: US Air Force Increases Airstrikes Against ISIS

Syrian War Report – February 8, 2017: US Air Force Increases Airstrikes Against ISIS

…from SouthFront The so-called “Democratic Forces” (SDF), backed by the US-led coalition, have retaken the vilalgles of Abu Dallah, Lubaydan and Abu Susah from ISIS in the northeastern countryside of the terrorist group’s self-proclaimed capital of al-Raqqah. Clashes are also ongoing in Mu’ayzilah. On Tuesday, the US-led coalition released a statement, claiming that its warplanes […]

Syrian War Report – February 7, 2017: Syrian Military Deploys Elite Units To Battle For Palmyra

Syrian War Report – February 7, 2017: Syrian Military Deploys Elite Units To Battle For Palmyra

…from SouthFront Turkish forces once against lost the key town of Bzaah east of Al-Bab after temporarily capturing it from ISIS yesterday. Meanwhile, ISIS units launched an advance against pro-Turkish militants in Al-Ameh aiming to re-establish a supply line to al-Bab which had been under constant artillery fire from the Syrian army since Sunday. Sporadic […]

Syrian War Report – February 6, 2017: Govt Troops Move Closer To Palmyra

Syrian War Report – February 6, 2017: Govt Troops Move Closer To Palmyra

…from SouthFront Near the ancient city of Palmyra in the province of Homs, army and NDF troops, supported by attack helicopters, are clashing with ISIS terrorists in the areas of the Jihar field, the Jazal field and Abo Kula Dam. Earlier government forces secured the Jihhar crossroad, Majbel Asphalt, Al-Baydah al Sharqiyah and al-Baydah al-Gharbiyah. […]

Syrian War Report – February 3, 2017: Syrian Army Storming Key Gas Fields In Eastern Homs

Syrian War Report – February 3, 2017: Syrian Army Storming Key Gas Fields In Eastern Homs

…from SouthFront The Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) are storming the ISIS-held Hayyan gas fields west of Palmyra in the province of Homs. Government forces are reportedly in control of over a half of the area, but clashes are ongoing. Yesterday, the army and the NDF secured the Jihar crossroad and the […]

Syrian War Report – February 1, 2017: Govt Forces To Clean Another Pocket Near Damascus

Syrian War Report – February 1, 2017: Govt Forces To Clean Another Pocket Near Damascus

…from SouthFront Syrian government forces are preparing to launch a military operation in another pocket near the capital of Damascus – the Beit Jinn pocket, according to pro-government sources. The operation is allegedly set to be launched in February. On January 31, 30 ISIS terrorists were killed in a failed counter-attack against the Syrian army […]

1 2 3 530

TOP 50 READ ARTICLES THIS MONTH
From Veterans Today Network