Owais Moosagie

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Syria crisis: Downed drone 'a warning shot by Turkey'

Turkey says its warplanes have shot down an unidentified aircraft which intruded into its airspace near the border with Syria.<p>Media reports quote officials as saying the aircraft was a type of drone.<p>The Syrian government is known to be operating drones, as are Russia and the US-led coalition …

Here's how Kurdish guerrilla forces are using dirty tricks against ISIS

In this case the bullet meets the bone in Syria as Kurdish Forces are successfully deploying unconventional-warfare tactics against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).<p>Kurdish forces have developed and deployed covert guerrilla warfighters against ISIS. Such as the recently reported 45 ISIS …

Afghanistan says US strikes destroy its Islamic State branch

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan said Saturday that recent U.S. airstrikes it assisted destroyed the top leadership of a fledging Islamic State …

Middle East

Syrian army 'retakes parts of Hasakeh from Isil'

Heavy clashes continue in the Syrian eighbourhood with "shelling by both sides and air raids on the area", says the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights<p>Syrian regime forces took back several parts of a neighbourhood in the north-eastern city of Hasakeh from Islamic State of Iraq and the …

15 Syrian children die after getting vaccinations

BEIRUT (AP) — At least 15 children died after receiving vaccinations in rebel-held parts of northwestern Syria, while the death toll from two days of …