Showing posts with label training program. Show all posts
Showing posts with label training program. Show all posts

Monday, December 25, 2017

Russia: Reports on US Training Ex-Terrorists in Syria Concerning

US Training Ex-Terrorists in Syria
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said anti-terrorist missions should not be used to topple governments, adding that Moscow has been concerned by recent reports of the US training former terrorists in Syria.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Iraq: Turkish troops presence hampers Mosul liberation

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Sunday that the presence of the Turkish troops near the Iraqi northern city of Mosul is hampering the efforts to free the major stronghold of ISIS in the city.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Canada's prime minister won't say if Canada to keep sending troops to Ukraine

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is standing by Ukraine in its struggle against Russia, but he won't be pinned down on whether it will continue supplying troops to train Ukraine's military.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Iraq inks deal for $2.7 billion US military loan

Iraq secured a deal Wednesday for a $2.7 billion US loan to finance the buying of ammunition and maintenance of tanks and fighters used in the fight against the Islamic State group.

Monday, June 27, 2016

Weapons for Syrian "rebels" sold on Jordan's black market

Weapons shipped into Jordan by the Central Intelligence Agency and Saudi Arabia intended for Syrian rebels have been systematically stolen by Jordanian intelligence operatives and sold to arms merchants on the black market, according to American and Jordanian officials.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

ISIS in Iraq losing terrain "every single day": US general

The Islamic State group is losing ground in Iraq, struggling to replenish its ranks after it is attacked and is increasingly unable to mount major operations, a US general said Wednesday.

Monday, March 21, 2016

Gunmen attack EU military training base in Mali capital

Unidentified gunmen attacked a hotel in Mali's capital Bamako on Monday that had been converted into a base for a European Union military training mission in the West African nation, a Defence Ministry official and a witness said.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Russia: ISIL training base located in Georgia's Pankisi. (The claim immediately denied by Tbilisi.)

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says Moscow has intelligence showing that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group is operating a training base in the Pankisi Gorge in Georgia, a claim immediately denied by Tbilisi.

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Turkey says to keep up military support for Iraq until Mosul is freed from ISIS/ISIL

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Tuesday that Turkey's military training and equipment support for Iraq will continue until Mosul is liberated from the Islamic State (IS) militants.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

KRG leader Barzani arrives in Turkey, visits MİT headquarters

Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) President Massoud Barzani visited Turkey this week to hold talks with Turkish officials amid tensions between Turkey and Iraq over the deployment of Turkish troops in northern Iraq.

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Iraq PM says would consider foreign troop deployment 'act of aggression'

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday no foreign ground troops had been requested from any country and that their deployment would be considered an "act of aggression".

Pentagon says 100 US forces being sent to Iraq

The Pentagon said on Wednesday a new U.S. specialized operations force being deployed to Iraq would number about 100, and the majority would not be engaged in raids.

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Report says 50 US troops in Syria to aid Kurdish fighters

A total of 50 US military personnel arrived in northern Syria on Thursday to aid Kurdish fighters against Islamic State (IS) militants, pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV reported.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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US Democratic congresswoman : There is no difference between 'moderate' rebels and al-Qaeda or the ISIS

United States Congresswoman and Democratic Party member Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday revealed that she held a meeting with Syrian Presiden...