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From the truce of Daraa and “Tanf’s encirclement” to the plane’s dropping من هدنة درعا و«كباش التنف» إلى إسقاط الطائرة

From the truce of Daraa and “Tanf’s encirclement” to the plane’s dropping

يونيو 22, 2017

Written by Nasser Kandil,

The interpretation promoted by the armed groups in the southern of Syria about an unilateral truce announced by the Syrian army through linking it with the losses of the army, its need to take a breath, and the failure of its military campaign is not compatible with the field facts and the important achievements of the Syrian army that made it close to the borders of Jordan, and it is not compatible with the response of the armed groups to the truce which they a supposed to refuse if this interpretation was right, moreover it is not compatible with the announced US support which was accompanied with the Jordanian support through calling the armed groups to stop their military actions and processes. 703 more words

USA

France's special forces not specifically targeting French-born jihadis fighting for Islamic State in Mosul

By REUTERS

JUNE 22, 2017, 12:03 P.M. E.D.T.

PARIS — The head of France’s special forces said on Thursday his units were directly involved in street battles in Mosul’s Old City but denied they were specifically targeting French-born jihadis fighting for Islamic State. 280 more words

Why Are There No Syrian Refugee Camps in Lebanon?

Janie Ziye Shen

Since the Syrian conflict began in 2011, its neighbor Lebanon quickly became the country that hosts the highest number of refugee per capita; today one in four is a refugee. 1,351 more words

Refugees

Comparing Compound Pull Movements

To get in more days of training and allow adequate time for recovery, weight lifters often split their workouts between upper and lower body muscle groups. 91 more words

Nutrition & Diet

Evangelis Sudah Boleh Ditangkap dan Didakwa

Oleh Mohd Khairul Anwar

BARANGKALI  kita tidak perlukan satu undang-undang baru pun untuk mengekang penyebar-luasan gerakan evangelisme kerana terlalu banyak undang-undang sedia ada boleh disabitkan oleh pihak berwajib. 1,076 more words

Finally, I'm at the US Championships

The lady behind me talks loudly into her phone, something about selling or renting a house that ain’t gon get em no money while the lady diagonal from me lovingly strokes her puppy— apparently they let pets on the Greyhound? 1,220 more words

The Hidden history of Kerak Castle in Jordan

From the Biblical kingdom of Moab, home to the Nabateans, Romans, Byzantines then became a Crusader castle (designed by the King of Israel) which fell to Saladin’s troops in 1189 after 3 years of war, finally it was captured and much of it destroyed by Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt (a royal son of Egypt’s Dynasty). 811 more words

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