Tags » Levant
ISIS Base, Brigade 93, Captured By Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) Outside Islamic State Stronghold Raqqa
Al Jazeera — Key military base was ISIL’s first line of defence north of its Raqqa stronghold in northern Syria.
Kurdish fighters and their allies have captured an Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) military base that is the first defence line north of ISIL’s de facto capital of Raqqa in northern Syria. 59 more words
June 01, 2015
BEIRUT (AP) — For decades, the mere mention of Tadmur Prison was enough to send chills down a Syrian’s spine.
The notorious facility in the desert of central Syria was where thousands of dissidents were reported to have been beaten, humiliated and systematically tortured for opposing the Assad family’s rule. 1,131 more words