Friday, March 22nd | 15 Adar II 5779

Subscribe
October 7, 2014 11:29 am

Coalition Warplanes Reportedly Strike Syria Targets in Support of Kurdish Fighters

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Coalition Warplanes Reportedly Strike Syria Targets in Support of Kurdish Fighters" to a friend

Syrian refugees in Reyhanli district, in Antakya, Turkey. Photo: EPA/TOLGA BOZOGLU

New York Times – Warplanes from the American-led coalition fighting militants of the Islamic State were reported on Tuesday to have struck targets in Syria near the Turkish border in support of Kurdish forces locked in street fighting with the militants.

If confirmed, the reports could indicate an escalation in American-led efforts to help the Kurds resist, if not repel, an onslaught by the Sunni militants whose forces control portions of Syria and Iraq.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com