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Posts Tagged: YPG

February 17, 2019 1:19 pm
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Syria’s Assad: United States Will Sell Out Those Relying on It

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad warned on Sunday the United States would not protect those depending on it, in reference to Kurdish fighters who control much...

February 16, 2019 1:46 pm
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Islamic State’s ‘Caliphate’ on Brink of Defeat in Syria

US-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State's last, tiny enclave on the Euphrates, the battle commander said on Saturday, bringing its self-declared...

January 19, 2019 1:05 pm
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Senator Lindsey Graham: A Rash US Pullout From Syria Will Create ‘Iraq on Steroids’

US Senator Lindsey Graham said on Saturday he hoped President Donald Trump would slow the US withdrawal from Syria until Islamic State is destroyed, warning...

January 12, 2019 12:39 pm
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Pompeo Says Good Outcome Possible for Both Turkey and Syrian Kurds

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday he was optimistic that a "good outcome" could be reached between Turkey and Syrian Kurdish groups,...

December 30, 2018 9:30 am
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With US Departure, Syria’s Manbij Braces for Upheaval

The city of Manbij has switched control more than most places in Syria's civil war. With US troops set to leave after President Donald Trump's decision...

November 18, 2018 10:16 am
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Turkey Says US Support for Syrian Kurdish YPG a ‘Big Mistake’

The United States' support for the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia is a "big mistake," Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said late on Saturday, adding that...

August 14, 2018 11:01 am
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Syrian Kurdish-Led Council Visits Damascus for New Talks

The political wing of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) went to Damascus last week for a second round of talks with the government, its...

Culture

Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...

Features

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football

JNS.org - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...

World

Kansas Treasurer Introduces Bill Permitting the State to Invest in Israel B...

JNS.org - Kansas State Treasurer Jake LaTurner has introduced a bill that would allow Kansas to invest in Israel Bonds. “This legislation is...

Israel

Moshe Feiglin Says Zehut Will Be ‘Surprise’ Party in Israel’s Upcomin...

JNS.org - Zehut leader Moshe Feiglin believes that his party will be the dark horse, or the “surprise,” of the upcoming...

Middle East

Islamic State on Brink of Defeat in Syria Enclave

Remaining civilians are expected to be evacuated from Islamic State's final enclave in eastern Syria on Thursday, US-backed forces said, clearing the way for them to wipe out the last...

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