KURDISH leaders accused Turkey of collaborating with Isis yesterday after the country’s air force killed dozens of militia in Syria and Iraq.
The Turkish military claimed the pre-dawn raids targeted Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants preparing to enter Turkey from...
Wednesday 26th Apr 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
CEMENT giant LafargeHolcim chief executive Eric Olsen announced his resignation yesterday over payments to Isis and other extremists in Syria.
“My decision is driven by my conviction that it will contribute to addressing strong tensions that have recently arisen around the Syria...
Tuesday 25th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
US OFFICIALS claimed yesterday that 36 Isis militants were killed when they dropped the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat over a mountainous area in Afghanistan.
The attack, using the GBU- 43B bomb which unleashes 11 tons of explosives, was carried out near the Pakistan...
Saturday 15th Apr 2017
DEADLY bomb attacks hit churches in the Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria yesterday as Coptic Christians marking Palm Sunday were targeted.
The first explosion took place at the Church of St George in Tanta, killing at least 25 people and injuring scores more.
Monday 10th Apr 2017
ISIS ordered residents to evacuated its Syrian stronghold Raqqa yesterday, for fear that a dam upstream hit by US bombing would collapse.
Isis said the 800 megawatt Tabqa hydroelectric dam on the Euphrates river 25 miles west of Raqqa had been shut down and the floodgates closed.
Monday 27th Mar 2017
TUC Young Workers’ Conference unanimously passed an emergency motion on Saturday expressing solidarity with the victims of last week’s Westminster attack.
GMB delegate Javid Khan said following the terrorist attack he felt a “fear I haven’t felt since the murder...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
KURDISH militia said they were fighting Isis terrorists on the south side of Syria’s biggest hydroelectric dam yesterday.
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) spokeswoman Cihan Sheikh Ehmed said her forces were at the southern entrance of the Tabqa dam complex on the Euphrates...
Saturday 25th Mar 2017
A BRITISH man who was arrested on his return home from fighting Isis in Syria said he “wouldn’t have forgiven himself for not going.”
Josh Walker from Bristol fought alongside the Kurdish YPG forces against the terrorist groups for six months.
He was arrested...
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
Syrian forces accuse Israel of aiding Isis
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
SYRIAN troops reached the Euphrates yesterday after breaking through Isis lines east of Aleppo.
The brigade completed its march to the shores of Lake Assad, the artificial waterway formed by the Isis-held Tabqa dam further east, as the terrorist army collapsed.
Thursday 9th Mar 2017