Tag: Syria

Defense, Industry

Belarus to send 200 troops to Syria alongside Russians

February 7, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

Belarus plans to deploy up to 200 troops to Syria to serve alongside Russian forces in the country, according to a Russian government document released Monday. A draft agreement between Russia and its ally Belarus endorsed by Russian Prime Minister […]

Defense, Industry

US airstrikes target Iran-backed militias in Syria, Iraq

June 28, 2021

Via: Washington's Top News

The U.S. military, under the direction of President Joe Biden, carried out airstrikes against what it said were “facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups” near the border between Iraq and Syria, drawing condemnation from Iraq’s military and calls for revenge […]

Federal, Policy

Secretary of State Pompeo Pushes Back Hard on Syria and North Korea Criticisms

December 21, 2018

Via: Fortune

When Donald Trump announced a sudden withdrawal from Syria and declared victory, he rattled his advisors and raised concerns and questions. The Washington Post called it a win for Russia and President Vladimir Putin. Senator Lindsey Graham called the move […]