Syria At least 11 dead among forces loyal to the Damascus regime during Israeli strikes

Syria: At least 11 dead among forces loyal to the Damascus regime during Israeli strikes

Israel conducted new strikes in Syria on Sunday that left at least 11 dead among the forces loyal to the Damascus regime, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported, with the Israeli state claiming to have responded to rocket attacks coming from the neighboring country. Since the beginning of the war in Syria in 2011, […]

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Syria: 450 French linked to ISIS are held by Kurds

Syria: 450 French linked to ISIS are held by Kurds

This sharp increase is linked to the release in late March of Baghouz, the last jihadist stronghold in northeastern Syria. Their number still fluctuated around 100-150 at the end of January. Four months later, the number of French nationals linked to ISIS held by the Kurds or held in refugee camps in northeastern Syria tripled, […]

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Three French jihadists sentenced to death in Iraq

Three French jihadists sentenced to death in Iraq

The Iraqi judiciary blames them for belonging to the Islamic State. They have thirty days to appeal. Three French men were sentenced to death Sunday in Iraq for belonging to the jihadist group Islamic State (IS), a verdict unpublished for nationals of this country, according to a judicial source. These are Kévin Gonot, Leonard Lopez […]

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Houthis target Saudi site near the border

Houthis target Saudi site near the border

Yemeni Houthi rebels on Tuesday claimed responsibility for attacking a Saudi weapons depot at Najran airport near the border with Yemen using an explosive-laden drone. The Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthis in Yemen since 2015 said it was a civilian facility, adding that no casualties were reported. It also accused the Houthis a few hours […]

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Syria United States suspects the regime of a new chemical weapon attack

Syria: United States suspects the regime of a new chemical weapons attack

Has Bashar al-Assad’s regime carried out a new attack on chemical weapons? The United States has reported “indications” that suggest it, Tuesday, May 21. In a statement, the US State Department mentions an “alleged chlorine attack in northwestern Syria on the morning of May 19”. And threat of retaliation. The State Department says the “alleged […]

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Five dead in a clash in Indian Kashmir

Five dead in a clash in Indian Kashmir

Five people including a civilian were killed Thursday in Indian Kashmir during a clash between the Indian army and Islamists of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), report the police and villagers. The JeM, a Pakistan-based group, claimed responsibility for the Feb. 14 bombing that claimed the lives of some forty Indian police auxiliaries. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

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Syrian rebels announce counter-attack in North West

Syrian rebels announce counter-attack in North West

Syrian rebels said on Monday they had launched a counterattack against government forces in northwestern Syria. “A military operation has begun to target the north of the Hama campaign today,” rebel group Djaïch al Izza said in a statement. He added that the jihadist group Tahrir al Cham and the National Liberation Front, supported by […]

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Yemen: Houthie attack on Saudi facilities

Yemen: Houthi rebels attack on Saudi facilities

Houthi rebels in Yemen have launched attacks with seven drones on vital Saudi facilities, a television channel led by the Iran-backed Shiite group said Tuesday. The Massirah television channel, which quoted a Houthi soldier, said neither the date of the attack nor the target targets. “This important military operation is a response to the persistent […]

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Syria: 35 dead in fighting between regime and jihadists

Syria: 35 dead in fighting between regime and jihadists

At least 35 fighters were killed in 24 hours of clashes between Syrian regime forces and jihadists in northwestern Syria, the scene of renewed violence for several weeks, an NGO said Monday. The regime of Bashar al-Assad and his Russian ally have intensified since the end of April their bombings against the province of Idleb […]

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ISIS claims to have established a "province" in Kashmir

ISIS claims to have established a “province” in Kashmir

The jihadist group Islamic State (IS) claimed to have established a “province” in Kashmir. This is the first claim of this type concerning India. The foundation of the “wilaya” of the Hind was proclaimed in a statement sent late Friday night by the agency Amaq, the propaganda organ of the IS. In the same statement, […]

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