Is Donald Trump right to say that ISIS is defeated in Syria and Iraq

Is Donald Trump right to say that ISIS is defeated in Syria and Iraq?

After the loss of ISIS territories in Iraq and Syria, the group is still a concrete threat to civilians but also to the armed forces on the ground. It also continues to inspire attacks in Europe, like that of December in Strasbourg. “We defeated ISIS in Syria”. This is what Donald Trump asserts in a […]

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Hezbollah evokes strikes against Tel Aviv

Hezbollah evokes strikes against Tel Aviv

Hezbollah leader said Saturday that Israeli army strikes in Syria could result in reprisal strikes against Tel Aviv by the “axis of resistance” composed by Iran, Syria and the militia Lebanese Shiite. This statement of Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah intervenes in response to the proliferation of air operations conducted by Israel in Syrian territory to prevent […]

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Erdogan in Moscow to discuss Syria with Putin

Erdogan in Moscow to discuss Syria with Putin

Russian presidents Vladimir Putin and Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan were meeting in Moscow on Wednesday to discuss Syria, the latter seeking to convince the justification of its proposal for a “security zone” in northern Syria, to prevent any Kurdish autonomy. At the start of the meeting under the Kremlin, Vladimir Putin welcomed his Turkish counterpart […]

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Syria after withdrawal, Washington has no plan

Syria: after withdrawal, Washington has “no plan”

The former US special envoy for the international coalition, Brett McGurk, deplores the decision of Donald Trump. The following ? They have no idea. The United States has no plan for Syrieselon’s former US special envoy for the international anti-jihadist coalition Brett McGurk, as they implement President Donald Trump’s order to withdraw American troops. “There […]

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Syria IS suicide bombing against the US coalition

Syria: IS suicide bombing against the US coalition

This attack weakens the position of Donald Trump who announced last December the withdrawal of US forces from Syria. Sixteen people, including four Americans, were killed Wednesday in a suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Manbij, Syria. Among them, “two soldiers, a civilian employee of the Ministry of Defense and […]

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Macron and Trump talk on the phone about the US withdrawal from Syria.

Macron and Trump about the US withdrawal from Syria.

France wants to ensure the safety of all allies on the spot. The French and American presidents, Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump, exchanged on Monday by telephone, the second obviously attempting to reassure the first on the announced withdrawal of American troops from Syria, criticized by Paris. “They discussed together the situation in Syria, where […]

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Syria Russia and Turkey agree to coordinate after US withdrawal

Syria: Russia and Turkey agree to “coordinate” after US withdrawal

Russia and Turkey agreed Saturday, during talks in Moscow, to “coordinate” their actions on the ground in Syria in the context of the announced withdrawal of US forces. “We have agreed that the Russian and Turkish military representatives on the ground will continue to coordinate their actions in this new context with the aim of […]

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Iraq Trump's surprise visit to US troops

Iraq: Melania and Trump’s surprise visit to US troops

The US president Donald trump, accompanied by his wife, Melania, landed Wednesday at Al Assad air base, west of Baghdad. In front of the military and journalists, he defended his decision to withdraw the American soldiers present in Syria. Bombers on the back, Donald Trump traveled Wednesday in Iraq for a surprise visit of a few […]

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What possible scenarios in Syria after US troops withdrawal

What possible scenarios in Syria after US troops withdrawal?

President Donald Trump has announced the withdrawal of US troops from Syria at war, a turning point that is expected to impact the evolution of a complex conflict between a multitude of international and regional actors. Here are the issues and consequences foreseeable for the main actors involved in this deadly war. – Turkey – […]

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