Tag Archives: Target

#WorldPoli: Government Troops Target Rebels, Jihadists in Syria’s Idlib – #WorldPolitics

Syria’s government forces and allied militias have continued their assault on targets belonging to rebels and jihadist factions in the northwestern province of Idlib. Government troops Sunday fired artillery and missiles to target their opponents in Idlib’s southern countryside, according to local news media. Nearly a dozen rebels and jihadists …

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#WorldPoli: Why Is France the Top European Target for Jihadists? – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – After arriving on a migrant boat at Italy’s Lampedusa island in September, Brahim Aouissaoui, a 21-year-old Tunisian, traveled more than 1,000 additional miles to arrive in the French city of Nice where he is suspected of a terror attack at a church. Aouissaoui, who stabbed three people to …

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#WorldPoli: US-Backed Forces Target IS Remnants in Eastern Syria – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) continue to carry out raids targeting militants affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) terror group in eastern Syria. “Last night, the Syrian Democratic Forces arrested members of a Daesh cell that was responsible for attacks in Deir al-Zour,” the Deir al-Zour Media Center …

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#WorldPoli: US-backed Syrian Forces Target IS Sleeper Cells – #WorldPolitics

The recent assassinations of tribal leaders in eastern Syria have triggered a new campaign by U.S.-backed forces to hunt down Islamic State sleeper cells in the region. Zana Omer reports from Deir el-Zour, Syria. Source link

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#WorldPoli: Victims’ Families Say Uighur Religious Leaders Main Target in China – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – A Chinese government crackdown on the minority Muslims in Xinjiang has taken a toll on the community’s religious staff with the imams being most vulnerable to persecution, according to Uighur victims’ families and scholars. ‘Imam’ is a title in Islam given to a religious staff who leads group …

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