Tag Archives: Troops

#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: Former NATO Commander Expects Biden Administration to Keep Troops in Afghanistan – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – In an interview Monday with VOA, James Stavridis, retired U.S. Navy admiral and former military commander of NATO, said the U.S. and its allies should keep about 10,000 troops in Afghanistan to pressure the Taliban into a peace agreement with the Afghan government. Stavridis told Breshna Omarkhel of …

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#WorldPoli: Afghan Government: Over 3,500 Troops Killed Since US-Taliban Agreement – #WorldPolitics

KABUL – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Tuesday that more than 3,500 Afghan security forces have been killed since the United States and the Taliban signed a peace agreement in February. The announcement came as the Afghan government and the Taliban on the same day declared a three-day cease-fire coinciding …

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