Yet another messy situation in the region
Tal Afar falls in eight days.
“The world did not imagine that Iraqis could eliminate Daesh.”
“Old Mosul will be their graveyard.”
The big kids’ table
“Make sure all foreign fighters still in Raqqa die in Raqqa.”
Save the date.
Finally, the U.S. helps the Kurds.
More of Erdogan’s political enemies are hauled off to the dungeons
Here we go.
Kurds up, Turks down?
“It’s possible that you may see conventional forces hit the ground in Syria for some period of time.”
Still following the despot’s playbook
Trust me… this is going to end very badly. Probably for the Kurds.
… and the first two don’t count
The crackdown continues
Right after they attack the Kurds, natch.
Turkey-backed militia complicating matters?
Property of the state
Kurdish separatists or ISIS?
The dark side of the YPG?
Unrest peaking before elections.
“Last question, so the difference between Hezbollah and Hamas does not matter to you yet, but it will?”
“A broader and more intensive effort is needed.:
Abadi stiffed at White House?
“We are the only country that has armed forces on the ground fighting Daesh.”
Maybe. Maybe not.
Kurds pushing ISIS back from Kirkuk?
CBS: Attack on Kirkuk shows ISIS’ boldness.
Be sure to tip the guards. And try the veal!
What is being done?
“They didn’t mean any of it.”