13 May '17, 11am

ISIS is on the run in #Syria as they continue losing key terrain to our partners. #Raqqa is next!

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2017 — Partnered forces in Syria have liberated the Syrian city of Tabqa, a key development in the eventual defeat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in Raqqa, Syria, the Pentagon's director of press operations said today. An Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle pops a flare while departing after refueling with a KC-10 Extender tanker over Southwest Asia in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, Aug. 30, 2015. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sandra Welch Coalition Airstrikes An Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle pops a flare while departing after refueling with a KC-10 Extender tanker over Southwest Asia in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, Aug. 30, 2015. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sandra Welch Download Image Image details page The Syrian Democratic Forces and Syrian Arab Coalition liberated Tabqa, which is southwest of Raqqa, Syria, as well as the Tabqa Da...

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Tabqah, Syria liberated from the Islamic State

Tabqah, Syria liberated from the Islamic State

longwarjournal.org 11 May '17, 7pm

US-backed forces have liberated the city of Tabqah, the Tabqah Dam and an airfield from the Islamic State, according to Ce...

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stripes.com 13 May '17, 3pm

BEIRUT — Syrian Kurdish-led forces were closing in Saturday on the de-facto capital of the Islamic State group in Syria, s...

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defense.gov 15 May '17, 11am

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Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq

defense.gov 16 May '17, 12pm

SOUTHWEST ASIA, May 16, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ...

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militarytimes.com 10 May '17, 9pm

Kurdish factions within the Syrian Democratic Forces will soon be getting U.S. arms for their battle with the Islamic Stat...

#Raqqa #Military 3 villages north of al-Raqqa l...

en.hawarnews.com 14 May '17, 12pm

AL-RAQQA- The fighters of Wrath of Euphrates operation room liberated other 3 villages from IS’ mercenaries within the 4th...

Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on Raqqa:

Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on Raqqa:

militarytimes.com 12 May '17, 8pm

BEIRUT — A Kurdish-led Syrian force backed by the U.S. expects to advance on the Islamic State group's de facto capital of...

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defense.gov 19 May '17, 5pm

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US, Jordan Possibly Seek Fresh Adventure in Syria

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alwaght.com 13 May '17, 9am

Alwaght - Al Mayadeen news network published On Tuesday images of big number of American and British troops and military e...

Pentagon Reassures Turkey on Equipping Kurdish ...

defense.gov 09 May '17, 8pm

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2017 — A Pentagon official today offered reassurances to Turkey following President Donald J. Trump's a...

OIR Spokesman Reports Progress in Defeating ISIS in Syria, Iraq - Department of Defense

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defense.gov 10 May '17, 9pm

Partnered forces in Syria and Iraq are making progress in defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, the spokesman for...

Mattis 'Heartened' After Attending Somalia Meet...

defense.gov 12 May '17, 4pm

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2017 — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis came away from yesterday’s British-sponsored conference on Somalia...

Military Airstrikes Hit ISIS Terrorists in Syri...

defense.gov 24 May '17, 5pm

Ground-based artillery fired in counterfire or in fire support to maneuver roles is not classified as a strike, they added...