Russia Islamic State Syria

Russian bombers are striking Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) targets in Syria's Raqqa region. Meanwhile, the Pentagon is also carrying out strikes in the area. Though the countries are...

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Russia accuses U.S. of pretending to fight Islamic State ...
Russia accused the United States on Tuesday of pretending to fight Islamic State and of deliberately reducing its air strikes in Iraq to allow the group's militants to stream into Syria to slow the Russian-backed advance of the Syrian army.
Russia hits Islamic State in Syria with advanced cruise ...
Russian strategic bombers fired advanced cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria on Wednesday from a distance of 1,000 kilometers (621.37 miles) in a show of force Moscow said demolished three ammunition depots and a command post.
Russia declares 'mission accomplished' against Islamic ...
The combined forces of Vladimir Putin and Bashar al-Assad have completely wiped out the Islamic State in Syria, the defence ministry has said.
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant - Wikipedia
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant; الدولة الإسلامية في العراق والشام ‎ ad-Dawlah al-Islāmiyah fī 'l-ʿIrāq wa-sh-Shām
Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) - The New York Times
News about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Commentary and archival information about ISIS from The New York Times.
End of ISIS Nears As Forces Supported by U.S. and Russia ...
The final days of the Islamic State group may be nearer than ever. Nearly three years after the founding of its caliphate, ISIS faces almost total expulsion from Iraq and a formidable showdown with forces backed by the U.S. and Russia in its two remaining hubs of control in Syria. In Iraq, ISIS ...
US-backed SDF captures Syria's largest oil field from ...
Middle East US-backed SDF captures Syria's largest oil field from 'Islamic State' Russia has accused the US of "barbaric" bombardment of Raqqa, after US-backed forces took control of the city earlier this week.
The Islamic State | Council on Foreign Relations
With Iraq weakened and a civil war raging in Syria, it’s unclear whether local forces and a U.S.-led international coalition can roll back the self-proclaimed Islamic State.
Where Is ISIS? Syria and Iraq Leave No Escape for Islamic ...
The long-anticipated downward spiral of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) has accelerated in recent weeks, and the loss of two more major points in Iraq and Syria on Friday has all but sealed the jihadis’ fate, leaving them trapped between the two countries over which they once held ...
Syria explained: Why the U.S., Iran, Russia, Israel and ...
Syria's nearly seven-year civil war escalated over the weekend when Israel launched a "large-scale attack" against Iranian targets in Syria. The ongoing conflict has already drawn in several other nations, including the United States, Russia and Turkey. Here's a look at competing interests in ...