SVE NEWS & CNN Sharing Series – US continues ISIS fight in Syria despite Trump admin claims of defeat ahead of troop pullout

Washington (CNN)Despite President Donald Trump’s decision to pull US troops from Syria and recent statements from some senior administration officials, including Vice President Mike Pence, saying ISIS has been defeated, the US-led fight against the terror group in Syria is


SVE NEWS & Reuters Sharing Series – Exclusive: U.S. commanders recommend letting Kurdish fighters in Syria keep weapons

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. commanders planning for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria are recommending that Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State be allowed to keep U.S.-supplied weapons, four U.S. officials said, a move that would likely anger NATO ally


SVE NEWS & Haaretz Sharing Series – U.S. Attacked Russia’s Syria Base With Drones, Defense Ministry Claims

‘Thirteen drones moved according to common combat battle deployment,’ deputy defense minister says, noting that drones switched to manual guidance upon encountering Russian electronic countermeasures Russia’s deputy defense minister on Thursday accused the U.S. of coordinating a drone attack on