SVE NEWS & CNN Sharing Series – The situation in Syria is rapidly deteriorating. Four things you need to know

Erbil, Iraq (CNN)The situation in Syria has been rapidly deteriorating. Last week, the Trump administration ordered US troops to step aside from the border in northern Syria, effectively paving the way for Turkey to launch an offensive against US-backed Kurdish forces who they regard as


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