Monday, December 8, 2014

Iraq / Syria Regional War Updates ( December 8 , 2014 ) - Israel strikes targets within Syria on Sunday ..... following ISIS within Syria and Iraq - and the efforts to confront ISIS ......... Turkey policy not to change in near term ( until West gives Turkey what it wants regarding Syria ) .....


Links ....


Defying US, Iraq Plans Winter Offensive in Mosul

Russia Demands Israel Explain Weekend Attack on Syria


US Says Allies to Send About 1,500 Troops to Iraq

Syria and Allies Call for UN Sanctions on Israel Over Alleged Strikes



Rivalries Resurface in Iraqi Town Recaptured From ISIS


Officials: ISIS Executes 19 Tribesmen Near Kirkuk


Israel Attacks Syria, Bombs Damascus Airport













will continue to refuse active involvement against , despite US pressure -










After strikes, vows to deny arms to 'terrorists'











A Three-Part Power Struggle: ISIS, Jabhat al-Nusra and the Syrian Regime - Yezid Sayigh of weighs in






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