3 articles tagged "Sinjar"
Conflicting US-Turkish “Green Lights” Potentially Clash in Syria
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 4, 2017

On May 16, two unpredictable, strong-willed leaders, Trump and Erdogan, will face each other over Syria.

ISIS Counteroffensives across Iraq May Spread to Baghdad and Jordan
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 27, 2016

They did not expect ISIS to counter with assaults on other Iraqi cities.

Fiercely resistant ISIS seizes two Iraqi cities
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis October 25, 2016

ISIS’ capture of two important Iraq towns was designed to throw the US-led coalition’s Mosul operation off balance: The fall of Sinjar in northern Iraq was the Islamists’ second victory against the Kurdish Peshmerga after Kirkuk. The attack on Rutba near the Jordanian border severed the main highway link between Baghdad and Amman.

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