2,000 SYRIAN ANKARA-BACKED FIGHTERS DEPLOYED TO LIBYA

Two thousand Syrian fighters have traveled from Turkey or will arrive imminently to fight on the battlefields of Libya, Syrian sources have said, in an unprecedented development that threatens to further complicate the north African state’s intractable civil war. The deployment came after Turkey agreed last month to come to the aid of the Libyan…

OPPOSITION DELEGATION CONFIRMS PARTICIPATION IN ASTANA TALKS

The leaders of the Syrian opposition have confirmed their participation in the 13th round which will kick off on Aug. 1, 2019. The upcoming meeting will be attended by the Syrian government’s delegation led by Syria’s UN Envoy Bashar Jaafari and the armed opposition headed by Ahmad Tu’mah, according to Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry. All the…