Director / Editor: Victor Teboul, Ph.D.
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Raqqa Fight Starting ‘Soon,’ Isolation Operation to Include YPG

A Syrian rebel group that includes a significant number of Kurdish YPG fighters will move to isolate Raqqa "soon," a move in the fight against Islamic State that could infuriate U.S. ally Turkey. "The facts are these: the only force that is capable on any near-term timeline are the Syrian Democratic Forces, of which the [Kurdish] YPG are a significant portion," General Stephen Townsend, the top general leading the coalition operation against Islamic State in Syria and...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter