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.

Carter: US Sending 200 Troops to Syria to Help Capture Raqqa

Share this article
The U.S. defense secretary says the U.S. is sending an additional 200 troops to Syria. Ash Carter said Saturday the military personnel will be used to help drive Islamic State militants out of Raqqa, the self-proclaimed capital of the terrorist group. Carter said the 200 troops will include special forces trainers, advisers and explosive ordnance disposal teams. Three hundred special operations forces are already in Syria. Carter was speaking in Bahrain at the Manama Dialogue...

Read complete article

© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter