Fighters still loyal to ISIS following its destruction in Syria are now thought to be prepared to continue the fight on Western soil, inspired by at-large ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (pictured).
Daily Mail. Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:59:23 +0100.
A German father struggles to find and bring home his young daughter, taken by his ex-wife when she went to Syria five years ago with her new husband, an ISIS fighter.
Joanna Kakissis. NPR. Sun, 16 Jun 2019 07:51:00 -0400.
A Turkish observation post in Syria's Idlib region was attacked with mortar fire and shelling from an area controlled by Syrian government forces, causing damage but no casualties, the Turkish Defence Ministry said on Sunday.
Yahoo. Sun, 16 Jun 2019 04:34:28 -0400.
Battles intensified in northwest Syria on Friday after insurgents mounted an attack to repel an army offensive that has pounded the country's last major rebel stronghold for weeks. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 07 Jun 2019 12:24:41 -0400.
Fate of Isis prisoners has been subject of heated debate between US and Europe
Richard Hall. The Independent. Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:52:00 GMT.
Facts About Syria
The Syrian Arab Republic, located in southwest Asia, is governed by
a head of state and government plus one legislative house.
Its capital city is Damascus, and its currency is the Syrian Pound.
The primary language used in Syria is Arabic, and in 2007,
Syria's estimated population was 19,048,000. Approximately 75% of
Syrians are Arab, 7% are Bedouin Arab, 7% are Kurdish, and 11% are other ethnicities.