Daily Archives: March 2, 2019

Russia, Turkey Agree To ‘Take Decisive Measures’ In Syria’s Idlib

According to Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency, Moscow announced that its Defense Minister, Sergei Shoigu, and his Turkish counterpart, Hulusi Akar, agreed in Ankara on Monday about the need to take “decisive measures” in Syria’s Idlib province. The joint statement underlined the importance of continuing “joint partnerships between our two […]

Anand Teltumbde Arrested Under the UAPA

Anand Teltumbde, an Indian Dalit scholar and activist, is fighting to stay out of jail for his alleged links to the Communist Party of India (CPI), a banned Maoist organization. He was arrested on the morning of 2 February and granted temporary relief twelve hours later by the Bombay High […]

Mass Exodus Of ISIS And The Future Of Syria

Last Sunday, US-backed Syrian forces warned of the mass exodus of people from the imploding caliphate, who are concentrated in small, densely populated pockets. 5,000 civilians have poured through Kurdish-led Syrian forces, with numbers expected to rise; infrastructure and resources are already scarce with Syria’s Kurds calling for aid. Foreign […]