Web
	Analytics Made Easy - StatCounter
Rasa News Agency - Iraqi Hashd al-Sha’abi fighters inflict losses on Daesh in eastern Syria
Friday, June 22, 2018
Service : > World > Asia
Time : Wednesday, June 13, 2018
News ID: 438229
 
Iraqi Hashd al-Sha’abi fighters inflict losses on Daesh in eastern Syria
Rasa - Fighters from the Iraqi pro-government Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) have pounded the positions of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group in Syria’s eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr as the militants are seeking to sneak through the border into Iraq.

RNA - Qassem Mesleh, PMU commander for Iraq’s west Anbar region, said in a statement on Wednesday that the volunteer forces – commonly known with the Arabic name Hashd al-Sha’abi – have targeted Daesh positions inside the Syrian territory, dealing heavy blows to the extremists.

 

Mesleh noted that many Daesh militants have also escaped from the border regions with Iraq, leaving behind a considerable amount of munitions and improvised explosive devices.

 

Meanwhile, Qutri al-Samarmad, a Hashd al-Sha’abi commander in Anbar, told Arabic-language Basnews news agency that Daesh Takfiris had executed 30 fellow terrorists in Hajin region near Abu Kamal city.

 

Samarmad added that the executions were carried out by shooting them dead.

 

He went on to say that Daesh terrorists have withdrawn telecommunication devices from families of the executed fellows, and prevented them from leaving their homes.

 

“Daesh still exists in Jazirat al-Furat and Hajin regions in Syria as well as wide parts in the vicinity of Abu Kamal,” Samarmad pointed out.

 

Syria has been gripped by foreign-backed militancy since March 2011. The Syrian government says the Israeli regime and its Western and regional allies are aiding Takfiri terrorist groups that are wreaking havoc in the country.

 

Russia has been helping Syrian forces in an ongoing battle in the province of Dayr al-Zawr as the Daesh terrorist group struggles to keep its last positions in eastern Syria.

 

The Russian military assistance, which began in September 2015 at the official request of the Syrian government, has proved effective as the Syrians continue to recapture key areas from Daesh and other terrorist groups across the country with the backing of Russian air cover.

 

On May 21, the General Command of the Syrian Army and Armed Forces announced in a statement that complete security was restored to Damascus and its countryside after al-Hajar al-Aswad district and al-Yarmouk camp had been totally purged of Daesh terrorists.

 

The development was preceded by flushing the Takfiris out of the towns of Yalda, Babbila and Beit Sahem on the southern outskirts of Damascus.

 

847/940

Share
Send Comment
Name :
E-mail:(Optional)
Comment Text:
Send
Comments
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/21/565628/bahrain-qatar-espionage
Bahraini court acquits senior opposition cleric of Qatar espionage charges
Rasa - A Bahraini court has acquitted prominent Shia cleric and opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman of all the charges against him with regard to alleged espionage for Qatar.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/21/565617/iran-us-zarif-Pompeo-JCPOA
Iran will not hold negotiations with US as 'rogue' state: Zarif
Rasa - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the US is turning into a “rogue state” by repeatedly violating international law, adding that Iran will not negotiate with a country that fails to kee...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970331000466
Another Young Palestinian Dies of Wounds Sustained During Gaza Rallies
Rasa - A Gaza man identified as Mohammad Abu Daqqa, 22, died on Wednesday night of wounds sustained during the mid-May 14 protests at the Gaza border with Israel, according to his family.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/21/565615/Yemen-Saudi-Arabia-Hudaydah-airport-airstrike-Security-Council
US, UK, France complicit in Yemen’s humanitarian crisis: Analyst
Rasa - Saudi Arabia is committing war crimes in Yemen’s Hudaydah port city and the United States, Britain and France are complicit in the catastrophic humanitarian situation in the impoverished Arab n...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/21/565602/israel-palestine-gaza-airstrikes-netanyahu
Israel may up intensity of airstrikes on Gaza: Netanyahu
Rasa - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that the Tel Aviv regime may increase the "intensity" of its airstrikes on Gaza.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330001264
Right Time for US to Withdraw from UN Human Rights Council
Rasa - After voiding so many international agreements and treaties, it’s not really surprising that the United States is now withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC). The reason: “The body...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565591/yemen-ansarullah-saudi-arabia-houthi
Saudis committing war crimes in Yemen
Rasa - Saudi troops are committing war crimes such as "raping women" and destroying international aid supplies, says the leader of Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330000001
Those Who Play With Fire in Yemen Must Remember That Smoke Will Get in Their Eyes
Rasa - As the US-backed, Saudi-led fighting in Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah continues, the United Arab Emirates, another party to the conflict, is desperate to amend existing international laws to cr...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565523/Iran-Leader-Ayatollah-Khamenei-Parliament-Majli
‘Bloody Yemen raid betrays evil nature of world bullies’
Rasa - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has deplored the Saudi-led military offensive to seize Yemen’s lifeline port, saying the US-backed assault is yet another indicato...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://www.rasanews.ir/detail/News/568741/2044
Petition writers calling for negotiations with the US ‘traitors seeking to overthrow the government’
Rasa – Hujjat al-Islam Zare-Foumani said that negotiating directly with the United States is in line with the policies of the enemies and added, “The signing of a petition by a handful of people from ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330000665
Gaza 'on Brink of War'
Rasa - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the "most serious escalation" of violence in the Gaza Strip places the besieged enclave on the "brink of war", urging Israel and Hamas to recom...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565583/UN-US-Human-Rights-Council--
States support UN rights council after US pullout
Rasa - Diplomats from across the globe defended the United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday after the United States withdrew from a body it branded an anti-Israel "cesspool."
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330000857
US to Experience 2nd Vietnam War in Syria
Rasa - Iranian Supreme Leader's top aide for international affairs Ali Akbar Velayati blasted the US forces for occupying parts of Eastern Syria, warning that Eastern Euphrates will turn into a second...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565563/Bahraini-regime-urged-to-drop-charges-against-top-opposition-leader
Bahraini regime urged to drop charges against top opposition leader
Rasa - More than 30 independent rights groups have called on the Bahraini regime to drop all charges against prominent Shia and opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman as the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty do...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330000645
Iran Blasts West's Double-Standard Human Rights Approach
Rasa - Secretary of Iran's Human Rights Council Mohammad Javad Larijani lashed out at the West for its double-standard approach towards human rights issues in Iran and certain other regional and weste...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565558/Yemen-Saudi-Arabia-UAE
Saudi, UAE seeking psychological warfare in Yemen
Rasa - Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are trying to use a recent battle in Hudaydah as a psychological warfare offensive against Yemeni popular fighters, says a London-based Syrian politica...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330000540
Israelis Demolish Palestinian House near Jerusalem despite Court Order
Rasa - An Israeli military force used bulldozers to demolish on Wednesday a Palestinian-owned house in the village of Qalandia, North of the occupied Jerusalem, despite an Israeli court ruling barring...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565535/Saudi-Arabia-HRW-women
Saudi Arabia detains two more women's rights activists
Rasa - Human Rights Watch (HRW) says Saudi Arabia has recently arrested two more women’s rights advocates as part of an ongoing campaign to silence the dissidents.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970330000699
Israel Arrests 22 Palestinians in West Bank Raids
Rasa - Israeli forces detained 22 Palestinians in overnight raids carried out across the occupied West Bank, the Israeli military announced on Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/06/20/565512/Israel-Palestine-Gaza
Israeli warplanes attack over two dozen targets in Gaza Strip
Rasa - Israeli fighter jets have conducted fresh airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, hitting 25 targets across the blockaded Palestinian territory.