• Who's Still Fighting in the Syrian War and Why: QuickTake

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal of the approximately 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria. The departure of the Americans would leave plenty of other combatants still on the battlefield as the civil war approaches its eighth year. Government forces backed by Russia and Iran are pummeling the few remaining rebel-held areas. Turkey has reinforced troops on its border to battle both Kurdish fighters and remaining jihadists, who are trying to defend the shrinking territory they hold. Here's
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  • Who's Still Fighting in the Syrian War and Why: QuickTake

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    The original battles in Syria's civil war are drawing to a bloody end, yet new fronts have opened as local, regional and even global powers try to stake out positions in anticipation of a post-war Syria.
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