BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:13 P.M.) – On the night of Wednesday to Thursday, the US-led coalition attacked Syrian troops in the province of Deir Ezzor with airstrikes in response to what it claims was a threatening assault by pro-government forces aimed at taking territory from Kurdish and Arab partner militias.

Initially it was reported by Reuters – claiming to cite a US military official – that the retaliation strikes killed over one hundred ‘pro-regime’ troops of a total force of 500 ranks backed by artillery and tanks.

Al-Masdar News – having contacted sources in the Syrian Army – can now confirm that some 25 pro-government troops belonging to the National Defence Forces (Syrian national paramilitary) were killed as a result of the airstrikes conducted by US-led coalition warplanes.

The US-led coalition insists that the retaliatory airstrikes were purely ‘defensive’ in nature and that it was only living up to its obligation to protect partner militias and foreign advisors involved in the so-called ‘defeat-Daesh (ISIS)’ campaign.

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Floriangeyer
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US terror gangs are losing in Idlib, fighting against each other in Afrin and the US decides to create a murderous diversion to relieve the pressure.

Its the same old US playbook.

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So sad that the U.S. state depts. and pentagon and intelligence and security agencies have the morals of less than those of a rabid skunk. The U.S. gov. makes the mafia look like the Girl Scouts. So disgraceful. Only recourse is to cry out to God to cause it to get out. The UN is but a glorified puppet of the U.S. and the West, it will not help or defend Syria (but only send it people who make totally false reports about alleged usage of chemical weapons.

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l**o! No need for any alleged supernatural entities to reduce US power!
Just f*****g boycott US goods, US weapons and start de-dollarisation using €uro or Yuan to pay for import/export… Pffff….

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US military is now ranked right up there with US politicians. Liars all. Terrorists all. If they told me the sun came up in the east, I’d double check. Nutty would be proud.

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Militaries have ALWAYS been professional liars : deception is strategy since Sun Tzu!

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ooh look what has become of the moderates now, creatures of a demeanor belonging to the soulless zombies. that is what is called sell-outs.

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Praying hard that GOD will severely punish the U.S. for the taking of these 25 innocent SDF soldiers and that HE will act powerfully- even causing every possible thing to go wrong that could go wrong with the U.S. soldiers, contractors, their tanks, planes,s all equipment, to cause it to get out of Syria. Syria is small and much weaker than the U.S., but the Bible says that to God, the nations are like drops in a bucket of water. God can easily, and I pray He quickly will, powerfully act against the U.S. in Syria, no holds barred –… Read more »

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they were not sdf,,sdf are the rat kurds who the US is supporting and the reason why they attacked these pro syrian tribesmen

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“God is dead”
– F.Nietzsche
“The best way to become a billionaire in dollars? Create a religion!”
– L.Ron Hubbard

The Bible as all religious books are a load of BULLSHITS in order to steal the money and/or have power on the idiots that are afraid of dying.
Religions are SCAMS.
BTW, Jesus travelled India (there are recorded traces of him there!) and took ideas from Hinduism and Buddhism to create his own sect!
Hey, Krishna allegedly was born from a virgin woman, Siddharta allegedly walked on water, l**o…
All religious people are either crooks, morons or schizos, period!

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No attacks on the Turks and their allied militias, since they are attacking the SDF, the “partner militia” of the US as they stated?