Daily Archive: Sunday, July 8, 2018

Most of the leaders of armed groups in Daraa join the Syrian army
Most of the leaders of armed groups in the southern province of Daraa joined government forces hours after the announcement of an agreement with them to withdraw from the province, the defense ministry said.

“As a result of the successful negotiations, most of the leaders of the armed groups in Deraa decided to abandon the armed resistance and move to the side of the Syrian government,” the ministry said …

Three American soldiers killed and wounded by an Afghan security man
The US military in Afghanistan has announced the killing and wounding of three American soldiers “an internal attack” by an element of the Afghan security forces in the south of the country.

“A US service member was killed and two soldiers were wounded during an internal attack in southern Afghanistan on 7 July,” a statement posted on the foreign forces’ website in Afghanistan said late on Saturday. …