It also reported that some rebels and officials say that material support in the form of money and weapons to the Islamist groups was being given by Saudis with Turkey facilitating its passage. Retrieved 16 June David Phillips, an academic at Columbia University and author of two recent research papers into links between Turkey and ISIS, says that the country "knows the movements of all persons and can control the flow across the border if it chooses".
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Iraqi forces continue to encounter stiff resistance with improvised explosive devices, car bombs, heavy mortar fire and snipers hampering their advance. Previously troops have struggled to pin down ISIS troops, who have a habit of fleeing in tunnels and sewer pipes.
Iraq will announce imminently a final victory in the nearly nine-month offensive to retake Mosul from jihadists, a US general said Saturday, as celebrations broke out among police forces in the city. Motor racing. An Iraqi man wearing the green scarf of the Shi'ite faith kisses an Iraqi Army soldier on safely reaching the Iraqi forces position as Iraqi civilians flee the Old City of west Mosul where heavy SAS soldiers kill gay dating ksa jihadis in revenge attack continues on 23 June Youth Service Cuts Mirror investigation reveals how Tory cuts have fuelled violence as one survivor reveals the cost.
The border needs to be sealed," "This is an international threat, and it's coming out of Syria and it's coming through Turkish territory. Al-Ahram Weekly. Institute for the Study of War Report. Register NOW!