Tag Archives: Rebels

Syrian rebels fail to release UN troops

The Philippine government says Syrian rebels have failed to release 21 Filipino UN peacekeepers and stuck to their demands for repositioning of Syrian government forces before any handover. A spokesman for the

US considers sending aid to Syrian rebels

The White House is considering a shift in policy towards the nearly two-year-long conflict in Syria, and may send body armour and armoured vehicles to rebels, and possibly provide military training as well, the Washington Post has

CAR rebels warned against capital takeover

The commander of the regional African force FOMAC has warned rebels in the Central African Republic against any attempt to take Damara, the last strategic town between them and the country’s capital