arghakhanchi
मिति:
*हिन्दूहरुको दोस्रो महान चाड शुभ दिपावली तिहार २०७४ को पावन अवसरमा सम्पूर्ण विज्ञापनदाता, पाठकवर्ग, शुभेच्छुक, संवाददाता, स्तम्भकारलगायत सम्पूर्ण देश–विदेशमा रहेका नेपाली दाजुभाइ दिदीबहिनीमा हार्दिक मंगलमय शुभकामना । - मेहर सिंह के.सी “प्रमुख” तथा अर्घाखाँचीडट्कम परिवार *
भर्खरै
थप समाचार
बिज्ञापनहरु Advertisements
banner
मत सर्वेक्षण
शेरबहादुर देउवा नेतृत्वको सरकारले आगामी ७ माघभित्र प्रदेश र संघको चुनाव सम्पन्न गर्न सक्ला ?

सक्छ
सक्दैन
हुनुपर्छ
थाहा छैन्

भोट दिनुहोस् परिणाम हेर्नुहोस्
पुराना मत परिणामहरु
बिज्ञापनहरु
 
South Asia & International

US-backed Syria force advances against IS in Tabqa: monitortext size increase   text size decrease   Print    rss (२०७४ वैशाख १७, आइतवार)

A US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance is advancing against the Islamic State group in the key town of Tabqa near the jihadist bastion of Raqa in northern Syria, a monitor said Sunday.

The Syrian Democratic Forces now control over half the town of Tabqa, including most of its heart, the Old City, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

Observatory director Rami Abdel Rahman said fighting was continuing in the town on Sunday morning.The SDF published photos Sunday it said showed items retrieved from newly captured parts of the town, including at least a dozen guns, as well as missiles, ammunition, and an IS flag.

The SDF entered Tabqa on Monday as part of their offensive against Raqa, IS's de facto Syrian capital.Supported by US-led coalition air strikes and special forces advisers, the SDF surrounded Tabqa in early April. The town sits on a strategic supply route about 55 kilometres (35 miles) west of Raqa, and served as an important IS command base, housing the group's main prison. It is also adjacent to the Tabqa dam, another important strategic prize which remains under IS control.

The assault on Tabqa began in late March when SDF forces and their US-led coalition allies were airlifted behind IS lines.The city is home to an estimated 85,000 people, including IS fighters from other areas.

IS has put up fierce resistance, including using weaponised drones, a tactic the group perfected in neighbouring Iraq.The group is also fighting street-to-street and using suicide attackers and car bombs to slow the SDF's advance, according to the Observatory.

The assault on Raqa, dubbed "Wrath of the Euphrates," was launched in November and has seen SDF fighters capture large swathes of countryside around the city. More than 320,000 people have been killed in Syria since the country's war began with anti-government protests in March 2011.

अन्य समाचार, भिडियो तस्बिरको लागि तल क्लिक गर्नुस्:
  प्रतिक्रिया दिनुहोस्       साथीलाई पठाउनुहोस्
तपाईंको पूरा नाम :
तपाईंको ईमेल :
साथीको ईमेल :
सन्देश :
       
अन्य South Asia & International
Taliban attack US consulate in Afghanistan
Psychoanalysing Psychiatrists and Psychologists who Torture
US, allies 'within days' of military action against Syria
People happy over CIAA activities
Northeast Kathmandu without water for two weeks
Congress President stresses the need for party to go for elections unitedly
Prachanda says efforts on to bring into CA election continue
BJP leader Ravi Shankar meets President Yadav
Weeklong strike affects Butwal Industries
Sexual minorities stage rally in Capital to demand rights
Police arrest Manihar for kidnap and murder of school children
Female photojournalist gang-raped in Mumbai
Special police team begins probe into Krishhna Adhikari's murder
Prachanda warns of revolt if conflict period cases revived
The Hindu Festival Janai Purnima
Immigration officials caught on camera accepting bribe
NEA MD arrested in transformer purchase scam
Deepak Manange sent to jail after failing to post bail
Father rapes daughter in Baitadi
Jiban Sharma reelected chairman of Raktim