Today marks the six-year anniversary of the 31 October 2010 massacre of 58 Catholic Assyrians in Our Lady of Deliverance Syriac Catholic church in Baghdad. Today as well, and at exact time […]
On 11 AUG 16 NEC-SE posted in the Western Free Press, an article titled: “Is the Leadership of Al-Qa’ida in Al-Raqqa or is it Headed to Al-Raqqa?” In the article we stated: […]
Excerpt: “The Iraqi Army slowed the pace of its advance in order to minimize civilian casualties and clear scores of mines planted in villages it was retaking. “The Christian city of Qaraqosh […]
Turkish forces in Bashiqa are tactically surrounded given the battlefield array of the Iraqi forces moving to take Mosul.
On 30 JUN 15 NEC-SE asserted that, in order to hold northern Syria. Turkey may also have to conduct operations in northern Iraq. In the article we referenced our post from 29 […]
The resistance movement in Mosul has confirmed the killing of at least 25 ISIS fighters in the city’s east district. Resistance operations against ISIS in Mosul are expected to continue. The resistance […]
Over the next three to four days, the Iraqi Army will begin its clearing operations in the Assyria Nineveh Plain. ISIS’ main forces have been driven back into Mosul by heavy air […]
Steven Weingartner is Chief Editor for the Near East Center for Strategic Engagement. Recently he contributed to an article published on the Western Free Press entitled: Assyrian People Rise, Fall, and Rising […]