However, the Russian reconciliation center in Syria, as well as the Russian Defense Ministry have accused the United States of establishing a training camp near the al-Rukban refugee camp to create a new so-called "moderate opposition" out of various militia groups and blocking humanitarian aid to the refugees in the camp, banning an approach "closer than 55 kilometers [34 miles] to the compound".
In an interview with the Komsomolskaya Pravda daily, Gerasimov said that next year's developments in Syria will include "the completion of eliminating militants from Jabhat al-Nusra and its affiliates".
At the moment, there are about 750 militants in Al-Shaddadah and 350 in Al-Tanf on the Syrian-Jordanian border, according to Gerasimov, who said the Russian military has been watching the training at the Al-Tanf base for some time. "But after they are worked with, they change their spots and take on another name".
"Instead of the New Syrian Army, mobile ISIS groups, like a jack in the box, carry out sabotage and terrorist attacks against Syrian troops and civilians from there", he said, noting that while the pretext for the base's creation was "the need to conduct operations against ISIS" no information has been available to this respect during the first six months of its existence. "Their task is to destabilize the situation".
The comments by British Army Major General Felix Gedney indicate that the coalition will rely on the Syrian government to go after ISIS militants in areas controlled by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
PM Modi launches Delhi Metro's Magenta Line
Those who entertain such superstitions have no right to be the chief minister, Modi said here. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister conveyed greetings on the occasion of Christmas.
Gedney, as well as US military leadership, have long expressed doubt in the regime's desire and ability to fight ISIS.
Reutersreported Wednesday that us officials have said the Tanf facility is a temporary base being used to train partner forces to fight against, not with, the Islamic State, also known as ISIS.
Russian Federation and the United States have set up a communications channel to reduce the chance of fighting between the two rival campaigns against ISIS.
It has been reported that one PVR in Juhu mistakenly played Fukrey Returns to audience who went to watch Tiger Zinda Hai . Now, to break another coveted record, Tiger Zinda Hai will have to hit the Rs 200 crore mark by its first week.
Republican lawmakers and administration officials contend that the massive tax cuts will spur economic growth for years to come. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office the law ushered in the "biggest tax cuts and reform in our country".
A large area of high pressure from the north will sink southward over the next few days, keeping the chilly weather around. If you are towards southeastern Kentucky, most of your day has been under mostly cloudy skies with cold temperatures.
Another passenger, Terri Given, described told the news station is was "like you were going four-wheeling". Passengers said the plane hit the ice and, suddenly, it felt like they were doing donuts on the tarmac.
And as always, go Steelers! Bell also ran for 69 yards on 14 carries and scored on a 10-yard run in the third quarter. Yates: Through 25 minutes of play, he's completed as many passes to Texans receivers (one) as Steelers cornerbacks .
Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and the governor of the state N.N Vohra greeted the Christian community on the auspicious day. Due to cyclone Ockhi that affected several people in the state, the Latin Catholic churches avoided celebrations.
Vodafone's latest plan comes shortly after Reliance Jio announced new Happy New Year 2018 plans for its Prime subscribers. But Vodafone falls short of Reliance Jio though as the new entrant is offering 1.2GB data per day for the same price.
Winners could become $337 million richer if they hit Wednesday's jackpot, with an option to take home over $210 million in cash. Overall odds of winning are one in 305.5 million for Mega Millions , one in 292.2 million for Powerball .
After our own investigation, we have determined and confirmed that Delaware State has not met the 90% threshold set by the NCAA. Thus, Florida State's win over Delaware State shouldn't count and would leave the Seminoles at 5-6.
Facebook announced the tool last month . 'Our community continues to grow and our business is doing well, ' Zuckerberg said. Most of these propaganda related posts , according to TNW , were centered on gun control, LGBTQ issues, race and religion.
Flu Bug Widespread Early in Arizona
Myth: Flu shots aren't always effective. . "There are currently flu cases on the island, so protect yourself and your family now". Employees miss an average of five workdays per year due to the flu, at a cost of about $200 per person for each lost day.
Used Christmas trees can be recycled
These candles were soon used to decorate the tree, which later evolved into putting up Christmas lights and ornaments. Rather than dumping them in a landfill, officials are pressing for more recycling of the trees.
UCLA QB Josh Rosen Doesn't Want Browns To Draft Him
With Sunday's 20-3 loss to Chicago at Soldier Field, the Browns (0-15) clinched the top pick in next year's draft. As for his National Football League draft status, Rosen, a junior, said he has yet to make a decision.
McLeod's Forecast: Lake Effect Snow Warning Until Wednesday
We should thank a low-pressure system from the Plains states for our White Christmas, according to the National Weather Service . The Oswego-Jefferson County border and Southern Lewis County are the places where the persistent bands are expected to hit.
Box of manure addressed to Treasury secretary
He told the newspaper that he hopes his stunt inspires more people to be aggressive with their activism. Mnuchin is protected by the Secret Service, who have now taken over this investigation from the LAPD.