World watch – Wednesday

Tuesday GMT


For posting on events, news, opinions and anything of interest from around the world.


  1. Gezza

     /  October 18, 2017

    The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab forces backed by the United States, have announced the capture of Raqqa after a four-month operation to drive out ISIL.

    SDF spokesmen announced the takeover of the strategic Syrian city on Tuesday after a final battle at a sports stadium where Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fighters made their final stand.

  2. Alan Wilkinson

     /  October 18, 2017

    Britain and European counter-terrorism at full stretch for returning ISIS jihadists: