RT America -- Septemer 14, 2015
Report from frontline: Female Kurd fighters and Syrian army fight ISIS
Hasakah city in Syria was taken back from ISIS after Assad forces teamed up with the Kurds. RT’s Lizzie Phelan reports from the front lines of Hasakah as Assad forces prepare for another battle.
Chris Hedges: US’ ongoing assault on Iraq coughed up groups like ISIS
Award-winning journalist Chris Hedges says that the roots of the growth of the violent Islamic State terror group, whose territory spans parts of Iraq and Syria, is rooted in America’s two violent wars in the region which destroyed infrastructure and “civil society.” He tells RT’s Manila Chan about his experience covering Iraq, and why America and its allies have not made progress since the beginning of the bombing campaign against ISIS.