Category: Syria

Winter weather killed 15 displaced children in Syria: UN

Beirut: Freezing temperatures and the lack of medical care have killed at least 15 displaced Syrian children in recent weeks,…

Netanyahu tells Iran to get out of Syria ‘fast’

Tel Aviv: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday urged Iran to quickly remove its forces from neighbouring Syria or…

Erdogan, Trump consider creating security zone in Syria

Ankara: Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US counterpart Donald Trump mooted Monday the creation of a "security zone" in…

Israel carried out weekend’s airstrike in Syria, says Netanyahu

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday (local time) boldly admitted that the country's air force carried out an…

Syria conflict: Pompeo ‘optimistic’ on deal to protect Kurds

Abu Dhabi: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said he is optimistic an agreement can be reached with Turkey…

Syrian air defences shoot down Israeli missiles: state media

Damascus: Syrian air defences shot down Israeli missiles late Friday, the official SANA news agency reported, citing a military source.…

Israel fires missiles over Damascus: Syria

Damascus: Syria on Friday claimed that Israel has filed multiple missiles towards Damascus which triggered Syrian air defences that shot…

US begins withdrawing some military equipment from Syria

Washington/Damascus: The first US military ground equipment has been withdrawn from Syria, signaling the beginning of the drawdown ordered by…

US begins withdrawing some military equipment from Syria

Washington: The first US military ground equipment has been withdrawn from Syria, signaling the beginning of the drawdown ordered by…

Al Qaeda-linked terrorist group advances in Syria

Washington: An Al Qaeda-linked terrorist group Hay'at Tahir al-Sham (HTS) is advancing in the northern province of Idlib, taking control…

Storm wrecks Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon

Arsal: Heavy rains and snow wrecked several informal settlements housing Syrian refugees in Lebanon and left thousands in need of…

US pullout from Syria must be planned carefully: Erdogan

Ankara: The US withdrawal from Syria must be planned carefully and performed in cooperation with the right partners to protect…

US will leave Syria only after ensuring safety of Kurdish fighters

Jerusalem : United States troops will be pulled out of Syria only after defeating the Islamic States (ISIS) and ensuring…

Netanyahu to talk post-US Syria with Trump advisor

JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that he would discuss Iranian ambitions in neighbouring Syria when he meets Sunday…

US warns Syria against usage of chemical weapons

Tel Aviv: The United States has strongly warned Syria's Bashar al-Assad regime against the use of chemical weapons in the…

Netanyahu, Putin agree to continue coordination on Syria

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Friday to continue coordination on Syrian issues…

US seeks to ensure “Turks don’t slaughter the Kurds” in Syria

Washington: The US has asserted that it will ensure that the "Turks don't slaughter the Kurds" in Syria amid the…

US troops to exit Syria ‘over a period of time’: Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump said that the US troops would be withdrawing from Syria "over a period of time,"…

Trump agrees on 4-month time for US troops withdrawal from Syria

Washington: United States President Donald Trump has agreed upon providing four months to the US Army to withdraw its troops…

Germany urges Turkey to act with restraint in Syria

Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has asked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to act with restraint and responsibility as the…