Category: Syria

Syria army vows to retake control of Kurdish areas

Damascus: Syrian government forces will reclaim control of northeastern areas controlled by the US-backed Kurds, whether by force or through…

Israel plans to reoccupy besieged Gaza Strip

Israel: The Israel army plans to reoccupy the besieged Gaza Strip in future reports said today. According to reports published…

Syria death toll tops 370,000 in 8 years of war: monitor

Beirut: Eight years of war in Syria have left more than 370,000 people dead including 112,000 civilians, a monitor said…

Gabbard declines to call Syria’s Assad a war criminal

Washington: Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu US Congresswoman, and Democratic 2020 presidential candidate said that she believed her past comments…

US-backed forces attack last IS stronghold in Syria

Damascus: Heavy fighting took place as US-backed forces attacked the last Islamic State (IS) stronghold in Syria amid a final…

Syria’s ancient Aleppo souk poised to regain its bustle

ALEPPO: On the domed roof of a historical market in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, architect Bassel al-Daher moves…

France jails jihadi veteran for 16 years over Syria role

Paris: A Paris court on Thursday jailed a Franco-Algerian veteran of jihadist conflicts to 16 years in prison over trips…

US-backed forces holding 2,000 ISIS fighters in Syria

Damascus: US-backed forces in Syria are holding more than 2,000 suspected Islamic State (IS) fighters, US defence officials have said.…

Trump agrees to keep US forces in Syria

Washington: President Donald Trump on Tuesday told the Senators that he 100 per cent agrees with the decision to keep…

Syria force wary of human shields in push into IS bastion

Syria: Kurdish-led forces supported by coalition air strikes readied for more evacuations of civilians held as human shields Monday after…

Fireballs and black smoke billow from final IS holdout in Syria

Syria: The rattle of guns, bomb blasts and black smoke -- a deluge of fire is being unleashed on the…

US accused of firing white phosphorus munitions in Syria

Damascus: Syria on Saturday accused the US-led coalition of firing white phosphorus munitions on an Islamic State (IS) held area…

Syria to announce ‘complete victory’ over ISIL, says SDF chief

Damascus: Syria will announce "a complete victory" over the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terror group in…

Moscow, Damascus demand US forces to leave Syria

Damscus: A Syrian-Russian joint coordination committee has demanded the US forces to withdraw from Syria, according to Syrian state news…

Syria force evacuates families before final assault on IS

Near Baghouz: US-backed forces in eastern Syria scrambled Wednesday to extract more families from the last dreg of the "caliphate"…

Syria force screens and treats ‘caliphate’ survivors

Near Baghouz: US-backed forces in eastern Syria on Tuesday screened and treated truckloads of suspected jihadists and relatives who left…

Syria force carries out major evacuation from last IS holdout

Syria: US-backed forces evacuated over 40 truckloads of people from the Islamic State group's last Syria redoubt on Monday, as…

Syria force expects mass evacuations from last IS holdout

Syria: US-backed Syrian forces prepared Monday for another round of evacuations from the Islamic State group's last shard of territory…

Russia to deploy military police on Syria-Turkey’ border

Moscow [Russia]: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Sunday said that the government is considering deploying military police in the…

Thousands evacuate last IS bastion in Syria

Damascus: Thousands of people evacuated the Islamic State (IS) terror group's last bastion in Syria in vehicles escorted by the…