Category: Syria

Syria’s Assad says next priority is retaking Idlib: Russian media

Moscow: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told Russian media on Thursday his regime's next priority would be retaking Idlib province, currently…

Over 200 dead in IS attacks on southern Syria

ALEPPO: A string of suicide blasts and raids claimed by the Islamic State group killed more than 220 people in…

Israel says conducted air raid in Syria after rocket fire

Jerusalem: Israeli aircraft carried out a raid in Syria Wednesday after two rockets were fired from across the border into…

Erdogan says to discuss Syria flashpoints with Putin

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday he would discuss Syria conflict flashpoints, in particular the situation in…

Syria: Deadliest attacks since 2011

Beirut: A series of Islamic State group attacks in Syria on Wednesday killed more than 150 people, in one of…

Dozens dead in suicide bombings in Syria

DAMASCUS: As many as 38 people were killed and 37 wounded in a series of bombings and attacks in Syria's…

Israel says shoots down Syrian warplane

Jerusalem: Israel shot down a Syrian fighter jet with surface-to-air missiles Tuesday after the plane infiltrated airspace it controls, the…

Syrian refugee return must be voluntary, UN tells US, Moscow

United Nations: Any return of Syrian refugees from countries across the region must be conducted on a strictly voluntary basis,…

Syria slams ‘criminal’ evacuation of White Helmets by Israel

Damascus: The foreign ministry in Damascus condemned on Monday the evacuation of hundreds of trapped White Helmets rescue workers and…

Israel strikes Syrian position in central region

Damascus: Israel has struck a Syrian position in Mesyaf area in the country's central region, the media reported. SANA news…

Israel evacuates hundreds of White Helmets to Jordan in face of Syria advance

Amman: Israel evacuated hundreds of White Helmets rescuers and their family members threatened by advancing Syrian regime forces to Jordan…

In Damascus, war amputees walk again on Syrian-made prosthetics

Damascus: Propped up by a mobility frame in a rehabilitation centre in Syria's capital, Abdulghani carefully inches forward on two…

Jordan says to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany

Amman: Jordan said on Sunday that it has taken in 800 Syrian White Helmets rescuers and their families from Israel…

France, Russia to jointly deliver humanitarian aid to Syria

Paris: France and Russia will jointly deliver humanitarian aid to the former Syrian rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta, the French…

Syria rebels agree to surrender zone bordering Golan

Beirut: Syrian rebels have agreed to surrender a sensitive area bordering the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, a monitor and opposition source…

Evacuations begin from besieged pro-regime Syria towns

Suwaghiya:┬áBuses began evacuating fighters and civilians from two besieged pro-regime towns in Syria early on Thursday morning under a deal…

Street by street, gutted Syrian town begins modest reconstruction

Harasta: Khaled's delicate hands were accustomed to cutting and styling hair in his Syrian hometown Harasta. Now, they're hauling concrete…

Syria rebels surrender heavy arms in Daraa city: state media

Damascus: Syrian rebels in the southern city of Daraa were surrendering their heavy weapons to government forces on Saturday, state…

Air strikes kill 15 civilians in southern Syria: monitor

Beirut: Air strikes on Tuesday killed more than a dozen civilians in parts of Syria's south near the Israeli-occupied Golan…

Syria rebels evacuate ‘cradle’ of uprising as Israel strikes north

Daraa: Hundreds of Syrian rebels and their relatives left the southern city of Daraa on Sunday under a deal to…