Category: Syria

Syrian air defences hit Israeli warplane, intercept missiles

Damascus: The Syrian air defences have hit an Israeli warplane during an airstrike by Israel on Syria's T-4 Air base,…

Syrian girl who used tin cans as legs receives first pair of prosthetics

Earlier this month, Maya Merhi, 8, who was born with no legs due to a congenital condition, was moving around…

Syria rebels return to talks with Russia after strikes pummel south

Daraa: Rebels in Syria's battered south said Thursday they are returning to talks with government ally Russia after the most…

Israel recovers hanged spy Eli Cohen’s watch from Syria

Tel Aviv: A watch belonging to one of Israel’s most famed spies who was caught and hanged in Syria has…

Jordan refuses to open doors to Syrian refugees

Amman: Jordan today refused to open doors to Syrian refugees rejecting UN demands to welcome the refugees fleeing the war…

Syria: Hundreds of missiles, barrel bombs unleashed at Daraa

Daraa: The Syrian government and its Russian ally pounded rebel-held areas of the southern province of Daraa on Thursday with…

Syria rebels mull tough Russian terms for southern handover

Beirut: Rebels in Syria's south on Wednesday discussed a Russian proposal to hand over their remaining territory in exchange for…

Triumph For A Dictator, Here’s How Assad Is Winning Syria.

Al-Assad continues to tighten his grip over Syria as more opposition-held cities fall to the government and its allies. After…

Islamic State says leader’s son died in Syria

Beirut: Hudhayfah al-Badri, son of Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed during an attack by the jihadists…

UN Security Council to hold emergency Syria talks

United Nations: The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Thursday to discuss the Syrian army's Russia-backed offensive against…

Rebels, Russia pursue talks over battered south Syria: monitor

Daraa: Syrian rebels and local officials pursued talks with regime ally Russia on Sunday over the fate of a key…

Syrians fleeing war will not be allowed in Israel: Netanyahu

Jerusalem: Civilians fleeing Syria's war will not be allowed to enter Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday adding however…

UN chief again calls for end to military ops in south Syria

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres issued a new call Friday for "an immediate cessation" to military operations in southwest…

Syrian girl, 8, born with no legs, finds hope in Turkey

Istanbul: Earlier this month, Maya Merhi, 8, who was born with no legs due to a congenital condition, was moving…

Turkey condemns Syria regime’s ‘inhuman’ assault on Daraa

Ankara: Turkey on Friday condemned regime attacks on rebel-held towns in southern Syria as "inhuman", calling on Damascus' allies to…

Putin, Trump to discuss ‘complex’ issues, including Syria

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump are set to discuss a number of "very complex"…

Bloodiest day yet in south Syria offensive

Beirut: A barrage of Russian strikes on rebel-held towns in southern Syria killed at least 25 civilians on Thursday, the…

Syria army begins assault on Daraa city: state media

Damascus: Syria's army is launching its assault on rebel districts of the flashpoint southern city of Daraa, state media said…

Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport: Syrian state media

Damascus: Syrian state media said early Tuesday that two Israeli missiles struck near Damascus International Airport, without adding any details.…

Israel fires at drone from Syria, forces retreat

Jerusalem: The Israeli air force on Sunday fired a missile at a drone approaching its northern border from Syria, causing…