Category: Syria

11 soldiers killed in Syria’s Hama air base explosions

Damascus: At least 11 soldiers and pro-government fighters were killed on Friday in five explosions…

Putin meets Assad, calls for ‘political process’ on Syria

Sochi: Russian President Vladimir Putin held a rare meeting with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad on…

Iran’s Syria intervention gets cinematic treatment

Tehran: While Iran's presence in Syria raises global fears of an all-out conflict with Israel,…

Syria regime advances in IS-held pocket of Damascus

Beirut: Syrian regime forces on Tuesday retook a neighbourhood south of Damascus from the Islamic…

US embassy in Jerusalem: Gaza braces for violent protests after 58 killed Palestinians

JERUSALEM: Fresh protests are expected at the Gaza border on Tuesday, a day after Israeli…

Israel defends Gaza action as 55 die

Jerusalem: After a deadliest day of violence killed 55 and wounded 2,700 Palestinians, Israeli Prime…

Death toll in northwest Syria blast climbs to 28: monitor

Beirut: At least 28 people, including civilians and jihadist fighters, were killed in a car…

Syria rebels exit towns near Damascus, leaving only IS

Beirut: Hundreds of Syrian rebels left an area south of Damascus on Thursday, a monitor…

Calls for restraint after Israeli raids on ‘Iranians’ in Syria

Jerusalem: Israel carried out widespread deadly raids against what it said were Iranian targets in…

Israel says hit ‘nearly all of Iran’s military infrastructure in Syria’: DM Lieberman

JERUSALEM: Israeli raids overnight hit "nearly all the Iranian infrastructure in Syria", Defence Minister Avigdor…

Israeli missiles shot down in Syria

Damascus: Syrian Arab Army air defenses shot down score of Israeli missiles targeted at the…

Suspected Israeli strike on Syria kills atleast 8 Iranians

Damascus: At least eight Iranians were among 15 foreign pro-regime fighters killed in a suspected…

Netanyahu leaves for Russia to discuss Syria

Jerusalem: Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu departed on Wednesday for Moscow for talks with Russian…

Over 4000 terrorists neutralised in Syria

Istanbul: Turkey has neutralised at least 4,376 terrorists belonging to the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PYD/PKK)…

Turkey will remain in Syria’s Afrin for security purpose

Istanbul: Turkish forces will remain in Syria's Afrin region that was recently liberated from the…

Russian fighter jet crashes off Syria, both pilots killed: agencies

Moscow: A Russian fighter jet crashed after taking off from an airbase in Syria on…

Car bomb kills 2 outside aid centre in northwest Syria: relief group

Beirut: A car bomb exploded outside a relief centre in northwest Syria on Thursday, killing…

Britain admits killing Syrian civilian in IS air strike

London: A British air strike on Islamic State jihadists in Syria unintentionally killed a civilian,…

US-backed alliance launches ‘final’ battle against IS in east Syria

Al-Tanak: A US-backed Kurdish-led alliance announced Tuesday it is launching the final stage of its…

Missile strikes on Syria kill 26, mostly Iranian, forces

Beirut: Missile strikes on central Syria killed 26 pro-regime fighters, most of them Iranians, a…