Tag: Syrian

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.…

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…

Syria’s air defences intercept Israeli missiles over Damascus

Damascus: The Syrian air defences were triggered on Tuesday evening to a heavy Israeli missile attack that targeted areas in…

Turkey grants citizenship to 72K Syrian refugees

Ankara: The Turkish government has granted citizenship to a total of 72,000 Syrian refugees, Hurriyet daily reported on Monday. Turkey…

US-led coalition attacks Syrian military sites, causing damages

Damascus: The US-led coalition fires several missiles on military sites in central Syria on Sunday evening, causing damages only, state-run…

Unesco culture chief condemns killing of Syrian reporters

Paris: Unesco Director-General Audrey Azoulay has deplored the killing of journalists Raed Fares and Hamoud Jneed in Syria's rebel-held northern…

Illegal militants groups prevail in Idlib: Syrian Foreign Minister

Beirut: Syria's Foreign Minister Walid Muallem on Monday stated that despite the Russian-Turkish agreements to enforce a demilitarised zone (DMZ)…

Turkey captures bombing suspect in Syrian regime heartland

Turkey: The Turkish secret service staged an operation deep in the heartland of the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad…

Any new Syrian chemical strike will get ‘much stronger response’: US

Washington: The United States of America on Monday warned Syria of dire consequences if it uses chemical weapons again. White…

Jordan says can’t host more Syrian refugees

Amman: Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said Monday his country has exceeded its capacity to host refugees from Syria and…

Syrian carpenters dust off workshops after years of siege

Saqba: In a town outside the Syrian capital, Abu Suleiman dusts off his work table and pulls cobwebs from a…

Syrian President to meet Kim in N Korea

Pyongyang: Syrian President Bashar-al Assad is set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang, the North's state media…

Trump freezes $200 mn in Syrian recovery funds, suggesting exit

Washington: United States President Donald Trump has ordered the State Department to freeze 200 million dollars in recovery funds for…

Qunoot-e-Naazilah offered in Hyderabad for the protection of Syrian civilians

unoot-e-Naazilah (Special Du'aa) offered at Jama Masjid Darushifa in Fajr prayer led by Qari Abdul Bari on Wednesday for the…

Turkey summons US envoy over Syrian issue

Ankara: The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Wednesday summoned Philip Kosnett, the US embassy charge d'affaires, over the current situation in…

1500 families return to war-torn Syrian city

Damascus [Syria]: More than 1,500 families out of those forced to leave their homes due to the violence in war-torn…

16-year-old Syrian wins Children’s Peace Prize 2017

The Hague: Sixteen-year-old Mohamad Al Jounde from Syria was awarded the International Children's Peace Prize here on Monday for his…

Russia, Iran, Turkey agree to hold Syrian ‘congress’

Washington D.C. : Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that his Iranian and Turkish counterparts have agreed to hold a…

3,000 civilians flee Syria’s Raqa under deal: Militia spokesman

Beirut: More than 3,000 civilians have fled the Islamic State group's former Syrian stronghold Raqa, leaving behind only relatives of…

Syrian army breaks through ISIS lines at southern entrance to Deir Ez-Zor

Deir Ez-Zor [Syria]: The Syrian Armed Forces have managed to break through the positions of the ISIS at the main…