Articles Tagged 'Syria'
Syrian jihadists signal acceptance of Idlib deal
BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syria’s main jihadist group signaled on Sunday it would abide by the terms of a Russian-Turkish deal to prevent a Syrian government…
Syria war: More than 200 dead in suicide attacks
Several suicide bombings struck in and around the government-held city of Suweida – the main city in the province – on Wednesday.
The Islamic State…
Israel’s takedown of Iranian targets in Syria proves military, compared to Tehran’s, packs a powerful punch
Israel’s unprecedented Thursday counter-strike on Iranian infrastructure in Syria, following the Islamic Republic’s own brazen rocket attack on Israeli military positions, brought the war-making capabilities…
North Korea Reportedly Sending Missile, Chemical Weapons Parts To Syria
North Korea has reportedly sent ballistic missile and chemical weapons components to Syria in violation of United Nations sanctions, according to a draft of a…
Syria war: UN Security Council approves 30-day ceasefire
The UN Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow aid deliveries and medical evacuations.
However, some of…
Israel warns over Iran’s presence in Syria after air strikes
Jerusalem (AFP) – Israel issued stark warnings on Sunday over Iran’s presence in neighbouring Syria after a confrontation threatened to open a new and unpredictable…
Russia steps up air raids on Syria’s Idlib province after jet shot down
AMMAN (Reuters) – Russian jets intensified their raids on rebel-held towns and cities in Syria’s northern Idlib province on Sunday night, a day after rebels…
Syria war: Germany suspends upgrade to Turkey tanks
The German government has put plans on hold to upgrade German-made tanks used by Turkey amid a public outcry over a Turkish offensive in northern…
At U.N., Russia proposes new inquiry into chemical attacks in Syria
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Russia proposed on Tuesday that the U.N. Security Council create a new inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons…
Syria: Turkish ground troops enter Afrin enclave
The Kurdish group targeted, known as the YPG, is active in the Afrin region, across from Turkey’s southern border.
It says it has repelled Turkish…