War in Syria
Turkey requests Russian aid after its troops come under shelling in Idlib
Ankara requested Moscow’s assistance to ensure security of its military after terrorists shelled a Turkish military observation point in Syria’s Idlib, the Russian Defense Ministry said on …
Violence in Syria’s Idlib subsides as Russia-brokered ceasefire takes effect
Tensions in the Idlib de-escalation zone have subsided in the past 24 hours as a result of a ceasefire agreement reached on Russia’s initiative, the head of the Russian Center for reconciliation …
About 1.8 million Syrian refugees return to their homes
About 1.8 million Syrian refugees have returned to their homes from foreign countries and from other Syrian regions, as follows from a joint statement by the Russian and Syrian coordinating …
Lavrov urges to separate terrorists and opposition in Syria’s Idlib soonest possible
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has urged to waste no time to separate Syria’s opposition from terrorist groups in the Idlib de-escalation zone.
"In line with the Sochi memorandum, as …
Russia, Syria to provide firm response to terrorist provocations in Idlib
The Russian and Syrian military will provide a crushing response to militants’ attacks in Idlib, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the media on Monday.
He pointed to the large amount …
Will Russia and Turkey be able to reach accord on Idlib?
Turkey's military and political leadership has drastically activated contacts with Moscow in order to stop the Syrian army's operation in the "Idlib de-escalation zone." Telephone conversations …
US Forces destroy Syrian oil while enforcing sanctions
The U.S. military attacked three Syrian oil tankers, destroying all and killing four of their drivers. The tankers were carrying Syrian oil, pumped from Syrian oil wells, and driving on Syrian …
Russia does not support UN draft resolution on situation in Syria's north-east
Russia did not support the UN Security Council draft resolution on the situation in Syria's north-east put forward by Kuwait, Germany and Belgium, the Russian Permanent Mission to the UN said in a …
Kremlin says terrorists’ positions in Idlib must be neutralized
Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has explained that the necessary measures were being taken for neutralizing terrorists that were carrying out bombardments from Idlib.
"It goes without …
Trump calls on Russia, Iran to stop bombing Syrian province of Idlib
US President Donald Trump called on Russia, the Syrian authorities, and Iran to stop bombing the territory of the Syrian province of Idlib, he wrote on Twitter.
"Hearing word that Russia, Syria and, …