War in Syria
Syria warns US-Turkey safe zone deal is a plot for “expansionist ambitions”
After three days of intense negotiations in Ankara, US and Turkish officials reached an agreement on Wednesday to create a joint operations center and set up a safe zone east of the Euphrates in north …
What about Idlib?
Idlib is bleeding. Radical Islamists, who lost the war in Syria, are trying to retain power in the country's north-western province at the cost of civilian lives. In fact, this is the final obstacle …
Terrorist bomb attack kills seven civilians in northeastern Syria
A bomb explosion has killed seven civilians, including three kids, on the outskirts of Syria’s northeastern city of Qamishli on Wednesday, the Al Mayadeen TV channel reported.
According to the …
Erdogan announces military operation east of Euphrates river to push back Kurds, US urges him to reconsider
In what would be Turkey’s third cross-border military operation in Syria since the war began, in as many years, Erdogan announced on Sunday that he would be launching a military operation east of …
Militants attack Syria’s Hmeymim air base
Armed formations have shelled the area of the Hmeymim airbase in the Syrian province of Latakia, where Russian Aerospace Forces are based, the SANA agency informed citing Syrian military …
Syria forming new constitution draft committee
UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen said, "I'm very pleased that now we seem to be closer to establishing the constitutional committee," Syria's post-war government and new constitution are seen …
Idlib ceasefire depends on moderate opposition
A ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib will depend on the moderate Syrian opposition, Russian Special Presidential Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev said at a briefing on Friday.
"We remain committed …
Idlib ceasefire agreement doesn’t apply to terrorists
A ceasefire agreement concerning Syria’s Idlib does not apply to terrorists, the Iranian Foreign Minister's Senior Aide for Political Affairs Ali Asghar Khaji told reporters on Friday, citing …
Syrian opposition fails to represent Syrians
The Syrian population residing in Syria is suffering from having barely survived eight years of war. They didn’t leave for camps in Turkey, Jordan or Lebanon, or they are those who have returned …
Russia, Iran, Turkey to hold trilateral summit on Syria, date undetermined as yet
The three guarantors of the Astana process on Syria — Russia, Iran and Turkey — plan to hold a trilateral summit on Syrian regulation, a source close to the negotiations' organizers told …