War in Syria
The cease-fire in Syria was extended for another 72 hours
The general command of the Syrian army announced Saturday an extension of a recently declared cease-fire for additional 72 hours. The new extension started 1:00 am on July 9 till midnight on July …
Cavusoglu denied the possibility for Russia to use the Incirlik air base
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Turkey is ready to cooperate with Russia in the fight against the Islamic State terrorist grouping but the issue of the possibility for Russia to …
Russia delivered four tons of humanitarian cargo to low-income families in Syria
The Russian Defense Ministry reported that humanitarian aid had been delivered to low-income families in the Syrian provinces of Homs and Aleppo.
According to a daily bulletin of the Russian Centre …
Western officials criticize Damascus in public but secretly deal in private not to upset US – Assad
Western politicians have been forced into the awkward position of being obliged to negotiate with Damascus over security under the table in fear of raising Washington’ ire, Syria’s …
Russian Foreign Ministry sheds light on the situation in Syria
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia informed on the latest developments in Syria. According to the Russian Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Maria Zakharova, Russia has appealed to all parties …
A delegation of Syria’s opposition Kurdish National Council received in Russia
A delegation of Syria’s opposition Kurdish National Council was received at the Russian Foreign Ministry,TASS reported.
Russian president’s special envoy for the Middle East and African …
Turkey Supports Terorrism, Has Been 'Backstabbing Us for Years' - Syrian FM
Ankara has been supporting terrorism and "backstabbing" Damascus for five years, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said commenting on the downing of the Russian Su-24 bomber over Syria by the …
Second round of the Geneva II is completed
The second round of talks between the delegations of the Syrian opposition and the government has been officially completed. It is expected that in the near future the UN special envoy on Syria, …
A duel to the death between the Sunni and Shiite crescents
Thanks to Russia' active foreign policy steps a threat of direct military intervention by the U.S. and its allies in Syria's internal affairs was prevented, but this in no way means the release of pressure on the regime of Bashar al-Assad by external forces. The Western countries discriminatory financial and economic sanctions against Damascus continue, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Turkey do not give up support from the Syrian armed opposition and the so-called volunteer Islamists...
Syria as a field of conflict between Qatar and Saudi Arabia
The Persian Gulf states - Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, the UAE and Oman are often combined under this name. Sometimes, these states are also called "Arabian" or "oil monarchies." They themselves prefer the term "Gulf States", and for them (as for all the Arabs) that Gulf is Arab, not Persian...