War in Syria
Russian, Turkish military conduct joint patrol mission in Syria’s al-Hasakah
Russian and Turkish servicemen conducted a regular joint patrol mission in Syria’s al-Hasakah governorate, Oleg Zhuravlev, chief of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Opposing Parties …
Trump tells Erdogan he is concerned about Syria’s Idlib situation
US President Donald Trump has had a phone call with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan to stress his concerns about the situation in Syrian Idlib and underline that he would like to see …
Putin discusses coronavirus, Idlib with Russian Security Council
Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a session of the Russian Security Council on Friday, discussing the situation in Syria’s Idlib and the outbreak of coronavirus in China, Kremlin …
Will Turkey throw down the gauntlet to Russia?
"Turkey is determined to push back Syrian government forces from its observation posts in the Idlib de-escalation zone by the end of February. We will strike regime forces everywhere from now on …
Ankara sends troops to Idlib to 'control the region'
Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Thursday that Ankara was sending troops to Syria’s Idlib to control the region.
"We are dispatching additional troops to Idlib to maintain a …
Syrian army in Idlib fights terrorism on its territory
The Syrian government army in Idlib is fighting terrorism on its territory, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.
When asked about Kremlin’s attitude towards the potential …
Teenage boy killed in fire opened by US troops in Syria
A 14-year-old boy was killed in the Syrian region of Al-Hasakah in a clash of US troops with local civilians, while another civilian was wounded, Major General Yuri Borenkov, the chief of the Russian …
Turkey plans to drive Syrian forces beyond Idlib observation points
Turkey is determined to drive Syrian forces beyond its observation points in Syria’s Idlib province, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said before the Parliament Wednesday.
"Turkey is …
Ankara stakes all against Russia
Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, who is nothing to blame for having a fellow feeling for official Damascus, says Turkey has been intensively preparing …
Russia cannot just sit and wait for further developments in Syria's Idlib
Russia cannot just sit and wait for further developments in Syria's Idlib where terrorists shell Syrian army's positions daily, head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Department of International …