War in Syria
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, …
Syrian military airfield in Homs comes under rocket fire
Syrian military airfield T-4, located in the Homs Governorate came under rocket fire, SANA agency reported on Monday.
According to the report, the Syrian air defense forces repelled the …
Putin, Russian Security Council members discuss situation in Syria’s Idlib
Russian President Vladimir Putin and the permanent members of the Russian Security Council have discussed the situation in Syria’s Idlib, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
"The meeting …
Prisoners of desert
"We came here in 2014 hoping to stay here for a week or two until it becomes safe again in Palmyra. But weeks turned into months, months turned into years. Our only desire is to leave this place as …