Trump administration sends armored vehicles to Syrian rebels

Trump administration sends armored vehicles to Syrian rebels A small number of vehicles arrived four or five days ago, SDF spokesman Talal Silo told Reuters. “Previously...

Deir Ez-zor reinforced with Syrian airborne troops via Russian helicopters

Deir Ez-zor reinforced with Syrian airborne troops via Russian helicopters  The IS had 4,000 fighters in this operation, who came via Toyota pickup trucks equipped...

Chechen soldiers among Russian military police in Aleppo to ‘ease interaction with locals’

 Chechen soldiers among Russian military police in Aleppo to ‘ease interaction with locals’ The battalion was sent to Aleppo late December after the city was...

‘Astana talks consolidated Syria truce’

‘Astana talks consolidated Syria truce’  Meanwhile, UN-brokered talks will be held in the Swiss city of Geneva in February to further the Syria peace process....

Hope and concern on first day of Syria peace talks

Hope and concern as first day of Syria talks wraps up The talks began between the Syrian government and armed opposition on Monday. The next round,...

‘New level’ Syrian govt & opposition talks in Astana tense but promising – Russian...

‘New level’ Syrian govt & opposition talks in Astana tense but promising – Russian envoy “The first day of the talks was relatively fruitful,” the...

Armed Syrian opposition & Assad govt reps gather for talks in Kazakhstan

Armed Syrian opposition & Assad govt reps gather for talks in Kazakhstan Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev opened the talks, stressing that the Syrian conflict could...

Syria peace talks brokered by Russia, Turkey & Iran about to start in Astana

Syria peace talks brokered by Russia, Turkey & Iran about to start in Astana The talks on the reconciliation of the Syrian conflict are scheduled...

Schools reopen in liberated Mosul areas

Schools reopen in liberated Mosul areas On Sunday, Iraq’s Shafaq News website quoted Iraq’s Education Ministry as saying that some 70 schools have officially reopened...

Syrian forces battle Daesh in Homs

Syrian forces make gains in Homs and Dayr al-Zawr Government troops, backed by popular defense forces, liberated the al-Tayyas hill in the T4 area’s northeastern...