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    IS leader al-Baghdadi ‘highly likely’ eliminated: Russia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:24pm on June 22, 2017

      The Russian foreign ministry has said it is ‘highly likely’ that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of Islamic State, was eliminated in an airstrike...

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    Forever in transit

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2017

    TURKEY is one of the most important transit nations for refugee flows en route to Europe. At the same time, Turkey has itself become a...

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    Russia calls on US to respect Syria’s integrity

    Reuters | Updated at 12:21pm on June 19, 2017

    The United States should respect Syria’s territorial integrity and refrain from unilateral actions in this country, Russian news agencies quoted...

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    Iran fires missiles at militant groups in eastern Syria

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 01:27am on June 19, 2017

    The Iranian Revolutionary Guards fired ground-to-ground missiles from western Iran into eastern Syria, aiming at the bases of militant groups Iran held responsible for attacks...

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    The US hand in the Libyan/Syrian tragedies

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 13, 2017

    POLICE investigations and media reports have confirmed that two of the bloodiest terrorist attacks in Western Europe — the coordinated bombings and shootings in Paris...

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    NATO on a collision course with Russia, Iran in Syria

    by Martin Berger | Updated at 12:05am on June 11, 2017

    IT’S been noted that NATO has officially joined the so-called anti-ISIS coalition, vowing to fight the terror group with resolve in both Iraq and Syria...

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    The baby daddy of ISIS

    by John Andrew Morrow | Updated at 12:05am on June 08, 2017

    WARNING of impeding apocalypse reached me in 2010 when I was notified of a massive shipment of weapons to, of all places, Syria...

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    US wages new strike on pro-government forces in Syria

    Reuters | Updated at 01:02am on June 07, 2017

    The United States launched an air strike on Tuesday against Iranian-backed fighters who it said posed a threat to US and US-backed forces in southern...

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    Chemical experts found sarin exposure in Syria attack: UN

    Associated Press | Updated at 10:50am on May 24, 2017

    A team from the international chemical weapons watchdog found exposure ‘to sarin or a sarin-like substance’ in samples from an April 4 attack in northern...

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    Clashes in northwest Syria after de-escalation zones take effect

    Reuters | Updated at 09:05am on May 06, 2017

    Syrian government forces and rebels clashed in the northwestern province of Hama on Friday shortly after a Russian-led deal to establish de-escalation zones took effect,...