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    Islamic State attack in Syria kills 27 regime forces

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:32pm on April 10, 2020

    At least 27 Syrian regime fighters were killed Thursday in an Islamic State group attack in the central province of Homs amid fierce clashes, a...

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    UN refrains from directly blaming Russia

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 11:19pm on April 07, 2020

    A UN board of inquiry investigating attacks on civilian establishments in Syria, including hospitals, has refrained from directly holding Russia responsible, according to a summary...

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    As rich nations battle COVID-19, anxiety grows for low-income states

    Agence-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:35pm on March 28, 2020

    As Europe and the United States struggle to contain the coronavirus pandemic, aid groups warn that without measures millions could die in low-income countries and...

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    Syria’s brutal war enters 10th year

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:12am on March 16, 2020

    Syria’s brutal conflict entered its 10th year Sunday with president Bashar al-Assad’s regime consolidating its hold over a war-wracked country where foreign powers are flexing...

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    Syria death toll 384,000 after nine years of war

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 11:21pm on March 14, 2020

    At least 384,000 people have died in Syria, including more than 116,000 civilians, since the war began in March 2011, the Syrian Observatory for Human...

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    Syria’s Idlib targeted for revenge by Assad

    Agence France-Presse . Idlib | Updated at 12:13am on March 14, 2020

    At the heart of Syria’s latest humanitarian crisis, locals call Idlib ‘the forgotten city’, still paying the price for one day in the 1970s when...

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    Syria strike kills 26 Iraqi fighters

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 04:43pm on March 12, 2020

    An air strike killed 26 fighters of Iraqi paramilitary group Hashed al-Shaabi in eastern Syria after a deadly attack on US-led coalition troops in Iraq,...

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    Turkey’s sultan retreats from Idlib adventure

    Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2020

    THE sultan of Turkey has come to his realisation: ‘Operation Spring Shield’, the sultan’s adventure in Idlib, Syria, is harmful. Within days of embarking on...

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    At least 22 killed, 70 injured in Syria road accident

    Agence France-Presse . Damascus | Updated at 01:53pm on March 08, 2020

    At least 22 people died Saturday after a fuel tanker crashed into two buses and several other vehicles on a road connecting the Syrian capital...

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    Rare calm in Syria’s Idlib after ceasefire deal

    Agence France-Presse . Idlib, Syria | Updated at 11:30pm on March 06, 2020

    Syria’s war-ravaged northwest woke up to relative calm Friday, its skies free of warplanes for the first day in months, following a Russian-Turkish ceasefire deal....