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Turkey’s Erdogan okays Syria ‘security zone’ proposed by Trump  (Twitter)
February 03, 2019 - 08:46 GMT
Washington and Ankara have settled on a number of terms for the establishment of a northeastern Syria security zone while the United States continues operating Al-Tanf base, located 24 km west from the al-Tanf border crossing between Syria and Iraq, well-informed sources said.
People fleeing the last pocket of Islamic State jihadists in eastern Syria (Twitter)
February 03, 2019 - 08:36 GMT
The United Nations called for "unhindered humanitarian access" to people fleeing the last pocket of Islamic State jihadists in eastern Syria on Friday.
Mosul  (Twitter)
February 02, 2019 - 11:00 GMT
Australian Defense Force officials admit that a 2017 airstrike by the country's jet fighters on the northern Iraqi city of Mosul has claimed the lives of six to 18 civilians.
United Nations Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock (Twitter)
January 31, 2019 - 11:37 GMT
The UN humanitarian aid chief has reiterated the importance of sustaining Turkey-Russia agreement on Syria’s Idlib to help reduce the fighting and airstrikes.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders  (Twitter)
January 31, 2019 - 08:31 GMT
God wanted Donald Trump to become president, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday.
Lower House Speaker Atef Tarawneh  (Twitter)
January 31, 2019 - 08:28 GMT
Lower House Speaker Atef Tarawneh on Wednesday called on Jordanian and Syrian lawmakers to remove all obstacles hindering the restoration of ties between the two countries.
Syrian Regime set an extremely high price, $300 for Passport issued within 21 days & $800 for one issued within 3 days (Twitter)
January 30, 2019 - 12:55 GMT
The Syrian regime is using the issuance of passports as a way to finance its war on the Syrian people and to humiliate dissidents, according to a report released by the The Syrian Human Rights Network.
Israeli plane strikes on Syrian (Twitter)
January 30, 2019 - 11:30 GMT
The top US intelligence official warns Israel against pushing ahead with its strikes on Syrian soil, saying such raids could promote a “conventional” response from Iran, which has sent a military advisory mission to the Arab state.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri (Twitter)
January 30, 2019 - 11:09 GMT
Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri said Tuesday that it was “an honor” that his party was included on a terror list reportedly drawn up by the Syrian regime.
Sergey Lavrov (Twitter)
January 29, 2019 - 02:00 GMT
The militaries of Russia and Turkey work together on possible ways to overcome the situation in the Syrian province of Idlib, the Russian foreign minister said on Monday.
U.S. troops (Shutterstock)
January 28, 2019 - 13:40 GMT
More than 600 additional U.S. troops have arrived in Syria to provide protection to other American forces during their pullout from the war-torn country, according to local sources.
Bomb Attacks at Roman Catholic Cathedral in Philippines (Twitter)
January 28, 2019 - 10:47 GMT
The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for the twin bomb attacks on Sunday at a Roman Catholic cathedral in the Philippines that killed at least 27 people and injured a 100 more.
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January 28, 2019 - 10:41 GMT
Syrian air defenses have shot down three “hostile” targets over a Russian air base in the country’s western coastal province of Latakia.
 US Military (Twitter)
January 28, 2019 - 06:00 GMT
Washington is considering a plan to illegally maintain a force contingent at a US military base in Syria to “combat” Iran’s influence in the region and even strike Iranians passing by near the base while purportedly claiming “self-defense,” despite a presidential order to pull out all US forces from the country, a report said.
Saad Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon (Shutterstock)
January 27, 2019 - 12:09 GMT
Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri and Progressive Socialist Party leader ex-MP Walid Jumblat have agreed to coordinate their actions in the face of the latest Syrian “escalation” against them, media reports said.
Hammoudeh Sabbagh as its new Speaker (Twitter)
January 27, 2019 - 08:49 GMT
Syrian People's Assembly Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh is likely to attend the Arab Inter-parliamentary Union's meeting upon an invitation from Jordan, a well-informed source said, as a Syrian delegation met with the Senate on Saturday.