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Deir Ezzor, Syria. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 17, 2018 - 16:18 GMT
ISIS fighters are close to losing their small pockets in east Syria after being besieged in the two provinces of Hasaka and Deir Ezzor, particularly in areas located east of the Euphrates River.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Shutterstock/File Photo)
June 15, 2018 - 15:01 GMT
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on the European Union (EU)’s member countries to overcome their differences and take a unified approach to the bloc’s refugee crisis.
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June 14, 2018 - 10:54 GMT
Senior officials from Iran, Russia and Turkey will meet in Geneva on June 18-19 for consultations with the United Nations about setting up a constitutional committee for Syria, U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said in a statement on Wednesday.
This year's Ramadan series had a common theme, namely the worrying and unacceptable mistreatment of women (Source: Albawaba Entertainment - Youtube)
June 14, 2018 - 10:15 GMT
Looking back, this year's Ramadan series had a common theme, namely the worrying and unacceptable mistreatment of women.
Site of the Douma chemical attack in Syria (Twitter)
June 14, 2018 - 08:33 GMT
The nerve agent sarin and toxic chemical chlorine were "very likely" used as weapons in two attacks in central Syria in late March 2017, said a global chemical weapons watchdog.
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June 13, 2018 - 17:46 GMT
ISIS has in the past few weeks become active in Syria, apparently resorting to its sleeper cells in several regions including the so-called Badia, a vast desert area.
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June 13, 2018 - 17:41 GMT
Only 40 of the 400 British jihadis who fought in Syria and Iraq have been prosecuted on their return home.
Russian army soldiers are seen with their vehicles at their military camp, known as the International Demining Center, in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra . (AFP/ File Photo)
June 11, 2018 - 12:38 GMT
The head of Syria's regime, Bashar al-Assad, denied Moscow is running the show in his country, saying in an interview released Sunday his government operates independently of its Russian and Iranian allies.
Death and destruction in Idlib leaves at least 17 civilians dead. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 11, 2018 - 08:25 GMT
At least 17 civilians were killed Sunday in raids launched by Syrian fighter jets on a hospital and on populated areas in the Idlib province.
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June 10, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
The Israeli army on Sunday launched a surprise military drill in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights.
Crimean Peninsula (Shutterstock/File Photo)
June 10, 2018 - 09:45 GMT
A sea line between Syrian port of Tartus and Sevastopol is being established in the Crimea peninsula as part of a series of steps taken by Damascus with separatist regions.
Parts of the Wall Turkey built along its border with Syria (twitter)
June 10, 2018 - 09:29 GMT
Turkey has completed the construction of a 764-kilometer (475-mile) concrete wall along its border with Syria, according to a Turkish official on Saturday.
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June 08, 2018 - 07:58 GMT
At least 20 civilians were killed and 80 others injured Thursday in Russian airstrikes in Syria’s northwestern city of Idlib, according to a civil defense unit.
Syrian forces celebrate victory in a village near al-Boukamal. (AFP/ File)
June 07, 2018 - 18:44 GMT
Iranian and Hizballah militia forces will remain in Syria until regime forces have taken control of the whole control, Lebanon's parliament speaker said late Wednesday.
Iraqi warplanes destroys a Daesh terrorist site inside Syrian territory. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 07, 2018 - 11:54 GMT
Iraqi warplanes have destroyed a Daesh terrorist site inside Syrian territory, Iraq’s Defense Ministry announced Thursday.
Kurdish fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) ride in the back of a truck in Raqa. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 07, 2018 - 10:00 GMT
The dominant U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish party in control of northeastern Syria is prepared to hold talks with the brutal Assad regime over the future of the area, senior Kurdish officials said on Wednesday.