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Photo: SANA
September 21, 2018 - 22:53 GMT
With 200 contestants of various age groups taking part, a cycling event for peace in Syria was organized in Damascus on Friday marking the World Peace Day.
Photo: SANA
September 21, 2018 - 22:28 GMT
Syria al-Salam (Peace) Marathon kicked off simultaneously in the cities of Lattakia, Tartous, Aleppo, Homs, Sweida and Hama with wide participation of youth, athletes, artists and media personalities.
Syrian rebels of the Halab al-Shabah battalion under Al-Tawhid brigade take position during clashes with regime forces in Al-Amariya district of the northern city of Aleppo. (AFP/File)
September 21, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
Turkey will continue its counter-terrorism activities in Syria, according to a declaration issued by the country’s National Security Council's Thursday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, greets Russian President Vladimir Putin. (AFP/File)
September 20, 2018 - 13:57 GMT
A delegation led by Israeli Air Force (IAF) Commander Amikan Norkan will visit Moscow later today to discuss the downing earlier this week of a Russian military plane by Syrian air defenses, the Israeli army has said.
Israel Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman. (AFP/file)
September 20, 2018 - 13:37 GMT
Assad's army is to blame" for the Russian plane that was shot down after an Israeli air strike on an Iranian military facility in Syria, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said in an interview on Army Radio on Thursday. Assad's army is to blame" for the Russian plane that was shot down after an Israeli air strike on an Iranian military facility in Syria, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said in an interview on Army Radio on Thursday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shake hands .(AFP/File)
September 20, 2018 - 08:37 GMT
A recent agreement between Ankara and Moscow to demilitarize Syria's northwestern Idlib province has given hope to the region’s civilians for a brighter future.
Turkish army tanks and troops gather near Hassa, in Hatay province, for push into Syria. (AFP/File)
September 20, 2018 - 08:18 GMT
The UK officially thanked Turkey on Wednesday for responding to the Syrian refugee crisis and maintaining regional security.
UN humanitarian coordinator for Syria Panos Moumtzis (Twitter)
September 19, 2018 - 13:45 GMT
The U.N.’s humanitarian coordinator for the Syria crisis on Tuesday voiced approval for the recent agreement between Turkey and Russia to demilitarize Syria's northwestern Idlib province, the last major stronghold of the Syrian opposition.
(Turkistan Islamic Party propaganda)
September 19, 2018 - 13:28 GMT
The TIP, wanted by China and isolated by Turkey, has nowhere to go, and has reportedly rejected the demilitarization agreement.
Russian President Vladimir Putin (AFP)
September 19, 2018 - 10:13 GMT
Vladimir Putin has said the EU's generous social benefits are to blame for the migrant crisis - and that most immigrants arriving in Russia integrate because they speak Russian.
A refugee child wrapped in a blanket (Shutterstock/File Photo)
September 19, 2018 - 08:03 GMT
Greece has vowed to improve living conditions for refugees held in detention camps on its Aegean Sea islands.
Syrian refugee children on a vehicle (AFP Photo/STRINGER)
September 19, 2018 - 05:58 GMT
Over 400 Syrian refugees returned to their home country Monday, Lebanon’s General Security said, in the latest return initiative organized by the agency in cooperation with the Syrian government. T
Russia blames Israel in plane incident. (AFP/ FILE)
September 18, 2018 - 14:19 GMT
Russian Defense Ministry blamed Israel in the downing of its military aircraft Tuesday, saying Syrian air defenses accidentally hit the plane while trying to repel an Israeli attack.
Prince Ali
September 18, 2018 - 13:55 GMT
Prince Ali, president of the Asian Football Development Project (AFDP), has inaugurated a female football pitch at Zaatari refugee camp in Mafraq, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported on Monday.
United Nations consider sending humanitarian aid to Syria's Idlib. (AFP/ File)
September 18, 2018 - 13:48 GMT
The UN has sent 29 trucks of humanitarian aid to Syria’s northwestern Idlib province on Tuesday.
Russian military aircraft went missing with 14 people on board. (AFP/ File)
September 18, 2018 - 10:01 GMT
A Russian Il-20 military aircraft with 14 servicemen on board has disappeared over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said early Tuesday.