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Syria says Israel strikes southern Damascus,...

Syria says Israel strikes southern Damascus,...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 21 2020

Syria never publicly acknowledges that the strikes target Iranian assets in a country where Tehran’s...

5 dead, 85 wounded in car bomb attack...

5 dead, 85 wounded in car bomb attack...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 20 2020

The incident took place in the village of Siccu, across the border from Turkey’s southern province...

Syrians vote for new parliament amid...

Syrians vote for new parliament amid...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 19 2020

More than 7,400 polling stations opened across government-held parts of Syria

Russia, China veto UN extension of cross-border...

Russia, China veto UN extension of cross-border...

Europe

Wed, Jul 8 2020

During negotiations, Moscow had asked that the extension be limited to six months, rather than a year,...

Italy seizes 14 tons of IS-made amphetamines...

Italy seizes 14 tons of IS-made amphetamines...

Europe

Wed, Jul 1 2020

'The Islamic State finances its terrorist activities mainly by trafficking drugs made in Syria which...

Syria's Assad sacks PM Khamis as economic...

Syria's Assad sacks PM Khamis as economic...

Middle East

Fri, Jun 12 2020

'Assad assigns... Hussein Arnous the duties of prime minister as well as his (other) duties,'...

Assad's 20-year rule, from Damascus...

Assad's 20-year rule, from Damascus...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 9 2020

Syria today is a far cry from the vision Assad projected when he was propelled to the presidency a month...

Syrian government orders seizure of...

Syrian government orders seizure of...

World

Wed, May 20 2020

Once at the heart of Assad’s inner circle, Makhlouf has quarreled with the authorities over funds...

Russia, China boycott UN Security Council...

Russia, China boycott UN Security Council...

World

Wed, May 13 2020

According to Moscow, a Damascus ally, Syria had halted its chemical weapons program, destroyed its stockpile...

Syria clashes kill 22 in highest toll...

Syria clashes kill 22 in highest toll...

Middle East

Sun, May 10 2020

The clashes in the Sahl al-Ghab area killed 15 regime fighters as well as seven jihadists including from...

Assad warns of virus catastrophe as...

Assad warns of virus catastrophe as...

Coronavirus

Tue, May 5 2020

The relatively low number of recorded cases does not mean Syria is 'out of the danger zone'

Fuel truck bomb kills more than 40 in...

Fuel truck bomb kills more than 40 in...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 29 2020

It was not immediately clear who was behind the blast, one of the largest to rock Afrin since Turkish...

Bomb blast kills 40 people in

Bomb blast kills 40 people in

Middle East

Tue, Apr 28 2020

Tuesday's blast was one of the deadliest to hit a region under the control of Turkish-backed...

In UN session, Syria denounced over...

In UN session, Syria denounced over...

World

Thu, Apr 16 2020

'It remains a fact that the Syrian authorities have not answered the questions raised over their...

Riot, break-out at Syria jail holding...

Riot, break-out at Syria jail holding...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 30 2020

The London-based Observatory, which has an extensive network of contacts inside Syria, said at least...

Unicef: Water cuts in northeast Syria...

Unicef: Water cuts in northeast Syria...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 24 2020

'The interruption of water supply during the current efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus...

War-ravaged Syria takes new steps against...

War-ravaged Syria takes new steps against...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 20 2020

Although the government says it has yet to document any infections, Syria is seen at high risk from the...

Erdogan discusses migrant crisis, Syria...

Erdogan discusses migrant crisis, Syria...

World

Wed, Mar 18 2020

'Humanitarian assistance for Idlib, and the refugee issue'

WHO to start coronavirus testing in...

WHO to start coronavirus testing in...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 17 2020

Further east, Iran has the third highest case load after China and Italy, with nearly 13,000 confirmed...

Syria death toll 384,000 after 9 years...

Syria death toll 384,000 after 9 years...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 14 2020

The war has destroyed the economy and caused more than 11 million Syrians to flee their homes

Syria war enters 10th year with no hope...

Syria war enters 10th year with no hope...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 12 2020

'It's certainly not a simple international conflict'