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Assad steps up efforts to crush last...

Assad steps up efforts to crush last...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 19 2018

A military news service run by the government's Lebanese ally Hezbollah reported on Thursday that the...

Big trouble in little Syria

Big trouble in little Syria

Md Sharif Hasan

Wed, Apr 18 2018

Will outside intervention deter Assad from using chemical weapons?

Chemical inspectors enter Syria's Douma...

Chemical inspectors enter Syria's Douma...

Middle East

Tue, Apr 17 2018

The US ambassador to the OPCW, Ken Ward, had claimed on Monday that the Russians had already visited...

Chemical probe to begin in Syria after...

Chemical probe to begin in Syria after...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 15 2018

According to US officials, the operation involved three US destroyers, a French frigate and a US submarine...

Trump: Syria attack could be very soon...

Trump: Syria attack could be very soon...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 12 2018

There was no direct word from Russian President Vladimir Putin on the crisis, though he discussed the...

As Syrian rebels quit Ghouta, Douma...

As Syrian rebels quit Ghouta, Douma...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his close ally Russia, which has helped his air campaign, have denied...

Syria lets aid reach Ghouta but blocks...

Syria lets aid reach Ghouta but blocks...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 6 2018

United Nations says 400,000 people are trapped inside the besieged enclave, and were already running...

Syria regime strikes rebel enclave as...

Syria regime strikes rebel enclave as...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 1 2018

The only civilians to leave Eastern Ghouta this week were a septuagenarian Pakistani man who moved to...

Pro-Syrian government forces enter Afrin...

Pro-Syrian government forces enter Afrin...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Earlier on Tuesday, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara had worked with Russia to prevent any...

Nearly 200 dead in Syria enclave as...

Nearly 200 dead in Syria enclave as...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 20 2018

More than 340,000 people have been killed since the civil war erupted in 2011 when protests against Assad's...

Sources: Russian toll in Syria battle...

Sources: Russian toll in Syria battle...

World

Fri, Feb 16 2018

The clashes show Moscow is more deeply involved in Syria militarily than it has said, and risks being...

US: Syria may be developing new types...

US: Syria may be developing new types...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 2 2018

Western officials have cast suspicion on the Syrian government for a chlorine gas attack on a rebel-held...

Russia establishing permanent presence...

Russia establishing permanent presence...

Middle East

Tue, Dec 26 2017

The Tartus naval facility, in use since the days of the Soviet Union, is too small to play host to larger...

In Syria, Russia securing position as...

In Syria, Russia securing position as...

World Tribune

Sun, Dec 17 2017

Anti-Assad rebels still cling to patches of territory: a corner of the northwest at the Turkish border,...

Russia wins backing from Iran, Turkey...

Russia wins backing from Iran, Turkey...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 23 2017

Syria's civil war, in its seventh year, has killed hundreds of thousands of people and created the world's...

Syria declares victory over Islamic...

Syria declares victory over Islamic...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 9 2017

The last appearance of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who declared himself caliph and heir to Islam's historic...

UN report: Syrian government to blame...

UN report: Syrian government to blame...

Middle East

Fri, Oct 27 2017

The report also said ISIS was to blame for the use of sulphur mustard in the Syrian town of Umm Hawsh...

Final assault starts on Syria's Raqqa...

Final assault starts on Syria's Raqqa...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 15 2017

Raqqa was the first big Syrian city to fall to Islamic State as it declared a 'caliphate' and rampaged...

Saudi king's visit to Russia heralds...

Saudi king's visit to Russia heralds...

Europe

Thu, Oct 5 2017

The Saudis, normally heavily dependent on US goodwill and oil consumption, have tended to shy away from...

Iran recruits Afghan and Pakistani Shias...

Iran recruits Afghan and Pakistani Shias...

World Tribune

Sun, Sep 17 2017

In Afghanistan, stepped-up attacks on minority Shias claimed by the upstart Islamic State group affiliate...

Hezbollah declares Syria victory

Hezbollah declares Syria victory

Middle East

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Backed by Russia and Iran, Assad has crushed numerous pockets of rebel-held territory in the western...