SYRIAN government troops launched what they termed their final assault yesterday to cut off the last Isis supply line to the region north of Sukhna in Homs province.
Soldiers stormed the Al-Dahk mountains in the northern countryside of Sukhna, sparking fierce clashes with Isis...
Wednesday 23rd Aug 2017
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SYRIAN and Russian forces dealt new defeats to Isis across the country yesterday in their push to lift the siege of Deir Ezzor.
Breaking through to the Isis-surrounded eastern city and the oil-rich province of the same name is seen as the key to defeating the death cult and ending the...
Tuesday 22nd Aug 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
SHELLING killed four civilians in Damascus yesterday after President Bashar al-Assad ruled out detente with Western nations until they end support for extremists.
Shortly after Mr Assad delivered his speech, shells landed at the entrance to the Damascus Fair, killing four people and...
Monday 21st Aug 2017
SPORADIC murderous attacks in European cities carried out by people seduced by Islamic State (Isis) extremism are partly a response to the death cult’s military defeats in Syria, Lebanon and Iraq.
Having liberated Mosul from Isis subjugation, the Iraqi army, supported by Kurdish...
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Damascus calls for international probe after banned tear-gas grenades found
Friday 18th Aug 2017
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Tuesday 15th Aug 2017
Monday 14th Aug 2017
AL-QAIDA-linked extremists launched an offensive on Syrian army positions in the north of Hama province yesterday, breaking a ceasefire that had held for more than a month.
The Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (Hetesh) attack north of the strategically important town of Ma’an broke the truce...
Saturday 5th Aug 2017
SYRIAN insurgents attacked army positions in the southern desert on Tuesday night as relations with their US backers fractured.
The Ahmad al-Abdu and Osoud al-Sharqia factions of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) claimed that they had seized Bir Mahroutha and Umm Rumam.
Thursday 3rd Aug 2017
US-LED coalition air raids have killed around 60 Syrian civilians in Isis-occupied Deir Ezzor province, the official Sana news agency reported yesterday.
Local sources said the strikes hit houses in al-Kamsheh, al-Showeit, al-Doweir and al-Ashara on the Euphrates river south of Deir...
Wednesday 2nd Aug 2017