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Nov 21, 2017
Vladimir Putin hails Bashar al-Assad for 'fighting terrorist groups', says KremlinRussian president Vladimir Putin has congratulated Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad on Baghdad's results in "fighting terrorist groups," the Kremlin said.
Nov 17, 2017
Russia vetoes extension of United Nations-led probe into use of chemical weapons in SyriaRussia has vetoed at the UN a US-drafted resolution on the extension of a UN-led probe to determine who was behind the chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
Nov 06, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia taking strict measures to combat threat of terrorist attacks during tournamentThe threat has increased since Russia's military intervention in Syria in September 2015 to support President Bashar al-Assad's regime, making it a priority IS target.
Nov 05, 2017
Lebanon PM Saad al-Hariri resigns plunging Beirut into political crisis; assails Iran and Hezbollah for 'sowing strife'Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri resigned on Saturday, saying he believed there was an assassination plot against him
Nov 03, 2017
United States, Russia offer rival UN resolutions to pursue Syrian chemical weapons violationsUS and Russia have circulated rival UN resolutions seeking to determine who is responsible for chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
Oct 25, 2017
US slams Russia for vetoing UN resolution on use of chemical weapons in SyriaThe US has slammed Russia for vetoing a UNSC resolution extending the mandate of the only official mission probing use of chemical weapons in Syria.
Oct 24, 2017
'It was just about money', say Afghan Shia recruits lured by Iran to fight Syrian civil warFleeing grinding poverty and unemployment, thousands of Afghan Shiites have been recruited by Iran to defend Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
Oct 23, 2017
As Islamic State caliphate nears its end, control of oil-rich Deir al-Zor province becomes prominentLatest reports and analysis of Islamic State territory show liberation forces closing in on caliphate territory, but it also means fight over Islamic State spoils and territories is just beginning
Oct 10, 2017
Russia accuses US-led coalition of pretending to fight Islamic State, says it allows jihadists to enter SyriaMoscow on Tuesday accused the United States of reducing its air strikes on the Islamic State group in Iraq to allow jihadists to enter Syria and fight the Russian-backed Syrian army.
Oct 10, 2017
FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Syria's hopes of making finals bring relief, but reveal divisions among fansThe prospect of reaching football's World Cup is giving Syrians something else to think about after years of grinding war.