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Dec 10, 2017
United Nations calls for urgent evacuation of 137 sick Syrian children stranded in rebel-held suburbThe United Nations children's agency said 137 children stranded in a rebel-held suburb near the Syrian capital require immediate evacuation amid a crippling siege in which five have reportedly died from a lack of medical care.
Nov 28, 2017
Syrian peace talks to resume tommorrow at UN; govt delegation all set to reach GenevaThe United Nations is scheduled to resume the peace talks between the government and the Syrian opposition in the Swisscity on Wednesday
Nov 04, 2017
Islamic State suffers territorial losses, driven out from 96% of its strongholds in Iraq, SyriaWith new losses, the Islamic State group has been driven from more than 96 percent of the large parts of Iraq and Syria it once held.
Sep 07, 2017
Syrian government behind sarin gas attack which killed 83 in April, say UN investigatorsSyrian president Bashar Assad's air force conducted a sarin-gas attack that killed at least 83 civilians in April, UN-mandated investigators said Wednesday.
Sep 01, 2017
Muslims across the world celebrate Eid-al-Adha as Hajj pilgrimage draws to a closeMuslims around the world are celebrating the Eid al-Adha, as some 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the annual hajj in Saudi Arabia.
Aug 23, 2017
Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has hit Syria in response for Tehran attacksTehran: Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has launched a series of missile strikes on eastern Syria over Islamic State-claimed attacks on Tehran.
Jul 22, 2017
Trump administration plan new ideas for Afghanistan strategy, says Jim MattisThe Trump administration is still sorting out "the big ideas" for a new Afghanistan strategy, beyond troop levels and other military details
Jul 17, 2017
Syria: Russian embassy compound in Damascus hit by shelling as security forces pound rebel-held areasShells hit the Syrian capital of Damascus wounding seven while two of the projectiles hit the Russian embassy and a nearby area causing material damage
Jul 03, 2017
Syrian Army announces ceasefire in southern region to support 'reconciliation efforts' until ThursdayThe Syrian army said it would suspend combat operations in southern Syria until Thursday, including in Quneitra province where Israel has hit army outposts in recent days, according to a statement carried by state television.
Jul 01, 2017
Syria offensive: Despite differences, US may need Bashar al-Assad's troops to defeat Islamic StateAs the US-led coalition tightens the noose around the Islamic State group in Syria, President Bashar Assad's Iranian-backed troops are also seizing back territory from the militants with little protest from Washington, a sign of how American options are limited without a powerful ally on the ground.