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Kremlin dents Turkish hopes for quick restoration of ties | Reuters

Jun 28, 2016

Kremlin dents Turkish hopes for quick restoration of ties | Reuters

MOSCOW/ANKARA The Kremlin sought to dampen Turkey's hopes for a swift restoration of normal relations on Tuesday, a day after Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan expressed regret over the downing of a Russian warplane last year. The Russian jet was shot down, with the loss of the pilot, in November while taking part in the Kremlin's military campaign in Syria #United States #India #Syria #Argentina #United Kingdom #Entertainment #article
After two suicide blasts, Lebabon army raids Syrian refugee camps

Jun 28, 2016

After two suicide blasts, Lebabon army raids Syrian refugee camps

Residents of the Lebanon city also took to the streets with their own weapons in an apparent show of force. #Syria #Lebanon #Syrian refugees #Suicide bomb blast in Lebanon #Lebanon Prime Minister Tamam Salam #Tamam Salam
Syrian troops capture important farms near Aleppo

Jun 28, 2016

Syrian troops capture important farms near Aleppo

A Syrian opposition monitoring group and a TV station are reporting that government forces have captured farms near the northern city of Aleppo, tightening the noose around the only gateway leading to the rebel-held parts of the city. #Syria #NewsTracker #Syrian Observatory for Human Rights #Aleppo #Syrian army
Wider Image - I study in a cave: Going to school in Syria | Reuters

Jun 27, 2016

Wider Image - I study in a cave: Going to school in Syria | Reuters

TRAMLA/DOUMA, Syria Syrian student Ali Khaled Stouf has to walk down several steps into a hole in the ground to get inside his school -- a cave. (Wider Image picture blog reut.rs/29gUvqO ) There for four hours each morning, he studies subjects like Arabic, English, maths and religion, sitting on a rug with dozens of children in the underground space in Tramla, an opposition-held village in Syria's northwestern Idlib province. "I study in a cave #Syria #markets #Argentina #United Kingdom #Iraq #crisis #article
Turkey prosecutes suspected killer of Russian pilot - official | Reuters

Jun 27, 2016

Turkey prosecutes suspected killer of Russian pilot - official | Reuters

ISTANBUL A man suspected of killing a Russian air force pilot after his plane was shot down by a Turkish jet near the Syrian border last November is being prosecuted, a Turkish official said on Monday. Alparslan Celik, who was fighting with a Turkish-backed Turkmen brigade opposing government forces in northern Syria at the time, was detained at the end of March in the Aegean coastal city of Izmir on unrelated charges, but a court decided in May there was insufficient evidence against him #Business #Syria #Middle East #Crime #Entertainment
Kremlin says Turkey apologised for shooting down Russian jet | Reuters

Jun 27, 2016

Kremlin says Turkey apologised for shooting down Russian jet | Reuters

MOSCOW Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has apologised to Russian leader Vladimir Putin over last year's shooting down of a Russian air force jet by Turkey's military, the Kremlin said on Monday, opening the way for Russia to lift economic sanctions. The Russian jet was shot down, with the loss of the pilot, in November while it took part in the Kremlin's military campaign in Syria #United States #India #Syria #Europe #Turkey #russian
Islamic State militants execute five media activists in Syria

Jun 26, 2016

Islamic State militants execute five media activists in Syria

The Islamic State (IS) terror group has killed five media activists in Syria's Deir al-Zour province, officials said on Sunday. #Syria #NewsTracker #Damascus #islamic-state #Deir-al-Zour
82 killed in Russian air-strikes over Islamic State held parts of Syria

Jun 26, 2016

82 killed in Russian air-strikes over Islamic State held parts of Syria

The Britain-based Observatory, which has a network of sources in Syria, initially reported that 47 people including 31 civilians died in the raids. #Syria #NewsTracker #Russia #Bashar al-Assad #islamic-state #IS #Deir Ezzor #Al-Quriyah
Islamic State captures 900 Kurdish civilians in north Syria in three weeks

Jun 25, 2016

Islamic State captures 900 Kurdish civilians in north Syria in three weeks

Islamic State militants abducted about 900 Kurdish civilians in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo over the past three weeks, forcing the captives to build fortifications for the extremists in retaliation for a Kurdish-led assault on a nearby Islamic State stronghold, activists said on Friday. #US #Syria #NewsTracker #Turkey #Beirut #kurdish #islamic-state
US-backed forces enter key Islamic State bastion in north Syria

Jun 24, 2016

US-backed forces enter key Islamic State bastion in north Syria

US-backed Kurdish and Arab fighters advanced into the Islamic State jihadist group's bastion of Manbij in northern Syria, sparking fierce street fighting as they push to take the city. #Syria #NewsTracker #Iraq #Fallujah #islamic-state #Raqa #Qamishli