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Apr 08, 2018
Fresh air raids pound Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, 70 civilians killed in 24 hoursRenewed air strikes have hit the last opposition holdout in Syria's Eastern Ghouta, leaving 70 civilians dead in around 24 hours, as regime troops pressed an offensive to pressure rebels to withdraw.
Mar 16, 2018
Syria crisis: Iran, Russia and Turkey hold talks in Astana; situation in Eastern Ghouta likely on agendaThe foreign ministers of Iran, Russia, and Turkey were locked in talks on Syria in Kazakhstan Friday, almost a month after the Moscow and Tehran-backed regime began pounding an opposition enclave just outside of Damascus
Mar 01, 2018
As ceasefire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta continues, rescuers scramble to search for bodiesSyrian regime forces, backed by Russia's military, intensified their bombardment of Eastern Ghouta on 18 February, carrying out one of the bloodiest assaults of the country's seven-year war.
Feb 20, 2018
Syria bombardment kills 77 civilians in Eastern Ghouta as regime forces prepare for ground assaultHeavy Syrian bombardment killed at least 77 civilians in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, a war monitor said, as regime forces appeared to prepare for an imminent ground assault.
Jan 21, 2018
Syrian civil war: Govt forces bombing kills 16 civilians near Damascus, says human rights groupA Syrian government bombardment killed 16 civilians across the besieged opposition enclave of Eastern Ghouta
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.
Sep 23, 2017
UN General Assembly 2017: Syria's civil war drops off radar this year as North Korea, Iran nuclear deal crisis take overOnce the focal point of a myriad of high-powered meetings during the UN General Assembly, Syria this year dropped off the diplomatic agenda.
Jul 09, 2017
Syria civil war: Ceasefire brokered by US, Russia and Jordan takes effect in southern part of the countryAn open-ended cease-fire in southern Syria brokered by the United States, Russia, and Jordan came into effect on Sunday at noon.
May 10, 2017
Donald Trump and Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov to discuss Syria crisis amid strain in tiesLavrov's visit, confirmed by the White House late on Tuesday, centers on a Russian proposal to de-escalate the violence in Syria's civil war.
May 03, 2017
Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin discuss Syria in effort to de-escalate tensions in war-torn countryUS President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on Tuesday for the first time since US air strikes in Syria on April 4 strained US-Russian relations and said they would seek a ceasefire in the Syrian civil war.