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Aug 08, 2019
Over 100,000 detained and missing in Syria, says UN; holds Bashar al-Assad-led govt responsible for crisisReports suggest more than 100,000 people in Syria have been detained, abducted or gone missing during the eight-year conflict
Jul 31, 2019
UN humanitarian chief on Syria: Take action to end 'bloody onslaught', else it will create worst humanitarian disasterThe UN humanitarian chief urged the Security Council to take action to end the 'bloody onslaught' in Syria's last opposition-held stronghold, warning that continued violence could create the worst humanitarian disaster of the 21st century.
Aug 13, 2018
Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin to hold talks on new Russian-German pipeline, discuss ending Syrian conflictChancellor Angela Merkel's office said she plans weekend talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Germany on issues including the development of a contentious Baltic Sea natural gas pipeline.
Jul 31, 2018
Russia's navy to deploy 26 new ships including four Kalibr cruise missiles; weapon used by Moscow in Syrian conflict"In total, in 2018, Russia's navy should get 26 new warships, motor boats and vessels including four warships with Kalibr cruise missiles," Putin said in the northwestern city of Saint Petersburg, Interfax reported.
Mar 19, 2018
Syrian president Bashar al-Assad visits battle-scarred Eastern Ghouta, hails troops' assault to oust rebelsSyria's president Bashar al-Assad on Sunday paid a first visit in years to battered Eastern Ghouta to congratulate his troops for a gruelling assault to oust rebels from near Damascus
Mar 11, 2018
Syria conflict: More than 1,000 civilians dead in Eastern Ghouta since 18 Feb; govt forces isolate rebel town DuomaSyrian regime forces continued their offensive against Eastern Ghouta on Sunday, a day after they cut off the rebel-held enclave's largest town.
Mar 01, 2018
Bombing continues in Syria's Eastern Ghouta region despite UN ceasefire order, relief supplies blockedAbout 40 trucks are ready to ferry relief supplies to Syria's Eastern Ghouta, but there has been no let up in fighting despite a UN ceasefire resolution
Feb 13, 2018
Oscar-nominated Syrian documentary Last Men in Aleppo screened in rebel-held IdlibLast Men in Aleppo shows the work of the feted White Helmet volunteer rescuers during Syria's brutal government seige.
Dec 30, 2017
Vladimir Putin calls for constructive Russia-America dialogue in New Year wishes to Donald TrumpRussian President Vladimir Putin called for "pragmatic cooperation" in his New Year wishes to US President Donald Trump, the Kremlin said
Jul 16, 2017
Over 330,000 deaths recorded since start of conflict in Syria, says human rights groupMore than 330,000 people have been killed in the Syrian conflict since it started six years ago, around a third of them civilians, a monitor said