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Apr 15, 2018
Thousands of Syrians displaced by battle for Damascus suburbs look back at years of deprivationThousands of Syrians displaced by the battle for the once-lush suburbs of Damascus now find themselves in a crowded settlement, where for the first time in recent memory they have enough to eat.
Mar 05, 2018
In Syria's eastern Ghouta thousands huddle in tunnels in unhygienic conditions as bombing continuesAround 600 civilians have been killed in the Syrian military's offensive to recapture the region adjacent to the capital, Damascus
Feb 15, 2018
FIDE's bank accounts frozen after president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov faces US curbs due to alleged Syrian government linksKirsan Ilyumzhinov, a Russian who has headed FIDE for over two decades, was placed under US sanctions in 2015, accused of aiding the Syrian government.
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
Sep 30, 2017
Air strike against jihadists kills 28 civilians in northwestern Syria, says UK-based watchdogAt least 28 civilians were killed in air strikes on northwestern Syria where a safe zone has been overshadowed by a bombing campaign against jihadists
Sep 10, 2017
Syria conflict: Islamic State holds 11,100 blank Syrian passports, says German reportGerman authorities believe the Islamic State group holds some 11,100 blank Syrian passports that can be completed with any individual's details.
Aug 13, 2017
Fall of Islamic State: Russia says Syrian government has doubled territory it controls in two monthsRussian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu says the Syrian government has increased the size of the territory under its control by 2 1/2 times in just two months.
Jul 27, 2017
Vladimir Putin signs Syria air force base deal, cementing Russia's presence there for half a centuryPresident Vladimir Putin has signed a law ratifying a deal with the Syrian government allowing Russia to keep its air base in Syria for almost half a century, official documents show.
Jun 14, 2017
US-led air strikes on Raqqa displaced 1,60,000 people: UN war crime investigatorsThe United States-led coalition air strikes on Raqqa has resulted in a “staggering loss” of civilian lives with as many as 1,60,000 people being internally displaced, United Nations war crime investigators said on Wednesday.
Apr 26, 2017
Russia says US airstrike on Syria damages prospects of peace settlementRussian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says the airstrike that the United States launched at a Syrian military base earlier this month damages the prospects of a political settlement for the war-torn country.