Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

The Syrian army has made a significant advance in its effort to take rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, reports say. Troops have cut off the biggest town in the region, Douma, and isolated another, conflict monitors the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The advance would effectively split the region into three parts. The Syrian government began […]

“A Huge Crusade of Annulment”: Loss Monies in Eastern Ghouta Counters three-hundred From Syrian Assault

The United Nations has condemned the Syrian government’s recent deadly barrage of airstrikes and artillery fire against the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta, outside the capital of Damascus. Aid workers report at least 300 people have been killed over the past three days. Many of the victims are women and children. Targets have included hospitals […]

Prague Slams “Illegal US Profile in Syria” Following Us all Airstrikes on Syrian Soldiers

Prague Slams “Illegal US Profile in Syria” Following Us all Airstrikes on Syrian Soldiers

Moscow lashed out at the U.S. this morning, after the U.S.-led coalition in Syria carried out several “defensive” airstrikes against Syrian forces allied with President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday in Syria’s Deir al-Zor province – purportedly in retaliation for what the coalition said was an “unprovoked” attack on the U.S.-backed left-wing rebel group. In response, during a […]

Deir al-Zour: Syrian army retakes IS-held city as Iraqis also advance

Deir al-Zour: Syrian army retakes IS-held city as Iraqis also advance

Media playback is unsupported on your device The Syrian army has retaken Deir al-Zour, the last major stronghold of so-called Islamic State (IS) in Syria, state TV says. Other reports said the Syrian army and its allies were clearing the last pockets of resistance from IS. IS had held most of the city since 2014. […]