Russia says no decision yet on delivery of S-300 missiles to Syria
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that Russia had not yet decided whether it would deliver advanced S-300 missile systems to Syria, but would not make a secret of the matter if it took such a decision, the TASS news agency reported.
00:20 24 April
Russian, Chinese FMs call for peace in Syria
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on Monday called for a peaceful settlement in Syria, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
23:10 23 April
Militants hand 30 armored vehicles to Russian military in Syria
Russian servicemen have seized 30 armored vehicles, machine guns and mortar launches at militants’ weapons depot in the past 24 hours, Major General Yuri Yevtushenko, the chief of the Russian center for reconciliation of conflicting sides in Syria, said on Saturday, APA reports quoting TASS.
03:28 22 April
Arms seized from militants shown in Syria’s Douma
More than 10,000 units of arms and ammunition seized from fighters of the Jaysh al-Islam group have been shown to reporters in Dumayr on Saturday, a TASS correspondent reported from the scene, APA reports quoting TASS.
01:39 22 April
Trump, France's Macron to discuss Iran nuclear deal next week
U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the Iran nuclear agreement at the White House on Tuesday, although discussions with European countries on addressing U.S. concerns about the 2015 deal were “not quite done yet,” a senior administration official said on Friday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:41 21 April
State Dept reveals content of US under secretary meeting with Russian ambassador
US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon told Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov that Washington seeks to maintain open dialogue with Moscow, a State Department spokesperson told Sputnik on Friday, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
03:27 21 April
Tehran warns Israel: Our ‘hands are on the trigger’
A senior member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) alerted Israel Friday that Tehran’s “hands are on the trigger and missiles are ready” to strike all Israeli air bases after a map of air bases in Syria believed to be controlled by Iran was shared with Israeli media earlier this week, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
02:45 21 April
Russian media company correspondent killed in Syria
A correspondent for Russian media company has been killed in Syria, head of Russia's Chechen Republic head Ramsan Kadyrov reported on social media, APA reports quoting sputniiknews.
01:23 21 April
Russia calls for greater UN presence in Syria
Russia Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday called for a greater UN presence in Syria, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:19 21 April
Putin, Trump will not allow armed confrontation between Russia, US – Lavrov
Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump will absolutely not allow armed confrontation between Russia and the US, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told RIA Novosti in an interview.
12:01 20 April
Man linked to 9/11 attacks on U.S. captured in Syria
A man linked to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, who was said to have praised “violent jihad,” was captured in Syria by U.S.-backed forces more than a month ago, the Pentagon said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:21 20 April
No intent to change Syria's strategic balance: Pentagon
The U.S. had no intention of changing the strategic balance of the conflict in Syria with the recent joint attack against the Bashar al-Assad regime, a high-ranking military official said Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
05:34 20 April
Top Russian, NATO generals meet in Baku
Russian General Staff Chief General Valery Gerasimov and NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe General Curtis Scaparrotti met in Baku on April 19, the press service of Russia’s Defense Ministry told APA.
16:39 19 April
German leaders to seek waivers from US sanctions on Russia
Senior German officials will seek exemptions from US sanctions on Russia to shield local businesses from hundreds of millions in estimated losses, APA reports citing Sputnik News.
13:23 19 April
Top Russian, NATO generals to meet in Baku
Russian General Staff Chief General Valery Gerasimov and NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe General Curtis Scaparrotti are expected to meet in Baku.
13:09 19 April
Trump: Battle between US forces, Russian nationals in Syria month ago 'sad'
President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the battle between US forces and Russian nationals in Syria was a sad event, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
06:33 19 April
U.N. team fired upon in Syria while visiting suspected chemical sites
A U.N. security team came under fire in Syria while doing reconnaissance for inspectors to visit sites of a suspected chemical weapons attack, and officials said it was no longer clear when the inspectors would be able to go in, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:47 19 April
Turkey’s Erdogan announces snap elections on June 24
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday announced early presidential and parliamentary elections on June 24, APA reported citing Anadolu Agency.
17:26 18 April
US, allies to be unable to dislodge Assad
Washington, London and Paris will not be able to dislodge the Syrian President, Bashar al-Assad, the Russian Ambassador to the UN, Vasily Nebenzya said on Tuesday at a meeting of the UN Security Council, APA reports quoting TASS.
05:42 18 April
US-led coalition ready to share data with Russia on İSİL in Syria’s Abu Kamal
Abu Kamal, a city on the Euphrates River in the Deir ez-Zor governorate, considered to be one of the last strongholds held by Daesh in Syria, was completely liberated from militants by the Syrian army in November 2017, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:01 17 April