Turkish President repeats call for 'terror-free zone' in Syria
Baku-APA. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated his call for a “terror-free zone” in the northern part of war-torn Syria on Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:49 22 October
US defense secretary stresses alliance with Turkey
Baku-APA. U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter met Turkish leaders on Friday when he reaffirmed the countries’ alliance and congratulated Turkey on successes against Daesh in Syria, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:11 22 October
Pentagon chief: Turkey should be involved in Mosul operation
Baku – APA. US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, who is paying an official visit to Turkey, said it is acceptable of Ankara to show interest in what is going on in Syria and Iraq, noting that Turkey should be involved in the Mosul operation.
15:27 21 October
Militants constantly attack all humanitarian corridors in Aleppo
Baku-APA. The Russian Defense Ministry said all eight humanitarian corridors, which have been created to allow unarmed militants and civilians to leave eastern districts of Syria's Aleppo, have been permanently attacked by militants throughout the day, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
02:07 21 October
Three Russian officers wounded in militants' fire near Aleppo
Baku-APA. Three Russian officers working for the Syrian reconciliation center have been wounded in militants' fire during humanitarian operation in El Masharka in Aleppo, the Russian Defense Ministry said, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
22:32 20 October
Instability in Middle East Result of West's geopolitical practices - Lavrov
Baku-APA. Western geopolitical strategy and practices have led to the current instability in the Middle East, and Russia considers it a priority for the international community to consolidate efforts in the fight against terrorism, Russia Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:46 20 October
Russia's Putin says need to quicken work on new Syrian constitution
Baku-APA. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that during talks on Wednesday with French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Moscow proposed to speed up adoption of a new constitution in Syria to facilitate future elections, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:35 20 October
ISIS terrorist captured dead in Ankara
Baku-APA. A suspected Daesh member was captured dead in a counter-terrorism operation here, a security source told Anadolu Agency on Wednesday, APA reports.
06:44 19 October
Belgian jets could be behind airstrike killing 6 people near Aleppo
Baku-APA. The Russian center for Syrian reconciliation said Tuesday it had received local reports of an airstrike on a village of Hassajek near Aleppo resulting in six people killed and at least four wounded, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
00:54 19 October
Obama: "İSİS faces defeat in Mosul"
Baku-APA. The battle to oust Daesh from Iraq’s second largest will be “tough”, but ultimately successful, President Barack Obama said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
22:12 18 October
Turkish defense minister: Syrian war in a 'new phase'
Baku-APA. Turkey’s defense minister said Tuesday the country’s military operation in war-torn Syria had shifted to another phase after opposition forces recently took Dabiq town from Daesh, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:45 18 October
Merkel, Hollande to discuss Syria with Putin
Baku-APA. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has sharply criticized Russia for airstrikes which killed hundreds of civilians in Syria and said she will raise the issue with President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:03 18 October
Azerbaijani president: Outside forces could be involved in Russian jet's downing by Turkey
Baku - APA. Outside forces may have been involved in the downing of a Russian jet over northern Syria by Turkish aircraft, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev told Sputnik.
12:19 18 October
Russian approach in Syria fully justified - Azerbaijani president
Baku – APA. The approach of the Russian side in trying to resolve the Syrian crisis is absolutely justified, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev told Sputnik.
12:14 18 October
13 killed in airstrikes on rebel-held area in Syria's Aleppo
Baku-APA. At least 13 people were killed on Monday in airstrikes on a rebel-held area in Syria's northern city of Aleppo, a monitor group reported, APA reports quoting Xinhua.
07:10 18 October
Russia announces pause in Syria attacks
Baku-APA. Russia on Monday announced an eight-hour pause in attacks on the north Syrian city of Aleppo to allow aid to be delivered and civilians to leave, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
23:32 17 October
Lausanne talks have good consensus that could lead to Syria ceasefire - Kerry
Baku-APA. Talks on the Syria conflict in Lausanne on Saturday had a good consensus on a number of possibilities that could lead to a ceasefire in Syria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:32 16 October
The operation to retake Mosul not to be begun - Pentagon
Baku-APA. The operation to retake Mosul has not been fully begun, said Pentagon spokesman, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:46 16 October
No ceasefire agreement reached at Lausanne meeting on Syria - Turkish FM
Baku-APA. Ministerial meeting on Syria in Lausanne, Switzerland has not resulted in a ceasefire agreement, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday, APA reports quoting Turkish media.
00:45 16 October
Turkey-backed Syrian rebels attack ISIS’s Dabiq
Baku – APA. Turkey-backed Syrian rebels began an attack on the ISIS-held village of Dabiq in northwestern Syria on Saturday, a rebel commander involved in the campaign and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, according to Al-Arabiya.
14:13 15 October