48 terrorists killed, 13 villages taken in Iraq's Anbar
At least 48 Daesh terrorists were killed in military operations conducted over the past three days in Iraq’s western Anbar province, the Iraqi Defense Ministry announced Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:30 15 November
Azerbaijan developing state program to repatriate its citizens in Iraq, Syria
A state program is being developed to repatriate Azerbaijani citizens in Iraq and Syria, Sayyad Salahli, first deputy chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, told APA.
12:08 15 November
U.S. security officials arrive in Israel to discuss Syria agreement
Officials with the U.S. National Security Council arrived in Israel on Tuesday to discuss with their Israeli counterparts the recent U.S.-Russian truce agreement for Syria, officials and media said, APA reports citing Xinhua.
06:14 15 November
De Mistura: Putin, Trump create qualitatively new situation in Syrian settlement
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said during negotiations with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennadiy Gatilov that the recent joint statement on Syria issued by Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump creates a qualitatively new situation in Syrian settlement, APA reports qyuoting Sputnik.
02:14 15 November
Syrian National Dialogue Congress to be held in early December
Syrian National Dialogue Congress will take place in Sochi at the beginning of December, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said on Tuesday after talks with the special envoy for the UN Secretary General for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, APA reports quoting TASS.
23:25 14 November
Defense Ministry provides explanation on wrong photos attached to Abu Kamal statement
The Russian Defense Ministry has described the United States’ refusal to carry out strikes against convoys of the Islamic State (IS, terror group, outlawed in Russia) on November 9 as a fact recorded in the transcripts of the talks and furnished authentic photos of a militant convoy heading for the Syrian-Iraqi border, APA reports quoting TASS.
22:05 14 November
Air strikes kill 29 in market in northern Syria
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights war monitoring group said on Monday that air strikes on a market had killed at least 29 people in a rebel-held area of northwest Syria, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:56 14 November
Saudi Arabia to meet Syrian opposition next week
Saudi Arabia Monday announced that a meeting with the Syrian opposition will be held on Nov. 22-24 in Riyadh, according to the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
02:04 14 November
Army retakes 6 villages in western Iraq from Daesh
Iraqi forces Monday recaptured six villages in the western Anbar province from the Daesh terrorist organization, while five Daesh elements were killed in another two air strikes in northern Iraq’s Diyala province.
00:11 14 November
Turkish, Russian presidents meet in Sochi
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are meeting at the Russian leader’s presidential residence on Monday in the coastal city of Sochi, according to Anadolu Agency.
18:54 13 November
Geneva talks should be the only platform for Syrian settlement - State Department
The Geneva talks should be an exclusive platform for the political process of the Syrian settlement, a high-ranked official of the US State Department said Saturday, adding that Washington sees no place for the Syrian President Bashar Assad in the country’s future state system, APA reports quoting TASS.
06:12 12 November
Turkey puts in great effort for peace in region: Min.
Turkey’s EU minister Omer Celik said Saturday that while Turkey was going to great lengths to re-establish peace and stability in its region, it was not possible to do it alone, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:24 11 November
Jordan, Russia, US agree on de-escalation zone in Syria
Amman, Moscow and Washington have agreed to establish a temporary "de-escalation zone" in southern Syria, according to Jordan’s official Petra news agency on Saturday, APA reports quoting AA.
21:05 11 November
'No military solution to Syrian crisis’: Putin and Trump in joint statement
Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump, in a joint statement on Syria, agreed to continue joint efforts on fighting Islamic State until it is defeated, the Kremlin said on Saturday, Reuters reported.
11:37 11 November
Ex-Lebanon PM being ‘held’ by Saudi Arabia: Nasrallah
Saad Hariri, Lebanon’s recently resigned prime minister, is being held against his will by Saudi Arabia, which isn’t allowing him to return to Lebanon, Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah said Friday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
01:03 11 November
Syria deal could be announced after Trump-Putin meeting friday
Washington and Moscow are pushing closer to an agreement for a way forward in Syria as Daesh is routed in the war-torn nation, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:49 10 November
Turkish premier, US vice president meet at White House
Prime Minister Binali Yildirim met U.S. Vice President Mike Pence at the White House on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:42 09 November
Last Islamic State town in Syria falls to army: commander
Syria’s army and allies including Lebanon’s Hezbollah have captured the last major Islamic State-held town in Syria, a commander in the military alliance supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
00:11 09 November
Three killed, 13 civilians injured in attacks near Syria's Damascus
Three civilians were killed and 13 others were injured in attacks in a neighborhood of the Syrian capital of Damascus, where one of the Syrian de-escalation zones is based. No terror group has claimed responsibility for the attacks yet, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:11 07 November
Dozens killed, injured in Syria refugee camp blast - SANA
Dozens of people, mostly women and children, were killed or injured in an explosion that ripped through a refugee camp near Syria’s Deir ez-Zor, the country’s SANA news agency reported on Sunday, APA reports quoting TASS.
06:31 05 November