Russian President Vladimir Putin held a rare meeting with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad in the southern Russian city of Sochi.
MOSCOW: Russia is not in talks with the Syrian government about supplying advanced S-300 ground-to-air missiles and does not think they are needed, the Izvestia daily cited a top Kremlin aide as saying on Friday, in an apparent U-turn by…
PARIS: Deadly strikes by Israel against alleged Iranian sites in Syria have raised fears of a dramatic escalation in regional conflict, but the situation remains shrouded by contradictory accounts and uncertainty. Israel says its raids…
DAMASCUS: Missile strikes on central Syria killed 26 pro-regime fighters, most of them Iranians, a monitor said Monday, in a raid that bore the hallmarks of Tehran's archfoe Israel. The Syrian regime, which denounced a "fresh aggression"…
The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq acknowledged the deaths of another 28 civilians, increasing the overall toll of non-fighters killed to at least 883.
Civilians can no longer flee fighting and bombing raids in Syria because borders are so tightly controlled and neighboring countries are overwhelmed by refugees.
International donors raised $4.4 billion in emergency aid for Syria and its neighbors this year, but the total fell well short of the U.N. target for 2018 after the United States failed to submit a pledge.