Memory of the day: Battle of Ismailia erupts in 1952

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 - 10:59 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 25.

Turkish role western Syria no longer desired by West: Writer

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 04:00 GMT

“Turkey will not be able to escalate unless it gets U.S. military support, and that is very unlikely,” the writer says.

Syrian army continues operations in Idlib, Aleppo countrysides

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The Syrian Armed Forces are still targeting the supply lines and movement axes of militant groups backed by Turkey.

Simmering confrontations northwestern Syria over 24 hours

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 03:48 GMT

Military confrontations have been ongoing over the past 24 hours in Syria’s Idlib between the Syrian Armed Forces on one hand, and Turkish troops and militants on the other hand.

Syrian Armed Forces capture Saraqib, thousands flee to kurd areas

Sat, 08 Feb 2020 - 03:01 GMT

The Arab Syrian Army captured on Thursday Saraqib city located in the eastern countryside of Idlib.

Russia says it bombed militants behind attack on Syria's Aleppo

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 - 01:42 GMT

Russian warplanes had carried out air strikes against militants it held responsible for firing shells filled with chlorine gas at the city of Aleppo

Over 1,000 Syrian schools rebuilt

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 08:59 GMT

More than 1,000 schools were reconstructed in Syria before the beginning of school year

Kremlin says Russian, French leaders discuss humanitarian aid to Syria

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 12:09 GMT

The Kremlin said Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed joint humanitarian efforts in Syria, particular in the eastern Ghouta province.

Syria rebels agree to surrender zone bordering Golan

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Syrian rebels have agreed to surrender a sensitive area bordering the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, a monitor and opposition source said Thursday.

Syrian state media: Israeli rockets strike military position near Aleppo

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 09:01 GMT

Syrian state media said on Sunday that Israeli rockets had hit a Syrian military position near Nairab airport on the outskirts of the city of Aleppo.

Syrian opposition talking to Russia about Deraa peace deal, rebel spokesman says

Sat, 30 Jun 2018 - 09:39 GMT

The Syrian opposition began negotiations with Russian officers about an agreement to restore state sovereignty over rebel-held parts of the southern Deraa province.

Syria's war grinds on, no respite for civilians, UN says

Thu, 03 May 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Syria's war rages unabated despite a fall in the number of besieged civilians, a senior U.N. official said on Thursday.

Syrian army says 'enemy' rocket attacks strike at military bases

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 09:55 GMT

The Syrian army said on Sunday that rockets had struck several military bases in Hama and Aleppo countryside in what it said was new "aggression" by its enemies, state television said.

‘Akhr el-Regal fe Halab’ short movie in Oscar shortlist

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 - 02:19 GMT

The Syrian short movie “Akhr el- Regal fe Halab” is the first Syrian film to be nominated for a Foreign Language Oscar.

30 civilians killed in Russian raids on Syria's Aleppo

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 05:40 GMT

Syrian opposition sources said 30 civilians were killed and many others wounded when a marketplace in Atareb town in Aleppo was hit by Russian cluster bombs.

25 gunmen surrender to Assad forces

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 09:17 GMT

25 gunmen surrendered to Syrian authorities in northern Aleppo, said a representative of Russian Reconciliation Center for Syria on Monday.

Syrian army enhances presence in Hama, Aleppo

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 - 11:32 GMT

The Syrian army units have enhanced their presence in northeastern Hama countryside as well as in eastern and southern Aleppo countryside, local sources said.

Russian military helps Syrian refugees return to Aleppo

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 10:21 GMT

Officers from the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the opposing sides in Syria arranged the return of another group of refuges to Aleppo province.

65 gunmen turn themselves in to Assad army

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 - 09:26 GMT

Sixty-five gunmen affiliated with the Syrian opposition turned themselves in to Assad regime in northern Syria, a Syrian military source said Thursday.

Syria fighting worst since Aleppo, civilian casualties mount - ICRC

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 10:48 GMT

The worst fighting since the battle for eastern Aleppo last year is raging in several regions of Syria, causing hundreds of civilian casualties, ICRC said on Thursday.