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.

Ceasefire declared between Syria, Turkey in Idlib crumbles

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:58 GMT

Strikes and casualties occurred.

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.

Syria updates: army advances, militants hit oil facilities

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 02:32 GMT

The Syrian Armed Forces continue to achieve advances northwestern Syria amid militant attacks against gas facilities and engagements with Turkish troops.

Four Turkish soldiers killed in regime strikes on Syria’s Idlib

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 - 10:07 GMT

Four Turkish soldiers were killed and nine wounded, one of them seriously, in shelling by Syrian regime forces in northwest Syria’s Idlib region on Monday.

Syrian Armed Forces restore 27 residential areas in Idlib

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 - 03:42 GMT

The Russian Reconciliation Center for Syria announced on Thursday that government forces restored control over 27 residential areas in Idlib’s de-escalation zone.

Russia: 43 ceasefire violations detected in Syria over past 24 hours

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 - 03:14 GMT

The Russian side of the Russian-Turkish commission monitoring the implementation of the Syrian truce has registered 24 ceasefire breaches in Syria over the past 24 hours.

Putin chairs national security council's meeting on Libya, Syria

Sat, 28 Dec 2019 - 09:23 GMT

In follow-up to recent telephone conversations Putin had with his foreign colleagues, the participants discussed the developments in Syria with a focus on the increased terrorist activity in Idlib, the Kremlin reported Friday.

Syrian army completely demines Idlib countryside: commander

Sat, 28 Dec 2019 - 09:10 GMT

The Syrian army has removed all landmines planted by militants in Idlib countryside, northern Syria, said Syrian Field Commander Mohsen Idris on Saturday.

Syria violence spikes as aid groups warn of disaster

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 06:38 GMT

The world body has called for "immediate de-escalation" and warned of further mass displacement if the violence continues.

Russia registers 29 ceasefire violations in Syria in 24 hours

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 09:23 GMT

It added that the Russian army haven't carried out any humanitarian operations over the past 24 hours.

Egypt' FM warns of movement of foreign fighters from Idlib to other countries

Sat, 29 Sep 2018 - 09:21 GMT

Shoukry has warned of the threat that can be posed if foreign fighters move from Syria's Idlib to other countries in the region.

Turkey, Russia agree borders of Idlib demilitarized zone

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 - 01:22 GMT

Turkey's defence ministry said on Friday the borders of the demilitarized zone to be set up in Syria's Idlib region

Syria's Idlib spared attack, Turkey to send in more troops

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 04:00 GMT

Turkey will send more troops into Syria's Idlib province after striking a deal with Russia that has averted a government offensive.

Egyptian, Saudi FMs discuss regional issues

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:07 GMT

The ministers met on the sidelines of the 150th ordinary session of the Arab League (AL) Council chaired by Sudan.

Russia says Turkey has key job of separating out militants in Syria's Idlib

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Russia hopes for a peaceful resolution of the situation in Syria's rebel-held province of Idlib.

Turkey's Erdogan says attack on Idlib would cause humanitarian crisis

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 - 05:00 GMT

A Syrian government offensive in Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said.

Air strikes hit Idlib on day of Syria summit in Tehran

Fri, 07 Sep 2018 - 10:46 GMT

Air strikes hit parts of Syria's rebel-held Idlib province on Friday, a war monitor said