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Recent News Headlines : Syria

SYRIAN ARMY ADVANCES AS 'ALEPPO CARNAGE' SPARKS FURY

Five years on, more than 400,000 Syrians are estimated to have been killed, and almost 11 million Syrians...
2nd October, 2016 14

BEFORE THE LATEST BOMBARDMENT, CARRIED OUT BY EITHER SYRIAN GOVERNMENT OR RUSSIAN WARPLANES, ONLY HALF OF THE HOSPITAL WAS OPERATIONAL.

Moments after the news of the aerial bombardment of rebel-held Aleppo's largest hospital got to him, Dr Zaher Sahloul reached for his phone...
2nd October, 2016 28

IN A MEETING WITH SYRIAN CIVIL SOCIETY REPRESENTATIVES ON THE SIDELINES OF LAST MONTH'S U.N.

Russian and regime warplanes have dropped almost 2,000 bombs in less than two weeks, pushing Washington and Moscow's already-fragile diplomatic dance to the edge of failure...
2nd October, 2016 351

TURKEY SENDS 1,000 SPECIAL FORCES OVER BORDER IN SECRETIVE SYRIA MISSION

Operation Euphrates Shield has been marked for Ankara by increasing acrimony with Washington and warming of relations with Moscow...
2nd October, 2016 420

AN EMPTY ROOM AT A DAMAGED FIELD HOSPITAL IS SEEN AFTER AIRSTRIKES IN A REBEL-HELD AREA IN ALEPPO ON SATURDAY.

Russia, Syrian army accused of destroying hospital, killing at least 2...
2nd October, 2016 291

SYRIAN GOVERNMENT FORCES BACKED BY RUSSIAN WARPLANES HAVE LAUNCHED A MAJOR ONSLAUGHT ON REBEL-HELD PARTS OF THE NORTHERN CITY OF ALEPPO.

The hill is on the northern edge of the Aleppo, Syria's largest city and former commercial centre...
2nd October, 2016 4

SYRIA WAR ALEPPO HOSPITAL BOMBED FOR SECOND TIME

INSIDE STORY How critical is the city of Aleppo in Syria's war?...
2nd October, 2016 4638

GULF STATES ASK UN TO STOP ALEPPO ASSAULT

It called on the United Nations to implement relevant council resolutions over the Syria crisis ...
2nd October, 2016 19

AND NO PLAN TO HELP THOSE CHILDREN IN ALEPPO FROM FACING DEATH THE NEXT TIME THEY GO OUTSIDE TO PLAY ON THEIR STREETS.

The situation is terrible and people are dying in large numbers in Aleppo and no one is taking any further steps."...
2nd October, 2016 4502

SYRIA ALEPPO HOSPITAL HIT AGAIN AS BOMBS KEEP FALLING

Aleppo saw more aerial bombardments and clashes Saturday following the deaths of 36 people the day before, UK-based monitoring group Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said...
2nd October, 2016 1527

FIGHTING HAS INTENSIFIED, A WEEK INTO A NEW RUSSIAN-BACKED SYRIAN GOVERNMENT PUSH TO CAPTURE REBEL-HELD EASTERN ALEPPO.

Russia's Izvestia newspaper has reported the arrival of warplanes at a base in Syria, with more on the way...
1st October, 2016 86

US-RUSSIA DIPLOMATIC STALEMATE ON SYRIA, AS DEADLY AIR STRIKES HIT ALEPPO

Washington has accused Moscow of driving moderate rebels into the hands of extremists, as Russia ramps up its support of the Syrian regime...
1st October, 2016 73

RUSSIA HAS VOICED CONCERN THAT THE US WAS DELIBERATELY SHIELDING AL-NUSRA FRONT FROM MILITARY ACTION BY RUSSIA AND SYRIA, HOPING THAT THE TERRORIST GROUP WOULD HELP OUST THE SYRIAN GOVERNMENT.

The US says Moscow did not do enough to win the trust of rebel forces and to prevent the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad from attacking his opponents...
1st October, 2016 3417

'SAME PEOPLE SHEDDING CROCODILE TEARS OVER SYRIA, SUPPORT TERRORISTS IN COUNTRY'

A government responsible such as the Syrian government wouldn't kill its own people...
1st October, 2016 293

IN ADDITION, I BELIEVE THAT IT ALSO PROVES THAT THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION DIDN'T GIVE PRIORITY TO PEACEFUL AND POLITICAL SOLUTION FOR THE SYRIAN CRISIS.

'Leaked Kerry comments prove US involvement in Syrian crisis from onset'...
1st October, 2016 3405

VIOLENCE BROKE OUT IN ALEPPO IN MID-2012, MORE THAN A YEAR AFTER ANTI-GOVERNMENT PROTESTS FIRST ERUPTED ACROSS SYRIA.

Syrian government forces backed by Russian warplanes have launched a major onslaught on rebel-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo...
1st October, 2016 3873

THE SYRIAN CIVIL DEFENCE MEMBER SAID IT HAD TAKEN TWO HOURS TO RETRIEVE THE BABY FROM THE RUBBLE OF A FOUR-STOREY BUILDING.

Russia was reported on Friday to be sending more warplanes to Syria to ramp up its air campaign...
1st October, 2016 74

THERE ARE ALSO REPORTS OF RUSSIAN-BACKED SYRIAN GOVERNMENT FORCES HITTING ALEPPO'S HISTORIC OLD CITY.

Once Syria's commercial and industrial hub, Aleppo has been divided roughly in two since 2012...
1st October, 2016 1955

SYRIA ALEPPO HOSPITAL HIT BY BARREL BOMBS AND CLUSTER BOMBS, REPORTS SAY

The largest hospital in the rebel-held side of Aleppo has been devastated by barrel bombs, witnesses have said, as forces loyal to the Russia...
1st October, 2016 1148

MORE THAN 80 PERCENT OF UN AID CONVOYS IN SYRIA BLOCKED OR DELAYED

The Syrian government agreed to allow the UN and its partners to send 33 convoys in September...
1st October, 2016 2356

"TWO BARREL BOMBS HIT THE M10 HOSPITAL AND THERE WERE REPORTS OF A CLUSTER BOMB AS WELL," SAID ADHAM SAHLOUL OF THE SYRIAN AMERICAN MEDICAL SOCIETY (SAMS).

The M10 hospital was also struck on Wednesday and the combined damage put the hospital out of service on Saturday and forced doctors to transfer wounded patients to other facilities...
1st October, 2016 2885

KERRY SAID HE LOST WHITE HOUSE ARGUMENT TO BACK SYRIA DIPLOMACY WITH FORCE NYT

It said one woman, Marcell Shehwaro, asked how many Syrians had to be killed to prompt serious action...
1st October, 2016 6

AT LEAST 320 PEOPLE, INCLUDING NEARLY 100 CHILDREN, HAVE BEEN KILLED IN ALEPPO SINCE A US-RUSSIAN BROKERED CEASEFIRE COLLAPSED ON SEPTEMBER 19, ACCORDING TO UNICEF.

With diplomacy on life support, Russia reportedly sends more warplanes as more Aleppo civilians are killed in raids...
1st October, 2016 4336

A U.S.-RUSSIAN BROKERED CEASEFIRE IN SYRIA RECENTLY FELL APART, AND RUSSIAN WAR PLANES ON SATURDAY STRUCK REBEL-HELD AREAS NORTH OF THE SYRIAN CITY OF ALEPPO.

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1st October, 2016 26

ALEPPO, SYRIA'S LARGEST CITY AND COMMERCIAL HUB BEFORE CIVIL WAR BEGAN IN 2011, HAS BEEN DIVIDED INTO GOVERNMENT AND OPPOSITION SECTORS FOR FOUR YEARS.

Russian jets pound Aleppo as fighting rages inside city...
1st October, 2016 1190

EASTERN ALEPPO THOUSANDS TRAPPED, HUNDREDS DEAD, 30 DOCTORS, 'SIX' HOSPITALS

Volunteer groups such as the White Helmet Syrian Civil Defence force are working under deteriorating conditions to help the more than 270,000 people trapped in eastern Aleppo...
1st October, 2016 97

'US HAD NEVER HAD 'PLAN A' FOR SYRIA, WEST A ROOT CAUSE OF CRISIS' - SYRIAN UN ENVOY TO RT

However it should be a Syrian-Syrian settlement, it should be political, it should be without any foreign interference...
1st October, 2016 515

AT LEAST 145 WHITE HELMETS HAVE BEEN KILLED IN ACTION SINCE 2013 AND TRAUMA IS COMMON AMONG VOLUNTEERS.

Everything comes back when I close my eyes, said Khaled Khatib, a 20-year-old White Helmet who was still a student when Syria's war began...
1st October, 2016 6555

RUSSIAN WARPLANES ARE BACKING A FIERCE ASSAULT TO RECAPTURE EASTERN ALEPPO, THE BLOODY EPICENTER OF THE STRUGGLE FOR CONTROL OF SYRIA.

No sign of Obama's predicted 'quagmire' as Russia's engagement in Syria escalates...
1st October, 2016 908

MARK TONER SAID RENEWED RUSSIAN AND SYRIAN AIR STRIKES WERE MAKING A DIFFICULT SITUATION MORE CONFUSED .

Syria conflict Russia 'driving rebels into hands of extremists'...
1st October, 2016 776

Trending News Headlines : Syria

RAMADI IS THE LATEST GOVERNMENT STRONGHOLD TO FALL TO THE SO-CALLED ISLAMIC STATE, DESPITE AIR STRIKES BY A US-LED INTERNATIONAL COALITION AIMING TO STOP ITS ADVANCE IN IRAQ AND SYRIA.

The international community must decide all regions held by the Syrian opposition are no-fly zones...
2nd December, 2015 95087

A WOUNDED SYRIAN CHILD IS RUSHED TO HOSPITAL AFTER SHE WAS HIT BY MORTAR SHELLS THAT TARGETED ALEPPO'S GOVERNMENT-CONTROLLED AZIZIYAH AND SULEIMANIYAH NEIGHBOURHOODS ON WEDNESDAY.

UNICEF says 96 children have been killed in Aleppo since Friday...
28th September, 2016 49495

BEIRUT, LEBANON -- ALI AWAD, 14, WAS CHOPPING VEGETABLES WHEN THE FIRST BOMB STRUCK.

Beirut Also the Site of Attacks Feels Forgotten...
16th November, 2015 46444

GERMAN POLICE FORCED TO ASK PUBLIC TO STOP BRINGING DONATIONS FOR REFUGEES ARRIVING BY TRAIN

We are thrilled by the myriad of relief supplies the citizens of Munich provided for the refugees at the Central Station...
1st September, 2015 39801

SURPRISED THAT SYRIAN REFUGEES HAVE SMARTPHONES? YOU'RE AN IDIOT

Surprised that Syrian refugees have smartphones? Sorry to break this to you, but you're an idiot...
12th September, 2015 33373

LORD WEIDENFELD SAYS HE HAS "A DEBT TO REPAY" ...

Jewish peer who fled Nazis is rescuing Christians fleeing Isis to repay 'debt'...
16th July, 2015 26231

CONVOYS ARRIVED IN SYRIAN TOWNS TO DELIVER FOOD TO MALNOURISHED RESIDENTS.

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in January after U.N...
10th September, 2016 25786

FAKE SYRIA ORPHAN PHOTO WASN'T TAKEN IN SYRIA AND NOT OF ORPHAN

Heartbreaking syria orphan photo wasn't taken in syria and not of orphan...
4th September, 2015 23645

SYRIA PEACE DEAL US AND RUSSIA AGREE PLAN TO REDUCE VIOLENCE AND LEAD TO 'POLITICAL TRANSITION'

US and Russia agree peace deal to end violence in Syria and bring about 'political transition'...
11th September, 2016 20782

THESE FAMILIES ARE AMONG 30,862 SYRIAN REFUGEES WHO HAVE ARRIVED IN CANADA SINCE NOVEMBER 2015.

Newly-arrived Syrian refugee saves Canadian bride's wedding day...
30th September, 2016 16062

"THEY SAID THEY HATED IT AND WISHED IT HAD NEVER COME TO RAQQA," DUA SAID ...

The Islamic State wrested full control of Raqqa and made the city its command center, violently consolidating its authority...
23rd November, 2015 15680

WITH THE MILITARY BACKING OF RUSSIA, IRAN AND THE LEBANESE HIZBOLLAH MILITIA, ASSAD HAS NEVER LOOKED STRONGER.

Russia's intervention in support of Assad last year helped shift the balance of power in the president's favour, giving it the whip hand in negotiations...
25th September, 2016 14461

DARKNESS AND FEAR IN ALEPPO AS THE BOMBS RAIN DOWN

The horrors of an intensified bombing campaign in Aleppo include swamped hospitals, overwhelmed rescue workers -- and now there is no escape...
29th September, 2016 14263

AMERICAN COMMANDOS 'FORCED TO RUN AWAY' FROM US-BACKED SYRIAN REBELS

They want to wage a crusader war to occupy Syria. Another man calls out The collaborators of America are dogs and pigs...
16th September, 2016 13060

INDIA TODAY IS MILITANTS LOOT BULLDOZE 3 000-YEAR-OLD NIMRUD CITY 49 MINS AGO

- Explained in 60 secs Archaeologists and officials have expressed outrage about the bulldozing of the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud by Islamic State militants in Iraq...
6th March, 2015 11510

"PRODUCTION IN LEBANON'S BEKAA VALLEY - A TRADITIONAL CENTRE FOR THE DRUG - FELL 90% LAST YEAR FROM 2011, WITH THE DECLINE LARGELY ATTRIBUTED TO PRODUCTION INSIDE SYRIA," THE GUARDIAN NOTED.

Battle for control of Syria, has transformed the country from a stopover into a major production site," Reuters reported...
19th November, 2015 11483

PENTAGON-TRAINED REBELS ARE REPORTED TO HAVE BETRAYED US AND HANDED WEAPONS OVER TO JABHAT AL-NUSRA IMMEDIATELY AFTER ENTERING SYRIA

And he also gave a large amount of weapons to Jabhat al-Nusra...
22nd September, 2015 11334

US AIRSTRIKES ON SYRIAN TROOPS WERE 'INTENTIONAL,' LASTED NEARLY 1 HOUR - ASSAD TO AP

US airstrikes on Syrian troops were 'intentional,' lasted nearly 1 hour - Assad to AP -- RT News...
22nd September, 2016 11197

THE UNITED NATIONS IS URGING COUNTRIES WORLDWIDE TO GRANT ASYLUM TO 130,000 SYRIANS IN THE COMING YEAR.

Over halfway through this year, donors have contributed only 37 percent of the 4.5 billion the United Nations says is required to provide for the refugees in 2015...
29th August, 2015 10992

BRITISH ARMED FORCES VETERAN, 92, OFFERS UP HIS SPARE ROOM TO HOUSE DESPERATE SYRIAN REFUGEES

British armed forces veteran 92 offers up his spare room to house desperate syrian refugees...
10th September, 2015 10915

SYRIA BOMBINGS LEAVE 1.75 MILLION WITHOUT RUNNING WATER IN ALEPPO

Residents of rebel-held eastern Aleppo said the area had been subjected to the most ferocious bombardment of the war in the latest offensive...
24th September, 2016 10319

THE US MILITARY SAID THE COALITION THOUGHT IT WAS HITTING ISIS MILITANTS, BUT HOURS LATER SAID THE AIRSTRIKE MAY HAVE STRUCK SYRIAN SOLDIERS.

A US airstrike hit a Syrian military position Saturday, the regime said. The Russian military said at least 62 Syrian soldiers were killed...
17th September, 2016 10064

OBAMA ADMINISTRATION CONSIDERS ARMING SYRIAN KURDS AGAINST ISIS

They all said that any direct aid to the Kurds would be one piece of a larger strategy to defeat the Islamic State in Syria...
22nd September, 2016 9702

"GOD HELP US IN THE DAYS TO COME." DR. ABDUL-KARIM SAID HE WAS UNSURPRISED TO HEAR THAT THE ISLAMIC STATE HAD DESTROYED A TEMPLE.

The destruction of the temple is just the latest in a string of horrors that the Islamic State has inflicted upon Palmyra since seizing the city in May...
23rd August, 2015 9414

US OFFICIALS BLAMED RUSSIA, WHILE MOSCOW DENIED THAT RUSSIAN OR SYRIAN WARPLANES WERE RESPONSIBLE.

A Syrian boy receives treatment at a make-shift hospital following air strikes on rebel-held eastern areas of Aleppo on September 24, 2016...
26th September, 2016 9392

ISLAMIC STATE MILITANTS HAVE DESTROYED PALMYRA'S ANCIENT TEMPLE OF BAALSHAMIN SYRIAN OFFICIALS AND ACTIVISTS SAY.

Islamic State militants have destroyed Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin, Syrian officials and activists say...
24th August, 2015 9096

OBAMA ADMINISTRATION HALTS PROGRAM TO TRAIN SYRIANS TO COMBAT ISIS

Anti-Assad insurgents say they have never heard of a group called the Syrian Arab Coalition, though they welcome the prospect of increased support...
9th October, 2015 9062

SYRIA ALEPPO HOSPITALS HIT KERRY THREATENS TO SUSPEND TALKS WITH RUSSIA

Aleppo hospitals hit Kerry threatens to suspend talks with Russia on Syria...
29th September, 2016 8925

SYRIA CONFLICT AID CONVOY HIT BY 'AIR STRIKE' NEAR ALEPPO

The Syrian Red Crescent said the convoy had been making a routine delivery from Aleppo to rural rebel-held areas...
19th September, 2016 8774

'HELL ITSELF' ALEPPO REELS FROM ALLEGED USE OF BUNKER-BUSTER BOMBS

Known in Arabic as al-qanabil al-irtijajiya, the bombs that shake, bunker busters are designed to hit targets deep underground...
27th September, 2016 8733

Related News Headlines : Syria

RUSSIA BACKS THE SYRIAN GOVERNMENT AND MR. ASSAD, AND THE UNITED STATES HAS CALLED FOR HIM TO STEP DOWN.

Russia's defense ministry said the United States attack had killed 62 Syrian troops, wounded 100 more and opened the way for an Islamic State offensive...
18th September, 2016 3012

5 TURKEY AND SYRIA THE TURKISH INTERVENTION IN SYRIA HAS FOR NOW BEEN CONFINED TO FIGHTING THE ISLAMIC STATE AND KURDISH FORCES.

For now, Turkey has confined its incursion into Syria to an area of Syria occupied by the Islamic State that is mostly Arab...
7th September, 2016 2145

ALLIES INCLUDE SAUDI ARABIA AND TURKEY ENEMIES INCLUDE ASSAD, IRAN, SYRIAN DEMOCRATIC FORCES AND THE ISLAMIC STATE.

Enemies include Assad, Russia, Iran, Syrian Democratic Forces and the Islamic State...
6th September, 2016 218

TURKEY HAS REVEALED LITTLE ABOUT THE STRATEGY BEHIND ITS FIRST MAJOR INCURSION INTO SYRIA, BEYOND SAYING IT WANTS TO DRIVE ISLAMIC STATE AND KURDISH FIGHTERS AWAY FROM THE BORDER.

Al-Bab, held by Islamic State, lies on the southern edge of what Ankara sees as its potential buffer zone...
1st September, 2016 8

ISLAMIC STATE HOLDS TERRITORY IN THE PROVINCE OF ALEPPO, BUT NOT IN THE CITY WHERE REBELS ARE FIGHTING SYRIAN GOVERNMENT FORCES.

Amaq did not say how Adnani was killed...
30th August, 2016 0

DOZENS KILLED, THOUSANDS EVACUATED AFTER SECOND DAY OF SYRIAN GOVERNMENT AIR RAIDS ON KURDISH-CONTROLLED AREAS OF CITY.

Civilians evacuated as Syrian Kurds bombed in Hasakah...
20th August, 2016 3

CONDITIONS HAVE WORSENED IN THE NEARBY CITY OF ALEPPO, SYRIA'S LARGEST, AS REBELS AND RUSSIAN-BACKED GOVERNMENT FORCES TRADE ATTACKS.

U.S. officials saw Manbij as a potential model in mitigating the ethnic dimensions of the allied forces...
16th August, 2016 103

INDEED, NEGOTIATORS ARE BEGINNING TO THINK ABOUT SOMETHING RADICALLY DIFFERENT PARTITION.

In exceptional circumstances, partition can produce relative long-term stability and security in small and isolated populations...
18th March, 2016 34

SYRIA STATE MEDIA ASSAD ACCEPTS U.S-RUSSIA CEASE-FIRE DEAL

Syrian state media said Tuesday that President Bashar Assad accepted a temporary cessation of hostilities deal brokered by the United States and Russia on Monday...
23rd February, 2016 106

ERDOGAN SIGNALS TURKEY WON'T STAY OUT OF SYRIA IF ASKED TO HELP

What's going on in Syria can only go on for so long...
7th February, 2016 3

SYRIAN TROOPS CLOSE TO ENCIRCLING A REBEL STRONGHOLD ALEPPO

And all oppose the Islamic State, which has seized territory spanning the Syrian-Iraqi border...
5th February, 2016 208

HE FOCUSED ON EFFORTS TO COLLAPSE THE ISLAMIC STATE'S POWER CENTERS OF AL RAQQA, IN SYRIA, AND MOSUL, IN IRAQ.

Military chiefs gather in Paris to bolster Islamic State fight...
20th January, 2016 16

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