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New York: Identifying perpetrators of chemical weapon attacks, and holding them accountable, must remain a priority, a senior UN official said on Wednesday during the latest Security Council meeting on Syria. more
US bombing on Iraq-Syria border aimed at destroying sites used to launch sophisticated drone attacks by Iran

Baghdad: President Joe Biden-directed defensive precision airstrike against facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups in the Iraq Syria border region on Sunday evening was a retaliati ...

Syria: ‘Gulf of mistrust’, complex realities, prevent political progress

Progress towards resolving Syria’s decade-long war is unlikely, given the ‘gulf of mistrust’ among parties and complexity of conditions on the ground, the chief UN media ...

Accountability crucial to ‘truly relegate’ Syria chemical weapons to history

New York: Until those responsible for any and all chemical weapons use in Syria are held responsible, the global community will continue sending a message of impunity, the senior UN disar ...

Syria's Idlib de-escalation zone shelled 46 times in past day: Reconciliation Center

Moscow/Sputnik: The Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group (banned in Russia) shelled Syria's Idlib de-escalation zone 46 times over the past 24 hours, Rear Adm. Alexander Karpov, deputy hea ...

Reconciliation center says terrorists shelled Syria's Idlib de-escalation zone 22 times

Moscow/Sputnik: Rear Adm. Alexander Karpov, deputy head of the Russian Defense Ministry's Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides in Syria, said at a briefing that the Jabhat al-N ...

‘Reasonable grounds’ to believe Syrian military helicopter deployed chemical weapon: OPCW

New York: A report released on Monday by the body dedicated to freeing the world of chemical weapons, concludes that there are “reasonable grounds” to believe that a Syrian mi ...

Oil facilities in Syria’s Aleppo province come under rocket attack: Reports

Cairo/Sputnik: Oil facilities came under a rocket attack in the north of Syria’s Aleppo Governorate, in an area controlled by pro-Turkish groups, the Syrian Al Watan newspaper repor ...

Russia sends 300 more troops to Syria’s Al-Hasakah to reinforce observation posts-military

Moscow/Sputnik: Additional units of Russian military police, about 300 servicemen in total, are being deployed to Syria’s northeastern Al-Hasakah province in order to reinforce join ...

Recep Erdogan says Turkey not sending Syrian militants to Karabakh

Ankara/Sputnik: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refuted on Wednesday claims that his country is deploying Syrian militants to the conflict-torn Nagorno-Karabakh.