Damascus

Damascus' Christmas tree brings light after years of conflict

Christmas decorations light up the Syrian capital Damascus, as the city marks its first holiday season since regime forces ousted rebels and jihadists from its doorstep earlier this year.

published on : 20th December 2018

Syria chemical attack likely Assad, says Britain

United Kingdom's foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, says a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria was likely orchestrated by the Damascus government. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

published on : 5th April 2017