Syria

Germany arrests woman accused of joining IS in Syria

The federal prosecutor's office identified the pair only as Fadia S. and Rabih O, in line with German privacy rules.

published on : 28th July 2020

Syria devalues currency amid chaos ahead of new US sanctions

The economic meltdown presents a serious challenge for Assad, who survived more than nine years of war but rules over a crumbling infrastructure and ravaged economy.

published on : 17th June 2020

Airstrikes again hit Syria's rebel area, displace thousands

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights recorded 15 airstrikes on Tuesday, also saying they were believed to be Russian.

published on : 9th June 2020

Fuel truck bombing in Turkish-backed north Syrian town of Afrin kills 36

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the death toll could climb as some of the wounded were in critical condition.

published on : 28th April 2020

Poor healthcare and hygiene: Coronavirus 'disaster in the making' in war-torn Syria

The country's official numbers are low with two deaths and 19 confirmed cases, but only 100 patients are being tested daily, with half of the testing carried out in the capital Damascus.

published on : 13th April 2020

Syria war records lowest monthly death toll in nine years

Of the total deaths, some 51 people were killed in shelling and airstrikes by the Syrian regime, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

published on : 1st April 2020

War-torn Syria braces for lockdown after recording first coronavirus case

The arrival of the global pandemic in Syria as well as the Gaza Strip has raised concerns it could run rampant in some of the most vulnerable areas in the Middle East.

published on : 24th March 2020

East Syria strike kills 26 Iraqi fighters

Rockets were fired at a military base north of Baghdad hosting coalition troops, killing two Americans and one Briton.

published on : 12th March 2020

Putin, Erdogan start talks in Moscow on Syria crisis

The two presidents were meeting after a surge in fighting in Syria raised fears of their armies clashing and launched a new migrant crisis.

published on : 5th March 2020

Syrian airstrike: Turkey raises death toll to 33 troops, largest ever since 2016

The deaths, which came in an attack late Thursday, were a serious escalation in the direct conflict between Turkish and Russia-backed Syrian forces that has been waged since early February.

published on : 28th February 2020

Big blow for rebels as Syrian troops gain territory in push to control key highway

Rebels control much of Idlib province and parts of the neighbouring Aleppo region that is home to some 3 million people — many of them displaced from other parts of Syria.

published on : 9th February 2020

Air strikes in northwest Syria kill 14 civilians

Eight of those killed Sunday died in a regime barrel bomb attack in the town of Sarmeen, seven from the same family.

published on : 3rd February 2020

'Iran can defeat Americans': Syrian envoy slams US interference in Middle East

Stating that the Chief Minister has launched many welfare programmes for the poor people, Abbas said possible trade activities between Odisha and Syria were also discussed at the meeting.

published on : 13th January 2020

Syrian regime-backed missile attack kills eight in school-turned-shelter

While four children were among the deceased, sixteen people were wounded including some in a critical condition.

published on : 1st January 2020

This displaced Syrian grows mushrooms to feed family

After the civil war erupted in Syria eight years ago, Nasrallah started growing the fungi in his home province of Hama.

published on : 25th December 2019
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