Syria war

Syrian army declares Ghouta rebel enclave fully retake

The announcement comes after a massive assault launched by Syrian government and allied forces on February 18 to retake the enclave, which has been out of regime control since 2012.

published on : 15th April 2018

Syria condemns 'brutal, barbaric aggression' by Western powers

The strikes came a week after an alleged gas attack that killed more than 40 people outside Damascus, but which Syria said was a "fabrication" intended to justify military action.

published on : 14th April 2018

Syria war: All you need to know about the seven years of conflict

The conflict has left more than 350,000 people dead, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

published on : 14th April 2018

Syria strikes target 'regime chemical weapons capacity': French President Emmanuel Macron

Macron issued a statement shortly after huge explosions were heard in Syria's capital early Saturday.

published on : 14th April 2018

Western strikes hit bases, chemical research centres around Syria's Damascus: Monitor

The world leaders announced that the strikes targeted positions linked to the chemical weapons facilities of the Syrian government.

published on : 14th April 2018

British PM Theresa May says no alternative to use of force in Syria

Theresa May announced that Britain had joined France and the United States in launching strikes against Syria.

published on : 14th April 2018

US, France, Britain launch strikes on Syria: Donald Trump

The strikes had been expected since harrowing footage surfaced of the aftermath of the alleged toxic gas attack in the Damascus suburb of Douma.

published on : 14th April 2018

Donald Trump yet to make final decision on Syria; will speak to British, French leaders: White House

The White House press secretary said the Trump was to confer with Emmanuel Macron and Theresa May on the action to be taken against the Assad regime.

published on : 13th April 2018

Donald Trump holds Syria, Russia 'responsible' for chemical attack

Trump is believed to be considering standoff missile strikes against facilities related to the production and delivery of chlorine and sarin or sarin-like agents.

published on : 12th April 2018

Russian strike wounded US-backed fighters in Syria's Deir Ezzor: Coalition

Russian forces bombed US-backed fighters in Syria's eastern province of Deir Ezzor early Saturday, the US-led coalition said after Moscow denied the claim.

published on : 17th September 2017

Death toll in Syria gas attack rises to 58: Monitor

A human rights group said those killed in the Idlib province died from suffocation and the effects of the gas.

published on : 4th April 2017