Syrian crisis

Beleaguered Syria suffers also due to Suez Canal ship block

Syria has been struggling with deteriorating economic conditions, shortages of basic goods and medicine. Syrians have been forced to wait in long lines to buy subsidized bread and fuel.

published on : 28th March 2021

Syria President Bashar al- Assad denies Moscow running the show in Syria 

Moscow intervened militarily in Syria's conflict in 2015, when Assad's forces were struggling to hold territory against rebel fighters.

published on : 10th June 2018

Britain at UN says Syria strikes were 'right and legal

Air strikes by the three allies on Saturday hit three targets that Western officials said were linked to chemical weapons development in the Damascus and Homs areas.

published on : 14th April 2018

Saudi Arabia extends full support to US-led airstrikes on Syria, calls it retaliation for regime 'crimes'

A statement, carried by the official Saudi Press Agency, said the strikes were prompted by the "Syrian regime's use of chemical weapons against innocent civilians, including women and children".

published on : 14th April 2018

UK government agrees on 'need to take action' over Syria 

The Cabinet agreed on the need to take action to alleviate humanitarian distress and to deter the further use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime.

published on : 13th April 2018

Protest in Istanbul against bloodshed in Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

Over 200 people on Thursday protested outside the Russian consulate in Istanbul against the deadly assault on Syria's rebel-held enclave.

published on : 22nd February 2018

Turkey says ready to host Syria summit with Russia, Iran

Erdogan and Russian counterpart Putin agreed to hold the summit in Istanbul alongside Iran's Hassan Rouhani in telephone talks Thursday.

published on : 8th February 2018

A brief history of chemical weapons attacks under Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime

Since the start of the Syrian conflict, President Bashar al-Assad -- have been accused on numerous occasions of using chemical weapons. 

published on : 23rd January 2018