Syrian war

Syria airstrikes UPDATES | Trump calls it 'perfectly executed strike'; UN Security Council rejects Russian attempt to condemn US aggression

As Trump announced actions against the Syrian government, explosions were heard in the Syrian capital Damascus, signalling a new chapter in a brutal seven-year-old civil war.

published on : 14th April 2018

Global chemical weapons watchdog  to start work in Syria on Saturday 

The OPCW decided to dispatch a fact-finding mission to the town after reports that more than 40 people died from exposure to toxic gas at the weekend.

published on : 13th April 2018

Russia says 'no agreement' at United Nations on Syria ceasefire

The ambassador cited concerns over measures to enforce the ceasefire and the safe delivery of aid before announcing that he would circulate proposals to amend the draft resolution.

published on : 23rd February 2018

Trump, Putin agree 'no military solution' in Syria: Kremlin

The two talked and shared a handshake at the summit in Vietnam's Danang after several days of uncertainty over whether a meeting would take place.

published on : 11th November 2017