syria fighting

Syrian army clashes with Dara’a fighters near Israel and Jordan

Reports of artillery and that “local militant groups from the western village of Dara’a deployed near Tafas” leaves questions about who is in control.

Syrian former general slams Israel for 'repeated attacks'

The comments come after Syrian regime media has blamed Israel for airstrikes near Damascus, Palmyra, Homs and the border with Lebanon in recent weeks.

Flares are seen in the sky during fighting in the Islamic State's final enclave

Five killed in alleged Israeli attack on Syria's T4 airbase

SANA quotes military source saying soldier killed, ammunition depot destroyed

 Kurdish-led militiamen ride atop military vehicles as they celebrate victory over Islamic State

Syrian regime seeks 'intensified' talks with Kurdish forces

Damascus has previously stated its opposition to the kind of federal-state sought by the main Kurdish groups.

By REUTERS
13/01/2019
U.S. and Turkish soldiers conduct the first-ever combined joint patrol outside Manbij, Syria, Novemb

Following U.S. withdrawal, Turkey reinforces troops on Syrian border

The convoy was being sent to reinforce a Turkish military presence on the border near the northern Syrian province of Idlib.

By REUTERS
11/01/2019
SYRIAN DEMOCRATIC FORCES and US troops are seen during a patrol near Turkish border in Hasakah.

U.S.-led coalition begins withdrawal from Syria

President Donald Trump announced last month the decision to withdraw 2,000 US troops who have deployed to Syria.

By REUTERS
11/01/2019
U.S. President Donald Trump, flanked by Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan.

U.S. military: Withdrawal from Syria could take several months

The plan has no set timetable, so the withdrawal may be slower than originally anticipated.

Raed Fares

Prominent Syrian media activist Raed Fares assassinated

Well known for documenting peaceful protests against the Assad regime, activists, friends and allies mourned his loss on social media.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu whispering in cabinet government meeting on July 23, 2018

One hundred kilometers between war and peace in Syria?

Israel reportedly rejects Russian offer to prevent Iranian-backed forces from operating near the border, prompting many to question whether Jerusalem is demanding too much

By CHARLES BYBELEZER/THE MEDIA LINE
25/07/2018
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