Tag: Bashar al-Assad

staffJune 27, 2017

US warns Syria on Chemical Attack plan

The US says it has identified “potential preparations” for another chemical attack in Syria, and issued a stark warning to ...

staffMay 5, 2017

Syria: Safe zones to come into force at midnight – Russia

A deal to set up safe zones in Syria will come into force at midnight local time, Russia’s defence ministry ...

staffApril 26, 2017

France: Syrian government made Sarin used in Khan Sheikhoun

France says it has evidence showing the Syrian air force “undoubtedly” dropped bombs containing the nerve agent Sarin on a ...

staffApril 8, 2017

U.S. ready for more Syria strikes if necessary; U.N. chief has ‘grave concerns’

Hours after U.S. President Donald Trump fired dozens of cruise missiles to strike at his regime, Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad ...

staffApril 7, 2017

Haley to Russia: ‘Act responsibly,’ stop supporting Assad

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley called on Russia to “act responsibly” and drop its support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad a ...

staffMarch 18, 2017

Syrian rebels leave Homs district under deal

Rebel fighters and their families have begun leaving their last bastion in the Syrian city of Homs, state media and ...

staffMarch 15, 2017

Dozens killed in bombing at Damascus court complex

At least 25 people died in a suicide bomb attack at Damascus’ main court complex, Syria’s state media reported Wednesday. ...

staffMarch 11, 2017

Putin and Erdogan vow cooperation to help end Syria war

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said a truce in Syria is on the whole being observed, as he welcomed his ...

staffFebruary 26, 2017

Homs blasts threaten to derail Syria talks in Geneva

Deadly suicide attacks in the Syrian government-held city of Homs threaten to derail talks in Geneva, with government and opposition ...

staffJanuary 28, 2017

Trump, Putin discuss Ukraine, economic ties in phone call

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday, discussing their nations’ economic ties and several international ...