Turkey is not seeking an adventure or an opportunity to expand its territories but simply protecting its territorial integrity against the Assad regime, Erdoğan says.
23:35, 29 February 2020
UN Secretary-General Guterres warns risk of escalation "grows by the hour" and calls for an immediate ceasefire.
10:00, 28 February 2020
Russia began to deploy its troops along the Aleppo-Damascus (M-5) highway.
12:20, 17 February 2020
The Bashar al-Assad regime and its allies have continued with intensified air and land attacks on civilian settlements in the deescalation zone.
10:40, 03 February 2020
The watchdog said the apartment purchases "could be for the purposes of laundering money from Syria into Moscow."
02:30, 12 November 2019
U.S. officials say they have information Assad may be planning a chemical attack in the northwestern province of Idlib.
16:35, 25 August 2018
Authorities in Lebanon and Syria did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
17:58, 21 June 2018
Assad is involved in Russia's attempts to legalize the illegal annexation of Crimea.
00:56, 16 April 2018
It was Russian Duma member Dmitry Sablin who first revealed information about the vacation of Assad's children in Artek in 2017.
20:59, 15 April 2018
The official noted that Russia's aggressive statements and warnings failed to stop the just punishment for the Assad regime.
15:55, 14 April 2018
<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting with his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad in Sochi on November 20, during which he announced plans to end the military operation in that country, according to the Kremlin's official website.</p>
14:03, 21 November 2017
<p>The UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria has gathered enough evidence for President Bashar al-Assad to be convicted of war crimes, a prominent member of the commission, Carla del Ponte, said in remarks published on Sunday, according to Reuters.</p>
23:50, 13 August 2017
<p>The United States has identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children. The activities are similar to preparations the regime made before its April 4, 2017 chemical weapons attack, White House press secretary Sean Spicer wrote on Twitter.</p>
11:30, 27 June 2017
<p>Israel's military said on Wednesday it believes Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces still possess several tonnes of chemical weapons, issuing the assessment two weeks after a chemical attack that killed nearly 90 people in Syria, according to Reuters.</p>
10:46, 20 April 2017
<p>The French foreign minister has said that France's intelligence services have evidence that the Syrian government carried out the alleged chemical weapons attack on a rebel village earlier this month, The Independent reports.</p>
23:20, 19 April 2017
<p>Though still evolving, President Donald Trump's plans for Syria have come into clearer view since he ordered cruise missiles fired on a Syrian air base to punish Assad for a chemical weapons attack, The Associated Press reports.</p>
21:10, 18 April 2017
<p>U.S. Vice President Mike Pence put North Korea on notice on Monday saying neither the United States nor South Korea would tolerate further missile and nuclear tests, with U.S. attacks in Syria and Afghanistan showing its resolve, according to Reuters.</p>
11:54, 17 April 2017
<p>White House national security adviser H. R. McMaster says it is time for tough talks with Russia over its support for Assad's regime and its "subversive" actions in Europe, according to online newspaper Ukrainska Pravda referring to Reuters.</p>
23:55, 16 April 2017
<p>Britain is pushing western nations to impose new sanctions on Russia if Moscow fails to curb ties with Bashar al Assad amid the escalation of Syrian conflict, according to The Times.</p>
09:20, 10 April 2017
<p>Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Friday indicated a willingness to work with Democrats toward drafting new sanctions targeting Russia in response to Moscow’s unwavering support for Syrian President Bashar Assad, according to The Washington Times.</p>
17:40, 09 April 2017