Important decisions without final statement: In Astana hosted a regular meeting on Syria

A document adopted at the Astana talks on a joint trilateral group to monitor the ceasefire in Syria and facilitate the elaboration of confidence-building measures among the warring sides has been the main result of the meeting in the Kazakh capital, said Sergei Vershinin, a senior Russian diplomat. “A specific result of what has taken place in Astana is the adoption of a provision on a joint group to comprise…


West has no right to decide: Syria’s fate in Syrians` hands

The West has no right to decide on Syria’s future instead of Syrians themselves, President Bashar Assad said on Thursday. “The West cannot choose what is better for Syria: I or ISIS. This can be done only by the citizens of Syria,” Assad said. “The Western countries should be preoccupied by a problem of how to protect their own people from terrorism threat. We saw that extremists attacked France and…


Peace comes to Syria: The first group of Syrian combat engineers, prepared by Russian, started to clear Arab country of mines

The Russian Anti-Mine Center prepared the first group of Syrian combat engineers to clear Syria of mines and transferred the relevant equipment, Russia’s Defense Minister Army General Sergey Shoigu said at a meeting with UN Special Representative for Syria Staffan de Mistura. “You know that there are unique historical and cultural monuments there and actually all of them have been mined. In order to make our scope of work broader…


A new wave of aggression: Pentagon plans to redeploy troops to Syria

According to the CNN, the US Department of Defense is considering the feasibility of a proposal to redeploy combat troops in the north of Syria. “It is possible that in Syria, at any particular time, will be regular forces “, the source of television said. He, however, made a reservation that the final decision is for the president of  US Donald Trump. According to various sources, US military contingent in…

epa05767558 Residents walk next to destroyed buildings in the Bustan Alqasr neighborhood, one of the eastern neighborhoods in the city of Aleppo, northern Syria, 02 February 2017. The Syrian army recaptured last month the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo that were held by gunmen for more than four years.  EPA/YOUSSEF BADAWI

Damascus demands apologies from countries, which are guilty of the suffering of Syrians

According to the Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Adib Mayalah, the Syrian government will demand apologies from the countries that were destroying Syria and now seek a role in its reconstruction. He said the Syrian authorities were keeping an eye on the companies that had announced their bid to provide services in restoration of Syria’s national economy. “The countries that were trying to destroy the Syrian state by backing…


What Syrian people truly want?

  What Syrian people truly want is to bring an end to the devastating war which has lasted for nearly six years, said Joost Hiltermann, program director for the Middle East and North Africa at the International Crisis Group, adding that they will support any force which brings peace to the embattled Arab country. “What the Syrian people want is peace. What they don’t want is ongoing fighting. They will…


Russia saves Syrians: 6,300 civilians received humanitarian aid in the past 24 hours

Officers of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of opposing sides in Syria have carried out seven humanitarian missions in the past 24 hours, delivering aid to 6,300 civilians, the Center said in an information bulletin. “As many as seven humanitarian missions have been carried out in the past 24 hours, a total of 3.8 tons of bread, 3,000 hot meals and 400 food sets were delivered to 6,300 civilians. They…


Media: The terrorists announced the launch of a new campaign in northwest Syria

The military commander of the extremist coalition “Tahrir al-Sham” Hashem el-Sheikh  announced the launch of a “new battle” against the government army in north-west Syria. He gave a video message in which he called “mobilize all resources” to conduct the campaign. Al-Sheikh for the first time appeared on the screens after the organization “Jabhat Fatah al-Sham” (formerly “Jabhat en-Nusra”) united under its aegis all the radical formation in Idlib province….


Pentagon tells when Raqqa will be liberated from ISIS

The phase to encircle and isolate ISIS` stronghold of Raqqa in Syria continues and will be completed within several weeks, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Col. John Dorian said. He explained the isolation phase is intended to eliminate the ability of ISIS  to get fighters and equipment in and out of the city. “Once Raqqa is isolated, ISIS will not be able to reinforce fighters in Raqqa and those in the…


Syrian war: All eyes on strategic town of al-Bab (VIDEO)

The advance of the Syrian army on ISIS positions in the east of Aleppo province caught the terrorists by surprise. Now the Syrian infantry successfully overcame three barrier boundaries which were put up by ISIS on the outskirts of al-Bab. According to a military source, the Syrian infantry from Hanaser is closing in on Lake Assad reservoir. Meanwhile, other army units are heading in from Tayara village towards al-Bab through…