Support the Kurds is an element of US double strategy in Syria


Washington has pursued a two-pronged strategy in Syria, trying to tackle ISIS and weaken President Bashar al-Assad and his allies by supporting the Kurds, but these goals risk canceling each other out. Although many have hoped that the new US administration would readjust its approach to Syria, Donald Trump’s policy appears to be similar to the one carried out by the Obama administration. It entails among other things empowering the…


Again innocents: US-led coalition kills hundreds of civilians in Raqqa


The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights believed the strike was carried out by the American  coalition. Hundreds of civilians were killed in an air strike delivered by the US-led coalition on the town of Mansura in the Raqqa province in north Syria, the news agency Anadolu reported on Wednesday. According to the agency’s data, the air strike targeted a school housing displaced people. Meanwhile a group of activists а  «Raqqa…


The Syrians captured arsenal with British missiles near Damascus


Today, the Syrian military source reported on the unexpected for the terrorist raid in the province of Damascus, near the neighborhoods of the Syrian capital. The main priority of the army of Bashar al-Assad was the interception of the jihadists vehicle, which was loaded by a large quantity of ammunition for small arms and other various weapons, including missiles of British production. According to a military source, the soldiers of…


The United States and Turkey will face off in Syria


In the center of this conflict, the Kurds, whom Ankara considers terrorists, and Washington is the key force in the struggle against the radicals The United States and Turkey can start the clashes in Syria due to the fact that Washington and Ankara have different agenda in the conflict in that country, and relate differently to the Syrian Kurds. If the White house consider them to be the most effective…


ISIS militants use drones with explosives


The victims of the ISIS terrorists in the East of the Iraqi Mosul were, nine civilians, and another 14 were wounded, according to Anadolu news Agency, citing major General in the Iraqi army, Abdulmehdi Kerim Amiri. According to him, the terrorists sent to freed by security forces neighborhoods of Mosul drones with explosives. The attack of  ISIS terrorists in the area of Karaj in the East of Mosul killed two…


Decentralization is the only way to preserve Syria


Russia appears to be in favor of resolving the Syrian conflict through decentralization, which will see Damascus transfer some of its powers to local authorities, said Dr. Emre Ersen, calling this plan “the only way” to prevent the war-torn country from falling apart. “Currently Russia is trying to present itself as a mediator between different groups fighting in Syria. In order to do that it should appeal to non-Arab ethnic…


Political solution of Syrian crisis is closer: All hopes on meeting in Astana


On January 5th the official website of the United Nations published UN Security Council resolution number 2336, which was adopted on the night from December 31 to January 1. In this resolution approved the Russian-Turkish agreement on Syria. The draft resolution was unanimously adopted, although some of the members of the Council tried to give their interpretation of the adopted document. What does the resolution 2336 mean? It authorizes the…


Aleppo back to life: Russian army presented the Syrians ‘peace’ for Christmas (photos)


  Оn the night of 21st December thousands of people gathered in the streets of Aleppo to celebrate the great feast of Eid al-Milad al-Majid – i.e Christmas! Azizieh square, in western part of the city, which is under government control, its first Christmas tree-lighting. Balconies of houses around the square were festooned with Syrian and Russian flags, as hundreds of members of the Christian minority of what was once Syria’s biggest city, celebrated a return…


Turkey aims to establish in Syria a puppet state


The situation of ISIS and other groups in Syria remains in shambles. Assad’s army demonstrated heroism and high training level. Russian Aerospace Forces and the Russian Fleet held a new large-scale operation. Kurds and Turkey also have the success. However, the success of the latter can be «expensive» for everyone: Ankara clearly aimed at creating in Syria a new unrecognized quasi-state. On Tuesday, the Russian Aerospace Forces and the Russian…


SECRET DOCUMENTS: ISIS were decreed not to shoot down US coalition aircraft


There are some  photos of a decree by ISIS leaders instructing its fighters not to attack US-led coalition aircraft operating over Mosul and the surrounding area. The document, discovered in the recently-liberated Iraqi city of Bakhdida, about 32 km southeast of the ISIS-held stronghold of Mosul, explicitly tells jihadis not to attack any coalition aircraft over Mosul or its suburbs. This  decree was discovered by Assyrian Christian militia on an information stand in central Bakhdida, at a so-called ISIS ‘mobilization center’….