Any action of ISIS militants will be thwarted: Russian aviation kills 80 terrorists trying to move to Palmyra from Raqqa


Russia’s Aerospace Force has destroyed three convoys of ISIS, killing 80 militants, a source in the Russian Defense Ministry told on Thursday. “During the night of May 31 to June 1, members of the Islamic State terror group made another attempt to move to the Palmyra area. Three militant convoys left Raqqa under the cover of the night and headed south using various routes, their movement was detected by Russian…


Chaos and destructions: Damascus urges the United Nations to halt the US-led coalition airstrikes


Damascus sent letters to the UN Secretary General and the UN Security Council (UNSC), calling for the cessation of the US-led coalition airstrikes in Syria as it causes numerous deaths among civilians and violates international law. The 69-member US-led coalition is conducting airstrikes, ground-based and rocket-propelled artillery fire against ISIS terrorist group on the territory of Syria and Iraq. The strikes in Iraq are conducted in support of the Iraqi…


A deadly mistake: US-led coalition’s airstrike in Syria killed at least 20 civilians


At least 20 civilians were killed and seven more were wounded in an airstrike delivered by the US-led international coalition in the Syria province of Raqqa, SANA news agency said on Sunday citing its sources. According to SANA, the incident took place eight kilometers south of the city of Raqqa, between the settlements of Ratla and Qasara, on Saturday evening. Two of those wounded are in critical conditions. The US…


Western countries continue to shut their eyes to chemical incidents in Syria


Some Western countries continue to cynically shut their eyes to numerous outrageous incidents with the use of chemical weapons in Syria. The numerous instances of chemical weapons’ use by militants, which even in the opinion of Western media has become terrorists’ normal practice during their defense of Mosul expressly testifies to the scope of the problem of chemical terrorism in the Middle East. Meanwhile, Russia has been drawing attention for…


ISIS leader and other militants are fleeing Mosul like rats (VIDEO)


A representative of the Democratic Party of Kurdistan in Mosul, Said Mamuziny, told that the leader of ISIS, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, has escaped the Iraqi city of Mosul as the fall of the city nears. According to him, Al-Baghdadi has allegedly fled to the Syrian border. Presumably he is in the area between Deir ez-Zor and the Iraqi border. Other terrorists are also fleeing the city, herewith many emirs of…


Turkey wants to fight Kurds by the hands of Free Syrian Army


Turkey has ostensibly spent three months training a large rebel force planning to deploy them against the People’s Protection Units (YPG), a commander of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) told. “Turkey is in the process of creating an army manned by the FSA fighters to carry out an operation against the YPG. This force will also be tasked with patrolling the security zone between Jarabulus and Idlib. This training has…


Russian aircraft carried out 4 times more missile attacks than US-led coalition

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The Russian Aerospace Forces have carried out three times more sorties delivered four times more missile and bomb attacks in Syria than the international coalition. “The comparative analysis of results of actions in Syria by Russia’s aviation and the international coalition shows that Russian Aerospace Forces, which had fewer aircraft, carried out three times more sorties and delivered four times more missile and bomb attacks”, – said Russian Defense Minister…


The withdrawal of militants continues from eastern and western Syrian suburbs


  Sunday saw the complete withdrawal of militants from the western Syrian city of Homs, which was the first city where the so-called opposition confronted President Assad and his government. After the sappers enter the district al-Waer it will be decided, whether the mass media representatives will be allowed to visit the last liberated district. The final eleventh stage of militant withdrawal started on Saturday with over 2,500 people leaving…


The sixth round of inter-Syrian talks in Geneva ended without breakthroughs


The sixth round of Syrian peace settlement talks has ended in Geneva without any breakthrough decisions. It lasted only four days – from May 16 through to May 19 – and was devoted to discussions of an initiative by the UN Secretary General’s special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura for a mechanism of expert consultations on constitutional and legal issues. As a result, the parties to the talks managed…


Seven-month battle for Mosul is seen to be nearing its close


According to US Joint Special Operations Command reports, elements of the Iraqi elite Counter Terrorism Service overwhelmed the Ureibi and Rifaie districts of Mosul. As Iraqi forces, backed by the US military, have pushed into those final areas of Mosul still occupied by ISIS, the brutal seven-month urban battle for the city is seen to be nearing its close. A densely populated area of narrow streets, Mosul’s Old City —…