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…

10.02.2017
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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…

10.02.2017
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The course for victory: New successes of Syrian troops in Syria

  The Syrian government forces have destroyed 4,608 facilities of the ISIS with the assistance of Russia’s air task force since the beginning of this year. About it said Chief of the Russian General Staff’s Main Operations Department Lieutenant-General Sergey Rudskoi. “The government troops supported by the Russian air task force are currently conducting an offensive against the terrorist grouping of the ISIS. A total of 4,608 terrorist facilities have…

09.02.2017
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«Moderate» terrorists left mined toys in Aleppo

  Russian sappers, among other objects, have to defuse toys. As we know, before Aleppo was captured by government forces, the terrorists, in a disgusting act of desperation, had tied by grenades children’s toys. Jihadists mined dolls and left them in the destroyed school, because they wanted that children or soldiers «would find their death». The school itself served as an arsenal for terrorists when they tried to fight off…

08.02.2017
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China provides grant humanitarian aid to Syria

On 5th of February Chinese Ambassador to Syria Qi Qianjin and the head of Planning and International Cooperation Commission of SAR Imad Sabouni signed two cooperation agreements worth 16 million dollars on providing humanitarian aid to the Syrian people. According to the agreements, Сhina will provide two batches of humanitarian aid: the first batch is worth 40 million yuan while the second is estimated at 70 million yuan ( a…

07.02.2017
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New round of talks on Syrian conflict started in Astana

A session of the joint task group, comprising representatives of Russia, Turkey and Iran, on the ceasefire in Syria, has begun in Kazakhstan’s Astana. On Monday about this event told a source close to the situation. “The session of the joint task group of Russia, Iran and Turkey began at 10:00 a.m. local time (4:00 a.m. GMT),” the source said. The meeting is also attended by representatives of the United…

06.02.2017
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Western countries can only talk: Syrians thank Russia for humanitarian aid

  On Wednesday employees of the Russian Center for Syrian Reconciliation provided a nursing home for elderly people, located in the eastern part of Aleppo, with humanitarian assistance. Also the reconciliation center said in a statement that it had carried out five humanitarian operations in Syria’s Aleppo in the past 24 hours, providing civilians with 3.7 tons of aid. The Russian Defense Ministry noted that international organizations do not render…

03.02.2017
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Hope dies last: Trump promises to support people suffering from Syrian conflict

US President Donald Trump promised to find opportunities to support people, who have been affected by a humanitarian crisis in Syria despite Washington’s move to prevent Syrian refugees from entering the United States. “I have tremendous feeling for the people involved in this horrific humanitarian crisis in Syria. My first priority will always be to protect and serve our country, but as President I will find ways to help all…

03.02.2017
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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…

03.02.2017
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During past 24 hours Syrian troops liberated from militants eight settlements

Russian representatives in the Russian-Turkish commission on the Syrian truce have registered three violations of the ceasefire regime over the past 24 hours. “The Russian part of the joint Russian-Turkish commission on issues related to violations of the Joint Agreement has registered 3 violations over the past 24 hours in Latakia (2), and Hama (1) provinces. The Turkish side has registered 9 violations: three in Damascus, three in Aleppo, one…

02.02.2017
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