Militants continued their shellings of Aleppo: over 20 killed, 40 injured

According to the spokesman for the Russian center for Syrian reconciliation at the Hmeimim, militants from the al-Nusra Front and Ahrar ash-Sham armed groups continued their shellings of northern Syrian city of Aleppo and killed at least 20 and injured more than 40 people. He added that the militants attacked administrative buildings, as well as residential areas. “Militants from al-Nusra Front terrorist group and Ahrar ash-Sham armed group conducted mortar attack against Aleppo’s districts of Meydan and al-Muhafaza,”…


Syrian Foreign Minister accuses Ukraine, USA, France and Great Britain of ‘Double Standards’

The Syrian Foreign Ministry has sent a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, accusing the countries that refused to label Ahrar ash-Sham and Jaysh al-Islam as terrorist groups of double standards. “The refusal of the US, France, Britain and Ukraine in the UN Security Council to list Ahrar ash-Sham and Jaysh al-Islam as terrorist organizations proves that those countries continue their double standard policy in fighting terrorism and…


Over 40,000 foreign terrorists from 100 countries fight in Syria

According to the US Department of State Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism Justin Siberel, more than 40,000 foreigners from over 100 countries arrived to Syria to fight for various factions like ISIS extremist group. The official said the number has been provided by the US intelligence community. Siberell underlined that international efforts have made it more difficult for terrorists to enter the conflict zone. Besides, he added that ISIS  increased attacks in Syria by 39 %  in 2015. “While ISIL was responsible for…


A little syrian girl receive medical treatment in Moscow after losing legs in Aleppo

A ten-year-old girl from Syria arrived in Moscow to receive an operation after losing both of her legs in a terrorist attack in Aleppo. Russia’s Defense Ministry transported the girl and her mom in from the Khmeimim airbase in Latakia province. Sidra Zaarur successfully made it to Moscow and is due to receive bone realignment surgery on her legs in one of the city’s hospitals. “Both of Sidra’s legs have been maimed….


Syrians received a new batch of Russian humanitarian aid

Food aid materials were delivered to the families displaced from al-Zara village who fled the crimes of terrorist organizations. The aid, offered by Russia, were distributed to families residing in al-Alamen village and surrounding areas in Hama countryside. According to the representative of the Russian center in Hmeimem Sergey Ivanov, 16 tons of humanitarian relief aids were distributed, adding that the step would ease the suffering of the families who…


Militants in Syria continue to receive weapons and support from Turkey

Al-Nusra Front remains a major destabilizing factor in Syria. A terrorist group is receiving daily arms shipments across the border from Turkey. “Damascus is being continuously shelled from Eastern Ghouta. There were numerous attempts to capture power station near Homs and block the road connecting Aleppo and Damascus. The flow of trucks carrying weapons and ammunition from Turkey continues, with border crossings reported on daily basis,” – said the Russian…


Al-Nusra Front attacked a number of settlements in Syria’s provinces

According to the Russian Defense Ministry, militants from the al-Nusra Front jihadist group have attacked a number of settlements in Syria’s provinces of Idlib, Hama, Homs and Latakia in the past 24 hours. “Terrorist formations of al-Nusra Front have shelled settlement of Al-Fuah in the province of Idlib, airport in the province of Hama and settlement of Mesherfa in Homs province. Troops of the terrorist group had also shelled Hakur Tahtani, Rasha and Ard Wata in Latakia province,” the ministry said in a…


Victims of ISIS 18+: New mass grave of civilians found far from Palmyra

The bodies of 65 people were  found in a mass grave in Palmyra. “They were executed either by beheading or by shooting,”  a military source said. Then the bodies were transferred to a military hospital in the provincial capital of Homs, and some of them have been identified. The discovery of the mass grave was confirmed by the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. According to the group, ISIS executed at least 280 people…


New success of the Syrian Armed Force: three liberated villages from ISIS near Raqqa

US Department of Defense spokesperson Peter Cook said in a briefing on Thursday, that the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF)  freed three villages near Raqqa from ISIS  as part of an operation to retake the city. “There is activity north of Raqqa, and my understanding is three villages that were held by ISIL  may no longer be held by ISIL at this point. It continues to be an effort to isolate Raqqa and challenge ISIL in as many ways as possible”, …


The Russian Coordination center: 5 breaches of cessation of hostilities agreement observed in Aleppo

Terrorist groups breached the cessation of hostilities agreement in Syria 5 times in the past 24 hours, raising the total number of beaches to 596 since the agreement came into effect on 27 February 2016, the Russian Coordination center said. The center, based in Hmeimim airbase, added in a statement on Wednesday that five breaches were observed in Aleppo where the so-called Jaish al-Islam targeted the two neighborhoods of al-Zahraa…