Mattis expects 're-energized' effort against IS in Syria

Apr 26 2018

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday that he expected a “re-energized” effort against Islamic State militants in eastern Syria in the coming days.

Israel will hit Tehran if Iran attacks Tel Aviv: Minister

Apr 26 2018

Israel would retaliate against any Iranian attack on Tel Aviv by striking Tehran, Israel’s defense min said in remarks published, as the arch-foes faced off over Syria.

IS trying to foment migration wave to Europe: UN

Apr 26 2018

Islamic State (IS) commanders fleeing Syria are conspiring with extremist groups in Africa to foment and infiltrate a new migration wave destined for Europe.

UN-EU conference raises $4.4 billion in aid for Syria

Apr 26 2018

International donors at a UN-EU humanitarian conference have pledged $4.4 billion to fund critical aid programmes in war-torn Syria throughout 2018.

Turkey's central bank says to keep policy tight after hiking rate

Apr 25 2018

Turkey’s central bank will keep monetary policy tight until the inflation outlook displays a significant improvement and becomes consistent with its targets, it said.

Russian envoy plays down tensions with Israel over Syria strikes

Apr 25 2018

Russian envoy plays down tensions with Israel over Syria strikes, saying they were not the reason for Moscow’s proposed supply of advanced air defence system to Damascus

Russian civilians helping Assad use military base back home

Apr 25 2018

Kremlin says it has nothing to do with Russian civilians fighting in Syria but on three recent occasions groups of men flying in from Damascus headed straight to Molkino.

Israel warns Syria not to use Russian missiles against its aircraft

Apr 25 2018

Israel's Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel will strike back if Syria uses Russian S-300 missiles against its air force.

Russia's Lavrov says US has no intention to leave Syria: RIA

Apr 24 2018

Lavrov said the United States had to intention to leave Syria despite Washington saying it had such plans, the RIA state news agency said.

Russia says no decision yet on delivery of S-300 missiles to Syria

Apr 23 2018

Lavrov said that Russia had not yet decided whether it would deliver S-300 missile systems to Syria, but would not make a secret of the matter if it took such a decision.

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