Iran's Rouhani Accuses U.S. Over Nuclear Deal

Iran's Rouhani Accuses U.S. Over Nuclear Deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who was sworn-in for a second term on Saturday (August 5), has accused the United

Syrian Army Takes Last Isis-Held Town In Homs – Monitor

Syrian Army Takes Last Isis-Held Town In Homs – Monitor

 Syrian government and allied forces have taken the last major town

Turkey Replaces Army, Air Force And Navy Commanders

Turkey Replaces Army, Air Force And Navy Commanders

 Turkey on Wednesday (August 8) replaced the heads of the army, air force and navy, after their terms in office

Russia Announces 'De-Escalation Zone' North Of Syria's City Of Homs

Russia Announces 'De-Escalation Zone' North Of Syria's City Of Homs

Russia's Defense Ministry and Syria's opposition have agreed

Rouhani Says Iran Will Respond To Any New U.S. Sanctions

Rouhani Says Iran Will Respond To Any New U.S. Sanctions

 Iran will reciprocate if the United States imposes new sanctions

Turkey Wants To Avoid Fallout From German Tensions, Says Turkish PM

Turkey Wants To Avoid Fallout From German Tensions, Says Turkish PM

 Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told executives from German

Trump: I Am Not A Fan Of Assad

Trump: I Am Not A Fan Of Assad

 U.S. President Donald Trump said he is not a fan of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as “some

Aleppo's Limping Recovery Shows Limits Of Battered Syrian State

Aleppo's Limping Recovery Shows Limits Of Battered Syrian State

In eastern Aleppo, bodies still lie under the rubble, graveyards are full, people are short of electricity and bread,

Hezbollah Targets Nusra Positions On Lebanon-Syria Border

Hezbollah Targets Nusra Positions On Lebanon-Syria Border

 Media run by Lebanon's Shia militia Hezbollah published a

U.S. Special Envoy Says SDF Cleared 30 Percent Of Raqqa

U.S. Special Envoy Says SDF Cleared 30 Percent Of Raqqa

 Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have cleared 30 percent of Raqqa

Germany Summons Turkish Ambassador To Protest Arrests Of Activists

Germany Summons Turkish Ambassador To Protest Arrests Of Activists

 Germany has summoned the Turkish ambassador to protest Ankara's arrest of six human rights activists

Heavy Rains Cause Floods In Istanbul

Heavy Rains Cause Floods In Istanbul

 Heavy rainfall triggered flash floods in Istanbul on Tuesday (July 18), with water gushing through subways and

Erdogan Rules Out Lifting State Of Emergency

Erdogan Rules Out Lifting State Of Emergency

 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday (July 12)

Cleric Gulen Says He Would Not Flee U.S. To Avoid Extradition To Turkey

Cleric Gulen Says He Would Not Flee U.S. To Avoid Extradition To Turkey

Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based Muslim cleric accused by Turkey of

U.N.’S De Mistura: Syrian Kurds Should Participate In Drafting New Constitution

U.N.’S De Mistura: Syrian Kurds Should Participate In Drafting New Constitution

 United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said the Syrian Kurds who are fighting the Islamic

Germany Starts Withdrawing Troops From Turkish Air Base

Germany Starts Withdrawing Troops From Turkish Air Base

 German jets were seen landing at Incirlik on Monday (July 10), a day after Germany began pulling its troops out

Syrian War Monitor Says Isis Leader Baghdadi Killed

Syrian War Monitor Says Isis Leader Baghdadi Killed

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday (July 11) that Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr

Turkey Imposes Curfew On 15 Areas In Eastern Turkey

Turkey Imposes Curfew On 15 Areas In Eastern Turkey

 Turkish authorities have imposed a curfew on 15 areas in

Amnesty Urges Leaders To Stand Up To Turkish Rights Violations

Amnesty Urges Leaders To Stand Up To Turkish Rights Violations

Amnesty International urged world leaders on Saturday (July 8) to stand up to "hyper-nationalist"

Russia Hits Isis Targets In Syria With Advanced Cruise Missiles

Russia Hits Isis Targets In Syria With Advanced Cruise Missiles

 Russian strategic bombers fired advanced cruise missiles at

Turkey's Opposition Leader Launches Court Challenge As He Marches To Istanbul

Turkey's Opposition Leader Launches Court Challenge As He Marches To Istanbul

Turkey's main opposition leader launched a European court appeal on Tuesday (July 4) over an April vote that

Isis Militants Withdraw From Last Territory They Held In Aleppo

Isis Militants Withdraw From Last Territory They Held In Aleppo

 Islamic State (ISIS) militants are no longer in control of the last territory they held in Aleppo province,

Tweeting Aleppo Girl One Of Internet's Most Influential People

Tweeting Aleppo Girl One Of Internet's Most Influential People

 An eight-year-old Syrian girl who drew global attention with her

Germany Warns Erdogan Security Involved In Scuffles To Stay Away From G20

Germany Warns Erdogan Security Involved In Scuffles To Stay Away From G20

 German authorities have warned Turkey that members of

Disenchanted Families Flee Islamic State In Raqqa

Disenchanted Families Flee Islamic State In Raqqa

 Khadouja al-Humri fled Raqqa with her jihadist husband six months ago, fearing an Islamic State (ISIS) purge as

Car Bomb In Syria's Idlib Province Kills 10 - War Monitor

Car Bomb In Syria's Idlib Province Kills 10 - War Monitor

 A car bomb killed 10 people in Syria's rebel-held Idlib

SDF Battle Isis In Fierce Clashes In Raqqa's Al-Qadisiyah Neighborhood

SDF Battle Isis In Fierce Clashes In Raqqa's Al-Qadisiyah Neighborhood

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have been involved in fierce clashes with

Hezbollah Says Future Israel War Could Draw Hundreds Of Thousands Of Fighters

Hezbollah Says Future Israel War Could Draw Hundreds Of Thousands Of Fighters

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday (June 23) that a

Putin, Erdogan Mark Start Of Deep Sea Construction Of Gas Pipeline

Putin, Erdogan Mark Start Of Deep Sea Construction Of Gas Pipeline

 Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir

Erdogan Says Turkey Disapproves ‘Iranian Expansionism’ In Iraq, Syria

Erdogan Says Turkey Disapproves ‘Iranian Expansionism’ In Iraq, Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday (June 16) expressed

SDF Pushes Towards Raqqa's Masakan Area

SDF Pushes Towards Raqqa's Masakan Area

 Kurdish-led forces in Syria said on Friday (June 16) they plan to push on to the Masaken area of Raqqa having

Erdogan Decries Isolation Of Qatar As 'Inhumane'

Erdogan Decries Isolation Of Qatar As 'Inhumane'

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday (June 13) denounced the isolation of Qatar as "inhumane and against

Saudi Says Qatar Must Implement 'Promises Made' Over Extremist Groups

Saudi Says Qatar Must Implement 'Promises Made' Over Extremist Groups

 Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, said on Tuesday (June 6) Qatar must take several steps,

Raqqa Campaign Will Be Long And Difficult Battle, U.S. Special Envoy Says

Raqqa Campaign Will Be Long And Difficult Battle, U.S. Special Envoy Says

The U.S.-backed campaign to capture Raqqa, the Islamic State's (ISIS) de-facto capital in Syria, will

Merkel: Germany Must Keep Talking With Turkey After Troops Quit Air Base

Merkel: Germany Must Keep Talking With Turkey After Troops Quit Air Base

 It is important that Germany and its NATO ally Turkey keep talking

Trump Says Mideast Trip Paid Off With Crackdown On Funding 'Extremism'

Trump Says Mideast Trip Paid Off With Crackdown On Funding 'Extremism'

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his trip to the Middle East

SDF Declares Strategic Dam Free From Islamic State

SDF Declares Strategic Dam Free From Islamic State

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) liberated on Sunday (June 4) a dam on the

Germany Looking To 'Normalization' Of Relationship With Turkey

Germany Looking To 'Normalization' Of Relationship With Turkey

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said he will strive to defuse the

Egyptian Warplanes Bomb Targets In Libya After Attack On Christians

Egyptian Warplanes Bomb Targets In Libya After Attack On Christians

 Egyptian air force planes on Friday (May 26) carried out strikes

Turkey Launches 'One Of The Biggest Operations' In Past 30 Years Against PKK

Turkey Launches 'One Of The Biggest Operations' In Past 30 Years Against PKK

Turkish armed forces have launched “one of the biggest operations in the past 30 years” against the

U.S.-Led Airstrikes Kill Dozens Of Civilians In Isis-Held Syrian Town

U.S.-Led Airstrikes Kill Dozens Of Civilians In Isis-Held Syrian Town

 A series of airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition killed over 100

Syrian Rebels Reject Russia's Proposal For Safe Zones

Syrian Rebels Reject Russia's Proposal For Safe Zones

Syria's armed opposition on Thursday (May 4) rejected a Russian plan to create safe zones in Syria, calling it a

U.N. Commissioner For Human Rights Concerned At Due Process In Turkey Purges

U.N. Commissioner For Human Rights Concerned At Due Process In Turkey Purges

 U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein

At U.N., U.S. Calls For Pressure On Russia To Try To End Syria War

At U.N., U.S. Calls For Pressure On Russia To Try To End Syria War

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations pushed the U.N. Security

Turkey Detains 800 People Over Suspected Links To U.S.-Based Cleric

Turkey Detains 800 People Over Suspected Links To U.S.-Based Cleric

Turkish authorities detained 800 people overnight suspected of links to

Hundreds Protest Turkey Referendum Results In Central Istanbul

Hundreds Protest Turkey Referendum Results In Central Istanbul

 Several hundred protesters marched through central Istanbul on Saturday (April 22) to demonstrate against the

Evacuations From Besieged Syrian Towns End After Two-Day Halt

Evacuations From Besieged Syrian Towns End After Two-Day Halt

The evacuation of Syrian civilians and fighters from four besieged towns was completed on Friday (April 21) after a

SDF Liberates Two Towns As March On Raqqa Continues

SDF Liberates Two Towns As March On Raqqa Continues

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) liberated two more towns during the

Erdogan To Meet U.S. President Trump On May 16-17

Erdogan To Meet U.S. President Trump On May 16-17

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday (April 20) he would

Syrian Government Takes Control Of Former Rebel-Held Towns

Syrian Government Takes Control Of Former Rebel-Held Towns

 After the evacuation of rebels and their families, the towns of