Syrian Army Regains Control Of Access To Aleppo Airport

Syrian Army Regains Control Of Access To Aleppo Airport

The Syrian army announced new advances on Sunday (December 4) including taking over the motorway leading to the

Fear Grows For Syrian Girl In Aleppo After Final Twitter Message

Fear Grows For Syrian Girl In Aleppo After Final Twitter Message

 A seven-year-old Syrian girl, whose depictions of daily life in besieged Aleppo gained a large Twitter

Turkish Police Detain Four Co-Mayors East, Southeast Of Country

Turkish Police Detain Four Co-Mayors East, Southeast Of Country

The Turkish government detained four more co-mayors in Kurdish-populated areas of the country as part of an ongoing

Turkish Foreign Minister Calls For Immediate Syria Ceasefire

Turkish Foreign Minister Calls For Immediate Syria Ceasefire

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called for an immediate ceasefire in, saying that President Bashar al-Assad

U.S. Secretary Of State Meets With U.N. Special Envoy For Syria

U.S. Secretary Of State Meets With U.N. Special Envoy For Syria

 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with the United Nations mediator for Syria, Staffan de Mistura for talks

Turkey Could Open Gates For Migrants, Refugees If Pushed By EU

Turkey Could Open Gates For Migrants, Refugees If Pushed By EU

 President Tayyip Erdogan warned on Friday (November 25) that Turkey could open its gates for migrants to Europe

Passenger Trains Collide In Iran, At Least 36 Killed

Passenger Trains Collide In Iran, At Least 36 Killed

At least 36 people were killed and 95 injured when two Iranian passenger trains collided near the city of Shahroud,

Court Jails Bitlis Co-Mayors In Eastern Turkey

Court Jails Bitlis Co-Mayors In Eastern Turkey

A Turkish court jailed the co-mayors of the eastern city of Bitlis on Friday (November 25) as well as four other

Syrian Rebels Say They've Taken Control Of Western Aleppo Suburb

Syrian Rebels Say They've Taken Control Of Western Aleppo Suburb

 A Syrian pro-rebel media outlet rebels had taken the suburb of Dahiyet al-Assad in western Aleppo in a rebel

Turkish Court Formally Arrests Co-Mayors Of Kurdish City Of Diyarbakir

Turkish Court Formally Arrests Co-Mayors Of Kurdish City Of Diyarbakir

 A Turkish court formally arrested Gultan Kisanak and Firat Anli, co-mayors of the largely Kurdish southeastern

Cumhuriyet Readers, Turkey Opposition Denounce Newspaper Detentions

Cumhuriyet Readers, Turkey Opposition Denounce Newspaper Detentions

Dozens of Turkish people and opposition leaders denounced the detention of a newspaper editor and a dozen senior

Turkey Urges Nationals To Leave Iraq Amid Mosul Fight

Turkey Urges Nationals To Leave Iraq Amid Mosul Fight

Turkey’s Foreign Ministry urged its nationals to leave Iraqi provinces where military operations are ongoing

Jaysh Al-Thuwar Regains Six Villages In Push Towards Al-Bab

Jaysh Al-Thuwar Regains Six Villages In Push Towards Al-Bab

A major component of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Jaysh al-Thuwar, liberated six villages on the outskirts of

Turkish Warplanes Hit YPG Positions In Syria

Turkish Warplanes Hit YPG Positions In Syria

Turkey’s military announced its warplanes had carried out 26 airstrikes against the Kurdish People’s

Turkey's Cavusoglu Calls For Syria Ground Operation To Defeat Isis

Turkey's Cavusoglu Calls For Syria Ground Operation To Defeat Isis

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday (October 12) that the coalition fighting Islamic

Russia Says Aleppo War Crimes Accusations Are 'Rhetoric'

Russia Says Aleppo War Crimes Accusations Are 'Rhetoric'

 French accusations that the bombing of Aleppo amounts to war crimes are “rhetoric”, Russian

Lavrov, Kerry To Attend Syria Talks On Saturday In Lausanne

Lavrov, Kerry To Attend Syria Talks On Saturday In Lausanne

 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will attend a meeting in Lausanne

Syrian Army, Rebels Wage Fierce Battles In Aleppo

Syrian Army, Rebels Wage Fierce Battles In Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fought battles in the center of Aleppo and north of the city on Friday and

Arab League Urges International Community To End Air Strikes In Aleppo

Arab League Urges International Community To End Air Strikes In Aleppo

 The Arab League called on the international community to bring an end to air strikes in Aleppo, where hundreds

Syria Presses Aleppo Advance, Tells Rebels To Leave

Syria Presses Aleppo Advance, Tells Rebels To Leave

 Syrian government and allied forces have advanced towards Aleppo, pursuing their week-old offensive to take the

U.S. Concerned Over Unrest In Southeast Turkey After Dismissal Of Mayors

U.S. Concerned Over Unrest In Southeast Turkey After Dismissal Of Mayors

The United State expressed concern over clashes between the Turkish military and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party

Syrians Shop For Eid Amid Hardship

Syrians Shop For Eid Amid Hardship

Sheep dealers are struggling to make money ahead of the annual Eid al-Adha holiday, when Muslims traditionally

Explosion Strikes Eastern City Of Van

Explosion Strikes Eastern City Of Van

A car bomb detonated near local government offices in the city of Van in the southeast of Turkey on Monday (September

Syrian State Determined To Recover All Areas, Says Assad

Syrian State Determined To Recover All Areas, Says Assad

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Monday (September 12) the state was determined to recover all areas from

Erdogan Says Turkey Has Proof Removed Mayors Supported PKK

Erdogan Says Turkey Has Proof Removed Mayors Supported PKK

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday (September 12) Turkey has evidence that mayors removed from two dozen

Turkish Shelling Kills Six Kurdish Fighters In Rojava

Turkish Shelling Kills Six Kurdish Fighters In Rojava

Up to six Kurdish fighters were killed in the canton of Afrin in Syria’s northern Kurdish region after Turkish

Syrian Kurdish Authorities: We Will Respond If Turkish Attacks Continue

Syrian Kurdish Authorities: We Will Respond If Turkish Attacks Continue

Authorities in the canton of Afrin said Kurdish forces will respond if attacks from the Turkish army continue in

Erdogan Announces Major Operation Against PKK

Erdogan Announces Major Operation Against PKK

Turkey is conducting the largest operation in its history against Kurdish fighters in the southeast and the removal

Turkish Opposition Leader Escapes Unharmed After Convoy Attack

Turkish Opposition Leader Escapes Unharmed After Convoy Attack

Turkey's opposition leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu's convoy was attacked while travelling in the northeast of

Car Bomb Kills At Least Eight In Turkey’s Cizre

Car Bomb Kills At Least Eight In Turkey’s Cizre

A car bomb explosion hit a police headquarters in Cizre, southeast of Turkey, on Friday (August 26), killing at least

Turkey Clearing Borders Of Militants To Prevent More Migrants, Says PM

Turkey Clearing Borders Of Militants To Prevent More Migrants, Says PM

Turkey aims to clear its borders of Islamic State (ISIS) and other groups to prevent a new flow of migrants and will

Image Of Boy Rescued From Rubble Becomes Symbol Of Besieged Aleppo

Image Of Boy Rescued From Rubble Becomes Symbol Of Besieged Aleppo

Children were pulled from the rubble of a building in Aleppo on Wednesday night (August 17), after it was hit by air

Turkish PM Blames PKK For Bomb Attacks In Southeast

Turkish PM Blames PKK For Bomb Attacks In Southeast

Two large car bombs attacked police stations in separate cities in Turkey on Thursday (August 18).

Iran Ready For Cooperation With Russia In Combating Isis

Iran Ready For Cooperation With Russia In Combating Isis

Russia is one of the countries dedicated to combating the so-called Islamic State (ISIS), and Iran is ready to have

U.S. Delivers Weapons To Lebanon To Counter Militant Threat

U.S. Delivers Weapons To Lebanon To Counter Militant Threat

The United States delivered 50 armored vehicles, 40 artillery pieces and 50 grenade launchers to the Lebanese army on

Putin And Erdogan Meet In Russia To Repair Ties

Putin And Erdogan Meet In Russia To Repair Ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan met in St. Petersburg on Tuesday

U.N. Calls For Urgent Humanitarian Pause In Aleppo Fighting

U.N. Calls For Urgent Humanitarian Pause In Aleppo Fighting

The United Nations called on Tuesday (August 9) for an urgent ceasefire in the divided Syrian city of Aleppo, where

Erdogan Vows To Cut Off Revenues Of Gulen-Linked Businesses

Erdogan Vows To Cut Off Revenues Of Gulen-Linked Businesses

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan vowed to cut off the revenues of businesses linked to the U.S.-based Turkish cleric

Obama Meets With Military Commanders For Isis Briefing

Obama Meets With Military Commanders For Isis Briefing

U.S. President Barack Obama met with senior military commanders to discuss his administration's plan to combat

U.N. Hopeful Of Humanitarian Pause In Aleppo Fighting

U.N. Hopeful Of Humanitarian Pause In Aleppo Fighting

The United Nations said that intensive diplomacy was going on to try to agree a humanitarian pause in the fighting in

SDF Regains Control Of Another Village North Of Manbij

SDF Regains Control Of Another Village North Of Manbij

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) regained control of another village in northern Manbij city, as military operations

SDF Near Full Control Of Manbij, Says Monitoring Group

SDF Near Full Control Of Manbij, Says Monitoring Group

The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), fighting against the Islamic State (ISIS), are almost in full control

Rescuers Say Toxic Gas Dropped On Syrian Town

Rescuers Say Toxic Gas Dropped On Syrian Town

A Syrian rescue service operating in rebel-held territory said on Tuesday (August 2) a helicopter dropped containers

Clashes Continue Between SDF-Backed Forces And Isis In Manbij

Clashes Continue Between SDF-Backed Forces And Isis In Manbij

Manbij Military Council (MMC) fighters backed by Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) continue to advance towards the city

Syrian Army, Rebels Clash In Aleppo

Syrian Army, Rebels Clash In Aleppo

The Syrian army backed by Russian fighter jets pounded rebel positions in the city of Aleppo on Tuesday (August 2) in

Turkey Dismisses Military, Shuts Media Outlets As Crackdown Deepens

Turkey Dismisses Military, Shuts Media Outlets As Crackdown Deepens

Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim attended a meeting of the country's Supreme Military Council on

Russia Says Starts Humanitarian Operation In Syria's Aleppo

Russia Says Starts Humanitarian Operation In Syria's Aleppo

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Thursday (July 28) the Russian and Syrian militaries would start a

Nusra Front Renames Itself Jabhat Fatah Al-Sham

Nusra Front Renames Itself Jabhat Fatah Al-Sham

The leader of the Syrian Islamist rebel group Nusra Front said on Thursday (July 27) it was cutting its ties with

Turkish Pm Says Risk Of Second Coup Attempt Not Over

Turkish Pm Says Risk Of Second Coup Attempt Not Over

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that the risk of another coup still remains but assured the public that

Human Rights Lawyer Detained In Istanbul

Human Rights Lawyer Detained In Istanbul

A prominent rights activist was taken under custody at Ataturk airport late on Thursday (July 21).