Syria


Israel Discloses Extent of Syrian Humanitarian Aid

Israel has lifted the cloak of secrecy around its humanitarian aid to Syria, revealing on Wednesday that it has provided hundreds of thousands of Syrians deprived of basic services by…

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Syrian Army Takes More Oil Fields From IS in Raqqa

The Syrian army backed by heavy Russian air strikes seized a string of oil wells in southwest Raqqa province on Saturday, as retreating Islamic State terrorists battle to defend their…

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Ceasefire in Southern Syria Goes Into Effect

An open-ended ceasefire in southern Syria brokered by the United States, Russia and Jordan came into effect on Sunday at noon. The agreement, announced Thursday after a meeting between President…

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Putin: Syrian Ceasefire Good for Israel, Too

A ceasefire deal to stop the fighting in southern Syria will be good for the region – including for Israel, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a press conference at…

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U.S., Russia Reach Deal on Syria Cease-Fire

The United States and Russia have reached agreement on a cease-fire in southwest Syria, three U.S. officials said Friday as President Donald Trump held his first meeting with Russian President…

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Netanyahu Calls Putin to Discuss Syrian Buffer Zone

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu called Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday to discuss the Israeli proposal for a buffer zone in southern Syria to keep Hezbollah and other hostile forces…

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U.S. Renews Offer of Syria Cooperation With Russia

The Trump administration has renewed an offer to cooperate with Russia in the Syrian conflict, including on military matters, ahead of President Donald Trump’s meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin…

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More Errant Syrian Mortar Shells Fall on Golan

Three mortar shells fell on the Golan Heights on Shabbos afternoon, the result of more errant fire from clashes between the Syrian Army and rebel groups on the Syrian side…

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