Syria


Officials: U.S. Strike Hits Pro-Assad Forces Syria

U.S. officials say an American airstrike has hit pro-Syrian government forces in southern Syria as they were setting up fighting positions in a protected area. The officials say the strike…

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Galant: Eliminate Assad, Then Work on Iran

The time has come to eliminate Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, according to Housing Minister Yoav Galant. Speaking at a defense conference in Tel Aviv on Tuesday, Galant, former head of…

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Syria Fighting Eases as Russian Deal Takes Effect

Fighting between Syrian rebel and government forces eased on Saturday as a Russian-led effort to shore up a ceasefire took effect, although battles continued on important frontlines near Hama and…

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Russia, Iran, Turkey Agree on Syria Safe Zones

Russia, Turkey and Iran signed on Thursday a memorandum on creating safe zones in Syria, while the delegation of the armed Syrian opposition walked out and shouted angrily after a…

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Trump, Putin Signal New Effort to Cooperate on Syria

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled the prospect of increased cooperation in Syria on Tuesday, in what the White House called a “very good” phone discussion that…

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