Syria’s ‘downing’ of Israeli F-16 marks new ‘strategic phase’ – Hezbollah

The Lebanese Shiite militia Hezbollah said the alleged downing of Israeli F-16 jet by Syrian forces marks “a new strategic phase” that puts an end to the violation of Syria’s sovereignty. “Today’s developments mean the old equations have categorically ended,” the group said on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Syrian officials reported that the country’s […]

WATCH Syria’s Afrin bombed by Turkish jets (VIDEO)

Published time: 20 Jan, 2018 16:11 Edited time: 20 Jan, 2018 16:14 The Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin has been bombed by Turkish F-16 jets as Ankara begins its military operation against Kurdish forces. Footage from RT’s Ruptly shows blasts and black smoke rising over the town. On Saturday, Turkey’s General Staff officially declared the […]

Path Out Is An Autobiographical JRPG Of Escaping Syria’s Civil War

Path Out seems like a cute, somewhat silly JRPG on the surface, but takes players through a harrowing real-life event. Telling the story of Abdullah Karam, a Syrian artist who escaped from the war-torn country back in 2014, it seeks to convey the experiences the artist had on their difficult journey through a medium the […]

Sochi summit was ‘right step at right time’ for Syria’s future – Iran’s Rouhani

Published time: 25 Nov, 2017 16:38 The trilateral meeting between the Presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey in the Russian city of Sochi this week was the “right step, at the right time” for the future of Syria, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has said. Rouhani expressed his opinion to his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad in a […]

On guard: New batch of female students graduates from Syria’s military college (VIDEO)

Published time: 11 Oct, 2017 21:18 A military college in Syria has trained and prepared another batch of female officers to join the Syrian army. The graduation comes as the country’s is still engaged in a fierce fight against terrorists and jihadists. After undergoing military training, the group of female students qualified to enter Syria’s […]

Syria’s Russia 2018 World Cup dream ends after valiant playoff effort in Australia

Published time: 10 Oct, 2017 11:35 Edited time: 10 Oct, 2017 11:39 Syria’s improbable dream of qualifying for the FIFA 2018 World Cup Russia has ended after they went down valiantly 3-2 on aggregate in their playoff with Australia. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?) RT – Daily news

Turkey to launch ‘serious operation’ against Islamists in Syria’s Idlib – Erdogan

Published time: 7 Oct, 2017 11:31 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkish troops are preparing to move in to Idlib, Syria to drive Islamists out of the area, local media reported on Saturday. Syrian rebel groups, such as the Free Syrian Army, are spearheading the offensive. “Currently, the Free Syrian Army is conducting the […]

‘Semblance of normal life’: Syria’s Deir ez-Zor slowly recovers from ISIS siege

RT Exclusive Published time: 24 Sep, 2017 01:23 Edited time: 24 Sep, 2017 01:25 The lifting of siege around the city of Deir ez-Zor by Russian Air Force-backed Syrian army has tremendously eased the life of people there, but it’s still just a semblance of normal life, as the full eradication of Islamic State terrorists […]

Israel’s air force reportedly carried out airstrike near Syria’s capital killing 2

TSGT KEVIN J. GRUENWALD, USAF via Commons BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian army says that an Israeli raid hit a military position in western Syria and has killed two soldiers and caused material damage. The army says in a statement that the attack occurred early Thursday and hit a facility near the western town of Masyaf, close […]

Last rebel group in Syria’s East Ghouta de-escalation zone joins truce – Russian MoD

Published time: 19 Aug, 2017 05:10 The last moderate armed opposition group in East Ghouta has accepted the terms of the de-escalation agreement after successful negotiations with the Russian reconciliation committee, the defense ministry said. “Representatives of the Defense Ministry of Russia and the Syrian opposition’s large grouping Faylaq Al-Rahman have signed an agreement in […]