Syrian Army declares full recapture of Eastern Ghouta

The war-ravaged Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta has been completely liberated from militant groups, the Syrian Army has confirmed. The statement comes after the last militants left Douma. Read more The Syrian armed forces have seized all the towns and villages located in the Damascus suburb, the statement issued late Saturday said. They also confirmed […]

Mind Candy’s revenues halved in 2016 as it struggles to recapture the ‘Moshi Monster’ glory days

Shona Ghosh/Business Insider British startup Mind Candy saw its revenues more than halve in 2016, as it failed to recapture the early glory days of its hit kids’ game “Moshi Monsters.” Mind Candy reported revenues of £3.43 million for the 12 months to 31 December, down from £7.2 million the prior year. It recorded a […]

Russia underreported its amount of casualties in the fight to recapture Syria’s Palmyra

Thomson Reuters GELENDZHIK, Russia (Reuters) – Russia’s force in Syria has suffered losses since late January more than three times higher than the official toll, according to evidence gathered by Reuters, a tally that shows the fight in Syria is tougher and more costly than the Kremlin has disclosed. Eighteen Russian citizens fighting alongside Moscow’s […]