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Monitor: Israeli airstrikes near Damascus kill pro-Iranian fighters

(dpa) - At least three pro-Iranian fighters were killed in Israeli airstrikes on the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus on Thursday, a war...
Photo taken on April 14, 2018 shows a view of the Syrian capital Damascus. The U.S. started military actions against Damascus before daybreak Saturday as loud explosions were heard with "red dots" seen flying from earth to the sky, reported Syrian state TV and Xinhua reporters in Damascus. (Xinhua/Ammar Safarjalani) (yy)

Syrian air defenses intercepts Israeli missiles near Damascus

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dpa/GNA - The Syrian air defence system has intercepted and shot down several Israeli missiles near Damascus, Syria's official news agency SANA reported,...
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United States strike kills 22 in eastern Syria

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U.S. military air strikes in eastern Syria have killed at least 22 pro-Iran fighters before daybreak Friday, a war monitor said. The Syrian Observatory for...
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Syria to start Covid-19 vaccination campaign next week

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dpa/GNA - Syria will start rolling out Covid-19 vaccinations to health workers next week, Health Minister Hassan Ghabbash said on Thursday, after Damascus...
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Car bombing in rebel town in Syria kills at least two – Monitor

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dpa/GNA – A car bomb exploded on Sunday in a town controlled by Turkish-backed rebels in northern Syria, killing at least two people,...
Photo released by Turkish Defense Ministry shows Turkish army launches a military operation into northern Syria on the Turkey-Syria border, on Oct. 9, 2019. Turkish Armed Forces on late Wednesday began a land operation into northern Syria against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Xinhua)

11 killed in two car bombings in rebel area in Syria – Monitor

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dpa/GNA – At least 11 people, including six civilians, were killed on Sunday in two car bombings in an area controlled by Turkish-backed...
Photo released by Turkish Defense Ministry shows Turkish army launches a military operation into northern Syria on the Turkey-Syria border, on Oct. 9, 2019. Turkish Armed Forces on late Wednesday began a land operation into northern Syria against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Xinhua)

Syria says it repelled Israeli missiles in south

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dpa/GNA - Syrian air defences partly stopped an Israeli missile attack in the southern part of the war-torn country, state media reported on...
Photo released by Turkish Defense Ministry shows Turkish army launches a military operation into northern Syria on the Turkey-Syria border, on Oct. 9, 2019. Turkish Armed Forces on late Wednesday began a land operation into northern Syria against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Xinhua)

Syria reports Israeli rocket attacks in Hama province

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dpa/GNA - Israeli rockets targeted Syria's Hama province early Friday, the Syrian state agency Sana reported, citing the country's military. The projectiles apparently targeted...
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Veteran Syrian foreign minister Walid al-Moallem dies aged 79

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Syria's veteran Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem died on Monday at the age of 79, Syria's Council of Ministers and Foreign Ministry said in a...
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Gas line explosion causes power outage in Syria

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An explosion in the al-Arabi gas line in the countryside of Syrian capital Damascus at dawn on Monday caused a massive power outage in...
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43 Syrians killed in Beirut’s explosion

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As many as 43 Syrians were killed in the mega blast that shook the Lebanese capital of Beirut on Tuesday, state news agency SANA...
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Airstrikes kill 15 pro-government fighters in eastern Syria

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A total of 15 pro-government fighters were killed by airstrikes in eastern Syria on Monday, a war monitor reported Tuesday. The airstrikes targeted the positions...
Some Libya Dawn fighters prepare to enter the combat zone on their armed vehicles near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Over 10,000 Syrian rebels fight in Libya

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Over 10,000 Turkey-backed Syrian rebels are fighting in Libya alongside the UN-backed Libyan government to fight against the east-based army, a war monitor reported. So...

Anti-U.S. protest erupts in Syria’s Hasakah

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An anti-U.S. protest erupted in Syria's northeastern province of Hasakah on Friday, state news agency SANA reported. The protesters gathered in the village of Qasir...
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Syrian air defenses respond to Israeli missile strike in Aleppo

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The Syrian air defenses responded to an Israeli strike in the country's northern province of Aleppo on Monday, state news agency SANA reported. ...
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Turkish drones kill 26 Syrian soldiers in Idlib

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Turkish forces renewed drone attacks on Syrian forces' positions in the northwestern province of Idlib on Saturday, killing 26 Syrian soldiers, according to a...
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Airstrikes kill 34 Turkish soldiers in Syria’s Idlib

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Airstrikes on rebel-held areas in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib on Thursday killed 34 Turkish soldiers, a war monitor reported. Russian and...
Photo released by Turkish Defense Ministry shows Turkish army launches a military operation into northern Syria on the Turkey-Syria border, on Oct. 9, 2019. Turkish Armed Forces on late Wednesday began a land operation into northern Syria against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Xinhua)

Syrian army shoots down Turkish drone in Idlib

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The Syrian army shot down a Turkish drone in the northwestern province of Idlib on Tuesday, state news agency SANA reported. The...
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Explosive device goes off in Syrian capital

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An explosive device ripped through a car in the capital Damascus on Tuesday evening, wounding one, state TV reported. The explosive device...
Israeli soldiers gather on November 20, 2019 near the settlement Merom Golan in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, seized from Syrian in the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. - The Israeli army carried out a "wide-scale" attack against Iranian forces and Syrian army targets in Syria early on November 20, killing at least 11 fighters, the Israeli army and a monitoring group said. In a rare confirmation of their operations in Syria, the Israeli army said they carried out dozens on strikes against the Iranian elite Quds Force and the Syrian military, in response to four rockets fired at Israel a day before. (Photo by JALAA MAREY / AFP)

Syrian air defenses intercept Israeli missiles over Damascus

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The Syrian air defenses intercepted a number of Israeli missiles over the capital Damascus on Sunday night, state TV reported. Several explosions...
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Syrian army warns against airspace violation

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The Syrian army on Saturday warned foreign countries against violating the Syrian airspace, saying that it will treat it as "foreign aggression." ...
Syrian soldiers are seen on the Damascus-Aleppo highway near the administrative border of Aleppo province, Syria, on Feb. 12, 2020. For the first time since 2012, the Syrian army wrested control of the strategic Damascus-Aleppo highway following battles against the rebel groups, a war monitor reported on Tuesday. (Str/Xinhua)

Turkish forces shell Syrian government positions in western Idlib

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The Turkish forces renewed shelling on Syrian army positions in the western countryside of Idlib province in northwestern Syria on Saturday, a war monitor...
AFP/File / Georges Ourfalian Al-Nusra Front and allied Islamists seized Khan Tuman and surrounding villages south of Aleppo after less than 24 hours of clashes with Syrian pro-government forces

Damascus-Aleppo highway officially opens for travel

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A week following its capture by the Syrian army, the Damascus-Aleppo strategic highway was opened on Saturday for the travel movement between the country's...
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Turkey to seek compromise with Russia on Idlib crisis

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As tensions escalate between Turkey and Syria over the rebel-held province of Idlib, Ankara is trying to reach a compromise with Russia, the main...
Syrian soldiers and military gears are seen in the city of Manbij in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo province, Syria, on Nov. 2, 2019. The Syrian army brought in new reinforcement to Manbij to protect the city against the Turkey-backed rebels in nearby areas. (Str/Xinhua)

Turkish forces shell Syrian government forces in Idlib

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The Turkish forces heavily shelled Syrian government forces' positions in the countryside of the northwestern province of Idlib on Thursday, a war monitor reported. ...

Syria’s Aleppo international airport to re-open after 8 years closure

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Syria's Transportation Ministry announced Monday that the International airport of Aleppo will return to service on Feb. 19, as the army declared the city...
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Iran expects major economic cooperation with Syria

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Visiting Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said on Sunday that his country is expecting major economic cooperation with Syria in the future. ...
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Syrian president highlights resolve to retake all Syrian areas from rebels

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday highlighted his administration's determination to retake all Syrian areas from rebels, the state news agency SANA reported. ...
Syrian soldiers and military gears are seen in the city of Manbij in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo province, Syria, on Nov. 2, 2019. The Syrian army brought in new reinforcement to Manbij to protect the city against the Turkey-backed rebels in nearby areas. (Str/Xinhua)

Syrian army makes rapid progress in Aleppo

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The Syrian government forces have captured 13 villages and towns in the northern and northwestern countryside of Aleppo Province in northern Syria over the...

Syrian civilian killed in clash between Syrian army, U.S. forces in NE Syria

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A Syrian civilian was killed Wednesday in a clash between the Syrian army and a U.S. patrol in the town of Khirbet Ummo in...