Syrian Army Targets Daesh’s Movements Near Palmyra

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army continued its military operations against the remnants of the ISIL terrorist group in the depth of Palmyra desert (Badiya) in Eastern Homs, inflicting heavy losses and casualties on the terrorists. The Damascus Army troops engaged in heavy clashes with the ISIL terrorists in Palmyra desert, killing and wounding a large…

Opening Corridors for Humanitarian Aid to Rukban: Joint Statement by the Heads of Russian and Syrian Joint Coordination Committees on Repatriation of Syrian Refugees

Joint statement by the Heads of Russian and Syrian Joint Coordination Committees on repatriation of Syrian refugees Mikhail Mizintsev and Hussein Makhlouf on opening humanitarian corridors for evacuation of Syrian from Rukban camp, dated February 16, 2019: Despite the destructive position of the United States, which is illegally occupying the 55-kilometre zone around al-Tanf, the…

US Army Constructing New Base in Syria’s Raqqa

TEHRAN (FNA)- The US Army is planning to establish a new military base in the city of Raqqa despite President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out his troops from Syria, media reports said. Several heavy engineering vehicles are busy building cement walls in the surrounding areas of al-Ershadieh building in front of al-Halisat Mosque in…

Iraqi Airstrikes Continue to Target Daesh Positions in Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iraqi Army helicopters pounded ISIL’s military positions inside Syria, inflicting a number of casualties on the terrorists. “The Iraqi choppers targeted ISIL’s arms and ammunition depots in Syria near the border with Iraq’s al-Anbar province,” a senior provincial official in Iraq’s al-Anbar province was quoted by the Arabic-language Al-Maloumeh news website as…

Guarantor States Renew Commitment to Syria’s Sovereignty, Territorial Integrity

14 February، 2019 Sochi, SANA The guarantor states of Astana process (Russia, Iran and Turkey )reaffirmed their firm commitment to the unity, sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity of Syria and to continue combating terrorism in it. The final statement of Sochi summit, which brought together the Presidents of the three guarantor states on Thursday stressed…

Russian President Underlines Resolve to Purge Terrorists from Syria’s Idlib

TEHRAN (FNA)- The presence of terrorist groups in Syria’s Idlib region should not be tolerated, Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Iranian and Turkish counterparts in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, where the three heads of state convened on Thursday to discuss peace in Syria. Putin told Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan that…

In the Last 24 Hours: Army Destroys Strongholds of Foreign Terrorists in Hama

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army smashed several strongholds of the terrorists in Northern Hama in response to the provocative acts by Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay’at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) and its allies in the demilitarized zone in Northern Syria. The Syrian army units stationed near the town of al-Hakoureh in Northern Hama…