Turkish War Crimes and Plunder of Afrin Continue

10 October، 2018 Aleppo, Sana.Arabic Translated by Internationalist 360° Turkish Forces Destroy Olive Trees in Afrin to Open Road Leading to Liwa Iskenderun Since their invasion of Afrin last March, the Turkish regime and its terrorist mercenaries have continued their destruction of civilian property. Over the past few weeks, thousands of olive trees have been…

Turkey Expanding Military Base in Syria’s North

TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkey has started construction operation to build a large military base in a mountainous border region with Northern Lattakia, a Russian media outlet reported. The Arabic-language website of Sputnik reported that Turkey has started construction operation in Mount al-Aqra (Casius) to pave the way for building a very large military base in the…

Turkey Deployed 7,000 Turkistani Terrorists in Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- Ankara has paved the ground for the traffic of thousands of members of the Turkistani terrorist group to Syria, the Syrian media sources reported on Monday. The Arabic-language al-Watan newspaper referred to Turkey’s all-out support for the Turkistani terrorist group, claiming that Ankara has provided the ground for the militants’ deployment in Syria….

The Last 24 Hours: Russia Deploying Troops to Deir Ezzur Near Iraqi Borders

TEHRAN (FNA)- A military convoy of tens of Russian forces and military vehicles has been dispatched to Albu Kamal region in Southeastern Deir Ezzur as the Syrian army continues cleansing operations against the ISIL in the region, militants’ media outlets claimed on Saturday. The Arabic-language al-Baladi news channel affiliated to the militants in Syria reported…

Kurdish Units Refuse to Leave Syria’s Manbij, Prepare to Defend Town

Sputnik-Middle East The Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) did not withdraw from the northern Syrian town of Manbij, as was ordered by Turkey and the United States, and are preparing to defend the town, the Anadolu news agency reported on Friday. The YPG militia dug about 30 kilometers (19 miles) of anti-tank trench lines around…

In the Last 24 Hours: US Airstrikes in Syria Claim More Civilian Lives

TEHRAN (FNA)- Several civilians, including women and children, were killed in the US-led coalition’s airstrikes on a region in Southeastern Deir Ezzur. Local sources in Southeastern Deir Ezzur reported on Thursday that the US-led coalition fighter jets targeted the town of al-Souseh on Wednesday, killing at least 4 members of a family. They added that…

Putin: Foreign Forces Must Leave Syria

MOSCOW, October 3. /TASS/. It is necessary to seek a pullout of all foreign forces from Syria, including Russia, in case this decision will be taken by Syria’s government, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday at the Russian Energy Week plenary session. “We should pursue a goal that there would be no foreign forces,…

Russia-Turkey Agreement on Idlib Coordinated with Damascus

THE UNITED NATIONS, September 29. /TASS/. The agreement on Idlib de-escalation zone signed by Presidents of Russia and Turkey, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was before negotiated with Syria’s government, Syrian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said on Saturday addressing the 73rd United Nations General Assembly. Moscow and Damascus had been…

Syria in the Last 24 Hours: Army Advances in al-Safa Hills, Sweida Badyia

Army achieves new advancement in al-Safa hills, Sweida Badyia 27 September، 2018 Sweida, SANA Army units killed scores of Daesh (ISIS) terrorists including a number of snipers while advancing in the area of al-Safa hills, the last bastion of the Takfiri organization in the depth of Sweida eastern Badyia (desert). SANA reporter in Sweida said…

Lavrov: Russia-Turkey Deal on Idlib No Threat to Syria’s Territorial Integrity

SARAJEVO, September 21. /TASS/. The Russian and Turkish military have coordinated the specific borders of the demilitarized zone in Syria’s Idlib Governorate, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. “The Russian and Turkish military coordinated the specific borderline of the demilitarized zone earlier, so the process for implementing the Sochi agreement [between the Russian and Turkish…

Putin-Erdogan Deal on Idlib

Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai Much scepticism surrounds the fate of the city of Idlib following the deal concluded between the two presidents, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, that led to the suspension of the long-awaited military operation against the jihadists and their allies. Only a few details of the deal have been revealed, enough…

Iran, Russia, Turkey Want Liberation of Idlib without Bloodshed

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Supreme Leader’s top aide for international affairs Akbar Velayati underlined that his country along with Russia and Turkey (as guarantors of peace in Syria) are in favor of returning the terrorist-occupied Idlib province to the Syrian government without shedding any blood. “Discussions have been made that Idlib should return to the central…

The Liberation of Idlib: Turkey is in the Way

Elijah J. Magnier Turkey is pushing further reinforcements of troops, commando units and tanks into the northern Syrian city of Idlib and around it, for a specific objective: to disrupt the attack against the city by the Syrian forces and their allies supported by Russia. Ankara is indeed taking advantage of the Russian slowing down…