Over 6,000 US-Controlled Terrorists Remain in Rukban Refugee Camp

16 November، 2018 Moscow, SANA The conditions of al-Rukban camp’s residents near the Syrian-Jordanian borders in al-Tanf area are reminiscent of the World War II concentration camps, Head of Russia’s National Defense Control Center Colonel-General Mikhail Mizintsev said on Friday. the Russian General called on the United States to end its occupation of the area…

Prostitution, Human Trafficking, Sexual Slavery Thrive in Rukban Refugee Camp

MOSCOW, November 16. /TASS/. The administration of the Al Rukban camp is unable to provide security for the refugees, and prostitution, theft, sexual slavery of minors and human trafficking thrive there, the Russian Defense Ministry’s representative in the ceasefire and humanitarian aid groups in Geneva, Yuri Tarasov, said at a meeting of the Russian and…

In the Last 48 Hours: Army Repels Terrorist Offensive in Sweida Desert

Over the past 24 hours, insurgents attacked Tel-Maraq, Tell Bizam, Qubeybat-abu-al-Houda, Halfaya in Hama province, Ikko, Latakia province, Shukaydila and Zakhabia in Aleppo province, and western outskirts of Aleppo city. During an attack at Tall-Maraq in Hama province, two Syrian servicemen were wounded. Six Syrian servicemen died and three were wounded in Hama province as…

Russian Air Force and Navy Prepare for Massive Assault on Daesh Targets

TEHRAN (FNA)- For the first time since September, the Russian forces are preparing to launch airstrikes against the terrorist groups inside Syria, a military source in Damascus said. According to the military source, the Russian Air Force and Navy are preparing to unleash a massive assault against the ISIL in Southern and Eastern Syria, the…

Thousands of Corpses from US-led Airstrikes Found Under Raqqa Rubble

MOSCOW, November 8. /TASS/. The bodies of over 8,000 Syrians killed in bombing raids by the US-led coalition have been found in mass graves in Syria’s Raqqa after the rubble was partially cleared away, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. “Last week, the Syrian government, in its letters addressed to the UN…

Konstantin Kosachev: The Situation in Syria Remains One of the Key Issues in Russian-Turkish Dialogue

MOSCOW, November 8. /TASS/. Moscow and Ankara are maintaining the prospect of interacting on bilateral and multilateral levels to fight terrorism in Syria, despite their different views on the situation in the war-torn Arab republic, Head of Russian Federation Council’s International Affairs Committee Konstantin Kosachev said on Thursday. “Our interpretations of what is going on…

Russian and Syrian Joint Coordination Committees Hold Session in Moscow on Repatriation of Syrian Refugees

Syrians are actively returning back to pre-war places of residence. At present there are 1,507,515 Syrian returnees including 1,246,975 internally displaced persons and 260,540 refugees from abroad. Over the past week, 7,028 Syrian citizens have returned to their homes, including 1,787 internally displaced persons and 5,241 refugees from foreign countries. Inflow of returning refugees has…

Israel Threatens to Strike Russia-Manned S-300s in Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Israeli regime threatened to hit the Russia-made S-300 missile defense launchers in Syria, even those manned by the Russian military itself, should the launchers target Tel Aviv’s fighters. Speaking during a press conference for Russian media on Monday, Israeli Minister of Environmental Protection Ze’ev Elkin said Moscow’s supply of the S-300 system…

Russian Specialists Reconfigure S-300 Systems in Syria

MOSCOW, November 7. /TASS/. Russian technical specialists have completed the reconfiguration of S-300PM/PM-2 air defense systems to the export version S-300PMU-2 Favorit and returned to Russia, a military-diplomatic source told TASS on Wednesday. “Technical specialists from Russia’s defense industry enterprises who arrived in Syria in early October following the supply of S-300PM/PM-2 systems have completed…

As Daesh is Defeated in Syria, Terrorist Recruitment Networks, Sleeper Cells, Move to Other Countries

MOSCOW, November 7. /TASS/. Terrorist groups defeated in Syria are creating recruitment networks and sleeper cells in other countries, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday. “Having suffered a military defeat in Syria, terrorist groups are creating new footholds, recruitment networks and sleeper cells in other countries, continuing to take advantage of the persisting…

Russia, Iran Affirm Necessity of Continuing War Against Terrorism in Syria

6 November، 2018 Moscow, SANA Russia and Iran affirmed the necessity of continuing the war against terrorism in Syria till eradicating it completely. Russian Foreign Ministry asserted in a statement on Tuesday that participants in the Russian-Iranian consultations in Tehran on the situation in Syria called for finding a political solution to the crisis that…

Russian Diplomats, Syrian President Discuss Idlib Situation

MOSCOW, November 6. /TASS/. Russia’s Special Presidential Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev and Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin have discussed the fight against terrorists in the Syrian province of Idlib with the country’s President Bashar al-Assad during their November 4 visit to Damascus, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. “The parties…

The Global US Squeeze on Iran Begins: Europe is Looking for Alternatives

Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai Today the harshest and highest level economic and energy sanctions that can be imposed on any country are being imposed unilaterally on Iran. The US establishment will try its best to bring the Islamic Republic to its knees and Tehran will do its best to cross the US minefield. Whatever…