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250 civilians killed in Syria ‘bombardment’

At least 250 civilians have been killed by shelling and regime airstrikes in Syria‘s Eastern Ghouta region in the last 48 hours, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said on Tuesday. According to the SOHR, the death toll also included 58 children and 42 women. Over 1,200 people were injured in the constant shelling and airstrikes, which rights activists and residents described

Turkish military copter crashes in Syria, 2 killed

Turkish military copter crashes in Syria, 2 killed

Turkish military copter crashes in Syria, 2 killed: A Turkish military combat helicopter crashed on Saturday in northwestern Syria’s Afrin during the ongoing operation, and two soldiers were killed, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said.It is not clear at this point whether the incident occurred due to an external intervention or not. An investigation has been

Israel launches attacks in Syria following jet's crash

Israel launches attacks in Syria following jet’s crash

The Israeli Army said it launched “large-scale attacks” against the aerial defence system and Iranian targets in Syria following the shooting down of an Israeli F-16 fighter on Saturday in a major escalation of tension in the region.Twelve targets, including three aerial defence batteries and four Iranian targets that were part of Iran’s military establishment

Turkey rejects military operation

Turkey rejects military operation limited to Syria’s Afrin

Turkey rejects military operation: Turkey had given no guarantee to Russia or any other country that military operation will be limited to Syria’s Afrin, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said on Monday. Nobody has the right to impose limits on Turkey’s operation against the US-backed Kurdish militia the People’s Protection Units (YPG), Xinhua quoted

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US Supreme Court allows Trump’s travel ban

Trump’s travel ban: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the third version of the Trump administration’s travel ban to go into effect while legal challenges against it continue. The decision was a victory for the administration after its mixed success before the court over the summer, when justices considered and eventually dismissed disputes over the

Putin meets Assad to discuss Syria war

Moscow, Nov 21: Putin meets Assad to discuss Syria war. Russian President Vladimir Putin met his Syrian counterpart Bashar-al-Assad to discuss the war in Syria, the Kremlin said in on Tuesday.The meeting took place on Monday in the Russian seaside city of Sochi.Putin told Assad that joint military operations against terrorists in Syria were coming

Islamic State has lost 95% territory in Syria, Iraq

Baghdad, Nov 17, The so-called Islamic State has lost control of 95 percent of the land it overran in Syria and Iraq in 2014, the US Presidential envoy to the global coalition fighting the jihadist group said. “IS has lost 95 percent of the territories it controlled in Iraq and Syria since the coalition was formed

Trump, Putin agree ‘no military solution’ in Syria: Kremlin

Moscow, Nov 11, US President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin agreed there was “no military solution” for the war in Syria, in a joint statement approved on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific summit, the Kremlin said today.”The presidents agreed that the conflict in Syria has no military solution,” and confirmed their “determination to

Turkey detains 2,648 illegal migrants in nationwide operation

Turkey detains 2,648 illegal migrants in nationwide operation

Turkey detains illegal migrants in nationwide operation: A total of 2,648 undocumented migrants were detained in nationwide operations across Turkey, security force said on Wednesday. Turkish border guards rounded up 1,632 migrants attempting to illegally enter Turkey from Syria, the Turkish General Staff said in a statement, Xinhua reported. Some 171 undocumented migrants were found attempting

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Syrian army takes full control of Deir Ezzor city from IS

Damascus, Nov 3, Syrian army takes full control of Deir Ezzor city from IS : Syria’s army has seized Deir Ezzor from the Islamic State group, state media said today, driving the jihadists from the last major city where they were present. “The army announces full control of Deir Ezzor city,” state television said in

Russia says its airstrikes wounded al-Qaida leader in Syria

Moscow, Oct 4, Russia’s military announced today that it has carried out airstrikes in Syria this week that critically wounded the leader of the country’s al-Qaida-linked group and killed 12 other militant commanders. Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov, spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry, said in a statement that the airstrikes wounded Abu Mohammed al-Golani, leader

Air strikes kill 28 civilians

Air strikes kill 28 civilians in Syria safe zone

Sep 30, Air strikes kill 28 civilians in Syria safe zone. At least 28 civilians were killed in air strikes on northwestern Syria where a planned safe zone has been overshadowed by a bombing campaign against jihadists, a monitor said today. Four children were among the dead in the overnight strikes on the town of

ISIS terrorist's mother jailed for sending money to son

ISIS terrorist’s mother jailed for sending money to son

A court in Paris sentenced a woman to two years prison on Thursday for financing terrorism after she sent money to her son fighting with the so-called “Islamic State” (IS) in Syria. Nathalie Haddadi, a non-practicing Muslim living near Alsace in eastern France, admitted to transferring money to her son, Belabbas Bounaga, but denied having

Turkey stops 40 Syrian migrants

Turkey stops 40 Syrian migrants from crossing to Greece

Istanbul, Sep 9, Turkey stops 40 Syrian migrants from crossing to Greece. Turkish authorities say 40 Syrian migrants have been stopped from illegally crossing to Greece. Turkey’s coast guard says the migrants, among them 18 children, were stopped yesterday off the western province of Izmir.In footage filmed from a coast guard boat, the group is

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Russia says airstrike kill 4 IS leaders in Syria

Beirut, Sep 8, Russia airstrike kill 4 IS leaders in Syria. Russia’s Ministry of Defense says it has killed four Islamic State group leaders in an airstrike outside the eastern Syria city of Deir el-Zour.Russian news agencies on Friday quoted a defense ministry statement as saying its intelligence showed the airstrike killed 40 militants. Among

US-led strikes kill 42 civilians in Syria's Raqqa

US-led strikes kill 42 civilians in Syria’s Raqqa

At least 42 civilians, including children and women, have been reportedly killed in US-led coalition air strikes in ISIS-controlled Syrian city of Raqqa. According to media reports, the airstrikes hit several densely-populated neighbourhoods in the Raqqa on Monday. As per Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, 19 children and 12 women were among those killed in the

Syria No information 39 missing Indians

Syria: No information about 39 missing Indians

Syria No information 39 missing Indians. Syria has denied any information about the 39 Indians abducted by the IS militants from the city of Mosul in Iraq in 2014. Syrian ambassador Riad Kamel Abbas said that if they got their country citizens, they would be immediately returned to their country.Abbas said that the Indian delegation

Syria has no information about 39 missing Indians: Envoy

Syria has no information about 39 missing Indians: Envoy

Syria’s Ambassador to India Riad Kamel Abbas today said his country has no information about the 39 Indians who went missing in Iraq in 2014. He, however, said Syria is “keen” to send them home if they are found in its territory. Abbas said an Indian delegation has made several trips to Syria and Iraq

Hong Kong maids lured by Islamic State recruiters: report

Hong Kong maids lured by Islamic State recruiters: Report

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android :– Click For IOS Indonesian maids working in Hong Kong are being radicalised by extremists from the Islamic State group, a security think-tank said in a report today. Around 150,000 of the city’s army of domestic helpers are from Indonesia, the world’s

India U-23 lose Syria U-23 AFC Qualifying opener sports news

India U-23 lose to Syria U-23 in AFC Qualifying opener

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS India lost 0-2 to Syria in their opening match of the AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, here. Both the teams played cautiously as the opening half failed to produce any goals late last night.