SDF and SAR agreed to join the Syrian army in Manbij

SYRIA, Feb. 25 (VOP) - The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and the army of the SAR agreed to join the Syrian army in the city of Manbij in the north of the province of Aleppo, a source in the security forces told RIA. "According to the agreement,...

Putin discussed the situation in East Ghouta by telephone with Macron and Merkel

RUSSIA, Sunday, February 25 (VOP) - On Sunday, Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with the head of France Emmanuel Macron and the acting President of the Russian Federation. Chancellor Angela Merkel of the situation in the Syrian East Ghouta, the press service of the Kremlin. "Today,...

Putin to Merkel and Macron: The truce in Syria does not include operations against terrorist groups

RUSSIA, Sunday, February 25 (VOP) - French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin starting tomorrow on the implementation of the international resolution on stopping violence in Syria. The statement issued by the Elysee Palace on...

Russian fighter planes aim to prevent violation of Syria’s airspace

RUSSIA, Sunday, February 25 (VOP) - The Pentagon reacted to the deployment of two Russian Su-57 aircraft at the Hmeimim military base in Latakia, Syria. https://youtu.be/IYaYSeWQ4N0 US Defense Department spokesman Eric Pahon said on Friday (February 23rd) that the Russian Su-57 posed no threat to US operations...

Congolese police kill protester in church-led march against Kabila

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, Sunday, February 25 (VOP) - Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) capital Kinshasa shot dead an anti-government protester and wounded two others who were planning to take part in church-led marches against President Joseph Kabila's rule. Roman Catholics and...