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Syria: Al-Nusra defeats army in Hama and Idlib

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Syrian army completed its operation north of Hama and south of Idlib. It, in the process, foiled the new attempt of pro-Turkey terrorists to recover the strategic...
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US call for a ceasefire in Idlib and intensified pressure on Iran

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Against the background of the intensification of the verbal war between the United States and Iran, a month after the deployment by the Pentagon of a group of...
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France: allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria should be discussed

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- New allegations that the Syrian government is using chemical weapons should be discussed, the French Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. The State Department said on Tuesday it saw evidence...
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Turkey says it will not give up its position in Idlib after the attacks...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkey will not give up its military monitoring post in Idlib, the last opposition stronghold in northern Syria, after a suspected Syrian government offensive this month, Defense Minister...
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12 dead in air strikes targeted the Syrian province of Idlib – Observatory

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Air strikes targeted a jihadist stronghold in northwestern Syria, killing 12 civilians, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Wednesday, as fierce clashes between jihadists and pro-regime forces...
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15 civilians killed in regime forces raids on northwestern Syria

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- At least 15 civilians have been killed, most of them as a result of raids by the regime against a popular market in north-west Syria, in an escalation...
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Russia says it foiled an attack on its main air base in Syria

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday it had repulsed a drone attack on its main airbase in Syria over the weekend and accused fighters from what was...
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Two Syrian soldiers were killed by shelling by gunmen from Idlib

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian Defense Ministry reported the killing of two Syrian soldiers and wounding seven others, on Sunday, as a result of bombardments targeting sites of the Syrian army...
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Israeli aircraft bombard the headquarters of the Syrian army forces in Quneitra

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The rockets fired by Israeli aircraft on Saturday night, the headquarters of the Syrian regime in the southern province of Quneitra, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human...
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Syrian army unilaterally ceased firing in Idlib

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Syrian forces unilaterally ceased firing at Idlib. This was announced by the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the warring parties. As specified, the militants continue to bombard positions of...
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Syrian forces target “strange objects” coming from Israel

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Syrian news agency SANA reported that Syrian ground-based anti personnel agents are handling "foreign objects" coming from Israel, less than a day after the country was attacked...
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Syrian Observatory: Fate of 600 Kurds arrested by Turkish forces in Afrin unknown

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that Turkish intelligence and Syrian factions loyal to it have transferred more than 600 Kurdish detainees from Afrin who were arrested...
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Syria: Air defenses address hostile targets coming from Quneitra

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Syria's air defenses target light objects from the occupied territories and fall in number, the official Syrian news agency reported on Friday evening. The official agency said the sound...
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Turkey says Syrian government forces violate ceasefire in Idlib

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkey said on Friday that Syrian government forces violated its cease-fire deal with Russia in Idlib. Russia supports President Bashar al-Assad's government and Turkey supports some of the opposition...
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Should we expect a chemical weapons provocation in Idlib?

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Russian Defense warned against a chemical weapons provocation in Idlib, Syria, prepared by terrorists of the al-Nusra Front. According to Moscow, the future staging to show "intoxication"...
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Syria: Major terrorist base destroyed north-west of Hama

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In the wake of their clean-up operations in the north of the country, Syrian forces have just regained control of one of the most important terrorist bases. According to...
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Syrian army close to Turkish troops

SYRIA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia has been assisting Syrian troops in their counterterrorism operation in Jabal Zawiya, south of Idlib. Combat aircraft of the Russian and Syrian Air Forces began this afternoon to bomb...
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Idlib: intensified Russian-Syrian offensive

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia has been assisting Syrian troops in their counterterrorism operation in Jabal Zawiya, south of Idlib. Combat aircraft of the Russian and Syrian Air Forces began this afternoon to...
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Moscow denounces the US presence east of the Euphrates

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Tuesday that Russia is concerned about the US presence in the eastern Euphrates and that this could be a hindrance...
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Russian warships entered the Syrian port of Tartus

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian warships Admiral Grigorovich and Orekhovo-Zuyevo have entered the Syrian port of Tartus, home of the Russian naval base, the REN television channel said on Monday. Taken by TASS...