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Exclusive video of destroyed tanks used by ISIS in Palmyra shortly after liberation from...

Video by Ruptly shows the insides of Palmyra airbase shortly after its liberation from ISIS by the Syrian Army. The video shows destroyed tanks used by ISIS inside hangars used for jets. Much of the destruction...

Today in Palmyra

Smoke billows as Syrian regime fighters advance to retake the ancient city of Palmyra from Islamic State (IS) group fighters. March 03, 2017 - AFP/STR

Terror attacks killing 42 people in Syria city of Homs

Simultaneous bombings have targeted separate areas across the western Syria city of Homs, claiming a total of 42 lives. ______ The attacks struck the city on Saturday. Some reports said the fatalities included a senior security...
MUSLIM BAN - People holding green cards and valid visas blocked entering US

MUSLIM BAN – People holding green cards and valid visas blocked entering US

Several people, including those who are holding green cards and valid visas, have reportedly been blocked from boarding flights to the United States and some others detained at America’s airports, just hours after President...
US plan for Safe Zones in Syria was greeted with caution by Russia and Turkey

US plan for Safe Zones in Syria was greeted with caution by Russia and...

The Trump administration's expressed interest in setting up safe zones for civilians in Syria was greeted Thursday with caution by Russia and Turkey, which have taken the lead in the latest peace efforts to...

IS militants destroy part of Roman amphitheatre in ancient city of Palmyra

Syria's state run news agency says the Islamic State group has destroyed parts of the Roman amphitheater in Syria's historic town of Palmyra. ______ SANA says the militants destroyed "the facade" of the second-century amphitheater along...
UNICEF Nearly 400,000 Syrian child refugees in Turkey out of school, becoming a lost generation

UNICEF: Nearly 400,000 Syrian child refugees in Turkey out of school, becoming a “lost...

The United Nations children’s agency, UNICEF, says nearly 400,000 Syrian child refugees living in Turkey are currently out of school and at risk of becoming a "lost generation." ______ UNICEF said on Thursday that more than...

Car bomb kills at least 21 in Syria’s Azaz: Aleppo Media Center activist group

Latest: (CNN) A deadly car bomb Saturday rocked the center of the rebel-held city of Azaz in northern Syria, near the Turkish border, according to activists. At least 21 people have been killed and dozens more...

READY FOR PEACE: Russia’s Putin says Syrian Gov. and rebels have agreed a clasefire

The Syrian military has announced a nationwide halt to fighting starting from midnight, in a move that could promote the diplomatic efforts aimed at ending years of Takfiri violence in the Arab state. ______ 13:40 AP -...

DIRTY WAR – Mass graves of brutal tortured civilians found in Aleppo

Mass graves with dozens of bodies of civilians subjected to brutal torture have been discovered in Aleppo neighborhoods left by militants, the Russian Defense Ministry said. ______ ALEPPO, Syria Mass graves of tortured civilians found in Aleppo https://youtu.be/gkajhcrmz9E ___ Aleppo is...

WORLD WAR III UNDER WAY – Truth and lies of the war you don’t...

A powerful and timely investigation into the media's role in war, tracing the history of embedded and independent reporting from the carnage of World War One to the destruction of Hiroshima, and from the...

Santa gifts to refugees

SIDON, Lebanon - A student at the Evangelical School for Arts wearing Santa Claus costumes, distributes Christmas gifts to Syrian refugees in an informal Syrian refugee camp, in the southern port city of Sidon,...

Aleppo returned to government on full control, ending 4-year rebel hold city, army says

The remaining militants have left Aleppo, which is now fully controlled by the Syrian army, a military source told RIA Novosti. ______ ALEPPO, Syria - The last convoy evacuating militants from eastern Aleppo has left the...

Drone shocking fotage of first snow in destroyed Aleppo

Civilians and militants are reportedly gathering in the area to be evacuated later in the day. Seif al-Dawla reportedly remains one of the last areas of Aleppo that remains partially under militant control. ______ https://youtu.be/LDqfY50nL48 ___ Ancient City...

Aleppo child waves

ALEPPO, Syria - A child waves from inside a bus evacuating people from a rebel-held sector of eastern Aleppo, Syria.  (File-Abdalrhman Ismail/Reuters)
Syria - This is not civil war; this is war on civilians

Syria – This is not civil war; this is war on civilians

I just returned from the Syrian-Lebanese border, a mere 150 miles from Aleppo, where unspeakable savagery is underway. The Assad regime is committing horrific war crimes — from mass murder and industrial-style torture to forced starvation...

US boosts reward on IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to $25 mn

The United States on Friday more than doubled the bounty on the head of the shadowy leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, to $25 million. ______ Syria, (AFP) - The announcement by the...

Blood on hands – Obama accuses Syria’s Assad, Russia and Iran for the carnage...

President Barack Obama declared Friday that Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime, Iran and Russia are responsible for the carnage in Aleppo and argued there was nothing Washington could have done to stop the war, short...

Leaving Aleppo

ALEPPO, Syria - December 15, 2016 Buses are seen during an evacuation operation of rebel fighters and their families from rebel-held neighbourhoods in the embattled city of Aleppo. AFP/KARAM AL-MASRI

Syria war: More than 312,000 people killed since 2011, including 90,000 civilians and 16,000...

Syria's war has killed just more than 312 000 people since it began in March 2011, over 90 000 of them civilians, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said on Tuesday. ______ SYRIA - Syrian...