Thursday, October 22, 2020
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War “depletion” in Idlib, the last bastion of opponents of Assad

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Syria and its ally Russia have foiled areas of northwestern Syria, targeting medical facilities, schools and markets, in an escalation that reflects analysts' determination to regain control...
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Islamic State claims suicide attack against the Syrian forces in Daraa

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Islamic State Organization claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on Saturday that killed six members of the Syrian regime at a checkpoint in the southern province...
Syria

Nine civilians killed in Syrian and Russian air raids on northwest Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Nine civilians were killed Sunday in Syrian and Russian air raids on northwest Syria, mostly under the control of jihadi factions, which have been under almost daily...
Syria

Syrian and its Russian ally raids continue in northwest Syria – Observatory

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Nine civilians were killed Sunday in Syrian and Russian air raids on northwest Syria, mostly under the control of jihadi factions, which have been under almost daily...
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Syrian army destroys terrorist headquarters in Hama and Idlib

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Syrian army units on Thursday carried out intensive strikes against artillery and rocket-propelled grenades that targeted the hideouts of the terrorist "Party of Turkestan" in the vicinity...
Syria

More than 400,000 displaced people during three months of escalation in northwestern Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- More than 400,000 people have been displaced in northwestern Syria in three months amid the military escalation of the regime and its ally Russia, as the United...
Syria

UN condemns “indifference” to airstrikes in Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet condemned on Friday "international indifference" to the lives of an increasing number of civilian deaths from air strikes in...
Turkey

Russian air defense system will be operational as of April 2020 – Erdogan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that Turkey could start using the Russian S-400 air defense system, which began delivery in mid-July, starting in April...
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More than 400 thousand displaced people in three months due to continuous bombardment of...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- More than 400,000 people have been displaced in three months of escalation in northwestern Syria, according to a statement released by the United Nations on Friday. A statement...
Syria

An online photo documenting the tragedy of three children in northwestern Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Two girls were caught in the rubble of a building targeted by raids in northwestern Syria, trying to rescue their youngest sister from falling from a high...
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Militants fired on Hama province and Aleppo

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Settlements in the Syrian province of Hama and the quarter of the city of Aleppo came under fire from militants over the past day, said at a...
Russia

Russian fighters targeted several key areas under the control of terrorists in Idlib-Hama

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Led by their air fleet from the Hmeimim base, Russian fighters targeted several key areas under the control of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, including bases of the terrorist...
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Israel-Turkey would have equipped terrorists with ground-to-ground missiles

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Since September 2018 Israel has done everything possible to neutralize the S-300 that Russia has delivered to the Syrian army in response to the destruction of its...
Syria

At least 18 civilians killed in bombing in north-west Syria – Observatory

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- At least 18 civilians, including five children, were killed in a bombardment by the Syrian regime and its Russian ally in northwestern Syria on Wednesday, according to...
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Turkey is unhappy with a US proposal to create a buffer zone in northern...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkey on Wednesday expressed its dissatisfaction with a US proposal to create a buffer zone in northern Syria to prevent clashes between Turkish forces and Kurdish fighters. "The...
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At least 11 people killed in rebel-held Idlib in northwestern Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Air strikes killed at least 11 people in rebel-held northwestern Syria on Sunday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported, and the Syrian state news agency said...
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Syrian army repulsed armed and suicide attacks in the countryside of Idlib

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Syrian media reported that the government forces confronted at dawn on Sunday an attack launched by terrorist groups launched from Abidin and Kiraita towards the Qasabiya, which...
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Turkey and militants prepare to attack Manbij

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- While Russian sources on Saturday (July 20th) evoked US-made missiles against the Russian base in Latakia, fighting in Idlib is concentrated in the southern suburbs of the...
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Idlib: Moscow denounces the violation of the truce and criticizes Turkey

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The terrorists backed by Turkey broke ground on Friday, launching an assault on the Russian base, not drones as usual, but missiles. Russian aviation responded by targeting...
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Bashar al-Assad delivers his assessment of the state of Russian-Syrian relations

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Syrian President welcomes the development of relations between Syria and Russia and is proud of the ties of friendship between the two peoples, said the letter...