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Turkish troops shell Afrin to oust US-backed Kurdish militia

19 January, 2018

Turkey has repeatedly warned that a full-scale operation against Syrian towns controlled by the YPG is imminent after the US said it was training a 30,000-strong border force there.

UN chief wants Syria gas attacks probe revived

19 January, 2018

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging the Security Council to revive efforts to punish those responsible for chemical weapons use in Syria.

Russia: Collapse of Iran deal would be 'alarming'

19 January, 2018

Russia's UN envoy warns that the collapse of the Iran nuclear deal would be an 'alarming message' for the international community.

Russia World Cup 'attractive target' for Islamic State group

18 January, 2018

A UK-based analysis firm has said this year's World Cup tournament would be an 'attractive target' for Islamic State extremists, given host Russia's role in defeating the group in Syria.

Shocking 200,000 people displaced in Syria in past month

18 January, 2018

Despite Idlib being one of the de-escalation zones, pro-regime shelling has intensified and caused one of the worst displacement surges in Syria since the start of the conflict.

US signals open-ended military presence in Syria

18 January, 2018

Despite Trump arguing against his predecessors' military interventions while running as a candidate, his presidency has brought about an open-ended military presence in Syria

Turkey to act if US insists on Kurdish support

18 January, 2018

Ankara has slammed US-led plans on creating a 30,000-strong border force led by the YPG, saying it will take action in Syria's Afrin district where Turkish tanks have amassed.

Syria peace talks to resume in Vienna in January

18 January, 2018

The UN will host a new round of peace talks on Syria next week in Vienna, just days before Russia opens a conference on ending the war.

We must not allow Trump to normalise fascism

17 January, 2018

Comment: With Trump in the White House, every single fascist force in the world has been emboldened, writes Sam Hamad.

Trump, EU need to pressure Russia, Iran: Syria opposition

17 January, 2018

Nasr Hariri said that the West needs to step up their pressure on the Syrian regime and its allies if they hope to resolve the conflict, entering its eighth year.

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