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Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead at Khartoum residence

23 August, 2017

Russia's ambassador to Sudan Mirgayas Shirinsky has been found dead at his residence in the capital Khartoum.

How long will the US stay in Syria?

23 August, 2017

Analysis: The Pentagon has invested significant resources in northern Syria, and doesn't seem to be in a rush to leave, notes Paul Iddon.

Iran advances in fight for ground route to Lebanon

23 August, 2017

Iran-backed fighters in Syria are advancing east, bringing Tehran closer to its goal of forming a land link from its border through Iraq to supply allies in Syria and Lebanon.

Israel-Russia summit meeting over Iran's future in Syria

23 August, 2017

The state leaders of Israel and Russia will meet in Sochi on Wednesday to discuss the future of Syria and Iran's involvement in any ongoing ceasefire.

Netanyahu to discuss 'Iran's aggression' in Syria with Putin

22 August, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will discuss "Iran's aggression" in Syria during a meeting with Russian President Vladmir Putin on Wednesday.

North Korea suspected of supplying chemical weapons to Syria

22 August, 2017

A confidential UN report has revealed two North Korean shipments bound for the Syrian regime's chemical weapons programme were intercepted in the past six months.

What is Russia's game in Libya?

22 August, 2017

Comment: Although Russia appears to be shoring up relations with Khalifa Haftar, it is acting strategically to keep all potential emerging leaders on side, writes Guma ElGamaty.

Russia intensifies airstrikes on IS-stronghold Deir az-Zour

22 August, 2017

Russia has upped its air campaign in Syria to help President Bashar Assad's forces drive IS militants from their stronghold in Deir az-Zour.

Dozens dead in US-led Raqqa strikes, as peace-talks delayed

22 August, 2017

At least 42 civilians died on Monday as a result of US-led air strikes on Syria's IS-held stronghold of Raqqa, a monitor said, as Russia delays peace talks until September.

Joint Turkish-Iranian operation against Kurds 'on the agenda'

21 August, 2017

Erdogan said on Monday that a joint military operation with Iran against Kurdish factions was 'always on the agenda', a week after Tehran's top military commander visited Ankara for talks.

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