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Damascus puts Kurdish-led militia on notice

25 September, 2017

Analysis: The SDF, backed by the US, is making a play for oil-rich territories in Syria - but so is Assad's Syrian army, backed by Russia, reports Paul Iddon.

Russia fires cruise missiles at IS stronghold in Syria

14 September, 2017

Russia's military fired seven cruise missiles on Thursday at Islamic State targets in the eastern Syrian province of Deir ez-Zour as pro-government forces closed in on the militants there

Iran tests home-grown air defence system

03 September, 2017

Iran tested its home-grown air defence system, designed to match the Russian S-300, the head of the Revolutionary Guards' air defence has said.

Iran's priority to boost missile power: defence minister

02 September, 2017

Iran's new defence minister Amir Hatami said on Saturday the priority was to boost the country's missile programme and export weapons to shore up neighbouring allies including Syria and Iraq.

Russia sends new submarines to Syria coast

30 August, 2017

Russia has sent two refurbished submarines to the Syria coast, capable on launching cruise missiles on opposition areas in the country.

Russia's next half-century in Syria

01 August, 2017

Analysis: Legal immunity is guaranteed for Russian troops in Syria for decades to come, notes Paul Iddon.

Iran begins production of homemade anti-aircraft missile

23 July, 2017

A new Iranian missile that can be used against planes and drones will roll off the production lines, as Tehran unveils a production plant for the Sayyad 3 missile.

US threatens Assad over potential chemical attack

27 June, 2017

The US has warned President Bashar al-Assad that the Syrian regime president and his military would 'pay a heavy price' if it conducted a 'planned' chemical weapons attack.

Report: CIA boss' secret talks with Syrian spy chief

24 June, 2017

New report reveals how CIA chief Mike Pompeo's effort to secure an American hostage collapsed after Washington accused Damascus of carrying out chemical attacks.

200,000 flee Raqqa ahead of assault by Syrian forces

02 June, 2017

Nearly 200,000 civilians have fled Raqqa as US-backed Syrian forces prepare for an assault on the Islamic State stronghold.

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