Daesh (Islamic State)

Russia and Turkey carry out first joint air attacks in Syria#039s al-Bab

Russia and Turkey carry out first joint air attacks in Syria's al-Bab

Moscow says nine of its jets joined Turkish air force in 'highly effective' bombing of Islamic State targets

Daesh plans to blow up Palmyra’s historical sites

Daesh plans to blow up Palmyra’s historical sites

Daesh is bringing large amounts of explosives to Palmyra, apparently with the aim to wipe out historical monuments in that city, Head of the Main Operations Department of Russia’s General Staff Lieutenant-General Sergey Rudskoy …

Russia, Turkey conduct first joint air operation against Daesh

Russia, Turkey conduct first joint air operation against Daesh

On Wednesday, Russia’s Aerospace Force and Turkey’s Air Force are conducting the first joint air operation against the Daesh terror group on the outskirts of the al-Bab town in the Aleppo province, Head of the Main Operations …

Syrian rebels agree to attend Astana peace talks

Syrian rebels agree to attend Astana peace talks

A leader of Jaysh al-Islam, Mohammed Alloush, will head the rebel delegation

Russia invites United States to Astana

Russia invites United States to Astana

An invite to Syria talks is first sign of enhanced US-Russia relations under Trump

Extremely dangerous militant detained in Chechnya

Extremely dangerous militant detained in Chechnya

An extremely dangerous militant, who is a member of a militant group controlled by the Daesh terrorist organization (banned in Russia) has been detained in Russia’s republic of Chechnya, the head of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov …

Turkey neutralizes over 2,000 terrorists in Syria

Turkey neutralizes over 2,000 terrorists in Syria

The Turkish Armed Forces have neutralized 2,085 terrorists in northern Syria since the start of the “Euphrates Shield” operation, says a message on the website of the Turkish General Staff, Trend reports. Of them, 1,775 were …

Daesh recruiters eliminated in Chechnya

Daesh recruiters eliminated in Chechnya

A group of recruiters to terrorist organizations was eliminated in Chechnya. According to a source in law enforcement agencies of the North Caucasus Federal District (NCFD), well-organized operational-search activities allowed to …

Turkey-Russia relations will not affect NATO ties

Turkey-Russia relations will not affect NATO ties

Turkish defense minister says NATO should fulfill its commitments to Turkey

The U.S. Should Back Russia’s Syria Ceasefire

The U.S. Should Back Russia’s Syria Ceasefire

Obama's improvisation strategy in Syria has always used suddenly appeared possibilities

ISIL#039s 24 months of terror in Belgium, France and Germany

ISIL's 24 months of terror in Belgium, France and Germany

Ever since Europe has appeared to be running to catch up, barely capable of digesting one attack before another followed

Why Russia-brokered Syrian ceasefire has chance of succeeding

Why Russia-brokered Syrian ceasefire has chance of succeeding

In the case of Syria peace drive Moscow is at centre of decision making while US is out in the cold

Putin and Erdogan discuss ceasefire in Syria

Putin and Erdogan discuss ceasefire in Syria

Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan are satisfied with the agreements on the Syrian settlement. The two leaders said they intended to continue cooperation in the fight against terrorism, TASS …

Russian jets strike Daesh targets in Syria#039s al-Bab

Russian jets strike Daesh targets in Syria's al-Bab

Russia targeted Daesh positions in Syria's al-Bab in airstrikes carried out on Wednesday for the first time, as Turkey is carrying out Operation Euphrates Shield to clean terrorists from the region and the Syrian opposition and Assad regime …

 Mevlut Cavusoglu: “A solution in Syria is close”

Mevlut Cavusoglu: “A solution in Syria is close”

Turkey and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire blueprint

Over 1,300 people detained in 2016 over Daesh links remain in custody in Turkey

Over 1,300 people detained in 2016 over Daesh links remain in custody in Turkey

1,313 people, arrested over suspected links with the Daesh terrorist group, remain in custody in Turkey, according to the statement of Turkish Interior Ministry, Sputnik reports citing local media. The total number of people …

Daesh claims attack on police in Makhachkala

Daesh claims attack on police in Makhachkala

Militants of Daesh terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attack on policemen in Makhachkala, SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors terrorists activity, reported. Yesterday, on December 25, unidentified people attacked a …

Mosul on the verge of humanitarian catastrophe

Mosul on the verge of humanitarian catastrophe

More than 114 thousand Iraqis have left their homes as a result of operation to liberate Mosul from militants of Daesh terrorist group, continuing for more than two months, the International Organization for Migration reported today. …

140 Daesh positions destroyed, 12 terrorists killed by Turkish military in Syria

140 Daesh positions destroyed, 12 terrorists killed by Turkish military in Syria

12 Daesh terrorists have been killed and 140 targets belonging to the terrorists have been destroyed in Syria's al-Bab, as part of Operation Euphrates Shield, the Turkish military said on Sunday, Daily Sabah reports. According to …

FBI warns of possible Daesh-inspired attacks in U.S.

FBI warns of possible Daesh-inspired attacks in U.S.

U.S. federal authorities cautioned local law enforcement to be aware that supporters of Daesh have been calling for their sympathizers to attack holiday gatherings in the United States, including churches, a law enforcement official said, …

Is Germany revising its relationship with Bashar Assad?

Is Germany revising its relationship with Bashar Assad?

Western countries' position of complete isolation of Syrian government will likely be adjusted

U.S.#039s foreign policy fantasy landed Turkey with a massive bill

U.S.'s foreign policy fantasy landed Turkey with a massive bill

Turkey has been conducting foreign policy by basing it on its own national interests and the new regional situation

Turkey-backed rebels kill 68 Daesh fighters in Syria

Turkey-backed rebels kill 68 Daesh fighters in Syria

Syrian rebels backed by Turkish warplanes killed 68 Daesh militants in northern Syria overnight, the Turkish military said on Saturday, as intense fighting around the town of al-Bab continued, Reuters reports. Rebels supported by …

Islam should not be mentioned, when speaking about terror, Putin says

Islam should not be mentioned, when speaking about terror, Putin says

Russian President Vladimir Putin criticized some Russian publications, which name the Daesh terroristic group (banned in Russia) as Islamic State. "I would  prefer not to mention Islam in vain, …

The U.S. Is Now a Country That Can Be Ignored

The U.S. Is Now a Country That Can Be Ignored

Washington shouldn't pretend to project liberal democratic principles internationally

PKK, ISIS, FETÖ try to undermine Turkey#039s poisition

PKK, ISIS, FETÖ try to undermine Turkey's poisition

There is an attempt to undermine Turkey at the moment by shaking it from all sides

Syria Talks, Excluding U.S.

Syria Talks, Excluding U.S.

Insofar as diplomacy on Syria can accomplish anything, it will be between Russian and Turkey, with input from Iran

Turkey stops supporting Hezbollah

Turkey stops supporting Hezbollah

Ceasefire in Syria will not cover terrorist groups banned in Russia like Daesh and Jabhat al-Nusra, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said after talks with heads of Iranian and Russian Foreign Ministries in Moscow. …

Andrei Baklanov: We must strengthen anti-terrorist cooperation with Turkey

Andrei Baklanov: "We must strengthen anti-terrorist cooperation with Turkey"

Deputy chairman of the Association of Russian Diplomats on causes and effects of the first assassination of ambassador in the history of modern Russia

Syrian army repels massive Daesh attack on T4 base near Palmyra

Syrian army repels massive Daesh attack on T4 base near Palmyra

Syrian army units and loyal militias stationed at the Tiyas T4 airbase to the west of Palmyra have repelled a massive attack by Daesh militants, a militia source said Saturday. On Monday, Palmyra was recaptured by Daesh months …