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Victory over ISIS in Syria is close

Syria’s Aleppo Governorate has been fully liberated from ISIS terrorists (the group outlawed in Russia), the chief of the main operations department of Russia’s General Staff, Sergey Rudskoy, said. "The …

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 Damascus calls on UN to stop US-led crimes

Damascus has urged the United Nations to take on its responsibilities concerning the establishment of international peace and security to put an end to the crimes against Syrians by the US-led coalition purportedly fighting the ISIS terrorist …

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 Syrian army encircles ISIS near Akerbat

Assault units of the Syrian military with support from the Russian Aerospace Force within a few recent days have provided full control over the opposing heights near Hisayah and es-Savannet, the Russian Defense Ministry said . "Due …

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Chief of Russia's General Staff to visit Turkey

Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov will visit Turkey to discuss the Syrian crisis, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. He did not specify the exact date …

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Syrian opposition group says it downed regime warplane

An armed Syrian opposition group on Tuesday claimed to have downed a regime warplane in the southwestern Suwayda province, Anadolu agency reports. The Jaish Osoud al-Sharqiya group said via social media that it had downed a regime …

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Rebel rockets kill five in Syria's Aleppo

Rebel rocket fire killed five civilians in Syria's Aleppo on Tuesday, a monitor said, in the deadliest bombardment on the northern city in months, Daily Mail reports. The rockets rained down on several districts in Syria's …

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Iranian chief of staff arrives in Ankara today

Iranian Chief of Staff Gen. Mohammad Hossein Bagheri will arrive in Ankara today to meet Turkish officials amid efforts to bring the two sides to a common understanding to collaborate on the Syrian and Iraqi crises despite some …

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Russian Foreign Minister: ISIS threat has not vanished

Russia and Indonesia have agreed to increase contacts between their special service in the fight against the ISIS terror group (outlawed in Russia), Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following his talks with Indonesian …

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France has seen at least 270 ISIS militants return

France has seen 271 jihadi militants return from war zones in Iraq and Syria and all of them are subject to investigation by public prosecutors, the country's interior minister Gerard Collomb said in an interview with Le …

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US-led airstrikes kill 7 children in Syria's Raqqa

At least eight civilians, including seven children, were killed by US-led airstrikes on Syria's Raqqa against ISIS, SANA reported. The airstrikes targeted several residential areas in Raqqa overnight. The US-led coalition has …

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Iran’s Deputy FM leaves for Turkey - source

Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs, Hossein Jaberi Ansari, who also heads Iran’s delegation at Astana process for Syrian settlement, arrived in Turkey this morning. He is expected to hold talks with …

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 Russia's embassy in Damascus comes under fire

The Russian embassy’s compound in Damascus came under mortar fire today, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. "On August 2 the Russian embassy’s compound in Damascus came under a mortar attack from positions held by …

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Dozens dead in 'US-led strike' in Syria's al-Mayadeen

A suspected US-led coalition air raid on an ISIL-run prison in eastern Syria has killed at least 57 people, according to a monitoring group, Al Jazeera reports. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday that …

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US cuts aid to Syrian rebel group

On new orders from President Donald Trump, the U.S. military for the first time has cut ties to a Syrian rebel group. "They were a partner force of ours, and we can no longer support them because they don't …

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