Astana-6 kicks off in Kazakhstan

The sixth round of negotiations on the settlement of the Syrian crisis - Astana-6 -began today in the capital of Kazakhstan with the meetings of working groups of the countries-guarantors of the truce in Syria. The main topic of the …

Massive militant attack on Syria's Idlib

About 9000 terrorists of Jabhat al-Nusra group seek to take control of Syria’s Idlib province to disrupt the creation of a de-escalation zone there, the head of the Russian General Staff’s Main Department Igor …

OPCW mission confirms sarin used in Idlib attack

The Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) said the banned nerve agent sarin was used in an attack in northern Syria in April that killed dozens of people, a report from a fact-finding team showed. After interviewing witnesses and …

Sarin or similar used in Idlib attack

Sarin or a similar banned toxin was used in an attack in Syria's Idlib province on April 4 that killed nearly 90 people, the global chemical weapons watchdog said on Wednesday, Reuters reported. The finding supported earlier testing …

Is West preparing new sanctions attack on Russia?

Britain is pushing western nations to impose new sanctions on Russia if it fails to cut ties with Syrian President Bashar Assad as the conflict over Syria escalates, the Times newspaper reported. British Foreign …