Khamenei: Collapse of Daesh is defeat of US

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said the victory over the Islamic State (IS, Daesh) terrorist group in Iraq and Syria is a defeat of the US in the region, Middle East Monitor reported …

De Mistura to arrive in Moscow tomorrow

U.N. special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura will visit Moscow tomorrow for talks on the situation in Syria, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said. De Mistura will meet Russian …

Turkey and UK to discuss fight against terrorism

Turkey and the United Kingdom will hold the political consultations between delegations headed by Turkey's Undersecretary and the Permanent Under Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Sir Simon …

Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syrian issue

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone on Tuesday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. "On the heels of an exchange of opinions in a telephone …

 Russia's embassy in Damascus shelled from mortars

Russia’s embassy in Damascus came under mortar shelling from terrorists’ positions yesterday evening,  the Russian Foreign Ministry said. "In a mortar shelling of Damascus conducted from terrorists’ positions …