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Lowcock added that many hundreds more have been injured and over 440,000 displaced and dozens of civilians killed or injured by shelling of the Security Council-listed terrorist group Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and the non-state armed groups associated with them.
Oman is one of the few Arab countries that kept normal relations with Damascus after Syria was suspended from the Arab League in 2011 with its crackdown on Arab Spring protests.
‘Syrian migration to Egypt is the best thing that happened to this country in years,’ says Twitter user
Syria’s Russian-backed military has been pressing an assault on rebels in their last major stronghold with air attacks and ground battles that have already forced tens of thousands to leave their homes.
Three Syrian soldiers killed in airstrikes near Damascus
Syrian state media said that 1 soldier was killed in an “Israeli aggression”
Russia, main ally of Al-Assad, rejects US “delusions campaign”
European powers call for immediate ceasefire
ICRC appealed for information about staff members abducted in Syria in 2013
Writers denounce Trump’s move, address electronic exams’ technical problems
In 2014, IS seized control over more than 8 million people in 88,000 sq km region
SDF made remarkable progress in fighting group
Update came after US, Turkish Presidents agreed to carry out US’ withdrawal in way which serves both interests
US President announced on 19 December to withdraw troops from Syria after claiming to defeat ISIS
Al-Qaeda, IS still threaten US national security, troops withdrawal could be retrograde step, says Senate Majority Leader
Bill includes increasing military support to Israel, Jordan
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation, Nikolai Patrushev, agreed on Tuesday on the importance of working closely to consolidate military and security efforts between the two countries, especially with regard to fighting terrorism and extremist ideology. The meeting, attended by the Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shokry, …
Egypt, Libya’s neighbours play integral part in resolving crisis, while other countries play dirty role, preventing any resolution, says prominent diplomat
Adana agreement was suspended since launch of Syrian uprising in 2011
Committee to include representatives from Syrian government, opposition, as well as civil society members
Attack left 4 Syrian soldiers killed, 6 wounded, say Russian forces in Syria
Israeli Iron Dome intercepts missiles fired towards Golan Heights
The IS-affiliated web site, Amaq, announced that a suicide attacker with an explosive vest had targeted a foreign military patrol.
Heavy violence in Hajin area of Deir-Ez-Zor governorate displaced 10,000 people since December
‘Terrorists can’t be your partners, allies,’ says Turkish official to Trump
“Netanyahu trying to get big pound of flesh from Trump in exchange for his decision to withdraw US forces,” says analyst
Israel has conducted 200 air raids against Syria
When America retreats, chaos follows, says US Secretary of State from Cairo
Decision was widely criticised by US allies in Europe
Comments came during press conference with Morocco’s Minister of Foreign Affairs