Category: Syria


United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urged all Lebanese parties to stop meddling in the Syrian conflict, in a report naming the Lebanon-based, Iran-backed Hezbollah. “The presence of unauthorized weapons in the hands of Hezbollah remains of serious concern and warrants […]


At least 20 civilians have been killed in an airstrike in the town of Kafr Batna in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta district, the White Helmets civil defense agency said late Monday. Earlier in the day, at least 34 civilians were killed […]


In a phone call, the French and U.S. presidents on Friday called for the “immediate” implementation of a cease-fire in Syria — especially the besieged Eastern Ghouta enclave — and said Russia must exert maximum pressure on the Syrian regime. […]


A full-scale military operation in Eastern Ghouta is inevitable and necessary, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zaharova said on Friday. Civilians cannot leave the region through a humanitarian corridor created by Russia because of continuous attacks, she said speaking at […]