U.S. tells Russia military cooperation in Syria is not guaranteed

Sep 17, 2016

U.S. tells Russia military cooperation in Syria is not guaranteed

The United States warned Russia on Friday that potential military cooperation envisioned by a cease-fire deal in Syria will not happen unless humanitarian aid begins to flow into Aleppo and other besieged communities. The warning came as President Barack Obama’s top national security aides ...

Syria truce to start but opposition yet to sign on

Sep 12, 2016

Syria truce to start but opposition yet to sign on

An internationally brokered cease-fire in Syria was due to begin at sundown on Monday but, with only hours to go, the country’s opposition forces had yet to sign on. The cease-fire deal, announced on Friday after marathon talks between Russia and the United States, ...