Turkish post in Idlib hit 'deliberately' by Syrian attack

World Jun 17, 2019

Turkish post in Idlib hit 'deliberately' by Syrian attack

Turkey said Syrian government forces "deliberately" attacked on Sunday a Turkish military observation post in northwestern Syria. In a statement, the defense ministry said Turkish troops responded with "heavy weapons" after the artillery attack in Idlib province. Syrian forces launched an offensive to take the last ...

Syria regime airstrikes kill seven in latest Idlib bloodshed

World May 31, 2019

Syria regime airstrikes kill seven in latest Idlib bloodshed

Regime airstrikes on a jihadi enclave in northwest Syria killed seven civilians on Thursday, a monitor said, the latest deaths in a bloody wave of government attacks. Damascus and its ally, Russia, have pummeled Idlib province and surroundings over the past month despite a truce ...

World May 29, 2019

France has unverified 'indication' of chemical attack in Syria

France's top diplomat said Tuesday that the country had an "indication" that a chemical attack had been carried out in Syria's Idlib province this month, an attack alleged by Washington last week. "We have an indication that chemical weapons were used in the Idlib region, ...

Civilian toll mounts as Syria regime pounds jihadi bastion

World May 29, 2019

Civilian toll mounts as Syria regime pounds jihadi bastion

Another wave of regime airstrikes on Tuesday struck a jihadi bastion in northwest Syria where more than 40 civilians have been killed in several days of heavy bombardment, a war monitor said. Six children were among 12 people killed on Tuesday in government fire on ...

Syria regime steps up airstrikes in northwest and seizes small town

World May 27, 2019

Syria regime steps up airstrikes in northwest and seizes small town

Syrian government forces pounded positions in the northwest of the country on Sunday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, in the heaviest day of air strikes since launching a major campaign against the rebel-held territory nearly four weeks ago. The bombardment helped Russian-backed government ...