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Aleppo ( Syrian government forces and their affiliated militias managed, on Sunday, to recapture several areas near the city of Maskana, east of Aleppo, Qasioun News reported. The Syrian regime forces managed to retake the areas of ...
Aleppo ( Clashes broke out, on Sunday, between the Syrian opposition and the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Sheikh Eissa area, north of Aleppo, amid mutual shelling, Qasioun news agency reported. The clashes were followed by a ...
Beirut, May 28. /TASS/. The combined forces of the Syrian government troops and militia regained control over 12 settlements and farms some 100 kilometers east of Aleppo in the past day, a spokesman for the Syrian military command told the state-run ...
Tourists have crossed into the perimeters of Aleppo, Syria for the first time in years since the civil war began in 2012. According to reports, local travel agencies ...
Beirut, Lebanon (9:08 P.M.) - Under the overwhelming pressure of a series of relentless pro-government offensives conducted throughout the vertical length of Syria, vast sections of the country have been liberated from ISIS terrorists and US-backed ...
Damascus, Syria (1:20 P.M.) - On Saturday morning, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) secured a massive advance in southeastern Aleppo and managed to liberate an astonishing 11 villages from the Islamic State. Pushing rapidly southwards along the ...
For the first time in years Aleppo has welcomed tourists. A comprehensive tour was organized in one of the most ancient cities in the world by local tour agencies.
"In the eastern Aleppo streets beyond Abu Sami's house, little has changed since the December morning when he rediscovered his ruined city.
Aleppo ( Two members of the Syrian opposition were killed, on Friday, in a Kornet rockets shelling carried out by the government forces on Khalsa area, south of Aleppo, Qasioun news agency reported. At the same time, a woman and her ...
(RUPTLY) A guided walking-tour of Aleppo's major historic attractions took place on Friday, for the first time since the war-torn city was liberated from t.
"It is as though we lost a close relative," Haymen Rifai, 60, explained gravely as she stood with her two daughters in the war-pulverised centre of Aleppo. "Each time we come here it feels worse." She had not lost a loved one, but rather a cherished, ...
Damascus, Syria (1:10 P.M.) - Amaq Agency released a new batch of pictures on Thursday, showing ISIS units scouting out advances conducted by the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) in the Maskanah Plains, located on the provincial border between Raqqa and ...
Urban planner Christoph Wessling poses for an AFP interview in his office at the university in Cottbus on May 17, 2017. With its crushed facades, pulverized houses and skeletons of buildings, one of the world's oldest cities, Aleppo, has been utterly ...
Scholars are preparing for Aleppo's eventual reconstruction by creating a super-detailed map of the Unesco-listed old city and its treasures.
YEREVAN, MAY 25, ARMENPRESS. In general, the situation in Aleppo is good, the city's recovery works are being carried out normally, Jirair Reisian - Armenian lawmaker of Syria's Parliament told Armenpress, stating that after Aleppo's liberation the ...
Aleppo ( Syrian regime forces and their affiliated militias managed to recapture Kharbet Khezraf and Albuagoz Villages, east of Aleppo, Qasioun News reported on Thursday. The syrian security forces recaptured the villages, after ...
Damascus, Syria (3:30 P.M.) - Syrian government forces continue their military operation aimed at encircling the last stronghold of the Islamic State in Aleppo province. Today, government troops, backed by heavy Syrian and Russian airstrikes ...
One morning in mid-December, a group of soldiers banged on the door of a house in eastern Aleppo. A male voice responded from inside: "Who are you?
Aleppo ( Syrian government forces and their affiliated militias managed, on Wednesday, to recapture villages and towns near the city of Maskana, east of Aleppo, Qasioun news agency reported. The government forces advanced into Wadi ...
The Syrian Army and armed forces units re-established control over al-Jarah Airport and restored security and stability to a number of villages and towns in the eastern countryside of Aleppo, after killing and injuring around 3,000 ISIL terrorists. A ...
Damascus, Syria (3:17 A.M.) - Soon after the capture of the strategic Jirah Airbase in Aleppo's eastern countryside, the Syrian Arab Army's elite Tiger Forces would proceed to capture dozens of villages and hilltops from the wavering ISIS terrorists of ...
Aleppo ( The Syrian Democratic Forces, on Tuesday, shelled the opposition-held city of Mare', in the northern countryside of Aleppo, Qasioun news agency reported. Meanwhile, opposition forces managed to foil an attempt by the Syrian ...
Damascus, Syria (7:00 P.M.) - Aleppine children are busy getting back to sport classes as their home city continues its long way to restoration of normal life.
A surgeon set to operate on injured victims of Monday's suicide bombing in Manchester previously worked as a volunteer and performed similar procedures in hospitals in rebel-held Syria.
In 2012, as civil war began to tear apart his hometown of Aleppo, in Syria, 10-year-old Mohammed Qutaish set out to rebuild it, piece by piece, in miniature, relying on his own vision as a blueprint.
Aleppo ( Syrian opposition announced, on Monday, repulsing an attack launched by the Syrian Democratic Forces, in an attempt to advance into al-Homran area, north of Aleppo. The Syrian opposition also revealed that about 10 members ...
Damascus, Syria (6:35 P.M.) - More than 15000 small business enterprises have been re-opened in the largest Syrian city, Aleppo, according to a statement.
Beirut, Lebanon (11:30 P.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) liberated more territory in the eastern countryside of Aleppo, Monday, pushing their way to the strategic Sugar Factory and nearby town of Ras Al-'Ayn.
Damascus, Syria (2:10 P.M.) - Although the Syrian Arab Army's (SAA) elite Tiger Forces have liberated some 20 villages with relative ease this month alone, ISIS has stubbornly deployed some of its own seasoned units to hold their ground in the ...
Beirut, Lebanon (6:20 A.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has made a huge push in the eastern countryside of Aleppo recently, liberating a large chunk of territory along the Aleppo-Raqqa Highway. Led by the Tiger Forces, the Syrian Arab army ...
Aleppo ( warplanes bombarded several areas in Maskana town, in the eastern countryside of Aleppo, while clashes continued between regime forces and the Islamic State militants, a war monitor reported on Saturday.
Damascus, Syria (2:15 P.M.) - On Friday afternoon, an Islamic State suicide bomber dodged government gunfire and detonated tons of explosives meters from a Tiger Forces unit, likely causing heavy casualties in the process.
A Sundance-prize winning documentary is giving audiences a tragic look at the ongoing conflict in Syria and its devastating effects.
Damascus, Syria (10:40 P.M.) - Life has been steadily getting back to normal in Aleppo city since its complete liberation from jihadist forces in December.
Beirut, Lebanon (11:45 A.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) renewed their offensive in the eastern countryside of Aleppo, today, striking the Islamic State's (ISIL) positions at the northern part of the Maskanah Plain.
Historians tell us that Aleppo is one of the oldest and continuously inhabited cities in the world and dates from around the fifth millennium BC, possibly even earlier, and that it was an independent kingdom in 1800BC, roughly a thousand years before ...
Earlier on Thursday, Syrian state media and SOHR said ISIL fighters attacked villages near the only useable road that links the government-controlled cities of Aleppo and Homs, killing many residents. SOHR said 52 people, civilians and fighters on both ...
Beirut, Lebanon (2:15 P.M.) - Syrian farmers were filmed harvesting wheat crops in the As-Safira district of Aleppo Governorate, Thursday, the first wheat harvest since the area was captured from militants.
Amman: Hundreds of displaced Syrians in the east Aleppo countryside held protests this week, demanding the right to return to their towns that were declared ...
Damascus, Syria (10:45 P.M.) - On Thursday afternoon, ISIS units carried out a series of hit-and-run attacks along the vulnerable government-held supply road linking Aleppo to the government mainland of central Syria. Amaq Agency published pictures ...
Similar clashes took place northeast of the city of al- Salamiyah, north of the province of Hama, in which nine government troops and 15militants died.
Amman: Hundreds of displaced Syrians in the east Aleppo countryside held protests this week, demanding the right to return to their towns that were declared military zones when the Assad regime defeated the Islamic State in the area three months ago.
Beirut, Lebanon (9:20 P.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) made a significant advance towards the Islamic State (ISIL) stronghold of Maskanah, yesterday, liberating several villages in a short period of time around the eastern countryside of the Aleppo ...
Beirut, Lebanon (10:00 P.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) is on a roll, today, liberating a large chunk of territory in the eastern countryside of Aleppo. Led by the Tiger Forces, the Syrian Arab army began the day by advancing southeast of the Tal ...
Aleppo ( Six persons, including four children, had been killed in Aleppo province, on Wednesday, due to air strikes, raids and sniper fire, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.
Damascus, Syria (6:10 P.M.) - On Wednesday, Islamist militants of Failaq Al-Sham group, affiliated with the so-called Free Syrian Army (FSA), ambushed a squad of Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Dandaliyah town south of Jarablus city in northern ...
The consecration of Aleppo took place on the 100th anniversary of the first Marian apparition at Fatima, the same day that Pope Francis celebrated the Mass of canonization of the shepherd children Francisco and Jacinta Marto at the Fatima Shrine in ...
Beirut, Lebanon (4:10 P.M.) - The restoration of Aleppo's main thermal power plant was underway, Wednesday, as engineers attempted to bring power back to the Syrian city, after militants sabotaged its machinery.
Ambulance driver and paramedic Mohammad Alaa Aljaleel, says he began caring for the desperate animals in what was rebel-held eastern Aleppo in 2013. "As people were fleeing and leaving their neighborhoods, the cats started to come to my area ...
Beirut, Lebanon (6:10 P.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) seized two villages in the eastern countryside of Aleppo, Wednesday, after advancing south of the.





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