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BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:15 A.M.) - The jihadist rebels launched a major offensive in the southeastern countryside of Hama, tonight, targeting several areas under the control of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA). Led by Hay'at Tahrir Al-Sham and Faylaq Al-Sham, the jihadist rebels stormed the Syrian ...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:15 P.M.) - The jihadist rebels launched a major counter-offensive in the southeastern countryside of Hama last night, targeting the areas that were recently captured by the Syrian Arab Army's (SAA). Led by Hay'at Tahrir Al-Sham and Faylaq Al-Sham, the jihadist rebels began ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:00 A.M.) - A massive explosion could be heard throughout Hama, tonight, after a Syrian military weapons storage exploded in the northern countryside of the province. According to a military source in Hama, the weapons storage was located between the Syrian Army strongholds ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) - A ceasefire was announced this afternoon in the southeastern countryside of the Hama Governorate, following a back-and-forth battle between the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and jihadist rebels. According to a military source in Damascus, the ceasefire was established ...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:20 A.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) continued their offensive in the southeastern countryside of the Hama Governorate on Monday, seizing several localities from the jihadist rebels in this area. Led by their 4th and 11th divisions, the Syrian Arab Army was able to infiltrate ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:10 A.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army scored a new advance in the southeastern countryside of the Hama Governorate, seizing another town from the jihadist rebels in the area. Led by their 4th and 11th divisions, the Syrian Arab Army advanced from the recently captured town of Salim ...
The Syrian regime launched a renewed assault on opposition groups in the province of Homs yesterday, according to Syrian news agency Zaman Al-Wasl. At least three civilians, including one child, were killed by government forces in the eastern countryside of the province, as airstrikes fell on the ...
The DGGM said that it registered 510,448 Syrians coming through the designated border gates in 2017, and 91,866 so far in 2018, and provided them with .... Human Rights Watch interviewed the 21 Syrian asylum seekers who had tried multiple times to cross the border, but had been pushed back to Syria ...
Coordinated out of Gaziantep, Turkey, nearly 1200 vaccination teams, supported and trained by WHO and the Syria Immunization Group, are fanning out across Idleb and parts of Aleppo, Homs and Hama for the first of 2 rounds of a polio vaccination campaign targeting 764 550 children under the age of 5.
Within the last 11 days alone, at least 56 people have been killed by airstrikes in opposition-held parts of Idlib and Hama provinces. Syria remains locked in a devastating conflict that began in 2011 when the Assad regime cracked down on demonstrators with unexpected ferocity. According to UN officials, ...
WFP dispatched food assistance for 2.7 million people in all 14 Syrian governorates under the February cycle, achieving 90 percent of the monthly plan. • Despite the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2401, which established a ceasefire, the security situation continued to worsen across Syria, ...
NOTE: Earlier it was incorrectly reported that the massacre site was near Ar-Rayhan in East Ghouta – this was do to a misreading of the source material. The author apologizes for any misunderstanding. BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:48 P.M.) – Moments ago, the Syrian Army discovered two mass graves in the ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:00 P.M.) – The Syrian Army and its allies have successfully reversed all gains made by militant groups during a surprise offensive in the northern countryside of Hama province earlier today (Wednesday). As mentioned earlier, rebel forces initially managed to make some gains during ...
DAMASCUS, March 14 (Xinhua) -- An array of rebel groups on Wednesday unleashed a wide-scale offensive in the countryside of Hama province in central Syria as part of retaliation against the Syrian military operations in the capital Damascus' Eastern Ghouta countryside, a monitor group reported.
BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:37 P.M.) – Several hours ago, combined forces of the Al-Qaeda affiliate militias Ha'yat Tahrir al-Sham (better known by its former name Jabhat al-Nusra) and Turkistan Islamic Party launched a big assault against the Syrian Army in Hama and Latakia provinces. The attack targeted ...

An offensive against the group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in late August, followed by a rapid escalation in conflict in northern Hama in mid-September, resulted in large-scale displacement, both within and out of the governorate to neighbouring Idleb. In December, 44% of the ...
SANA's correspondent said that the army units engaged in violent clash using various types of weapons with the terrorists of Jabhat al-Nusra and other groups affiliated to it positioned in al-Sathiyat area after the terrorists attacked army positions in Tal Dara and Qebet al-Kurdi to the east of Hama.
BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – On Wednesday, rebel forces launched a powerful offensive against Syrian pro-government forces in the northern countryside of Hama province. The assault involved various militant groups – some of them linked to the Free Syrian Army, others affiliated to Al-Qaeda and at ...
Ahrar al-Sham and Nour al-Din al-Zenki Movement, two of the largest opposition groups in Syria, decided Sunday to join forces under the Syrian Liberation Front, creating the biggest ... The front, consisting of mostly Syrians, currently continues to fight in Idlib, Hama, Homs, Western Aleppo and Damascus.
Rebel fighters from the Ahrar al Sham carry their weapons as they move towards their positions near Morek frontline in the northern countryside of Hama, Syria, on March 16, 2015. (Reuters). Two Syrian rebel factions announced they were merging on Sunday, in an apparent attempt to pre-empt a broader ...
Abu Abdullah al-Ghazzawi joined the ranks of ISIS in Syria at some point during 2013. Prior to that he was an active member of the Hamas rebel group in Gaza. Reports also mention that twenty days prior to being killed by Syrian airpower in rural Hama, Abu Abdullah al-Ghazzawi had been wounded, ...
A Russian solider looks on near Syrian fighters and villagers as a Russian military convoy arrives in Kaoukab a small village near the city of Hama on May 4, 2016. Under pressure from Russia and the United States, the Syrian army agreed on to respect a two-day truce in the war-ravaged city of Aleppo.
Since the beginning of November 2017, the eastern side of Hama governorate, which is under the control of the opposition forces, has been witnessing an escalation of military actions by the Syrian regime forces. The regime has increased the volume of the shelling, as its advancing has led to the flight of ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:45 A.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army and allied paramilitary groups have kicked-off an operation to expunge Al-Qaeda-linked forces from a large rebel bastion situated on the provincial border of Homs and Hama governorates. On Monday, the Syrian Army and allied militias launched an ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:50 P.M.) – On Wednesday, Russian warplanes targeted militant positions and underground bases at the rebel-held town of Al-Latamenah – located in northern Hama province – with pinpoint strikes using a combination of bunker-buster, conventional and thermobaric (fuel-air) bombs.
Turkish military and Free Syrian Army cleared another village of PYD/PKK terrorists in northwestern Syria near the Turkish border on Wednesday. ... Staff, Operation Olive Branch aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as protect Syrians from terrorist cruelty and ...
A confrontation escalated along the Syrian-Israeli front the morning of February 10, opening a new destabilizing chapter to the Syrian war. A Syrian anti-aircraft battery downed an Israeli Air Force F-16 fighter aircraft that had penetrated Syrian airspace, seriously wounding the pilot. The incident immediately ...
BEIRUT (AFP) - The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria militant group has been ousted from northwestern Syria's Idlib province after a final group of militants surrendered to ... Syrian government troops pushed them out of Hama and into Idlib province last week, Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman said.
Wagner, which is under US sanctions for supporting separatists in eastern Ukraine, has several hundred contractors in Syria, according to analysts. In December, Nikolay Tikhonivch from Tomsk was killed "in the area of the Hama-Idlib highway," according to a social-media post from the "Rus" patriotic ...
The Islamic State group has been ousted from northwestern Syria's Idlib province after a final group of the jihadists surrendered to hardline rebels on Tuesday, a spokesman ... Syrian government troops pushed them out of Hama and into Idlib province last week, Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman said.
Baghdadi is hiding out in the desert on the Syrian side of the Syria-Iraq border northeast of Deir Ezzor province, said Abu Ali al-Basri, director general of Iraq's intelligence and counter-terrorism ... There have been reports of the group launching numerous attacks against Syrian troops in Hama province.
BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:48 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army and allied paramilitaries have launched a new offensive operation against armed rebel groups in a large militant enclave straddling the provincial border of Homs and Hama. Moments ago, military-affiliated sources reported that that the Syrian Army ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:30 A.M.) – The Islamist rebels launched a surprise attack inside the northern part of the Hama Governorate, Saturday, targeting the Syrian Arab Army's (SAA) positions at the Zaleen Checkpoint and its surrounding area. Led by Jaysh Al-'Izza, the Islamist rebels attempted to infiltrate ...
The latest fighting comes after the Syrian army said on Friday it had routed IS from the Idlib's neighbouring provinces of Hama and Aleppo. Government forces had allowed IS militants to leave the besieged pocket of territory at the intersection of Aleppo, Idlib and Hama provinces, and go to southern Idlib.
At the time, the Syrian Army was occupied with defeating encircled ISIS terrorists in northeast Hama and when news of the attack near Sinjar came through, an emergency battle-group comprising reserve forces from Ash-Shutayb and nearby villages on the western axis of the terrorist pocket was sent to ...
Kafr Zita serves as stronghold for the Free Syrian Army affiliate group Jaysh al-Izaa which maintains a strong presence in northern Hama province. ... At the present time, Russian jets are being restricted to high-altitude precision bombing missions in Syria following the shoot-down of a Su-25 ground attack ...
The General Command of the Army and Armed Forces announced in a statement that the Syrian Arab Army, in cooperation with allied forces, liberated a large number of towns, villages, and farms in the countryside of Hama, Idlib, and Aleppo provinces from Daesh (ISIS), reported the state-run Syrian Arab ...
"The Syrian army, together with the allied forces, has liberated a large number of settlements in Hama, Aleppo and Idlib provinces… This is a strategic success, since it means a complete purge of Hama and Aleppo provinces of Islamic State group, as well as the elimination of the majority of the Nusra Front ...
On Friday, Syrian troops finished clearing the last ISIS-held towns along the highway linking Hama to Aleppo via the hilltop town of Tal ad-Daman, de facto gaining ... Whilst not as wide or developed as the better known M-5 highway, the Tal ad-Daman highway still represents a major road-link with Syria.
BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:45 P.M.) – Russian and Syrian airpower has stepped up its attacks against Islamic State militants across territory held by the terrorist group in the country's northwest – namely in the province of Hama. The Russian Aerospace Forces and Syrian Arab Air Force are now shifting their ...
Breaking: Syrian Army snatches 2 more towns in northeast Hama as troops prepare to strike at key ISIS stronghold ... Overall, the pace of the Syrian Army's operation against ISIS across Hama province and other areas of northwest Syria under the terrorist group's control is expected to drastically increase ...
In one development, opposition groups that Turkey actively supports are fighting to keep the Syrian army from moving inward, from north of Hama and south of Aleppo. In the other development, as part of a plan to lower tensions by deploying military observers, Turkey is trying to position itself as a barrier ...
Around this time last year, the Ghazouls, a refugee family from Syria, were far less certain about what the next day might hold. Naief and ... When the uprising in 2011 led to military strikes on their neighborhood by Bashar al-Assad's forces, the Ghazouls relocated to Hama, in west-central Syria. But as the ...
Syrian Army forces continued clashes with Daesh terrorists in northeastern Hama, regaining control of the villages of Job Zariq, southern Abu Khanadeq and Mazra'a al-Aw in southern Abyan. The troops also captured another strategic region in northeastern Hama, a hill overlooking the village of Rasm ...
As my recent trip to Syria proved, wars can be at their most dangerous when they're coming to an end ... Walid Jabbour, like his colleagues, was making a record of the Syrian army's war, as ruthless a struggle as any in the recent history of the Middle East. He was ... Syrians have seen the unedited footage.
Last week, the Turkish military invaded Syria, joining the rebel Free Syrian Army in an attempt to oust U.S.-backed Kurds administering the region. ... defeated nationwide, but it continued to offer resistance in the far eastern province of Deir Ezzor and another pocket in the west central region of Hama.
An offensive against the group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in late August, followed by a rapid escalation in conflict in northern Hama in mid-September resulted in large-scale displacement, both within and out of the governorate to neighbouring Idleb. In December, 58% of ...
A hospital built under 20m (60 feet) of rock in a rebel-held part of central Syria has been wrecked by a powerful air strike, medical sources say. They say the hospital in Hama province - regarded as one of the best protected in the country - was put out of service by Thursday's strike. No casualties are ...


 

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