The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) claims that Russian air forces operating in Syria have launched powerful air strikes in Idlib province, under opposition control, despite a ceasefire agreement. “In the past 24 hours, Russian planes have carried out dozens of strikes throughout the province, including in the cities of Idlib and Sarakeb. This…

The Israeli website Nziv, which monitors events in Syria, refers to a growing confrontation between Russia and Iran in that country. On 21 January, this site, citing sources of the Syrian opposition, wrote that the fighting in the town of Hamah, in north-western Syria, has not only not stopped, but has also intensified. This region…

The Russian airbase at Hmeimimim in Syria lost contact on the evening of 17 September with a Russian Il-20 radio reconnaissance device, the Russian Ministry of Defence announced. “On September 17 at about 23:00 the communication was lost with the crew of the Russian IL-20 aircraft returning to the Hmeimim air base and over the…

More than 30,000 people have been displaced in Syria by the bombings of the regime and its Russian ally that have targeted Idleb province and adjacent insurgent territories since the beginning of this month, the UN announced on Monday. “We are deeply concerned about the recent escalation of violence that has resulted in the displacement…

Bombardments by the Russian-backed regime against Idleb province, the last insurgent stronghold in northwestern Syria, resumed on Sunday, September 9, 2018, after a brief pause, killing at least one person, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported. On Saturday, Russian fighters conducted the “most intense” strikes in one month, in preparation for the launch…

Russia on Saturday carried out the most intense air raids against Idleb province, the last rebel stronghold in war-torn Syria, since the Syrian regime threatened a month ago to launch an assault to resume it, according to an NGO. Nearly 60 air strikes have been carried out in the last three hours on several localities…

On September 4 2018, two Russian Sukhoi-34 warplanes on Tuesday destroyed a workshop of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda) in the province of Idlib where the militants were making armed unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and kept explosives in store, according to a statement of Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor…

Al-Sawa front between the army and ISIS Syrian government forces have restored control of the Hatil Dam near the administrative border between al-Suwayda and Rif Dimashq after brief clashes with ISIS terrorists. The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has also repelled an attack by ISIS on its positions in Khirbat Abu Khashabeh in the al-Safa area….

Al-Safa frontline About 100 ISIS members have been killed in the area of al-Safa in the southern Syrian desert since pro-government forces started the active phase of their military operation there. According to pro-government sources, this number is likely to grow further because clashes are still ongoing in the area. Idlib frontline The Syrian Arab…

The Syrian regime and its Russian ally intensified their air raids on Idleb province on Friday, killing 9 civilians in this northwest region dominated by jihadists and rebels, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). The province of Idleb, bordering Turkey, is one of the last provinces in Syria to escape the control…